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La Cigale

19/11 Mu 1 | Sairee Beach, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
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Ranked #3 of 53 Ko Tao B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
wishmeluck1 Minneapolis, Minnesota
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our last stop before heading back to Bangkok, and it couldn't have been better. The rooms (really, they're apartments) are huge. Great seating areas outside, comfortable beds, everything was just perfect. It is close to everything, though we did rent a scooter (from the owner) for our 3 days there so we could explore all the other parts... More

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Houston, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Andre, the owner of La Cigale, doesn't need another five star review, but the place is nothing short of fantastic. La Cigale includes four separate bungalows located on the side of a hill overlooking Sairee beach, the main drag of Ko Tao where most of the restaurants, bars, and dive shops are located. The view is terrific. Each bungalow has... More

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

We stayed 6 nights and wished we had longer. La Cigale is 4 unique bungalows built into the leafy hillside looking down over Sairee Beach. It is only a couple of minutes walk to the beach and about 10 minutes into town but it is a quiet and peaceful retreat away from the hustle and bustle. Koh Tao is all... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We stayed at La Cigale for 4 nights,and could have easily have stayed for 20. Just the most perfect location, short walk to the beach and not much further to all the bars and restaraunts. The Villa's themselves are beautiful, little self contained wonders that you could spend all day in if need be. A great feature was that you... More

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This place was perfect for us, we really couldn't of asked for anything more. The perfect nights sleep away from it all but then a quick walk down to the beach and your back in the middle of it, the bathroom was outdoor but not, with a mosquito covering. So it was real thailand without the nuisance. Its next to... More

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New Delhi, India
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11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

If you are looking for a private space with luxury and comfort, look no more. stayed there for 4 days in Feb 2014 in family villa and fell in love with it instantaneously. The villa is huge with a do it yourself kitchen cum lobby and staircase that lead to master bedroom with outdoor bath area and balcony with a... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

We are a family of five and we spent 4 days on the island. La cigale is really the best place to stay on Koh Tao. The location is great you are next to the beach and to the center where you have all the bars, shops, restaurants, clubs... But you don't hear the noise from your villa. The villas... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Stayed there almost a week and god I love this place. It a bit far from the central but not a problem at all. I stayed alone in a huge place with outdoor toilet and kitchen in front and 2 balconies. It is incredible huge for myself. The room is decorated as well and all the things look new.The resort... More

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Neuchatel, Switzerland.
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Stayed there in January 2014 in the Garden Villa. Simply put, the place is just amazing -- if you can afford it and want to stay near Sariee. See the photos I took on arrival as I was amazed by the place. Description: The Villa is actually divided into two parts. An outdoor part (with equipped kitchen, huge dining area,... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

We spent 3 weeks traveling around Thailand, and La Cigale was the highlight of our accommodations. We stayed in the Garden Villa, and I cannot recommend it more highly. The accommodations are unique, blended with nature, and a nice diversion from the cookie-cutter rooms found at major hotel chains. The location is tranquil, yet is only a short walk to... More

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Address: 19/11 Mu 1 | Sairee Beach, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Tao
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Number of rooms: 4
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