The ideal definition of the ultimate present-age luxury villa has changed over the years with the gym and fitness section gaining increased importance at an age where staying healthy is a key part of everyday living. Besides generosity in bedrooms and an abundance of beautiful backdrops, a luxury villa of the modern era is also expected to avail the tools you need to keep fit and active.
That said, we’ve taken the liberty of sifting through luxury villas in Phuket to present you eight of the very best in terms of fitness and wellness facilities in no particular order.
1. Villa Mayavee
Villa Mayavee is equipped with a state-of-the-art gym availing all contemporary accessories of working out. Moreover, there’s a lovely swimming pool on the picturesque yard and a private lap pool within the master suite if the former feels ‘too open’. Both provide lots of cardiovascular benefits.
Top-notch sound systems and iPod docks are available in Mayavee and across all the other seven villas on this list affording a large selection of music to keep you company while you exercise. Besides a soul-nourishing massage, you can also choose to refresh in the therapeutic warmth of a seductive Jacuzzi.
There’s certainly no shortage of fun- and fitness- at Villa Sawarin which presents not only a large infinity swimming pool but also enticing water sports such as paddle boarding and kayaking. Within the majestic villa itself, you’ll find a ping pong table located not too far away from a gymnasium that’s part of an adept recreation center that comes with an exclusive kitchenette.
An estate tennis court brings together friendly neighbors whilst providing much in the way of healthy together time. At the end of a hard day, a Jacuzzi beckons to you with a cozy embrace of tranquility.
Villa Analaya’s wellness provision includes a private glass-lined gym that keeps you fit with weight and cardio machines. A gorgeous 15-meter aqua pool by the vivacious yard tops up fitness availing generous swimming that works all muscles in your body.
Kayaks and a pingpong table ensure good alternatives to swimming as does a trampoline which provides lots of rebounding exercise that science has established to be just as effective as jogging. To work out the mind, a yoga platform gives you the canvas to attain mental peace.
Much like the one before it, you can look forward to an alluring swimming pool and a sophisticated gym that’ll help you keep stress and disease away at Villa Amarapura. A basketball and badminton court guarantees lots of jumping and running- two essential ingredients for a healthy heart- while the estate tennis court supplies high-impact routines to test your muscles.
If burning calories is a big concern, you’ll be glad to hear of the 12-ft trampoline. Once done with your share of fitness, sink into one of two snug Jacuzzis for a delightful treat encompassing mind-numbing music.
Seven bedrooms make up Villa Aquila to add to a plethora of other rooms which include a sea-view private gym with weight machines, cardio machines, a TRX suspension trainer and a professional punching bag. Yoga mats, kettlebells, and free weights round off the accessories.
You’ll get lots of pleasure in the generous spa room which comes with a bathtub perched over beautiful scenery and four and two massage chairs and beds respectively. You can also expect a 30-m pool outside and a table-tennis table in the games room.
Located on the beautiful shores of Phuket, Villa Oceans 11 serves up your very first dose of healthy exercise in the form of an enticing 25-meter infinity pool to help get the muscles going while enjoying the turquoise horizons beyond.
An air-conditioned indoor gym presents a selection of indoor exercises including a pair of fitness balls, an upright bicycle, one treadmill, a multi-weight bench, and a stair stepper. If sports are your kind of fitness, an estate tennis court ensures you can get your blood pumping with fast-paced action.
After breaking a sweat, you can unwind with a soothing massage session organized by your villa manager with this service available across all villas mentioned herein.
Complete is how to best describe the gymnasium on display at Paa Talee which comes with dumbbells and pretty much everything ranging from low to high impact exercise.
Touted as a villa on the world’s edge, the infinity pool best personifies that whilst also doubling up as an effective and healthy watery playground. Speaking of which, you also have the option of savoring the bubbly experience of a charming Jacuzzi that accurately typifies the finer things in life.
The enthralling Villa Sawan completes our list of excellent villas with gyms in Phuket yielding a CV that consists of a customary ping pong table among a number of board games. Also on that resume is a vast resort-esque infinity pool strutting the ocean which delivers scintillating views as you work your muscles with a late afternoon dip.
If you’re a hardcore fitness enthusiast, the up-to-date private gym should suffice but if it doesn’t you can look to the estate’s fitness center for more equipment variety as well as an opportunity to meet and greet other similarly minded neighbors.