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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Houben Ko Lanta
Perfect place to unwind, with awesome customer service. Will never forget Shana, the ever cheery host who acceded to our every request. We will definitely head back to The Houben in future!
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Travel Blogs from Ko Lanta
Thailand has always been a favourite place for me to visit; be it Bangkok or Krabi. So when an opportunity presented itself, i.e. SF's birthday, I easily chose Koh Lanta, as the location for her birthday trip.
Koh Lanta is a magical wonderland. It is located near Krabi, at the cusp of the gorgeous Thai beaches and away from the crowds …
... slicing in Thai cooking. I noticed that the most prominent ingredients in Thai cooking are garlic, chilli, ginger and lemongrass; garlic and chilli though are important ingredients in South East Asian cooking - it was very much the case in Bali. I then got to have a short 5 minute break while they cleaned the kitchen and prepared the meat before the cooking stage. It is incredible how quick Thai cooking is. We must have spent a maximum ...
... s excellent adventure while laying on the beach. Just weird to think of them being in Greece and us in Thailand, but it is so good to know what they are up to each day. Up to beach restaurant for lunch then back for more reading and lazing by our pool. Thunderstorm hit really hard late in the afternoon and lasted for about half an hour. It ...
... and out to be top dog and no one (and I mean no-one) ever indicates! Living in a country such as the UK where big brother is watching and health and safety rules and regulations are now sacrosanct; this small measure of freedom was just what we wanted!
Lanta old town was just a small village really with the ubiquitous gift shops, cafes and cold drinks stands, but the bigger restaurants in particular had the most wonderful view ...
On Tuesday 14 January 2014 we took a minivan to Koh Lanta. Three hours and two car ferries later we arrived at the very laid back and chilled out island. This is what we were here for – some relaxation! Not that the last six months have been very hectic or anything!
We stayed at Klong Dao beach which is a very long spaced out beach at the top of the island. The ...