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Thailand’s southern Krabi island features the magnificent Railay Beach which continues to amaze even the most experienced travellers. The peninsula features azure ocean waters that jut into pristine white sands. To add to its exotic vibe, visitors can only see the island by boat as its limestone cliffs separate it from the mainland.

Staying in Railay Beach is definitely something everyone should try as its hotels range from bungalows to the ultra luxurious. However, below is a list of the most exotic hotels one can stay at during a memorable trip to this beautiful southern beach.

5 of Railay Beach’s Most Amazing Hotels

1. Avatar Railay Resort

Only for adults, this SHA certified hotel features an exotic outdoor pool where guests can certainly relax in peace. Each room in Avatar offers comfortable bedding along with all the amenities of a luxurious hotel. Furthermore, the resort includes a bar, restaurant and garden where visitors can take in the natural surroundings of the beautiful island.

Avatar’s location is just 900 metres from Phra Nang Cave and 800 metres from Princess Lagoon. Therefore, a day trip to one of these exciting places is definitely convenient. For those who want to rock climb, the Railay Rock Climbing Point is only 800 metres away. Avatar definitely offers a natural and tranquil environment that is helped by only accepting adult guests. While it may not be for families, this hotel definitely makes it enticing for those who want peace and quiet.

Facilities: Swimming pool, WiFi, restaurant, bar, very good breakfast

Pricing: 719 baht-2,138 baht

Address: 629 Moo 2 , East Railay, Aonang, Muang, Krabi, 81000 Railay Beach, Thailand

Avatar Railay Resort

2. Bhu Nga Thani Resort & Spa

Perhaps the most luxurious on the East Railay Beach coast, the Bhu Nga Thani Resort & Spa is surrounded by exotic mountains and mangrove forests. For those who want to get away from the usual touristic locations, this hotel offers secluded views and picture-perfect emerald ocean waves. The rooms are elegantly decorated with dark wood furnishings and feature an outdoor daybed and balcony.

The hotel offers a spa and well-equipped gym for guests to indulge in some serious self-care, while island hopping is arrangeable at the front desk. The Bhu Nga Sari Dining Room offers a great selection of Thai and Western cuisines, in addition to fresh seafood and wine. Guests can access Ao Nang Beach and Krabi Town by boat, which are 25 minutes and 45 minutes away, respectively.

Facilities: Swimming pool, WiFi, airport shuttle, fitness centre, bar, great breakfast

Pricing: 1,653 baht-6,840 baht

Address: 479 Railay, Moo 2,Ao Nang, 81000 Railay Beach, Thailand

Bhu Nga Thani Resort and Spa - Luxury resort on Railay Beach, Krabi

Bhu Nga Thani Resort and Spa

3. Rayavadee

The exotic Rayavadee hotel is definitely a sight to see as it truly captures the best features of an island getaway. The 5 star resort is in a prime location as it is just a 25 minute journey to Bamboo Island. Furthermore, the world-famous Koh Phi Phi island is only 35 minutes away, making day trips all the more adventurous. Rayavadee is surrounded by tropical gardens and beaches that are just a step outside each room’s terrace.

Furthermore, the hotel offers beachfront pool villas which allow guests to enjoy the tropical surroundings. Offering a spa and wellness centre, bar, and 2 swimming pools, Rayavadee offers supreme relaxation to its guests. Raya Dining Restaurant and Krua Phranang on-site restaurants feature Western and Thai cuisines, while Railay Terrace offers international dishes and delightful Railay Beach views.

Facilities: 2 swimming pools, airport shuttle, fabulous fitness centre, spa and wellness centre, beachfront, room service, bar, fabulous breakfast

Pricing: 10,567 baht-49,277 baht

Address: 214 Moo 2 T. Ao Nang, Muang, Krabi, 81000 Railay Beach, Thailand

Welcome to Rayavadee Krabi, Thailand


4. Railay Bay Resort & Spa

Featuring Thai-style decor fused with modern amenities, this large-scale resort is situated directly on Railay Beach offering convenience and luxury. However, all travellers can find a room here that fits their budget as the hotel offers a wide range of room prices. Rooms feature dark wood trimming and large French doors that open into lush garden views. Moreover, each room offers a private balcony and bathtub for ultimate relaxation.

The cottages offer an exotic take on the tropical island getaway with an on-site beachfront pool, restaurant and spa. Additionally, visitors can take part in rock climbing and canoeing if they desire. The hotel is a 20 minute boat trip to Ao Nam Mao Pier and Ao Nang Beach, making it a rather easy trip to the mainland.

Facilities: 2 swimming pools, airport shuttle, spa and wellness centre, beachfront restaurant, free parking, bar, good breakfast

Pricing: 1,775 baht-7,132 baht

Address: 145 M.2 Ao-Nang , Muang District, Krabi, 81000 Railay Beach, Thailand

Railay Bay Resort (Official Website)

Railay Bay Resort & Spa

5. Railay Phutawan Resort

Surrounded by lush, green mountains and the majestic Andaman Sea, this resort offers a magical escape from reality. Rooms here are decorated with rustic wooden furnishings, and Thai decor, making them reflect their tropical surroundings. The resort’s restaurant serves wonderful Thai dishes as well as a Continental breakfast, while the bar offers exotic cocktails. Moreover, the bar is where people meet to see the spectacular sunsets of Railay Beach.

Equipped with a sun terrace and scenic gardens, visitors can take an evening stroll after a long day of sightseeing at one of the many nearby islands and beaches. Offering a tour desk, guests can arrange a day trip to Koh Phi Phi or Ao Nang Beach or any other nearby attraction, making this hotel truly an all-inclusive experience.

Facilities: Swimming pool, airport shuttle, WiFi, family rooms, restaurant, bar, very good breakfast

Pricing: 1,430 baht-3,717 baht

Address: 1 Moo 2 Ao Nang Muang, 81000 Railay Beach, Thailand

Railay Phutawan Resort

Railay Beach represents the best of Thailand’s southern islands as its tropical environment draws hoards of tourists year round. From rock climbing to island hopping, the beach is famous for its ability to capture the Andaman Sea’s natural aura while offering fabulous hotels in which to slumber the night away.

Furthermore, its convenience to nearby islands offers unforgettable trips to experience the rest of the Andaman Islands, making any holiday here go down in history. With white sands and azure waters, Railay Beach is one of Thailand’s most desired places to experience for travellers worldwide.


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