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The Pe La Resort

1.1 km from Kamala centre
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10 / 33 Moo 6, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 February 2014

Travelling as a solo parent with a young child, I picked the Royal Embassy based on reviews highly commending the excellent service and friendliness of the staff. I am happy to report that all the reviews are true! Prior to my trip, communication was quick and efficient by e-mail even hours before I was due to arrived as my flight...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review, on your stay with us here at Royal Embassy Resort.and for the wonderful comments. Did not realise, you never made it to the beach, but do remember that your daughter was a real little water baby and love the pool. Thai people love children, so all my staff...

Boston, Ma
Reviewed 24 February 2014

Royal Embassy Resort is a small hotel on the island of Phuket located just north of Patong. The biggest difference is Kamala is a quiet community with a laid back attitude. They have apartments and 5 villas for rent. The hotel is located a short 10 minute walk to Kamala Bay beach and a large super market. The hotel does...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and your kind comments about the staff and our resort. Really good to know that our service and housekeeping was at a high level for your entire stay of 3 weeks. Thank you also for making us aware regarding mimimal cooking utensils that we have taken on board. Next month...

Singapore, null, Singapore
Reviewed 22 February 2014

This little resort is simply LOVELY! Our family of 4A2C stayed there on 29 Jan - 2 Feb in a 2-br appt on ground floor and had a great time there. Sitting in a quieter part of Kamala where the Big C is, it has everything you will need for a peaceful family holiday. Well-equipped kitchen had helped us fix...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Hello Connie, thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. Great to know you and your family enjoyed your stay so much and that your children loved "JACK" the rabbit and the toys etc at the pool. The slippery tiles surprised me a bit, as they are supposed to be non slip, however following your review,...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 22 February 2014

If you are looking for a tranquil, relaxing escape from busy resorts, then this is an excellent choice. The hotel is low-rise and traditional. Our first night was in a 2 bedroom apartment (tasteful decor and very comfortable) before moving to a 1 bedroom bungalow (spacious, traditional, lovely photos on the walls and plenty of room for two people.) The...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and your wonderful comments It was a real pleasure to meet you both and having you stay. Great to know you enjoyed our facilities and service so much. Our chef said to pass on his thanks also, for the comments you made on our restaurant, Ambassador Bistro. .Your comment also "that you would...

Foxboro
Reviewed 13 February 2014

My daughter and I recently spent 4 nights here. The staff was wonderful and friendly. They brought us by shuttle tot he market, as well as to the beach. We chose to walk back. The grounds are beautiful, with the added attraction of a very friendly bunny! Phil, the owner, was very nice. I became ill and the staff was...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Hello Elizabeth Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your stay with us and your kind comments about myself and the staff. We all felt really sorry for you in being sick while on your holiday and yes the 3rd floor is a drag, especially when you are not feeling well. As we only have 20...

Suzhou, China
Reviewed 8 February 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at The Royal Embassy Resort for 4 very memorable and enjoyable nights. We stayed in the 1 bedroom apartment which was very spacious and comfortable and spent much of our time enjoying the pool side as we found that the beaches were a bit crowded for our liking. The staff there were all so...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and your kind comments about myself and my team. I am truly lucky to have such friendly happy staff who are all like minded, in trying to ensure everyone has a great time while staying here. Your comments about our restaurant and your recommendation to other guests is also much appreciated. Hope to see...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2014

My Husband and I stayed here at the back end of our 3 week trip to Thailand, i booked the accommodation over the phone with the hotel manager Phil and he was kind enough to accommodate us. When we arrived our stay started off in a 2 bedroom apartment (as there was not a 1 bedroom available in the first...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Hello Amy & Ben Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and for your kind comments. It was a pleasure to have you stay with us, however we all felt very sorry for Ben, having .caught Dengue prior to coming to Kamala. I was only to happy to help out, taking him to the doctor...

Melbourne
Reviewed 4 February 2014

I have stayed at The Royal Embassy twice. I like the fact it is a small hotel and you soon feel you know all the staff and some of the guests. I found Phil the owner and the staff very friendly and helpful. It is quiet and about a one kilometre walk to Kamala beach. This is not a problem...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Hello Derek Thank you for your review, great to know that you enjoyed your 2nd stay with us and that you intend coming back again in about 6 months. Thank you also for your comments on our restaurant "Ambassador Bistro" and yes, we have been closing a little early, due to staff shortages, so by the time you visit us...

Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2014

It was our first time in Thailand with our two young children. After a week in the Kata beach area we then moved up to Kamala and our stay at the Royal Embassy for the remaining 10 nights in Thailand. This is a peaceful, spotlessly clean and comfortable place all run with impeccable precision by the owner Phil and his...

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Mrroyalembassyresort, Owner at The Pe La Resort, responded to this review

Hi there ,thank you so much for taking the time to write such an extensive review and for your wonderful comments. The children's drawings they did for us, one takes pride of place on my office door and the other on the reception office door, so your stay with us will be a memorable one also. I am truly lucky...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 February 2014

Great and helpful owner and staff make our stay a very memorable one. 2 bedroom unit was great set within lovely gardens. Restaurant was good value and served excellent food and wait staff were very attentive. Tom

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Hello Tom Thank you for your review and your comments about our resort and restaurant. The greatest saifaction I get from owning this little piece of paradise, is when we receive a review such as yours and then knowing the guests have enjoyed their stay with us so much, many thanks. Kind regards Phil seal Owner/Manager

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about The Pe La Resort

Address: 10 / 33 Moo 6, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand (Formerly Royal Embassy Resort & Spa)
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Kamala
Price Range: RM342 - RM751 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Pe La Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Royal Embassy Hotel Kamala
Royal Embassy Resort And Spa
The Pe La Resort Phuket/Kamala
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Kamala
#3 Romantic Hotel in Kamala
#14 Luxury Hotel in Kamala
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“Please note the hotel is changing name to become "The Pe La Resort" That might confuse you in the booking, but it is only change of name”
 of 5 bubbles Kjeldww, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pool villas are the best choice.”
 of 5 bubbles 735heathers, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The pool villas are lovely and spacious”
  • relaxing and inspiring view from my pool villa
 of 5 bubbles susancI7934NF, 30 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are situated around the two lovely pools it is like a little oasis very peaceful and calming.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolT531, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“we had one of the bungalow villas and they have been just perfect , my wife told me that the rooms are even bigger and very nice too”
 of 5 bubbles 407oliver, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
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