Khoplyedum Resort

Khoplyedum Resort

Only option on Ao Thong Yang

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The only place to stay within easy walking distance of the beach, Khoplyedum Resort is a fairly large Thai-style place offering simple and affordable rooms set back beneath some trees.

Travelfish says:

Before you consider staying here, keep in mind that Ao Thong Yang is very isolated and very little English is spoken by resort staff.

With a massive beachfront restaurant, several concrete pavilions, a few different room blocks and a tacky statue of two dolphins, Khoplyedum Resort imposes itself over a substantial chunk of Ao Thong Yang. Rooms are situated in one- or two-storey concrete blocks a couple of hundred metres behind the restaurant and reception area, so you don’t get a sea view. Tropical trees shad all rooms and abundant flowers grace the grounds. The air-con room that we checked out was clean and spacious, if a bit frumpy, with light-blue tile floors, a small table, a fair-size hot-water wet bathroom and heavy wood-and-glass sliding doors. We detected a hint of mustiness but it wasn’t overpowering -- leave the doors open for a few minutes and it will probably dissipate. You’ll find very little in the way of decor, furnishings or extras (like TV), making this a good option if you need a break from the modern world. WiFi is not available, though the 3G signal on our cell phone worked well enough to anchor a hotspot.

The resort’s sign and brochure are in Thai only, and the standoffish staff looked surprised to see a foreigner inquiring about a room. Communicating any sort of complicated request to the receptionists could be a struggle. The restaurant serves very good Southern Thai seafood dishes with English descriptions.

Contact details for Khoplyedum Resort

Address: 120 Moo 8, Ao Thong Yang, Sichon
T: (075) 771 111 ; (075) 771 031 ;  
Coordinates (for GPS): 99º54'31.88" E, 9º5'31.82" N
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Room rates: 600B to 1,500B

Room rates

What we were quoted as a walk-in.

Dbl fan private bathroom 700 baht 700 baht
Dbl air-con private bathroom 1,300 baht 1,300 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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