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Perfectly relaxed, good food and swim

We loved it so much chase. We loved it.we started coming here for breakfast so we could enjoy... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
Gili Trawangan, Indonesia
Great beach @ military grade cleanliness

Excellent beach with amenities. Virtually empty during week days. Gets crowded on... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Witold G
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Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

We loved it so much chase. We loved it.we started coming here for breakfast so we could enjoy more time here. It is wonderfully relaxed, soft sand, many small crabs and hermit crabs and star fish to

Thank whygoback
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Excellent beach with amenities. Virtually empty during week days. Gets crowded on weekends. Eateries courts just behind. You can order on the beach too. It's military maintained and cleaned. The military run public toilet (just one with some military photos in front) requires you to...More

Thank Witold G
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Easily accessible (by single-gear bicycle) pleasant tropical beach, inside military base 5km from centre of town, Plenty of cheap food on sale at the beach. Tends to get very busy with Thai weekend holidays Saturday/Sunday, but plenty room for all

Thank Prachuap K
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This is my favourite beach in the area, situated on the Air force's wing 5, the beach is long with plenty of loungers and tables and various restaurants offering food to your table on the beach, very safe for children lots of sand (watch out...More

1  Thank BeaBea246
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely beach inside the prachuap air base grounds. Stunning scenic views of mountains around. Pay 10baht for a sun lounger or seats. 30 baht for an inflatable doughnut ring to mess around on which are great Craic. It's a much nicer beach than the one...More

1  Thank Whynotnow16
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We traveled south from Hua-Hin to Chumphon and stopped for a few hours in Ao Manao. The place is located inside Wing 5 air force base and therefor spotless. First we went to visit the Languor monkeys - a unique experience of hand feed and...More

Thank Gilad C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

splendid place ..years before only for thais but more and more tourist are comming here can eat and rest on the beach the stalls are from the wifes of the army . normal thai prices

Thank wasana b
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place if you're looking to wind down at a beach and play with cute monkeys who will get up close to you as you can tell they have been accustomed to humans. They are not aggressive but will grab food out...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We hired a self drive tuk tuk to come here as it wasn't easy finding a driver to take us back from the beach. Beach was nice, very warm water and very safe for children. It was low season and we ordered beer and meals...More

Thank beenandseen_10
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Drive to Prachuapkhirikhan, about 100km south of Hua Hin and find an excellent, almost deserted beach. Ao Manao is quiet and clean, has ample parking in the shade. Local food and bathrooms are available. The beach is accessible by driving through the local air base...More

Thank Brigit B
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Response from Kai S | Reviewed this property |
The train is a nice experience, but it drives only very few times per day. We ended up renting a car in HH and enjoyed the flexibility. We booked via: Mrs. Air Tel.+66(0) 81 858 3538 Good service! They also offer drivers... More