Anantara Launches First Luxury Residences at Popular Layan, Phuket Resort

Luxurious sea view residences offering the ultimate in opulent indulgence complete with on-call butler services have been unveiled at Anantara Layan Phuket Resort, the island’s idyllic five-star resort hideaway.

The Residences by Anantara, offers 15 exclusive pool residences overlooking the secluded Anantara Layan Phuket Resort, a tropical sanctuary in a tranquil beach setting on Phuket’s stunning west coast.

Four of the individually-designed two-storey three to five-bedroom residences, with sizes ranging from 1700sqm – 2200sqm, have been unveiled to launch the development in time for the busy Christmas/New Year season. The fully furnished and equipped residences have been added to the room portfolio of Anantara Layan for holiday bookings by families or groups.

Privacy and luxury in every detail

These superb sanctuaries provide complete privacy and luxury in every detail, with elegantly furnished living and dining rooms, fully-fitted kitchens, deluxe bedrooms with spacious en-suite bathrooms, media entertainment and spa rooms, as well as accommodation for live-in butlers and chefs.

Outside, rooftop decks and sweeping pool decks, with Thai Salas and generously-sized 21 metre infinity pools, are perfect for sunset relaxation or entertaining with panoramic views across the tranquil Andaman Sea.

Resigned to incorporate authentic luxury in a modern interpretation of classic Asian design, The Residences feature exceptional living space enhanced by high vaulted ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows that provide expansive views of Layan Beach and open sweeping stairways.

Upstairs, master bedrooms, lounges and dining rooms open onto the outdoor decks with their infinity pools and Thai salas for relaxed socialising. Further bedrooms are downstairs, together with studies, kitchens and staff accommodation. Some residences also feature spa and gym rooms.

In an eye-catching feature, glass skylights on the floors of the infinity pools shed additional natural light into rooms below.

The Residences by Anantara has already had its stylish Thai culture-inspired design recognised with “Best Residential Interior Design” awards in both the Thailand Property Awards 2015 and South East Asia Property Awards 2015.

Superb resort facilities

Live-in private butlers, as well as visiting spa practitioners from the resort’s Anantara Spa, enable residents and guests to tailor their own bespoke dining preferences and spa treatments if they desire a stay-at-home retreat in their private sanctuaries.

Residents and guests are also welcome to venture into Anantara Layan itself to experience the superb resort facilities.

The resort’s cuisine offers tempting culinary diversions, with the acclaimed hillside dee plee Thai restaurant and elegant beachfront Sala Layan, where boutique buffet breakfasts and Mediterranean-inspired cuisine delight diners.

Anantara Spa, with seven treatment suites and manicure/pedicure studios, has a full therapeutic range combining Asian therapies and pampering Elemis products.

Anantara Layan’s absorbing Thai ambience is subtly underscored every evening at dusk with a torch lighting ceremony, accompanied by traditional drumbeats. Further cultural interests and activities on offer to guests include Spice Spoons Thai cooking classes, lessons in Muay Thai boxing at the resort’s boxing ring, together with yoga classes, a fitness centre and a children’s club.

Residents and guests can also charter the resort’s magnificent motor yacht ‘Major Affair’, a 90-foot Sunseeker, for luxury day trips or longer cruises to explore the spectacular islands of the Andaman Sea.

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