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Smilebeach Resort

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   64/31 Haad Salad, Ko Phangan 84280, Thailand
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Ranked #64 of 104 Ko Phangan B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
mpetts London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a few days for the full moon party... was a bit out the way but there was a regular taxi put on by the hotel to get us back. We were also collected from the boat when we first arrived. The actual resort was quite nice, but very basic. The food was ok too. Probably better places... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

I have travelled to many places in Asia, but have never felt compelled to write a review until now. Throughout my travels, I have stayed in good and bad places. I have always tried to see a positive side to the bad places telling myself things such as, you get what you pay for etc.. The only thing friendly about... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

The land of smile , lost the smile. Money money money nothing else and they don't even smile when you pay them. Terrible energy in general. Not on the beach, no wi fi , dirty rooms but the worse is that the guy there is very angry most of the time. Not a good idea to stay there.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

My boyfrien and I have booked a double room/bungalow for 10 days over Christmas and new year at Smile Beach Resort. Despite the bad reviews we thought we'll give it a go as the description from the from the management was perfect: 1) "We have Internet cafe and wi-fi" 2) "1-2 minutes walk to beautiful and secluded beach" 3) "You... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Owner will charge for small almost invisible scatches an absurd amount of money. Also expect running water noises that might disturb your sleep in the bungalows. Guy at reception is obnoxious. Overall bad experince and service

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

No doubts about this place; location is perfect, ambiance is perfect, hygiene is perfect. Just do it! (Just the wifi is a bit of a problem, but the bar at the beach has free wifi so it'll work there) if the full moon party is here you know it's gonna be busy so deal with it, without the party it's... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here having decided to move to Haad Salad from elsewhere on the island, so we asked at a few resorts to see where we could get a room. We ended up in the smallest ac bungalow here as they didn't have any bigger ones left - it was ok but pretty small, so I'd recommend paying a bit... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

For the price we paid I cannot complain, we paid around $10 AUD per night and had a small fan room. The weather was good for the most part so we could avoid being in the room. The restaurant was great value compared to the other restaurant in Haad Salad. Internet was 2 Baht per minute which was disappointing but... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

5 of us stayed here in late November 2012 for 5 nights in a 5 bed bungalow. It was a bit of a wash out so we ended up spending most of our time in the restaurant/bar at the Smile Beach resort. The owners were very attentive but not intrusive, the drinks selection was great and so was the food!... More

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Chaiyaphum, Thailand
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32 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

This resort is located on one of the most beautiful beaches on Pha Ngan, which, despite its party reputation, is also home to some of the most marvellous feats of nature in the world. Despite this, it is worth renting a motorbike so you can explore the rest of the island. The roads are hilly and, on the east of... More

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Address: 64/31 Haad Salad, Ko Phangan 84280, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Phangan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Smilebeach Resort 2*
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