simple, stylish, unpretentious
Haadson is a modern Thai style beach retreat.
Family managed and locally staffed, Haadson is simple, stylish & unpretentious.

With only 39 rooms comprised of CoconutRooms and Villas, Haadson is an intimate resort
situated on 19 acres of land with tropical casuarinas trees, a natural salt water lagoon, and direct access to Bangsak beach promenade.

The resort compliments the natural environment & offers a truly unique intimate setting.

Added to this ambiance is a simple underlying concept: smartly combining contemporary Thai architecture with nature. In doing so, all guest villas & facilities fit perfectly with the environment and local elements, reflecting a lifestyle that is calm & soothing.


design & nature
simple, pure, and elegant…

The designers of Haadson have maintained a simple palette;
materials, colour choice & decor help the property to maintain its artful blend of building & nature.

“simply green”
Efforts for natural conservation & environmental preservation are rigorously carried through,
promoting local & sustainable growth.

For sustainability & authenticity; all the original trees on site have been preserved, with all guest rooms being carefully placed among the casuarinas and coconut trees. Haadson recycles a portion of grey water from guests rooms, and 65% of all timber for the walkways and furniture being recycled timber.



    where the sea meets the sky…
    where nature meets you

    Haadson Resort is located on a natural setting of 19 acres of landscaped jungle directly on Bangsak Beach, Khaolak, Phang-nga province, Thailand.

    Access to the resort is from the beach front promenade, where Bangsak offers the longest stretch of beach in Khaolak;
    stretching from Pakarang Cape to Thap-Tawan Cape.
    Without commercial activity on the beach, guests will enjoy tranquil beach walks.

    The resort is 90 minutes by car from Phuket International Airport, 15 minutes from Khaolak centre,
    and 15 minutes from Takuapa. Both Khao Sok National Park & Khao Lak Lamru National Park are within 45 minutes, and Similan Islands National Marine Park is just over an hour away by speed boat.


    travel details

    The ideal time to visit Haadson is during the winter season between November to April,
    coinciding with the opening of both Surin and Similan Islands National Marine Parks.
    The summer season offers tropical monsoon showers and rougher seas.

    by plane
    Phuket International Airport is 85 kms south of the resort.
    Transfer service from the airport is available on request.
    To self drive from Phuket Airport;
    Head north on highway #402, crossing over Sarasin Bridge into Phang Nga province. Continue north on the west coast taking highway #4 passing through Khok-Kloy and Thai-Muang.
    Haadson is 19kms north of Khaolak centre.

    by car & bus
    from Bangkok, the journey is 10+ hours on Highway #4. Khaolak is serviced by the Southern bus routes between Bangkok – Takuapa, Phuket, Ranong, with Takuapha being the closest bus terminal.
    Car rental services from Phuket is available, with the option of returning at Khaolak centre.


    distances to Haadson
    Bangkok – 770km
    Ranong – 220km
    Phuket Town – 100km
    Phuket Airport – 85km
    Khaolak Town – 19km
    Takuapa Town – 14km



      intimate spaces
      surrounded by nature

      Haadson is a small scale personal resort of only 39 guest rooms;
      Comprised of 20 CoconutRooms and 19 Villas.

      All the guests rooms are adequately spaced apart and all feature natural views ;
      The CoconutRooms have garden views, and the Villas offer lagoon views.

      All the accommodation is carefully planned into the landscape.
      With an emphasis on simple, intimate, stylish and comfortable spaces.

      **As green resort, smoking is not permitted in all guest rooms & covered public areas.


      guest room amenities

      Each guest room has a private terrace complete with outdoor furnishing, features a King or Twin bed setup, and elegantly blends contemporary Thai design with modern amenities:

      individual air-conditioning, ensuite bathrooms, terrace with furniture,

      complimentary WIFI, writing desk, mini safe deposit box

      mini refridgerator, tea & coffee amenities,

      art photographs by Architect Uwe Schmidt-Hess

      beach bag & sandals, umbrella

      hairdryer, flash light, bathroom body products


      additions for the Villa

      The Villas have the following additional amenities:

      a daybed in addition to the provided terrace furniture

      plus a private outdoor bath area



      The 20 CoconutRooms are spread over a large garden area.

      Comprised of 5 separate double storey villas, each double storey villa houses only 4 individual CoconutRooms;

      2 rooms on the ground floor, and 2 rooms on the first floor.

      Each individual CoconutRoom is 36 sq. meters, features private entrances, private balconies,

      ensuite bathrooms, modern tropical decor, and is heavily surrounded by dense tropical plants & vegetation.

      These CoconutRooms are ideal for families or groups;

      A number of CoconutRooms offers internal connecting doors,

      and additional Babycot & Extrabed is available on requests.



      These 19 individual Villas enjoy the best setting,

      offering the most privacy as each Villa is an independent structure.

      Each individual Villa is 43 – 45 sqm. with a private timber terrace,

      offering direct views of the salt water lagoon.

      Additional features of the room includes a leather daybed on the terrace for lounging,

      a sliding console over the bed area for reading or working,

      and a contemporary bed headboard with a mosquito net over the bed.

      The Villa bathrooms feature an external bath area; either a tiled bathtub or a rain shower.

      The interior furnishing is a blend of contemporary Asian design.

      An additional Babycot & Extrabed can be provided on request.



      enhance your stay

      The following facilities are available for guests:
      the Swimming pool, the Corner Massage,
      the Library, and guests services

      swimming pool

      swimming pool

      The Swimming Pool is located on the island, surrounded by tall casuarinas trees & dense garden.

      Simple & serene; the pool is a 23m. length rectangle with a timber sundeck.

      The Petite Bar is also located on the pool deck area, with a separate timber deck for light afternoon snacks.
      The Swimming pool opens between 07.00 hrs to 18.00 hrs

      The Corner Massage

      The Corner Massage

      Set amidst the gardens, the Corner Massage is a series of open air salas.

      Open from 10:00 – 18:00hrs,
      the Corner Massage offers traditional & oil massages,
      in addition to foot scrubs & spas.

      Please click here for additional images

      Guests are recommended to enjoy the promotional rates available at Haadson.
      Please click here to see our massage menu
      or email us: rsvn@haadsonresort.com



      Our Library sits adjacent to Lobby, in a similar modern Thai Sala.
      A multi-purpose space; guests can enjoy the comforts of our daybed while reading, or have a light snack while playing board games & using the internet.
      A small corner has a selection of local products for sale.
      The Library is open from 07.00 hrs – 22.30 hrs (winter season)



      tour desk
      motorcycle rentals
      airport transfers
      laundry service
      complimentary WI-FI
      complimentary beach chairs



      locally inspired & flavoursome 

      Our kitchen provides flavours of simple and traditional Thai home style dishes,
      complimented with a selection of international favorites.

      Haadson offers the following outlets for drinking & dining:
      The Petite Bar at the pool area (seasonal)
      The Terrace Restaurant
      & The Terrace Bar

      Terrace Restaurant

      Terrace Restaurant

      The Terrace Restaurant sits overlooking Bangsak Beach.
      Consisting of two contemporary Thai style pavilions or ‘sala’,
      the elegant structures are linked by a large exterior deck.

      Inspired by local cooking, the kitchen focus is on local Thai home style dishes,
      complimented with a selection of international favorites.

      All meals are served from the Terrace Restaurant.
      Guest can choose to dine in the sala,
      or sitting alfresco on the restaurant deck.

      The Restaurant operates from 07.00 hrs to 21:30 hrs (winter season)

      Terrace bar

      Terrace bar

      The Terrace Bar is situated on the exterior deck, opening onto the  Terrace restaurant.
      Guests can enjoy cocktails, smoothies and fruit juices,
      espresso drinks, and Thai snacks.
      The Terrace Bar also serves guests relaxing on the beachfront.



      relax and unwind

      Set amidst the gardens, the Corner Massage is a series of open air salas.

      Open from 10:00 – 18:00hrs (winter season,
      the Corner Massage offers traditional & oil massages,
      in addition to foot scrubs & spas.

      Promotional packages are available,
      please email us: rsvn@haadsonresort.com



        • local & engaging experiences

          From Haadson Resort, there are numerous places of interest for both full day visits or shorter, half day trips. These attractions range from the natural marvel of the Similan Islands Marine National Parks, and the jungle & rivers of Khao Sok National Park, to cultural aspects of temple visits and architectural tours of nearby Phang-nga and Phuket town.

          Day trips:
          Ao Phang-Nga National Park, Ko Similan National Marine Park, Mu Ko Surin National Park,
          Khao Sok National Park, Cheow Lan Lake (Ratchabrapa Dam), and Phuket Town

          Halfday trips:
          Sri Phang Nga National Park, Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park, Takuapa Old Town,
          Nam Khem Fishing Village, and Sai Rung Waterfall

          All trips can be arranged by our contacting our reception team

        • day trips
          Below is a selection of day trip attractions available from our Tour Desk

          Ao Phang-Nga National Park, Ko Similan National Marine Park, Mu Ko Surin National Park,
          Khao Sok National Park, Cheow Lan Lake (Ratchabrapa Dam), and Phuket Town

          Ao Phang-Nga National Park: The Bay of Phang-nga, covering 400 sq.km between Phuket island and Krabi mainland, is famous for mangrove gardens & scenic seascapes of sculptural limestone outcrops. Many of the limestone formations contain hidden lagoons, or Hongs, offering boating & sea kayaking exploration tours. Distance: 80 km (1.5 hr by car + 3-5hrs of kayaking).

          Mu Ko Similan (Islands) National Marine Park: Similan Islands is world famous and rated in the top 10 diving sites of the world. Turquoise waters offers great visibility of reefs teeming with marine life. The 11 islands that make up the Similans also boast white sand beaches & impressive boulders. Traveling time: 1 hr by speed boat from Thap Lamu Pier + 4-5 hrs of diving.

        • day trips
          Below is a selection of day trip attractions available from our Tour Desk

          Mu Ko Surin (Islands) National Park: Comprised of five islands, the Surin Islands provide spectacular shallow reefs. The North & South islands have the most beautiful reefs ideally suitable for snorkeling, and in April, the community of Moken sea gypsies gather here to celebrate Thai New Year. Traveling time: 1 hr by speed boat from Khuraburi Pier + 4-5 hrs of diving.

          Khao Sok National Park: An immense tropical rainforest of 646 sq.km, the park has many jungle trails for spotting wild animals and birds. The Sok river runs through the park and offers rafting & canoeing. The park trails mainly follow the course of the river and thus provide a number of waterfalls. Distance: 50 km (45 mins. by car + 4-5 hrs for jungle activities).

          Cheow Lan Lake (Ratchabrapa Dam): Khao Sok National Park’s most famous feature, the 28 km long lake harbors abundant bird life, and boast to be Thailand’s Guilin due to idyllic mountain outcrops with tranquil waters. Excursions involve long-tail boat tours with options for swimming. Distance: 80 km (85 mins. by car + 2-3 hrs for boating activities).

          Phuket Town: The town centre has plenty of restaurants and craft shops, many in the old Sino-Portuguese shop houses along Thalang, Yaowarat, Romanee, and Dibuk Road. Distance: 125 km (1.5 hrs. by car + 3-5 hrs for shopping & exploration).

        • Halfday trips
          Below is a selection of short trip attractions that can be arranged by our Tour Desk

          Sri Phang Nga National Park, Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park, Takuapa Old Town,
          Nam Khem Fishing Village, Sai Rung Waterfall

          Sri Phang Nga National Park: This forest reserve area between Takuapa & Kuraburi district is 246 sq. km. The park is the main water source for four water walls, and also contains a natural mangrove rain forest with a number of wild bird species.

          Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park: The 125 sq. km forest offers treks among sea cliffs & fine sandy beaches. The forest is home to abundant wildlife and native birds. Distance: 22 km (20 mins. by car)

          Sai Rung Waterfall: The largest of four water falls in the Khaolak area. Distance: 6 km (5 mins by car)

          Takuapa Old Town: A charming small town, offers Sino-Portuguese architecture, and historical temples & buildings.
          Distance: 25 km (20 mins. by car)

          Nam Khem Fishing Village: Local Fishing community, with a local ferry to Ko Phra Thong. Unfortunately made famous by the 2004 tsunami, the community has built a memorial along the beach. Distance: 8 km (10 mins by car)

          contact us

          contact us

          • Haadson Resort
            30/1 Moo 7, BangMuang,
            Takuapa, Phanga Nga,
            82190 THAILAND
            T: +66 (0)76 406 450
            M: +66 (0)62 013 5510
            E: info@haadsonresort.com

            Bookings & Reservations
            E: rsvn@haadsonresort.com

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