Can you swim at Karon Beach Phuket?
The southern end of Karon Beach is the best area for snorkeling. From November through to April the water is crystal clear, calm and great for swimming. However if your planning a holiday from May to October, Karon Beach Phuket can be very dangerous and unsuitable for swimming.
How long is Karon Beach?
Karon is the second largest of Phuket’s tourist beaches at 3 km length, some 20 kilometres from town, and is pronounced “Garon”. Not many hotels have direct beach frontage – most are across the road (which is not a busy one). Therefore practically the entire beach is public.
Which beach is better Kata or Karon?
Kata beach is more cosy with scenic views overlooking the bay and Koh Pu (Crab island). Karon beach is longer with more high rise or large hotel establishments overlooking the beach.
Why choose Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket?
Drawing its design inspiration from the classic Sino-Portuguese architecture that characterises Phuket Town, Centara Grand Beach Resort Phuket is set directly on the sands at Karon Beach. Backed by a green hill and grouped around its own water park, the resort offers a memorable holiday experience for everyone.
Why stay at Centara Karon resort (Sha plus+)?
Centara Karon Resort (SHA Plus+)’s nearby natural sights include Wat Suwan Kuha Temple, Similan Scuba Adventures and Kidz Paradize At Hilton Phuket located in the same Karon area. Great customer service and friendly staff! At Centara Karon Resort (SHA Plus+), there is so much to offer all guests.
Is Carpe Diem Centara Karon a good resort?
Was an ok resort due to proximity to shops and the Carpe Diem team is very upbeat and gives much holiday atmosphere to this resort. However we stayed at a much nicer resort before arriving at Centara, the service level and customer service training accorded by the staff there obviously overshadows Centara Karon.
What is the hotel Karon like to stay at?
The hotel is clean and facilities are well maintained. It is an older style property, but for Karon it is probably one of the better hotels . Breakfast was buffet style with a good variety.