Destination guide

Charming Khao Lak will entice you

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Khao Lak. Travelers like the diving, snorkeling and safari tours in this romantic and relaxing city. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Khao Lak

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Khao Lak is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Laem Pakarang Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Bang Sak Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Bang Niang Beach (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Nang Thong Beach (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Baan Nam Kem Tsunami Memorial Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Khao Lak Beach (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Khao Lak

The nearest airport is in Phuket (HKT-Phuket Intl.), located 43.7 mi (70.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Khao Lak?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 33 vacation rentals near Khao Lak. From 18 Houses to 12 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Khao Lak for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Khao Lak?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Khao Lak. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Surat Thani Province: 1,537 vacation rentals
  • Southern Thailand: 2,340 vacation rentals
  • Khuekkhak: 18 vacation rentals
  • Phang Nga Bay: 35 vacation rentals
  • Khao Lak: 16 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Khao Lak! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Khao Lak?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Khao Lak:

  • Khuekkhak: 18 rentals
  • Bang Muang: 19 rentals
  • Thung Kha Ngok: 19 rentals
  • Tha Na: 15 rentals
  • Lam Kaen: 18 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Khao Lak?

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

  • Ao Phang Nga National Park: 37 rentals
  • Bang Niang Beach: 24 rentals
  • Nang Thong Beach: 24 rentals
  • Sai Ruang Waterfall: 22 rentals
  • Takuapa Hospital: 27 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Khao Lak listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.