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Motive Cottage Resort

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Reviewed 28 December 2015

The hotel is located on the Bang Niang village about 5 km from Khao Lak. The advantage of being in Bang Niang is it is quieter than the Khao Lak, but not isolated. There are a lot of restaurants, bars, coffee shops, convenient stores, shows, pharmacies, and there is also a Bang Niang Market which is a big evening market...

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Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 20 December 2015

We only stayed for a short period of time at the start of our honeymoon but wished we could of stayed longer. The hotel was clean and neat and the rooms were nicely decorated and furnished. The staff were very friendly and even laid out a beautiful floral arrangement for our welcome. The food was good and breakfast was more...

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1Thank Matthew N
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 December 2015

We liked everything: the location, the big room, the friendly staff, the big enough pool, the lying beds in the shadow, but most of all the very strong shower. Never had such a good one before in a middle range accommodation. We had no breakfast.

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Reviewed 25 November 2015

I was there to attend a wedding ceremony on the beach at one of the luxury hotels and needed a place to spend two nights. The Motive Cottage Resort is a most convenient place to sleep at, with good beds and an imaginative breakfast selection for the kind of standard it represents. Rooms are clean and the restaurant next door...

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Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

I fogot a hat and called back to ask staff return by parcel , they are very kind to ems it back. :) very thankful !!! Room is clean and comfortable and shower is ok . Hotel nearby , there are many restaurant. about 20 mins to go Pier to Similan and Tachai Island.

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Thank imtook
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Wow, what a great little boutique hotel with about 30 rooms. Our room was quite large with a beautiful day sitting area in the traditional Asian style. It was a little rough around the edges such as the concrete bathroom but it was individual and practical. The air-conditioning worked really well as did the internet connections / tv and the...

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Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 3 February 2015

We stayed at this centrally located hotel, 2 mins walk from the local market which runs on Mon, Wed, Sat. The beach is approx 10/15 mins walk. The hotel staff and very friendly and helpful, rooms are large with AC and small balcony. This resort is just off the main road but you would never think this, noise level from...

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Thank Keith S
Bologna, Italia
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We spent a week in this hotel and we had a lovely time. The couple running the hotel are the nicest person we could met and they were very helpful also booking some activities for us. The rooms are very comfortable and nice. The breakfast is pretty nice, they use to make us pancakes even if there are not on...

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Thank Melly80
Nice, France
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Rooms are really nice, comfortable and clean which makes you feel like at home. The staff was very friendly, and the owner always did his best to help. Break first was also good. The only draw back is noise insulation, you can hear people in surroundng rooms.

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2Thank florence0601
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 10 December 2014

This hotel has a very small facade facing the main road, which made me expect a dull guesthouse based on a run-of-the-mill shophouse. But once I made it past the reception, I was surprised to find a pool and nice stylish architecture. The room was well equipped and I felt I got good value for money.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Motive Cottage Resort is decorated in motive oriental Thai style. It provides 29 elegant and comfortable rooms that include deluxe rooms and deluxe suite cottages. All rooms are fully furnished and facilitated with everything you would wish for on your happiness and relaxing day off. Even lying cozy, reading your favorite book, in your day bed, you can get in touch with natural peaceful scenery and glittering blue swimming pool view at a glaze from your private balcony. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motive Cottage Resort

Address: 26/167 Moo 5, Khuk Khak | Thakua pa, Takua Pa 82190, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Phang Nga Province > Takua Pa
Price Range: €25 - €40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Motive Cottage Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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“choose a room top floor towards the back of the building”
loveturkeyLancashire, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have direct access to pool.”
  • Ground floor rooms
408martl, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“there was no elevator, so the first floor is recommended but it will be near the pool and has some noise.”
  • Triple room
  • first floor room
  • double bed
JittyGei, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are similar”
915matthewn, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the pool ( some of the rooms overlook the roof of the breakfast area)”
katherinel767, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
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