Astunning beachfront location is enhanced by an on-site spa, stylish rooms with free Wi-Fi and multiple dining venues at the non-smoking Crowne Plaza Phuket Panwa Beach. The impressive lobby with several posh seating areas invites guests to linger at the non-smoking Crowne Plaza. The mid-rise hotel's 226 rooms feature private balconies, dark wood floors, marble baths and plush robes. In-room amenities include free Wi-Fi, 37-inch flat-panel TVs and iPod docks. Guests can grab snacks from the minibars or brew coffee while savoring the view, and room service is available 24 hours. Two on-site restaurants serve up meals, and there's a bar in the lobby. After working out in the 24-hour fitness center, guests ease sore muscles at the spa, which offers massages, facials and steam baths. Recreation options also include the multiple outdoor pools, gorgeous beach with water sports and a kids' club. Practical conveniences are laundry service, babysitting and a business center. Parking is free. The Crowne Plaza is set on the southeastern shore of Phuket Island, overlooking Makham Bay. Five miles away, Phuket Town is bustling with local eateries and shops, as well as the Phuket Trickeye Museum and Monkey Hill. Guests can drive 40 minutes to spend the day at Patong Beach, on the western side of the island, and families might want to visit Dolphins Bay Phuket, 15 minutes away. Other stops are the Big Buddha Phuket and views from Rang Hill, each within 30 minutes. Phuket International Airport is a 26-mile drive. our guests like the generously sized rooms and rave about the lovely beachfront location, delicious breakfast and affordable rates at the Crowne Plaza in Phuket.