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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

I stayed at Pennys for 7 nights. Its advertised as being at White Sands but its actually quite far from there. There is a rocky beach not at all like the photos. The pool is great and does have a good outlook over the sea. The hotel is not walking distance to any beach so a tuk tuk is needed....

Thank Tracsta
Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 16 February 2015

Beware of the pictures, as this hotel, despite being classified as on White Sand Beach, has no beach whatsoever. The rooms are average but there is no safe inside the room. The hotel offers a 'special' rate for scooter rentals of 300 baht per day but the standard rate on the island for short term rentals os 200 baht -...

Thank 841Jimmy_2012
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Although this place is slightly away from the main strip the tuk tuks are really cheap so enjoyed the stay. The rooms are spacious and very clean. Food was available and very good value, especially the shakes! The pool is nice and clean and you can sit closed to the pebbley beach if you like. The staff were so lovely....

Thank JanetteHereford
Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 26 June 2014

We were surprised with our great room; large, clean, colourful. The garden area was pleasant. A good place to hide out on the way back to the ferry if you need to crash a night. The neighborhood is under major development. Nothing but construction and a bookstore nearby. Rocky beach but quite lovely view. The pool is to make up...

1Thank Warren M
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Disappointed in location not in walking distance to beach. Rocks in front so not easy to get into the sea. Place needs a bit of love. Clean up around the rocks Owner only seen 3 times during our stay and very briefly so everything left up to staff. The breakfasts ham floating in water?

Thank Thea R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 14 December 2013

Pennys was an interesting place away from the mainstream. The rooms were good, the pool was well maintained and a good breakfast daily. Our hosts were nice and polite in the thai ways, though not much conversation was about during the meals. The manager was from Cambodia and very friendly but was returning home near the end of our stay....

Thank RoryE
london england
Reviewed 30 November 2013

And ran.Strolled around the grounds with a view to staying at Pennys.The expression on the face of the staff I encountered didn't exude too much confidence,i mean,if they are that unhappy?.Pool area was very nice.Wandering down to the beach...well frankly horrified.What should be a pebble and quite attractive beach(Pearl)was littered,some of which is unmentionable.The two strategically placed sun loungers were...

Thank mikelondon48
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Was apprehensive about booking Penny's Resort after reading some of the reviews on TA but decided to go ahead based on the cost. I was very pleased with my stay and believe the place to be excellent value for money. For the people on here moaning about location, please book somewhere else if this is important to you and be...

3Thank adzer83
Den haag
Reviewed 11 January 2013

The hotel is nice, beautifull bungalows just 2 kilometer away from the busy white beach. Problem with the hotel is the staff. Our booking got lost (agoda's mistake offcourse, not the hotel). First night perfect, but we had to swap rooms. Second night we were put in a totally different room outside the resort. Ugly sheets and a dirty bathroom...

5Thank Michiel L
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 January 2013 via mobile

I'll tell a little story: I love bananshakes. Day one: do you have bananashake? They're on the ment. No... Day two: banana shake? No have. Day three: I bought bananas and yoghurt, please could you make bananashake? After much debate: Yes! I check out, they bill me for the shakes! It's a clean place, but too expensive.

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Address: 21/13 Moo 4, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Trat Province > Ko Chang
Price Range: $40 - $91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“I can really recommend to rent a motorbike for trasportation to the nearby city 2-3 kilometers away.”
 of 5 bubbles Dkjusole, 22 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ensure you have a room on the ocean side of the road”
 of 5 bubbles 841Jimmy_2012, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good and surround the pool.”
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 of 5 bubbles RoryE, 13 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Get a room inside the resort. Except from the ants the rooms are stunning, clean and well placed onthe island.”
 of 5 bubbles MichielL_13, 11 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Choose the standard rooms by the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles kipkipkippy, 18 Jun 2012 | Read review
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