Interested in Koh Phi Phi Thailand travel? While only a thousand kilometers away from the hustle of Bangkok, in reality worlds and words away. We've listed the best Koh Phi Phi resorts here along with a number of accommodation options. This is definitely the place to take that boat on the crystal clear water picture.
This beautiful set of islands was the location for the movie The Beach and is often regarded as one of the most spectacular locations worldwide. I'm sure you have seen a computer screen saver with an image of the remarkable shore lined with bamboo boats.
There is enough to do on these three islands which make up Koh Phi Phi including outstanding night life,rock climbing and, diving, or simply sit back and enjoy the glorious surrounds and many guests who do stay in Krabi or Phuket make the trip here.
Phi Phi Don is where the resorts are while the other islands enjoy the important role of conserving the idyllic location.
Video Overview: Koh Phi Phi, Maya Bay, Thailand, Krabi.
This video series begins with a minute of two of pictures of the island followed by information about the island, transfers, and things to do.
The islands of Phi Phi Leh and Phi Phi Don are remarkable in their serene beauty. Although the islands are clearly in need of a little regulation to bridle the tasteless grab for cash by some operators, their are some pearls that shine through.
Phi Phi Island Village Beach Resort is now 5-star and easily one of the top resorts here. From the beach down to the four restaurants including a huge buffet breakfast there is something for everyone.
Set on one of the best private beach locations this is one of the two outstanding resorts on the main island. The bungalows are really a class above many of the less renowned resorts here and there is more than a sprinkling of luxuries including plunge pools in the hillside rooms, air-co, iPod stations and swim up bars.
Phi Phi Island Resort is a 4 star luxurious resort with fantastic reviews from past guests. It is a peaceful spot on the beach within lush vegetation looking out onto crystal clear water.
There are a few different accommodation options. There are hillside pool villas with private Jacuzzi pools, beachfront junior suites, Thai style bungalows, and superior bungalows.
Resort highlights include a spa, PADI 5 star dive centre, activity centre, pool, tennis courts, and restaurants with a variety of food.
Past guests love this resort calling it super romantic and paradise on Earth. Staff are reported to be excellent and guests like that this is away from the main touristy area. Honeymooners especially like it here.
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This four star resort is close to Ao Ton Sai Beach, has it's own private beach, outdoor pool, private gardens, and luxurious villas with outdoor rain showers. There's also complimentary wireless Internet access and a hot and cold buffet breakfast.
The spa has a steam room, a sauna, massage and treatment rooms, facial treatments, and more.
Reviews from past guests are excellent here. Guests note that the rooms look just like the photos online, staff are very friendly and helpful, location is quiet, dive school is very good, and views are really amazing.
Reviews, more information and links to special offers for Zeavola Koh Phi Phi Thailand Resort
One of the top resorts for families is the Holiday Inn which has a dedicated team in the kids club. To get to the 130 room Holiday Inn Koh Phi Phi you catch a boat from Phuket or Krabi, which is located on the ecologically diverse Laem Tong Beach.
There is lots to do including rides on the iconic long-tail boats to the islands nearby, yoga, cooking classes. Many families are already familiar with the Kids Stay & Eat Free program, which Holiday Inn also offers in other destinations.
Around the resort you will also find a couple of swimming pools, boutique, water sport, and diving.
More information and special offers on the Holiday Inn Koh Phi Phi Family Resort
More natural and rocky Phi-Phi Leh is the little sister island and has coral reefs and clear waters which fringe the surrounding cliffs and beaches. That is why the majority of tourists choose to stay on the main tourist island.
This resort gets fantastic reviews from past guests and is a good place for all but all our top family-friendly resort in this area.
Resort highlights include great beach, infinity pool, restaurants, cabanas, team building activities, kids pool, sports like volleyball and basketball, obstacle course, kids playground, and more. There are a number of different types of rooms and villas to choose from.
There aren't many reviews of this place but so far, they are excellent.
Resort website (you may have to book here)
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The official Tourism Thailand website will also give you lots of great information.
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