|Nai Yang Beach|
Nai Yang Beach in the north
Only two hotels, and just a short distance from the airport
Nai Yang is another of those quiet Phuket beach
areas that boasts its entirely own, and very distinct atmosphere. This is far
from the maddening crowds of Patong – and if you are one of those who find
action-packed places like Patong maddening, this might be the right place for
Herein lies the secret of enjoying a really good Phuket holiday: choosing the right beach to suit your personal tastes. The island is big, and there are so many places offering different atmospheres, which thus give entirely different holiday experiences. If the kind of young couple who enjoys the exciting buzz of Patong finds themselves in quiet and tranquil Nai Yang, they will probably hate their Phuket experience as much as a couple seeking complete solitude would hate being stuck in Patong. So choose carefully.
The wide, leafy park separating the hotels and beach further enhance this as a
family-type resort, or one for people who don't want to do much on their
holiday except relax. If you want some of each, i.e. a far-off, quiet corner
like this, along with and other activities and attractions you will have no
choice but to rent a car and drive. The distance from Nai Yang to
One of the great advantages of Nai Yang is proximity to the airport. While visitors in the south have an hour’s ride to their hotels, Nai Yang is just five minutes away.