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Laughing Gecko

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Chumphon
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 10 nights recently. Very peaceful and relaxing, 2 minute walk to the beach and main strip. The bungalows are fun to stay in. Wifi works well in the bungalows. Many nice birds in the garden. Helpful owner who speaks English very well.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I only got to stay 1 night at Laughing Gecko but the place has such good energy that I felt a little sad to leave. As a solo female traveller, I felt completely safe and comfortable the moment I arrived. Great location with close proximity to the beach (2 min walk), but is tucked away in a quiet street and...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 February 2016

I spent six days at Laughing Gecko and absolutely loved it. Nui, the owner, is a great guy, helpful for arranging tours and trips and also really great to hang out with (good pool player too). The common area of the bungalows is a great spot to hang out and meet interesting people, and the grounds are very pretty. It's...

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Thank Philip K
Vietnam
Reviewed 6 February 2016

When we arrived in krabi it was very busy and I didn't really like it at first then we found the laughing gecko. We stayed here for 4 nights. Nui is the nicest most friendliest person I have ever met, and he made made our stay most amazing with his hospatalty. I'm looking forward to visiting him again very soon.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Our stay with my girlfriend Diana was for 2 weeks. We fall in love with this place, its very nice 2minutes by walk to Nopharata beach and also main road where you can find restaurants, market and whatever you want. Its not suitable for people who don't like nature. On the bungalow you can sometime find some frog, cockroach or...

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Thank Martin0325
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

We had such a lovely stay at Laughing Gecko, the bungalows have what you need and Nui the owner is really nice. He is super friendly and offers advice for tours, local area, transportation and much more. All the fellow travellers were great to talk to, with such a relaxed atmosphere. Definitely come back here if we come to Krabi...

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Karon, Thailand
Reviewed 25 January 2016

The laughing gecko offers a relaxed and smooth atmosphere in combination with a great community feeling. Especially the latter makes this place unique. You are always welcome to have philosophic discussions with its owner Nui and other guests. In order for you guys to get an understanding of this place, I would like to quote Nui himself:"If we want to...

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Thank Andre M
Izmir Province, Turkey
Reviewed 20 January 2016

First of all, owner, Nui, is a remarkable guy! You should visit this place only just to talk with him at least once in your life :) Bungalows were nice, hammock was comfy, food was delicious, location is perfect, just 2 mins walk to the beach and the best massage saloon i've ever seen. Really no need to think twice,...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 10 January 2016

This is a great backpacker place especially is you would like to meet other people and hear/share different experiences of fellow travelers or just enjoy a laid-back atmosphere and relax. Nui, the owner, is extremely friendly and helpful. He organizes dinners with all the guests and can arrange for you and sort of amenities from islands hopping to kayaking (I...

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Thank FABIETTO75
Shanghai Region, China
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This little bamboo-hut resort is absolutely lovely and ideal if you appreciate a sharing community spirit, relaxed and laid-back environment! The beautiful and quiet beach is just 1min away and a lot of other activities (island-hopping, kayaking, climbing, jungle-trekking etc) can be arranged during your stay there! I loved it a lot and would absolutely come back as soon as...

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Additional Information about Laughing Gecko

Address: Nopparathara Beach, Ao Nang, Krabi Town, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Krabi Province > Krabi Town > Ao Nang
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Laughing Gecko Krabi/Ao Nang, Thailand
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“Wooden huts in the woods”
 of 5 bubbles V1317HFkatieh, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The bungalows are larger than the single rooms with own bathroom and shower so better book a bungalow if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles FABIETTO75, 10 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Bamboo bungalows at 500 baht a night - a bargain!”
 of 5 bubbles KirstyB832, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Our bungalow was close to the main house so I could get WiFi easily, otherwise you just have to walk a few feet to the common area.”
 of 5 bubbles 737lauren, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The dorms are very cozy I hear, where you sleep next to your roomate. (remember these are huts) I suggest a private hut!”
 of 5 bubbles Madasil, 26 Nov 2014 | Read review
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