The Box - Lipe Resort
Travel Blogs from Koh Lipe
... we had several huge cockroaches as room mates. Its a good job we arent fussy or we'd have been outa there.
The resr of our first day was spent chilling on pattaya beach and swimming in the sea. At the time we thought this was the nicest beach yet as the water was so clear. For dinner we went to an Italian called last la Luna which was highly rated on trip advisor. I had pizza and gemma went for her trusty spaghetti bolognaise. We were pretty tired after a long day travelling so ...
... referred to a bar on sunset beach on Koh Lipe where you could get some smoke but I wasn't sure if I read that the right way given a small language barrier but I kept the thought in my head. We said our goodbyes and we trotted off to relax on the beach and have a swim for a few hours before leaving Adang and grabbing a boat back across to Lipe.
Once we had our taxi boat and were a good fifty yards across the short gap we spotted someone waving from the beach who also needed a ...
... way to the Ranger station to sort our bungalow out.
The Thai guys on the ferry over had been a good laugh and seemed genuinely warm and friendly....Mr Ranger however was a surly chap who looked more likely to crack nuts with his bare hands than a smile. A form was thrust in front of me and then an extra 200 Baht each demanded for park entry fees before we were allowed to grab a key and be loosely pointed in the direction of where we would be staying. Hmm friendly! ...
... to have done so-struggle geting into the longboat but its even funnier getting off and dragging it all up the beach.I am postive one of them has an expandable shower in one of those suitcases.The main beach is Pattaya and there in the middle is Walking Street-a narrow street of shops,dive shops and places to eat and just drink-some of which are very good.But now the hunt begins to find a cheap room-I trudge all over the immediate area only to be met with full or exorbitant ...
... on super snake watch paranoid that I might do the same. Fortunately we had blazing hot sunshine everyday, and not a snake in sight, just several geckos! We extended our stay on Ko Lipe by a few days as we were enjoying it so much. We found great local eateries and even one which had a movie night. We could have stayed longer but it was soon time to make our way back to the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed