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Address: Ko Phangan, Thailand

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Relaxed, beautiful, chilled out beach

Excellent place to take the sunset in. There were some paddle boarders going across when we were there - would be a good option. Quite similar to haad salad in terms of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews 81 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

Excellent place to take the sunset in. There were some paddle boarders going across when we were there - would be a good option. Quite similar to haad salad in terms of restaurants and bars, imagine it would be a good place to spend a few days.

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

It is absolute the best beach on Koh Phangan. Great place for snorkelling. Beautiful sand and great sunsets!

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blackpool
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66 reviews 66 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

We stayed at salad beach and loved this little beach but haad Yao is even better! Lovely longer stretch of sand and beach and plenty of bars and restaurants.

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This beach is very beautiful. Softest sand I've ever had between my toes! Would highly recommend the Thai massage down by Sandy Beach Restaurant, the ladies are lovely and they're very cheap! Love how the beach turns at night to pretty lights, fireworks and amazing cocktails!

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Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

and I've been to most. Hands down best beach. Beautiful waters, some lovely businesses up and down the stretch of sand. Sunsets are amazing. If your looking yo switch off for a few days come here

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Uppsala, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

It´s a very nice beach with white sand and clear water. A lots of good restaurants along the beach. Very relaxing cool beach.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I stayed at Euphoria Bungalow and it's just on the beach. Perfect place for a hangout and I really like to go there for a run. The beach is maybe 7-800 meters from end to end and perfect to take few rounds in the beautiful sunset.

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I stayed on a resort on this beach for 4 nights and didn't go to any other beaches except Haad Rin for the Full Moon Party! Plenty of restaurants along the beach with extensive cocktails menus. If you're looking for a beach with plenty of bar/restaurant options but away from the noise of Haad Rin, it's a great choice.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

A small beach, very rough sand and lots of seaweed. Busier than other North west beaches, probably due to the large number of select resorts, which line the Main Street and several other large resorts at the. Top of the road, behind the beach. Faces mainly west and has some louder bars than are necessary.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Not a matter of like or dislike. Beach seemed clean, but because it is surrounded by large hotel it tends to be busy. Faces west, so sunsets must be incredible. The night we stayed it was overcast.

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