Located a whole 200 metres from Bang Bao Beach and the stilted fishing village in the bay, with its local small and quaint shops and restaurants the whole location is a feast for your eyes.This part of the island is renowned for its crystal clear waters and Coral Sea bed and is arguably the best location for snorkelling on the island. Due to the fact there are so few roads crossing this part of paradise it is also an ideal place to hike or simply ramble and bird watch.
Nestled at the bottom of a mountain with its spring water feeding our showers and only 200 meters from the beach at Bang Bao is our latest Asia BackPackers hostel, come stay in our detached uniquely decorated, secluded Bungalows or in our chic purpose built dormitoriesOur detached uniquely decorated, secluded Bungalows come with their own on sweet bathrooms, Air Con, flat screen TV and veranda while our chic dormitories provide you're with your own reading light, power source and backpack size lockers. What-ever your budget we will do our utmost to make your stay here on this beautiful island as laid back or as energetic as you want it to be. Come join us for a drink at the 'Z' bar, it is the place to meet new friends or watch the latest big game or do nothing but chill back in a hammock, local food and beverages are served 24 hours a day. With Free WIFI and use of the computers you can choose to stay connected with the outside world or simply switch off to the hassle of the so called 'real world'. We host daily events that will bring a smile to your face and our tour desk is there to help when you feel the urge to do something more with your days
Asia BackPackers Environmental PolicyAt Asia BackPackers we are committed to working in a sustainable way. We have a published 30 point plan and are undertaking the following actions to achieve this:•We aim to raise awareness, encourage participation in sustainable business practice and expect similar practice from our contractors and suppliers.•We encourage our guests to understand the consequences of their actions regarding the environment, how they can help us in achieving our set goals and add their workable green ideas to our existing 30 Point Plan.•We play a part in the community assisting various organisations and local charities.•We are actively seeking a national code that the tourism and in particular the hotel/hostel industry will adhere to, this will then be an indicator of the participants sustainable practices.•We aim to reduce the use of energy and water in our venues•We comply and where possible exceed the requirements of Thailand’s environmental legislation and approved codes of practice.•We continuously seek to improve our environmental and social performance.•We endeavour to reduce pollution, emissions and waste.•Future Aims: We will in time form a carbon offsetting program with the Joint Aims of reducing/offsetting our and our guests Carbon Foot Print and at the same time benefit the less fortunate in Thailand, this we believe can be achieved by way of a not for profit organization providing an Agroforestry program.
Details / Other Expenses
|Year of Last Renovation:||2013|
|Corridors:||Both Interior and Exterior Hallways|
|Non Smoking Rooms:||15|
|Room Windows:||Windows Do Open|
|Meeting Rooms:||1 View Spaces|
|Meeting Space:||360 sq. feet|
|Dist. to Food/Bars:|| On-site |
|Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:|| On-site |
|Dist. to Nearest Gym:|| 2.0 Mi |
|Lounge/Bar Hours:||24 hour| Policies / Expenses
1 nights accommodation
|Typical Group Deposit:||25%|
|Total Taxes:|| 7.00%|
|Total Misc Fees:||$0.00 USD |
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Amenities / Features Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.
Airport & Shuttle Information
Trat Airport is approx 1 hour away and a shuttle can be arranged for 1500baht
Local Shuttle Info: From the ferries to the Hostel:On arrival at any of the ferry piers on Koh Chang, you will find mini pick-up truck taxis called Songthaews (a pick-up truck with seating running down both flanks of the rear of the vehicle) ready to take you anywhere on Koh Chang, for 50 to 150 Baht per person depending on the distance. We are approx. 20 mins away and the fare is approx. 150Baht, always agree the price with the driver before getting on board the Songthaews.
Airport Shuttle? Yes!
There is an airport shuttle.