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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We thought we'd have trouble getting here from Bangkok but it couldn't have gone smoother (they have directions on their website) we took a 4 hour train from thonburi as soon as we got off their are shared taxis that will take you to the resortel pier, where the long boats for jungle rafts come every hour, we were lucky...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel looks romantic but is not and it is not worth the money in my opinion. Also if you consider environmental issues you should avoid this hotel. The rooms are very basic and there is no electricity at this hotel (this was known before) therefore there is almost no light in the room since the lamps which are provided...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was a bit hard to find, but you have to go there by boat from a pier. Quite unique setting, lovely small cabins with bathroom etc. All amenities except ... electricity. But they supply ample oil lamps etc. Food was good, plate service and more (extra) dishes on demand. BEWARE: you have to pay cash on the spot...

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Almada, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is definitively a great spot to stay for a couple of nights just relaxing by the Kway riverside. Beautiful landscape with the chance to know the surroundings, including the nearby village and their people. Having no electricity just makes this place even more mystical.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was stunning but relaxing definitely not, it felt like camping in a bus station. Endless water taxis from about 7am to 7pm stoping on the rafts The smell of deisal is choking and the noise deafening Food great but cold Real shame as looked so peaceful when we arrived but far from it

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Drumheller, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was excellent and really cool. It's neat being able to float down the river from one end to the other whenever you want. Our guide to the waterfall and through the village was excellent and informative. The add-on tours, however, were not. You are on a double decker bus with people from the property's other hotels. Every stop...

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Winnipeg
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family really enjoyed our stay at River Kwai Jungle Rafts. The ability to just jump off the dock then float down the river to the end dock and climb back on was a huge hit. Really enjoyed the kayak trek as well. The food was plenty and well prepared but spice level was very low for Thai food. But...

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Conselve, Italy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place, simple and essential accommodation to pass some relaxing day in this very beautiful site. We have been very well in two days spent to Jungle Raft. Very nice the candle light dinner. Experience to do absolutely!

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 week ago

Facility is very old comparing to what it has seen in website. It looks international but actually very local and facility was not maintained well. Hotel owner/management should consider improving facility and food to up to standard.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the very specific place ,there is no electricity and everything is adapted for it. if you are with kids which can jump into the river ,they will enjoy this place . There is a village where you can walk for 1-2 h , there is nothing to do during the evening except the dinner .But food is simple...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
River Kwai Jungle Rafts. The original floating hotel or Floatel since 1976 in Kanchanaburi Thailand. It was recognized as UNSEEN PARADISE in Thailand and welcoming people around the world. The River Kwai Jungle Rafts is selected as one of the best for floating hotels in the world by The Telegraph UK in 2011. ... more   less 

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Address: Baan Tahsao | Tahsao, Sai Yok 70150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Sai Yok
Price Range: $81 - $136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — River Kwai Jungle Rafts 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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River Kwai Jungle Rafts Hotel Kanchanaburi
River Kwai Jungle Rafts Kanchanaburi
River Kwai Jungle Rafts Thailand/Kanchanaburi Province - Sai Yok
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“Loo constant over flow”
 of 5 bubbles Chrisbarnett65, 1 week ago | Read review
“Showers are ice cold get used to it!! Don't complain its a part of the experience.”
 of 5 bubbles kkcwiebe, 1 week ago | Read review
“bungalow ,take flash lights with you”
 of 5 bubbles dinab2017, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Be sure to check your room for cleanliness at check-in”
 of 5 bubbles 265valerieg, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Best to take a room almost at the end of the row, not in the beginning nor middle because there will be some noise and people walking in front of the chalet. Not at the end, because all the people will come out of the river in front of your chalet as it is the last one. Sou would recommend either rooms 50-56 or room 4-8.”
 of 5 bubbles 859najwag, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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