Hotel

La Vela, Khao Lak

La Vela, Khao Lak

Hayes & Jarvis Rating
Average: 4.5 (1 vote)
TripAdvisor Review
349 Reviews
Guide Price £949 per person
Based on 10 October 18 departure from London Heathrow flying with Qatar, staying for 7 nights bed and breakfast in a Deluxe Poolside Room (2 adults sharing) including return transfers.
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for a stay at this hotel. The price will vary based on exchange rates, and your choice of room type, departure date, airline and cabin class, and any additional extras you’d like to add to your holiday.

Beachfront Design Hotel.

La Vela opened in May 2017, and is located on Bang Niang Beach – one of the most spectacular beaches in the Khao Lak area. This is a contemporary resort, which will appeal to anyone with an eye for design. The hospitality is warm and welcoming, and the facilities are extensive and varied.

A particular highlight is the fantastic Kokulo Beach Club. This is the first of its kind in Khao Lak. There is an inviting infinity pool, a trendy bar which hosts weekly parties and a restaurant serving a delicious Mediterranean inspired menu.

Choose between the two distinct wings – Poolside or Oceanside.  All rooms are luxurious and equipped with everything you would need for a comfortable and indulgent stay. Thoughtful touches are everywhere; a large fridge, comfy sofas, deep soaking bathtubs, cosy bathrobes and slippers. And there is complimentary high-speed WiFi throughout the resort to help you stay connected (if you wish).

A visit to the “Spa Qaqula” is not to be missed. A place of serenity, where you can choose from an imaginative menu. Treat yourself to an uplifting treatment, or for an ultimate experience book one of the full day packages. What a perfect way to relax and pamper yourself in this beautiful setting

  • All inclusive available
  • Pool Access Rooms
  • Private beach club
  • Contemporary design

Hotel Features

Hotel Category

Deluxe

Location Type

Beach

Main Facilities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Watersports
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • H&J Recommended
  • Hidden gem

Board Basis Options

  • All Inclusive
  • Full Board
  • Half Board
  • Bed & Breakfast

For Families

  • Family Rooms
  • Kid's Club
Location Highlights

La Vela, Khao Lak

  • Beach
  • Approx. 90 minutes from Phuket airport
349 Reviews % of travellers recommended this hotel

Traveller ratings

  • Excellent 266
  • Very Good 53
  • Average 17
  • Poor 11
  • Terrible 2

What to Expect

  • Sleep Quality
  • Location
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness

Reviews

Sep 13, 2018

Romantic Dinner

We cant speak highly enough of the service, the food, the staff and the experience we had last night at this beautiful resort. We were staying elsewhere but booked a romantic 'on beach' dinner. The manager, Tong welcomed on us and periodically checked on us whilst being unobtrusive and should be commended along with all the staff involved. Thank you so much!!
Sep 13, 2018

Romantic Dinner experience on the beach

I had booked a romantic dinner for my partner last night here on the beach. David and i were greeted by the new Manager Tong at the entrance after being complimentary picked up from our Hotel the Haven .Tong showed us around the magnificent grounds before taking us to our setting on the beach. David and i watched the beautiful sunset before our starters. We had our own staff assigned to us which took photos for us without us even asking would they mind if they could. I cannot tell you how delicous starters,soup,main course and OMG dessert was. Tong came over and make sure we were happy with everything. Just as dessert started it started to rain a little. They ushered us out of the rain before it got to heavy. We finished out dessserts inside and the last of our wine. As we left our table we were greeted by the amazing chief's that had cooked our meal. We could not thank them and Tong and also our amazing private staff. If i could recommend you to do anthing in khao Lak , it would be to BOOK YOURSELF A DINNER EXPERIENCE on the beach for your loved one. Last nights romantic dinner experience with my loved one will be a memory forever thanks to Tong and her staff. Tong apparently has only been a Manager here at La Vela for 7 days and the attention to detail she did for us was outstanding. Thank you again Tong and staff xxxxx
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La Vela, Khao Lak

Facilities

Kokulo Beach Club

The Kokulo Beach Club comprises of a restaurant with live cooking stations, a beach bar with innovative bar tenders who love to create exciting cocktails and a refreshing infinity pool. There are Dj’s delighting you ears all day, whilst you lie back on the extremely comfortable pool loungers – a perfect spot to watch the sun set.

Spa Qaqula

A visit to The Qaqula Spa will be a treat for body and soul. This is a serene sanctuary, where you can choose from a range of signature massages and restorative therapies.

Gym

Fitted with all the latest equipment to help you stay in peak condition – including treadmills, exercise bikes, various weights of dumb-bells and more.

La Vela, Khao Lak

Room Types

Deluxe Poolside

Deluxe Poolside rooms are stylish and spacious, and with floor to ceiling windows – light floods in. Your large private, furnished balcony is a wonderful, peaceful spot to enjoy the pool views. And with a huge range of amenities your room is quipped to ensure a very comfortable stay. Complimentary high-speed WiFi is provided.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Fridge
  • In Room WiFi
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
  • TV

Deluxe Oceanside

The first thing you will notice in the Deluxe Oceanside room is the enormous 7 foot bed. The rooms are romantic and bathed in natural light – with an outdoor bathtub big enough for two.

And with a huge range of amenities your room is quipped to ensure a very comfortable stay. Complimentary high-speed WiFi is provided.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Sea View
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
  • TV

Pool Access Room

If you like to take a dip in the pool at any given moment, then a pool access room would be the ideal choice for you. Each room has a large terrace, furnished with comfortable furniture and an outdoor bathtub – big enough for two.

With a huge range of amenities your room is quipped to ensure a very comfortable stay. Complimentary high-speed WiFi is provided.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
  • TV

Family Room

Family Rooms are specially designed for young families who wish be accommodated together, but offer lots of space and privacy options. Each room can be partitioned in two, so if the children are ready for bed – adults can relax on the balcony or in their bedroom without fear of disturbing them.

With a huge range of amenities your room is quipped to ensure a very comfortable stay – including a full sized Samsung fridge/freezer, safe, kettle/coffee maker and large flat TV with English channels and it can also pair with Bluetooth devices and play music through the Bose speakers, even in the bathroom. The lighting system can be controlled from either side of the bed and has several settings. Complimentary high speed WiFi is provided for your convenience.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
  • TV
La Vela, Khao Lak

Food & Drink

Spices restaurant

This is your breakfast venue, where you can enjoy a real feast to start your day. Choose from platters of bread, sweets, and countless hot dishes lined up invitingly on the counter tables, or grab some coffee and then go relax by the window taking in fresh garden views.

Cotton Cafe

The Cotton Café is relaxed and laid-back. With big comfy sofas, it’s a lovely spot to lounge away a few hours while putting the experienced baristas to the test.

Miners Bar

The Miners Bar is a relaxed spot to sample an innovative cocktail list and light bite menu.

Board Basis Options

All Inclusive

Food

Breakfast: Spicers restaurant 07:00 - 10:00hrs

Lunch : KOKULO Beach Club & restaurant 12:00 - 14:30hrs

Dinner : KOKULO Beach Club & Restaurant 18:00 – 22:00hrs

Snacks

KOKULO Beach Club: 11:00 - 17:00hrs

Beach Bar:  11:00 - 17:00hrs

Miners Bar: 11:00 - 17:00hrs

Beverages

KOKULO Beach Club: 11:00 - 22:00hrs

Beach Bar: 11:00 - 22:00hrs

Miners Bar: 11:00 - 19:00hrs

Cotton Café: 11:00 - 21:00hrs

Unlimited open bar with following items included:

Classic Cocktails

Mojito (Raspberry / Mango/ Orange/ Pineapple / Original)

Caipirinha (Raspberry / Mango/ Orange/ Pineapple / Original)

Gin Fizz (Raspberry / Mango/ Orange/ Pineapple / Original)

Mosco Mule (Raspberry / Mango/ Orange/ Pineapple / Original)

Cocktails

Pina Colada Singapore Sling Caipiroska

Cuba Libra Daiquiri Long Island

Margarita Dry Martini Mai Tai

Blue Hawaii

Signature Gin Tonic

La Vela Gin Tonic Orange Bitter Gin Tonic

Cucumber Gin Tonic Cinnamon Elder Gin Tonic

Mocktails

Virgin Pina Fruit Punch

Beer:  Chang, Singha and  Heineken 

Draught beer:        Chang Draught beer 0.5 L.

Smoothies/ Fresh Fruit Shake

Mango / Blueberry / Strawberry / Lime / Pineapple

Coconut / Watermelon Cantaloupe / Dragon Fruit / Banana / Orange

La Vela, Khao Lak

Family Friendly Facilities

Petit Captain Kids Club

We know that happy children equates to happy parents. At Petit Captain kids' club, there is so much to keep the little ones busy and amused. All the activities are Montessori inspired, and every staff member is trained to exacting standards to ensure they are well looked after and welcomed.

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