Ancient Realm Resort and Spa
Travel Blogs from Ko Lanta
As an island, Ko Lanta is very different to the other beaches I have visited. The island itself is quite large, but this allows for the hotels/bars to spread out, preventing it from feeling crowded. The north of the island is the most developed, but I headed south to an area Liz was staying. Her friend Tom had moved on as he was on a tighter time …
We have been on Koh Lanta for four days so far and all of them have been rainy and windy. We managed to get one hour of hazy sunshine for our first morning which is when we took the few pictures that we loaded onto the blog. Other than that we have been beaten by the current monsoon weather that is moving through the area. We have only been able to …
When we booked our accommodation in Ko Lanta we thought the 2 hour boat journey from Railay would be easy. Turns out that boat doesn't run in the low/wet season we are currently in (positively named the 'green' season by the tourist industry here), so one long boat, 3 minivans, 2 ferries, and several unexplained hours at bus stops later, we arrived …
Today was our laziest day of the holiday so far. We spent all day on the beach or in our bungalow's private garden. Only moving to change position or transfer between hammocks and chairs.
A lot of reading was achieved today, and not much else.
Well, well, well. Aren't we glad we met a couple from Bristol on the bus from Bangkok who recommended Ko Lanta...not only because the island is so pretty...but the place they recommended we stay was delightful!
Sliding down the 'flashpacker' route for a few days is certainly something we don't regret....for fifteen pounds a night for the …
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
TravelPod Member ReviewsAncient Realm Resort and Spa Ko Lanta
this place is beautiful! we had to stay in a room for 1 night untill our room was ready but the the owners came and told us we could stay there 3 more n ights no extra charge ( beach front room) omg its beautiful!! moved after day 3 and the rooms are the same just 2 bungalows away from the beach ! went to the spa yesterday and spent 3 hours in there! amazing! everyones so happy and frendly here will deff be coming back here everytime we come to lanta!!! xxx
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