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Ao Prao Resort

60 Moo 4 Phe, Mueang Rayong, Ko Samet 21160 Thailand
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#3 of 24 hotels in Ko Samet
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AO PRAO RESORT - Located in a stunning location at the northern headland of lovely Ao Prao beach, on the west cost of Koh Samet (Samet Island), renowned for its crystalline white sand beaches. Only 2 1/2 hours by road from Bangkok, or one hour from Pattaya, followed by a short sea crossing in our shuttle boat. For the active holiday makers ... Sailing, windsurfing, snorkeling, diving, fishing, boating, sunbathing, swimming, bike riding or relaxing in your own tropies style cottage set in luxuriant greenery. A vacation on a tropical island has never been better than this. Ao Prao is a resort village located on a secluded beach with spacious cottages , first-class facilities, fantastic food and accommodation that offers real style, comfort and warmth. Here, you are miles away from everyday worries with all the beauty and wonder of a tropical paradise. This is the perfect vacation spot for couples or families and also offers modern facilities for a company seminar or conference for up to 70 delegates. Ao Prao is a tropic island vacation resort that is beyond your expectations.

**BENEFITS for direct bookings with the hotel only**

1) Free car parking space at Ao Prao Pier in mainland.

2) Free hotel shuttle speed boat from/to Koh Samet.

From Ao Prao Pier mainland : 11.00 Hrs., 13.30 Hrs., 16.00 Hrs.

From Koh Samet : 10.00 Hrs., 12.30 Hrs., 15.00 Hrs.

**Please stand by at Ao Prao Pier (hotel pier) 30 minutes before shuttle boat time.

**If missing the shuttle boat, extra cost of a private speed boat will be applied.

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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
Airport transportation
Couples massage
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary welcome drink
Taxi service
Foot massage
Full body massage
Head massage
24-hour security
Non-smoking hotel
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun umbrellas
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private balcony
Room service
Bottled water
Cable / satellite TV
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Mountain view
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Good to know
Ocean View
Languages Spoken
English, Thai
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Jordan K wrote a review Dec 2021
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We had a relaxing, enjoyable and easy time at Ao Prao! We were impressed by the excellent service, and especially appreciated the kind service from Payab Iamjuy, the guest service manager. We will look forward to many more trips here in the future.
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Date of stay: December 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
BangkokSachse wrote a review Nov 2021
Bangkok, Thailand38945 contributions526 helpful votes
We booked the Ao Prao Resort by telephone. We received government discount for the resort. We drove from Bangkok to Ao Prao Pier in 2 hours and 30 minutes. The parking was free and well maintained. The speed boat and shuttle were free. The staff were friendly and helpful. The resort was wonderful. The room was nice. The beach was clean. The pools were good. The restaurants offer good food.
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Date of stay: November 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Unalome W. wrote a review Oct 2021
Bangkok, Thailand1026 contributions148 helpful votes
We were transferred from Le Vimarn due to room’s malfunction. However, they were also problems in our new room at ao prao but the problems were more bearable than the previous one in Le Vimarn. Staffs are very kind. Food is great but expensive. Beach is nit the cleanest, but I think its seasonal. We found tons of rubbish every morning, although staffs tried to pick them up early morning and we helped them too. Overall, the stay was pleasant. Special thanks to K Sawittree, K Non and other staffs who looked after us. Appreciated it :)
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Date of stay: September 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Mick Ammon wrote a review Sep 2021
Bangkok, Thailand9 contributions
Had a fantastic holiday at Ao Prao Resort. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The Guest Service Manager, Payap Lamjuy is a fine person and very friendly. We had a wonderful time there and would recommend the Ao Prao Resort. We will be coming back for another visit soon.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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Response from Raviwan Phongsrisai, Other at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 26 Sep 2021
Dear Storyteller465 Thank you very much for your comment, we greatly appreciate and please to hear of your overall experience with us. We hope to welcome you back again in the near future. Best Regards Rawiwan P./Secretary to GM
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Konrad R wrote a review Aug 2021
1 contribution
Fantastic resort at one of the most beautiful beaches on the island. We had a great stay there and were especially happy with the service of Khun Payab who made us feel home for over 2 weeks of our holiday.
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Date of stay: August 2021
Response from Raviwan Phongsrisai, Other at Ao Prao Resort
Responded 26 Sep 2021
Dear KonradR431 Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. It’s a great pleasure to know that you have a memorable experience with us. We look forward to your return. Best Regards Rawiwan P./Secretary to GM
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US$112 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ao Prao Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Ao Prao Resort?
Nearby attractions include Ao Prao Beach (0.1 km) and Koh Samed (0.9 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ao Prao Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Ao Prao Resort?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Ao Prao Resort?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Ao Prao Resort?
Yes, parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ao Prao Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Samed Villa Restaurant, The Hidden Gem Bar & Restaurant (Pandora Resort), and Baan Ploy Samed Restaurant.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ao Prao Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Ao Prao Resort have airport transportation?
Yes, Ao Prao Resort offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Ao Prao Resort located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.8 km away from the centre of Ko Samet.
Are any cleaning services offered at Ao Prao Resort?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Ao Prao Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Thai.