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Beautiful with lots to do

Many resorts and hotels of varying expenses on the beach. Many great restaurants and nightlife as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Megan S
,
Canada
Not so good...

For swimming this beach is almost unusable in the summer, when the tide is low all day. The beach... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ronny64Norway
,
Oslo, Norway
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“nice beach” (22 reviews)
“party beach” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Koh Tao, Thailand
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"nice beach"
in 22 reviews
"party beach"
in 5 reviews
"shows at night"
in 3 reviews
"popular beach"
in 3 reviews
"main beach"
in 7 reviews
"fire dancers"
in 5 reviews
"lotus bar"
in 4 reviews
"massage places"
in 3 reviews
"long tail"
in 7 reviews
"place to stay"
in 3 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 3 reviews
"taxi boat"
in 4 reviews
"boats"
in 39 reviews
"tide"
in 9 reviews
"sairee"
in 17 reviews
"island"
in 40 reviews
"waves"
in 10 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many resorts and hotels of varying expenses on the beach. Many great restaurants and nightlife as well. Great place to watch the sunset each night. Often fire shows on the beach at dark. Many taxi boats that can take you to places like Koh NangYuan...More

Thank Megan S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For swimming this beach is almost unusable in the summer, when the tide is low all day. The beach is not very clean and often there are plastic rubbish laying around. At night it is okay as there often is some beach parties or flame...More

4  Thank Ronny64Norway
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few cheap restaurants and overpriced massage places. Mainly a Backpacker hangout.Shopping Blah. Interesting for one visit

3  Thank mrptravelbug
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

the beach is not that great for swimming ... but for snorkeling its pretty ok... Kayaking is lovely as the water is very still , hardly much waves. But you can't miss the sunset here.Its really Stunning.

Thank s123c2015
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Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Depending what you are searching for on the island Sairee Beach might be the place. It has a lot if shops (cloths, souvenires and diving). Also, one can find many restaurants (thai and western). Many pups are available and night life seems to be quite...More

1  Thank Karan573
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

There are way better beaches around the island. But this one is huge and it’s okay overall. Just busy, but that’s part of the good part because there’s tons of beach bars and restaurants. This is the area you want to stay at in Koh...More

Thank 7Taylor7
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

This beach is the most happening beach. I spent my New Years here. At night you will see the whole beach is lit up with beautiful lights and fireworks. Beautiful beach with beautiful restaurants and pubs around. Fireworks are amazing, couple of DJ’s playing music...More

Thank MatinShaikh
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Great spot to have lunch overlooking the water and white sandy beach and has amazing sunsets every night.

Thank Suwatchara
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Great little Island with amazing beaches but I's Typically a Diving Island. Plenty of Restaurants bars and shop. Amazing food and great atmosphere day and night.

Thank Deb1812
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Just left Koh tao. Ended up extending our trip because we didn’t want to leave. Everyone at sairee cottage diving was amazing- way better than any other dive school I’ve been to. Bobby and James were my dive instructors and we’re both beyond amazing. I...More

Thank Olivia L
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Dominika R
16 May 2018|
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Response from 7Taylor7 | Reviewed this property |
Sairee Cottages!!! DEFINITELY NOT SEASHELL RESORT. The Cottages were awesome, make sure you get a room with AC. There are 2 pools, the restaurant on the beach is actually really good. The cafe is good too! It’s a good... More
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