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Xanadu 2008

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Cheshire Uk
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived just after 17.00hrs together with two other ladies who, like us, had booked through Agoda. Place was deserted apart from one young boy who we could not understand. He spoke with the taxi drivers. The owner was not the site and the boy had no idea were he was. The place appeared to be completely deserted. We went into...

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Nederland
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We had a confirmed booking here for august '16. After a 3 hour ride from Bangkok, we stood in front of closed gate with our small children. Some guy, who only spoke Thai, started waiving we had to leave when we tried to explain the booking. Phone number was disconnected. It turnd out the hotel was closed for maintenance but...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We took the train from Thonburi station to Kanchanaburi which was around 2.5 hours of very relaxed travel seeing the countryside. Dennis was expecting us and had some nicely chilled beers ready along with some excellent tips on the best way to get to Hellfire Pass and the Memorial Museum. All day driver in a/c car was the way to...

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Thank Tony R
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Best resort I ever stayed Dennis was so helpful and made our stay wonderful great place great view and great food if your going to Thailand stay here he can help you with all your needs and schedule all your activities and set up safe airport pick up for you to and from for your convenience.

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Thank Mark V
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Dennis is an awesome host. Staying at Xanadu (as opposed to the town center) is a no-brainer if you have your own transport, since it's so nice and quiet out there. Even if you don't have your own transport, you can get taken to/from town center for 200 baht (if I remember correctly - I didn't actually use this option)....

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Thank oldmankit
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Adorable bungalows with ample space, clean, peaceful atmosphere on lovely manicured grounds on the river. We sat on the deck overlooking the river in the evening and morning enjoying the peacefulness of the river and wildlife. We had two rooms that were adjoining for our family of 4. Thai breakfast was delicious. Dennis was always around to answer questions and...

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Thank Ernst W
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Dennis and his wife are the most lovely, welcoming people and this place was good value. Rooms were clean, comfortable and a decent size too - plenty of room for an extra bed. Good location - 8KM out of town, right by the river. Easy to drive into town or go by taxi, truck or songtaew. Superb cycling routes nearby....

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Xanadu has very nice bungalows and a good pool. The owner Dennis is the best host I have ever met and his wife Nee is the best cook of Thailand. Xanadu is the perfect place to stay and from which you can make the must do trips to ElephantWorld and Erawan waterfalls. Dennis can organize a very reliable taxidriver and...

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Thank John M
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

OK folks you can forget previous comments, this place isn't worth the stay anymore. Why? 1. Nee is not very well, but continues to put a brave face on, she is virtually running the place on her own. 2. Dennis doesn't appear to be around anymore as the place is in need of some desperate maintenance. 3. The pool was...

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dennis c, Owner at Xanadu 2008, responded to this review

Very personal attack from someone i have never met.Where do i start.The pool and gardens were not so good as we had just had 2 massive storms causing a lot of damage and debris.The damage was that bad we are demolishing one building.The pool is cleaned thoroughly every 1 or 2 days.We were not busy as we had planned a...

Netanya, Israel
Reviewed 2 May 2016

We were a party of 8, and stayed at Xanadu 2008 two weeks ago. Our purpose for the visit to Kanchanaburi was to see the famous Erawan Falls, and the Open Safari and Zoo nearby. Well before arriving in Thailand, Dennis (the owner of Xanadu) helped us with everything we possibly needed. He arranged for us a private minibus +...

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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful family owned resort on the banks of the famed river Kwai. With a large swimming/spa pool with adjoining bar and restaurant this is the perfect place to relax or as a base to explore the stunning local scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Xanadu 2008

Address: 19/5, Moo 1 | Tambon Nong Bua, Kanchanaburi 71900, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Kanchanaburi
Price Range: ₹ 2,138 - ₹ 2,907 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Xanadu 2008 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Xanadu 2008 Hotel Kanchanaburi
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#5 Best Value Hotel in Kanchanaburi
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“All the rooms seem great.”
 of 5 bubbles 960shaid, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Go there if you want to relax”
 of 5 bubbles PraveeNegi, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in bungalow 8 which is completely detached.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilGordon208, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
“all rooms seem much the same”
 of 5 bubbles 500brucem, 10 Nov 2015 | Read review
“better choose the rooms closer to the main pool/bar area”
 of 5 bubbles gurmanov, 11 Jun 2015 | Read review
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