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  • judimc profile photo judimc
  • Reviews: 1

5 out of 5 starsUser Rating

rooms: Patong - clean and cheap accommodation

Try Baan Tonsai Garden Resort in Patong. Its celan and cheap - about Baht 700 per night. Also has swimming pool. Staff are friendly. Has a cafe/bar as well. Web site: www.btonsai.com

Clean rooms. Hot water.<br/>Cleanest swimming pool.<br/>Friendly staff.

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  • Opinion of Price: less expensive than average
  • Related to: Backpacking, Budget Travel, Singles
  • Written May 30, 2008
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  • Donna-Lee profile photo Donna-Lee
  • Reviews: 17

4 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Patong Resort: good location

Happy with this hotel, 2 min walk to beach 5 min walk to Bangla Rd, heaps of great restaurants and all the shops you need close by.<br/>Breakfast is everything you would want to start the day.<br/>The staff are friendly and helpful.<br/>I would stay there again and recommend it.

We had a complimentary 3 course meal in their restaurant, that was a nice and delicious surprise.

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  • Opinion of Price: about average
  • Written August 19, 2007

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  • LeeLikesPhuket profile photo LeeLikesPhuket
  • Reviews: 2

4 out of 5 starsUser Rating

several: Lower priced accommodation in the Bang Tao area

There are a few modest places in the area - it is not all upscale stuff.<br/><br/>Try Bangtao Lagoon Bungalow - as low as B500 in low season:<br/><br/>http://www.phuket-bangtaolagoon.com/rate.html<br/><br/>Try also somewhere like Bang Tao Chalet at:<br/><br/>http://www.phuketgoldcoast.com/Bangtao_Beach_Chalet.htm<br/><br/>A small, but still relatively modest, boutique bungalow place.<br/><br/>And also Andaman Seaview - about B1750 in June.<br/><br/>http://www.andaman-seaview.com/rates_and_residence.php

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  • Opinion of Price: least expensive
  • Written March 23, 2008

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  • yozza2005 profile photo yozza2005
  • Reviews: 82

4 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Casa Brazil: Karon's best kept secret

Casa Brazil is a new hotel located near Karon Beach, in Phuket.<br/>Its distinct style is appealing and the rooms are luxurious. <br/>It is safe and the staff are ever so helpful, catering to your needs.<br/>They cook a fresh breakfast for you in the morning.<br/>Casa Brazil is an ideal place to chill out or stay before heading out to Koh Phi-Phi.<br/>Its located down a quiet street and within 500metres of a gorgeous beach. They will even pick you up for free from Kata.<br/>Price is 700Bhat for double room inc breakfast.<br/>Highly recommended.

breakfast<br/>location<br/>staff

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  • Opinion of Price: about average
  • Written January 24, 2007

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  • wathy profile photo wathy
  • Reviews: 133

3 out of 5 starsUser Rating

The Little Mermaid Guest House: Guest House in Kata Beach

They run Hotel and Guest House in a same place. <br/>The only hotel available for me when I wanted to book one day only for Dec 31, a very peak season.<br/>They quoted a nice price, around 500 baht for a double room in the guest house.

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  • Opinion of Price: least expensive
  • Related to: Budget Travel
  • Written January 28, 2007
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  • Fred_Lion profile photo Fred_Lion
  • Reviews: 1

1 out of 5 starsUser Rating

PHUKET SEA RESORT: MULTIPLE THEFTS AND GUEST BEATEN UP BY STAFF

AVOID THIS HOTEL AT ALL COSTS! During our stay we personally witnessed the following:<br/><br/>- 3 rooms (including ours) were visited by THIEVES, the whole safe was hacked out of the wall. The hotel provided INSUFFICIENT SECURITY -only one guard for the whole complex, no cameras, nobody at the entrance in the night- with people bringing prostitutes to their rooms without even being asked a piece of ID. <br/>The hotel was not insured for thefts and refused to accept responsibility for our (huge) losses, only offering to waive the stay charges against a total loss tenfold that amount!<br/><br/>- 1 GUEST WAS SERIOUSLY BEATEN UP BY THE HOTEL STAFF (!!!), over a minor argument, which I find incredible!!! I was at the police station with him when I reported the theft and he reported the aggression and I saw personally the bruises all over his face.<br/>There is obviously a police report filed for this case, and I hope Brian (the Irish guy who was beaten) will sue the hell out of them!<br/><br/>The staff is extremely unfriendly, especially the ones working at the front desk. <br/><br/>The only nice person is the manager, Mr. Wan, who unfortunately couldn't do much as he had to report to the daughter of the owner (a certain Mr. Somchai who refuses to answer my complaint emails) and was forced to work under the constraint of saving money on the security...at the expenses of the guests.<br/><br/>I hope this review can reach as many potential clients as possible, as these people only deserve to be out of business.<br/><br/>Here's a link to my police report to prove what I've written above (same pics under photos):<br/><br/>http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/444/policereport1jpg.jpg/

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  • Opinion of Price: about average
  • Written December 28, 2011
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  • rebeccacomment profile photo rebeccacomment
  • Reviews: 1

1 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Sensive Hill: Most terrible Hotel in Phuket! Nightmare!

I normally don't write reviews about hotels cos I'm easy when I'm traveling. But the recent stay at Sensive Hill Phuket had tramatised me and my friends so much that I have decided to write a review to warn other travelers.<br/>We were staying at Sensive Hill Phuket recently. Despite its good review, the room was horrible with its facilities. TV was spoilt, air con was spoilt, water dripping from ceiling, towels had moldy smell, water from tap was going on and off during our 3 days stay(imagine how I felt when I was bathing). No chairs at my balcony when I saw other guests' balconies have them, told the staff and he said I got to buy my own chairs (Yes, he did say that). Jacuzzi took 12 hours and it wasn't even half filled because of its spoilt tap. <br/>Worst part is, when I feedback to their General Manager, Guy, he was utterly rude and impatient when I told him the problems. He said "So, that's all?" and dismissed me. I was totally shocked. Happened to hear another guest complaining to a staff about poor room facilities, the GM quickly walked away as if he didn't want to have anything to do with it. <br/>This is the first time I have encountered such horrible service, especially after reading many good reviews from this hotel. I hope their hotel management can do something about it. Not a nice feeling when you get a horrible experience from a good reviewed hotel. We did not enjoy our 3-days stay at all.

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  • Opinion of Price: more expensive than average
  • Related to: Spa and Resort, Luxury Travel, Family Travel
  • Written January 11, 2012

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  • chasingrainbow profile photo chasingrainbow
  • Reviews: 5

3 out of 5 starsUser Rating

The Oddy: Hip,small hotel

this hotel catch my eyes with it;s colourfull design. yes, it's kitsch, retro, vintage, industrial, mixed with unique taste. <br/>the hotel is located about 10-15 minutes walk to Jungceylon mall, because the area is behind the mall. to Patong beach takes 25-30 minutes.<br/>at night you can try Thai cheap side stalls next to Banzaan Market / in front of Bangla Boxing Stadium (10 min walk)<br/>no elevator, free internet on the lobby<br/>there;s a Family Mart and chicken/BBQ stall on the main road, 2 min walk

hip, funky decor cool &amp; bright lobby hotel

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  • Opinion of Price: about average
  • Related to: Budget Travel, Backpacking, School Holidays
  • Written April 13, 2012
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  • Alexkolinz profile photo Alexkolinz
  • Reviews: 1

5 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Tropicoza guesthouse Patong: Tropicoza guesthouse Patong

Many of the Patong beach guesthouses have been located some distance away from the beach of Patong which is mainly due to the fact that there are not a great number of Patong guesthouses which are located very near to the beach. Anywhere near to the beach of Patong is prime real estate which is why you will find mostly high end hotels which are located near to the beach. However there are some exceptions such as the Tropicoza gueshouse Patong which is situated only 50 meters or so from the white sandy beach of Patong. So if you are looking for affordable accommodation which is close to the beach of Patong then I would definitely recommend for you to have a closer look at the Tropicoza guesthouse Patong beach. This Russian owned guesthouse Patong beach is located in Soi Wattana Clinic and there are literally 100 of restaurants, shops and bars within easy walking distance of the Phuket Tropicoza gueshouse Patong beach guesthouse. If you feel like doing some clubbing or bar hopping then please note that Bangla road is only a couple of minutes walk away from this guesthouse Patong. <br/><br/>The Tropicoza gueshouse Patong is one of the smallest guesthouses which I have visited in Patong beach as there are only 6 guest rooms at this Patong beach guesthouse. Please note however that not all the rooms are the same as some are bigger than the others and there are in fact 3 room types from which you can select and they are the standard rooms, superior rooms and the deluxe rooms. Only the superior and the deluxe rooms offer a balcony or private terrace. Room rates are surprisingly cheap considering the fact that the Tropicoza guesthouse Patong is located very near to the beach and the Andaman Sea. Room rates for a standard room start at around 400 Thai Baht per room per night during the low season and increase by 800 Thai Baht per room per night during the Patong beach tourist high season. <br/><br/>I did visit 2 available rooms during my site inspection of the Tropicoza guesthouse Patong beach and the rooms were spotless and very comfortable. I would only suggest the owners to hang perhaps some local art work on the walls or do something else in terms of better decorating the rooms. However all the rooms do come equipped with a wide range of modern amenities and facilities which include for example air-conditioning, ceiling fan, complimentary wireless internet, international television programming, safety deposit box and a fridge. <br/><br/>I would also like to mention that there is an outstanding restaurant on the ground floor of the Tropicoza Patong beach guesthouse. The Tropicoza restaurant sits proudly on the former location of the Cafe Spatz. If you feel like having some Russian food in Phuket then the Tropicoza Restaurant in Patong beach is definitely a place you should visit for a great meal. However other types of food are also on the menu including a large variety of Thai dishes as well as Continental European cuisine. If you are staying at the Tropicoza guesthouse Patong then you will receive a 10% discount on your food and beverage bill.

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  • Opinion of Price: least expensive
  • Related to: Diving and Snorkeling, Fishing, Family Travel
  • Written November 18, 2010

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  • sheherezad profile photo sheherezad
  • Reviews: 134

4 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Club Med Phuket: Relax, Rewind, Rejevunate :-)

I went to Phuket 3 times alone and each time stayed at the Club Med. I also took a Club Med excursion to Phi Phi island. I avoided Patong like plague - I heard enough not to even bother going there. Since I was on a Club Med vacation I stayed in the vicinity.

All inclusive resort where you can do everything or nothing.. Great food/instant company/wonderful GOs (guest organisers)/nightly entertainment. Check out details/pics on http://www.clubmed.com.au/cm/resort-phuket-thailand-welcome_p-14-l-AE-v-PHUC-ac-vh.html

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  • Opinion of Price: more expensive than average
  • Written December 2, 2010

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  • Ronario profile photo Ronario
  • Reviews: 160

4 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Kantary Bay Hotel Phuket: Hotel in Cape Panwa Phuket

I and my family stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and it was a pleasant stay. I booked 2 studio rooms. When I checked in , the staff informed me that they upgraded us to 2 one-bedroom rooms. The room was big and cozy. Service was great. We rode a free shuttle bus to Cape Panwa Hotel to enjoy the beach over there

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  • Opinion of Price: about average
  • Written October 8, 2009
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  • Ronario profile photo Ronario
  • Reviews: 160

5 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Courtyard by Marriott at Patong Beach Phuket: Patong Beach Hotel Phuket

Situated on a quiet side street on the southern end of Patong Beach, the Courtyard by Marriott Phuket at Patong Beach creates the perfect Thailand resort getaway.

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  • Opinion of Price: most expensive
  • Written October 30, 2009
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  • Reviews: 160

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Courtyard by Marriott at Kamala Beach Phuket: Kamala Beach Phuket Hotel

With breathtaking views and great amenities- the Courtyard Marriott Phuket at Kamala Beach is the ideal destination. Kamala Beach is at your doorstep and shopping- recreation and area attractions are nearby.

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  • Opinion of Price: more expensive than average
  • Written October 30, 2009
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  • Ronario profile photo Ronario
  • Reviews: 160

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Courtyard by Marriott at Surin Beach Phuket: Surin Beach Phuket Hotel

Welcome to the new Courtyard by Marriott Phuket at Surin Beach Hotel.Steps from the Andaman Sea and its glistening white sand beaches, Courtyard by Marriott Phuket at Surin Beach, captures the warmth and beauty of this tranquil corner of Thailand.

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  • Opinion of Price: more expensive than average
  • Written October 30, 2009
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  • bulldogtwo profile photo bulldogtwo
  • Reviews: 307

4 out of 5 starsUser Rating

Phuket accomodations

There are literally thousands of hotels to choose from. Equally important is which beach to choose, that would help you narrow down your heotel choice a lot. We like Kata and Kata Noi beaches because they are smaller and less crowded and just seem to be friendlier. <br/>Near these beaches you have dozens of hotels to choose from, either from the internet or by shopping around once you get on the ground, although it is so much easier to have reservations prior. Even during the busy season, which is now, you'll still have plenty of choices without reservations, and there are many places that do not have web sites that are clean and comfortable.<br/>There are dozens of web sites to choose form as well. Try www.asiawebdirect.com and search from that site, reliable and informative.<br/>Good luck and have fun

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  • Opinion of Price: about average
  • Written November 4, 2009

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