Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort is a family-friendly 5-star property offering spacious accommodation on the west coast of Phuket. Highlights include an outdoor swimming pool, a tennis centre and direct access to a tropical lagoon and Bang Tao Beach. Bang Tao is a large bay featuring one of the island's longest beaches, offering a range of water-based activities. It encompasses the Laguna complex, an enormous, self-contained development comprising seven hotels, a golf course and several lagoons. Nearby places of interest include colourful temple Wat Cherngtalay and the peaceful, undeveloped Layan Beach, the northern end of which is sheltered by a small island and a sandbar. The hotel is housed in a modern complex set between a tropical lagoon and the Andaman Sea. Facilities include an outdoor swimming pool, a children's pool, a gym, a spa, a watersports centre, squash and badminton courts and indoor and outdoor tennis courts. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Deluxe Sea View rooms are 43sqm and decorated in a modern Thai style. They boast a private balcony overlooking Bang Tao Beach. Amenities include tea and coffee equipment, a mini-bar, an iPod dock, a flat-screen cable TV and a safe. The en-suite bathrooms feature bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries and a sunken bathtub with integrated shower. Locavore Restaurant serves international cuisine in the form of buffet breakfasts, a-la-carte lunches and themed dinners. There are two other dining venues onsite, offering Asian and Mediterranean dishes. Guests can also enjoy a range of cocktails, beers and wines at the stylish Icon Terrace & Lounge, which boasts live music in the evenings. Free parking is possible onsite. The hotel provides 24-hour reception and room service.