The Land of Smiles is also the land of lovers: honeymooners simply flock to this part of the world. From secluded bungalows on the beach to luxurious suites in Bangkok, there is no shortage of ways to rekindle the flame and be as lovey-dovey as you please in this particular southeast-Asian paradise. Here, the best romantic hotels and resorts in Thailand.
Avista Hideaway Resort and Spa has everything you and your significant other need to have the romantic getaway of a lifetime. Enjoy the company of your loved one at one of the three glistening pools available on-site, or indulge in a traditional Thai massage under a beautiful pavilion. The resort is equipped with a number of different restaurants and bars, so those couples hoping to be recluses for their romantic getaway do not ever need to leave the resort. For those hoping to explore the surrounding area, Patong is just a five-minute drive from Avista Hideaway Resort and Spa, as well.
Each room at the Paresa Resort Phuket offers guests stunning views of the Andaman Sea, with the water stretching as far as the eye can see. One of the best areas in the romantic resort to enjoy the ocean views is from its infinity pool. The crystal-clear water is equipped with lounge seating perfect for two, with plush cushions and a table for those who want to enjoy the view with a glass of wine in hand. The Paresa Resort Phuket also provides guests a number of different facilities to utilize throughout their stay, from a library with floor-to-ceiling glass walls overlooking the water, to a heavenly spa. Regardless of your preference, Paresa Resort Phuket has everything its guest need to have a perfect trip for two.
Nestled into Thailand’s first national park, Khao Yai, is the Romantic Resort and Spa Khao Yai. This national park is not only the oldest and most visited one in the Land of Smiles, but it is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, making for some pretty incredible views. The resort remains surrounded by this naturalistic wonder on all sides, and guests are greeted every day plethora of greenery. The resort’s pool sits in-between the resort’s main buildings, looking out onto its pristine courtyard. There are a variety of rooms to choose from at the Romantic Resort and Spa Khao Yai, many of which are equipped with a private balcony, mini-bar, and stunning views of both the pool and mountains.
Located on Thailand’s Andaman coastline is Rayavadee, one of the most secluded and dreamy resorts in Krabi. It sits just on the outside of Krabi’s National Marine Park, making it the perfect place to enjoy everything from rich, green foliage to striking beaches. Rayavadee was inspired by local Thai villages, and the hotel fosters and creates at atmosphere that embodies this. This particular romantic hotel is the recipient of numerous awards, including an award for being one of the best beach resorts in the entire world.
Often when lovers think of going on a romantic resort in Thailand, they immediately think of white-sand beaches. Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle challenges this idea entirely with its stunning, secluded location. The camp is different in that it is tucked away in the jungles of northern Thailand. The teak-brown forest acts as the backdrop of those who are lucky enough to make their way to this stunning excursion. The camp has everything a traveler needs to stay busy, with a plethora of remarkable activities to choose from. From Thai cooking classes to an open-air spa, prepare to have one of the most memorable stays in your life. Those couples seeking the ultimate romantic retreat also have the ability to tie the knot while visiting the camp. There are several open-air venues available for soon-to-be spouses to choose from. Submerged in the Thai jungle, having a wedding at the Four Seasons Tented Camp Golden Triangle is one surefire way to have the most romantic ceremony possible.
The island of Koh Lanta seems to be the home of many luxury romantic resorts, and one of the best is on the island is the Layana Resort & Spa. Guests can watch as the ocean strums the shoreline from its beautiful infinity salt water pool. There is also a large jacuzzi just adjacent the pool’s glistening water for those guests looking for something a bit steamier. There is also both the Tides Restaurant and Sundowners Bar within the resort, both of which overlook the never-ending, dreamy beaches. Layana Resort & Spa also offers its guests exclusive access to their the beach for a lovely, candlelit dinner for those couples who want the ultimate romantic experience.
Pimalai Resort and Spa provides guests with an intimate island retreat on the quiet island of Koh Lanta. The resort is situated on Thailand’s Andaman coast, with absolutely breathtaking views from its infinity pool. In addition to the glistening ocean, the resort is positioned so that emerald green forests give guests ultimate seclusion, no matter where they are in the resort. The Pimalai Resort and Spa was built to complement nature as oppose to compete with it, and it does a great job at incorporating and intertwining nature with luxury. Whether you are a newlywed or just hoping for some romantic evenings spent in one of the most deluxe resorts there ever was, Pimalai Resort and Spa is the place to be.