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The Library

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#24 of 104 Hotels in Chaweng
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Stieglitz Tasmania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The thorough styling of this place is captivating, functional and a joy to experience. As others have noted, it is showing its age a little, but I would still recommend the experience. Apart from the unique styling, the location of the hotel and its connections with locale contribute much to the overall experience. The beachfront bar, restaurant and pool offer...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Considering it is a flagship location that is touted as a Design Hotel, my expectations were set very high. I imagine when it first opened, the hotel was truly stunning. The rooms feel right out of a magazine with the minimalist white floors and low platform bed. The small property is intimate and personal. The beach location is well cared...

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1Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely a must visit location in Koh Samui. Within a short distance drive from the popular Central Festival, it is a great place to chill and enjoy a wide variety of modern foods, especially tapas inspired meals and cocktails. Don't miss out ons thus unique and beautiful restaurant which also has some amazing accommodation available.

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Wolfeboro, New Hampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salmon and steaks - all cooked as ordered and to perfection with a full dining room with a number of large parties. If they can do it then they can do it anytime. Love the atmosphere and our server too. A book worth reading.

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2Thank Cindy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a same experience, We asked for the general manager or any senior staff but no one came to understand what we want. I personally suggest that please don't go there and mess up your holiday in Koh Samui. This was very unlikely Thai hospitality.

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst experience ever in koh samui. Very rude staff & unprofessional attitude. They were very rude in welcoming us even after taking our taking our reservation & on telling them to be polite in their behaviour they refused to serve the food to us because of which we all had to go to another Resturant . I strongly don't recommend...

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1Thank RishiAnand146
New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went as group of 20 people with prior reservation for drinks and dinner. The hotel staff was totally uncooperative and did not make us welcome to the hotel. We had to walk away from the hotel without food and the hotel staff insisted we pay them 4000THB for the food they refused to pack claiming they had no boxes...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I just want to write a quick note that my husband & I were having a bliss & peaceful time staying at this premises for over a week! This place for us is just perfect, I know nothing is perfect but The Library is just very close to that category. We are staying at P12, room is located upstairs with...

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1Thank Lia H
London
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Whilst walking down the busy road at Chaweng saw this inviting place with all tapas priced at 99baht and happy hour cocktails. Great choice. There was mosquito repellant availalbe too! The chilli factor was not toned down, when I asked for hot, it was hot! Good job!. Each tapas dish was freshly cooked and prepared by the smiling staff. Great...

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3Thank colourfulcloud
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Been there for last holiday few weeks ago, Its awesome place great interior design very cozy and luxury, Love the creative idea combination fusion menu" Thai's Tapas" valuable for the prices, various dishes and great taste.. If you guys traveling to Kho Samui I will recommend to visit "The Library" and chill out for drink at "Drink Gallery",.. Don't forget...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Library is a stunning conceptual hotel built in a semi-minimalist architectural design, located at the heart of Chaweng Beach. Shaped by the hands of an island local who was inspired by books and a simple lifestyle philosophy, the property has now become an international icon of style and was recently recognized by Tripadvisor as the number one trendiest hotel in Thailand (2012).The Library offers its guests a total of 26 unique accommodations in the form of Exotic Suites located on the ground floor, Smart Studios on the upper levels, an ultra-luxurious unit called the Bookmark and an expansive 2-Bedroom Suite. Interspersed with age-old trees and various works of art, The Library and its surroundings boast a balance of nature and culture. Interiors bathed in a minimalist palette are completed with modern facilities. True to the belief that a perfect holiday equals an opportunity to enjoy one good novel, guests are invited to browse through the well-curated collection of books at The Lib, which gives The Library its distinctive name. An award-winning restaurant called The Page is also open for all-day dining, and the Drink Gallery whips up an artistic blend of good food, warm vibes and the island's most fantastic drinks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Library

Address: 14/1 Moo 2, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range: RM1,184 - RM2,235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Library 4.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
The Library Hotel Bophut
Library Koh Samui
Library Hotel Koh Samui
The Library Ko Samui/Chaweng
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Chaweng
#12 Romantic Hotel in Chaweng
#16 Luxury Hotel in Chaweng
#22 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
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“Best view and stuning out door pool..”
Shin_Melb, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on ground floor are a bit larger and higher category - only concern are mosquitos”
franzd739, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms pretty good from what we saw...”
stj0hng, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go as near to the red pool as possible”
TrippingKev, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Be careful with accessibility: we had an upper floor room people with reduced mobility could never reach”
Francesca1709, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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