Prana Beach Villas
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... of another bus to pick us up. We were shuttled rapidly to the dock and Franki and I scrambled aboard literally seconds before the Raja car ferry steamed away from the quayside. Our two fellow passengers were left behind.
As the ferry docked in Ko Samui you could sense the laid back vibe although the trucks rumbling along the busy main road that circles the island certainly disguises any suggestion that there may be golden unspoiled beaches behind the curtain ...
... of the airport AGAIN and you guessed it boarded the "Hiroshama" plane bound for Koh Samui!
The airport at Samui had a very tropical/holiday feel to it and we were driven from the plane in open buggies to the arrival lounge.
We arrived at our hotel in time for cocktails overlooking the beach and then had my birthday dinner.
The next day we organised a private tour around the island and as it is a fairly small island we got a good ...
... waiting 10 minutes when we did get our tender tickets: you get a number on a printed card - when your number is called you go from the ticketing area down to the tenders. A 20 minute ride across the harbour and we docked at the main pier, used for tour boats, ferrys and fishing boats. As soon as we get up the steps from our lifeboat we are harangued by 2 to 3 dozen people waving island maps and taxi rates. They all cry ...
... restaurant then started to research what restaurant nearby would be our final dining spot. We found a restaurant called “The Patio” that looked quite nice and was within walking distance from our hotel. We relaxed until 7PM then met up with the adviser. She informed us the details of the 7 day “Clean me out” program and said we could do a condensed version of that if we preferred over the 5 day juice cleanse so that’s what we decided to do.
... t shine! He also demanded that Mike pay for his NYE dinner! Then he telephoned Mike on Christmas Day and demanded he transfer money into his Swedish bank account; obviously he refused. So we were not really looking forward to welcoming this guest.
When he arrived he was an unfriendly man who has lived in Thailand for 8 years with a Thai lady. For a man who had lived in a hot country for 8 years he was blue. We showed him around the room and ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsPrana Beach Villas Ko Samui
This resort is bang on Bangrak beach, which is at close proximity to the popular nightlife in Koh Samui (Chaweng beach) and the tourist attraction (Big Buddha) temple. I had three awesome nights at the beach which will always remain close to my heart.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.