Karon Beach, with its soft white sands and shimmering blue waters, is a popular destination for those hungry for a break in the roiling boil of city life. Sunshine and relaxation do a body good and to help promote physical well-being, a number of hotels have cropped up on Karon Beach and opened their doors to the life-weary guest. There is a bed and a budget for everyone, from resort-style to simply a place to lay the head between adventures.

There are fifty-one hotels offering a roof at minimum and most extend much more. If you’re looking to be completely and unashamedly pampered, thirty one of those claim resort status directly in their name and most are four-star and above; about half of those also boast of a spa on premises. Many have spacious rooms, very modern and lovely decor, with quite a few perks. Prices vary greatly between them and most expensive does not necessarily mean the best.

Those that do not stamp themselves as a resort might as well- more than one of them is equal to most of the resort-style hotels and for a fraction of the price. Some even offer full kitchens for those who would like to stay awhile or have specific dietary needs. Every bit as sumptuous as any resort but lacking an in-house masseuse, a savvy visitor can save herself a great deal of money which can be spent elsewhere on the island.

Almost every hotel, from ‘basic’ to resort, will have a swimming pool in case salt water is no longer desired and restaurants or eateries on-site so you need not waste valuable relaxing time on trying to find a decent meal. Also, each of the hotels will offer assistance in booking tours or help with suggestions on where to go and how to best occupy your time according to your desires. Some of the hotels are actually more like condominiums or apartments, so ask questions in advance.

Most of the hotels on Karon Beach have stellar ratings and no matter the budget, there is something grand to be experienced by all.

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Hotel PhotoKaron Hotels NameRoomsProperty RatingAvg Prices Thai BahtAvg PricesBook Now
Access Resort & Villas13941685$52.95
Andaman Seaview Hotel16141500$47.14
Baan Karon View Phuket2431685$52.95
Baan Karonburi Resort4831200$37.71
Baan Suay Karon Hotel203850$26.71
Bamboo House Phuket503950$29.85
Baumancasa Beach Resort1733850$26.71
Best Western Phuket Ocean Resort18031000$31.43
CC Blooms Hotel Phuket203925$29.07
Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket26254550$142.99
Centara Karon Resort Phuket33541550$48.71
Centara Villas Phuket7242150$67.56
Diamond Cottage Resort & Spa1484925$29.07
Divers Inn52425$13.36
Eden Resort Serviced Apartments1431400$44.00
Grand Sunset Hotel5431000$31.43
Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa67153700$116.27
Holiday Village & Natural Garden Resort202500$15.71
Horizon Karon Beach Resort & Spa16041750$54.99
Karon Beach Resort & Spa8142525$79.35
Karon Cafe Inn & Resort182675$21.21
Karon Cliff Boutique Bungalow Resort273400$12.57
Karon Hillside Hotel293600$18.86
Karon Living Room332600$18.86
Karon Phunaka Resort & Spa8641650$51.85
Karon Princess Hotel863800$25.14
Karon Sea Sands Resort8741950$61.28
Karon Sunshine Guesthouse53375$11.78
Karon Whale Resort643750$23.57
Karona Resort & Spa954925$29.07
Lae Lay Suites3631400$44.00
Local Montion Inn452500$15.71
Malai House552650$20.43
Moevenpick Resort & Spa38253300$103.70
Pacific Club Resort4041225$38.50
Paradise Inn83500$15.71
Peach Blossom Resort11831685$52.95
Phuket Golden Sand Inn892675$21.21
Phuket Heritage Hotel663800$25.14
Phuket Island View18831000$31.43
Phuket Orchid Resort & Spa5253975$30.64
Rattana Beach Hotel453600$18.86
Secret Cliff Resort4441175$36.92
South Sea Karon Phuket15241485$46.67
Sugar Palm Karon Resort1083885$27.81
Sunset Plaza Serviced Apartments5041950$61.28
Talay Karon Beach Resort Phuket12141125$35.35
Thavorn Palm Beach Resort20941250$39.28
The Best House303650$20.43
The Front Village7132025$63.64
The Old Phuket Karon Beach Resort18441200$37.71
The Phulin Resort793725$22.78
The Village Resort & Spa3444200$131.99
Warika Place283650$20.43
Waterfront Suites Phuket by Centara3942450$76.99
Woraburi Phuket Resort & Spa20741275$40.07
Your Place Inn152425$13.36


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