Aava Resort & Spa

Khanom, Thailand

Superior bungalow

Superior bungalow

Superior bungalow

Poolside villas

Poolside villa

Poolside villa


A hidden beach retreat on Thailand's Central Gulf Coast, including breakfast and a host of perks for longer stays

Indulge in a dose of sun and relaxation in the tropical paradise of Khanom, located on Thailand's east coast. Here you can enjoy powder-white sands, traditional Thai spa treatments and delicious international cuisine in city-sleek bungalows surrounded by untouched tropical landscapes. There's even a chance to spot rare pink dolphins in the surrounding waters.

Standing on a 10-kilometre stretch of sandy beach in Khanom, the five-star Aava Resort and Spa is as idyllic as it gets. Finnish owned and designed in a very contemporary Scandi but with a twist of Thai style, the Aava Resort offers spa treatments amongst the palms, stylish accommodation set around a sleek pool and romantic barbecues on the beach.

The resort has won multiple accolades: Tatler's 101 best hotels in the world, winner of both the World Luxury Restaurant Awards and World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016, as well as TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence.

Excellent for
Beach Boutique Long-haul Relaxing Romance Scenery Winter Sun


Khanom is so tucked away in Southern Thailand, you’d be hard-pushed to find yourself able to point it out on a map. Thanks to this, you’ll find yourself on a broad, white-sand beach that fringes the coastline for nine kilometres, with little more than the occasional fisherman for company. For a unique excursion, venture out on a traditional long-tailed boat to spot the region’s rare pink dolphins.

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