Destination guide

The relaxing city of Rawai awaits you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Rawai. This relaxing and romantic city is well known for its seafood restaurants, boating and fishing. Patong Beach and Promthep Cape are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rawai

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy fun activities like boating and swimming. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Rawai a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Phuket Aquarium (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Phuket Fantasea (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Kok Chang Safari Elephant Trekking (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Dino Park Mini Golf (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Dolphins Bay Phuket (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Phuket Zoo (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Rawai

Travellers enjoy Rawai for its boating. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, March, February, April and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Rawai

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Rawai is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Patong Beach (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Promthep Cape (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Rawai Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Laem Ka Beach (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Nai Harn Beach (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Windmill Viewpoint (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rawai

Fly into Phuket (HKT-Phuket Intl.), the closest airport, located 22.2 mi (35.8 km) from the city centre.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Rawai?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Rawai. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Nai Harn Beach: 1,930 holiday lettings
  • Rawai Beach: 1,925 holiday lettings
  • Yanui Beach: 1,929 holiday lettings
  • Phuket Shooting Range: 1,981 holiday lettings
  • Seashell Museum: 1,938 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Rawai listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Rawai?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 659 Villas in Rawai. Our other popular types of Rawai holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 227 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 539 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Resorts and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rawai?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,272 holiday homes with pool available in Rawai. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.