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Zara Beach Resort

156 / 3 Moo 4, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Ranked #13 of 37 Lamai Beach B&B and Inns
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Malmo, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed in the Royal Pool Villa for six nights in July 2015. The Villa was spacious and clean. There are no walls/doors between livingroom, bedroom and bathroom so don´t expect any privacy from your travel companions. The private pool was very shallow. Perfect for us, since our 3-year old could walk around and play in the pool but for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

The stay at Zara beach resort was an excellent experience, and I was pleased with everything starting with the transfer from Samui Airport , that was smooth an organized to the first impression of the resort that has a very pleasant layout . The villas are surrounded by gardens and vegetation with tiled passages and have a private decking area,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This was an amazing place to stay and the hotel staff were lovely, very pleasant and very polite. The hotel is based very close to the central shopping area and has a lovely beach to come with it! Also it has the Sunday market on its doorstop which is a lot of fun! Fantastic rooms, will be staying again!!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015 via mobile

This was part of a three week holiday and said we would do cheap places all the way to koh samui and stay in a nice place once we got there ! Picked the Zara and what a nightmare!! The bugs and mozies in the room were unbearable (spiders everywhere in our bed just everywhere!!! Geckos in our bedroom and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Great place. Very spacious rooms. The breakfasts were a bit different to what we are used to in England, but I was expecting that and they do cater to western pallets. The smell of sewage is not great but bearable. The location is a bit further from the main strip but that was fine for me and my wife. Be... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We had a terrible experience at the Zara Beach Resort, there are much better places along Lamai Beach to spend your money. This 'resort' was so disappointing it's hard to know where to start. The mosquitoes were really bad, the smell of the open sewer that runs along the front of the resort was putrid and the large volume of... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We stayed in the double pool villa which was spacious spotless and ideal for us, our daughter her husband and young baby. We had not made a reservation and just walked in and they couldn't have been more helpful. When we asked to extend our stay and the room we were in had already been booked they offered us two... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

We had a fantastic time @Zara Beach Resort we ended up extending our stay there . Sunday markets held right outside in the street were great food stalls amazing. We were there in November 2014.It was my daughter's birthday Zara surprised my daughter with birthday cake.Rooms are lovely enjoyed the plunge pool indeed. Look forward to staying there again.I recommend... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We stayed at Grand Suite Plunge Pool in December 2012 and we like almost everything about this resort. Stayed in total of 3 hotels in Samui and Zara is the last one. Among all, Zara staff spoke the most fluent english and it was easy for us to communicate with them. We are not even a little effected by the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

The rooms are butifull and very big. Each villa has a privet little pool, desigend with style. looks like a tropical garden...with luxury villas hiding inside.very unique place. Great location in lamai, samui.

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