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Ao Prao Resort

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AO PRAO RESORT - Located in a stunning location at the northern headland of lovely Ao Prao beach, on the west cost of Koh Samet (Samet Island), renowned for its crystalline white sand beaches. Only 2 1/2 hours by road from Bangkok, or one hour from Pattaya, followed by a short sea crossing in our shuttle boat. For the active holiday makers ... Sailing, windsurfing, snorkeling, diving, fishing, boating, sunbathing, swimming, bike riding or relaxing in your own tropies style cottage set in luxuriant greenery. A vacation on a tropical island has never been better than this. Ao Prao is a resort village located on a secluded beach with spacious cottages , first-class facilities, fantastic food and accommodation that offers real style, comfort and warmth. Here, you are miles away from everyday worries with all the beauty and wonder of a tropical paradise. This is the perfect vacation spot for couples or families and also offers modern facilities for a company seminar or conference for up to 70 delegates. Ao Prao is a tropic island vacation resort that is beyond your expectations. Free hotel shuttle speed boat from/to resort (For hotel guests only) From Seree Pier mainland : 11.00 Hrs., 13.30 Hrs., 16.00 Hrs. From Koh Samet : 10.00 Hrs., 12.30 Hrs., 15.00 Hrs. **Please stand by at Seree Pier (hotel pier) 20 minutes before shuttle boat time. **If missing the shuttle boat, extra cost of a private speed boat will be applied.
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Beautiful quiet boutique hotel , very classy, amazing staff and hospitality, delicious breakfast by the sea, wonderful private beach, very clean , amazing sea views and sunsets, everybody helpful and smiling all the time
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Response from Raviwanp, Secretary to GM at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Beata V Thank you for taking your time to pen lovely comments and for your compliments. We very much appreciated. We really hope you will be able to return to us in someday. Best Regards Raviwan P./Secretary to GM
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Just returned home to dreary, cold England yesterday after 3 wonderful nights at the resort last week. Came with my Thai wife to celebrate our honeymoon and stayed in room 200 which was one of the beach front cottages. Room was fantastic with easy access to the beach. Service
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Response from Raviwanp, Secretary to GM at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Xaviar84 It's our pleasure to have you at Ao Prao Resort on your honeymoon celebration. Thank you for extensive compliments toward the facilities and experiences we offer. We're really appreciate your kind comments. It's great pleasure having you and your wife here at Ao Prao Resort as a guest. Thank you for choosing us. We all hope to see you back for another visit very soon. Best Regards Raviwan P./Secretary to GM
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Just spent three days in this beautiful resort on Koh Samed. So relaxing, beautiful crystal clear sea, lovely clean beach. The food produced in the three restaurants is extremely good with “O” the Italian one being the best. Staff very friendly and although some speak limited
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Response from Raviwanp, Secretary to GM at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Hingey1 Thank you for your comments. We are thrilled to know that you had a great time here, Ao Prao Resort. You enjoyed the entire experience, especially the food at "O" Restaurant. Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy that we can create lasting memories for you and we hope to welcome you back for more. Best regards Raviwan P./Secretary to GM
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Prior to going there I did read reviews and found them to be true, in particular the resort concerned is located within a separate island area that makes it quite and clean. We went there with kids and they indeed enjoyed their time there. We went to the village by walk and it
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Response from Raviwanp, Secretary to GM at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Sarsenal96 Thank you for sharing your travel experience. We greatly appreciate. Thank you for choosing us for your holiday vacation. We look forward to welcome you back again as return guest. Best Regards Raviwan P./Secretary to GM
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This is the third time at the AoPrao Resort. Over the last two years I did see many improved offerings, e.g. coffee, fruits, beach attention and service and staff professionalism. The biggest change was the abandon of overcrowded boats situation, which makes the beach to a
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Response from Raviwanp, Secretary to GM at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 4 days ago
Dear TStiller Thank you for extensive compliments towards the resort facilities and experiences we offer. We're very happy that we can create lasting memories for you. It's a great pleasure having you here as a guest. Looking forward to your 4th visit and we cannot wait to welcome you back again. Best Regards Raviwan P./Secretary to GM
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Hi the free of charge shuttle between AoPrao and the mainland Pier of the resort is here, Shuttle Boat Schedule From Ao Prao Pier :11AM / 1.30PM / 4PM From Ao Prao (Koh Samet) :10AM/ 12.30PM / 3PM but you can pay yourself and use other boats during 8am ad 6pm or the Samed Boat service, I think it was 2000THB on way.
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Because you would be leaving outside of the complimentary motor boat transfer times you would have to pay for a private motor boat to take you from Ao Prao Resort to Rayong Beach (Ao Prao Pier). The manager at Ao Prao Resort could organise this for you or alternatively Samed Resorts could probably organise prior to your stay. I was quoted for a private motor boat transfer 2600-3000baht for two adults but not through Samed Resorts. A chauffeured standard car for 2 adults from Rayong Beach to Bangkok International would be 2800baht or executive car 3100 through orientalescape website
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you can walk but i dont remember it being connected very well.. i took a public transport like an aut / tuk tuk and got off at the public beach and walked around there.. Ao prao is secluded and is very dark and quiet at night so would suggest coming back a little early in the evening if you plan to walk back.
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My experience as someone who walked into the reception and asked at the front desk, even though they have a PADI sign on front desk, was they were not interested and sent me to another hotel employee on the beach who said not this time of the year. Then another employee said they had lost their dive staff. Basically, the hotel is clearly not interested in diving otherwise the front desk would have been on top of it.
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"Garden Room 207 for ground Level, otherwise higher Level Room 411"
"Premier Sea View front room"
"Pick a room with sea view and ask for a recently refurbished one"
"Sea Facing"
"For best views of the beautiful bay choose the DeluxeHillside room or request 117"
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PRICE RANGE
US$140 - US$376 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
ao prao hotel rayongao prao resortao prao rayong
LOCATION
ThailandRayong ProvinceKo Samet
NUMBER OF ROOMS
58
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