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Sugar Marina Resort - ART

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hotel is not bad but the rooms you see are very cleverly photographed, if you can get one pool side you are fine, I was in another part of the hotel with a balcony overlooking an extractor fan from a café, some rooms don't have a balcony

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i stay 13 night 23/1/2017 the hotel is amazing staff dead friendly kind free mini bar free wifi in room but wifi is better in hotel reception i am really in enjoyed my stay here in the centre of karon loads of bars and restaurants to go out and eat loads places to book your day trips as well

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Thank Wales1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall the hotel is ok. But there are a few things that I dosen't like; First of all, my hotel rum smelled so "weird" and awful. I can't explain it, but almost like really old and disgusting perfume. I tried to explain this for the reception but they only made the smell even worse. Except that, the hotel room was...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Centralised location, was within walking distance from the beach, food and shopping areas at karon yet was quiet at night. Hotel was thoughtful to provide a mat for the beach and also free refillable minibar. Nice swimming pool as well.

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

I want to start the review by saying that we were in this hotel in December 2015 and we like it a lot, so we decided to come back. Well, a lot has changed and the hotel is an absolutely awful experience these days. Check-in is from 2pm, we arrived at 3pm and they told us we have to wait,...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Actually over all our experience was good in this hotel. Actually hotel staff were not the best some of them were trying harder but especailly in reception they seem got bored from too many toruist. Our room very well equipped and small details like slipper, beach mat, refilling mini bar BUT actually bathroom section was little bit problematic because there...

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Chengdu Shi, Sichuan, China
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I ended up at this hotel 2 hours after I booked it when my dive trip ran into unexpected problems thus I had no where to stay for 3 days. I got a great deal through Agoda. I got a pool side balcony room. Awesome breakfast! There are elevators so it's easy access. Perfect location! Almost right at the Karon...

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Brisbane, California
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Well appointed rooms Good view from 'beach view ' room Beach mats/ beach towels/ umbrellas/ free mini bar all provided Breakfast ok -but busy Small pool area tiny gym We stayed for four ( rainy ) days . Very comfortable hotel in good position opposite the beach

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The only good thing about this hotel is that it is close to the beach. The rest is terrible. 1. It is waaay overpriced for the kind of room. We paid more than 70 usd for a single room, as there is no difference between single or double occupancy for them. This is without breakfast as they charged for 2...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stayed here for 3 nights and had a great experience. Room was very spacious and comfortable. Very clean, good amenities. Location is very good, easy access to shops, restaurants, and area attractions. I would stay here again.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our exciting new resort concept brings art into every aspect of your stay. Check out the cool eye catching sculptures and displays made from everyday hotel items that will tempt you to take a photo. But more than this, each creative piece of installation art is produced by our own team of staff whose talent goes beyond their gracious hospitality. The installation art has a stunning visual effect that will make you smile from the mighty stack of chairs on the lawn to the paintbrush towel hangers in your deluxe room. Check out the oversized staff photo gallery, huge mobile made from pencils, the upside down umbrellas display and the facilities wall full of TVs to name just a few. There are so many artistic delights to discover at Sugar Marina Resort-ART-Karon Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sugar Marina Resort - ART

Address: 542/1 Patak Road, | Karon Beach, Muang, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand (Formerly Sugar Palm Resort, Karon Beach)
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Karon
Price Range: RM133 - RM523 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sugar Marina Resort - ART 4*
Number of rooms: 221
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Also Known As:
Sugar Palm Karon Hotel Karon
Sugar Palm Hotel Karon
Sugar Marina Resort - ART Phuket/Karon
Hotel Style:
#42 Romantic Hotel in Karon
#44 Luxury Hotel in Karon
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“specify pool side”
 of 5 bubbles Laine479, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Se till att få ett rum långt bort från gatan, annars hörs massa musik intill sent på natten.”
 of 5 bubbles 93almak, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“comparing the rooms in two sections would be better...”
  • no closet for the clothes
  • no place to put toiletters
  • king size bed was very good.....
  • pool at the new section and view from the room
 of 5 bubbles 361hakanu, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“I prefer a high floor with poolside balcony. You could also do poolside access if you want to walk right out your door to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles PatP141, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“pool view rooms on higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles Shameek, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
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