The JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa was honored by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler by naming it one of the best places to stay in the world. The resort has been described as lush, spectacular and creative. It is designed in a contemporary Thai style that is both inviting and elegant. It truly is a spectacular sight set amidst the white sand beach of Mai Khao Beach and overlooking the turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea.

Entry to the JW Marriott Phuket

Entry to the JW Marriott Phuket

The resort bolsters an astounding 14 bars and restaurants. Some of the highlights include the Andaman Grill, serving dinner daily. They offer succulent steaks and fresh seafood in a casual environment with sweeping views of the Andaman Sea. The Cucina serves up delicious Italian dinners and has been rated the best Italian Food in Asia by Condé Nast Traveler. The Kabuki, Japanese Cuisine Theater offers up delicious Japanese food for lunch and dinner. It is an upscale yet affordable, fine dining establishment that offers teppanyaki in an upbeat atmosphere.

Out of the Blue Drink is a relaxing environment that serves up cocktails, fine wines and tapas while you enjoy the soothing musical entertainment. If you are spending a day poolside, be sure to check out Rim Nam Pool Bar which serves up cocktails and light snacks in a relaxed, tropical setting.

There are a variety of pools that you can enjoy while basking in the fine Phuket weather. The main pool features a smaller children’s pool, the north pool is a relaxing environment, where as the south pool is more energetic and has a swim-up bar. Drop the kids off at one of the resort children’s facilities and pamper yourself with a day at the Mandara Spa. They offer up a wide variety of spa treatments that will fully rejuvenate your body and mind.

If you are planning a trip to Phuket but hope to avoid the crowds and rowdiness of Patong Beach, the JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa is a family friendly choice. This award winning resort sitting alongside the beautiful Mai Khao Beach offers up a truly unforgettable holiday experience.

Lawrence Michaels

Google+ : Lawrence is an American expat who has lived in Thailand since 2008. He has spent the majority of his time living on the Island of Phuket, but has also done a fair amount of traveling around the country.

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