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Reviewed 10 March 2016

I stayed in Maithai Hostel for two nights and I really liked it. The room was one of the cleanest I found in Thailand, with a balcony, strong AC, tv and fridge. The staff was polite and the position good (5 min walking to the beach).

Thank RBxxRB
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I went here in December 2014. I still remember that it took like 40 minutes to find it because it is not recognized by Google Maps. Rooms are on top of a massage center, so every time you go to your room you will have to go through the feet and the shoes of the clients. The Hostel close at...

Thank Valeria M
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Reviewed 21 April 2015

We stayed this hotel from 7th to 11th April this year. Very clean rooms with all possible modern facilities and very appreciable services for a budget hotel. Location is very good. you can reach to Kata beach within 10 mins on foot. Taxi, TukTuk stands, departmental stores and restaurants are nearby. Roadside rooms of upper floors are alluring. Problem you...

2Thank Dr_Hafizur_Rahman
Reviewed 11 May 2014

The room was value for money. Clean room. Below is a massage lovers welcome. Not far from the beach, no swimming pool, free wi fi. Trained staff and friendly atmosphere. If you want affordable rooms near the beach. Here I recommend

1Thank Kafka c
Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

This hostel is really value for money. The location is really nice, which is near to Kata Beach, which is more beautiful, tranquil and happening in its own way. The reception and staff are really friendly. They have nice food around and transportation is easy. The bed is really clean and we come back to clean and nice bedroom everyday....

Thank Cynthia Y
Reviewed 16 March 2014 via mobile

Stay for 3 nights and was very happy, good wifi,hot water, A/C and room clean every day spotless.. Location is very close to everything you could need. Try the fresh fruit stands for fruit shakes (awesome ) Only a 5 min walk to the Beach.. (Note to get to the beach you have to walk beside an open raw sewage...

1Thank _CDN_Travel_Guy_BC
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2014

We stayed at the Maithai, for two nights, on the 27th Feb 2013. The lady at the reception was a slightly agressive when I arrived and made the payment for the two nights. She rushed me to go away from the front desk 2 seconds after I handed the money, as I was putting my wallet back to my bag....

3Thank Segen
Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 21 February 2014 via mobile

From the moment we checked in to the moment we checked out, we experienced non friendly, non interested staff. Everyday the cleaner left our balcony unlocked and one day she left our front door unlocked. Poor security, staff let anyone through reception to walk up to the guest rooms. To get to the rooms all guests have to walk through...

3Thank travelling_sister
New Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2014

I booked this hotel with some trepidation. Never thought of staying above a massage parlour before, but frankly nearly every shop on the main road is a massage parlour, so very difficult to get away from them. Anyway, we were greeted by a very friendly English speaking lady who dealt with our arrival and showed us to our room etc....

1Thank Silverbugle941
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2013 via mobile

I loved this place, it has been by far the nicest place we've stayed so far in South East Asia and one of the cheapest! The room was gorgeous, modern, chic, really clean and comfortable. It was just like a 4* European hotel room! In fact, the decor was probably nicer than most European hotels! The beds were super comfy,...

1Thank sjmw1

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Additional Information about Maithai Hostel

Address: 88/5 Patak Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Karon > Kata Beach
Price Range: ₹ 1,899 - ₹ 3,732 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Maithai Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“If you booked a twin bed room and they take you to the double bed room, insist on what you actually booked for. they dont care about what you want, as long as they can get back to their phone conversation with friends quickly.”
 of 5 bubbles Segen, 7 Mar 2014 | Read review
“Go to the back if you want quiet from the road but you wont have a balcony towatch sunset. There isnt much noise. Ear plugs cann be worn thou.”
 of 5 bubbles luvme_t, 2 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Very cheap and close to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles aleeyasj, 6 Apr 2013 | Read review
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