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Busy beach

This was a very nice beach, and we had a lovely day here. But Ao Cho just to the north was quieter... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
Oxford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great for swmming

We did not stay on this beach but came to enjoy it for the afternoon. The beach is quite large and... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
Paso Robles, California
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Ko Samet 21160, Thailand
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Beach is great...not that many people like on white sands beach. Better to relax on the right or left side of the beach, as in the center there are more people. The beach is excellent for swimming. Can take a ferry from Taraue pier (ban...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

This was a very nice beach, and we had a lovely day here. But Ao Cho just to the north was quieter and nicer. There are a lot of resorts and nice restaurants on the beach, along with a range of people walking up and...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018

We did not stay on this beach but came to enjoy it for the afternoon. The beach is quite large and the sea was calm and made for good swimming. Plenty of restaurants to choose from.

Thank imKatieK
Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

I first visited Ao Wong Duean 11 years ago. I live in Bangkok so I visit Samet quite regularly. However, every year the beach gets more crowded and more dirty. The prices vary wildly too, and are getting higher and higher. For example, in one...More

Thank Jayne5892
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

So Wong Duean's one of nice place, quiet and relax. I stayed at a small villa next to the beachfront. If you thinking about to relax and not to for from Bangkok. Ao Wong Duean's the one I recommend.

Thank SP-AP09
Reviewed September 27, 2017

this is a beautiful and quiet in Samed. Dining, Sleeping, listening to the sea here is more valuable even there is some 5 beach club but still separate by distance of each resorts. no crownded people, romantic with your love here.

Thank tawanclub
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Stayed here for 4 night and was very happy we not choose for the more crowden bigger beach which was packed with Chinese . This beach makes you feel like you are in a secluded bay with still enough restaurants / bar around to not...More

Thank Foek
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

The water was really clean, without seaweed. Even though it was the weekend, not too many people. Great location to chill, sunbathe and swim

Thank V S
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

Small nice beautiful beach - could bee - has been! Dear resorts/bar owners clean the fu....g beach during the day. Think that we removed half a kilo of plastic during 2 water "visits". It seems like nobody gives a s...! Sad - could be so...More

2  Thank DonaMalaga
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

This is a great family friendly beach. White, nice sand. Pretty shallow beach making it suitable for kids. No water scooters or banana boats makes it nice and relaxing. A few options to drink and eat along the beach. Try Vong Duean restaurant if you...More

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Response from Reslimpan | Reviewed this property |
There is a group fishing tour by boat that leaves the beach nightly. If he is looking at casting off from the shores, I don't think there is anything preventing him to do so nearby the beach.