The Aquila rests on a quiet road in the hills around the of town Kamala, Phuket known as ‘Millionaire’s mile’ owing to the many other luxury villas and resorts found on this road.
The Villa is set in a gated compound away from the road, which rises and falls with the terrain, and is bordered by jungle on both sides, and nothing but ocean in front. Although the location is secluded, it is a mere 10 minutes’ drive to Kamala Beach, there you will find a great swimming beach, shopping, restaurants and the HQ and Café del Mar beach clubs.
Another 15-20 minutes will take you to Bangtao and Surin Beach with notable beachfront establishments as Catch and then into the Laguna area which host a number of notable restaurants such as Bampot, Siam Supper Club. Heading in the other direction, 20 minutes’ drive to the south will lead you to the touristic and raucous centre of Patong, which offers some upscale eating spots such as Acqua restaurant.