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Merlin Beach Resort

#39 of 289 Hotels in Patong
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99 Muen-Ngoen Road, Tri-Trang Beach | Patong, Kathu, Phuket, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lowestoft, Suffolk
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65 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 5 nights with hubby and 15yr old son, all of us loved it. The resort itself is around an hours drive from the airport (1200-1400 baht taxi, 250 baht pp shared minibus. Prior to going we were given a room upgrade as the hotel was undergoing some renovations which was a little worrying, however this did not... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just spent two weeks here with my husband and 12 year old daughter. Hotel is lovely, deluxe room overlooking the pool was great, cleaned daily with new towels and bed sheets. Pools great, happy hour round the swim up bar is a must. Restaurants are nice, buffet breakfast good, gluten free food for my daughter and fresh pancakes for her... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We booked this place mainly for the kids for the pool and sliders. Good: We got a room with balcony and sea view. It was really nice and pleasant. Sea view is great, room comfort is pretty good even if queen size beds are small. Bathroom is also great and pleasant. Pool is great for the kids. Beach is clean... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our background; I am a spoilt traveller, I've lived in 5 star properties. My husband is an ex backpacker. Between us, we like something special, but not necessarily too fancy. DINKS (Double income, no kids) This hotel is a decent price and a good distance (close enough, but far enough) from the madness of Patong Beach and Bangla Road. The... More 

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

After the initial problems with getting out rooms we have really enjoyed our stay. The restaurants offer good food although more expensive than in Patong. The rooms are comfortable and cleaned daily. Breakfast offering is large and accommodates all tastes. The staff are very friendly and helpful and always stop to say hello. The free courtesy bus to Patong is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are just back from a 15 night stay. Beautiful hotel in a quiet part of Patong but within easy reach by Taxis 300baht. Patong pretty full on but plenty of places to eat/drink. The hotels 3 pools are perfect. The kids pool has a slide and a smaller pool for little ones. Plenty of beds around the pool and... More 

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Klerksdorp, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The resort has it all! We enjoyed the semi private beach - very picturesque and never packed with people. Just watch out it when the tide goes out it becomes rocky. The pools were fantastic. Always crystal blue. Kids will enjoy the size and variety. Adults will enjoy the pool bar. The staff were always friendly and helpful. The best... More 

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Benoni, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been for the first time March 2015. I miss it so much, we'll have to go back. Travelling a foreign country for the first time, things could be very overwhelming. We felt so at home though! Everything was just great, personnel, especially at the pool bar, was very friendly. Clean lovely place. The private beach and beach massages exceptional.... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 15 years ago pre Sunami and hoped it was as good. We are delighted with this resort. It ticks all the boxes. Location..tick Swimming pools..tick Breakfast..tick Staff ..tick Value for money ..tick We would advise to upgrade to a superior deluxe pool vie room and stay in block two or 6. Quieter and away from the Hard Rock... More 

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Kalgoorlie
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is our second time of visiting this hotel. The resort is very clean and sheets and rooms are cleaned daily. Great for families as it is 10 minutes out of Patong and up the mountain. Great for a Tuk Tuk ride at the end of the night (around $10). Staff are welcoming - Had room service a couple of... More 

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