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Best beach on Koh Tao

This beach features easy access to the reef, much live coral with colorful fish, and on the left... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DavidGoldy
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Ramat Gan, Israel
via mobile
Best Snorkelling with Superb View

We went to Sai Deng Beach for snorkelling. Didn’t expect to find the sea bed full of Amazing corals... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
kbharti101
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Mumbai
via mobile
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beach features easy access to the reef, much live coral with colorful fish, and on the left side facing the bay, a bunch of baby reef sharks. Not too crowded, with two resorts each with restaurants who are very welcoming to nonguests. Very much...More

Thank DavidGoldy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I don't understand how some people can enthuse about the snorkeling here. It cannot be emphasized enough: there are only 2 spots on Ko Tao where the coral is still over 50% intact, and that's Aow Leuk and Light House. You must really have very...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We went to Sai Deng Beach for snorkelling. Didn’t expect to find the sea bed full of Amazing corals and Fish. Highly recommended. Must got for great snorkelling experience. There are a few restaurants on the beach which serve good food with tables on the...More

1  Thank kbharti101
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Best beach we visited on the island for snorkeling. Skip shark bay!!! The coral is all dead there and there’s nothing to see. All a big marketing scam to get you to pay 100baht to visit it. ***jellyfish! So we encountered jellyfish about the size...More

2  Thank 7Taylor7
Reviewed 16 February 2018

Beautiful beach on Koh Tao, which has two resorts, both are nice, one is mid-range prices, the other high end, but both well worth it for the beach, snorkelling and views.

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

It's a nice beach, great for swimming and snorkeling, it's located away from Sairee so the beach is relatively quiet, most people you see there are from the Sai Deng resort located close by, didn't like the cctvs on the beach but I guess it's...More

Thank Chris_D_Silva
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We went several times to Sai Daeng during our 1 week stay. It is quiet, has a bar/restaurant and bathrooms are also free to use. The bay is a great snorkeling place: corals are unfortunately not so nice but you can see many fish, some...More

2  Thank an_v_sz
Reviewed 10 October 2017

quite beach and it is not the best but quite romantic. good for snorkelling as water is crystal clear and even sand which soft and clean

Thank rikin90
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Family of four visited this beach and it was one of our favourites on Ko Tao. We entered via the Coral View resort, there was no charge to visit, and the resort has a lovely restaurant and bar (reasonably priced too, 120B for simple Thai...More

Thank Caterpilllar
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is a very quiet beach. It is not the best beach on the island. It only has a small area of sand and a lot of dead corals and rocks. The sand is mostly filled with dead coral pieces which makes it hard to...More

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