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Karon Beach

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Address: Karon, Phuket, Thailand
Phone Number: 0835562242
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This uncrowded beach features an incredibly long stretch of white sand and...

This uncrowded beach features an incredibly long stretch of white sand and a full range of tourist facilities, dining and outdoor recreation.

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Phuket to Koh Phi Phi by High Speed Ferry
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Phuket in general is losing its charm

Karon beach is enjoyable, but all of Phuket now has lost its charm.Far too many Russians,no pride in cleanliness of the place, and an over rated central district, hence places... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
F1yrod
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We wanted to find a relaxing part of Phuket after visiting Patong. +Good to relax +nice Beach -nothing to do -boring

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Ballarat, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The time of the year that we were here ( August) the sea was rather rough with strong undertow, but we had heaps of fun even though we didn't go out too far.

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Thank Winifred1946
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The place is very quite and not much fun for the fun-lover. Swimming is restricted in the beach. If you are looking multiple option, I do not suggest to visit the Karon Beach.

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Thank Youb Raj B
Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Karon beach is enjoyable, but all of Phuket now has lost its charm.Far too many Russians,no pride in cleanliness of the place, and an over rated central district, hence places like Karon beach are a geat away from some of it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Karon Beach one afternoon and took a walk and a paddle. The beach was very clean, although that day the sea was pretty rough. You have to be very careful if you have young families as the beach had many rip tides. There are many warning signs on this and there are "no swimming" flags up and down... More 

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Thank Alan D
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

lovely beach but it was way too windy for any leisure swim. managed to just stroll around the beach and that's about it. would love to see more of it but the weather was not my best friend during my recent trip there

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Thank IzyClover
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Our hotel faced Karon beach and it is beautiful. It was rainy season and there were big waves so could not really swim. There are designated places to swim at the beach for safety.

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Thank Virginie O
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The beach is really great..but due to current patterns there are specific areas one can swim. The local guards set flags to indicate the area..

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Thank Biju M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited karon beach for two weeks abd it was the breathe of fresh air we needed however all the restaurants are rather touristfied .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just be very careful of the water. There is a very dangerous rip. When we were ther there was 1 person caught in a rip and 1 person drown. in an uncontrolled area

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