PHUKET, a very nice place for a holiday
In our neighbourhood you can find swimming, excursions, shopping and a lot more.
Within 4-5 minutes walk of Bellman´s is the golden sands of Karon Beach. In high season an ideal place to relax, sun bath, go jet skiing or para gliding and a swim. Don’t forget your Sun Block!
Our business is very centrally located for those who wishing to
experience a lot without long journeys and expensive transportation. It
takes only 10 minutes by car or motorbike to Patong beach or 5 minutes
to Karon beach, where there is plenty of shopping, bars, restaurants and
Nearby there are several Mini Marts and small supermarkets, where you can buy food for breakfast and lunch. There are also banks with ATM / cash machines, small clothing stores, massage and beauty salons, car & motorbike rental, as well as numerous bars and restaurants.
Beyond Patong Beach to the north is the beautiful Kamala Beach, picturesque Laem Singh and slightly more elegant Surin, Bangtao and Laguna Beach, all very nice for a day trip.
About 10 minutes to the south, is the popular Kata Beach; well within
walking distance. On the way there, there are dozens of shops,
restaurants and bars. Kata beach is also known for Its snorkeling and
Scuba diving; in ‘low season’ you can also surf at this beach.
About 5 minutes south of Kata is small and charming Kata Noi, which is very popular with families. And again in ‘low season’ you can enjoy the surfing or ‘body boarding’.
A little further to the south end of Phuket, you can find the very
beautiful Nai Harn Beach, Ao Sane and Yai Nui Beach; about 20 minutes
from Bellmans. In the far south of Phuket is the famous viewpoint of
Cape Phromthep / Phromtem Cap.
If you want to go "island hopping" Chalong Beach marina is only 10-15 minute’s drive away, just over the mountain on the east side of the island. From the port there are boats to Phi Phi Island, Kho Lanta, Krabi, Ao Nang, Rascha and Corall Island etc. A little further to the south lies Rawal Beach which has lots of Speed boats and Long tail boats for day trips. From Chalong you can also go up and visit the Big Buddha, an impressive building with amazing views.
If you head north on the east side of the island, you find the old
Phuket Town, which also has a harbour with excursion boats. Most
tourists visit the city for shopping, and of course the famous night
market, where you can both shop and eat a lot of local delicacies.
Phuket Town is the old cultural venue for the local Thais.From here you can also find a lot of boat trips to the surrounding islands.