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Darling View Point Bungalows

120 Moo1 T.Maehee A., Pai 58130, Thailand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place has few positive things to talk about. But i'll share them, the view was awesome especially around sunset. The bungalow we stayed in was spacious, it wasn't very effective use of space though. The owner was a delightfull personality. The bad: we haven't come across worse beds than these. The entreance to the bathroom was horrible, I nearly... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My stay at Darling was certainly one for the books. Darling greeted us like her children and welcomed us into her bungalows. She gave us a really great room that had a beautiful view of Pai and the mountains. Unfortunately they were doing the burnings so it was really smoggy but the sunsets are still phenomenal. The chilling area was... More 

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Phrae, Thailand
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone staying at this hostel was really cool. We were there for NYE and they had a fire pit going. It has a hippie/party vibe. The hostel itself is about a 10-minute walk from town across a rickety bamboo bridge but nothing too far. And well-worth the beautiful view from the bungalows. It's right next door to Pai Circus Hostel.... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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54 reviews 54 reviews
15 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reception is disorganised and messy. I got there at the same time as four other people, we were left to wait for over half an hour, nobody was in the reception area, there was no way we could call anyone. Eventually someone came and went, without helping us. The owner who calls herself "Darling" (I can think of a... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So I guess there are a few positives and negatives to every place when you are staying in a budget hostel. There weren't any beds it was just a mattress on the floor and my duvet smelt like a retirement home. But those I can look past. The building I was in had a lot of holes in and let... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed around one week in Pai at the Darling View Point. It is a bit like a hippy and party place. Typical backpacker accomodation. Location: The Darling View Point is located around 10 minutes walking from the centre on a little hill. Pai is not really big, so the location doesn't matter much! It is very nice to enjoy... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I moved across from another hostel in town to Darling View because of the great atmosphere. Nightly bonfires, great people, cute dorm rooms in chalets and stunning views. Darling (the owner) is beautiful and accommodating. The only downside is the cold. It gets down to 10 degrees at night in Pai and the chalets are relatively open so the cold... More 

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Wollongong, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

If you're looking for a hostel in Pai go to Darling View Point. This place is in spectacular location, AMAZING scenery and view but still such a short walk down the back path straight to the centre of town. Amazing place to socialize, ive you're a solo traveller you'll meet so many other people here, there is an awesome big... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Actually as I write this review its 1am and the people partying are so loud i can hear them through my ear plugs. Sheets are disgusting my friends and I have been blood on a few of them and there are literally nails sticking out from the floor. I could go on and on but I'm soooo glad to be... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Recommend by one of our girlfriends we arrived late to no power at the hostel. The room was private with shared balcony, the beds were odd and one was very uncomfortable. If it weren't for arriving late and being exhausted from the journey we may well have looked elsewhere. Room and adjoining bathroom were dirty and the shower provided little... More 

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