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Small but very private beach

A good place if you wanna stay clear of the noisy beaches with many people. Here you can simply... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
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nice beach

Quite relaxing beach ,depends on personal style may be to quite which I love it and definitely... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
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  • Terrible2%
Jun 1, 2018
“Small but very private beach ”
Apr 30, 2018
“nice beach”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Many signs saying you can't swim. Rubbish everywhere. Looks pretty abandoned. The water is very dirty and there is absolutely nothing to do. If you are after a nice beach to swim and chill at I personally do NOT recommend this beach.

1  Thank Omar T
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

A good place if you wanna stay clear of the noisy beaches with many people. Here you can simply relax to the sounds of nature and hear the waves roll with a book and cocktail or two

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Quite relaxing beach ,depends on personal style may be to quite which I love it and definitely pleasant .

Thank janjychef
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Layan beach is situated in a Lagona style beach setting. The beach is beautiful and the color of the water is amazing when you have clear blue skies. You need to remember the tide as the water is pretty shallow at certain points. We were...More

Thank JIHAD40
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Such beautiful beach but infested with flies that gave painful bites all over my body. It is worst under the shade or in restaurants. The stench of clogged up drain is pretty bad too. This place needs a good clean up!

3  Thank Debbiehmw
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Layan beach, Hat Layan is a Very nice long beach with enaugh shadow. Sometimes here are to much Mengapoon = jellyfish plankton.

Thank otrel
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I travelled to Layan Beach from Bang Tao beach about 20-25 minutes by moped. A beautiful stretch of beach that is quieter than Bang Tao and no less impressive. It took a couple of minutes before realising that Layan Beach is a continuation of Bang...More

Thank RicardoBowie
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We read about Layan Beach in a local magazine article touting it as one of the 3 best “unknown” beaches in Phuket. While not really unknown, Layan Beach does not suffer from the overcrowding and mass of humanity at the more popular Patong Beach. What...More

1  Thank CaptainNalga
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Me and my family were staying close by so decided to visit (it was less than 20 minutes walk away). We found the beach to be very nice indeed. My advice would be to go prepared: take a few snacks with you and some water...More

1  Thank I_Heart_Cats82
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Read a review how it was the most boring beach and it was right on point. No one was rowdy, no hardcore water sports, no jersey shore boys and girls. Perfect! If you have family and/or want a quiet beach almost all to yourself this...More

1  Thank Chun T
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