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Patong Merlin Hotel

44 Thaveewong Road, Patong Beach, 83150, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

We recently stayed for 9 days in a pool access room, very relaxing with easy access to the swim up bar (which according to literature closes 9pm but was earlier while we were there, so was never an issue). Location of this hotel is great. Markets one side, beach the other, surrounded by massage places and restaurants, easy stroll to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights in May and luckily we got a free upgrade to one of the new rooms overlooking the pool. The other rooms look very tired and in need of a facelift. Our room was clean and had a good size bathroom, we also had a balcony that overlooked the pool area which was nice. The... More 

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Mindarie, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

havent been back to patong in over 14 years have stayed at patong merlin in 1991 and again in 1997 this hotel has some type of ora you cannot help feel SO relaxed once you enter its grounds 4 fantastic pools and the gardens are beautiful. The access to everything is perfect OTOP markets right across the road from the... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Fantastic location close to the beach, shopping, restaurants Recommend sea hag restaurant , great value and beautiful authentic Thai cuisine. Staff at breakfast very nice and welcoming. i would recommend the deluxe wing as it is newly renovated compared to the supreme wings although the supreme rooms are nice enough

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Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Stayed for 10 nights end of April. The complex comprises two areas, the main area with rectangular multi level rooms looking into a very large central area of pools and vegetation. There is also an adjacent area that has a pool in which you can swim up to your balcony if on the ground level. One entrance is directly to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

Fantastic location to beach, shopping, restaurant experiences & Bangla Rd. Recommend No 6 Restaurant on the hill, great value and beautiful view of Patong at night & courtesy bus picks you up from hotel and return trip to hotel. Staff at breakfast lovely, one staff member by the pool arrogant and one staff member young at front office also very... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2012

Had a fabulous time here, had our own Pool Access Room, the staff were fantastic, the food was marvellous, only minutes from Bangalo Street by Tuk Tuk, and just across the road from the beach. Would highly recommend the Patong Merlin Hotel, and would definately stay there again.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

Me and my husband stayed here for 4 nights from the 26th April till the 1st May 2012. We had a late flight and check in just after midnight. The guy who checked us in, did so very quickly. However didnt mentioned anything about internet etc. The bell boy took our luggage and showed to our room. Once in the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

The Patong Merlin was located in an ideal spot at the bottom end of the beach with the front of the resort accessing instant shopping, places to eat, Chemist, family marts and almost anything else you may be needing. Transport at the door step. The rear of the resort has bar and restaurants available with street access to the beach... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Our fourth stay here recently, and still love it. For us the location is perfect. Right in the middle of patong, yet on the edge as well. A short walk to everywhere, with seven 11, pharmacy, markets and restaurants at the door steps. Staff are always friendly and helpful. Pools great. For value for money you can't beat it.

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