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Railay Bay Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   145 Moo 2 | Ao Nang Amphur Muang, Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
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Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Railay Beach
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Hsinchu, Taiwan
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights in a privacy cottage during low season, and loved having our own little patio/garden to hang out in. The resort has several pools that can be used and is a short walk to shops and food on either west or east beach. We preferred to eat outside the hotel [cheaper and better] but enjoyed the central... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having read the reviews before I visited the hotel, I was prepared. The reviews were right. The hotel is in need of updating/upgrading. The pool area is badly maintained including collecting empty glasses/bottles etc. breakfast was poor. Evening meals however were excellent. In some reviews, people criticised the staff, however, I found them all lovely and helpful. One big error... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel area is huge and spans from East to West Railey. As such, your room may very well not be beach front. However, the beach front itself is beautiful and the restaurant location very good. The reception staff is however horrible. My friend got food poisoning and asked for a late check out. They could agree to no more... More

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I wish that we would have combed through more reviews before booking this place. There are nicer places to stay on this peninsula-but on the east side for a fraction of the price. We were told the way to get there (from airport) was via long boat from Au Nang-but were totally shocked when we realized that meant hauling our... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After staying in Aonang, we moved on to our second resort, recommended by andaman avdentures, which is the Railay Bay Resort. We booked the privacy cottage and we were thoroughly impressed. The room was fantastic and the decor was classy and minimalistic, much to my boyfriends delight. I have to say the even though lunch and dinner was good, as... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just came back from Railay Bay last weekend and, while the location was just beautiful, sadly we can't say the same thing about our experience at Railay Bay Resort & Spa. The resort has so much potential as it flanks both the East & West sides, with a seemingly good mixture of accommodation options. You get the best of... More

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Lindsay, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is one of several on the island and from what we saw walking around, probably the best one, the views from the breakfast table are amazing. The pool butts up right against the beach. Room was good but starting to look a little tired - this is the only reason for 4 instead of 5 stars...staff very good,... More

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Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been staying at this resort at least once a year or two for over 10 years and often recommended it to our friends. While the location is outstanding, as many of the reviews here would agree, the service has dived a bit and the prices are simply out of line now. Sadly our last trip there last week will... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at this resort for a 6 nights in a privacy cottage with the an outside spa. I had really high hopes for this resort, but unfortunately left very disappointed. The location is amazing - possibly, visually, the best beach I've ever seen with the limestone cliffs enclosing the bay on each side, but it is... More

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Landsmeer, The Netherlands
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a resort with an amazing location on West Railay beach, stunningly located right in the middle of the beach. We booked it as the second stop in our 4-destinaion tour of the region put together with the help of Jan from andaman adventures, who did a brilliant job of putting together the best couples’ holiday we have ever... More

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Address: 145 Moo 2 | Ao Nang Amphur Muang, Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Krabi Town > Railay Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Railay Bay Resort & Spa 4*
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Railay Bay Resort And Spa
Railay Bay Hotel Krabi Town
Railay Bay Resort & Spa Railay Beach, Krabi, Thailand

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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Railay Beach #4 Luxury Hotel in Railay Beach #5 Top resorts Hotel in Railay Beach
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"A pearl in the Andaman for you to touch." Railay Bay Resort & Spa is part of an exclusive group of resorts that have beach front access to the renowned Railay Beach, which is perfectly located in Krabi, a most picturesque province. You will find that we are the only beach resort that has a West to East orientation at Railay Beach. ... more   less 
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