Krabi - Page 2
Krabi town has quite a good selection of guest houses and hotels from
inexpensive to tourist class. Ao Nang village, which is a few kilometres
from Krabi town, has several guest houses and bungalow complexes located
close to some excellent beaches.
Krabi Seaview Resort
The Krabi Seaview Resort, under Swiss management since 1995, is located
at Ao Nang Beach and offers very comfortable bungalows as well as basic
rooms. The PADI 5-Star Dive Center Ao Nang Divers, is integrated into
the resort, and under the same management.
143 Moo 2, Ao Nang,
Tel: +66 75 637242 Fax: +66 75 637246
Lai Thai Resort
A small family run luxury resort of 20 bungalows under American management.
Top rate facilities with personalized service guarantees a pleasurable
25/1 Moo 2, Ao Nang,
Tel: +66 75 637281 Fax: +66 75 637282
A beautiful bungalow complex located on Lanta Island.
Tel: +66 1 825 1487
Nakamanda Resort & Spa
Khlong Muang Beach, Nongtalay,
Tel: +66 7562 8200, Fax: +66 7564 4389
Penny's Guest House
Located on the spectacular Andaman Sea coast of Thailand
Ao Nang, Krabi.
Tel: +66 75 637295 Fax: +66 75 637468
Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort
155 Moo 2, Nongthale, Muang Krabi, Krabi 81000
Tel: +66 75 628000 Fax: +66 75 628028
Bangkok Sales: +66 2 217 9889 Fax +66 2 217 9006
Wannas Place, which is located direct at the Ao Nang Beach near Krabi,
offers both hotel rooms and bungalows. The dive school "Aquavision"
is integrated into the resort.
32/1 Moo 2 Ao Nang, Krabi
Tel: +66 75 637322 Fax: +66 75 637322
The Grand Mansion Hotel
A clean, quiet, and homley environment hotel and restaurant near downtown
Krabi. A decent size hotel of 58 rooms (fans or AC.-all include TV.&
cable and hot water). Warm services provided by our friendly staff.
289/1 Utarakit Rd, Ampur Muang, Krabi
Tel: +66 (75) 620833, 620834 Fax: +66 (75) 611372
Food and Drink
There are many food stalls scattered around the town offering cheap
tasty snacks and meals. The night market has very good seafood at quite
reasonable prices. A little further up the price scale are the restaurants
along the river bank. Ao Nang village has several good quality restaurants.
Hip Hop Bar
Hip Hop bar is a lively and friendly bar situated on the main road near
Long Beach on Koh Lanta. There are regular parties where you can dance
to all kinds of music (drum n' bass, old skool, funk, soul and of course
hiphop), and it is the perfect place to relax after a long, hot and
sweaty day on the beach. Fantastic Thai and Western Food is available
all day, there are hammocks to lie back in and football tables to keep
237 Moo.3, Saladan, Koh Lanta, Krabi, Thailand, 81150
Tele : 075 684123
"The Roof" Restaurant
The most delicious restaurant at Ao Nang Beach at very affordable prices
- located in the Krabi Seaview Resort, 143 Moo 2, Ao Nang, Krabi 81000
Tel: +66 75 637242 Fax:+66 75 637246
The beaches are located a little way out of Krabi town but are easily
reached by songthaew which leave the town centre at regular intervals
throughout the day. Eighteen km north-west of Krabi is Napharat Thara
Beach, a long golden stretch of sand scattered with sea shells. Ao Phra
Nang, just south of Napharat Thara, has limestone cliffs, caves, and
coral reefs in it's shallow waters.
Krabi has all the toiletries and day to day items most people will
need as well as a good selection of shops selling souvenirs.
Ao Nang Divers Ao Nang Divers (under Swiss management since 1995)
is the most modern and largest PADI 5-Star Dive Center in Ao Nang. We
offer all PADI instruction as well as recreational diving on our own
purpose fitted 18m diving vessel "Chok Suda".
143 Moo 2, Ao Nang
Tel: 075 637242 Fax: 075 637246
Dive School offering P.A.D.I. Courses as well as Marine Biology Courses
for Divers and Snorkerlers.
48/23 Krabi Road
Tel: 075 632650
Within easy reach are the beautiful national parks of Koh Lanta and
Koh Phi Phi. Your hotels should be able to arrange tours to the islands.
The area around Noppharat Thara and Ao Nang offers some beautiful scenery,
fine beaches and clear waters. From Ao Nang village you can take a boat
to Koh Phi Phi.
About 10km from Krabi Town is the rather unusual Wat Tham Sua, or "Tiger
Cave Temple". The main temple hall is built into a long limestone
cave, and there is a complex of caves located in a valley behind the
main temple which you can explore.