Thais have a mad love affair with social media. Taking photos of food, drinks and experiences is a favorite pastime in the Royal Kingdom, along with an obsession with going viral! Social media engagement on all platforms, particularly Instagram, is high among Thais, and while posting photos is a way to preserve memories, it has also transformed into a hobby. For an increasing number of millennials, it’s a way to generate income as a social media personality or influencer.
These days, young and older Thais are on the lookout for the best instagrammable spots near home or while on holiday. Thai travelers often plan their holidays around excellent photos and instagrammable spots. And, Phuket tops the list as one of the instagrammable spots in Thailand. It’s not the least bit surprising, as there is no shortage of Phuket attractions and instagrammable spots in Phuket. From the striking candy-colored colonial and Perikanan architecture in Phuket Old Town, the picturesque backdrop of Karon Viewpoint to the vibrant beach culture in Patong, Phuket attractions are prime subjects for social media.
New to the list of instagrammable spots in Phuket is V Villas Phuket, a newly-opened, luxury private pool villa resort in Ao Yon Bay. Perched on a private hilltop with panoramic ocean views, the exceptionally designed resort offers architectural beauty and arguably the best sunset views in Phuket.
The newly-opened luxury private pool resort V Villas Phuket is fast climbing the list of the most sought-after instagrammable spots in Phuket. Perched on a private hilltop, 39 meters above sea level, V Villas Phuket is an exclusive and utterly luxurious private pool villa resort that offers commanding views of Ao Yon Bay and the Andaman Sea. V Villas Phuket’s distinctive architectural design is a Phuket attraction in itself, while the resort boasts several viewpoints wherein to see the best sunset views in Phuket.
The resort’s 1-, 3- and 4- bedroom private pool villas embrace nature fully, and either faces the forested hillside or look out towards the sparkling turquoise Ao Yon Bay. Floor-to-ceiling windows ensure that wherever one takes a photograph, the backdrop will be absolutely stunning.
In each villa, the private infinity pools are larger than most and feature cool cerulean-ocean blue tiles. The sea view villas are cantilevered over the hillside, giving the impression of floating over the bay, making it one of the best instagrammable spots in Phuket.
YON|Ocean House, the resort’s architectural landmark with striking modern and Art Deco interior design also makes its mark as one of the most instagrammable spots in Phuket. Pose on the terrace with the best sunset views in Phuket as your backdrop, or lounge inside amidst the handcrafted metal panels with intricate patterns inspired by the sea and natural pearls.
When it comes to instagrammable spots in Phuket, the star of the show is Akoya Star Lounge, V Villas luxury rooftop bar. Sitting atop Yon|Ocean House at 55 meters above sea level, Akoya Star Lounge boasts commanding 360° ocean and sky views and arguably the best sunset views in Phuket. Akoya’s sleek, modernist design and seating include double daybeds floating in shallow pools and cool lighting features—making it a standout, unparalleled rooftop bar experience and a Phuket attraction that shouldn’t be missed!
Whether you decide to stay in one of the resort’s gorgeous private pool villas or stop by to dine, drink or indulge in a day club experience, V Villas Phuket is, without doubt, one of the most striking instagrammable spots in Phuket. Get ready to go viral!