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“The only place I stay on the island” 4 of 5 stars
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Ko Tao 84280, Thailand   |  
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Ranked #40 of 54 Ko Tao B&B and Inns
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“The only place I stay on the island”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2011

A great place, and I've now stayed here twice. Its just up the hill away from Sairee, past Asia Divers and next to the Muai Thai stadium. Its run by a friendly family who also do laundry at the local standard rate of 40bht/Kg, the only difference is you can see your stuf drying out the back of the hotel.
The rooms are quite large compared to places around the area. You can have a fan or a/c room - I prefer the latter, although sometimes you just dont need it. You get a fridge, DVD player, TV (but no connection as far as I could tell) and a shower that can even give you hot water! All in all, compared to places like Pedangs up the road, its far nicer, and a lot more homely. Certainly if you are spending a great deal of time on the island, this place offers a few more home comforts than others.
Mint Kitchen is right next door and I think run by the same family - also recommended.

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  • Stayed May 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Ko Tao 84280, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Tao
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Ranked #40 of 54 B&Bs / Inns in Ko Tao

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