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Seashell Resort Koh Tao

3.0 of 5 9/1 Sairee Beach, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Corralejo, Spain
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the location is great... but watch out for the rooms... i chose a budget room thinking that it would be better a budget in a 'delux-ish' resort rather than a superior room in a lesser hotel... WRONG! the reception is a almost next to the beach and the complex goes all the way back to the main (and ONLY) road... More

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location was good and the pool was pretty sweet but other than that nothing special in my opinion. The room was fairly clean. The staff could have a better attitude, and seemed to be hesitant to assist at times. It was ok.

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lynnebl
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We booked this place literally the evening before we got there, and when we rocked up on the back of the truck and headed off the road into the back of the grounds and gardens, someone quipped 'bet that's our room - the one at the end, by the dustbins.' Sure enough, it was. And it didn't matter a jot.... More

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Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Our room smelled so badly of mold I could hardly sleep the first night. I suspect it was the bedding since the room vas clean and tidy enough but the humidity was high and since we visited off season it seemed like the room had been uninhibited for a while. Next day when housekeeping changed the sheets it got better.... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Big resort hotel right on the beach road, with big reception, swimming pool and garden with lots of greenery and trees. Our superior garden view was 30sqm room with strong AC, weaker WiFi and 5min walk to the restaurant (restaurant is on the beach with stunning sunset views). Highlight of this hotel must be the 2 swimming pools, one deep... More

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Near London, England
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14 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I don't have much to say about Seashell. The rooms were decent, the pools alright, and it's near the beach. Grounds are nice and the restaurant food was okay. It's just that if I returned to Koh Tao, I'd look for a nicer place to stay.

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cleveland uk
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

I booked two poolside rooms on their resort website in april this year, for our trip in july. I needed to contact the resort about something and got no replies from any of my e-mails. When we arrived i found that the two poolside villas were indeed next to the pool, but you had to share your smal varander with... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights with friends in January. This hotel is lot more luxurious than the beach huts. It is very modern, beds are big and comfortable, rooms are spacious. Food was nice in the hotel but there was also plenty of restaurants a short walk away. The seashell diving school is attached to the hotel which was convenient. Would... More

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Kone, Nouvelle-Calédonie
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed at Seashell resort as we were tired and it was the first decent hotel we found while walking. We had to pay (a lot!) of extra for air con room and too be fair it wasn't worth the money. The room has pretty much no lights (just one light bulb above the 2 beds) so it makes it... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

This is the first time I write I review but after the terrible days I spent in this resort I felt I had to... The staff is terrible, they just wander around eatung, drinking, playing with their mobiles and sleeping in the premises all day. If you ask for anything it feels like you are bothering them. No customer service... More

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Address: 9/1 Sairee Beach, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Tao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Seashell Resort Koh Tao 3*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
Sea Shell Hotel Koh Phangan

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