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First Bungalow Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4/6 Moo 3, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Beijing, China
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is good, the hotel is alright, the staff are nice enough. The restaurant is slow, overpriced and small portions. The beds are very hard and we are in a 4th floor walkup. But the hotel is fine. I would give it a 2.5 out of 5 perhaps. BUT our problem is with the acceptance by the hotel of... More 

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Bronderslev, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic view. Right at the sea. Incrediable good personel. They took me for no charge out all nights and also a round trip. Ask for Lazy Oat he can fix a Bungalow fisrst class for 3000 BHT a night. TIP HIM !5% on everything. AND remember that not eating everything on your plate is an insult, because he makes 6000... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Had a great stay for two nights at First Beach Bungalow. Rooms were clean and comfortable, and service was very good. Perhaps the best part of this resort is how far away it is from the hustle and bustle of Chaweng Beach. This was exactly what I was looking for after a hectic few days in Bangkok. If your looking... More 

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London, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

First to counter the negatives of other reviewers...we had no problems with internet, it is slower than we have at home but I guess fibre optic broadband isn't here yet!!!! The staff at reception/bar/cleaners are all wonderfully friendly and happy to help with any query. We stayed in the cheaper rooms in the seperate block, are this is where my... More 

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Izmir Province, Turkey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Average and overpriced. We stayed at this hotel for our honeymoon from 24th to 31st of December. The hotel is not in a good location, you need a taxi or a scooter, which is what we rented. First I will start with the reception. The lady at the reception desk was very unfriendly and upset, which makes difficult to inquire... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

First of all, Chaweng is a great place for hollidays. First Bungalow Beach Resort is located in walking distance to the center where you find great opportunities to go for shopping, bars etc. I recommend renting a motorcycle from the hotel for 200 baht per day. I had a bungalow with beach view. The standard was pretty ok, with air... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

Chaweng is a very busy area with masses of restaurants, bars and shops along the main street. Same, same but different which is so true and you ca get Tee Shirts to prove it. This hotel is at the far end of the beach and much quieter. Just a short walk and you have everything you need. Catch a truck... More 

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Lismore, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

On our recent trip to Koh Samui we had to seek alternative accommodation for 6 nights in the Chaweng Beach area due to major renovations happening at the resort we originally booked. The First Bungalow Resort is located at the quiet end of Chaweng and fronts Chaweng Noi Beach. It is one of the few resorts in that area that... More 

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Cologne, Germany
4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Hotel, food, staff, beach, everything is so wonderful. Each time we stay in Samui, we are booking First Bungalow and we feel very comfortable. The dogs on the beach are not a problem. All dogs are healthy and spayed. Thanks to the "Dog and Cat Rescue Samui Foundation", they making a very good job. It is hard to understand some... More 

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Perth, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

I stayed here for 8 days as a solo traveller end of aug beginning of September. On checking in they couldnt give me the beach/pool view room so I ended up at a view of the garden which was still nice. the room was huge, nice a clean but the beds...awful. The beds are like sleeping on the concrete, so... More 

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Address: 4/6 Moo 3, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — First Bungalow Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 139
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Also Known As:
First Bungalow Beach Resort Samui Hotel Koh Samui
1st Bungalow Beach Resort Samui
First Hotel Beach Samui
First Bungalow Beach Resort Ko Samui/Chaweng, Thailand
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#38 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng

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