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PHUKET TRAVEL INFORMATION

Phuket, Thailand is now open for quarantine-free international travel for the following travellers:

  • Fully vaccinated adults from approved countries
  • Children travelling with vaccinated parents

All travellers must stay at a SHA+ certified hotel or resort in Phuket for a minimum of 7 days before travelling to approved '7+7 Extension' destinations. For onward travel to other Thailand destinations, travellers must spend at least 14 days in Phuket.

IMPORTANT: This information may be subject to change at short notice. We recommend that you confirm all requirements with the relevant authorities before proceeding with any travel arrangements.

Pre-Arrival & Arrival

To travel to Phuket, you will require:

  • Negative RT-PCR test result no longer than 72 hours before departure
  • Proof that you have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19
  • Proof that you spent previous 21 days in a country on the approved list *
  • Confirmation of booking at SHA+ hotel or hotels
  • A Certificate of Entry from your Thai Embassy or Consulate
  • Required alerting app installed on your smartphone
  • COVID-19 health insurance with minimum coverage of USD 100,000
  • RT-PCR test on arrival – for adults and children of 6 years or older

* The 21-day requirement does not apply to Thai nationals and expat residents. 

Your Stay

Phuket Sandbox – 14 days

You will be required to:

  • Stay at a SHA+ certified hotel or resort
  • Undergo 2 further RT-PCR tests, on days 6-7 and days 12-13 – for adults and children of 6 years and older

After 14 days, you will be permitted to travel to other destinations within Thailand. It is possible to stay in Phuket for less than 14 days under the Sandbox scheme if you are departing to an international destination.

Phuket Sandbox 7+7 Extension – 7 days

You will be required to:

  • Stay at a SHA+ certified hotel or resort 
  • Undergo a PCR test on days 6-7 – for adults and children of 6 years and older
  • Obtain a 'Transfer Form' from your hotel for onward travel to approved 7+7 Extension destinations
Anantara brings you the best of Phuket, Koh Samui and Koh Phangan with exquisite dining, soothing spa journeys and exhilarating island excursions. We are pleased to announce that all our outlets, facilities and services are open and ready for you to enjoy.

Departure

Phuket Sandbox

 

After 14 days, and a 3rd negative test, you will be permitted to travel to other destinations within Thailand. Regional COVID-19 restrictions may apply. 
 
For international departures, you will be responsible for satisfying all the requirements for travelling to your next destination. 

 

Phuket Sandbox 7+7 Extension

 

For onward travel to '7+7' destinations, you must present:

  • A 'Transfer Form' from your Phuket hotel/s showing you have stayed for 7 nights
  • Negative results of two COVID-19 tests, conducted on arrival and Days 6-7

OUR PHUKET DESTINATIONS

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Mai Khao Villas

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An all-villa oasis on Phuket's northern tip invites island unwinding in luxurious Anantara style. Laze in your private pool. Dine in your sala perched over the lagoon. Wander long stretches of golden beach at sunset. Charter a yacht to explore the iconic limestone cliffs of Phang Nga or the world-class reefs of the Similans.
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Layan Resort

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Hide away in a peaceful cove overlooking the Andaman, or head out in search of adventure. Dive some of the most pristine sites in the world. Island hop by private yacht or speedboat. Experience Thailand’s rich culture with authentic cuisine, spa journeys and the art of Muay Thai. Located on Phuket’s western coast, just a 20-minute drive from the airport, Anantara Layan Phuket Resort is ideal for honeymoons, romantic escapes, family getaways and spectacular weddings, with a unique chapel setting overlooking the ocean.
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Layan Residences

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Be master of your own universe poised over the sparkling Andaman. Wake up to panoramic views, spend blissful days by your private infinity pool, and have your every whim catered to by a live-in butler and team of expert chefs, personal trainers and spa therapists on call. Located only 20 minutes from Phuket International Airport, Layan Residences by Anantara offers the ideal tropical escape. Revel in tranquillity or head out across the waters in search of adventure by private yacht. Enjoy unfettered access to the facilities and services of Anantara Layan Phuket Resort adjacent.

PLAN YOUR ESCAPE

EXCLUSIVE OFFERS

Anantara Mai Khao Stay Longer Special

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The longer you stay, the more you save. Extend your journey and luxuriate in savings of up to 35%.

Anantara Layan Phuket Stay Longer Special

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The longer you stay, the more you save. Extend your journey and luxuriate in savings of up to 35%.

Layan Residences Stay Longer Special

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The longer you stay, the more you save. Extend your journey and luxuriate in savings of up to 35%.

Thai Island Discovery

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Book seven nights or more at Anantara Mai Khao and continue your journey with Anantara in Koh Samui or Koh Phangan and enjoy additional savings on our long-stay offers.

Thai Island Discovery

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Book seven nights or more at Anantara Layan Resort followed by seven nights or more in Koh Samui or Koh Phangan, and enjoy savings on our long-stay offers.

Thai Island Discovery

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Book seven nights or more at Anantara Layan Residences then continue your journey with Anantara in Koh Samui or Koh Phangan and enjoy additional savings on our long-stay offers.

Ultimate Family Vacation

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Escape to pool villa luxury with complimentary activities and dining for the little ones.

Luxury Surfing in Phuket

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Surf season is here. Stay, play and dine in the lap of Anantara luxury.

Ultimate Family Vacation

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Stay and play in a pool villa, with complimentary activities and dining for the kids.

Exclusive Long Stay Escape

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Escape to the beachfront paradise resort for two consecutive weeks and received up to 40% saving with extra privileges during stay.

Long-Stay Escapes

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Enjoy unrivalled savings and privileges for stays of two weeks or more.

Exclusive Long Stay Escapes

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Book with confidence and stay with peace of mind with exclusive long stay offers - Exclusively for Thai and Expat residents.

Long-Stay Escapes

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Enjoy unrivalled savings and privileges for stays of two weeks or more.

Exclusive Long Stay Escapes

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Book with confidence and stay with peace of mind with our luxurious long-stay offers – exclusively for Thai and expat residents

HEALTH INSURANCE

COVID-19 travel insurance for COE from AXA Thailand.

AXA Thailand’s Sawadee Thailand: Inbound Travel Insurance package provides all the coverage you need to travel to Thailand and stay as a guest at our hotels and resorts.

  • Policy meets USD 100,000 requirement for Certificate of Entry (COE)
  • Instant insurance policy and COVID-19 certificate by email
  • Large hospital network throughout Thailand
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Can I travel to Phuket, Thailand?

Yes, from 1 July 2021, fully vaccinated travellers and accompanying children can travel to Phuket without completing mandatory quarantine.

How long must I be vaccinated before I travel to Phuket?

You must be fully vaccinated for at least 14 days prior to departure for Thailand.

Which vaccines are accepted for travel to Phuket?
To travel you must be fully vaccinated with any of the vaccines approved by Thailand’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – AstraZeneca, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, Sinovac Biotech and Sinopharm – or any vaccine approved by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Can I travel to other parts of Thailand?

Yes, you can travel to other parts of Thailand after you spend 14 days in Phuket at an SHA+ hotel or resort.

Where can I go under the '7+7 Extension' scheme?

The '7+7 Extension' scheme allows travellers to travel to the following destinations after 7 days in Phuket: Koh Samui, Koh Phangan & Koh Tao (via domestic flight to Koh Samui); certain areas in Krabi province (via ferry); certain areas in Phang-Nga province (via road transfer or ferry).

What happens if I wish to return to Phuket after less than seven days in a 7+7 destination?

If the stay in Koh Samui/Phangan, Krabi or Phang-Nga is less than 7 nights, you must proceed directly to Phuket International Airport on the day of departure. At the port of entry back into Phuket, you will need to show a plane ticket or other proof of their international travel from Phuket.

Can I stay in Phuket for less than 14 days?

It is permitted to stay in Phuket for less than 14 days if you are departing under the '7+7 Extension' scheme or if your departure flight is to an international destination.

Are Anantara’s resorts and residences in Phuket SHA+ certified?

Yes, all of our Phuket resorts and residences are fully SHA+ certified.

Are Anantara team members vaccinated against COVID-19?

Yes, all our team members are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and undergo regular health screening checks.