We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83000, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 95 636 6169
Website
Book In Advance
More Info
US$62.83*
and up
Experience Fine Dining with La Gritta Italian Restaurant at Amari Phuket
More Info
US$25.22*
and up
Phuket to Koh Phi Phi by High Speed Ferry
More Info
US$8.65*
and up
Phuket Introduction City Sightseeing Tour

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 9,682 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1515
    Excellent
  • 2170
    Very good
  • 1625
    Average
  • 654
    Poor
  • 452
    Terrible
not recommended since you are in PHUKET

well for the beach not recommended since it is near the town area busy by the road dogs everywhere for swimming nope, dirty beach.

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Mastura M
Add Photo Write a Review

9,682 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6,416: English reviews
grand haven michigan
Level Contributor
40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

be prepared to party like a rock star. this area is off the hook party and tattoo spot they have roes of bars and tattoo shops, the beach is awesome, the food choices are nice.I think most go for the party though.

Helpful?
Thank caseyathome03
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

well for the beach not recommended since it is near the town area busy by the road dogs everywhere for swimming nope, dirty beach.

Helpful?
Thank Mastura M
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had been traveling around Thailand for over a week by the time I got to Phuket, so Patong Beach was not a spectacle. The beach was very crowded with lots of vendors selling seats, umbrellas, food, etc. I stayed in a hotel across the street from the beach, so I'd walk along each day, but I didn't sit and... More 

Helpful?
Thank DLovely G
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

lovely beach, lovely trees, lovely sky, great waves. the water can get quite rough and as they crash on the black rock along the elevated road, they sppray seawater up in the air. Amazing to look at!

Helpful?
Thank ShaiVicky
Kamala, Thailand
Level Contributor
57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Always seems to be busy, but, not like a few years ago, By comparison, there seems to be at least 50% less people on the beach. When the shops, beach chairs + umbrellas, and beach bars and vendors went away, so did the tourists.

Helpful?
Thank BigfootLasVegas
Johannesburg, South Africa
Level Contributor
19 reviews
14 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

OMG, this beach needs to be visited, the sand is super soft and silky, the vibes are awesome, much to do (water sports or just lazing about). The water is amazing, cool, calm and inviting.

Helpful?
Thank _reshma_rambharren
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Level Contributor
31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes, It's the beach of leisure. I have lost myself in the nature and atmosphere of Patong beach, specially enjoyed the sunset. A lot of options are exist for relaxation. Wanna to be there again.

Helpful?
Thank Mahbubur R
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First day visit to patong beach and we decide to go for parasailing that's was amazing, but people who don't know how to swim has to care extra. After parasailing we took jet-sky ride, was wonderful joy moment was going fast ride with my wife. During our rides we left our belonging with promoters. After we collect with everything perfect.... More 

Helpful?
Thank seenivas p
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beach and surrounding area is somehow roughly 10x crazier than Kuta is in Bali. Definitely stay the night if your planning on doing this place justice because it really is all about the nightlife. The abundance of every type of bar and club imaginable is mind blowing, it just keeps going! Unfortunately we made a rookie error and had... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rob M
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in Patong beach for our first time to Phuket Thailand. We found it a very friendly place with many restaurants and plenty of shopping. The beach is a little crowded and not as picturesque as some photos will show but it is a fun place to hang out for a day. Just be prepared to be endlessly hounded... More 

Helpful?
Thank Dwalt27

Travellers who viewed Patong Beach also viewed

 

Been to Patong Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Patong Beach and other visitors
37 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (37)

Questions? Get answers from Patong Beach staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?