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TravelPod Member ReviewsMakathanee Resort Koh Mak
We moved here after our first stay was a bit of a let down- beach front bungalow with all mod-cons and killer deck- pool was a big bonus- loved the staff!
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... storm. In the end we had to sit in the sea as it was the warmest place. Poor Seth was shivering like crazy! I’ll never forget sitting in the sea during a crazy monsoon storm!
We decided to leave the island early as the weather wasn’t the best, Mum and I found a place in Pattaya which seemed nice. Pattaya doesn’t have the best of reputations but we really liked it. Our hotel was lovely, the owner was a Frenchman who was very sweet and gave me ...
... falls. The most aqua blue water you have ever seen. The falls seemed to go on forever. We walked this path and there would be another falls. When we thought we were at the end we were awe struck by this massive fall that seemed to go on forever. We hiked All the way to the top. Very challanging, especially for me. very steep. once on top you cross over the top of the falls and go down the other side. Our tuk-tuk driver was the nicest kid. He stopped on the way to the falls ...
... tamer to us at least. I’m sure it doesn’t seem that way for most people’s first time to this country.
On the flight over from India, we were surprisingly upgraded to First Class seats on our plane. WHAT!?!? Neither Jess nor I have ever flown first class before and we were definitely not disappointed! The seats were huge with a lot of leg room, we were given free socks to wear (not a big deal but we thought it was the best thing for ...
... Germans and jenny it was back to the kayaks to head back. Within 100 meters i could already hear the moaning. After we selected the wrong beach to head for we must have travelled twice the distance we needed to but was worth every second.
Now as i sit here writing this (slightly burnt) i can hear the waves breaking on the beach no more than 5meters from me, the sun is out and there is a nice fresh sea breeze, going to be another hot day, about 40c I'm ...
... pick-up truck and set off for our bungalow.
We arrived at a red dirt track five minutes later, with a rather sore bottom after a bumpy ride. The place consisted of very simple wooden huts, albeit it with idiosyncratic stripes painted on the front doors, as noted by the Rough Guide. There were gaps in the wooden floor boards so you could see the ground below. There were also gaps in the roof and there wasn't a door between the bedroom and bathroom. The bed was a mattress ...