Missing Thailand and their mouth-watering Thai ice tea, street food or overall friendly atmosphere? Well, we have some good news for you. According to the Royal Thai Embassy in Singapore, if you are a Singapore citizen or a permanent resident, you can now apply for their Special Tourist Visa (STV) where you have to stay in Thailand for a minimum of 90 days.
With all that time to spare, why not explore Thailand while staying in the comfort of the Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort? With 600 rooms, the resort is conveniently located in the heart of Phuket’s most famous beach destination. Whether you are visiting for work or fun, the hotel is sure to cater your every need with its approachable design, style and comfort.
“We are excited to see the opening of the Four Points by Sheraton brand in a resort destination with the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort,” said Rajeev Menon, President, Asia Pacific (excluding China), Marriott International.
“The brand’s comfortable hospitality experience and the hotel’s location in the heart of Phuket will raise the bar for hospitality in this enduringly popular destination. With 14 different brands now present in Thailand, the debut of Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort further complements Marriott International’s commitment to growth in the region and underscores the confidence we have in the travel industry”, he added.
Nestled in a crescent-shaped bay of white sand, the resort overlooks the azure ocean on Phuket’s highly sought-after west coast, Patong Beach. Located 45 minutes away from Phuket International Airport, be sure to discover a wealth of attractions located in close proximity to the hotel.
These attractions include Thailand’s famous golden beaches, idyllic islands and lush forests, to fun-filled water parks, first-class retail outlets and championship golf courses. For culture seekers, the golden temples, local markets and classical architecture of Phuket’s Old Town are just a short distance away.
Reflecting the brand’s promise to provide for today’s modern travelers seeking work and life balance, Four Points by Sheraton Phuket Patong Beach Resort features 600 well-appointed, spacious guest rooms and suites, including Pool Access rooms with private terraces.
Each room features contemporary décor, comfortable bedding, a spacious bathroom with a power shower and state-of-the-art amenities including integrated USB ports and high-speed Wi-Fi. For families, the Family suite features a dedicated kid’s room including boat beds and children’s amenities. In addition, the Ocean View suites offer breath-taking vistas of the Patong Beach and the Andaman Sea.
Immerse your senses in the design of the hotel as it welcomes you into a world of authentic local art with interiors that reflect Phuket’s classical Peranakan culture. With a collection of almost 70 original paintings and sculptures including works by Artslonga, an acclaimed local artist, you almost feel like you were in a living gallery at the resort!
Beside their locally-inspired design, the resort also boasts five stylish dining venues – Chao Leh Kitchen, Sears & Co, The Deck Beach Club Patong, the Lobby Bar and the Pool Bar.
Chao Leh Kitchen is a bright all-day restaurant with an open-plan layout and a focus on Phuket cuisine, along with pan-Asian and Western favorites. For a more casual dining experience, Sears & Co. offers indoor and alfresco seating, including a garden shaded by tropical trees.
The Deck Beach Club Patong is the perfect place to kick back and relax whilst listening to DJ beats and enjoying light bites and signature cocktails, including Phuket’s Best Brews on tap, as part of Four Points’ signature local craft beer program.
Alternatively, the Lobby Bar is a chic space to take a break at any time of day, while the Pool Bar – with its seven-seat swim-up counter – is an enticing place to cool off.
Besides exploring Phuket, the hotel also has a myriad of activities designed to entertain you in the case that you don’t feel like stepping out that day. During the day, you can recline at the sea-facing chill-out zone in The Deck Beach Club Patong, work out in the 24-hour gym, unwind in a cozy cabana or take a dip in the three different swimming pools available at the hotel, including a saltwater lagoon pool.
For families, your little ones will surely be entertained at the Little Sea Gypsies Kid’s Club, where activities range from cooking classes to face painting, kids’ boot camps and more.
Looking for a place to relax with your huge family or a place to help team-bonding? With 1,200 square meters of flexible function space, including two ballrooms and over 1,000 square meters of outdoor event space, the resort offers venues for all types of corporate or social gatherings.
The Akara Grand Ballroom, foyer and pre-function area can cater for up to 500 people for large-scale conventions and gala dinners, while the Kathu Junior Ballroom is ideal for talk-of-the-town events with up to 170 delegates.
Seven other bright and well-equipped meeting rooms can be adapted for a range of function types. For couples looking to tie the knot, the hotel can also host truly wonderful weddings, either in the ballrooms or outdoors on the elegant Garden Terrace.
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