Aleenta Phuket

I’d like to move to Phuket…. and get super tanned. Aleenta Resort is not the newest one in the area but it’s very well kept, and their minimal design is key to the comfort and gracefulness.

IMG_0107

The resort was first started from a family who owned a piece of land in Pranburi, Hua Hin, Thailand, where they wanted to build a beach home. It was then a simple house, often a venue for the family for seafood barbecues and gatherings. In 2003, they have decided to share the joy and made it into a private home to visitors… the original house is now the Aleenta Pranburi Frangipani wing.

CIMG0144

CIMG0142

There are quite a few villas, rooms, and lofts in the resort, and we are staying in the “Ocean View Loft” with the bed upstairs, living room, balcony, and pool downstairs. Below are the photos of the interior:

IMG_0028

IMG_0030

IMG_0031

IMG_0032

IMG_0102

There isn’t an excuse not to slow down when you have this view right from your balcony.

IMG_0156

The Edge is one of the two restaurants in the resort, serving Thai fusion western food.

CIMG0141

IMG_0055

Our very first meal, followed by the dangerous Pina Colada and a strawberry version, right at the beach.

IMG_0073

CIMG0166

Daybeds on the infinity pool next to the beach here. Coconut is key to the whole “look and feel” here.

CIMG0140

This is the other restaurant, The Natai, with amazing Thai food. Coconut steamed eggs is my favourite for breakfast… very soothing.

CIMG0152

CIMG0145

This is the reading room/library right next to the infinity pool and pool bar.

CIMG0178

CIMG0158

I have to say this spa is the highlight of the trip. Very well-equipped with an oxygen room for the oxygen spa.

CIMG0159

CIMG0162

IMG_0261

IMG_0262

IMG_0267

The pre-massage begins with a foot massage here.

IMG_0276

Then we hopped to the massage beds…

IMG_0279

IMG_0280

Inside the room, there’s this jacuzzi… I can stay in the room for hours.

IMG_0144

IMG_0158

IMG_0159

The same sun is shining very differently in various parts of the world… and I’m planning to explore into them one by one!

IMG_0221

IMG_0222

IMG_0227

This view… this sunset… is sooo mesmerising.

IMG_0337

IMG_0234

It was a good chillaxing break in this boutique resort. Everything just hit the spot, hassle-free, leaving you quality time for the brain to turn off. If you prefer to go to the Patong market for a few hours, there’s a shuttle bus every Tuesday morning at 10am, which comes back at 3pm.

………………………..

Aleenta Phuket-Phang Nga

33 Moo 5 Natai Beach, Kokkloy, Takhuathung, Thai Muang Phang Nga, Thailand
+66 2 514 8112
(20mins away from airport)
………………………..
xxx
g.

As a daughter of an entrepreneur and being one herself, Grace has lived and learned all sides of creating and growing businesses. She is excited to bring all that life experience as well as 7 years of crafting content to G Edition, her very own edition of experience sharing in work and travel. She is a full-time bag designer and manufacturer, part-time traveler, and a lover of creative crafts.

Be first to comment

Leave a Reply