From the moment we started checking in, the two front desk staff acted suspicious. The lady would only allow us to pay cash on arrival, requested us to sign a blank invoice (including passport number) and could not explain what it was for. After I paid cash, they were quick to show us the room. I requested a receipt which was ignored until I asked again. The two staff spoke to each other in Thai and she filled out another sheet in the invoice book (not the one I signed).
The man led us to our bungalow- showed us around the room and then stopped at the safe in the closet. Asked me to put in a code as he stood there watching. I refused and he tried asking again. Finally left the room when he realized I wasn't going to use the safe in front of him. The beach bar at the end of the bungalows closed early, yet the three staff remained sitting in the dark talking to someone on their walkie talkies as we were on the beach for another three hours (confirms suspicions of previous review).
We had an uneasy feeling about the hotel and read the other review on this website. We carried all valuables with us for a day and decided to check out two days early. I would strongly recommend avoiding this hotel.
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- Also Known As:
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