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High Life Bungalow Resort

59/2 - M8 | Suratthani 84280, Ko Phangan, Thailand
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Egerton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just stayed here for the last week. Very relaxing place. The kids practically lived in the pool. Hotel has a taxi and travel booking service. There are plenty of sitting and hammock areas. The bungalows are set in the hillside which is pretty steep. Not the best place to be if you have mobility issues. Lots of lovely trees... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 7 nights. The positive things: the view over Had Yao bay is perfect and the best. The houses are placed perfectly towards the sea and privately so that no one looks into the bungalow. The restaurant at the resort serves good dishes, the prices are fair. The staff are friendly, but not in the normal Thai-style. The... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we first arrived at high life we were really disappointed as when we entered our room it was filthy!! There were black hairs in the bathroom and all over the bed and the lock didn't even close the door properly and a ladder to climb up to the top ! Luckily they gave us another room, which was a... More

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Siem Reap Province, Cambodia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

If you want peace and relaxation come here, if u want the party scene prob best to look elsewhere. The pool was great and easy access to the beach. Some reviews say it's steep but it's fine! Foods good and not to pricey. Staff friendly. Rooms were ok bathroom was very average. If your a light sleeper maybe take so... More

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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27 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We came from north Sairee Beach, Koh Tao which was very concentrated and poorly planned but a fantastic beach. Suratthani beach in Koh Phangan was a beautiful, quiet with lots of space. (The beach swimming is not great). High Life is superb. We loved our bungalow. It had an ocean outlook (but there are a few that are right on... More

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Moscow, Russia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The best place to relax and have a rest. Delicious food, very nice guys. Close to the beach. However be ready to sweam in special boots as there are many rocks and marine urchins. Shops with fruits are far away. The place to stay there and just relax.

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Mui Ne, Vietnam
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Planned to stay here 4 nights but only stayed 1. When we arrived we had to wait 20 mins to check in. There were 4/5 staff memebers around but we had to wait for a guy to arrived just to open a book which was on the desk so we could sign. Dont see why. No apology for the delay.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We stayed here for 5 nights in peak season. On arrival the surrounding gardens and view of the beach blew us away, it's tucked in the hill leading down to the beach, really beautiful! The front of house is run by a family and it shows as the welcome is warm and friendly. We had a sea view room which... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We absolutely loved High Life. It was our favourite hotel of the trip. The staff were so professional, and the location is perfect. The beach is beautiful and offers a variety of dining options. The pool at High Life is the best I have ever seen, and we spent hours lazing around and soaking up the sun. The team were... More

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Surrey, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We enjoyed our stay up until our last night. The location was nice and the view was stunning. However on our last full day we asked for our laundry to be done since they offered the service. It was supposed to be 50 baht a kilo but we were charged 120 baht for a small plastic bag of clothes. Once... More

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Address: 59/2 - M8 | Suratthani 84280, Ko Phangan, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Phangan
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