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Phuket Town Courtyard by Marriott sits at the historic centre of Phuket Town, a treasure trove of Sino-Portuguese and Peranakan culture, with beautifully restored shophouses. It has 248 rooms, three F&B outlets, a swimming pool, and other facilities. And beaches are just a short drive away
Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town is the latest property in the Courtyard by Marriott portfolio. In fact, there are currently more than 1,200 Courtyard by Marriott hotels in 60 countries and territories around the world.
To clarify, Courtyard by Marriott is one of the 30 hotel brands comprising Marriott International. They feature plush bedding and flexible work spaces. And they target young, tech-savvy travelers.
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Phuket is Thailand’s premier resort destination. Located off the coast of Southern Thailand, the island is anchored in the Andaman Sea.
Not only is it famous for its stunning natural scenery. In addition, it has excellent hotels and resorts at all price points. Overlooked by many tourists in Phuket Old Town, which is dripping with history.
Phuket International Airport serves Phuket and the rest of Southern Thailand. And both domestic and international airlines serve the airport. In fact, there are flights to domestic, regional, and far-flung destinations.
Moreover, the airport is Thailand’s third busiest. To clarify, only Bangkok’s two airports – Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang – have more flights.
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The hotel is located near the historic center of Phuket Town, which is dotted with Sino-Portuguese and Peranakan style shop houses. In fact, many of these structures have been converted into restaurants, cafes, and bars. Meanwhile, others now house boutiques, art galleries, and curio shops.
In addition, there are local markets such as the Sunday Walking Street Market and Chillva Market. And several museums and temples are within a short walk of the hotel.
Phuket is most famous for its sandy beaches. Among the most popular are Patong Beach and Kata Beach, which are a less than 30-minute drive from the hotel.
Meanwhile, the drive from the resort to Phuket International Airport takes about 40 minutes.
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Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town has 248 rooms and suites. Included, at this Phuket Town hotel are two 140-square-meter Presidential Suites. And they , which are fully equipped with an array of amenities.
Food and Beverage
The Phuket Town Courtyard has three food and beverage outlets. And they each have a distinct vibe.
- Krua Talad Yai -serving authentic southern Thai cuisine and popular international dishes, Krua Talad Yai is an all-day dining restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
- Talung Lounge – offering a spot to relax. Talung Lounge serves coffee with freshly baked cakes and confectioneries. And it opens for lunch and dinner.
- Kolae Pool Bar – serving cocktails and light bites. Kolae Pool Bar opens for lunch and dinner.
The Phuket Town Marriott has an outdoor swimming pool. In addition, there is a small fitness centre. Other facilities include a Kid’s Club and extensive facilities for meetings, conferences, and social events.
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Jakob Helgen, Area Vice President of Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Myanmar, Marriott International.
“We are excited to bring the Courtyard by Marriott brand to Thailand’s most famous resort destination with the opening of Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town,” Jakob says.
“The opening of Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town marks Marriott International’s 46th property in Thailand and further complements our commitment to growth in the region, bringing a diversified portfolio for different types of travelers to this popular leisure destination.”
Pamela Ong, Hotel Manager for Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town.
“Beach lovers have always been drawn to Phuket’s tropical shores, but the renowned ‘Pearl of the Andaman’ has so much more to offer than just sun, sea, and sand,” Pamela says.
“Phuket Town is a melting pot of Asian heritage, and guests can soak up the diverse spirit of the island through its art, architecture, customs, and cuisine.”.
“Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town will blend this timeless culture with modern, forward-thinking hospitality to create truly memorable guest experiences in a unique setting.”
Courtyard by Marriott Phuket Town – 1 Soi Surin, Talat Yai, Muang Phuket, Thailand.
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