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Lanta River Sand Bungalow

Klong Tob Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Great atmosphere and beach. Quiet location. If you have a problem sleeping in an open bungalow, then do not book here. Nice, big comfortable beds with mosquito nets, cold water bathrooms and inviting porches with 2 hammocs and 2 big comfy chairs. Would definitely recommend this place, the staff were lovely and very accommodating.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I had such high hopes for these ideally positioned beach huts. Another review pointed out that guests will have the pleasure of rats, mice and even snakes in your room. This may be the case, personally I didn't see any, my problem was more of a human one, or more specifically a terrifying, dollar- hungry pair of them, both female,... More 

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Sosnowiec, Poland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We booked the place on booking.com but when we arrived it came out that the lady extended the stay to some other people, we had to stay on a different location one day, the next day also it was not ready we were loacted at the back and we wanted to be at the front, so we had 2 days... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

We loved staying at River Sand. The ladies that run the place are absolute characters. The hotel is in a great location - right on the beach. It is located in the south-western end of the island on a beach called Klong Toab - which is quiet and away from the hustle and bustle of the northern end of the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We did not stay at this place, but at the Rawi Warin resort 300 m to the North. However, we had lunch 3 times at River Sands and all three times were great. Fantastic location, not crowded, great good (& fantastic lemon shakes), and very nice and friendly staff speaking great English. Definitely worth a visit!

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Marburg, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We stayed at lanta riversand for christmas and we enjoyed our stay. The resort could be a paradise if it would be kept better. Our boungalow was nice although it was one of the last ones without renovation. But the area around was a mess and kind of a dumping ground for old construction material. The beach is nice but... More 

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Parksville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

We loved riversand. The bungalows were quaint and lovely to stay in. The patio restaurant overlooking the ocean brought guests from other accommodations. The staff were funny and engaging they do speak fluent English contrary to a previous comment. The atmosphere was relaxing and the beach is wonderful. You are staying in thatched huts with bamboo floors so you have... More 

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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

The huts look nice on first sight - and the beach is very nice and calm. Sadly, the houses are designed to be very open - that means you might have rats, mice and even snakes in your room. Your bed is secured by a mosquito net, so if you dont mind those animals in your room and bathroom then... More 

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Shaoxing County, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

We stayed there 2 nights and we enjoyed so much. Very simple accomodation but clean and comfortable. We felt like Robinson Crusoe in those bamboo huts.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2010

Spent a week at the River Sand in a bungalow on the 3rd row. Large room, bathroom with cold water and wc, mosquito net and fan, hammok (150 bath for the duration of your stay) on the terras and a view on the "private" beach". The beds are a bit hard (but then again all beds I have had in... More 

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Address: Klong Tob Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
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Number of rooms: 6
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