Starwood’s newest private island resort ‘Naka Island’ to open in Phuket
Starwood Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of a private luxury resort, Naka Island, which is located at the coast of Phuket. This beautiful Island resort will be opened to public in November this year. Situated at Thailand’s southernmost province, the resort will soon be a collection of Resorts & Spas. The island is situated amid breathtaking Andaman Sea, surrounded by lush green landscape, coconut groves and beautiful beaches.
The Island is 100 square kilometers in size and has 67 exclusive villas spread in exceptionally large 450 square area. The huge sized villas have private plunge pools, open air bathrooms, sala pavilion and large outdoor space. Each villa will also feature comprehensive library, indoor sound system and extravagant views over Phang Nga Bay and Phuket Island.
How to reach
Set on Naka Yai Island, the resort is just 25 minutes away from Phuket’s International Airport. One can reach to the Island only through speedboat and the whole Island is easily navigable on foot or a bicycle as it is spread on just 100 square kilometers.
Each guest will be provided with an ‘Experienced Guide’ who will act as a concierge, guest relations officer and a personal butler who will take care of each and every need of the guests. This Experience Guide will book a dining reservation, will arrange for outing and sightseeing, will take you to the driving trips and will help you to explore the Island and other nearby places.
The resort has an exceptional seaside sitting all day running restaurant Tonsai which offers healthy and tempting cuisine of the region. The island also has an open beachside grill house which is a delight for seafood lovers. wine lovers can also enjoy at the extensive wine cellar in the Z Bar along with magnificent sunset views.
The Naka Island has the largest spa in the region that offers complete peace of mind, body and soul through their world class spa therapies. The Spa is bespoke for every individual guest at the Island.
Known as the “Pearl of the Andaman,” Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and one of Southeast Asia’s most highly-regarded destinations. Phuket FantaSea is just 28.0 km away from the Island and also offers exciting jungle experience. Apart from these attractions, Golfers have three wonderful courses to choose from: Laguna Phuket Golf Club, Blue Canyon Country Club, and Mission Hills Golf Course.
Wayne Buckingham, Starwood Hotels & Resorts’ regional vice president of Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia commented:
“We are thrilled to introduce The Naka Island, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Phuket to people with a sense of adventure who want to escape from everything and experience something truly unique, private and memorable.The Naka Island is a beautiful hidden treasure of luxury – located away from everything, but far from nothing.”