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Paradise

Fantastic paradise alike beach. We stay on Beyond Resort and do walks every morning. At north we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janake66
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Lund, Sweden
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Nice to do after the Sai Rung Waterfall

A lovely beach with nice local restaurants looking over the beach. The sands are clean and the... read more

Reviewed December 8, 2018
VFrequentTravellers
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Point Lonsdale, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic paradise alike beach. We stay on Beyond Resort and do walks every morning. At north we gone 4 kilometres on mostly empty beaches and then there is at least 8 km left on the beach. Recommendations are Boom Boom restaurant and Apissara massage next...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

A lovely beach with nice local restaurants looking over the beach. The sands are clean and the water very clear. Tropical setting worth visiting

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

This beach is great for relaxing and away from the main beaches of bang niang and nangthong. They are some restaurants nearby and good local food.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

Whenever I am in need of a relaxing beach that is easy to reach I drive to Pakweep Beach, reading a good book, writing those forgotten emails, enjoying the beauty of Khao Lak. Restaurants and massage huts are at either end of the beach. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

A nice generally litter free beach. We went on a rainy day but did have an hour before it started to enjoy the sea. Loads of bars and massage parlours avaiable at very good prices. The massage ladies next to Boom Boom restaurant were friendly,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Arrived just before sunset to a largely deserted beach. The different cloud formations were amazing and on our visit, despite some recent storm damage the beach was spotless. Sheltered at a local hotel and had cocktails during a rainstorm then found a lovely beachside restaurant...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

A beautiful calm beach lined with trees. perfect long beach walks and introducing the kids to the ocean

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Traveltips4trip
Reviewed June 21, 2018

The storms last week really damaged this beach. Significant sand loss and super high tides during our stay.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank T S
Reviewed June 19, 2018

This strip of beach could be exceptional, you can now see the erosion from the natural elements and what is left behind by constant regurgatation of the sea. Our visit was in June which is probably the worst timing. This could be better if the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

Best beach for a long walk at low tide, many restaurants, massage beds, clothing shops, tour guides, nail polish centres, even a tailor! There can be an undertow and at times the beach drops away sharply making the waves dumpers, shade trees along the way...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Sally T
May 30, 2018|
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Response from Arandora | Reviewed this property |
Jellies are present all year round on Pak Weeb but more so in Wet Season when they are driven inland.
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Princess686
May 12, 2017|
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plenty of transport available its about 10 15 minutes not a lot of hotels on this stretch of beach and you will be paying top price as it is high season kantary is one why specifically do you want to stay on pakweeb... More
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kermer
Essex
phuket - Pak weep (3 Replies)
what is the easiest way to get from karon beach to Pak weep beach. i was thinking taxi to the airport then a bus from there??
October 28, 2005|
Response fromtedkarma|
I assume that you know that Pak Weep Beach is about ten kilomters north of Khao Lak town? I doubt that there is a bus that goes there. In particular form the airport. Your best best would be to catch a bus from Phuket Town (off Phang Nga Road - on the east side of town heading towards Surin Road) to Takuapa. This is NOT where the song thaews gather - but about two kilometers (guessing) east of there. Once on the bus you would need to keep your eye out for either the Similana or...More
katelucy_9
Adelaide, Australia
Places to stay on Pak Weep Beach (3 Replies)
Hi all, we travelled to Khao Lak last year and absolutely loved it. We did spend a heap of time at White Sands Beach (Pak Weep Beach? I think they are the same place?) and wondered if anyone could recommend a resort/hotel to stay at close to this. Last time we were in Nang Thong and would like to be closer if possible. We are a family of 4, 2 kids aged 12 and 10 so need a bungalow or family room. We tend to stay away from the big resorts if possible. Any advice greatly appreciated, cheers...More
May 21, 2014|
Response fromkatelucy_9|
Thanks that's great, will get started on researching!
Lyn93
Perth, Australia
Which area (4 Replies)
Visited Khao Lak 5 years ago and on a day out we visited a beach we don't know what area it was but we had gone to the see the big gold Buddha on a beach near a bay with fishing boats and we were on our way back to khao lac and our driver stopped here for us to get something to eat from a beach restaurant with bamboo type sitting area under a bamboo roof. We just loved the beach and would like to return. We are looking at either the Beyond Resort or the Pullman Katiliya we think they are both...More
January 19, 2017|
Response fromArandora|
I think the place you were visiting was the Tsunami Memorial site at Ban Nam Khem which is next to the fishing port and pier and overlooks the island of Koh Kho Khao. It sounds like the beach you are referring to on the way back probably was the northern end of Pak Weeb Beach in between the creek next to the Beyond Resort and the Mai Khao Lak Resort. At the time you visited there would have been a row of beach restaurants and massage places along that stretch but since that date, first in...More