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Patong Merlin Hotel

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

First impression - the hotel reception was being renovated and looked very unorganised, reception staff I found rude at times and not very helpful. Room -we sanding In a pool view room, bathrooms dated with faulty shower and toilet, though bed was fine an great view of the pool area. -house keeping is 5stars they are amazing happy to look... More 

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Eildon, Australia
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2014

We have been to the Patong Merlin on more than 8 occasions, actually visiting Phuket 19 times. Stayed at 3 hotels which we both really like but the Patong Merlin is lovely. It is set nicely beside the Holiday Inn and the Horizon Beach hotel. I can definitely recommend this hotel to any couples or families who are looking for... More 

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5 Thank Janet C
brisbane
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2014

We just returned this week from 10 days at Patong Merlin. We stayed at the Merlin Beach resort last year but wanted to be closer to the action and shops in town. We had read the best and newest rooms were the new wing 7 and we were not disappointed. Our room 7112 was a gorgeous pool access room, very... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 29 July 2014

We have stayed at patong beach before and thought we would try patong merlin. Location good, cheap bars around corner and good shopping. The pool variety and space around pools is fantastic, allowing for guests to spread out. Staff friendly. Rooms are outdated and looking tired. The bed was the most uncomfortable ever, hopefully with the renovations being undertaken the... More 

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1 Thank OzAway64
Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 26 July 2014

Just returned from 15 nights at the Patong Merlin with family, this was our second stay at this hotel, and fourth at a Merlin. It was perfectly adequate, nice room (in new block) clean room and perfectly located, and we did have free wi-fi in our room this time, but we did find a few things less than great this... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 25 July 2014

We have just retuned from our stay of 14 days at the Patong Merlin Hotel. The rooms were comfortable with everything in good working order. I really commend the cleaning staff who kept our rooms spotless and were very friendly. We did wish to take up the offer of a room upgrade which the reception manager advised us could not... More 

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3 Thank BFTravelling
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 24 July 2014

The resort covers a full block on the south side of Patong. We stayed in a deluxe room, overlooking one of the four swimming pools. Room was of average size, but comfortable. Nice bathroom with separate shower and bath. Matrass of the bed was very good, not hard, but firm. All expected amenities were provided and the room was clean.... More 

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3 Thank Rob134
Tweed Heads, Australia
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

We had a very enjoyable 8 night visit staying in one of the original rooms that have not yet been upgraded. Still good size, comfortable and clean room. Very good pools for the family groups, good breakfast and friendly staff. Really good location straight across from the beach. We travelled as a couple and there a probably nicer hotels in... More 

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4 Thank Ian L
Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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Reviewed 23 July 2014 via mobile

Spent 2 glorious weeks here. Our room was clean and tidy. Beds comfy. I had a basic room but thats all we needed. Was only in the room to shower and nap. My friends upgraded to poolside and their room was awesome. Hung out down there. Steps right outside there door into the pool. Swim across to the pool bar... More 

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Albany, Australia
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Reviewed 19 July 2014

Our second stay at this hotel in 2 yrs with our 3 boys (16,14,11) and sadly not as enjoyable. Pro's Price - affordable especially when travelling with kids and requiring 2 rooms. Location - beach out the front, markets out the back, supermarkets and restaurants, Close enough to everything. Room Size - superior pool view rooms are good size that... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Spa
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Patong Merlin Hotel is an international holiday resort in the heart of Phuket's exotic Patong Beach. Nestled amongst acres of swaying coconut palms and flowering gardens, the Merlin weaves its way around three beautiful aquamarine sculptured swimming pools in a labyrinth of curved walkways and meandering paths.There is easy access to the sparkling sandy beach and the quaint street markets.An enchanted ambiance and smiling attentive staff ensure your visit to Phuket's playground in the sun is as memorable as it is magical. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Patong Merlin Hotel

Address: 44 Thaveewong Road, Patong Beach, 83150, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Patong
Price Range: $116 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Patong Merlin Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 448
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Also Known As:
Merlin Patong
Patong Merlin Hotel Phuket
Hotel Style:
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Patong
#20 Spa Hotel in Patong
#22 Romantic Hotel in Patong
#23 Luxury Hotel in Patong
#37 Family Hotel in Patong
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“Rooms facing garden is quiet. Pool rooms have an extra cost. Top floors have no client above noise.”
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“Pool view,smoking rooms are on 4th floor with beautiful views.we stayed in 4108 on ground floor opposite pool and would recommend.”
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