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MANATHAI Koh Samui

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Hong'an County, China
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26 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel itself has a beautiful, colonial vibe and feels fresh and light. The rooms are homely,spacious and clean and we also had a balcony with a pool view which we enjoyed sitting on in the evening. Breakfast was delicious and there was a wide range of foods available and a great egg station cooking eggs to order any way... More 

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Thank helenrevans
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear helenrevans travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Thank you for your review as our guest. the team are happy to know that you enjoyed the holiday as much as you did. We will look at the menus so that choice of local and international flavours can be offered for room service. Wishing you long and... More 

Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice hotel, had great time with family. Stayed in Lamai suit and very thing was good. Decent breakfast, beach front restaurant is good. pools are nice for families with children specially the pool on near the beach. Beach is not okay for swimming but you can walk to Lamai main beach within 15 min.

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Thank Azim2016
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear Azim2016 travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our guest. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guest and thank you for sharing your insights about our suitability for familes. Hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the... More 

Cairo, Egypt
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50 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right on the edge of Lamai beach this place sits looking cozy and welcoming. Its old clapperboard style is just gorgeous and this continues in rooms where you can sit on your lovely balcony over looking the pool. The beach is just lovely and, unlike some resorts, its right on the beach. The pool area is great and, although its... More 

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Thank Uk-Girl-1966
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear UK-Girl-1966 travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Thank you for being our guest and for sharing your holiday experience with the Trip Advisor community. We are happy to know what you enjoyed being our guest, and indeed the rooms overlooking the Hotel side pool. Wishing you all the very best for the rest of 2016.... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights and loved the hotel.Would be a great place to stay for a few days if looking to stay by the beach and the pool.Not so keen on the nightlife in Lamai so better if looking to enjoy the hotel.The hotel itself is beautiful and very reminiscent of Havana style 1960s oozing old school style and... More 

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1 Thank Aonghus M
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear Aonghus M travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our recent guests. What a nice description you gave us, even with a Havana style feel. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guest. Hope to have the opportunity to welcome you... More 

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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are lovely and well designed, with helpful staff to match. However we did find the dining overpriced, especially since we had stayed at 5 star resorts providing cheaper options. I was disappointed that the hotel only provide one shuttle per day to the beach and one coming back. Not everybody wants to spend all day everyday on the... More 

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Thank RemAndGem
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear RemAndGem travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our guest. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guest. Hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back in the not too distant future. Warm regards, Natalie Kamolwattanasoontorn More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed with my family at Manathai recently for a wedding in Koh Samui, had an amazing time lounging around. Not too far from the busier Chaweng beach and other fun areas! Really easy to grab a tuk tuk from out the front and go exploring. Room was great, Spa was great, staff were friendly and always willing to help.

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Thank John P
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear John P travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our guest, so great to know that your party enjoyed their stay for the very special wedding event held in resort on the island. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guest,... More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed last month , 110% would not stay there again , put us in a room were the builders were working on the hotels roof 2 meters away from the room door. you have to cross the busy main road to get the hotel pool , room view was builders one side and outside kitchen the other , for the... More 

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Thank Micksolan
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear Micksolan travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Very sorry to read this now and I cant find a record of this during your stay, had I known room #207 was not suitable or comfortable I would have fixed this for you. I will drop you a message via your hotmail account as we are very... More 

Arundel, Queensland
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We spent a week at Manathai as a getaway from our hectic life in HK and it was magic! The staff were so warm, friendly and helpful, making our golf bookings, car rental and finding some of the island's gems. We spent a week relaxing by the pool, beach walks and great dinners at Waterline - it was divine! We... More 

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Thank Jennifer59_31
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear Jennifer59_31 travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our guests. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guest and were able to escape the busy life of Hong Kong and find some R&R on Koh Samui. Thank you for the special... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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89 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We purchased a deal almost too good to be true to Manathai and to be honest was very pleasantly surprised. The property is a little tired but at the same time very comfortable. We had a garden view room and I would recommend them to anyone going. The pool view rooms are smaller all be it still comfortable. The water... More 

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1 Thank Trudi0
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear Trudi0 travelers, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our recent guests. We are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guests and thankyou for all the kind mentions of the team who helped make your stay a positive one. There was lots of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I came to this resort as a solo traveller but never felt alone for there was always a beautiful smile and a warm welcome from the divine team at Manathai. The rooms a gorgeous, of a very high standard and large and light filled, there is a spectacular pool right on the beach, while the resort is a minute’s walk... More 

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1 Thank Amiley M
ManathaiKohSamui, General Manager at MANATHAI Koh Samui, responded to this review

Dear Amiley M traveler, Sawadee ka and warm greetings from Manathai Koh Samui. Kop Khun Ka - Thank you for your review as our guest. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay as our guest. Sounds like a wonderful stay filled with a lovely variety of things to do both in and around the resort - thanks... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
MANATHAI Koh Samui is an elegant sanctuary set on the serene sands of Lamai Beach. Boundless gardens create a sense of calm and space. Four restaurants give limitless dining options. Two swimming pools for floating. Accommodation options from Deluxe Rooms to Suites varing in size from 32sqm-200sqm. Kids Club, Gym, Car Parking, Free resort WIFI. A peaceful haven created for every guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about MANATHAI Koh Samui

Address: 173/41 Moo 4, Rob Koh Road, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand (Formerly Buddy Oriental Samui Beach Resort)
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Maret > Lamai Beach
Price Range: $71 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — MANATHAI Koh Samui 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Buddy Samui Boutique Koh
MANATHAI Koh Samui Ko Samui/Lamai Beach
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Lamai Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Lamai Beach
#9 Romantic Hotel in Lamai Beach
#9 Luxury Hotel in Lamai Beach
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