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Malibu Garden Resort

77 Wong Deuan Beach, Ko Samet 21160, Thailand
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Ranked #19 of 21 hotels in Ko Samet
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No, I'm not really joking, the place is that bad. I stayed here a few years back and my wife and I scrambled to get the hell out as fast as we could. The nitty gritty: 1) Yankee Stadium bleacher seats for you to lounge on in front of your room. Charming (not). 2) Useless, slow-as-molasses cleaning (?) staff that... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

This place is fine if you have no other choices. Breakfast is pretty good. TV, air con, and refrigerator were fine. Swimming pool is right in the sun making the water really warm like a lukewarm jacuzzi. Hot water in the shower only turns on for a split second every minute or two. The worst thing was the blanket which... More

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Amble, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I first visited Malibu resort about 10 years ago and I wasn't impressed then, the only reason I have returned with my young family is we couldn't find accommodation anywhere else at such short notice. After a decade the overall resort hasn't changed including the interior décor, there are still small chalet type rooms full of mosquitoes and a rubber... More

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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

I've stayed here more than once, mainly for the location. It's also one of the few places to stay on the island that most tour operators will offer you. The check in can take an age...go & get lunch at a nearby bar if you arrive early on the boat as reception will merely ask you to wait for check... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

This guest house charge a rate of 2500 baht per night, when the rooms are in the level of 800 baht tops! We saw other guest houses here and they charge a lot less! Around 800. Pluse, no free wi fi here! they charge 50 baht per day! And no one of the team is nice.... Spend your money some... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013 via mobile

The Rooms were poor with noisy air conditioning which made the walls wet, food poor and we had to compete with roaches for the food who scrambled up from below the tables. Two other places we stayed on the same beach were lovely. They don't really have a front desk just some people who give out keys and can't help... More

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Booked this place for 8 night. A big mistake. We had a superior room which was grotty. We moved to a VIP room which was even worse. The only difference was that it cost 1000 baht more. Small dark a dingy. The breakfast was the worst I have ever had. No cereals, bacon was chronic, cold sausage, one juice orange... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Great location,with the rooms onto the beach at the back,and straight up to the strip on the front,felt very safe walking around on my own,everyone very friendly,far enough away from any noise,rooms very clean and decent size.

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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

We were Koh Samet during the peak season and we were able to book this hotel last minute while all other hotels were fully booked. The hotel is in good location as it is just beside the Cabana and the beach just right in front. The beach is beatiful and many water activities, pretty suitable for family and couples. Well,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

stayed one night and overall the reception staff on arrival very poor and unhelpful. Room very basic considering the price. passpwrd was need for the tv but we gave up asking for help as they jsut walked away. Breakfast was basic and because of the amount of people satying table were not cleared away and no knifes etc. But when... More

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Address: 77 Wong Deuan Beach, Ko Samet 21160, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Rayong Province > Ko Samet
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