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Address: Pakbang Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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This cozy, secluded beach features calm waters and is a favorite for...

This cozy, secluded beach features calm waters and is a favorite for families and couples to relax, snorkel and body surf.

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Kata Beach

Kata Beach itself is quite clear and clean. They have lifeguards on duty during the day and designated swimming between the flags. The Thai people selling stuff aren't in your... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Kata Beach itself is quite clear and clean. They have lifeguards on duty during the day and designated swimming between the flags. The Thai people selling stuff aren't in your face, which is good. Very busy this time of the year with many European tourists

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Muscat Governorate, Oman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Great day in the sun. The waves and rip tides demand care, but if you can stick it, the body surfing is excellent. Do not wear sunglasses as I did.....they will soon be of your head, and in the sea, gone forever. I found 5 pairs from other unfortunate people. Even on a busy day there is plenty of room,... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the most beautiful stretches of beach I have been to. Safe swimming, great restaurants along the beach and beautiful soft sand.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Its a lovely beach. Its much Nice than patong beach which is overcrowded. It can be a bit much with salesmen on the beach but they are not pushy. Nice sand and Nice view.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Kata beach is none other then other beaches. Awesome view and nice place for new couple, young family and elders.

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Kathu, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Kata beach is one of the most popular on the southern side of western Phuket. It's got very safe swimming conditions Nov-April with gentle waves and warm tropical seas with Pu Island dominating the horizon. One of many great places to watch sunsets in Phuket and great for a long walk along the shoreline. Food, beverages and other treats readily... More 

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Dennyloanhead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this beach a welcome change from Patong beach.Kata beach is much more cleaner and the water is fantastic and clear.The beach sales folk don't really pester you unlike other beaches..Would highly recommend this beach to anyone in the Phuket area.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Yes it's a lovely beach but not as good as Bangtao Beach further north in my opinion!!! Although Bangtao is a little off the beaten track.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I have been to this beach several different years. We started getting concerned about 3 years ago during the King's cup when we saw feces floating on the water which coincided when I got sick (diarrhea) and had to take an antibiotic. My wife and I both got ear infections that year also. We suspected it was... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was nice beach. A little in shortage of umbrella shades and beach seats but nice view and sandy beach. It was good

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