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Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic beach - very clean and great views Would suggest staying on the resorts on the beach - as they are easily accessible .. Wake up early and take walks between 6 am to 8 am - best times to visit - very peaceful and...More

Thank replysachin
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went for the day and had so much fun. Don’t just stay on the beach that they drop you off at. There is so much to do and explore on this island. Go visit the many shops, and restaurants. Look for monkeys in the...More

Thank TYoung490
Reviewed 3 days ago

So a tough review with mixed emotions. If you decide to stay on Railay beach choose to stay on Railay West as it is easily accessible. If you stay on the East beach, be prepared to walk to get to this beach. Long tails boats...More

Thank Chavoos_ZA
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So relaxing, friendly and stunning. Would recommend doing the hike to the viewpoint but wear clothes and shoes you don’t mine either getting super dirty or throwing out at the end ! It’s worth it. The people are so friendly and the beach with the...More

Thank Merissarain
Reviewed 1 week ago

really pretty nice beach on this side of the island, Nice rocks jutting out into the sea, pretty clear water, a bit of trash, but not extensive.

Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great walkthrough the walking street to get to this stunning beach on the West side of Railay! A must do!

Thank dr442015
Reviewed 1 week ago

Railay Beach is an island fully surrounded by hotel resorts. If you like rock climbing then this is a good place for it. The lagoon is pretty but it feels crowded when more people actually go there to swim. The main beach area is probably...More

Thank mandyapr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happy we ended up near this place. We went from a busy Bangkok, to a busy Phuket. After this we went to Phi Phi Island and it was the complete opposite. This place is small but has a very good vibe and there’s a longg...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing beach location with a short long tail boat trip from Ao Nang. Chilled out vibe an opportunity to grab food and drink. Can hire paddle boats to explore the rocks and snorkel from the beach, love this place when visiting Ao Nang

Thank cov29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It a nice secluded island, not too crowded like the more popular ones. Options for things to do like rock climbing & stand up paddling. Expensive to stay within the island as hotel are bit more expensive than usual

Thank Malita M
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FernandaF460
29 July 2018|
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Response from Benji H | Reviewed this property |
hello, i find relay beach nice to visit nut not for staying, everything too expensive, touristic and and not good standard..better stay in ao nang.. or spend alot money for a good place. be careful with ice in coctails(at... More
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dmtarry
27 July 2018|
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Response from Kimberly C | Reviewed this property |
We loved Railay! We stayed 3 days and have decided we would even go back again. We are traveling for 42 days with kids so we have been in budget rooms. I do not recommend CAN ONLY rooms - its too hot there! Lots of nice... More
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Muhammad S
18 July 2018|
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Response from Dan K | Reviewed this property |
Perfectly safe! But be advised: the rainy season can bring in monsoons. So your concern should be: is it safe to go there by long-tail boat yes/no. Not sure what point Caryn J is making about stairs, boats and walls. You... More
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