Fair House Villas & Spa
Travel Blogs from Mae Nam
... mini-bus for a tour of some of the other hotels (some of them very swanky - one of them had a Royal Wing!) before finally getting to the pier our speedboat was due to leave from. The plan for the day? Some snorkelling, followed by a trip to a lagoon (that featured in Danny Boyle's film The Beach) and then on for some sea kayaking. First however was breakfast, and it's good that first impressions count for little as breakfast was underwhelming. Described as ...
... moving to another place further up the strip for some food. Sports bar central, this place had televisions offering golf (Lee Westwood was leading The Open going into the last day), cricket (England had set the Aussies a notional target of 582 at Lord's with two days to get it), men's football, women's football and snooker. Dave's interest swivelled predictably between the golf and the cricket.
Anxious to get back before taxis became extortionate, and aware that ...
... it in the back. Opening the door came the sound of dutch people talking. We had a dutch bus as it seemed so the journey could start and we made some new friends over the coarse of the day.
Djuna especially was taken with Danielle and was getting her to play with her all the time. She loved it and made an other friend. We a babysitter? ;)
We even spotted some white dolphins from the ferry to ...
... the end of night, I wasn't feeling ideal, my shorts were wet and sandy from the waterslide and I was feeling a little bit queasy. We arrived back just before 5am, decided to wait up for sunset and promptly fell asleep and missed it.
The morning after the night before....we felt hideous, we spent the whole day trying to recover from our hangovers. We had an English-style brunch, scrambled/poached eggs, toast and hashbrowns, we all felt like ...
... enough to be used a bed for a 3rd person. We need a mattress making for these as they are not a standard single bed size. We gone from pillar to post trying to find someone on the island who does this – we eventually found the only person on the island. His fabric swatches were a little old fashioned apart from one book, we picked out some fabric and ordered them.
We’ve had more problems with the internet this week ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet