The Racha

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
42/12-13 Moo 5 Rawai, Ko Racha Yai, 83130, Thailand
4.5 out of 5 rating 1569 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Racha in Ko Racha Yai, you'll be on the beach, just steps from Batok Beach. This 5-star resort is within the region of Banana Beach.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 85 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and minibars. Rooms have private balconies. LED televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and an outdoor tennis court. Additional features at this Mediterranean resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy international cuisine at Earth Cafe, one of the resort's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request).

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Batok Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Chalong Temple - 12 km / 7.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • No onsite parking is available.
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a security system.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

  • The property affirms that it follows sanitization practices of Safety and Health Administration (Thailand) guidelines.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines and the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Airport shuttle service is available on request from 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. No shuttle service from the airport is available at night time. Guests landing at Phuket International Airport after 2:30 PM. cannot be transferred to The Racha on the same day and will have to spend the night in Phuket. In such cases, The Racha staff will help guests find accommodations in Phuket.

Guests should also note that sea conditions can be unpredictable during boat transfers and guests are encouraged to wear appropriate attire. The Racha will not operate its boats if there is the slightest safety concern, strong winds, or uncertain sea conditions. Under such circumstances, hotel staff will make every effort to assist in making alternative arrangements for guests until the situation is considered safe. However, the hotel will not be financially responsible for delays or for guest relocations caused by adverse sea conditions.
Guests can contact The Racha using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking. This property is accessible by boat. Guests must arrive at Racha Lounge, next to Chalong Pier, 30 minutes prior to boat departure (surcharge). Racha Lounge is located at 42/12-13 Moo 5, Rawai, Muang, Phuket 83130, approximately 60 minutes from Phuket International Airport. The boat from Chalong Bay to Racha departs at 1 PM. From Racha to Chalong Bay, departures are at 11:30 AM. For stays of 5 paid nights or more, the shared boat shuttle service is complimentary. Private speedboat transfers (surcharge) may also be arranged from 7 AM - 5:30 PM, subject to weather conditions that day. Guests must reserve boat transfer (private or shuttle) 72 hours in advance.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: THB 1942 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Library
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Poolside bar
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Children's pool
  • -Spa tub
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Health club
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -One meeting room
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Outdoor tennis court
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Number of restaurants - 3
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden
  • -Elevator
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tennis on site
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no