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The Pe La Resort

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Manama, Bahrain
Reviewed 1 February 2014

The reviews about this place are spot on. The staff are really nice, very helpful with advice and bookings. The owner, Phil, even drove us out one night in his own car. The location sucks a little, as it is quite a walk to the beach. They do run a shuttle bus to and from, and the driver will arrange...

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

Thank you for your review and your positive comments. Great to know you enjoyed your stay and our restaurant," Ambassador Bistro" Location I guess is not perfect, particularly if you like the beach, but it is only a 5 minute walk, or ten minutes to the really nice part of the beach and we are very close to banks, supermarkets,...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We had a 2 bedroom apartment that overlooked the lovely pool. We used the nearby supermarket for fruit etc for breakfast and usually ate restaurant meals outside.the food was lovely and good value .the chef carves fruit into lovely shapes like butterflies sometimes.staff are very friendly and the cleaners do a great job each day.rooms are spacious with very comfortable...

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

Congratulations on being us 200 review on Tripadvisor and for your nice comments. Great to know you enjoyed your stay and the food at our restaurant. Our chef has been with us 18 months and prior to working with us at Royal Embassy, was at a restaurant in Patong, that was then rated at No 1 on tripadvisor, Our restaurant...

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 22 January 2014 via mobile

Nice and quite hotel with around 20 rooms. The hotel was fully booked while we where here. My son aged 3 and I stayed here for 5 nights. We lived on 1st flooor in a one bedroom apatment. Kitchen with full amieneties. Very nice. Service is thoightfull and not overexcaturated as you sometime see. Atmosphere is relaxed. Even with a...

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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 and the positive comments you have made. Great to know you enjoyed your stay and sorry we could not supply you with a one bedroom Villa next to the pool. I agree with you, they are so much better for when you are...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2014

This was the last stop on our 3 destination custom-designed vacation on the Andaman coast, put together by Andaman Sky. We liked staying on Kamala beach (after telling our agent a bit about our likes and dislikes they suggested we give Patong a wide bearth, which I’m sure was the right thing to do as I don’t think my wife...

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

Thank you so much for your review and so good to know you both enjoyed your stay here. Your comment that your requirements were" a peaceful place to stay," very pleased to know we fitted the bill. When I can, I have always stayed in smaller hotels or resorts, for the same reason. Because we have only 20 rooms, but...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2014

This was the last stop on our 3 destination custom-designed vacation on the Andaman coast, put together with no dramas by Andaman Sky for the second time (we had already done one trip with this company, which was great so we booked a second). We liked staying on Kamala beach (after telling our agent a bit about our likes and...

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

We are still getting 30* plus days here, so do feel sorry for you having to go back to the winter in the UK . Myself coming from New Zealand, remember vividly the cold winters days there, which of course we never get in Phuket.. Great to know you enjoyed your stay with us and especially rewarding as you are...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Very happy with our 2 bedroom apartment. Very clean and comfortable. We used the kitchenette facilities a bit and were pleased to find the utensils and crockery all spotlessly clean which is not usual with those things. A supermarket close by with a selection of imported products including pasta and sauce, fruit and veg, cereal etc Loved the beautifully maintained...

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

Thank you for your extensive review and your nice comments about the resort, the service and the rooms. I thoughly enjoyed meeting you and your daughter and having you here as our guests, as did the rest of my staff. They asked me to pass on their thanks, for your generous tip for them, that they were over the moon...

Phuket, Thailand
Reviewed 10 January 2014

The Royal Embassy is the perfect place to stay in Kamala beach. The resort is kept immaculate, the apartments are well equipped and spacious and over look the gardens and pool. It is very quite at night time, so you can get a good nights sleep. The owner and staff are very accommodating and friendly. The food was the best...

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

Great to know you liked it so much you intend coming back. That is the best possible compliment that we can receive from a guest. Thank you so much and I will share your review with my team who I know will feel so proud. Look forward in welcoming you back here at Royal Embassy Resort again one day. Have...

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Excellent Staff that were extremely helpful in arranging trips/tours/rides complimented by a great room/wonderful pool area and pleasant natural surroundings. Can't wait to return and stay on our next trip!!

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

Very pleased to read you enjoyed your stay with us so much and that the service my team gave you, in your words was " Fantastic" I will certainly be passing on your comments to them, especially the one you make, "Can't wait to go back" This is the most satisfying comment any guest can make to us, it makes...

Shanghai, China
Reviewed 4 January 2014

We moved in here and were greeted by relaxed and friendly staff, room service is prompt and helpful. The staff helped to book cars even at peak times and were able to give advice on things to so and see all over Thailand. It was nice to stay here as it feels like a secluded spot even though it's still...

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

Firstly, I would like to say thank you, for taking the time to write a review on your stay, here at Royal Embassy Resort. We are lucky in that we have only 20 Villa's or apartments, which does allow us to be more personal with our guests and that we offer the best service we possible can, to ensure they...

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2014

It was such a relief to arrive at such a welcoming, soothing environment after a long trip, delays and losing a suitcase. The resort is beautifully designed and landscaped. All rooms and bungalows look onto the pools and palms. The rooms were very comfortable and well equipped with pleasant verandas. The staff are very helpful and efficient. We often decided...

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

Thank you for your lovely review and the comments you made about the staff here. I am so lucky to have such good staff, as it really is a team effort in trying to ensure, everyone that stays with us, has a good time and leaves our resort with happy memories. I remember you well with the lost suitcase and...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room Service
  • Concierge

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: RM315 - RM586 (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”
Kjeldww, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pool villas are the best choice.”
735heathers, 4 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The pool villas are lovely and spacious”
  • relaxing and inspiring view from my pool villa
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.”
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”
407oliver, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
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