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Laughing Gecko

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You should definitely visit and stay at one of the bungalows run by Nui, the most amazing place owner. Great chat, marvelous music and amazing vibes. Very close to the beach and restaurants. Nui will help you with all bookings and advices. There is a live community there that a traveler should not miss. Also very safe, which is crucial...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stumbled across the Laughing Gecko, and my friends and I are so thankful that we did. Our time in Krabi flew by, and most of it was spent at Gecko sitting in the stoop having thoughtful, meaningful conversations. We all enjoyed the atmosphere of the quaint bungalows, and if we ever come back to Krabi, we would definitely come...

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Poland
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Great place. We were here with my wife last november and we were really delighted. We were looking place like this since when we landed in Thailand - simple bamboo bungalow on the beach (or near the beach). And we were not disapointed :-) The bungalows are simple, but they have electricity and bathroom with toilet. There were also fan...

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Marburg, Germany
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Thank you Nui for everything you did for us. For our talks, for the pool games and for all the love, you put into your place. If I come to Krabi again, I will visit you again for sure :) For everybody else: Laughing Gecko is perfect for you, if you don't visit for luxury but for seeing the real...

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Reviewed 1 May 2016

My friend and I stayed for one week at Laughing Gecko (we only planned for a few nights, but couldn´t bring ourselves to leave earlier). It was an incredible relaxed, familiar atmosphere which was created by the owner Nui. We had a lot of fun there: enjoying the flair of Thailand, relaxing in hammocks, making music with Nui and other...

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Finland
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Nui (The owner) has been build new roof,repair bungalows,build new rooms,new shower,new chillout area and put nice hammocks etc with hes friends! Atmosphere was again so calm and chill. Love this place! See you next season!

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Beechworth, Australia
Reviewed 31 March 2016

A cosy Bungalow that would have graced the pages of " Lonely Planet" 20-odd years ago (prior to lonely planet losing its way). A lovely place at the quieter end of Ao Nang beach (Nopparat Thawa beach), a 20 Baht song-Thau ride to Noisy Ao Nang central. Nuie, Thank you for organizing our Elephant rides, Cooking School and 4-Island Tour...

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Senica, Slovakia
Reviewed 19 March 2016

We stayed in Laughing Gecko Bungalows for 7 days and we found it more than relaxing. Nui, the owner is very charismatic person who was nice and helpful all the time. It was also very interesting to talk with him. This place is very social, we met so many other travellers and we shared endless talks and fun with them,...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

The wonderful Luis provides a lovely laid back atmosphere hidden in the cashew nut trees. It's a very sorry walk to the quieter beach of Nopparat Thara - blissful compared to the craziness of Ao Nang! I love it here, I'll definitely be back. Luis even found me some crutches to use when I twisted my ankle. :) Also having...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016

The Laughing Geko was the first place myself and my partner stayed in when we got to Thailand and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We jumped on a bus outside Krabi airport which dropped us off right outside the entrance which was a nice surprise. The owner is incredibly friendly and made us feel very welcome. The bungalows are basic...

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Address: Nopparathara Beach, Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Krabi Province > Krabi Town > Ao Nang
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Laughing Gecko Krabi/Ao Nang
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“Wooden huts in the woods”
 of 5 bubbles V1317HFkatieh, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The bungalows are larger than the single rooms with own bathroom and shower so better book a bungalow if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles FABIETTO75, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Bamboo bungalows at 500 baht a night - a bargain!”
 of 5 bubbles KirstyB832, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Our bungalow was close to the main house so I could get WiFi easily, otherwise you just have to walk a few feet to the common area.”
 of 5 bubbles 737lauren, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The dorms are very cozy I hear, where you sleep next to your roomate. (remember these are huts) I suggest a private hut!”
 of 5 bubbles Madasil, 26 Nov 2014 | Read review
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