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Address: Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand

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Scenic views over a lovely bay

Great spot to sit in a seaside restaurant and have a drink/food. The views across the bay cluttered with longtail boats is very scenic, and water here is very clear and there are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Jazzabongo
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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77 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot to sit in a seaside restaurant and have a drink/food. The views across the bay cluttered with longtail boats is very scenic, and water here is very clear and there are suitable spots for swimming. Great place to arrive on a lovely island.

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Jabalpur, India
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

one of the best beaches we have seen till day ...this bay has all. we stayed here for three days and could not help looking at the azure blue waters every now and then. the place is lined up with restaurants and cafes. no vehicles is a big plus. being vegetarian we found few indian joints that served complete vegetarian... More 

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Thank ParinSayani
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3 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Seeing it again after 26 years made me sad. Shopping malls built between Don Sai bay and Loh Dalum bay where just coconut palm trees used to be, one shop and restaurants next to each other where a few local places used to be.... Can't even see the beach because there are Longtail boats everywhere. Pizza, burgers, 7-eleven..... Still the... More 

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Thank Helmut P
Penang Island, Malaysia
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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Found a spot on the west side, far end, away from all the boats. Clear water, warm and nice to swim or just chill with friends. Sand was white, soft and fine.

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Thank AdrianYeohPenang
Adelaide, Australia
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119 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

Gorgeous waters and views - but slowly being ruined by tourists - bottles, cigarettes and the Thais just don't know how to cope as more and more tourists arrive by over crowded ferries. Overlooked by restaurants and bars for most of the bay, you can get a view from anywhere. Take a day trip here from Krabi or Phuket -... More 

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Thank cammyxxoo
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We booked and paid to stay on phi phi for 3 nights and left after 1...this was probably a beautiful place once upon a time now it felt like Thai benedorm...overcrowded, smelly, bad food, dirty...hence we didn't stay. The beach on the other side the water looked beautiful but when we went for a swim there were lots of suspicious... More 

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Thank Hayley M
Phato, Thailand
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Destroyed paradise. Great views, crystal clear water and nice beach. Unfortunately in neighborhood of concrete wall, laud reggae bars serving all sorts of drugs. Good for party people.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

Beach is ok. and easy to find/rent a private boat (at least 2-3 hours to complete a nearby beaches and snorkling spots. Clear water.

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Thank Suratsawadee K
Anchorage, Alaska
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253 reviews
144 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

This is the big beach that serves the vast majority of visitors who stay on Phi Phi Don , where most of the hotels and resorts are located near the ferry dock and small town strip. it is very large, wide and picturesque beach, with the fleet of longtail boats there. If you want to stay where the "action" and... More 

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Thank PaulAK2011
Foshan, China
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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

I found it convenience by staying in the hotel on Ton Sai Bay although the beach on Ton Sai Bay was poorer than Loh Dalam Bay. We do not like eating in hotel, so we prefer to walk to main town of Phi Phi Island to find nice restaurant to dine and it did not disappointed we. Beside that, we... More 

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