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    The Expat Hotel

    163 / 17 Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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    • Excellent33%
    • Very good45%
    • Average11%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible5%
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    “ex pat” (9 reviews)
    “bangla road” (36 reviews)
    “expat bar” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Hotel needs a facelift. Old tired rooms, bed was hard as a rock. Having stayed here many years back it hasnt changed much. Location is good close to Soi Bangla but noted rude UK guests around pool area each day I was there. Staff were...More

    Thank Mark C
    Response from Paul J, Owner at The Expat HotelResponded 2 days ago

    Sorry that you had a hard bed. We have been replacing the hard mattresses on a continuing basis. As for the rude pommies, I'm afraid there is not a lot we can do as hotels have to accept the bookings that online travel agents send....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    If you are not Australia or Thai, don't bother staying here. The hotel is ideally placed, Is clean with friendly staff. Bar prices and food ok. Guest s mainly Australian and surprisingly ignorant, Wil change tv to suit themself. They seem to be regular visitors...More

    Thank Martin H
    Reviewed December 11, 2017

    Nearly all the reviews are positive and I would agree as I found nothing to complain about. I disagree however with the remarks that the hotel is not suitable for families. It is true that there will be a good number of single older men...More

    1  Thank londonlou2015
    Response from Paul J, Owner at The Expat HotelResponded December 12, 2017

    Hi londonlou2015 Thank you for your very positive review of the hotel. We try to generate an open friendly atmosphere where people can meet new friends and relax. For most people, it works thank goodness. Hope you come again.....ask for Paul. I am the owner...More

    Reviewed November 26, 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for 3 nights,situated in a great spot,far enough away to enjoy your sleep yet close to the nightlife.Big rap to all the staff who were always happy to help and seem like one big family,will definately be back.

    Thank tj291164
    Response from Paul J, Owner at The Expat HotelResponded November 28, 2017

    Hi tj291164 Thanks for taking the time to give us a good review. We are glad you liked the place and hope to see you again.

    Reviewed November 22, 2017

    Been coming here for over 15 years , always the same welcome smile at the desk when you arrive , the rooms are basic & spotless well stocked mini bar ,but who stays in a room in Thailand, the pool is just right size ,and...More

    Thank Willie G
    Response from Paul J, Owner at The Expat HotelResponded November 24, 2017

    Hi Willie G, Thanks for taking the time to give us a positive review. Hope to see you back here soon.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Spa
    • Price range
    • $33 - $87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #46 Spa Hotel in Patong
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 47
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    • Patong
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    Dave W
    January 17, 2018|
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    Response from Paul J | Property representative |
    Hi, We have a room on the ground floor which has 80cm wide doors with one single bed and one double bed. To be perfectly honest, I don't know if it is suitable but then I don't know what your mate's detailed requirements... More
    January 1, 2018|
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    Response from BruceEdward69 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi if you attend as a guest buy a beer/meal they let you use the pool
    December 16, 2017|
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    Response from BruceEdward69 | Reviewed this property |
    As far as I could tell everyone one is welcome, I base this on the fact that several guest had "ladyboy" friends visit and there was no different treatment to these guest
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    "There is no lift but only two levels so if you cant walk up 1 flight of stairs stay on ground floor."
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    "No coffee/tea making facilities in rooms, so bring your own."
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