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Best beach for sunbathing!

After spending 4 weeks on the island and visiting almost every single beach, we found haad yao to... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Devon, United Kingdom
Wednesday Beach Market

Went there for the Wednesday beach market...was a small one is avoidable. The beach is lovely... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018

After spending 4 weeks on the island and visiting almost every single beach, we found haad yao to be perfect for us! It was typically very quiet compared to the other beaches such as 'secret beach'. The sand is hard and was ideal as it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

Went there for the Wednesday beach market...was a small one is avoidable. The beach is lovely though.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We were there for 6 days and we rent a bike to be able to go to another beaches. That is the best one of all! Highly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pufcheta
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

this beach is relatively quiet and is perfect to enjoy the sunset. we stayed here at the Seetanu beach resort in a bungalow directly next to the beach. just perfect!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018

One of the most popular areas on this small island , thats the West side , this beach is situated there. About half hours drive from the town , Tongsala, all the taxi drvers know here , because its very popular . Many family run...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Peter M
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Yao Beach is a scenic secluded bay with white sand and clear waters and is only accessible on foot or by boat, there are only two resorts and both have to generate their own power giving it a real desert island feel. The beach offers...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

Chill out place with great bars, restaurants and lovely beach. Look at eating out on the beach some night it's a great experience

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ZacHac
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Relatively quiet and a very beautiful beach. Good restaurants and a great place to visit in an evening

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Daisie E
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Haad Yao translates to Long Beach and while it may long for Kho Phagnan, at around 700m it does not really compare, lengthwise, with the really long beaches in many other parts of the world. However, in the "cute beach" category it's a very different...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jock O
Reviewed February 19, 2018

This was a very friendly beach, nice and long sandy with calm waters. Bars, restaurants and massage were available all along the beach. People engaged in various activities. Folks were from all over the world!

Date of experience: February 2018
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April 2, 2017|
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Response from swirving_irving | Reviewed this property |
Yes too low, you should head to Koh Tao really, the snorkelling is great there!
Andrew G
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
Haad Yao Beach has a lot of restaurants and bars. If you are looking for nightlife, food, entertainment, dancing, music, they have it. I didn't notice many with live bands during the weeknights (I'm an older family guy so I... More