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Mai Khao Beach

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Address: Phuket, Thailand
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USD 20.00*
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Flying Trapeze Adventure in Phuket
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USD 80.87*
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4-Waters Eco-Adventure Trip from Phuket Including Lunch

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Quiet, private and relaxing

Located at the back of Anatara Hotel, it took us some while to locate the beach. We went there at 3~4pm and the sand was burning hot! So I decided to go for the THb400~500... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2015
Polly T
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Hong Kong, China
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Singapore, Singapore
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91 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Its a nice beach. Secluded and relaxing. Hardly any peddlers. The sand is soft and the waves looked strong. Great place to sit back, relax and have a Gin Tonic. This beach would be frequented by people staying in the Mai Khao vicinity. The Antaras and Marriots and Salas. About 500m from Marriot, there is a row of seafood stalls... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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57 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Located at the back of Anatara Hotel, it took us some while to locate the beach. We went there at 3~4pm and the sand was burning hot! So I decided to go for the THb400~500 beach massage. The ladies were very funny and the massage was very good... Just too much flies around which could be annoying at times. Recommended... More 

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2 Thank Polly T
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2015

An absolutely beautiful stretch of beach in the north of Phuket. I was looking for a quiet beach retreat and didn't think that Phuket was the place to find it but wanted to go diving so went anyway. Found the most gorgeous place to stay called Micky Monkey Beach on Mai Khao Beach. The beach is miles and miles of... More 

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Australia
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153 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2015

This is a very photogenic location and walking along the secluded sands is romantic. However don't be tempted to swim here in the off season. The sands drop rapidly to the sea and an unwary swimmer could be knocked over easily. There are no life guards in the long section we explored. As a former Life Saving Instructor, the sea... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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135 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Very clean and serene. Quiet with very few people. There are some rustic local stalls next to the Holiday Inn selling F & Bs, beachwear and large coconuts at 40baht only. CHILL worthy place very close to the airport, a heavenly beach is only 10 mins away!

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1 Thank Se7enthangel
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62 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

The beach is clean, with very few people and beautiful! The drop into the sea is steep and the current is strong! It carried my tall 9 year old off the beach into the water when she was sitting. She was fine, and throughly enjoyed herself. So be aware of the flags and listen to the warning!

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Lincolnshire
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

We were staying at the Holiday Inn which is next to a stretch of the beach. Beautiful golden sand and turquoise sea. Lots of small crabs scuttling around but little else for the beachcomber. Quiet and perfect for a long walk.

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singapore
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387 reviews
228 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 319 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

Vast stretch of extensive long beach. Very secluded and not many people around. Ideal for loving couples. Not suitable for swimming due to steep drop into the sea and sometimes strong current. Good for strolling. Many tall trees around.

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Sydney, Australia
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136 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2015

A quiet beach, away from the chaos of Patong. Very few waves if that is your thing. A nice place to relax.

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lahore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2015

fabulous private unspoilt beach on the northern tip of phuket we stayed at the renaissance marriott resort which was fabulous.we had organised my sons wedding with an attendance of 120 people.

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