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Starbay Beach and Gardens

146/14 Moo 4 - Tambon Maret | Suratthani / Koh Samui / Had Lamai, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310 , Thailand
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

House 20 had never been free when we stayed here previously but luckily we were able to spend a week here. Inside it is very well put together. Fixtures and fittings were lovely and the porch makes for a lovely post beach drink in the evening.

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Sawtell, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the beach republic but ate at the Starbay restaurant next door where the food was excellent, value for money with good serves and service was great. We enjoyed this restuarant so much we ate there three times in one week. Would recommend to anyone looking for good Thai food.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We stayed next door at the Beach Republic but we ate most of our meals here at the Starbay, the staff were very friendly and the food was quite cheap, the only disappointment was the hamburger which wasn't quite right, the rest of the food was tasty and plentiful and the views are spectacular. Worth a try.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

what a little gem this is amongst al of the higher priced restaurants in the area. beautiful views as right on beach, very attentive owner (and gorgeous 18 moth old) with exceptional thai food i had the sea bass fillet and my husband a hot massaman both delightful as was the service. would definitely go back there when we come... More 

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Florence, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

At our first night at Le Meridien, we attempted to eat at the lovely dinner on the pier but were turned away due to lack of reservation. So, we went right next door and decided to have dinner at Starbay on their open porch. We were greeted immediately and attended to very well. We ordered a mango slush, seafood pad... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We have been returning annually for several years now and love this place. We have moved around a bit in terms of accommodation but have to say that house 20 is our favourite. It is bright, spacious and clean with nice furniture and everything you need in the kitchen. The two bedrooms upstairs, one with balcony, are comfortable and well... More 

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Fairlight, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014 via mobile

Great atmosphere for a family run Thai restaurant. Good value and very helpful staff. We were staying next door at Beach Republic and had a lunch for the 2 of us one afternoon and were so impressed went back with the family that night. Authentic local Thai dishes so don't expect upmarket and modern. All in all great value and... More 

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Miri, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

We had dinner 4 December and the food was excellent. We stayed at the Le Meridian next door but decided to walk down the beach one night and found the Starbay restaurant. We both had fish, prepared per our request, very fresh, generous serving size, with fresh vegetables and tasty Thai style sauce. What really impressed me was the banana... More 

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Erie, Colorado, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Since each unit is privately owned it is hit and miss. We traveled with another family and while our unit (20) was clean and very nice, their unit (19) was horribly dirty and had mice. They did get moved to unit 5 and had a much better experience in that unit. We had a week without internet and the manager... More 

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Ytterby, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013 via mobile

Food is excellent and prices are low. We had our breakfast here almost every day, despite we were stayinh in another hotel. We also had dinner once, also the same result, good food and really low price.

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