Top 15 Luxury Villa Rentals in Phuket

Updated: January 3, 2024

Private villas have certainly changed the way the world perceives luxury accommodations. It has redefined the meaning of exclusivity and has taken bespoke services into an entirely different level.

In Thailand’s island of Phuket, this relatively new genre of hospitality is definitely in full bloom. This luxury tourism hotspot hosts an incredibly vast array of rental villas and homes boasting extravagant features, going beyond the typical infinity swimming pool and bedroom suites. One may be surprised to discover the kind of opulence these dwellings are hiding within their walls and fences.

Scrutinizing their amenities, scenic settings, design concept, and services provided, we have come up with our list of the top 15 luxury villas that Phuket has to offer, all provided with a well-acclaimed staff which includes villa managers and private chefs.

1. Villa Amaravida

An embodiment of Phuket’s decadent luxury, Villa Amaravida is a prime among the extravagant villas in the Cape Yamu Estate. From the villa, guests can fancy stunning views of the island’s east coast, as well as Phang Nga Bay. 

Villa Amaravida features a Scandinavian interior design: minimalist, clean, and functional. The space was well-utilized, which makes it ideal for the huge bunch. It houses 8 bedrooms and various recreational facilities like a playground for the kids, three swimming pools, a tennis court, squash court, and even a basketball court. The list goes on but our best bet is to experience the villa’s grandeur firsthand to know what we’re talking about.

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2. Villa Amarapura

In addition to complete seclusion courtesy of the private peninsula where it is built, Villa Amarapura offers an abundance of luxurious amenities. The 14 guests that can stay at the villa at a time are to sure to be taken on a magical journey of prestigious living.

living room with view - villa amarapura phuket

Shimmering infinity pools make up a picturesque coastal surrounding while the interior avails well-furnished rooms paired with distinguished cutlery. Villa Amarapura boasts a professionally-equipped gym, a cinema room, a custom-installed golf simulation game, basketball court, and a specially landscaped golf putting green. A pair of Jacuzzis stand outside lavish bedrooms perfectly capping off an establishment staring into an epic seascape.

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3. Villa Analaya

Along a stretch of seaside properties on Phuket’s western coast lies another awe-inspiring villa far from tourist-filled areas and surrounded by lush greenery. Hidden within the island’s Millionaire’s mile, Villa Analaya is built right next to one of the island’s most beautiful rock beaches and presents one truly palatial hideaway.

A stone stairway cuts across the center of the 6-bedroom villa, cascading down on several levels. A spacious lawn and infinity pool rests at the main level together with a 12-foot trampoline and a poolside pavilion. The villa also has a gym looking out to the sea as well as kayaks and a yoga platform.

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4. Villa Padma

Villa Padma faces the waters of the Andaman Sea from its hillside location on the exclusive Cape Yamu estate. The lotus flower- after which the villa is named- provided the blueprint for a three-level construction well effected by pearl white stone, rustic wood, and transparent glass demarcations.

swimming pool at villa padma phuket

A sun-soaked front yard complete with a sunken sala and poolside beds overlooking stunning scenery serves a precursor to an indoors realized by contemporary delights bathed in traditionalism. The villa houses a retro-style games room with a billiards table and foosball set, an expansive terrace covered by a reflection pond, and a state-of-the-art cinema room.

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5. Villa Amarasara

Villa Amarasara’s prime location offers privacy and stunning ocean views. As part of the luxury properties in the Cape Yamu, Amarasara has access to exclusive estate amenities, allowing guests to indulge in opulence in and outside the villa.

The three-story holiday home features an open space layout with a Scandinavian interior look. However contemporary the style and design it has on the inside, Villa Amarasara’s architecture and exterior splendor are traditionally Thai-inspired. Guests are free to explore the villa, with more than a few activities and amenities to be enjoyed, such as swimming in the infinity pool, chilling in the jacuzzi, working out in the fitness room, or playing tennis.

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6. Villa Paradiso

The name says it all. With clear blue skies overlooking similarly colored tides crashing into golden shores, Villa Paradiso truly is just that: a paradise. This charming outdoor appeal also ventures inside where monochromatic shades are well executed to pair up a nice timber overlay.

A warm Thai ambiance echoes all around and spills into the outdoors where soothing customary furniture stands beside a sparkling infinity pool. Villa Paradiso gazes out into the gorgeous Naithon beach and houses its own fitness and spa room, a TV and games room, and a poolside barbecue with dining area.

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7. Villa Ocean’s 11

Villa Oceans 11 is inclined atop vast stretches of turquoise waters which seem to reach up to your doorstep courtesy of a seamless infinity pool that deceives to be part of the horizon. This lavish home is one of the several on our list located on the exclusive Cape Yamu estate on Phuket’s eastern coast.

Expect a spa room, a gym, a bar, a cinema room, and private beach access from this minimalist 6-bedroom villa which takes full advantage of the overflowing beauty around it. Past and present era themes merge to execute a bonny design which nicely balances both aspects.

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8. Villa Chelay

Villa Chelay is a top choice for nature-lovers. The property resembles a sanctuary for those who want to stay secluded and connected to nature. A property with vast open spaces embracing its tropical surroundings, Villa Chelay gives guests the luxury to experience nature’s best with its jungle trails. Setting up for a hike and sitting in a pavilion in the middle of the woods is also an option, along with swimming along the coastline and going on tranquil walks at the beach.

Even on the inside, Villa Chelay keeps nature’s accents embedded from its living areas to its bedrooms, as if guests are actually nesting in a sophisticated tree house in the woodlands. 

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9. Villa Leelawadee

A simple white décor permeates the indoors of Villa Leelawadee where sliding glass doors, polished floors, and high teak ceilings ensure that you’ll fall in love with the minimalist theme going on. What has gotten this home to our list is its eccentric yet fun-filled character. Hints of fresh orange, lime green, and sunshine yellow revitalize the monotony to great effect further enhancing the internal outlook.

At the end of the day, it’s what Leelawadee is on the outside that proves most enthralling as the artistically crafted villa provides a magical skyscape. Among its highlights is its 27-meter infinity pool that extends out like a ship’s bow and a plunge section where daring guests can dive into from the second floor.

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10. Villa Purissara

An opulent 5-bedroom beachfront villa located in Kamala Beach along the sought-after Millionaire’s Mile, Villa Purissara’s and its tranquil location, fantastic outdoor amenities and exquisite oriental design deserves a spot on this distinguished list.

Villa Purissara living and entertainment area

Instead of being a single-standing structure, Villa Purissara makes efficient use of the 3200 sqm plot of land it sits on by spreading out the villa amenities into separate pavilions. The result is a sprawling vacation paradise where indoor spaces have direct and easy access to the property’s splendid outdoor grounds. Able to accommodate up to 12 guests, everyone will be delighted to find a 19-meter swimming pool, an outdoor lounge and bar, indoor and al-fresco dining possibilities, an open-plan living and entertainment area, a spa, and no less than your very own private white beach.

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11. Villa Varya

Villa Varya flawlessly encapsulates the classic Oriental charm Thailand is known for, with its exhibition of traditional Asian architecture highlighting sleek wood surfaces, ornate stone accents, and intricate gable roofs. On the other hand, the villa’s interiors are filled with warm wood surfaces, cozy furniture pieces, and an overall comfy vibe that will make you feel right at home. Trendy decor and colorful art pieces are also showcased in various parts of the house, adding a subtle contemporary edge without overpowering the overall classic aesthetic.

The living and dining area is open and airy, and the floor-to-ceiling glass door panels provide easy access to the spacious terrace outside. Unique features of the spectacular villa include four glistening pools: a 15-meter-long infinity pool on the upper floor, and three private indoor swimming pools in each of the bedrooms on the bottom level. 

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12. Villa La Prana

Villa La Prana sits on a picturesque cliffside along the coast of Kamala, set amidst lush tropical landscapes. It is a luxurious sanctuary offering an unmatched escape for discerning travelers. The villa combines modern elegance with traditional Thai charm, showcasing stunning views of the Andaman Sea and rich foliage.

With a seamless blend of natural elements like polished wood and serene stone accents, Villa La Prana welcomes guests to indulge in opulence and comfort. Additionally, the property features exquisite master suites, lavish living and dining areas, and skilled chefs crafting delightful culinary experiences. The villa’s highlight is the breathtaking infinity pool, seemingly merging with the azure ocean, inviting guests to relax under the warm sun and enjoy the mesmerizing panorama.

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13. Villa Sawarin

Filling in our last spot is another villa from the illustrious Cape Yamu on Phuket’s eastern coast. Villa Sawarin sits beautifully on the exclusive Cape Yamu peninsula along Phuket’s serene coast. This 10-bedroom vacation sanctuary seamlessly blends contemporary design with traditional Thai elegance. Set against the Andaman Sea, this luxurious estate offers an enchanting retreat with breathtaking views of Phang Nga Bay.

The villa’s grand atrium living space opens to an infinity pool, creating a visual masterpiece against the sparkling sea on the horizon. Outdoor amenities, including an over-water deck, al fresco dining sala, in-villa spa, and a fully-equipped gym, ensure diverse experiences. Meanwhile, the villa’s interiors are adorned with natural hues and provide a tranquil atmosphere, while ten ensuite bedrooms promise privacy and comfort for modern travelers.

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14. Villa Horizon

Perched peacefully along a hillside in Kamala’s famed Millionaire’s Mile is Villa Horizon. Aptly named, its commanding location offers guests some of the best, unobstructed sea and sunset views in all of Phuket.

The 1300 sqm 6-bedroom villa is set on a plot of land that is over 1700 sqm and exudes a warm and inviting ambiance through a fusion of contemporary and traditional design elements. Crowning its outdoor amenities is a 15-meter infinity pool with cozy seating and sunloungers by the poolside. An alfresco bar is also available and ready to serve your favorite cocktail as you bask in the tropical sun. Indoors, a selection of recreation and relaxation amenities await. Gather in the media room to enjoy a movie or partake in a fun game of pool in the villa’s game room. Meanwhile, a private spa is also at your fingertips, where soothing treatments can be arranged whenever you wish.

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15. Villa Aye

Villa Aye is one of Cape Amarin Estate’s most well-known luxury villas. Situated along the coast of Kamala’s Millionaires’ Mile on the western coast of Phuket, Villa Aye is a 2,500 sqm paradise that perfectly combines traditional charm with modern niceties.

The property showcases a fusion of wooden structures, elegant furniture, and Oriental designs. It offers social spaces for guests to gather and have a lively conversation among friends and family or simply to have fun, like the living room, entertainment and games room, or by the 25-meter-long infinity pool.

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