Rayavadee is set on a stunning peninsula overlooking the Andaman Sea in Thailand’s southern Krabi province. Accessible only by sea due to the surrounding limestone cliffs, guests arrive at the resort after a short, exhilarating speedboat trip from Krabi pier. Close proximity to Phuket and famous islands like Phi Phi as well as the stunning seascape of Phang Nga Bay make Rayavadee the perfect base for exploring this enchanted corner of the Kingdom. Situated at the heart of the stunning Phranang Peninsular on the edge of Krabi Marine National Park, Rayavadee nestles discreetly amidst tropical gardens and coconut groves against a backdrop of sheer cliffs, lush jungle foliage and clear waters. In addition to stylish, five-star accommodation, Rayavadee boasts fine cuisine, one of the most unique relaxation spas in Thailand and warm, attentive service.
The resort has 98 enchanting two-story pavilions spread over 26 acres of coconut groves and tropical gardens bordered by three beaches. Each two-story Deluxe Pavilion boasts fully-equipped, spacious accommodation and stylish, tropical decor with polished wood, richly-coloured fabrics and hand-crafted details throughout as well as an outdoor terrace with seating. The circular design of the pavilions blends perfectly with the resort's natural surroundings, echoing the rounded cliffs of the rock formations that characterize the area's unique landscape.
The resort has 98 enchanting two-story pavilions 26 acres of coconut groves and tropical gardens bordered by three beaches. Each two-story Spa Pavilion boast all of the same luxurious features and comforts as our Deluxe Pavilions plus an exotic garden with an outdoor Jacuzzi, shower, sun lounges and a gazebo for total relaxation. Stylish, tropical decor with polished wood is present throughout with richly-coloured fabrics and hand-crafted details as well as an outdoor terrace with seating.
The resort has 98 enchanting two-story spread over 26 acres of coconut groves and tropical gardens bordered by three beaches. Each two-storey Terrance Pavilion offers a contemporary take on our popular Deluxe pavilion design featuring an open and airy ground floor living plan with tropical décor and glass doors that open onto a breezy outdoor terrace with lounge area and lots of space for relaxation and private barbecue dinners surrounded by lush palms and garden greenery. The fully-equipped spacious accommodation boasts stylish, tropical decor with polished wood, richly-coloured fabrics and hand-crafted details throughout as well as an outdoor terrace with seating.
Raya Dining offers International Cuisine in an elegant yet informal setting. The intricate carvings of the restaurant’s columns reflect the marine life of the area’s coral reefs, framing the dining room’s delicate gold mural depicting a school of swirling dolphin. Begin your day here with an energizing, wholesome breakfast. In the evening, enjoy a sophisticated menu with dishes that range from light offerings and tasty salads to classics such as succulent lobster, rack of lamb and perfectly grilled tenderloin. Air-conditioned and open-air seating is available.
Stroll along a moonlit path to Phranang Beach and experience the ultimate dinner by the sea at Krua Phranang, the resort's romantic Thai restaurant. Enjoy a menu of classic Thai dishes with specials that include delicious curries, salads, soups, seafood and freshly-caught fish. The dining room offers air-conditioned and open-air seating with views over the stunning beach, limestone cliffs and outlying islands. After a memorable dinner, retire to the outdoor deck for a stargaze as the sound of the waves break below you on the shore.
Raitalay Terrace offers a menu of tempting international favourites in a stylish, beachside setting. Open for lunch and dinner, Raitalay Terrace is also conveniently situated next to the free-form infinity pool and offers stunning views over Railay Beach. With a wonderful array of cocktails on offer, this is the perfect spot to take in a magnificent sunset each evening.
The Grotto nestles under an ancient limestone cliff on the edge of Phranang Beach. Enjoy a leisurely or lose yourself in the magic of a perfect sunset as you enjoy cocktails and a menu of light snacks with soft sand underfoot and a hint of romance in the air. Sumptuous barbecues are also held here on special nights each week.
The Rayavadee Boutique offers Krabi's only five-star shopping experience with a treasure trove of over 2,500 striking and beautiful items ranging from jewelry, clothes, ceramics, home accessories and antiques that have been hand selected to represent the best of Asian craft, design and ingenuity. Some of the special pieces offered at the boutique include beautifully woven textiles fine, contemporary lacquer ware, timeless yet original jewelry and a colourful collection of accessories and home decorative items.
The Rayavadee Spa's extensive range of therapies draw on ancient Thai healing traditions and a philosophy of well-being that combines body, mind and spirit to create treatments that impart a deeply felt sense of relaxation in luxurious, private surroundings. One of the most unique and luxurious spas in Thailand, The Rayavadee Spa offers revitalizing facials and scrubs, energizing body wraps, soothing massages, salon treatments and spa packages individually-tailored to individual needs.
Rayavadee offers resort guests the chance to head out on the sea for the promise of exhilarating adventure, romance and memories. You can kayak through a pristine mangrove forest or scuba dive from your own private dive boat. Sheer limestone cliffs meet azure water. Quiet coves beckon where rainbow-coloured fish dart in schools amidst the coral. Other activities include Phi Phi Island Discovery, Hong Island, Sangria Sunset by Speedboat, Poda & Chicken Island Snorkelling and more.
Rayavadee invites guests to climb aboard an elephant for a ramble through the Krabi landscape or scale a rock wall with private rock climbing instruction. Land excursions take guests away from the resort for exciting Krabi adventures. Activities include a visit to an emerald pool, a hot spring or Krabi Town's colourful morning market. Climb 1,000 steps to the summit of Tiger Cave Temple to take in fantastic views over the plains below or kayak through a mysterious mangrove forest.
Gain insight into Thai culture through Rayavadee’s cultural pursuits which include the art of Thai cooking, flower garland weaving, and the art of fruit carving.
Rayavadee's unique natural setting makes it the perfect place to refresh mind, body and spirit with active pursuits guaranteed to thrill, delight and soothe the soul. Explore jungle paths and a hidden lagoon on a guided hike or try kayaking, windsurfing or sailing our Hobie Bravo from magnificent Phranang Beach. Activities include rock climbing, scuba diving just steps from the resort, water sports, escorted hikes and more, and do not require guests to leave on an excursion.
Sports enthusiasts will enjoy two outdoor tennis courts sheltered under a towering cliff face and our air-conditioned squash court as well as use of our fitness room.