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Address: Bo Put, Ko Samui, Thailand
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Walked the entire shopping street, it is different in day time to night. The street comes alive after dark. The massages are so cheap and good, you must stop and enjoy. Also did... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2012
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Mordialloc, Victoria, Australia
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16 reviews
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Reviewed August 7, 2012

The beach was not good, water to shallow in front of Chaweng Regent Beach Resort, but if you walked a 1km down the beach then the beach was absolutely beautiful and you could swim too

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed August 1, 2012

Walked the entire shopping street, it is different in day time to night. The street comes alive after dark. The massages are so cheap and good, you must stop and enjoy. Also did the foot fish thing. A must try for all. Felt safe while walking and shopping. Plenty of street food and resaturants. Beach was nice. Plenty to do... More 

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Chicago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed July 27, 2012

The attraction in this island is the beaches, Chaweng is a good beach, only problem are the jet skiers, they control areas of the beach, restricting the swimmers to certain areas. In my opinion, there are too many vendors and they detract from the great beach that it could be.

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Ahmedabad, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 20, 2012

It is a great place to relax. Can take a boat and go into the sea or play around with the water scooter. People are awesome...amazing food and cafes. Very de-stressing and loads of fun!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed July 19, 2012

Great mix of relaxing as well as lively beach. Central place at Samui. Was our basecamp so we spent most of our time there with no regret

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Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed July 18, 2012

Lovely Beach, lots of bar's, Restaurants & Massages available all along the Beach.

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2012

Chaweng is east coast party central on Koh Samui, with miles of shopping, bars, restaurants (selling the same stuff as everywhere else we went in Thailand), lots of traffic, and a decent (but not great) beach. The day we spent on Chaweng beach, the longest on Koh Samui, was a bit overcast at first and the waves were fabulous crashing... More 

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Kembs, France
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Reviewed July 14, 2012

We went twice to Chaweng beach in the evening to do some shopping on Koh Samui and get some nice dinner. I would especially recommend on of the place to buy some nice paintings.

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2012

We spent 8 nights in Koh Samui and visited Lamai, Fishermans village and every other corner of the island using a motorbike. We kept returning to Chaweng for shopping and eating, not the beach. The beach is average, not much swimming but nice to walk along. However, there is good shopping for purses, watches, shirts, and everything else that is... More 

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed July 10, 2012

Chaweng and Koh Phangan beaches are some of the nicest in Asia, nicer than brown beaches of Bali and other places. I like the spectacle of life on the beach at Chaweng with plenty of beachfront bars and cafes.

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