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Sand Sea Resort & Spa

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   155 Moo 4 T.Maret | Lamai Beach, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Ranked #192 of 311 hotels in Ko Samui
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014
kirste24 Leeds, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Room was extremely old and looked NOTHING like the pictures online. The door to the room was not secure in the slightest and we ended up tying a rope from the main door to the bathroom door at night. The bathroom was such a let down as it looked lovely on the hotel pics. The bath was awful and very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Nice hotell with nice stuff, good food and sound of waves from the sea. If they get better signals for TV and WIFI it'll be one more star. We stayed for ten nights, the last four nights in a poolvilla - jaccusi and a pool just outside the glassdoor with a fantastic view to the ocean.

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Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is the sixth time I have stayed at this resort in the last ten years so I am in a position to judge performance and standards over time. I stayed there in late March 2014. I immediately sensed that all was not well. The bungalows are tired and getting a bit shabby. The standard garden view bungalows do not... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

I stayed here a week. I have no complaints. Very quiet, at the Beach, nice pool. They say they have a lof of French in the high season. That might sent a end to the quietness. But I think that is the same everywhere. There was no russians here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

we got in to lamai on a Thursday night about 9.30 a night and stayed at utopia and got up early the next day went for a walk to the east and came across sand sea resort which is about 5 resort down from utopia and walk in to had a look at a room book a room right on... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013 via mobile

The hotel is on Lamai beach, in the north side. They offer the swimming pool, the chairs for the beach and the towel for free. Note that the facilities at the swimming pool are in good conditions, while the chairs at the seaside are mainly broken. A good advantage is that you can have free, clean towels for the beach/swimming... More

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Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Booked a room for the bathtub. First day got the booked room, tried to have a bath, checked: fleas everywhere. Cleaned it MYSELF Found a larva under the bathtub headrest: went to reception to coplain. They sent me the maid, who yelled at me saying she had 10 rooms to clean and not enough time. Booked the room again (since... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

If you want to be in a quiet place on the beach, but not too far from the action at lamai beach, this is the place. Bring or get a hammock, or 2. We hung them up on the trees. The pool is great. Can't swim out front in ocean--too many rocks, and very shallow (less than 2 feet /... More

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Lund, Sweden
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

This is the second time we stat at Sand Sea with two years between our visits. In addition I was at Lamai in 1997 and see the change towards a total tourist ghetto. Many places like Lamai is rapidly loosing it's charm in Thailand. The pressure from massive tourism wears both people, structures and nature down. Sand Sea is no... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

This hotel was recommended to us by friends as a good value for money hotel at popular Lamai beach. Since it was our first time to Samui we decided to stay here for the first half of our stay. Our friends stayed at the budget rooms close to the water but we decided to go for the 'Junior Suite Ocean... More

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Address: 155 Moo 4 T.Maret | Lamai Beach, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sand Sea Resort & Spa 3*
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#81 Top resorts Hotel in Ko Samui #91 Spa Hotel in Ko Samui #131 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Samui
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