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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Totally rundown place, renovation very necessary, very slow and unfriendly guy sitting at the reception not interested in anyone to stay there, low quality food, just a very sad place next to a beautiful dream - beach, what a pitty! I stayed there a few years ago but nothing changed but everything got even older and worse..

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Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

Bungalows on the beach but such a messy beach ! Very dirty, with tires on it... Room are very old, bed uncomfortable, restroom dirty, in the reception they are a smell of pee, because they are a lot of dog who pee every where.. But the worst was the staff NOT FRIENDLY AT ALL THEY WERE SO RUDE !

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

For 800 baht a night, the room here was adequate. More spacious than other bungalows we have stayed it here, with a TV and larger than average bungalow bathroom. The view is lovely, and there are some friendly massage ladies with a massage hut overlooking the bay. That's where the pros here end. The staff - in particular the young...

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Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Hello readers, I have read some reviews that reflected negative experiences at the royal orchid, and I just wanted to share some of what I have seen also.. I have been at the orchid, please let me be clear, the resort name is funny, no pool, only a restaurant and massage or motorbike rental, this is a small basic Thai...

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Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

Hello travelers, this is a fine, simple Thai bungalow place to sleep on, or near the beautiful beach here in north KOh phangan... Simple rooms, er basic sheet and towel... For me, nice green plants and mostly quiet.. This is my second visit here, and I am content to stay 3 weeks, basic WiFi near the restaurant.. This place is...

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New York
Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have been all over Southeast Asia and this place by far has the most rude and incompetent and frankly nasty staff that I have ever encountered. When we got in off the late ferry and arrived at the hotel we were immediately made fun of and laughed at by all the members of staff for thinking we could just...

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Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

I came to koh phangan to relax and enjoy nature and the beach. Here it is quiet and simple, yes basic bungalows and I like the quiet, service is simple, I love Thailand and for me this is perfect, I have been at the royal orchid for 3 weekd , and I plan on returning when I come back to...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed February 11, 2014

If you are thinking of this place it's a RIP OFF!! Front desk staff is INNANE! Rooms are filthy we had 2 LIZZARDS (not geckos ) living with us. After trying to rid them from the room we saw the FILTH BEHIND THE FURNITURE! Maid didn't clean for 3 days!!! Did I mention the front desk idiot??? A rip off...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed January 17, 2014

We were based in Haad Rin and got a shuttle up to visit Koh Ma. We had lunch at Royal Orchid Resort, and it was possible one of our best meals on the trip! We hired our snorkeling gear from the same resort and it was very cheap! The visibility was poor, but it's always luck of the draw. If...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 11, 2014

We didn't have anything booked in Phangan for the New Year's period and were looking for somewhere to stay for few hours driving around the island on a rented motorbike. We found this and for 1000 bhat for a AC double room on the beach, we thought we got a bargain. The rooms are very old and not very clean....

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Royal Orchid Resort

Address: Maehaad Beach, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Pha Ngan
Price Range: $10 - $15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Royal Orchid Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Royal Orchid Hotel Koh Phangan
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#54 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Pha Ngan
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“Go to Salad Beach Resort next bay over!!! AMAZING!!”
 of 5 bubbles Drewokeefe, Feb 11, 2014 | Read review
“Aircon on the beachfront worth the money plus you can get wi-fi. Not so easy in some of the other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles chriswenham, Feb 9, 2013 | Read review
“For consistent wifi service, choose cabins closer to the water.”
 of 5 bubbles Kadisova, Feb 7, 2013 | Read review
“dont stay here”
 of 5 bubbles ksnelson, Sep 5, 2011 | Read review
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