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5/5    Score based on 107 reviews

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5/5

Excellent

Lovely holiday
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Spent 6 nights in a large airy apartment overlooking the beautifully maintained gardens and swimming pools. The staff were extremely friendly and obliging. The resort is away from the beach but close...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent choice in Phuket
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Stayed 7 nights, was low season and the resort was nice and quiet, and we were blessed with great weather all week. Staff were friendly and accomodating - our flights arrived and left after midnight...

4/5

Very Good

Good fast response from Royal Embassy!
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Hi, Booked the 2 bedrooms suite, so email to double confirm and asked 2 questions. Parichart Yomudee from Reception responded very fast! It was very different from other hotels that i...

5/5

Excellent

not yet arrived for the holiday......
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I would like to say even although I am a week away from going to Phuket where we are staying at the Royal Embassy Resort & Spa, I had some questions and concerns as we had book it for the very first...

5/5

Excellent

Really Excellent Resort
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A small and personal style resort at Kamala Beach. Was a perfect 12 nights for my wife and I with our two children. The staff were courteous and helpful. The accommodation was first class and all...

5/5

Excellent

A beautiful complex
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We stayed at the Royal Embassy for 9 nights and had a fantastic time. The complex is quite small with around 20 villas and apartments set in a garden around two pools - this made it feel very homely...

5/5

Excellent

So peaceful! Highly recommended!!
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The Royal Embassy was a fantastic place to stay for 12 days! After reading reviews on trip adviser , we decided to stay at The Royal Embassy and couldn't be more pleased with our choice! The bed...         

5/5

Excellent

A great time in Kamala
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This was a great family holiday. Relaxing around the pool in the morning and at the beach in the afternoon. The staff were truly wonderful our 18 year old boy and 15 year old girl had a great time....

5/5

Excellent

Lovely!!!!! Highly recommended
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We are just back from our 2nd visit to the Royal Embassy Resort & Spa in Kamala, Phuket, and it certainly won't be the last!! What a lovely, well run and ideally located place. This place has a...

5/5

Excellent

Hidden gems
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One of our main reason for this hotel is the location of the hotel which is higher than most of other hotel in case of tsunami. You can check the internet...                                          

5/5

Excellent

Hidden Gem in Kamala
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This review is well overdue and we were so lucky to find this great little resort, but are even luckier to be able to go back again for a second visit. Stayed in a bungalow and my sister and hubby in...

3/5

Average

Nice
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Me and my wife stayed for one week at the hotel. We got there via the ratings at this web site and though all in all we had a nice time, I must say I expected a bit more. The room was large enough...

4/5

Very Good

lovely hotel, wonderful caring staff
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A really super little hotel and not too far to walk to the fab beach at Kamala. Phil runs a tight ship, everything is super clean and spotlessly kept. The staff went out of their way to make...

4/5

Very Good

Perfect hotel/bungalows for families, very friendly staff!
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We stayed here christmas 2012 with our 7 months old baby and two bigger children, 14 and 16 years old, and had a most pleasent stay! A small resort with nice pools and cheap and good...

5/5

Excellent

Unforgettable vacation at Royal Embassy
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We stayed at RE for 11 days in november 2012 - and it was almost a heaven. We booked villa for me and my husband and upon arrival were held to 1B. The villa is very comfortable, spacious and cosy. It...

4/5

Very Good

Ideal for fun with friends
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Had a great time at this hotel, when we were all out in Thailand for my friend's wedding. It was ideal for us all to relax and have fun before and after the wedding. Particular compliments to the chef...

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful, small friendly hotel
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We stayed here for 3 nights 27th - 30th Nov 2012 Really loved it We stayed in a bungalow villa overlooking the immaculate pool and gardens. (All the 20 something rooms overlook this). Villa...

4/5

Very Good

Gem at the price
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My 3rd stay here, Always impressed with the service and the friendly stall. Close to everything. Almost downtown. This is not on the beach but everything is just wonderful. If you are here for a...

5/5

Excellent

Another excellent stay!
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We returned to the Royal Embassy for a second stay with our two children (3 & 4 years) in October. We weren't disappointed - same great service, food, and the pet rabbit was a great hit with the...

1/5

Terrible

Rundown outdated dirty poor value for money - how is this #1
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I stayed here in early December. Firstly I do not understand how this hotel has such good comments?? In my opinion they are way off the mark! Location - it's far from beach off busy road and in...

5/5

Excellent

An hidden oasis
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Never having been to Phuket before I was concerned that I had selected the correct hotel, I can assure anyone else in my position that I could not have chosen better. It was so quite, the gardens...

5/5

Excellent

Magical time in Phuket
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Just spent 10 days at the Royal Embassy for a friends wedding. Had a brilliant time staff were brilliant and very knowledgeable and very happy to help out if we needed anything organised and made us...

5/5

Excellent

Exactly what I needed!!!
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The service at the Royal Embassy Resort was very personal, professional and knowledgeable - If you needed anything or wanted advice the staff were more than happy to help! I was impressed by the...

5/5

Excellent

Nice homelike hotel!
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Just spent four nights here. The hotel is located about 500m from Kamala beach and 300m from BigC. Kamala's main restaurant street is about one km away. Most of the hotel related things have very...

5/5

Excellent

"What a great place to stay - strongly recommened"!
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We stayed here for 2/3 nights. The self contained apartment was very clean and spacious. The private swimming pool was lovely and came complete with a garden bunny! All staff were very helpful and...

5/5

Excellent

We were extremely happy with this resort.
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Where do I begin. Very happy with the rooms, the food was the best, the grounds where beautiful, two pools, and the staff were so helpful and friendly. Made us feel like we had been there many times...

5/5

Excellent

Great rejuvinator
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Stayed in October with a friend in the 2 bedroom bungalo and really enjoyed it. Room was spacious and close to the pool so you could lounge out, run back in for supplies and back out! Phil, Phil's...

5/5

Excellent

Lovely pool
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My girlfriend and I booked a room here under my friend's recommendation and feel very satisfy. My room was so clean and spacious with a comfortable bed. From our room can see hotel pool, such a nice...

5/5

Excellent

peaceful
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i came and stayed for 3 weeks in may ,i was so blown away ,i came back in july ,and stayed for 3 months .the chef cooks up all sorts of food to die for ,i love nz mussels ,and as for the nz steaks ,i...

5/5

Excellent

An Oasis of Tranquility - Yet only 10 min from Patong
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I enjoyed a wonderful two days at this lovely boutique hotel and would definitely stay there again. I would have loved to have stayed longer but had to cut my visit short because of other commitments...

5/5

Excellent

Royal Embassy Review - To Phil and Henry
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Guys, I forgot to write a review last Feb so hopefully this will make up for it. The reason I came back to Royal Embassy was not just for the value of the place but also for the exceptional service...

5/5

Excellent

Very Nice
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We stayed for 3 nights in late september 12 in a 2 bedroom villa. Room was spacious and clean and represented great value. All rooms face onto a lovely pool area (2 pools - one suitable for smaller...

5/5

Excellent

2nd Visit even better
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Hard to imagine that the Royal Embassy has gotten even better since we were there in February! As always Phil and Henry give such incredibly dedicated service and make us feel so welcome. The food...

5/5

Excellent

honeymoon!
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My wife and I traveled from the States to Phuket for our honeymoon and happened to come across this lovely hotel. We were initially attracted to it because of the high marks on TripAdvisor. We were...

5/5

Excellent

Two years in a row, there are a million reasons why...
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My partner & I stayed here last year and we didn't hesitate about staying here again. What can I say, Ari & Phil have become our friends and I already miss them. The staff go out of their way to...

5/5

Excellent

Why go anywhere else?? Perfection is right here!
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I have found the place I am going to stay every time I go to Phuket. Thank you Trip Advisor for the recommendation, THANK YOU Phil, Ari and Henri for your Amazing service, friendliness...

5/5

Excellent

A Taste of Paradise!
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My husband and I have just returned from Thailand. It was our first visit there, and the Royal Embassy resort & spa definitely made it an excellent experience! Henri, Phil, Ari, Saisunee, Da, the...           

5/5

Excellent

A nice spot to stay
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We recently stayed at the Royal Embassy Resort & Spa. On arrival we were welcomed by Phil. He takes time to talk to his customers which is exceptional. We found him to be both resourceful and...

4/5

Very Good

Great resort for total relax.. top!
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I wouldn't like to take your time giving information that anyone can read on the resort's website, but I want only remark the extreme courtesy and helpfullness of Mr. Phil (the resort's manager).. A...

4/5

Very Good

Relaxing
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Clean, spacious, rustic with a touch of colonial past kind of feel to the interiors of the bungalows, I very much enjoyed my stay there. Phil and Henri are the managers of the resort and they're so...

5/5

Excellent

Perfect
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I booked at the Royal Embassy on the recommendation of a friend and I was not disappointed. I was met at the airport (transfers are extra if I recall correctly, but not unreasonable) in the middle...

5/5

Excellent

the best little resort in phuket
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this is without doubt the best resort in phuket, phil,and his lovely wife ari caterd to our every wim.they were just the best hosts you could ask for.The bungalows are very spacious and...

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful and friendly place
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What a fantastic resort, very clean and very spacious, I stayed in a villa and it was just perfect, the staff were great and the food was first class. Thanks to Phil and everyone for a great time, I...

5/5

Excellent

Excellent resort
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We We're greeted and treated as special guests throughout our stay of 6 days. Quite resort being small. Excellent food, very reasonably priced. Large spacious accommodation . Phil and Henri the...

5/5

Excellent

Royal Embassy Resort & Spa
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This was a lovely hotel. We picked it for a bit of luxury at the end of our Thailand trip so it is most costly than we would normally spend and I'm not sure how it relates to others but we loved it. ...

5/5

Excellent

We loved every minute we spent at this gem
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We were greeted and treated like special guests from the moment we arrived to being waved goodbye when we left. Phil, Ari and chef couldn't have been more accommodating. The food was very good and ...

5/5

Excellent

love it
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I have been holidaying europe and now in asia for the last 98 days and Just spent the last ten days of my holiday here to have a unwind after my 14 country and 50 odd hotels epic . I could not have...

5/5

Excellent

If you want to relax its for you! Don't tell anybody!!
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Mien hosts are 4.5 star (sorry Phil & Ari that ice cube was too cold!!). Having stayed in many international resorts the world round it was so refreshing to stay at small but quality resort where...

5/5

Excellent

Love this place
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Phil and Ari (owners) are just wonderful... Ari cooks one of the best steaks I've ever had overseas... All of the staff were amazing, Henri found us the best cooking class, Dah - can't even describe...

4/5

Very Good

Good place if you want to be away from it all.
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Nice hotel, small and intimate. The rooms and facilities are a little tired but clean and that is reflected in the price as it is very good value. Staff are really nice and friendly. The resort is a...

5/5

Excellent

Simply Excellent
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Just back after an 8 night stay and thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it. We stayed in a beautifully appointed Thai Villa which we loved. The food at the hotel was very very good (thanks Ari and...

5/5

Excellent

Royal Embassy
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You have to go stay here. It was just a memorable experience from start to finish, the Management and Staff are amazing, the location is fantastic 10 mins from beach, 20 minutes tuk tuk to the hustle...

4/5

Very Good

Excellent option for families
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We stayed here in the first week of July and while the weather was awful (it rained solidly for 4 days) we were genuinely impressed by the Royal Embassy. The hotel is essentially a main building...

5/5

Excellent

great privacy
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me and my wife stayed here for 4 night for our honeymoon, the room was confortable, surrounding was very quiet and tranquil. The staff was very helpful and polite. overall we really enjoy our stay...

5/5

Excellent

Little Paradise
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Me and my husband spent at this wonderful place 2 fatastic weeks. The facilities were amazing: big and full of light villa, 2 pools (for adults and for kids), cozy restaurant with gorgeous food,...

5/5

Excellent

A gem of a resort
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This is without doubt one of the nicest resorts I have ever stayed in, a sheer delight from the moment I arrived until the moment I left. It is a series of beautiful villas and apartments which...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic place
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We stayed 3 nights in June and found it lovely, Phil was great all the reviews were correct , pool was great , rooms we had a villa was lovely and the breakfasts , and evening meals all excellent and...

5/5

Excellent

A right Royal visit
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Arrived on 23rd May for one week and had apartment C6. Henri kindly helped with the baggage due to my back problem which was greatly appreciated. We were torn between a bungalow and apartment but what...      

5/5

Excellent

Just what I was hoping for
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I spent 10 nights at the Royal Embassy recently, based on the good reviews on Tripadvisor. They are all true - the place is a gem. Phil and Henri were wonderful, the grounds are lovely with orchids...   

5/5

Excellent

Great resort to stay in!
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We stayed at this resort for a few days for our honeymoon and I have one word for it... Fantastic! At first I was a bit skeptical since the hotel wasn't in Patong and it wasn't by the beach. Now,...

5/5

Excellent

Great place to stay!
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We discovered this wonderful hotel through tripadvisor. Not only does this hotel offer you a great pool, very nice rooms, great food at very good prices, and a quiet getaway within walking distance to...

5/5

Excellent

Best kept secret in Kamala
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We chose this hotel in Kamala purely down to the tripadvisor reviews...we weren't wrong to do so. The Royal Embassy is a small hotel (20 ish rooms) just 10 minute walk from the beach at the south end...

5/5

Excellent

A wonderful place to stay!
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My wife and I stayed here with our children aged 5 and 3 from February 20-22. When we arrived, we got the most nice welcome from the manager Henri. He checked us in, and walked us to our apt C-1 to...

5/5

Excellent

Don't miss out!
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Phil, Henri and the staff made our stay magical. Checkin was the easiest I have ever completed. Our2 bedroom poolside apartment was fantastic, our 13 year old son wouldn't stay out of the pool. The...

5/5

Excellent

Lovely people , great place to stay!!
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We stayed at The Royal Embassy at the end of February for a week. There is definitely a wow factor to the place as it is very beautiful and the gardens are superbly kept. The owner Phil ,his wife and...

5/5

Excellent

Great Service!
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Stayed in their 2-bedroom apartment over the weekend of 23-25th March with 3 other girlfriends, and we had an excellent weekend there! Phil, who is the owner had us checked in in just minutes, and...

4/5

Very Good

speak english , french, clean great location
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location is great , stayed in 1 bedroom unit ,market every wed and sat right behind you, fanta sea close walk for 20 min. owner and staff treat you as a friend not a number, help you book , tours,...

5/5

Excellent

cosy&friendly
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Really enjoyed staying at this apartment. The staff is great, very helpful and caring. The rooms are spacious, we heard the road but for us it wasn't a problem. It was very comfortable that any time...

5/5

Excellent

stunning gardens and perfect staff and management- we will go again!
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One of the best places we have ever stayed in Thailand (we have been working/travelling here for 12months!!) The rooms are very spacous and bathrooms perfectly maintained and cleaned - so they still...

5/5

Excellent

As good as it gets.
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We have just returned from a two week break in Phuket and we bring back very fond memories of The Royal Embassy Resort and Spa. This is one of the prettiest resorts that we have had the privilege to... 

5/5

Excellent

Royal in name and nature
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Just finished a night stay at the Royal Embassy and rate it as one of the best places I've stayed. Having just come from a disaster night further down the road, we booked this on expedia and...

5/5

Excellent

crofty
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Just returned from a 10 day stay at the Royal Embassy.Once inside its like a little oasis of calm with an extremely friendly atmosphere. Phil, Aree, Henri and all the staff could not have been better...

5/5

Excellent

Lovely Break!
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We stayed for 3 nights in early February to celebrate our son's 4th birthday. Loved the hotel, especially the 2 bed pool access appartment which was perfect for our young family. Nicely decorated...

5/5

Excellent

Would recommend the Royal Embassy to all types of travelers
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Our stay at the royal embassy was one of the most enjoyable and relaxing holidays we have ever had. Phil along with his partner Ari, Henri and the rest of the staff are great hosts, who really go...

5/5

Excellent

Outstanding value for money
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I must confess that I’ve just read some of the recent reports on the Royal Embassy and I realise that all I’m about to do is repeat and emphasise the majority of the previous comments – but I will try...

4/5

Very Good

Nice boutique-style hotel
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We booked with the hotel directly and emails were dealt with promptly. Upon arrival we were greeted by one of our charming hosts, Phil, who took some time to explain how to get to the beach, and the...

5/5

Excellent

I arrived as a guest and left as a friend!
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What a reception! Upon arrival, we met Henri (who is fluent in French/English) and while walking throughout the resort, he gave us information on the resort and the area. We were two couples with...

4/5

Very Good

Relaxed and lovely
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Becausse with now 3 children we would need 2 hotel rooms, we were looking for a holiday appartment and found real good value here. From our porch we could oversee the pools easily and watch our...

4/5

Very Good

Good Hotel great People and Service, good Location
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We booked this hotel at the last minute because Cape Sienna was full. The hotel looks a bit run down at first sight and our bungalow looked a bit old but is was clean and confortable. We like Kamala... 

5/5

Excellent

Away from the "Hustle & Bustle"
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But not too far away just enough to make a peaceful, relaxing stay. As the other reviews state Henri, Phil & Ari were so accommodating with all our needs and the other staff were just delightful and...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful Experience!
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We stumbled across this little gem by accident, but were so happy we did. Just a short walk to Kamala Beach and about a 15 minute taxi to the chaos of Patong sits this oasis of relaxation. Spacious...

5/5

Excellent

Highly recommended
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Nothing is too much trouble for Phil, Ari, Henri and the team at this little gem of a hotel. We stayed in one of their excellent bungalows and our friends in a two bedroom apartment with it´s own...  

5/5

Excellent

Absolutely Perfect
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We holidayed here for 2 weeks and found the hotel, the grounds, and the service exceptional. We must recomend the restaurant which prepared outstanding meals. As our first trip to Thailand we ventured...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic Hotel!
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Just returned from 7 days at the Royal Embassy. We had an absolutely wonderful time. Booked a 2 bedroom villa for 3 people, and at the last minute had a couple of friends join us from Singapore and...

5/5

Excellent

Wonderful Experience
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We chose Royal Embassy because we like small quiet hotels and we were not disappointed. We were greeted by Henri the manager who is kind and gracious. We were shown to our villa which was well...

5/5

Excellent

Very nice place!
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We´ve been here as a family and we know Thailand since twenty years. The place is absolutely nice, because of the rooms, the owners and the quietness. Imagine, that you have fully equipped apartements...

5/5

Excellent

Best holidays ever
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The management were really willing to help us anytime. The one bedroom houses around the pool were just amazing. One of the best hotel ever! The only bad point was that we only stayed there a...

4/5

Very Good

Our fantastic stay!
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This hotel was fantastic for us with 2 young kids...The pool is lovely,the rooms big and the food was amazing!The owner Phil and GM Hennri where so nice and really made us feel welcome in there...

5/5

Excellent

Great resort
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We stayed in one of the bungalows for four days and it was great. The bungalows are lovely, very spacious and have all the amenities. The two pools are a nice addition and the staff was more than...

5/5

Excellent

Wish we didn't have to leave....
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What a find! The Royal Embassy Resort & Spa is one of the best places we've ever stayed. I booked this trip to celebrate my husband's 50th birthday and was thrilled to find such a warm and...

4/5

Very Good

A very relaxing stay
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We stayed in one of the oneroom-apartments for 14 days. As we have never before stayed in the same hotel for so long we were a bit worried when we booked. what if you don´t like the place. It...

5/5

Excellent

Best holiday so far, could have stayed for a month
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Perfect... literally, the bungalow was gorgeous, spacious, and had everything we needed. We were in the pool every day, and had the option of having a delicious Thai cooked lunch/dinner after our... 

5/5

Excellent

Super value and exellent service
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This is defenetly one of the best places we ever stayed at. We stayed in a 1-bedroom apartment; wery airy, nice balcony overlooking the two pools (one quite shallow for children and the oter a bit...

5/5

Excellent

Wish we could have stayed longer!
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Everything about this hotel was wonderful. The location is about a 10 minute walk from the beach, but you will not regret being here even if its not right on the seashore. We stayed in the Bungalow-...

5/5

Excellent

Definitely worth the price
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Great location, very close to the fantasea show place. Nice room too, my husbands favorite hotel during our trip to phuket and phiphi.

5/5

Excellent

We will be back
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Great to find a resort owned by a fellow New Zealander. He gave us the friendly "Kiwi" welcome and looked after us very well. Nothing was ever a problem, well maybe all those lovely cold drinks...

5/5

Excellent

Fantastic place to stay
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We had a wonderfull stay at the hotel. A very nice clean hotel, nice pools, good food in the restaurent and extremely friendly and helpfull staff, they arranged trips, transport to the airport and...

4/5

Very Good

Un havre de paix
Date:
Mon seul commentaire pourrait etre que que j'ai deja reserve pour l'annee prochaine :-) Mais comme il faut un minimum de 300 caracteres et bien j'ai le plaisir d'ajouter que meme si le resort n'a...

4/5

Very Good

Great Location and nice quiet atmosphere
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I brought my family here. Not a good start because the taxi driver, from Phuket airport was asking for more money than the agreed price. The hotel owner tried to help us in the dispute. We rented one...

5/5

Excellent

Great holiday and will surely be back!!!!
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The staff was friendly and went out of their way to give us great service. The rooms was great and it suited a family well. The kids loved the clean pools. We rented motor cycles and enjoyed the...

4/5

Very Good

Agréablement surpris <3
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Nous sommes arrivés à minuit à Kamala, et même à cette heure tardive nous avons été très bien accueillis. Endroit très calme, très reposant et très confortable. Nous arrivions de l'aéroport et ne...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing hotel!!!
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We spent five nights at Royal Embassy and really liked this amazing hotel. The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated in colonial style! Furthermore our room was always extremly clean and equipped...

3/5

Average

Nice rooms and garden in a crappy surrounding with some flaws in
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I had big hopes for this place, and decided to make it the grand finale of our two weeks in Thailand. Bad choice. Our arrival was a huge disappointment; had to clear out five superfast lizzards from...

4/5

Very Good

Beautiful and peaceful
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This is listed as kathu but should be in the Kamala listing. The walk to the beach/town was a little bit too far but this was the only problem we had with this resort. It took about ten minutes each...

4/5

Very Good

beautiful garden, nice appartement, clean & cosy - very very very
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as we got stuck in phuket and one of our kids couldn't leave the room/hotel for medical reasons we had to find (last second) a two bedroom hotelroom with kitchen. in that sense the "royal embassy" was...

4/5

Very Good

Great for families, great value, friendly but not a perfect beach
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We stayed at the Royal Embassy in November 2009 in Kamala, Phuket. We stayed for 5 nights, 2 adults , 1 child 1 infant. WE booked a 2 bedroom suite and it was beautifully furnished and ideal for...

5/5

Excellent

Hotel de tout repose
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l'hotel est situé au calme à Kamala proche de l'animation de patong nous étions dans un appartement 2 chambres, tout confort, spacieux, cuisine équipée, vue sur la piscine L'hotel est doté de 2...