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Ao Khao Kwai (Buffalo Bay)

Ko Phayam, Thailand
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Beautiful

A small corner of charm around the rocks. Better visit in the afternoon when the tide is low you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Panchana S
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Bangkok, Thailand
via mobile
Best beach in Koh Phayam

I love Buffalo Bay. Waking up in the morning and looking at the bay it’s the perfect way to start... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Secu81
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Brisbane, Australia
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  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“hippy bar” (4 reviews)
“nice beach” (6 reviews)
“white sand” (3 reviews)
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Ko Phayam, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small corner of charm around the rocks. Better visit in the afternoon when the tide is low you can have a long walk in the beach and see the turtle rock, amazing.

Thank Panchana S
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I love Buffalo Bay. Waking up in the morning and looking at the bay it’s the perfect way to start the morning. It’s a very quiet and relaxing spot in Koh Phayam. I can’t wait to be back!

Thank Secu81
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach best at high tide if you want to swim. Water is warm and quite clean. Beautiful unspoiled nature. No shops or people selling stuff.

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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Not a busy place and no sand flies around! Beatiful sunsets, fun parties in Hippy Bar, great food and lovely strolls on the clean beach.

Thank Maija P
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Nothing much going on here, definitely the "get away from it all place". Just the sun, sand and a great beach to stroll, some interesting rocks and colours of sand. Hornbills were whoosing around with their croaking call, exceptionally spectacular sunsets, some bars and restaurants...More

Thank gordonj258
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This beach is both beautiful and interesting to explore with the white sand and rocky winder ness with cave formed from the rock definitely worth a visit when exploring phayam.

Thank Wafflers
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This beach is absolutely incredible. We stayed here for five days in April, over the Thai Songkran holiday, and we couldn't have asked for anything better. The beach is divided into two halves, shaped like the horns of a buffalo, with a rocky outcrop in...More

Thank Aggie H
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Extremely relaxed beach. Very quiet and the water gets deep fast enough to be able to swim. There is a bar in the north, relaxed bungalows in the middle part and lots of bungalows in the southern end. I recommend the central area since it...More

Thank Benbaa
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

June Horizon Bungalow is located at the end of a small concrete road on Ao khao kwai. the bungalows are arranged under shady behind the beach. some of them are older, sittin a bit closer to the road and made by concrete and wood. newer...More

Thank Glen M
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We heard about this entire island and to be honest maybe our expectations were too high! It was clean and it had decent sand and of course there was the ocean also so all in all it was good..... but for me and having been...More

Thank donnie1965
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