Koh Phangan Journals

Santhiya Resort

A November 2008 trip to Koh Phangan by apresley

Quote: My comprehensive review of Santhiya Resort

Santhiya Resort

Hotel | "Recommended, But With Reservations"

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The first thing you need to know is this little rule I made up: November = NO.Do not believe what Lonely Planet says. November is monsoon season in the Koh Samui area and you will get rained on...a lot. We arrived in a major monsoon and it never stopped. The fact that I still enjoyed my visit at Santhiya shows you how nice it is. BUT there are a few things to think about.In bad weather, you cannot take the speedboat to the resort. Who cares? you might think. YOU CARE. Santhiya is VERY remote and the journey is harrowing without the speedboat. Also, since the resort is so remote, you will be eating the majority of your meals here--and by my standards the ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on January 6, 2009

Santhiya Resort
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apresley

apresley
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