Trip time! Discover the beaches, snorkelling and spas in upscale Ko Racha Yai.

Experience the relaxing city of Ko Racha Yai—beaches, snorkelling and sights like Batok Beach.

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Family-friendly, Beaches and Dining

Top hotels in Ko Racha Yai

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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The Racha
5 out of 5
42/12-13 Moo 5 Rawai, Ko Racha Yai, Phuket
1 Sep-2 Sep
4.6/5Wonderful! (347 reviews)
A Beautiful Resort

"My family and I really enjoyed our stay at the Racha. When day-trippers flooded the beach, it was nice to have on the grounds to relax in that were not accessible by them. We were greeted with a nice bottle of wine in our room as well as a little treat every night with turn-down service. This made ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2019

The Racha
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Racha Island Resort (Rayaburi)
4 out of 5
42/3-9 Moo 3, Rawai, Mueng, Ko Racha Yai, Phuket
24 Aug-25 Aug
4/5Very Good! (150 reviews)
Not coming back

"Okay stay. Wi-Fi wasn't available due to the heavy rain. Seafood buffet (899THB per person) was not good. I wouldn't call this seafood buffet. Waste of money. Frontdesk staff speak English but others don't. The beach in front is too shallow to swim and no fish around. Breakfast was no many choises. ..."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct 2018

Racha Island Resort (Rayaburi)
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Ban Raya Resort and Spa
3.5 out of 5
7/26 Moo3, T.Rassada, Muang, Ko Racha Yai, Phuket
3.5/5Good! (50 reviews)
worst hotel I ever booked

"This was our first trip to Thailand and this island was recommended to us. Since there aren't many options on the island in terms of hotels, we chose this one. Big mistake. The location is not bad, could have the potential of a great hotel...but: - the staff barely speaks English and it's a real ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2019

Ban Raya Resort and Spa

Popular things to do in Ko Racha Yai

Big Buddha
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Big Buddha

Immerse yourself in the serene atmosphere of this spiritual site, whilst enjoying the panoramic views from the Nakkerd Hills.

Promthep Cape
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Promthep Cape

Enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world from this famous coastal look-out.

Karon Beach
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Karon Beach

Nothing says holiday like spending a lazy day at Karon Beach, a popular beach in Karon. Amble around this quaint area's seaside and enjoy its lively bars.

Kata Noi Beach
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Kata Noi Beach

Relax in peace and quiet at this idyllic beach, away from the noise and crowds.

Nai Harn Beach
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Nai Harn Beach

Step off the tourist trail and join local residents on this beautiful, tranquil beach.

Chalong Bay
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Chalong Bay

Explore the great outdoors at Chalong Bay, a popular spot to commune with nature in Koh Lon. Wander through the beautiful beaches and seaside in this romantic area.