The Hilltop Reserve at Six Senses Yao Noi in Thailand – once the private haven for the rich, the famous and royalty – is being opened to all guests for cocktails, dining or just taking in “the most exceptional views in Asia”.
The Hilltop Reserve is perched high on the hillside of the island, offering uninterrupted views across Phang Nga Bay. Guests are greeted by a 246-square-metre infinity pool, complete with a two-storey water slide that extends seamlessly into the deep blue sea beyond.
Outdoor and indoor dining areas will serve both classic international and contemporary Thai dishes that use the freshest local seafood and herbs and vegetables from the resort’s organic gardens. Sunset cocktails are served as the waters of Phang Nga Bay change color. There are also plans to hold open-air cinema nights, with a screen set up in front of the “epic backdrop”.
The Reserve’s 56 villas, some turned to the view, some within the green tropical jungle. All are built on stilts, Each has a private pool, specious rooms and offers total privacy.
Yao Noi is 45 minutes away by speed boat from Phuket or a short hop by helicopter