Six Senses Yao Noi
Six Senses Yao Noi
Phang Nga, Thailand
Six Senses Yao Noi is a fabulous luxury Six Senses property in a stunning location amongst the picturesque limestone pinnacles of Phang Nga Bay. This is a tucked away, private boutique resort, making it a real retreat.
At a Glance
Magical views onto the limestone pinnacles of Phang-Nga Bay
Spacious private pool villas designed in a rustic luxury style
Delicious gourmet Thai and Italian cuisine
Amazing Six Senses spa with a huge range of treatments
Visit the resort's own eco-friendly farm with its chickens, goats and organic gardens
Head out on boat trips to hidden beaches and secret lagoons
Waking up in my pool villa to the breathtaking views onto Phang Nga Bay was truly amazing and something I will treasure for the rest of my life.Scott Dunn team
You have to try their delicious home-made ice-creams - there are over 20 different flavors. It was the tastiest ice-cream I have ever had!Victoria Hogg
My bed at Yao Noi was the most comfortable I have ever slept in, and of course waking up to the incredible views of Phang Nga bay through the floor to ceiling windows was an incredible start to my day!Scott Dunn team
Take a longtail boat out and explore the waters of Phang Nga Bay and the surrounding islands.Sarah Rowan
Wake up for sunrise and go for a swim at The Hilltop Reserve to enjoy the best views in the whole resortScott Dunn team
Keep your curtains open at night so you can watch the changing light of the sky at sea overnight.Scott Dunn team
Book their Yogi Dorelal for a private session of yoga on your Villa Sala and in an hour he will change your life.Jules Maury
Breakfast - organic Six Senses Yao Noi bircher muesli, black sesame milk and coconut sugar - mix all these together to start the day!Scott Dunn team
I would recommend taking a bike out to explore the island. The roads are quite steep but the downhills are satisfying.Scott Dunn team
Make sure you cycle round Yao Noi island for a piece of local Thai life, passing by fisherman's villages, local markets, and witnessing the everyday lifestylesScott Dunn team
Six Senses Yao Noi is situated on a 24 acre site on a small island in Phang Nga Bay, Thailand. The area is famed for its natural beauty, especially its limestone island mountains in the sea which provide idyllic views from the resort and some great excursions for those wanting to explore the area by land or by sea.
The natural vegetation and tropical landscaping provides privacy between the 56 villas which have been designed with a modern, elegant architectural style and are very spacious, each with their own private infinity edge pool with large sundeck, open-air bathrooms and personal villa team trained to anticipate every whim. The Ocean Villas allow glorious views over the bay and the Garden Villas are set in a lush tropical forest. The larger Retreat Villa and the Hilltop Reserve are exclusively positioned for the most incredible views.
The design of Six Senses Yao Noi is in line with the Six Senses ethos of using natural materials and innovation to create luxurious accommodation and attention to detail. All of the resort's dining and entertainment activities take place at The Main House, giving the resort a plantation style feel. There is a choice of restaurants and bars as well as a well stocked wine cellar. Italian cuisine is served at the Dining Room which has a glass floor with river flowing beneath it and at The Living Room, Thai cuisine can be enjoyed as well as offerings from the grill, tandoori and pizza ovens. The cooking school can teach you some of these fabulous dishes so that you can take your culinary memories home with you.
The Six Senses Spa has been sympathetically designed in the style of a Thai longhouse with several separate treatment salas and a gym. Here the skilled therapists can a whole range of holistic pampering treatments made from entirely natural products. Yoga, Qi gong and personal fitness training are also available.
The waters in this area are pristine, and excursions can be arranged to nearby islands for exploration, snorkeling or diving. Complimentary bikes are available for guests to cycle to local villages and picnic spots and this is such an undeveloped island, it is definitely worth the journey.
Six Senses Yao Noi has 56 villas all with private pools all serviced by their own private butler. The Pool Villas have garden or ocean views with open air bathrooms, private infinity pools and spacious sundecks. The Deluxe Pool Villas are split over two floors and are even more spacious. The Pool Villa Suites are either with garden views or on the oceanfront and have one or two bedrooms and large living areas. The two-bedroom Retreat has a kitchen and extensive additional amenities. All villas and suites feature: specialized wine fridge, phone, espresso machine, tea & coffee making facilities, satellite TV, DVD player, Bose hifi system with docking station for a personal iPod and wifi. All villas and suites other than the Ocean Panorama Villa have private infinity edge swimming pools.
Six Senses Yao Noi welcomes children and families but there are no formal children's facilities or activities available, apart from babysitting, which can be arranged on request.
The bar at Six Senses Yao Noi offers Asian tapas and regional specialties in a relaxed setting while The Living Room specializes in world class dishes during the day and Thai specialties in the evening with a relaxed and comfortable atmosphere. The Dining Room serves exquisite Italian cuisine and private picnics, champagne breakfasts and beach barbecues can all be arranged by your butler. Other facilities include the holistic Six Senses Spa, a library, main pool with stunning views, wine cellar, gym and a tennis court.
Six Senses Yao Noi offers all guests bicycles on a complimentary basis so they can explore the region. Other activities include Thai cookery classes, wine tasting, non-motorized and motorized water sports, boat and bicycle tours, diving, fishing trips and rock climbing,
Location & Directions
Phang Nga, Thailand
Six Senses Yao Noi is located on the Island of Yao Noi, situated midway between Phuket and Krabi, among the awe-inspiring limestone pinnacles of Phang Nga.
When to go
Tropical climate and the driest months to visit are December to March. November and April are also good months to visit and you may get some rain, although it is outside of the monsoon season. May to October is the monsoon with downpours occurring once or twice a day, rather than constant rain.