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The Kala Samui

4.5 of 5 210/8 Moo 4, T.Maret, Koh Samui, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Shepparton, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Mixed reviews for this resort, but we booked it anyway based on the website pics. Stayed in room 101, duplex pool villa. "Rustic" as others have said, to be "realistic" they probably "need a bit of work" though. Still ok coz its built on a cliff so great view of the bay and chewang beach. Lots of steps. Staff were... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 6 nights at the Kala in a pool villa. Cannot fault the views spectacular, rooms were clean and spacious. There are lots of stairs to negotiate but the property is built on a cliff to make the most of the views so its a bit of a trade off. We found the staff very friendly and helpful. The... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We was back for few days to The Kala and all was perfect like the last time. Service is verry professionnal, people all time smilling, and thanks to the manager to arrange for us the same bedroom. Bedrooms are verry confortable, the view to the sea is just amazing, queen size or kingsize beds. The breakfast is delicious and you... More

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Toowoomba, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to stay for those who want a little privacy with great views. City is not far (not walking distance). If you want to stumble home drunk every night/morning then go somewhere else and keep this place safe for those enjoying Samui's finer moment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just left our duplex pool villa and wish we were still there. The resort is beautiful- spectacular views that can't be beaten. They even have their own deck situated with unobstructed views of the ocean. The room itself was beautiful- stone bathtub unground, huge stone shower with window overlooking the private pool-leafy garden. The bed was giant and... More

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Deluxe vacation in staying at pool villa and having spa every day. Hotel with great view and lovely decoration. Fantastic staff with nice pick up service. If you don't drive, it is no choice to eat. No shops around in a walk distance.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a really lovely, restful break at this hotel. The Kala provides luxury at a very low cost. The staff are super friendly and they go the extra mile to make your time at the resort memorable. The restaurant at the hotel offers an array of delicious breakfasts all served with fresh fruits, and the breakfasts are served until... More

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Rome, Italy
3 reviews 3 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just stay at the Kala. We booked at the last minute, and didn't have much time to do research on our trip to Koh Samui. The Kala was perfect - a very high level of luxury for the price, incredibly nice stiff, cozy, and welcoming. The hotel itself is beautiful, situated on the water, quiet, and peaceful. The porches are... More

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this hotel in December 2013 as part of our honeymoon and we stayed in the presidential villa. I would like to note that I am in international traveller and have stayed in hotels all over the world. Primarily 4 and 5 star hotels. Overall the hotel was good but there were some small niggles. 1) The villa... More

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Lewisville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot wait until we check out to gush about The Kala. The staff is courteous, friendly, knowledgable and most accommodating. And as excellent as the staff is, the property is even better! We personally love small, boutique style hotels and this one tops them all. We are in the base package Deluxe Seaview Room. In fact, we are in... More

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Address: 210/8 Moo 4, T.Maret, Koh Samui, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui
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Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Kala Samui 4.5*
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The Kala Samui Hotel Koh Samui
Kala Samui Hotel Koh
Kala Samui Koh

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The Kala Samui is a small boutique resort ideally located in one of the most breathtaking bays in Samui - Chaweng Noi. The resort is nestled on a cliff with a direct access to the clear waters of Chaweng Noi bay that is perfect for snorkeling, kayaking and fishing activities that the resort offers free of charge. The Kala Samui is well well-known for having the most stunning all-sea-view rooms and villas in Koh Samui, our environmental awareness and personalized service by our friendly staffs. Wrapped in the tropical gardens and preserved environment, the resort is a perfect place to slow down your life and enjoy the peace and serenity surrounded by the natural beauty with the best views on the island. ... more   less 
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