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Haad Chao Phao Beach

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Address: Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand

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Shallow bathing

I believe they hold the pirate party here at dusk but we visited during afternoon when things were quiet. Water is very shallow and sand clean. Great sunsets.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 January 2016
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essex
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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This part of Ko Phangan is so relaxed and beautiful you must go. There are numerous restaurants along the beach. Art Cafe is a groovy vegan restaurant; Pirate club is a bar at the end of the beach - all worth a visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Ao Chao Phaois one of the reasons the west became so popular in the early days due to its beautiful sunset views and softly curved bay that is the image of paradise. Here the coast forms into idyllic coves that are flanked by huge rounded volcanic rocky points. The sand is golden white and fine and the sea shelf is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

I arrived here in April with my best friend and ended up staying for 2 months!! Just could not leave! The sunsets here are amazing but everything here is amazing i love this resort it close enough to everything you need and so many friendly welcoming people! For me this is a home from home! 100% recomended! 😍

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Portsmouth
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

We stayed at Paragon Resort and Spa just up from Haad Chao Phao so we wandered down for a cocktail and to watch the sunset as it's supposed to be the best sunset on the island. They weren't wrong! WOW so beautiful! Not a lot going on - a few bungalows to stay in and the odd beach bar but... More 

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Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

This place is amazing . I found it by chance walking on the beach . The beautiful Indian restaurant caught my interest and I entered inside . Very beautiful old traditional Thai style . I booked a bungalow for ten days. Clean simple basic room . Just what you need away from Europe to forget routine .indian food was delicious... More 

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Traunstein, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Not very wide beach but it's really quiet with amazing sunsets everyday. Nevertheless you have the heaven bar and the pirates bar if you want to go for a drink or more.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

I believe they hold the pirate party here at dusk but we visited during afternoon when things were quiet. Water is very shallow and sand clean. Great sunsets.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed @ sunset cove on this beach . Nice places to eat and great bars . So we had a nice time on this beach

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

best beach on the west side of the island. this beach seems less popular than haad yao and salad, though its not clear why. beautiful and calm water. great options to eat in the restaurants in the resorts. beach is clean and you can snorkel just going 150 meters in sea. up north is better for that but still a... More 

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Lapland, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

A little beach, not so soft sand, but very relaxing and quiet. We spend a week just relaxing, eating at La Dolce Vita Restaurant and at Belgian Beer Bar and some nearby restaurants. Every evening we got to witness a breathtakingly beautiful sunsets from the beachbar @ Blue Ocean Garden Resort. Unique Pirate's Bar close by was a great place... More 

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