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Bamboo Bay Resort

87 Moo 5, Aow Mai Pai, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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Ranked #33 of 82 Hotels in Ko Lanta
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated in the last bay at the southern end of Kho Lanta, Bamboo Bay is well placed to be a fabulous retreat. Sadly it's great location, beautifully designed bar and restaurant and friendly staff are marred by very neglected rooms. Ours was like a concrete boarding house, filthy bathroom in need a good scrub and imbued with a general air... More 

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Munich, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort is awesome! Nice, big and clean rooms with an awesome view. The staff is very, very friendly and speaks good english. If you want to have party every day or do shopping trips, this resort is a little bit far away, so you need a scooter or something. But if you just want to relax - its perfect!

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Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just stayed at Bamboo for 6 nights and absolutely loved it! The bungalows all have breathtaking views of the bay below. We stayed in big bungalow #18 and the view was one of the best... But all the bungalows have amazing views. If you are thinking ´´hilton'´ then go elsewhere because obviously if you paid so little for a bungalow... More 

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

At bamboo bay the view and the beaches are stunning absolutely beautiful it's such a shame the rest of the place isn't it could be amazing if it had some tlc the bathroom was old and dated with big holes in the wall and the shower had live cables exposed and only cold water when we arrived the last customers... More 

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paris
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

If you are looking for a cool place in a lovely country If you want to be apart the crowd of tourists and live your own paradise trip If you like a clear lagoon better than a superfical swimming pool if you prefer to watch the view on the sea bay instead TV if you prefer talking with real people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

I stayed here during New Years 2013 for over a week and it was one of the most beautiful places I've been to so far. The accommodation is great, good food and lovely, lovely staff. It's a gem! The location of the resort is stunning, it has it's own private beach, clean and a backdrop of the trees and hills.... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Now this is what I imagined Thailand to be like. Near deserted beaches, very friendly people, great food, relaxed atmosphere. We stayed in a small air con bungalow, which was lovely. It was about 10 steps from the beach. The staff were all really friendly and helpful, and their food was amazing. If you like really spicy food, I recommend... More 

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Shanghai
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

I stayed here for three days. Prices in the restaurant fluctuated daily depending on the waiter that served you. Always check your bill against the menu. I also have since found out that I was heavily overcharged for my accommodation compared to prices advertised on agoda, trip advisor and booking.com. The staff are very friendly and do try to help... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We stayed in an amazing cabana style bungalow, back up the hill over the bar with a veranda looking out over a beautiful bay, and what a sunset, what a view! The staff were great to deal with, even arranging our trip back to Krabi airport for an early flight.. Some things are a little rough around the edges, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

This is one of only a few secluded beaches on Koh Lanta, and is a great place to stay. We had an a/c room with a great view over the water. Room is basic but nice enough. Mattress could use an upgrade, but linens were clean and nice. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Restaurant could be improved - we... More 

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Address: 87 Moo 5, Aow Mai Pai, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 21
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