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Simplitel Hotel

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Queenstown, New Zealand
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6 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 5 nights and when we checked out we felt like we had gotten reasonable value for our money. The location of the hotel is great. It's right in the heart of Karon near restaurants, massage parlors, tour agencies etc. Don't miss the evening markets just a few hundred metres away. The rooms were cleaned often and... More 

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SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear bengmz Thank you very much for shooting to stay with us for 5 nights, We are extremely grateful to you for taking the time to leave the review of your stay.We are absolutely delighted that you are happy with our services and staff. On behalf of all the team at the hotel.Thank you again for your review and we... More 

Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 nights. Have been to Karon a lot in the past and always stayed in small guesthouses in the area. As I was only here for a short time, decided to book somewhere that I thought would be extra special and a bit more luxurious. Was a little disappointed with the hotel. The facilities were okay however,... More 

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Thank Craig R
SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Craig R. Thank you for choosing to stay at Simplitel for 5 nights and thank you for you candid comments. We are pleased that you found our place was kept clean and our staff service met your expectation. We apologies for the inconvenience you experienced when staying with us concerning breakfast which our full line set up from 06:00... More 

Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Last time in Karon was in 2002. The town had completely rebuilt after Tsunami. It is more vibrant .Hotel is in good location.Close to the beach and with many eating places around.It is clean and the room is big enough for 2 of us .Downside was you need to carry your luggages up a few stairs.Not suitable for elderly people.Aircond... More 

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SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear cplee2015 Thank you for taking time to share you experience with us. We are pleased that you found our public facilities and our staff met your expectations.It is most unfortunate that you have experienced wetter weather condition than is normal in September.Please accept our sincere apologies for the issues that you have come across while staying in our hotel... More 

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The hotel is modern and in a great location in a very busy street, lots of restaurant and shops. The room (401) was big and clean located at the front of the Hotel, with a nice balcony, a little noisy at night with tourist enjoying themselves. But died down around twelve no real problems Staff very friendly, one evening there... More 

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SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear IAHoyle, Melbourne, Australia Greeting from Simplitel Hotel Karon Beach Phuket. Thank you for sharing your feedback regarding your stay with us. Our team is glad to know that we were able to offer you all a great holiday. Regarding of a little terrific concerning about internet and bed were quite hard, please accept our sincere apologies for the issues... More 

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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This hotel is absolutely horrendous. We've been traveling around Thailand for 3 weeks now and stayed in similar priced hotels. There is NO excuse for all the problems we faced in hotel. 1. BUGS - literally EVERYWHERE. There were these little white spiders all over our room and ants. We spent about an hour spraying them with bug spray 2.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully located in a busy part of Karon right by many restaurant and shops. Our room was big and clean and modern with a nice balcony overlooking the city. Amazing bargain considering the price we paid

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Thank Brett G
SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Brett G. Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. We are delighted that you have enjoyed our facilities and locations is nestled in the center of shopping, eating, and entertainment area of Karon while the beach is at 300 meters walking distance.Our guests have access to the beach on exclusive basis, providing a relaxing and... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 4 days 3 nights. The good: - excellent service. ( calling hotel staff to guide our tuk tuk riders to drive us back to hotel from night market each night, calling hotel staff to translate to taxi driver that we were rushing to airport to catch a flight) - spacious room and bathroom. - awesome restaurant nearby(check "red... More 

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2 Thank Junxian L
SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Junxian L. Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. We are delighted that you have enjoyed our facilities and our staff met your expectations.We offers 60 magnificent rooms with impressively spacious dressing table with hair dryer in drawer each room is fully-equipped and come with a lovely balcony.It's your choice to choose either a lively... More 

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27 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

I origanally booked in here for 2 nights just to have a look around but after seeing the quality of the hotel, cleanliness, room, helpful and friendly staff I booked in for the rest of my stay. It has a very nice buffet breakfast and is a very short stroll to Karon Beach and the the vast amount of quality... More 

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SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Scott M. Thank you for choosing to stay at Simplitel Hotel Phuket and taking time to post such a complimentary review. We are delighted that you had a wonderful stay and enjoyed the facilities that are offered for our guests.Our location nestled in the center of shopping, eating, and entertainment area of Karon while the beach is 300 meters... More 

Macau, China
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

According to the price, Simplitel is one of the best. Ok there is no pool, ok the breakfast is not as fancy as some other buffets, but the room is bright, large and clean. The staff is welcoming, smiling and always ready to help you. The location of the hotel offers everything to you if it is your first time... More 

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SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Vrancky Greeting from Simplitel Hotel Phuket. simple, but care in detail. Thank you for sharing your positive review here in Tripadvisor site. Our team is glad to know that we were able to offer you all a great holiday. We were delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us. At the same time, we are happy to... More 

Istanbul, Turkey
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96 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Simplitel is one of the best hotels I stayed during my Asia trip. It provides a decent level of luxury with a low price. It is just 5 minutes away from beach on foot and in the center of action at Karon Beach. There are lots of restaurants, shops, massage parlors around the hotel. My room was spacious and equipped... More 

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SimplitelPhuket, Manager at Simplitel Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Corto_Turco Thank you for taking time to post your comments on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that you and your family had a great time enjoying our location, room and restaurant facilities All behalf of all the team at the Simplitel Phuket, Thank you for your review and we hope to see you again when you next visit to Phuket,... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Simplitel is a contemporary unique living nestled in the center of shopping, eating, and entertainment area of Karon, Phuket, while the beach is at a walking distance. You can enjoy the peaceful of sea sun sand as well as having a vibrant night life in one place. Simplitel brings to your every need for a perfect vacation under the philosophy of “simple, but care in details”. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Simplitel Hotel

Address: 470/4 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Karon
Price Range: £18 - £107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Simplitel Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Simplitel Hotel Phuket/Karon
Hotel Style:
#7 Best Value Hotel in Karon
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Karon
#26 Romantic Hotel in Karon
#34 Family Hotel in Karon
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“Not Room 401 it is just outside the lift, noisy when everyone is coming in late”
 of 5 bubbles IAHoyle, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms with mountain view are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 828madyc, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the 4th floor. You could watch the shops with people coming and going from the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles alonas144, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Request a room on the 6th floor with a mountain view, as it is quiet on that side of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles dianebY809TD, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Take a mountains view room”
 of 5 bubbles artemn2016, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
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