Kantiang Bay View Resort

9 Moo.5 Koh Lanta Yai, Koh Lanta, Krabi, Ba Kan Tiang Bay, Koh Lanta, Thailand, 81150 - See map
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7.5
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Beach14
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Kantiang Bay View Resort

"Nice resort in the beautiful Kentiang Bay with powder soft sand."

Alexandra - January 20, 2019

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Popular landmarks
Khao Mai Kaew Cave 3.88 km
Khlong Chak Waterfall 4.22 km
Mu Ko Lanta National Park 4.31 km
Lanta Old Town 4.42 km
Lanta Klong Nin Beach 6.93 km
Lanta Animal Welfare 10.96 km
Khlong Khong Beach 12.79 km
Long Beach, Koh Lanta 13.35 km
Klong Dao Beach 16.3 km
Kantiang Bay 16.74 km
Nearby landmarks
Why Not Bar 10 m
Bakantiang Beach 70 m
Scubafish Dive Center 130 m
A Little Handmade Shop On Lanta 130 m
Go Dive Kantiang Scuba Diving Center 150 m
Liquid Lense Academy 350 m
Nui Beach 1.36 km
Klong Jark Waterfall 1.65 km
Klong Jark Beach 1.82 km
Bamboo Beach (Had Mai Phai) 2.77 km
8.9

Excellent

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Excellent location
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Everything you need for a rejuvenating retreat for both body and spirit.
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Massage
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Canoeing
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Exceptional reputation
Recommended by 82% of guests
Very good cleanliness
7.5 rating for cleanliness
Good comfort
6.9 room quality and comfort
Good facilities on premise
6.8 facilities on premise

Beautiful long and clean beach,bar and restaurant with excellent food , live music in the evening ,relaxing atmosfera ,other facilities in walking dis...

Sandro | January 18, 2018

Ideal location to spend some time to relax and enjoy the beauty of the beach good food and live music at night.

Sandro | January 21, 2018

Nice bungalow, and we had the sea view which was great, staff was friendly and helpful, lovely beach .

Liane | March 15, 2019

Very good location directly on the beach Loud in the evening due to bar with live music untill 24:00.

Britta | January 23, 2018

My favourite part about staying here was being so close to Drunken Sailors restaurant.

Collin | February 7, 2020

We're staying here for 11 days and love our little cabin on the beach.

LeeAnne | February 4, 2020

  • Airport transfer

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Currency exchange

  • Air conditioning

  • Fishing

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Value for money7.4
Distance to city center27.2 km
Location rating8.9
Nearest airportTrang Airport (TST)
Distance to airport59.9 km

Rooms available at Kantiang Bay View Resort

Partial Sea View
Partial Sea View
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Partial sea view
  • 1 single bed or 1 king bed
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Standard Air Conditioning
Standard Air Conditioning
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 king bed
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Garden View
Garden View
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  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 1 king bed
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Beach Front
Beach Front
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  • Room size: 30 m²/323 ft²
  • Sea view
  • 1 king bed
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Deluxe with Balcony
Deluxe with Balcony
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  • Room size: 27 m²/291 ft²
  • Shower
  • 1 king bed
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Room Assigned on Arrival
Room Assigned on Arrival
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  • Balcony/terrace
  • Shower
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Deluxe Room
Deluxe Room
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    Deluxe Double Bed Room with Sea View
    Deluxe Double Bed Room with Sea View
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      Deluxe Double Bed Room with Sea View
      Deluxe Double Bed Room with Sea View
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        Double room - De Luxe
        Double room - De Luxe
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          Frequently asked questions

          What time is check-in and check-out at Kantiang Bay View Resort?

          Check-in is from 01:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The resort offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out. The front desk is always open, day or night.

          How do I get to Kantiang Bay View Resort?

          Kantiang Bay View Resort is easy to access from the airport. In fact, you can even book your airport transfer in advance for greater peace of mind with the additional charge of 2300 THB. Just use the "Let us know what you need" section of the booking page to let the resort know you want a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. A stay at Kantiang Bay View Resort also comes with easy access to the neighborhoods around the hotel through the convenient shuttle service offered at the resort. Self-parking is conveniently available at the resort. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Koh Lanta with private transportation, the resort can arrange car rental for you.

          What is the smoking policy at Kantiang Bay View Resort?

          Kantiang Bay View Resort does permit smoking in some areas and is not 100% smoke-free.

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          What people love about Kantiang Bay View Resort

          • 8.0
            Very good
            Location

            "This place has a great location right next to the beach."

            Collin

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            February 7, 2020

          • 9.6
            Exceptional

            "We had a room on the first floor with a nice see view."

            Tomáš

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            January 19, 2020

          • 7.6
            Very good
            Breakfast

            "Dinner was quite nice, breakfast was questionable."

            CASMELLA

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            January 4, 2018

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          24 sqm.
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          Overall rating:
          7.5
          Very good
          212 reviews
          Cleanliness
          7.5
          Facilities
          6.8
          Location
          8.9
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          Food at local restaurant really good with friendly staff.
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          More about Kantiang Bay View Resort

          For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Koh Lanta, Kantiang Bay View Resort is the perfect choice. Set 27.2 km from the excitement of the city, this 3.5-star hotel commands an excellent location and provides access to the city's biggest attractions. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations.

          Take advantage of a wealth of unrivaled services and amenities at this Koh Lanta hotel. This hotel offers numerous on-site facilities to satisfy even the most discerning guest.

          Hotel accommodations have been carefully appointed to the highest degree of comfort and convenience. In some of the rooms, guests can find internet access – wireless (complimentary), air conditioning, balcony/terrace, television, satellite/cable TV. The hotel offers many unique recreational opportunities such as boats, canoe, snorkeling, diving, fishing. Whatever your purpose of visit, Kantiang Bay View Resort is an excellent choice for your stay in Koh Lanta.

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          14 mentions
          Food & Dining
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          Breakfast
          1 mention

          What they offer

          8.4
          Excellent

          "Full restaurant on beach with prices higher than in Town."

          Frank

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          February 9, 2019

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          Reviews of Kantiang Bay View Resort from real guests

          Overall rating
          7.5
          Very good
          From 212 reviews
          8.9Location
          7.6Cleanliness
          7.5Value for money
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          Facilities6.8
          Location8.9
          Room comfort and quality6.9
          Service6.8
          Value for money7.4
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          8.8
          Excellent
          Daria from Thailand
          Couple
          Garden View
          Stayed 7 nights in March 2018

          exceptional staff, amazing resort”

          The staff was one of the major reasons we extended our stay. Exceptional team! Just the hardest working and loveliest people! always smiling and up for a joke. The kitchen also is amazing. A few nights we went some where else for dinner but we would always return to Kantiang Bay View‘s restaurant the next night. Especially for the cocktails, fire show and live music every single night at the on-site Why Not Bar. Kantiang bay view is situated on a lonely beach which is less than 50m away from the Bunalows. For the daytrips you don’t have to travel far as you’ll be picked up right at this bay . Since the Hotel is in the South of Lanta the most beautiful lonely beaches and jungle landscapes are within reach as well as everything else one could possibly need. (ATM, 7/11, souvenir shops, scooter rental, pharmacy and massage ) still it is far enough from all the touristy masses up north. We‘ll definitely come back!

          Reviewed March 09, 2018
          10.0
          Exceptional
          Penelope from United Kingdom
          Couple
          Partial Sea View
          Stayed 7 nights in March 2016

          Wonderful!”

          The setting is perfect for a relaxing holiday - Kantiang is a beautiful unspoilt bay - and there was just enough in the way of facilities to have everything we needed without it being too busy. The resort itself is set among trees and we were treated to displays from two kinds of bats every night, plus a variety of other wildlife, and it was 30 seconds walk to get into the lovely warm sea. The rooms were clean and roomy, the staff pleasant and helpful and it was no trouble to arrange excursions etc. Food was always available in the open-air shaded restaurant and having the Why Not bar on site was a great bonus too. Perfect!

          Reviewed April 19, 2016
          8.0
          Excellent
          Yasmin from United Kingdom
          Couple
          Partial Sea View
          Stayed 4 nights in January 2018

          Great stay, would recommend! ”

          We booked the deluxe room with partial sea view. The room is v clean and the bathroom is modern. It’s located v close to the why not rock n roll bar, so if you are are early bird sleepers it can get a loud with live music. There is a little terrace at the entrance of the room and it’s nice to hang out there if you fancy being away from the bar but can hear and see it all, nice way to end the night. Didn’t eat at the restaurant but did at the resort to the right of why not bar and it’s worth a visit. The staff are very friendly and want to help and also very smiley. Kantiang bay beach is a nice place for a swim too.

          Reviewed January 13, 2018
          8.0
          Excellent
          Dimitri from Switzerland
          Couple
          Partial Sea View
          Stayed 2 nights in March 2018

          Outstanding location, but...”

          fantastic location on Kantiang bay. Really nice bar with fire show every night. Staff extremely nice and helpful. however, we got the partial sea view room, which was 1600 Bhat, and room was cozy, but in a bad shape: bathroom door was damaged and could not be shut; there were no beside/reading lamps; some of the ceiling lights were broken; sheet had small holes; very sparse furnishing. of course, you will spend most of your time outside, so room comfort is not essential. it does show, however, a lack of care b considering the price. but location can't be beat, and there are cheaper rooms.

          Reviewed March 26, 2018
          9.2
          Exceptional
          Alexandra from France
          Couple
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 3 nights in January 2019

          Good location”

          Nice resort in the beautiful Kentiang Bay with powder soft sand. Had a spacious room in the main building with sea view and a very comfortable bed. Many nice restaurants, bars an a 7/11 in walking distance. The staff wasn’t very welcoming nor friendly, though.

          Reviewed January 20, 2019
          7.6
          Very good
          Olena from Ukraine
          Group
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 5 nights in December 2017

          Garden view rooms are good, standard rooms - not”

          This was our second stay in this hotel. Compared to the previous visit, the hotel has improved in terms of cleanliness, but not in terms of service. This time we hired garden view rooms and a standard room. Garden view rooms are basic rooms, but cleaned daily and for these rooms new towels and bed linen are provided. Standard rooms are pretty dated, out of 5 days stay, room was only cleaned once, after a strong request. Main advantages of this hotel still are its excellent location - right on wonderful Kantiang Beach, and Why Not Bar - the highlight of entire Lanta: amazing staff, live music, fire shows, good drinks and tasty food. For someone considering this hotel I would recommend to book garden view rooms.

          Reviewed January 10, 2018
          8.4
          Excellent
          ottilie from Netherlands
          Couple
          Beach Front
          Stayed 3 nights in November 2018

          Beachfront bungalow”

          Me and my partner stayed at the Beachfront Bungalow (there's only one right on the beach) and loved it! The bed was comfy, airco worked, room is spacious and there's great outdoor seating. The tv didn't work but that didn't bother us. Toilet was also leaking but we could live with that too. Bungalow is next to hello massage. We could see the restaurant and bar from our terrace. Restaurant is a great place to hang out although the food wasn't so great. Small portions and average taste. There are better places on the main road (few min walk). Its about 50min to the ferry but worthwhile if you prefer a quiet and beautiful beach. Resort rents motorbikes which is the best way to explore (national park is 10-15 min away). We received a warm welcome at reception from one guy but the rest of the staff couldn't be bothered. The only interaction during our stay was 'pay now' as soon as we received an order. All by all, we enjoyed staying at katiang bay and would recommend the beachfront

          Reviewed November 17, 2018
          7.6
          Very good
          Roxana from Canada
          Couple
          Beach Front
          Stayed 1 night in June 2019

          Good but would stay next door next time”

          Pros -Clean -Spacious -On the beach -Can rent motor bike right from hotel Cons -no safety deposit box -staff too laid back with regards to renting motor bikes: when we rented a motor bike they didn't provide helmets we had to ask, they didn't provide a full tutorial on how to drive/operate it we had to ask (but we didn't know what to ask really luckily some random tourists we ran into were super helpful), they gave us a bike with broken head light and basically empty on gas claiming that everything would be fine just go fill up -the beach can be nice but is often not (big waves, lots of rocks in low tide, and we even saw a giant anchor revealed during low tide I would hate to step on that accidentally when there is a high tide) -koh lanta in general is kinda remote and there isn't much to do, or a lot of food options (no fault of the hotel) Next time in Koh lanta I would stay at the place next door because they had a pool which would be nice to use when the ocean is dangerous.

          Reviewed June 09, 2019
          8.0
          Excellent
          Liane from Canada
          Couple
          Partial Sea View
          Stayed 3 nights in March 2019

          Very good”

          Nice bungalow, and we had the sea view which was great, staff was friendly and helpful, lovely beach ....nice bar (WHY BAR) next to the hotel and great amazing fire show at the beach every evening, renting a scooter to explore KOH Lanta from them was easy, and they where in great shape. One recommendation please create some shade on your part of the beach...some umbrellas would be helpful!

          Reviewed March 15, 2019
          7.3
          Very good
          Caleb from Australia
          Couple
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 3 nights in October 2015

          Sweet spot in Kantiang Bay”

          Location.Beach.WhynotBar

          Really enjoyed KANTIANG bay, and the Vew resort was ideally situated in the middle of it all. Good rooms, good value for money, sweet bar with good vibes and an impressive fire show. Don't miss drunken sailor around the corner.

          Reviewed October 30, 2015
          8.8
          Excellent
          Michael from United States
          Couple
          Partial Sea View
          Stayed 2 nights in July 2017

          Great location and price”

          Pros: location, staff, food and surrounding location, right on the bay. Cons: (this is most of Thailand so I wouldnt blame them). Water line broke so we didn't have water for a day. Then the next day the power went out for an hour or so. It quickly came back on after someone fixed it. Overall, great place and location. Could use renovation but most of Thailand could. We loved it. Would definitely recommend.

          Reviewed July 12, 2017
          9.2
          Exceptional
          Michelle from United Kingdom
          Couple
          Beach Front
          Stayed 3 nights in December 2018

          Perfect Beach Front Bungalow”

          We loved our 3 days here! We were lucky enough to secure the beach front bungalow which sits literally on the beach! It’s a basic bungalow that’s clean and has its own bathroom. Staff were all really friendly. The food from the restaurant was some of the best food we have had in Thailand! The Why Not bar is a stones throw away and has a great vibe. Live music and great drinks late into the night and a fantastic fireshow each night. Perfect getaway for those who love the beach! Some reviews state the rooms weren’t cleaned during stays. This is true, no housekeepers visited, however we made the effort to take our shoes off outside like the Thai tradition and this helped to keep our room clear of sand. We didn’t really see it as a problem, we don’t clean our house every day at home! We would definitely stay here again.

          Reviewed January 01, 2019
          5.6
          Aleksandra
          Couple
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 5 nights in February 2019

          Above average”

          The only nice thing about the resort is proximity to the Kantiang beach. The internet is never working, the worst one in Koh Lanta, so if you need to do any work or contact old parents you have o search hotels near by. The staff did not make any effort to make place more socially interesting, for example a ping pong table or a pool table or darts. You are the slave o one single bar where the main attraction is the same fire show every night. Basic furniture in he room.

          Reviewed February 26, 2019
          7.6
          Very good
          Melanie
          Solo traveler
          Beach Front
          Stayed 3 nights in January 2019

          There are pros and cons to staying here”

          I took a bungalow facing the sea on the beach and the location was fantastic and close to lots of facilities including a 7 eleven, restaurants, a nurse and various tour operators. The bungalow itself was basic but pretty with a fantastic bar just a few metres away called the Why Not bar where the staff are amazing and bar features a daily fireshow and live music. Air con was good. I do like to leave honest reviews so here are the cons. The bungalow doors did not shut ‘tight’ and the locking system was rudimentary. There was no safe, my room was not cleaned not my bed or towels refreshed although I do wonder whether that was something I had to ask for but was not informed perhaps. I only got bottle water given on my first day unlike everywhere else I’ve stayed where you get free bottles daily. All of this I worked around but sadly the room is not a sealed room and I woke to find myself covered in ants which bit me throughout the night. I was constantly sweeping them from my bed and found myself not sleeping very well due to this. I think you have to accept that if you want a beach bungalow, you have to take into account that these things happen. I do not see this a flaw of the resort, more just a downside to the type of accommodation it is...

          Reviewed January 19, 2019
          8.8
          Excellent
          Jeff from United States
          Solo traveler
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 2 nights in February 2017

          Amazing location right in the middle of everything, Staff left much to be desired”

          I enjoyed staying here. It was my last few nights in Thailand so I thought I'd spoil myself. The room is literally right on the beach, right above Why Not Bar, where they do live music and fire shows. The band even invited me on stage to sing a few tunes. I had a wonderful time. The staff was just OK - they all seemed to have this weird, un-helpful vibe to them, but that was fine because I didn't need much assistance at that point in my trip anyway. But it would've been nice to be greeted with more smiles. I have a show on Friday 2/24, 10pm at Cello Wine Bar in Midtown East (right off the E). And another show on Sat 2/25 8pm at Fat Baby in the LES. U and Mike should toats join. The room was clean. Overall, considering the incredible location, I felt it was priced fairly.

          Reviewed February 16, 2017
          10.0
          Exceptional
          Stephanie from United States
          Couple
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 1 night in February 2019

          Wonderful Resort”

          Pro: we had a great room with ocean view, clean room and great staff! Food was amazing and the bar was awesome! They had live music and an excellent fire show, the best fire show I’ve seen! We rented scooters and drove around the island, which was so fun! Only con was the WiFi was hit or miss...not great.

          Reviewed February 07, 2019
          6.3
          Good
          Jens from Germany
          Couple
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 4 nights in February 2015

          Review”

          It is direct on the beach. The staff is friendly.

          Its a nice spot. Two things weren't that great, the bar has every night life music, which can be a bit annoying. It was for almost two weeks the same guy, with the same songs. So if you want sleep before 24:00, isnt that easy. The second thing, I wouldn't advice the snorkeling 4 island tour on a long-tail boat.15 people max was announced, we were 25. The trip is long and without space not so much fun. From 4 stops, just 2 were worth it to stop. Its better to organise a boat by yourself and hang out on a nice beach on an other small island around. In general, koh lanta is great and good for relaxed vacations.

          Reviewed March 04, 2015
          8.8
          Excellent
          Panc from Bosnia Herzegovina
          Couple
          Partial Sea View
          Stayed 1 night in May 2018

          Relaxed beachside resort”

          Nice spacious rooms and the most comfortable beds we slept on while on Ko Lanta.

          Reviewed June 09, 2018
          8.8
          Excellent
          Lauren from United States
          Couple
          Standard Air Conditioning
          Stayed 2 nights in January 2018

          Excellent”

          Location was wonderful, beach front property. Why not bar on property with friendly staff, live music and two fire shows every night. Room was clean and had water view. Only con is that restaurant had a limited breakfast menu

          Reviewed January 08, 2018
          10.0
          Exceptional
          Alira from Australia
          Couple
          Garden View
          Stayed 4 nights in April 2016

          A must visit!”

          Brilliant. Gorgeous family ran resort. Food amazing, why not bar amazing and the location is to die for. Was very sad to leave. We will be back!

          Reviewed April 30, 2016
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