Railay Beach and Phra Nang Beach in Krabi were recently voted two of the top ten beaches in Thailand by the review site TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor is one of the largest online travel booking and review sites in the world. They base their ratings on quantitative and qualitative reviews submitted by travelers who have given feedback about the beaches in Asia during the past year.
Top 10 Beaches in Thailand
Four of the 10 top beaches named are in Thailand. Here is how they ranked.
- Third place was Phuket’s Nai Harn Beach.
- Seventh place was Railay Beach in Krabi.
- Eighth place was Kata Noi Beach in Phuket.
- Ninth place was Phra Nang Beach in Krabi.
The following are the other named best beaches in Asia, along with their ranking.
- First place was White Beach in Boracay, Aklan Province.
- Second place was Radhanagar Beach on Havelock Island, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
- Fourth place was Ngapali Beach in Myanmar.
- Fifth place was Yapak Beach (Puka Shell Beach) in Boracay, Aklan Province.
- Sixth place was Agonda Beach in Agonda, India.
- Tenth place was Otres Beach in Sihanoukville, Cambodia.
Chief Marketing Officer for TripAdvisor Barbara Messing said the reason for unveiling the top rated Asian beaches now is that it is the time of year when most people wished they were on a beautiful beach.
According to a statement on the website of the Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), TAT Governor, Mr. Thawatchai Arunyik said, “Thailand’s world-renowned beaches attract millions of foreign and domestic tourists every year. We are delighted that they have been recognized by TripAdvisor travelers…Such feedback plays and important role in helping us maintain standards and ensure that all our tourists and guests have a comfortable and pleasant holiday in Thailand.”
Mr. Thawatchai further stated, “This is exactly why the Royal Thai government is working hard to ensure that proper quality control measures are enacted and enforced to avoid congestion and preserve their pristine condition.”
Krabi Riviera Villas are Close to the Best Beaches in Krabi, Thailand
The vacation home rentals offered by Krabi Riviera Villas throughout Krabi, Thailand are close to all the best beaches. The company specializes in luxury serviced private saltwater pools villas with spacious, comfortable interiors. Guests can choose a villa that sits on a private beach or in a quiet residential area.
The villas all boast beautifully landscaped gardens, a patio and a balcony or two. Each villa has a security fence, on-site parking, fully equipped modern kitchens, large living areas, with international cable TV, Wi-Fi, and DVRs. All of the properties are air-conditioned.
The concierge and staff are available 24/7 to answer any questions, arrange for transportation, or take care of any needs guests may have.
To view all of the vacation rental homes offered by Krabi Riviera Villas throughout Krabi, Thailand, visit Krabi Riviera Villas.