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The real name of White Sand Beach is Ao Thong Beach and it has changed so much over the years and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Cathy P
South Australia, Australia
Beautiful place to relax for a day

I rode my motorbike here and it was very pleasant. A few nice restaurants and massage places on... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Pepper P
Washington DC, District of Columbia
via mobile
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach”(117 reviews)
“sun loungers”(19 reviews)
“hermit crabs”(16 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 November 2015

A really nice beach where you must go when you are in khao Lak! A good place to relax ! It is so much better then other beaches for sure.

11  Thank Mary L
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The stretch that we visited was lined with sandbags. The beach was almost totally gone. The restaurant was good to chill with a coconut but the beach was ... well, not much of a beach. Skip it.

3  Thank Daniel H
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Day visit for me and the wife. 600bht £15 approx round trip from the khoa lak bhandari resort. Lovely beach bit shaded and packed though. 100 bhat for 2 sunbeds which is good but coconut beach you don’t payas long as u eat which is...More

Thank JaxandGinge
Reviewed 5 days ago

The real name of White Sand Beach is Ao Thong Beach and it has changed so much over the years and become very popular. The area is pretty with lots of soft sand around the restaurant and seating areas, it looks like they ship this...More

Thank Cathy P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I rode my motorbike here and it was very pleasant. A few nice restaurants and massage places on the beach. Tastefully done and would be a great place to chill out for a day.

Thank Pepper P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great set up with plenty of beach huts to sit in. Found that the food and drinks were a bit more expensive than most other beaches close-by. Fantastic view, spoiled slightly by the blue plastic pier put out by the neighbouring resort. Did love our...More

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walk to the right from the taxi drop-off to find better restaurants and beaches. Parts of the WSB disappear during high tide.

Thank bucketfor99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this beach is absolutely stunning in beauty and size with a natural curve and wonderful seas well wortha visit

1  Thank Connector11324671346
Reviewed 1 week ago

As always there were lots of locals ready to try and make our experience a memorable one. If there is any trouble in translation there is always someone close by willing to help. What a beautiful part of the world.

1  Thank Alison H
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are not too many beaches in Thailand left that have that hidden gem feel to them, but White Sand is one of the last few standing. Lots of restaurants scattered along and the most beautiful scenery. Breathtaking beach

1  Thank Wanderlust_Tarrants
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Despite its name the sand isn't pure white but it's a lovely beach. There are no jet skis buzzing around & it is more chilled than many others in Thailand

1  Thank g00dthinking
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful beach with lovely beach bars so peaceful and a paradise! Warm sea, bright white sand, uncrowded and a top place to have a cocktail watching awesome sunsets. Hermit crabs are such a delight for the children!

Thank Windsor34
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31 May 2018|
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Response from markwoodcok40 | Reviewed this property |
we went by open back taxi from la flora hotel it took about 15 mins and for 4 we were charged 600 bart haggle and get a good price it is well worth the visit. also try coconut beach we thought it was better.
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Response from Jani42v | Reviewed this property |
I dont know. We were there january-february.
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Response from Alix M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Abscod, it’s probably 3-4km, I would recommend renting a motorbike for cheap, under 200thb/day to get you there - then you have freedom to go anywhere up and down ththe coast. If you don’t want to rent a motorbike... More