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Experience relaxing Rawai: its beaches, island views, cocktail bars and more!

Discover the relaxing city of Rawai—amazing beaches, fresh seafood and top sights from Rawai Beach to Nai Harn Beach.

Where to stay in Rawai

Ban Saiyuan, Thailand

Ban Saiyuan

3/5(4 area reviews)

Some popular features of Ban Saiyuan (1) include its seaside views and spas. If you're in the mood to explore farther, Rawai Beach or Chalong Pier are worth checking out in the surrounding nearby area.

Ban Saiyuan

Top hotels in Rawai

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
CasaBay Luxury Pool Villa
CasaBay Luxury Pool Villa
5 out of 5
56/65 Moo 4, Soi Suksan 2, Viset Rd, Rawai Sub-District, Rawai, Phuket
The price is £173 per night

Situated near the beach, this luxury villa is 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Chalong Bay and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Chalong Pier. HomePro Village is 1.9 mi (3 km) away.

4.6/5Wonderful! (52 reviews)
Impressed great service

"the place is nicely decorated and very clean. We have booked a 6-room villa but there are 2 rooms at downstairs which when we arrive, there are some stuffy smell in those 2 rooms. Apart from that, there are fallen leaves and flowers all over the place which are really unpleasant. The manager has ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Feb 2020

CasaBay Luxury Pool Villa
Baan Krating Phuket Resort
Baan Krating Phuket Resort
3 out of 5
11/3 Moo 1, Wiset Road, Rawai, Ao Sane Beach, Karon, Phuket
The price is £28 per night

Offering direct access to the beach, this Karon resort is within a 15-minute walk of Ao Sane Beach and Nai Harn Beach. Rawai Beach is 2.8 mi (4.6 km) away.

4.2/5Very Good! (147 reviews)

"The staff was so friendly and helpful. Ronnie is amazing at his job and helping with anything we needed or asked for. Went the extra mile. The hotel sits in gorgeous jungle next to beach. We will be back."…"

Reviewed on 7 Mar 2020

Baan Krating Phuket Resort
Villa Miriama
Villa Miriama
4 out of 5
23/98 Moo 1, Rawai, Phuket

Situated near the beach, this villa is within 2 miles (3 km) of Chalong Bay, Rawai Beach and Nai Harn Beach. Kata Noi Beach and Promthep Cape are also within ...

Villa Miriama

Popular places to visit in Rawai

Rawai Beach
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Rawai Beach

4/5(135 reviews)

Nothing says holiday like spending a lazy day at Rawai Beach, a popular beach in Rawai. While in this romantic area, you can savour the seafood restaurants and cocktail bars.

Nai Harn Beach
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Nai Harn Beach

4.5/5(49 reviews)

Especially popular with locals and expats, this sleepy village is largely underdeveloped and retains its natural charm.

Promthep Cape
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Promthep Cape

4.5/5(60 reviews)

Phuket’s most southerly point is also one of its most popular attractions where hundreds of visitors flock each evening to catch a spectacular nightly sunset.

Yanui Beach
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Yanui Beach

If a restful holiday is part of your travel plans, Yanui Beach might be the perfect place to visit during your trip to Rawai. While in this relaxing area, you can savour the seafood restaurants and cocktail bars.

Phuket Shooting Range
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Phuket Shooting Range

Challenge your friends in the paintball area, beat the best times on the go-karting circuit and smash the clay pigeons.

Ko Bon
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Ko Bon

Commune with nature and explore the great outdoors at Ko Bon during your travels in Rawai. Wander the beautiful beaches in this relaxing area.

Top things to do in Rawai

Phuket Countryside Half-Day Bike Tour
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Phuket Countryside Half-Day Bike Tour

£47
Per adult
96% of travellers recommend
Private Introduction to Buddhism
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Private Introduction to Buddhism

£127
Per adult
Half Day Best of Phuket City Tour (SIC)
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Half Day Best of Phuket City Tour (SIC)

£20
Per adult
Lets Go Kitesurfing!
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Lets Go Kitesurfing!

£145
Per adult
Andaman Adventure: 7-Day Thailand by bike, boat & kayak
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Andaman Adventure: 7-Day Thailand by bike, boat & kayak

£866
Per adult
Phuket Orchid Farm Entrance Tickets
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Phuket Orchid Farm Entrance Tickets

£16
Per adult

Reviews of Rawai

4.1

Top Destination

5 - Excellent
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5 - Excellent 38.095238095238095%
4 - Good
19
4 - Good 45.23809523809524%
3 - Okay
4
3 - Okay 9.523809523809524%
2 - Disappointing
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2 - Disappointing 4.761904761904762%
1 - Terrible
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1 - Terrible 2.380952380952381%

1/5 - Terrible

Verified traveller

8 Feb 2020

Remove this homeless shelter from your website

4/5 - Good

Verified traveller

1 Feb 2020

Very picturesque fishing village. Very good restaurants

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

30 Jan 2020

If using hotel for beaching then free shuttle to Nai Harn is the best choice

3/5 - Okay

Verified traveller

24 Jan 2020

I used the local massage shops as there services were half price compared to those at the Atmanjai Wellness Centre.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveller

20 Jan 2020

It is a busy location but good.

3/5 - Okay

Honesti

16 Jan 2020

Many beaches were dirty

Cities near Rawai

Phuket - Phang Nga

Phuket

Kata Beach showing a bay or harbour, a sunset and a sandy beach

Kata

Nai Harn Beach showing landscape views, a bay or harbour and a coastal town

Nai Harn

Chalong Pier featuring boating and a bay or harbour

Chalong