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Thongtapan Resort

2.5 of 5 Resort   |   22 Moo 5 | Thong Nai Pan Noi beach, Ko Phangan 84280, Thailand
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Ranked #37 of 90 Hotels in Ko Phangan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, were do I begin with this place. I was backpacking with my mother in law and two daughters we had been in Thailand and Vietnam for the past 2 months and we were nearing the end of our trip. some how I booked this place only showing 2 adults. Certainly not on purpose to try and get away with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The roads leading to this part of Koh Phangan are treacherous, to say the least. When I arrived on my motorbike taxi, my knuckles were white from hanging on for dear life. I was warmly greeted and shown to my hillside bungalow, which was pristine. This is a family run resort, but every effort was made to ensure a comfortable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We were looking for some peace and quiet after the full moon party and this hotel were marvelous for our purpose. Comfortable beds, very nice and quiet beach (low season), nice with the free sunchairs and beach equipment. The restaurant was okey. But not more than that. The wifi didn't reach the bungalows but you could use it on the... More 

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We stayed 10 days at Thongtapan for the Christmas period: - The location is great, probably one of the best beach on the island. - The bungalows are very simple, but nice - we were in the garden ones. - Restaurant location is great, but the food is quite expensive for what you get. Probably better to go to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We were staying at a nearby Resort and went by Thongtapan Resort's beachside restaurant for on dinner. We had the stir-fry vegetables, a vegetable soup, green chicken curry, and stir-fry pork with mixed vegetables. Portions were pretty generous and fare was well-cooked, excepting the pieces of corn which tasted like they had been frozen for a little too long or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had a wooden bungalow with ac. It had a very simple decoration, but we liked that, it was spacious and clean, with a wooden balcony. The bungalows were surrounded by tropical plants and trees and the atmosphere was always calm and quite. The only downside was the mosquitoes even at daytime. We found the room price quite inexpensive. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The resort is quiet and far away from the full moon crowd. It was a pleasant stay. Our room was nothing fancy, the service was good. They also have BBQ on the beach, it was very good. Getting from the resort to anywhere around the island, I would recommend renting a scooter. For 150baht a day, well worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

You are paying for the location, and the price is good. Thongtapan is on the best part of what is surely the best beach on Ko Phangan. We had one of the two beachfront superior bungalows (#2), and loved being able to step outside of our room onto the beach. We also loved the restaurant...the food was good and setting... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This resort is really good value for money. I was surprised that the room was so nice for the money we paid. Yes, there is no fridge, that is the only thing I was missing, but still you get what you pay for and we could suvive without a fridge.. We stayed in the bungalows on the hill and the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This hotel is in the middle of nowhere and you will pay (min 1.500 Bath) a lot to any cab-driver to bring you to this place. The atmosphere of the houses is pretty basic and ours smelled terribly :( At night there is nothing to do and if you need something you are totally dependent on the hotel staff, which... More 

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Mint D, Manager at Thongtapan Resort, responded to this review

Dear Veronique, We are disappointed to read your review, in particular your reference to fake reviews as there are several fake points with yours. We are a small family run business that has been around for over 30 years and such libel like your comment make our hard work feel even more impossible. Firstly we offer a taxi service from... More 

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Address: 22 Moo 5 | Thong Nai Pan Noi beach, Ko Phangan 84280, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Phangan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Thongtapan Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
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Thongtapan Hotel Ko Phangan
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#21 Top resorts Hotel in Ko Phangan
#25 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Phangan

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