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Address: 4 Phet Kasem Road, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
Phone Number: 66-32-511155

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a little piece of thai history

on revisiting the palace after a few years it was very sad to see that the ongoing maintenance is so slow that parts of the structure are not available to enter.still interesting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
Noreena L
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Amphoe Cha-am, Phetchaburi, Thailand
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Amphoe Cha-am, Phetchaburi, Thailand
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34 reviews 34 reviews
4 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

on revisiting the palace after a few years it was very sad to see that the ongoing maintenance is so slow that parts of the structure are not available to enter.still interesting but hope it is not allowed to fall into more disrepair.

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Bangkok
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254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The palace is the King's residence and is not open to the public. The only way of seeing it, is from the road or as you walk by.

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Hua Hin, Thailand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Don't confuse it with Mrigadayavan Palace which is located close to Cha Am not in Hua Hin! Here in Klai Kan Won you can only walk or run in park in special hours for visit. 5:30-7:30 in morning and 16:00-19:00 evening hours. You have to wear a proper t-shirt, short and shoes. You have to left you phone before entering... More 

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Congleton, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

loved visiting this place. It was especially magical because the instrumentalists were practising at the time.

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hua hin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

A beautifully restored and well maintainted part of Thai History. The old Summer Palace, on the edge of the Gulf of Thailand just a short tuk tuk ride from Hua Hin town centre. A definite must for any visitors 'to do' list and in my humble opinion well worth the visit.

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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

It was pleasant to spend the afternoon walking around the palace and listen to the history. It was breezy and the palace itself a wonderful place to see the architecture that's a mix between European and Thai..The building maintenance is a bit lacking but fair compares to other palaces we have seen in Bangkok.. Our highlight was renting the bike... More 

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Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

One of the quintessential landmarks of Hua Hin, Klai Kang Won Palace is the summer residence of HM King Bhumibhol Adulyadej (Rama IX) and other members of the royal family. Klai Kang Won, meaning ‘far from worries’, is aptly named after the peace and serenity of the surrounding landscape, fronting a secluded stretch of the Hua Hin beachfront.

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東京
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

It was really beautiful place for me. I went there by taxi from central Hua Hin. It was pretty far. The building and the garden were really beautiful. I could here some Thai music they were playing. I will recommend this place.

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Seaton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This is well worth a visit. Great to see all the old museum pieces. A calming and tranquil setting and very interesting to read about its history

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Paris
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

A place you shoud go The wood teck Palace is wonderfull in a peacefull environnement. Dont wear to short bemuda , its forbidenn Go early morning, for good reasons not too people are allowed to walk in the palace at the same time If you are not early you could have to queue a long time

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