Centara Villas – Phuket

Set in tropical gardens overlooking Karon Beach, this elegant hotel with private villas is 5 km from Dino Park Mini Golf and 12 km from Wat Chalong.

Featuring polished, wooden floors and rain showers, the chic villas have terraces with Andaman Sea views. They include free Wi-Fi, flat-screens and desks; some have private pools and hot tubs.

There are 2 restaurants offering Thai, Mediterranean and Asian cuisine, along with a snack bar. There’s also a 2-tiered pool with a sundeck. Spa treatments, a local shuttle service, airport transfers and a laundry service are available.