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The Box - Lipe Resort

144 Moo 7, Koh Sarai | Muangsatun, Ko Lipe 91100, Thailand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As we arrived on the island, we had no clue how to navigate in this little island but Javier (the owner) was already there waiting to pick us up with the little passenger bike. So it was pretty awesome! The location! It was is perfect in my opinion, smacked right in the middle of The Walking Street of the island.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The Box is located in the middle of walking street Koh Lipe, a very convenience resort to stay if u don't wish to walk too much. I and my hubby stayed there for 2 nights, no complain for the room and etc, but a bit disappointing for their breakfast, super simple and we need to add on order from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

The food is excellent. Good wines and tapas, trendy popular spot. The rooms are cozy and sweet. The owner personally escorted us from the mainland all the way to the island. The hotel/bar/resto staff are all extremely friendy and sweet. I felt all my things where very secure. English or Spanish speakers will feel at home here too. Its in... More 

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Overpriced for what it is, essentially shipping containers converted into rooms. Uncomfortable bedding, doors are sliding balcony doors, not really doors, and never seem to close well so I was always concerned about my things. No safe provided in the room either. Also, the box is both a restaurant and a hotel so you often find yourself competing for space... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

keep hearing about paradise at Koh Lipe, living it when we travel to Koh Lipe, what a wonderful place. chose & booked The Box resort through six sense, likes the tropical environment around the resort. when we reach the resort, it does bring me a moment of surprise. the staff are friendly (the only mix up is when we checking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the box for a night and sat up pplayed music and had very tasty food. The staff were so friendly and we loved it there... Worth a visit and say hi to Otto he's the best Barman on the island!!!!!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

I have eaten at The Box a lot, and have never had a less than wonderful experience. The tapas menu is diverse and reasonably priced (Pata Negra is amazing), and the burger has got to be one of the best on the island! The staff are so attentive and thoughtful, and always make sure everything is up to standard. One... More 

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Hat Yai, Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Room is cleaned and makes me sleep tight. The owner and staffs are very friendly and kind. They told me how to go where i want e.g. diving. Price is ok. It's a good location. U have 3 choices of breakfast. It's delicious. The great bar where i really like is so good. I'll come back there again.

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Thailand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Owners very friendly and helpful. Staff well trained and polite. Food lovely. Room clean and working well. Prices good. Location excellent - right in the middle of walking street close to bars and restaurants. 3-4 minutes walk to the beach.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It has a great bar and great staff. Rooms were clean, with a fridge, shower and aircon, but very plain decor and the blanket smelt like it hadn't been washed, so we changed it. I expected more for the price, £40 per night... Koh Lipe is awesome though.

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