Phonpailin Riverside Resort

Phonpailin Riverside Resort

Large-scale lakeside spot

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Set at the far end of Si Suwan Khiri Road right on the lake, Phonpailin is a big and long-running resort that seems to cater mostly to Thai holiday-makers.

Travelfish says:

Entering the lobby you’ll first see several large fish tanks and then the massive open-air restaurant with great views over the lake. The resort has two main accommodation options: massive rooms with verandas underneath the restaurant and a set of bungalows running out to the south of the restaurant. The bungalows are quite well designed, with spectacular views and lots of glass, giving them a light and airy atmosphere, although they do feel a bit lived in. The rooms underneath the restaurant are oddly the more expensive -- we’d suggest the bungalows to be better value. A handful of larger suite rooms and family cabins are also available. The atmosphere at Phonpailin can feel a little starched and formal, so while it’s comfortable, it might not be the most relaxing spot. The staff are cheery, though English can be a bit of a challenge. The restaurant here gets very good reports and the resort offers free WiFi.

Contact details for Phonpailin Riverside Resort

Address: 60/3 Moo 1, Sangkhlaburi
T: (034) 595 322; (034) 595 355;  F: (034) 595 275  
Coordinates (for GPS): 98º27'28.8" E, 15º8'27.96" N
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Room rates: 600B to 1,500B

Room rates

What we were quoted as a walk-in.

Standard double room
1,000 baht on weekends
900 baht 1,000 baht
Superior double room
1,350 baht on weekends
1,200 baht 1,200 baht
Family room
3,000 baht on weekends
2,800 baht 2,800 baht

Reviewed by

David Luekens first came to Thailand in 2005 when Thai friends from his former home of Burlington, Vermont led him on a life-changing trip. Based in Thailand since 2011, he spends much of his time eating in Bangkok street markets and island hopping the Andaman Sea.

From US$129

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