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Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Free appetizer/starter in all restaurants. Faster Wi-Fi. Free coffee / tea menu at breatkfast. Free appetizer... Friendly staff, very nice restaurant. Modern Fitness center. The rooms were spacious...

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Ascot, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Slate or should I say the Indigo Pearl.. or should I say slate.. hmmm... I say this as they have re branded but yet still use everything that still states indigo pearl... not a very 5*start.. This resort is soulless to say the least.. it's design is amazing and truly wasted.. the industrial feel is exceptional.. one of the... More 

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PaulJordaan, General Manager at The Slate, responded to this review

Dear BerksEastDave, Our sincerest apologies once again for the disruptions to your stay, all the points of which we are taking on board with our respective departments. We have not gone back on our word regarding your refund as we had already approved it, but apparently there may be a delay on the part of your online travel agent since... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Slate is a great hotel not far from the Phuket airport. It's quite a large complex, and you're shuttled to your rooms by golf cart. There are 3 pools (two are adult only), and one has a swim-up bar in it. The reception was nice, but took some time to get registered. All of the front office staff are... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is our fourth stay since 2010, and it is the only hotel we return to in Phuket. We have stayed at Twin Palms, Pullman and Regency, but Indigo Pearl (the new Brand name - the Slate, takes some time to get used to) is something special. It is the small things that management have looked into and improved that... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly staff, very nice restaurant (Black Ginger), modern Fitness Center with Tennis Courts, good vibes at the three pools. The rooms were spacious and nicely decorated. Overall a beautiful relaxing stay!

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Slate is a beautiful hotel, the decoration is unique. The pools are great, the rooms spacious. The staff is friendly and helpful. We did not enjoy the location, it is 1 hour from Phuket. The food was nice and the breakfast buffet enjoyable. However, my husband got food poison the very first day.The concierge was great getting a doctor... More 

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is unbelievably stunning. The pool - gorgeous, the grounds - gorgeous, the room - gorgeous. The staff is very nice, super friendly and incredibly attentive. The food, although pricy by local standards, is very tasty and high quality. Every night there is some sort of a happy hour and the drinks are delicious. Be prepared that it is... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Completely aside from any other reasons to like The Slate, and there are many, is the staff. They are amazing and kind and incredibly accommodating. On my inbound flight, like and idiot I left my Kindle on the plane. With the help of the staff at The Slate, specially the Manager "M" they were able to contact the airline, track... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the hotel the first time when it was still named Indigo pearl some years ago. During our second trip to Phuket we had initially not intended to go back, we wanted to see other areas and other resorts, after a week of resort jumping in Phuket we got tired, and wanted something we knew was good, and... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my second time at Indigo Pearl (now "The Slate"), and I have to say, it's probably my favorite hotel in the world. The rooms are sleek and modern, the amenities are high quality, the food is great, and I love the location, right on the beach. The staff is very friendly and quick to resolve any issue we... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in its own private paradise adjacent to unspoiled Nai Yang Beach and Phuket Airport. A Bill Bensley design masterpiece and a member of Design Hotels, The Slate manifests an avant-garde expression of Phuket heritage, its rich culture and traditions with bold design and fearless imagination. A place where family legacy meets raw design, industrial beauty interrupts with unexpected elements. The all-suite property offers 177 accommodation choices, 7 luxuriously designed Pool Villas, 8 restaurants and bars, 3 outdoor pools, beach club, art gallery, fitness studio, tennis courts, 'Tin Box' kids club, award-winning Coqoon Spa, conference facilities and Thai cooking classes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Slate

Address: | Nai Yang Beach & National Park, Nai Yang, Sakhu, Phuket 83110, Thailand (Formerly Indigo Pearl)
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Thalang District > Sakhu > Nai Yang
Price Range: $169 - $934 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Slate 5*
Number of rooms: 177
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Also Known As:
Indigo Pearl Nai Yang
Indigo Pearl Phuket
The Slate Phuket/Nai Yang
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Nai Yang
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Nai Yang
#2 Spa Hotel in Nai Yang
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Nai Yang
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nai Yang
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“All rooms are good. Book anything.”
 of 5 bubbles 588iank, 1 week ago | Read review
“The room by the pool or near Lobby is better.”
 of 5 bubbles KanJaruangkoon, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Dont bother getting a pool room, its always super cold and the pool is freezing! the pool doesnt see sun so the mozzies are also bad!”
 of 5 bubbles 903clairet, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“I'm not sure you can go wrong with any rooms at this hotel”
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“Second floor corner suites are the best.”
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