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Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Clean water and sand, not very crowded, safe to swim for small kids, especially at low tide, stunning scenery

Thank TSGarcia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We thought it would be a great idea to go early in the morning to catch a good spot at the beach, but turns out it wasn’t the best since it was high tide, and there wasn’t much sand area to lie around. More people...More

Thank Clara H
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stunning scenery ,but very lively so don't expect tranquility . Sea fabulous to swim in when high tide but low tide sharp on the feet .

Thank Lesley S
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Railay beach is a very beautiful secluded beach. When we were there it wasn't so busy which made it perfect. The most beautiful beach in Railay is the Phra nang beach. On the way to this beach you will find beautiful caves on one side....More

Thank Bob O
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Railay bay is beautiful along with Tonsai the rock jungle covered islands are amazing, Railay offers everything, boat access only with plenty of eats and things todo. Kayaking around the islands is a great way to explore and refresh with a swim.

Thank Trevryanadventures
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While staying in Aonang for seven nights, we ventured out to have a couple of relaxing sunbathing days at Railay Beach a few times. We got the local CO-op long-tail boat service over and back from West Railay each time we visited, tickets cost 200...More

Thank liam s
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited many beaches around Krabi during my stay here this year and last year and found out Railay beach the best amongst the rest. The tour guide said its a must to visit Hong island during our visit here, got super excited and reached there...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All arrivals and departures to Railay Beach are by boat. The long tailed boats that do the transfers are unusual to say the least and transport you in discomfort 10 at a time, drop you off at the beach, into the water, to manage your...More

Thank Mike J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights & love Railey beach. Interesting bar, nice sunset,cat people, good food are here

Thank Mii U
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is such a beautiful beach! We stayed in a hotel on the beach for three days and loved it! The sea is like a bath it’s so hot and the sunsets are beautiful to watch! It’s worth taking a kayak which is 200 baht...More

Thank Betts95
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20 October 2017|
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Response from HonestIy | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any lockers but if you only take a small amount of money for food and drinks and leave valuables at your accommodation. Bags and towels etc seem pretty safe on the beach, we left ours but we were only swimming... More
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vaibhavapj
13 July 2017|
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Response from Deborah F | Reviewed this property |
Echoing the above - the long boats are the typical transport. As others have mentioned, these are on the "roughing it side". While that's one reason I enjoyed it, be aware that these are not the same as the luxury boats... More
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pianocello
24 May 2017|
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Response from jamesharris8 | Reviewed this property |
The seas generally pretty flat. unless there's a storm due. you could watch the weather reports and make your mind up then. there's life jackets on the long tail boats. your could charter it private then you can go atvyiurs... More
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