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Family resort??

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Family resort??

Hi there

After realising that Thailand would probably be cheaper than Fiji for a christmas holiday have decided we might opt for Phuket.

Looking for a nice, hotel, relatively modern or not too run down...in or around Phuket, with Kids Club and some nice restaurants, beach front or easy beach access.

Not interested in the Swedish Hotel in Bang Tao. (can't remember name?)....

Kids are 6, and 3.

Thanks for your help!!

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1. Re: Family resort??

Hi, we're going with our 4 and 7 year old, we decided to stay at Horizon Karon resort, they have a kids club, beautiful pools and free shuttle to/from Patong. Not to mention great reviews. There are so many to choose from, good luck......it can almost drive you crazy trying find the "right" hotel!!

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we have booked the novotel patong. it is out of the bustle and the kids club has some organized activities and has free snacks and drinks for the kids. the beach is across the road and beautiful views across patong from the hotel.

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The novotel is very steep I wouldn't take kids there. The Merlin beach resort is good.


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We stayed at the Centara Karon in January. Our kids are a bit older but there were lots of younger kids all enjoying themselves. The lagoon pool is great for the little kids and adults

I'm sure they had a kids club but we didn't use it, nor did our friends whose kids are younger than ours. It was very relaxing and I think you'd enjoy it. It's such a confusing choice to make so good luck.

Message me if you want to know anything else.


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5. Re: Family resort??

holiday inn on patong has kids suite

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6. Re: Family resort??

Have just returned from Novotel Patong with our 2 kids (7 & 9). It was just FABULOUS!!! Stairs are NOT, repeat NOT an issue!!!

PM me if you want more details, or see my review!

Good Luck with the search!!

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