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The Waterfront

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#19 of 187 Hotels in Bophut
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$64*
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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here for a couple of nights on our return from Koh Tao. A charming property , with nice staff, and a very approachable owner! We had a deluxe bungalow , looking out at the Pool with a view of the sea behind, lovely! Our stay here was to finish our holiday , and chill, we certainly did that...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We absolutely adored our stay here just a few days ago. Robin, the owner, was absolutely lovely and went far beyond what was needed to make sure our stay was wonderful (even going so far as to run out and get us pens just because we loved how well the ones at the hotel wrote). Mr. Orr greeted us like...

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from 2 wonderful weeks at the Waterfront, which was in fact a repeat visit for us. Once again we were made to feel most welcome, we have 3 year old twin girls and nothing is too much trouble. The staff and owners are all lovely and very helpful, going out of their way to make us...

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Wimbledon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose to stay at The Waterfront again as part of our honeymoon and celebration of my husband's 60th birthday. Our previous visits have all been in March (High season) so there were noticeable differences in temperature, humidity and busyness. For a few days there were only 3 rooms occupied so it felt as if we had the place to...

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you for you lovely review and great that you enjoyed your 4th visit as much as the others and that you will be back. Yes it did get a bit quiet here after easter but it unexpectedly got busier in early May when I stupidly gave 4 staff holidays and we got busy! Pleased you still enjoy our location...

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first stay in Samui & definitely not our last. Staff & Owners just couldn't do enough to help us enjoy our holiday. Tips on places to travel & eat, as well as arranging transport for day trips & pick up & return to the wonderful airport. Rooms very clean, Pool good & great pool bar to get to know...

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Pleased you enjoyed all the aspects of the hotel on your first trip to Thailand. Glad you enjoyed our staff helpfulness which is often commented on. You were delightful guests and we hope to see you again. Pleased for you that Forest stayed up. Robinm The Waterfront

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great holiday at the Waterfront in March. We upgraded to the Honeymoon Suite which has a fantastic location right on the beachfront. The hotel certainly has the best location on the beach, being tucked away at the end but still within easy walking distance of all the bars, restaurants and spas in Bophut Village which is fascinating...

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and pleased you enjoyed the hotel's location in fishermans village. Like many guests you found it an easy walk to all the bars and restaurants in fishermans village. Pleased that you enjoyed the honeymoon room pity we only have one. Sometimes guests who book through online agents don't understand what we can or cannot offer...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2017

This was our second stay at this lovely hotel. They surprised us with a lovely floral display on our bed welcoming us back. I would recommend this hotel for those looking for a quiet relaxing time. We hope to return next year.

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we are pleased you enjoyed your second visit. We are delighted that you have now booked for next year already. It will be a pleasure to welcome you both back plus your charming children Robin The Waterfront

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Just landed back this morning from Koh Samui. We stayed for 10 nights at this charming complex. Due to its hosts Robin, Sue and the team me and my husband think it's one of the nicest places we have stayed in. It's small, cozy, friendly welcoming atmosphere hits you right from the check in and doesn't stop until you leave....

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. I know you travel a lot and it makes us very happy to see such a lovely review. As for the resort guide in the rooms I can take no credit as it is all sue's work pleased that you liked it, we feel it does help guests certainly on their first visit.So...

Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This was a great little getaway hotel. I didn't want the party scene, I just wanted comfortable, quiet and peace. A short stroll either down the beach, or along the road to get to the heart of the fisherman's village. Pickup and drop off at the airport was awesome. The food in the restaurant is great and the places nearby...

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. So pleased you liked the tranquility (except for Friday nights when is noisy with the walking street). Thank you for your food compliments and pleased that you extended your stay. Robin The Waterfront

Jackson, CA
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Thank you Sue and Robin for making our 2nd stay (1st one 10 yrs. ago) as memorable as we remember the 1st being!!! Our room was fantastic - #1 - your staff is "unchanging" even after 10 years; our trip to and from the airport very accommodating. All in all can't wait to return - hopefully we will last another...

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WordsKohSamui, Owner at The Waterfront, responded to this review

Well Sheila it's been a long wait but we were pleased to see you back and enjoyed yourselves as much as the last time. As you noticed we have had most of the staff for a long time. Hope to see you again but not so long hey. Robin The Waterfront

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family run, small, select and peaceful, yet only steps away from excellent restaurants, bars and boutiques.All rooms are beachfront and the view of the sea and outlying islands is spectacular. Many guests extend their stay, recommend us to others or return themselves, often to meet other guests who have now become friends. Its like coming home, they say. Lots of little touches to make you feel welcome including free pick-up and free internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Waterfront

Address: 71/2 Moo1, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut
Price Range: €53 - €91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterfront 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
The Waterfront Hotel Bophut
Waterfront Hotel Bophut
Waterfront Bophut
The Waterfront Ko Samui/Bophut
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Bophut
#12 Romantic Hotel in Bophut
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Bophut
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