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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 4 nights in the dorms. The location is the best in town-it's practically on the beach- it was a shock to us to find such cheap accommodation on the beach as it's normally resorts and fancy hotels so I was already happy! Not only is it close to the beach, but the main...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear sperrett1, Thank you very much for your fantastic review! We're very happy you were able to enjoy the prime location and value that our guests benefit from when staying with us. Just wanted to point out that there's no reason to close the curtain all the way when you sleep, and this helps to let a little more of...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was just what I was looking for, a nice quiet road on the beach. For once in Thailand there was more than enough plugs and coat hangers in the room, this is a first in 18 years! I had no problem at all with noise I was in room 209 which was the deluxe with air/con, very spacious and...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Amanda, Thank you so much for your kind words. We're really glad you enjoyed your stay here and we're glad you were able to enjoy the hotel's location and the friendliness of our staff. Thanks again for your review and we look forward to your next visit!

Pontypool, Wales, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What this place needs is a good clean and refurb 10 bant Alan is the owners nickname ,late night turns into nocking shop ,your windows in deluxe room 302 and 301 are on the landing so need to keep curtains closed so people going to rooms can't see in yours , the Thai family live on this floor children running...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Gwent, Thanks for your feedback. We're sorry you did not appreciate your stay at our budget beachside hotel. I'm afraid we have no control over the prices of the drinks charged by the Nordic group, yet our guests are not made to patronise this single bar/restaurant and there are plenty more in the area however they are more than...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Another great stay at Rich Resort. This time we went for the one bedroom suite with a nice view over the sea. It is still great value for the $ and the staff are friendly and helpful. We booked our transfer from the airport through the hotel this time via email and saved vs. flagging a taxi at the airport....

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Andrea, Thank you very much for your great review. Always great hearing from a repeat guest, we're glad you enjoyed your most recent stay with us and hope to see you again on your next visit to Thailand!

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for just one night. The bed was comfy, I had a shelf, light and charging point. Privacy curtain is always a bonus and hot shower. 1 Air con unit & fans but still felt warm in 'the pod'. Good location right on beach front above a bar. Cleaners were very noisy at 8am, crashing about in the...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Kerryann, Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate all our guests' feedback and we are glad you were able to enjoy your stay. Your feedback regarding the cleaners being noisy has been taken into account and hopefully this won't happen again. Thanks again for your review and we hope to see you again next time!

Kamloops, Canada
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Took a chance at this hostel and was seriously disappointed. We stayed until the 40 person dorms. There's two bathrooms and three showers. Bathrooms where never cleaned. Pee everywhere and the smell was awful. We went to the restaurant to use the bathroom. Staff would come into dorms around 0830 to "clean" and would be extremely loud while people were...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Travelnursekamloops, Thank you for your feedback and taking the time to leave your review. Apologies our dormitory was not up to your standards, as you can see from the many positive reviews we have received cases like yours are practically unheard of. Admittedly, being so close to the beach during one of the busiest times of the year, a...

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The resort has a great location, with it's restaurant/bar looking out over the beach. The rooms were very sizeable and with all of the usual amenities. Only 1 of the 3 rooms that I stayed in (due to my own bookings) had a window. In one room the drain was partially blocked, which filled up the bathroom with water. The...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Tyron, Thanks for such a kind review! Once again I offer my sincerest apologies for any inconveniences caused by the partially blocked drain, however occurrences like this are very rare and I'm glad it didn't affect your holiday too much. Glad you enjoyed your stay at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel and we hope to see you again on your...

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Really pleased when we arrived. Clean bedding, hot running water from the shower, safe in the room, air conditioning if needed but we were happy with the fan. All staff were all lovely and friendly. They Helped up arranging trips. Position is great. Right opposite the beach. Loads of shops and bars in very close walking distance. Everything you're looking...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Helz, Thank you so much for your kind words. We're very happy you enjoyed visit here and were able to appreciate the simple accommodation and value we provide to all our guests. Thank you for commenting about the location, we're lucky enough to be within walking distance from everything you need & also glad you enjoyed the restaurant opposite,...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Very clean and the staff were helpful. We stayed in the hostel and the beds were very comfortable. A bit noisy from the bar below but nothing too bad. Close to restaurants and some shops. Perfect for our One night stop over.

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Tina, Thanks very much for your kind words. We're glad you had a pleasant stay. Thanks for commending our staff too, we do our best to make your stay as enoyable and relaxing as possible. Regarding the noise, your feedback will be kept in mind and hopefully it didn't have too much of an effect on your stay. Thanks...

Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Myself and my boyfriend stayed here as backpackers to end our trip in Thailand. We wanted somewhere cheap but comfortable and that's exactly what we got. We had a standard room with a fan. On the hotter days it may have been worth to get aircon but for the price, a fan did us fine! The rooms are clean and...

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Matthew B, Guest Relations Manager at Rich Resort Beachside Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Amy, Thanks very much for taking the time to leave your review, we really appreciate it and love reading what our clients have to say about our budget beachside hotel. I'm sorry about your experience with the staff in the Swing Bar. Admittedly the bar was still in a transition period during your stay and not all the staff...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rich Resort Beachside Hotel is conveniently located on the central Lamai beach road, close enough to all of Lamai's amenities yet far enough for a nice, quiet relaxing holiday. Located on what many consider to be Koh Samui's most beautiful beach, Rich Resort Beahcside Hotel is within walking distance to all of Lamai's major amenities and conveniences including shops, bars and restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rich Resort Beachside Hotel

Address: 109/12 M3 Maret, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Maret > Lamai Beach
Price Range: ₹ 671 - ₹ 1,810 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Rich Resort Beachside Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 47
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“Higher rooms are better”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaWalden, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go some where else”
 of 5 bubbles gwentlimep, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor were the larger ones we saw. the 3rd floor rear were smaller. Maybe ask to see a selection of rooms before choosing.”
 of 5 bubbles aborchik, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“always choose rooms with AC”
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“307 is a very noisy room”
 of 5 bubbles 872sannas, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
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