Found The Glass Cottage by chance, and what a find! It's absolutely beautiful, the views are stunning and the owner, Mike very friendly and helpful. Every little thing has been carefully considered, the cleaning ladies even left homemade cookies everyday! There is a little bar right next door run by Piu and is lovely in the evening, all lit up with little lanterns. Yes, it is a little remote, but that suited us. The beach was almost deserted and very peaceful. It isn't a private beach, but it really feels that way. There are bars/restaurants within walking distance, but a scooter would be useful. We didn't have one and managed fine for our 4 day stay. It really feels like home and we are planning to return.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Phangan's most luxurious guest house. Buakao Inn has ultra comfortable rooms with luxurious beds, free WiFi connection throughout the property, hot water showers with ensuite bathrooms, air-conditioning, safety deposit box and cable TV. Daily housekeeping services provide clean towels and bottled water for all guests. Returning guests to the island or first time visitors, this is the perfect place to begin to explore the island. The central location is great for a clean, safe home base. Located only 5 minutes walk from Koh Phangan's main piers and taxi stands, our guesthouse is perfect for divers taking a scuba course, yoga students and teachers or beach lovers looking for the perfect place to get some sun. Dance party goers too will find this central location great for a long and luxurious sleep before and after the all night raves our island is famous for. We are in the middle of Thongsala but our rooms are very quiet. Even if you are looking for a house to rent and want some time to find for the right place, we are the ideal central point to start your house hunt. ... more less
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