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Rawai Beach, Rawai, Phuket, Thailand
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All reviews seafood long tail fish market fishing village sea front bon island sunshine bar sea gypsies phuket town across the road other islands boat ride nice view boats sunbathing sand tourists
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Reviewed yesterday

Rawai is maybe the best place to eat some not too expensive see food or to be almost alone on a beach, but also a nice place to stay to visit other places near by... Like the beautiful and rather quite Ya Nui beach (try...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Arleyriff
Reviewed 3 days ago

Its a very nice beach to walk along, especially at unset or at night. But its full of boats and not very Clean. Its NOT a becah you go to for swiming.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Svante E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Rawai was once a fishermen village for real (35 years ago), but now it has become somthing else but you can still eat good sea food at a rather unexpensive cost and enjoy a beach with only fishingboats and a lot less tourists...

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank arnaud323
Reviewed 1 week ago

usual story with these beaches plastic bags everywhere pooled water polluted air wish I could say something nice but I see things for what they are not what I want them to be hopefully someone will stop and listen

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank toby975
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beach for night time. You can walk along the beach front and there are many great restaurants and bars to visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank joanness2568
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

During low tide, you can see crabs running around. In the morning, there were wild birds (they looked like mini stocks) hunting for breakfast. Unfortunately, there was a lot of trash in the sea that was brought onto the shore. Sea pollution from us humans...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 1103hazel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not as lively and fun as Patong but a great place to relax. Dining is easy too. Not a bad place to enjoy the sea and sun top.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dan2929
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Take a deeper look and you will find some better restaurants like the Fish bar it had great views. We had a group from a wedding so it was buffet but still tasty.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Daoldbull
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Rawai is just a great place to stay not over crowded ,great restauants,bar's,accomodation and plenty to see one of my favorite places in Thailand GREAT LOCATION

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cooki_12
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Rawai beach isn't the best for swimming but during low tide, locals and some tourists were enjoying the small sandy sections of beach. Many fishing boats, which add to the authenticity of the area.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank mahlikas
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Damo S
25 January 2018|
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Response from E2397FDtonyp | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry just saw your question. There are lots along Rawai beach . you wouldn't have problem getting one at all. They ask 1300 baht but you can get it cheaper
Kelis K
16 May 2017|
Response from KylieW590 | Reviewed this property |
I'd say about 10-12