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Xanadu 2008

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Booked for a six night stay at this beautiful place via Agoda. On arrival it was clear that the pool was empty. We were greeted by a lovely Thai lady who said " We are closed for ten days, did you book with Agoda. She had informed them of the problems, which included her husband gone away!!! Still they sent...

1Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I had read some non complimentary reviews as I was checking my reservations last week before I left home.Over tge past two months the reviews for this resort became very bad indeed .I called Agoda booking to check that everything was OK and they assured me it was .This morning we arrived from Bangkok to find the gate closed and...

Thank GD1951
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arrived here to stay for a night only but to be honest it didn't take me long to decide for extending the stay up to 2 nights just because this place IS SO FREAKING AWESOME!! 😍😍😍 right from the beginning the owners Nee (Thai) and Dennis (from England) treated me like a good friend, even almost like a son!...

2Thank Philipp M
Antwerp Province, Belgium
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a bungalow Jan 3rd until Jan 5th. We arrived from Bangkok at Xanadu around 3PM and were welcomed in very limited English (yes/no/maybe) by the 3 gardeners. They gave us a key and told us the owner wasn't there but should arrive at 5PM. Long story short: we never met the owner, we weren't welcomed, the pool was...

1Thank Lieven F
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We booked with a direct phone call while we were in another area of the country. It helped that we speak Thai. Upon our arrival it was notable that though it was high season very few of the rooms were occupied. We are very undemanding guests and in general we were pleased enough with cleanliness and comfort. What is readily...

Thank Siriusbooks
Cheshire Uk
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived just after 17.00hrs together with two other ladies who, like us, had booked through Agoda. Place was deserted apart from one young boy who we could not understand. He spoke with the taxi drivers. The owner was not the site and the boy had no idea were he was. The place appeared to be completely deserted. We went into...

Thank Josephleigh
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We had a confirmed booking here for august '16. After a 3 hour ride from Bangkok, we stood in front of closed gate with our small children. Some guy, who only spoke Thai, started waiving we had to leave when we tried to explain the booking. Phone number was disconnected. It turnd out the hotel was closed for maintenance but...

7Thank boneventura
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We took the train from Thonburi station to Kanchanaburi which was around 2.5 hours of very relaxed travel seeing the countryside. Dennis was expecting us and had some nicely chilled beers ready along with some excellent tips on the best way to get to Hellfire Pass and the Memorial Museum. All day driver in a/c car was the way to...

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Best resort I ever stayed Dennis was so helpful and made our stay wonderful great place great view and great food if your going to Thailand stay here he can help you with all your needs and schedule all your activities and set up safe airport pick up for you to and from for your convenience.

Thank Mark V
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Dennis is an awesome host. Staying at Xanadu (as opposed to the town center) is a no-brainer if you have your own transport, since it's so nice and quiet out there. Even if you don't have your own transport, you can get taken to/from town center for 200 baht (if I remember correctly - I didn't actually use this option)....

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A beautiful family owned resort on the banks of the famed river Kwai. With a large swimming/spa pool with adjoining bar and restaurant this is the perfect place to relax or as a base to explore the stunning local scenery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Xanadu 2008

Address: 19/5, Moo 1 | Tambon Nong Bua, Kanchanaburi 71900, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Kanchanaburi Province > Kanchanaburi
Price Range: €27 - €39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Xanadu 2008 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Xanadu 2008 Hotel Kanchanaburi
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#2 Family Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Kanchanaburi
#4 Best Value Hotel in Kanchanaburi
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“Probably best to have a vehicle to stay here”
 of 5 bubbles Siriusbooks, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms seem great.”
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“Go there if you want to relax”
 of 5 bubbles PraveeNegi, 16 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in bungalow 8 which is completely detached.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilGordon208, 9 Dec 2015 | Read review
“all rooms seem much the same”
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