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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

I had a wonderful stay at Sun Smile lodge. I was initially only going to stay there for a few days and find a cheaper place for my long term stay in koh tao, but nowhere was as good value. Lovely rooms with big TV, sofa, good wifi, hot showers, aircon. Nice balcony with views of the sunset. The location... More 

Thank Reno P
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

We stayed 2 nights at Sun Smile Lodge and found the overall experience to be very very good. Complimentary collection and drop-off at the pier. Basic but comfortable & spacious room with nice balcony, fridge, complimentary drinking water, free WiFi etc.. But where this place really shines is the staff... they are very friendly, helpful and professional. The hotel is... More 

Thank Nick P
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I spent a total of 2 nights here (family of 3, no kids) - on my first and last day on Koh Tao. Location: Relatively quiet location. ATM right outside. Clinic just across the street. 3 min walk to the beach. 5 min to 7-eleven (this is where the massive crowds are). Laundry available nearby (left side on the way... More 

Thank jael112
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 February 2016

I thought the Lodge truly exceptional. The staff were really top quality, not just very friendly but also very professional,they were right on top of everything. Smiles backed up with action, the former one expects in Thailand but not always the latter! Personally I hated Sairee Beach and thought it personified all that is bad about mass budget tourism and... More 

Thank Steve M
Barcelona, Spain
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

We booked a room for 3 nights and we ended up staying for over a week. Everything was perfect, the staff were very very helpful and it is less than 5 minutes walking distance from Sairee Beach where you can just enjoy the best sunset ever. We definitely will come back.

Thank Foodie_Goodie_Buddy
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We are not young anymore but we found this nice little place like a gem. From outside maybe looks like a budget hotel but the rooms are very big, with fridge, coffee, tee cattle and so on. So clean rooms, daily fresh towels, warm staff. Big balcony, really very roomy. Transfer from the pier was impeccable. Welcome drink accompanied with... More 

1 Thank 419tamar
Hong Kong
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

It may looks like a budget hotel, but once you saw the room (private room), you will feel its more than what you paid. Very large, clean room with big bed. The staffs are very friendly, introduced the islands, hotel location, restaurants around and short day trip around. They offered free shutter bus to the ferry (exclude very early morning)if... More 

1 Thank Chen L
Townsville, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Great location (1 minute from Sairee beach, 7eleven and all the main bars and restaurants), great staff, clean dorms and great facilities. This is not a party hostel and does not have a common area but would definitely recommend for the location and value for money.

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108 reviews
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a week over Christmas and really enjoyed our time at Sun Smile Lodge. The room was large and spacious, cleaned every morning while we went out for breakfast. The area was quiet, so even during a busy time of year we had space to rest, relax and sleep well. The location was also good for accessing... More 

Thank Craigaroha
Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Unimposing in appearance but great accommodation's. Large room with lounge chairs, covered balcony & lots of windows. Bed is on firm side but comfortable HDMI cable to flat screen, lots of channels, large refrigerator, very clean room turned daily with fresh towels beach towel at desk. Great location across from primary beach, coffee shop across street, restaurants & shops close... More 

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Additional Information about Sun Smile Lodge Koh Tao

Address: 15/35-38 Moo1 | Sairee village, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Koh Tao
Price Range: RM129 - RM179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Trust in the advise from the owner and his staff, from booking your tours to boats etc it all be smooth sailing with sun smile.”
 of 5 bubbles LeeJamesOT, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“They have dorms on the ground floor, but i stayed in a private aircon room on 2nd floor. So i got to see the sunsets.”
 of 5 bubbles Renpel, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I'd ask for a quieter room away from the main street”
 of 5 bubbles D8991WJstevem, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The view is lovely, would recommend second floor. Quiet nights. No mosquito.”
 of 5 bubbles 419tamar, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Dorm rooms (the bigger one) for diving backpackers”
 of 5 bubbles TessaClare, 17 Jun 2015 | Read review
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