It was 7am as the sun put in its customary morning appearance beyond the sweeping, rainforest-clad hills above Patong Bay. I was up early in order to savor the best of the day and start it with the ultimate breakfast at the recently-opened, all-new, 314-room Grand Mercure Phuket Patong Resort & Villas, a serene hideaway just a short walk from the enticing sands of Patong Beach, the turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea and the heart of Patong’s seductive nightlife.
Offering three gorgeous Lagoon Pools, the resort combines Thai elements and flavors with selected European touches. Regular shuttles are run to Patong Beach. All rooms are fully equipped with international standard amenities, ensuite bath or walk-in rain shower, 40” LCD TVs, and free Wi-Fi internet access.
The all-day dining options are centered aroundBubbles Restaurant offering an international buffet breakfast, and a la carte dishes for lunch and dinner featuring Mediterranean, Asian and Thai cuisine, plus many Phuket favorites such as our signature dish “MeeHoonGaeng Poo”, a local yellow curry with crab meat. There are also buffet-themed evenings every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday for your enjoyment.
After a long day at the beach or in the pool, guests can enjoy Chalong Bay Rum Mojito – a natural handcrafted cane spirit from the Phuket-based distillery at Craft Beer Lounge which boasts a large selections of draughts, local and craft beers. Meanwhile, Chou Chou Deli Shop, the resort’s modern French bakery, offers signature choux pastry, éclairs and other baked treats.
At Ryn Spa, well-trained therapists offer the specific spa requirement through the healing power of result-oriented techniques which are Sleep Therapy, Stress Therapy, Muscle Therapy and Fatigue Therapy. The resort also offers a range of activities, including Thai cooking classes, Thai boxing class and excursions such as snorkeling, diving, kayaking, cruises and tours. Other leisure facilities include Kids Corner, Fitness Centre and Steam room.
To accommodate meeting delegates, Grand Mercure Phuket Patong Resort & Villas also features a 265-sq.m. Grand “M” Ballroom that can accommodate up to 300 guests. Additionally, two unique venues for small-to-medium meetings and events are backed by state-of-the-art audio-visual systems and a fully equipped Business Center.
Get the perfect start to your day with one of Patong’s best breakfast selections! Whether sightseeing, shopping, or relaxing at the resort, let us take you on a culinary journey with European and Asian favorites, buttery croissants and pastries, or vegetarian and Halal specialties!