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ALL ABOUT ROYAL PHUKET MARINA
WHAT IS ROYAL PHUKET MARINA?
Phuket's award winning state-of-the-art marina is the 'paradise' island's premier lifestyle destination. It is devoted to sailing, sports and leisure, with luxury residences and shopping facilities set amidst landscaped parks and gardens.
Phase 2 - will launch in spring 2007 and entail 15 four-storey Aquaminium condos, with private internal boat garages for the penthouses and private moorings on the doorstep of the two duplex condominiums.
The Boardwalk at RPM is where we shop, dine and live at leisure. Enjoy gourmet restaurants, browse specialty stores and shop for marina and boating necessities, water sports equipment and home décor
Hospitals: Bangkok Phuket Hospital, Mission Hospital / Golf: Blue Canyon, Phuket Country Club, Banyan Tree / Schools: British (Curriculum) International School / Shopping: Tesco Lotus, Big C, Macro, Index, Central Festival
Each berth offers electricity and fresh water, broadband Internet, telephone lines and cable TV. At the fuel dock, boats are provided with diesel and unleaded petrol, as well as sewage removal.
WHERE IS ROYAL PHUKET MARINA LOCATED?
Strategically located on the centre of Phuket's eastern seaboard, RPM is the gateway to Thailand's famous Phang Nga Bay and its many island paradises, with the top island amenities all in easy reach.
Gulu Lalvani, founder and chairman of Binatone Telecom Group, the world's second largest manufacturer of digital cordless phones. His vision is to create a first-class marina and lifestyle hub on par with the best in the world.
A. Phuket's award winning state-of-the-art marina is the 'paradise' island's premier lifestyle destination. It is devoted to sailing, sports and leisure, with luxury residences and shopping facilities set amidst landscaped parks and gardens.
A. The Perfect Location. Strategically located in the centre of Phuket's East Coast on the doorstep of the famous Phang Nga Bay and its many island paradises. Royal Phuket Marina is also within minutes of Phuket's essential services and attractions, yet tucked away quietly on the coastline in its unique world.
A. A dream project envisioned and brought to life by Gulu Lalvani, founder and chairman of Binatone Telecom Group, the world's second largest manufacturer of digital cordle phones. His vision is to create a world-class Marina on par with international resort communities in the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Florida, and to elevate Phuket to become the world's best boating destination.
A. Phase 1 consists of 66 condominiums and penthouses and is completely sold out. Phase 2 consists of 15 World's First Aquaminium condominiums. These are luxury waterfront residences with private yacht berths. There are also 8 waterfront luxury villas with their own 25 metre berths, where you can walk directly from your home onto your boat.
A. 3 Phases. Phase 1 is completed and 100% sold out and Phase 2 is about to be launched in May 2007 with expected completion end of 2008. Full completion of all phases is planned for 2010.
A. Yes. There are still berths available for rent in the outer Marina and 5 of the luxury villas have a private 25m berth directly off their doorsteps. The Aquaminium Penthouses have an internal yacht garage big enough for a 12m yacht while the Waterfront Duplex units each have private berths at their doorstep. The remaining Aquaminium residents benefit from a common waterfront berth directly in front of the Aquaminium building.
A.Yes. Even if you don't own a boat, you can just call our Marina office and have a charter yacht delivered to your front door. Or catch the shuttle speedboat to our private beach club on a tropical island. Owning a property at RPM puts this marina lifestyle at your fingertips without the commitment of owning a boat. We do offer fractional boat ownership at the Royal Phuket Marina Cruising Club, where you can own a share in the Sunseeker fleet and maintenance and staffing are all taken care of -- you can simply "walk on and walk off " and not have to worry about a thing.
A. Royal Phuket Marina is close to hundreds of beaches dotted around all the islands in the Andaman Sea. Your property will be about a 10 minute shuttle speedboat ride to RPM's private island beach club and within a short cruise of dozens of island paradises. The world famous Phang Nga Bay, Phi Phi and Krabi Island beaches are nearby and Phuket's west coast beaches are only 15-20 minutes by car.
A. Yes. RPM is Phuket's first truly integrated high end residential marina. You will find dozens of restaurants and cafes along the beautiful Marina Boardwalk which is 10m wide and over 250m long. There will be tennis courts, swimming pools, and RPM Fitness gym to rival the best in Thailand. Pearl Spa & Beauty, Les Anges boutique bakery, boat tour operators, an interior design shop are already open, with a sports bar , restaurant, art gallery, gym and much more opening by November 2007, and this is in addition to South East Asia's most sophisticated yachting infrastructure right on your doorstep giving easy access to the regions best sailing, diving and watersports opportunities.
A. Yes each condominium has one underground parking space and the penthouses have two.
A. The price already includes the highest level of quality finishings and designer furniture.
A. Absolutely. RPM has condominiums which may be owned freehold by foreigners. Villas structures can be owned outright, and the land can be secured by safe and secure government registered long term lease rights of up to 90 years.
A. Yes, without a doubt. The larger condominiums have more space than many residential family homes. The villas have spacious level garden areas for children to play and adults to relax. RPM is across the road from the renowned British International College, and one of the best hospitals in the world (Bangkok Phuket International Hospital). Extensive shopping facilities will be provided on site and further opportunities are only minutes drive away. RPM's exclusive access to its own beach club and thence the myriad islands off the coast allow for families to relax together away from the crowds in perfect safety and privacy. No other residential development comes close to offering all of these benefits together.
A. Yes. CB Richard Ellis offers owners fully integrated management packages to maintain and service your property whether or not you are in residence. You will be assured of a safe and secure upkeep of your investment from the moment you take possession.
A. Maintenance fees are set at a very competitive 45 baht per square metre per month. For our entry level 2 bedroom cabana units of 154 sqm for example, the monthly maintenance fees are approximately USD200. This will ensure your investment is kept in top condition all year round.
A. Yes. RPM properties have been designed with rental performance in mind. The wealth of onsite facilities and access to the marina and boating infrastructure make RPM a magnet for both long and short term rental lets. RPM will become an internationally branded name, ensuring demand for rental properties. Professional management of your property by CBRE will ensure your rental potential is maximized. Rental projections are conservatively estimated to be between 6 and 10% p.a. of net cost.
A. Phase 1 has already seen impressive capital growth (up to 70% in some instances) and this will continue into the future. The Phuket market has been strong for several years, and demand dictates that this trend will continue unabated. RPM is Phuket's only fully integrated residential Marina resort, and in fact quite unique in Asia. We have South East Asia's only properties with easy to use private moorings. We have the financial capital behind us to see RPM through to its logical conclusion as a world class marina development. Our location is ideal for access to all facilities in Phuket. What other property has direct boat access to over one hundred beaches less than a short cruise from your doorstep?
A. Reservations are being taken now for Phase 2. Buyers should be able to take residence within 12 to 18 months.
A. We have a simple reservation form which will allow you to reserve the property of your choice. You can confirm the reservation by making the small reservation deposit of Thai baht 50,000, which is non refundable. You will need to provide a copy of your passport. You then have 30 days to pay the first down payment of 25%. Before a formal down payment is required, you will be supplied with contracts to review and sign.
- 25% upon signing the contract.
- 20% upon starting of construction
- 20% upon completion of structure
- 20% upon issuance of occupation permit
- 15% upon transfer of the title deed (All payments are in Thai Baht)
- You pay the cheaper price rather than buying on completion
- You secure the best view/location
- You can spread the payment plan
GENERAL QUESTIONS ABOUT PHUKET
A. 540 square kilometers which is about the same size as Singapore. The local population is 300,000 and annually the tourist arrivals amount to about 4 million with November to April being the high season.
A. Phuket has a tropical climate and is warm all year round. There are two seasons, the green season from May -- October and the dry season from November to April. The average temperature is around 34 degrees C.
A. Thailand is a democracy with a constitutional monarch and government. Phuket is a low crime area. The Thai people are renowned internationally for their friendliness and welcoming nature.
A. Phuket is accessible by air (international airport), land and sea and there are currently 2 marinas and RPM, a state-of-the-art marina. Phuket's west coast features white sand beaches and low forested mountains with granite rock formations in between. Phuket has a rich infrastructure and specialized shops within easy reach. There is also the availability of the health and medical facilities, 6 international golf courses, a British International School, museum and national parks. Phuket Town has a diversity of shops and businesses which are comparable to European standards plus a very reasonable cost of living.
A. These are the types of visas available for visitors and residents to Thailand.
- Tourist Visa Stamp on arrival -- 30 day stay
- Tourist Visa from overseas Thai embassy -- 90 day stay in any 180 day window
- Immigrant B Visa -- one year visa (must be aplplied for overseas)
- Thai Elite Card - 5 year multiple entry visa renewable with 1M baht lifetime fee
- 1 Rai = 1600 square metres
- 1 Acre = 2.5 Rai (4000 square metres)
- 1 Hectare = 6.25 Rai (10,000 square metres
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Royal Phuket Marina
68 Moo 2, Thepkasattri Rd.,
Kohkaew, Muang, Phuket 83200 Thailand
Tel: +66 (0)76 360 811 - 4
Fax: +66 (0)76 360 815