Where to stay – Koh Phangan, Thailand

Chaloklum Diving has worked closely over the years with a few of the better bungalows and resorts on Koh Phangan. If you intend to go scuba diving or to make that PADI course with us, here are a few convenient places to stay.

Chaloklum Village

Chaloklum Bay, Koh Phangan - view from our diving boat Chaloklum Village resorts are mainly located along the beach, no more than a 5-10 minute walk away from town with a choice of good restaurants, a few bars, shops, etc. They are also more convenient for our boat dive trips, which leave from Chaloklum pier.

(400 – 1,500 B/night)

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Mandalai Hotel

(2,000 – 3,000 B/night)

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Wattana Resort

(400 – 2,000 B/night)

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Haad Khom Bay

Haad Khom Beach seen from the South Haad Khom is in the far East corner of Chaloklum Bay, rather further out from Chaloklum village and the road is quite challenging. It has a scenic beach of its own and a small coral reef. Mains electricity is still not yet available.
Ocean View Beach Resort

(550 – 2,900 B/night)

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Mae Haad Beach and Koh Ma

Angie on Mae Haad Beach, Koh Phangan Mae Haad Bay and Koh Ma remains our favourite beach on Koh Phangan; it’s situated on the North West corner of the island and particularly convenient for beach based diving and PADI courses, plus there’s some nice snorkelling.
Wang Sai Resort

(850 – 3,700 B/night)

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Utopia Resort

(1,000 – 3,150 B/night)

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Haad Salad

View of Haad Salad Beach, Koh Phangan Haad Salad Beach is the next bay down the West coast of Koh Phangan. It has a nice, rather busy beach enclosed by coral reef – now the location of a few luxury resorts.
Green Papaya Resort

(1,500 – 7,000+ B/night)

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Salad Huts

(1,400 – 5,000 B/night)

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Cookies (Salad) Resort

(850 – 4,000 B/night)

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Haad Yao and Ao Chaophao

Haad Yao Beach view from road looking North Haat Yao (“the Long Beach”) and Ao Chao Phao are located to the South of Haat Salat, further down the coast with a wide variety of resorts, bars and restaurants.
Long Bay Resort

(1,500 – 5,800 B/night)

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Tantawan Resort

(600 – 2,300 B/night

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Seetanu Resort

(700 – 3,800 B/night)

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Thongsala Town

Thai water festival in Thongsala Town, Koh Phangan Thongsala is the main town and ferry port of Koh Phangan with numerous banks, booking offices, a Post Office, a wide range of restaurants, bars and shops, plus a variety of other entertainments.
In the rainy season our diving trips sometimes depart from the pier here too.
Baan Manali Resort

(2,150 – 3,150 B/night)

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BuaKao Inn

(500 – 1,500 B/night)

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Baan Tai

Baan Tai - view along the beach - Koh Phangan Baan Tai is in the South of Koh Phangan, quiet and peaceful yet convenient for both Thongsala and Haad Rin full moon partying.
Snorkelling or scuba dives are not possible here, as the reef starts a long, long way from the beach.
Lee’s Garden Bungalows

(700 – 900 B/night)

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Blue Lotus Resort

(400 – 900 B/night)

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