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Zara Beach Resort

3.5 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   156 / 3 Moo 4 Tambon Maret, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Ranked #15 of 31 Lamai Beach B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014
Ash S Lara, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lara, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the zara beach resort for 10 days and overall had a great and relaxing time! As some other people have reported, the river behind the resort can get a little smelly but nothing that overly put us off.. It was a quite little place and although the staff weren't great with their English, they... More

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Found this resort by chance, literally walked up to it from the beach. The resort is small, quiet and very modern. Each of the bungalows are finished well and the staff are very helpful. Great value for what is on offer. Just off the main Lamai walking street, this resort offers a break from the noise of Lamai. The resort... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Was in Samui for several days and really liked my stay at this resort. it had been years since I last visited the island. I made it a point to have a look at the other resorts as well for future reference. There are many to choose from but Zara stood out for me because of its location in Lamai.... More

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notingham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

first also read about smell from river but wasnt bad at all .if you want to chill only 12 villas and they spacious and very clean .just a 30 second walk to the beach over footbridge.nice friendly helpfull staff .

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Hook Norton, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014 via mobile

Great relaxing stay , fantastic staff , stayed in 2 bed villa was fab , very quiet had the pool to ourself, stopped over new year , massages on site were fab but just as good and much cheaper just up the road. This us our 2 nd stay here and would defo stop here again .

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at the Zara boutique hotel in July 2013 we had read quite a few of the reviews on here with regards to smells but found no problems at all. We stayed in the royal villa with a nice size pool with a large bath and plenty of storage. We overlooked the stream and the beach. The hotel just... More

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Shoalhaven, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013 via mobile

We were a little early to arrive so we waited in restaurant while our room was organized. The river is a little daunting at first slightly smelly but not enough to spoil you're time here. Our pool villa was great but no privacy when using pool. Main pool is good as is the bar there. Staff are amazing all very... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We stayed there for approx. 12 nights. Excellent service, well educated employees, good restaurant in the area, very close to the beach and a gym 150 m away. we missed nothing during our stay. in the bar excellent drinks have been served.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013

We stayed at the Zara, going by the pictures and reviews online to celebrate our anniversary. We'd only been able to book the smallest room which didn't have a pool as it was the only one available for booking on booking.com with the exception of the largest apartment which is suitable for a larger party. We felt really let down... More

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Sergy, France
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We booked the Zara beach for 5 nights based on website pictures, as well some Trip Advisor's ones and comments. We were expecting luxurious place where to have great and relaxing vacation in a luxurious environment. It was definitely not the case. I first tried to call the hotel while in the taxis as our driver was not able to... More

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Address: 156 / 3 Moo 4 Tambon Maret, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Maret > Lamai Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Zara Beach Resort 3.5*
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Zara Beach Hotel Lamai Beach
Zara Beach Resort Ko Samui/Lamai Beach

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The Zara Beach is a newly opened resort with a unique concept of luxury designed plunge pool villas surrounded by a luscious garden. The tropical setting, the abundance of water, the sea and beach view from the infinity pool and the service minded, English speaking staff, contribute to create an unforgettable vacation for our guests. ... more   less 
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