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Montalay Beach Resort

53 Moo 3, Tanote Bay, Ko Tao 84280, Thailand
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Dahab, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tanote bay is a beautiful, idyllic spot. Great for snorkelling off the beach or even jumping off the big rock in the bay. The hotel has a lovely pool, delightful rooms and the breakfast is good (just watch out for the birds taking your food!). The staff were lovely too and very helpful. There are a few good places to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for four nights and got pretty much exactly what we came for - relaxation! It seems some other reviewers booked here without researching at all. It is not a place for nightlife and is not a base for exploring the island. It is a stay in one place getaway type where you have a nice beach, amazing sea... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I completed my PADI Open Water certification with Montalay and my instructor, Robert, was amazing to say the least. He explained everything perfectly, clearly and was always happy to go over anything I couldn't quite grasp at first. The other dive instructors were also very friendly and although I did not dive with them they were always friendly and chatty... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just checked out of this resort. Good points: Amazing bay on your doorstep. You can see hundreds of beautiful fish and rent a snorkel for 50 baht Cute bungalows Okay breakfast Room cleaning every day Needs to improve points: Twin beds pushed together to make a double Mould in the bathroom It's expensive to get into town Not... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at montalay for 2 nights. The hotel is accessed by a derelict bumpy road. We wouldn't dare rent a scooter for this reason! The hotel itself is clean, there are a lot of stairs so people with mobility issues should maybe look elsewhere. The restaurant was good and the beach was lovely. We approached the diving school on... More 

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Merelbeke, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The hotel is situated in one of the most lovely bays of Koh Tao. Tanote bay is a quiet and beautiful bay with very nice snorkel possibilities just in front. Montalay Beach resort is comfortable and luxurious for a very reasonable price. Th standard rooms are very nice and luxury, giving a lot of space and all comfort you need.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I stayed in Tanote Bay montalay resort for a month. A very quiet and friendly resort. The beach is uncrowded and quiet with some of the best snorkeling on the island. The food in the restaurant is of a really good quality and the staff are friendly. The taxi service into town was very reliable and taxis back to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Montalay Beach Resort is situated in the quiet beautiful bay Tanote - a lovely place to spend a few days or more. Two weeks in my case. I did my Advanced and Rescue Diver course here. Robert and Jonathon are excellent instructors that will teach you how to dive the proper way. It’s always best to learn from passionate people,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

For the price you pay and the service this place could give a lot of places that rate themselves as 5 star some pointers! The place is ideallic, clean, comfortable, luxurious even and we were staying in one of the cheaper cabins at approx. 20 GBP per night. The food and service at the restaurant was very good. The dining... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This is the best location for off the beach snorkelling in koh tao for the month of June, as the wind blows s/w every day. There are plenty of resorts to choose from on this bay right at the waters edge but montalay is the only one with a pool. The rooms are very good, the staff is great, the... More 

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