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Western Finland, Finland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Location was the key for us and this was at a great spot. Close to everything but still quiet. Had a room at the top floor, ok for the price but could need some paint. The showers and toilets are well kept, was nice and clean. Not sure but is this the only place in the island that requires cash...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Fan room with shared bathroom was just fine although it was a bit hot at first. Had a double and single bed (single was much softer!) Shared bathrooms were very clean and hot water was good. Bins emptied at least 3 times a day which pleased me greatly as you can't flush any toilet paper! Great for people on a...

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Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

This hotel is okay, quit expensive for what you pay for. Rooms are decent enough and staff were fine, can be quit rude at times though. Walking distance from the beach and main shops, bars and restaurants.

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 7 nights when we visited Koh toa, stayed in both the dorm and the private double room. Was very happy with everything, staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Rooms were clean, beds were very comfortable. Made for a very comfortable stay.

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

Good location just 5 minutes to beach and central area.Staffs are very friendly and helpful.Beds are enough comfy and the room is always clean.I loved the climbing frames for exercise.I will go back there definitely.

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1Thank William Min M
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The worst hostel I have ever been to in my life and I've been to over 100 hostels. We found bugs, lizards and ants all over our beds and the receptionist refused to refund us. Instead of accommodating us he told us we were dirty people and we were the reason for the bugs and ants in our room and...

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546beeryan, Front Office Manager at Khun Ying House, responded to this review

It was totally odds and full of cheats.The room was without any spots on their check in.They aoccupied the room after they checked it on 09:30 am.When they bring that complaint,it was around 5:00 pm.But we found a few ants on the bed sheets in where their opened back pack was placed and some other ants are coming out still...

Sutton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Hotel was ok, had a wardrobe, fridge and kettle. The price was good, and was pretty good value. The location was perfect, so close to the bars and beach etc. We did have ants in the room which wasn't a big deal but they were on the bed which was kind of annoying. Also the guy on reception seemed a...

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Roma
Reviewed 26 April 2016

It is close to the area with more restaurants and pubs. Place is clean. It is good for short staying or for people looking more for a hostel-like accomodation. The staff was not so friendly as I expected.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

The main reason we stayed here was because it was close to the dive school we were using. We originally only booked 4 nights but kept adding days on whilst there as we were doing more diving. It's in a good location, close to the beach, 7 eleven, shops, restaurants etc. It was clean, and suited our needs for the...

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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Only stay here if you really have to. They ran out of water and the hostel isn't that close to another place that sells water. Ridiculously rude about it too. Towels smell like sweat and they charge you 20 baht a towel to wash it. The wifi doesn't work and you have to log in every single time you use...

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546beeryan, Front Office Manager at Khun Ying House, responded to this review

You repeated your staying in our property.When i check the days you stayed with us,Everything was fine.If the water ran out,it may affect to the other guests staying in our property.But we didn't get any complaint for water source.The reception sells out drinking water and some soft drinks the whole day and restaurant samatha just 50meter away serves foods and...

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Address: 15 / 19 Moo 1, Sairee Beach, Koh Tao, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Koh Tao
Price Range: $21 - $43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Khun Ying House 2*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Rooms facing the sun set are best.”
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“Wifi is horrible-- good luck.”
 of 5 bubbles kealapacheco, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Fan room is great, wifi is strong”
 of 5 bubbles Naomi808, 5 Apr 2015 | Read review
“If you want to get a really good breakfast try the hostel right next to Good Dream. The staff is really friendly and the food is delicious!”
 of 5 bubbles MinnieMango, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
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