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The Waterfront

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Jackson, CA
Reviewed 17 October 2009

My husband and I returned last night 10/15/09 from a fabulous 5 night stay at The Waterfront Hotel. Home less than 24 hrs. and can't wait to tell EVERYONE what a wonderful, peaceful, delightful, enchanting, clean, friendly, hospitable, delightful 5 days and nights spent with the Waterfront family. Each and every staff member made our stay one can only dream...

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Malaysia
Reviewed 15 October 2009

The resort is great and has a very intimate and personal feel. It has a great view. Robin and Sue go out of their way to get to know their guests and make them feel welcome. The rooms were well appointed with attention to detail. It was also very clean. All in all, Waterfront is highly recommended. Andre

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portsmouth
Reviewed 11 October 2009

We had a fantastic time at the Waterfront! Fabulous rooms, surroundings, bar, fellow guests and hosts! We would certainly go back and would warmly recommend the Waterfront to anyone.

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Karachi, Pakistan
Reviewed 11 October 2009

It was our family’s fifth time to stay at the Waterfront although we had not been back there for almost three years. Robin and Sue and their son and daughter, Michael and Charlotte, and all their lovely staff made us feel so welcomed that after a short while it only seemed like we had been away for a few weeks...

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India
Reviewed 10 October 2009

Its a great hotel run by a very gracious english couple.The biggest disappointment is the swimming pool and the fact that you cant really use the beach.We stayed in the honeymoon suite which is beautifully done but unfortunately does not have a clear view of the sea due to the potted plants and the screen which have been put aound...

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Derby, England
Reviewed 7 October 2009

This hotel appears to have had some strange disparaging reviews lately which after my visit seem even stranger because of the untruths told. Firstly yes the pool is small and the beach not the best on Samui but this is stated in the hotel literature. It is in a fishing village at the quiet end of the village. The views...

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Cheltenham
Reviewed 7 October 2009

I stayed for 6 days with my wife in September and we had a wonderful time. We have stayed in many top hotels on our travels around the world and for the first time we were made to feel like guests and not just a room number. If you think this hotel is going to be a 4/5 star luxury...

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London
Reviewed 5 October 2009

Its taken me the best part of a year to get around to writing this review, but I still felt it was relevant to give our thoughts on the Waterfront. We had a lovely Xmas week during our honeymoon here despite some bad weather. Coming from the simple and quiet surroundings of Sunset Cove on Koh Phangan, Koh Samui was...

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London
Reviewed 3 October 2009

We cannot believe the number of excellent reviews. We stayed for two nights hoping to celebrate our anniversary at the Waterfront. We chose this place because it came so highly recommended on TripAdvisor but left to another hotel as soon as we could. When we arrived we were surprised that the entrance of the hotel for guests is the owner's...

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LONDON
Reviewed 3 October 2009

We stayed at the Waterfront on our last night in Thailand. I worked in 5 star hotels for 10 years, so i have a bit of an idea of how things should be. Friendless of the staff could not be faulted, welcome drink and a chat with the owner made us feel like a returning friend rather than a first...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • 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: $78 - $135 (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
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Bophut
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