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Located in a superb setting between the famous Thai resorts of Hua Hin and the fabulous Takiab Beach. A natural landscape provide the perfect setting for a motivational and challenging Weight Loss/Holistic Fitness Retreat for you to relish and test every mental and physical goal. The...
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155/27 Soi moo Bann Nong Kae, Khao Takiab | Hua Don, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
20 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
3.6 km from Hua Hin Beach
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Papalon An oasis set deep in the middle of Hua Hin Thailand. A paradise within a paradise.  A fitness camp ran by a Wing Chung master, a stoic German named Klaus. Years ago he made the brave decision to relocate his family to Thailand to...More

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Response from Arjarn, Owner at PalaponResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Sean, thank you so much for this detailed and honest review ;-) I hope that you still follow up with some exercises and stay fit and in shape! Don't know what else to say Sean, except thank you for having you and wishing you...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018

To be honest I'm a bit gutted my trip was only 5 days!! Amazing location, Klaus and Valeria are the kindest, funniest most Passionate Hosts I have ever come across (and I have been in Hospitality over 12 years)!! Amenities were spot on, Training was...More

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Response from Arjarn, Owner at PalaponResponded 15 February 2018

Sorry Lana that you didn't know about us earlier ;-) I agree Lana what a pity that you couldn't stay longer. You're a real power pack full of positive energy, we would love to have you longer. But we stay optimistic and hope to have...More

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Hi! I stayed at Palapon for one month in November 2017. I really enjoyed everything about the camp and I was much fitter when I left then when I arrived. I stayed in the camp and I did the Muay Thai course. Here's what I...More

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Response from Arjarn, Owner at PalaponResponded 15 February 2018

Thanks Emil for your gorgeous review here! It was a pleasure not only to have you here and train with you, also the chats and jokes we had together is what we miss. We loved the energy and your effort you put into the camp...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Fantastic time spent training and relaxing at Palapon in Hua Hin. The entire atmosphere and environment was perfect for anyone looking to lock in to some focused training while still enjoying the charms of the area. Klaus and Valarie go out of their way to...More

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Response from Arjarn, Owner at PalaponResponded 17 January 2018

Hi Danny, thank you for your support here and your recommendation to your friends ;-) It was a pleasure to have you here and fun to train with you. We hope to see you again, maybe a bit longer next time ;-) Cheers, Klaus

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

I attended twice weekly mobility classes over a 6 week period. I found them to be pitched at a level where they were both beneficial and challenging. Klaus is a knowledgeable and helpful instructor. For my 70 year old body these sessions provided useful exercise...More

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Response from Arjarn, Owner at PalaponResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for your support here Barry ;-) Hope it improved your Golf swing and you keep up the good work you have done while you have been here. You know you can contact me anytime in case you need some advice for exercise. Take...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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NaughtyPixie
18 March 2018|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Naughty Pixie, Obviously your goals are going to be dependent on your commitment but to give you idea from my perspective; I stayed 4 weeks lost 9.6kg and saw a definite improvement in my fitness. that was in February... More
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eh20082014
8 October 2016|
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Response from Arjarn | Property representative |
Dear eh2008201 ;-) if you have kids (you are not sure? ;-) ) It would help to know how many and how old they are. Here are option for day care or even school but it is depend on their age. Kind regards, Klaus
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8 October 2016|
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Dear Pete, the range about weight loss is big and what period we talk about? two weeks? you can loose 2 kg or 5 kg, 4 weeks? 5 kg maybe 10 or 12 kg. We had it all. One guy he stayed at Palapon who had 200 kg, he lost in 4... More
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"I stayed in a bungalow, onsite, which was perfect for me. I wanted to remain focused and and not have..."
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"All rooms have a pool view at the hotel."
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"We stayed in the hotel, but I wish we had chosen the on-site huts, mainly for convenience after each workout..."
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