lowest rates from

280 USD

Only accessible by boat, the luxury villas of Rayavadee on the shores of secluded Railay Bay are set in acres of gardens on Cape Phra Nang, Krabi. The resort is surrounded by 3 beaches, of which two, Railay and Thum Phra Nang beaches, have often been list among the world's most beautiful.Scenic limestone cliffs that drips with lush tropical forest enclose the resort on two sides. There is hardly a more stunningly beautiful hotel location in Thailand.

The 5-star accommodations consist of two-story pavilions and luxurious private villas that are uniquely appointed with private balconies and all modern amenities. Facilities include a pool, a restaurant with Thai and Western cuisine and a full service spa and boutique shop selling local crafts. Leisure activities available at the Rayavadee Resort include swimming in the impressive pools, tennis, a choice of water sports and leisurely boat trips through Krabi's many islands. Or take a boat tour of amazing Phang Nga Bay.


Nestled in a private zone of the famous Railay peninsula, the resort faces three beaches and has stunning, vertical rock walls on two sides.

beach surface

Soft sand, White sand


Sandy Beach


Romantic, Luxurious, Stylish

swimming suitability

Yes, but tidal

nearby attractions

all of the adverturous activities available in Railay
star rating
price range
year built 1994
check-in / check-out 14:00/12:00
total Nº of rooms 102
Nº restaurants 4
Nº of swimming pools 1
internet access free
non-smoking rooms
disabled friendly
airport transfers
health club
spa & treatments
satellite TV
beachfront gardens
24 hour security
24 hour room service

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Aerial video of Rayavadee, Railay Beach, Krabi shot in Jan 2016 by John Everingham.

Rayavadee. Krabi's premier luxury five-star resort, boasts 98 enchanting two-story pavilions and 4 luxurious private villas spread over 26 acres of coconut groves and tropical gardens and bordered by three beaches. The award-winning architecture blends with its natural surroundings to create a unique atmosphere reminiscent of an idyllic southern Thai village.
air conditioning
balcony / terrace
satellite TV
coffee maker
hair dryer
in-room safe
daily maid service
openable windows

Deluxe Pavilion

64 suite ⋅ 90 m2

offers fully-equipped, spacious accommodation and stylish, tropical decor with polished wood, richly-coloured fabrics and hand-crafted details throughout as well as an outdoor terrace with seating. The circular design of the pavilions blends perfectly with the resort's natural surroundings, echoing the rounded cliffs of the rock formations that characterize the area's unique landscape.

Terrace Pavilions

13 suite ⋅ 115 m2

offer a contemporary take on our popular Deluxe pavilion design featuring an open and airy ground floor living plan with tropical décor and glass doors that open onto a breezy outdoor terrace with lounge area and lots of space for relaxation and private barbecue dinners surrounded by lush palms and garden greenery.

Spa Pavilions

8 suite ⋅ 115 m2

Spa Pavilions boast all of the same luxurious features and comforts as our Deluxe Pavilions plus an exotic garden with an outdoor Jacuzzi, shower, sun lounges and a gazebo for total relaxation.

Hydro-Pool Pavilions

9 chalet/bungalow/villa ⋅ 115 m2

Hydro-Pool Pavilions, the sensitive, low-key design and luxury of Rayavadee's accommodation is heightened by the addition of a 4.5 x 2.5 metre freshwater hydro-pool situated in a spectacular enclosed tropical garden with sun lounges and a terrace for barbecues. The ideal option for those looking to enjoy indoor-outdoor living in perfect privacy.

Family Pavilions

2 chalet/bungalow/villa ⋅ 137 m2

Family Pavilions have all of the same luxurious features and comforts as our Deluxe Pavilions plus a spacious additional ground floor bedroom with two queen size beds and ensuite bathroom as well as an outdoor dining area and a terrace for private barbecues, making them ideal for a family holiday. Nestled amongst coconut palms with the resort's sheer cliffs as a backdrop, these pavilions offer plenty of space and comfort to enjoy a holiday of discovery.

Family Pavilions with Hydro Pool

2 chalet/bungalow/villa ⋅ 167 m2

Family Pavilions with Hydro Pool offer all of the same features and amenities as our Family Pavilions plus a luxurious freshwater, oval-shaped 4.5 x 2.5 metre hydro-pool set in a spectacular enclosed tropical garden with sun lounges and a dining area to enjoy private barbecues and meals.

Raitalay Villa

1 chalet/bungalow/villa ⋅ 260 m2

Raitalay Villa is set on a sheltered corner of gorgeous Railay Beach, overlooking the azure waters of the Andaman Sea. The Villa's spacious accommodation features two non-adjoining bedrooms, one with king size bed and ensuite bath, the other with twin beds and an ensuite bathroom, as well as a living and dining room, kitchenette and an outdoor deck with hydro pool.

Rayavadee Villa

1 chalet/bungalow/villa ⋅ 417 m2

Rayavadee Villa has its own free-form swimming pool with built-in jacuzzi and stupendous views over Phranang Beach. Furnished in elegant, contemporary Thai style, The Rayavadee Villa offers two large adjoining bedrooms (a master bedroom with lavish ensuite bath and a guest room with twin beds and ensuite bathroom). In addition, a living and lounge area, kitchenette, poolside dining room, private sauna as well as plenty of space for outdoor entertainment, making it one of our most exclusive and luxurious villa properties.

Phranang Villas

2 chalet/bungalow/villa ⋅ 417 m2

Phranang Villas are discreetly hidden amidst a dramatic landscape of limestone cliffs with views overlooking Krabi's world-renowned Phranang Beach. Each exclusive villa boasts a master bedroom with ensuite bath and two additional (non-adjoining) guest bedrooms, each with ensuite bathroom. The spacious living room, dining area and kitchenette make villa entertainment a breeze. Both villas have fabulous private swimming pools, making them some of the most luxurious accommodation available in Krabi.


Rayavadee serves delicious gourmet cuisine in venuesoffering everything from elegant dining to casual
beachside fare.


Raitalay Terrace offers a menu of tempting international favourites in a stylish, beachside setting. Open for lunch and dinner, Raitalay Terrace is also conveniently situated next to our free-form infinity pool and offers stunning views over Railay Beach. With a wonderful array of cocktails on offer, this is the perfect spot to take in a magnificent sunset each evening.

Cuisine International

Hours Open for Lunch, Open for Dinner


Raya Dining combines five-star service with an innovative menu in an elegant yet informal setting. The intricate carvings of the restaurant's columns reflect the marine life of the area's coral reefs, framing the dining room's delicate gold mural depicting a school of swirling dolphin. Begin your day here with an energizing, wholesome breakfast.

In the evening, enjoy a sophisticated menu with dishes that range from light offerings and tasty salads to classics such as succulent lobster, rack of lamb and perfectly grilled tenderloin. Air-conditioned and open-air seating is available.

Hours Open for Breakfast, Open for Lunch, Open for Dinner


Stroll along a moonlit path to Phranang Beach and experience the ultimate dinner by the sea at Krua Phranang, the resort's romantic Thai restaurant. Enjoy a menu of classic Thai dishes with specials that include delicious curries, salads, soups, seafood and freshly-caught fish.

The dining room offers air-conditioned and open-air seating with views over the stunning beach, limestone cliffs and outlying islands. After a memorable dinner, retire to the outdoor deck for a digestif and stargaze as the sound of the waves break below you on the

Hours Open for Dinner

lounges and bars


Aptly named, The Grotto nestles under an ancient limestone cliff on the edge of Phranang Beach. Enjoy a leisurely lunch here with your favourite book or lose yourself in the magic of a perfect sunset as you enjoy cocktails and a menu of light snacks with soft sand underfoot and a hint of romance in the air. Sumptuous barbecues are also held here on special nights each week.

Hours Open for Lunch, Open for Dinner

services and facilities

The Rayavadee Spa's extensive range of therapies draw on ancient Thai healing traditions and a philosophy of well-being that combines body, mind and spirit to create treatments that impart a deeply felt sense of relaxation in luxurious, private surroundings.

Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool, outdoor tennis courts, and a fitness facility. The property's full-service health spa has body treatments, massage/treatment rooms, facials, and beauty services. This 5-star property has a 24-hour business center and offers small meeting rooms and limo/town car service. This Krabi property has 2 meeting rooms. Wedding services, concierge services, tour/ticket assistance, and tour assistance are available. Additional property amenities include a library, barbecue grills, and gift shops/newsstands.

Rayavadee caters not only to the formal, but also to
the lighter side of executive care.…

For those who seek a bit of formality, choose
between our Krabi Function Room (30-50 persons)
and our Rayavadee Boardroom (10-30 persons)
which can be configured to suit your agenda.
wedding services
concierge desk
laundry / dry cleaning
tennis court
room service
fitness facility
disabled facilities
high speed internet
tour information
business centre
banquet facilities
beauty services
conference rooms
gift shops/newstand
Children's pool
health spa
Squash court
24-hour room service


214 Moo 2, Tumbon Ao-Nang, Amphur Muang 81000 Krabi Thailand
general email address
phone number
66 (0)75 620 740-3
66 (0)75 620 630


Krabi International Airport is located just 23 kilometers from the resort (approximately 25 minutes drive to the pier) and is served by numerous daily direct flights to Bangkok.Another option for accessing the resort is via Phuket, less than two hours journey by car on a well-surfaced highway

distances & transport

distance to airport: 23 km