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The Scent Hotel

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   58/1 Moo 4 Bangrak Beach, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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Ranked #2 of 38 Bophut B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

From the moment we were picked up at the airport we had great service from the team at the Scent hotel. They even helped us secure a rental car on-the-spot effortlessly. You do need a car here, as there's not a lot around the hotel. The location is barely 10 minutes away from the airport, but not near the flight... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Beautiful Indochinese designed boutique small hotel, our suite direct access onto the beach was stunning and very roomy French designed interiors. The Restaurant was superb even when the head chef was not in attendance, excellent. Unfortunately our only complaint was the weather, very windy and lots of debris on the beach, but I am sure weather permitting and no wind... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Perfect location, room 224 was in a great spot The breakfasts are fantastic I would recommend the potato rosti The staff try to make your stay the best you could have. My only negative comment would be, the beach needs a clean up, further along the beach was like a council tip!!! Worth a visit

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Prague, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

First impressions of the hotel are great, with a beautiful pool in the centre of the rooms. Nicely appointed bedrooms and directly at the beach. Rooms Upon closer inspection, we enjoyed the large room. However it could use some stronger lights in the evening, it is simply impossible to read a book in bed. Also the AC is blowing directly... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 via mobile

Positives----- Breakfasts- a la carte excellent eggs benedict. Pretty room and furnishings. We had an English Colonial style room. Beautiful brass fixtures. Scented toiletries- lovely. Usually I use my own or nab nice ones for future gym visits, but I loved these herbal lotions and potions and used them during my stay. Negatives---- One female receptionist told us we could... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed at the Scent Hotel for five nights with the express aim to just enjoy the place and not do much at all except read, swim, eat and chill out - Samui is that kind of place. So we splashed out on one of the sea front rooms. At first we were in room 221 but we didn't like... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

Nice little hotel but way overpriced (during peak season). + Room221 is decorated tastefully and has a big balcony with hammock and a stunning sea view. Great bed. Restaurant Le Jaroen was very good. - The airco smelt like the kitchen underneath the room, awful. We expected a big beach looking on the website, but it was disappointing, maybe because... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We stayed one night the 2nd if Jan one of the sea side suites. The place is very nice, seine obviously put an extraordinary amount of time on the meticulous colonial style interior design and the rooms are very nice. I would recommend to get a suite facing the ocean if you can. We had a great night and as... More

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Moscow, Russia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

Hotel was booked from 24.11.2013 to 08.12.2013. We payed $140/day and left this hotel in early morning of 27.11.2013 with great pleasure. No refund was received for remaining 11 days.  Hotel doesn’t take promises After booking confirmation we contacted hotel and asked for Taxi transfer from airport to our hotel. Hotel confirmed transfer. 1 day before arrival we sent... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013 via mobile

Take a room nearby the Beach, Rooms @ streetside maybe to noisy, the resto is good, but expensive, staff is friendly. If you have the possibility, take room 111. Do Not expect a nice Beach. We had almost no Beach at all (11/2013)

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Also Known As:
The Scent Hotel Ko Samui/Bophut
Address: 58/1 Moo 4 Bangrak Beach, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 38 B&Bs / Inns in Bophut
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Scent Hotel 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Known as “ a Secret World” ...The Scent Hotel is located on theisland of Koh Samui and is situated on the most tranquil and serene part of Bangrak Beach northeast of the island. The hotel is 4km drive away from airport and 6km from the famous Chaweng Beach.With 12 rooms and 3 suites, this beach front hotel was built with a warm atmosphere of the ancient Indochina and Colonial cultured look to give all a nostalgic stay. A choice of European or Chinese or Local styling in any of our units will bring you back in time and a taste of living the elegant era. All rooms and suites come with either a pool view or the ocean view. With the exclusivity of the pool and the beach within the property, you will be accompanied by the great cuisines of French, Mediterranean and local Thai dishes from Le Jaroen Restaurant.As part of Relais & Chateaux every stay is designed to awaken your senses with our secretly blended aromatic fragrance, elegant looking colonial beach front building, suites that bring back the elegant old living style and a restaurant with a sublime setting serving up tasty local cuisines combining contemporary and traditional creations. So set aside a date with us and make it your most peaceful and memorable stay.Be enchanted and come to our world......” A Secret World...” ... more   less 
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