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Pong Phen Guesthouse and Bungalows

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wellingborough northamptonshire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hi I've just had 3 nights here this is my 4th time at this place I love to come here it's clean the staff are so friendly the food is good the rooms I've stayed in are very nice good Aircon free wifi also it's right on the river Kwai so has a nice view the pool is very nice...

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Horsham
Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

We reserved this place online due to the pool they had. When we were walking down the road to their property they were calling out at us to stay there and sitting around the restaurant. When we walked to the reception area the staff slowly came over to check us in. We were asked to pay there an then but...

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Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Small overpriced room, overpriced food, noisy, and tired grumpy staff. There is construction of a new building so sitting by the pool all you hear is hammering and sawing. The food is two or three times as much as Street food and half the taste.

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Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

My husband, girlfriend and I stayed here for two nights and enjoyed this hotel very much! It's centrally located and within walking distance to a lot of restaurants. We stayed in room B-12 which was large with a very comfortable twin and king size bed. The a/c worked great, bathroom was large and our fridge come with free water and...

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Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Great guesthouse with restaurant & travel centre on site. Reasonable prices, same as other places down the street. Offers laundry services, scooter rent, cooking classes, tours & transport. The pool and the terrace with view on the river Kwai are just perfect. However, they are expanding quite a bit, which might make it crowded in the future. 4/5 would Pong...

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Sydney
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

I originally stayed at Pong Phen in 2009, on the recommendation from a friend. He didn't lead me astray. I come to Kanchanaburi every year for our Australian War Remembrance Ceremony - ANZAC Day, on the 25th of April. And, of course, stay at this Guesthouse, along with many other like-minded people, who have become good friends from this important...

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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Pong Phen Guest house boasts a great location. It is situated walking distance from everything you need in town from restaurants, bars and the night market. The staff are lovely and go above and beyond to make sure your stay is enjoyable and comfortable. The facilities are perfect, cozy and clean. The pool is a great way to escape those...

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Reviewed October 20, 2016

We visit this place at least one time a month and we always be treated like a family. we go there with family and we go there with different motorbike clubs. This is the best hotel we ever stay with friends and family in Kanchanaburi. Ove, S.O.C MC Thailand

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Udon Thani, Thailand
Reviewed October 20, 2016

The location, the staff, the on-site restaurant, and all the services offered by this guesthouse makes it second to none in Kanchanaburi. I stay here all the time -- several times per year -- and there's no other place I'd rather stay. Book your rooms early! They stay full!

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Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

I just stayed there a couple of days, so short but i promised i will come back. Good relaxing rest, good food, and so nice staff ! Enough busy and entertaining during the day and quiet for a good sleep

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Pong Phen Guesthouse and Bungalows

Address: Soi Bangladesh, River Kwai Road | Tamakam Subdistrict, Kanchanaburi 71000, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Kanchanaburi
Price Range: $21 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pong Phen Guesthouse and Bungalows 2*
Number of rooms: 3
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“I always stay in the bungalows!”
 of 5 bubbles Ricohoc, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
“I prefer the Bungalow style accommodation, great rooms....”
 of 5 bubbles Fileeep, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed with basic room not include breakfast but clean....:-)”
 of 5 bubbles freedomp820, Oct 20, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to suit all budgets.”
 of 5 bubbles andrea504201, Apr 2, 2016 | Read review
“Thai style bungalows are great value with high quality, but the back bungalows are a little quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles williamhA3722KI, Mar 10, 2016 | Read review
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