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Property Spotlight: Melia Phuket Mai Khao


A garden with water features and plants in the middle.
All photos courtesy of Melia Phuket Mai Khao

Melia Phuket Mai Khao is a luxurious beachfront resort located on the beautiful island of Phuket, Thailand only 15km from the airport and close to attractions in northern Phuket. This new addition to the Melia world class brand brings a Spanish twist to contemporary Asian styling with this 5-star resort with 30 suites and 70 fabulous villas made with natural materials, each with its own private pool. The resort not only provides sustainability and wellness, it includes memorable activities with its YHI spa’s ritual bath treatment; premium cooking classes; and its beachfront location on the longest beach in Phuket. There are two pools, one with a swim-up bar, delightful dining options, premium cocktails and Kidsdom for children.

A large outdoor tub sitting in the middle of a patio.

Accommodations at the Melia Phuket Mai Khao are designed with sustainability, elegance and comfort in mind. The resort features 180 rooms and suites, each equipped with modern amenities including air conditioning, flat-screen televisions, complimentary Wi-Fi, and private balconies or terraces with stunning ocean or garden views.

For those seeking extra luxury, the resort offers The Level, an exclusive area of the property featuring personalized service and upgraded amenities such as a private pool, lounge, and restaurant.

A restaurant with tables and chairs outside of it
Gaia Bar

Dining at the Melia Phuket Mai Khao is a culinary journey through Thailand and the world. The resort features four restaurants serving international and local cuisine, including the signature restaurant, Thai Market, which offers an authentic Thai dining experience and Gaia Bar, which offer and fun casual experience. Guests can also enjoy a cocktail or a light snack at one of the resort’s three bars, including the swim-up pool bar.

A pool with palm trees and a building in the background

The resort’s facilities are designed to cater to all guests’ needs. Not only are you steps away from the beach, guests can luxuriate at the infinity pool overlooking the Andaman Sea, have their kids’ enjoy their days at the kids’ club, or relax at the a spa with a range of massages and beauty treatments. For the active type, there are variety of activities, including yoga classes, a fitness center, Thai cooking classes, and water sports such as kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding.

A living room with wicker furniture and a painting on the wall.

Melia Phuket Mai Khao is also an excellent destination for weddings and events. The resort’s picturesque location, combined with its luxurious facilities and excellent service, make it the perfect setting for a romantic beach wedding or a corporate event.

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