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Ban Raya Resort & Spa

Agoda.comUS$76*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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East Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The resort ground is well kept, quiet, the room we stayed in a bit old and run down, and the food was good. No beach, you will have to walk about 5 minutes to Siam beach which is a nice white sand beach and good for swimming. Staff was friendly and helpful.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The surroundings are stunning with beautiful views to the sea. But when it comes to accommodation it's overpriced and of poor quality. Rooms needs a makeover and there's no fridge or water boiler and the rooms are not properly cleaned. If you fix want a cup of instant coffee at your room you must pay 30 Bath for hot water....

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

What a great place to stay and a great place to relax. We enjoyed every thing about it and the room service was awesome too. Very clean, quiet and comfortable even though we stayed in a poolside villa. I recommend this place for all families and couples as it's off the main road and very peaceful and is also very...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Reception poorly anyway. Was seething. After returning home, the travel agencies to protest, so I got some money back. Be nice with cant that is appropriate, after a totally different situation. -On that day to catch a shuttle bus he reiterated to the Phuket Sea Island at 2 and then suddenly you at 3. said, surprised. Up again to buy...

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Thank snafkin2014
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Minuses: Room straight from the eighties compared with other same priceclass hotels on the island; windows not working properly, mosquito nets in very poor condition, room filled with mosquitoes all the time, wifi not working in deluxe room (as promised when booking), ac did not work properly, no refigerator in room (the useless tv should be changed for one) rooms...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We spent 3 nights at this resort with our 3 Teenage Sons and overall we had a good time. I think one must have realistic expectations ....yes the resort is in need of maintenance & updating but it offers you a fantastic location away from the Boat Loads of Day Trippers...be warned the Island is a Day Trip destination. When...

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Karon, Thailand
Reviewed 14 April 2016

We had the package called 3 days 2 night including breakfast, Thai Massage, transport by mini van and the boat, it was the custom package. we had pleasant family holiday there, the rooms were very clean, the food was also very good, the beach is wonderful almost private beach, the swimming pool is on the perfect location, all of my...

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nova scotia
Reviewed 10 February 2015

We stayed here 3 nights and this was enough. The staff are very friendly but communication is very hard . The breakfast was always cold even the fried eggs when they brought fresh ones out were cold, the only hot food was the toast as you had to make it fresh. The bed and pillows were like rock and I...

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Trondheim, Norway
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We stayed at The Ban Raya for two days after having booked by an agent in Karon. After the booking we read the reviews and we thougt this was an bad idea. We came there with no expectations! Our opinion is that the hotel does not deserve the bad reviews. The bungalows are ok, but not very high standard. A...

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1Thank Ronnie_Andersson
Reviewed 31 December 2014

After having spent days in Phuket, and various islands around, we had the unfortunate event of having booked this place through agoda. As soon as we arrived, the horror was all around. The room was disgusting, the beach is no beach but a block of stones and concrete walls! Aircon limited, the shuttle service to the proper beach was 10...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Ban Raya Resort & Spa

Address: 7/26 Moo 3, Tumbol Rassada | Muang District, Phuket 83000, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Ko Racha Yai
Price Range: $96 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ban Raya Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Ban Raya Hotel Rawai
Ban Raya Resort And Spa
Ban Raya Resort & Spa Ko Racha Yai, Phuket, Thailand
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“Definitely go for delux or you get no hot water”
annieugsNovaScotia, 10 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Get a de-luxe.”
Ronnie_Andersson, 2 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Some rooms have air con all day, others only during the night. We went for the latter and it was fine.”
vAardt, 3 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Pay the extra 1500 baht to get ac all day.”
ChrisV537, 28 Feb 2012 | Read review
“Ask for the Deluxe Pavilion. 5850B/night low season. Bungalows are just acceptable and may be far from lobby area”
Stekl70, 24 Aug 2011 | Read review
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