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.
All 50 Kata Beach hotels

Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1 Khoktanod soi 3, Kata Road | Kata Beach, Muang, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside to your Saves list
Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Agoda.com Booking.com Asiatravel.com
and 12 more sites!
Ranked #22 of 50 hotels in Kata Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2013
A recent review
3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
JSouthey Cape Town Central, South Africa
Write a Review

563 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (79)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Thai first
  • Any
English first
Cape Town Central, South Africa
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is my 4th time to Phuket and we were travelling on our honeymoon. We chose the hotel because we didn't want to stay in Patong and I've stayed in the Kata area before. Staff friendly but some struggled with English so had to call others to help when conversing with us. We were taken to our room by golf... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've stayed at Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside - Kata Beach twice now and it is one of my favourite places to stay in Thailand. This trip we stayed for seven nights. The pool side rooms are large, spacious, clean and modern. The location is perfect for cruising down to the beach, shops and restaurants

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant and good value, nothing negative to say, a good steady all rounder. The location is good, its a 5/10 minute walk to the beach meaning you are surrounded by the hubub of Kata/Karon. Most people will describe Kata as the quiet, peaceful part of Phuket but actually I found this place quite lively/noisy, depending on how you look at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Date of visit: 29 Mar - 1 Apr 2014 Pre-stay: Took the risk of staying in this hotel after reading reviews about the broken lifts and its extremely steep terrains. We arranged for hotel transfer which costed 1200 baht/way, driver was friendly and chatty. Upon reaching the resort, facilities (both lifts) were working fine and we had a friendly staff... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

What can I say about our stay in the hotel? And why did I say it needs improvement? POOL ACCESS ROOM--Our room is 4107 and we have the privacy that we need but what happened during our stay is that their ground lift broke down so we have to climb the hill every time. Which is very tiring if you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Santiago, Chile
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We got an awesome promo deal and stayed 4 nights at a pool access room in this hotel. The infinity pool was just gorgeous, had an awesome view, and really did come in handy especially during the afternoon hours when there is zero shade on the beach and for late night dips :) We strongly recommend the breakfast buffet and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We had a room on the 5th floor, we didnt see or hear any of the building works people have mentioned in other reviews. The room was decent, bed very comfortable, pools fantastic, breakfast a bit basic but still more than adequate. The location is great for the beach and Kata Beach's attractions. The staff are fine and happy to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Beijing, China
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Our first room was situated on the 11th floor and very far away from the entrance, it took 2 lifts and quite a walk to get to the room (10 mins) when we got to the room it was very nice although extremely noisy due to a problem with wind hitting the patio doors and walls. Unfortunately we had 2... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is still underconstruction....i've been there on 30/12/13 till 07/01/14....it's not as it look in the picture....u can find much better hotels in kata .....soo....don't belive what u see on the pics....

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Stayed here from 9th through 18 January 2013. The rooms were clean and tidy and replenished each day with drinks and clean linen. The hotel has probably one of the best sites in Kata Beach away from the beach front which is monopolised by Kata Beach Spa Resort and Club Med. Easy 5 minute walk to the beach and although... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside

Also Known As:
Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside Hotel Kata Beach
Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside Hotel
Sugar Palm Grand Hillside
Sugar Palm Grand Hillside Kata
Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside Phuket/Kata Beach
Address: 1 Khoktanod soi 3, Kata Road | Kata Beach, Muang, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Kata Beach
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #22 of 50 hotels in Kata Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Unique, trendy treat and giving you a new kind of stylish sensual experience surrounded by cascading water from eleven multi-tired infinity swimming pools set among beautiful tropical gardens, with superb views of Kata Beach and beyond from the chic and contemporary rooms. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com, Asiatravel.com Holdings, Travelocity, Orbitz, Expedia, Priceline, Cheap Tickets, Hotels.com, Tingo, Venere, TripOnline SA, Otel, HostelBookers and HotelsClick so you can book your Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Sugar Palm Grand, Hillside, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.