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River Kwai Bridge Resort

8 Vietnam Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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Ranked #8 of 69 hotels in Kanchanaburi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014
pascaldebangkok Orchard Road, Singapore
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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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There was not so much to enjoy about really. The breakfast was average, the rooms below average (we stayed at a double room), the atmosphere had not a wow factor either and it was a bit overpriced. The pool was not cleaned and though the river view was good when we came down to the river the sewer went straight... More

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Orchard Road, Singapore
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21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

If you have the possibility, dont take a room in the 2 storey building near the reception. ... no power for the water which makes difficult to take shower ... Very good location Staff not very friendly at the restaurant but one receptionnist (man) was very helpful and nice 1,500 bahts for one room with almost no water, it is... More

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The highlight is the nice location next to river kwai, esp from restaurant, proximity to steel bridge, train station and market (not as good as kanchanaburi night market), nice pool, nice decor, clean rooms, great air con and wifi. The downside is the staff who are friendly but have a bored attitude in dealing with visitors. Maybe its the heat... More

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

We only stayed one night but it was a lovely place set on the river overlooking the bridge, rooms were great, pretty good value too. We also did a visa run to the Myanmar border and the staff were very helpful and sorted it out for us.

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Shepperton
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51 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

We stayed here on the first night of our tour of northern Thailand, so the hotel was chosen for us. Having read previous reviews we were somewhat sceptical, even more so when we saw 5 Russian coaches in the car park. Our room, overlooking the river was a long walk from reception so the porters earned their tip. Our room... More

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74 reviews 74 reviews
15 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

This small private hotel is wonderful. Friendly, helpful staff - they will call a taxi or tuk-tuk for you. At Reception there is a small shop for items, drinks & beers plus an ice-cream freezer. Open air dining & restaurant wonderful to view the bridge over the River Kwai. Plenty of food at breakfast time and enjoyable dining at night... More

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South Coast, England
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15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014 via mobile

Usual good mix of nationalities, decent front desk service,nice pool with masseuses. Breakfast decent enough but real point of it is the restaurant being situated riverside; watching life go by and listening to nature was great. Rooms adequate but gaps around doors mean close the door-curtains or spray room before going out in evening. Got charged for a broken glass... More

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Rishon Lezion, Israel
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21 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

The resort is located only abot 300-400 metrs from the Kwai bridge in a green area and at the river bank. You can see the bridge while relaxing or sitting at the dining room. The river bank view and the green resort is a worth while accomodation. The rooms are quite average but who cares when enjoying the nature and... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I was staying in Kanchanaburi to discover the history of my Father's time as a POW working on the Death Railway in 1942/43. My program organiser arranged for me to stay at the River Kwai Resort as it was directly opposite the site of what was the main camp of POW's in 1942-45 and a place where my father was... More

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Nakhon Sawan, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Great quiet hotel with a fantastic location .. staff just so friendly and smiling .. Rooms very good and clean. The reception at the hotel wonderfully, friendly and helpful. Breakfast is the best I've had in Thailand. The breakfast's staff friendly and in a really good mood. Pancakes, fresh eggs, fried eggs, scramble eggs, all the bacon you can eat... More

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Address: 8 Vietnam Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Kanchanaburi
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Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Kanchanaburi
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