Golden Sand Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Lamai Beach
Spent the morning travelling to Sihanoukville by bus which took approx 4 hours. Then checked into hotel which was nice and went for lunch. The afternoon was rather wet so just went for a little walk around. Went for group evening meal and then to bar for some cocktails. Day 2 - This was a free day, and so had a lie in then went and spent the …
... beach, near beach bars and restaurants and had its own private pool as well! It was a bit more expensive than hostels but we shared a massive room with all 4 of us which spilt the cost! We spent a couple of days of Chaweng beach, the prettier, more busy beach where we tried jet skis, being towed on the back of them on an inflatable sofa and got our first Thai massage on the beach. It ...
... to eat - the Thai food remained delicious,
every day it got better. Andrew & I inspired Rich to join us in daily
exercise & mountain climbing - we started each day with a healthy sweat out
& hungry tummies! We checked out Ko Ma - an islet on the north western tip
of Ko Phangan connected to the island by a sandbar. The snorkelling was poor
and the beach fairly full so we headed back to the estate's divine pool which
has an authentic wooden longboat ...
Today we woke up actually not feeling too bad! The people from the hostel asked if we wanted to go with them to Koh Ma beach which is supposed to be gorgeous, so we got on the back of the scooters and a group of us went on a ride to the beach. We spent the afternoon there and walked over to another small island that you could get to by walking along a sand walkway under the ...
... of the ocean and trusting the oxygen tank on our backs, we leant how to enjoy diving...but only with the help and supervision of a very trained diving instructor! He showed us round the rock on our own guided tour where we saw all sorts of colourful fish of every size though we knew the names of none of them. We had, though we're not sure we mind, missed out on spotting ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsGolden Sand Beach Resort Lamai Beach
We went here for the yearly Songkran Festival where they had a evening's of entertainment on such as music, traditional Thai dancing, Thai boxing and fire dancing.
We had a good night for the Thai's New Year with everyone in high spirits
Set right on the beach front, Golden Sanit is one of Krabi's most expensive hotels.
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