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Southern Lanta Resort
Ranked #57 of 85 Hotels in Ko Lanta
Reviewed 21 April 2011

I really want to write a lot about this place and hotel. Although we went there last June but did not have time to put this update. Location of this hotel is just amazing, we have selected the beach front suite. Do not go by the name of suite, as this is just a big room, but yes this is right on the beach. You can watch the sunset from your room only. There is a small patio outside the room where you can sit and you can spend many days just watching the sea and only the sea and just doing nothing. The room is a thai style room, bed is big enough and there is also a day bed, which you can make your child sleep at night. The pool is small but for us this was enough as we did not have to share this with anyone. At night you can hear the sea waves, the place is just amazing. They give free WiFi but only on the pool and reception area, this does not reach your room. For us this was not a problem at all.

The season when we went is low season, and that was so low, you hardly see anyone in the beach. You can walk long and long on the beach and no one would be around. We had been to many different places in southern Thailand, this is the most amazing experience we had. A hotel where you are the only guests, but this have not made their hospitality to us any less, in fact the hotel manager use to ask us if we need anything or if anything is that he can do for us. They have a shuttle to the Saladan town, but since we were the only guests, this shuttle got us any time we wanted. Most of the shops in the town was closed and very few tourist could be seen in the roads. But by a little walk in the back of the hotel there was a minimart and you could get all your necessity needs there. The food in the hotel is just good, we had dinners there since nothing was open after evening. Brkfast was served on a set menu, we have to keep in mind that we are the only guests and they can never arrange a buffet for us only.

If you are a fun loving person, this is not the place. If you are a quite and peace loving person, who just want to spend a very private time with their family only, this is JUST THE RIGHT PLACE. This is just a perfect peaceful holiday we have ever opted for, just nothing to do, and spend a lot of time together. There is no much things to do in Koh Lanta. Its just a quite island, you can make this all to yourself. We spend a week there and every moment we enjoy.

I would highly recommend this place to any peace loving person who wants to have the comfort of home on the lap of nature. If we go to Koh Lanta again, we are sure to stay here only. At the end, I want to thank the manager who really taken all the care to serve us the best.

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  • Stayed: July 2010, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 March 2011

This is a large resort, catering mainly to Swedish families as there is a school next door. The beach couldn't be closer and is relatively quiet. It's just a short walk along the beach to a wide choice of restaurants or a cheap tuk tuk ride into town.

The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. Overall an excellent place to stay.

  • Stayed: February 2011
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Reviewed 11 February 2011

A very big resort with bungalows in rows down to the beach. Not very individual, but quite allright. The bungalows are regular. Uncomfortable chairs on the veranda. Beach front bungalows could be disturbed by noice from restaurants etc. The pool is allright but due to all the kids playing there the water qality might be poor in the afternoon. The restaurant is good, but the music can sometimes be loud by the beach. Breakfast is good. Crowded beach where the chairs get occupied before 7 am. The resort is well managed and the staff is friendly. Good location close to Baan Saladan. You get what you pay for.

  • Stayed: January 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 8 February 2011

I stayed at Southern Lanta for 3 weeks and enjoyed every minute of it. The staff was so friendly and the hotel was great - beautiful garden and pool and right on the middle of the Klong Dau beach where most things happened. The reastaurant had entertainment every other night. The bungalow was nicer than the pictures and I could look to the sea from my bed.
This hotel is a great place to stay and enjoy the sunset every night, and then go on trips to the more southern islands with white beaches.Lots of day trips to enjoy - do take the 4 island trip and ride elephants!
Teh Klong Dau beach is very nice. It varies with the tide - sometimes very shallow and sometimes deeper and you can bodysurf when the tide comes in. Great beach for young and old.
I hope to go back some day!

  • Stayed: December 2010, travelled solo
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Reviewed 30 January 2011

A hundred rooms and 99 of them occupied by Swedish travellers here on long vaccation escaping their winter. Many children with them. But Swedish people are nice (not very outgoing on average though) so we were very happy to be the only non-Swedes (Aussies). Great rooms, good breakfasts, magic restaurant on the beach, short walk to many other good restaurants along the beach, interesting long walk into town (or short cyclo ride) whre there are many other restaurants and shops, nice little pool (although pretty busy). This is a really good place to stay. The beach is excellent to swim in, safe, sandy, no sea lice or sea weed or jellyfish, warm. Food in the restaurant was superb and well priced and the service was also excellent. We had a queen size bed, a single bed and an extra bed on the floor to accommodate the 4 in our family. Family rooms exist but were booked out. Service at front desk fluctuated between average and good, depending on who was there. Highly recommend this place.

  • Stayed: January 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 17 January 2010

  • Stayed: January 2010
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Reviewed 7 January 2010

Stayed here for two nights after leaving our previous accomodation in Koh Lanta.

Loved it here. Yes the bungalows are basic (compared to where we had been staying), yes its full of europeans on holiday, but ignore that, and you have a great beach, full of wonderful bars and restaurants - got to Banana for food, and all the bars leading up to it for drinks. AMAZING.

Staff were very friendly, helping organise transfers to Krabi etc

Stay here if you want good accomodation in a good location.

  • Stayed: November 2009, travelled as a couple
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Address: 105, Moo 3 | Sala Dan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Lanta
Price Range: £23 - £108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Southern Lanta Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 99
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Southern Lanta Resort located right on the middle of Klong Dao Beach, the striking three kilometre stretch of golden sandy beach and shallow clear water, an ideal place for tourists that would love to get rid of the hustle and bustle life. With hundred metres of private beach front and the vibrant natural surroundings, Southern Lanta Resort also offers selections of room ranging from over hundred bungalows and apartments located on the spacious ground. The bungalows allow the magnificent view of the beach and beautifully decorated garden right from the balcony. With just minutes away from the most dynamic spots of the island, Southern Lanta Resort had certainly becomes favourite spot for holidays-goers. ... more   less 
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