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Ko Pha-ngan, Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
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Reviewed February 20, 2019

ok bottle beach is amazing, but this is my favorite beach in koh phangan, you can swim and snorkel and there are plenty of bars to eat and drink. mind this is the best snorkeling place in all koh phangan!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank UltimateFamilyTravel
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

Actually not an natural beach, Artificially heaped up beach. Sand is not very fine, has a lot of Sharp stones, shells and corals. Walking without surfshoes will likely end in bleeding feet from cuts, especially if you plan to cross the water to the island...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

As a construction worker I really felt at home here, there’s dust everywhere, no real road, everything is made of crappy concrete and things just weren’t finished or weren’t constructed right. The rooms look good and the beds are comfy also the shower is nice....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tristanvandenhoek
Reviewed January 14, 2019 via mobile

Mae Haad Beach wouldn’t be anything special - in our opinion - if it weren’t for Koh Ma. Koh Ma is an island that, well, you can walk to, believe it or not. And that’s what makes Mae Haad Beach so special. It is a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FloopySandlet101
Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

I'm a Brazilian, experienced to see nice beaches. I visited Koh Phangan and Mae Haad Beach, and it simply the best beach I ever saw... Beautiful, with an island which creates two different beaches in the way to the Island... A great place!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rafaribas
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

Haven’t been to many beaches on koh Pha-ngan but this is one of the three beaches that I did visit and I am happy I chose to come here. Had a good couple of hours on the beach. The way to get there was comfortable...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank blufalcon89
Reviewed December 12, 2018 via mobile

Great beach with everything you need nearby. You had the beach, restaurants, activities and scooter rental among other things nearby. The restaurant manager Parn was also great. He treated me and all the guests so good. We was social and had food sense of humour....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank grahn_thomas
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Scenery-wise this is a stunningly beautiful beach with a narrow sandspit leading to a small island. There are a couple of hotels - I saw one upmarket one when we arrived at the sandspit, but we parked and walked through an older style bungalow (Mae...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Instantcalmer
Reviewed September 24, 2018

A very beautiful beach with lovely water. Ideally wear reef shoes here. Made for an amazing sunset swim here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank worldiscoverer
Reviewed September 11, 2018

More glass on beach than I've seen anywhere else, some very sharp. Rocks were quite sharp, even with water shoes. Took our 3 kids here and would not recommend for children. Food was decent for lunch though.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from C9216MHjimp |
I was there a couple of weeks ago (end of Sept 2017) and stayed one night, there was not much construction noise, that was noticeable . A lot of the build is done, although still a little more to do. New restaurant area now... More