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Rico's Bungalows

42 Kata Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Granna, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed at Rico's bungalows one night before transferring to Koh Lanta. We really enjoyed the place, it was nice, clean and cozy. The location is great, it's in the middle of the bar/restaurant street in Kata beach and the bungalows are located in a quiet courtyard so you won't be disturbed of the noisy nightlife at all. They have... More 

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Shenzhen, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first impression you get of Rico's from the street is somewhat average. There is a big sign and under it a narrow corridor to a small reception. However immediately after the reception is another world compared to the one on the street. It is hard to imagine that just a few meters away cars and motorbikes are rushing by.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice rooms, soft area and I really like the location. Clean pool and beutiful garden. Walk 2 min to the beach kata and 10min to kata noi. Many resturants in the area near the hotel! Many Swedish and european people living on the hotel

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Phuket Town, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

I went rico bungalows with my family ... there is really quite and relaxing .. if you have to go with ur family and wanna relaxing with your family you can go there .. just enjoy and take your time .. thx for RICO :)

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Sydney
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Rico's is well located, everything is close by However, it is now looking tired..bungalows could be upgraded and managed better. If some money was spent repairing wear and tear it gas the potential of being a very good resort

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Kurtistown, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This was a perfect hotel-Bungalows surround the pool-The rooms are very clean, staff friendly, location is really good-Rooms have mini bars and great air conditioning-Many bars and restaurants-Cleaning staff is very friendly and keep room neat-A must stay in Kata-A short 5 minute walk to beach-about $23.00 a night

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South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

This is a very good place to stay in. We stayed for two weeks happily. We only had a aircon and plumbing problem the day before we left and the staff attended to us efficiently. Friendly and helpful staff.

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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We spent almost 2 weeks at Rico's Bungalows end of May 2015 and found it very comfortable and convenient. The beach is only a 5 minute walk away from the hotel and you can find restaurants and street food vendors just around the corner. Most restaurants are ridiculously overpriced, but the street food is reasonably priced and delicious. The bungalows... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Been here 4 nights so far. Have no complaints. Low season, so there are not many people here. Quiet day and night. Pool is right outside your door no matter which bungalow you are in. Beach is a 5 minute walk away. The beach is nice, but not too impressed with Kata overall. The restaurants are way overpriced and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

Couldn't ask for more. home away from home. Staff member , Ree, like one of the family. Close to the action , yet not noisy.Delightful just getting into swimmers and flopping straight into pool without packing an overnight bag. Exactly as advertised. Considering moving in permanently, not withstanding Visas

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