Vong Deuan Resort

Vong Deuan Resort

Reliable midranger

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A strong selection of spacious bungalows helps to make the long-running Vongdeuan Resort a reliable midrange favourite.

Travelfish says:

Culminating at a big beachside swimming pool, the freestanding rooms are spread over a huge chunk of tree-lined land that was mostly preserved when concrete stacks were packed into the other end of the beach.

The well-kept bungalows come in four different styles, each with a private bathroom and terrace. Closest to the beach and punctuated by tropical flowers, the large Thai-style wood bungalows come with carved wooden eaves and some were designed in a hexagon shape. With soft white curtains draped over several windows, we felt that the Thai-style rooms are the best of the bunch. Further up the hill are some modern-style white villas that come in a few different sizes, all with tile floors and large windows. Some rooms have flush white walls and floors to go with light-blue bedspreads and wall hangings; others have wood walls along with soft lighting and four-poster beds. All rooms are equipped with air-con, fridge and large TV, though WiFi may only work in the common area.

Within steps of the sand, loungers surround the pool as part of a large light-yellow concrete structure that also hosts a coffee shop and restaurant. The experienced staff offers kayaks, Thai massage and boat trips.

Immediately after inquiring as a walk-in and receiving the rates listed below, we found rates for around 500 baht cheaper on Booking.com. Vongduean Resort sometimes fills up with Thai holidaymakers; in that case you could try the neighbouring C Samet Beach Resort (formerly Vong Duern Villa), or head up the beach to Samed Cabana.

Contact details for Vong Deuan Resort

Address: Ao Wong Duen, Ko Samet
T: (038) 644 171; (038) 651 777;  F: (038) 644 170  
Email: reservation@vongdeuan.com
Web: http://www.vongdeuan.com
Coordinates (for GPS): 101º27'0" E, 12º33'13.63" N
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Room rates: 1,500B to 4,000B

Room rates

What we were quoted as a walk-in.

Standard double room 2,700 baht 2,700 baht
Deluxe double room 3,100 baht 3,100 baht
Deluxe bungalow
4,00 baht for Thai House
3,500 baht 3,500 baht
Suite 5,100 baht 5,100 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.

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