Where to stay around Krabi Province?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 540 holiday lettings near Krabi Province. From 176 Condos/Apartments to 168 Studios, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Krabi Province area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Krabi Province?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Krabi Province. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Phi Phi Islands: 174 holiday homes
  • Ko Lanta: 68 holiday homes
  • Ao Nang: 292 holiday homes
  • Koh Lanta Lighthouse: 68 holiday homes
  • Ko Phi Phi Viewpoint: 243 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Krabi Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Krabi Province?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Krabi Province with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Ao Nang: 292 holiday lettings
  • Krabi: 283 holiday lettings
  • Ko Lanta Yai: 67 holiday lettings
  • Ko Lanta Noi: 68 holiday lettings
  • Khao Thong: 295 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Krabi Province?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Krabi Province. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Koh Lanta Lighthouse: 68 holiday rentals
  • Ko Phi Phi Viewpoint: 243 holiday rentals
  • Loh Dalum Beach: 178 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach: 181 holiday rentals
  • Tonsai Pier: 177 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Krabi Province listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Travellers will enjoy beautiful Krabi.

The province of Krabi is located on the western coast of mainland Thailand. The area's name is derived from the Thai word for 'sword,' following an old Thai legend that an ancient sword was unearthed in the main town of the same name. With a population of just under 500,000, Krabi is a bustling state, covered mostly in palm oil and rubber plantations.

Visitors can enjoy a variety of villas in Krabi province with HomeAway. HomeAway offers properties ranging from luxury Krabi villas designed to host a large group, to small two-person apartments in Krabi for those looking for a romantic getaway. HomeAway properties offer a variety of amenities to suit each visitor's need.

Visitors may also enjoy a change of scenery. HomeAway offers a variety of choices in this regard as well. Holiday homes on the island of Koh Samui, located just off the eastern coast of Thailand, provide a picturesque getaway. Phuket rentals, conveniently located across the bay from Krabi, are set on a richly vibrant historical island.

Things to do

Ko Lanta Marine National Park:

The Ko Lanta Marine National Park is a collection of hiking trails and scenic lookout points encased in a protected park reserve area. The park spans across 15 islands in the Andaman Sea, and during the low season visitors can hike out to the long-tail reeds. Camping is also allowed on several islands.

Hammock House:

Visitors will enjoy the Hammock House, the largest collection of quality hammocks in all of Thailand. Various tribes are represented in the exhibit, and the house has copies of their Lanta Biker Map. The map details various lookout points and sites of interest for those renting scooters on the island.

Phi Phi Viewpoint:

Travellers will enjoy the view from Phi Phi. The hike to the viewpoint may taxing for some and includes steep steps and narrow pathways. From the viewpoint, a quarter of a mile up, travellers can see the vistas of the nearby marine park. Follow the signs for Ao Lo Dalam from the main village.

Time for Lime:

Time for Lime is an ideal dinner spot for travellers. This hip establishment offers five-course traditional Thai dinners daily starting at 1800B. Cooking courses are also available, with both basic skills classes and advanced Thai cooking courses with a twist. A modern concrete kitchen completes the stylish atmosphere.

Krabi Eco Cycle:

Travellers will enjoy a day tour with Krabi Eco Cycle. The tour, just shy of 10 miles, travels through oil and rubber plantations, hot springs, small villages, and ends with a swim in the 'Emerald Pool.' Lunch is included on the full day tour. Half-tours are also available for visitors.

Liquid Lense:

Liquid Lense is a diving photography school in Krabi province. The school offers one-day/two-dive and six-day/nine-dive seminars. A videography tutorial class and 'Tips and Tricks' course are also available. The latter is extremely popular with visitors who already have underwater photography experience.

Weather in Krabi

Krabi lies on the western side of Thailand. Monsoons cover the island from October to January, and therefore travel is recommended from February through to early summer. During monsoon season, flooding can become dangerous for those unaccustomed to the heavy rains. During the dry and cool season – in the earliest part of the calendar year – temperatures range from 18-32°C.

Travel to Krabi

Visitors can fly into Krabi Airport (KBV) from a variety of mainland locations. The airport is located on Highway 4, which loops around the majority of mainland Thailand. The nearby island of Phuket, perfect for shorter day trips, is accessible on Highway 4 as well, or by ferry from the town of Krabi.

Seasonal weather averages in Krabi

Travellers speak highly of Krabi for its boating. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, April, March, February and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Krabi

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Krabi 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:

  • Khao Khanap Nam (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Ao Nang Beach (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Nopparat Thara Beach (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Ko Jum Beach (19.3 mi / 31.1 km)
  • Thara Park (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Shell Fossil Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)