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Read all 73 reviews and thoughts (average: 3.52 out of 5) on the Phuket Orchid Resort And Spa before you book online.

4/5    Score based on 73 reviews

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3/5

Average

Great with kids
Date:
We stayed at Phuket Orchid 24.12.-7.1.2013. Hotel is located in Karon close to beach, plenty of restaurants and shops. We were travelling with three children and had requested two connected rooms....

2/5

Poor

Smelly old rooms. Poor service.
Date:
The first room we were adviced smelled strongly of mold. We had another one that still had a damp smell, but we figuerd that was the best they could offer. The hotel feels very old, but I guess it was...

3/5

Average

A nice place to stay
Date:
First of all I must say that the country is rather exotic so everything is not ordinary there. The hotel is nice, quiet, close to the beach, quite comfortable. The sea and beach were so wonderful that... 

3/5

Average

Good
Date:
A good hotel with several pools. Good location and short way to patong with a Tuk Tuk. Also good food in the pool bar. We was there in april 2012..and a tsunami warning was raised when we took a...

4/5

Very Good

Nice place for family vacation
Date:
Have been staying at this several times over several years. Place has a nice clean pool area, and nice breakfast/lunch. Close to nice beach area. Rooms are nice, but nothing extraordinary. However...

4/5

Very Good

Nice little oasis
Date:
Not right on the beach but only one block off. Great rooms with good AC. Our room was directly attached to the pool which was awesome. Nice private spa. Good buffet breakfast and easy acces to all...

1/5

Terrible

Rachel
Date:
We just returned from a 2 week holiday in Phuket stayed at 3 different Hotels in Karon, only stayed 3 nights at Phuket Orchid. Rooms smell mouldy and mildewy first night no sleep as the mattress...

3/5

Average

Not so great
Date:
Hi! we checked in this hotel and stayed for 5 days. it is a basic hotel and the bathroom is unpleasent. The housekeeping is pathetic and do not wash the bathrooms daily. I could wait to leave the...

5/5

Excellent

excellent hotel all round
Date:
We have just returned from a 16 day break at the Phuket Orchid, Karon Phuket. We had a fabulous time the staff were both helpful and friendly. Every day our room were cleaned. Plus the restaurant...

3/5

Average

Good all round budget accommodation
Date:
Nice stay at Phuket Orchid. Is an older place but has lots of room and is great for families. Our room opened up to one of the pools and we could go back in forth with food and drinks. Breakfast was...

3/5

Average

Worth what you pay
Date:
Just returned from Phuket Orchid resort in July 2012. The staff were more than accommodating to our needs.No it's not a five star resort but for what you pay you can't complain. Breakfast is more...

5/5

Excellent

Great value, Fantastic hotel
Date:
Just home from wonderful stay at Phuket Orchid.Spent 3 weeks with fantastic and clean swimming pools,wonderful staff, superb location.Very handy to many good and reasonable restaurants and close...

1/5

Terrible

Don't stay there
Date:
I have stayed in many Thai hotels. This was the worst: 50 baht pet day for the room safe,one room key only, many shouting smoking people, very lousy breakfast, banging doors to wake you up, puddles on...

5/5

Excellent

Highly recommend to families
Date:
Our family stayed here in April 2012. The staff were very friendly and the service was good. Rooms were good and mini bar was affordable. The breakfast was delicious and there was a wide range of...

5/5

Excellent

The perfect family getaway
Date:
Brining my family to Phuket for many years, the Phuket Orchid Resort has been our long permanent address on this Island. Quality standard service from arrival to departure, food and beverage and room...

5/5

Excellent

phuket orchid resort karon
Date:
hi we stayed here in may with my wife and 2 kids aged 12 and 10 ,it was the low season. there would only have been about 100 guest at the resort which was fantastic we almost had the whole three pools...

4/5

Very Good

Fantastic Location, Pools were Amazing
Date:
I stayed here with a couple of friends in May 2012. We had adjoining rooms (one with a double bed, the other with 2 singles) on level 4. The showers were a little annoying - pressure changing...

2/5

Poor

You get what you pay for...
Date:
We wanted a 2 week trip to Thailand that wasn't going to cost the earth. We saw a deal advertised for flights and accommodation and couldn't believe our luck that it was in our price range. We had the...

3/5

Average

Value for Money
Date:
We had two joining poolside rooms, which were great for our family. This is not a flash resort, but when you are busy out enjoying the beaches, culture, shopping and many tours that are available in...

3/5

Average

Accommodating staff at hotel that's a little bit tired
Date:
Stayed here for a week in April. rooms: beds rock hard. Shower was poor in the first room we had but after asking to be moved (to be near our friends) the shower was much better with a proper...

4/5

Very Good

Great hotel, but needs improvement in communication
Date:
Recently stayed for 10 days in this resort with my husband and two children aged 8 and 6. We arrived at 1am and were greeted warmly by reception and the porters. We had a family room which had a king...

1/5

Terrible

Did not live up to reviews
Date:
Just stayed at this hotel for 7 days with 2 children and husband, read all the reviews before we left thinking this was a great place! WRONG, staff extremely rude, room very old, you have to pay 50bht...

4/5

Very Good

Great for families
Date:
Great place for families to stay stayed in 2009 with family, lovely place, kids loved the pools and the breakfast and the resturant was quite good when we ate in the resort. Good lay-out and not to...

4/5

Very Good

Nice resort
Date:
Stayed for 8 nights and got an upgrade to a pool side room. Pool was awesome, best pool i've seen in a resort, it was huge..Staff all helpful, especially the cleaners who would bend over backwards for...

2/5

Poor

Not good enough for 4 stars
Date:
Good: Close to the beach. Close to night life. Bad: I stayed alone in my room but got 2 small single beds. Safety deposit box costs money. No free wifi. Pool was crowded. Keys in stead of...

5/5

Excellent

fabulous holiday
Date:
i have been for the first time to phuket with my wife and 4 year old son. the agent reccommended me this hotel and he was right.the best value hotel in phuket.clean, comfortable and fabulous food.the...

4/5

Very Good

Nice family hotel
Date:
We spent two weeks at this resort. Pool area was fantastic. We asked for quiet rooms and we were happy for our rooms. There were no nice views from the balconies, but the rooms were quiet and that was...

3/5

Average

hit and miss experience
Date:
the swimming area is fantastic first off. quite scenic and fun for all really. however, rooms were ok for the price, but service was lacking. a pay per day in room safe? really? no wifi except...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent, big resort-hotel; ideal for families
Date:
After touring round various different types and standards of hotel in Thailand, this place was like heaven for us and our 6 year old. We had a room overlooking the pool, which was surprisingly quiet...

3/5

Average

Family hotel with a good pool area
Date:
If you are looking for a family friendly hotel, this is for you. The hotel has many pools, activities for children, massage, pool bars, nice garden, daily doctor visits, buffet restaurant and all the... 

4/5

Very Good

Good hotel (but with cardboard doors)
Date:
Very nice hotel in general. Location is good, just two minutes walk from wonderful Karon Beach, and many shops/restaurants/tourist services around. The swimming pool with Angkor Wat-like statue in the...

4/5

Very Good

Nice hotel, but somewhat too big
Date:
What to say? Depening on what you like in hotels this can be a very, very nice hotel. It is some 50 metres from the best spot on Karon Beach. Shops in abundance just around the corner. Amazing pool...        

3/5

Average

It stinks
Date:
Stayed here and let's say never again. Breakfast great! But that's it. Rest of food poor. Rooms stink and old. Pool slimy, and crowded. Location near nothing. Staff rude unhelpful and not child...

3/5

Average

Great hotel for families with small children
Date:
Stayed for two weeks on January. The rooms were nice and had enough space when traveling with two kids. We had two rooms which had access to one another. Also the balcony was spacious. AC was ok. Our...

5/5

Excellent

The best hotel in Karon
Date:
Have been here 3 times - and will be bach i febr. 2011 Very kind staf and a very good bufet at the morning. Good lunch restaurant and nice pools. Close the Phuket town and the big budha - a...

4/5

Very Good

Great hotel for the price
Date:
Stayed at this hotel for only one night unfortunately but thought it was great. Beautiful pools, swim up bar, lots of lounge chairs, spacious rooms, and about a 2 minute walk to the beach. Would have...

5/5

Excellent

Great family hotel...
Date:
We found the staff very helpful and extremely friendly, couldn't fault any of them. The rooms were cleaned every day, and were very comfortable. The kids loved the 3 swimming pools. The hotel is in a...

3/5

Average

great pool, old rooms
Date:
Stayed at this hotel with 2 kids in january 2011, we loved the pools and the scandinavian staff. Many things too do for the children. Very big hotel but the rooms were too old and need too be...

4/5

Very Good

Surprisingly good for the value of money!with real pool!
Date:
There were like 3 or 4 big pools in the resort,very beautiful ones actually.The children pool was also at the end of everything& I didn't have to hear them screaming wneh I was relaxing by the...  

4/5

Very Good

Great resort
Date:
We loved this resort. The rooms were clean and comfortable, aircon worked fine. Pools and grounds were immaculate. Staff were helpful and friendly and the taxi service from the hotel was as cheap as...

1/5

Terrible

Great pool facilities,that's as good as it gets.
Date:
We stayed at the Phuket Orchid Resort for 6 nights and checked out a day early to get out of there.Firstly the room on first entry had a strong smell of ammonia and an old musty smell.The room was...

2/5

Poor

Not what you would expect
Date:
I did not like this hotel at all and will not return. The rooms are terrible, time-worn and oldfashioned. The airconditioning in our room did not function (even after they "fixed" it) so we had two...

4/5

Very Good

Fantastic place, fantastic food, cheap, clean everything you need
Date:
GREAT place!!!! We read a few ordinary reveiws regarding this resort, and all the negative ones were uncalled for. We were 2 adults with 4 teenage boys in two adjoining rooms and stayed for 6 days....

4/5

Very Good

Fantastic place, fantastic food, cheap, clean everything you need!
Date:
GREAT place!!!! We read a few ordinary reveiws regarding this resort, and all the negative ones were uncalled for. We were 2 adults with 4 teenage boys in two adjoining rooms and stayed for 6 days....

3/5

Average

Decent hotel, but too expensive and time-worn
Date:
I have written a review of the Phuket Orchid Resort in December 2010. We returned there for two weeks from 18th December to 1st January 2011, so I'm writing a new one. I still think it has a nice...  

2/5

Poor

Terrible place, family hell!
Date:
We spent one night with my family, 30 December 2010, in this hotel. Terrible experience - a true nightmare and a family hell! Huge hotel, bad and lauzy service! Will never ever recommend this hotel to...

4/5

Very Good

Positive and clean !
Date:
My daughter and I spend 6 nights in Ph. Orchid at the end of March. The hotel has really beautiful territory , clean swimming pools, special kid's swimming pool under a sun-tent and 2 kid's water...     

2/5

Poor

Terrible Service, Bad Attitude.
Date:
I booked 2rooms,stayed 3 nights in this resort. Location was fine with some eateries along the road. Beach is about 200m away. Walkway leading to rooms is dark. My SUP room was nice, looks liked they...

4/5

Very Good

Good Value - Great Pool, Access to Cheap Local Eateries and Shops
Date:
Get a pool access room - away from the main area and a lovely indulgence! Stayed for 7 nights in what was obviously Low Season - only 2 of the five blocks seemed to be occupied. Low key, well located...

4/5

Very Good

Great value for money
Date:
Travelled with friends who had stayed here before and on their recommendation got a poolside room. Well worth the extra cost of upgrading. This pool made our holiday. You stepped out the sliding doors...

1/5

Terrible

Big disappointment
Date:
This hotel is extremely over-rated. The pictures on the website look great and upon our arrival I was initially impressed, but from there it was all downhill. The staff do not speak english very well...

5/5

Excellent

Lovely for family with children
Date:
Best hotel I've ever stayed at! Lovely poolside with extremely friendly staff. It was like living in a botanical garden with orchids everywhere. Some rooms had access to the pool but unfortunately not...

3/5

Average

Pleasant enough but there are other alternatives sourced while th
Date:
The service of staff was excellent, the room was average, location was nice but have subsequently sourced better while there and amenties were in line with other resorts/hotels. In revisiting...

4/5

Very Good

Nice for children
Date:
Fantastic poolarea. The kids loved it. 50 meters from the beach, the kids rather stayed in the pool. Funny with in-pool bar. The room was ok but need an upgrade. Just walk outside the resort and you...

2/5

Poor

Don't be fooled by the lobby.
Date:
On initially seeing the grand entrance lobby area we though we had chosen well, to say we were disppointed with our room would be an understatement. We were led down a dark, dreary hallway to an...

3/5

Average

Huge hotel - very disappointing and rooms in desperate need of re
Date:
Have just returned from a few nights at this hotel at the end of our stay in Phuket. We were not impressed at all and wished we had booked somewhere else. The hotel looks very grand, beautiful...

4/5

Very Good

A nice hotel with a wonderful swimming pool area
Date:
We stayed at Phuket Orchid Resort for two weeks and enjoyed our stay very much. The best part of the hotel is its large garden and swimming pool area. There are many bars, where you can have ...

4/5

Very Good

Don't choose Superior Rooms choose Family or Deluxe
Date:
We stayed 11 nights, went with another family. We had booked Superior rooms, not good. Changed immediately to the Family rooms, far better. Very happy. Fantastic pool complex. Fantastic staff. ...

4/5

Very Good

FAMILY HOTEL
Date:
Phuket Orchid Resort is an amayzing hotel to stay at If your traveling with your kids. As a single woman with no kids the children playing and splassing at the pool kind of got on my nerws. That's...  

5/5

Excellent

Great place to stay
Date:
The rooms were roomy - OK not exactly 5 star... but they were clean and had everything you would need to make your stay comfortable and nice. The pools were definitely the plus - so clean and...

4/5

Very Good

Pools are fantastic ...
Date:
Stayed here for 11 nights at beginning of October. The pools and grounds are the biggest attraction of the hotel (four pools in total). Housekeeping service were very obliging but front desk and...

4/5

Very Good

I would probably stay again
Date:
This hotel was not a bad hotel at all, there are a few things to pick-up on and a few to never complain about. Most of the staff know a good amount of english but there are a few who don't know a big...

4/5

Very Good

The friendliest staff you could ever meet
Date:
Stayed for 10 days. The bed was a bit hard but tis was prompty rectifed. All satff at the hotel were friendly and most went out of their way to make you feel welcome. The breakfast choice was...

4/5

Very Good

Great Pool, not so great rooms
Date:
We stayed at the Phuket Orchid for 5 nights in August 2009. We booked a Superior room and I am still not convinced this is what we were given - the room was very dated and although it was comfortable...

5/5

Excellent

Great location!
Date:
This hotel was large in size with two very large pools. It is only a few blocks from the beach. The rooms were a good size but the bathroom has a shutter on one wall that leads into the bedroom (not...     

3/5

Average

Good value for money
Date:
This hotel was a good middle of the road choice. It's best point is the lovely pool, and excellent childrens' pools. The second pool looks even better, but is currently under renovation. We didn't...    

4/5

Very Good

Absolutely amazing!
Date:
We stayed here for 11 nights in May/June of 2009. We had the best time and are already looking to plan our next trip! The staff were amazing and friendly, always with a ready smile and with a good...  

4/5

Very Good

Most amazing swimming pools and service
Date:
My husband, 13 year old daughter and myself stayed here for 9 nights at the end of May. We had booked this hotel as it was such a fantastic deal together with Royal Brunei airlines - approx half what...

4/5

Very Good

Good hotel
Date:
Phuket Orchid has the most amazing pools! They've got 2 main pools for adults and a children's pool. Plenty of space for everybody unless of course you are going during very peak period. The hotel is...

1/5

Terrible

STAY AWAY !
Date:
We booked this place for a week in april 2009. As soon as we arrived, I knew this was a BIG mistake. You can really feel the bad atmosphere . The staff are really moody. And the whole place is in...     

5/5

Excellent

Fabulous Resort - A Definite Must!
Date:
We absolutely loved this resort. We chose it for our honeymoon destination and we weren’t disappointed! What’s great about it: Firstly, the location. It’s on Karon Beach, just off the main road....

5/5

Excellent

people were very nice, rooms cleaned daily,good for faimlies
Date:
the people were very nice,rooms cleaned daily,three good sized pools,good food buffet breakfast daily all and all it is a wonderful place to stay with the family.the location is quiet away from patong...

4/5

Very Good

Great Accommodation, Staff were a let down
Date:
I travelled to Phuket in January this year with two of my girlfriends for a summer get away. We had an excellent time, having never been to thailand before we loved every minute of it. Phuket Orchid...