Photo: Romance at Grand View.

Photo of Grand View Hat Sai Kaew Grand View Hat Sai Kaew

Lively beach resort

Haad Sai Kaew, Ko Samet T: (038) 644 220 (081) 996 1539 F: (038) 644 219   samedgrand@grandviewgroupresort.com
http://www.grandviewgroupresort.com

Grand View Hat Sai Kaew

Our rating:

Quick links
Our review | Walk-in rates | Address | Map

For an all-in-one midrange beach resort, the Grand View gets it done.

 Check rates at Grand View Hat Sai Kaew on Agoda.com



Photo of Grand View Hat Sai Kaew
Set on a prime patch of Haad Sai Kaew, this large-scale resort has a lively vibe to go with half a dozen different room options.

The resort’s various buildings were added piecemeal over the years: After getting used to the newest rooms in a sleek polished concrete building it can feel like wandering into an entirely different resort when you see the traditional Thai cottages or older superior room block. We still prefer the cottages both for the romantic design and prime location -- expect dark woods, tasteful Thai art and several windows within sight of the beach. The one that we checked out featured wood floors, a soft bed and a still life of bananas in a vase. Further back but still with sea views, slick loft rooms feature polished concrete floors and walls, a huge downstairs bathroom with slate floors and rain shower, and an upstairs bedroom paired with a terrace that doubles as a kitchenette. The cheapest and least inspiring of the bunch, older superior rooms are comfy but forgettable in a two-floor concrete stack. All rooms come with air-con, WiFi, TV, safe and fridge.

Grand View lacks a swimming pool, which is surprising for such a large midrange resort, choosing instead to devote most of its beachfront land to the lively Finale Bar and a large restaurant. Modern hip-hop and house beats thump from a serious sound system as guests relax on orange beanbag chairs or tables set over an enormous deck. The nightlife vibe and lack of a pool means that families with small children might want to look elsewhere.

Actual rates tend to fluctuate so don’t pay too much attention to the fixed rates listed on the resort’s website. When inquiring as walk-ins in March, we were offered low-season rates that supposedly don’t kick in until June 1. Deals can often be scored on the booking sites. While we liked Grand View a little better thanks to the wider selection of rooms and fun atmosphere, the nearby Tonsak Resort has comparable rooms at similar rates. The Grand View group also runs a resort on Ao Cho as well as one on Ko Chang.

 Check rates at Grand View Hat Sai Kaew on Agoda.com

By


Search hotels in Ko Samet

Arriving on:
Leaving on:
Guests:  

Walk-in rates at Grand View Hat Sai Kaew

Type of room
Low
High
Type of room, low and high season prices
Superior double room
2,500 baht
3,000 baht
Family room
4,000 baht
4,800 baht
Up to 4,500/5,500 baht for larger room.
Deluxe double room
4,000 baht
4,800 baht
Room: Superior double room, low season: 2,500 baht, high season 3,000 baht. Notes:
Room: Family room, low season: 4,000 baht, high season 4,800 baht. Notes: Up to 4,500/5,500 baht for larger room.
Room: Deluxe double room, low season: 4,000 baht, high season 4,800 baht. Notes:

 Check rates at Grand View Hat Sai Kaew on Agoda.com

Where is Grand View Hat Sai Kaew

Grand View Hat Sai Kaew
Haad Sai Kaew, Ko Samet
T: (038) 644 220 (081) 996 1539 F: (038) 644 219  
samedgrand@grandviewgroupresort.com
http://www.grandviewgroupresort.com
Coordinates (for GPS): 101º27'56.84" E, 12º34'2.97" N
Room rates: 1,500B to 4,000B

Map for Grand View Hat Sai Kaew

Open in Apple Maps | Open in Google Maps

Other places to stay

See below for more places to stay in Ko Samet that are listed on Travelfish.org:


Top of page



Like what you see? Then you’ll love our newsletter

The Travelfish newsletter is sent out every Monday and is jammed full of free advice for travel in Southeast Asia. You can see past issues here.



Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Ko Samet? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.


Top of page