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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was my favorite island in southern Thailand. Loved the location and the beach was absolutely beautiful. We stayed in a deluxe room with a garden view. Sitting on the balcony watching monkeys swing by was amazing. Our room was very large and clean. I saw some reviews mentioning cockroaches. We did see one very large one scurry across the...

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great beach, nice clean unique cottage style room, tasty varied menu!! Had a great time overall. Staff were friendly and accommodating. Found beach area breathtaking and relaxing. Market area was fun to visit during the evening for a cocktail, massage or shopping.

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Goiania, GO
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 4 nights and I had to deal with cockroaches every single night. When I told the staff about it they gave me a pesticide spray. Bathroom needs maintenance. It is in a very good location. Railay beach is lovely, but I think this hotel is not the best option.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is amazing, mid-range to expensive (depending on time of reservation) but really good value for money. Ideal for couples and families mostly; for young people, the Railay east bars are more suitable. Great sand, great pool, very polite staff, amazing view. Easy access to boat trips (Koh Phi Phi and 4 Islands tours recomended to give you a...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights in November 2016. The reviews I read before this were mixed experiences, which is what we had. The location was great for us as we attended a wedding next door at Rayavadee and the beach offered stunning views throughout the day/night. The rooms were on par in comparison to pricing and we had good experiences...

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Thank Dylan K
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Railay beach has stolen a piece of my heart. We packed out bags with heavy hearts as we left the resort this morning. It really does offer absolutely everything, picturesque views, daily outdoor activities, epic sunsets, delicious street food, magical snorkeling and friendly Thai faces :) Check in process was easy & the staff were very helpful in taking us...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good to be there. I was in a honeymoon and I requested something special (Like flower in the bed, or whatever) but nothing was done. I expected to fell special but it did not happen. It's a good hotel, nice people, good food, comfortable privacity cottage room, etc, good hotel!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you book this hotel, you will have to take a shuttle from the airport to Ao Nammao Pier, and a longtail boat to the hotel. Don't take the shuttle to Ao Nang beach! If you do, you'll be walking into knee high water with a suitcase above your head. Pros: The location is stunning. It was one of the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The good: - Staff was really friendly and helpful at all times. - We had the one bedroom cottage with spa, and it was super comfortable and clean. Felt like our own little beach house. - Really good breakfast, with a wide variety of options, and beach front seating. - Easy walk to Phra Nang beach and also to the...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great stay at Railay Bay Resort and Spa. Arguably one of the best locations on Railay Beach, you walk out of your room and are basically on the beach. It's unbeatable. The included breakfast was a big bonus, the rooms were clean and the staff friendly. We ended up just lounging by the pool and beach the...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"A pearl in the Andaman for you to touch." Railay Bay Resort & Spa is part of an exclusive group of resorts that have beach front access to the renowned Railay Beach, which is perfectly located in Krabi, a most picturesque province. You will find that we are the only beach resort that has a West to East orientation at Railay Beach. ... more   less 

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Address: 145 Moo 2 | Ao Nang Amphur Muang, Railay Beach, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Krabi Province > Krabi Town > Railay Beach
Price Range: $104 - $426 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Railay Bay Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 141
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Also Known As:
Railay Bay Hotel Krabi Town
Railay Bay Resort And Spa
Railay Bay Resort & Spa Krabi/Railay Beach, Thailand
Hotel Style:
#4 Luxury Hotel in Railay Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Railay Beach
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Railay Beach
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“Dont go for the cottage. Choose the regular room. Its cleaner.”
 of 5 bubbles 160jaya, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The beach at the pool and restaurant side is more beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles 570emmiec, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you go for a room as opposed to a villa choose one upstairs as much brighter.”
 of 5 bubbles mcdougallsan, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Many rooms are actually closer to east railay beach than west”
 of 5 bubbles peter-benjamin, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Deluxe Room little bit better. Cottage execrable.”
 of 5 bubbles Razvan88S, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
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