Barcelo Hotel Group opens its first resort in Thailand

The Barcelo Coconut Island hotel

Barcelo Hotel Group is expanding its international presence in Asia with the opening of Barcelo Coconut Island hotel. The recently refurbished 5-star resort is on Coconut Island, known as Koh Maprao in Thai, 500 metres off the east coast of Phuket.

The resort offers a 24-hour taxi service, allowing guests to enjoy the privacy and tranquillity of the island while also having easy access to all that Phuket has to offer.

Situated in an exclusive beachfront location overlooking Phang Nga Bay, Barcelo Coconut Island has a total of 274 rooms, including 120 stunning two to five-bedroom villas.

Each accommodation offers amazing views and is meticulously furnished, making it an ideal destination for a getaway with family, a romantic retreat, or a vacation with friends.

The resort features three swimming pools and vast tropical gardens, offering opportunities to engage in activities like yoga and Pilates or simply enjoying sunset views from the comfort of a sun lounger.

Barcelo Coconut Island is also ideal for a well-being getaway, as it has an impressive spa with a Turkish bath, sauna, a wide variety of massages and treatments offers, and a fitness area for those who want to stay active during their stay.

The hotel has two tennis courts and a range of facilities for water sports. It is perfect for guests looking for a balance between wellness and sport on holiday while also enjoying fantastic food and entertainment.

Barcelo Coconut Island features four restaurants. Koko, an elegant restaurant and cocktail bar offering a menu rooted in Japanese cuisine; Kabang, specialising in Thai and Asian dishes, located on the beach; Kucina, with a culinary experience inspired by Italian and Mediterranean cuisine; as well as Laku Beach Club with its breathtaking sunset views of Phang Nga Bay.

For those looking for a more exclusive dining experience, the resort offers a personalised culinary experience either in-room or on the beach.

Barcelo Coconut Island also has several fully equipped meeting rooms with a capacity of up to 160 people, making it an ideal hotel for holding events right next to the beach. – TradeArabia News Service