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Ao Phra Nang

Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Thailand
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Ranked #5 of 13 Attractions in Ao Nang
Type: Beaches
Description: With an exotic climate, a fantastic climbing site and a nearby beach, Ao Phra Nang is a magnet for visitors to Thailand.
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Singapore, Singapore
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231 reviews 231 reviews
93 attraction reviews
208 helpful votes 208 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

TA has listed Phra Nang Beach as #1 with very good ratings and then another Ao Phra Nang with very mixed ratings. This only creates confusion. In general what you read here: the bad reviews are about Ao Nang town or Ao Nang town beaches (correct in bad reviews) while the good reviews are about Phra Nang Beach, a 20... More

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Brum
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Lovely Beach but not white sand. Almost everyone go there whoever staying in Ao Nang. Plenty of massage adjacent to the beach and restaurant. Lovely rock to look out. Sometimes beach had strong waves other time it calm.

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Amazing Beach with Stunning View ... Brilliant ... High Tide in the morning and Low Tide in the evening time was awesome .... Excellent ... Must Visit ....

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Colwyn Bay, Wales, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

ao nang beach the photos say its so nice, but right now all is not there is so much glass on the sand a would not let a kid play in it, and now there is concreat all over the beach is there any way of cleaning this beach and it just might bring tourist back this could be a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

An excellent beach for beach enthusiasts. It's really clean, nice soft sands and clear beach/water which you can spend an hour without realizing it.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The beach was located very near to the hotel (5mins from red ginger chic hotel). A short yet beautiful beach. The good part is when we visited it was very empty and not many people (around noon). You can spend some quiet time walking all the way to the end away from the long tail boats..

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

its totally happening place and you can find all kind of food restaurants and needy shops and local food. lots of beach wear shops and some night pubs.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed here a couple of weeks and enjoyed it but having visited many places in Thailand its not up there with the best. The place is developed but relaxed. The beach isn't great and you can only swim certain times during the day due to the tide, so if you visit its best to get a hotel with a pool.... More

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
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32 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Tacky tourist trap of a town fronted by a dismal beach, I avoid it when I can but friends insisted on meeting there. Even worse than I remember, it has grown in size and decreased equally in charm. As an added insult prices for food, drink and lodging are ridiculously, absurdly high - consistently double what you'd pay for the... More

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Cork, Ireland
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120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

The beach is a bit disappointing during the day. It's a very thin strip of sand and not the nicest to lie out in. Waves can make it difficult to have a relaxing swim and there's a lot of noise from the traffic. In the evening time though it's really lovely to watch the sunset, but be sure to walk... More

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