Sleep[edit]

Kata Yai[edit]

  • 2 Boomerang Village Resort, Patak Rd 9/11-13 Soi 10, +66 76 284480. Check-in: 14:00, check-out: 12:00. Externally similar to mountain chalets, the cottages are furnished in Thai-style, offering a very congenial and relaxing ambience. The property boasts panoramic views of Kata Beach and is located approximately 80 m above sea level. The beach is about 900 m distant.1,550-4,440 baht.
  • 3 CC's Hideaway (CC Blooms), 84/21 Patak Road Soi 10, Tambon Karon, +66 76 333 222, . Check-in: 14:00, check-out: 12:00. 42-room hotel nestled in the hills of Kata overlooking the Andaman Sea. Has breathtaking views and modern accommodations infused with traditional and authentic Thai furnishings.
  • Peach Hill Hotel, 13 Karon Rd. On a small hill between Karon and Kata Yai beaches, 400 m from Kata Yai Beach.
  • Rico's (on the main Kata Rd, big sign is hard to miss). Clean, mid-range hotel. Rooms are all ground floor, and surround the pool. Bathrooms are tiny, but clean. Free Internet in the lobby.1,500 baht.

Kata Noi[edit]


Budget[edit]

Go directly to Karon, Kata, or Kata Noi beaches and have a look around. If you prefer more of a party atmosphere, go to Patong. Along the south end of Kata Beach there are many bungalows with lovely views overlooking the sea. Prices range from 200-1,000 baht per day depending on your requirements.

Similar establishments in the area are the Da Bungalows (ask for Mr Da), Coolbreeze, Friendship and Flamingo bungalows. If you prefer a quieter area, go for Kata Noi and look for Tap Kaew Bungalows at the end of the street on the hillside overlooking Kata Noi Beach.

Mid-range[edit]

  • Kata Noi Club Bungalow (กะตะน้อย คลับ บังกะโล), 3/25 Patak Rd, +66 76 330194, +66 76 284025. 20 rooms.450-1,000 baht.
  • Kata Rock Inn Seaview. Air-con rooms with bath and toilet en suite, hot water, refrigerator, satellite TV, daily cleaning services, stunning views, and 2 minutes from the beach. Excellent value for money.800+ baht.

Splurge[edit]