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Reviewed 9 December 2018

It's hard to get here by car, narrow road and not much parking but it's worth the effort. Best snorkeling on any phuket beach. The crab and minced pork in the beachside restaurant was tasty. Pictures not so good because went on a rainy cloudy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank philipbQ9921RO
Reviewed 19 November 2018

As others have said this is probably the best 'from beach' snorkelling you can do in Phuket. Not too difficult to find and enough spaces for about 10 cars (plus lots of scooters).A multitude of different fish to see (sadly a lot of dead coral...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank TonyP_UK
Reviewed 4 November 2018

For those who can find it? Its past Ni Harn beach, follow the beach road at Ni Harn past all the hotels and beach bars and keep going on the track until the end, you will see Ao Sane on the left. Its a very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank elstnico
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Ao Sane is just around the corner from Nai Harn Beach. There is a restaurant and bar that will also loan you snorkling gear. So, if you're in the area and want to do some snorkling right from the shore, head over to Ao Sane...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tom M
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Ao Sane is a little hard to find, but it is worth the effort. Drive up towards the hotel at the end of the beach, then take the left fork (it looks like you are heading for the underground car park). Keep going along a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank DeiseGirl15
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We often spend a weekend in one of the bungalows .The food in the restaurant is excellent. Good snorkling with some coral still off the beach.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HughGeen
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Beautiful secluded beach, hard to get to. Good for snorkelling but not for swimming. Very basic accommodation and a cafe only.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KennethGraham
Reviewed 16 July 2018

5 minutes from Nai Harn beach down the main road under a hotel up a hill and there it is a perfect little beach with white sand and views of the islands. We unroll our mats put up our umbrella and open our cooler A...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Pattie D
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Ao Sane is a hidden gem, water is clear, and by snorkling just less than 100m you can already see fishes! Swim on the left of the beach but not towards to right as there are lots of rocks and that's also where we got...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank llyeoh2
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Went with high hopes after reading reviews of this beach. I read it was best for snorkeling but unfortunately when i went june 21st 2018. Water was not clear and could not see anything in snorkel therefore the plenty rocks at the bottom had hit...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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12 February 2018|
Response from ivanrooyen |
Only like 2meters. Unbelievable how shallow the fish and amazing sea life is. To hire equipment is only B150. Best so far in phuket
7 February 2018|
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Response from veronikag644 | Reviewed this property |
We snorkeled both morning and afternoon and saw loads but perhaps it is easier to swim in and you don't have to go as far in the afternoon.
5 November 2017|
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Response from AviD42 | Reviewed this property |
No I highly recommend renting a car while in Phuket