A contemporary 3-storey sea view residence just a few metres from one of Thailand’s most unspoilt stretches of sandy beach at Natai, in the province Phang Nga. An ideal choice for families with older children or groups looking to escape the tourist crowds on Phuket, the generous multi-floor design blends indoor and outdoor living with sensational views from the master bedrooms and upper floor lounge, and a spacious sun deck complete with an automated awning that creates an outdoor dining area right by the villa’s appealing 18 metre infinity pool.
A chic tropical beach home with a distinctive design and leading edge amenities. The 3 storey villa features 4 spacious ensuite bedrooms on the top floor – two of which are sea facing master suites with dramatic views right from their king size beds. The well appointed rear guest rooms (easily adaptable as double or twin bedroom) share a bathroom with glass walled rainshower, making this ideal for older children of friends sharing. One of the upper floor masters opens onto its own expansive, private outdoor terrace, the other features an ensuite bath tub with one way glass for indulgent seaview bathing.
The minimalist, teak and tiled interiors at Villa Aqua boast comfortable furnishings throughout. The spacious ground floor living area features and office and lounge, the latter with a wall mounted flat screen TV and satellite connection and served by an ensuite bathroom. A central wood and glass staircase connects to the upper lounge, which slides open on three sides onto the villa’s fabulous 18m infinity lap pool and sundeck, drawing in the ocean breezes. Plush sun loungers are poised poolside for days soaking up the tropical sun and the large terrace is also ideal for al fresco dining, with a built-in barbecue unit and automated awning for all weather protection. A fully fitted brand name kitchen occupies the rear section of this floor and serves a spacious indoor dining area and comfortable, recessed TV den.
In-villa amenities at Villa Aqua include a leading edge lighting and entertainment system that allows you to set the atmosphere in each room and also to stream your own music direct from a central ipod docking station. The villa also has an electronic, key card entry system with CCTV and a pathway in front of the villa leads directly to the secluded sandy beach.
With a range of indulgent contemporary facilities and comfortable but practical spaces overlooking an unspoilt, picturesque bay, this villa offers an appealing blend of private in and outdoor luxury. It’s easy to switch into holiday mode as you drift between the pool, and spacious air-conditioned indoor living spaces, constantly connected to the fabulous views. The villa comes with a maid, a private chef and a villa manager to deal with individual vacation queries and requests, meaning every need is easily catered for and total comfort is guaranteed. The pace of life soon slows with personal and social time easily balanced thanks to the villa’s multiple levels and private spaces. With the beach just a stroll away and a delectable choice of dishes on the in-villa menu, there’s little need to leave the villa grounds, even on an extended holiday.
The fast pace of development on Phuket means that many of the Andaman region’s more exclusive villas and hotels are now located on the mainland side of the Sarasin Bridge.
• Natai Beach in Phang Nga district is one such location only 20 minutes from Phuket International Airport and offering some of the few truly beachfront properties available for private rental.
• Although Natai beach is still quiet and pristine, a modest choice of fine restaurants and indulgent spas can be enjoyed at the hotels and resorts in the area.
• There are also several golf courses and marinas within easy reach of the Estate.