The Andamania Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Khao Lak
... healthy teaming with schools of small to mid sized fish but there is not an abundance of coral and what there is is very whitewashed. But with monsoon season upon us there were thunderstorms overhead, a good hour long down pour at arrival at the island and really choppy water causing most of the sea life to stay away.
The dinner of my last night more than made up for this disappointment. Khao Lak is blessed with an abundance ...
... Ken showed me a tree where each volunteer had attached a hand carved piece of wood bearing the name of their hometown. Sadly this had been damaged by children climbing all over it. The food was lovely but it was the setting that made it a really memorable lunch. Later Sue and I went through a few more lesson packs before I called it a day with just time for a dip in the pool before dusk.
I had arranged to meet Nicky for dinner. The four young English students ...
... amenities you would expect from a hotel in this class. We then spent a pleasant couple of hours in the shade of some trees on the beach. Phil had his first swim in the Andaman Sea. They have been flying yellow, and occasionally, red flags on the beach recently rather than green and Phil, despite being an experienced swimmer, noticed the strong currents and nearly found himself on the rocks when returning to shore.
By Thursday evening Phil was ...
I had planned to spend the day in Bang Niang. The taxi dropped me at the sea front and I strolled along to the northern tip of the beach. On my last visit I had found that the creek which divided the two beaches had been blocked and that it had now become possible to walk from Bang Niang beach to Khuk Khak beach. My plan was to do this, explore a new beach and spend the day at one of the two beach bars there. ...
... listed at $450 US! Far better to head down the road to the southern Andaman islands where we could get bungalows on the beach for a fraction of the price.
On our last day, we walked the length of the sand to a small fishing at the north end. There were only two other resorts during that 3km walk: I was grateful for the O’Neill swimming shirt I had packed, as it completely blocks out the sun and is waterproof. After the untimely death of our ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking