Anchor 100 meters offshore ensuring sufficient water depth about 1 mile south of the sand bar at the entrance to the channel between Phuket and the mainland. North of the airport is the J W Marriott hotel. There is a row of basic restaurants on the beach. These are the most northerly restaurants on Phuket.
Do not approach within half a mile of the airport runway 008º 6.50 North 098º 18.00 East.