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Ancient Realm Resort and Spa

174/5 Moo 5, Kantiang Bay, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Nanjing, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Generally, this is a cute little resort, which is hosted by some westerners. They have beautiful room and a little garden, but you can not enjoy the sea and beach from the resort. Breakfast is acceptable. It is not buffet but some ordered food. The worst thing is a nearby mosque. There will be prey at 5:00am. Because the resort... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My parents, boyfriend and I stayed here for 3 nights and love it! David and his dog greeted us upon arrival and walked us to the beach for lunch. Rooms done in lovely thai style and very spacious and clean. Very relaxing place to stay as quite quiet although there are lovely restaurants on the road or along the blissfully... More 

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Beaverton, Oregon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amidst our stay in Chiang Mai, my wife had been researching for our accommodations in Ko Lanta. She found this place on TripAdvisor and asked me to look at booking it based in positive reviews. Not only does it agree with our preferred beach atmosphere but also our budget. After figuring out the tricky booking system, I selected our dates... More 

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Robina, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Husband and I loved this place and having breakfast with George by the pool. Sunset drinks With Glen and David with George was a lovely end to day. Mosque only goes at 5am once and we were only there once more when it happened during day. Beach was great ànd so close to us. Bed was comfortable and place was... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

We stayed at Ancient Realm during low season this. Year. David is amazing. The nicest kind of person. Helpful, and knowledgeable. The rooms are clean and more than adequate, with a TV and air-con. The restaurant was good, though they are redoing it, so it should be even better. And early morning rice soup is a must on the porch.... More 

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Portland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Ancient realms resort and spa felt like its own little world on an island that really feels like its own little world. Koh Lanta is an incredible place that deserves to be a part of any Thailand itinerary. The island has something for everyone and is not overrun by tourists like many islands in southern thailand. You dont have to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Pro's: - Decent room - Good fresh breakfast whenever you want - Kantiang bay, nice big beach which never gets crowded, cool hippie-ish bar (the why not bar) - Hospitality and good services from David, and the dog Georgie made us feel like home. Con's: - All I can think of is the aircon which is quite weak as it... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We booked to stay here for a week in August with our 4yrs old daughter. The resort is fine, lacking a little maintenance here and there, but generally ok. However, when we got there we were charged the price of a full extra bed at 300 baht per night extra for pir daughter, which is weird because we picked a... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This hotel is lovely. The owners Glen and David are so friendly and helpful. The rooms have a welcome tray with some lovely treats in, the beds are 4 poster with a lovely bathroom. This was luxury for us. The breakfast was really great as well you could pick what you wanted and have on your balcony, in the restaurant... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I went on a solo holiday just to get some peace and quiet. That is just what I got here. Breakfast was included everyday and it was tasty. The room was spacious enough for four, even though it was just me. Great balcony for reading, studying, or chatting with friends. I can say it is a little slice of heaven... More 

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Address: 174/5 Moo 5, Kantiang Bay, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Ancient Realm Hotel Ko Lanta
Ancient Realm Resort
Hotel Style:
#8 Spa Hotel in Ko Lanta
#9 Family Hotel in Ko Lanta
#13 Romantic Hotel in Ko Lanta
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Lanta

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