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The Waterfront

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have just returned from our seventh month-long holiday at The Waterfront and we can only say, at the risk of sounding very boring, that we believe it is impossible to over-enthuse about this little gem of a holiday destination. The English owners, Sue and Robin, are the perfect hosts, with the comfort and satisfaction of their...

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Buckley Wales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are fortunate to be able to travel all over the world - we love new places and adventures. However, this was our eleventh visit to Bophut and The Waterfront and hopefully the twelfth will follow. Bophut is evolving but slowly. It has a diverse, eclectic mix of bars and restaurants but reassuringly retains its Thai charm and quirkiness -...

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York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfectly situated on the quieter edge of the Fisherman's village in Bo Phut, the hotel is a short walk into the lively Fisherman's village, with only 18 rooms but large grounds, a virtually private beach and a lovely salt water pool. Robin and Sue are great hosts and their staff work hard to make you feel at home.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our 5th visit to the wonderful waterfront and its still as good as ever, After being picked up from the airport Sue and Robin (owners) and there wonderful staff welcome you to the hotel with a nice cool drink and an ice cold towel which is much appreciated after a long time traveling. As this is a small hotel only...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Waterfront Hotel on Koh Samui's beautiful Bo Phut Beach and at the end of the enchanting Bo Phut Fisherman's Village was a wonderful place to relax. Lovely beach, nice pool and bar and enchanting beach bungalows. But what makes this establishment stand out is the excellent management of owners Robin and Sue Waldron and their outstanding staff. All staff...

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Kobe, Japan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a large family room which had plenty of space for our family of four with a fantastic beachfront location. Kids awoke to views of the beach from their window each morning. Pool was well maintained and enjoyed by all. Staff were friendly and accommodating of all our requests. We were in Koh Samui for just one week...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful hotel this, it may not have all the bells and whistles, but it is a stand out for atmosphere and attention to detail. Picked up at the airport, welcome drink on arrival, before being shown to our room. Wonderful floral welcome awaits and room is immaculate. Without doubt the bed is the most comfortable in Samui, The...

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west midlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and i have just had our 8th stay at the waterfront boutique hotel. When we arrived this year we were met at the airport by Sue herself that was a wonderful surprise. She gave us a very warm welcome as did Robin when we arrived at the hotel. I asked Sue after we had checked in and had...

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Dereham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have stayed with Robin a few times now and have always had a very happy experience (even if Norwich City are losing!). Great location, comfortable clean rooms, warm friendly staff who can never do enough for you, lovely fresh, tasty food with a sort of homely, down to earth, wholesome style and all this for very reasonable prices. Will certainly...

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Dumbarton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Waterfront for 4 nights, it was amazing the location right on the beach, rooms are basic but have everything you need. The breakfast was by far the best we had while in koh samui, the owner Robin is a genuine lovely guy who made us feel very welcome. We will return to this hotel next year.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family run, small, select and peaceful, yet only steps away from excellent restaurants, bars and boutiques.All rooms are beachfront and the view of the sea and outlying islands is spectacular. Many guests extend their stay, recommend us to others or return themselves, often to meet other guests who have now become friends. Its like coming home, they say. Lots of little touches to make you feel welcome including free pick-up and free internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterfront

Address: 71/2 Moo1, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut
Price Range: $76 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterfront 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
The Waterfront Hotel Bophut
Waterfront Hotel Bophut
Waterfront Bophut
The Waterfront Ko Samui/Bophut
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Bophut
#12 Romantic Hotel in Bophut
#23 On the Beach Hotel in Bophut
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