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The Expat Hotel

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Rawai, Thailand
Reviewed December 11, 2012

I have been to the Expat Hotel five times over the last five years and my most recent visit last week was a result of winning a voucher in a raffle for two free nights. I was so pleased it was this hotel as I know it well and I would prefer to stay here than any other hotel in...

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KingKlong, Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Simon for a positive review. Glad you had a good weekend.

Yinnar, Australia
Reviewed November 28, 2012

Back again for another taste of relaxation still great on site massage,still great staff,still great laundry service,still great food and beer might not be the cheapest but it has it all...ill be back

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KingKlong, Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review John. Happy guests is what we aim at. We look forward to your next visit.

Perth, Australia
Reviewed November 19, 2012

OMG honestly absolutely discusting ! Unless you opened ur wallet the staff did not want to know you let alone smile. Dirty hotel and rooms... dity pool could not swim in it as it was green... There are 2 expats one is hotel and other is guest house.. so be very careful. Full of dirty old men slutting around with...

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KingKlong, Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Unbelievable review! We have a daily pool cleaning service and have not had a green swimming pool in a long, long time. As for the rest of the review, don't believe all you read!! Our staff are an exceptionally friendly and happy team. As for the dirty old men, I feel that this is a very subjective view of guys...

worcwester
Reviewed November 15, 2012

I stayed here recently on my first trip to thailand. I found the hotel staff from check in (Anne) to check out to be very friendly and helpful. The bar manager (martin) and his staff (Lei, Ta, and all the staff) were always eager to make myself and other guest feel comfortable and welcome. I found the accomadations to be...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed November 7, 2012

This is my second stay in this hotel. The location is great as it is down a quiet soi which is mainly a motorbike parking area. The hotel is situated around a pool and gardens. The restraunt has a good variety on the menu and the bar is fairly quiet but lots of fun.As for the rooms they are standard...

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Reviewed October 29, 2012

I'v been to expat many times and it great! Great location, nice restaurant, pool with nice palm trees surrounding it and the beer garden is also very good. The staff have have always been nice exept 2 who quit working there a few years ago, the rooms are average in my opinion but its ok for me. This hotel attracts...

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Thalang, Thailand
Reviewed October 25, 2012

This Hotel was chosen because it has a Sports Bar and sponsors the local Patong Cricket Club. They offered us a reduction of about 100 Thai Baht per night, so the cost per night was 1,100THB. There are two Bars/ Restaurant with good service and a very large space for entertaining. The`Sports Bar had sports on the screens all day....

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KingKlong, Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Please accept our unreserved apologies for the urine on the floor. This must have been from the previous guest, but it was on the floor inside the clothes cupboard and was overlooked by the room maid, who didn't look inside the cupboard. We assure you that our rooms do not normally have urine on the floor and that we can...

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed September 18, 2012

I would like to thank the Expat for making my trip to Phuket a great experience. The Room was great, loved the shower, bed was comfortable. The staff were so friendly and helpful. Meals were good and the staff go out of their way to ensure the guests enjoy there stay. Also make a good coffee in the morning. I...

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KingKlong, Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you Richard. It makes us at Expat feel good when guests enjoy their stay. Look forward to seeing you again.

Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed August 20, 2012

stayed at the expat again got welcomed by the staff like a old friend met heaps of people service was fantastic its more a single mans hotel and it is guest friendly if your single its the place to stay

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KingKlong, Manager at The Expat Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks, David, for a balanced review. Your comments are just about spot on.

Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 1, 2012

Booked online via sawadee.com and had no problems checking-in, all rooms have pool view and located on two floors. Very spacious with basic facilities, would be a good idea to have more shelves in bathroom. Bed very very hard, which is not unusual in Thailand, no coffee making facility, so bought travel kettle from mall. The pool was excellent and...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Expat Hotel is a quiet and tranquil oasis right in the heart of the pulsating nightlife of Patong Beach. We are located only a one- minute walk to Soi Bangla for bars and entertainment; two-minute walk to Jungceylon for a unique shopping experience; five-minute walk to the beach to enjoy the Andaman Sea. We have a large swimming pool, set in relaxing landscaped gardens, and a coffee shop/restaurant serving Western and Thai food at reasonable prices. There is also a Sports Bar showing live sports via satellite and playing classic rock music as well as a spa, sauna and massage on the premises. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Expat Hotel

Address: 163 / 17 Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: $21 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Expat Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Expat Hotel Patong
The Expat Hotel Patong, Phuket
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#45 Spa Hotel in Patong
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“Ground floor poolside is excellent and convenient”
thaiophile, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Pre book as with anywhere unless your in the know.the poolside rooms look the best option.”
leafpeeper-supreme, Jan 20, 2017 | Read review
“Can have balcony room for little extra.”
Y325QJjohnf, Nov 27, 2016 | Read review
“poolside rooms are best but walk one flight and get a cheaper option..just as clean and comfy.”
672damienm, Sep 1, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the 2`nd floor have the better view, but also have more light from signs.”
668jespers, Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
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