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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The runway for the airport is right at this beach, so there are many locals who sit there waiting for aircraft to take off or land over their heads. They also bring a lot of food/drink and leave the receptacles on the beach when they...More

1  Thank Heartspunk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beach goes on forever. We visited as part of our stay at the Anantara Mai Khao Villas and I was amazed with the length of this beach in either direction. This place is perfect if you like long walks or runs in the morning...More

1  Thank jazsacher
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

The food was really amazing and the chief and staff were great. We enjoyed the food and kids loved it. Highly recommend for anyone visiting Mai Khao or Phuket. It really deserved the trip:)

Thank Abeer K
Reviewed July 31, 2018

There are so mnay lovely beaches both North and South of patong to visit. We get on a scooter with a towel and just drive along the coast stopping at various beaches to swim. You will always find nice places along the water to have...More

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed July 29, 2018

This beach is terrible, covered in trash with massive surf. We were there during monsoon for a week and the trash just kept coming ashore. Given the reviews they must only clean the beach during peak season so if you go May to Sept i...More

1  Thank Bevan W
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Maybe we’re in a bad spot (JW Marriott Villas) or maybe it’s just a bad time of year? Trash is literally covering the beach, it’s a quite small beach as well but this wouldn’t be a problem if half of it wasn’t trash. We found...More

1  Thank Cole P
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Mai khao is one of the most popular beaches in the Phuket area. It is less crowded and maintained properly also. As it falls into a national park, less construction is around this beach...

Thank Chintan m
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Awesome - quiet luxury beach side and pool side next to the open waters. The pool bar was lovely all afternoon. A very photogenic place with a lot of quaint architectural features to pose with. Enjoy.

Thank Spencerhughes1969
Reviewed June 9, 2018

A great place to relax for a week of two. They have everything on site you could possibly need for a relaxing holiday, except the crowds and hustle and bustle of the typical Phuket experience. If you need the hustle and bustle, take a 40...More

Thank Gav_57
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

A very long stretch of beach for endless stroll with family friends or lovers! Watch the sunset at this location and be sure to take some photos or videos for fond memories

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October 6, 2018|
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Response from Amanda J | Reviewed this property |
Beaches are good at that time of year. From May through to September they can be quite rough and not swimmable. We have pulled up and swum at many beaches all the way along that side of coastline and have not had an issue... More
April 6, 2018|
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Response from 7shasha7 | Reviewed this property |
No I didn’t encounter planes overhead
Stefanie L
November 22, 2016|
Response from suchic23 | Reviewed this property |
Not very far. It's a small place