Trisara’s various water features flow throughout tropical gardens at the resort, which stretches along a cliff above a private beach on the Andaman Sea. Each of the villas and 18 suites has a saltwater infinity pool with views of the Andaman, as do 11 of the 12 homes that are available for rent. The homes also include live-in cooks and housekeepers who, like the entire Trisara staff, attend to guests with genuine Thai hospitality. Accommodations Each of the 22 villas and 18 suites has a private infinity pool and views of the Andaman Sea. Also available are 12 two- to five-bedroom villa homes with live-in staffs. Recreation Swimming in the beachside pool, tennis lessons on two courts, yachting and diving in the Andaman Sea, and organic treatments at the six-room Trisara Spa. Dining Directed from afar by Sydney-based chef Neil Perry, the resort’s traditional Thai cuisine is served on the beachfront deck, by the pool, or in your villa. Worthy Diversion Hike through the rain forest in Khao Phra Thaeo National Park to the Bang Pae waterfall. Rates Suites and villas from $560 to $1,850, residential villas from $1,400 to $6,000.