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7.7
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Popular landmarks
Mu Ko Chang National Park View Point1.03 km
The Orthodox Church1.73 km
White Sand Beach3.26 km
Klong Prao Beach9.06 km
Klong Plu Waterfall9.19 km
Kai Bae Beach12.13 km
Lonely Beach14.16 km
Klong Kloi Beach18.68 km
Bang Bao Bay19.04 km
Wat Salak Petch19.33 km
Nearby landmarks
Aiya Spa340 m
Khlong Son Beach580 m
Khlong Son Temple610 m
View Point of Klong Son Bay910 m
Khamar970 m
Paddy's Palm Irish Pub1.02 km
Mu Ko Chang National Park View Point1.03 km
The Orthodox Church1.73 km
Bodiwork Spa at KC Grande Resort2.16 km
Shrine of Koh Chang Godfather2.21 km
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The Aiyapura Koh Chang

29 Moo 3, Chang Island District, Trat Province, Klong Son, Koh Chang, Thailand, 23170 - See map
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Excellent comfort
8.5 room quality and comfort
Excellent service
8.4 rating for service
Excellent cleanliness
8.2 rating for cleanliness
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8.1 facilities on premise

The pool is great with a bar in the middle of it, so you can sip some cocktails while being sit on stools in the water.

Kevin | March 25, 2017

There is plenty of food to choose from, both Thai and Western and we were more than satisfied with the selections.

Stephen | March 1, 2020

Wi-fi was active all over the resort, including to the end of the pier, which was amazing.

Stephen | March 1, 2020

The room was older but had a nicer aspect and overall we were happier with this upgrade.

Stephen | March 1, 2020

The staff does a great job meeting your needs and really enjoyed the breakfast.

Jay | March 16, 2020

Hopefully, the resort has its own convenience store in case you need something.

Kevin | March 25, 2017

  • Airport transfer

  • Private beach

  • Currency exchange

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

  • Daily housekeeping

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Value for money7.9
Distance to city center5.5 Km
Location rating7.7
Nearest airportTrat Airport (TDX) - Thailand
Distance to airport17.7 km

Rooms available at The Aiyapura Koh Chang

8.5
Excellent
Room comfort & quality
Premier Double
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Sea view
  • 1 queen bed
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Deluxe Double
Deluxe Double
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  • Room size: 36 m²/388 ft²
  • Mountain view
  • 1 queen bed
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Deluxe Twins
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  • Room size: 36 m²/388 ft²
  • Garden view
  • 2 single beds
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  • Room size: 130 m²/1399 ft²
  • Partial sea view
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • Sea view
  • 2 single beds
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  • Room size: 56 m²/603 ft²
  • Partial sea view
  • 1 king bed or 2 single beds
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  • Room size: 56 m²/603 ft²
  • Sea view
  • 1 king bed
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  • Room size: 105 m²/1130 ft²
  • Sea view
  • 1 king bed
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Budget Family Room
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  • Room size: 43 m²/463 ft²
  • 2 bathrooms
  • 2 king beds
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Villa with Private Pool
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  • Room size: 105 m²/1130 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 king bed
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Frequently asked questions

What time is check-in and check-out at The Aiyapura Koh Chang?

Check-in is from 2:00 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 property 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 The Aiyapura Koh Chang?

The Aiyapura Koh Chang 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 THB 2000. Just use the Let us know what you need section of the booking page to let the hotel know you want a ride, and they will contact you via the Agoda messaging service. A stay at The Aiyapura Koh Chang also comes with easy access to the neighborhoods around the hotel through the property's convenient shuttle service. For those who wish to drive their own cars, The Aiyapura Koh Chang has a car park right on site for maximum convenience. Car parking is free for guests.

What is the smoking policy at The Aiyapura Koh Chang?

The Aiyapura Koh Chang does not permit smoking in any of its rooms, but allows smoking in designated areas. The property offers its guests both smoking and non-smoking rooms. You can request your preferred room type during booking, but please keep in mind that rooms are subject to availability.

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  • 9.6
    Exceptional
    Breakfast

    "Luckily for us, the room rate included breakfasts."

    Stephen

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    March 1, 2020

  • 8.4
    Excellent
    Staff 

    "Thank you to all friendly and helpful staff."

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    March 13, 2020

  • 8.0
    Very good
    Staff 

    "Nice place with lovely friendly staff."

    Lars

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    January 12, 2018

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Overall rating:
8.0
Excellent
1,214 reviews
Cleanliness
8.2
Facilities
8.1
Location
7.7
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The resort itself is beautiful, with its own private beach.
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More about The Aiyapura Koh Chang

The Aiyapura Koh Chang is located on 40 acres of beachfront in Klongson Bay. Beautiful Thai villas and suites, surrounded by green tropical gardens and ocean views, are set adjacent to a 30-meter long swimming pool. The resort is located in a remote area, making it perfect for a romantic getaway or even a honeymoon. Koh Chang can be reached from Bangkok directly by plane, taking only 45 minutes, or 5 hours by car. The private paradise nestles with nature and boasts the luxuriousness of a 4-star hotel resort and its facilities. Virgin forest, tropical fruit trees, and Thai architecture share the same space in peace and harmony. The marvelous in-house restaurant offers mouthwatering dishes, while the pool bar serves up light snacks, tropical juices, and exotic cocktails. The moment you step into The Aiyapura Koh Chang, you will be welcomed by courteous staff that will be on hand to help whenever you are in need.

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33 mentions
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21 mentions
Breakfast
19 mentions

What they offer

9.2
Exceptional

"Recommended for people who like to rest from crowd :)"

Dawid

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December 29, 2017

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American

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Rabaingtalay
Cuisine:Thai
Menu:Buffet

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10.0
Exceptional
Ryan from United States
Family with young children
Premier Double
Stayed 1 night in May 2014

private 5-star resort”

close to ferry, private grounds, great seafood

we have stayed at Aiyapura many times. its the best place to stay on Koh Chang, mostly for the privacy and luxury. i've also written many reviews about Aiyapura so its hard to say something new. this stay was during the slow season, which is a bit different than our usual October trip. during slow season, there are very few guests. a couple nights we were the only guests in the resort. it felt like our own beachfront luxury villa. breakfast is a little different when there are few guests. typically there is a breakfast buffet, but in slow season you order from a menu. still lots of food and very filling. the restaurant at lunch and dinner isn't great and it is way overpriced. that's the only complaint i ever make about Aiyapura. meals cost 2-3x more for the same dish you can buy 10 minutes away at White Sands. i've mentioned this to the management, especially when we are the only dinner guest the entire night, but they don't seem to care. since we drive to the island, we eat almost all of our meals (other than breakfast) at other beaches on the island. there are tons of amazing seafood restaurants all over the island.

Reviewed November 04, 2014
10.0
Exceptional
Nathan from United States
Family with young children
Deluxe Double
Stayed 2 nights in February 2016

You won't be disappointed”

Not only does this hotel have a great, private location with a beautiful view, it also offers: a buffet breakfast with Thai, Chinese, and Western favourites free kayaks and mountain bikes a kilometer-long running track a large play area for children of all ages (my daughter is 14 months) a volleyball court a trampoline a gym a free dvd service a free shuttle service to White Sand beach Highly recommended. On our next trip to Koh Chang, we'll be staying at The Aiyapura.

Reviewed February 28, 2016
10.0
Exceptional
James from United States
Couple
Premier Double
Stayed 4 nights in May 2009

A delightful stay in a natural paradise!”

The hotel was even more lovely than the pictures on the internet. We enjoyed the natural beauty of the hotel and appreciated the fact it was not over-built. The spa was amazing.
The singer at dinner was a bit flat and pretty much sang the same songs every night. Too many mosquitoes in the evening but what can you do about that?

It is always a bit nerve wracking to pick a hotel just from pictures on the internet (ie. we ended up in a basement room on a lovely Greek island once) and reading reviews. But I read so many positive reviews about Aiyapura that I decided to believe them and book 4 nights there. The Aiyapura experience exceeded our excpectations. We decided to try a spa package, which though a bit pricey, we highly recommend. Spending 4 hours getting scrubbed, wrapped and massaged was absolutely heavenly. We took the complimentary kayaks out for the day, went to the little island in the bay and snorkeled around it. There also is great shell hunting when the tide is out in the bay. We would love to return again some day if we can.

Reviewed May 22, 2009
8.3
Excellent
Anniina from Finland
Couple
Premier Double
Stayed 4 nights in March 2011

Paradise resort”

Great service, beautiful resort area

Aiyapura is a resort hotel 10-15 minutes away from the main beach/tourist area of Koh Chang. The resort is quiet, has its own small beach, a nice pool area and everything necessary for total relaxation. The complimentary shuttle bus between the resort and White Sands beach operates 4 times daily. The staff of the hotel were really helpful and always smiling, they would eagerly organize us all kinds of activities and answer questions whenever needed. We were also satisfied with the breakfast buffet and the two restaurants of the hotel. A negative side was that internet access was not complimentary and even when we bought it, wireless access didn't always work in our room (although it usually worked in the main building or the pool area). The air conditioning system in the room was slightly loud, may disturb light sleepers.

Reviewed March 20, 2011
9.3
Exceptional
Richard from United States
Family with teens
Deluxe Double
Stayed 5 nights in December 2011

Excellent service, but some shortcomings”

excellent service, great staff, beautiful rooms and setting

beautiful resort located on northwest side of island. wonderful staff was extremely polite, pleasant and most helpful. the setting on a pretty bay was spectacular, but some of the facilities were still not functioning, such as the hot tubs/jacuzzis in the spa and the hobie 18 catamaran could not be sailed. however, the pool, trampolines, volleyball court, and kayaks were all very nice and available to use. shuttle service into white sand beach was very convenient, if you want to go there. it is very commercial and not very nice unless you're into nighttime "action" and buying lots of cheap clothing or other merchandise. aiyapura was a little isolated, but if you're looking for some peace and quiet (except for the beautiful, but sometimes noisy peacocks who roam the premises) in a pretty natural setting, then it's the place for you. we hope they continue to get all the facilities back into working condition as there has recently been a change in management. otherwise, it was a terrific resort with a spectacular spa and setting.

Reviewed December 27, 2011
9.0
Exceptional
John from Australia
Couple
Garden Villa
Stayed 2 nights in July 2013

Adventures in paradise”

Service, staff and location

We have stayed in many resorts and hotels and now realise that you can build the finest with all the amenities and comforts but it's the staff who make or break the guest's experience. We were completely amazed by the Aiyapura staff and service. Professional beyond expectations, sincere, attention to detail and happy. Things you can't buy but things that made our short stay rewarding and that will see us return. Congratulations Aiyapura!

Reviewed July 31, 2013
9.0
Exceptional
Karyn from New Zealand
Couple
Stayed 4 nights in August 2012

Great location with awesome views”

Swimming pool, location

We had a great stay at FuramaXclusive Resort and Spa Aiyapura. The room was of an excellent standard and every night when we were out they turned down our beds and left us chocolates! Room was a good size as was the balcony and the bed was very comfortable. Staff were very helpful and the pool area was great. As we were there in the off season one of the restaurants was closed which was a little disappointing. Wifi was very bad - hard to get onto at the pool area (which is located right next to main foyer) and almost impossible in our room. We expected more of a place like this. Very relaxing spot which is just a short drive over the hills to shops, pubs and restaurants. We didn't like swimming in the sea by the resort but it's not too far to White Sands Beach. We had a hire car with us, which helped, but you could hire scooters to get you round. The hotel offers a shuttle service to town but the times are very limited. Overall we enjoyed our stay

Reviewed August 21, 2012
10.0
Exceptional
Michael from Australia
Couple
Garden Villa
Stayed 3 nights in May 2012

Great hotel, great service”

The great l;ocation and hotel

make sure you get one of the garden villas... these are self contained and just the bomb! we had one right down on the edge of the water and it was just the best. tip: make sure you stay on koh chang for longer than 3 days! there is so much to see and o, and we were so p$@#ed off we didnt stay longer! make sure you do the elephant tour that is nearby, and you can book it at reception and they just add it onto your bill... make sure you take some cash though when you go to give the elephant trainers! they are amazing and really go outta their way to make sure you get a great experience and take photos of you! they deserve a tip! oh, and make sure you do the swim with the elephants: just a mind blower!

Reviewed June 03, 2012
10.0
Exceptional
Ryan from United States
Family with young children
Premier Double
Stayed 5 nights in October 2013

the best 5-star resort for families”

private, 5-star, safe for kids

We've stayed at a few places on the island and we're heading back to Aiyapura in a few weeks. We'll stay there exclusively in the future. This resort is about 5 minutes from the ferry and situated in its own private cove. There's a few very small beaches for the kids and for sunbathing. There's no wide expanses of beach, so if you are a serious beach lover, you may want to head down the island a bit more. The staff is top level and caters to you the entire stay. The food is amazing, although a bit expensive. If you don't have a vehicle, then make sure you bring enough money to eat. The breakfast buffet is actually 2 buffets with excellent service and a breathtaking view of the bay. There's many gardens and areas for kids to play. Physically the only real issue is that the entire resort is on a hillside. This may be an issue if you have trouble walking, although the resort does offer free golf cart transport any time of day or night. I hurt my foot a couple days before our last trip and couldn't walk when we arrived. We called the staff whenever we needed to go up to the restaurant or car and they picked us up within minutes. They even took us on a cart ride to the top of the mountain to see the scenic overlook. After my foot was better, we enjoyed walking the paths up and down the hillside. Its a great 5-star resort if you enjoy being pampered and want a safe place for your kids to play.

Reviewed April 15, 2014
9.0
Exceptional
Klaus-Dieter from Germany
Couple
Stayed 4 nights in March 2012

Wonderful place on Koh Chang”

Attention to detail, lovely rooms and great pool by the sea

We stayed for four nights in this resort on Koh Chang, and we would always come back again. The staff was very helpful. The room was very nice, spotlessly clean and from the varanda, we had a great view of the bay. I liked the outdoor shower, which is attached to the cabin. Peacocks roam the parklike area and can be a bit noisy from time to time. But that was the only noise we heard during our stay. There is no noisy road anywhere nearby, in contrast to the hotels on White Sand Beach. The only real drawback is that the hotel, athough located by the sea, does not have a real sandy beach and the sea is too shallow for swimming.

Reviewed March 24, 2012
10.0
Exceptional
liam from United Kingdom
Couple
Deluxe Double
Stayed 5 nights in October 2013

paridise on earth ”

invoirnment, the great staff, the whole resort

We loved it all the time, we even booked and stayed longer, paridise and well organized and great staff!everything pretty and nature all around really a great place to relax and dont even have to get out, everything is over there, and if you do go out with the chuttle bus in town, ko chang is everywhere so pretty and great!pretty eiland and lovely beaches!and lovely aiyapura spa resort!

Reviewed November 09, 2013
9.3
Exceptional
Preecha from Thailand
Family with young children
Deluxe Double
Stayed 2 nights in August 2012

Excellent Location, Nice & Cosy”

Excellent service with customer centric minded

The hotel has just changed its management joining the Furama group of Hotels. The hotel is situated in a magnificent location of Koh Chang. The people (all levels) are very nice, humble, polite, always respect their customers. We were treated like a King. We will revisit this hotel for sure when going to Koh Chang again.

Reviewed October 05, 2012
9.7
Exceptional
Michael from United States
Couple
Premier Double
Stayed 3 nights in March 2016

Like we were the only guests around”

Beautiful grounds, north end away from popular beaches so very private/quiet.

Very enjoyable, quiet, romantic, loved the peacocks. Beaches were vacant, nice sandy bottoms for wading & swimming. Only drawback is also it's main attractiveness - far from the more popularr & way overcrowded other beaches like White Sand and Lonely. Those are "in town" while Aiyapura is out a-ways. Best choice if you want peaceful & beautiful surroundings (no moped shops, tattoo shops, bars, or all-night beach parties out here.)

Reviewed March 16, 2016
9.0
Exceptional
Christopher from Australia
Couple
Deluxe Double
Stayed 3 nights in July 2009

Aiyapura Resort- relaxation plus!”

Quiet location Secluded Great views of the coast
Breakfast was a bit ordinary- needs more choice

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay here and we would recommend Aiyapura to anyone who wants a quiet stay and just time to relax. The rooms are terrific and very close to the beach. While the beach isn't the best for swimming the complimentary kayaks are worth a go- stick to the pool to cool off! The breakfast could be improved- a bit more choice is needed for a 5 star place.

Reviewed July 10, 2009
9.3
Exceptional
Arthur from United Kingdom
Group
Deluxe Double
Stayed 3 nights in February 2011

Lovely peaceful hotel with great views”

Good views, comfortable rooms, excellent service, good food

Lovely hotel in extensive grounds with Bali style and other buildings all contributing to a great atmosphere. The villas are well spaced out and even when in a standard room you never get the feeling of being on top of each other. The grounds are big enough to have a jogging track at the back and even a jungle walk. There are also a couple of short piers into the sea. Excellent views over the bay and to some of the other islands. The sea in front is a bit shallow and the tide does go out some way but the water is still good for swimming at high tide and my friends said the swimming was excellent. For those who prefer the pool, the hotel pool was also good. The hotel is about a kilometre from the main road and and although there are some other buildings between the road and the hotel, the hotel is at the end of the road so you never get bothered by outsiders. This is wonderful for those like us who love peace and quiet but if you want the night life and 'excitement' then this hotel is probably not for you. Helps as well if you have a car, as we did, but for those who don't there is a hotel minibus to White Sands Beach a few times a day and the hotel also rents motorbikes and also has free mountain bikes and kayaks for the energetic. Rooms were comfortable with all the necessaries. Nearly all the rooms had at least a reasonable view and most had balconies/verandahs. Staff were all friendly and helpful and informative, Food at breakfast was brilliant, an excellent range of both hot and cold dishes of which around half the items were changed daily so we never got bored. Great views from the breakfast terrace as well. There is also a restaurant right by the beach which we tried one evening and were pleasantly surprised by the quality. Prices were not cheap but OK for a top Thai resort hotel.

Reviewed February 28, 2011
8.7
Excellent
Ibolya from Australia
Solo traveler
Premier Double
Stayed 3 nights in July 2015

The friendly staff at Aiyapura”

Location - stunning part of the world. The staff were really friendly and always very helpful. Shuttle service to White Sands Beach.

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Aiyapura. There is however, so much more they could do to entice people there. The restaurant next to the beach is never open, even though they say you can choose. The locals actually said they cannot remember when it was open last, which was disappointing. The cocktails in fairness were tragic, I believe if the staff had been given genuine training by a person who really understood what a cocktail should be and what goes into it, they could have been great. Cocktails in a tropical paradise are just as important as eating extraordinary food. I would definitely recommend this resort to anybody. It is a place where you can enjoy the tranquility of your surroundings. Also I traveled with a friend as opposed to being a solo traveler. Agoda you need to update this and let a person put in how they travelled.

Reviewed August 03, 2015
9.6
Exceptional
sarah from United States
Couple
Premier Double
Stayed 5 nights in January 2017

We'd come again happily ”

Pros: a quiet, peaceful place and wide bay apart from Koh Chang craziness! Not far to crazy if you want to walk or shuttle. Great breakfast buffet--main dishes change daily. Excellent chef at restaurant. Only a little suggestion: have the live entertainer in the restaurant play only his saxophone with the karaoke--he's a terrific saxophonist, not singer.

Reviewed January 08, 2017
9.0
Exceptional
Jon from United Kingdom
Couple
Deluxe Double
Stayed 1 night in November 2012

Great hotel but a bit remote”

Excellent service, very nice resort

Very nice resort. Staff were excellent. Requested double bed (std room) on booking but was given room with twin beds. Spoke to reception and changed no problem. Great resort with great service. However the beach was minimal and we found the resort a bit remote (Althought they do offer a free shuttle to white sands which is 10-15min drive). Will probably stay in Klong Prao Beach area next time.

Reviewed November 28, 2012
9.0
Exceptional
Ante from Thailand
Couple
Stayed 12 nights in October 2008

Luxury Stayed”

Quiet beach and nice staff
Poor breakfast

Room was very spacious & new with great ocean scenery, and all staffs were very kind with high quality service. I recommend you to stay here for real rest in isolated luxury environment. Because it's brand new there are some points to improve such as limited TV channel option from the room & difficult access to the west beach downtown in Koh Chang.

Reviewed March 05, 2009
9.7
Exceptional
Daniel from United States
Group
Deluxe Double
Stayed 3 nights in January 2009

Ayapura - Jan 2009”

Staff, hotel amenities, grounds.

When I first got to the resort I was impressed with how nicely the grounds were kept. The welcome was great, we had a drink while we were checking in. The room was in very good condition. The hotel location is far out of town on Koh Chang, which was nice. They even had boats for us to take out on the bay.

Reviewed April 03, 2009
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