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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a good experience in the hostel where i was given the best price per night among the other hostels and got a clean nice AC room with a king bed! I recommend it for people looking for clean good place to stay and good price!

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Thank Khaled S
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

A good budget hotel . Be careful from insects. NO Elevator So try to get room on second floor. Gd if u get room between 400 to 450 bath , otherwise better options available . Staff was bit rude . But the travel agent just near the hotel was very good and arrange good trips.

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1 Thank sammy s
Bengaluru, India
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2016

It was on the Spot booking, we paid 2000 baht for 2 days. Hotel is 2 minutes away from Patong Beach and Bangla Road. You get only 2 water bottles/day. It was descent hotel for 1000 Baht/day. If we would have bargained she would have settled for 800 but we were tired and have no energy to go & check... More 

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Patong, Thailand
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Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

This hotel is under new management. Taxi and her husband Rung running the show and they were very helpful. Rooms clean and good air conditioning. The location is excellent. 5 minutes to patong beach and 5 ,10 minutes to banglar. Lots of restaurants near by. Try Rungs cafe next to hotel. And good tour counter in front of hotel. Will... More 

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1 Thank Conor B
Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 9 May 2015

I didn’t plan on staying at this hotel, but when my booking disappeared at a nearby hotel which happened to be full, I wandered into the nearest hotel with availability to prevent moving far with my luggage. The Minotel is a small, basic and cheap hotel located not too far from the beach or from Bangla road, so its location... More 

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Bordon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 February 2014

we stayed here for 5 nights had no problems checking in and out ,staff very helpful , wanted to hire a motorbike which was done instantly ,,i got a puncture which the owner got a taxi which took the bike and got it fixed then returned it straight back to me ,, rooms were always clean and no noise at... More 

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Thank nuiEngland
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Reviewed 21 September 2013 via mobile

The hotel does not have an elevator, and we got the fourth floor. The bathroom floated with water every shower. The location is good, 5 minutes walk to the beach or to bangla road. No wifi in the room, only at the lobby.

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3 Thank drorkatz
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 May 2013 via mobile

We are a family of four included 27 yr old son and 17 yr old daughter. We stayed a week.The receptionist is friendly and accommodating. She gave us two comfortable double rooms on first floor. The bathrooms were old; a mild stench from drainage; otherwise it was cleaned daily and it suited our needs.we were using hotel only for sleeping... More 

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2 Thank NAbraha
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Reviewed 3 May 2013

I stayed at this hotel on the recommendation of a friend from the start it was a nightmare we checked in had room on 1st floor on entering room there was a foul stench from the bathroom+smell of smoke in bedroom! Went out for dinner came back+ it was raining there was a constant water pouring from the roof onto... More 

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3 Thank mickymauve
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 April 2013

i stay at the minotel 3 times a year on arriving this trip was given room 202 was told that the safe in my room was not working and the only way to open it was was with the master key and was told please not lose it its the only one we have that key stayed in my wallet... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Minotel is a boutique guest house offering 20 comfortable and individually air conditioned guest rooms in the centre of Patong. It is just 3 minutes walk to the beach (central area of beach), 5 minutes to Bangla entertainment area and the Jungcelyon shopping and restaurant complex and just 2 minutes to the gay Paradise entertainment area with its nightly cabaret shows.It has a street side restaurant and travel desk at the front of the hotel.It has very friendly staff that puts this hotel in the enviable position of having many repeat customers and long term stays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Minotel

Address: 19 Sawasdirak Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: ₹ 1,296 - ₹ 3,546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Minotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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The Minotel Hotel Patong
The Minotel Patong, Phuket
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“no lift but we were on the second floor facing the rear no problem”
 of 5 bubbles nuiEngland, 3 Feb 2014 | Read review
“There is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles tungbeng, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
“They have different rates for different seasons. Make sure you book early as they have limited rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Hiddyt, 18 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Request for rooms on the lower floor”
 of 5 bubbles Ashie28, 28 Oct 2012 | Read review
“if bad back or knees and hard climbing stairs ask for a room on lower level.”
 of 5 bubbles Gary094, 28 Jun 2012 | Read review
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