Get Wet in Phuket: Thailand’s Coolest Surfing Competition is Making Waves

The newly launched akyra Beach Club Phuket is quickly turning into a must visit destination for those seeking stunning views, chic design and a chilled out vibe on one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Whilst summer is already a fantastic time to visit Thailand, to make things even more gnarly, the resort is now teaching guests how to surf, along with launching a monthly surfing competition for guests and locals alike.

In fact, Phuket’s surfing is one of Thailand’s best kept secrets and one of the top reasons why guests should visit during the European Summer months. From April to October, the stunning country becomes a tropical playground, perfect for those looking for adventure and what’s more, this glorious stretch of coastline gets consistent, warm, surfable waves.

For surfers of all levels, akyra Beach Club Phuket have their ‘Get Wet’ package, involving learning how to surf/ honing your surfing skills with a local pro and includes a 2-hour private coaching, board rental and a 2-hour surfing lesson. These skills can then be shown off at the resorts monthly competition, allowing guests a canvas on which to ‘carve’ and ‘cut back’ a masterpiece in front of their loved ones with their new-found skills

Based in Phang nga, Phuket on Natai beach facing the Andaman sea, akyra Beach Club Phuket is located in a tranquil part of Phuket, away from the crowds of the main island. To make the most of this exclusive location, the surfing competition, which takes place on the on the last Saturday of every month, allows surfers of all levels to showcase their talent on a beautifully open stretch of sea and have an epic time in one of the most stunning coastlines in the world.

Custom designed to lift the spirit and calm the soul, akyra Beach Club Phuket boasts 58 luxurious rooms and stylish stand-alone villas with generous living spaces, branded amenities and a profusion of high-end inclusions. Leading edge resort facilities include a beach spa and fully equipped gym and the resort’s integrated beach club offers guests a choice of refined waterfront dining options as they recline in cushioned cabanas or laze on comfortable loungers surrounding an enticing beachfront pool. The venue also hosts exceptional daytime and evening events, romantic weddings, regular theme parties and a sensational Sunday Brunch that’s set to set a new benchmark for foodies, mates escaping to paradise and beach believers.

For reservation, please contact [email protected] or call +66 (0)2 514 8112


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