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Koyao Island Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   24/2 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Ko Yao Noi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently spent 4 fabulous nights staying at KIR…..a paradise for those who wish to escape for some time out. Just what we needed after travelling for 6 weeks at a fairly hectic pace. Here we were able to relax, enjoy the beautiful, quiet and peaceful surrounds of the resort. Food was excellent and authentic Thai which we enjoyed, service... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked Kohyao for the longest time of our holiday. We so glad we did. It was really an unspoilt Island paradise. If you looking for a party don't come here, this is a place to relax and unwind. We had our own private bungalow which was excellent. The staff were great and was also nice to see a fellow... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent a lovely 6 nights at Koyao Island Resort as a family. The transfer from Krabi to the island was well orgainised & quick (via the public longtail boat). We loved our 2 bed fan bungalow room esp. hearing the sound of the sea. Yes, of course there are a few mosquitos but it is expected in Thailand. Mosquito... More

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Gauteng, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Koyao Island Resort, our new found paradise! My family and I had a wonderful stay and look forward to our return. The snorkelling around Chicken Island with our ever so entertaining guide, Pong, was superb, and the 1260 epic stair climb up to Tiger Temple in Krabi with Donnie stand out as great memorable moments. The gorgeously decorated rustic beach... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

We are so happy that you had such a memorable stay with us at Koyao Island Resort and enjoyed the unique beach front accommodation that we offer here. It's great to hear that you took advantage of the amazing excursions we offer here and took the opportunity to explore the beautiful surrounding areas of Koh Yao Noi. We hope you're... More

Paris, France
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As many of you, we booked this hotel after reading the great reviews on TripAdvisor but we were very disappointed. So many things to say about this resort. Let's start with the good: - Breathtaking location. We particularly enjoyed waking up very early to watch the sun rise over the rock formations of Phang Nga Bay. - The hammock beds... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback Miette75. We absolutely agree that the location of Koyao Island Resort is second to none with the most breathtaking scenery overlooking phang-nga bay. It is a shame to hear how you were not completely happy with your stay here at the resort almost 5 months ago. We are very proud of the resort and, as... More

Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in awe of the stunning location- absolute beachfront with stunning views. It was just perfect for our group of two families. So much space for the children to roam in a safe place with only 21 villas. Being there in low season meant the resort was not full and we often had the pools to ourselves not to... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

It was so great to have your family here at the resort! Its wonderful to hear how much your children enjoyed the environment here and how safe you felt to let them explore and collect all their shells on the beach. We are happy that you enjoyed this peaceful time of year and the great rates we are able to... More

Phang Nga, Thailand
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with my family here in June in one of the air-conditioned villas a short walk along the beach from the main resort. It was so lovely and private with the most amazing views i have ever seen! All of the staff at the resort were incredibly friendly and the service was fantastic and always with a big smile.... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review and we are glad that your stay here was full of smiles! It is great that you enjoyed all our resort has to offer, including the luxury of our Private residence a few minutes from the resort. We hope that you will return sometime in the not too distant future when we will be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely week at Koya Island Resort. So beautiful views, stylish bungalow and furniture, and the team has been so nice to us! We ve been travelling extensively all around the world, but I would definitively advise you not to miss Koyao Island Resort! And if you want to have your almost private beach, book the bungalow nb... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

What lovely feedback to hear from you of your stay! We are very happy to hear how you enjoyed the privacy of your Family Beach Villa and the close proximity to the beach. It is a gem of an island here so easily accessible from Phuket/Krabi yet, as you say, so peaceful and unspoilt! We are very proud that out... More

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6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the new villas, which are quite a walk down the beach from the center of the resort. The villas have a private pool and cabana overlooking the ocean, great sun loungers and it's just the most beautiful view you could imagine. The staff were lovely, the manager Donnie was a delight and the service was... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing with us how much you enjoyed your stay here, it is really great to hear. We will be sure to pass on your kind words to our team of how happy you were with the service too. The view from all of our rooms is stunning we agree, thank you for sharing your gorgeous photo from... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We spent time there for our 40th anniversary and could not have chosen a better more beautiful and peaceful resort,in contrast with what you find at many Thailand resorts-there's plenty to do and the hospitality was outstanding!! We love Thailand and have done several trips but have decided Koyao Island resort is where we will spend our future holidaysThank you... More

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Management T, Manager at Koyao Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review and we are so happy to hear how much you enjoyed everything about your stay here! We agree that it is definitely a feeling of paradise here at Koyao! We very much look forwards to welcoming you back in the near future... perhaps we will also get to celebrate... More

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Address: 24/2 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Phang Nga Province > Ko Yao Noi
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Hotel Class:4.5 star — Koyao Island Resort 4.5*
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Our villas are built in the original Andaman Sea - gypsy style which is optimal for comfort and for the environment. We have used unique local resources with a traditional background while still maintaining, if not surpassing, all modern standards. The mangrove palm leaf roofs of our villas breathe and do not store heat, and air conditioners are definitely not needed.All villas have an undisturbed, spectacular sea view of the famous Phang Nga Bay and can be opened up to the stars at night - and in the morning the rising sun shines onto the beds. ... more   less 
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