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Read all 84 reviews and thoughts (average: 4.18 out of 5) on the Cookies Salad Resort before you book online.

5/5    Score based on 84 reviews

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5/5

Excellent

GORGEOUS! Incredible views from our room. HELPFUL staff!
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Honeymoon part 2: (we started our honeymoon with 1 night on Koh Samui and then 4 nights at Longtail Beach Resort (also on Koh Phangan)) We thoroughly enjoyed the north-east side of the island at...

5/5

Excellent

Best place to stay in Haad Salad
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Brilliant hotel with fantastic large room which have open balconies with mini double beds and hammocks on so that you can watch the sunset over the beach and mountains. The resort is remote but...

2/5

Poor

Checked in for 4 nights, checked out after 1..Disappointed
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We booked in for standard room after staying in the room for just one hour we were absolutely depressed with the number of ants and insects and bugs - spiders all over the place. There was a strange...

4/5

Very Good

Relaxed resort, nice service
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We really liked staying here, we had a bungalow with seaview with a stunning beachview and a hammock. The bungalow was also quite tidy although never leave any food in your room, because the place...

5/5

Excellent

I can't believe there are so many bad reviews about this place!
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We didn't stay in the rooms, as we had booked another resort but came to Cookies everyday for lunch and dinner and often breakfast, and used the facilities. From glimpses we caught of the rooms, they...

5/5

Excellent

Cookies really is amazing
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My boyfriend and I spend 12 nights at Cookies this August, and we sooo fell in love with the place! We had room no. 14 and highly recommend it - the view is absolutely stunning and...        

5/5

Excellent

mixed feelings
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we traditionally visit thailand once a year for a two-week islands vacation, and being aware of the high season crowds we tried this hotel due to a little remote location of the island, hoping that we...

3/5

Average

After 6 nights: "Slightly disappointing and we won't stay again or recommend this place."
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{We stayed in the "panorama room" (Room 14), their 2nd most expensive room.} Here are ten KEY categories/reasons to help us review this place... 1- The RESTAURANT. -The food: 3/10. -The...     

3/5

Average

Great place but too busy!
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Overall, the resort itself is good. It's a little pricey for Koh Phangan but the view from the oversea view cottages is fantastic, and the staff will help you out with whatever you need. We stayed 11...

1/5

Terrible

Don't come here
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My husband and I had a fantastic holiday in thailand until we checked in here. First we were put into a wrong room although they claimed that we were promoted but actually it turned out that the rooms...

5/5

Excellent

Awesome place!
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Second time we have stayed here in two years. Great place to stay - Aom (the owner) is amazing as are all the staff. Last year we stayed up the hill and enjoyed the steps as it kept our fitness up...

1/5

Terrible

Nightmare hotel
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Got picked up bye the pier great ! But then the nightmare started 45 min rollercoaster ride to the hotel i love rollercoasters bur this made me sick. The hotel is in the middle of nowhere i mean...

5/5

Excellent

Great atmosphere!
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We stayed at the Cookie's in one of the "oversea view cottages" (which is actually not a cottage but two rooms next to each other - you still have your own privatsphere though) for four nights in May...     

4/5

Very Good

Lovely tome had at Cookie's Salad Resort
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We chose this side of the island because it is on the quiet side of Koh Phangan so if you want to party this is not the place for you. We really enjoyed our stay at Cookie's Salad Resort we were in a...

4/5

Very Good

Perfect for relaxing!
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We stayed here for 3 nights after the full moon party and it was perfect for our needs which were to chill out. It is kind of in the middle of nowhere but it is on the edge of haad salad beach which...

4/5

Very Good

Perfect for some time out
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We booked this hotel after reading 50/50 reviews about the place. Location is far away from the main towns but the hotel has enough amenities to cater for a few days of peace and quiet, yet the...

5/5

Excellent

Cookie´s salad resort
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A beautiful beach to chill out and the staff is very helpful and nice.

5/5

Excellent

Amazing Location
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We had a lovely stay at Cookies; the room was beautiful, the staff were very friendly, the food was great and the location was amazing. We wished we had arranged to be picked up from the port because...    

4/5

Very Good

Good rooms if you don't mind caterpillars!
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Quick to respond and very helpful with any queries. Gave a discount for 3 nights without my even asking. The website says pay a deposit but then appears that you are paying the full amount. You...

5/5

Excellent

Quiet location
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We had a great stay at Cookies. The staff was always very pleasant and helpful. Salad beach is quiet and full of European families. It is a little bit of a journey to get to the other side of the...

3/5

Average

Decent place, location not great
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The actual hotel is nice and very good value for money. But it was very hot, with no sea breeze, which made the days quite uncomfortable.

5/5

Excellent

Three times in three years!
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We recently stayed at cookies salad for one week in an over sea view cottage. This was our third stay at cookies and it most certainly will not be our last! Aom (the owner) is one of the main...

5/5

Excellent

Greatest hospitality ever experienced in a hotel
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Was at cookie's in feb 2012, and I keep the greatest memories of this hotel. What made the whole difference is the hospitality of the employees. Gest service is impeccable, We dealt with the hotel...

5/5

Excellent

Probably the best place at Haad Salad Beach if you love a relaxed atmospheare
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We (a couple and 2 children aged 10 and 12) had a fantastic 10 days stay in a overseaview family cottage. The view really was stunning and the cottage nice and cozy built with at mix of wood and...

5/5

Excellent

Friendly, cozy place in Haad Salad
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We stayed at Cookies 13 nights this january. We had a really nice and spacious room. It was clean and had all we needed. The beds were actually good compared to all of the other places we slept during...

5/5

Excellent

Perfect spot in this little Paradise
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This is the second time we have stayed at Cookies. We really feel in love with Haad Salad last Christmas, its a quiet family orientated beach and it suits us perfectly. No noisy bars till all hours,...

5/5

Excellent

excellent
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Friendly and helpful Great memories perfect place for shot or long holiday great place for honey moon too.

5/5

Excellent

Great place with a view of paradise
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Cookie's Salad Resort is a great place for the midrange budget, or the backpacker looking to splurge. Haad Salad is paradise: an intimate cove of crystal clear water and soft powdery white sand....

5/5

Excellent

Best base in koh phangan
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Great stay, being a family business this probably helped alot, staff always "truly" friendly and helpfull. Salad beach is known to be one of the best on the island. For snokelers 200meters after...

5/5

Excellent

The perfect location
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Stayed 10 nights in Cookies in December. Although the weather was not perfect, everything else was. The staff in the restaurant was so friendly and helpful, thank you so much Yan and the others! :)...    

5/5

Excellent

Cookies Had Salad - best place on Koh Phangan
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Cookies are excellent. Very good rooms, excellent food - most thaistyle but made for western people - very tastful and served with charm from a very kind staff. Every body is help full and they do a...

5/5

Excellent

Relaxed place to stay, great view!
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We really loved to stay at cookies salad and enjoyed the stunning view from our overseaview bungalow, the chilled atmosphere and nice food on the restaurant deck overlooking the beach, friendly and...

5/5

Excellent

Highly recommended
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I went to Cookies Salad in November with my fiancé, we had a fantastic time there and I would be happy to recommend it to anyone. We stayed in the wooden panoramic cottage, which was amazing, very...

5/5

Excellent

Cookie's = paradise!
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My husband and I stayed at Cookie's last year, we had a group of 13 of us and the staff were fantastic. We love the food in the restaurant and staff we very welcoming. We stayed in the brand new...  

1/5

Terrible

no, just dont go there.
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beautiful view but thats it. the hotel is located on the side mountain with great view so sit and relax at susnet drinking coctail at happy hour time. rooms were disgusting and i am not...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing staff, amazing view!
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We've been to Cookies's Salad resort for 2 nights during our honeymoon in Thailand, and we've enjoyed every moment with the amazing staff. First of all, when we've landed in Koh-Phangan, it was a...

5/5

Excellent

My fav affordable hotel in Thailand
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This place is such good value. It has a lovely (small -ish) pool and is on a really relaxing beach. The breakfast was really great and filling. The rooms had mosquito nets, fridge, tv's and felt...

2/5

Poor

We were unlucky at this hotel.. beautiful view but that was it.
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We got a bed that must have been 10 years old. The springs were completely ruined and we both woke up with a sore back. The view from the balcony of our room was really lovely and we would have...

4/5

Very Good

Our own private lagoon - March 2010
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Cookies Salad was a great escape after the intense bustle of Bangkok. We felt like we had our own private beach oasis. We stayed in the room on the very top, right corner and it was just perfect. We... 

5/5

Excellent

Perfect holiday
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We travel to Asia every year for at least a month and have stayed in many hotels of many standards. Cookies rates up there at the top. Fantastic location, the best staff you could hope to meet let...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing, Fabulous, Relaxing Didn't want to leave.....
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I LOVED Cookies! From the moment we arrived I felt so relaxed and at peace. The staff are fabulous, always cheery and smiling and nothing is too much trouble. I loved the bar/restaurant area with a...  

5/5

Excellent

Heaven on Earth, Can't wait to go back!
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Cookies was one of the highlights of our trip. Haad Salad is a gorgeous beach and we felt so lucky to stay at Cookies. The service was amazing and the atmosphere was relaxed and happy. Couples,...

2/5

Poor

Disappointing on several levels
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My decision to choose this resort was based on its Trip Advisor rating, so I thought it important to provide feedback of our experience. This was the last place we stayed in Thailand in a three week...

5/5

Excellent

magical, gorgeous views.. relaxed, paradise!
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very friendly staff, very helpful. open air restaurant with magical view of the bay, so beautiful and romantic. wifi in restaurant area( sometimes no connection) most rooms, cottages are on steep hill...  

4/5

Very Good

Very nice
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We spent a week in Cookies Salad Resort and I should say that we had a really relaxing time there. We haven't booked a room in advance and searched for the room using Internet in a travel agency...  

4/5

Very Good

Very relaxing with a gorgeous view!
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My husband and I stayed here for 6 days over the New Year holiday. We stayed in the Wooden Panoramic Cottage & loved everything about the room. It was incredibly comfortable, clean and we slept...

1/5

Terrible

Sad, Sad, Sad !!!
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We've booked this resort by internet, but they didn't prepare our room. They have many overbooking but a staff didn't explain anything. He has tried to let us use low category room. And he and their...

5/5

Excellent

Beautiful location, quality accomodation with very helpful staff
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We stayed here for 4 nights after stumbling upon the accomodation after hearing great things about Haad Salad. The bay which the accomodation is situated on is idylic, with a very laid back...

1/5

Terrible

Horrible!
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Staff were unresponsive and could not be bothered. Room was dirty and dated. Pool was small and dirty. Hard bed. One of the worse hotel I have ever stayed in! Beware!

5/5

Excellent

Paradise!
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We stayed here for 5 nights on our 2 week trip to Thailand, and it was by far our favourite place. We had a beach view hut up the hill - the views were absolutely stunning. After reading reviews...

5/5

Excellent

Amazing view, great restaurant, friendly staff!!
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We stayed here for 10 days, and really enjoyed our time here. The rooms are spotlessly clean and most rooms have an amazing view over the haad salad bay. The restaurant is one of the best on the... 

5/5

Excellent

A Holiday in Paradise
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I stayed at Cookies's Salad Resort for a total of 9 nights with my family including 2 young children (5 and 1 year olds) and cannot recommend the place highly enough as a family destination. The...

3/5

Average

Great view but the way from the beach to the room is too steep
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the rooms are spacious and clean, the view of the beach is great. sleeping quality was not so good because the pillows were very hard and we did not use aircon - so it was very hot in the room because...  

4/5

Very Good

Amazing bay views
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My partner and I stayed here in july which is low season so the beach was fairly quiet and private which I enjoyed. There is snorkeling not far off the shore as well. The top floor hotel room had... 

4/5

Very Good

Best place in Had Salad
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for a honeymoon couple only looking for a quiet, romantic time, with a good view of the bay and a really nice, clean and spacious room, cookies is the place. the restaurant is one of the best in the...

4/5

Very Good

I stayed in this hotel about 4 nights...
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I stayed in this hotel about 4 nights. Staff was friendy specially the women who works in reseption! :) Room was good value for money! I paid as solo traveller 850b for night. Almost everything in...

5/5

Excellent

Exceeded our expectations
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I booked Cookies after reading reviews of several resorts on Koh Phangan and decided that Cookies would suit us best as a family with 2 teenage boys. I am glad I believed the positive reviews on here...

3/5

Average

Rooms OK but very hilly - not the most accessible hotel.
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I suppose this hotel was fine. we booked the garden cottages at THB 1950 each and the rooms were OK. They had a nice hammock in the verandah, was clean, and I liked the huge bathrooms. The...

1/5

Terrible

The bad ratio of the price/quality
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On English: We with the wife has arrived to 3 times in thailand for last 4 years and have got to such awful hotel for the first time. On arrival us haven't met in due time on landing stage...

5/5

Excellent

You will feel like family!
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We spend a perfect “wedding week” at Cookies in March 2010. We booked the whole resort and stayed there with about 35 people to celebrate our weeding. The Cookies Salad Resort is one of the best...     

5/5

Excellent

Probably the nicest place in koh phangan
Date:
We are traveling around the islands fo two months and stayes at varios resorts/guesthouses at prices ranging from 1000-8000 THB a night. From all the places we loved cookies the most. The garden...

3/5

Average

A building site!! Stay away!
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I had really high hopes for this resort after reading all the positive feedback on this website, however I should have reread the review below. I booked a seaview cottage fir my mum and I....

3/5

Average

Picture Perfect. Food and service not so perfect.
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We stayed here for 5 nights. We stayed in the Beach front room which was about 20 footsteps to the beach. the only thing that separated us was the pool and our balcony! It was lovely. I thought...

3/5

Average

Great views/room. Dissapointing Service and environment
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Stayed at Cookies as a part of our honeymoon. Booked the Panoramic Sea View Cottage which was a beautiful room with a bathtub/jacuzzi, hammock and Chaise Longe (spelling) on the balcony. Really,...

4/5

Very Good

Good value, great location and friendly staff...
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My partner and i stayed in the hotel part of Cookies (there are also bungalows which we did not see inside of) based on it's location and the longstay deal we were offered (about 800 baht a night...

5/5

Excellent

You will love it here.
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We stayed in feb for 4 nights and it was the only place what we pre booked. It was a great place to stay. I cant fault it. The vieuw is amazing. The food is the best on the beach, try the...

5/5

Excellent

buddhist wedding in koh phangan
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my husband and i got married in austria and also wanted to receive buddhist wedding blessings in thailand. we booked cookies resort due to the great feedback at tripadvisor and it was the best choice...     

5/5

Excellent

Cookies is charming and the staff lovely!
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We arrived having chosen Cookies on Salad beach because we liked the beach and the look of the resort and we were not disappointed. Cookies is built into the hills in a sensitive and charming way,...

5/5

Excellent

Loved Cookies and as for Salad Beach... Amazing!
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Stayed at Cookies for 2 nights over Christmas and absolutely loved this place! Salad beach is truly beautiful, arguably the best on the island, and we had an amazing view of it from our balcony and...

5/5

Excellent

Cookies “AMAZING PLACE, AMAZING PEOPLE.. JUST AMAZING”
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We travelled from Heathrow to Bangkok, Bangkok to Samui and Samui to Phangan with out stopping (27 hours), it was tough but when we arrived here it was totally worth it. We had Room 1 pool/beach...

5/5

Excellent

Just right
Date:
I spent 6 nights here in December, whilst travelling on my own and I really felt that this was the best place in the area. Everyone is really friendly and the place itself is really pretty - it has a...

5/5

Excellent

Paradise Found!
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We were led to this property by the reviews on Trip Advisor. For us this place was everthing those other reviews have offered - probably more. The couple who own the resort have been in the business...  

5/5

Excellent

A quiet and beautiful spot
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Basically, we arrived off the boat, it was dark and rainy. We were only going to stay for 3 nights but ended up staying 7. Cookies, named after their dog, is set on a small headland at the end of...

5/5

Excellent

A little gem!
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- spacious, nicely decorated, cosy bungalows, fully equipped with tv, dvd, aircon and safe - spacious bathroom - strong water pressure - beautiful bay and beach views from all the balconies - each...          

5/5

Excellent

Great place
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We stayed here with our family. We have to children 8 and 9 years. We had a great time. I think it is the best location on the Island. Much, much better than Haad Rin. For sure with Children....

5/5

Excellent

We (heart) Cookies!
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We stayed 8 nights and loved Cookies. We'd be happy to return - as would all the people we spoke to there. While it's not perfect in every way, any flaws are more than balanced out by the friendly...          

4/5

Very Good

Cookies was a lovely and beautiful place to stay
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We spent 5 nights at Cookies and really enjoyed our time there. It is a bit difficult to find at the beginning, but the resort is beautiful. Built in the hill with a beautiful view, and just two steps...

5/5

Excellent

A REAL FIND
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Friendly, laid-back atmosphere with fantastic staff. The restaurant is great value for money with the best view of the beach run by a Burmese family. Rooms are private and clean, surrounded by...   

5/5

Excellent

We love cookies....
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We went to cookies with our 7 month old son and stayed 6 nights. We just loved it. We had the illustrious pool side villa - yes a little noisy but perfect for us to get to and from the pool with our...

2/5

Poor

Not worth the price tag
Date:
The main problem my girlfriend and i had with this place was the man in charge. Who felt it his responsibility to constantly chase people around for their bills. Be it for your accommodation or your...

4/5

Very Good

Rustic, laid-back, warm, inviting, relaxing
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I would highly recommend Cookies. It is a brilliant location, great value for money and the staff are very hospitable, capable, accommodating and friendly. The restaurant is efficient and...

4/5

Very Good

What a View, We Loved it Here!
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We booked your nights and ended up staying for eight because we were so happy with the room and service. The people running this place are so warm and friendly, it was a great pleasure to stay here....

5/5

Excellent

Cookies was just brilliant
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We stayed here at the end of our honeymoon after leaving a dissappointing sunset cove early. We were diving with Haad Yao divers and this was the perfect base (I would also really recommend the...

3/5

Average

mixed feelings about this place
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definitely stayed here as a result of all the positive reviews but i think people should remember a few things. people more likely to give places like this a top review might be more like backpackers,...