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Shops and food!

Lovely little area, quaint feel to it, friendly and good vibes. Good prices on goods, good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lucinda R
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Quaint village with some nice over-water bars and restaurants

If you are staying in Lanta, Old Town is defitnitely worth a visit. Of course, the best thing to do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lanta Old Town is a small village on Ko Lanta's East Coast in Krabi Province. Many years ago, Ko Lanta's Old Town acted as the port and commercial center for the island and provided safe harbor for Arabic and Chinese trading vessels sailing between...more
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Sri Raya Road, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little area, quaint feel to it, friendly and good vibes. Good prices on goods, good selection of restaurants as well. Scenic drive with the family ❤️

Thank Lucinda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are staying in Lanta, Old Town is defitnitely worth a visit. Of course, the best thing to do is stay for a couple of nights to catch the sunrise but, if not, an afternoon offers a easy potter up and down the short...More

Thank DeanHackett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

its a nice place to eat fresh sea food by the sea. some restaurants are scenic. a must visit if in lanta.

Thank Priyadarshini J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had hired a car to get to Ko Lanta so decided to have a drive to this side of the island from Long Beach. A pleasant drive and the old town is quaint but it's just a short strip of restaurants and shops aimed...More

Thank britabroad34
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Maybe it's because of low season, the town is very quiet and not many tourist. Most of the souvenirs shop are closed and only a few that are opened. We had lunch in one of the restaurant and the food was good, reasonably priced. There...More

Thank Drachel2004
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

With interesting shops and great restaurants. Try Fresh restaurant for seafood and the spices shop for your fav Thai herbs and spices

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Quite and lovely small local town, few restaurants with decent looking prices, great view to the ocean, if you looking for a coffee break with a stunning sea view, it would be a good place.

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Lanta Old town is situated on the southwest side ob Ko Lanta and is accessible from the East Coast Road too. The silent and beautiful township showcases the old world charm with its wooden buildings that house shop cum residences of locals. The main street...More

Thank KashmirFriend
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We hired a driver through our Airbnb resort to take us to Lanta Old Town. It was a very hot day. 2 of us wanted to shop (women--surprise) and the other 2 forced themselves to try a couple of bars! It's not a place with...More

Thank Patti H
Reviewed 13 May 2018

I visited here briefly on an island scooter tour and really liked the town. It has an old feel, with great views of the islands to the east and a row of great shops selling crafts, spices and clothes. I bought some lovely coconut shell...More

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Patrick L
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Response from Kaija K | Reviewed this property |
Best way is to rent a car or scooter, it was really cheap. But it is possible to get a taxi. Your hotel will definitely help you with thay information.
7 February 2016|
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I am in old town Ko Lanta right now. Please reply in next 5 minutes if you want your bali pants...