Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Phuket awaits you

The area's culture and temples are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Phuket. This city is well-known for its spas and zoo. Patong Beach and Chalong Temple are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Phuket

Are you searching for attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Phuket a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Phuket Aquarium (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Phuket Fantasea (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Phuket Orchid Garden and Thai Village (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Phuket Zoo (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Phuket Bird Park (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Dolphins Bay Phuket (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Phuket

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Phuket is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Patong Beach (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Promthep Cape (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Suan Luang Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Khao Rang Hill View Point (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Saphan Hin (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Panwa Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Phuket

Fly into Phuket (HKT-Phuket Intl.), the closest airport, located 16.7 mi (26.9 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Phuket?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2,517 vacation rentals near Phuket. From 1,094 Villas to 314 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Phuket for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Bangkok Hospital Phuket: 2,653 vacation rentals
  • Robinson Department Store: 2,651 vacation rentals
  • Saphan Hin Mining Monument: 2,637 vacation rentals
  • Chinpracha House: 2,641 vacation rentals
  • Jui Tui Shrine: 2,639 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Phuket 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 Villas in Phuket?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,094 Villas in Phuket. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Phuket include:

  • Houses: 314 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 823 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 16 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 Phuket?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,903 vacation rentals with pool available in Phuket. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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