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Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
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Reviewed today via mobile

We caught a long boat from Ao Nang to Railay beach in the morning. It was high tide and the waves were hitting the wall, meaning everyone had to wade through the water for about 100m until getting to the beach. This was bad for...More

Thank hayleybowers98
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Such a beautiful beach, we stayed on the island for 4 nights, sunrise and sunsets are outstanding! Such a lovely place to visit! Would highly recommend

Thank Barneyboo8690
Reviewed 2 days ago

This beach is often described as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Is it really?! Well, I don't think it is. It's definitely very pretty. Though what you don't see on the pictures and postcards are the unpleasantly looking old hotels and...More

Thank ramble-doc
Reviewed 5 days ago

Its best to stay in railay west beach rather then just a day trip. We were able to enjoy the sun set and the sound of the waves in the evening and night. At night is when the party starts at walking street which is...More

Thank RebaccaSoon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice, postcard beach. Noise from the longtail boats can get irritating but you get use to it. Water clean, no corals, warm and not deep. lenty of shops and restaurants. Go there!

Thank Slavo P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning beach, although very rocky near the shore. Not many eateries nearby, but as a day trip ideal. Amazing rock formations all round the beach, very scenic.

Thank Soo1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are currently staying here for four nights. This area is reminiscent of Koh Samui in the eighties. The beaches are beautiful, lots of wonderful caves and rock formations, cute little bars and cheap restaurants.

Thank Adele S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is beautiful. The water is clear and the beach is clean, unlike some beaches I went to in Thailand on my first visit in 2011. The rock formations jutting into the air make it really special. Yes, it's busy, but not as busy...More

1  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was really chill and we are free to roam everywhere, swim in the seas and suntan. There are also ladies at the end of the beach which offers massages under the shade of trees that feels quite exotic. The village feel is strong and...More

Thank Tan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well the beach nothing special and crowded (people and boats) as hell, thats not a real place for a traveller. The bars around are expensive and not the best ones. Three stars because there is a chance to do "free" climbing some typ of mix...More

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October 20, 2017|
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Response from HonestIy | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any lockers but if you only take a small amount of money for food and drinks and leave valuables at your accommodation. Bags and towels etc seem pretty safe on the beach, we left ours but we were only swimming... More
July 13, 2017|
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Response from Mukul71 | Reviewed this property |
If you are talking about IBIS Aonang (in Krabi) then Aonang beach is not far from your hotel (approx 15 minutes walk). Long tail boats are regularly plying from Aonang beach to Railey beach. This boat will take another 15~20... More
May 23, 2017|
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Response from jamesharris8 | Reviewed this property |
The seas generally pretty flat. unless there's a storm due. you could watch the weather reports and make your mind up then. there's life jackets on the long tail boats. your could charter it private then you can go atvyiurs... More