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    Ark Bar Beach Resort

    159/89 Moo 2 | Chaweng Beach, Bophut, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good37%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “beach party” (82 reviews)
    “fire show” (51 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    This is a popular hotel esp. with the younger crowd (under 45''s) and Very much geared towards them and the party set. I found the staff very friendly and helpful. I can'y thank Check-in enough for their help as i had booked into another property...More

    Thank Stephen L
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Nice place 👍 Best fire show. I like so much this ARK bar on Chaweng beach. ARKbar Beach Resort is known around the world as the one-stop party destination in the heart of Chaweng Beach. In Samui perfect time

    Thank Aynek312
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had so much staying at Ark Bar with the nightly beach parties, the fun atmosphere at the pool and the ambience of the place. I would recommend if you're travelling in a group of friends or looking to party. The rooms are decent enough...More

    Thank Kiran B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    drunken euro trash, party vibe, hotel itself is dirty. The beach feels like a big SES pool, doesn't feel clean at all. Not a place that you should stay, maybe come to party for an evening and enjoy the fire show.

    Thank Frankie N
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We were there for a drink on the beach, after waiting for a very long time for a waiter I decided to go to the bar (at least 4 waiters were chatting among themselves). The cocktails were watered and served in a plastic cup, but...More

    Thank Andrea C
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$49 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #10 Top resorts Hotel in Chaweng
    • #28 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 320
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    • Location
    • Thailand >
    • Surat Thani Province >
    • Ko Samui >
    • Bophut >
    • Chaweng
    • Also Known As
    • Ark Bar Beach Hotel Chaweng ,
    • Ark Bar Beach Resort Ko Samui/Chaweng
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    pratik5354
    7 August 2017|
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    Response from pantealove | Reviewed this property |
    I didnt stay there but we passed by. No the rooms are not renovated. The hotel is in fact very old.
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    pratik5354
    3 August 2017|
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    Response from jlucca33 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know how recent the renovation was, but the overall appearance of the resort was newish! Nothing that I would complain about!
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    ahsirah
    17 June 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "Great hotel, request a room away from the pool & beach area just to avoid the live evening atmosphere..."
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    "Ocean view rooms are great for bikini viewing providing there are bikinis!!!"
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    "Choose room near the reception if you want a quiet one"
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    "Probably not a big difference between them. Your night will be shorter if the room is closer to the beach club"
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