The Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia

 

Pimalai Resort & Spa

Pictures, special rates and online reservations from the outstanding Pimalai Resort & Spa on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand

The 5-star Pimalai Resort & Spa opened on 1st November 2001. Since then, the hotel has won numerous awards, not just for its stunning location, excellent accommodation options, nor the wide choice of facilities available to guests, but also for its commitment in preserving the environment. Pimalai was awarded a “Green Gold Class Certificate” by Thailand's Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment; it also finally received a PADI Gold Palm Resort membership for its Dive Center - Pimalai Divers - the best dive operator on Koh Lanta.

Koh Lanta is a very quiet and natural destination with its own charm. The island is still largely unspoiled, offers some beautiful beaches, superb low and green mountain backdrops where wildlife can still be found and is close to some of the most highly rated diving spots in Thailand.

Pimalai Resort & Spa is built on a splendid 100 acres of hilly land of lush tropical forest with direct access to a 900 meters pristine sandy beach. A great emphasis has been placed by the architects to preserve the environment when designing the low rise southern style buildings, and the result is a resort which complements the setting rather than competing with it. 

The property is located approximately 2hrs to 2hrs30 (pending on season) from Krabi International Airport and is reached by the resort’s private minibus and cruising boat. The accommodation of restful low-density and of a southern style design, are nestled in this magnificent lush tropical forest, overlooking Kan Tiang Beach / Bay, which many argue is the best beach and bay on the island.

In December 2005, the Pimalai opened 39 stunning Pool Villas. The elegantly appointed one, two and three bedrooms pool villas are located on the hillside, some 60 meters above sea level and provide breathtaking views of the majestic Andaman sea and the surrounding lush tropical vegetation.

Today the resort’s facilities consist of, a combined 121 Deluxe Rooms, Pavilion Suites, Beach Villas and Pool Villas, all with a contemporary Thai style design, two breathtaking infinity-edge freshwater swimming pools, a PADI dive center (which runs from November to April), a large fitness room with high quality fitness equipment, 2 floodlight tennis courts, library lounges offering free high speed internet access, shops and meeting facilities for up to 80 persons.

To enhance this ultimate retreat experience, the Pimalai features 5 dining options for guest to choose from, all complemented by an award winning wine cellar.

The Pimalai, which is open year round, offers guests a wide range of activities - including canoeing, sailing, scuba diving (Nov – Apr), bicycling, trekking, tennis courts, Thai cooking classes, and even intimate wedding ceremonies.

Guests can also revitalize in the Pimalai Spa that offers a host of Oriental therapeutic treatments using mainly Thai herbal and natural products.

In addition to the ultra-luxury Pool Villas, the Pimalai feature 75 elegantly appointed rooms and suites, offering king size and twin beds, decorated in classy contemporary Thai style design. All rooms have, in addition to the below: personal electronic safe, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial telephone, satellite remote control TV, CD/DVD player, hair dryer, clothes line, refrigerator, minibar, cotton bathrobe and slippers.

Deluxe Room – 64 units: Sixteen clusters of two-storey buildings of southern Thai style architecture, containing four rooms. Each air-conditioned room has 48 square meters of living space with polished teak wood floor, rich Thai cotton upholstery, Bamboo curtains, and beautiful Siamese artifacts. The bedroom equipped with king size or twin beds open onto a large balcony equipped with wooden furniture and a cooling overhead fan. The adjacent large bathroom includes bathtub, separate walk-in shower and toilets.

Bayfront Deluxe Room – 4 units: Each air conditioned deluxe room, equipped with king size bed has more than 70 square meters of living space and offers refined Thai style interior design. The large bathroom features a bathtub overlooking the bay, separate walk-in shower and toilets.

Pavilion Suite – 7 units: Pavilion Suites are available in combination of one (2 units) and two bedrooms (5 units), offering a living space from 110 square meters up to 170 square meters. A separate lounge with outside wooden sun deck opens onto the bay as well as onto a private miniature garden planted with ferns and tropical plants. A corridor leads into the bedroom and the bathroom. Featured in the oversized bathroom is a bathtub overlooking another secluded manicured garden which is also equipped with an open air shower. All suite master bedrooms are equipped with a king size bed; in the Pavilion Suites 2 Bedrooms, the second bedroom is equipped with twin beds and also features a second oversized bathroom of the same design. The second bedroom is well detached from the main building and therefore offers complete privacy to its occupants.

The Pool Villas: Each Villa has a total living area of 204 sqm built on a piece of hilly land ranging from 700 to 1000sqm approximately. Spacious, elegant and unpretentious in their architectural design, they provide commanding views of Ba Kan Tiang Bay and the surrounding lush tropical forest. The villa consists of a master bedroom facing the bay; featured in the adjacent large bathroom is a “rain-shower” and a large bathtub set behind a window panel overlooking the bay. The bedroom opens onto a spacious sundeck featuring a private 5.5 x 3 meters infinity edge swimming pool and a Thai sala allowing private Spa treatment whenever needed. The nearby kitchenette will allow you, if you wish, to prepare your favorite meal or snack. Across the sundeck, the spacious living room opens onto a balcony terrace and is equipped with elegant furniture, TV and CD’s/DVD’s components. The existing sofa bed can be converted into a bed for visiting friend who will also be provided with privacy with the adjacent bathroom equipped with shower, vanity basin and toilets. Some of the Villas are designed with 2 bedrooms offering a living space of 279 sqm, or 3 bedrooms offering then a living space of 422sqm. It is important to note that all the Pool Villas have a steep drop-off from the terraces and infinity pool so parents with young children who wish to book such villas should be aware that they will have to be especially vigilant in safeguarding their young ones and toddlers from these potential dangers.

If it is luxury in paradise you are looking for, a chance to get away from the crowds and truly relax, the Pimalai could not be a better choice.

One of Two main Pools at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab) Breathtaking Pool Villas at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab) Horizon Pool at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab) Main Pool at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand

Return to: Latest Travel News - main menu page

Free Travel News RSS Feed Stay updated! Subscribe to our Latest Travel News Daily Email Free of Charge - Simply enter your email address below:

Lion Signs US$ 1 Billion Deal for 40 ATRs  Quest Hotel to Open in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan  Asia Pacific Airlines Carried 21.9 Million Int. Pax in October  Etihad Airways and SAS to Codeshare  Amadeus Trials Conferma Payment Technology in UK  Mission Hills to Host China Ladies Open  Natixis HKFC and Borrelli Walsh USRC Tigers Look to Maintain Momentum  Etihad and Air Seychelles to Increase Abu Dhabi - Seychelles Flights  1,600 Pandas to Tour Malaysia  FRHI Expands Free Internet Access Service  Emirates to Launch 3rd Daily Flight to Maldives  Accor Signs Sydney Airport Hotel  Holiday Inn Express Opens in Surabaya  Gulf Air Renews Deal with SITA  VietJet Signs US$300 Million Contract with CFM  Swiss-Belhotel Appoints Sales Rep for India  ESA Contracts Inmarsat to Develop New Data Link  VietJetAir Takes Delivery of A320  Bangkok Airways Takes Delivery of First ATR 72-600  Meritus Signs Hotel in Seminyak, Bali  Etihad Guest Appoints Yasser Al Yousuf as MD  New Look for Park Regis Singapore  Australia's Newest Airport Using SITA Technology  4.49m Passengers Passed Through Changi in Oct  Best Western Opens Hotel in Jizan, Ssaudi Arabia  Airlines to Offer Rescue Fares  Peach to Launch Okinawa - HK Flights  Garuda and Myanmar Airways to Codeshare  Hotel Neo Banjarbaru to Open in 2015  Ruili Airlines Takes Delivery B737-700  Moevenpick Bahrain Opens Rimal Spa  Shangri-La Sanya Installs Tesla Charging Stations  AirAsia Launches 2nd Set of Line Stickers  Etihad's Codeshare Partner Launches Vienna - Abu Dhabi Flights  Four Seasons Samui Appoints GM  Naumi to Manage Hotel in New Zealand  AirAsia to Launch ASEAN Pass in January  Amadeus Appoints VP Distribution, Products & Operations AP  New World Manila Bay Hotel Appoints GM  The Pawn Reopens in HK Under Culinary Direction of Tom Aikens  Bali Hotels Seeing Increased Demand  United to Launch Flights to Venice and Dublin; Increase Paris  Frontier Airlines Orders Nine Airbus Aircraft  Sixt Reports 9.2% Revenue Increase  Mixed Results for Hotels in Europe  Kempinski Signs Major Deal in Malaysia  Hotels in Asia Report Drops in OR, ADR and RevPAR  Resort in Kao Lak Joins Variety Hotels  Hard Rock Hotel Bali Opens Rock Royalty  Etihad Airways Appoints SVP Marketing  Avis Philippines Wins Licensee of the Year Award  Starwood Sells Sheraton on the Park in Sydney  Delta Orders 50 Airbus Aircraft  Alitalia and Etihad to Expand Codeshare  Pan Pacific Singapore Appoints DOSM  United Expands PDE to Android Users  Etihad Extends F1 Abu Dhabi GP Deal  AirAsia X Launches New Flights to Japan  Hyatt Signs Luxury Hotel in Auckland  New Airline to Launch Flights to Bangkok and Chiang Mai  CEO of Garuda Becomes AAPA Chairman  Langham Sydney to Reopen 2 December  67% of Travellers Admit to Working on Holiday  Hotels in US Report Positive RevPAR  Conferma Partners eNett to Provide SMEs with VANs  IHG Signs Hotel in Medellin, Colombia  United Extends Deal with Cleveland Browns  Ascott Signs First Citadines in South Korea  Nearly Half of All Air Travel to Touch AP by 2034  X2 Chiang Mai South Gate Villa to Open 1 Dec  Best Western Opens Third Hotel in Bahrain  Air Canada to Launch More B787 Flights to Asia  Aeroflot to Provide Cabin Crew with iPads  AAPA Targets Efficient Air Transport Industry  HI-SCAN 6040-2is Checkpoint Scanner Earns Standard 3 Cert  Qatar Airways to Increase Istanbul Flights  Cebu Pacific to Offer SIM Cards to Passengers  Etihad Launches Flights to San Francisco  Airbus to Produce Five New Belugas  IHG Opens Holiday Inn Staten Island  BHG Partners eRevMax  SAS to Operate Regular Biofuel Powered Flights  Bombardier Wins Gatwick Express Contract  Qatar Airways to Increase Flights to Edinburgh  Asia Pacific Airlines Meet in Japan  Airbus A350-900 on 11-Day Tour of Asia 

Other topics covering Thailand General, How is Business in Chiang Mai? HD Video Interview with GM of Luxury Hotel, Chef Wan to Perform at Organic Food Festival in Chiang Mai (HD Video Interview) How's Business in Hua Hin? HD Video Interview with GM of Hyatt Regency, Interview with GM of Anantara Riverside in Bangkok, Thailand 2014: Take Your Business to Provincial Destinations, Thailand Lifts Curfew from Entire Country, Curfew in Thailand (2014) - Should You Still Go?, Rembrandt Hotel Bangkok Interview with GM, Interview with GM and RVP of Four Seasons Bangkok. Bangkok - Hotels in Bangkok, Bangkok Hotel Reservations, Suvarnabhumi the New Bangkok Airport, Old Bangkok Airport, New Security @ Bangkok Airport, Bars in Bangkok, Smoking in Thailand, Car Rental in Bangkok, Calypso Cabaret BangkokRestaurants in BangkokFeeding Fish in Bangkok, Transport in Bangkok, Shopping in Bangkok, Rolex, Pasaya Bed Sheets in Bangkok, Buying Electronics, Bangkok Tailors, Chatuchak Market, Madame Tussauds Bangkok, Floating Market, Bike Shops in Bangkok, Golf in Bangkok, Spas in Bangkok, VAT refunds for purchases in Thailand, Money Tips and Currency Converter, Diving with Sharks in Bangkok, Things to do in Bangkok, Internet Cafes in Bangkok, What to Wear in Thailand, Using Mobile Telephones in Bangkok, Thailand Telephone Codes, Wheelchair Access in Thailand, Pictures of from Thailand and Around the World, Thai Visa Restrictions, World Gourmet Festival, Khao Lak - Hotels in Khao Lak Reviewed  Hua Hin - Hua Hin - General, Pictures from Hua Hin Jazz Festival 2014, VIP Bus Service Between Bangkok and Hua Hin, Hyatt Open 2014 - Interview with GM of Hyatt Regency Hua Hin, How's Business in Hua Hin? HD Video Interview with GM of Hyatt Regency, Hotels in Hua Hin, Getting to Hua Hin, Getting Around Hua Hin, Animal Rescue Thailand: An Educational Visit or Working Holiday in Hua Hin, Hua Hin Hills Vineyard & Wine Cellar, Seafood Restaurants in Hua Hin, Luxury Banyan Villas Hua Hin, 4 Exclusive Golf Villas in Hua Hin.  Khon Kaen - Khon Kaen General Info Koh Samui - Hansar Hotels and Resorts Interview with CEO, Hansar CSR Projects in Thailand, Hotels in Koh Samui, Bars in Koh Samui, Bangkok Airways, Restaurants in Koh Samui, Dining on the Rocks, General Information on Koh Samui, Map of Koh Samui, Diving in Koh Samui, Things to do in Koh Samui  Koh Lanta - Koh Lanta - General Information, Koh Lanta Hotels, Krabi Airport Lounge, Kan Tiang Beach, Pimalai Divers  Phuket - Hotels in Phuket, Bars in Phuket, Restaurants in Phuket  Chiang Mai - How is Business in Chiang Mai? HD Video Interview with GM of Luxury Hotel, Chef Wan to Perform at Organic Food Festival in Chiang Mai (HD Video Interview), Hotels in Chiang Mai, 137 Pillars House Chiang Mai, Four Seasons Chiang Mai. Nakhon Ratchasima - General Info about Nakhon Ratchasima, V-One Hotel, Pictures of from Thailand and Around the World.  Roi Et - Narisala Resort in Ban Dok Mai, Ku Ka Sing Khmer Ruins in Roi Et. Ubon Ratchathani - Inside The Outside Inn - Ubon Ratchathani, Tourist Buses in Ubon Ratchathani, Phadaeng Mansion. Latest Travel News From Thailand: Latest Travel News.

Latest Travel News
Advertising
Advertising

Please click on any picture of the Pimalai, to see the larger version which opens in a new window/tab.

Overview of the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
 Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Kan Tiang Beach IS the best beach on Koh Lanta - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Pure paradise and not a tout in sight!! Kan Tiang Beach IS the best beach on Koh Lanta - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Beach Villa at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Deluxe Room at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Deluxe Room at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Deluxe Rooms at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Bayfront Deluxe Room at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Beach Villa at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
Stunning Lobby at the Pimalai on Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand - not just one of the best resorts in Thailand but one of the best in Asia - click to enlarge (opens in a new window/tab)
Pimalai - Kan Tiang Beach, Koh Lanta, Thailand
The Pimalai is a member of the Prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World
The Pimalai is a member of the prestigious Small Luxury Hotels of the World
 

Contact Details | Privacy | About Us | ASIA Travel Tips.com © Copyright 1997 - 2014 - ASIA Travel Tips.com - All rights reserved