Sumalee Boxing Gym combines excellence in Muay Thai and yoga in Phuket with western standards of service, accommodation, facilities and food. Situated in three acres of tropical land, those seeking an intense and holistic training experience will find it here. Our collaborative project with Wor Watthana Gym, which provides hope and opportunity to impoverished children in Isaan, makes Sumalee an ethical choice of place to stay and train. For every night’s stay at Sumalee, a portion of the income is donated to Wor Watthana.
Sumalee Boxing Gym is Thai/British owned and located in the centre of the island of Phuket on the East Coast. Situated in a quiet setting, the gym nevertheless is easily accessible to other parts of the island and to Phang Nga Bay. The gym opens directly to running routes through unspoilt countryside with little or no traffic. Sumalee Boxing Gym is well equipped and has unrivalled facilities including an air conditioned weights studio, restaurant, swimming pool and yoga studio. Group Muay Thai training classes are held twice a day, six days a week. Private lessons can be arranged on request. There is a good trainer to student ratio. The training structure is suitable for novices and seasoned fighters alike. The gym is also particularly popular with families and couples. Sumalee Boxing Gym has a fighter sponsorship program open to both Thais and overseas students. Many have gone on to become well known fighters appearing on some of the best shows in the world. The trainer team includes well known and respected Thai fighters Kengkla Sor. Khamsing and Mongkol Thong Sumalee. The gym also has some promising young Thai fighters.
Sumalee Boxing Gym established its reputation on excellence in Muay Thai training. More recently, it has become known as Phuket’s premier destination for all round mind and body restoration. The facilities offered make it the perfect place to unwind and relax whilst at the same time challenging oneself to the limits. The Muay Thai training program is now complemented and enhanced by the Sumalee Yoga program. All training is underpinned by the increasingly renowned Sumalee Ringside. The restaurant offers a selection of innovative and freshly prepared menu options to support a wide variety of healthy eating choices.