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Koh Yao Yai

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| In the middle of Phang Nga Bay, equidistant to Phuket and the Krabi mainland, Phuket 82160, Thailand
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

There is really not much on Koh Yao Yai - however it was a perfect get away if you want peace and quiet. No bars. A handful of restaurants. Barely any traffic, so hiring a moped felt pretty safe. Several secluded beaches. Restaurants were a...More

3  Thank Kickingk18
Reviewed 1 April 2016

i'm so happy that we stayed in Koh Yao Yai, it is such a lovely Island. We took a ferry from Railay Beach organised via a tourist agent and stayed in Koh Yao Yai Village resort which was a lovely base. The island felt less...More

7  Thank ginah60
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Koh Yao Yai is perfect if you want a quiet stay away from the tourists, in an area that is still very traditional. The people there are extremely kind and trustful.they will wave hello in the streets and always speak to you kindly. Some are...More

10  Thank Lily R
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I like this place so much I promise I will back there again nice beach & nice person also they kindly ' helpful for us we drive motor bike around the island to looking forward to see the sunset at the pier its so nice...More

Reviewed 5 February 2016

3 week journey, first phuket, then koh yao yai, then last bangkok. i loved Koh yao yai, i´ve been in thailand 6 times before, first time 2000, i fell in love with the country, i was at koh pangan, near koh samui, and it was...More

7  Thank David Y
Reviewed 17 January 2016

After spending time in several Southeast Asian cities, this was such a refreshing place to visit - so peaceful, quiet, and beautiful. It's also much cleaner than the cities. There is not a party scene at all, but it is a place for relaxing and...More

11  Thank Tessa C
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

A beautiful, quiet place away from packed tourists spot, with great food and nice people. You might wanna do some research and plan what to do in advance.

3  Thank Jee K
Reviewed 25 December 2015

If you want to be the only one on the beach- this is the place for you. If you're looking for nightlife- not the place. Will need to stay a few days if you visit. We rented motorbikes and loved being one of the few...More

1  Thank Eburnsye
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Beautiful beach and stunning views, stayed December time so nice sea breeze , beautiful and peaceful beach just right for relaxing

2  Thank scoobysue50
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

If you stay on the western shores you'd enjoy a beautiful sun set and on the eastern shores, impressive view of the other islands such as Ko Rang Nok, Ko Hong and their neighbours with Krabi mainland at the back. KYY is mountaneous and you...More

9  Thank TraveloGuro
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21 April 2018|
Response from Phairoj P | Property representative |
Hi Stacey, There are many local speedboat running from Koh Yao Yai to Phuket. Here are boat timetable... 6.30 am. from Leam Yai pier (speedboat) 7.30 am. Leam Yai pier (ferry) 8.00 am., 10.00 am., 11.30 am., 2.00 pm., 4.00... More
Alexis M
16 March 2018|
Response from TwinTrip2014 |
Hello! I'm actually on Koh Yao Yai. I would recommend to go there by boat from Phuket (Bang Rong Peer near the Airport). You can book it directly there. On Koh Yao Yai I would definitely give the advice to rent a motorbike... More
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