There is something magical about Phuket’s sunsets.
That fleeting moment when the sun descends into the horizon and the blue skies evolve into orangey-purplish earthy tones; every second is a wonder and we wish we could freeze time just to admire these natural phenomena for just a little longer.
Phuket clearly has no lack of bars, but the question is – which places boast the best vantage points? Here are 9 Bars in Phuket To Watch The Most Stunning Sunsets.
#1 BABA NEST
Baba Nest is our ultimate favourite place in Phuket to catch the sunset. It sits within luxury Sri panwa Resort & Villa Phuket, and it boasts an unrivalled panoramic view of the ocean. Watch the majestic sun set against the boundless horizons of Phuket over a cocktail or two; it is one unforgettable experience.
88 Moo 8 Sakdidej Road
Tambon Vichit A. Muang
Panwa Cape, Phuket, Thailand 83000
Tel: +66 7637 1008
#2 BOATHOUSE WINE & GRILL
Boathouse Wine & Grill has been around for more than two decades and it is the it watering hole among celebrities and socialites alike. The dining area is especially spacious and boasts fantabulous views of Kata Beach. If you are after the opportunity to rub shoulders with celebs and whatnot, you must just be lucky at Boathouse!
182 Koktanode Road
Kata Beach, 83100, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0)76 330 015-7
#3 CATCH BEACH CLUB
Located on the west coast of Phuket and opened in 2006, Catch Beach Club is the very first nightclub to open on Surin Beach. The reputable establishment has also set the standards high for beach dining by transforming it into a glitzy experience.
Catch Beach Club, Surin Beach Road
Cherng Talay, Phuket 83110, Thailand
Tel: 66 (0) 76 316567
#4 DIAVOLO RESTAURANT
Situated within Luxury Kamala Resort Phuket, Diavolo Restaurant is famous for their tantalizing Italian cuisine and jaw-dropping tranquil views of the deep blue sea. We reckon it fits the bill for both romantic nights out and even family-friendly meals.
49 Moo 6 Layi – Nakalay Road
Tel: +66 76 302 000
#5 JOE’S DOWNSTAIRS
Joe’s Downstairs is one of Phuket’s leading restaurants with the young, rich and famous frequenting this gorgeous destination for their premium cocktails. It is also loved for its vantage point to catch the daily sunsets.
223/3 Prabaramee Road
Tel: +66 76 618 245
#6 LE VERSACE
We don’t know about you, but we actually find Le Versace’s over-the-top ambience, decors and views extremely captivating. Le Versace is also the tallest alfresco restaurant in Patong. If you are looking to impress your date, this is it.
206/5-6 Prabaramee Road
Beach Patong, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Tel: +66 82 448 4887
#7 SALA PHUKET RESTAURANT & BEACH BAR
Sala Phuket Restaurant and Beach Bar is located in Mai Khao Beach and they are known for their tapas meal. Choose to dine at either the rooftop, beside the pool or at the open-air restaurant area.
Sala Phuket Resort & Spa
333 Moo 3 Mai Khao Beach, Thalang District,
Phuket, Thailand 83110
Tel: +66 76 338 888
#8 THE SURFACE BAR & RESTAURANT
Situated in the heart of Patong, The Surface Bar and Restaurant’s strategic location makes it an ideal hangout spot for tourists and local Thais alike. Its alluring sunset draws a diverse crowd consisting of old retired couples and young partygoers.
Thaweewong Road. Thaweewong Road
Tel: 076 344 241
#9 360 DEGREES RESTAURANT
As its name suggests, the super chic 360 Degrees Restaurant features a bedazzling panoramic view of its surroundings; get ready to be blown away by stunning views of the nearby lush greenery and inviting Andaman Sea.
The Pavilions, Phuket
31/1 Moo6, Cherngtalay
Thalang, Phuket, 83110