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155/27 Soi moo Bann Nong Kae, Khao Takiab Hua Don, Nong Kae, Hua Hin 77110 Thailand
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Located in a superb setting between the famous Thai resorts of Hua Hin and the fabulous Takiab Beach. A natural landscape provide the perfect setting for a motivational and challenging Weight Loss/Holistic Fitness Retreat for you to relish and test every mental and physical goal. The camp has a range of single and twin tropical bungalows set amongst coconut palms. A central social area has been designed with relaxation in mind after you day training.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Outdoor pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bicycle rental
Bicycles available
Free airport transportation
Spa
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Private pool
Yoga classes
Fitness classes
Personal trainer
Golf course
Hiking
Water park offsite
Free shuttle or taxi services
Airport transportation
Shuttle bus service
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Massage
Neck massage
Concierge
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Shared lounge / TV area
Private check-in / check-out
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Private balcony
Seating area
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Microwave
Refrigerator
Cable / satellite TV
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Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French, German, Thai

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Gerry wrote a review Oct 16
London, United Kingdom1 contribution
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This was a out of comfort zone experience for me, which helped boost my confidence. I was welcomed to the camp with kindness by everyone and my experience opened my eyes in certain aspects. Do not join the camp and complain, if you are thinking this is some sort of vacation/resort. It’s a camp which helps not only to lose weight but also to strengthen you both physically and mentally as well as push you to do better. A lot of the times the training had been hard, and admittedly I have had moments when I thought I couldn’t go any further with certain exercises, but Klaus will push and encourage you because he genuinely believes in you. Aside from training, Klaus had been like a father figure who I could always turn to whenever I had problems. And I’ve learnt some life lessons from him when he shared some of his stories about his past. The Muay Thai training I did was one of the best experiences I’ve had and I’ll be carrying on when I go back home. The trainer, Maa, likes to keep the training fun but will push you to do better when he wants you to get the techniques right. Maa also went above and beyond outside training to teach me some of the cultural ways of life in Thailand and also encouraged me multiple times to try new things. One big lesson I learnt from both Klaus and Maa is to believe in myself a lot more, and keep pushing forward, even if the mind tells you to stop. I recommend joining this camp if you want to get out of your comfort zone and take the first step towards working on yourself. I still have a lot of improvements to do but I’m proud of what I was able to accomplish so far. Oh and make sure you have mosquito repellents when you join the camp! 🤣
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Traveled solo
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traveller wrote a review Sep 2021
Manchester, United Kingdom2 contributions14 helpful votes
I wasn’t sure about booking a fitness retreat, was assured that it would not be a boot camp style but it was anything but encouraging. Manager was impatient with me when doing exercises, despite me informing them of my age, goals and inexperience. Not the type of encouraging environment that is advertised. Luckily I didn’t stay at the camp, it’s very basic. Did an early morning walk each day and while the ThaibTrainers were lovely it was repetitive doing the same route each day, through hua him and up and down the steps to the Buddha. The young guys who came in the walks each morning were so nice but were not approved by the manager to take alternative routes. The boxing classes tended to be busy as the gym is small and others join the classes who were not staying at the camp. I enjoyed these classes most as it was more enjoyable when the manager wasn’t around in the afternoons. Maybe it’s cultural but he didn’t think gym time should be enjoyed or fun, so it always felt strained when he was around. Would have been nice to have some Thai dishes served but none during my visit. Liked the early morning walks seeing Thailand people start their day and the monks coming in to get their provisions, even got a blessing from one. Overall while I love Thailand the camp wasn’t a warm inviting experience, maybe if the manager relaxed a little there might be more fun, after all it is a holiday?!
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Date of stay: August 2021Trip type: Traveled solo
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Mathias J wrote a review Aug 2021
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The area is well maintened and nice. I train at Palapon twice a week and get 10 dishes of food delivered every week at my office. Both is as my title states - Excellent. The owner is very nice and a good trainer aswell.
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Daniel K wrote a review Aug 2021
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So well educated staff. They make you do a lot of different excersises that really makes sense. We tried both mobility excersises and HIIT. Would defenitely recommend to anyone who wants to get in shape FAST!
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Date of stay: August 2021
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elsa1394 wrote a review Apr 2021
Plymouth, United Kingdom1 contribution
We went to Palapon for a 24 hr charity run event last month, and I can't speak highly enough about the owners, staff and facilities. It's an idyllic little oasis in central Hua Hin. Everything about the place is perfect, from the lovely chalet bungalows, great food, pool and facilities, but what really makes you feel at home is the enthusiasm and personalities of Klaus and valerie, they are such awesome people who really go the extra mile to ensure you get the best out of your visit there. They are also extremely knowledgeable about their jobs too, be it fitness or nutrition. Definitely highly recommended.... Give it a try! 5* 👍🙏
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Traveled solo
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ThailandPrachuap Khiri Khan ProvinceHua HinNong Kae
NUMBER OF ROOMS
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Frequently Asked Questions about Palapon
Which popular attractions are close to Palapon?
Nearby attractions include Tamarind Market (0.2 miles), Vana Nava Water Jungle (0.3 miles), and Cicada Market (0.1 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Palapon?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a fitness center, and a spa.
Is parking available at Palapon?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Palapon?
Conveniently located restaurants include Vana Nava Sky Bar & Restaurant, Plamong - Holiday Inn Resort Vana Nava Hua Hin, and Lost Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Palapon?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness center, an outdoor pool, and fitness classes during their stay.
Does Palapon have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Palapon offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Palapon?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, German, and Thai.
Are there any historical sites close to Palapon?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Klai Kang Won Palace (3.8 miles).