Ao Po, Phuket
CHI Residences Group
Lying on the east coast of Phuket, these apartments capitalise on their steeply sloping site to permit sea views from almost every room.
We located on the east coast of Phuket, these apartments take advantage of their steeply sloping site to allow almost every room to have sea views. Their design serves as a welcome antidote to the neo-Thai style prevalent on the island, being more about a way of life than the style of architecture employed.
Each spacious 208 sq.m. apartment boasts more than 50 sq.m. of continuous balconies facing east toward the islands of Phang Nga Bay. Full heights glass panels glide between the generous internal accommodation and terraces, creating the fluid marriages of indoor and outdoor spaces that is pertinent to tropical living.
Penthouse residents enjoy the added luxury of the rooftop pool and entertainment areas, which spectacular sea views over the edge of their 15m long pool.
Dramatically-oversized screens envelop the back of each apartment building. Inspired by Thai batik, the screens engender a sense of moving water. The ensure privacy but also allow afternoon sunlight to enter the building from the rear and create an intimate interplay of shadow and light.