As Thailand’s largest island, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to deciding which pool to spend the day by in Phuket. We’ve managed to narrow it down to just ten for you, check out our favorites here.

The Shore at Katathani

This luxury pool villa will leave you feeling completely indulged and relaxed. Its angled infinity pool overlooks the sea with a sundeck in the middle so you can spend all day going between salt water and sweet.


The NAKA Phuket

The NAKA Phuket lies on the west coast overlooking Kamala Beach. With incredible sea views, spend your day doing laps in its Olympic size infinity pool, or keep to yourself with its private pool villa and balcony.


Paresa Resort Phuket

As the name suggests (paresa means heaven in Thai) Paresa Resort is taking you to what might feel just like heaven. Set overlooking the Andaman Sea, Paresa Resorts infinity pool offers sunloungers as well as two restaurants onsite.  Each villa has its very own, private infinity pool too.


JW Marriott Phuket Resort and Spa

You’ll have no time to stay dry with a choice of three swimming pools, a spa, and a private pool in each villa at JW Marriott Phuket. Set on Mai Khao Beach, its main pool also provides a children’s pool.


Amatara Wellness Resort

This Thai-inspired wellness resort will leave you feeling seriously indulged with all your desired facilities in one place. Amatara Wellness Resort offers a choice of villas each with a private pool overlooking the sea. Otherwise enjoy access to its massive main pool with sun lounges and a 180-degree view of the Andaman Sea.


Le Méridien Phuket Beach Resort

Situated on the oceanfront, Le Méridien Phuket Beach Resort offers you the choice of two pools – a lap pool or windy lagoon, along with two Jacuzzi sections. With lifeguards on duty it’s great for families along with a choice of ten restaurants and a discovery center for kids.


Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa

Set in a quiet, secluded beach area, the Renaissance Phuket Resort and Spa offers an outdoor swimming pool along with three types of private pool villas. With sun lounges and a view over the sea, you’ll have all you need for a relaxing escape.


Santhiya Koh Yao Yai Resort & Spa

Santhiya Koh Yao Yai Resort & Spa is an eco-luxury beach resort set on a private stretch of beach. Choose from a number of Thai bungalow inspired pool villas. Its free form outdoor swimming pool showcases a man-made waterfall and the infinity pool offers panoramic views over the sea, making it the perfect place to watch the sunset.


Serenity Resort in Rawai Beach

Just like the name says, you’ll find some serious serenity at Serenity Resort with truly all your amenities in one place. From its gorgeous pool, to shallow kids section, Jacuzzi, poolside restaurant and sunlounger seating, overlooking the sea, it will tick all of your boxes.


Navatara Phuket Resort

You won’t need to jump in the sea to get some salt water with Navatara Phuket Resorts salt-water pool and jacuzzi, open 24 hours. Set between villas, this tiled pool provides the perfect ambiance to float all day long.


Now you can relax and unwind amidst the sensational choices of pools in Phuket, but if these aren’t enough, there is plenty more bliss only a stones throw away on Shwimmer.

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About the Author

Cherise is an Australian wanderer; lifestyle blogger, beach bum and self-confessed travel addict. After living in Italy for nearly two years, she then traveled through Europe, South East Asia and is now further discovering Australia. Follow Cherise’s journey through her Instagram @cherisejoelle or travel blog Four Seasons of Travel.