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Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I have read a lot of the comments regarding this boutique hotel, some good, some bad. I have also stayed in a lot of places in Thailand and Patong as well as other countries around the world. The hotel is about 5 -10 minutes drive north of Patong between Patong and Kamala. Its not a true Kamala location as its... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel is six km out of town by the beach but you can not use the beach. The staff at the front desk, pool area and front gate are very friendly and helpful. Nakalay offers a free shuttle that runs through the day, last one back 9pm. When we stayed there we had to sit through a presentation, the... More 

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Canning Vale, Australia
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

This little resort is about 10-15 mins out of Patong, located at Kamala Beach. The accommodation was beautiful with spacious bedrooms and large living areas. We stayed in a 2 bedroom unit with kitchen. Not close to beach, bars or shops but only a tuk tuk ride away (about 300 baht). Offers free shuttle transfers every two hours into Patong... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Stayed for two nights. Room (musty smell), pool lovely but no view. Very isolated. No cafes, bars, 711's etc or even taxi or tuk tuks at front. Shuttle into Patong needed to be more frequent considering isolation.

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2 Thank Julie T
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Absolute Nakalay beach resort Greeting at airport was good as our flight was running late, but hotel greeting party waited and helped with bags. Check in was pleasant. Hotel facilities are of a reasonable standard, but as we were told the hotel is due an up grade. With the up grade hopefully they will put in new air conditioning units... More 

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AbsoluteNakalay, Public Relations Manager at Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thank you fot your review, yes our resort is in line for an upgrade so we will be sure to pass on your comments to our managemnet team who are looking to address all these issues. More 

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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Having visited the Nakalay before, we were certainly disappointed this time. Service was dismal, room wasn't ready, safe and aircon problems in our room. The pool was extremely rough in most places where grout had disintegrated, making it quite unsafe for the kids. Courtesy bus times were not very suitable for kids/our family also. The room/unit size is what drew... More 

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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

This is a expensive hotel with location beside a highway between Patong and Kamala. Hotel has no beach (bus transfer to Kamala beach) We got a deal and paid 599 NKR for one week, but we stayed for only 3 nights. This is a hotel that includes in a membership for absolute world and the cheap price included a salesmeeting.... More 

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2 Thank Tine H
AbsoluteNakalay, Public Relations Manager at Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear of your experience staying with us, it is true that this resort is set away from the centre of Phuket and things do close down during the evening so as you said it may not have been your first choice for the type of holiday you were looking for. More 

Ludlow, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
100 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 29 January 2016

Stayed in this resort and found the apartments to be really nice, they are well equipped and very clean and modern. The TV has a couple of film channels in English and several other English speaking channels. The Kitchen is small but adequate for small meals and toast. The bed was rock hard, and even when requested to soften and... More 

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3 Thank Diane D
AbsoluteNakalay, Public Relations Manager at Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Well two months is a long stay indeed !! It's true many of our guests request a mattress topper which is very common across Phuket. There is of course not much we can do about the external traffic noise but we have passed on your comments to our management team which they will look into specifically in regard to any... More 

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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

The hotel was lovely and staff were great. They have a shuttle bus that goes into patong five times a day and also goes to Kalama beach three times a day. The hotel is good for people that want a quiet time away. I wouldn't stay there again as there is nothing to do when your awake early. The pool... More 

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1 Thank Ness R
AbsoluteNakalay, Public Relations Manager at Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your review sounds like your an early bird on holiday. Our resort is quiet and a little secluded so has a very peaceful and less energetic feeling which many of our customers appreciate but we are glad you did enjoy your stay with us. More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

The Absolute Nakalay Beach resort, although not situated "on" the beach is a superb place to stay. They provide shuttle transport to, Phatong Beach, Kamala Beach as well as Surien Beach daily and collect later in the day. The staff are wonderful and made the stay more worthwhile.

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AbsoluteNakalay, Public Relations Manager at Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review hopefully we can look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort

Address: 6/113 Moo.6 | Nakalay Beach, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand (Formerly Absolute Nakalay Beach Resort)
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Kathu > Kamala
Price Range: RM849 - RM961 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Absolute Nakalay Beach Hotel Kathu
Absolute Nakalay Boutique Resort Phuket/Kamala
Hotel Style:
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Kamala
#17 Luxury Hotel in Kamala
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“Western room are quietest”
 of 5 bubbles misscandle, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As far away from the road as possible the 01 or 02”
 of 5 bubbles dianedO3011OY, 28 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Pool or sea view. Best rooms are pool side ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles 897alfb, 17 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ground floor near the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles Alanr632, 27 May 2015 | Read review
“If u really want to stay pick a room facing away from busy road”
 of 5 bubbles fionah330, 14 Apr 2015 | Read review
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