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Address: Rawai Beach, Rawai, Phuket, Thailand
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Phuket Introduction City Sightseeing Tour
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Private Tour: Phuket Introduction City Sightseeing Tour

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Nice beach

A very pleasant beach for a walk especially in the evening. Mind you it's not a swimming beach as during the low tide the edge of the waters in quite a long way away which leaves... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A very pleasant beach for a walk especially in the evening. Mind you it's not a swimming beach as during the low tide the edge of the waters in quite a long way away which leaves an ample stretch of marshy land to cross to get to the waters edge. This beach has a lot of morred long boats and... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It's a nice beach when the tide is in but there is so much rubbish everywhere it's such a shame and spoils it

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Thank iansue86
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was not exactly at the beach but I was at a point where I could enjoy Rawai beach from the top. The scenery was AMAZING. There are so many yachts at the sea compare to the other beaches I visited in Phuket. It's beautiful

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Thank Morla A
Phuket, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great beach for moonlight walks or for girl watching at the bars close by, swimming tho; go 5 minutes north to Yanui beach instead.

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Thank PhuketKarl
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped down here thinking we may sit on the beach and have a swim. But the water was quite low and the beach was full of moorings. Apart from Nikita's the beach bars all sit behind the road which runs along the beach (which is lovely and does good cocktails). It's a good place to catch a boat and... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't go here expecting to swim like we and some others did. Loaded with garbage, sewage leads directly into the beach waters here. Also the Sandy areas are polluted with docked long tail boats all day. The market here was sub par too but seemed to well reflect the image of a local's seafood market.

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Thank Marcus T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drop-off point for large groups going on day trips to islands Many boats tied up Lots of restaurants on the water and seafood market on the south end Nai harm better for swimming

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Thank Bigozzi
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rawai Beach is something more used as a working beach for boats and boat transfer. It is great that it's close to many islands you can visit by speedboats or long-tail boats. Didn't see anyone swimming there, except local kids.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not really a swimming beach, but a great area to eat. There are boat trips offered from there, both longtails and fast boats although we didn't go on any. Many restaurant's seating is set up on the seawall so you can have a good view of the bay.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great to eat food here but it's not a swimming beach at all Also the area is suffering with far to much traffic over the last 5 years it's almost becoming dangerous to use the roads here

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