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Rico's Bungalows

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   42 Kata Road, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Ranked #32 of 55 Hotels in Kata Beach
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dunstable
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The bungalows are like a cheap motel and the bathroom poor with a serious drain smell. Shower rubbish. Pool good size. Gardens dated, cheap and shabby. The price was good though. If you are going to travel all the way to Thailand don't waste your money by coming here head straight for the nearby islands via Phuket Town or Krabi... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed around 6 days at Rico's Bungalows and really enjoyed it. The bungalows are spacious (around 20 sqm with King size bed), comfortable (good bed,hot shower, AC, WIFI) and clean (cleaned everyday, towels and beach towels changed everyday). There's a medium size swimmingpool (with separated space for children) accessible from 7:00 to 19:00 which was enjoyable for relaxing during... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We went here for 3 nights and it was great! Good location, near shops, 7-eleven, restaurants, bus to Phuket-city and the beach. Swimming pool is not huge but really nice. We booked a double room with an extra bed (3 persons), but got the room in the right corner. Very big room with 2 double beds. The fridge is nice,... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed at Rico's bungalow's for 2 weeks during Son Kran. (Not sure if this is spelt correct :-|) The hotel is in the heart of Kata, a quick stroll to Kata beach and an easy tuk tuk ride to Patong. The staff are amazing!! I don't believe they get enough credit for the hours they put in and the... More 

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Lake Munmorah, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

Booked in at Rico's Bungalows for 3 nights and ended up staying 5. Close to the beach and shops. All bungalows surround the pool which made it easy to get to know all the other tourist. Good for families with a wade pool for the youngsters. Reception really friendly. If you need her, just yell out Jannnnnnn. Haha.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We absolutely loved Rico's Bungalows. The staff were so friendly and helpful. The place was spotlessly clean inside and out. Room was basically decorated but had everything we needed. AC worked great as did electric hot showers. The outsides of the bunglows and around the pool were well manicured, and they even grew some herbs and vegetables for the restaurant... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We stayed at Ricos for 10 Days. Staff Fantastic, front desk fluent in Englsh. Rooms Clean and so close to all that Kata Beach has to offer. We will be returning back to Kata in a couple of weeks, and will definitly by rebooking here.. Karl

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Southampton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stayed at Rico's Bungalows which we found by walking around the area of Kata Beach. It is tucked away down a corridor between shop fronts. We were pleasantly surprised as the rooms are all located around the big swimming pool and smaller pool attached. There is a walkway around the pool with all the rooms with a patio. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The location of the hotel is perfect. Very close to the beach. It is a really nice stay may it be with friends, as couple or as family. The rooms are also good. The swimming pool is great. Me and my daughter were not ready to come out of it. The staff can speak good English. Staff is very welcoming... More 

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Rochester, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Spent two weeks here while in Phuket and it was an amazing value. All of the rooms surround the pool and each room has a private patio both of which are very nice to cool down when the temps begin to hit the 100 degree mark in the afternoons. The room is cleaned daily, and the sheets are changed with... More 

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Address: 42 Kata Road, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Kata Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Rico's Bungalows 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Rico`s Bungalows Hotel Kata Beach
Rico's Bungalows Phuket/Kata Beach
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#14 Family Hotel in Kata Beach

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