The Relax Beach Resort
This is a large resort on the beach. The Relax Beach Resort (formerly known as Power Beach Resort) has a range of bungalows from cheap fan bungalows to stylish and modern bungalows. The resort has a good range of facilities that include a swimming pool, restaurant, bar, shop and small gym.
The Relax Beach Resort is a good choice for those looking for somewhere a bit more stylish to stay. Prices are in the $14 to $50 range. It's not budget, but you get plenty for your money.
Reviews of The Relax Beach Resort are divided. Some love it and say it was clean; others hated it and complained about the dirty rooms, bad breakfast and drunken guests. Trip Advisor rates the resort as 87 out of 90 hotels in Koh Phangan. This might be one of the reasons for the name change.
In 2015 The Relax Beach Resort (then called Power Beach Resort) changed their accommodation options. Before they had a 'dome' bungalow and a 'bio' bungalow. They have ditched the obscure names and now offer fan bungalows, a/c rooms and a few deluxe beach bungalows.
All accomodation has hot water showers. Other than the basic standard fan bungalow all bungalows and rooms have air-con, TV, fridge and safety box.
If you contact the resort at least 1 day prior to arrival they will pick you up for free from the pier in Thongsala.
The Relax Beach Resort has a good range of facilities and amenities. There is a large restaurant that serves a good range of dishes. There is a bar. There is also a communal swimming pool.
Moreover, the resort boasts a gym, a shop and a small spa that offers saunas and massages. Wifi coverage is limited to public areas.