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Rico's Bungalows

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

We liked it a lot. Great pool. One room for 2 people 1000 bt. Air condition. Fridge. Water. Towels. Cheap motor bikes to rent at reception. (They gave us gas for free) Kata beach is 5min by foot. 7/11 next to bungalow.

Thank Ines G
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Facing right on the main street and the restaurant is outside of your stay. Very convenient and near to all shops,atms,bars and the beach too! Books and Dvds right in front of frontdesk if you need any to spend your time. Good size pool for the price you pay where you get to enjoy the beach and pool right in...

Thank Lex C
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

All was good. We spend 12 days in this hotel, very nice place. Rooms are good, swimming pool very big. Clima, tv, fridge, big bath room. It's a lovely place. Near from a lot of restaurants, tour information, 7 eleven, bars... 200m the are the beach. And cheap!!!!

Thank Escalope F
Granna, Sweden
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Rico's bungalows one night before transferring to Koh Lanta. We really enjoyed the place, it was nice, clean and cozy. The location is great, it's in the middle of the bar/restaurant street in Kata beach and the bungalows are located in a quiet courtyard so you won't be disturbed of the noisy nightlife at all. They have...

Thank Lovisa L
Shenzhen, China
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The first impression you get of Rico's from the street is somewhat average. There is a big sign and under it a narrow corridor to a small reception. However immediately after the reception is another world compared to the one on the street. It is hard to imagine that just a few meters away cars and motorbikes are rushing by....

1Thank Hannu S
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms, soft area and I really like the location. Clean pool and beutiful garden. Walk 2 min to the beach kata and 10min to kata noi. Many resturants in the area near the hotel! Many Swedish and european people living on the hotel

Thank Tobias J
Phuket Town, Thailand
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I went rico bungalows with my family ... there is really quite and relaxing .. if you have to go with ur family and wanna relaxing with your family you can go there .. just enjoy and take your time .. thx for RICO :)

1Thank phuketli
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Rico's is well located, everything is close by However, it is now looking tired..bungalows could be upgraded and managed better. If some money was spent repairing wear and tear it gas the potential of being a very good resort

Thank pegasus6262
Kurtistown, Hawaii
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This was a perfect hotel-Bungalows surround the pool-The rooms are very clean, staff friendly, location is really good-Rooms have mini bars and great air conditioning-Many bars and restaurants-Cleaning staff is very friendly and keep room neat-A must stay in Kata-A short 5 minute walk to beach-about $23.00 a night

Thank Gonzo714
South Africa
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This is a very good place to stay in. We stayed for two weeks happily. We only had a aircon and plumbing problem the day before we left and the staff attended to us efficiently. Friendly and helpful staff.

2Thank Kutloano S

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Additional Information about Rico's Bungalows

Address: 42 Kata Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phuket > Karon > Kata Beach
Price Range: €17 - €48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rico's Bungalows 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Rico`s Bungalows Hotel Kata Beach
Rico's Bungalows Phuket/Kata Beach
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Kata Beach
#19 Family Hotel in Kata Beach
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“all rooms seem good”
V9867FEmarkr, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 9 if you want 2 big beds”
SuznKids, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Low, middle and highest # rooms are towards each end of the complex...others front the pool...”
Daven82, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“just enjoy with your parents”
phuketli, 17 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Around 60% of rooms directly overlook very nice pool. Other rooms are very near pool”
pegasus6262, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
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