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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

This hotel is under new Management and is now called "Hua Chiew Residence". The rooms are good. The daily cleaning could be better. The bathroom wasn't cleaned properly during my stay. My room was facing to the road so street noise was disturbing. The service and comfort was better before the management has changed. The hotel is located near Patong... More 

Thank Lukas A
Coimbatore, India
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339 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Viking residence is located on a busy street, getting in during early morning is hard, the hotel has very friendly staff and provide good food, you can get good Thai food,also they serve some good western breakfast free WiFi, but slow, a lot of good streey food around

5 Thank Gugan_Ilango
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43 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

I arrived with my rucksack, having had no idea where to stay. I walked past Viking Residence, and asked how much it was- It was 600 baht per night, for room overlooking the main road (with balcony) , with Air COn, shower, hot water and fridge. Good enough. There are lots of street food vendors nearby , so you can... More 

Thank Agapis
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed here in december 2011 (this review is long over due, I know, but as I now have an account here they deserve a good review!). Dont let the rather tacky (sorry!) name put you off; The rooms were basic but perfectly fine, the service was great- helpful and friendly, and the food amazing! We felt a little dumb... More 

Thank Kristin E
newcastle upon tyne
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146 reviews
72 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2014

I had to book a new hotel upon the afternoon of my arrival in Phuket, due to a serious problem with Agoda with the hotel I had booked for my stay. Please be aware that some of the previous reviews on here are incorrect or suspicious, eg its a 10 min walk to the beach, not 3 minutes as some... More 

1 Thank jaynewcastle11

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Darwin, Australia
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 January 2014 via mobile

only stayed one night but it was a lot better then where we were previously staying, the staff were friendly there is a lift and the room was clean you can borrow a beach towel for free it's a 3 min walk to the beach, great room will definately return next time!!!

Thank widge55
Toamasina (Tamatave), Madagascar
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 13 January 2014

i stayed at the viking residence for nine days with my GF and we had a great time. the staffs hospitality and willingness to help with any of your needs was first class. would recommend staying here to any one.

Thank Chris g
Avoca Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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59 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2013

I stayed here for one month. The rooms are clean. Spacious enough for two people, The tv is good, theres a fridge, a safe and its afforadable. The location is great, about a 7-10 minute walk to Bangla road. The restruant down the bottom is good quality thai as well. The staff were beyond friendly.. My favourite part about this... More 

1 Thank Michelle E
Basiglio, Italy
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2013

I stayed in the Viking residence for some days last August with some friends: the location is good, but a part this I don't see any good reason to stay at this hotel: the rooms are decent size, but the cleaning is something else...In my room the air conditioner was not working properly and unable to control the airflow. The... More 

1 Thank MARIA M
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10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 9 November 2012 via mobile

Stayed here this month with my boyfriend for 4 nights, we are backpacking round asia and this hotel was definetley it the top 2! It has everything you need good hot shower, extra clean room- cleaned daily, an elevator which you really appreciate! A fridge, cable tv, free wifi an spacious room! It is right next door to mini mart... More 

Thank Jennlamb

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have 22 beautiful & spacious rooms with all amenities you need. High standards of cleanliness are important to us. You will be very comfortable on the king-size bed with high quality mattress and a shower with hot and cold water. Our Standard rooms are large with king-size bed, cable TV, individual control air con, safety deposit box, telephone and mini bar. Moreover, we are located in the heart of the city just a short stroll away from the beautiful beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Viking Residence

Address: 85 / 7 Rat-U-Thit 200 Pee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: ₹ 1,089 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Viking Residence 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Chose a room not facing the road”
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 of 5 bubbles LukasA401, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick one overlooking the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles Agapis, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Look for some better hotels.”
 of 5 bubbles 226MARIAM, 11 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Avoid Viking if possible”
 of 5 bubbles globetrotter223, 25 Aug 2012 | Read review
“6 minute walk to main street 3 minute walk to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Rocallaghan27, 10 Dec 2011 | Read review
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