Destination guide

Travel to charming Kathu

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Kathu. Well-liked for its golfing, bars and zoo, this city is both romantic and scenic. Patong Beach and Bangla Road are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Kathu

Are you searching for things to do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kathu a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Phuket Fantasea (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Phuket Aquarium (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Tiger Kingdom Phuket (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Patong Go-Kart Speedway (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Phuket Country Club (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Red Mountain Golf Club (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Kathu

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, March, February, April and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 92°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kathu

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Kathu is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Patong Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Promthep Cape (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Tiger Kingdom Phuket (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Kathu Waterfall (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Kalim Beach (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Khao Rang Hill View Point (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Kathu

Fly into Phuket (HKT-Phuket Intl.), the closest airport, located 13.6 mi (21.9 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Kathu?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,126 vacation rentals near Kathu. From 243 Houses to 719 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Kathu for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Kathu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Kathu. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Loch Palm Golf Club: 2,118 vacation rentals
  • Phuket Cable Ski and Phuket Wake Boarding: 2,119 vacation rentals
  • Phuket Country Club: 2,119 vacation rentals
  • Red Mountain Golf Club: 2,127 vacation rentals
  • Prince of Songkla University: 2,127 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kathu listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kathu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 243 Houses in Kathu. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kathu include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 719 rentals available
  • Villas: 938 rentals available
  • Cabins: 14 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kathu?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,688 vacation rentals with pool available in Kathu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.