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Xanadu 2008

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice enough place, decent sized clean pool, rooms small but clean, about 15 mins drive from attractions and food ok. Arrived and found owner having a beer which was fine but having driven all day it would have been nice to have been offered a cool drink. Night before we checked out we had all our cash stolen from our...

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Trat, Thailand
Reviewed 4 March 2017

By the river, but away from the heavily toured areas of the river and town. It's family owned, very clean, very nice garden and a small swimming pool. The food is absolutely great. There's a nice village about 1 km up the road, with a small daily afternoon market that is worth a visit. Along the road there are plenty...

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Booked for a six night stay at this beautiful place via Agoda. On arrival it was clear that the pool was empty. We were greeted by a lovely Thai lady who said " We are closed for ten days, did you book with Agoda. She had informed them of the problems, which included her husband gone away!!! Still they sent...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I had read some non complimentary reviews as I was checking my reservations last week before I left home.Over tge past two months the reviews for this resort became very bad indeed .I called Agoda booking to check that everything was OK and they assured me it was .This morning we arrived from Bangkok to find the gate closed and...

1Thank GD1951
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I arrived here to stay for a night only but to be honest it didn't take me long to decide for extending the stay up to 2 nights just because this place IS SO FREAKING AWESOME!! 😍😍😍 right from the beginning the owners Nee (Thai) and Dennis (from England) treated me like a good friend, even almost like a son!...

2Thank Philipp M
Antwerp Province, Belgium
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We booked a bungalow Jan 3rd until Jan 5th. We arrived from Bangkok at Xanadu around 3PM and were welcomed in very limited English (yes/no/maybe) by the 3 gardeners. They gave us a key and told us the owner wasn't there but should arrive at 5PM. Long story short: we never met the owner, we weren't welcomed, the pool was...

1Thank Lieven F
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We booked with a direct phone call while we were in another area of the country. It helped that we speak Thai. Upon our arrival it was notable that though it was high season very few of the rooms were occupied. We are very undemanding guests and in general we were pleased enough with cleanliness and comfort. What is readily...

Thank Siriusbooks
Cheshire Uk
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived just after 17.00hrs together with two other ladies who, like us, had booked through Agoda. Place was deserted apart from one young boy who we could not understand. He spoke with the taxi drivers. The owner was not the site and the boy had no idea were he was. The place appeared to be completely deserted. We went into...

Thank Josephleigh
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We had a confirmed booking here for august '16. After a 3 hour ride from Bangkok, we stood in front of closed gate with our small children. Some guy, who only spoke Thai, started waiving we had to leave when we tried to explain the booking. Phone number was disconnected. It turnd out the hotel was closed for maintenance but...

7Thank boneventura
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We took the train from Thonburi station to Kanchanaburi which was around 2.5 hours of very relaxed travel seeing the countryside. Dennis was expecting us and had some nicely chilled beers ready along with some excellent tips on the best way to get to Hellfire Pass and the Memorial Museum. All day driver in a/c car was the way to...

Thank Tony R

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A beautiful family owned resort on the banks of the famed river Kwai. With a large swimming/spa pool with adjoining bar and restaurant this is the perfect place to relax or as a base to explore the stunning local scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Xanadu 2008

Address: 19/5, Moo 1 | Tambon Nong Bua, Kanchanaburi 71900, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Kanchanaburi
Price Range: RM132 - RM297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Xanadu 2008 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Xanadu 2008 Hotel Kanchanaburi
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#2 Family Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#4 Best Value Hotel in Kanchanaburi
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“In some other hotel”
dereksP1009UQ, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet and nicely designed, I don't think some are better located than others.”
SanookTrat, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Probably best to have a vehicle to stay here”
Siriusbooks, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seem great.”
960shaid, 1 May 2016 | Read review
“Go there if you want to relax”
PraveeNegi, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
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