Phuket Gazzette : March 1-7, 2014
Section: Life & Style
Column: House and Garden
Thai tradition meets nature
The resort is a traditional one by Phuket standards a white, low-rise crescent of three interconnected buildings, constructed in 1986, in grounds already transformed into Thavorn Palm Beach Resort at Karon by the Thai owner.
The Thavornwongwongse family continue not only to maintain and improve the setting, but have opened up their private gardens to both guests and the public. The resort, situated on a priceless swathe of land between Patak Road and South Karon Beach, is approached along a verdant drive that suddenly opens up to reveal a manicured lawn with a bougainvillea as its centerpiece, fully ten meters high and in rampant red blossom