The Old Phuket - Karon Beach Resort is a modern 4-star property offering comfortable accommodation in southeast Phuket. Highlights include two outdoor swimming pools, a modern gym, three restaurants and an excellent location close to Karon Beach. Karon is the second largest resort on the island and boasts a plethora of restaurants, a broad beach and a regular daytime bus service to and from Phuket Town. Nearby places of interest include beachside Nong Harn Lake, the Dinos Park Mini Golf complex and a beautiful coral reef to the south, which stretches towards Kata and the offshore island Koh Poo. The hotel comprises two parts: the Sino wing, which features Sino-Portuguese architecture; and the Serene wing, a more modern complex with glass-fronted balconies. Facilities include two outdoor swimming pools and a modern gym. Poolside massages are available on request. Sino Deluxe rooms are situated in the Sino wing and decorated in a traditional Sino-Portuguese style with dark wood furniture, tiled floors and artwork on the walls. Amenities include air-conditioning, tea and coffee equipment, a private balcony, mini-bar, safe and a flat-screen satellite TV. The en-suite bathrooms feature a bathtub with integrated shower and complimentary toiletries. Chili Restaurant serves international dishes and fresh seafood, whilst Thai specialities are offered at Bai Toey and contemporary Italian cuisine is available at Al Dente. Guests can also enjoy a range of drinks and/or snacks at the lobby bar and the two pool bars. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. Free parking is possible onsite. The hotel has a 24-hour reception.