Combining a refreshing blend of elegance with modern luxuries and tropical flair, the iconic Boathouse has been extensively renovated to deliver classic style with contemporary amenities. It continues to be a premium beach escape in family-friendly Kata Beach, Phuket. Whether your palate prefers authentic Thai or sophisticated French cuisine, you can savor leisurely lunches and fine dinners and enjoy an award-winning wine cellar. Every spacious guestroom at the Boathouse looks upon the captivating blue hues of the Andaman Sea and offers absolute privacy with views over Kata Beach. This is great value for guests looking for a nostalgic beach holiday in Phuket, harking back to a time before the island became known as the go-to beach in Thailand.
The Deluxe Seaview rooms have been thoroughly upgraded and redesigned with relaxation as much as style in mind. Located on the second and third floors, they afford absolute privacy along with panoramic views over Kata Beach. A comfortable abode with high ceilings, natural wood floors, and a king or twin size beds. Venture outside day or night to soak up your personal slice of Phuket from each room’s private balcony furnished with seating for two. Modern, spacious bathrooms are equipped with a rejuvenating rain shower and considerable vanity area.
Generously laid out under high ceilings with polished wood floors, these rooms have king or twin size beds. Lounge with a good read in the cozy sitting area or send postcards from paradise at the writing desk. Shades of sandy beige accentuated with navy blue complement the tropical surroundings just outside your sliding door. Venture outside day or night to soak up your personal slice of Phuket from each room’s private terrace furnished with seating for two. Modern, spacious bathrooms are equipped with a rejuvenating rain shower and considerable vanity area.
Brand new and designed especially for families or luxury seeking couples, these suites endowed with the added pleasure of a pillow covered day bed for maximum comfort and flexibility feel as spacious as they do stylish. The Suites on the ground floor turn Boathouse into your beach house as you take just a few steps straight onto Kata Beach, one of Phuket’s finest stretches of sand. Generously laid out, under high ceilings with polished wooden floors, these king bed suites incorporate the additional day bed where you may lounge around with a good read, or send postcards from paradise at the sleek writing desk. Modern, sunlit bathrooms are equipped with a roomy bathtub and separate rejuvenating rain shower plus double washbasins.
Take a few steps from the beachfront rooms and you are on one of the most beautiful beaches of Phuket. Gorgeous sea views frame the light and tasteful interior. Attractive wooden floors add a modern touch to the retro-Asian styled interior. Shades of sandy beige are accentuated with navy blue complementing the surrounding beach environment. Rooms have restful king size or twin beds, a writing desk, cozy sitting area and bright bathrooms with rain showers.
Long a destination dining favorite on Phuket, Boathouse remains true to its award winning classic French and authentic Thai culinary traditions while generating fresh excitement for their dynamic and healthy gourmet experiences. Exceptional, nourishing dishes combine innovative flavors on Kata Beach. The South African chef handpicks locally grown produce, organic whenever possible, freshly caught seafood and fish plus imported prime meats to prepare delectable dishes. Diners agree, Boathouse delivers culinary satisfaction like nowhere else in Phuket.
Head straight to the top for a sun lit linger after lunch or to kick start a memorable holiday evening. At our rooftop, open air Sunset Lounge, unwind over distinctive tropical cocktails as the citrus hued sun dips beneath the indigo horizon and stars sparkle overhead while gently Andaman Sea waves provide harmonious accompaniment, unfurling upon the baby powder soft sand.
Head to our palm fringed shoreline, where the Beachfront Bar offer 32 wines from around the world available by the glass, as well as your favourite cocktails and inventive just squeezed juices. Happy hour happens daily from 5-7pm.
Distinguished with prestigious Wine Spectator Awards since 1995, Boathouse has also been awarded with the Wine Spectator “Best of Award of Excellence” in 2006 and every year since. Our resident sommelier oversees an impressive wine list at Boathouse Wine & Grill comprising of over 800 unique labels from more than 17 New and Old World winemaking countries. Sip 32 red and white wines available by the glass at our Beachfront Bar, or your favourite cocktails and inventive just squeezed juices whilst watching that glorious orange orb set on the cerulean horizon.
You are encouraged to slide into a pair of their padded slippers and wrap a cozy Boathouse robe around you. Then you will be ready to embrace the RE KÁ TA Spa lifestyle. The aromatic scent of tropical flowers leads the way along smooth wood floors to the sleek modern spa for a contemporary take on traditional Thai and Ayurvedic massage, plus relaxing aromatherapy and replenishing beauty treatments too.
Thailand attracts many visitors craving authentic Thai food. For over fifteen years, Boathouse has taught thousands of curious, gourmet-minded guests how to prepare the most delectable Thai dishes, spiced according to whether you like it hot or not. Thai cooking classes at Boathouse are small and hands-on. Their Thai chef discusses and demonstrates how to cook the Thai recipes she learned from her mother. Students follow along then taste their creations. Every Wednesday and weekend from 10am until 2pm, Boathouse welcomes budding chefs among guests to learn the technique and tips for cooking authentic Thai fare. Classes in the oceanfront restaurant include a Thai lunch at Boathouse Wine & Grill as well as a souvenir Boathouse apron, Thai recipes, and your certificate of successful completion.