29 September 2021

Accor Invites Families to Reconnect in the Renowned Island Paradise of Phuket

Accor’s resorts in Phuket are offering a wide array of experiences to suit all family needs

For families wishing to reenergise and reconnect with each other, Phuket is a perfect destination. Not only does the island offer some of the most beautiful beaches, but it also features a variety of family-friendly resorts, fun-filled activities for children of all ages, and cultural attractions to explore. Thanks to elevated safety measures, Phuket has reopened to vaccinated travellers since July 2021. Families can now plan a trip to this island paradise to unwind after a very challenging year of lockdowns. Accor offers an extensive collection of hotels and resorts across the island with an extensive array of experiences for the very best family holiday.

For families seeking fun-filled activities

Parents and children will be sure to have more fun on a trip with endless activities available. Pullman Phuket Panwa is located on a private stretch of Panwa Beach, offering rich natural life with over 100 sea species which can be discovered on the resort’s Marine Walk. From the Knobby Sea Star, Honey Comb corals to tiny crabs, families can explore the diverse marine life together. Active families can turn the Andaman Ocean into their playground and enjoy exciting water sports such as kayaking, paddle boarding, and Hobie Wave Sailing. Yoga, table tennis, boxing, and aqua aerobics are also on offer for those who prefer life on land. Parents can take some time to themselves whilst their little ones enjoy the ‘Sapparot Club,’ where they will be entertained with creative activities such as umbrella painting, paper origami, Thai dancing, and kite making.

For families seeking perfect family sized-rooms

Guests can enjoy the perfect configuration of rooms and villas, which have been designed for families of all sizes. The newly opened luxurious V Villas Phuket – MGallery offers 19 private pool villas, available in one-, three- and four-bedroom configurations, for families traveling and celebrating together. Situated on a hilltop and surrounded by lush greenery, each villa features expansive wooden decks that create a seamless blend between indoor and outdoor living, allowing each family member to fully immerse in nature. Extended families will love the Pullman Pod at Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach. Featuring four individual guest rooms grouped for the ultimate exclusivity, it accommodates up to eight adults and four children. It is ideal for a family reunion. For those travelling with toddlers, the Family Room features a separate kids’ room equipped with bunk beds and is located nearby the kids club. For families who prefer to stay near the historic Phuket Old Town, Novotel Phuket City Phokeethra offers Family Suite, which can accommodate two adults and two children.

For families seeking a comfortable base to explore Phuket

One of the best ways to strengthen family bonds is though exploring new places together. In Phuket, days can be spent discovering local attractions, island-hopping, or relishing coastal cuisine. After a day of exploration, families might want to rest in comfort and casual atmosphere. They should look no further than the lifestyle economy hotels under the ibis collection. ibis Phuket Patong is an ideal base to explore the island's highlights, located within a walking distance to the famous Patong Beach and one of the biggest shopping malls in Phuket. The colorful Sino-Portuguese architecture of the historic Old Town is just 20 minutes away. Families can choose to enjoy a wide range of exciting excursions and snorkeling trips. ibis Phuket Kata is located in the lovely Kata town, where families can take a relaxing walk, trying out the numerous local food stalls, or relaxing at the beautiful beach. Families can marvel at the 45 meters tall white marble Big Buddha that sits on top of the Nakkerd Hills. The hilltop offers the best 360-degree view of the island, a perfect backdrop for another memorable family portrait.

Rediscover the best of Thailand and reserve your trip now with peace of mind, knowing you can enjoy the flexibility to cancel your stay up to three days before arrival. Guests staying in Phuket can enjoy 20% off 7 night stays, or 30% off 14 night stays. After a 7 night stay in Phuket, vaccinated travellers are able to travel to selected destinations including Khao Lak and Samui, as part of the 7+7 programme. Members of ALL – Accor Live Limitless, can also earn up to 6,000 reward points by booking up to three stays of at least two nights at participating hotels by 4th November 2021. Learn more by clicking here.

For more information or to make a reservation, please visit: https://all.accor.com/promotions-offers/hot-deals-offers/owm013837-001-phuket-reawakened.en.shtml

Accor has established some of the most stringent cleaning standards & operational procedures in hospitality, to ensure guest safety as hotels reopen around the world. These standards have been developed with and vetted by Bureau Veritas, a world leader in hygiene testing, inspections & certification. The ALLSAFE label represents Accor’s commitment to upholding these elevated standards across all hotels.

International travellers, who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 no less than 14 days before the travel date, from designated countries as announced by Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health, can now travel to Phuket under the ‘Phuket Sandbox’ scheme. Tourists are required to stay in an accommodation establishment that is certified with the Amazing Thailand Safety and Health Administration Plus (SHA+) certification. For more information, please visit: https://www.tatnews.org/