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Coral Island

48/12 Moo9 T, Chalong Phuket, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“banana beach” (34 reviews)
“sea walking” (23 reviews)
“day trip” (63 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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48/12 Moo9 T, Chalong Phuket, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 451 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an island which is accessible through boats. it would take 30 mins boat ride to reach here. this place is full of activities options. This place is also having open bars and restaurants.

1  Thank viveks908
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice place for group activities and sports events be at para glide banana boat scoova or under water event. Good food arrangementsMore

Thank colprabhat
Steve A, Guest Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Col, Oh, what a refreshing read finally from a Banana Beach visitor. Yes we have all of the watersports available and superb beach-front Coral Reef restaurant, managed by the owners of the famous Kan Eang@pier restaurant, Chalong. See you again on your next visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were really excited to go to Coral Island, but when getting there we got disappointed ... very dirty and full of people.... sure there are other beautiful islands to visitMore

1  Thank Tiago M
Steve A, Guest Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tiago, Once again, and again, it seems so many people do not read TA BEFORE they book trips, but after choosing the Cheap Charlie options, then take time to write what has been written so many times before. Book the cheap Long Beach trips...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

a very small place for Swimming, A lot of people and a lot of Boat. Not recommended for visiting. Instead, visit Raya island.More

Thank Siryog
Steve A, Guest Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Siryog for your review. Unfortunately you must have fallen into the trap of not checking Tripadvisor before you booked your daytrip. You would have seen my advice about going to Banana Beach and not the cheaper Long Beach. Nevermind, now you know and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s nice between until about 10 AM and then after 5 o’clock . There are just toooooo Many tourist and they treat the Beach like it’s their personal trash binMore

Thank Jeff H
Steve A, Public Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jeff, Once again and sorry to say that it is the same old story. You chose the cheap option and went to Long Beach. Long Beach is very good for those who enjoy crowds, action and active water sports. As this beach is home...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

took a long tail boat from rawai - 2000 bahts and got to this GREAT island. nice snorkelling experience, great sand, not too crowded, the restaurant had excellent inexpensive food.

Thank Stefan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

our tour operator SEA QUEST gave us too options, either to stay on banana beach which is wonderful of course, but too crowded at the time or go not the other side of the island for snorkelling and swimming which was a better option. choose...More

Thank maamoun m
Reviewed January 4, 2018

this place is packed with China Mainlander. But the beach itself is clean & nice. It has some big rocks on the seabed tho. We joined the tour going to both Koh Racha and this one. I would suggest only going to Koh Racha only...More

Thank joicee
Steve A, Public Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

Hi Joicee, Thanks for your time to review Coral Island, Phuket. Unfortunately, particularly at this time of year and Chinese New Year, all beaches anywhere near Phuket are crowded as are the roads, restaurants, airports and hotels. Tours are fully booked and staff working frantically...More

Reviewed January 4, 2018

Absolutely great experience - the nature is breath taking. Snorkelling, Para sailing and overall experience is really great. If you need to relax just observing the nature, you still can do on a nice beach chair.More

Thank Prasanna W
Steve A, Guest Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

Hi Prasanna Thank you for your review and so nice to hear from a Coral Island, Banana Beach visitor who appreciates the beauty of the area. It really is an amazing spot, with so much to do or a day in the beach chair is...More

Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

I was really disappointed with this island having visited Khai islands in the past I wish we had gone back there instead. I have read the reviews about the dead coral and hoardes of Chinese and there is a manager who seems to reply telling...More

6  Thank noushymoo
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ZaynaAS
November 17, 2017|
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Response from Golligosh123 | Reviewed this property |
We went out on a longtail boat and personally I don't although as 6 adults and a 12 & 13 year old, I don't think I would have felt happy with a 1 year old. We were really drenched, although there may be options to go on a... More
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Vishal S
September 20, 2017|
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Response from Steve A | Property representative |
Hi Vishal, Our speedboats are in very good condition and Banana Beach has plenty of shade for young children. Be sure to choose Banana Beach which is cleaner and has fresh water showers for you and the little one. They get... More
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AkshayPreeta
May 21, 2017|
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Response from Steve A | Property representative |
Hi, You do not need water foot ware as the sand close to the beach is fine and for further out on our beautiful reef, we do not want any feet on the coral. Be sure to wear your life jacket (provided) and keep your feet... More
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