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First Residence Hotel

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27/6 Moo 3 Chaweng Road, Chaweng, Bophut 84320 Thailand See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviewsprivate beachgreat hotelclean roomsbudget hotelbathroom smeltchaweng beachstayed here for nightshotel is locatedhotel staffwould stay againtuk tuknice balconyroom was largethe main strippleasant staygreat poolthe air conditioning
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It's a shame you can't rate this a 0 out of 5!! I would advise anyone NOT to stay in the hotel!! We stayed here for 2 weeks between 28/6-12/7 and have had items of clothing and money STOLEN from our room! Staff not helpful...More

2  Thank dominicevaans4
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

I visited here for 3 nights in a superior double room with twin beds. The room was fairly modern but slightly dirty - stained sheets but nothing major! The pool area is nice and the location is fab, it's a 5 min walk from the...More

Thank lillyliverpool
Response from Piyaporn2509, Manager at First Residence HotelResponded 11 August 2017

Dear elenadavies, thank you so much for your nice review. Looking forward to see you again someday! With kind regards the management team

Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

For he price we paid you couldn't go wrong with this place. The beds were hard but better than saggy with springs sticking out, the air conditioning was very loud but better than none! We used to walk to town then catch songthaew back for...More

Thank jodieh12
Response from Piyaporn2509, Manager at First Residence HotelResponded 11 August 2017

Dear jodieh12, thank you so much for your friendly review. We hope, someday we may welcome you again here at First Residence. With kind regards the management team

Reviewed 17 June 2017

The property is too good and near the seawang beach. The staff is too cooperative. Room is clean but the locking system of rooms is not exact. And when I told to hotel staff that I check out at early morning at 6am, they gave...More

Thank rajan s
Response from Piyaporn2509, Manager at First Residence HotelResponded 11 August 2017

Dear rajan s, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay and are looking forward to welcome you again here at First Residence. Thank you very much for your kind review. With kind regards the management team

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Stayed for 3 nights, was great budget accomodation. The rooms are clean, large and airconditioned. I did eat breakfast one of the days there, however there weren't many options so decided to walk down the road to another resort for breakfast the other days. The...More

1  Thank ashleigh535
Response from Piyaporn2509, Manager at First Residence HotelResponded 11 August 2017

Dear ashleigh535, thanks a lot for your recommendation and your nice review! Looking forward to see you again some day. With kind regards the management team

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
1st Residence Hotel
,
First Residence Hotel Ko Samui/Chaweng
Location
Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
44
Price range
US$ 18 - US$ 115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
1st Residence Hotel
,
First Residence Hotel Ko Samui/Chaweng
Location
Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
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jodieh12
15 June 2017|
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Response from sedigheh_kh | Reviewed this property |
To the main part it takes around 10 mins by taxi , and i didnt try Songthaew 🤔 I myself perefer hotels that are in the main street that you can walk to everywhere, but if it doesnt mind to u , it is good hotel clean and... More
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LiquidDream869
10 May 2017|
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Response from Eyal S | Reviewed this property |
They have an agreement with another hotel that is 10 min walk from the hotel, to give access to the beach to the hotel guests. Nice beach.
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"Try to get a room further from the street, we were on the street side, and it could get noisy at times!"
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"If you want something more comfortable, choose another hotel!"
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"No lift so if any travellers have issues with stairs request a ground floor room."
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"no lift so if don't like stairs ask for a lower level room"
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