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Khaolak Merlin Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   7/7 Phetkasem Road, Khao Lak 82210, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

3rd visit, everything was perfect as always. Booked an airport pick up via the hotel which was very prompt with no delays. Flight landed at 2pm, journey up to Khao Lak and check-in were both so swift that we were floating in the sea by 4.30pm. Only went B&B, the breakfast selection is superb. The village outside continues to grow... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With Thomson's flying direct to Phuket we decided to have a cheeky week in the sun to get away from a cold winter at home. We had an all inclusive package at the merlin which was fantastic and allowed us to eat off the a la carte menu at no cost. The staff are really friendly and make you feel... More 

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Kihei, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited the Khaolak Merlin the second time after our previous visit 2 years ago. It is still a very solid hotel. We especially like the location. Far enough outside of Khao Lak proper to be a little more quiet, but with enough nearby restaurants and shops to give you everything you need. Getting into town is easy (take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from a fabulous stay at the Merlin,cannot fault this resort in any way! Location perfect if you are looking for a relaxing holiday,beach is beautiful,resort is so lovely as set in the jungle rooms are nestled away in the greenery,food fabulous,immaculate and clean resort,staff very helpful.Restaurants in Baan village 2 minute walk are so cheap and excellent Thai... More 

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Luton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything about this resort encourages you to have a restful stay. This is our third stay here and we always request the same room. Breakfast has a full choice whatever your taste. If you go B and B as we do there are numerous restaurants within easy walking distance we prefer the ones at the end of the High street... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 10 nights at the merlin beach this February bed and breakfast which was excellent ,so much choice . Resort is spotlessly clean ,very friendly staff and free wifi if you choose to stay A/I you would not be disappointed drinks are quite expensive our room was lovely with balcony over looking pool outside there are numerous restaurants which offer... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Merlin at Khao Lak is a wonderful hotel, the staff are lovely and very attentive, the pools and gardens are beautiful. The food is really nice, the best food is A la carte, the down side is the buffets/bbq, not so good and very samey. Lunch was spent at the veranda restaurant by the beach, good food and a... More 

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Salford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel with stunning views, friendly service and good food. It is very peaceful and surrounded by plenty of lush vegetation. I recommend they upgrade the WiFi to a more reliable service, although in a place like this, the internet should be the least of your worries! We had a great time, although excursions and things to do in the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First things first as seems to be important to a lot of people (including myself) but they must have done something radical to the wifi in the last couple of weeks because we arrived on Saturday 7th Feb 2015 and I can get wifi everywhere. In fact I'm at the beach bar staring at the final sunset with a singha... More 

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Busselton, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Friendly smiling staff, prompt service and requests fulfilled happily. Our meals were generous, tasty and well presented. Our room was clean and spacious. Our shower had views of the pool our balcony overlooked and I loved hearing the birds singing away quietly in the mornings. We particularly enjoyed our half hour beach walk end to end each morning before one... More 

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Address: 7/7 Phetkasem Road, Khao Lak 82210, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phang Nga Province > Khao Lak
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Khaolak Merlin Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
Khaolak Merlin Khao Lak
Khaolak Merlin Hotel Khao Lak
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#12 Top resorts Hotel in Khao Lak
#12 Romantic Hotel in Khao Lak
#13 Spa Hotel in Khao Lak
#15 Luxury Hotel in Khao Lak
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Khao Lak
#20 Family Hotel in Khao Lak

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