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Merlin Beach Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   99 Muen-Ngoen Road, Tri-Trang Beach | Patong, Kathu, Phuket, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Ranked #38 of 261 hotels in Patong
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had 7 nights at the Merlin towards the end of my tour in Thailand. This hotel was a wonderful way to relax and unwind after my adventures in the mountains and in Bangkok. My room was clean, comfortable and had a beautiful view of the pool and the beach beyond. Plenty of variety in the food offered, and an... More

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 7 nights for my hubby's 50th birthday. There were 4 rooms booked in total. 2 were pool access rooms which I would highly recommend, the beds are the most comfortable I've ever slept on and yes you do have free wifi access. The others were on the 2nd and 3rd floors. The room on the second... More

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Ballarat, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

we recently stayed in this resort to celebrate my 50th birthday. There was 19 of us, from 9 year olds to me! It was fabulous, far enough away from the craziness of Patong to rest, but close enough that it wasn't a chore to get there. The free shuttle bus was great for getting into Patong, and tuk tuks were... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We travelled with a group of 8 (4 couples), with the other 6 staying in Patong. It is in some ways so good to be out of Patong, but without a private beach to swim in - one would be forgiven for getting cabin fever at Merlin Beach. We also didn't like only having free wifi in the lobby, meaning... More

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed here for the fourth time in April. 2009, 2011, 2013, 2014. This resort is clearly a favourite of ours however I am posting this hoping management will take the feedback on board. We have noticed a slight decline over the years in the friendliness of staff. I really noticed it last year and it was confirmed this year... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Thanks for a great stay! The room was very spacious, any issues we had were dealt with promptly (one of our bathroom lights was not working properly). The food at the breakfast buffet was delicious and there was a lot of variety. The hotel staff very friendly, lovely and helpful. ATM facility at the resort was very helpful.

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Melbourne, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed at the Merlin Beach Resort in April 2014. We had been to Thailand twice before, on the last occasion we stayed at Movenpick Karon Beach, and really loved it. We booked the Merlin as it was the same price as Movenpick and looked great on the internet. Upon arrival - nowhere near as nice as Movenpick, in general... More

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Ballarat, Australia
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Generally, we found the Resort to be of a good to very good standard … the rooms, the complex, the pools & housekeeping were all very good. However, we all agreed that we didn’t think the service was up to standard. We had many, many meals at the resort but found that there was not enough variety. On the last... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Stayed five nights. Four-adult family. This is a good resort in an ideal location if the delights of Patong Bay are not the main reason for visiting. Patong Bay is very busy with hundreds of bars, nightclubs, restaurants, souvenir shops etc. If you want it, Patong's got it - very cheaply. The Merlin Beach is 3km away in a private... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Excellent location, great overall. Nothing much more you could ask for. 3 pools, walk out to beach and massage. Several dining choices, with great buffets each night. Also very close to Patong for shopping and entertainment. Would stay again.

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Address: 99 Muen-Ngoen Road, Tri-Trang Beach | Patong, Kathu, Phuket, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Merlin Beach Resort 4*
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Also Known As:
Merlin Beach Hotel Patong
Merlin Beach Resort Phuket
Hotel Merlin Beach
Beach Merlin Resort
Beach Merlin Phuket Resort
Merlin Beach Phuket
Merlin Beach Resort Patong, Phuket

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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#5 Business Hotel in Patong #9 Top resorts Hotel in Patong #13 Spa Hotel in Patong #14 Family Hotel in Patong #16 Luxury Hotel in Patong #17 Romantic Hotel in Patong #18 On the Beach Hotel in Patong
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Merlin Beach Resort is a deluxe and luxurious hotel, situated on its own secluded Tri-Trang Beach (3 km. from Patong Beach). Low-rise buildings sitting along the private beach amongst 12 acres of swaying coconut palms and tropical garden. ... more   less 
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