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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed at a neighbouring hotel and spent a few nights at Ark Bar. The place is amazing! Friendly staff, reasonably priced drinks, and awesome fire acrobats keeping everyone entertained. The one thing that really put a dampener on our evenings was the men walking around with the bearded dragons. We watched how they were dropped on the floor, flung...

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Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a place to be if you are in a mood of long party!!! The place is right where the action is. Comfortable rooms to stay. You are definitely going to get the thumping sound of music in your room but the sound was not at all disturbing for us.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were not staying at this hotel and just went over during the evening to enjoy drinks with friends. Cannot comment on hotel/resort. Walked over to Ark Bar from our hotel. It's down a little lane in the most lively part of town with all the bars, shops and restaurants around. Easy to find and well signposted. We entered the...

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Thank zoe0419
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Ark bar is located on the beach and comes to life after sunset. Party music by experienced DJ's will force you to move your legs. Fire show amid this loud music on the beach is an eye candy for crowd. If you are staying with Ark bar hotel you're entitled entrance to special enclosure. The place is a must visit...

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Fairfield
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This garbage hotel tries to charge you 1400 baht just to bring a lady to your room. They have the worst customer service and try to squeeze as much money out of people that stay as they can. I was told I broke 2 glasses in my room and had to pay for them even though that was complete BS....

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Maldives
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed there for 3 nights, the hotel is located right on the beach area with lots of activities and party at night. Definitely the hotel is for young party goers, but I would say the hotel is not safe for couples and solo travellers. One particular night at around 430am, while we were sleeping and someone started banging our...

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Thank Hussain H
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Good things, rooms are clean, bar through the day has cool music kinda ibiza vibe to it, nice place to relax next to the pool or on beach! Negatives drinks are quite expensive for thailand, shower did t drain well at all had to keep turning it off so the floor wouldn't flood and the music by about 9ish turned...

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Thank anamethatisavailable
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel is one minute from the beach, and every night there is a beach party, therefore it is noisy. Before you book you should ask yourself if you are there to party or if you want a quiet place, because you *will* hear the loud music. The room is average, has what you need, but doesn't justify the price....

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my wife met some friends here on Monday night. Our first trip to Ark Bar. The place is jumping! We watched the fire show on the beach. Great venue with a range of drinks and food. Would recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Average resort with less facilities. the main attraction of this resort is beach party at night. Swimming pools are nice. Breakfast is not good. They gave only five choice out of 10-15 items. 6Th item is chargeable, average breakfast with less choices. Rooms are so - so. Overall a mix experience

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"ESCAPE YOUR WORLD AND PLAY IN OURS" We invite you to ARKbar Beach Resort, in the heart of Chaweng, the ideal location to explore and enjoy this tropical paradise. Enjoy your days under the sun on our 100 metres of spectacular beachfront and 3 swimming pools, while listening to the latest tunes being played by our resident DJ's. You will meet people from all 4 corners of the world here to party or chill in our unique, relaxing, yet vibrant atmosphere. ARKbar Beach Resort is within walking distance to the new Central Plaza Shopping Complex, all the major entertainment venues and hundreds of boutique shops, cafes and restaurants. You can dine on the beach in our beachfront restaurant and relax at any of the 3 beach bars. From 2pm our main swimming features live music while the other 2 pools are more laid back. As the evening sun sets over this tropical paradise, you will witness the beach transform into a spectacular and unique venue offering a combination of dining, drinking and socialising with free musical entertainment, dancers and fire displays. It is here that you can be a part of the world famous ARKbar Wednesday and Funky Friday Beach Party's."Escape Your World and Play In Ours" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ark Bar Beach Resort

Address: 159/89 Moo 2 | Chaweng Beach, Bophut, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range: €43 - €73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ark Bar Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 320
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Also Known As:
Ark Bar Beach Hotel Chaweng
Ark Bar Beach Resort Ko Samui/Chaweng
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#10 Top resorts Hotel in Chaweng
#26 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
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“Probably not a big difference between them. Your night will be shorter if the room is closer to the beach club”
adrianp287, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room well away from the pool area and not on the ground floor, its quieter”
jimmyo173, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Avoid rooms close to the pool as the music is on till 2 am.”
ujwalas2014, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“it's one of those places that has a good reputation for the crowd, but there are SO many better places fro half the price. AVOID”
tombC5640KJ, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We took the pool facing room , It was nice but yes Expensive and Little loud as we were close to the Party Pool”
s_sethis, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
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