KohTaoIsland.net - Accommodation and Diving Guide for Koh Tao Koh Tao.
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Looking for a Bungalow Resort, Guesthouse or Dive Course on Koh Tao?

We provide a Online Reservation and Booking Service for Koh Tao, a small island in southern part of Thailand, about 38 kilometers away from Koh Phangan, and about 64 kilometers from Chumphon.

Koh Tao offers fantastic diving, wonderful resorts, beautiful sunsets, views and variety of restaurants serving exellent cuisine. Koh Tao is the home of large sea turtles and occasional fishermen, has now developed over the past 10-15 years as one of Thailand's premier tourist destinations.

Our company has long time experience in managing online bookings and reservations with our site PhanganIsland.com, founded in 2002.
In 2005 we started PhanganBungalows.com with a modified version of our successful booking / reservation site, and now end of 2006 our youngest site ... KohTaoIsland.net



Koh Tao
Map of Koh Tao, click to see larger Map
Resorts and Guesthouses on the island,
that accept online bookings

There are many Online Reservation Websites about Koh Tao, why should you book with us?

* no extra fee or hidden expense
pay exactly the amount of money the resort or guesthouse charges you

* no minimum amount
no minimum amount for the advance payment, unlike many other reservation sites we don't have a minimum amount.

* pay the list price of a resort room
our prices are the official bungalow prices, you would also get if you book in person

* largest choice of accommodation
our website has the largest directory of resorts and guesthouses on Koh Tao, that accept online booking

* fast response time

usually we need around 4-12 hours to write you an response to your reservation.

* fast and uncomplicated payment
to our PayPal account you can pay for your reservation online with all major credit cards.

How does it work?

Choose a resort and room type from the Accommodation Directory of Koh Tao . Once you filled out the enquiry form, we will contact you by mail / phone. If the requested resort is available, we will send you an email, that includes a payment link to PayPal. Once we receive your advance payment, we can reconfirm your reservation.

In case the resort is not available, we will try to find you an alternative resort.

Unfortunately the amount of required advance payment is different from each resort or season, but most of them want at least 40% of the total price in advance for a confirmed booking. As soon as we receive a payment we forwarded it to the booked resort and send you a confirmation back.

Bungalows Resorts on Koh Tao not listed here can be booked as well, but we will charge a individual reservation fee. Please write to: elzannekohtaoisland@gmail.com

 

Information about Koh Tao

oh Tao is to the northeast of Surat Thani, about 38 kilometers from Koh Phangan, and about 64 kilometers away from Chumphon.

Since 2005 it is now really easy to get to Koh Tao. You can drive with one of the high speed catamaran boats. You can also arrive from one of the neighboring islands (Koh Phangan or Koh Samui).

Diving in and around Koh Tao's beautiful coral reefs is the islands main attraction. Resorts on Koh Tao offer a wide range of accommodation to fit most budgets.

Traveling around the island and visiting other beaches and bays pretty easy.. Just off the concrete main road you have to be careful when driving on dirty roads. Pick -ups and taxies can be found almost everywhere.

Immediately following the terrible events of the December 2004 Tsunami, the type of tourist visiting KoTao have changed, before it had been a Mecca for backpackers, year out students, and young travellers along their way south to Malaysia or North to Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and beyond. Suddenly the island ferries were disgorging people with suitcases, not backpacks, laptops not guitars, and what is this; trainers not flip-flops?!, and some had children too. A culture shock to most people, but generally the island reacted with a passion to these new visitors, over the following months much change has taken place, new resorts, with more facilities, a new array of restaurants offering different food from around the globe, and even things for families to do during day time, in case you get bored with laying on the beach.

Immediately following the terrible events of the December 2004 Tsunami, the type of tourist visiting KoTao have changed, before it had been a Mecca for backpackers, year out students, and young travellers along their way south to Malaysia or North to Bangkok, Chiang Mai, and beyond. Suddenly the island ferries were disgorging people with suitcases, not backpacks, laptops not guitars, and what is this; trainers not flip-flops?!, and some had children too. A culture shock to most people, but generally the island reacted with a passion to these new visitors, over the following months much change has taken place, new resorts, with more facilities, a new array of restaurants offering different food from around the globe, and even things for families to do during day time, in case you get bored with laying on the beach.

In those days getting to Koh Tao required a treacherous boat journey from the main land or near by islands, if and when the weather & seas permitted but the population of the island continued to grow firmly all the same, even when simple life was hard without much reward. Departures and arrivals were on the local coconut boats, and even then delays of several days were common place, so back to the hammock and a world of dreams, the boat will come another day. Consequently, as its reputation for beautiful nature, unique marine life and amazing landscapes grew, better access was made available when better built and safer boats were brought in to handle the number of visitors being attracted to the island.

At first this little island was not inhabited, frequented only by fisherman from near by Koh Samui when looking for protection during difficult maritim conditions or also if a fishing crew was getting water or and supplies.

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Koh Tao Resort - The Paradise Zone

Chalok Baan Kao

Koh Tao Resort - The Paradise Zone

This newly established hill top resort offers outstanding panoramic views of Koh Tao, Chalok Baan Kao, the sunrise and the sunset. The Paradise Zone is the perfect choice for couples and families who expect the highest standards in comfort, cleanliness, and customer service, with some beautiful rooms and suite to match.


Bans Diving Resort

Sairee Beach

Bans Diving Resort
Bans Diving Resort is nestled in beautiful tropical surroundings right in the centre of Sairee Beach, Koh Taos main beach and the place to be for sun lovers and beach goers. Centrally located, the resort is within walking distance of restaurants, shopping, viewpoints, night life and everything else that will make your stay on Koh Tao memorable.

AC Resort

Sairee Beach

AC Resort
The AC Resort is situated in the middle of Sairee Beach, with large well maintained bungalows surrounded by beautiful gardens around a large swimming pool. The restaurant and reception is situated on the beach front with it spreading over two floors with a large bar and viewing area upstairs and both areas offering great views of Sairee Beach and also the sunset.

Villa Nirvana

Sairee Beach

Villa Nirvana

The stunning Villa Nirvana is located at the northern part of Sairee Beach and is only about 200 meters away from the beach, and a 5 minute walk away from Sairee village which has all the great shops, bars and restaurants, including a couple of small supermarkets. The villa is surrounded by tropical jungle and coconut plantations, which all have great views overlooking the crystal blue water of the Gulf of Siam.



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Going to Koh Phangan?
... have a look at these places:

 

Ocean View Beach Resort

Koh Phangan, Haad Khom

Ocean View Beach Resort

Ocean View has 16 concrete rooms built either on the beach or hill side, each with attached private toilet and furnished nicely. As Haad Khom beach is quite remote, the resorts in the area have to run the electric on a generator.

North Beach Resort

Koh Phangan, Chaloklum

North Beach Resort

North Beach Bungalows is situated just off the north side of Chaloklum bay. The restaurant and bungalows are well located with great view of Chalokum bay, beach and pier. It is a friendly family run business with a restaurant that serves a excellent menu. All seafood is sourced locally at the market.

Beach Villa

Koh Phangan, Haad Khom

Beach Villa

Very beautiful Luxury villa, newly built, located directly on the beach in Haad Khom

North of Chaloklum, spectacular views of the sea over Chaloklum bay, The 4 bedroom villa is

400sqm, access by goverment concrete road, private beach front, sun all day facing west, very peaceful

location.



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