We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Funky Fish

241/1 M.3 Long Beach (Phra Ae), Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Best prices for -
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
The Funky Fish
Professional photos View all
The Funky Fish
Write a Review

31 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    6
    11
    2
    5
    7
See reviews for
2
9
8
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (31)
  • Mar-May only
    (12)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (1)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (6)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (12)
All months
Freising, Germany
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i did stay in a dorm room and not the bungalows. the dorm was big and very clean. there is no common area which is a minus for being hostel accommodation. and its very noisy till 1am or so, as there is party in one of the bars everyday. the staff did not understand english too well but its ok... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is great, good location like a 2 minute walk to the beach! Your in the jungle so expect bugs like spiders roaches ants and alike. The beds are OK and they have dorms or bungalows my friends stayed in a bungalow as they were coupled up and I stayed in the dorm. We only wanted to stay one... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Magog, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

On our first night myself and two other girls rented an ac bungalow for 4 nights. The place looked nice and clean. No lockers though. We left for one hour and came back someone had come in through the window and stolen all of our money, passeports, credit cards, cameras and jewellery. The bamboo bars on the window weren't fixed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Oakland, ca
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I wish I had read some of the reviews before stumbling upon Funky Fish. Their location is great, very close to the beach but the two main staff members and most of the restaurant workers are rude and apathetic. On my first day I kindly asked for a standard amenity in the bungalows to be fixed and experienced the staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin, Texas
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I stayed here for 600 baht-reasonable value right next to the beach. The room was what you expect in a backpackers place-cheap furniture a less than stellar A/C. There was a huge home fridge in my room which didnt work but hey nobig deal.The guy who seemed to run the place had a laiisez faire atttitude to virtually everything.I kept... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Halmstad, Sweden
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We only stayed for one night even thou we had booked for four. We stayed on a bungalow near the beach (they also have bungalows a couple of hundred meters against the main road). The bungalow was basic and ok, but they should take a little bit more care on the surrondings. The owner/ boss is not the most helpful... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Amboise, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Hello to you, I came few days ago with my brothers and it was really great as the service that the room rent and especially a super friendly! Familly and staff, continue as it is really a super cool place to spend good holidays. and if you ever voyer this message esque you could pass on my email to all... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Great Malvern, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
21 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

I gave funky fish a chance despite the reviews, but the reviews we're very correct . On arrival I waited at the bar whilst a really rude lady kept writing bar dockets and asking have you booked have you paid ...?i booked via booking.com who advised that the hotel would let me know at check in if they had taken... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Delhi
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

The worst place we had stayed on our trip to thailand was funky fish. We reached there after 6 hours of travel and were very disappointed to see the place we had booked. Dirty shacks from inside and cheap furniture on the inside. The sheets, pillows and towels were very old and had lots of stains. No toiletries, toilet paper... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ottershaw, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
43 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

We've been to Lanta no less than 7 times over 8 years!! We've watched it change from a backpackers hideaway to a family island, and it still retains most of its beauty and charm! It is more touristy now, with the tailors and souvenir shops like Phuket, but it's still a wonderful place to visit! We've stayed at LD, Arrow... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to The Funky Fish? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about The Funky Fish

Address: 241/1 M.3 Long Beach (Phra Ae), Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your The Funky Fish reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Hotel Style:
#33 Top resorts Hotel in Ko Lanta

29 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (25)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (7)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Other (11)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (5)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay

Near The Funky Fish

Top-rated Attractions Nearby
Top-rated Restaurants Nearby