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Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 April 2013

We stayed for a week in April 2013 on a Groupon voucher so the value was excellent. Karon is smaller and quieter than Patong but still has plenty of restaurants, shops and spas. We have stayed at both and prefer Karon The hotel is quite small, less than 100 rooms, on a narrow site with all rooms in a long...

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Reviewed 12 April 2013

This is our second year staying at this resort. Karon Sea Sands is the ultimate if you are planning to visit Phuket. In bullet point, here are SOME reasons why...... ...Location, Location. Situated across the road from a fantastically clean beach. Karon is located between bustling Patong and Kata. ....Pool Access Rooms. Jumping into the sparkling and intimate swimming pool...

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Harlow, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Good location away from noise but near enough for beach activities and nearby town e cel lent staff, nothing is too much trouble! 15minutes walk to beach and nearby town, shuttle bus available from 10.30 from hotel to beach and collect at 3.30 daily. Excellent choices of food and clean pools.

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Mandurah, Australia
Reviewed 27 March 2013

We stayed 21 - 27th March 2013; and we paid a bit extra for a pool access room (104). From time we set foot in the lobby, it was obvious this was a great hotel, one of the best we have ever stayed in (for the price). Check in - efficient, welcoming; no feeling that people were hanging around for...

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3Thank womblewa
Jaspal_Singh_03, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Womblewa. Thank you for your kind comments and for staying with us. We do hope to see you again! Please, any issues, let us know at your earliest convenience. Warm regards, Jaspal Singh (Owner)

singapore
Reviewed 17 March 2013

I travelled to Phuket with my friends and stayed at Karon Sea sands Resort & Spa Hotel for 2 nights. We really enjoyed a lot. It was really an amazing experience. The rooms were very beautifull and the pool was big enough. The beach view was amazing. We really had fun. The staff was nice and service was very good....

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Seemant-Raju, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Hello CoolPraveen! Thank you for your kind review. Our staff has been told of it and we hope to see you again soon. Regards, Jaspal (Owner)

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Nicely tucked away from road noise ,, Welcoming, clean, spacious and just what is needed after a days adventuring, sightseeing, shopping etc. The rooms were huge in comparison to so many others we've stayed in .. really comfortable beds and good sized bathrooms .. the deck off our room overlooking the pool was enjoyed as was the air con .....

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Seemant-Raju, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for your kind review. Yes, we are tucked away from the noise and that is always a welcome benefit for our guests. And thank you also, for the comment on the food and cocktails. We hope to see you again. Regards, Jaspal (Owner and Managing Director)

Surrey, England
Reviewed 8 March 2013

Karon Sea Sands is nice enough hotel with good sized rooms, a big enough pool and very comfortable beds. The location is great, across the road from a not too crowded sandy beach. My biggest disappointment was the breakfast. On the first day, I had a cockroach attached to my bacon and another customer founds bugs in the cornflakes. I...

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Seemant-Raju, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sabrina. I would like to thank you for your stay with us and for also bringing up some issues you experienced at our resort. With regards to the room sizes, pool and comfortable beds, these three are some of the most commented about (positively, I may add) and we are delighted that you agree. Reading about the breakfast shocked...

Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 5 March 2013

Arrived Karon Sea Sands on Monday, January 28th. Even though the reservation was confirmed and the room payed for more than two months earlier, we were rejected and relocated to another hotel in the vicinity for a week. The manager promised a free dinner when we came back as compensation for the rejection. We never received any "free meal"! Two...

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Seemant-Raju, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

First off, thank you for your comment. I am disappointed by what happened and there was clearly a systematic failure at several levels of the resort and I addressed these with all department heads. With regards to the booking. No excuses here, but I can say that there was a computer failure between our system and the booking system. The...

Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 29 January 2013

My wife and I were staying at another 5 star hotel in Chalong Bay(Chalong Bay Beach Hotel) which was wonderful, but decided that we wanted to explore more of Phuket by car, and decided to move up to Karon. Closer to Patang, but quieter! We had booked online into another Hotel( the Rattana) but, thats' another horror story!! The room...

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Seemant-Raju, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Our staff were delighted to have you and comments are always passed on to them. We try hard to please our valued guests and we do hope you stay with us again in the near future.

Khabarovsk, Russia
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Had to stay there for two nights as our main hotel we spend 13 nights in, was fully booked. Got the deluxe room and was very disappointed - it was very small. Probably it was just an impression after staying in a private villa for two weeks - but twice cheaper than Karon Sea Sands I also did not like...

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Seemant-Raju, Owner at Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. Your comments are noted and passed on to our staff. During the high season, it is easy for the beaches here to get crowded. However, the beach at our location is one of the nicer ones for our guests. We cannot compare our rooms to a villa, but we do keep our rooms updated...

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa boasts beach front vistas of the spectacular azure waters of the Andaman Sea, endless expanses of golden sand and beaches and awe inspiring evening sunsets. We provide the perfect location & accommodation, offering our guests all the comforts & luxury they have come to expect from the minute they walk through our door. Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa offers a culturally diverse selection of dining options from intimate a la carte dining to room service and takeaway. Exercise in our fully equipped gymnasium, swim laps of our pool, enjoy relaxing massages & beauty treatments, inspire & develop your culinary skills by enrolling in one of our Thai or Indian cooking classes. At the end of the day, relax in our tropical surrounds enjoying a refreshing cocktail, listen to mood music from our resident entertainers as you watch a spectacular sunset and the closing of another day in paradise. Karon Sea Sands offers guests traditional Thai hospitality complimented with modern facilities & amenities. Our professional, experienced and courteous staff are on hand to look after your every need and to ensure that your stay with us is a pleasurable and memorable occasion. Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa, your ultimate resort destination, and we are in the right location! Situated on the south western seaboard between Kata and Patong, Karon is 60 minutes from Phuket International Airport, 15 minutes from Patong or a 30 minute drive to Phuket Town. Our resort is situated within easy walking distance of Karon’s shopping centers, markets, tourist attractions and nightlife venues. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa

Address: 208 / 2, Karon Beach Road | Karon Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Karon
Price Range: $76 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Karon Sea Sands Resort And Spa
Karon Sea Sands Hotel Karon
Karon Sea Sands Resort & Spa Phuket, Thailand
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#19 Top resorts Hotel in Karon
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Karon
#21 Romantic Hotel in Karon
#25 Spa Hotel in Karon
#26 Family Hotel in Karon
#35 Luxury Hotel in Karon
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