Corporate retreats are an important part of any successful company as they better productivity while improving team-building and general morale. Being able to accommodate groups under one roof and in complete exclusivity, private luxury villas present an ideal venue for such occasions. In addition to resort-like amenities such as swimming pools and spas, many villa rentals also come with facilities advantageous for business purposes such as home theaters, offices, and more.
In terms of location, Phuket is certainly one of the most promising – possessing a spectacular natural beauty but with the conveniences of urban development. We have listed nine luxury Phuket villas ideal for your next corporate retreat.
1. Villa Sawarin
First on our list is Villa Sawarin, one of the biggest in our collection able to accommodate a group of up to 18. And we are not just talking big based on number of bedrooms, the property offers a myriad of luxurious facilities including a beachside bungalow, a fancy TV room, a fully equipped gym, and its very own golf putting green right by the sea.
There are plenty of areas for group discussions all the while enjoying the view of the Andaman Sea. Other notable highlights include a poolside BBQ pavilion, a sundeck, ensuite bathrooms, a massage room, and six dedicated staff.
With a total of ten, Villa Alchemy tops our list in terms of number of bedrooms and is an ideal choice for larger groups. It is built cascading down a coastal hillside on four different levels, looking out into the beauty of Phang Nga Bay. This palatial property is as spacious as it is luxurious, offering a range of facilities and amenities for a well-deserved pampering.
Villa Alchemy has two infinity pools situated on two different levels. The main pool, spreading a vast 32-meters long, comes with a kiddie pool and a whirlpool. Right above, an entertainment room with a pool table is set right beside a saltwater infinity pool. Other key features include a stylish cinema room, a spa, and a gym.
There is certainly no shortage of activities for your corporate retreat at Villa Amarapura. This 7-bedroom property is jam-packed with top-notch amenities both indoors and outdoors. Together with its lavish ensuite bedrooms, the villa has a fully-equipped gym, a TV room, a billiard table, a custom-installed golf simulator, and two whirlpools.
Outdoors, there is a 12-foot trampoline, a basketball court, and its very own landscaped golfing green. And beyond the surrounding garden lawn, the sands ofYamu beach awaits barefoot guests for a relaxing afternoon walk. Villa Amarapura can accommodate a maximum of 14 guests.
Set in a small secluded peninsula along Phuket’s Millionaire’s Mile, Villa Analaya is a great choice for a luxurious retreat. The setting is absolutely paradise. Beyond a thin cluster of trees, guests can view the beautiful Kamala bay and walk into one of the island’s most impressive rock beaches. Six lavish bedrooms provide accommodation for a maximum of 12 guests.
The property provides kayaks for offshore adventures while the villa itself ensures an inshore alternative in the form of a 15-meter infinity pool and a well-equipped gym. Beyond the pool and its accompanying sun decks, outdoor facilities also include a trampoline and a scenic yoga area.
With 6 ensuite bedrooms to spare and a guest occupancy of up to 12 people on a 2,280 square meter property, there’s enough space for large groups on Villa Oceans 11. It stands at the edge of the coastline of Cape Yamu providing views of Phang Nga Bay to go with a 26-meter outdoor infinity pool.
The traditional Thai-accented seaside living room offers enough space for brainstorming as does the similarly 12-seating dining area. A cinema room complete with an Apple TV and EPSON projector is great for presentations or for post-business movie watching. Villa Ocean’s 11 also has its own gym, spa room, and access to the estate’s private beach.
Yet another beachfront property in Cape Yamu, the 5-bedroom Villa Vikasa houses amenities for groups of up to 10 people. This villa will embrace you in an atmosphere of tranquil blue-greens with a view of the beachfront on almost every room. Facilities include a 12-seating games room availing a billiard table and a 10-seater bar, an 8-person outdoor Jacuzzi, and a gorgeous infinity pool.
You can perform outdoor activities on the spacious beachfront lawn where you will also find football nets and kayaks ready for use. For large groups, Villa Vikasa can be booked together with Villa Ocean’s 11 situated just a short walk away.
Villa Verai is a two-storey abode with vast stretches of glass panels taking up almost half of the entire structural feature. It is the largest villa on this list in terms of area with a villa size of 4,500 square meters which is divided into 6 ensuite bedrooms, a cinema room with a capacity for 10, a professional kitchen filled with up-to-the-minute conveniences, and an L-shaped infinity pool for both children and adults.
Including its expansive garden, and beachfront lawn, its total property size of 16,000 square meters and provides occupancy for a dozen guests. Villa Verai can also be rented together with neighboring Villa Vikasa and Villa Ocean’s 11.
Smart, elegant, and tranquil – Villa Assava is a favored choice by many group vacationers looking for a modern-feel retreat by the beach. This 5-bedroom property is tucked away along Phuket’s quiet eastern coast gazing out into the waters of Phang Nga Bay. Its handsome modern-minimalist design evokes a certain contrasting appeal with the surrounding greenery.
Facilities include a gym and spa room, a library, a billiard table, and an infinity pool that leads your eyes out into the bay. There are several spots ideal for group gatherings including a velvety sunken poolside sala and an outdoor dining area. A total of five ensuite bedrooms provide comfortable accommodation that can house up to 12 guests.
Villa Leelawadee is located in the secluded northeastern corner of Phuket, a short distance from the Ao Po Grand Marina. With its modern-contemporary design, this property is a perfect choice for those looking for a completely unique villa accommodation. Its V-shaped layout which resembles a jet flying off its hillside setting climaxes with its suspended infinity swimming pool.
In addition to its fascinating architecture and stunning scenery, guests would also enjoy Villa Leelawadee’s amenities. These include a basketball hoop, a ping pong table, a TV room, and a dramatic rooftop terrace. The property offers five bedrooms all enjoying a view of the bay and can accommodate a group of up to 15 people.