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Mauerkirchen, Austria
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Located at the end of soi sunset "the expat"is in the center of party Patong. A five to ten minute walk to Patong beach, Jungceylon shopping center, and most of Patongs party and nightlife venues make this hotel a perfect base. Great service around the pool, in the restaurant and at the sports bar by very friendly staff, almost around...

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was that impressed i left my other hotel early to stay here last few days of trip. Friendly and fun staff, with no overpriced drink fees ie buy barmaid a drink and it costs same as your own drink. Rooms were clean and modern and to top it off a wee pool and resting room at top.

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Thank Colin W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying across the road at Hemingways. We had to check out the bar across the road. Great vibe. Mainly older men staying here who have been great to have a beer with. The girls behind the bar are always happy and great service

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Thank Benny W
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Good service and nice people ho work there and all other people. And where ever you want to see you around most you need tuktuk but you not need only walk from the hotel near to every thing and if you want to see another place the hotel help you to find a place to look, but again it's a...

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I have been staying at this jotel for many years. I check in pretty much every 26 weeks and am always greeted with a smile. If you want luxury, don't book here go to a very expensive hotel and be treated like you don't exist. You get what you pay for and I always get value and hospitality at the...

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1Thank Adam S
Tweed Heads, Australia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

excellent stay for 5 nights as a group, including couples. As with most reviews here, i can stress that you get what you pay for. Its terrific value considering its location which is basically close to everything need in patong. No wasting money on taxis or tuk tuks...walking distance to major shopping mall, night markets, bangla road and the beach....

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Clearly any of the 92,000 people who read my reviews know that l'm a straight shooter and here I'll be no different. However, this hotel must be reviewed in perspective and rated accordingly. The Expat is not claiming 5 star status, rather it knows exactly what it has to work with and does the best with with what it has...

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2Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my two friends decided to get a room in this hotel. The room was small but it's clean. It has mini refrigerator full of drinks and other snacks though we didn't touch any of it since it's a bit pricey. Anyway, the location is good. It is near Bangla road and Patong beach. Friendly staff. Good for budget...

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Thank KC D
Nevada
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Expat has great western restaurant, just in case, after a week of hot Thia food, you want a burger. the folks, pool, service is perfect. half hour from airport the beach is 10 min walk the night life is just down street, amazing

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Ayutthaya, Thailand
Reviewed 27 June 2016

This is not an expensive hotel, and with that in mind, I can say that my wife and I didn`t have anything to complaint about. The room had a fan and the always '8with the wife) popular aircon. More popular is the cooler for me, wich can contain a 6-pack like it was ment to be. The pool is very...

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KingKlong, Front Office Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, First of all, we thank you for staying with us! Thank you for a good review and points that we need to improve. I will definitely let our staff know that you have greatly appreciated the hospitality they have showed to you and your wife. We are so glad to hear that you have enjoyed your stay with...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Expat Hotel is a quiet and tranquil oasis right in the heart of the pulsating nightlife of Patong Beach. We are located only a one- minute walk to Soi Bangla for bars and entertainment; two-minute walk to Jungceylon for a unique shopping experience; five-minute walk to the beach to enjoy the Andaman Sea. We have a large swimming pool, set in relaxing landscaped gardens, and a coffee shop/restaurant serving Western and Thai food at reasonable prices. There is also a Sports Bar showing live sports via satellite and playing classic rock music as well as a spa, sauna and massage on the premises. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Expat Hotel

Address: 163 / 17 Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: £24 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Expat Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Expat Hotel Patong
The Expat Hotel Phuket/Patong
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#42 Spa Hotel in Patong
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“Can have balcony room for little extra.”
 of 5 bubbles Y325QJjohnf, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“poolside rooms are best but walk one flight and get a cheaper option..just as clean and comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles 672damienm, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 2`nd floor have the better view, but also have more light from signs.”
 of 5 bubbles 668jespers, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Do not miss happy hour and the BBQ”
 of 5 bubbles cooki_12, 29 May 2016 | Read review
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