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    Location 7.18 /10

    At the end of the beach, in the southern extremity of Patong, the busiest beach in Phuket. It takes around 45 minutes to go to the airport (22 miles).

    Accommodation 7.70 /10

    With a total of 379 rooms and 7 suites (4 junior, 2 executive and 1 presidential), the Patong Merlin does not provide intimacy. All rooms are oriented in the same way, with view of the internal space of the hotel and its pools. It is a good thing, considering that the external environment of the hotel is not particularly seducing. Each room has a small private balcony. The soundproofing is not perfect, the furniture or the fitted carpet show the years and the decoration seems quite minimal; however, the place is nice, with a fair area and most of the basic facilities. Plus: free tea and coffee set in all rooms.

    Overview 7.20 /10

    Built in 1985, the Patong Merlin Hotel is composed of six buildings of three or four floors, distributed in U-shape around a vast central space dotted with coconut trees, where there are three nice swimming pools. Two of these six buildings were renovated last year. At the hotel entrance, the lobby dotted with imposing columns displays the warm colours of wood; vast and well-ventilated, it favours relaxation. An open air terrace extends behind the complex, facing the beach. Every evening (except when it rains) a copious buffet is organised there.

    Food and drink 7.20 /10

    Standard service: apart from the usual breakfast buffet, the three restaurants of the Patong Merlin, all a la carte, offer a gastronomic range with no big surprises, where the unmissable of the Thai cuisine (spicy soups, stir-fry rice or noodles, etc.) and the classics of international cuisine are blended together. You can choose to eat either in a place with air conditioning or outdoors. Every evening, the outdoor buffet offers a large choice of seafood and grilled food, occasionally livened up by a small traditional music show. During the day, you can opt for more rough and ready meals from one or the other of the three snack-bars of the hotel.

    Beach 7.20 /10

    By the Andaman Sea, Patong public beach extends on the back side of the Patong Merlin, separated from the hotel by Taweewong street, an average size but busy street. Busy all year and especially in high season -winter months-, Patong Beach is not really a relaxing place. The number of beach chairs to be rented is high here. However, lovers of active holidays will find an important offer of any kind of water sports (a fee is required). The quality of the water and of the sand is satisfactory, and the beach level will pleased swimming lovers. 12,5

    To know

    From the hotel, a free shuttle serves Phuket Town three times a day, on the east coast of the island (around 15.5 miles). In addition, a doctor from Patong goes to the hotel every morning to ensure one hour of medical service from 6am to 7am. Then, the nursery takes over, from 11am to 7pm. The hotel has a children's play area, but no supervision is ensured. A free beach towel service is offered all day long.


    • Shuttle bus
    • Car park
    • Handicap access
    • Restaurant
    • Internet access
    • Air conditioning
    • Spa

      massage, (paying), beauty salon, sauna, keep fit, spa, Turkish bath, wellness

    • Swimming pool
    • Sports equipment

      tennis, gym, golf, fitness, sports

    • Hairdresser
    • Whirlpool bath
    • Safe
    • Meeting room


    • The three swimming pools, vast and clean.
    • A walled area well isolated from the very noisy environment of Patong.


    • Infrastractures which start to show the years.
    • A Philippine orchestra a bit too demonstrative in the evening.
    • Patong Beach environment, not favouring privacy.

    Traveller Reviews

    • Overall Score nc/10
    • Lucie H. Lucie H.  
      1 Opinions
      • Package deals in août 2015 Posted on 2015-09-20 En famille - Une semaine et plus (Chambre sans vue)

        Bel hôtel près de la plage (100m), du centre, d'un centre commercial. Très spacieux et calme avec ses 4 Piscines, salle de sport, bar, restaurant. Il a de quoi satisfaire les grands comme les petits.

      • Advantages

        Piscine Massage Proximité

      • Disavantages

        climatisation légèrement bruyante

      • Infrastructure
      • Logement
      • Situation
      • Restauration
      • Sports / Loisirs
      • Animation
      • Qualité / Prix
      • Overall Score 8.86/10
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