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Stylish private villas located in beautiful Kamala Beach on Phuket Island - in Thailand, the Land of Smiles.

The Coolwater is a mountainside estate that overlooks the quiet and quaint Thai village of Kamala on Phuket's west coast. The wide sloped beach at Kamala is relatively peaceful year round. The water is clear and warm and the surf is typically gentle. It's a perfect place for swimming and relaxing. In the green season some good surf can be found on the northern end where tourists and locals enjoy the warm summer waves.

Each of The Coolwater's contemporary hilltop residences provides the privacy of its own infinity-edged swimming pool. Elevated decks surround the exterior passageways and pools that overlook either the Andaman Sea or Kamala’s towering jungle peaks.

The strikingly designed villas are set amongst lush tropical gardens. The finishes are modern, with many of the floor-to-ceiling windows doubling as sliding doors. You will enjoy both the tropical scenery and the cooling breezes that constantly whisper through the estate. Your view over the valley below is of swaying treetops, village scenes, and the sparkling Bay of Kamala. The setting is serene and the houses are stylish, with all the comforts of a home.

The five privately owned villas average well over 400 to 500 square meters, and have three to five bedrooms. They each have a western kitchen, luxurious bathrooms, a custom designed infinity edge pool, and a comfortable living/dining room. There is individually controlled air conditioning throughout.

The semi-detached wings of each residence border a central deck area with the swimming pool between them. This creates a very private space while maximizing views. Large external roof overhangs provide shelter and shade.

All homes are fully furnished and well appointed with linens, cutlery, crockery and glassware. Each villa is equipped with a satellite TV and CD/DVD/VCD player.

Service is provided by the on-site estate manager and her team of housekeepers, gardeners, and pool cleaners. The well-trained staff are discrete and take care to respect your privacy. A Thai chef can be hired on request to prepare an array of local cuisine or a more laid back seafood BBQ.

our villas



private swimming pool
en-suite bathrooms in all bedrooms
dining area inside and outside
kitchen with stove, microwave, and refrigerator
coffee maker
hot water kettle
bottled water
safe in master bedroom
parking for at least one car
free WiFi internet
air conditioning and fans in every room
TV with DVD
satellite TV with foreign channels
sound system
BBQ grill
full dining table
organic shampoo, conditioner, and bath gel
hair dryer
baby crib
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The maid service will visit once daily to keep the villa clean and tidy.
Their specific routine can be arranged on your request.
Linens and towels are changed every three days.
The estate manager is available to address your needs.
She can arrange any tours, rentals, and activities that you want.
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We offer a few options for breakfast and dining including set menus and bringing a chef to your villa.
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Our staff can shop for you.
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Laundry service is available.
Car rentals can be arranged right to your door.
There is a motorbike for rent. Others can also be had.
Massage is a part of Thai living and is available in any of the bedrooms.
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Terms & Conditions

Check in is by-appointment. 
Normal check in time: 3 PM 
Normal check out time: 12 PM
Reservations are confirmed upon receipt of deposit of at least 30% of total rental which should be made within 3 days of booking. 
Balance payment is to be made at least 30 days before arrival.
Smoking inside is strictly forbidden and there is a 18000 THB penalty. 
Ashtrays are provided for smoking outside.
No pets are allowed at The Coolwater, but we will consider exceptions.
Guests should respect the staff and the villa as well as our neighbors. In case of unacceptable behavior or persistent loud noise, the guests will be asked to leave without compensation.
See more details in our Guest Guide.
Deposit payment and balance payment are non-refundable unless another booking can be confirmed on the same dates for the same rates. 
Guests keep the amount paid as credit for one year with the possibility to schedule another stay. 
Guests are requested to send a detailed email with their reason for cancellation as soon as possible.
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what our guests say...

beautiful villa!

"Stayed here for 7 nights with two other friends. It's gorgeous, exactly as advertised! The patio/pool area is exquisite and the staff is very kind and kept the villa very clean. It was so much more private than a noisy hotel. We could cook if we wanted or have food delivered for an inexpensive fee. The setup of the home allows you to stay in the main area with your other guests or retreat to the privacy of your own room. Close walking distance to the beach. All pros and no cons for this traveler's first trip to Thailand."

comfortable and elegant

"My family of 5 stayed here in January 2013. We particularly enjoyed the beautiful living area and swimming pool, which if anything, are nicer than the photos. My wife and I loved the Master bedroom and bath. The owner and the staff were very helpful and available. (The staff cleaned the home daily-an added plus!) Although taxis and tuk-tuks are ubiquitous, we found it more convenient and economical to rent a car, as the home is up a steep hill. There are many beaches to explore within 5 or 10 minutes from the home. Shopping and restaurants are close by. We loved our stay here. Thanks!"

amazing villa in the hills with incredible staff!

"We initially stayed here for a week scouting out longer term housing for a longer term project in Thailand. After looking at a million different options, we ended up knowing we didn't want to leave the Coolwater.  We stayed over two months all in all and the quality and support of the staff never waned. Everyone who stayed on our visit intends to come back and stay here again in the future. Couldn't speak highly enough about this place. Luxury, beauty and privacy from the second you step foot inside. Good for business, vacation or family."

The Coolwater is located in beautiful Kamala Beach on Phuket Island - in Thailand, the Land of Smiles.