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The Racha

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  • Excellent73%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trippers”(155 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 23 June 2012

My wife and I just finished up a 7-night stay for our wedding anniversary here at Racha hotel, and we fell in love with the place. It has the five-star service and cares you expect and a lovely island flare to it. We normally stay...More

8  Thank Bernard F
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Me and my girlfriend went for one night in May. What an amazing place, would advise to stay at least 2 nights. It's definitely a place to relax, go for a mountain bike ride around the island or snorkel. The staff there are excellent and...More

3  Thank Anthony R
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Stayed with gf in April 2012. This hotel is not cheap, but worth every single dollar. Stunning beach/bay area. Fills up with day tourists between 11am-3pm, bay gets full of boats, but that's the time you should avoid direct sunshine (and the beach) anyways. Theres...More

4  Thank markie_independent
Reviewed 20 May 2012

We stayed here a little over a year ago for our honeymoon, in the low season. Our Grand Pool suite was huge and exquisite. The service was also excellent in every regard. We stayed here for eight days and found plenty to do - we...More

4  Thank Eloise_8
Reviewed 19 May 2012

We have travelled a lot and the Racha has something other resorts don't have and that is an amazing manager. Gerrard Tan not only makes it his mission to welcome and speak to every guest but he also went above and beyond to make sure...More

2  Thank kerrie q
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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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US$229 - US$865 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$229 - US$865 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Cindy K
23 January 2018|
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Response from TheRacha | Property representative |
Dear Cindy, Warm greetings from The Racha. Thank you very much for your kind message here. We certainly can arrange for island excursions from the resort. Please note that Phi Phi island and Krabi are far and you may need... More
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Aniq E
27 November 2017|
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Response from TheRacha | Property representative |
Dear Aniq E; Apologies for not replying you sooner. The distance from Chalong Pier to Patong is approx 30 minutes drive. The resort is located 12 nautical miles off Phuket mainland. Please let us know if you may need... More
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redesdale66
23 November 2017|
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Response from TheRacha | Property representative |
Dear redesdale66: Thank you for your interest in The Racha. On a daily basis, we have assigned staff to clean up the beach in the morning and again in the evening. Also, recently the local authorities have insisted the... More
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