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Centara Kata Resort Phuket

4.0 of 5 54 Ked Kwan Road, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand (Formerly Jiva Resort & Spa)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had first reserved place to stay in Waterfront suites in Karon Beach. There it was impossible to stay because of night noises. So our travel agent arranged us new place and this was it. We had 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and living room in waterfront - so we got same here. This hotel has two restaurants and room service.... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was really nice and just in front of the swimming pool. The breakfast was excellent with daily menu. Here we had our best Pad Thai but you can find better restaurants at walking distance. All the workers there were extremely nice.

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed two weeks . Probably 4 star . Great staff 3 pools . Quieter location which we prefer . Trips organised in the lobby and excelent . My wife did the in house cookery course and loved it . And I got to share the food . The spa was lovely and not pushy . They do lots of deals... More 

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Hotel M, Hotel Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear Jimmywakefield, Thank you very much for your review, we very much appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience with us. I'm very happy to hear you enjoyed you stay with us, especially join in house activity cooking class, spa and Bath BONANZA. Pleased to hear your enjoyed the service of our staff who work hard to... More 

København, Danmark
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dear all employers at Centara, Thank you for a great stay at Centara. It´s our second stay here - and again it´s was super. :-) Also a super place for my son at 8, The hotel has a great swimming pool and different activities like `ping-pong´, lessons in Thai boxing and so on. We traveled unspecified with Startour - and... More 

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Hotel M, Hotel Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear Karolina Thank you very much for your review, we very much appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience with us. I'm very happy to hear your enjoyed you stay with s, especially Thai boxing lesson, swimming pool and our friendly staff, who work very hard to ensure our guests enjoy their stay with us. I shall... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came here after a recommendation by a friend and were very glad we chose to! Room was nice and cool with the air conditioning on everyday (though it did ice up at one point! They came and fixed it straight away), and was regularly cleaned. The pools were great and we even had a turn down the slide each.... More 

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Hotel M, General Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear KerrynF Thank you very much for you positive review, I'm most delighted to learn you enjoyed your stay with us. I'm very happy you enjoyed the room and great to hear the team fixed your AC when it was needed. Great recommendation on the day trips, which I can definitely recommend myself, Kata is a great place to stay... More 

Norsborg, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this hotell hade nice and helpfull staff,ok pool areas,I stayed in a room opposite the pool whith a slide. Think this hotell is more suited for families . the poolbar was nice,apart from the busy beez..but they where harmless. they had activities almost every day in the pool,witch was nice. food was ok,but thera are restaurants outside the hotell area.... More 

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Hotel M, General Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear Tanya V Thank you very much for your review. I very much hope you enjoyed your stay with us. While we are diffidently a great family resort and do have slides for the children to enjoy themselves on we do also cater for those who want peace and quite time by for example have a pool dedicated as a... More 

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Having visited Thailand quite a few times and checked the reveiws I was pleasently supprised by the standards through out the hotel . Granted 5 star it aint but what it lacks in the final touches it makes up for with the general ambience , location , food and more than anything the wonderfull staff. All in all a lovely... More 

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Hotel M, General Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear Timothy W, Thank you very much for your kind review. While we are as you mention not a 5 start hotel but a 4 star, and Im very pleased to hear we surpassed your expectations and you enjoyed our ambiance, location and food and especially pleased to hear your enjoyed the service of our staff who work hard to... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

Centara is great for families and the rooms are good for a budget resort! Unfortunately my husband slipped down the restaurant stairs on a rainy day and Management did not really care ! Management looked at the stairs but 8 days later the slip resistant strips were not fixed! Elderly people be careful in the rain

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Hotel M, General Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear Allvee Thank you very much for your review, I truly hope you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. I am very sorry to hear that your husband feel on the restaurant stair case, I sincerely hope is doing well. I can assure you I and the management team take the safety of our guests very seriously, which... More 

Espoo, Southern Finland, Finland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I really enjoyed my trip to Thailand. A key reason was our hotel, Centara Kata Resort. My family and I spent two weeks in this lovely hotel. We liked the food very much. It varied from spicy to less spicy. Smoothies were great: especially mango and strawberry. Our room was spacious which was good. However we only have one bathroom,... More 

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Hotel M, General Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear Elina2000 Thank you very much for you review, we very much appreciate you taking the time to share your positive experience with us. I'm very happy to hear you enjoyed you stay with us, especially our food, smooties and our friendly staff, who work very hard to ensure our guests enjoy their sty with us, I shall ensure to... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We had 2 weeks at the Centara Kata, the hotel is very nice with 3 good pools, the kids love the pool with the slide and swim up bar, the staff are all lovely especially the guards at the entrance, about a 500 yard walk to the beach but the hotel is right in the middle of the restaurants and... More 

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Hotel M, General Manager at Centara Kata Resort Phuket, responded to this review

Dear BradThax, Thank you very much for you review. I am very pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. I certainly agree our 3 pools are a great plus for our hotel and the slide is great fun for the children. And also that while we are not right on the beach, we are... More 

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Address: 54 Ked Kwan Road, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand (Formerly Jiva Resort & Spa)
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Kata Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Centara Kata Resort Phuket 4*
Number of rooms: 158
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Also Known As:
Centara Kata Resort Phuket Hotel Karon
Centara Kata Hotel
Centara Hotel Kata
Centara Kata Resort Phuket Kata Beach
Hotel Style:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Kata Beach
#11 Luxury Hotel in Kata Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Kata Beach
#14 Romantic Hotel in Kata Beach

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