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Carabao Dive Resort

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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Seriously, don't bother. You can find equally good places (not that this was anything special) for the same price. Staff is incredibly rude, they act like they're doing you a favour. Massive attitude problem. Might be good for diving lessons, but definitely not as a...More

Thank kitsuneblack
Response from CarabaoDiving K, Guest Relations Manager at Carabao Dive ResortResponded 6 June 2017

Sawadee Ka Kitsune black, Thank you for your review. I am sorry to hear that you had a problem with our staff during your stay here. Within the last year, the resort has undergone back changed in its staff and facilities. Our staff currently are...More

Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Do not go in this hotel, I never see the manager make a smile or be nice with us ONE time. Air conditioner cost 800 bahts per night (like 40$ canadian). There's people working on another new hotel just next to us at 7:00 am,...More

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Response from CarabaoDiving K, Guest Relations Manager at Carabao Dive ResortResponded 6 June 2017

Hi Audreythevoice, Thankyou for your honest review. I am sorry to hear what happened to you during your stay with us. We have had a big change in management and staff since your stay. I have been here 4 months and in this time I...More

Reviewed 25 December 2015

I stayed here in the off-season (meaning there were no big parties going on), so my time there was very quiet and pleasant. I did not find the staff especially friendly or engaging. Also, the food and drinks were very expensive, which meant that I...More

Thank David M
Response from CarabaoDiving K, Guest Relations Manager at Carabao Dive ResortResponded 6 June 2017

Sawadee Ka David M, Thank you for your review, great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us at Carabao Dive Resort. I am sorry to hear that you found the food and drinks expensive. I wasn't here in 2015 but I can assure...More

Reviewed 2 December 2015

After searching around the island comparing dive schools me and three friends found carabao, located south of the island in chalok bay, right on the beach. The dorms are kept lovely and clean, with air con!!! A serious must with how hot it gets. The...More

Thank leahshoosha
Response from CarabaoDiving K, Guest Relations Manager at Carabao Dive ResortResponded 6 June 2017

Sawadee Ka Leahshoosha, Thank you for your lovely review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and diving with us. best regards Lily L. The Carabao Dive Team

Reviewed 28 October 2015

Me and my girlfriend spent 5 nights at carabao during our open water course. It´s an Amazing Place right by the beach and connected with a great bar/restaurant with reasonable prices. We had a private room with a balcony and an ocean view. If you...More

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Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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USD 18 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
USD 18 - USD 55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Ask for a south facing room on a higher level floor for a great view."
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"Rooms near the sea are also near the bar. Rooms away from the sea look at other buildings. In short, no good..."
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"not facing the bar!"
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