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Korbua House

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Hentiesbaai, Namibia
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This hotel is the perfect location to enjoy the sights of Khao San Road without all the noise when you return to your hotel. Staff very friendly. Breakfast (choice of Thai and English - both very tasty) is enjoyed on the veranda next to the canal; look out for the water monitors and all the fish. Had a deluxe room...

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here twice on our tour of Asia and we were made to feel like part of a family throughout. We first stayed 28/11-2/12 in room 305. It was basic-we booked the standard room- but it had a big tv and a comfortable bed. The tap wasn't really attached very well but it made us laugh. Then we stayed...

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Poros, Greece
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We have been staying at Korbua for one week every year for 4 years because it has everything we need. We take a canal view room as we like watching the monitor lizards cruising up & down, the people opposite preparing the fish for sale and the quietness. The staff are always welcoming and the breakfast is excellent - cooked...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2017

I,arrived for my solo,booking, only to find out that there was an issue and I had to go to their sister hotel. Of course I was disappointed, explaining to,them that I was meeting my boyfriend who,p was flying in the following evening. The other hotel was fine. When I got back to Korbua House the next day, they upgraded our...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

A good located hotel with ok rooms and nice and efficient staff. They allowed us to ckeck-in very early, which adds to the rating. Nice location for a stroll through Samsen and also the Arthit pier is not far.

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Georgia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We had a decent stay recently at the Korbua House. It was very difficult for our taxi driver to find the place, as it's located down an alleyway. It does smell a bit since the property is right on the canal; but it really wasn't that bad and definitely not as bad as some people have described it. The rooms...

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Kunming, China
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Great location, not too close but not too far from Khao San and Rambuttri. As a couple we liked being a bit removed from that area, and this hotel is along a nice canal in a quieter alley. The room was pretty clean, although the drain in the bathroom smelled a bit - nothing too bad though. Staff was nice...

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

The Korbua House is small, well kept with friendly service...located along a canal in old Bangkok. Good value for the price. The rice bowl breakfast is delicious and will hold you for a long time. The outdoor patio is perfect for a tea or drinks after a long day of sightseeing.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Cheap hotel right by Khoasan Road & Rambuttri. As it is cheap don't expect it to be luxurious, but the amenities are great and it is within walking distance of everything. As it is right beside a river/canal there can be a bot of a smell outside at times (but Bangkok can have a smell to it at times anyway)....

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Danville, California
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Korbua House is a simple, clean and quiet small hostel. Approximately 6 blocks from the main action of Kao San area, but far enough not to get bother at night by the noise. Rooms are small but clean. The employees are wonderful and friendly... always willing to help out or resolve any issues. Breakfast was included in my package and...

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While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok, it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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Additional Information about Korbua House

Address: 239/8-11 Phrasumen Rd. | Taladyod, Phranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: $49 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Korbua House 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Choose a room overlooking the canal, preferably an upper floor.”
lyneth, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe rooms are good, super deluxe rooms more spacious. Upper floors are quieter.”
erikaw881, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“it was quieter on the canal side and didn't smell too bad”
AlliA278, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Canal facing rooms have a decent view”
numbanddumber, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Canal room with Balcony”
44rachaelh, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
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