Inspired by verdant tropical nature, a shimmering ocean, and a rich cultural heritage of the ancient Takola seaport, La Vela is a luxury resort anchored on Khao Lak’s most serene stretch of beach, Bang Niang. This modern resort with 181 rooms and its characteristic local charm welcomes visitors from around the world with a glowing hospitality, bringing back the beautiful traditions of the local people during the maritime trade era.
The 5* La Vela is anchored on Khao Lak’s most serene stretch of beach named Bang Niang. It is just an 1 hour 20 minutes drive north of Phuket’s International Airport. Bang Niang beach is about 2.5 km north of Khao Lak beach, but it is an even quieter version of sandy bliss with more streamlined beaches and fewer people. Close to Khao Lak Center, surrounded by several shopping and restaurant possibilities. Khao Lak National Park and Takua Pa Old Town are also just a short car ride away.
This resort is comprised of two distinct zones – oceanside and poolside, a total of 181 ultra-spacious guest rooms.
Every room offers the whole gamut of comfort and amenities that one would expect from a decent beach resort. A large fridge, fairly large desk, sleek sofa and daybed, stylish bath or jacuzzi, walk-in shower, and free high speed Wi-Fi exemplify what is on offer in each room. However, the standout feature in every room is a choice of either a private terrace or balcony overlooking strikingly beautiful views.
Deluxe Poolside (57x) 54 sqm
With comfort and an aesthetic taste in mind, every Deluxe Poolside is meticulously designed. The sepia wallpaper above the headboard unveils the ancient history of this cultural seaport. The floor-to-ceiling glass windows / doors open to a private balcony where you might enjoy lounging and sipping your morning coffee while relishing the splendid pool view.
All the deluxe poolside rooms are in the poolside wing. Guests can choose either king-sized bed or twin queen-sized bed, with the comfy sofa bed in the living area and the private balcony with nice pool views. The bathroom features absolutely stunning walk-in shower and separate bathtub.
Pool Access Room (24x) 54 sqm
As the name implies, a pool access room comes with a private terrace with direct access to the swimming pool. Besides the lounger, the provision of a terrace jacuzzi will give you an alternative form of relaxation. The room’s interior imparts a rustic ambience. The earthy tone of the tiled floor blends with the wood details of the fixtures and the sepia map of the historical maritime trade routes.
All the pool access rooms are on the ground floor in the poolside wing. Each room boasts its private terrace with direct access to the pool. The king-sized bed is to guarantee your ultra-comfort. Besides the private terrace and other highlight in the room includes the comfy sofa bed in the living area. The bathroom also features absolutely stunning walk-in shower and separate bathtub.
Family Room (24x) 54 sqm
Good news for parents with children. All family rooms are specially designed so you can enjoy your vacation while having quality time with your children. Each room is bisected by a sliding partition, yet your children are always close at hand. (children up to the age of 15 are allowed.) The wooden fixture as well as the sepia map that adorns the wall above the headboard gives a warm, classic charm. The sofa on the balcony is another spot where you can chill out while looking out over the pool.
Deluxe Oceanside (65x) 57 sqm
If you are here on honeymoon with your loved one, you will fall in love with a Deluxe Oceanside. Each room’s interior imparts an air of cool modernity. The grand 7-foot bed takes center stage, facing the floor-to-ceiling glass windows that allow the entire room to be drenched in natural light. Apart from the comfortable sofa, the outdoor bath will invite you to enjoy relaxing waters in the privacy of your own room’s balcony where the views stretch away to the distant horizon.
All the deluxe oceanside rooms are located in the Oceanside wing. These rooms feature all the modern comforts that you want including the king-sized bed and cozy daybed. The bathroom features absolutely stunning walk-in shower and separate bathtub. On a beautiful sunny day, you might also want to enjoy the outdoor bathtub.
Pool Access Grand (11x) 60 sqm
Book a Pool Access Grand and elevate your holiday experience. Not only does this room have a private terrace with direct access to the swimming pool, it is also just steps away from the pristine beach. With navy blue wallpaper showing a map of the historical maritime trade routes alongside the rich wood texture of the furniture and fittings, the interior confers a feel of modern sublime. The 7-foot bed faces the floor-to-ceiling glass windows that take in the splendid pool view.
All the pool access grand are on the ground floor in the Oceanside wing, close to the beachfront with direct access to the pool. Every room comes with king-sized bed and snug sofa. The bathroom features absolutely stunning walk-in shower. The highlight is its private terrace with outdoor Jacuzzi bathtub.