HOTELS & RESORTS

Trisara Phuket Thailand

TRISARA, PHUKET, THAILAND

One of the most talked-about hotels in Thailand, it’s easy to understand why – this is Thai luxury island hospitality at its very best. The ...
Belmond Napasai Koh Samui Thailand

BELMOND NAPASAI, KOH SAMUI, THAILAND

You’ll find the all-villa Belmond Napasai in a somewhat rural island setting – amongst a grove of cashew trees, with water buffalo just lazi...
Belmond Napasai, Koh Samui

BELMOND NAPASAI, KOH SAMUI, THAILAND

You’ll find the all-villa Belmond Napasai in a somewhat rural island setting – amongst a grove of cashew trees, with water buffalo just lazi...
Paresa Phuket, Thailand

PARESA, PHUKET, THAILAND

The Paresa had a great start with us. The property had recently hosted a same-sex blessing ceremony on the hotel’s lawn overlooking its priv...
W Retreat, Samui

W RETREAT, KOH SAMUI, THAILAND

As the worldwide colonization by the W chain goes, this one takes the biscuit. The W Retreat on the island of Samui is something spectacular...
Six Senses, Samui

SIX SENSES, KOH SAMUI, THAILAND

Rustic rainforests, haunting hillsides, a sublime sea – this stunning sister of the quickly multiplying Six Senses family has got it all – a...
Sri Panwa, Phuket

SRI PANWA, PHUKET, THAILAND

This is pure indulgence. So many properties these days go for the private pool thing, but the Sri Panwa has taken it to another level – a 48...
Surin, Phuket

SURIN, PHUKET, THAILAND

Overlooking a stretch of beautiful white sand beach in Phuket, is this reimagined property, formerly of Chedi fame. It carries on the reputa...
Sarojin, Phuket

SAROJIN, KHAO LAK, THAILAND

Khao Lak is a beautiful, less trodden part of Phang Nga, not far from Phuket. The Sarojin is set on a private beach, inherently romantic and...
Point Yamu by Como, Phuket

POINT YAMU BY COMO, PHUKET, THAILAND

Possibly Thailand’s most exclusive beach getaway, this gives Thai luxury a touch of Italian sophistication. Paola Navone set out to create a...

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Philip Cornwel Smith

PHILIP CORNWEL-SMITH
BANGKOK

If you want to reinvent yourself, come to Thailand. For 500 years, my adopted home has been a makeover reality show for adventurers, dealers...