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Address: Pakbang Road, Kata Beach, Phuket, Thailand
Phone Number: 66833986108
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Activities: Scuba diving
Description: This cozy, secluded beach features calm waters and is a favorite for...
This cozy, secluded beach features calm waters and is a favorite for families and couples to relax, snorkel and body surf.
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Been coming to kata for over 6 year now and the beach just gets getting better or I'm just getting older Since the Thai government has band the chairs and stalls on the beach it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

Been coming to kata for over 6 year now and the beach just gets getting better or I'm just getting older Since the Thai government has band the chairs and stalls on the beach it has cleaned up the beach no end. It looks a lot better and the water has no litter in it, crystal clear! Suggest you buy... More 

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Phuket
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

This beach was beautiful, so much cleaner than Patong beach. When we arrived we hired a beach umbrella and 2 banana chairs which cost about $16. Water very clear. Lots of little food stalls. We had a Banana smoothie. Yum.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Kata Beach is beautiful, big enough for a run or walk in the morning, cosy enough for a stunning picture. Cafés and restaurants at one end of the cute cove are a beautiful place to dine.

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Uttar Kashi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

All of the beaches around Phuket are overcrowded, but Kata has delightful beachside restaurants, clear waters, and less pollution. If you are in Patong, take a scooter ride down to Karon and Kata. There is much more to enjoy.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

This beach is overcrowded at most times and even though the government has removed the beach umbrellas they are coming back. It is also a favourite of the low end European and Russian tourists.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Less people along this beach than Patong. Like Patong, no more beach chairs. Only umbrellas only. Good for swimming, relaxing or strolling around.

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Lahore, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Kata beach is best suited to families and couples looking for a relaxing break. There are plenty of restaurants and bars to go to and there is a real variety from cheap to luxury. Perfect swimming spots and water sports is really fun. The best part is not at all crowded with respect to Karon and specially Patong.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Best beach in Phuket, lovely sandy beach, which was huge so you are able to find areas away from crowds if required. Sea very warm and mellow, which was not too deep for some way out. Not over run with speedboats/jetskis like some (Patong). Very clean beach and as there are no bars/restaurants and limited traffic along the main road... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Visited in the morning with family. Excellent beach to go for a swim, try some water sports and just relax. Less crowded compared to Patong and more family oriented. Also saw a few good eating joints near the beach. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW via mobile

Since I stay in Avista Kata for several months, I usually go to Kata beach. That place was peaceful, not too crowded, simple place were you can enjoy the sun. I also like the foods on stalls though there were just few unlike in many restaurants near in Karon.

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