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Pong Phen Guesthouse and Bungalows

Soi Bangladesh, River Kwai Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
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Ranked #13 of 75 Kanchanaburi B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Beverley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stayed here for three nights on our trip around Thailand, and were very impressed with the service, quality and value. The location is great, set just back from the main tourist area in Kanchanaburi, and the clean swimming pool was in the sun every time we went for a dip. We had a first floor room in the guesthouse... More

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Chanthaburi, Thailand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

It was ok. Nothing special or writing home about. The pool was great but the staff at the restaurant weren't very attentive. I'd recommend eating elsewhere, I did. But as for the room I stayed in the air con worked, it was a decent size, it had a comfy bed so it was a good value for a mere 500... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

I found this place by chance and was impressed with the value if affored. Mine was one of the cheaper rooms but was clean and comfortable. The pool area was a haven of peace with great river views and the meals available were well priced and tasty. For my $21.00 I was more than happy. Had I been sharing a... More

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stumbled upon Pong Phen by accident & expected the price to be a lot higher than we paid! We literally thought we were in heaven after some backpackers/b and bs we had been to! The pool was a massive bonus as was the free wifi and aircon! We wanted to stay longer but unfortunately they were full :( Definitely... More

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Kimberley, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Stayed 3 nights in the family room. Excellent value with great air con and fridge. The staff were very accommodating, putting an extra bed in the room at minimal cost. Food is a fair price for what they offer, though there are much cheaper options if you are after good genuine Thai food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

stayed at pong phen several times and it is truly value for money the only thing I would say is there seems to be a lot of chlorine in the swimming pool and have never seen the levels checked which can be dangerous to the eyes also we had some money go missing from the room which was not reported... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Just stopping off for one night, took an air con room for 400B. Room itself was a bit of a coffin and the air con unit didn't work as anything other than a fan. If I was staying longer I'd complain however I was up and out early the next day. Place has got a certain amount of character, can... More

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

500 baht room, near pool, great bar, excellent restaurant, lovely pool. This place can't be beaten for the price. Scooter hire is available from the restaurant, you can arrange excursions, make sure you take in the waterfalls.

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We stayed here for one night and would have stayed another but the guesthouse was fully booked. Nice pool and great value! The guesthouse is very near the center of town so you can walk to most places.

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Pully, Suisse
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Stayed in a 500 baht room below the swimming pool. Overall it was rather good except the bed bugs. The front desk and waitress do their job correctly but are not friendly. At breakfast (not included), you receive jam to cover only half a toast whereas you have 2 toasts but there is free banana for guests.

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Address: Soi Bangladesh, River Kwai Road, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Kanchanaburi
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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