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Escape to a tropical island hideaway on Thailand's Andaman coast with breathtaking natural scenery reminiscent of a bygone era.
Koh Yao Yai is one of a small cluster of islands nearby Phuket with landscapes of rice paddies,
rubber plantations and untouched rain forests, a place where locals have retained
many aspects of traditional rural life.
On this paradise island, our Koh Yao Yai resort presents a unique holiday experience where guests can escape the tourist crowds and feel at one with nature. The 32 acre beach front hotel faces the stunning Phang Nga Bay islands that majestically rise from the calm sea. It is only 30 minutes by speedboat from bustling Phuket and is accessible all-year-round due to its sheltered coastal position.
Our Koh Yao Yai hotel is operated with eco-friendly practices that respect the local community and environment without compromising our high standard luxury accommodation and professional services. Guests will feel refreshed and rejuvenated at this tranquil haven with nature inspired activities such as long tail boat trips to discover the nearby blue lagoon, snorkelling and bicycle tours.
Room size: 73 sqm of living spaceDeluxe Villa are generously set apart within their own area in the gentle jungle hills of Koh Yao, allowing guests to enjoy the sights and smells of the wilderness where the air is sumptuously fresh. The bungalows are absolutely distinctive and spacious, each one is individual in style and finishing decorated with local Thai Folk Art crafted by the islanders. All bungalows feature an indoor and outdoor space offering the best of both worlds. Recline outside on a day bed and enjoy a long drink amidst the tropical atmosphere or cool offer under the gentle water of an external rain shower. Bedrooms come complete with a double bed, full air-conditioning and modern in-room amenities.
1 Bedroom Sea View Villa
Room size: 117 sqm of living spacePicture the view, opening up your bungalow doors onto rice fields and coastal shores, a private terrace awaits for lazy days. The utterly private and quiet Seaview Villas are perfect for honeymoon couples offering an expansive 117sqm of open plan living. Tastefully designed the master bedroom features French doors which open onto a large outdoor balcony, an idyllic spot to enjoy panoramic landscape vistas and an evening glass of wine. The interior boasts high ceilings and louver windows allowing the cool sea air to flow freely throughout. En-suite bathrooms include double vanity wash basins and both indoor and outdoor showers. All 12 1 Bedroom Sea View Villas benefit from the use of a chic 400 sqm infinity-edge swimming pool.
2 Bedroom Family Villa
Room size: 165 sqm of living spaceFor the ultimate family retreat, the very spacious 165 sqm 2 Bedroom Family Villas are designed with extensive outdoor and indoor living space in mind. Villas are ideally situated close to the infinity-edge swimming pool offering guests partial sea views and the very best of the tropical Thai environment. Enjoy wonderful natural surroundings from your very own large terrace which is also the perfect place to enjoy a family meal, with mangroves, rice paddies and the sea adding to the ambience. The sitting room is dominated by a stunning polished jade colour floor with complimenting earth tones setting the mood throughout the villa and blending in beautifully with the natural environment. Large glass sliding doors open out onto the terrace from the living room which is adorned with teak furnishings and a comfortable sofa-bed, great for day time relaxing. Air-conditioning and a flat screen television add to the luxury whilst bedrooms feature king sized beds, en-suite bathrooms complete with rain showers.
1 Bedroom Beachfront Villa
Room size: 117 sqm of living spacePicture the view, opening up your bungalow doors onto rice fields and coastal shores, a private terrace awaits for lazy days. The utterly private and quiet Beachfront Villas are perfect for honeymoon couples offering an expansive 117sqm of open plan living. Tastefully designed the master bedroom features French doors which open onto a large outdoor balcony, an idyllic spot to enjoy panoramic landscape vistas and an evening glass of wine. The interior boasts high ceilings and louver windows allowing the cool sea air to flow freely throughout. En-suite bathrooms include double vanity wash basins and both indoor and outdoor showers.
Enjoy panoramic views across the Andaman Sea with majestic islands jutting up out of the waters in the distance. Dining is a spectacular affair at Koh Yao Yai Village. Choose either a table at the edge of the sand or one perched up high overlooking the infinity pool and across the bay. The picturesque Krachang Bar & Grill is situated on a wooden pavilion with tables next to the beach whilst the larger Kayee Restaurant continues with the theme of local artwork providing a more formal yet still relaxed dining experience. A buffet style breakfast is served in high season with A la carte at other times of the year. Lunch and dinner are also A la carte.
Fresh and Fabulous
Dine on the freshest seafood caught in local waters and delivered delicately to your table or select from a Thai or International favourite from the extensive menu. Our experienced Thai Chef has created a selection to take your taste buds on a journey across Thailand with fabulous dishes including a seafood basket containing grilled fish, squid, tiger prawns, crab and rock lobster, all caught daily in water surrounding the island. Western comfort food such as pasta, burgers, soups and salads are also on the menu. Additionally, many of the dishes contain vegetables and herbs grown on-site at Koh Yao Yai Village gardens which are completely free from pesticides and chemicals.
Wherever you choose to dine, spectacular views of the Pah Koh group of islands in Phang Nga Bay and evening sea breezes are pretty much guaranteed leaving you feeling far away from urban life and the rest of the world. If you should require even more intimacy to celebrate a honeymoon, anniversary or for any special occasion, a private romantic dinner for two on the beach can be easily be arranged. In-room balcony dining can also be served which is best enjoyed on your terrace for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Casual poolside snacks are also available throughout the day.
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Wanna Spa offers an ultimate experience you haven't found anywhere. It is inspired by its location which is the rice field and the way of life on the island of Koh Yao Yai.
We have crafted a unique spa experience to sooth your mind, body and soul. we promise to deliver an impeccable service in a unique,
simple and intimate setting where your senses can be restored and relaxing along the journey with us. Natural aromatic essential oil
and ancient spa traditions join together to lessen your stress and ease away your past hectic life while restoring your energy back and rejuvenating your skin for years.
Plan your stay with us ahead and book your favorite treatments with us and experience the uniqueness of our
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Koh Yao Yai is reached via international flights to Phuket or Krabi. Arriving via Phuket? Then sit back and relax at our transfer office located at Ao Por Grand Marina,
before boarding the resort speedboat to whisk you the short 30 minutes across to the island. Enjoy onboard Thai hospitality with a boat attendant taking good care of you during the transfer.
Services include a guaranteed seat, extra luggage capacity, drinking water and a cold towel.
Upon arrival you will be greeted at the pier before journeying by Ko Yao hotel shuttle bus (traditional Thai songthaew) to Koh Yao Yai Village.