arrived at palm view to find reception staff waiting. Booking doen via net andall good. Roms ready and waiting midday. Very clean. Very helpfull staff from checking in to helping with tours and best deals. Small hotel a short distance away from beach but walking distance to everything patong beach has to offfer. Hotel has motor bikes for hire 200 and 350 for the two sized bikes daily. have five days six nights to relax and staying at palm view looks like a good start.