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Zürich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Evening meal steak(fillet of beef) Excellent quality but French fries absolutely not up to any sort of standard - I think the oil must have not even reached 100°C - just imagine the result. Afterwards with 6 guests in the restaurant the band started to make noise - Even the 6 complained they wouldn't turn the noise down. So -...

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Kantharawichai, Thailand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely welcoming place... we spent Christmas eve and Christmas day here and the food was marvellous, the staff were so friendly and helpful.Our room was a good size and spotless...the actual resort could do with a little more maintenance but it didn't put me off...love it and we will definitely be going back.

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Greenacre, Australia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A remarkable resort is this one! It’s out there! Castle Howchow Beach Resort, in the midst of a Country town. Star rating to me is 4 plus. It is a great alternative to the hotels in Khon Kaen where hotels are set amongst huge traffic jams and are overpriced. I guess the drive here from Khon Kaen is around 50...

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Pattaya, Thailand
Reviewed 12 September 2016

The Castle HowChow is a Resort in Kranuan. Different Bungalows, a big Swimming pool ( connected in two parts ), nice garden area, Tropical garden etc. make this Resort so beautiful. Only 50 meters from the main road is this Resort very quite. The kitchen is also good and open from 08.00 - 22.00. A nice place for couples, Family...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 28 August 2016

my first thought was that it is expensive for such small poky rooms but when you consider the facilities here it's okay. amazing swimming and beautiful, extensive gardens. Despite being nowhere near a beach, there is a sandy area on one side of the pool which gives that beachy feel. The food is basic but good. Howard, the owner, is...

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Vientiane, Laos
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

We came to this place without booking and was ripped off; if you book via Agoda then you got like $27/night but when we came here they asked us for 2100 baht = $60. We arrived late and it was dark and with 2 kids wasted so couldn't make another choice. It's ok place, big swimming pool but it's in...

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Howard R, Owner at Castle Howchow Beach Resort Hotel, responded to this review

You were not RIPPED OFF as you put it and it is disgraceful to say that! Here are Booking.com and Agoda's rates and links :-You were Charged the smame rates as these, that is if you can count! Family Family Room with Shared Bathroom Family Room 60 m² Patio Garden view Flat-screen TV Air conditioning Private bathroom Free WiFi More...

Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 December 2015

We stayed at Castle Howchow in December and it was fabulous. The accommodation was spotlessly clean and was very comfortableThe staff were amazing, helpful, courteous and couldn't do enough for us. We had a great breakfast every morning and ate in the restaurant at night which certainly didn't disappoint. On our last night there the owner Howard, his wife and...

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Askim, Norway
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Really good for the price with very helpful staff and lots of fun for the kids. We arrived at 1am after a horrific 12 hour (should take 6.5) drive from Bangkok. In the middle of the night the staff efficiently fixed our rooms and the next morning we had the choice between Continental- or British breakfast. Not the Hilton, but...

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Vientiane, Laos
Reviewed 29 June 2015

The pool is great, accommodation clean and welcoming, service absolutely excellent. We stayed here for a few nights on a trip over from Laos with a trip to the zoo planned. It was a good choice and the kids loved it.

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 27 May 2015

I left the Wishing Tree hotel because there was nothing to do at the hotel. This hotel was recommended to me and so hired a taxi which took about 1 &1/2 hours to get there. Do not be fooled by the name. It is nowhere near the beach,it is in the middle of the country. This hotel has the potential...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Khon Kaen's Best Kept Secret.Castle Howchow Beach Resort Hotel is a retreat for friends and family alike, nestled in the Tranquil Countryside of Amphur Kranuan in the District of Khon Kaen, Thailand. Facilities for Weddings, Seminars and Parties. We have Rooms for a capacity for 146 Persons. A 20 rai Resort with three different geographically themed Thai locations. Within the Resort, you can reside, and relax with views over 'The Beach', 'The Lake' or 'The Orchard'.An Oasis in the middle of IssanImagine yourself in the middle of beautiful northeast Thailand, with breathtaking views of rice paddy fields from the comfort of modern chalets with all modern facilities. Castle Howchow is your private escape, where privacy is coupled with the ultimate in luxury accommodation. Make your escape now to rural Issan and enjoy the laid back lifestyle and friendly people from the comfort of our modern resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle Howchow Beach Resort Hotel

Address: 309 Moo 1, Howchow Road | Nong Go, Kranuan 40170, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Khon Kaen Province > Kranuan
Price Range: $20 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 39
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“it looks like an inland beach and rooms around pool the best”
 of 5 bubbles solarmanThailand, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Superior room Pool site”
 of 5 bubbles NahpetsN, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms round the pool are great”
 of 5 bubbles SueRJames, 26 Dec 2015 | Read review
“For the money all the rooms look good round the swimming pool with a bar which is open in the evenings until about 2 am. but we had no normal furniture or shelves to put our clothes on. I cannot comment for other rooms because we did not see inside any of them. There were hardly any other tourists staying there at the time we were there and I believe that this was the tourist season. Maybe it is too hot for tourists but quite a few locals do pay to use the swimming pool at the weekends. It is definately a large pool and the locals like it because \I don't think there is another one in the area.”
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 of 5 bubbles RiccardoEdinburgh, 27 May 2015 | Read review
“near pool is also near restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles tonys622, 8 Mar 2015 | Read review
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