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Thirsk, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

This hotel is by far the best hotel I have stayed in on our travels in Thailand excellent service excellent breakfast good choice and hot. Our room was clean and big with robes a beach bag with mat and slippers complimentary crisps and juice every day. We ate in there restaurant twice in the evening and the meals were excellent...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We spent only a few days at this hotel but can't really fault it for what we paid. Room modern and clean. Water and a few other drinks complimentary each day. Wi-fi worked well. Pool nice and clean. Our only complaint is the entrance or walk way up to the hotel is dirty and a dumping ground for anything. Rubbish...

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Denver, Co United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had lunch at Sand Sea Resort. The front desk told us the restaurant opened at 11am but once we were seated, the waitress told us they weren't opened yet. So we told her the front desk told us to sit down, and she unwillingly waited on us after all. Overall service the rest of the time was poor...the waitress...

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I booked this accommodation with friends for a long weekend away. Before arriving, I again visited TripAdvisor and began reading through reviews. They were mixed, and so I set my mind on a few days at the beach with mediocre accommodations. The room (2nd floor) was quiet lovely, the porch clean and big. The bath area was perfect for what...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

5 friends stayed 10 nights at Sand Sea Resort on Railay Beach. Location: Excellent. right on Railay beach alongside another resort and near the street where many bars, restaurants, mini-mart and ATM are located. Note that Railay is only accessible by boat from Ao Nang or Ao Nam Mao. Then walk 5-10 mins from pier to resort. Sizable chunks of...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at Railay beach in the midst of a storm and so we were particularly haggard for our check in at the Sandsea. We went to our junior villa and stuck on the bath, just happy to be alive. Sadly, when rechecking it some minutes later the water was still lukewarm despite the heat up to the maximum. By...

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Mooloolaba, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The new rooms are really really good. The location is perfect. The beaches nearby are good, though really packed, it seems like all of northern europe visits. Smoking is unfortunately allowed at breakfast. The breakfast is pretty lousy. But the view is great from breakfast. You can sit there all day. I recommend this place however the service is poor...

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Kolkata
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good budget hotel. If you arrive at Krabi East, call them up to send the buggy cart or else walk (barely 10 minutes). Stayed at the cottages which are spacious and the bathrooms are clean Avoid the pool area as it gets noisy.

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed three nights in a grand deluxe room, which was spacious and clean. The location of the hotel was good and the cliffs are spectacular, though the long boat noise was significant if you sat on the hotels chairs. You're only a ten minute walk from Phra Nang, which is worth the walk. There were a number of drawbacks...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I arrived at sand sea resort and after we checked in we were taken to a bungalow. It looked ok from the outside but the moment we got inside we knew we were being mugged off. The bungalow was dated and looked like it was going to fall down! The tv in the room looked about 30...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With it's stunning views across majestic limestone outcrops, golden sands and the beautiful clear, turquoise waters of the Andaman Sea it's easy to see why Railay Beach is regarded as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. And with our choice of private, luxurious bungalows and suites you can be sure your stay at the Sand Sea Resort will be a holiday you'll never forget. Experience for yourself the beautiful smiles of Asian hospitality whilst you dine at our beachside restaurant where we offer a choice of the very finest Thai cuisine, famed throughout the world, or alternatively choose from our wide section of delicious Chinese and Western dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sand Sea Resort

Address: 39 Moo 2, Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Krabi Province > Krabi Town > Railay Beach
Price Range: $71 - $248 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sand Sea Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
Sand Sea Hotel Railay Beach
Sand Sea Krabi
Sand Sea Resort Railay Beach, Krabi, Thailand
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#2 Top resorts Hotel in Railay Beach
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Railay Beach
#3 Spa Hotel in Railay Beach
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“Rooms at the rear of the resort are quiet. Take a travel iron if unironed clothes bother you. Travel reading lamp would also come in handy.”
 of 5 bubbles willw448, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would go with the newer rooms”
 of 5 bubbles mystic18, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with higher house numbers are farther away and more quiet. All rooms face a walkway/pool and not directly the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles anjavuk, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 109, upper floor and view of 'the jungle' :) Very nice room!”
 of 5 bubbles John_Murray01, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Book the new rooms”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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