Formerly called Le Meridien, The Nai Harn is located on Nai Harn Beach, giving guests a beautiful view of the Andaman Sea from the hotel balcony. The hotel gives each room and suite an exclusive view of Nai Harn Beach as well. Apart from beach and sea views, the hotel also offers rooms facing the landscape of mountain peaks, green forests and lush gardens around the hotel. The Nai Harn’s architecture also complements the hotel’s outside view: matching the gorgeous backgrounds, every room and suite in the hotel uses a calm colour palette with minimalist decoration, clean lines, calming wood tones and high-quality fabrics. Combined with the beach, mountain, forest or garden views of your choice, every second spent in this place will make you feel closer to nature.
Famous for having the "best views of the best beach", the five-star hotel offers different types of rooms and suites, each with a different amazing sight. The Mountain View Room has a direct view of a tropical garden on the back of the hotel. The Deluxe Ocean View Room is on the 8th and 9th level with an incredible view over Nai Harn bay. The Grand Ocean View Room is the 1st to 7th level rooms with an exquisite view over the turquoise Nai Harn bay. Family Wing is a cluster of four Grand Ocean View Rooms, and as for the suites, Ocean View Suite is located on the 4th to 8th floors of the hotel with views of Nai Harn Beach and Bay. Last but not least, the Royal Ocean View Suite is the best suite The Nai Harn has to offer, with not just an excellent view but a personal butler as well.
The Nai Harn has a swimming pool with stunning views over the bay and provides several amenities, such as complimentary Wi-Fi, day spa, lifestyle Cabana Boutique, restaurants and bars. They also have meeting facilities and fitness centre. Amenities for water activities include pool, beach butler services, non-motorized water-sports, bicycle rent, stand up paddleboards, kayaks, and snorkelling equipment. Guests can also get babysitting services, luxury guest transportation services (limousines, helicopter or motor-yacht), tour desk, and valet parking.
Many past guests agree The Nai Harn is well-loved for its facilities, namely a stay at the resort entitles you to a BBQ dinner overlooking the beach from terrace managed by a personal butler, and as for suite guests–being able to get champagne by simply pushing the Champagne button. In addition, cleanse and refresh yourself with a PUTRI Detox program offered by the hotel's wellness program: spa packages ranging from 30 minutes to 180 minutes, with a PUTRI detox that provides a customised plant-based vegan diet, a carefully planned exercise regime, and health-related activities like yoga and massages with therapies that will help your specific health issues and needs.
The hotel also offers recreational activities such as Thai boxing class, culinary class, yoga class, non-motorized water sports (SUP board, kayak rental), water sports (SCUBA diving, kite surfing, surfing lessons) and lifestyle cabana retail space. Furthermore, The Nai Harn also offers meeting packages, wedding packages and outdoor venue to rent. The meeting packages includes the use of meeting and event spaces with out of the box setup options, such as beanbags. The wedding packages have either Western and Thai ceremony options and includes facilities like spa treatments and professional photography and videography, entertainment options, makeup, from floral arrangements to personalised menus and customised wedding cake, and more—depending on which wedding package you choose.
But no matter what your reason for visiting Phuket is, trying local Thai food is a must, hence why the numerous dining option in The Nai Harn is something to look forward to. Phuket’s most relaxing beach resort has Cosmo Restaurant, Cosmo Bar, Rock Salt Restaurant, PRIME @ Rock Salt, Reflection Bar, Hansha, and in-room dining. Being a 2017 and 2018 award-winning restaurant, Cosmo provides a breakfast buffet, with lunch and dinner varying from classic Mediterranean dishes to Thai cuisine, while Cosmo Bar provides drinks curated by James Suckling. The Rock Salt Restaurant serves either the classic Thai fare or seafood cooked in a wood fire oven or steamed and served with salad and French Fries or steamed rice, complete with fresh lemon, seafood sauce and Sauce Vierge. PRIME @ Rock Salt offers a special dining experience due to its exclusivity and its collection of roasted, smoked and chargrilled cuisines.
In the Reflection Bar, you can get high quality chilled cocktails, and a 6:00pm to 7:00pm happy hour where you can try their signature cocktails. If you are feeling for Japanese food instead, the on-site Japanese restaurant Hansha is a rooftop sea-view sushi and sashimi bar that serves many Japanese dishes with an impressive selection of sake. Last but not least, you can always get in-room dining too in case you want to eat in the private terrace while enjoying the view. While ordering in-room dining, you can choose whether to grill your own barbeque or let the barbeque butler do it. Not limited to just your own room, private dining can also be arranged for by the pool.
Staying in The Nai Harn also means close proximity with many local attractions as well. One of Phuket's most photographed locations; Promthep Cape, is an 11-minute drive (2.19km) away from the hotel. You can also visit Kata View Point, one of the most frequented viewpoints on the island and it is only an 11-minute drive (5.6km) away from the hotel. From there you can see Kata Noi, Kata Yai and Karon Beach. But if just looking at it from the viewpoints is not enough, you can visit Kata Beach yourself, which will only take an 18-minute long drive (9.1km) from The Nai Harn itself. Another site that must be visited while in Phuket, Thailand is Phuket Big Buddha, which will take you a 29-minute long drive (14.5km) from the hotel. Alternatively, another must-see attraction slightly closer to the hotel is Wat Chalong: an ancient Buddhist temple formally called Wat Chaiyathararam, which is a 20-minute drive (11km) away.
The closest airport to The Nai Harn is Phuket Airport, which will be a 1 hour drive (48.8km) to the hotel. on the other hand, an airport fast track service is available that will ensure you will be assisted from the moment you disembark from the plane until you get into the waiting limousine.