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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Upon arriving in Koh PhaNgan i was expecting an old run down pokey little backpacker hotel with dirty rooms and rude non-English speaking staff (boy was i surprised). The hotel although next to a construction site, is right out of the hustle and bustle and is a well maintained set of buildings that directly border the beach. Staff were extremely...

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Reviewed 16 December 2014 via mobile

This place is perfect if you're going to the full moon party. Only about a 10 min walk away but far away enough that you don't hear any noise! Lovely and helpful staff, (didn't eat any food there so can't comment), lovely pool and near lots of shops and bars. We stayed in one of the bungalows which was comfy...

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1Thank frankie_199322
Indonesia
Reviewed 11 December 2014

If your looking for comfort in a nice hotel then this place is not for you guys. The location a bit far from the Full Moon Party but close enough to walk - well more or less 6-7 minutes. It can give you a good night / morning sleep after the party - because of the location you can't hear...

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Thank pyutrii
Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Great food, good pool, very friendly staff. Only a 10 minute or so walk to the main beach. Very clean rooms, ac was a god send! Beach out the back to very good but the best one is close enough. Some great bars just round the corner, med centre, shop and takeaway

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Thank LeToot91
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 17 October 2014

The only redeeming factor for this hotel is the swimming pool which is surprisingly kept very clean in comparison to the rooms. The rooms are dark dingy and unclean, dust and dirt caked on the skirting boards. Thankfully the bed was quite clean. The location is good for the Full Moon Party away from the noise but close enough to...

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Thank murphf29
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2014

Having struggled to find anywhere near the time of the Full Moon party we took what we could and ended up staying at the Friendly Resort. We found few positives but I'll try my best to give a general and fair account of our stay. We arrived and were greeted and dealt with pretty quickly. We were given a 'cottage'...

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3Thank ElementTraveler
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 October 2014

My friends and i chose this place during the full moon party. The room was below average, one of the beds were broken, the second had no bottom sheet. The towels we were given had old fluro paint and blood stains. There was also fluro paint on the ceiling and walls. The food from the restaurant was plain. This side...

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Thank nooshie7
Tel-Aviv
Reviewed 9 September 2014

The swimming pool is very nice, as well as the staff who fixed our shower very quickly. The hotel is 7 minutes walking from the main beach so it's a little bit far from the parties. Food in the hotel restaurant is average at best. The rooms are very minimal and we hoped for a bit more for the amount...

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Thank Setup1
France
Reviewed 21 August 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 night in this resort, 10 meters from the beach. Near to the city and the main beach. Quite place with nice swimming pool. (was not for the full moon). The room was clean with balcony and good vue. (Swimming pool+ beach) Check out at 11am we stayed till 2pm they didn't charge us. For me was nice...

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Thank Amélie A
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights after the full moon party rush. Right on the beach, but not the main busy haad rin beach so is nice and quiet. Still only a 5 min walk to the main shops and restaurants. Lovely pool facilities. Excellent wifi. Friendly staff. Would recommend!

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“I do not recommend this hotel to other travelers”
 of 5 bubbles mdragotto, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“My friends were on the 3rd floor above the restaurant (yellow building) and their rooms were a bit nicer than my ground floor room (pink building).”
 of 5 bubbles LaurenG843, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We were told that the non-cottage rooms were more modern and clean than the cottages so I would opt for one of those.”
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 of 5 bubbles ElementTraveler, 4 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Rooms near the pool are the best but the noise is the worst!”
 of 5 bubbles AdamG543, 15 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Request a room close to the beach so you can watch the incredible sunsets from your balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles JasmineL826, 12 Aug 2013 | Read review
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