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Heaven in Phuket

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Pool and deck on the living room side (from top of our waterfall)

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Last updated: 09/01/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Karon Beach house description

If you are ready to visit amazing Phuket, our home may be just right for you!

Villa Sawan (“Heaven” in Thai) is just one long block from spectacular Karon Beach. An intimate, private home, it is perfect for those who want romantic privacy, but also desire easy access to the beach, dining, shopping and night-life. Our two bedroom, three bath home is a true tropical delight.

A large living and dining area open up to a lovely deck and private pool. Across the u-shaped deck in a separate building, are two spacious bedrooms, each with an individual entrance, king beds and private bathrooms. Both bedrooms are very quiet and have full-length black-out drapes for complete privacy.

All rooms in the villa have floor-to-ceiling glass walls facing the deck and pool that open completely, creating an open-air atmosphere. The master bath has a two-person Jacuzzi tub with sliding full size windows that open on to the pool. The deck and pool area have a separate full bath with a breathtaking granite shower.

The furnishings are traditional Thai using native materials from throughout the country. The villa is located at the base of a mountainous jungle area. It provides a lush, secluded environment, but is a mere two minute walk to any vacation amenity you may crave.

This part of Karon Beach is older and still retains many charming, Thai-owned establishments. Fabulous restaraunts, fun open-air bars, traditional Thai massage, salons, food carts and markets are all at the bottom of our Soi. If you want an evening of racous, over-the-top nightlife, Patong Beach is a quick ten minute tuk tuk ride over the hill.

The house is managed by dear friends who have an amazing restaurant down the street. They can arrange for most anything you may want; transportation, in-house massage therapy, home delivered meals....it's like having a built-in Thai family!


Keywords: House, villa, private pool villa, garden villa, secluded house, private home,

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included
              • Chauffeur
              • Massage
              • Staff

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                22 years old...moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Limited Accessibility
              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              Other Amenities

                  • Maid service every third day is included, personal laundry service available, babysitting available, in-house massage available, car and driver available. Daily service is available for an additional charge....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Music Library:

                    Pop, rock, some hip-hop and traditional Thai...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television
                  • Video Library:

                    Lots of fun movies, not that you will want to watch TV, too much to do....moreless

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Spa
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Photography
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Paragliding
                  • Parasailing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Air conditioning in each bedroom as well as ceiling fans for those who prefer to keep the doors open....moreless

                  • Broadband Access
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Personal laundry service is available, just ask Khun Nee...moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Telephone:

                    Local access phone line. Long distance is easy with phone card....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Catering Available:

                    You can order anything from the Robin House restaurant to go. Exquisite Thai food, delightful western cuisine and insane pizza delivered to the house. Breakfast in bed anyone?...moreless

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        The horshoe shaped deck becomes part of the house when the doors are all opened. Divine....moreless

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Private Pool:

                        My favorite part of the house. Just open the bedroom door and dive in. Infinity waterfall at the end of pool lulls me to sleep....moreless

                      • Jetted Tub:

                        The master batch has a jacuzzi tub for two with floor-to-ceiling windows that open on to the pool....moreless

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Mid Season
                          Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $190
                          $1,197 $4,000
                          High Season
                          Nov 1 - Dec 14, 2014
                          2 night min stay
                          $250
                          $1,575 $5,200
                          Peak Season
                          Dec 15 - Jan 15, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $280
                          $1,764 $6,100
                          High Season
                          Jan 16 - Feb 28, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $250
                          $1,575 $5,200
                          Mid Season
                          Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $190
                          $1,197 $4,000
                          Surf Season
                          Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $170
                          $985 $3,200
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • One-time cleaning charge $50
                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          We accept payment by check or credit card via PayPal. Wire transfers are also accepted. Last minute bookings may be remitted in cash to our House Manager. Refundable booking/security deposit due upon reservation. Rental fee due 60 days prior to arrival.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 09/01/2014
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                          Location

                          Phuket is home to many cultural festivals such as the vegitarian festival every October, the Loy Kratong Festival in November and my favorite, the Kings Birthday in December. The Big Buddah and Wat Chalong are easily accessible. Kata Beach, Cape Proem Thep, Laem Sing Beach, Crow Beach, Elephant rides, go carts, bungee jumping, shooting range and more, are all five to 30 minutes from Villa Sawan.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2006

                          About the owner: We are four friends who love Thailand and realized our longtime dream when we purchased Villa Sawan. Traveling to Phuket together since 2000, we have shared amazing experiences and wonderful times on this island, in particular, this small part of Karon Beach. Our Thai family, the Sounmoungs, have made it possible to have a home here, and to share it with you. We know you will love Thailand and the wonderful Thai people and culture as we do.

                          Why the Owner Chose Karon Beach:
                          Karon Beach is arguably the most beautiful beach in the world. We are one, long block from this spectacular beach where the amazing Andaman Ocean is waiting to soothe ones spirit. We made great friends in this charming, older area of Phuket, and fell in love with it. We enjoy the small Thai-owned businesses here, rather than the large-scale newer development further up the coast. Karon allows one to experience a little bit of Thai culture, and true Thai hospitality. Although our home is new, it blends in to the jungle and community beautifully, without compromising the original charm of our little soi.

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          Karon Beach is the perfect blend of solitude and action. The house is amazingly private and quite. You feel as if you are a thousand miles away while inside this sanctuary of luxury. Down the soi to the main street you have dining, shopping and massage at your fingertips. Fun horseshoue bars, music, pool and of course, karaoke, are all on the block. At the end of the block is the amazing beach. All these things and more are a short walk from our beautiful home. Not the overcrowded hustle and bustle of Patong Beach, nor the over-quite and overly retiring atmosphere of an all-inclusive resort. You are truly living in Phuket at Villa Sawan.


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                          Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, russian, italian, swedish, norwegian, arabic, mandarin, Thai

                           

                          Photos

                          • Pool and deck on the living room side (from top of our waterfall)

                            Pool and deck on the living room side (from top of our waterfall)

                          • Villa Sawan

                            Villa Sawan

                          • The Sabai Bedroom

                            The Sabai Bedroom

                          • pool, deck

                            pool, deck

                          • Dining area

                            Dining area

                          • Sun Deck

                            Sun Deck

                          • Our Crew; Khun Jeree, Khun Dee and Khun Nee

                            Our Crew; Khun Jeree, Khun Dee and Khun Nee

                          • Family Fun

                            Family Fun

                          • Sanuk Bedroom

                            Sanuk Bedroom

                          • Sabai Bedroom

                            Sabai Bedroom

                          • Fresh Seafood

                            Fresh Seafood

                          • Our Soi

                            Our Soi

                          • The Sanuk Bedroom

                            The Sanuk Bedroom

                          • Living Area

                            Living Area

                          • jacuzzi tub opens on to pool

                            jacuzzi tub opens on to pool

                          • Karon Beach

                            Karon Beach

                          • Sanuk bedroom

                            Sanuk bedroom

                          • Evening Dip?

                            Evening Dip?

                          • Sunset Karon Beach

                            Sunset Karon Beach

                          • Amazing Thailand

                            Amazing Thailand

                          • Our Guardian Angel

                            Our Guardian Angel

                          • Midnight Pool Party!

                            Midnight Pool Party!

                          • Sunset View of Kho Poo

                            Sunset View of Kho Poo

                          VRBO #271654

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                          This listing was first published here in 2010.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

                          $170 - $280 per night (USD)
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                          2 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 6

                          View calendar: Updated 09/01/14
                          Minimum stay: 2 nights
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