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Xanadu 2008

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19/5, Moo 1 | Tambon Nong Bua, Kanchanaburi 71900, Thailand
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated a short 10 minutes' drive from the centre of Kanchanburi town, Xanadu 2008 really is a fantastic place to base your stay in this area. Spotlessly clean, great air-con, free wi-fi, fantastic food, and a lovely riverside location, you really can't go wrong with this place - and your friendly host Dennis will make you feel right at home.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We (a family of four) booked 3 nights in Xanadu, following the good reviews. The previous mails transaction with Dennis were good and understandable. This is not so common in Thailand. We had two connecting rooms that were nice, tidy, simple and clean. The resort looks beautiful. They have. Ice balcony on the riverside and nice pool. Dennis is charming... More 

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Warrnambool, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of family and friends of 11 ranging from age 14 upwards. We had the absolute best time here . Accommodation is bungalow type with excellent air con . The absolute pluses for this hotel was hospitality, never would we imagine that a hotel could feel so much like home. Anything And everything was provided for And... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi, We went for a few days (4 nights) with 2 adults and 3 children in july and we were the only guests at that time. Everything was ok, room was great, the info that Dennis gave was great, food and breakfast was ok, internet was also very good, cleaning of the room was good and the conversations we had... More 

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Merchtem, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We immediatly remarked at our arrival the beautiful garden, Dennis was great and the meals (breakfast, dinner, lunch) a delight! Dennis always helped for each question. We enjoyed our stay very much! We stayed with 5 persons (2 adults, 3 kids) at a family bungalow, cleaning was always very ok, airco also! The springrolls are the best of Thailand, also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We booked for two nights but ended up staying for three, we will be hard pushed to find anywhere better in Thailand. The whole experience from start to finish was spectacular. Dennis and Nee are the nicest people you could meet and their hosting was second to none. Nee should be on Masterchef because she would win it hands down.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We have stayed here for 4 nights in June 2015. We had some trouble getting there as the train fro Bangkok Thonburi station to Kanchanaburi was cancelled due to railwayworks. Our (elderly) taxi driver did not know where to go, so we called Dennis and he talked the driver to the resort which is quite far from town itself. When... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Quaint little bungalows to stay in and a nice sized pool. Sadly it rained the whole 3 days during our stay but Denis made sure we had trips to Erawan falls and a Elephants World arranged no problem. Food cooked by his wife was superb and they catered well for vegetarians. I was awoken many times during the night by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

This is a lovely, quiet spot to spend a few days. Don't be put off by the fact it is a bit out of town - getting into town is easy and fun. The rooms, pool area and meals here are terrific. A good selection of beer is ice cold and available all day. With Dennis around, you'll always have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Xanadu 2008 is a gem, and I'd consider returning to Kanchanaburi to just stay here again. The owner Dennis is involved in all aspects of running the place, and along with his wife's amazing cooking (better than any other Thai food I had during my travels, and for dirt cheap), he's always available to help plan outings and engage is... More 

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