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Mai Pen Rai Bungalows

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Than Sadet Beach | Suratthani, Ko Phangan 84280, Thailand
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to stay. Was going to stay for 4 days but ended up staying 2 weeks! The beach is the best on the island and the food here is spectacular!! The rooms great and it's a really good value for what you get. You won't regret booking. Stay here!!!!!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I booked this place because my boyfriend and I just wanted to escape from it all for a week. That's exactly what we got. This beach, Thansadet, used to be far more isolated but the new road they just finished in February has made it far more accessible. We took the taxi transfer from Thong Sala for 200baht/person, but if... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a bad experience. 1. The bathroom looks terrible. I have never seen something so ugly and dirty. 2. No protection at the windows against mosquitoes. It was so warm, but we couldn't open the windows because we were afraid of mosquitoes and other animals who could come in on the window. So almost no sleep during the 8 days... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a day at than sadet beach with friends and ate in this restaurant. The owners were very friendly, the location is amazing. The portions of the food were big, it was quick to serve and good. The smoothies were of great combinations (pineapple with lime and mint, watermelon- orange). A good place to spend a day in (and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All I can stay for this is WOW. $20 a night on the beach line, pure beauty. Food was slim but huge portions. You need transport to get to town as its a good half hour drive but it is Truely beautiful. Nice cliffs and hills and the ocean is to die for. Would definitely stay here again being a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On my second visit to Mai Pen Rai this year it is just as warm and impressive as ever. If you are looking for a beautiful bungalow with nice but basic amenities this is the best place for you. Generous and kind staff, beautiful beach and great food. The bungalows on the rocks are my favorite. Truly a beautiful place... More 

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chichester sussex
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I cant thank Fiona and Teep [the owners] enough for all the hard work that was involved to make my daughters wedding day an unforgetable experience..20 family and friends stayed in bungalows on the beach and in the rocks, the staff were friendly and the food exquisite. I've stayed a few times since 2009 and each time its like coming... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Came here first as part of a month trip to Thailand for the Full Moon Party and WOW! The perfect place to get away from it all and unwind on the beautiful secluded beach and surrounding clifs! Highly recommend the one the beach bungalows, very basic but the location is top right on the beach next to the sea! watch... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Another fantastic holiday was had at the wonderful Mai Pen Rai! This is our 8th Stay at this little slice of paradise :-) In our eyes absolutely everything is perfect for a peaceful, relaxing stay away from it all. The bungalows are unique and a great place to stay and such an adventure for families. The restaurants boosts a very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Despite some big changes on the island over the five years since my last visit, not much has changed at tranquil Mai Pen Rai. Staff members are still friendly and accommodating. The menu has changed somewhat, but the quality of the authentic Thai cuisine remains outstanding. We stayed in our usual Bungalow on the Rocks, this time on the South... More 

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