Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa Merlin Beach

The Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa Merlin Beach deliver the authentic Thailand experience. You’ll discover tropical pools, cookery classes and even a restaurant that specialises in local dishes.

Families are looked after here, and even the most active children will find plenty to do thanks to the packed list of activities. There are three palm-edged pools to choose from and children get their own section of the main pool.

Dine in any of the four restaurants, including beachfront and a la carte spots, and after dinner, choose between live music and an outdoor stage that shows movies and hosts performances.

Overview of Tri Trang

An island with plenty of character, Phuket used to be a destination for backpackers. But, when you take a holiday to Phuket, you’ll discover there’s so much on offer. Think unforgettable nightlife, nature trails through forests, boat trips out to sea and temple-loads of history.

If you’d like a holiday packed with white-sand beaches, wild nightlife and top-class restaurants, then Tri Trang is the place for you. Top hotels like the Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa Merlin Beach dominate the coastline, providing enviable views out to sea. Quiet, charming and relaxed, it’s the perfect base for exploring all the island’s major attractions and, although it’s quiet here, the lively Patong is only 10 minutes away by tuk-tuk.

Things to do in Tri Trang

During your stay at the Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa Merlin Beach, you’ll be right on Tri Trang Beach, which is a quiet stretch of white sand. In this 500-metre-long horseshoe bay, you’ll find massage bays and snorkelling equipment for hire, so you can relax and explore in equal measure.

The hotel provides a shuttle bus to Patong, so you can take daily trips that make the most of this amazing location. Take time to explore the huge shopping centres, wide range of bars and restaurants, and even the indoor surfing centre.

Whether you’re looking to relax and unwind, explore under the clear waters or soak up some luxury, Tri Trang is the place to be.

Resort Summary

You can take many day trips while on holidays to Tri Trang. Whether you want to take a boat trip around the surrounding islands or go in search of famous film locations, tours are easily booked and start at Tri Trang Beach. Take one of the picturesque long tail boats to Freedom Beach – one of Phuket’s most secluded beaches. It’s only accessible by boat, which makes it all the more magical when you arrive on its empty white sands. The other must-see destination is Maya Bay in the Phi Phi Islands. It’s the iconic set of Leo DiCaprio’s film The Beach – and a sought-after photo opportunity for thousands of visitors every year. You’ll also see famous spots from James Bond films in Phang Nga Bay.​