The Naka Island, A Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Phuket

Nestled among stunning beaches, lush coconut groves, with never-ending views of the emerald-green Phang Nga Bay and idyllic landscapes of the Phuket coastline, The Naka Island is an exclusive boutique resort on Naka Yai Island, located just off the Phuket coast.

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Set on Naka Yai Island (Koh Naka Yai) in the southernmost province of Thailand, and within stunning Phang Nga Bay, The Naka Island, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Phuket is only 25 minutes from Phuket International Airport.

Phang Nga Bay is famous for the scenic ‘James Bond Island', and also Koh Panyi (meaning ‘Sea Gypsy Island'), which features a unique village, constructed on stilts over the water.

The Naka Island is accessible only by private speedboat, making it a uniquely private and intimate retreat. Escape the everyday in tranquil, enchanting surroundings.

  • Introduction

    A world of endless turquoise skies, captivating seascapes and gracious Thai hospitality awaits you. The Naka Island, Phuket is your own private island hideaway, offering an enchanting escape from the everyday. Extraordinary service, cuisine and cultural experiences will hold a place in your heart for years to come, and create indelible memories.

    Every moment is unforgettable - whether luxuriating in the spa, relaxing by the pool, dining on exceptional cuisine at the seaside restaurants, Tonsai and My Grill, or unwinding in the Z Bar. Simply laze on the inviting beaches for a memorable experience.

    The magnificently appointed villas, most with spectacular views over Phang Nga Bay and Phuket, are furnished in refined Thai decor, mirroring the island's natural beauty. Retreat to a haven of sophistication and sublime comfort in an evocative setting.

  • Restaurants & Bars

    The restaurants at The Naka Island provide a world of unrivalled service and authentic dining options. Celebrate with a vintage wine from the extensive cellar to complement your dining experience, and enjoy the sophisticated ambience of the various dining venues at the resort. If you prefer to dine in the privacy of your luxurious villa, explore the customised 24 hour In-Villa Dining menu, available at all times.

    Tonsai

    Just steps from the sea, featuring both a charming outdoor area with panoramic sea views and an indoor air-conditioned dining room with high ceilings and natural decor, Tonsai offers all-day dining. Spanning over three levels, it promises a delightful dining experience that evolves throughout the day, graduating from a simple, casual breakfast atmosphere to a romantic, candlelit dinner environment. The enticing menu highlights modern, redesigned international classics and traditional Thai favorites. As much as possible, the restaurant sources produce locally, including organic vegetables and regional fish. Begin your day with an interactive buffet breakfast, where hot dishes are customized in live show kitchens to meet individual guest's desires. The healthy juice bar adds instant nourishment while tasters and samplers of daily specials ensure guests' appetites are thoroughly satisfied. A causal lunch is served from a tempting á la carte menu featuring dishes ranging from Grilled Tuna Salad and Club Sandwiches to Green Curry Seafood Pizza and Pad Pak Ruam. For dinner, weekly themed buffets supplement the á la carte options and tempting desserts, including the Trio of Crème Brulee and Fondant. A kid's menu is also available.

    My Grill

    Share a memorable dinner at the open-air, beachside My Grill, where refined natural wood decor reflects native island style, and iconic views of the infinite seascape provide an unforgettably romantic background. Soft lighting and lounge music complement the intimate atmosphere, creating a casual yet sophisticated ambience, which includes an open show kitchen revealing the expert chefs at work. Chefs are also involved in the serving of select dishes, as they are finished tableside. Guests may elect to dine in the sunken outdoor dining area surrounded by a shallow pool or in the extended beach area. The enticing menu highlights the freshest local seafood and exceptional imported steaks from the finest suppliers. Additionally, a selection of the produce is sourced directly from regional farms and herbs are harvested from the resort gardens. Featuring a southern Thai influence, the innovative dishes are prepared in the wood-fire oven, on an open-flame charcoal grill, or in a traditional Tandoori oven. The rare offerings include enticing starters, like Turmeric and Coriander Prawns or Char-Grilled Australian Beef Salad, and main dishes ranging from Phuket Lobster and Teriyaki Glazed Gindara to Grilled Tenderloin-150 Day Wagyu. The tempting array of desserts includes Coconut Custard and Mango Sticky Rice.

    Z Bar

    Embracing laid-back island life, Z Bar is situated beachside and furnished with contemporary daybeds that overlook the dramatic seascape. Settle in for the sunset with an innovative cocktail or custom-blended juice from the fruits, vegetables, and herbs cultivated in the resort gardens. Light bites come courtesy of an Asian-inspired tapas menu available in small or large potions. The adjacent beach area offers additional seats.

  • Activities & Recreation

    Situated near the serene waters of Phang Nga Bay, the resort offers a myriad of watersports, including snorkeling, windsurfing, sailing, and kayaking. Alternatively, explore the island's majestic landscapes with a cycling or hiking adventure, or simply relax on the spectacular ivory sand beach, marveling at the magnificent sea views. Thai cooking and Ta Kraw classes offer immersion into Phuket's enchanting culture, while thoughtful services, including Luggage Liaison and NewspaperDirect, bring the comforts of home to your doorstep. All the while, the resort's 24-hour Luxury Collection Concierge is on call to arrange activities and exceed all needs and desires.

    Resort Pool

    The large freshwater pool offers the singular experience of swimming while gazing out over the sparkling ocean and Phang Nga Bay. Meanwhile, an adjacent picturesque tropical pond enhances the pool area and creates an enchanting terraced visual leading to the beach. Peppered around the deck, chaise lounges invite guests to soak up the island sun while the beach offers an endless array of activities, just steps away.

    Refreshing snacks and beverages are available poolside, or guests may dine at Tonsai or My Grill, which both border the pool. All pool staff are lifeguard and CPR trained.

    Bicycle Tours

    Explore the villages and jungle of Naka Island with a bike tour. This low- to medium-intensity outing includes stops at quaint fishing villages and stunning tropical scenery. Guests may explore independently or with a guide.

    Land Activities

    ~ Culture Walks
    ~ Ta Kraw
    ~ Bicycle Tours

    Water Sports

    ~ Sailing
    ~ Windsurfing
    ~ Kayaking
    ~ Snorkelling

    Fitness Center

    Overlooking the ocean, the Fitness Center includes a stretching and yoga area and is equipped with Technogym equipment, including a StairMaster, elliptical machine, stationary bike, trampoline, array of weight machines, and free weights. Additionally, there is an outdoor multi-purpose sala that can be used for yoga, pilates, and fitness classes. An array of one-on-one fitness classes takes guests' workouts to the next level. Choose between Thai Boxing, Super Stretching, Toning TTB, Fit Ball, Core Conditioning, and Aqua Exercise.

    Personal training appointments must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance.

    Facilities

    ~ Resort Pool
    ~ Fitness Center
    ~ The Luxury Collection Concierge
    ~ Business Center
    ~ Outdoor Sala
    ~ Library
    ~ SPG Kids Pass
    ~ complimentary WiFi in public areas and villas

    Ta Kraw

    Providing an insight into local culture, the resort offers guests the opportunity to learn Ta Kraw, which mixes football, kung fu, and volleyball. Reservations can be made at the beachside activities hut or with the Concierge.

    Cooking Classes

    Take an authentic piece of Thailand home. Guests of the resort's interactive cooking classes learn to make traditional Thai curry from scratch or how to blend local ingredients into a delicious and healthy smoothie.

    Reservations are recommended.

  • Spa Naka

    A singular island retreat dotted with placid ponds and boasting lush garden views, Spa Naka renews guests' strength and inner sense of well-being. Located near the Fitness Center, it offers an array of signature indigenous botanical treatments for the face and body, each performed by the resort's expert therapists using exclusive Comfort Zone products from Italy or local Thai products. Select between one of the five single treatment rooms or share the experience in a double treatment room. Additionally, all in-house guests of The Naka Island have complimentary access to the general spa facilities.

    Spa Treatment

    Coconut Banana Body Polish (45 mins)
    This sublime blend of fresh local coconut and bananas provides gentle full-body exfoliation. High in antioxidants and moisturizing oils, it leaves skin not only smooth but also intensely hydrated. Enjoy it with a local coconut drink.

    Spa Facilities:

    ~ 5 single treatment rooms
    ~ 1 double treatment room
    ~ Watsu Massage Pool
    ~ Steam Room
    ~ Sauna
    ~ Ice Room
    ~ Kanieep
    ~ Secret Tea Garden

Rooms & Suites

Tastefully decorated in classic Thai style, the magnificently appointed villas boast a spacious al fresco area with a relaxation sala and an outdoor soaking tub overlooking the tropical landscape or sparkling Phang Nga Bay, which features dramatic limestone cliffs jutting out into the horizon. Select villas also feature a private pool or direct beach access, or both.

Nestled in the verdant tropical landscape, all villas provide a haven of sophistication and sublime comfort in an evocative setting.

Standard Amenities include:
~ Indoor and Outdoor Day Bed
~ Outdoor Sala
~ Pillow Menu
~ Beach Shoes
~ Separate Bathtub and Shower
~ Make-up/Shaving Mirror
~ Luxury Collection Bathroom Amenities
~ LCD TV
~ DVD Player
~ Bose iPod Sound System
~ Laptop Safe
~ Complimentary Bottled Water
~ Mini Bar
~ Coffee and Tea Maker
~ 24-Hour In-Room Dining

Royal Horizon Pool Villa

Seamlessly combining inspired outdoor island living with refined indoor relaxation, the 1,600 sqm gated Royal Horizon Pool Villa enchants at every turn. Looking out from the hilltop over the emerald sea, bordered by a lush, landscaped garden, the radiant 546 sqm infinity pool and expansive pool deck wrap around the villa's two front pavilions

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Beachfront Pool Villa

Situated mere steps from the island's ivory beaches and sparkling sea, Beachfront Pool Villas offer an unrivaled stay, with the additional benefit of a private pool. Indoors, vaulted ceilings combine with smooth wood floors, plush area rugs, and local materials to create a refined island ambience. Blue and white accents recall the alluring

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Beachfront Villa

Situated mere steps from the island's ivory beaches and sparkling sea, Beachfront Villas offer an unrivaled stay at Naka Island. Indoors, vaulted ceilings combine with smooth wood floors, plush area rugs, and local materials to create a refined island ambience. Blue and white accents recall the alluring tropical sky. A plush bed is situated

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Seaview Pool Villa

Awaken to breathtaking vistas of the island's majestic scenery, including the world-renowned emerald-green Andaman Sea, from the Seaview Pool Villas (450 sqm). Vaulted ceilings and smooth wood floors provide an airy ambience, which perfectly complements the villa's natural wood furniture, stone details, and subtle neutral hues. Throughout,

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Tropical Pool Villa

Enchanting in every detail, stand-alone Tropical Pool Villas promise an indelible stay. Complete with vaulted ceilings, guests' expectations are exceeded at every turn. Throughout the villa, natural hues combine with smooth wood floors and furniture, including a dark wood bed topped with 300-thread-count crisp white linens and a sheer white

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Tropical Villa

Enchanting in every detail, stand-alone Tropical Villas promise an indelible stay. Complete with vaulted ceilings, guests' expectations are exceeded at every turn. Throughout the villa, natural hues combine with smooth wood floors and furniture, including a dark wood bed topped with 300-thread-count crisp white linens and a sheer white

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