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Once in awhile, everyone needs a small getaway to a tropical destination from our busy daily schedules. Sometimes we long to lay under the sun, enjoying a cocktail or coconut juice right beside the pool.

What do you think about the direct pool access rooms? Can you imagine waking up in the morning, and having a pool right at your doorstep? Tropical surroundings, turquoise water resembling Thailand’s seas, and a tranquil environment.

You definitely wouldn’t say no!

Read on for 15 hotels with direct pool access rooms in Phuket, that look luxurious but are affordable at the same time. So get your planner ready and choose your favourite hotel!

1. Enter a musical world – The Melody Phuket Hotel

Aptly named, The Melody Hotel is another themed hotel (it’s music-themed!) adorned with musical instruments and notes on its walls.


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The tranquil environment and the pool that’s right on your terrace are the main ingredients to a great holiday – and this is not all the hotel offers.


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You can get a massage, enjoy the spa, get some exercise and even reach that inner harmony at the yoga room.


If you want to dip in the pool and sip on some cocktails, it’s not a problem either. The poolside bar is open all the time. And for a delicious coffee, you can head to the Beat Café!


The Melody Phuket Hotel

Rate: From USD $46  (Approximately 1,636 Baht)
Address: 179 Patak Road, Karon, Muang, Phuket , 83100 Kata Beach
Contact: +66 (0) 9-8083-3306

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2. Adults Only! – Chanalai Romantica Resort

One of the top picks at Kata Beach, Chanalai Romantica Resort is for those who seek a fun, romantic and memorable vacation.


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This is an adults-only resort with no kids under 12 allowed. Take pleasure in the peaceful environment, spending the day at the pool and sunbathing – while sipping on a cocktail provided at the poolside bar.


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The hotel’s proximity to the lively Kata Beach area, makes it easy for you to stroll down the streets and experience Phuket at one of its best.


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And for those adventure seekers, the hotel staff can provide all the useful information on tours available!

Chanalai Romantica Resort

Rate: From USD $49 (Approximately 1,706 Baht)
Address: 62 Kata Road, Tambol Karon, Muang, Kata
Contact: +66 76 333 105

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3. Indulge in calming greenery – The Title Beach Front

The perfect combination of green and blue is what makes this hotel special – along with the surrounding beautiful garden and blue tile lined pool that creates a calm environment for your stay here.


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Cool off on a hot day swimming whole afternoon or chill at the balcony on less sunny days, and choose from suite or studio rooms that have direct access to the hotel pool via the balcony.


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There’s even an indoor sauna is available for you anytime you want to enjoy a steamy session!


Rooms are well equipped with all the necessary items. And if you feel like cooking at some point, the rooms are equipped with full kitchenware – while indoor dining areas offer various meals for your picking.


Want to go out and explore the city? No problem. The city activities are easily accessible from the hotel!

The Title Beach Front

Rate: From USD $47  (Approximately 1,424 Baht)
Address: 456/33, 456/83 Moo 6, Viset Road, Rawai
Contact: +66 910416954

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4. It’s tranquil and near Yanui Beach! – The Windmill Phuket Hotel

Wake up to a tranquil view of crystal clear blue water and enjoy the pool right by your spacious room. For utter rejuvenation, don’t forget to the spa at the hotel for a great massage!


For outdoor activities, Yanui Beach is a mere 2-minute walk from here, while the Promethem Cape is about 800m away.



If you crave some BBQ, the hotel has a special facility to satisfy your needs and provide for a great bonding activity with your vacation group. On-site, there’s also the coffee shop, restaurant, and poolside bar available for food and drinks.


And if you want to do some cardio or release some steam, head to the gym and burn your calories (or stress) away!

The Windmill Phuket Hotel

Rate: From USD $47 (Approximately 1,667 Baht)
Address: 64/27 Yanui Beach, Moo6, Rawai, Muang, Naiharn
Contact: +66 076 613860

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5. Ooh, an airplane-themed hotel! – Marina Express-Aviator-Phuket Airport

Have you ever been to a hotel with airplane themed décor? We bet you have not. And this is why you should try staying here on your next trip to Phuket!


Apart from being unique, this hotel also comes with rooms with direct pool access. Double win!


The long swimming pool is surrounded by greenery which creates a nice, calming atmosphere. And if you’re the type that needs to exercise even while on vacation, you can easily get in a workout at the gym.



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For foodie lovers, the in-house Harbour Café offers modern architecture and delicious meals.


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Additionally, the location of this hotel is pretty great with its close proximity to Blue Canyon Country Club and Nai Yang Beach – good if you’re looking for something slightly more secluded from the crowded areas of Patong.

PS: Interestingly enough, the airport from this hotel is a mere 1km away!

Marina Express-Aviator-Phuket Airport

Rate: From USD $47  (Approximately 1,654 Baht)
Address: 130 Moo 1, Sakhu, Thalang, Phuket Airport
Contact: +660 76 205 366, +660 61 823 5800

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6. Nothing but pure relaxation – The Palmery Resort and Spa

Modern rooms adorned with contemporary décor and direct pool access are what you can look forward to here!


Choose either deluxe or suite rooms and enjoy the azure swimming pool with small bushes lined up along the edge of terrace and pool.


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Apart from indulging in a day at the pool and sunbathing, you can also take pleasure in the spa and sauna offered here.


When hungry, head to the in-house Blue Latan Restaurant with a wide selection of international meals!


To keep family and friends back home updated on your relaxing holiday, you’ll be happy to know that the hotel has free Wi-Fi accessible from all areas, and each room has a safe for the safety of guests.


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The Palmery Resort and Spa

Rate: From USD $40 (Approximately 1,396 Baht)
Address: 82/20 Khoktanod Rd., Kata
Contact: +6676-333-171;  +6676-333-172

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7. Have a holiday full of fun and cheer – Tuana The Phulin Resort

The first impression you’ll get once you step in this hotel is the bright and sunny mood thanks to the cheery yellow walls and decor in the lobby and some of the rooms.


Stay in one of the well-equipped Thai-styled rooms adorned with modern wood furnishings – and importantly, the hotel’s deluxe double bedroom rooms with direct access to theoutdoor pool, where you can easily enjoy sunbathing and dipping in water.


Additionally, you can get a relaxing massage right by the pool too!


Families with children can have much fun here with the hotel’s kids’ corner and playground for its young guests.


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And if you are up for some adventure and cultural experience, take a tour of the island’s important landmarks with a tour arranged by the hotel!

Tuana The Phulin Resort

Rate: From USD $27  (Approximately 943 Baht)
Address: 10/2 Soi Patak 18, Patak Road, Karon

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8. It’s near the beach and cultural landmarks too – Ratana Hill Hotel

High palm trees lined up along the curvy-shaped pool with emerald green water is a perfect place to have your getaway from everyday life.



Read a book, listen to your music, enjoy a glass of your favorite cocktail or simply dive in the pool. It is simply relaxing here.



Overlooking the Andaman Sea, Rattana Hill is located near the lively Patong Beach if you want to hit the beach while you’re here.  And for culture adventure lovers, the city’s significant landmarks are easily accessible, such as Wat Suwankeereewong or Wat Suan Khiri Wong!

Ratana Hill Hotel

Rate: From USD $48  (Approximately 1,681 Baht)
Address: 9, 50 Pee Road, Kathu, Patong
Contact: +66 76 345 879 , +66 76 345 252

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9. Indulge in the peaceful ambiance – Thai Palace Resort

Surrounded by beautiful and lush greenery, the hotel has two outdoor pools. One is exclusively for guests staying at the deluxe double rooms that have direct pool access, and the other pool right next to it is  accessible by all visitors.


The rectangle-shaped pool that is right at your terrace doorstep is adorned with beautiful fountains, while the second one has a separate pool for children integrated within the bigger pool. Additionally, a small waterfall flowing from the rocks adds to the peaceful ambiance at the pool!



If you’re not out by the pool, relax and enjoy a massage service, and free WiFi in your room!


And if you’re feeling nibbly, feel free to check out the in-house restaurant La Croisette that serves a great menu of local and international cuisine – or walk to a selection of bars scattered in the neighborhood.

PS: For a great sunset view, the Promthep Cape is just a 3-minute drive away from the hotel!

Thai Palace Resort

 Rate: From USD $49  (Approximately 1,717 Baht)
Address: 52/8 Moo 6, Witset Road, Rawai
Contact: + 66 7628 8042

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Special Mention 1: Don’t want to stay near Patong Beach? Try Nai Yang Beach! – Proud Phuket Hotel

Surrounded by lush green bushes and trees, this hotel is a perfect place for any kind of traveller.


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Here you can spend days in the outdoor swimming pool, get your favorite beverage at the poolside bar and enjoy the day to the fullest.



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In the evening, you can head to the spa and pamper yourself with a relaxing massage.


Do you crave for some pastries and coffee? Then head to the Ang Ku Tea House and try some delicious sweets!10-6-angku-tea-house-collage

The location is perfect too. It is just minutes’ walk from Nai Yang Beach and the Sirinath National Park, while the main town is 30 minutes away.


Proud Phuket Hotel

Rate: From USD $79 (Approximately 2,775 Baht)
Address: 135, Soi Naiyang 2, Saku, Thalang, Phuket , 83110 Nai Yang Beach
Contact: +660 76 380 499

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Special Mention 2: Looking for a poolside bar? – Wabi Sabi Boutique Hotel

Enjoy every moment of your stay here with wooden chairs and huge pillows to lounge on right outside of your terrace. The big pool is a great place to spend most of your vacation at!


Simple and elegant décor in the rooms create a calming ambiance, and for further relaxation, you can have a well-deserved massage or slow stroll through the lush garden of the hotel.


Apart from the different ways to enjoy your stay at this hotel, you’ll be happy to know that there’s a poolside bar available for those who can’t resist chilling at a bar in the pool! The hotel also offers various dining areas including a bar and a coffee shop.


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And for those who do not want to leave the pool, feel free to order room service and enjoy a delicious meal without stepping away from the pool.


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Located at Kamala Beach, Wabi Sabi Hotel is one of the best places to stay around the area!

Wabi Sabi Boutique Hotel

Rate: Premier Suites from USD $56 (Approximately 1,967 Baht)
Address: 73/183 Moo, Kamala
Contact: +66 0 76 385 470

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Special Mention 3: For those who love a good infinity pool – Andakira Hotel

Andakira Hotel features an infinity pool, making it an easy choice for those who enjoy this particular type of swimming pool.


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You can easily spend the whole day at the pool or in the spa, relax completely and enjoy your favorite reads.



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If you fancy some cocktails, there’s the pool bar that comes with great views of the sunset too! For family vacationers, there is a special pool for kids so you can be sure they’ll have fun too.


PS: If you can’t score the room with direct access to the pool, you might be interested in one of the rooms on the upper terraces – these are the ones with breathtaking views of the Patong landscape!


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Located on Patong Beach, staying at this hotel means easy access to dining areas, shopping malls, and nightlife options.

Andakira Hotel

Rate: From USD $60  (Approximately 2,121 Baht)
Address: 222 Phangmuang Sai Ko Road, Patong

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Special Mention 4: Get fancy with views of the Andaman Sea – Manathai Surin Phuket

One of the top picks around Surin Beach, Manathai Surin Phuket Hotel is distinguished by its stylish décor and interior, which perfectly combines traditional Asian details with modern style.


Its courtyard pool is easy to access from the rooms next to it, making your stay at the hotel even more comfortable.


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However, if rooms with direct pool access are unavailable, other rooms will let you enjoy marvelous views of turquoise water and white sand beach since the hotel faces the Andaman Sea.

The rooms have special warm lighting in order for you to feel comfy and cosy, and come fully equipped with rain showers for your full enjoyment.11-4-manathai-104

And if you want to explore the area, the hotel can arrange customised tours to the famous Phi Phi Islands or Phang Nga Bay.

Lastly, the hotel’s restaurant, Pad Thai, offers you a wide range of both Thai and international cuisine.


Manathai Surin Phuket

Rate: From USD $67  (Approximately 2,340 Baht)
Address: 121/1, Surin Beach Rd., Cherng Talay, Surin
Contact: +66 7627 0900-10

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Special Mention 5: Detox from the city – Avantika Boutique Hotel

Elements of water, air, earth and fire are the main focus of the design here. It makes a perfect environment for your relaxing getaway from the city!


Gorgeous hardwood floors, comfortable bedding, and calming design is what you can look forward to, apart from a detoxing vacation spent by the pool.


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If you want to take a break from swimming and would like to do some shopping, the Jungceylon Mall is close by – along with some nightlife venues if you’re keen on exploring the night culture of Phuket!


What some more luxury elements in your vacation? Rent a private yacht or speedboat at the hotel and have some exclusive fun with your family and loved ones.


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Free WiFi, shuttle service and other convenient amenities are available at the hotel, so you do not need to worry about anything other than creating memories here!

Avantika Boutique Hotel

Rate: From USD $68 (Approximately 2,409 Baht)
Address: 4/1 Thaweewong Road, Patong, Kathu

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Special Mention 6: Family fun – Amaya Beach Resort and Spa Phuket

Want to experience high-quality facilities and be near the attractions of Phuket? Then this resort is definitely for you.


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With its big outdoor pool with direct access to the rooms, spa services and relaxation opportunities await you here.


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The poolside bar located right in the middle of the pool is accessible by swimming and a small bridge. You can easily have your dinner right here and enjoy the calming water at the same time.


Rooms are also spacious and equipped with all the important facilities to make your stay here comfortable. Families with kids can also easily unwind here, as the resort features a special pool for its young visitors.


And when you’re done exploring all the facilities of the hotel, don’t forget to check out the must-see landmarks of the town located nearby.

Amaya Beach Resort and Spa Phuket

Rate: From USD $77 (Approximately 2,692 Baht)
Address: 186/20 Thaweewong Road, Patong
Contact: +66 07668 7666; +66 09 135 0866

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Ready for your pool-side holiday in Phuket? We sure are!

Let us know which hotel you like the best in the comments below! We’d love to hear from you. 😀

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