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Papillon Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Chaweng Beach, Chaweng, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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Ranked #31 of 79 hotels in Chaweng
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for one night. I probably only spent 12 hours at the hotel but hardly any complaints. - Room was clean and tidy - Aircon worked well. - Private bungalows - WIFI worked well all across the hotel - Restaurant menu had great selection and food was delicious - Owners were very friendly and welcoming - About 20... More

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Great location, facilities, service and food.. Wish I could have spent longer than one night here but had to catch my flight back to phuket.. Overall this was easily the best hotel I have stayed in whilst being in Thailand.. Room was already cooled upon my arrival and a free cold drink was given to me at reception.. Food at... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Stayed with them for 3 days in May 2014. Its was a low season and only 3 rooms in the property were occupied. The rooms were decent enough but quite old. They do need a serious overhaul as I could see the paint chipping and other noises from the walls. Nice sitting space outside the room. The staff overall was... More

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Lahore, Pakistan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Although I had called the resort two days prior to arrival and asked for a pickup from the airport, there wasn't one. Upon checking in, I mentioned this and got a shrug in reply.The golden rule in Thailand is not to get angry if things don't go your way, so if you follow that, you're bound to get a warmer... More

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Devon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Rooms are beautiful, clean and comfortable. Staff didn't have great English, and service was average. Pool was great and it's right on the beach. For us things were a little built up and not the prettiest beach

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Vashi, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

I stayed here this month for 2 nights. At first sight its a perfect paradise. The coffee shop / Restaurent in on the beach and gives a beautiful view to the endless ocean. I found everyone at the resort very helpful and joyous, and ofcourse they deserve to be happy to live/work in that place. The food especially the breakfast... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed here month of January 2014. Our room was fairly clean and cozy. Food was mediocre.The resort is on the ocean but there is no beach. Beautiful clean pool with gorgeous view of the ocean. Don't expect any help or information from the owner unless you speak French. Even tho he clearly speaks English. There was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Placed perfectly at the beach in the Chaweng area of Koh Samui Island in Thailand, this is the perfect beach-front property. The breakfast, consumed leisurely sitting on the rising-sun soaked chairs, was nice and tasty. Even better were the rooms which were spacious, well-provided for and just perfect for a great night's rest. If you happen to be in Chaweng,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

We stayed here as a reasonably large family and friends group for a few nights after a family wedding elsewhere on the island (also very good - see other review)and found the resort a great place to stay. Was slightly worried by a couple of reviews suggesting a grumpy owner, but we found all the staff, including the French owner,... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013 via mobile

Very nice stay, great location - just outside the noise of chaweng center. We booked for 2 nights in the standard bongalow and extended to 4 in total. Pros: Great pool area Very nice view of the beach Very good food! (not very cheap though) Staff are really nice and helpful Daily room cleaning and bed making Daily towels change... More

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Address: Chaweng Beach, Chaweng, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Chaweng
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Papillon Resort 3*
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Also Known As:
Papillon Hotel Chaweng
Papillon Hotel Koh Samui
Papillon Resort Koh Samui
Papillon Resort Ko Samui/Chaweng, Thailand

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