We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Merlin Beach Resort

#38 of 288 Hotels in Patong
Certificate of Excellence
99 Muen-Ngoen Road, Tri-Trang Beach | Patong, Kathu, Phuket, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Hotel amenities
Merlin Beach Resort
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Tingo to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Ranked #38 of 288 Hotels in Patong
Certificate of Excellence
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
hdnd50 Sydney, Australia
Add Photo Write a Review

1,526 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this property
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    791
    454
    189
    57
    35
See reviews for
492
608
17
16
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (388)
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (1526)
  • Mar-May only
    (401)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (389)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (386)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (350)
All months
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed for 7 nights at the Merlin Beach resort Patong where the staff are friendly, the pool's are amazing and the atmosphere is relaxing. The rooms are very clean and spacious and we highly recommend a relaxing cocktail at the awesome swim up pool bar. The hotel provides a free shuttle bus into the hustling night life of Patong... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Read loads of reviews of this hotel before going, all the + and --. First of all the hotel looks stunning and the staff were very friendly, helpful and always polite. We arrived at 23:00hrs on a Friday night. First room was not what we asked for, the staff went out their way and we got a fantastic room with... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shepparton, Australia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's a lovely resort and all food was great as of course were the cocktails . Staff where helpful and friendly and rooms excellent . Nice to be able to go onto the beach to the massage huts which is great . The beach is for looking at only no swimming due to rocks. Unfortunately there isn't any little shops... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We have been to the merlin beach resort 6 times. We love it so much decided to have our wedding there last October 2014 Everything was just perfect and so beautiful Petchari the wedding planner does an amazing job. And very easy to plan through emails. The resort itself it beautiful with 3 huge pools and pool bar. The swim... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Workington, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful rooms with lovely views .we had an internal room which looked out onto an internal lazy river with fountains and waterfall .staff were very friendly and helpful beautiful little private beach .great surprise was a little pub on a hill from the beach great views of hotel from up there.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again we arrived for out stay. The 15th time we have been there. That must say something that maybe we like the place. No we love it. The staff are so friendly and welcoming. Some people say English is no good but we have never had any issues with the staff. Communication has always been easy. The rooms are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Victoria
Level Contributor
42 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 8 of us stayed for 10 nights, while the resort has great pools we felt let down by the following, one evening we came back to have security stop us and question one of our parties wife who is Japanese thinking she was Thai and making feel uncomfortable about the whole process, she set them straight very... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Auckland, New Zealand
Level Contributor
18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lovely resort as long as you realise it is 4 star. The pools were huge, nice and clean and with plenty of loungers available. I was told by a Thai the locals call this The Aussie Hotel and the guests mostly seemed to be Australian but like all Aussies very friendly. We had a couple of issues... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Derby
Level Contributor
17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I stayed at the Merlin Beach Phuket for five nights as part of a three place stay in Thailand from the 5th to 10th June 2015. The hotel upgraded Deluxe room on the ground floor facing the sea was gorgeous and the room service impeccable and reasonable in price. All staff in the hotel were friendly and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
Surin L, Manager at Merlin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for taking the time to share details of your recent stay at The Merlin Beach Resort, it is greatly appreciated. It was so amazing that you were much familiar with the resort premises and its facilities during stay. Apart from the compliments on food and facilities, your positive comments about our staffs, services mean... More 

Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Deluxe suites with private access to the pool from your own room patio is brilliant! We loved the pool bar in the main pool area, great cocktails & service. The hotel food is very good, staff are friendly and helpful. Free shuttle service to Patong Beach was great. Great pool and play area for children. Loved staying here, will definitely... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Surin L, Manager at Merlin Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Great feedback, thank you for having chosen to stay with us, thank you too for your kind words regarding our hotel, our staff and facilities,I do hope that your stay was most enjoyable and memorable one. It is the greatest compliment to all of us when our guests leave wanting to come back. It is really appreciated. Look... More 

Hotel Review Summarization

What travelers say

  • Tuk Tuk(22)
  • Shuttle buses(17)
  • Pool bar(14)
  • Free shuttle(9)
  • Happy Hour(9)
  • Buffet breakfast(7)
  • Very friendly(7)
  • Pool access room(4)
  • Little tiger restaurant(4)
  • Great Place(3)
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

1,678 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (1142)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (231)
Viewed
Dining (53)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (312)
Viewed
Room/suite (207)
Viewed
Family/play areas (5)
Viewed
View from room (61)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (18)
Viewed
Other (248)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (518)
Viewed
Amenities (86)
Viewed
Beach (13)
Viewed
Deluxe Room (58)
Viewed
Kid's Pool (10)
Viewed
Pool Access Room (63)
Viewed
Pools (88)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (71)
Viewed
Superior Room (64)
Viewed
The Hotel (65)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (18)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Patong
0.0 mi away
Patong Merlin Hotel
Patong Merlin Hotel
#59 of 288 in Patong
4.0 of 5 stars 1,059 reviews
1.7 mi away
Grand Mercure Phuket Patong
0.4 mi away
Avista Hideaway Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.9 mi away
Amari Phuket
Amari Phuket
#2 of 288 in Patong
4.5 of 5 stars 2,448 reviews
1.7 mi away
Holiday Inn Resort Phuket
1.4 mi away
Burasari Resort
Burasari Resort
#10 of 288 in Patong
4.0 of 5 stars 1,994 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay