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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

We spent a very pleasant holiday here last year, the complex is not large but is very comfortable, the rooms are not big but are quite comfortable with all the necessary amenities, there is a small onsite bar that does a selection of Thai and English food, The owner lives onsite and is always available and friendly should you need... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The room we had on the 2nd floor was ok. The bathroom could use a few small adjustments, shower head was hanging lose, so was the water sprayer next to the toilet. Television had a mind of its own, kept scanning for new channels every few minutes, making it impossible to follow anything. Free wifi on the resort was ok,... More 

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Ao Nang, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Scandinavian Residence. A resort ok, maybe a little far from town. 10 rooms, which could have been a little bigger and 3 backpacker rooms having an ok size, but are at the back. A small swimming pool, bar and restaurant. The place was before owned by a Danish doctor, but is now taken over by a local family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We needed a place to stay in a rush 14days starting December 29th when Ao Nang was fully booked and luckily found this place. Simple and good value with a laid back family run atmosphere. The Danish owner Mr. Sten a retired physician is a long-timer in Thailand who is living with his young Thai family on the premises. The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The place was booked last minute due to a early morning flight back to bangkok. For less than £40 for the room. I have to say the room was clean but very basic. It was beds , it's was like sleeping on a pool table. It had to be the hardest, most comfortable bed I've slept in. During the night... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

This guest house is located at the outskirts of Ao Nang right on the street to the shell fossil beach. The rooms are located around a back laid yard which features a swimming pool and small garden; its all really quiet here so that you can have nice sleep without being disturbed by loud music or traffic. The friendliness of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights based on the trip advisor reviews. I really cannot understand the amount of good reviews on this place. Our room was not clean, the tv picture was so bad you could not watch anything, wifi did not work in our room, the bathroom was horrible, bed sheets and towels were old, ripped and stained... More 

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SteenBoesHansen, Owner at Scandinavian Residence, responded to this review

Thanks for your response, which gives me a chance to correct your wrong information. It"s made clear on all booking sites that the distance to Ao Nang Beach is only 1,852 meters. As you already knew this why do you complain? Very easy access by Tuk-Tuk and Songthaew 24 hours. We have only 14 rooms of which only 3 are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Stayed here for 4 days. Great value for Money and Works well for our Family as it is very private and kids can play at pool etc. Basic foods for breakfast and lunch but expect to go out for dinner. The owners are great and we always feel welcome here.

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SteenBoesHansen, Owner at Scandinavian Residence, responded to this review

We very much appreciate you taking your time to review our hotel and we are happy that your stay here was pleasant. Hope to see you soon again... More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Went to Ao Nang for a long Weekend, stayed at Scandinavian Residence all trough the stay, got picked up in Krabi airport, excellent service, super breakfast, and stable wifi. Staff was nice. and a great pool bar.

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SteenBoesHansen, Owner at Scandinavian Residence, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to make this review ! We are all very happy that you enjoyed your stay at The Scandinavian Residence in Ao Nang. Hope to see you again soon... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Accomodation was cheap and it was 5-8minutes from the Ao Nang town. We had the basic amenities, and there was no air-conditioning but it was alright for the 3 of us. The owner was really friendly too! Recommended us a cocktail specially made for us. There was a pool table free to use too! Just keep getting bitten by the... More 

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SteenBoesHansen, Manager at Scandinavian Residence, responded to this review

Dear Nora Thank you very much for the nice review of our guest house. Hope to see you again next time. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family run guesthouse, located in quiet surroundings, 2,3 km. From The Ao Nang Beach. Plenty of Thai restaurants and food stalls in walking distance. In high season songtaews are passing every 5 - 10 minutes right outside the hotel to Krabi Town and the beach. Swimming pool, tropical garden, games room, bar, restaurant. All 14 A/C rooms have en suite toilet and shower with hot and cold water, terrace or balcony most rooms are facing the pool and garden area. Cable TV with 60 Thai and international channels, Air condition or fan, single beds or double beds. Free WI-FI. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Scandinavian Residence

Address: 278 Moo 2, Ao Nang, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Krabi Province > Krabi Town > Ao Nang
Price Range: $15 - $51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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