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Awesome for backpackers

Was staying here for four nights with a friend. It’s like a 10-15 min walk to town. You get free... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
pluzio
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Cologne, Germany
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Cool as a fool in a swimming pool

This spot is pretty epic, with a beautiful view of the natural surroundings, a peaceful bar/chill... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
bentK8364UF
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Pai circus school is a foundation set up to help children living in Pai have a better future.Learning circus skills is beneficial to everyone in so many ways eg. Concentration, hand eye coordination, health and fitness.Tourists are also able to come...more
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Was staying here for four nights with a friend. It’s like a 10-15 min walk to town. You get free breakfast, free dinner, there is music the whole day, nice pool, bar etc.. You get what you pay for. Private room really small (just one...More

Thank pluzio
Reviewed 8 March 2018

there is no circus! i mean there are a few drunk people playing around but there is no shady spot to serious train or jam. few is nice, pool is dirty, loud really bad mainstream music playing till midnight. beer is super expensive but you...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This spot is pretty epic, with a beautiful view of the natural surroundings, a peaceful bar/chill area, friendly night-staff, and slightly helpful day staff (helps to know a lil Thai language). Walking distance into town and a great place to return to after a happy...More

1  Thank bentK8364UF
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

If you want a backpacking experience with basic accommodation and little sleep, this is your place. The place is not all bad, during the day and night around the pool and bar is fantastic for socialising, with organised events and many open minded people. However...More

2  Thank Sam M
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Dreadful. Don't spend hard-earned money to stay here. If you want the atmosphere, stay nearby (so many cheap options) and come for the parties. But the dorms are so overcrowded & therefore dirty and smelly. It's overpriced and terrible and they get away with it...More

3  Thank KatherineLMacG
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

An excellent venue for the Thai Juggling Convention. Beautiful backdrop to workshops and when you get too hot you can grab a cheap beer and slip into the pool. The community vibe is excellent and the community meals are so tasty.

2  Thank Patrick C
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This place is a joke.. the manager tells the workers there to put good review if they want to work there so no honest opinions!! Whilst I was here there was a guy during fireshows holding a fire blanket in thailand!!! Which in my opinion...More

3  Thank Joms M
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Been there a few times in my stays in Pai. Not impressed. Really unkept. Maybe its just not my style, but a weird dynamic of people there. Kind of pretentious.

1  Thank JCSNC
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Good: hella backpackers in the lobby--easy to meet people, fire-show/open mic or DJ mix every night, queen bed bungalows (if you wish--kinda pricy though) Bad: no wifi in bungalows, showers not the cleanest Ugly: got some cliques (BUT it's all on you how you open...More

Thank GelamNaxaSamyaro
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Nice people, good value for money. Full of activities like yoga and acroyoga class, people doing macrame, joggling, fire shows in the night. If you want to rest is also possible because at midnight they ask everyone to make silence, what is very gentle and...More

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