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Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 1 October 2011

It is one of the few times were the place and views are exactly like the photos. The beach is amazing. There are not the roped off barriers like on other beaches so you have perfect views and the beach is not overpopulated. the staff is very nice and accommodating. the generators do stay on until 1 am which is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2011

Myself and three friends arrived after a couple of crazy days in Koh Tao and were looking for a bit of relaxation. We were shown to our beach bungalows (numbers 2 and 3) which were the largest, cleanest and generally nicest we has stayed at. They were also directly on the beach, and very close the reception/resturant area. We spent...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 September 2011

Mai Pen Rai has a good choice of bungalows, we stayed in a family bungalow on the rocks with our 5 yr old daughter. The bungalows are nice but a bit of a walk from the restaurant/reception area. Especially if you arrive on the beach midday with heavy bags. Take your bags to the far left corner of the beach...

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natanya
Reviewed 29 August 2011

Our family(with 2 little kids) stayed for a week MPR. For those seeking the good old Thailand without the increased commercialism and tourism the location is perfect. Calm and peaceful atmosphere in a beautiful beach. We lived in a family bungalow on a cliff with a beautiful view to the sea. Although we felt the loss of hot water but...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 17 August 2011

Stayed here for two nights and was one of the highlights of my 2 month backpacking trip! BEST (and I mean BESTTTT) food I had in all of asia, make sure you order the spicy seafood coconut soup. Along with that the bungalows are so tropical and the whole beach is beautiful. Must do if your on Koh Phangan.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 10 August 2011

Of all of the five bunaglows on Than Sadet, Mai Pen Rai has really got their act together. While all the bungalows provide the beach-bumming isolated experience, MPR also sets up beach tours around the island, tours to Ang Thong Marine Park, wi-fi, taxi and ferry information, and English- and Thai-speaking staff. We actually stayed at Silvercliff and were pleased...

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Ankara
Reviewed 2 August 2011

I stayed at the bungolow on the rocks. The bungalows are big and clean. Nice bathroom. The beach is not bad. The restaurant is good. The only point you should be aware is that you are far away from everything. So, if you don`t mind only laying on the beach and relaxing, it`s the right place to go. Otherwise, you...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 30 July 2011

We returned to Mai Pen Rai (after having visited 3 years earlier), hoping that things had not changed too much - as they so often do in Thailand. To our pleasant surprise things were the same, apart from a few improvements such as a larger children's play area. This time, as we have the other times we have been on...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2011

I've travelled alot around the beaches of s.e. asia and this one took me by surprise. Completely secluded from the tourist areas of the island, which means its a little ticky to get to, but for me that was half the fun, biking into town and back through the jungle. The bungalows are beautifully made, with a kind of bohemian...

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Reviewed 13 July 2011

Getting here from Thong Sala might be a bit difficult/expensive (unless you arrive in time to catch the 150 bath per person taxi at 1 pm from the office close to the pier), but as soon as you arrive you'll know that it's definitely worth it. We chose to stay "on the rocks" - the view is stunning! Furthermore, you...

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Welcome to Mai Pen Rai Bungalows, one of the oldest resorts on Koh Phangan - the place of pleasure for nature lovers and Artists. For an experience of the old Koh Phangan, this is the place to come away and forget all the stresses of the outside world. Mai Pen Rai is situated in a paradise infringed with swaying palms, and green turquoise waters. Here at Than Sadet the bungalows are built in harmony with the nature around with prices to suit travellers and back packers. ... more   less 

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Address: Than Sadet Beach, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Pha Ngan
Price Range: ₹ 777 - ₹ 1,684 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mai Pen Rai Bungalows 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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“On The Rocks !”
darwill554, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Bungalows on the rocks are amazing”
Thaitonic, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the house on top of the 'tunnel'”
BrucklynBoy, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I recommend the bungalows on the rocks for the true Mai Pen Rai experience, but those on the beach are decked out with AC and wifi”
cpercy83, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“My favourites rooms are the one on the rocks and he one on the beach...”
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