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Coral Island

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48/12 Moo9 T, Chalong Phuket, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

we visit coral island during our visit to phuket it was only 30 minutes away from speed boat. coral island is very beautiful island, crystal clear water, nice place for snorkeling but was very crowded as lots of people visits this island daily. but it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Charvi_Shah
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A speed boat took us out from Cape Panwa to coral Island. The shore was broken in half and one half had Japanese visitors and Westerners were over the other side. We went snorkelling and the fish were amazing.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank meganc873
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We have a trip in hey island . We go to banana beach I think the beach it not to clean but ok. Maybe have many tourists. The restaurant there it ok . Food it ok. The weather there it not to hot maybe have...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Steve A, Public Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thank you for your time to review Banana Beach, Coral Island. Without a name I cannot tell if you came to Coral Island Club or to the general area. When you mention the beach, it is thoroughly cleaned every morning and the sand is always...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I felt like being in china. Lots of Chinese. You literally cannot find a place to swim. Racha islands are way better and the beach is cleaner and nicer. Worst place i visited in Thailand was the coral islandMore

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank Ali K
Steve A, Public Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Hi Akhanafer, Thanks for your time to review Coral Island. Unfortunately it would have been a good idea to take the time before your trip, not after, to visit TA to check the best option. I am repeatedly telling readers that the cheap option is...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Went there with a few friends. Took a speed boat ride to the island. Spent the entire afternoon there and came back to have an evening meal along the harbor, which turned out to be our best meal of the tour. The dining table was...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank hassanrizwan
Reviewed 6 September 2017

its a beautiful place to take wonderful photos specially at the corner where its not crowded. i mixed this island with Raya island and that was a good decision

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I visited as part of a free excursion offered by my hotel. When we arrived the beach was empty and the sea was lovely and serene. Me and my family had a lovely time swimming and snorkelling in the warm waters. Suddenly there was an...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank ManjUtd
Steve A, Guest Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi and thanks for taking the time to write a review. These free excursions offered are the cheapest your hotel can find and as usual, cheap/free always equates to low quality and mass tourism crowds. we say to "not look a gift horse in the...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017

The beach is quite small areas, tourist is overcrowded. some part of the beach is dirty due to tourist didn't pick up their garbage, plastic wrapper and bottles, probably there is no bins provided. The water is not bad, we went there last week in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This was our first stop on an island tour and it was great but very crowded, we swam most of the time a little farther out because most people stuck close to shore in the shallow area, the water wasn't rough at all and easy...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Went to the trip for free as part kind gesture from the hotel. Arrived at 9am and left at 2:15pm. Wish I could of left earlier, all the restaurants are very dirty, the buffet didn't have any heat so all types of food including fish...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank 365callanb
Steve A, Public Relations Manager at Coral Island, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Hi Callan, There are 2 distinctly different beaches on Coral Island. By your description, you went to Long Beach which receives many negative reviews. This is a very low priced, cheap destination which relies on volume, mass tourism. For the price, I believe good value...More

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6 November 2018|
Response from guptaeti | Reviewed this property |
You may book the coral Island trip through a travel agent, including transfers, activities and lunch. If you're vegetarian, you may get some of your eatables to get through the day and of course, lots of fresh fruits are... More
17 November 2017|
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Response from Golligosh123 | Reviewed this property |
We went out on a longtail boat and personally I don't although as 6 adults and a 12 & 13 year old, I don't think I would have felt happy with a 1 year old. We were really drenched, although there may be options to go on a... More
20 September 2017|
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Response from Steve A | Property representative |
Hi Vishal, Our speedboats are in very good condition and Banana Beach has plenty of shade for young children. Be sure to choose Banana Beach which is cleaner and has fresh water showers for you and the little one. They get... More