Marco Polo Resort & Restaurant
Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
... cures are by a country mile the best sellers but bandages and Betadene are a close second.
We headed north from Thongsala up the coast past clusters of bungalows for rent each of them with views of a beach more idyllic than the next. Suddenly as we rode over the crest we were confronted by an elephant. Were these indigenous beasts or had they been bought over on the elephant ferry?
We rode for a couple of ...
... the back. Cindy was getting sick herself, so I offered her some medicine I got from the liveaboard, which she declined at first. “You won't be able to keep this down if you wait too long and get sick”. She took the pill and eventually left to sit up above. After an hour of bouncing around we had to transfer to another boat, but this time we skipped the VIP room and sat with the other common folk on the deck floor above – So ...
... yes even Paul!) felt
a little homesick. Yes, we had sun (though it was quite
stormy/overcast a few days), sand, warm sea, BBQs, fire dancers,
cocktails, swings and hammocks, plus the few decorations and xmassy
foods we could find but we didn't have family, friends and most
importantly The Smurfs xmas tape and mince pies! Still, we had fun
building a sandman, drinking and speaking to a few of the people
about the place and really just relaxing and doing nothing; ...
... and we happily danced away to hits such as the Grease Megamix and other various cheesy numbers. Earlier, Hollie and Hatti had educated us in new music as we had lost touch since being away, but it seemed this was irrelevant as we danced to classics like at Uni.
We carried on up the beach and came across a bar that had a fire hoop outside. Guys and girls were taking it in turns to run and jump through the fire. This place was crazy! We then noticed another bar had a water ...
felt proud for the fact we stayed In last night So we got up early and decided to rent a car to see the island properly before we head off to another island. It worked out so cheap it was only 800 baht and was actually a really nice white Toyota. The only down fall was that it was automatic so me and Deven had to teach ourselves on how to drive it. Getting the hang of it pretty quickly we set off I was first to drive and our first stop was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet