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Gillhams Fishing Resorts

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Address: 74 Moo 2 Tumbol Khothong | Amper Muang, Ao Nang, Krabi Town 81000 , Thailand
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+66 86 164 4554
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Mekong Catfish,Red Tailed Catfish and Arapaima Gigas all in one day

Stuart Gillham own a fabulous man made lake in Krabi which is well worth a visit.The fish are huge and the gillies who help you take all the hard work out of fishing in a hot... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
mick c
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Sydney, Australia
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36 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very strange experience, mixed feelings as used to being at sea when catching the big fish, not in a lake filled with them. Some of the guides can be quite elusive and seemed to gather around some guests, more than others. Having to watch a meter regularly, to check our electricity consumption was excessive , considering its not a... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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98 reviews
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

Stuart Gillham own a fabulous man made lake in Krabi which is well worth a visit.The fish are huge and the gillies who help you take all the hard work out of fishing in a hot humid environment.I would advise that you take up residence there for a few days.You won't be disapppointed.

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4 Thank mick c
Towcester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

This was an Anglers dream, from start to finish. It came about after I Persuaded my wife to accompany me to a fishing show in the UK, which much to my surprise she didn't complain too much about! Whilst at the show we met a couple of the Gillhams Team, and they really made us feel that this would be... More 

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derby
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58 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We've been going out to Gillhams pretty much since it opened. After a few years away, we came back this year and it's better than ever. The rooms have been renovated with fresh bedding, beds, flat screen tv's, wardobes. The swims also have permanent salas in them now, with power and fans. Top marks Stuart- it's a credit to you... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

If you love fishing this is he place to go. My only regret is that I only had two half days fishing either side of a nights accommodation. Next time we travel this will be top of the list of things to do. The staff were all friendly and only to happy to help get you set up and in... More 

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Perth
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Finally had the chance to stay here recently to target the fish that had eluded me on 3 previous trips to Thailand "The Arapaima". The scenery is absolutely stunning, the units were clean and comfortable and the swimming pool area one of the best Ive seen. During our 3 night stay the lake was fishing unusually slow. The day I... More 

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Thank Tara G
Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Whats not to love about this place ! Absolutly serene scenery large lake surrounded by Limestone Karsts and jungle. Bungalows follow the path along one side of the lake all have deep shady verandahs with views over the water. The accomodation is modern comfortable,clean and serviced daily and suits the venue. Bar and resturant are Thai style open sided with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

I fished at Gillhams for 3 days with my partner. The food was good. A decent variety and served promptly. The room was very basic. For the price and compared to other fishing resorts I have stayed in it was below standard but OK nonetheless. The lake is beautiful and all of the guides were excellent. Some of the best... More 

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Manama, Bahrain
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713 reviews
367 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

This resort in krabi province of Thailand got to be one of the best in the world. It is a man made lake of fresh water with many fishes of big size in it. All what you need for fishing is provided in the fishing package. The accommodation in it is excellent for the purpose. Food is excellent too.

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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This review is long overdue. I have visited Gilhams on a number of occasions over the last 3 years. The scenery is breathtaking, the bungalows are ideal. The guides and staff are fantastic and the fishing is out of this world. The fish are beautiful and well looked after and are HUGE!!!! Stuart continues to make improvements to the fishery... More 

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