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Address: 194/5 Moo 5 | Tambol Saithai, Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
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beautiful beach surrounded by Cliffs but if you want crystal clear water go to Phranang beach few hundred meters away.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The beach has smooth sand, no rubbish. We just came back from it, I was surprised at how quiet, clean and nice it is. Right now it's the low season. The best are the cliffs and the islands near by, these made the unique scenery to this beach.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

beautiful beach surrounded by Cliffs but if you want crystal clear water go to Phranang beach few hundred meters away.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Went with a bunch of mates from the hostel, and just chilled the whole day. Sat on the pristine beach with beautiful limestone cliffs and rocks protruding the scene. Had one of the best times on this beach when visiting Thailand and Krabi. An absolute must!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Beautiful beach with soft sand. Very clean and nice. Should be nice to sit there in the evenings but it's too hot in the afternoon. Bring sunglasses, sunscreen lotion and hats!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Took our two kids to Railay today and it wasn't really worth it. The cliffs everywhere are amazing but the same at Ao Nang and beach was nicer than Ao Nang with yellow sand... But still a lot of rubbish in the water :( we walked from west to east and it was disgusting... Rubbish and sewerage everywhere. There was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Go for the scenery - it's breathtaking. We were there for 3 nights. Enjoyed the long tail boat ride over to the town. Our hotel was great. The town itself is small, and quite dirty, but the scenery makes up for it. Cheap restaurants, but nothing fancy, which is fine for that laid-back experience.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Pretty noisy, lots of resorts lining the beaches with no privacy - glad i choose not to stay for a few days. It is the perfect place for climbers but do not expect amazing beaches.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I went to Railay for the first time about 10 years ago and I had a shock when i went back there this month. Apart from the weather which was stormy we couldn't experience the beach properly, however, others were enjoying the waves. I booked a hotel on East side and the huts and bars and restaurants and hotels were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It has plenty of bungalows and resorts, massages, beaches, etc. It has been a nice visit. The prices are a little higher than in Cambodia, but it has been nice.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Very disappointed with this beach, lots of garbage everywhere and absolutely packed with tourists at all times. When the tide is high the beach disappears completely.

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Address: 194/5 Moo 5 | Tambol Saithai, Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Krabi Town  >  Railay Beach

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