Get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting paradise of Phuket. Dive into our guide to Phuket’s most romantic resorts with private pools. We’ve organized a list that sets the stage for an unforgettable romantic retreat. From honeymoon villas and affordable suites to indulgent all-inclusive resorts, it’s all about the private pools! Here are our recommendations.

Best Honeymoon Pool Villas

  • Kalima – This resort’s luxurious and secluded pool villas offer the perfect honeymoon setting. The One-Bedroom Pool Villa is everyone’s favorite, with sweeping sea views, an infinity pool, and a spa tub for two.
  • Andara Resort Villas – Andara Resort offers the ultimate honeymoon experience with its amenities and breathtaking views. You’ll get the absolute best in the One-Bedroom Penthouse Suite. This place is huge! The infinity pool on the balcony is a real highlight.
  • Anantara Layan Phuket Resort – Anantara Layan’s Pool Villas offer honeymoon couples a private and luxurious retreat. We recommend the Pool Villa with Beach Access. Your private garden leads to the beach and you’ll love the pool and soaking tub.

Most Affordable Pool Suites

  • Ananta Thai Pool Villas Resort Phuket – This resort offers competitive rates without compromising on quality. The One-Bedroom Villa boasts a private pool, a spa bath, and a spacious outdoor area. Plan your stay from March to May and enjoy a low nightly rate of $107 USD per night.
  • T-Villa Phuket Nai Yang Beach – T-Villa Phuket’s One-Bedroom Pool Villas are a great value for budget-conscious travelers. Book a romantic getaway in March or April and pay as low as $138 USD per night.
  • Indochine Resort and Villas – This is another cheap option highly rated by previous guests. The Sky Suite with Plunge Pool is simple but still very romantic. Prices start from $181 USD per night.

Best All-Inclusive Resorts

  • The Village Coconut Island Beach ResortThe Village Coconut Island offers an all-inclusive experience that’s hassle-free. The package includes all meals, beverages, and a selection of alcoholic drinks. You’ll also enjoy activities, like water slides, kayaking, and sailing. They have plenty of 1-bedroom villas with private pools too.
  • Aleenta Resort & SpaAleenta stands out for a variety of all-inclusive packages. We recommend the Luxury All-Inclusive with Alcohol. It covers all meals, a one-hour spa massage, and a large selection of alcoholic drinks. The pool villas here are huge!

Pool Features to Consider

  • Pool & Hot Tub – For those who like to relax in the hot tub after a dip in the pool, we’ve got you covered. The Slate’s One and Two-Bedroom Pool Villas come with a private hot tub. Banyan Tree’s Serenity Pool Villas feature whirlpools too.
  • Infinity Pools – If you’re looking for private infinity pools in Phuket, there are plenty to choose from. Andara Resort’s Penthouse Pool Suite has one of the best with uninterrupted views. The private infinity pools at Amatara Welleisure and Paresa Resorts aren’t as large, but the views are just as spectacular.
  • Plunge Pools – The plunge pools in Andara Resort’s Pool Suites are smaller, but they’re perfect for cooling off after a day at the beach. Couples love The Slate’s Private Pool Suites for their convenience. They can walk straight from the bed into the pool.
  • Pool Access Rooms – If you’re looking for a simple room with that private pool feel, pool access rooms are ideal. Both Kalima and InterContinental offer rooms, where guests can step right from their patio into the hotel pool.
  • Beach AccessNaka Island’s Beachfront Pool Villas have direct access from the pool onto the beach. Another option is Anantara Layan. The Beach Access Pool Villa is smaller and intimate, but the private garden opens to the resort’s private beach.

1. The Shore At Katathani

The Shore at Katathani stands out for its exceptional luxury and romantic atmosphere. Seaview Pool Villa InLove offers a special experience just for the two of you. You’ll love the panoramic views from the private pool and the ensuite’s soaking tub. Couples enjoyed the Romantic Dinner with a private seaside table, candlelight, and cocktails. Others raved about the Spa’s romantic bath rituals, massages, and private rooms.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was gorgeous with an incredible view to wake up to. The plunge pool was the perfect touch.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Seaview Pool Villa Inlove
  • Address: 14 Kata Noi Road, Muang Phuket, 83100 Kata Beach, Thailand

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2. Andara Resort Villas

This is one of Phuket’s most romantic escapes, known for its intimate charm and Thai elegance. The Penthouse Pool Suite is perfect for couples with the luxury of a villa and the comfort of a suite. You’ll enjoy the private rooftop deck with an infinity pool and uninterrupted views. With a free shuttle to Kamala Beach, you’re close to popular beach clubs and restaurants. Andara Spa was well-reviewed for its relaxing atmosphere and Thai massages.

  • Guest Reviews: The pool villa was honestly the best hotel I’ve ever stayed in. The restaurant served excellent food and cocktails.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: One-Bedroom Penthouse Pool Suite
  • Address: 15 Moo. 6, Layi-nakalay Rd, Kamala Beach Kathu Phuket 83120 Thailand, 83150 Kamala Beach, Thailand

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3. The Surin Phuket

Step into romance at The Surin Phuket, where guests praise its beachfront charm and luxurious pool villas. Perched above the ocean, these villas offer both intimacy and privacy. From your private infinity pool, you’ll enjoy the views and the resort’s laid-back island style. Guests loved the beach – it was private and clean, with a variety of water sports. The food at the restaurants was just ok, but the spa and sunset happy hour were both big hits.

  • Guest Reviews: The room was super-sized with a nice balcony. Breakfast and all the dining were delightful.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Pool Villas
  • Address: Pansea Bay, 118 Moo 3, Choeng Talay, Talang District, 83110 Surin Beach, Thailand

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4. Anantara Layan Phuket Resort

Anantara Layan Resort offers the perfect escape for romance and relaxation. Reviewers agreed that the Beach Access Villa was made for couples. Spend sunny days on the beach or by the private pool. Then enjoy a candlelit dinner served poolside, or a soak in the oversized tub. Some felt the food was overpriced, but others loved the spa, especially the orchid baths and oil massages for two.

  • Guest Reviews: Nice resort, well maintained, but a little dated. The service, the spa, and the food were all top-tier.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Beach Access Pool Villa
  • Address: 168 Moo 6, Layan Beach Soi 4, Cherngtalay, Thalang, 83110 Layan Beach, Thailand

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5. Kalima Resort and Spa


With its scenic location and affordable luxury, Kalima Resort is the ideal romantic setting. Most couples choose the One-Bedroom Villa with Private Pool. They love the sweeping views of the Andaman Sea, the wrap-around pool, and the luxurious spa bath. Many opted for an intimate dinner poolside, while others enjoyed the views at the rooftop restaurant. For an authentic Thai massage, we recommend one of Busaba Spa’s luxury suites to get the best experience.

  • Guest Reviews: Our pool access room was perfect. The rooftop restaurant was our favorite – great menu and delicious food.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: One-Bedroom Villa with Private Pool
  • Address: 338/1 Phabaramee Road Patong Beach, 83150 Patong Beach, Thailand

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6. The Slate, Phuket

Set on beautiful Nai Yang Beach, the Slate offers a charming escape for couples. Intimate and exotic, the Private Pool Suites are the ideal romantic retreat. You’ll enjoy relaxing in the plunge pool’s cool waters or lazing the day away in the outdoor tub. The restaurants are some of Phuket’s best, but we recommend a private dinner for two on Nai Yang Beach. For anniversaries or honeymoons, couples loved indulging in the Cocoon Spa’s Mr. & Mrs. Package.

  • Guest Reviews: Our pool villa with butler service was over the top. We had everything we needed.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Private Pool Suite
  • Address: 116 Moo 1 Tambol Sakhu, Talang, Phuket, 83110 Nai Yang Beach, Thailand

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7. Banyan Tree Phuket

The Banyan Tree Phuket’s lush setting and luxurious pool villas make it a popular romantic retreat. At the Grand Lagoon Pool Villa, you’ll walk right from the bedroom into your large private pool. With its large outdoor space, you’ll enjoy romantic al fresco dinners and relaxing soaks in the stone tub. There’s a variety of restaurants, but Tin Tapas Bar and The Watercourt were the favorites. Banyan Tree Spa received lots of positive feedback, especially the massage packages.

  • Guest Reviews: Our villa was excellent. Great facilities, the restaurants, the spa, and the golf course.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Grand Lagoon Pool Villa
  • Address: 333/27 Moo 4, Srisoonthorn Road, Cherngtalay, Amphur Talang, Phuket, 83110 Bang Tao Beach, Thailand

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8. The Naka Island, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa

The Naka Island stands out for its secluded location and exclusive feel, providing a private romantic escape. The One-Bedroom Pool Villas offer a special experience, but for the best stay choose the Beachfront. Outside your glass doors are a stunning white sand beach and your private pool. Couples enjoyed the resort’s private 4-course dinner served in an exclusive beachfront sala. With only 6 treatment rooms the spa was a little small, but guests loved the steam room and the massages.

  • Guest Reviews: Everything was great from the oceanview villa to the delicious food. 
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: One-Bedroom Villas with Private Pools
  • Address: 32 Moo 5 Tambol Paklok Amphur Thalang Naka Yai Island, 83110 Ko Naka, Thailand 

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9. InterContinental Phuket Resort

InterContinental’s modern elegance and breathtaking ocean views provide an unforgettable retreat. The IC Club Pool Villa offers special features that every couple loves. Step outside for a dip in your private pool or enjoy a soak in your freestanding tub. Guests were impressed with the IC Club privileges, especially the afternoon tea and sunset cocktails. The restaurants got good reviews, but prices at the spa were too high.

  • Guest Reviews: Great room and the location at the beach was top-notch. It was perfect for our family of 8.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: 1-Bedroom Club IC Pool Villa
  • Address: 333, 333/3 Moo 3, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket, 83150 Kamala Beach, Thailand

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10. Anantara Mai Khao Phuket Villas

Anantara Mai Khao’s lush tropical surroundings offer a secluded and intimate getaway. The One-Bedroom Pool Villas are the perfect hideaway for two. With a private pool and sunken outdoor tub, all the romance happens outside. With the In-Villa dining couples enjoyed extensive menus in the privacy of the villa. While in-room dining was quite popular, guests mentioned slow service and lost bookings at the resort’s restaurants.

  • Guest Reviews: The pool villa was wonderful. The beach, the service, and the food were all outstanding.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Pool Villa
  • Address: 888 Moo 3, Tumbon Mai Khao, Amphur Thalang, Phuket, 83110 Mai Khao Beach, Thailand

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11. Keemala

Perched on a hilltop overlooking the sea, Keemala offers lavish hideaways for two. For the most luxurious experience, check out the Bird’s Nest Pool Villa. You’ll love the sweeping views, private pool, soaking tub, and monsoon shower. For a romantic evening, Keemala will prepare an intimate dinner for two in one of their scenic venues. Mala Spa received excellent feedback, although some mentioned it was a bit pricey.

  • Guest Reviews: The villa was luxurious, the breakfasts were first-rate, and the spa and pool were lovely.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Villas with Private Pool
  • Address: 10/88 Moo 6, Kamala, Kathu District, Phuket, 83150 Kamala Beach, Thailand

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12. Amatara Welleisure Resort

With its attention to wellness, Amatara is the perfect setting for couples to relax and reconnect. For the most romantic and relaxing stay, choose the Pool Villas. You’ll love the amazing views of the Andaman Sea from the private infinity pool. Guests enjoyed the Villa Club perks, especially the afternoon tea and evening cocktails. Visitors also praised Amatara’s wellness programs for the variety of treatment options.

  • Guest Reviews: It was a beautiful resort, with fantastic restaurants, a spectacular rooftop bar, and a great spa.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Ocean View Pool Villa
  • Address: 84 Moo 8 Sakdidej Road, Vichit, Muang, Phuket, 83000 Panwa Beach, Thailand

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13. Mandarava Resort and Spa, Karon Beach

Mandarava Resort and Spa offers a pleasant retreat for couples seeking passion and romance. The Andaman Pool Villa was a popular choice for its contemporary Thai style. Guests loved the spacious private pool. But the ensuite bath with its open-air shower and soaking tub is also a standout. Most couples opted for in-room dining, with floating breakfasts and private romantic dinners. Some felt that Cheeva Spa was too small, but the excellent service and facilities made up for its size.

  • Guest Reviews: Fantastic room with a really nice view. Breakfast was chaotic but the food was good.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Andaman Private Pool Villa
  • Address: 14/2 Patak Road Soi 24, Karon Beach, 83110 Karon Beach, Thailand

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14. Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa

With a stunning beachfront location, Renaissance Phuket is a popular choice for romantic getaways. The One-Bedroom Pool Villas are perfect for couples, especially the oceanfront villas. It’s a special experience, with direct beach access, a private pool, and an oversized tub. The restaurants were highly rated especially Loca Vore’s breakfasts and the Thai food at Takieng. Guests liked the spa but thought the prices were too high.

  • Guest Reviews: Nice hotel with comfortable rooms. Spent all our time at the beach as the pool is too small.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Pool Villas with Private Plunge Pool
  • Address: 555 Moo 3, Mai Khao Beach, Talang, 83110 Mai Khao Beach, Thailand

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15. Paresa Resort Phuket

Perched on a cliff overlooking the Andaman Sea, Paresa Resort offers a secluded and intimate stay. For beautiful sea views, we recommend the Ocean Pool Suite. It has all the best features, including an infinity pool, a soaking tub, and an outdoor shower. Paresa Spa’s double treatment suites were a hit, especially with the steam showers and ocean views. Guests praised Talung restaurant’s for its delicious breakfasts and Thai menu.

  • Guest Reviews: We loved the Cliff Villa. It was a bit pricey, but the pool and the view were worth it.
  • Star Rating: 5 stars
  • Best Rooms: Ocean Pool Suite
  • Address: 49 Moo 6 Layi – Nakalay Road, Kamala, Phuket, 83150 Kamala Beach, Thailand

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Phuket Resorts Map

Find More Phuket Resorts

Romantic Phuket Resorts

Phuket ResortsBest Rooms
The Shore At KatathaniSeaview Pool Villa Inlove
Andara Resort VillasOne-Bedroom Penthouse Pool Suite
The Surin PhuketPool Villas
Anantara Layan Phuket ResortBeach Access Pool Villa
KalimaOne-Bedroom Villa with Private Pool
The Slate, PhuketPrivate Pool Suite
Banyan Tree PhuketGrand Lagoon Pool Villa
The Naka IslandOne-Bedroom Villas with Private Pool
InterContinental Phuket Resort1-Bedroom Club IC Pool Villa
Anantara Mai Khao Phuket VillasPool Villa
KeemalaVillas with Private Pool
Amatara Welleisure ResortOcean View Pool Villa
Mandarava Resort and Spa, Karon BeachAndaman Private Pool Villa
Renaissance Phuket Resort & SpaPool Villas with Private Plunge Pool
Paresa Resort PhuketOcean Pool Suite
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