Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts, part of Marriott Bonvoy’s global portfolio of 31 extraordinary hotel brands, proudly announces the opening of Le Méridien Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort, which introduces a new era of culturally-infused hospitality to Phuket’s stunning sunset coast. Nestled in the golden sands of Mai Khao Beach and surrounded by the natural beauty of Sirinat National Park, the resort provides a serene tropical hideaway for guests to unwind in style.

“We are delighted to start welcoming guests to Le Méridien Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort, as we continue to introduce our industry-leading brands to Thailand’s most desirable destinations. With its stunning seafront location and outstanding facilities for couples, families and out-of-town events, this sophisticated resort is set to become a popular choice for domestic and international travelers who want to discover a different side of this popular island,” said Jakob Helgen, Area Vice President – Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia & Myanmar, Marriott International.

Following a refurbishment and a rebranding inspired by the era of glamorous travel, Le Méridien Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort features 244 bright and inviting rooms and suites. Room types range from 41 to 110 square metres in size and are designed in a contemporary local style, with a balcony or terrace in every room and views of the gardens, pool or sea. A selection of family rooms with bunk beds are available, and the newly-reimagined resort has also introduced brand-new pool access rooms, private cabana rooms, two-bedroom suites and private pool suites.

The resort features an outdoor lagoon pool, a children’s fun pool, a kids’ club and plenty of outdoor activities. Travellers will also have direct access to Mai Khao Beach, which set the stage for beachfront yoga and water sports such as paddle-boarding and kayaking. After a fun-filled day, the beach serves as the perfect spot to sit back and admire the evocative Andaman sunsets.

Throughout their stay, guests can grab light bites, cool drinks and locally-inspired snacks at The Nook, the resort’s casual café, while Ocean Kitchen is the signature Mediterranean restaurant where guests can savour an appetizing selection of freshly-prepared European and Middle Eastern cuisine, including prime grilled meats, fresh seafood, wood-fired pizzas and healthy dishes, accompanied with craft and draft beers, fine wines, creative cocktails, tropical juices and more.

Le Méridien Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort also offers a range of event spaces including a 214.5-sqm ballroom, which can be transformed into three smaller meeting spaces, with two additional intimate spaces, all of which are equipped with cutting-edge facilities.

Nestled on a secluded stretch of Phuket’s northwest coast, overlooking the azure Andaman Sea, Mai Khao Beach is an exceptional destination for guests who want to step off the beaten track and explore the natural beauty of Phuket. Sirinat National Park is just moments away and Phuket International Airport can be reached in only 15 minutes.

To celebrate its launch, Le Méridien Phuket Mai Khao Beach Resort has revealed “Sip, Savour and Stay” – an exclusive opening offer that lets travellers capture the spirit of an endless summer. Priced from just THB 5,999 net per room per night, this enriching package includes two welcome drinks, daily breakfast for two, an Au Soleil beach picnic featuring a European or Thai meal and a bottle of sparkling wine, one complimentary resort activity, one hour of paddle-boarding, and an Art Programme comprising two tickets to the Peranakan Museum. Guests will also enjoy a 10% discount at all F&B outlets and 20% off at the spa, and kids will be inspired by Le Méridien Family Programme, including a welcome amenity.