We decided to take a chance with this new resort in Khao Lak and we think it paid off. Our arrival was just few days after the resort opened and we realized that it would not be completely finished. For our favor, our booked room, the family room, wasn't ready yet, and we recieved an upgrade to beach front suite, 2nd floor. Absolutely nothing to complain there. Great room and view.
The floating restaurant was not finished at the time, so we used the other one next to the beach mainly for breakfasts. As some others have written in the review, it was very good, but not great. Pool menus have place for improvements both in variety and quality.
Kids club had the premises ready, but at the time there was no activities like in some other hotels (t-shirt painting, candle making etc.) so our kids aged 7 and 9 got bored in minutes and rather played by the pool.
The resort begin with the maintenance of the beach during our stay collecting the stuff that tides bring to it, and I can't see anyone complaining about the beach. It's kilometers wide, and you can pick your spot where to lay down and enjoy the beach. The hotels keep the loungers in the hotel yard area, so the beach is for everyone - all the way.
We are quite picky about the hotel quality but still our verdict is that we defenitely hope to come back soon. This resort is really beautiful, spacious and it showed potential to be great. Hotel staff was always very polite and nice. The spirit among the staff seemed to be good. Special thanks to the hotel manager, Anna, for the hospitality and big heart she showed during our stay.
The resort is very well located just 5 mins walk to the mains street, and you can still ask for a ride with the hotel club cars.
Family with two kids, 7 and 9. Finland.
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