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Hurghada, Egypt
Reviewed 20 February 2013

If you don't expect a high class hotel, you won't be disappointed. Although it's also not cheap (I got the feeling that the cheap accommodation times in Thailand are almost over), it's one of the lower class accommodation possibilities. But it was clean, the staff was friendly and helpful, the ambiance was all right (we have not been there before,...

2Thank ThisIsMe777
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 11 February 2013

I've been going to Thong Nai Pan Yai beach on Koh Phangan for 10 years and always enjoyed going to Dolphin for a lovely meal and great ambiance. I always thought that this place had it right!!! Oh how things have changed in just a matter of months. The couple running it before have moved on to a new location...

7Thank Ethan G
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2013

stayed in august 2010 and loved the place straight away,,, the whole ambience of the place was great and made us stay longer than we intended.... absolutely gutted kim and giet have left, as the last post states as we have recomended it to friends,and they really did make our stay a memorable one.. but sayin that we will return,,

3Thank kelo71
Reviewed 10 January 2013

After years of being away I recently returned to the Dolphin to find that all of the ambience is gone. It seems the couple that used to run the place (Giet & Kim) have left and taken all of the charm with them. The new management is unfriendly and not very helpful, and seems to have copied (or tried to...

5Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 19 December 2012

Me an my son stayed at the Dolphin for a week in one of the luxury bungalows. The atmosphere here is just so relaxed :) Enjoying the hammock outside our bungalow in the morning... The jungle feeling and decorations are unique. My only complaint is the bed. Rock hard. Would go back though. :)

2Thank CoctailsAndDreams
Shipton under Wychwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2012

My partner and I were travelling around Thailand and were lucky enough to meet two great americans who had a blue planet book that led us from Koh Tao to Koh Phangan and these beautiful bungalows. Gaiet the owner did a deal fro the four of us and charged us only 400baht a night per room and we had the...

2Thank SMAD91
Reviewed 20 June 2012

We went to Dolphin Bar & Restaurant on Thong Nai Pan Beach, Koh Phangan for breakfast cause we checked Tripadvisor first. We get fruit salat, toast with Nutella (which turned out to actually be NOT Nutella), omlett, bacon and Cafe Latte. Quality was good especially the Cafe Latte was good for Thailand, but faar away from good cafe houses in...

2Thank Branwolf
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2012

I had not read the Trip Advisor comments about Dolphin before arriving there earlier this week. Out of curiosity I took a peak after we left... To set the scene, so you know we are not just 'moaner travellers'... We are luckily enough to be able to travel a lot, Flashpackers! We have been in Thailand 6months and had a...

10Thank DawnieM
Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Before going to Thailand I'd read myself stupid on Tripadvisor trying as best I could to ensure that paradise would be as heavenly as possible. The problem is obviously that paradise is a subjective idea, and so this review speaks for two young men of 26 and 36 who aren't particularly bothered by insects or by the dark. I'd read...

3Thank Elliot L
Eden, Australia
Reviewed 1 May 2012

We were told that the restaurant at Dolphin Bungalows had the best breakfast on Koh Pangan. Quite frankly, it was the best breakfast we have had anywhere in Thailand for a while! The Morning Glory Hash Browns were so good, I had them both mornings that we ate there. We also enjoyed the beautiful wholemeal bread that came with some...

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To all our friends the new Dolphin Bar % Cafe is soon to be launched at its new location in Thong Nai Pan Yai.Find us in the heart of the village close to Thai Terrace Bungalows..Another creative space for travellers and friends to enjoy. ... more   less 

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Address: 61 Moo 5, T. Bantai, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Pha Ngan
Price Range: $16 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dolphin Bungalows 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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