10 Best Thailand Beaches and Resorts


  1. Railay Beach, Krabi
  2. Our Top Resort in Railay
  3. Pattaya Beach, Koh Lipe
  4. Top Resort in Koh Lipe
  5. Koh Lak Beach, Phang Nga
  6. Top Resort
  7. Hua Hin Beach, Prachuap Khiri Khan
  8. Top Resort
  9. Silver Beach ,Koh Samui
  10. Best Resort

When setting off on a vacation to an exotic, multi-cultural country like Thailand, there are so many choices of places to stay and visit! The tourist destination is undoubtedly among the best beach destinations in the world.

It has so much to offer thanks to the Gulf of Thailand and the Andaman Sea with so many perfect tropical islands towards the south making it super inviting to visit for a relaxing beach bliss holiday!

Having first-hand experience, we have come up with some of the best beaches and resorts we think you should take a visit to!

Railay Beach, Krabi!

Unique Railay Beach in Krabi provintion

Photo by KatieVictoriaHulland

Address: Railay Beach, Krabi Province, Thailand
Coordinates: 8.011663, 98.837644

Railay Beach is located south of Krabi! You have to take a ferry for 100 Baht to get there which is £2, due to the lime scale wearing away the road. It is perfect paradise! You can go rock climbing, explore caves and have a meal and a glass of wine on the beach!

Our Top Resort in Railay

This has to be Rayavadee! The Resorts 5 Luxury Villa’s and two-story pavilion are dotted throughout coconut groves and tropical gardens! They are only a few minute walk from Railay and Phranang Beach, and have unique award-winning designs and architecture! They also come with a butler service! Helloooooo Luxuary!

Rayavadee Top Resort in Railay

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Address: 214 Tumbon Ao-Nang, Krabi 81000, Thailand
Coordinates: 8.009259, 98.838371

Pattaya Beach, Koh Lipe

koh lipe beach

Photo by Sawanresortkohlipe

Address: Pattaya Beach, Koh Lipe, Satun Province, Thailand
Coordinates: 6.486868, 99.302497
Koh Lipe is also known as “The Mini Maldives” and you can see why! It is a very small island in Southern Thailand, here you can find Pattaya Beach which is located south of Koh Lipe and is accessible by foot! You can walk around the whole of Koh Lipe, there is no roads for cars! It’s a pure paradise! 1.5km of White-sand Beach, the crystal clearest waters and the bluest sky!

Top Resort in Koh Lipe

The winner is – The Sawan Resort!

Koh Lipe Sawan resort

Photo by Sawanresortkohlipe

Address: Sunset Beach, 91110 – Koh Lipe, Satun Province, Thailand
Coordinates: 6.491087, 99.298900

These beach front villa’s with sea views are truly breath-taking! Built upon a hillside with its own private beach! This place is pure luxury, soft golden sand, tall palm trees, turquoise waters, calming waves and a tropical garden!

Koh Lak Beach, Phang Nga

Koh Lak Beach, Phang Nga

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Address: Khao Lak Beach, Phang Nga, Thailand
Coordinates: 8.692757, 98.238948
Khao Lak may not be an Island but with miles and miles of unspoiled beaches unfurling in front of you, it has everything you could need for a deserted island escape!

Top Resort

The Sarojin, Phang Nga

The Sarojin Resort, Phang Nga

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Address: 60, Moo 2, Kukkak, Takuapa, Phang Nga 82190, Thailand
Coordinates: 8.735738, 98.241782
The Sarjon is a unique boutique beach resort! It is run in the spirit of the legendary Lady Sarojin. The resort carries forward her embodiment of extraordinary hospitality with their exceptional attention to detail and lavish personal service! It’s all about the little things that make the difference here! They personalise the whole experience to you even down to personalised playlists!

Hua Hin Beach, Prachuap Khiri Khan

Hua Hin Beach, Prachuap Khiri Khan  

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Address: Hua Hin Beach, Prachuap Khiri Khan Province, Thailand
Coordinates: 12.629723, 99.956855
The Hua Hin beach is located just outside of Bangkok and is a delightful mix of city and sea! It’s perfect for a summer escape with its mix of cosmopolitan ambience, lively markets and tasty eats as well as its long beautiful white sand beaches and functional infrastructure! It is a must see!

Top Resort

The Siam, Bangkok

The Siam hotel swimming pool

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The Siam hotel from the inside

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Address: 3/2 Thanon Khao, Vachirapayabal, Dusit, Bangkok 10300, Thailand
Coordinates: 13.781390, 100.505729
The Siam resort is arguably one of the most amazing hotels I have ever seen! It is perfectly positioned for outdoor adventures, known for it’s hearty hospitality and is a honeymooner’s heaven! With its tropical beauty surrounding and its blissful pools. The hotel has beautiful suits, huge bathrooms and couples bath tub on a pebbled floor!

Silver Beach, Koh Samui

Silver Beach ,Koh Samui

Address: Beach-side of the Silver Beach Resort, 124/4 Moo 4, Maret, Koh Samui, Thailand
Coordinates: 9.477563, 100.066949
Silver beach is a tropical paradise set in a stunning, charming and quaint bay. It is also known as Haad Thonh Ta-Khian and is 250km of pure white sand in your toes bliss! This little gem offers excellent snorkelling, relaxing massages and sea kayaking.

Best Resort

The Scent, Koh Samui

The Scent Resort, Koh Samui

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The Scent Resort yard

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Address: 58/1 Moo 4, Bophut, Bangrak Beach, 84320 Thailand
Coordinates: 9.558322, 100.046893
The Scent Resort is located on the white sand sea front of Bangrak Beach in Koh Samui. The hotel overflows with aromas, beauty and serenity!

It is designed to awaken the senses with its Indochina natural fragrances and ancient community of perfumes. This stay will be one like no other, entering their secret world and being swept away into another nostalgic era!

If nothing here tickles your fancy then Thailand has worlds more hotels, beaches and experiences to offer you! Check out our other blog posts about Thailand!