Affordable private villas in Thailand


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If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that it’s best to avoid crowds anywhere you go. For the itching vacationers out there, one of the best ways to do this is to have an entire accommodation to yourself. 

This way, you can safely spend your holiday chilling in a private pool while easing your stress in a peaceful retreat all at once.  

Here are 9 private and stylish pool villas around Thailand that you should bookmark for your next getaway. 

Note: Prices may vary depending on peak seasons and promotions.


1. Veravian Resort – Nakhon Ratchasima


Veravian Resort

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Tucked away in the lush greenery of Wang Nam Khiao district, which is known for having the freshest air in the country, Veravian Resort is perfect for nature enthusiasts who seek a peaceful retreat.

Veravian Resort

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The private pool here comes with a stunning view of the surrounding jungle and mountains, which is extra special for all lovebirds who want a romantic and private getaway.

Don’t forget to perfect the moment with a bottle of champagne!    

Veravian Resort

Admire the view from your master bedroom through the wall-to-ceiling glass windows
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Standing out from the greenery surrounding it, the villa exudes sleek modern vibes from its loft-style architecture and the classy black and white exterior.     

Sleep amid nature at the resort’s Hour Pool Villa for ฿3,999 ( ~USD130) per night. This price includes free breakfast for up to 2 persons too.

Veravian Resort
Address: 98 Moo 15 Wang Nam Khiao, Nakhon Ratchasima 30370
Telephone: +66-83-111-5678
Website


2. The Vista Pool Villa – Kanchanaburi


The Vista Pool Villa

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Only 2 hours away from the capital by car, The Vista Pool Villa is the epitome of a carefree getaway to the countryside.

This villa is situated right next to an enormous grass field with a gorgeous view of the mountains, which will help to ease your stress just by looking at them. 

The Vista Pool Villa

Big windows with a view of the field and mountains
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Although the Deluxe Pool Villa (from ฿2,900, ~USD94) doesn’t come with a view, it’s still a good choice for budget travellers who want to enjoy their private pool.

If you’d like to have a view of the swaying grass fields with mountains in the background, go for the Private Pool Villa (from ฿4,900, ~USD160)

Breakfast is included in all prices. Don’t forget to let the staff know if you want your breakfast to be served in the pool! 

The Vista Pool Villa
Address: 8/8 Moo 3, Tha Lo, Tha Muang District, Kanchanaburi 71000
Telephone: +66-34-510-959
Website


3. Baan Rinrak – Koh Lan


Baan Rinrak

Breakfast in the pool!
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Baan Rinrak is a humble resort on a small island off Pattaya coast and it is undoubtedly heaven on earth for folks who can’t get enough of the sand and sea.

What’s better than spending your afternoon looking out at the locals’ fishing boats rocking on blue waves from your own pool? 

Baan Rinrak

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Once you’ve checked in, you’ll be greeted with an afternoon tea set as a welcome refreshment, consisting of iced teas and some bite-size baked goods.

Baan Rinrak

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The bedroom looks super gorgeous with its white and woody brown tone. All the decor here makes the whole place feel like a luxurious resort that could very well be in the Maldives. 

Get cosy in the Seaview Pool Villa with the pretty ocean views for only ฿4,800 (~USD155) per night. This price includes free breakfast and a free transfer to-and-from the pier.

Baan Rinrak
Address: 202 Moo 7 Ban Ko Lan, Chon Buri, Thailand 20150
Telephone: +66-80-096-2828
Website


4. Cae Villa – Hua Hin


Cae Villa

What’s more romantic than taking a bath outdoor under sparkling stars?
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If you’re looking for a romantic and private place to spend your holidays with your significant other, then Cae Villa in Hua Hin is for you. 

This resort might not come with views of the ocean or jungle, but rest assured it’s still a cool place to have a little getaway too. 

Although the villa will give you all the privacy you need with its red brick walls protecting you from outside civilisation, it’s actually located near many hotspots such as Market Village Hua Hin, The Grand Night Market, and Hua Hin beach – how convenient! 

Cae Villa

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Inside the villa’s enormous bedroom is bright and airy. The glass next to the bed can open to a private pool and a yard area. 

Cae Villa

Circle-shaped sunbed for sunbathing or day-time reading
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Spend your vacation in central Hua Hin for just ฿3,000 ( ~USD97) per night. 

This price doesn’t include breakfast, but you can purchase it on the spot for around ฿300 ( ~USD10) per set and it will be served to your doorstep in the morning.

Cae Villa Hua Hin
Address: 226/7 Soi Hua Hin 88, Petchakasem Road, Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110
Telephone: +66-32-908-383
Website


5. Peggy’s Cove Resort – Chantaburi


Peggy's Cove Resort

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Looking straight out of a picture-perfect cartoon is Peggy’s Cove Resort and its candy-coloured cottages. In fact, the resort resembles a Canadian seaside community of the same name, which also has cute pastel suburban homes that pepper the town. 

Inspired by this fisherman village, the resort has a huge sea-like pond smack right in the middle with a wooden bridge connecting the houses.

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If a man-made sea is not enough, you’ll be pleased to know that the resort is only a short walk away from the local, scenic beach.

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Needless to say that this is a perfect holidays spot for families and makes for cute photo ops too.

Peggy's Cove Resort

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From just ฿3,400 ( ~USD110) per night, enjoy your stay at one of the colourful houses with a large private pool you can access from your very own balcony. 

Peggy’s Cove Resort
Address: 44 Moo 7 Sanamchai, Na Yai Am District, Chanthaburi 22170
Telephone: +66-39-460-345
Website


6. Khaothong Pool Villa – Krabi


Khaothong Pool Villa is a local-run guesthouse with a private infinity pool looking out to a 5-star panoramic view of the Andaman ocean. 

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With all the woodwork from the ceiling to the floor, the villa lodge looks sleek while still retaining a laidback, rustic vibe.

The place comes with 2 bedrooms and 1 big living room, making it nice and spacious for a group of friends or family. 

Khaothong Pool Villa

A living room area is open to the pool and the idyllic view
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There are only 2 villas here, Ban Yai and Ban Mai (from ฿4,500, ~USD145), which come with the same design and view. Breakfast is included in the room price.

Khaothong Pool Villa

Beautiful views from the bedroom
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While here, don’t forget to try fresh seafood from the market. The best part is you can just let the villa’s staff know, and they will do all the shopping and cooking for a small fee.

Khaothong Pool Villa Krabi
Address: 156 Moo2 Khaothong, Muang District, Krabi 81000
Telephone: +66-86-275-5086
Website


7. Salty Dog Retreats – Pattaya


Salty Dog Retreats offers a peaceful stay in sin city Pattaya, which is always packed with international and local visitors because it’s only a 2-hour drive from Bangkok.  

Salty Dog Retreats

The bathtub in the master bedroom has a pool view
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Here, you’ll find a large private pool situated right next into the house with a mini coconut palm garden on the side to add to the tropical atmosphere.

Salty Dog Retreats

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Forget about the world at Tropical Pool Villa 1 (from ฿2,000, ~USD65) that comes with 1 bedroom, which is perfect for lovebirds. If you need one more bedroom for more people, go for Tropical Pool Villa 2 (from ฿3,000, ~USD97).

Salty Dog Retreats
Address: Central Pattaya (Contact the villa for more precise location)
Telephone: +66-95-047-6047
Website


8. The Residence Resort – Phuket


The Residence Resort

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The Residence Resort in Phuket is where vacationers looking for a little more peace and quiet in this bustling tourist island should go.

The resort offers a whole house equipped with a small kitchen and a spacious living room that opens to a private lagoon. 

The Residence Resort

Bang Tao Beach
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While here, you can conveniently spend your afternoon at the beach as it’s only a 10-minute drive away from the resort.

Enjoy a private stay at this homey resort with your special someone at the One-Bedroom Villa with Pool (฿4,000, ~USD130) for your next romantic vacation. Breakfast is included in the price.

The Residence Resort
Address: 258/12 Moo 5 Srisoonthorn Rd, Choeng Thale, Thalang District, Phuket 83110
Telephone: +66-76-602-961
Website


9. La Ville – Phuket 


La Ville

A mini tropical garden is next to the pool
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Situated near Phuket airport, La Ville is a cosy, private villa with a touch of luxury that everyone can afford without breaking the bank.

All rooms can open to a patio and a pool where you can sip on your favourite drink in the afternoon and have fun swimming around.  

La Ville

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The 1-Bedroom Villa (฿3,400, ~USD110) is an ideal vacation stay for couples, as the room comes with a queen-size bed and a spacious living area. 

Coming in a pack? Worry not. Just go for the 2-Bedroom Villa (฿4,000, ~USD130) with 1 extra queen-size bed.

La Ville Phuket Pool Villa
Address: Thep Krasat Tri-Nai Yang Rd, Thep Krasatti, Thalang District, Phuket 83110
Telephone: +66-81-913-3088
Website


Recharge in a private paradise


Escape to one of these pool villas and indulge in the bliss of solitude and recharge your energy to face whatever else 2020 may bring.


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