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The Minotel

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 28 October 2012

I stayed 4 nights in this hotel starting from sep 15. I should say i had a wonderful experiece. Very clean, very personalised, resonably big sized room, good airconditioning , the room had a safety box, what more can i ask for the price of THB 2800.00. The highlight of the hotel is the location, 3 minutes walk to the...

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Reviewed 12 July 2012

This place is brilliant. Clean rooms, affordable prices and not to far from all the action. The beach is 2 minutes walk. I must say the hotel staff are great. Taxi and other members of staff are so friendly and helpful. They are always there to assist you when needed. Would always come back and even brought family and friend...

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments - the staff really appreciate them. With two cleaners for 19 rooms we do spend the time to try and clean them properly each day with fresh linen. It is easy to cut costs in areas like this but we think it sets us apart - so good to get your positive comments...

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 29 June 2012

Stayed here in late April for 660B a nite (low season price), other similar hotels/guesthouses still charging high season in April. has little restaurant at front & food is good had breakfast there every morning. rooms nce clean confortable, good wifi (free), great location 5 mins walk to Bangla rd & beach a bit less. The stairs for me were...

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. Location and good service are two of the things we believe set us apart. We have one room on the ground floor as well - so please do ask on your next visit. Look forward to seeing you back here again.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 May 2012

Stayed eleven days May 2012 the GOOD..friendly and helpful staff especially taxi at reception'the rooms old but clean stayed in 305 front /302 rear of building.paid for standard double room but on arrival was upgraded to a deluxe room (its low season and hotel was only half full) the location is good ...5 minutes to the beach (free use of...

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. Our front desk staff try hard to look after our guests - I am glad you found them friendly and helpful. . As you say the location is great and I think many visitors to Patong fail to make adequate allowance for this when selecting hotels - as with Tuk Tuk fares generally...

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 1 May 2012

Minotel is a quiet well-equipped hotel.Good location.To Beach 5 min.To Banglaroad with Nighlive 10 min. The hotel crew is very friendly,helpful and any time approachable.The rooms are clean and completely.Comfortable bed,Aircondition,refrigerator,TV,Safe,Wi-Fi.Everyday fresh Towels and shower with hot water.In the ground floor is a small restaurant with very friendly staff.There you can eat well and inexpensively I stay for 20 nights...

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive comments - it is much appreciated by the staff. As you say the location is great and I think many visitors to Patong fail to make adequate allowance for this when selecting hotels - as with Tuk Tuk fares generally being a minimum of BHt200 it can cost at least Bht400 a day...

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 May 2012

We booking one night standard room Minotel via Agoda.com. For budget trip this is a good choice!!! We a bit unlucky our room have air conditioner water leaking. The manager promise will fit the problem but we only have stay one night so we no comment much about it. I also recommended your guys can try the Minotel Cafe's food....

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your positive comments and we are pleased you enjoyed your stay. I apologise about the air conditioner - as we were full we could not change your room. Under our maintenance contract these are always fixed within 24 hours. We look forward to seeing you back again.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 24 April 2012

I stayed here in April from 10th to 19th which included the Thai New Year Songkran Festival. I booked directly with the hotel via the internet & found Taxie very helpful everytime I called or e-mailed the hotel. Nothing was too much trouble. She really is superb! I arranged an airport pick up through the lady Taxie when I made...

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review - I am glad you were well looked after. Whilst we are not a five star hotel in terms of facilities we try and make up for it is good service and cleanliness. Also as you say the location is great with all key amenities within easy walking distance that saves money on...

Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 24 March 2012

By reading all these comments i plan to stay there now in late April, i have been to Patong many times and stayed a lot of different hotels, this one ticks all the boxes for me - location, price, staff, cleanliness, safety etc. i will be making a booking soon

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

We look forward to seeing you here and hope we live up to your expectations.

Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia
Reviewed 7 March 2012

the hotel is really convenient, its a really nice place near to the beach, to bangla road, and everything...7eleven, subway, money exchange its really low price and is perfect i stay for 10 days and everything was perfect taxie the reception girl its so kind :D she helps you in everything

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. And I am glad that again the staff looked after you well. We continue to believe that we are the best valus for money hotel in that location. And whilst we have safes in each room and safety deposit boxes at reception - we have also installed CCTV at reception and every floor...

Beijing, China
Reviewed 19 February 2012

The hotel is great!!! My friend and I stayed for five nights and were very satisfied. The room is quite comfortable, not too small and not too big. It has air conditioning and hot water for shower, which is nice. The furniture is simple and has a cosy feel. They clean the room and put two bottles of water in...

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Peterbkk543, General Manager at The Minotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. Our front desk staff try hard to look after our guests - I am glad you found them friendly and helpful. We also have 3 cleaning staff for just 19 rooms in the peak season to try and make sure the rooms are all cleaned thoroughly in this busy period. As you say...

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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 

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Address: 19 Sawasdirak Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: ₹ 1,033 - ₹ 2,842 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Minotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Ask for a lower level room, the hike up to the 4th floor 3x daily gets old..”
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“exquisite location-short to the beach and the central.”
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“no lift but we were on the second floor facing the rear no problem”
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“They have different rates for different seasons. Make sure you book early as they have limited rooms.”
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