Best Places for Backpackers in Koh Phangan, Thailand.

Enjoy backpacking around Koh Phangan, Thailand without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Koh Phangan, Thailand.

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Top 50 hostels in Koh Phangan, Thailand.

These are the 50 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Koh Phangan, Thailand.

1
S & C Hostel

100 /100

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S & C Hostel

Located just 2 minute walking distance from legendary full moon party , S & C Hostel is far enough from the beach to get a good nights sleep. S & C Hostel has air-conditioned dormitory rooms feature bunk beds with personal lockers . Guests have access to a shared toilet and bathroom with free toi...
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Jungle Gym & Ecolodge

100 /100

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Jungle Gym & Ecolodge

Have you come to party but want a quiet locale to get away from the noise? Come join us at the chillest resort style hostel in Haad Rin, without paying resort prices. This is not your normal hostel where you are going to be cramped, bunking with 20 strangers. Our accommodations are deluxe 4 bed...
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Smile Hostel Koh Phangan

95 /100

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Smile Hostel Koh Phangan

Welcome to Smile Hostel Koh Phangan :D We are not a party hostel but guests could have pre quality drinks here at our minimal bar before jumping into a party. Smile Hostel is a good accommodation choice for the trip in Koh Phangan, conveniently located in Baantai , It is a-5 minute drive from...
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Na-Tub Hostel

95 /100

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Na-Tub Hostel

Bantai is a district of Koh Phangan and has 6 villages. The village consists of among Na Tub, Ban Nok, Ban Nuea, Ban Khai, Ban Thong Nai Pan and Ban Haad Rin. Na-Tub Hostel stays at Na Tub village. Customers can choose a room with 4 beds and 6 beds, bathroom, separate male - female, clean and saf...
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5
Roadtrip Phangan

93 /100

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Roadtrip Phangan

Roadtrip Phangan is open since December 2016. It has a great location - only 1 minute walk from Haad Rin Beach where the famous Full Moon party takes place. The Hostel is easy to get to with only 5 mintues walk from Haad Rin Pier and a nice drive from ThongSala pier on 25 minutes through the mountai...
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Slumber Party Koh Phangan

93 /100

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Slumber Party Koh Phangan

FULL MOON BOOKINGS: Due to being such a busy and high demand period, all bookings are required to be PAID IN FULL, IN ADVANCE VIA PAYPAL to confirm and finalize your booking. Please check your email inbox for the PayPal invoice 24 hours after you have made your booking. PLEASE NOTE: All Full Moon an...
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7
Same Same Guesthouse, Bar and Restaurant

92 /100

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Same Same Guesthouse, Bar and Restaurant

Same Same Guesthouse, Bar & Restaurant offers comfy accommodation in Haad Rin, it is owned by two Danish women. Set a 2 minutes walk from the full moon beach and Leela Beach is a 5-minute walk away. The onsite restaurant serves Thai and international dishes, including Mexican, Danish and Italian fo...
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8
Jungle Vibes

92 /100

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Jungle Vibes

Jungle Vibes is a 10 minutes walk away from Thongsala Pier and offers two 6 and two 10 people dorms. Nice or famous places like the phantip evening market, Amsterdam bar, Toprock bar, the beautiful Ao Nai Wok Beach, cafes+bars, restaurants, 3 Thai boxing schools are only 2-10 minutes walk away from...
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9
Mad Monkey Hostel Koh Phangan

91 /100

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Mad Monkey Hostel Koh Phangan

Mad Monkey Koh Phangan is a fun, friendly boutique hotel and hostel with a great vibe and the good social scene for backpackers and holiday makers on the island. We’re just a two minute drive or 15 minute walk away from Thong Sala pier (the main entry/exit point to Koh Phangan) and the town center,...
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10
Shiralea Backpackers Resort

90 /100

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Shiralea Backpackers Resort

Shiralea Backpackers Resort is just that – it combines the tropical tranquility of a resort with the prices and night-time atmosphere that any backpacker would look for in accommodation. - ACCOMMODATION – Our accommodation types range from our air-conditioned private bungalows with hammock & e...
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11
Saparote

90 /100

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Saparote

Saparote is ideally located for all the parties lovers. It is very closed to all the main parties in Koh Phangan such as Half Moon, Black Moon, Jungle Experience and Waterfall parties. You can play tenis and enjoy a good massage to relax, drink a cocktail with a nice sea view on the bar inside th...
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12
Cats in Space

89 /100

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Cats in Space

Meow, fellow Space Cat! Do you love parties, hanging out with other backpackers, playing drinking games and having fun? Then the spaceship is for you! We are the shiniest star in the Koh Phangan night sky! Our spaceship is well renowned for its legendary pre-parties and is fully equipped wit...
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13
Sarana Bungalows

89 /100

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Sarana Bungalows

Sarana Bungalows is located on a beautiful, peaceful beach on Koh Phangan and is only a few minutes away from the half and full moon parties! We have Twin, Double, Triple, Quad and dorm rooms available. All rooms have air conditioning and ensuites with hot water. Our friendly Thai and Western...
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14
Goodtime Beach Backpackers

88 /100

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Goodtime Beach Backpackers

More of a resort than a hostel. We may be more expensive than some hostels on Koh Phangan, but that's because we offer more! What do we offer? - 100m private beachfront! That's right, we are right on the beach! Not on the side of a busy dusty road. - 24hr massive swimming pool - Amazing party...
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Lucky Hostel Koh Phangan

88 /100

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Lucky Hostel Koh Phangan

We have two clean and spacious air conditioned dorm rooms with nice floors, hot showers and private balconies equipped with seating that overlooks the town- free wifi, located In the Perfect location for the full moon party! Each dorm room has lockers available with locks for a 300bht key deposit...
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16
Dancing Elephant Beach Club

88 /100

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Dancing Elephant Beach Club

Dancing Elephant started life 9 years ago as the island’s first backpacker hostel. In 2017, we moved to a new location on the beach in Baan Tai. We are proud to be more than just a beach hostel, as a place where hundreds of people come together to make new friends and enjoy the best Koh Phangan has...
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17
Love Station Hostel

87 /100

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Love Station Hostel

Love Station Hostel and Aggatā Restaurant are located on the south side of the island on a secluded road in Ban Tai. We are only a short drive to all the best parties the island has to offer, including Jungle, Waterfall, Loi Lay, Half Moon, Full Moon, and the pickup location to Eden Garden which is...
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18
Phanganist Hostel

87 /100

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Phanganist Hostel

At Phanganist Hostel what we offer is a different experience! We are not about just being the cheapest hostel, we bring you something special, something unique! Our hostel is of the highest quality on Koh Phangan so that you can come and enjoy the luxury of high class living but with much more enga...
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19
Seven 77 Club Homestay

87 /100

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Seven 77 Club Homestay

Seven 77 Club Homestay is Home stay-Club-Bar-Restaurant situated in the Heart of Ban Thai Backpacking community. We are on Ban Thai main road in the Hostel area, rich with Restaurants, Bars & Parties. All parties are in the neighborhood 5-10 min. With a terrace and a bar, Seven 77 Club Homestay i...
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20
Phangan Arena

87 /100

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Phangan Arena

Welcome to the most complete hostel in Koh Phangan ! Famous the best warm up and pool parties of the island ! Only 100 meters away from the beach, and only 5 minutes drive to the walking street market, and the night food market at the main pier. As a guest you would enjoy all our facilitie...
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21
Baan Kai Hostel

87 /100

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Baan Kai Hostel

Baan Kai Hostel is located in a great place to explore the whole island. Its a 10 minute drive from the ferry port and 10 minutes drive to the Full moon party and a 10 minute walk to the lovely Baan Kai beach. It is 5 minutes drive from the half moon party, jungle experience, Waterfall party and ma...
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22
Firefly Bungalows

86 /100

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Firefly Bungalows

Our beautiful bungalows are located at the south west cost of Koh Phangan. The bungalows are equipped with a double bed, air conditioning (or fan), WiFi, a private bathroom and hot water. We serve delicious food in our restaurant and have a cozy beach bar for an amazing sea view and magical sun...
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23
Relax Corner

86 /100

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Relax Corner

W E L C O M E | T O | R E L A X | C O R N E R We are located in the heart of Koh Phangan, Thongsala, known for its legendary bars, nightly parties and is a constant a hive of activity. Close to delicious street food at the famous night market and walking street, we can ensure you will not go...
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24
One More Night Beach

86 /100

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One More Night Beach

A Hotel facilities include a safety deposit box and room service. Helpful staff can offer assistance with shuttle and ticket services. A day trip can be arranged at the tour desk. Laundry services are available. For relaxation, guests can take a walk in the garden. Guests can take in the beautif...
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Marysun Hostel

85 /100

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Marysun Hostel

GET 1 NIGHT FOR FREE WHEN YOU BOOK 3 OR MORE NIGHTS!!! Marysun Hostel is perfect to enjoy the Full Moon Party, located just 20 steps away from Haad Rin Beach...you will be so close to the party that you don’t have to pay the entrance fee!!! Also, you can reach the sunset beach just 5 minutes on foot...
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Culture Club Backpackers

85 /100

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Culture Club Backpackers

Culture Club is situated at heart of Haad Rin Beach/Koh Phangan. just few minutes away from the white sandy haad rin Beach and Legendary Full moon Party and not too close to the Loud bars and Music for a good nights Sleep Facilities include: - Fully air conditioned dorms of various sizes. - Bre...
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Tiki Tiki Commonwealth Haad Rin

85 /100

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Tiki Tiki Commonwealth Haad Rin

As a part of the Tiki Tiki Hostel chain, we want to welcome you to Tiki Tiki Commonwealth Haad Rin, a Hostel where you are not just a number, but a part of the Tiki family! A home away from home :) Every hostel we have is a maximum of 20 people, as we feel this is the right number to create our fam...
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Echo Beach Backpackers

85 /100

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Echo Beach Backpackers

- NEW - Free daily tours around the island to see all the sights we have to offer and daily yoga classes on the beach. Our beach bar and restaurant is famous on the island where locals like to hang out. Stay with us and you will meet other travellers and people who live on the island and can tell yo...
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29
La Casa Tropicana

84 /100

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La Casa Tropicana

La Casa Tropicana, the beautiful sea view guesthouse is located on the beach in Bantai. It has convenient location for all the parties lovers. We also organize warm up parties and our restaurant is one of the best of the island. Some rooms have a seating area for your convenience. Enjoy a cup of...
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Bottle Beach Resort

84 /100

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Bottle Beach Resort

Located on the north side of Koh Phangan, you can reach Bottle Beach by a short boat ride from Chaloklum or take a fun jungle/mountain ride from the west side of the island. Bottle Beach 1 Resort is one of 4 family owned and operated resorts on the bay. Our resort is situated right in the middle...
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31
Lazy House Shenanigans

84 /100

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Lazy House Shenanigans

Lazy House Shenanigans is the perfect stop on your Island hopping adventures across Thailand ****Our pool parties are becoming legendary on the traveler network **** *********** OUR REVIEWS ARE GENUINE AND ARE NOT WRITTEN BY CONTENT WRITERS !!!!****** ****Huge International Star DJs to be c...
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32
Seaside Bungalows

84 /100

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Seaside Bungalows

Seaside Bungalows is a simple traditional Thai beachfront resort located on Haad Rin Nai ( Sunset ) beach. With Haad Rin village centre and Sunrise ( full moon ) beach just a short 10 to 15 minute walk away, you're never far from the night-life. The location of the bungalows though, provides peace a...
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33
Mai Pen Rai Bungalows

81 /100

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Mai Pen Rai Bungalows

Welcome to Mai Pen Rai Bungalows, at Than Sadet Beach on the East Coast of Koh Phangan. Here the emphasis is on keeping in touch with the roots of nature around, and this can be seen in the design of the bungalows and in the restaurant itself. This is the kind of place for those wishing to be aw...
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34
Om Ganesh Hostel

81 /100

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Om Ganesh Hostel

Welcome to OmGanesh Hostel & Indian Restaurant For travelers who want to take in the sights and sounds of Koh Phangan, Om Ganesh Hostel is the perfect choice. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively island has to offer. When you book with OmGanesh Hotel every body get o...
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35
Haad Yao Bay View Resort & Spa

81 /100

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Haad Yao Bay View Resort & Spa

The resort is designed to recall a charming Southern Thai-style bungalows and each bungalow comes with choices of fan or air-conditioning, TV and a dressing table, bathrooms amenities. Situated on the western side of the island is Haad Yao Bayview Resort. The tranquil resort in backed by lush gr...
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36
Jaya Party Hostel

81 /100

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Jaya Party Hostel

HAPPY HOUR ALL DAY EVERY DAY VODKA WHISKY BUCKETS 100THB LOCATION: Perfectly situated in the centre of Haadrin and roughly 1 minute walk form the Full Moon Party and just a little bit further to the other 2 amazing beaches in the area. There a lots of shops, ATM's, banks, bars, hairdresse...
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37
Phangan Lodge Guesthouse

80 /100

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Phangan Lodge Guesthouse

Charung Bungalows is located on the sunset side of Haad Rin. The resort is within a walking distance to the full moon beach. We are surrounded by many restaurants, bars and spas. Charung is located on a quiet spot where the nightlife doesn't disturb you. Charung is the perfect place to stay if yo...
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Amaresa Resort & Sky Bar

80 /100

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Amaresa Resort & Sky Bar

Find yourself relaxing at your bungalow, gazing at the sea and listening to the sound of the ocean waves breaking against the coastline consisting of rocks and cliffs. Allow yourself to be lost in the moment. Enjoy an ice-cold beer or shake at the sky bar overlooking the sunset and the contour...
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39
Infinity Beach Club

78 /100

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Infinity Beach Club

Infinity Beach Club offers its guests comfort, facilities such as its grandiose swimming pool and jacuzzi with some real service. As with other hostels on the island, guests can use the service desk to hire bikes or arrange taxis etc but also a more luxurious service from the staff whilst enjoying t...
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Red Heaven Hostel

77 /100

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Red Heaven Hostel

Red Heaven Hostel is a beachfront hostel on Koh Phangan. We guarantee to offer you with an unforgettable islander experience. We also provide you with the coolest outdoor swimming pool which allows you to enjoy the best view of the island. Red Heaven Hostel is also located in the heart of the island...
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41
Treechart Hostel

77 /100

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Treechart Hostel

Known as one of the most secure,safest and friendliest hostel's in Thailand' (If not the northern hemisphere), Treechart is the best place to meet cool, chilled-out and respectful travellers. We're all about the vibes here and have dedicated ourselves to creating the absolute best experience for our...
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Phangan Cottage

77 /100

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Phangan Cottage

Phangan Cottage is located on Thongsala Road in Baan Tai area. The road is heading to Haad Rin, where the full moon party is. Situated in business area, this hostel is surrounded by hospital, supermarket and many fun places. The rooms in Phangan Cottage are separated into 2 areas, a private room...
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43
Hin Bhai Resort

77 /100

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Hin Bhai Resort

Hin Bhai Resort offers 10 large modern Bungalows. All bungalows have hot water showers, Wifi, 32' Flat Screen TV & Air Con. 5 Bungalows also include a fully equipped Kitchen of which 2 also have a full UBC package. A single bed can be added to 5 of our bungalows should it be required for the dura...
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First Villa Resort

76 /100

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First Villa Resort

First impressions are everything. A good description will let the guests know what to expect when they stay. Provide details on how your property differs from others, what it offers your customers and how unique it is. This description will appear on the main property page it is. Totally we have...
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Blessing Backpackers

76 /100

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Blessing Backpackers

Blassing backpackers is located in Thong Sala, Koh Phangan and is a popular choice for al types of travelers. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city's must-see destinations. We offer...
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The Magic Wave

76 /100

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The Magic Wave

Enjoy all the luxuries of a hotel for the price of a hostel at The Magic Wave! We offer poolside dormitory style accommodation just a few meters from the beach. Guests can relax and enjoy the music from the bar whilst soaking up the beautiful sunshine of Koh Phangan. All dorms have a private...
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Palio (Haad Rin) Hostel

75 /100

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Palio (Haad Rin) Hostel

Reservations during the Full Moon Party & Christmas and New year eve Free Bufet dinner ,body paint ,Vodka Bucket Located in the heart of Haad Rin village near the lake we are surrounded by shops, restaurants, massage,Thai-market , gym ,ATM and more Only 4 min walk away from the full moon party...
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First and Frang Hotel

74 /100

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First and Frang Hotel

This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. First and Frang Hotel offers convenient accommodation located in Thongsala. Free WiFi is available in all rooms and private parking is available free of charge. Guests will also find a convenient store at the property. All air-conditioned rooms here...
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Secret Garden

73 /100

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Secret Garden

Just off of one of Koh Phangan's main roads, away from the hustle and bustle of the islands largest town, you would be surprised to find our tropical pool side oasis nestled peacefully among an array of green trees and bright flowering gardens. Founded recently in 2018, we have created Secret Ga...
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Maddy Hostel

73 /100

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Maddy Hostel

Maddy's Hostel is located in a central Position in Haad Rin. It is the perfect location for Full Moon Party goers to start their full moon experience and for a relaxing stay at all other times. It's central location means your just a short 10 minute walk to full moon beach and 5 mins from sunset...
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