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29/55 Moo 1 | Maw, Kapong, Ao Phang Nga National Park 82170, Thailand
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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melbourne, australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Beautiful spacious, fresh and well presented rooms with comfortable beds, attractive decor and western style bathrooms (after travelling the country side of thailand you get the distinction). These rooms make for a lovely place to stay but then you add to it that you are based at a school/orphanage for children who live on the same property and you are... More

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Hilversum, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

I visited Yaowawit in October 2011. I went there with my mum, dad and sister. The lodge is located in the middle of the jungle, but with easy access to local villages, a beautiful beach and the Phuket airport. The rooms we stayed in were a lot better than I had imagined. They were spacious, clean and with a lovely... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

To be part of the Yaowawit School and Lodge is an experience on it's own. What better way to add real value to your stay in this beautiful country. To see children surviving a tragedie like the Tsunami and the strength they show and the effort they make, to ensure themselves of a future, which is provided for them by... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

It was an AMAZING experience to visite and stay at the Yaowawit school/lodge. Very friendly and sweet people working there, the kids where amazing!!!! Stayed there for a week, the rooms and service where very good. Overall just a amazing experience!

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Phuket, Thailand
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2011

We stayed overnight on the weekend during a mountain bike ride from Phuket to Takua Pa on the coast. We met Vincent, one of the volunteers, who showed us the school, the restaurant and the accommodations. The whole concept of the place is pretty cool, a school for underprivileged children, some direct victims of the 2004 tsunami, some indirect victims,... More

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New York City, New York
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2011

Set in the hills around Khao Lak and nestled in the middle of a rain forest is Yeowa Wit Hotel/School. A lovely getaway from the bustle of Khao Lak (scuba diving headquarters for this area) and only 30 minutes minutes by car/motorbike. The roads are good to and from. Once you’re there you can chose from one of seven units,... More

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2011

Yaowawit is a very special place. Set-up after the Tsunami, it is from its origin a school/orphanage for kids with sad family stories. Meanwhile own agricultural activities, a lodge and a restaurant help to earn money in order to support this project. So you have the great opportunity to spend days in beautiful nature, relax at a spacious pool, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2010

We enjoyed our recent visit to the Yaowawit School Hotel in Kapong, in a gorgeous location in the jungle near Khao Sok national park. The executive suite was spacious, as were the superior rooms, and well appointed with a big bed, comfy couches, a separate office and luxurious bathroom. What we most enjoyed was meeting the kids who attend the... More

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Address: 29/55 Moo 1 | Maw, Kapong, Ao Phang Nga National Park 82170, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phang Nga Province > Ao Phang Nga National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Yaowawit School/Lodge Phang Nga Province, Thailand

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE LODGEThe 12 rooms are beautifully furnished and comfortable providing you with a view over the amazing Thai jungle. Each room has been named after local natural features, thus you can enjoy a night in a standard room (Papaya, Rubber Tree, Jackfruit, Gecko), in the spacious superior rooms (Lemon Grass, Catfish, Rambutan, Elephant, Mangosteen, Palm tree) or take one of the executive suites (Lotus and Orchid)THE RESTAURANTOur restaurant which seats 30 people, is one of the features of the lodge where the kids get to practice their hospitality classes.The meals are all traditional homemade Thai dishes at very reasonable prices: Pad Thai, Tom Ka Ghai, Chicken with cashew nuts, Pork with Black Pepper, Garlic Prawns, Thom Yam Gung and many more. ... more   less 
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