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Address: Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

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october -dec higher water

cuter than ban tai and small, more coves. sunset visible from here.in the summer months great for walking. people concerned about dogs but they are just terrotorial and just bark... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2015
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Milan, Italy
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55 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is not a bad beach but if you expect.white sand and sea like in a swimming pool it is not the place

Thank maripier m
Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Whoa! The water was deep! And it was so clean. The beach is surrounded by rocky hills and palm trees. It is a lot quitter than some of the other beaches on the island. There is a really cool restaurant on top of one of the hills. It has a great view and good food. All around, it was a... More 

Thank Julianna312
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56 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

this beach is clean and quite. this place is good walking. the way to Ban khai is very good. there are many dogs and they are cute.

Thank modamilan
Loveland, Colorado
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Baan khai has nice clear water but some parts of the bay is bit dirty and rocky.Still nice and quiet

Thank gevalici0us
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67 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2015

cuter than ban tai and small, more coves. sunset visible from here.in the summer months great for walking. people concerned about dogs but they are just terrotorial and just bark more than bite. a couple of great value places to stay in Thong Yang and boom cafe bungalows. recommended.

Thank discorocks
New Delhi, India
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Brilliant beach with nice scenic beauty, beautiful way to reach Ban Khai. Must visit if you are in Koh Phangan.

Thank aranshu2015
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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81 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2015

My bungalow was on this beach. It was pretty peaceful and clean. Much better than the other commercial beaches. Swimming is safe. Its amazing to see the sea changing colours very now and then.

Thank ManishLaungani
Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2015

I stayed here in a bungalow right on the beach and found it secluded and quiet. The first night I was bitten by a centipede that came in under the door and got on the pillow and bit me in the neck and then there was pain but I put lots of soap and water and that helped to neutralize... More 

4 Thank Flowdream
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2013

its not really a beach , its only about 2 m wide and when the tide comes in it has gone , the water is only 70cm deep so no good for swimming. i got a taxi to hat rin every day would of been a better idea to stay in hat rin and saved on the taxis 100 b... More 

3 Thank james t
Drammen, Norway
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48 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Could not say anything more than lovely beach, with turists. Good food at the restaurants nearby and over all is a nice place to take a swim and relaxing sunbath :)

Thank Stian D

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