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Read all 98 reviews and thoughts (average: 4.12 out of 5) on the Baan Yin Dee before you book online.

5/5    Score based on 98 reviews

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Excellent
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Very Good
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3/5

Average

Overall, it was considerably good!
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POOL: It was a cosy cluster of rooms surrounding the pool. Pool was nice with a little of an infinity pool feel. One part of the pool was also a jacuzzi area which was lovely on a hot day and even...

4/5

Very Good

Nice Hotel - Good Value
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Stayed at this hotel in April, really nice position over looking the beach and sea. Although the Tuc Tuc's had problems getting up the hill! Overall lovely grounds and rooms very spacious and quiet,...    

4/5

Very Good

great view,a spacious room and wonderful breakfast
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We stayed the hotel only for two days and we felt it was too short to stay such a nice hotel. We loved great view of Patong beach,a spacious room located very front of pool, and wonderful breakfast,as...

4/5

Very Good

Breathtaking view, good breakfast, spacious rooms.
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A definite place to be at if you come as a couple. Rooms are spacious, welcome drink was the best I had, and the ala carte breakfast was quite something. Not the place to be in Phuket if you're up for...

4/5

Very Good

Very nice resort
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The room is very spacious! The view from the resort is very beautiful too because it is situated up the hill, which unfortunately tiring to walk to the beach.. Would be good if they have more frequent...

5/5

Excellent

Restaurant
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Best restaurant we had been to while on our stay in Thailand. Food choice was phenomenal with a great view of Patong beach to accompany it. Staff incredibly friendly even had the pleasure of chatting...

4/5

Very Good

Nice hotel, but cheatty sale of the rooms
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The hotel is pretty good, the room very spacy and very comfortable, and the food quite good. We had 3 major problems: 1. We paid for a room with private pool and when we arrived we realized that...

4/5

Very Good

Enchanting honeymoon
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We booked this hotel on our honeymoon trip to Phuket, and was very pleased with it. The lovely ambience, great views from your balcony made it more special. The hotel staff is very cooperative. The...

5/5

Excellent

Tranquil, Thai style boutique hotel
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If you need to stay in Patong and prefer to be in a tranquil spot away from the masses, this is definitely the place to stay. Location: An easy 10 minute walk downhill to Patong. I also enjoyed the...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing Boutique Resort...
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We stayed at Baan Yin Dee in August 2013, we are a family of four with two teenage daughters. Location: well located out of Patong but only a 10 - 15 minute down hill walk into the hustle and bustle...

2/5

Poor

Let down by the services
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I agree with the review done by "tasteitMelbourne". I chosed this hotel because it has Thai traditional decor and the pictures on the website. The room looks spacious and hotel seems has good view....

5/5

Excellent

Wow! What a beautiful place!
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This hotel is a lovely oasis a short distance away from the noise, crowds, and craziness of Phuket. We had never been to Phuket before so we first booked a place in town on the main street, which is...

3/5

Average

Time has not been kind !!
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This is our 3 rd stay at Baan yin Dee , last visit 5 years ago , at that time it truly was a 5 * boutique resort ! Sadly I now have to report it has dropped standards to below a standard resort !... 

4/5

Very Good

Good Location
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We stayed for 5 nights, the resort is in an excellent location with great views we got a good deal so didn't end up being too pricey. Rooms are big, clean and a nice place to stay, we had a room... 

4/5

Very Good

Up a crazy hill lays paradise
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Sure you have to climb a crazy hill to get home or pay a ridiculous 200 baht to a tuk tuk driver from Patong, but if you're looking for a quiet escape that's still amongst the hoards of farang...

4/5

Very Good

A Mixed Bag...sweet and sour.....
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There is one common theme I can co-relate with everyone who have shared their view on this resort, hospitality. Very courteous staff. The rooms were pretty spacious, nice balcony with a view of Patong...

5/5

Excellent

Baan Yin Dee Delivers again!
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This was our 2nd visit to Baan Yin Dee in 4 years. The Hotel and the Staff are one of the best you will ever stay in! The Rooms are large, clean and the staff always have smiles on their faces. Can't... 

4/5

Very Good

Great hotel
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Although within walking distance to the heart of Patong you feel like you are a million miles away. The hotel its self is very nice and has great views of the beach and the city. We enjoyed our at...

4/5

Very Good

Close to Patong but miles away
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The hotel is located approximately 2 kilometers from the hustle and bustle of Patong and yet may as well be a million miles away as it is quiet, tranquil and enjoys views over the ocean and city...

5/5

Excellent

Relaxing & Awesome view!
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I was a little nervous after reading some of the reviews on this site. I am constantly amazed by what people complain about! EG: The hotel is by a road! Seriously why complain about the road, it...

5/5

Excellent

A small slice of heaven!
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Having stayed at this Boutique Hotel, on 2 occasions now, I can honestly say that if you're looking for a place thats quiet but still within walking distance of Patong beach, has some of the best...

5/5

Excellent

Lovely small, private hotel with nicely furbished rooms and very friendly service.
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Very much enjoyed the stay-nice breakfast options and service. Only downside is the location, its a bit tricky to get down to patong and tuk tuks will try to charge a lot for the trip back because...

5/5

Excellent

great place to stay
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fantastic: staff, food, rooms, & views, stayed for 13 nights & we all had a great time, special thanks to all the staff, very friendly. we loved knoc he wes great, give cookie a kiss for us. yes would... 

4/5

Very Good

Enjoyable Stay
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My family and I stayed here for 8 nights in April 2012... there were a total of 6 adults across three rooms (with two of the rooms overlooking the swimming pools opposite the restaurant). All in all,...

1/5

Terrible

baan yin dee patong
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i now believe that most of the good reviews were conjured up by the management,what a disgusting place, our baggage was dumped on the stairs , the staff just looked but did nothing,we finally got to...

5/5

Excellent

Honeymoon
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It was great. I stayed for 5 days in junior suite. Friendly staff. Location is amazing but the taxi would ask for more money bcz it's up the hill. Toilette have only tissues no water like most...  

5/5

Excellent

Escape from your busy life.
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If your after the perfect place to relax and enjoy good fresh food with great views with honest hospitality this is it. My wife and I stayed for 10 nights and it is where we will return to stay on our... 

2/5

Poor

Not a 5* resort, 3 at best!
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We were going to stay 4 nights, but left after 2 nights. This hotel is not a 4 or 5 star. Very disappointed. It is however a reasonable location and a nice view of Patong, but that is all....

2/5

Poor

Very Disapointing
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Great location, peaceful and nice rooms. However the staff at the Rice restaurant were horrible!! Hotel management (owned by a Co. in SG) were purely focused on your dollar and not your experience and...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic.
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Baan Yin Dee is just beautiful. It has views over Patong and only has about 20 rooms.The rooms were large and had polished floor boards with a wonderful bathroom. Massive, deep black granite bathtub....  

5/5

Excellent

the best place for us!
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We loved everything about this hotel. For the price it was the best. The room was large and the view from room 311 was the best. The food was fantastic and made with so much love, go to the Rice...

4/5

Very Good

Great Views
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We stayed for just over a week admittedly during the rainy season. We were given great rooms as we were the only guests for the first few days. The view of Phuket across the stepped pools from out...

5/5

Excellent

Paradise!
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Had the most amazing time at BYD. The staff couldn't be more helpful and friendly. The hotel is just out of Town so not noisy or busy but only a small walk from the busy bars/restaurants. Food... 

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful
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Located on the hill south of the beach, the Baan Yin Dee hotel was a slice of paradise for us. Only minutes away from the madness that is Patong, the hotel is small, having only 20 or so...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful place
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On top of the hill, south of patong beach. ideally located if you don't want the annoyance of the night life. You need either a car of a scooter to move around, but the rental is cheap and the hotel...

5/5

Excellent

What an amazing experience
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The title says it all. Spent 11 amazing days lounging by the pool surrounded by the wonderful smiles of all the staff. Brilliantly placed away from all the noise and business of Patong, but only a 2...

5/5

Excellent

Cool place
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Nice rooms with great views. Clean. Very reasonable prices on food. Sometimes a miss on the cocktails but still very tasty. Very serene and quiet. We loved it.

4/5

Very Good

Small and cozy,
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This is small property, around 20+ rooms/suites, far enough from busy and noisy Patong Beach but close enough if you want to visit it's endless rows of shops and restaurants and other services. The...

4/5

Very Good

Relaxing with Friends
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This resort ,situated on the hill overlooking Patong Beach is the total package ,the peace and quiet when you wanted it and the ability to have social interaction with friends around the bar at other... 

5/5

Excellent

Excellent
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This hotel has great food and fantastic service exeeded expectatuions will be back in the near future

5/5

Excellent

Total relaxation
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If you want a stress free holiday this is the place. We stayed a week for a wedding and were waited on hand and foot. The staff are so friendly and accommodating and they arranged all transport if...

5/5

Excellent

Baan Yin Dee
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What a great place to stay. We have stayed in many hotels and resorts all over the world and Baan Yin Dee rates very highly with us. The staff here are fantastic. Nothing is ever a problem for them...

5/5

Excellent

A beautiful boutique experience
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We spent 8 days at the resort with friends-we have travelled a lot-but never stayed at a boutique resort-and it is absolutely worth it! The staff are so personal and friendly-every encounter was with...

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful Wedding Reception and Holiday Resort
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We spent 10 days at Baan Yin Dee with family & friends for our daughter's marriage. The reception was held here and a lot of work put in by the staff-lovely flower & light decorations, beautifully...   

5/5

Excellent

My first taste of Thailand
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The staff at this fabulous resort are the icing on the cake. We have just spent 12 days at Baan Yin Dee and each time we returned, day or night, there was someone with a welcoming smile. Nothing is...

5/5

Excellent

Loved every little bit!
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We spent our last night in Thailand at the Baan Yin Dee after having been in Surin Beach for over a week (10-15mins from Patong) and we absolutely LOVED everything about the Baan Yin Dee! The Pool...

5/5

Excellent

Nothing is too much trouble
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Overlooking Patong beach is this fabulous boutique resort with fabulous, friendly staff. Nothing is too much trouble for them and they make you feel welcome the minute you walk up the stone steps to...

5/5

Excellent

'A Little Bit of the True Thailand' - Baan Yin Dee
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We've just returned from 13 glorious days in Thailand. A huge part of this glory was our stay at Baan Yin Dee. Seriously, if you want to see the true Thailand stay here. The resort reflects...  

5/5

Excellent

just like livin in paradise
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this hotel is just perfect good location looking over patong beach. the hotel is very clean and rooms are of a high standard with everthing u need. the staff are very polite and freindly with nothng a...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing, Beautiful and Fabulous Staff
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I have stayed at the Baan Yin Dee 7 times over the years and always had a fantastic experience. I have stayed in regular rooms, the pool suites and the Presidential Suite. I like all the rooms but...

5/5

Excellent

Loved the place will be back again and again
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This was our second visit to Baan Yin Dee and from the moment we returned it was as if we had truly returned home. The staff remembered our names and made us feel incredibly special. The Resort is...

5/5

Excellent

They made me feel special in their own special way.
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We love this resort. It is small and 5 mins out of Patong main centre and overlooking the Beach. The rooms are wonderful and large as are the bathrooms. It's peaceful and relaxing. Best of all...

4/5

Very Good

Fantastic Boutique Hotel
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My husband and I stayed at Baan Yin Dee for 9 nights in August this year. The location is fantastic (on the hill above Patong) . Close enough to the hustle of Patong but far enough away to completely...

5/5

Excellent

Good View and Good Service
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I stayed at here last week. All staff are friendly. Good Service. The restaurant and pool area can see Patong Beach view. Enjoy a romantic dinner. We saw light around the beach. Sure, next year we...

5/5

Excellent

Gorgeous Boutique Hotel in Patong
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Baan Yin Dee is a beautiful little resort on the hill overlooking Patong. The value for money was wonderful, and the Thai food was delicious! This is truly a hidden gem, and I will be back again,...

3/5

Average

quiet & peaceful but in need of some serious TLC (refurbishment)
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My partner and I stayed at the Baan Yin Dee after 8 nights in Patong. The reason we stayed here was because I had experienced a night here during the tsunami and thought that it was the best thing...

4/5

Very Good

A relaxing oasis
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Baan Yin Dee is a quite oasis away from the madness of Patong Beach and it teeming streets. It sits high on a hill, but is only a 10-minute walk downhill to the beach. You will want to take a Tuk Tuk... 

4/5

Very Good

Decent, great service but a little run down
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The place looks very fancy from the outside and the restaurant and outdoor pool areas were well maintained. The rooms are a little run down - pressure of the water was inconsistent, the flush doesn't...

5/5

Excellent

The Best Place
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I would like to say that the previous review does not suggest or reflect the tranquility of this place.I think if you want the best this is the place.The staff are fantastic food exceptional and I...

5/5

Excellent

A view overlooking Patong Beach
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Sensational Hotel with loads of personal touches and friendly, helpful staff. A place to chill, or just 10 minutes out of Patong enjoy nightlife, shops, beach everything it has to offer. A little...   

3/5

Average

Decent but I Won't Return
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I stayed here due to a special deal we found online. We researched the property and found the review to be rather decent. Here's a synopsis of our experience: Pros: - Beautiful view of Patong...

2/5

Poor

staying here ruined mine, and my friends relaxing holiday
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On arrival to the Baan yin dee, we were told our rooms were 'deluxe rooms' when we had clearly booked 'swim access rooms' nothing was done about this mistake. Once we were in our 2 rooms, the group...

4/5

Very Good

Attentive and helpful staff, away from the madness of Patong
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I stayed here for 4 nights in January 2011. The hotel is stunning and the rooms are huge and beautiful. The bed is very very comfortable too. There is also free wifi which i found invaluable. The...

5/5

Excellent

A peaceful and attractive place to stay with fine views
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I liked this place very much. I had reserved a junior suite, which was a huge room with a large balcony overlooking the pool and beyond Patong bay. The room was stylish as befits a boutique hotel and...

3/5

Average

Ritz-Carlton Service Is An Overstatement
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The guesthouse was nice, but I felt like it was not worth the money that I put forward ($120-130). I stayed at another B&B in Patong which was closer to the beach, costs less and had impeccable...

5/5

Excellent

Ritz Carlton quality service and hospitality
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We loved the resort from the moment we arrived. The staff was amazing and the suite we stayed in was gorgeous! We can't wait to come back and stay at this beautiful and quaint resort

5/5

Excellent

Nice hotel, perfect view and good fusion restaurant
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Very nice situated small hotel (about 20 rooms) with a good view over Patong Beach. Not in the middle of Patong's nightlife so at night it's romantic and quiet. Can take free shuttle's 5 times a day...

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful, professional, enjoyable.
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We stayed here on the second leg of our honeymoon last February. Coming from Samui, I booked a private limousine for the two of us. I was shocked to learn that the manager would be coming back to...

1/5

Terrible

Worst expirience - DON'T go there!
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Booked the room for 5 nights…. Checked out after 1! The location is BAD, located next to a busy road filled with heavy trucks. We got a pool access room (cost extra). The room as such was romantic and...

4/5

Very Good

Nice and quiet hotel
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Good place for family to stay. Small hotel, rooms very nice. Only 15 min walk to Patong Beach (or 3min by Taxi). Hotel pools were perfect for relaxing and swimming. Place is clean but not new any...

3/5

Average

So so
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This hotel is quite small, which if you like the boutique feel as I do, is a good thing. It has a good view if you get the right rooms and when we were there it was nice and quiet. The staff are also...

4/5

Very Good

Romantic Escape
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We just came back from Phuket where we stayed for 8 nights. It was our 3rd time on Phuket and we always try a new hotel. I booked it because I really like boutique hotels (they are always unique and...   

5/5

Excellent

Very nice Boutique Resort
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We stayed here for 4 nights, we enjoyed the stay a lot. The Resort is quite far from the center on a hill that overlook Patong, we were glad that it was not close to Patong crazy beach, because we...

4/5

Very Good

Restful!
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If the hustle and bustle of Patong is your kind of thing then this is not the place for you! The staff here are friendly and helpful without bein over bearing. Perhaps be use it's the raining season...

5/5

Excellent

Relaxation venue with great food
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The room is very nice with the pool just a step outside the door, the hotel is overlooking the whole of Patong Beach which is wonderful especially at night. The food is a fusion of western and Thai... 

5/5

Excellent

The hidden gem of Patong
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We stayed at Baan Yin Dee for 1 week during our honeymoon, loved every single minute of it! To start, it is an uphill ride from Patong beach, so you get the beautiful view but without the noise,...

5/5

Excellent

Simply the Best
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This place was so beautiful. The staff are friendly and very helpful. The breakfast is so so so good. the views are amazing. the rooms are huge and clean. pool is lovely. Called it home for a week. 2...

5/5

Excellent

The best place to stay in Patong
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After staying in the busy part of Patong near the beach, it was a wonderful change to stay in this lovely little place. It has a strange entry, but once in you will find the staff delightful, the...

5/5

Excellent

Two weeks of rest and relaxation, fantastic...........
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We stayed at Baan yin dee for two weeks in March. We found the resort to be wonderful. The staff were really friendly. One day we had trouble with the air con, and the staff were there to fix is...     

5/5

Excellent

The perfect balanced place to stay in Phuket
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I am a regular visitor to Phuket and every year i try different hotels. There are more exclusive, more beautiful, more beautifu. more... hotels. But Baan Yin Dee is the best in terms of balance. It is...

5/5

Excellent

A perfect phuket experience, the people were magnificent. We wer
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It was a perfect spot for us, We stayed in a pool villa, what can I say, I'm a bit confused about all the negative reviews. We can not say enough about Baan Yin Dee. The staff were absolutely...

4/5

Very Good

Nice location, big room, but....
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This small resort is located in Patong, but not really in the busy/crazy places down by the beach which was such a relief after spending the day there. The room was enormous, the bathroom even bigger...

2/5

Poor

Never leave pocessions under air conditioner
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I had my phone charging over night on the desk underneath the air conditioner duct and woke up with my cell phone in a pool of water (that had leaked from the air con). Then advised reception of the...

2/5

Poor

I wouldn't recommend it...
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Our first room, a pool access room, turned out to be a disaster. First, there was no hot water, then the toilet wouldn't flush. Finally, the piece de resistance: a HUGE roach strolling across the...

2/5

Poor

Lovely location, dirty place.
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We stayed here for our honeymoon and were initially amazed by the beutiful grounds and wonderful view of Phuket beach. This is the perfect place for a quiet retreat. I loved that our room opened onto...     

5/5

Excellent

Perfect for a relaxing getaway!
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We stayed at the Baan Yin Dee Resort for 7 nights back in March/April this year and loved it. The hotel is gorgeous, and very well designed. If you're looking for somewhere quiet and romantic then I...

3/5

Average

Nice Hotel - Staff let it down
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Just returned from Thailand with a 5 night stay at this resort. Rooms and pool were fantastic and the food was lovely too. Very romantic hideaway but the below points spoilt our stay: Staff were...   

2/5

Poor

Potentially a great hotel, let down by two many things.
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BAAN YIN DEE I wish I had discovered this website before our stay at this hotel. Check in was fast, and we were shown to a 800 sq.ft junior suite. Huge bedroom with decent bathroom with huge...

5/5

Excellent

Gorgeous, no need to see Phuket at all
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I spent 3 days at the Baan Yin Dee over New Year's Eve with my boyfriend in 2006 and though we did not like Phuket at all we loved the hotel and stayed in much of the time. The hotel threw a party on...

4/5

Very Good

Nice place overlooking the ocean from close to top of the hill.
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Nice place overlooking the ocean from close to top of the hill. Place to bring love one.

5/5

Excellent

Gorgeous, small resort with lovely views of Patong Beach
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We stayed here for 4 nights of our 8 night stay in Phuket. We had booked the accommodation through a last minute website and received a great deal that included daily breakfast. We booked a pool...     

5/5

Excellent

Picture Perfect
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If you are after relaxation away from the hustle and bustle then thsi hotel is for you. We stayed at 3 hotels while in Patong and this hotel rates very well. The rooms are large, we stayed in a...

2/5

Poor

ABOVE PATONG
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Stayed at the Baan yin dee in january2009. Great location above Patong bay. Stayed in a junior suite..unfortunately had 2kids and this is not a kid friendly resort.. Also thought the...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing Hotel
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I loved this hotel - really was something special. The rooms are big - the bathroom was massive and oh so special. The view is fantastic - it is on a road - but we heard no traffic - even when at the...

4/5

Very Good

Lovely hotel, pricey food.
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My husband, myself and our sister and brother-in law stayed six nights at the Baan Yin Dee in Phuket at the end of March 2009. It is a beautiful hotel with many lovely design details, cool swimming...   

1/5

Terrible

Worst hotel in Phuket
Date:
We left the Millenuim after 12 days and went to the Baan Yin Dee for the remainder of our holiday being 10 days what a mistake that was. The rooms are dirty the airconditioning was old ,dirty and...

1/5

Terrible

Thieves climbing in thru locked balcony doors at 4 am when you sl
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We arrived at the hotel on Jan 28, 2009 The first night I recognised that the lock to the balcony door had been "messed" with and had the stuff come up and take a look at it. They did and said they...

3/5

Average

Not as Good or Boutique as it used to be...
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Ive stayed here before in mid 08' and had a great time. Went back in Jan 09' and found quite a different experience. Reservation not correct (booked 2 rooms) they only had 1 and they argued with me...