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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 #197 of 309 hotels in Ko Samui
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
urqu17 Sydney, Australia
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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
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

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
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Coolangatta, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Bologna, Italy
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
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
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
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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portland, oregon
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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9 reviews 9 reviews
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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Singapore, Singapore
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
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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1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012 via mobile

Stay at this hotel at your own risk. Because the staff here don't care about you. behind the smiles, the staff here are very cynical indeed. They rented us a motorbike with a very bald front tire that had no grip on the dusty Samui road. The bike easily slipped and fell over, even from a standing position travelling at... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2012

Like one of the other reviews said if you're after a flash hotel this is not for you, but the position on the beach is so good. We stayed in a garden view room, it was quite small, really just enough room to out our suitcases on the floor and a small bathroom. My first impression was that it wasn't... More

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Also Known As:
Sand Sea Hotel Koh Samui
Sand Sea Resort And Spa
Sand Sea Hotel
Sand Sea Resort
Address: 155 Moo 4 T.Maret | Lamai Beach, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui
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Hotel Class:3 star — Sand Sea Resort & Spa 3*
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