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Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

This place is unique. (I stayed late nov.15) All of the staff offer top notch service from start to finish. And beyond... Even the extra service like our waterfall guide Olivier, the walkway trail pick up service by Luc and the superb cooking classes by Nat were complimentary. The grounds are so well kept and the rooms are the cleanliest... More 

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Reviewed April 27, 2016

If you're keen for an option on the 'quiet' side of the island look no further (assuming they are able to keep operating - fingers crossed for you guys). We are not fans of the over-developed Thai island culture - if you're looking for the mess of bars, resorts and backpackers crowding every inch of sand then go to the... More 

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Reviewed February 22, 2016

Had four nights in this wonderful place. It's peaceful, friendly and very comfortable. The hosts are welcoming, helpful and run an excellent business. Breakfast is different every day with home made juices, jams and preserves. The dinner menu is diverse and the standard of cooking and service is just about as good as you can get. The location is stunning... More 

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Reviewed February 15, 2016

tourists have to take more than 90 mins bus to arrive the resort from pier. the road is mountain road. there are a lot of taxis(PickUp) at the pier. the resort's director and owner-Oliver's appalling attitude made me quite upset. when I asked the resort to tell me what is right way to arrive there. Oliver as the resort's director... More 

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Reviewed February 3, 2016

We stayed 4 nights at the Mangrove Hideaway and didn't want to leave. I have never felt so well looked after as we did here. Olivier and team seem to know what you want before you do! They took us in their boat to a little beach on a deserted island and the boat was packed with water, towels, beach... More 

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Reviewed January 31, 2016

Great places are like shadows of great people? Not easy to tell about but all this, the upper rest zone, the super food, flowers, plants, ambiance, little details, rules of respect, care and professionalism adds up to something truly delicious. Oliver and captain Luc do care about every detail and this is not only perfect service, but introduction to this... More 

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Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

My partner spent a fair amount of time researching the location for this holiday and I left it entirely in his hands. I knew we were going to stay in a quiet fishing village in a non-touristy area of a beautiful Thai island, but what I did not know was that we would be staying in Paradise! I exaggerate not!... More 

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Reviewed December 16, 2015

My wife and I stayed for 2 nights in mid November and were very impressed with this small resort. The rooms and public areas are thoughtfully decorated, and Luc, Olivier and the rest of the staff are welcoming and attentive. This is a lovely part of the island, and there was enough to keep me occupied for a couple of... More 

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Reviewed December 15, 2015

we had an amazing stay at the mangrove - great location, design and service. the team made us very welcome and were very helpful with tailored advice, ranging from near-by restaurants to outdoor activities and general informatiuon aboubt the mangroves. free to use bikes and kajaks and a very generous upstairs relax area, including use of a jacizzi made this... More 

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Reviewed December 7, 2015

When we came from Moscow (about 24-hours road), Luke (one of the hotel owners) met us and offered his care and attentiveness from the first minute. Every time when we were going somewhere, he offered us the best way how to do that: he gave us a big bottle of drinking water and waterproof bag when we walked to the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Off the beaten tracks The Mangrove Hideaway is nestled in the Salak Phet fishing village, a peaceful spot surrounded by nature miles away from mass tourism. This mountainous scenic bay of the southern Koh Chang Island is home for hundreds of botanical and animal species. Besides the numerous outdoor activities, such as mangrove canoeing or jungle trekking, we warmly welcome travelers to share our values & efforts in sustainable tourism for an authentic and relaxing stay in the heart of the Mu Koh Chang Marine & National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mangrove Hideaway Koh Chang

Address: 32 Moo 2, Ban Salakphet, Ko Chang Tai, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand (Formerly Chiva House & Chiva Kacha Resort)
Location: Thailand > Trat Province > Ko Chang > Ko Chang Tai
Price Range: $50 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Mangrove Hideaway Koh Chang 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Garden rooms are lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles 754nigelb, Feb 22, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a garden room and were very happy with it. Very secluded and good to have a place of your own to sit outside.”
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“all are fine”
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“don't miss the breakfast!”
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“Take the Snorkelling trip with the Captain!!”
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