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Khaolak Merlin Resort

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#13 of 65 Hotels in Khao Lak
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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We flew with Thomsons on the Dreamliner from Gatwick direct to Phuket and arrived at the hotel on Christmas Eve, where we were met by lovely friendly staff and a nice cold pineapple juice. We were checked in very quickly and our luggage taken to our Pool Access Room - (number 3139) which was spotless. We cannot fault this hotel,...

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4Thank hannahd0rset
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just recently returned from Thailand after spending Christmas and the New Year at The Merlin Hotel. My husband and I stayed on a bed and breakfast basis and were very pleased that we did. The breakfast was plentiful with lots of choice, certainly nothing to complain about. We had room service on a couple of occasions when we...

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2Thank Beverley R
Rotherham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the merlin from the 16-30th December 2016. This hotel is beautiful. Lovely big rooms, well decorated and kept clean and tidy by the cleaners. Lovely lush green surroundings with lots of wildlife around. We went AI and found it very useful especially with a 10 year old. Hotel staff were very friendly and always greeted you with a...

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2Thank Sharree19
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely resort, its spacious with lots of quiet areas if required - I especially liked having a quiet spot to read as I don't want too much activity when I'm 'chilling out' and this resort certainly catered for this pre-requisite. Many of the pools were extremely quiet and you felt like you had your own pool sometimes...

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2Thank Lalaelle
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The scenery is amazing and some staff are very kind but there are some who never smile and a a bit moody also they do not speak very well English . If you have young children it is relaxing but I don't think they will like the food. The activitie choices are good but you will have to book the...

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3Thank jackbell2003jb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good effective check in Deluxe room very nice would advise as family had superior and was smelly no wardrobe Beach and bars lovely Great effort on Christmas and new year display Moody staff Not much atmosphere or music Would not return but clean and ok

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Thank Rachael B
York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Merlin the first two weeks of December and had a wonderful holiday from start to finish... we would happily have stayed another week, it soon felt like home. The staff are some of the friendliest people you could meet, and nothing was ever too much trouble. The hotel is beautifully positioned on the edge of a...

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3Thank Julie_and_Sophie
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Merlin looks nice in brochures and in the Web, but one should be very careful to inspect the rooms with air conditioning both on and off. Some of the rooms are badly contaminated by mold and even persons with no specific sensitivity or allergy feel the problem and get irritated. We had to change the room and while the staff...

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5Thank Kaaremi
Sweden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 3 nights in a very nice superior room. Large and spacious, nice bathroom with tub. Clean and tidy with a really comfy bed. The hotel itself is amazing with its perfect location along the beach, lovely pool area, large lawns, nice staff, good breakfast and quiet surroundings. Perfect if you are looking for peace and quiet. Only 10 minutes...

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2Thank Peter E
Sunbury-On-Thames, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second time staying here at the Khaolak Merlin resort. We have enjoyed it this year as much as we did this time last year, although the weather has been a little more changeable this year. The hotel is large but never really feels crowded, due to its "rain forest" style layout. There are 5 pools and only...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Khaolak Merlin Resort is a deluxe resort with style inspired by Thailand's rich culture, situated approximately 50 minutes away from Phuket International Airport yet set amongst peaceful tropical forest landscape and tranquil beaches. It has direct access to 190 meters of Khao Lak Beach front and is surrounded by 15 acres of lush tropical gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Khaolak Merlin Resort

Address: 7/7 Phetkasem Road, Khao Lak 82210, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phang Nga Province > Khao Lak
Price Range: $89 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Khaolak Merlin Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 236
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Also Known As:
Khaolak Merlin Khao Lak
Khaolak Merlin Hotel Khao Lak
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Khao Lak
#10 Spa Hotel in Khao Lak
#12 Luxury Hotel in Khao Lak
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Khao Lak
#14 Romantic Hotel in Khao Lak
#15 Family Hotel in Khao Lak
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“Pool access room 3139 was lovely”
 of 5 bubbles hannahd0rset, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“our room was lovely, the mattress was appalling.”
 of 5 bubbles Lalaelle, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Goo for deluxe room, superior smells of mold”
 of 5 bubbles jackbell2003jb, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go deluxe room worth it”
 of 5 bubbles 707rachaelb, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Before settling in, make sure you visit the room to smell the mold...”
  • A rudimentary Ultraviolet disinfection unit used to kill mold spores
 of 5 bubbles Kaaremi, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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