This two-bedroom air-conditioned apartment in Bangtao, enjoys a direct beachside location with a front view of the bay and side view of a canal/river with local long-tail fishing boats. With a shared swimming pool, well-kept gardens, a Hobie-catamaran, boule-French ball sand court, and quick access to a 7km long beach, this western styled apartment is convenient for both friends and families with small children, with body boards and some games/books in stock. You can park a car or two underneath the apartment in a covered carport area.
There is also a management office at the front of the small compound, to co-ordinate transfers, day tours, car rental and delivery of groceries. There is also daily housekeeping services, babysitters, baby cots (subject to availability), restaurant/home delivery, fax/email/internet service etc… The interiors are decorated in light tones, wooden floors, small carpets and Thai traditional furnishings with air-conditioning or fans throughout. If you are searching for a relaxed homely Phuket condo rental with convenience, close to beach resort hotels, this is a good choice. Although the apartment has only two bedrooms, there are six bedrooms in total sleeping 7 people.
The apartment is situated in a quiet secure garden compound facing north in a sheltered bay at the south end of the long curving Bangtao beach, within walking distance of famous Amanpuri Resort favoured by celebrities and trendy Surin beach village to the south. It is also a short drive to the large Laguna Phuket resorts & upmarket shops to the north, along narrow curving roads in peaceful neigbourhood. The apartment is approximately 30 minutes’ drive from airport, 10 minutes from Laguna golf course or Fantasea night theme park, 20 minutes from Patong and 30 minutes to Phuket City and large department stores.
Living Area: The living room area adjoins the kitchen/dining areas and balcony with neat d?cor of nice Asian paintings and ornaments adorning the walls alongside dim switch lights that set the tone. The sofas fit six persons comfortably, with many soft Thai triangular cushions. Entertainment facilities include a large TV with 10 international satellite channels and HiFi radio/CD with a few cassettes, plus a telephone.
Kitchen: The kitchen is built to western standards for self-catering with modern appliances that include a fridge-freezer, main oven/stove & mini-oven, microwave, dish-washing machine, blender, tea and coffee making facilities and toaster. There is plenty of dishware and cutlery, plus some beverage/spice/sauce supplies in cupboards, and three stools at your disposal.
Dining Room: The dining area, beside the beach-view window, comes equipped with a wooden dining table for 6; wide sofa seats for 6 and chairs for 2 more people. The nearby balcony also has a wooden table & chairs for 3/4 people.
Bedrooms: There are 2 air-conditioned bedrooms; one main with 1 large double bed + sofa bed and the other with 2 single beds. There are also adjoining fanned bedrooms with a single bed & small double bed; all in warm decors and light tones all round. The bedrooms sleep 7 persons in total. The main bedroom has a TV/DVD player/photocopier on desk, some nice wooden furniture features with large wardrobes that provide lots of storage space & spare towels/sheets & a mini 'World Safe', iron & board.
Beds: double beds, 4 single beds, sofa beds
Bathrooms: There are 2 bathrooms, one of which is en-suite to the main bedroom with bath, shower, toilet and wash basin. The second bathroom has a shower, wash basin and toilet, both with ample towels. There are also outdoor showering facilities next to the swimming pool.