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Kata Poolside Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   36-38 Kata Road | Kata Beach, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice hotel near the beach. Hotel has two building with the pool in between. We took the pool view rooms on the 2nd building which has balcony on the pool side. Rooms are large with basic toilet amenities. No power shower but large and comfortable beds. Very nice breakfast at the restaurant which also offers 30% discount for the guests... More

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Oakhurst QLD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed staying here it is very close to everything and although it is close to all facilities it is tucked away done the side of it's restaurant which is on the main road it was a bit of a walk to to our room but I didn't mind as it is very quiet. The pool area is very... More

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Monroe, New Jersey
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very good hotel for the price. The swimming pool was quite nice, although I wished it were open past 7:00PM. A very short walk to Kata Beach, and many restaurants. One note: Beware of local taxi drivers! Was told the restaurant I wanted to go to (10 minutes away) was "closed", but could be taken to another... More

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

January 2014 travelled round Thailand and stayed in 7 places over 3 weeks and this was the only one that disappointed. 6 of us in 3 rooms, all were dark looking onto a wall or water tank and pool area was horrible! They wouldn't top up tea, sugar etc but everywhere else did which we thought petty. We have just... More

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Boras, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We stayed here right before new years 2013 and felt it was well overpriced for what you actually get. The room was ok, Thai standard. We had a room towards the back with a balcony view of a wall. The pool is small and full of leaves. The mini ponds by the reception are mosquito reproduction ponds. The beds were... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Disappointing. While the beach was a short walk an breakfast was good the room smelled of mold. There was a lengthly brown out lasting to early motning the next day unfortunately the generator was not able to provide power to the guest rooms. The balcony faced a concrete wall .

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Bali, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

I just stayed 4 nights here, which was OK but I booked a fifth and left early and they wouldn't refund me or give me my money back. Also when I arrived I asked specifically for a room with a decent view of some sort as I wanted to sit on the balcony and write, and they gave me a... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013 via mobile

If I had to do it all again. There is NO WAY i would stay there. 7 nights of disappointment. The food at the restaurant was not good at all. The staff had limited English. The funniest is that you only get coffee and tea bags on the first day of arrival in your room. Thereafter it was not replenished.... More

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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

we stayed at kata poolside for 4 nights and it was 3 too long! the place looked bigger and smarter online, down a narow smellie drive to reception , a dirty green pond with the loadest frogs iv ever heard ( dont mind wildlife ) and then past the most annoying tailor who dosnt leave you alown no matter how... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

The Kata Poolside Resort is on Kata Road at Kata Beach so location is very good. We paid 1800baht a night walk in rate for a Deluxe Pool Access room which also included free wifi and breakfast. There are not many rooms that face the pool which is quite small, nowhere near as big as it looks on their website... More

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Address: 36-38 Kata Road | Kata Beach, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Kata Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kata Poolside Resort 3*
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