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Reviews of Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort

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Read all 291 reviews and thoughts (average: 4.17 out of 5) on the Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort before you book online.

5/5    Score based on 291 reviews

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5/5

Excellent

Highly Recommended
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Booked and stayed in a junior suite which provided more internal and external space and great views over the pool and to the ocean beyond. Room was very nice and spacious with authentic Thai touches....

4/5

Very Good

worth the money
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Le meridien Phuket is a very good hotel and worth every penny. The price is relativekly very high. The one big problem of the this hotels is simply the accomedation. The rooms are large, wooden made,...

3/5

Average

Wi Fi / pool service / massage / room service
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This hotel is far the mark, Wi Fi - the fact that they charge what they do - 1500bht per device for 5 days is just ridiculous . We are currently here for 8 days over three rooms and they are just...

3/5

Average

6 star prices, 3.5 star hotel
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I am staying at the Le Meridian as you read this review. (If you're reading in January, Lol!) We arrived at the hotel on Jan.21st and staying through to Jan.26th. What a terrible hotel. It needs a...

4/5

Very Good

Great retreat - but watch the taxi fares !
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Mum dad, and 2 kids - usual scenario. LOVED the hotel and facilities and was pleased with the service. They especially went out of their way to accommodate my family for an extra few days stay (even...

4/5

Very Good

nice hotel
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My family and i spent 4 nights at Le Meridien Phuket,the hotel is really big but not very crowded.The beach setting is nice and private and there was a baby elephant that comes every morning and you...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent Stay
Date:
Do not confuse this LeMeridien with the one is KhaoLak Beach. I made the reservation at KhaoLak and the cab driver took us to this location. So we ended up staying here. The hotel was full but it...

5/5

Excellent

Not there yet but on our way
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My family and I have not yet arrived at the resort but I just wanted to let everyone know of the excellent service my husband and I have already received even before we have checked in. My husband and...

4/5

Very Good

isolated, private beach, limited choice of restaurants
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overall very good impression. The best feature is the hotels private beach, the worst is the large number of noisy and drunk russian speaking tourist. Accommodations are comfortable, free wifi access...   

4/5

Very Good

Russian Resort
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I'm left with conflicting emotions. On one hand, this is a beautiful hotel with its own magnificent private beach, the hotel restaurants are good and the staff friendly. On the other hand, you are...

5/5

Excellent

Very nice!
Date:
My husband and I stayed in Le Meridien for 2 nights. Generally speaking we find this resort excellent! We stayed in Deluxe Pool View Room on the top floor with Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG)...

2/5

Poor

lots to say...
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I am a butique hotel owner and had 30yrs in tourism business already so, do believe that I am the right person to critique this place. Every one smiles in Thailand;so this is not something special to...

5/5

Excellent

Can't go past the location!
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I stayed here with my 14yr old son, for 5nts from 9-14Dec. Booked a Garden view twin but we were upgraded to Pool View Rm on arrival. Would definitely book a Garden or Pool view to get a renovated...

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful beach, friendly staff, good food
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The resort is lovely, great swimming pools (especially for swimming lengths) and nice beach with beach bars for lunch or evening drink. The selection of restaurants is great (Thai, Italian, Buffet,...

4/5

Very Good

Fantastic location away from Bangor road
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This is the second time we have stayed here... since the first time they have renovated so the rooms are much cleaner and modern. Room size is great, bed very comfortable, great amenities. The...

2/5

Poor

Good service & food but the rooms are very small and smells BAD!
Date:
We stayed 5 nights at this hotel and find the rooms to be very small and lacking. The common areas such as the lobby, bars, pool, and the beach were very nice. And the service and the food were...

1/5

Terrible

Great resort, bad service
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I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights and had the worst experience in Thailand (15 days visit). The hotel was great the beach was clean and amazing but I had food poisoning from their food (had burger...

5/5

Excellent

Perfect if you need to unwind
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Beautiful hotel, excellent service and good chorice of restaurants. Very nice for a long stay or if you need a rest. Well equiped gym and lots of activities both for adults and children. Very nice...

4/5

Very Good

Superb facility, not 5 star service
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Stayed 4 nights, checking in after midnight the first night. I used starpoints. Why is it that some starwood hotels treat their gold members exceptionally and some, particularly the higher end...

4/5

Very Good

Good hotel
Date:
Nice and clean private beach, rooms are clean, staff are polite and nice... hotel is in good location and very near to Patong.... breakfast is ok overall.... pool is very big and clean..... the hotel...

2/5

Poor

Hotel falls far short of the brand and certainly its 5 star rating. Temper your expectations before you go.
Date:
The staff overall were terrific, polite and very welcoming, so my disappointment was not around that, but more so the quality of the hotel itself and certainly the cuisine. The rooms were dated and...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent beach resort
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Private beach, with this gigantic beach resort. What was great: 1. Huge number of rooms 2. Great dining options, including a beach barbeque, bar by the pool 3. Large hotel, very spacious, e.g....

5/5

Excellent

Even better the second time around
Date:
I vacationed at this property in May 2012. At the end of my review I said that I would return. I returned to Phuket for a few days in mid November and returned to the Le Meridien Hotel. The property...

5/5

Excellent

a relaxing paradise
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I spent 7 nights at this resort after a long trip in Asia. The check in was prompt and efficient despite I arrived at 1 am. I was personally accompanied to the room which to my suprise was upgraded to...

4/5

Very Good

Great Vacation!
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Moved in to Le Meridien at Karon from The Westin Siray Bay. Warmly welcomed by the front desk staffs to go with some welcome refreshments. Staffs are really friendly and escorted us up to the room by...

5/5

Excellent

Loved it!
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We are here for 12 nights and absolutely have fell in love with the resort. Pros: - lots of swimming pools - beach hut serving cheap drinks at 100 baht and up. Not associated with the hotel. ...

4/5

Very Good

Sun, sand, relax and enjoy
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Perfect location in a little valley with absolute beach frontage to a protected, white sandy beach. Only 10 mins by tuk-tuk (200Bt) to the markets, restaurants and fleshpots of Patong, but you don't...

4/5

Very Good

Great location and right on the beach!
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Le Meridien has the advantage of being one of the older hotels in Phuket and thus has sprawling lawns, a prime location and is right on the beach. It is only a few minutes away from Patong. I stayed...

3/5

Average

Not Impressed
Date:
We did not have a good experience at Le Meridien Phuket. There are some positives but you couldn't pay me to stay here again. Pros: -The beach. It is very nice that they have their own private...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful stay
Date:
after staying in a very bad hotel, we moved to Le meridien hotel, everything is gr8 very good location, very big pool, the view is awesome from ocean view rooms, you can never get better view...

1/5

Terrible

there shouldnt be an elephant there!!
Date:
a baby elephant comes there everyday and makes a show to people, poor animal stays under the sun for hours and tries to make money for owners. Away from mother elephant. elephants shouldnt be kept at...

4/5

Very Good

Nice resort, fantastic little stretch of private beach
Date:
We just enjoyed a 4 day 3 night stay at the Le Meridien. It was a company bonus trip so I didn't make the booking hence no comments. I really liked that Le Meridien had:- - a nice private little...

5/5

Excellent

We will return soon...
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A beautiful resort on the beach. I must admit I was terrified of a natual disaster...but the Staff at the hotel were always smiling, so kind and willing to help, and give us information. Really put me...

5/5

Excellent

Super return visit!!
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Just got back from a 2 week holiday at Le Meridien - it's the second time we have been here and it was still as good as we remembered from the first time. Everybody at the hotel is especially helpful...

5/5

Excellent

Our favourite place......
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We are a family of 2 adults, 16 yo, 14 yo and 10 yo. This was our third time to this resort in 4 years as a family, my husband and i have been five times over a 17 year period and we love it more each... 

5/5

Excellent

Just perfect!!!
Date:
I can't praise this resort enough. We went to Phuket late 2005 at the time when the Island was recovering from the tsunami. Le Meridien was sensational so keen on rebuilding not only the hotel but... 

5/5

Excellent

Heaven
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Spent 9 nights as a couple. Cannot fault this hotel. Perfect setting, quiet and only a 200 Baht taxi into Patong. Staff very happy and obliging. Breakfasts were very good. This was for our 25th...

5/5

Excellent

Lovely holiday resort...
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I'll start at the beginning. They made our pick up at the airport easy. It was about $40 for the 45 minute trip from the airport. They picked us up in a nice Toyota sedan. Our clean & tidy room...

3/5

Average

So so ... won't go back in a hurry
Date:
The last time I was at the Le Meridien Phuket was in the 90s! so I was looking forward to staying there again. Rooms in the wing I stayed at have been renovated and are modern and comfortable...

5/5

Excellent

Perfect Phuket
Date:
This hotel is amazing. It has Everything you could ask for and more. I didn't want to leave. The staff were friendly, the room was comfortable with a beautiful modern bathroom. There were excellent...

5/5

Excellent

AMAZING RESORT
Date:
We are just home from 8 nights at Le Meridien Beach Resort....OMG amazing holiday!!! So glad we took our travel agents advice to stay here, the private beach is just so wonderful as are the pool...

4/5

Very Good

Nice hotel
Date:
Really good hotel, the only thing that was not great was the room, a bit small and disappointing ..... But the food was great, easy access into town, tuk tuk or just walk as its not far... The beach...

5/5

Excellent

Best resort in Phuket!
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We were here for a wedding with 45 other guests! We had a fantastic time here! It is by far the best resort as it has its own private beach only for guests, the wedding was held on the beach organized...         

5/5

Excellent

Best hotel ever!!
Date:
I think that the Le Meridien is one of the best resorts I have ever stayed in! The best thing is the service, pool, and the breakfast meals. My family really loved it and are hoping we go back next...

3/5

Average

Top Beach Location, Below 5 Star Standards Hotel
Date:
after many stays at the marriott propertys and other 5 star hotels in and around phuket we wanted to try something different. so our choice was the le merdien, because we have known already before...

4/5

Very Good

It's all about the private beach and it's worth for this
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For those of you that are familiar with Phuket, you know that there are not many resorts with private beach. Here are some: Amanpuri, The Shore at Kathathani, Aleenta, Andara, Amari Coral Beach...and...

3/5

Average

Old ocean-facing rooms.
Date:
I am not sure how this hotel could get a 5-star rating. The workers there told us that it is 23-year old, and it shows in the ocean-facing rooms and in all communal areas in the accommodation blocks....

5/5

Excellent

Couldn't be better
Date:
We just got back from 4 Nights in Le meridien. hotel have privet beach and nice pool Breakfast is perfect. the rooms are spacious and very clean. A littel disappointment from Kids club. the stuff...    

5/5

Excellent

Pure Luxury
Date:
If you want to feel special and be totally relaxed whilst in the hustle and bustle of Phuket. This is the place to stay. The staff are amazing and very accomodating, the hotel is beautiful and well...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic Hotel
Date:
Have not long returned from a wnderful holiday in phuket staying at the Le Meriden for 8 nights with friends.This was our 4th holiday in phuket'love the place. The hotel was fantastic no problems at...

5/5

Excellent

great stay
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comfy bed, Spacious room. breakfast is great. great hotel for family and couples. if you want to travel to patong you have to get a taxi, normally about 200thb, but might charge higher if you want to...   

4/5

Very Good

Maintenance need improvement
Date:
A nice resort and good services and some nice restaurants, nice beach and good Le Spa services. However, maintenance/refurbishments are required in some areas, such as the restroom next to Le Spa -...

5/5

Excellent

Gem of a hotel.
Date:
The property is absolutely fantastic - getting away from the hectic beaches, this hotel felt like a private oasis. You'll have to take taxis or tuk-tuks to/from the city, but this is only a minor...

4/5

Very Good

Great hotel in a nice location
Date:
Just home after spending ten nights at this hotel. It is located in a secluded cove with a beautiful beach. The swimming pools are huge and the rooms were clean and well serviced . Also the staff were...

5/5

Excellent

A Magical Resort
Date:
My Husband and I stayed here for a second time to Celebrate my Birthday. It's nice and comforting to add that the resort has maintained its Excellent High Standards. In fact, I would go as far as to...

4/5

Very Good

Big pools and a nice private beach
Date:
This hotel is a good choice if you are after of a quiet relaxed holiday. They have 2 big pools and a beautiful beach. The hotel has a few restaurants inside the vicinity of the hotel and one local...

5/5

Excellent

Honeymoon Holidays
Date:
The hotel is interesting from the entrance. The security there allow you to entry only if you are hotel guest. As soon as you finish with check in they take you to your room and they explain to you...  

5/5

Excellent

Rest. POROFINO Nicolio Chef
Date:
Last Saturday evening I decided to have a look at the beautiful Hotel Le Meridien locatd aouside patong beach in Phuked and to have there a walk on the top beautiful private beach !! what a pleasure...

5/5

Excellent

A great place to stay
Date:
We stay for 8 day and can not fault anything . My husband is visual impaired and there were ramps next to all the stairs . The staff would help him if I was not around. The food was excellent the...

1/5

Terrible

Dated and dirty
Date:
The resort occupies a pretty big area and offers many activities, but the decor is very clearly dated. Upon check-in, the toilet seat had blood on it. I was so disgusted I almost gagged and wiped it...

5/5

Excellent

Super hotel
Date:
Great hote. Booked at this hotel for five nights and it was really beautiful. The reception was fantastic and wonderful room overlooking the sea.Treatment was very good. And the room tidy and new... 

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful Beach
Date:
Stayed at the Meridien in Sept. the weather was great so the beach was lovely. Had the Buffet with all you can drink wine and it was great value for money The rooms were modern and the air-con was...

5/5

Excellent

The best hotel i have visit
Date:
We visit Le meridien phuket in August 2012 for our honeymoon. The hotel was very clean, the pool was clean. The breakfast buffet had a lot of variety and can satisfy all tastes. We eat dinner at the...

4/5

Very Good

One of the better hotels in Phuket
Date:
Best thing about this hotel was its location.it had a superb private beach, which was always kept immaculate. Some of the rooms could do with updating, but still very comfortable. Evening...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful time with family
Date:
Just came back from a stay at this hotel and overall we had a wonderful stay. The property is a bit old but well-kept. The beach is quiet, secluded and very clean. After a few days around Phuket I...

5/5

Excellent

If you have children forget the rest
Date:
There may be better places to stay - who knows - but I searched high and low for the nicest place in Phuket for our family because poor quality or dirty food and lodgings scares the living daylights...

5/5

Excellent

Wow what a great hotel in a perfect location.
Date:
We came here on a friends recommendation, this hotel is in a great location with it's own beautiful private beach, away from the hustle and bustle but only a short 5 minute ride either way to patong...

5/5

Excellent

Le Meridien..again
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I have stayed at this resort before, and I am here now again for another stay. i was upgraded to a junior suite thanks to my spg platinum status. This offers me a free drink in the evenings, a huge...

5/5

Excellent

Paradise
Date:
Well we were picked up at the airport with hotel car taken to hotel never saw our luggage until it was in our room.every thing first class reception staff very friendly first night ate in restaurant...

5/5

Excellent

Will definately come back!
Date:
We stayed 4 nights at this beautiful resort with our parents and two young children and took up two rooms which were renovated with a view of the sea. Our first impressions were the warmth of the...

4/5

Very Good

Feeling a bit dated, but the renovated rooms might save it
Date:
The hotel lobby is a typical tropical beach-front open plan lobby but feels a bit run down upon entry and you certainly get plenty of time to review it as the check-in process takes quite some time....

4/5

Very Good

A tiny bit of Paradise but don't eat the pizza's!!
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I stayed here for the first time and everything was of a standard you would expect!! Check in was fine if a little slow then the long walk to your room!! This was amazing that you walk do far to the...

4/5

Very Good

Has the potential to be great
Date:
We stayed here for ten days in 2 interconnecting rooms as a family of five. Having stayed in a lesser quality resort beforehand we really noticed the difference on arrival that we were at an...

4/5

Very Good

'Le Spa' to the rescue
Date:
Went to Le Meridien Phuket with 2 other families, all of us had kids ranging from age 1 to 6 (6 kids in total to be exact!) The hotel: Its good, but not great. There are a lot of facilities...

3/5

Average

not the best, but meet expectations
Date:
This hotel has a pretty good location i must say, it is located a mere ten mins away from the infamous Patong area, about 150-200 baht taxi ride, do not take the taxi that is arranged by the hotel, it...

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful Private Beach
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The hotel staff greats you with a warm smile in the big, slanted roof lobby and you instantly loose the fatigue of driving from the airport (which is really far). Rooms are very good with nice view of...

5/5

Excellent

Relax and get pampert
Date:
The best hotel on this island, private beach , no road noise ,excellent selection of restaurants and if you need some action--- Patong-- is easy to reach. But actually you do not have to leave the...

5/5

Excellent

An outstanding holiday retreat
Date:
Just lovely! The hotel offers five star service and five star facilities, the hotel is set in a lively small bay. Hotel rooms in the front offers a beachview and pool view, at the back ll get...

4/5

Very Good

Good Property
Date:
Positives: - Own Private beach which is clean, sea is nice with blue waters - 10 minutes taxi ride to Patong beach - Large number of swimming pools for guests Not so positive: - Property...

2/5

Poor

We won't come back
Date:
After reading all the reviews, I thought this would be a nice place to spend a few days with my 3 children. What a disapointment! The hotel doesn't have any charm at all. It is even depressing. The...

5/5

Excellent

hotel with best private beach and buffet.
Date:
this was our first trip to thailand. the hotel we entered was majestic. it had all the luxiries of a resort. the beach was clean. buffet was excellent. the rooms and bathroom was also good. but...

3/5

Average

Exactly what you would expect from Thailand
Date:
We stayed 5 nights. Checkin was appauling - over 25 minutes - and that was faster than the people either side of me who had arrived earlier than us.The room was clean, comfortable and a reasonable... 

1/5

Terrible

Stay Away
Date:
My family and I were expecting a little bit of luxury having seen the high standard set by Le Meridien, Hong Kong. Boy were we surprised. Upon arrival I thought the driver had taken me to the wrong...

5/5

Excellent

Loved Le Meridien Phuket
Date:
We spent 9 nights enjoying this resort. The beach is secure and beautiful. The staff are friendly and attentive. The ambiance of the restaurants around the pools is great at night and we enjoyed...

4/5

Very Good

Well run by management
Date:
Due to our good experiences with Le Meridien in Chiang Rai we choose this resort in Phuket. For our taste the resort was too big. This has however nothing to do with the quality of the hotel. You can...

5/5

Excellent

Heaven
Date:
Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort offers accommodation you'll never forget. As soon as we arrived from the airport they offered us cold juice and towel to relax. Located on a gulf not to far...

5/5

Excellent

Paradise in Phuket
Date:
What more can I say other than - this resort was amazing! The service, staff, rooms and food were great. I would definitely recommend staying at this resort, it is perfect for families and a great...

4/5

Very Good

Amazing
Date:
The location is excellent. Fantastic family holiday. Excellent facilities. Nice choice of five restaurants. The Italian restaurant has fantastic food. Close to the city for comfort but just so far as...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful !!
Date:
This hotel is definitely worth it ! A marvellous place, very nice rooms, great private beach and swimming pools. You can't find a better place to relax and enjoy your holidays. Of course, there's...

5/5

Excellent

Another great stay
Date:
This is the second time we have stayed at this wonderful hotel. It is very clean, safe and the staff will always welcome you with the warmest of Thai greetings! The beach is awesome. It is private so...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent
Date:
This was our third trip to Phuket and Le Meridien made it our best vacation ever. We stayed 8 nights, was originally 9 but our arrival flight was cancelled due to typhoon. The management was aware of...

4/5

Very Good

Does what it says on the tin!
Date:
Me and my wife booked this hotel very last minute. What I would say is that if you are a family - come here. There are endless activities for kids, lots of sport activites, beach activities, 10...

4/5

Very Good

Excellent stay on business
Date:
I stayed at this hotel during a business seminar. Although I was not able to thoroughly enjoy the resort and its facilities during my stay, the layout and activities looked great! The only down...

3/5

Average

Great location, helpless staff.
Date:
Location is great. Massive property with private beach. Lots of activities for all ages (mini golf, volleyball, archery). Just don't make a request of the staff. Very simple things like extending...

4/5

Very Good

Nice hotel
Date:
Stayed in the hotel during July 2012 while travelling with kids. First impression was not great as the lady at reception delayed us while checking in but as soon as I requested to see the Manager,...

5/5

Excellent

A fantastic family resort
Date:
Just spent a week at Le Meridien Phuket with our 4 year old, our second visit to this resort, we travel to Thailand every year and this remains a great place for a family vacation. The beach and pool...

5/5

Excellent

perfect place to stay for everyone ,let it be family or individual
Date:
hi hotel has so much to do , there is no need to move out of hotel. has everything inside like excellent sandy beach, big pool, golf, putting ground, shooting range, tennis, table tennis, scuba...

3/5

Average

Some good bad and ugly
Date:
We recently spent 7 nights at Le Meridien Phuket and overall can say our stay was pretty average with regards to this hotel. The minus points were - our check in took +/- 30 minutes amid a lot of...

3/5

Average

Some great some not
Date:
Most things in hotel are okay, the royal suite is really bad, the air conditioner is noisy and are old styled where the air comes from bottom and goes up. When there's rain the seats in the balcony...

5/5

Excellent

Best value for $
Date:
after 3 nights at basic cost hotel in the middle Patong (that was a very good for all the attractions that phket have to offer....) we move to this hotel for good and relaxing ending for our...

5/5

Excellent

amazing!
Date:
an amazing hotel! great location, just 10 min from the center of patong (if you choose to leave the hotel...). so many activities, kids club, huge swimming pool, private beach, great restaurants,...           

4/5

Very Good

You wont be on your own!
Date:
This property is a typical large resort hotel They say 10 restaurants but this includes beach bbq etc., it's actually 4. The usual breakfast stampede, available until 10.30am. There's no place for...

3/5

Average

Great hotel, felt like they were trying to get every dime from me though
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Firstly, the hotel is extremely far from the airport. By car, it is about a 45-50 minute ride. We paid for a car from the hotel to pick us up from the airport since we arrived around midnight. The...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic hotel - could not fault it!
Date:
We have just spent 6 fantastic days at this hotel. We were a little concerned prior to arriving as there are some bad reviews, but now we can see that these are simply people being petty and having...

5/5

Excellent

fantastic
Date:
Loved this hotel, has everything you need. Is located between Patong and Karon so easy to get around. Service was fantastic, it also has it's own private beach with a bar. Kids club, free scuba... 

3/5

Average

Inept service, poor internet - salvaged by the ok beach...
Date:
I wouldn't stay here again - that is the simple conclusion Rooms are large - was upgraded to a deluxe seaview room from a superior garden room. Suites were actually available on SPG.com but the...

4/5

Very Good

A little disappointed this time
Date:
We were returning to Le Meridien after a 10 years absence, remembering the incredible stay we had there before. I want to be careful writing this review as much of it is purely personal opinion. A...

4/5

Very Good

Good: Excellent private beach, brilliant facilities. Bad: Rooms are not sound proof
Date:
We stayed at the Le Meridien for 3 nights from 14th to 17th June 2012 and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Undoubtedly the biggest draw of the hotel is the private beach where you can go any time of the...

4/5

Very Good

Consistently good resort
Date:
Enjoyed a weekend at LM Phuket recently...although the weather was not great, the hotel has eveything to offer. The rooms appeared to have been updated and they have made good use of the space. I...

4/5

Very Good

Best beach on Phuket
Date:
The hotel is a little pricey and needs a renovation. However the staff are very good. But where this hotel really shines is its secluded private beach. Just gorgeous!

5/5

Excellent

holiday in Phuket
Date:
Nice hotel ,fantastic for relaxing,clean,quiet and have many restaurants .

3/5

Average

Mediocre and bureaucratic
Date:
I stayed at this hotel in 1987 so its been quite some time since a repeat visit, this time with my wife and 3 kids. The hotel has aged well but it is well worn around the edges. The clean water of...

5/5

Excellent

Great first trip to Thailand
Date:
Upon arriving at the hotel we were welcomed very hospitably. We were late on our reservation, and technically inconvenienced them, but they looked up my reservation and brought it back up. They even...   

4/5

Very Good

Massive pool, lovely private beach
Date:
The pool is the best thing at this hotel. It is huge. Plenty of sun beds around it, or close by anyway. Location is good because if you want to have a night out in patong, it's a five minute taxi...

4/5

Very Good

An ideal spot for a nice family get away.
Date:
I searched high and low for the most perfect spot for our family of four. We could have stayed at many different great resorts in Phuket but once we narrowed down to "Karon Beach", it was a no...  

5/5

Excellent

Enjoyable Experience
Date:
Did not expect to spend as much time as I did inside the hotel, but it has it all. I mean seriously, you could stay there for the duration of your vacation and not need to go elsewhere. So many...

4/5

Very Good

paradise...
Date:
they have a super private beach.. very nice ..clean ..good food.... great pizzas.... less vegetarian food options though but super pool, i think that makes up for everything... i think they should...   

5/5

Excellent

Secluded resort
Date:
Initial thought was that we were concerned about spending more money on transport as we were further away from the shops and nightlife. But after hanging out at the cafe and the music was still going...

3/5

Average

Don't expect an upgrade
Date:
I am a Platinum Starwood Member.I have stayed at this hotel 8 times over the last 10yrs & was dismayed that I was not offered an upgrade on my last trip. What is really disappointing is the 2...

5/5

Excellent

An amazing week!
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I went to Thailand last year in august and I found this hotel AMAZING! I see so many negatives comments, but I can find a reason! Everything was nice and clean despite all these comments! We've stayed...            

5/5

Excellent

LE MERIDIEN PHUKET - LEADER IN EXCELLENCE
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I have just returned to Australia after a wonderful 32 days at Le Meridien Phuket, where every aspect of the experience could only be described as 'perfection'. Excellence seems to be the byword...

5/5

Excellent

Superb beach front property in Phuket
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hi all, We travelled with 2 other couples and 4 kids in total with age ranging from 8 to 13 to this beautiful beach front property in Phuket. Having seen many beach front properties in these many...     

5/5

Excellent

reccomended for honeymooners and relaxation
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we came to Le meridian for a 4 night stay for our honeymoon.. It is the perfect location for honeymooners as it is a private area with a private beach also has drive in security we Loved the... 

4/5

Very Good

Excellent private beach and nice foods!
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We spent a Christmas season there. The hotel is isolated from other major beaches and we can avoid heavy traffic. The facilities are pretty old. You may see some bug in the guest room. When we came...  

4/5

Very Good

Family fun
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Its not the newest of hotels, infact its quite dated. But the atmosphere is really great. They have the elephant walking around the hotel at certain times and he is so cute! I came here a few years...

5/5

Excellent

amazing vacation!!
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great hotel. tons of things to do on the property for all ages. great variety of restaurants. friendly and helpful staff. spacious grounds. by far the best resort in phuket area. MUST STAY AT...

4/5

Very Good

Great Location!
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The Le Meridien Resort in Phuket is a short (10 min) tuk-tuk ride from Patong Beach, so you can enjoy all Patong has to offer without being subject to the crowds and noise. Rooms are adequate and the...

5/5

Excellent

One of a kind
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I have traveled to many places and stayed in many hotels. But this hotel is unique and I've been visiting it for around 10 years. When I visit I feel like im re-enjoying and re-experiencing my...

4/5

Very Good

Nice clean hotel with a lovely beach
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We stayed at this hotel for four days during the end of April. Great hotel, a little dated looking but has that classic style. The checkin was smooth as we were given our room deluxe sea view room...

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful and peaceful..
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The best thing about this resort is that it is away from the noise of the main Patong Beach. It is conveniently situated on Karon Beach, just a 10 minute drive from the main tourist area, making it...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful Vacation- Private Beach!
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Le Meridian was amazing. The staff was very helpful and responsive. They were able to switch us to a sea view room on the 3rd night (we stayed for 5 nights). Private beach in Phuket is such an...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful resort
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We stayed here on the recommendation of friends. The staff were sensational, the food delicious and the location superb. Thoroughly enjoyed ourselves & plan to stay again

4/5

Very Good

Still good
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This place hasn't changed much over the last couple of years, and that's ok. It's still good, clean and away from the patong noise and hustle. Well done staff ang mgmt.

5/5

Excellent

Great resort near Patong Bay. Isolated, away from the teeming towns.
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I picked this hotel off the SPG website, and I'm not disappointed. It is lovely! The service is very attentive, personalized, and omnipresent. The facilities are either fairly new or very well... 

5/5

Excellent

I feel like I am in paradise
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We are halfway through our holiday here and I have to say that this place is superb! Everytime I look out the window of our pool view room which is really an ocean view room-and see the beautiful...

3/5

Average

Fantastic setting.
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This Méridien sits in a beautiful, secluded bay and has a fantastic beach and nice pools. That much was great. But the property as a whole needs a serious face lift and some freshening up. The staff...

2/5

Poor

Disappointing
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I am a big fan of Starwood hotels. Some are wonderful, some are just average. But until now, I have never said that I will not go back to a Starwood hotel. I will not go back to Le Meridien...

4/5

Very Good

Awesome resort for work & play!
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We had our conference at Le Meridien and afterwards I stayed on with my family. In total I stayed 8 nights. The resort was fantastic: > The rooms: was modern, comfortable & large bed (one of the...

3/5

Average

Great Beach/Pool, Outdated/Tired Rooms/Building, Busy staffs
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Hotel is located near Patong with private beach - white sands, clear waters, divided into snorkling vs. swimming area. Pool huge and plenty of space even with lots of people around. Stingy on towels...

4/5

Very Good

Clean beaches and rooms. Kids and family place. Great service
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Awesome private beach. Very good place for family and kids. Food is very good. A lil away from patong but there are shuttles(not free) and taxis available. We had a great time. We also took the phi...

5/5

Excellent

great
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we went there with 2 kids and 6 adults last spring great location and resort for families with a nice beach we all loved it the food was also great.

4/5

Very Good

First time to Le meridian!
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Hi!! Well me and my partner have decided to stay your resort for a couple of nights.. The only negatives I could really find was that a number of the reviews stated that their rooms needed some...

4/5

Very Good

Mixed Bag.
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Three friends, my husband, and I made this our last stop during a two week tour of Thailand. The property itself that the hotel is situated on is magnificent -- the hotel is set back off the main...

4/5

Very Good

Crystal clear waters...beaut beach and pools...paradise at Patong!
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What a great place... if you love the beach and water then this is for you. The beach has hundreds of lounges and umbrellas both on the sand and between the swimming pools and the beach. There are...

5/5

Excellent

Love this place!
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This is the 7th time we've visited since 2003 (not sure what an earlier reviewer meant when stated hotel only 10 years old, we know people who have been going there for over 20 years)!!! I agree...

4/5

Very Good

Great Resort
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My wife and I had our first trip to Phuket and heard lots of different stories about different hotel & resort experiences. However, when we arrived to Le Meridien, we were taken back by the grand...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing time at Le Meridien
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We stayed here last June and absolutely loved it.We had a beachfront room with a balcony with a great view over the pool to the sea - choose this room type as they are absolutely gorgeous - loved...

2/5

Poor

The Best Thing About This Place Is the Baby Elephant…
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Hotel seems dated, even though it is less than 10 years old. I know sea air tends to affect buildings, but architecture, elevators, etc. all look like they’re from the 80s. SPG Platinum check-in was...

5/5

Excellent

if this is number 10, i would love to see the rest !
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stayed here and absolutely loved it ! the pools are excellent, the beach fantastic, service is good and rooms lovely the only downside is the onsite restaurants are pricy, as is the spa if they...

5/5

Excellent

The Le Meridien
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Where was your favorite place to be? Not the beach and sea? Well think about the Le Meridian hotel in Phuket, Thailand with it’s wonderful restaurants, pools and ocean beaches. It’s restaurants...

3/5

Average

Polite Staff and Nice Property
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The hotel is very nice, and the staff were all very polite and gracious. I guess my only complaint is that we are SPG Gold Members, and the hotel was 95-97% full, so we didn't get any room upgrades...

5/5

Excellent

very nice hotel
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This time we chenge location , we choice le meridien hotel , wonderfull privete beach , nice pools , very big and confortables, quite and clean place. We loved this place , the rooms , are good , not...

4/5

Very Good

Gracious Thai Hospitality
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I've always enjoyed my visits to Thailand as the Thais I've met on my many trips have been so warm and welcoming. The staff in Le Meridien Phuket were no exception. We had a comfortalble stay and...

4/5

Very Good

Rocky start, great location
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We came to this hotel for our last week in Thailand. We had been to three other Starwood hotels, two of which were Le Meridien’s as well. My husband and I had been looking forward to coming to...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful Hotel
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From the minute you arrive at this hotel the staff are so friendly, the rooms are excellent, pool area and beach - 5 star quality! Having travelled for 2 months and experienced many hotels this was...

5/5

Excellent

worth every penny
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From the time i checked in this place impressed me all the way until check out. A Great place to stay by the beach more so since it's their private beach and property. An inviting pool as well plus a...

4/5

Very Good

Simply fantastic!
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From the moment we were met at Phuket Airport for our Toyota Camray private transfer to the hotel until the moment we were bid farewell by the Front Office Manager, Khun Manop and his colleagues, Olya...

5/5

Excellent

Best beach and Wonderful Staff.
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We stayed 2 nights at the Le Meredien.We got upgrade to Ocean Front Grand Suite. The Suite its just amazing, 2 bedroom, 2 Bathroom, a big living room and dinning room, also have a very amazing...

3/5

Average

too crowded with tourists from a very large but under-developed country
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This hotel has the greatest location by occupying a unique stretch beach. however, it is totally filled with tourists from one particular country. It feels like that you actually went to that country...

4/5

Very Good

Fun in the Sun in Phuket
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We spent 6 nights at the Le Meridien and had a great time both at the hotel and around Phuket. We stayed in a room overlooking the pool and straight out to the sea. We were in the older section...

5/5

Excellent

Best location best beach
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Having stayed at this hotel many times over the past few years, I feel qualified to say that Le Meridien is one of the best properties in the area. The beach is secluded and private. The staff are so...

5/5

Excellent

Some improvements - still a great all round family hotel
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I'll be honest - we're fans. this is our 4th trip over Christmas and New Year (15 nights) in 6 years. We did stray to the Shangri-la in Penang last year but we are already planning to be back. And we...         

4/5

Very Good

Big resort in a tranquil setting
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The resort is quite old, and the downside is that some features are not attractive and look a bit out of place. There are however heaps of activities that are free such as squash and tennis (most...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent Hotel
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We spent the fist few nights of our visit to Phuket at Le Meridien. The rooms were very comfortable with a huge shower. The location of the hotel is great if you want to visit Patong, its just a...

4/5

Very Good

So close yet seems so far!
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So close to Patong beach that you are but a 10 minute drive away but then with its location being snug between two cliff edges it would seem that you are a world away! This is an older style resort...

5/5

Excellent

Incredible beach, wonderful staff, delightful food, and many, many little perks!
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My husband "travels for a living" and we have loads of Starwood points and experiences with Starwood properties around the world. This hotel is one of my favorites. The staff here is lovely and...

4/5

Very Good

Planning to come back!
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Simply a great beach resort! The location in Phuket is excellent, close to Patong and Phuket Town. The beach front is situated on a private cove, protected on both sides, well manicured and never...

4/5

Very Good

Nice stay
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My husband and I stayed here for 4 nights after visiting Bangkok and Phi Phi Island. Overall it's a great resort with plenty of amenities for couples or families. We stayed in a Junior Suite which was...

2/5

Poor

Europe in Thailand!
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Invited for 3 days at the Meridien Phuket, I cannot say that this place is wrong. Not at all, the hotel is clean, big, the staff is very nice... But this was far to European for me. Breakfast, lunch...  

5/5

Excellent

Stunning
Date:
I took my wife on our honey moon. Beautiful room, very large property with the most beautiful private beach. its about a 7 minute scooter ride from patong beach. otherwise it will cost 500 baht for a...  

5/5

Excellent

Possibly the best hotel beach anywhere!!
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This is my 5th stay, and the 2nd since the room renovations have been finished. The rooms are now of the highest standards, and difficult to fault... Great showers, central lighting control panel by...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent beach resort, with top class facilities and swimming pool
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I stayed at Le Meridian Phuket twice. Once with my wife in December 2010 and again this summer in July 2011. I have to tell both the experiences were equally amazing, i.e. it serves as both a family...

4/5

Very Good

Worth a stay...
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This is definitely worth a stay, especially if you don't plan to go sightseeing/around Phuket. I say this because the hotel provides many facilities (that are free) to keep you and your family...  

5/5

Excellent

Great Hotel
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Went to this hotel on my hoenymoon. Hotel is very nice with really friendly staff. rooms were spacious, clean and hotel services were great. The hotel is less than 10 minutes drive away from the...

5/5

Excellent

Relax and enjoy the view
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Recently stayed 7 nights at this lovely property. The rooms were large with great views over the pool area and out to the ocean. The sunsets were spectacular. Lots of pool area and a private...

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful beach
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We stayed at Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort for 4 nights in April this year ( a little late for my review). The room was spacious, BF was great with amazing view. The beach was fantastic ( we both...

5/5

Excellent

A lovely holiday
Date:
Background: As a couple we have stayed in 5 star hotels and resorts in the US, Caribean, UK, Ireland and Europe. We are London based and my partner has prior experience evaluating hotels for...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing Hotel
Date:
We just spent our honeymoon in this hotel, and would definately recommend it to everyone! It is such a beautiful hotel, with it's own private beach (which is exceptional). The best rooms are the Pool...

2/5

Poor

Family Holiday
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Hotel is large and expansive, standard rooms are too small and a bit tired, we upgraded to Royal Suite, at great expense. Royal Suite was large and roomy, but still a little dated and very expensive....

4/5

Very Good

Gorgeous Beach
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This was my first time to Phuket and I couldn't have chosen a better place to stay, it was recommended by a family member that had previously stayed there and it was the best decision I made. Stayed...

5/5

Excellent

Great family vacation
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We spent a week with three kids (14,12,6) and were very happy with the facilities, services and pleasant attitude from all. We stayed at the deluxe garden suite which had a view to the green forest,...

4/5

Very Good

Great Holiday for family
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Took my daughter & grandson for a 2wk holiday to Le Meridien. Our room was on 3rd floor overlooking the pool & sea. Enjoyed the visit of Valentine the little elephant to the pool twice a day, and...

4/5

Very Good

Great private beach kids friendly resort
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We stayed in the junior suite . Located on the second floor it had a great pool n beach view. The house keeping were great kept providing towels and extra bottle of water etc. Its a kids friendly...

4/5

Very Good

4 Stars
Date:
We stayed here for 4 nights on business. The hotel facility was old but with an upgraded room and fitness center. The food for our breakfast was typical, nothing great. The staff were very helpful....

4/5

Very Good

Pleasant Stay
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This is a really nice resort and we had a great time. I think that the resort just about scrapes into the 5 star category – if you’re used to Intercontinental, Mandarin Oriental, Four Seasons – you...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful holiday
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We booked ourselves in this wonderful resort for 5 days. The hotel is great and very well kept with flowers everywhere. In the resort there is literally everything, huge pool, private beach,...

4/5

Very Good

A pleasant stay but with a few issues
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Good points: Superb private beach in a picturesque setting, very large pool area and plenty of sunbeds, good aircon in rooms, free water in room, a decent gym, staff friendly. free birthday cake sent...

2/5

Poor

A tired and overly uninspiring stay
Date:
I looked forward to staying at Le Meridien Phuket as I have enjoyed the Meridien brand in other countries. Sadly, the hotel is tired, musty, and second rate - I would suggest that the hotel remove...

5/5

Excellent

Small Conference Venue - worked really well!
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Recently held a small business meeting (7 pax) for 3-4 days, including some team building activities. Location was excellent, staff were efficient, everything worked and event was a success. Whilst...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic once again
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My wife and I are regular visitors to this wonderful resort hotel which we can now confidently call our second home. Management and staff treat us as part of the family (as they do for all guests) -...

5/5

Excellent

Brilliant Resort
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We arrived at resort 3.00 am with a large group of fellow travelers for a weeks stay.Check in was like clockwork. Our room on the top floor in the middle wing with fantastic views of the beach and...

4/5

Very Good

Loved the resort
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We stayed at the Le Meridien as part of a week long break in Thailand. It was a very pleasant stay at the Le Meridien - very warm, friendly and courteous staff. Excellent location, with a private,...

4/5

Very Good

Wonderfully situated hotel wher ethe management keens to ignor the SPG privilages
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Wonderfully situated hotel from geographical pint of view. One of the best beaches in Thailand. As the sea water in the lagoon where the hotel is staying is basikly very transparent you can swim...

5/5

Excellent

Great hotel with perfect beach and close enough to the action
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I thought this was a great property with good access to town without being in the mix of things all the time. Standard upgraded room was decent, avg. size and the bathroom was also upgraded. One...

5/5

Excellent

Everything in one place
Date:
This has been an exceptional stay, from the moment the car door was opened upon arrival till we bid our farewells. You can do as much or as little as you like; from drinking on the resorts own private...

5/5

Excellent

lovely :)
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i had a nice stay in this hotel , beautiful and clean ,very very friendly staff.. the breakfast buffet was delicious ,,the room and view was nice ,, i did see tiny insects on the old wooden desk in...

4/5

Very Good

Lovely hotel, good facilities, beautiful private beach...a bit isolated
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We stayed here as a family, 2 adults and our 2 daughters 9 and 12. We booked 2 adjoining rooms on the ground floor facing the pool but we could also see the beach. The rooms are well apponted and good...

5/5

Excellent

Best of both worlds
Date:
I went just a few days ago and absolutely loved it. Located around 5 minutes away from the famous Patong beach, you'll get to experience the best of the party life in Patong but also the peaceful...  

3/5

Average

Nice Family-orientated Ageing Hotel
Date:
The hotel is ageing and you can tell this by the room design and furniture. Got upgraded to a deluxe suite which was a nice touch from my SPG membership. However, a negative that I got is the...

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful but big
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This is the second time we have stayed here, the last being just before the tsunami. The hotel has a few more facilities, such as a bar on the beach and a casual dinning under a beach hut on the beach...

4/5

Very Good

We totally loved this resort!!
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Just came back from an amazing family holiday at Le Meridien. We have 3 boys 5, 10, 12 so we booked 2 adjoining rooms on the 3rd floor above the deepwater (dive) pool. We like space when we stay at...

3/5

Average

Enjoyable hotel in a splendi location
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Located in a secluded bay not far from Patong this hotel shows its age especially for the number of rooms and size. The position is wonderful due to a sandy beach bordered by the forest but in high...

5/5

Excellent

Sheer Bliss
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I travelled to Bangkok and then unto Phuket. We stayed at Le Meridien Beach Resort Hotel. We were tired when we arrived to check in. I have never experienced such an excellent quality service from...

2/5

Poor

Dated Hotel. Lacking in Quality. AVOID!
Date:
We spent four nights here and secured a good rate through Asia Travel or else it would have been a complete disaster. The beach is absolutely beautiful. Powdery white sand and crystal clear water. ...

5/5

Excellent

Paradise
Date:
We stayed in the middle of Feb 2011 in Le Meridien Phuket - beautiful property with an untouched ocean, almost a private beach. The hotel has an expansive pool, and the property is beautifully green...

4/5

Very Good

Excellent facilities and incredible staff
Date:
I don't normally write reviews, but having read the most recent reviews for this hotel I felt I had to comment. My husband, young baby (7m) and I have just got back from an incredible stay at this...

5/5

Excellent

Nice hotel
Date:
I was in Le Meridien with a friend and really liked this place. Our room was big, with good furniture and even a hint on design:) When we got there we were welcomed with a drink and fruits. On the...

5/5

Excellent

Love it!!
Date:
This was our 6th visit and it just gets better every time. The staff are superb and such fun! The beach and the sea are so clean. The food is great, although quite expensive. Already looking...

4/5

Very Good

Great hotel, excellent location
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Amazing hotel , great location. The beach is perfect you can spend the whole day there sipping beer. Lot of activities, putting Golf, snorkling, kayaking and table tennis. We had a fun filled 3 days...

5/5

Excellent

Awesome!
Date:
We are a family of three (my husband and I in our early forties and a 8 year old son) and we made an exit for a week of beach vacation in the middle of Finnish February - it couldn't have possibly...

1/5

Terrible

Pathetic Hotel, with Unprofessional Staff
Date:
I stayed with my wife for 4 nights. We had a forgettable stay. The hotel lacks good services and standards. The rooms are not well decorated. The interiors of the room are old-fashioned. The service...

4/5

Very Good

Very good hotel -- some specific information
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There are many reviews of this hotel that describe it in generalities. Here is some more specific information. It is a "nice" hotel. This is probably the most subjective. It is clearly a 5-star...

2/5

Poor

Overcrowded
Date:
At first they gave us a HORRIBLE hotel, very old and depressive, after complaining repeatedly we paid for an upgrade to a renewed zone. It was really overcrowded losing it's exclusivity

5/5

Excellent

What an extraordinary resort
Date:
This is my first Trip Advisor post. I have travelled to Thailand 5 times in 15 years and on this occasion my wife and 18 month old spent 20 days at Le Meridien Phuket. This resort far exceeded our... 

2/5

Poor

Big, Impersonal and Expensive
Date:
We stayed here for 8 nights in December 2010. We were a family of 2 adults, a 10 year old boy and a 12 year old boy. We chose this hotel because of the resort facilities for our children. We had...

3/5

Average

very isolated
Date:
We had booked superior rooms, but we found them to be absolutely substandard, old and tired more like a 3 star hotel, when we complained we were told that that is what we should expect of a superior...

3/5

Average

Great location, awful service and attitude
Date:
Very, very nice beach... But that is all... Everything else is really poor... First of all the guard at the barrier in front of hotel territory refused to let us through when we came on a taxi from...

4/5

Very Good

Simply amazing
Date:
Our second time in Phuket and we had truly wonderful time in this hotel. My partner and I went to stay for 3 nights before heading to Bangkok. We love the staff's service and how we were treated....

5/5

Excellent

best holiday i have ever been on
Date:
this was one amazing holiday. the hotel was fantastic, the room was spacious with a tv minbar and huge bed, not to mention a fantastic bathroom. there was many restaurants all selling gorgeous food,...

3/5

Average

Too large.
Date:
This is a very large hotel offering quite a few amenities but totally lacking in charm . The regular rooms are not at all great and have no seaview. Suites and renovated rooms are much better....

5/5

Excellent

Awesome, awesome destination
Date:
We stayed at the le Meridien for 7 nights over Christmas. A clean hotel with beautiful views. The food was excellent at all times and the service good. The sea was amazing to swim in (clean). As...

3/5

Average

Overpriced!!
Date:
Not really what you're expecting from a "le Meridien". Average food, poor service, no flexibility whatsoever: beside, 600 usd/night with breakfast for a standard (and pretty dirty..) room. We were...

4/5

Very Good

Too many Russkies
Date:
Fantastic facility. Very good food. We (5 of us) were upgraded to a suite and it was fabulous. Beautiful beach. Excellent dining variety. Attentive staff who appreciate attempts to speak Thai. The GM...

5/5

Excellent

A haven away from the crowds of Patong Beach
Date:
The staff were unbelievably helpfull, beach pristine and realxing. If you like to relax and not be hasseled by hawkers, you will enjoy the Le Meridien. Robert the Food and Beverage Manager does a...

3/5

Average

Amazing location. Pristine private beach. But old and smelly
Date:
Wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Le Meridien, thanks mainly to the pristine and private Karon Noi beach. The refurbished rooms are very modern and stylish. The hotel's location, 10-minute...

4/5

Very Good

An awesome private beach
Date:
This place is a heavenly escape from the craziness(crowds, dirt, pollution) that the rest of Phuket is. The newly rennovated rooms are luxorious, the pool is awesome and the private beach is just...

3/5

Average

A bit of a dissappointment for a Starwood Hotel BUT good enough!
Date:
Le Meridien Phuket Beach resort is a sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of Phuket. An awesome private beach, huge pools, mini golf, driving range etc. All you would expect from a five star resort....

1/5

Terrible

Its like a shelter not a hotel !
Date:
The rooms are very dirty and the furniture is very old, i moved to the re-innovated rooms were there is a big different in the bathroom only but other parts of the room is the same. The first time...

5/5

Excellent

excellent private beach and pools
Date:
As far as I know, this is the only private hotel beach in Phuket, so dirty / smelly / drunk backpackers and perverts will not spoil your vacation. The pool is ridiculously huge and the beach is fairly...

4/5

Very Good

Great Location! Best Beach anywhere!!! Renovations are happening.
Date:
Stayed at this property for the 3rd time and I have to say the beach ranks up there with the best in the world for me. I am an extensive traveler and this beach Rocks!!! It's private ,not too busy,...

5/5

Excellent

absolutely wonderful
Date:
My partner and i were on honeymoon and it was the best resort we ever stayed at.....the staff were welcoming and they made our honeymoon very special from the minute we got into the room. Buffet was...

4/5

Very Good

NOT BEST VALUE IN THAILAND
Date:
...my first visit this hotel, after that i spend a few times 7-10 days on Phuket and before 15 times on Thailand places...very clean, very modern, very adjusted (maybe to much to western gest types),...         

5/5

Excellent

Best Hotel in Karon, Phuket
Date:
The Le Meridien was a fantastic hotel.. Great rooms with fabulous views. Fabulous gym, swimming pool and private beach. Restaurants were superb. Would Highly recommend this hotel.

5/5

Excellent

Great beach, charming service, relaxing
Date:
I wouldn't normally choose a large hotel like this for a holiday (I stay in them so much for work) - but we booked last minute and wanted something easy. I was surprised by how pleasant this place...

5/5

Excellent

Great Hotel, Fantastic Service and the best beach we saw on the i
Date:
I found the hotel to be in a perfect location- close enough to town to be a quick cab ride away, but out of the busy Patong Beach area. I did quite a bit of research before booking the hotel, and I am...

4/5

Very Good

An unique and excellent property but lacks personal touch!!
Date:
We had three ocean view deluxe rooms for five nights from 10/10/10 to 15/10/10 and have to say that the rooms and the view was excellent. the hotel itself has a good dining experience including a kids...

4/5

Very Good

Well equipped and quiet with a private beach
Date:
The hotel grounds and facilities were well maintained and the rooms exceptionally clean and modern. We were slightly disappointed that we weren't a little closer to the Patong action, but for AU$5...

3/5

Average

Excellent Location but older rooms and not worth for a five star
Date:
The hotel is very strategically located near the Patong beach and shopping areas. Other than the location, the hotel has a private beach, which is clean and an excellent place to chill out. It also...

4/5

Very Good

Nice beach and hotel, not more.
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This is a beatiful hotel with a VERY nice private beach. Me and my daughter stayed in one of the new rooms for eight days on a vacation in Thailand. Nice rooms but not more than you expect from a Le...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful hotel in a very marvelous location
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If you are looking for a peaceful vacation, Le Meridien hotel in Phuket offers you peace and happiness. Very clean rooms (our room was pool-view room) with a very great view of the main pool...

4/5

Very Good

So very relaxing with everything on hand.
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For those heading to this area - the fact that this resort is so easily accessible to Patong & Karon Beaches (Restaurants & shopping), but has it's own beach and privacy, just makes it an ideal...

5/5

Excellent

Best beach in Phuket
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Stayed in the newly renovated room with partial sea view. Everything was new and clean. Room was in good size. Great rain shower. The best thing of this hotel is its private beach with crystal clear...

4/5

Very Good

Great hotel to relax
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Fantastic position. 5 minutes in taxi to Patong. All the restaurants were excellent. Clean beach and plenty of day beds. Rooms a bit tired but undergoing refurbishment. Staff very friendly and...

4/5

Very Good

Speedo trunks to be banned
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Stayed here over last New Year and enjoyed it a lot - room was refurbed pool side and bright and clean BUT a little bland. Not much to tell me I am in a Thai resort - I could be in any LM hotel. Even...

4/5

Very Good

A super place to have a holiday with your family but there are a
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We just had two weeks at Le Meridien in Phuket. We had a wonderful time. The kids loved the Penguin Club, we loved the R+R afforded by the Penguin club, the pools, the beach etc etc. It is the...

5/5

Excellent

It can't get much better than this
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My wife and I stayed for 6 weeks at this fabulous Resort over July / August. Every visit to this hotel confirms the reason why it is the jewel in the crown of resorts in S E Asia. The hotel staff and...

3/5

Average

A wonderful property going downhill slowly and consistently
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I have stayed at this property since 98 and have seen it slowly deteriorate and loose everything it stood for . The rooms are old and tired . Most importantly the staff couldn't care less ... They...

2/5

Poor

Poor Value for Money
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What a discrepancy between the Tripadvisor ratings and the actual experience at the hotel! Unfriendly staff that is looking the other way when they see hotel guests walking past; rooms in desperate...

5/5

Excellent

Perfect place to stay
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We stayed here for 4 days and had a perfect time. We were here in January as well and decided to come back. The location is the best in Phuket. 5 minutes to Patong, the private beach in front of you....

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic Holiday
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We have just had the best two weeks holiday for a long time at the wonderful Le Meridien in Phuket. The rooms were fantastic - Clean and Modern. The Beach out of this word. The pools...

5/5

Excellent

A Slice of Paradise
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Just returned from a wonderful, but far too short, week at Le Meridien with my husband. We left our kids at home with friends and chose this hotel as friends had been there previously and told us it...

5/5

Excellent

5 stars, secluded beach, largest pool in Phuket, great family atm
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We researched many resorts in Phuket for months and found this to be THE place to stay in Phuket for a wonderful family experience, including nightly dinner shows with different world cuisine themes,...

4/5

Very Good

Mixed feelings
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After reading extensively about this hotel from other tripadvisor members we decided to take our two young children on a family holiday. The hotel does have a spectacular beach, private with powdery...

5/5

Excellent

Great white sand private beach. Perfect for singles and families!
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Normally, I would not want to be around children on a vacation, yet the layout of the Le Meridien was perfect. The pools are large enough to accommodate kids and adults. The beach is wonderful.... 

4/5

Very Good

Great Stay
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I always read reviews and try to get a feel for what type of traveler the reviewer is. So to help you understand where I am coming from I want to start out by saying that we are hotel snobs. I do not...

5/5

Excellent

What a comfortable hotel with amazing staff.
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This is the 1st hotel we stayed at in Thailand. It's about an hour drive from the airport, but worth it. The staff is very friendly, the beach is amazing, the price includes everything from...

1/5

Terrible

Scruffy, Dirty and badly run !!!!!...DO NOT STAY HERE
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This was our fifth visit in the last 10 years and we were very disappionted with the slipping standards. The whole place is looking filthy and you get the feeling they have given up. Our bathroom...

5/5

Excellent

Bliss
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This is the 6th time we have stayed at this hotel and as we arrive at the front door all our tensions leave us. The staff are friendly and always smiling. The food is great I can't say anything...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent
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Hotel is excellent. Huge swimming pool and convenient private beach. Breakfast buffet has everything than you can ask in free quantities. Room we stayed had swimming pool and sea view, was spacious,...      

3/5

Average

Nice but not Great...
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We just returned from a 4 night stay at Le Meridien in Phuket. Locationwise it was perfect - away from the hussle and bussle but close enough (less then 5 mins by tuk tuk or cab) to Patong or...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing Hotel
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Excellent hotel... The private beach is worth the distance from the airport...

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful, peaceful resort, and great value if you use your Starw
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Compared to the big city of Bangkok and the party town of Patong, Le Meriien was a welcome respite, wih its own private beach and set on 40 acres of tropical plants and trees. And what a great deal...    

3/5

Average

..so, so
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The hotel show signs of it¨s age and need more refurbishment to compete with other hotels. I stayed in a junior suite that was ok, everything worked, but the bathroom was not cleaned well enough...

5/5

Excellent

Great Place
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Highly recommend this resort. Great views and scenery, great staff, beautiful beach and quite an amazing pool. This resort could be enjoyed with family or friends. I went during Christmas and it...

2/5

Poor

I havent arrived there yet but already Feel that I have made a ba
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I have booked two rooms for me and my family thru the net for early feb 2010. The condition of the booking was that I fully prepair for the rooms. The problem is that they have charged my credit...

4/5

Very Good

Fantastic Beach Hotel
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This was our first trip to Thailad....We flew directly in to Phuket and arrived at night and was whisked off by private car to The Le Meridien Hotel Phuket....... The resort is fantastic if you are...

5/5

Excellent

GREAT RESORT
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Have just returned from Phuket - my first time back since the Tsunami and am pleased to say the place is back to normal. We stayed at the LE MERIDIEN which is just outside Patong on the south side and...

5/5

Excellent

Will be going back, again and again
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Spectacular sunrises and sunsets and a secluded, private beach make this resort an absolute treat. We're South Africans and have holidayed previously in Mauritius which is 4 hours away off the east...

4/5

Very Good

Great Location, Excellent Service - Highly Recommend
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We spent 4 nights between December 9th and the 12th in a Pool View Room for our Honeymoon. The hotel is about 40 minutes from the airport but once you get there it is beautiful. You are right on the...

5/5

Excellent

Great choice...What a place!!!
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I stayed 6 nights in Le Meridien Phuket Beach resort this November.It is a great hotel,in a great location with big nice pools and a special private beach.If you are going to Phuket for relaxation...        

4/5

Very Good

not perfect but should be rated higher
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MERIDIAN- Phuket- on a private beach- 7 min from Bangla Rd, so you are away from the noise --- shuttle runs 10 times/day 260 baht r/t--- very nice rooms- great beach- 4 pools- wonderful beach bar-...

3/5

Average

Worth it for private beach?
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The Good: The beach is private and pristine, the pools are gorgeous. most of the staff is nice The Bad: This is not a 5-star resort, more like a 3-4 star resort. Here’s what we found: 1. the...

3/5

Average

Worth it for private beach?
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The Good: The beach is private and pristine, the pools are gorgeous. most of the staff is nice The Bad: This is not a 5-star resort, more like a 3-4 star resort. Here’s what we found: 1. the...          

4/5

Very Good

Nice beach, Good Service, Dated Rooms
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Stayed at the Meridien Phuket in Nov'08 with my wife and son (3yrs old). Nice pool and great beach. We booked a junior suite, facing the pool. The room was definitely dated. Had some ants in it. The...

5/5

Excellent

We never go anywhere twice.......!
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Well not here! This is what we said the first time we went here 15 years ago - and we have been back nearly every year since! The hotel has everything and is set on it's own private beach. The...

4/5

Very Good

Lovely hotel with a fantastic private beach
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I just got back from an 8 night stay in Phuket staying at the Le Meridien Beach Resort and it was fantastic. The hotel is massive and is located on its own stunning private beach which for me is...    

2/5

Poor

Wait a year or two until remodel complete!
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Just had 3 night there and it was not good. Rude concierge;rude towel/pool attendants and jackhammering sounds all day due to the remodelling. Rooms are old and the price is high. Even as an SPG...

5/5

Excellent

Definitely the best place to stay in Phuket!!
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Stayed at the Le Meriden for 10 nights with my partner. Loved the place. Was everything we wanted. The resort has the biggest pool you could imagine, combine that with the resorts own private beach...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing surroundings with activities for kids
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We stayed at this hotel for 5 nights in Dec 07 and had a wonderful. It's close enough yet far enough away from the madness of Patong. Lots of free activities for kids such as windsurfing, mini golf...

3/5

Average

Great Views, all in one access - Rude Housekeeping Staff
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Overall this was a great location, with multiple restaurants, bars, services right on the hotel property. The beach is goregous, but not safe for the beginner swim crowd. There are plenty of tours,...

5/5

Excellent

Paradise does exist
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Yes, this is paradise. A fantastic hotel in an amazing location. Lots to do for children plus those who like water sports. Chose a room with an ocean view which was upgraded on arrival to a Junior...

5/5

Excellent

One in a million
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The "jewel in the crown" of Asia. Magnificent venue, private beach, great food and lovely staff. This has become a second home for my wife and I. Experience this wonderful venue - indulge...

5/5

Excellent

The Best Holiday Location for Family with Young Children
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We were lucky enough to stay at this fab resort for 14 nights in August 08. Our children were 2 and 4yo at the time and they are still talking about it 1 year on (and we are very well travelled). ...

5/5

Excellent

The reason we re-visited Phuket a second time
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We have stayed in this hotel for six days in August 2008 and went back for six more days this past August. This hotel has the best private beach in the area and only five minutes by taxi to the main...

4/5

Very Good

Holiday for disabled
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We have just returned from a week in this great resort. My husband and I have travelled a great deal (approx 50 countries) and so we have stayed in many, many places. This was one of the best. We...

4/5

Very Good

Enjoyed my stay
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Hotel is well presented, well maintained grounds. Service was very good. Asked for an extension cord and had one in 5 minutes, same when needed new batteries for remote. Had do not disturb sign on...

5/5

Excellent

Best Location
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You can't beat the location of this hotel, a beautiful pool next to a private beach set in a lush garden setting. Life guards were on duty throughout the day at the pool and beach. Cheap drinks and...

2/5

Poor

fawlty towers
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Pluses - good beach, location, service, food, helpful staff Minuses - two weeks here nearly drove me mad, the place is old and falling apart, handles fell off furniture, hairdryer didnt work,fridge...

4/5

Very Good

Great staff and remote location - rooms older/smaller
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The staff here was amazing. The hotel certainly seemed to be running well below capacity - and I think there was a lot of attention from management - but the ladies at the front desk were...

3/5

Average

Very pretty beach and pool, but rooms needed renovation.
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The resort was nice. The pool was huge! It was a great pool. The beach was beautiful as well. They had many restaurants at the resort but none of them were very good. Most of them were inconsistent so...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic!
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What a fantastic hotel. We had a great stay here. The pools are massive, the beach and sea is lovely, but can get quite choppy to say the least! I liked the fact that the hotel was away from the...