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Top 10 Best Hotels in Krabi Thailand – Guide on Where to Stay in Krabi

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The Tubkaak Krabi Boutique Resort - Best resorts in Krabi for Family - Room

Are you looking for the best hotels in Krabi Thailand, or where to stay in Krabi for an unforgettable Thai vacation? Then you came to the right place!

With crystal clear water and limestone cliffs, Krabi is super popular among holidaymakers! Krabi offers a fantastic combination of fun and luxury, for families, couples and solo travelers.

If you’re planning your holiday and wondering where to stay in Krabi Thailand, we’ve got you covered. These are the best family-friendly hotels in Krabi town!

 

Top 10 Best Hotels in Krabi Thailand

Best Krabi Hotels

Here are the top 10 best hotels in Krabi in an easy-to-navigate comparison chart:

Top 10 Best Krabi Hotels Reviews

Here are the best Krabi hotels in more detailed reviews, including the best hotels in Krabi for family and best resort in Krabi for family:

 

1. The Tubkaak Krabi Boutique Resort

5 stars

This beautiful, luxury resort is really fancy and first-class – at a way more reasonable price than you’ll usually find!

The Tubkaak Krabi Boutique Resort - Best resorts in Krabi for Family - View

You’ll adore the villas – they’re stunning, and only a few steps to the white sandy beach.

The resort has an open-air restaurant, a cozy bar, a free-form pool, and a spa!

The Tubkaak Krabi Boutique Resort - Best resorts in Krabi for Family - Room

We suggest you book the Premier Pool Villa – it has its own pool and is absolutely delightful.

Why you will love this resort?

  • The fanciest of Krabi town hotels
  • It’s absolutely gorgeous
  • Step right out of the resort and onto the crystal clear beach
  • The villas are really private, perfect for a family or romantic getaway

Check out the current prices for The Tubkaak Krabi Boutique Resort here.

 

2. Panan Krabi Resort

4 stars

One of the best Krabi Thailand hotels, Panan has spacious, attractive rooms, and room service in each one!

Panan Krabi Resort - Best hotels in Krabi Thailand - View

They also have an onsite golf course, for those of us who love to play or have always wanted to try.

Panan Krabi Resort - Best hotels in Krabi Thailand - Room

Staff are very friendly and helpful, and the rooms either look to the ocean or the pool and mountain – both are beautiful!

Why you will love this resort?

  • Lovely view of the mountain
  • Very close to the beach
  • Extra bed policy and kid’s club
  • Fantastic staff

Check out the current prices for the Panan Krabi Resort here.

 

3. Family Tree Hotel

3 stars

This charming hotel has a family room and a great playground for the kids.

Family Tree Hotel - Best Hotel in Krabi Thailand - Entrance

Located in the heart of Krabi, the lovely design of the rooms and the cheerful atmosphere of the hotel make it well worth the stay for anyone!

 There are even shared areas like the library and garden for you to relax!

Family Tree Hotel - Best Hotel in Krabi Thailand - Room

A lovely family-run hotel, this is an exceptionally clean and cozy place.

Why you will love this resort?

  • They have a proper playground!
  • It’s family-run, so the atmosphere is special and friendly
  • There are loads of lovely small touches, like coffee grinders and homemade cookies in the room.

Check out the current prices for the Family Tree Hotel here.

 

4. Whalecome Aonang Resort

3 stars

This homey resort is super close to the beach, so when you’re keen to go for a dip, you can just stroll right over!

Whalecome Aonang Resort - Best Krabi Hotels - View

The rooms are spacious with walk-up sliding doors looking out to the green courtyard where the kids can climb and the couples can picnic under the trees.

Whalecome Aonang Resort - Best Krabi Hotels - Room

It’s a small resort, so it’s quiet and peaceful despite the proximity of the beach and main area of town!

Why you will love this resort?

  • Super close to the beach
  • There’s plenty of space for the kids to play in the room, and a lovely garden
  • Quiet and peaceful despite
  • Close to all the important places

Check out the current prices for the Whalecome Aonang Resort here.

 

5. Aonang Phu Pi Maan Resort and Spa

4 stars

This is the best place to stay in Krabi! With a spa, fitness room, sauna, library, a restaurant, and shops on-site, you will not want to leave.

Aonang Phu Pi Maan Resort and Spa - Top Hotels in Krabi - View

It’s a bit of a walk from the beach, but the location is great, right on the mountain, and close to many lovely restaurants.

Aonang Phu Pi Maan Resort and Spa - Top Hotels in Krabi - Room

The garden is beautiful and exotic – you’ll feel like you’re in the middle of the Thai rainforest, and you won’t be far off!

Why you will love this resort?

  • There’s a fitness room and sauna!
  • A library with books for adults and children
  • The garden is beautiful

Check out the current prices for the Aonang Phu Pi Maan Resort and Spa here.

 

6. Pinthong Villa

3 stars

If you’re looking for a friendly, comfortable hotel, this is one of our favorite Krabi Thailand hotels! It’s a great budget option, and you and your loved one/s are sure to enjoy it.

Pinthong Villa - Best Hotels in Krabi - Pool

The manager and team ensure that everyone is comfortable and happy, giving these villas a really personal touch.

They are small and cozy, and make it feel like it’s just you and the family in this tropical paradise!

Pinthong Villa - Best Hotels in Krabi - Room

The staff is happy to help arrange trips and transportation, which we really enjoyed.

Why you will love this resort?

  • Children stay free!
  • Budget-friendly family hotel
  • The staff are super helpful and sweet

Check out the current prices for the Pinthong Villa here.

 

7. Ban Sainai Resort

4 stars

If you want the feel of a Thai village and the luxury of a 4-star resort, we suggest Ban Sainai!

Ban Sainai Resort - Best hotels in Krabi - View

The private thatched-roof cottages stand on stilts in the water – if you’re coming from Bangkok, the serenity is blissful.

It’s a little far from the beach, and you’ll likely find the walk too hot – but the resort offers a complimentary scheduled shuttle service to Aonang beach!

Ban Sainai Resort - Best hotels in Krabi - Room

The pretty villas and saltwater pool are surrounded by coconut groves, natural streams, and a nearby cliff. It’s quite a spot!

Why you will love this resort?

  • They have a babysitting service, kids club, and extra swimming pool for children – so you can relax and get a massage in this lovely, romantic resort while the kids are well looked after
  • You can also take that massage right next to the pool while the kids play
  • Gorgeous location

Check out the current prices for the Ban Sainai Resort here.

 

8.  BlueSotel Krabi

4 stars

BlueSotel is located on the island’s most popular tourist area, so everything you need is right there!

BlueSotel Krabi - Best hotels Krabi - Pool

The lovely hotel has an outdoor pool, spa, massage services, and a kids pool.

There’s also babysitting services, kids club, and a family room!

BlueSotel Krabi - Best hotels Krabi - Room

They even provide you with floats and beach balls – it’s a great place for the whole family.

Why you will love this resort?

  • They have a child and extra bed policy!
  • Just 500 meters to the beach
  • Fantastic, central location
  • Free delicious breakfast

Check out the current prices for the BlueSotel Krabi here.

 

9.  Aonang Princeville Villa Resort and Spa

3 stars

Just steps away from the silky sand of the Andaman Sea, this resort is all about family-friendly luxury!

Aonang Princeville Villa Resort and Spa - Best Krabi Thailand Hotels - Pool

The restaurant is halal and serves delicious Thai and Western food.

It’s such a lovely location, with hammocks strung up where you can watch the beach under the shade.

It’s sublime to chill there with a fruity drink while the kids play!

Aonang Princeville Villa Resort and Spa - Best Krabi Thailand Hotels - Room

They even prepare beach towels and a bag for you to head out for beach activities, which we think is a really nice touch.

Why you will love this resort?

  • It's right on the beach
  • Personal touches like a bag prepped for you to head out to the beach
  • Poolside massages while your children swim

Check out the current prices for the Princeville Villa Resort and Spa here.

 

10. The Lai Thai

4 stars

This is a great hotel, but it looks more like an apartment complex.

The Lai Thai - Best hotel Krabi Thailand - View

Don’t let it put you off, though, if you’re looking for those kid-friendly bargains! They have a babysitting service, a kids club, and a splash pool.

We really like this place, because the staff is really friendly and helpful, and knowledgeable about the area!

The rooms are cleaned daily, and they all have their own huge living area with plenty of space – and a fully fitted kitchen!

The Lai Thai - Best hotel Krabi Thailand - Room

We suggest you give the restaurant a miss though – it’s a bit overpriced, and there are so many great options in the area!

Why you will love this resort?

  • The rooms are made up daily, which is really handy when your kids are a messy bunch
  • The balconies are lovely and large
  • The pool and gym are both brilliant

Check out the current prices for The Lai Thai here.

 

Further Reading:

Check out the top things to do in Krabi

Here are the best beaches in Krabi

How to get from Phuket to Krabi

How to get from Koh Lipe to Krabi

How to get from Koh Lanta to Krabi

How to get from Bangkok to Krabi

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5 Comments

  • Reply
    Taniya
    May 25, 2019 at 10:37 pm

    Amazing! Your vacation with your family is very pleasant. I like reading your experience. Thank you for sharing your experience and knowledge here.

    • Reply
      Jolene Ejmont
      May 28, 2019 at 1:19 am

      Thanks Taniya. We love Thailand and definitelly be back again for more 🙂

  • Reply
    Jolene Ejmont
    May 28, 2019 at 1:15 am

    Thanks for your kind words Mac 🙂 Glad you like what we do.

  • Reply
    Jolene Ejmont
    May 28, 2019 at 1:16 am

    Thank you 🙂 There will be more coming.

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    Jolene Ejmont
    May 28, 2019 at 1:20 am

    Thanks Pablo! We will keep bringing out more and more content 🙂

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