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The Reef Hotel

Moo 7 | Koh Sarai, Ko Lipe 91000, Thailand
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Ranked #1 of 22 Ko Lipe B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ulrik S Copenhagen, Denmark
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at The Reef for 6 nights. Super location: Not far from the walking street, but far enough from the noise. Nice clean rooms. Great beds with duvets. Air con and hot showers. The staff at The Reef were really nice and very helpful. Delicious breakfast, with your choice of eggs, ham/bacon, yoghurt, cereal and fresh fruit. We had... More

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Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We were stayed at the balcony deluxe room for 2 nights,4 persons with additional 2 beds. I like The Reef staffs and location, staffs are helpful and friendly while location are so convenient to access to Walking Street. Breakfast is nice too, can choose form varieties of egg cook. =) Sorry to say that their additional bed is really too... More

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Ipoh, Malaysia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

If you are looking for a comfortable and good location resort,it is The Reef Resort. Not in the walking street but very near to it. You can enjoy your shopping or dining at walking street several time in a day. The staff are super nice and helpful. The rooms are clean and comfortable.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Worth for the price you pay, i stay at Deluxe aircond room, room are clean & spacious! Although it need to walk for a distance when u arrive at Pattaya beach, but it is very close to Sunset beach, if you prefer more relax & quiet environment, i strongly recommend your choose The Reef, and the hotel self provide island... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Stayed here for 1 week and had a very good time. The location is convenient for quickly reaching all the beaches, but we covered the windows to not look outside. All you see is construction sites. The air conditioning is a life saver since, being a bit far from the beach, you don't get much air. Taking a shower requires... More

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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Our group of six had been travelling for over 24 hours by the time we arrived at Koh Lipe. But when you arrive it is worth it. The Reef hotel offer a pick-up service from the immigration hut on the Pattaya Beach, but we thought we would walk it..... I advise to take advantage of this service. Lugging backpacks and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Ko Lipe, what can I say. It is a little hard to get to but once you have stayed here for a few nights you will love it. Only pack your t-shirts, shorts, flip flops and your suncream that is all you will need. It is a great place to relax. The Reef is in a great location to access... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights early April. Check-in was fast however we were supposed to have 3 individual beds instead we got a double bed and a roll away bed. We were inform that Agoda did not inform them(the Reef) that we have 3 guest so they put in the roll away bed last minute. The room we had was small... More

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Londo, Mozambique
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Nice little stay staff very polite ready to help rooms very clean and nice and the best is the price ;) 6 night £200 very pleased.In the middle of the island 3 min to walking street(main and only street)and 6-8 min to the most beautiful beach in the island - sunrise beach.Defo will recommend and stay again if around!!!

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Bangkok, Thailand
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

The room is very clean and comfortable with DVD player, TV ,Refrigerator etc. The owner is very nice. The hotel not far from the walking street and the beach. The price are suitable and reasonable. We love the breakfast that variety for us.

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Address: Moo 7 | Koh Sarai, Ko Lipe 91000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Satun Province > Ko Lipe
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A 3-minute walk from Sunrise Beach, The Reef features air-conditioned rooms with a flat-screen TV and en suite bathrooms. It presents a cocktail bar and free Wi-Fi, which is available throughout the hotel.The Reef is just a 2-minute walk from Koh Lipe Walking Street and a 7-minute walk from Pattaya Beach. Sunset Beach is a 15-minute walk away. A 1.5-hour boat ride takes guests to Pakbara Pier.A range of Thai and international dining outlets are located within a 3-minute walk from the property. ... more   less 
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