Ao Tanot Bay
Ao Tanot Bay
4.5
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4.5 of 5 bubbles628 reviews
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Conny
5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Couples
Beautiful beach, very clean and sandy, snorkeling is amazing, lots of fishes and corals, good restaurant nearby. Would recommend shoes for water
Written 17 May 2024
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d3outguncom
Sydney, Australia199 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2023
A wide, deep beach, rocky at low tide.

Great for snorkelling, swimming, sunbathing.

Try to go at high tide, at low tide there's lots of rocks/coral to walk over to get to swimmable water.
Written 9 July 2023
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Springer114
Herefordshire, UK570 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023 • Couples
We went on a boat tour from Koh Samui it was along way about 90 minutes and the sea was rough but still well worth the trip to see this island. Very beautiful beaches with a relaxing atmosphere. Excellent for snorkelling,sunbathing and diving and I’m sure lots more. There are so many different types off fish to see and although as with the rest off the world plastic sea pollution is visible as is coral bleaching the island is doing its bit to raise awareness and try and protect what it has ......
Written 19 March 2023
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Worldtraveler Natascha
Katwijk, The Netherlands256 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 • Solo
Hard to get there but when you are its nice :) especially the area with the hotels and stuff. The beach and ocean have a lot of rocks
Written 22 February 2023
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Iliana D
Turin, Italy237 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022 • Family
What an amazing bay. It’s a must go place for snorkeling and relax. There are also restaurants and diving centers. Easy to reach - we stayed at Coral View and arrived by motor bike in 10 min.
Written 6 August 2022
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Will Diels
Bangkok, Thailand5 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 • Friends
Tanote bay is one of my favorite spot in Koh Tao,

the access is very easy, the beach also really pretty
Written 26 May 2022
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walter b
Phuket, Thailand21 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022 • Solo
The best snorkeling I did in Koh tao was here in tanote bay.
Just a few resorts and restaurants, very peaceful place.
Written 18 May 2022
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MeMbro
Bristol, UK863 contributions
2.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022 • Solo
Another beautiful spot in koh tao, once again ruined by plastics all around the beach and water being covered with a fine layer of dirt and occasional trash. Too bad because the snorkeling must be great, I could even see the fishes on various form and colours from standing on the water edge. And the sorroundings are very pretty. But then again, I'm not gonna take a bath in dirty water. How can people even compare Koh Tao with the pristine beaches in the North of Koh Phangan? This little island has got a huge trash problem.
Written 22 April 2022
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BangkokSachse
Bangkok, Thailand49,990 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2022 • Couples
Tanote Bay is beautiful and it is good for snorkeling. The ocean is calm in the bay. We saw people jumping from the rock. The seaside restaurant at Poseidon Resort offered delicious seafood.
Written 7 April 2022
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Malcolm K
Warwick, UK126 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2022
a pretty beach with good snorkelling and a huge boulder to jump off. The restaurant owners are very nice people and serve excellent food at a very low price. They try hard to keep the inevitable rubbish off the beach.
Written 1 February 2022
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