Iyara Beach Hotel & Plaza
Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
Finishing up, we hit the beers and tried to anaesthetise ourselves for the trip back. It didn't work, but I tried.
Creatures of habit, we went to dinner on the beach and saw fire show again. Well the food was good, the drinks cheap enough, it was comfortable and entertaining, so what more do you want?
Lilli bought a green laser from one of the beach touts and had fun with kids on way back.
... shows get. We saw half of the first and the entire second show. It was certainly a fun night. All in all, while Koh Samui as a whole wasn't the most exciting destination or memorable one for us, we enjoyed our time. We went because of the Seder and that was a fun night and of course, celebrating Songkran there was awesome. Maybe we would have got more out of it had we rented a car or a scooter. The place we stayed at was perfect and we will miss the ...
... my chat with him in November when he decided he didn't trust us to put a playlist of music together because we'd suggested an English breakfast??? He didn't think there was any money to be made in offering breakfasts. Our friend did the same maths as we had back in November and seeing as someone else was saying it, he thought it was a good idea. We think everything we've ever suggested and he's rejected will be brought in when we are gone. And he says ...
We did it!! (Day 22-23)
Waking up on Day 5 we decided to mix up the AM Yoga routine at The Spa Resort and try a new place called Absolute Sanctuary that offered an 8:30AM detox Yoga session. We heard it was about a 10-15 minute drive and should cost 100 baht. Around 8:00AM we went to the front of The Spa Resort and informed the friendly guy who stops traffic for you when you want to cross the street that we would like a taxi to Absolute Sanctuary. He of course ...
... we'll see. Looking south-east, we noticed that the sun was now shining in the Lamai area, so decided to drive back there via the Ring Road. Close to Lamai we got sidetracked to a pub on a beach which we just could not pass up on. Ordered the by now compulsory big Chang and Sprite, yes, two glasses as well please. Spent a good hour here, reading, drinking and just taking in the scene. Once we got our fill we eventually headed for Lamai and slightly struggled to find the same road ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service