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Crawley, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A hidden gem. When we first arrived we realised the place was not within walking distance to the beaches, however the resort was so great it did not matter. We were able to rent a scooter for just 200 baht for the whole day; the roads are pretty safe and it took us roughly 10 mins to both Rawai and...

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Happy Elephant for about 2 weeks in November. Staff were very nice and careful, rooms spacious and clean, food delicious. The swimming pool was a real treat. Centrally located in Rawai, there are many restaurants and all kind of shops nearby. Twice a week there's a local market a few hundred yards from the resort, where...

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

The resort is a very recommendable resort and prize wise super affordable ! I stayed in a villa just next to the pool with a small veranda and I enjoyed the stay to the fullest. The breakfast is taken by the small bar at the pool or you can even bring it to your own terasse. The villa was big...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Nice Bungalow. King size bed. Single bed and couch in living room/kitchen. 2 ACs. Great pool. Everyday cleaned up after european standards. Very friendly staff. One time free breakfest for us. The boss is a nice guy.

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Reviewed 16 July 2016

Stayed here for 4 days. The front desk staff is very friendly and helpful. Room and bathroom are clean, and they clean the room everyday. Location is very good if you rent a scooter. The only downside is that outside of my room is a some kind of water pump, so it's loud almost 24 hours.

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Cittadella, Italy
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Pretty good room, with a comfortable bed and clean toilette. In the night the ONLY thing you can hear is the sound of the animals outside. Housekeeping staff is very helpful and respectful and always ready to satisfy all your needs. Motorbike renting service available at the desk and the price is very cheap. Anyway, the kiosk beside the pool...

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Thank zach1987
Reviewed 30 May 2016

If you are looking for a clean, friendly, enjoyable stay and want a home away from home then you cannot go past staying at THE HAPPY ELEPHANT.... Happy by name and Happy by nature. This resort is located within walking distance to all amenities. I stayed in a pool villa for one month huge beds, great bathroom facilities, extremely spacious,...

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Thank Sandy G
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We stayed here for a week and enjoyed a great vacation. Hotel facilities and location were perfect; the wonderful beaches of Ni Harn, Ni Ya, Rawai, Kata and Karon just a few minutes away by scooter; lots of nice restaurants and bars, a gym, shops and a local market nearby. Cozy bungalow and lovely swimming pool in a relaxing environment....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Stayed here in December as i was training at Supa Muay thai an this hotel had a great room rate and is 5 minutes walk from the gym, bonus us having the cashew nut directly across the street for meals, washing machines and a little family mart for basics. Also pretty close to both Rawai and Nai Harn and some...

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Luton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2015

The hotel and all staff were amazing and willing to help in any way to make my stay perfect !!! The security of the hotel is good access by key only at night . The pool with jacuzzi and access to the bar with a bar type seat at the bar with overhang from the bar gives a little shade...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The resort is located between Nai-Harn Beach and Rawai Beach. Swimming pool close to villa pool side. It is a nice place and quiet. So absolutely private. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Happy Elephant Resort

Address: 88/17 Moo 7, T. Rawai, A. Muang, Phuket Town, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Phuket Town
Price Range: RM72 - RM206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Happy Elephant Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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“pool villas are very spacious and comfortable for a family.”
 of 5 bubbles sandyg129, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Cozy bungalows beside the swimming pool are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles mh662016, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“They have villa type rooms around the Pool !! Stunning !”
 of 5 bubbles G116TLmarkc, 18 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The villas are very nice, but the standard/cheaper rooms are perfectly fine and each has it's own balcony!”
 of 5 bubbles 741gush, 9 Feb 2015 | Read review
“If possible avoid the first 2 rooms close to the street side as it might be a bit noisy during the day (if like me you arrive jet-lagged and need to sleep until 12:00 :-) Otherwise all room are quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles nlc0, 3 Feb 2015 | Read review
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