Wednesday, July 28, 2021

A new wellness retreat by Haute Retreats: Keemala

There are wellness resorts, and then there is Keemala. This boutique resort located on Phuket’s west coast combines history and myth in a very fascinating way. Keemala boasts a range of “Holistic Living Villas” for who is seeking to recharge, energise, relax and unwind. That is why Haute Retreats, the Haute Couture of Travel, selected this unbeatable destination.

Keemala, photo credits Haute Retreats


Set in the rainforest on the west coast of Phuket island, Keemala is nestled into the hills of an tropical wood. Phuket International Airport is around 45 minutes from the resort, ideally located between Patong Beach and Spring Beach overlooking the Andaman Sea.

The Villas

There are 38 villas at Keemala, all are shaded by a canopy of trees and connected by a network of jungle walkways. It is one of the most memorable places. The four villa types are: Clay Pool Cottages (1 Bedroom and 2 Bedroom Villas), Tent Pool Villas (140 square meters), Tree Pool Houses (169 square metres) and Bird’s Nest Pool Villas (185 square metres). Each villa features its own character in this mythical interpretation of Phuket’s history. 

Clay Pool Cottage photo credits by Haute Retreats


Your daily breakfast at the restaurant is included. The kitchen at Keemala prepares the most flavoured food without using any processed ingredients. The Healthy Living Cuisine of this resort includes raw, macrobiotic and slow-cooked foods and also superfoods. There is also a great selection of vegetarian and fish menus.

The local shops supplies the fresh fruits, veggies and herbs transforming into wonderful tasteful food. Gluten, wheat, dairy or sugar-free options are available.


The wellness experiences at Keemala are based on the four wellbeing themes: Purify, Energise (fitness), Unwind, Rejuvenate.

There are many packages available from three to six nights stay including mind and body therapies and spa treatments, yoga classes, meditation, Thai Chi and healthy food.

At Keemala there are many holistic practitioners on schedule so you can choose from traditional healing modalities to aromatherapy, shiatsu, etc.. The professional wellness consultant will prepare the best tailored program for you.

Have you stayed in a Wellness Retreat before?

Contact Haute Retreats to plan a trip to Keemala, our team of expert travel designers can recommend the best villas, luxury resorts, restaurants and activities for your interests.


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