The Slate, formerly Indigo Pearl, is a contemporary resort set on the beach, with a rainforest backdrop, on the sheltered, tranquil northwest coast of Phuket. Inspired by Phuket’s history of tin mining, the hotel has a trendy and modern design, cleverly blended with Thai twists.
The 177 suites and villas are dotted throughout the tropical gardens. Generous in size, both indoor and out, views are of the gardens or infinity pools. The Pool Suites boast a plunge pool set within a private courtyard and the individual one and two bedroom Pool Villas feature a larger private pool.
There’s plenty of dining options including eight restaurants and bars: from authentic Thai cuisine to freshly grilled meats and seafood; international buffets & live cooking stations; poolside snacks and homemade ice-cream and even a snooker hall / bar! In addition, every Sunday guests can enjoy Sunday brunch with free flowing wine and cocktails.
The Slate also offers a variety of facilities including three swimming pools – one of which is specifically for families; a choice of watersports; dive centre; a fitness studio where guests can take part in Thai boxing & Pilates classes as well as personal training and tennis courts. Children are kept entertained at the Kid’s Club with activates from origami to mask making; Playstation games to hair-weaving. Maximum relaxation is achieved at the Coqoon Spa – nestled amongst the rainforest.
Pearl Bed Suites are located on either the ground floor or first floor with views overlooking the tropical gardens and infinity pools. Each suite features a small sitting area and outdoor terrace or balcony. The bathrooms are spacious with a separate shower and bathtub (indoor or outdoor depending on the room configuration).
D-Buk Suites are located on the ground floor and feature a spacious sitting area with oversized day bed – suitable for children and two small outdoor terraces. The en-suite bathroom has a separate shower and bathtub.
he high ceilings of the Pool Pavilions offer a sense of additional space. These rooms boast a private courtyard with an 8sqm plunge pool, day bed and sun loungers. The bathrooms are spacious with a separate shower and bathtub.
Transfer: 15 mins