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Kaw Kwang Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16 Moo 1 | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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Ranked #48 of 79 hotels in Ko Lanta
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Initially booked somewhere else but the pool wasnt in use. Irritated and annoyed, we didnt stay and they reccommended this resort. We were sceptical due to reviews and thais do tend to lie to get a sale. This hotel even asked that we pay him to secure the booking at this hotel. Obviously we didnt pay him and agreed to... More

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Newquay, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been making this resort our winter home for many many years. Great Family who run it, and the staff are second to none. Highly recommended. Food is very good and the chef will go out of his way to please your palate. All in all a fantastic place to relax.

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We only stayed at this resort as the original booking we had was with Ocean View Resort and then we were moved to Kaw Kwang as Ocean View was being renovated. Resort was very quiet due to the low season which was fine, however the room was quite expensive compared to other properties in Koh Lanta in low season. Room... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We regretted our booking already when we arrived. Hotel entrance and reception/restaurant all look very old and are in need of renovation. It's like arriving at someone's back yard. The hotel staff and gentleman at travel agency were all very kind and helpful. Other positive things were beautiful pool and nice green area by the beach. I didn't like the... More

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Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

the location was great, staff very friendly and helpful with anything from booking tours to getting extra pillows.Disappointed that bungalows did not have kettle to make hot drinks, as it was advertised with such. WI Fi is only available around reception area and difficult to connect to. The whole resort could do with a bit of maintenance but overall we... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

The location of the hotel, in front of a beautiful and calm beach, is its best asset. The pool is good and could be perfect if it had its lights on during the evening, at least during using hours. In general, the hotel lacks maintenance and it seems that it used to be a very decent place. Nowadays, however, it... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
32 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Firstly, DON'T book this by a walk in,they charge much more at reception than if you shop around online and book.What a scam! Place is a bit run down,we had a top of the range,front line beach bungalow....NO d.v.d.player,satellite t.v.? Maybe a Russian rogue sattelite took their particular satellite out of orbit,crap reception of just a few channels,none in English.... More

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Sunshine Coast, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

This resort has seen better days. It would need some major renovations to bring it up to todays standards, starting with the bathroom which was very smelly, taps and shower malfunctioning, towels paper thin. No phone in room. Gardens around bungalow weedy and neglected. Pool was nice but had algae growing on the tiles. Buffet breakfast OK, but very basic... More

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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

we spent here 4 nights in late Jan 2014. positives: lovely beach! it is the last resort on the Northern part of the beach; so far from the crowd nice garden with coco nut and pine trees; huge area to chill out, if you dont like to spend your day under the sun nice swimming pool nice and very helpful... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We booked a front line, modern family villa. Fantastic view over the beach and sea. Good clean large room with perfectly fine shower room ., Extra bed for child. Flat screen tv, aircon. Breakfast ok, could be better presented but all the usual foods were there. Swimming pool was great, with a jacuzzi feature and a small waterfall/shower thingy. We... More

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Address: 16 Moo 1 | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Kaw Kwang Beach Resort 3*
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