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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We escaped from croudy Bangkok and looked for chillout on island. The Scent Hotel is the best to rest far from tourist croud. Only 15, very stylish rooms, great hospitality and very helpfull staff. Cheff make state of the art dishes. You have to try Benedict Eggs and Tuna Tatar. You must stay here :-)

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We has the most incredible time here at The Scent, I honestly cannot fault it. From the gorgeous sea views from our bedroom, the thoughtful turn down service with complimentary bottled water and misting of a lovely room scent, the gorgeous private beach, delicious breakfasts and not to mention the delightful staff who greeted us every morning (specifically Ford &...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 1 week ago

You will be welcome with Vicky's or Duen 's warm smile. You will admire the lobby decoration and irresistible smell after you enter main door. Rooms are decorated differently and makes you feel in different atmosphere and at home. All excellent staff are always next to you whenever you need them . More variety could be at the breakfast but...

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Whatstandwell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely boutique hotel with helpful staff and a tranquil place to stay. The beachfront suites are the best rooms - lots of space and great sea views. You will need transport which can be easily arranged by the hotel to visit Fishermans Village and other local attractions. The hotel is close to the airport but not on...

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Central Norway, Norway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 6 night stay at The Scent through Booking.com. Be aware that the room information not always match the information so better just contact the hotel directly. The hotel has a very stylish design and is probably not very suitable for families. The rooms is located on ground floor just next to the pool or one level up,...

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Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are currently staying at the Scent hotel and cannot fault the service, accomodation, food or location. Knowing that this leg of our journey was to be a relaxing, slightly indulgent stay, The Scent hotel hits the mark. Impeccably styled throughout, with essential oil being burnt throughout the hotel, living up to the hotel's name, you cannot help but feel...

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Kings Langley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

The service upon arrival was disjointed and perhaps by trying to keep the serene ambiance I found it hard to hear what the hotel staff were saying! Having said that, staff were very pleasant and when we worked we were greeted with refreshing drinks and bags taken up to our rooms with an extensive run through of the rooms features....

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Israel
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Wonderful hotel with very friendly staff make your vacation a one to remember. Big and comfortable rooms with vintage design in a great location on a quiet beach. If you're looking for an intimate place to relax the scent is the hotel for you.

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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

First off, this person below is an extremist - my husband and I were on our honeymoon and also stayed the night of the wedding that they mentioned. We were all fairly warned there would be a wedding and the time frame of the wedding. We actually sat out on the restaurant (which was still open as was the pool)...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Despite being a beautiful hotel with great sea views and pool, we were disappointed with the level of care given. A wedding party on the beach which was scheduled to go on until midnight on our first night was very loud and continued on until 1.30 am. No staff picked up the phone in reception and refused to turn the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Known as “ a Secret World” ...The Scent Hotel is located on theisland of Koh Samui and is situated on the most tranquil and serene part of Bangrak Beach northeast of the island. The hotel is 4km drive away from airport and 6km from the famous Chaweng Beach.With 12 rooms and 3 suites, this beach front hotel was built with a warm atmosphere of the ancient Indochina and Colonial cultured look to give all a nostalgic stay. A choice of European or Chinese or Local styling in any of our units will bring you back in time and a taste of living the elegant era. All rooms and suites come with either a pool view or the ocean view. With the exclusivity of the pool and the beach within the property, you will be accompanied by the great cuisines of French, Mediterranean and local Thai dishes from Le Jaroen Restaurant.As part of Relais & Chateaux every stay is designed to awaken your senses with our secretly blended aromatic fragrance, elegant looking colonial beach front building, suites that bring back the elegant old living style and a restaurant with a sublime setting serving up tasty local cuisines combining contemporary and traditional creations. So set aside a date with us and make it your most peaceful and memorable stay.Be enchanted and come to our world......” A Secret World...” ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Scent Hotel

Address: 58/1 Moo 4 Bangrak Beach, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut
Price Range: ₹ 4,359 - ₹ 25,610 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Scent Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“all rooms are lovely and face the sea from your bed! Each have a little terrace space with a chair/hammock/swing chair”
  • The view from our terrace area, all the rooms go around the pool in a U shape,so most have this
 of 5 bubbles U309ULemmag, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Beyond the expectations !”
 of 5 bubbles WhiteLion320, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea view suites are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles Merebrook, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go for the suite.”
 of 5 bubbles Savonarola, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you can, aim for one of the 2nd level beach suites”
 of 5 bubbles J6390KOmartinr, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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