Saffron on the Sea is a cosy little bungalow resort tucked away by the sea on Pearl Beach. The seven rooms consist of three single bungalows and two , 2 floor ‘bungalows’ with a room on each floor. All rooms are brightly lit with large windows and most have great views of the sea. The rooms are comfortable – with hot water shower, fridge and cable TV and are all individually decorated. You can tell the Thai owner has added their personal touch to each room.
The rooms all open out into a seafront garden that is awash with numerous varieties of tropical plants and mature trees, which are all illuminated beautifully at night.
The resort rarely advertises and, having been open for over 10 years, has built up a loyal following of repeat guests, many of whom stay longterm during the High Season. may other visitors to the island know the resort for it’s restaurant, which is without doubt one of the best on Koh Chang. If you want to experience great Thai food then try the restaurant at Saffron and your tastebuds will thank you.
There is no beach at Saffron, just a rocky shoreline. But scooters are available for rent and both White Sand beach and Klong Prao beach are less than 5 minutes away by bike or pick up truck taxi.
Recommended for anyone looking for a good value, friendly, haven for their holidays on Koh Chang.
High Season: from 1 November 2011 to 30 April 2012. Sea View bungalows and Upper Floor Rooms – 1,600 Baht/night. Lower floor rooms and garden bungalow – 1,200 Baht/night
Low Season: Until 31 October 2011 & from 1 May 2012 onwards. Sea View bungalows and Upper Floor Rooms – 1,000 Baht/night. Lower floor rooms and garden bungalow – 800 Baht/night
Note: Breakfast isn’t included but is available for an additional 100 Baht/person.
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