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Novotel Beach Resort Panwa Phuket

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Situated amidst the beautiful natural surroundings of the Panwa Peninsula, this small and intimate resort combines excellent facilities with the charming friendliness and quiet attentiveness of its Thai staff. The evergreen environment adds extra enchantment to this comfortable boutique resort. Palm trees, tropical gardens, secluded beach side shaded by natural foliage, and the gently bubbling fountain in the garden add to a sense of relaxation and timelessness.

Spectacular sunsets on Chalong Bay can be witnessed; the hotel is a long-time favourite amongst honeymooners, families and lovers of relaxing holidays. The resort lies within easy reach by shuttle bus of Phuket town centre and Central Festival shopping mall, where some of the best shopping on the island can be found, as well as restaurants and eateries serving a delicious range of western and local food.

How far is the nearest beach?

This resort boasts a beach front location.

Distance from Airport

Phuket International Airport is located roughly 42Km from the complex.


The 65 Deluxe Garden and Deluxe Sea View rooms surround the hotel's central courtyard on three sides. Detached from the main building, the ten Deluxe Beach Front rooms are set close to the beach. All rooms feature full-height windows with a large balcony or spacious garden terrace that looks out to a panorama of the serene beachfront or the hotel's landscaped gardens.

Deluxe Garden View

Overlooking the landscaped frangipani garden and reflective pond, with convenient access to the beach. A choice of a garden terrace or balcony with wooden deck chair, sunbed and table. Twin or double bed configuration. Non-smoking and connecting rooms are available. Deluxe Garden View rooms feature a telephone, satellite and cable TV, a working desk, chargeable Wi-Fi, safety deposit box, full mini-bar and snacks, tea and coffee-making facilities, air conditioning, smoke alarms, bathtub and shower, slippers and bathrobes, hairdryer.

Deluxe Sea View

Spacious and comfortable with a sofa bed and living area. The large, fully funished balcony overlooks the landscaped frangipani garden and reflective pond, with a backdrop of Chalong Bay. Connecting rooms are available. Deluxe Sea View rooms feature a telephone, satellite and cable TV, a working desk, chargeable Wi-Fi, safety deposit box, full mini-bar and snacks, tea and coffee-making facilities, air conditioning, smoke alarms, walk-in shower, slippers and bathrobes, hairdryer, sofa bed and living area.

Deluxe Beachfront

Facing the oceanfront with all-encompassing views of Chalong Bay. Intimate atmosphere with direct access to the beach via beachfront garden. Each room features a large balcony or garden terrace. Connecting rooms are available. Deluxe Beachfront rooms feature a telephone, satellite and cable TV, a working desk, chargeable Wi-Fi, safety deposit box, full mini-bar and snacks, tea and coffee-making facilities, air conditioning, smoke alarms, bathtub and/or shower, slippers and bathrobes, hairdryer.

Food & Drink

Sunset dinner on a terrace. Candlelight barbecue by the receding tide. A mojito and live jazz with an ocean panorama. Culinary pleasure explored at a leisurely pace, alfresco or in the shade.

The hotel's three imaginative venues offer different dining experiences. Aroma, the main restaurant, features an innovative menu of international and Thai dishes. Chill-out evenings, sunset cocktails, whiskeys, cigars and live music are the highlights at the Shaker's Lounge. At Sunset Bar, ice creams, pizzas and snacks by the pool are daytime favourites.


Opening Hours: 18:00 - 24:00

Type of Cuisine: International and Thai

An innovative exploration of modern cuisines. International highlights, lobster bisque cappuccino, mango gazpacho, rock lobster thermidor or local flavours, sautéed spicy river prawn with lemongrass, stir-fried tom yum, panaeng curry. The daily menu features a-la-carte dishes, a selection of vegetarian and children's specialties, American-style breakfast buffet, and hot-off-the-grill beachside barbecue on theme nights.

Shaker's Lounge

Opening Hours: 16.00 - 01.30

Softly lit with a lively contrast of light and colour. A picturesque backdrop of Chalong Bay at twilight, flickering candles and mood lighting at nightfall. This cozy lounge comes alive with the sound of live music and cocktail shakers after sundown. Cocktails, whiskeys and a fine selection of cigars complement the evening. With a large-screen TV, sports fans will not miss out on important matches here.

Sunset Bar

Opening Hours: 10.00 - 19.30

Casual afternoons by the poolside. Pizzas by the slice. Freshly blended fruit punch in one hand, a good book in the other. Ice cream bursting with tropical fruit flavours. Multi-coloured island cocktails. The Sunset Bar is all about having a good time.

Theme Dinners

On clear evenings, the hotel's softly lit beach transforms into an atmospheric backdrop for special events. Tables on the sand. Dinner amidst the breathtaking ocean sunset and flickering candlelight. Private barbecue party with an assortment of fresh seafood and imported meats. Or theme nights accompanied by an exciting fire dances or Samba performances.

Sports & Entertainment

Sunbathing on the fine white sand. Morning massage in the Jacuzzi. Firming up with a swim in the sea-facing pool or a light workout in the gym. More than just leisure activities, the hotel brings guests closer to the local culture with weekly classes on Thai cooking, traditional dancing, fruit carving, flower arrangement and Thai language. Fun challenges await young guests at the Kids Club.

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  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Breakfast
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • Currency Exchange
  • Darts
  • Entertainment
  • Gym
  • High Chairs
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Scuba Diving
  • Shops
  • Spa
  • Sport Facilities
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Terrace
  • TV Lounge
  • Water Sports
  • Whirlpool
  • Wifi