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Ao Hin Khok

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Just south of bustling Haad Sai Kaew, Ao Hin Khok is mainly a backpacker beach with plenty of opportunities to mix and party. A stone's throw further south lies Ao Phai and its mostly midrange accommodation.

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Ao Hin Khok

Ao Hin Khok's three backpacker-friendly spots have grown rather tired (and grumpy in one case). Note: In two years of steady work for Travelfish, this researcher has never come across staff attitudes as nasty as those we encountered from two men working at Tok's Little Hut. We've also had reports of break-in thefts taking place there while travellers were sleeping. Needless to say, we'd steer well clear of Tok's.

Ao Phai

Ao Phai has one excellent midrange resort to go with two wannnabe luxury spots and a couple of reasonable budget options off the main road just north of the sand.

  • Sea Breeze Bungalows

    Sea Breeze Bungalows

    Someone likes colourful paint

    Ao Phai, Ko Samet
    T: (038) 644 124; F: (038) 644 125

    When we met the (apparent) manager at Sea Breeze's convenience store / restaurant / internet cafe / reception area, his cheerful response when we asked to see a room was, “Yes you can look, I have ... Read the full review of Sea Breeze Bungalows.

    4 stars Under 600B 1 vote Backpacker
  • Samed Villa

    Samed Villa

    Well-managed midrange spot

    Ao Phai, Ko Samet
    T: (038) 644 094; F: (038) 644 093

    This elegant yet friendly resort has a selection of well-designed, spotlessly clean duplex rooms tucked across a beautifully landscaped tropical garden. Located at the quieter southern end of the ... Read the full review of Samed Villa.

    4 stars 1,500B to 4,000B 2 votes Midrange
  • The Lost Resort

    The Lost Resort

    Not based on the TV show

    Ao Phai, Ko Samet
    T: (038) 644 0412;

    A short walk further past Sea Breeze brings you to this rather quirky place that falls somewhere between 'resort', 'hotel' and 'guesthouse'. Though it's easy to find, it really does have a “lost” ... Read the full review of The Lost Resort.

    3 stars 600B to 1,500B 2 votes Flashpacker

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