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Pimalai Resort and Spa

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Reviewed 21 January 2015

Just got back from Koh Lanta, Thailand. We stayed at the Pimalai Resort & Spa, and it was wonderful. 2 Fantastic infinity pools, with beautiful views, especially the top pool. Several choices of restaurants, one of them right on the beach, which was turquoise blue...More

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Response from franck d, General Manager at Pimalai Resort and SpaResponded 9 February 2015

Dear Sallys 315... thank you for the nice review. Noted your comment on the Taxi to north of the island; a bit expensive indeed - remind me when u return. Good point, we will mention first about village next door before sending guests a good...More

Reviewed 20 January 2015

We spent 10-days here in January 2015 staying in a beach pavilion villa, and completely loved it. In fact I think it’s fair to say the place blew us away! The beach, the beautifully manicured grounds and the intelligent and intricate design are all fantastic,...More

2  Thank clouie
Response from franck d, General Manager at Pimalai Resort and SpaResponded 6 February 2015

Dear Clouie Thank you so much for posting a nice, positive review. We were quite astonished to read a couple of very demeaning reviews early in January 2015 – (we actually believe those ones, being from the same client using 3 different IP addresses); it...More

Reviewed 13 January 2015

Okay, hotels get the official stars according the facilities they offer, so if you have them all (business, fitness center, pool etc.) you’ll get the full 5 stars. Here in tripadvisor, they get the stars according to travelers opinions, and oh boy was I conned...More

12  Thank HolidayHot
Reviewed 11 January 2015

This is a gorgeous resort, in the Kantiang Bay in Koh Lanta. Spread in the hills until the beach, amidst forest surroundings, the resort is just part of the landscape, designed for giving us the feeling of being in the jungle, with the sea at...More

1  Thank Pietisa
Response from franck d, General Manager at Pimalai Resort and SpaResponded 18 January 2015

Thank you very much Pietisa ; great review & right timing ; and reinforcing the facts that we will aways aim at taking great case of our guests. Thks for staying with us, Sunny reds fro Lanta & from All. Franck

Reviewed 11 January 2015

Lets start with the positives. The hotel is set in beautiful surroundings within a rainforest overlooking a secluded bay. The Seven Sea restaurant where dinner and breakfast is served has stunning views over the bay at high level with a beautiful infinity pool below. Unfortunately...More

18  Thank David G
Response from franck d, General Manager at Pimalai Resort and SpaResponded 18 January 2015

Dear David G f Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip advisor. We take the feedbacks – positive as well as negative ones if these unexpectedly happened – always very seriously; the feedbacks are used to praise our team for...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$184 - US$1,092 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ko Lanta
#1 Family Hotel in Ko Lanta
#2 Spa Hotel in Ko Lanta
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Lanta
#2 Luxury Hotel in Ko Lanta
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ko Lanta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$184 - US$1,092 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ko Lanta
#1 Family Hotel in Ko Lanta
#2 Spa Hotel in Ko Lanta
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Lanta
#2 Luxury Hotel in Ko Lanta
#4 Romantic Hotel in Ko Lanta
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Familyja
16 February 2018|
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Response from PandJ1979 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt that there are enough chairs etc on the beach if everyone decided to go there. However, we visited during a fairly busy period and never had any problems finding a couple of chairs on the beach. There are two... More
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Mark W
11 February 2018|
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A space is left on all receipts you sign for you to add additional tip but a service charge is already included in the transaction .In general we didn't tip at every transaction ( at breakfast etc) but when the worker was... More
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SharonH1959
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Response from franck d | Property representative |
Hi Sharon H19 - For guest who stays at Pimalai we are offering FREE transfer from Krabi airport to the resort ( 55 minutes car + 50 minutes resort boat) - we have fixed schedule for the boats and the last one is at 5.30pm... More
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"Splurge for the hilltop villas. You will have so much privacy, a full kitchen, living room, plunge pool, etc."
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"Stayed in hillside - view spectacular and sunsets amazing"
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"all rooms are comfortable and nicely decorated. we prefer rooms on the 2 floor"
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"702 pool villa"
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