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Best of the beaches we experienced

Before going on our first trip to Samet, I was very confused about which beach to stay on. I was so... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
"Silence, Please"

We were staying near Sai Kaew Beach but it was so noisy with an overload of noisy Chinese tourists... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
David B
Rayong, Thailand
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  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice beach”(2 reviews)
“dance”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

I visited Koh Samet three times; December/January 2017, March/April 2017, May/June 2017. I really like Ao Phai beach and you can find Samed Villa Resort there, which is the best accomodation in Koh Samet according me. Profesional staff, excellent food, clean an comfortable room. Ao...More

1  Thank Karin B
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We stayed at the Ao Phai. Very clean beach. Can sit and enjoy your day at this beach. Lots of good restaurant around the area.

Thank Sunee S
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Before going on our first trip to Samet, I was very confused about which beach to stay on. I was so glad I chose Ao Phai. We walked on Tubtim and the others leading to the village, and Tubtim was very cute (though there was...More

Thank Byron31
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We were staying near Sai Kaew Beach but it was so noisy with an overload of noisy Chinese tourists, screaming jet ski boats, and speed boats revving up to take tourists back to the mainland, that we sought refuge in Ao Phai, just to the...More

2  Thank David B
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is a grat beach, it is not to big, and you can have a good overlook at your children. Several good restaurants, also the best on the island, the restaurant on Samed villa:-)

2  Thank Cecilie D
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to Ko Samet Island a few times now and love it, however the main beach is so overcrowded but can’t go wrong here. Apart from speed boats coming in (sadly part of the island now) it’s beautiful and surprisingly unspoiled, white sand and...More

1  Thank LeeH833
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Nice beach with snorkeling. We stayed at a resort towards the end of the beach with some rocks and a small reef. It was nice to be able to walk off the beach for snorkeling right from our resort. A pretty good trade off for...More

Thank imKatieK
Reviewed 13 February 2018

For the beaches along this stretch, I found that this part was the quietest and the most chill. There was a good breeze. Also, until April 15 2018 there is construction on the beach.

Thank Mckenzieem
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Cool breeze in evening, noisy during the day due to speedboats. easy reach from port (3 km walk or taxi 200 thb for group). Not too polluted.

Thank Philippe V
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We was really looking forward to som nice days on this island, writing paradise island. The island was not big so we walk a lot around for looking. The little town on north was dirty and no place to stay in day, maybe better in...More

Thank Malinen
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