Kata beach is one of the most beautiful beaches of Phuket and there are plenty of attractions and activities for travelers and tourists in this Phuket beach area. What Kata beach lacks however is a abundance of Phuket nightlife venues as you would encounter in Patong beach for example which is why many families prefer to spend their holiday in Kata beach. If you would however like to spend your vacation at one of the Kata hotels and would still like to enjoy the Phuket nightlife then you should not worry as Patong beach is only a short drive away from Kata beach and all the Kata hotels.
Travelers can find almost anything that they are looking for in Karon. There are plenty of entertainment venues, restaurants and shopping venues in Kata beach. There are also great family activities in Kata beach which includes for example an excellent mini golf course.
Kata is also known as a very safe area of Phuket for families with children which is why so many families prefer staying at Kata hotels and resorts. The Phuket guide has listed in this section of our travel guide a number of excellent Kata hotels for you to choose from.
The layout of Kata beach is somewhat similar to that of Karon Beach. Most of the Kata hotels are located at or close to the beach and relatively few Karon Hotels are located along the secondary road of Karon. This is also why many Karon hotel guests can enjoy a spectacular Andaman sea view from their room at most of the Karon hotels and resorts.
There are a lot of Kata hotels from which travelers can select which is why competition is especially intense between the various Kata hotels during the Kata beach low season. If you are looking for a great deal on a Kata hotel, Kata guesthouse or Kata beach resort then you should definitely consider spending your vacation in Kata beach during this time of year. The Kata beach tourist low season lasts from May until the beginning of November every year. The most expensive time to stay at a hotel in Kata is during the Christmas and New Years period which is during the Kata peak season. This generally applies to all Phuket hotels and Phuket beach areas.
Kata Hotels Specials
Many of our readers have requested us for information on how to find the best Kata hotels specials. There are some basic guidelines which you should use when trying to find the best deals on Kata hotels or Kata resorts. During the low season in Kata beach you should always try to contact the various different Kata hotels and Kata resorts directly first. As many of the Kata hotels and Kata resorts suffer from a rather low room occupancy, many of these Kata beach lodging establishments are somewhat desperate to fill up their rooms. Travelers can often negotiate with the reservation staff of the various different Kata hotels and Kata resorts. Be sure to contact a number of different Kata hotels and other type of accommodation providers so that you can get the best deal. You should also check out one of our favorite Phuket last minute special websites which is Late Stays. This outstanding local Phuket travel site offers some excellent last minute specials on a variety of different Kata hotels and Kata resorts. If you are interested in looking over their assortment of specials then be sure to visit the following website: www.latestays.com
If you would like to spend your vacation in Kata beach during the busy tourist high season then you should be aware of a few points. Nearly all the Kata resorts and Kata hotels are fully booked well in advance for the Kata beach high season. You should try to make your reservations for your Karon hotel or Karon resort at least a few months in advance. Also please note that you should generally not reserve a room for a Karon hotel or Karon resort for the high season directly with these establishments as they will normally offer higher rates then what you would pay elsewhere. The best rates for Karon hotels for the high season can normally be found either through your local travel agent or on one of the Thailand hotel reservation sites. Some popular Karon hotel booking sites include the following travel websites: www.wd-travel.com, www.phuket.com, www.latestays.com, www.asiatravel.com and www.asianrooms.com.
Karon Beach Hotels
The staff and editor of the Phuket guide have visited all the existing Karon beach hotels and Karon beach resorts so that we can offer the best advice to our readers. If you prefer to stay at one of the Karon beach hotels then you should definitely consider reserving a room at one of the Karon beach hotels and resorts which we have listed and reviewed for you down below. These hotels in Karon generally offer the best service, facilities, accommodation and value for money.
The Kata Beach Resort and Spa
The Kata Beach Resort and Spa which is one of only few Kata beach hotels which are located directly adjacent to the beautiful beach of Kata. There are two hundred and sixty seven spacious hotel rooms at the Kata beach resort and spa in Kata beach. This rather popular and magnificent Kata hotel is one of the largest Kata hotels and is also ideal for those of you that are planning a meeting or conference for example. The Kata Beach Resort and Spa is also one of the premier Phuket Wedding and Phuket Honeymoon hotels on the island. This trendy and luxurious Kata beach hotel also offers a very large variety of facilities to its Katya hotel guests and which includes the amazing and lovely Kanda Spa and several large free form style swimming pools. There are also a number of outstanding restaurants and bars at the Kata Beach Resort and Spa and which include the following food and beverage outlets: The Kata Wine Cellar, The Coco Palm Bar and Restaurant, The Kata Coffee Mill, The Peppino Italian Restaurant and Pub, The Atrium Coffee Shop and Terrace and the ever to busy Poolside Bar at the Kata Beach Resort and Spa.
The Kata Beach Resort and Spa
1 Pakbang Road, Kata Beach
Telephone: +66 – 76 – 330530
Fax: +66 – 76 – 330128
The Katathani Phuket Beach Resort
The Phuket guide’s most favorite Kata beach hotel is most definitely the amazing and spectacular Katathani Phuket Beach Resort which is located along eight hundred and fifty meters of the finest beach of Kata. This multi award winning Kata hotel is ideal for families and for tourists who seek the best that money can buy. The lovely Katathani Phuket Beach Resort is in fact located in the Kata Noi section of Kata beach and is a very peaceful and wonderful Kata beach hotel. The Katathani Phuket beach resort is also one of the largest hotels on Phuket Island as it includes seven hundred and three guest rooms and suites to its esteemed hotel guests. If you are looking for Kata hotels or Kata resorts which offer a wide range of facilities then you should definitely spending your vacation at the five star deluxe Katathani Phuket Beach Hotel. This wonderful Kata beach hotel offers to its guest six large swimming pools and three Jacuzzis. The Tewson Spa of the Katathani Phuket Beach Resort is considered by most experts to be one of the leading spas in Phuket. Other wonderful facilities at this outstanding Kata hotel include: 2 large and well equipped fitness centers, two tennis courts, a dive shop, sauna, game room and Thai cooking courses. There are also extensive meeting room facilities at the Katathani Phuket Beach Resort for those of you that would like to mix pleasure with business. Obviously there are also plenty of excellent food and beverage outlets from which hotel guests and outside guests can select at this amazing Karon hotel and which include: :La Scala Restaurant, The Chom Talai Thai Restaurant, The Chanadda Restaurant, The Cinnamon Mediterranean Restaurant, The Fisherman’s Warf Kata Beach Seafood Restaurant and the Kata Beach Club.
The Katathani Phuket Beach Resort
14 Kata Noi Road, Kata Beach
Telephone: +66 – 76 – 330124
Fax: +66 – 76 – 330426
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