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Sawasdee Village
Ranked #8 of 56 Hotels in Kata Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Sydney, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
18 reviews
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“thailand”
Reviewed July 23, 2013

we recently stayed in this tranquil little recluse in Kata and were absolutely delighted. The staff could not have been more polite or caring as we are in our 60's comfort is a major requirement for us and we had everything we required here. The pool is not huge but a wonderful refreshing place after a day of sightseeing or shopping
tThe pool bar is great and snacks and drinks very reasonable. The main attraction of this hotel for me was all the little quiet hide holes you could escape to with the beautiful Thai decoration and rainforest type planting . Would love to be able to afford the villas but in price comparison we had more than enough room for our needs . This is definitely on my list of recommends for friends and family
In fact if we go back we would stay here again as the whole package suited our needs to a tee

Room Tip: all the rooms are quiet but I think nearer the restaurant side the little babbling brook is an added...
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  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

We are very much appreciated for your review on TripAdvisor and thank you very much for it. We are very pleased to hear that you have a nice stay with us and we are looking forward to warm welcome you back for your next holiday in Phuket !

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

Lovely rooms, great big beds, everything you need in a room and a nice sitting area outside the room. They turn your bed down every day and spray the rooms to rid the mosquitos. Service was outstanding, all you have to do is ask and they will do everything possible to meet your needs. Food selection for breakfast and dinner was good. But food outside is cheaper and there is variety also. The Fired Rice Resturant next door has good food. The Hollywood bar across the road is a friendly small bar and if you want a message, the ladies at the Chok( I think that was it? Ladies in Pink) gave a really good Thai message.
The pool area was and nice quiet and relaxing.
If you rent a vehicle, they'll look after it for you after hours.
We're going back next year.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled with friends
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you very much for your kind comment us on TripAdvisor. Regarding to your recent stay with us, that would be great to hear that you enjoy your time with us and we can't wait to welcome you back.

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

I Don't usually write reviews or give feed back. I'm a believer in experience it your self however I feel compelled to write about Sawasdee village. Though I have not stayed in another hotel/resort in Thailand and have nothing to to compare Sawasdee village being my first trip to the Asian Continent I have visited and lived in different countries. Sawasdee village is one of the best places i have stayed the friendly staff are second to none just walking into the place takes you from the regular Thai streets with the Tuk Tuks and Scooters racing by to a hidden relaxing rain Forrest filled with a Buddhist temple calm to it. I Recommend anyone stay here..

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled as a couple
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you very much for your kind comment us on TripAdvisor. That was great to hear that you are appreciated our service with relaxing atmosphere and we hope to welcome you for your next holiday in Phuket.

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 15, 2013

My girlfriend and I spent two weeks at the Sawasdee and we were not disappointed. The grounds are set off with some beautiful features, little shrines to Buddha, the pool area is lovely and the little orchid petals in the planters set the tone for the fabulous surroundings. Some comments regarding the room whilst accurate are a tad unfair. We took plenty of luggage with us and didn't find the space particularly restrictive. Only had breakfast a couple of times as the jet lag had us sleeping till midday pretty much everyday. Staff were polite and attentive, any problems with the room were rectified the same day. The swim up bar do cocktails, beers etc a lot pricier than any of the local bars but that's the price you pay for convenience. The bar food comes from their restaurant 'Fire and Water' a couple of doors down, pizza's are decent don't bother with anything else.

You can walk to the beach in about 10 mins or there's a little shuttle that will take you on the hour and pick you back up, what more can you ask?

Overall we loved it and thoroughly recommend the hotel.

P.S. a couple we met (Morty & Maitel from Toronto) let us see the Baray Villa they had booked, one word................awesome!

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

We so very much thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. That was great to hear that you have a good time with us and we are looking for your next stay !

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stayed there during our honeymoon trip to Sout East Asia. Beautiful and peacefull setting with amazing flowers and plants. A massive variety of dishes is served for breakfast - never seen that before. They have got an amzing swimming pool and a pool bar with delicious drinks. highly recommended!

Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you very much for your kind comment us on TripAdvisor. Regarding to your recent stay with us, that would be great to hear that you enjoy your time with us and we are looking forward to welcome you back !

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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Reviewed July 13, 2013

Everything abt sawasdee is just perfect: close location to the beach, friendly staff, cleanliness, amazing decorations, and a more than enough sized room. Definetely one of the best hotels ive stayed in! Would highly recommend it.

  • Stayed July 2013
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

We are very much appreciated for your review on TripAdvisor. We are very pleased to hear that you had a nice stay with us and we are looking forward to welcome you back !

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I spent 2 relaxing nights in this hotel. It was a great experience. As soon as we walked in, we were greeted with a smile by the staff. The room was so warm and cosy. The whole place gave us a romantic ambience. My girlfriend could not stop taking pictures. We got room 116 and it opens directly to the pool. The best room I would say. An unforgettable experience. Thank you sawasdee village. .... we will return to your baray villa property one day!

  • Stayed June 2013
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Orapin Weeracha... ., Manager at Sawasdee Village, responded to this review, July 25, 2013
Dear Valued Guest,

Thank you very much for your kind comment us on TripAdvisor. Regarding to your recent stay with us, that would be great to hear that you enjoy your time with us and we can't wait to welcome you back to The Baray Villa.

Sawasdee Village & The Baray Villa Team.
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Property: Sawasdee Village
Address: 38 Katekwan Rd., Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Phuket > Karon > Kata Beach
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Kata Beach
#6 Spa Hotel in Kata Beach
#7 Family Hotel in Kata Beach
#7 Luxury Hotel in Kata Beach
#8 Romantic Hotel in Kata Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Sawasdee Village 4*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Art Resort in Phuket, Thailand… a Treasury of Exotic Thai Art & Culture… with the Senses of Peace and Healing. Art of Life… To fulfill the senses of living with 2 types of our accommodations; 40 Garden Deluxe rooms for easy and convenient lifestyle while The Baray Villa, the 1st Triple Pool Access Villa in Phuket, Thailand with all 14 Luxury Villas has the spacious space with luxurious design and the exclusive services of your personal assistant staff to customized all desires.We assured to heal your holidays in the peace of life with our Thai hospitality service. The awards from Tourism Authority of Thailand and TripAdvisor can guarantee your total experiences at our resort. ... more   less 
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