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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

A really nice place, hat off to the General Manager really an attribute to TUI Hotels. A very „hands on“ approach, friendly and on the ball. Outstanding New Year’s Eve buffet, very well organized! The adult hotel was really great as we didn’t have kids...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 105dewyw
Reviewed 4 January 2019

The beach is beautiful and amazing! You may see airplanes landing and taking off, it is a most wonderful experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kethrine217
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Mai Khao is very underdeveloped which is very refreshing. There are no sunbeds or umbrellas for the entire length of the beach so if you come you need to bring an umbrella at least because there is no shade. Any activities are mainly centred round...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Karen W
Reviewed 26 November 2018

I came to this beach at 7 in the morning. When heading to the beach, there are many beautiful big trees. To get there you can walk or pay for the vehicle, they will take you there. This beach is very beautiful. The location is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tifanimarchell
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Awesome location. Famous for the location next to the Phuket Airport and those Instagram Wow pictures of people jumping around to take photos as planes take off. Water is warm and sand is soft. Sadly there is some plastic bottles scattered across the beach (That...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Chavoos_ZA
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The runway for the airport is right at this beach, so there are many locals who sit there waiting for aircraft to take off or land over their heads. They also bring a lot of food/drink and leave the receptacles on the beach when they...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Heartspunk
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This beach goes on forever. We visited as part of our stay at the Anantara Mai Khao Villas and I was amazed with the length of this beach in either direction. This place is perfect if you like long walks or runs in the morning...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank jazsacher
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The food was really amazing and the chief and staff were great. We enjoyed the food and kids loved it. Highly recommend for anyone visiting Mai Khao or Phuket. It really deserved the trip:)

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank abeerk2015
Reviewed 1 August 2018

There are so mnay lovely beaches both North and South of patong to visit. We get on a scooter with a towel and just drive along the coast stopping at various beaches to swim. You will always find nice places along the water to have...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This beach is terrible, covered in trash with massive surf. We were there during monsoon for a week and the trash just kept coming ashore. Given the reviews they must only clean the beach during peak season so if you go May to Sept i...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank fooboynz
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Cara D
7 October 2018|
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Response from Amanda J | Reviewed this property |
Beaches are good at that time of year. From May through to September they can be quite rough and not swimmable. We have pulled up and swum at many beaches all the way along that side of coastline and have not had an issue... More
6 April 2018|
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Response from 7shasha7 | Reviewed this property |
No I didn’t encounter planes overhead
Stefanie L
22 November 2016|
Response from suchichawla25 | Reviewed this property |
Not very far. It's a small place