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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 21 March 2013

Now that is a statement! I have worked in the travel industry for over 16 years and I've stayed in some lovely places all around the world... but Layana is without a doubt the best I've ever stayed in. It is truly the most remarkable, wonderful resort. Everything about this resort is perfect. The rooms are incredibly beautiful (gorgeous bathroom...

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Well it's all been said before ..... From the moment you are picked up at the airport (and Krabi is much closer than Phuket) in one of the hotels immaculate leather interior vehicles with blacked out windows, cool jasmine scented towels and cold bottled water. Depending on your arrival/departure time you may also be whisked along in the hotels spotless...

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5Thank WendyWoo6
Gibraltar
Reviewed 17 March 2013

What can we say that hasnt been said by hundreds of people before us?! From the moment you are picked up ( if you go for this option....recommended!) at krabi airport and driven in your immaculate leather interior mini van/car offered cool jasmine scented refreshing towels and given cold bottled water, you know this is something special. The speed boat...

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1Thank PandSTeam
York UK
Reviewed 15 March 2013

We stayed at the Layana last November. From the moment you drive down the tree lined avenue to the hotel you get a good feeling. The arrival in reception confirms this. With a very welcome drink and welcome garland to vistas of the perfectly manicured lawns we knew we were in for a treat. The room was spotless, spacious and...

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Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2013

We returned to the Layana after two years on the basis that it was so good on our first visit, why would we go anywhere else? We had read that the resort had new owners, and wondered about the effect of this. We needn't have worried! The resort is still top notch, and the staff are largely the same as...

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1Thank Hantstraveller051
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2013

From the truly warm and genuine welcome to our departure this was indeed very,very satisfying experience. The GM Stefan is always on hand to speak to guests and check that all is OK. The service is excellent and all staff seem very relaxed and happy in their employment. The rooms are very quiet and restful, as is the whole of...

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1Thank David C
Bucks
Reviewed 6 March 2013

I agree with most of the plusses expressed about this hotel and we much enjoyed our stay there.. We did however hit one or two negatives which it may be right to mention, in the interests of balance. Breakfast was magnificent (an unbeatable choice of delicious items) but we weren't ourselves overly impressed with the food at Dinner and the...

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2Thank JFTW
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 4 March 2013

La Yana, I learned the name of this hotel means "Stop of Time". After 3 nights stay there, I just love this place. No matter room condition, food, beach, service and the whole atmosphere there is just perfect. The hotel has 50 rooms only but the whole area is big and you basically only like to stay in the hotel...

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2Thank Ronnie853
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 March 2013

This is definitely a great destination for those looking to get away and just relax at the pool and do the beach. The rooms are spacious, the grounds lush with beautiful frangipani trees all in a row and full of fragrant flowers, and the staff genuinely friendly. You do not get the feeling that they are forced to be so,...

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3Thank KincsZoltan
Uckfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2013

As first time guests at The Layana we were in the minority and now, after our stay, it is easy to understand why people revisit, time after time, after time. We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday and our propensity, like that of so many others, is to return. There is an excellent management team and the staff are second to none....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Layana Resort & Spa is nestled on Koh Lanta Yai Island in Mu Koh Lanta National Park. The park is a marine archipelago, home to verdant tropical rainforests and undersea kingdoms of colourful coral rich in natural marine diversity. The resort enjoys a spectacular beachfront location on a 3-kilometer long white sand beach, situated about 2 hours south of Krabi International Airport. Environmentally-conscious design throughout the property results in a simple and elegant Thai atmosphere; alfresco architecture combining with contemporary design to provide an open, cool and natural feel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Layana Resort and Spa

Address: 272 Moo 3 Phra-Ae Beach | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Krabi Province > Ko Lanta
Price Range: $211 - $1,565 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Layana Resort and Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Layana Hotel Ko Lanta
Layana Ko Lanta
Layana Resort And Spa Ko Lanta, Krabi
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Ko Lanta
#1 Luxury Hotel in Ko Lanta
#1 Romantic Hotel in Ko Lanta
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Ko Lanta
#6 Family Hotel in Ko Lanta
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“First floor garden view”
 of 5 bubbles johnsI8780XG, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great ... if you want to spend more, take a beach villa or the La Maison”
 of 5 bubbles Peter_von_Pete, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are well appointed and luxurious”
 of 5 bubbles Ninja7, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms fabulous”
 of 5 bubbles jmtuk, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“A room in the 'Deluxe Garden Pavilion' is highly recommendable”
 of 5 bubbles sophieschoenenberger, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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