Woraburi Phuket Resort & Spa
Occupying traditional Thai-style buildings across the street from Karon Beach, this relaxed hotel is 8 km from bustling Patong beach and 11 km from Wat Chalong, an ornate Buddhist temple.
Featuring understated decor, the polished rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screens and balconies, plus mosquito nets, minibars, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms add direct pool access. Suites have sitting areas; upgrades include living rooms. Room service is offered.
Amenities include a classic regional eatery and a breezy bar, along with an outdoor pool with a kids' section and a poolside bar. There's also a spa, a gym and a kids' club.