For those with family in tow, JW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa is a highly rated family hotel and has been awarded Insider Select status - a status reserved for Expedia's most popular and highly rated hotels. Featuring an average guest rating of 4.83, Moevenpick Resort Bangtao Beach Phuket
is also worth a look. Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa has an average rating of 4.75, and Marriott's Phuket Beach Club has a rating of 4.71. The 4.5-star Angsana Laguna Phuket and 4-star Novotel Phuket Resort are also family favorites.
If you’d like to tap into some local knowledge, check out the 5-star The Naka Island, A Luxury Collection Resort and Spa, Phuket
. Not only is it popular with local travelers, it's also received an average rating of 4.92 out of 5. Other hotels worth consideration include The Racha, with its average guest rating of 4.89; Aleenta Resort and Spa, with a rating of 4.67; and Waterjade Health Land Resort & Spa, which scores 4.5. Locals also like to book rooms at The Memory at On On Hotel and the 4.5-star Diamond Cliff Resort and Spa.
The Phuket area offers great options for business travelers, like The Royal Paradise Hotel & Spa, which has been awarded VIP status - a status reserved for Expedia's most popular and highly rated hotels. There’s also Patong Voyage Place
, with an average guest rating of 4.5. Additional well-ranked business properties include the 3.5-star Thara Patong Beach Resort & Spa, the 4-star The Kee Resort & Spa, and Deevana Patong Resort & Spa.
If you don’t have much advance notice, take a look at the 4-star Mandarava Resort and Spa Karon Beach
, a favorite among last-minute travelers and featuring an average guest rating of 4.67 out of 5 based on 51 guest reviews. You can also try The Senses Resort, with an average guest rating of 4.55. Other popular last-minute picks include the 4-star Amari Phuket, 4-star Best Western Premier Bangtao Beach Resort & Spa, and 4.5-star M├╢venpick Resort & Spa Karon Beach Phuket.
The Phuket area has its share of good deals, starting with Panomporn Patong Place
, which is popular with bargain shoppers. Also popular with bargain shoppers are Villa Zolitude Resort & Spa, with an average guest rating of 4.76, or Santhiya Koh Yao Yai Resort & Spa, with an average guest rating of 4.67. The 4.5-star Hilton Phuket Arcadia Resort & Spa, the 4-star Centara Karon Resort Phuket, and Sino House Phuket Hotel and Apartment have also been flagged as great values.