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Lagos, Portugal
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed here on my first few days in Ko Chang. John and his wife are great hosts and are very welcoming. This is a great location to explore the island in the day and relax at night and don't forget the breakfast. Smoked bacon and free range eggs. The friendly dogs all make the place really feel like home....

Thank Ken285
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great stay the accommodation was everything it was promised to be. Well located near supermarkets and other facilities. Closer to Pearl beach than White sands. The bungalows, we're clean with hot water. We had a fridge and kettle. Also a safety deposit facility free of charge. The owners were available an on hand for requests at all...

2Thank Kim L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here for 5 nights, overall we had a good stay and would probably stay here again. We paid around £25 a night, this was good value but if it was more than this (in the highest season) I wouldn't stay here. After all you can get more luxurious places on the beach for around £40-50...

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MickD239, Guest Relations Manager at Elephant and Castle Bungalows, responded to this review

We don`t normally reply to reviews. However, since you spent over an hour telling me how nice the place was and then you go and write several very pedantic reviews I feel it was a little two faced of you. would probably stay here again. - kind of says it all really. extra cost of 150baht per breakfast - as...

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 December 2016

These are great, basic but clean bungalows on Koh Chang, good value for money. A nice motorbike ride away from the major beaches, a great small family runnoodle shop (right of Tesco when you go down the drive way) and an awesome host with lovely dogs. We stayed 8 nights at this nice place and would definitely recommend it to...

Thank joostkr
Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

After reading the countless reviews on here we booked the last available bungalow just a day before arrival. We couldn't have been happier. John and his wife made us feel extremely welcome and comfortable. He had great advice and knows the island like the back of his hand. Great location, everything reachable in minutes by moped Highly recommended

Thank rups22
Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for eleven nights and enjoyed every minute. On arrival we were met by John and later Lan, we were offered a cold drink and shown to our bungalow which was clean and comfortable (everything you need) I instantly felt at home and relaxed. John loves his animals and one will certainly adopt you on your visit which...

1Thank LKJE
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed in elephant and castle for a few days, and they have been brilliant. Such a warm welcome by the owners and especially the dogs! The bungalow are perfect size and has every that you need, sitting on the balcony you can see the sunset in the distance. Town is just a 5 minute taxi ride only costing 50 Bart!...

2Thank HannaWhitey
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
Reviewed 24 April 2016

This was for the first time we selected a beach destination to have our anniversary celebration and we were very skeptical how this place will be but trust us we had a great time at John's. The bungalow's are cozy and evenly placed from each other just to maintain your privacy. The location is place tucked on the woods just...

1Thank shakil123
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic time at John's bungalows! Location is convenient right opposite to Tesco and ATMs, 5 min or less by motorbike to two of the nearest beaches. Rooms are clean and equipped with everything you need and nothing you don't + a spacious terrace overlooking the yard on to the sea. Our recommendation: Rent a motorbike and go...

2Thank Andrea P
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The bungalows were basic but everything you need. Aircon was essential as it was very humid when we went .John does an excellent breakfast we can recommend his omelettes, he is full of local knowledge and advise for trips . The bungalows are a 10 min walk from the beaches and bars either way and Tesco is opposite which is...

Thank 357melanie

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on a peaceful hillside, in beautiful gardens and backing onto the National Park of Koh Chang, which is virgin jungle. Bungalows have sea views, King size double bed, free Wi Fi, TV, shower/toilet/wet room, large wardrobe, fridge, tea/coffee making facility. 5 bungalows have Air con, 1 is fan only. The bungalows are kept spotlessly clean. Breakfast is available (extra charge). Situated just outside the busy main resort of White Sands & opposite Tesco Lotus which is handy for shopping but we are out of site. By taxi or motorbike we are with minutes of beaches, waterfalls, shops & restaurants. We can arrange other trips for you like elephant trekking, scuba diving, jungle trekking, Thai cookery or boat trips. The vibe on Koh Chang & at Elephant & Castle is one of relaxation. We can give you that as well as the personal touch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elephant and Castle Bungalows

Address: 13/13 1 moo4, Pearl Beach | Trat, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Trat Province > Ko Chang
Price Range: RM44 - RM127 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“All rooms are equal”
 of 5 bubbles H7228GJkiml, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Hire a motor bike (if you can ride) to visit the island”
 of 5 bubbles shakil123, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“only 6 bungalows so doesn't really make any difference all set in gardens”
 of 5 bubbles 357melanie, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All good four A/Cbungalows, one fan bungalow”
 of 5 bubbles 70travelpair, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I liked the higher bungalow but this may be simply because this was the one we had and I loved the view looking down "The Slope". However some of the others were sunnier in the late afternoon but really don't think you could go wrong with any.”
 of 5 bubbles 102Jane, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
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