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Dancing Elephant Hostel
Dancing Elephant Hostel
Dancing Elephant Hostel
Dancing Elephant Hostel
Dancing Elephant Hostel
Dancing Elephant Hostel
Dancing Elephant Hostel

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7.6

Very good

3 reviews

3 reviews

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9.3

Exceptional

Location rating score

Exceptional location - Inside city center
Parking
Available
Popular landmarks
Diamond Muay Thai 2.1 km
Ao Chaloklum Bay 9.3 km
Salad Beach 9.3 km
Thong Nai Pan Yai Beach 9.4 km
Nearby landmarks
Thong Sala Beach 10 m
R&S, Baan Tai 160 m
Kobra Muay Thai Stadium 240 m
Akachai Pharmacy 280 m
Big C Supermarket 340 m
Big C Market 350 m
Ao Bang Charu 380 m
U Contemporary Art Gallery 500 m
Bangkok Hospital Samui Clinic - Koh Phangan Branch 510 m
First Western Hospital 530 m

Dancing Elephant Hostel

100/1 Moo 1 Baantai, Thong Sala, Koh Phangan, Thailand, 84280 - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Strategically situated in Thong Sala, allowing you access and proximity to local attractions and sights. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Bottle Beach. Massage and restaurant are among the special facilities that will enhance your stay with on-site convenience.

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Highlights

Inside city center

Check-in/out [express]

Private beach

Complimentary WIFi in all rooms

Daily cleaning

Facilities

Bicycle rental

Car park

Complimentary WIFi in all rooms

Check-in/out [express]

BBQ facilities

Luggage storage

Private beach

Restaurants

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Koh Phangan every 47 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money6.7
Distance to city center1.7 km
Location rating9.3
Nearest airportSamui Airport (USM)
Distance to airport18.8 km

Frequently asked questions

How much does it cost to stay at Dancing Elephant Hostel?

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What time is check-in and check-out at Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Check-in is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee. The hostel offers luggage storage to guests for before check-in and after check-out.

How do I get to Dancing Elephant Hostel?

For those who wish to drive their own cars, Dancing Elephant Hostel has a car park available for guests. If you're looking for an easy way to get around Koh Phangan with private transportation, the hostel can arrange both taxis or car rental.

Is breakfast offered at Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Start your mornings right, with the continental and buffet breakfast options offered at Dancing Elephant Hostel. Adults can enjoy breakfast offered with an additional charge of 250 thb if not included in the room rate. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hostel.

What are my dining options at Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Dancing Elephant Hostel features an on-site restaurant for your dining convenience.

What restaurants are nearby Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Dancing Elephant Hostel’s neighborhood is Thong Sala which includes popular restaurants such as Muai's Thai Traditional Cooking Academy, The Layer Cake Cafe and White Rabbit.

What popular shopping places are close to Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Located in the Thong Sala area, Dancing Elephant Hostel is close to great shopping choices like Paul's Boatyard.

What are popular attractions near Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Dancing Elephant Hostel’s location in the Thong Sala neighborhood makes it close to famous attractions including Natural Kite Park, Phangan Royal Navy Ship and Papa Rus.

What popular beaches are close to Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Dancing Elephant Hostel’s Thong Sala neighborhood also includes Ban Tai Beach, Thong Sala Beach and Nai Wok Beach.

What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to Dancing Elephant Hostel?

Dancing Elephant Hostel is located within Thong Sala, which makes it conveniently close to natural sights including Ao Bang Charu, All Scuba and Biggest Yang Na Yai Tree.

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Overall rating:

7.6

Very good
3 reviews
Cleanliness
7.3
Facilities
6.7
Location
9.3
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More about Dancing Elephant Hostel

More about Dancing Elephant Hostel

Dancing Elephant Hostel

See all the incredible sights of Koh Phangan when you stay at Dancing Elephant Hostel. This hostel is strategically placed in the heart of the city, surrounded by the popular landmarks. Grab some beach time with a stay at Dancing Elephant Hostel, just 10.2 km from Bottle Beach.
The facilities and services provided by Dancing Elephant Hostel ensure a pleasant stay for guests. Post your pictures and answer your emails whenever you want, with the hostel's free Wi-Fi internet access. The hostel provides taxi and car hire services to help you get to where you want to go in Koh Phangan. Parking is always available, provided by the hostel for their driving guests.
While lodging at this wonderful hostel, the helpful staff at the front desk can assist you with multiple services that include express check-in or check-out, luggage storage and safety deposit boxes. If you want seats to city's best entertainment, you can get help through the hostel's ticket service and tours. The hostel's on-site laundry service helps you keep your favorite travel outfits clean so you can pack less. In-room conveniences include daily housekeeping, so you can relax and enjoy your stay.


Dining and things to do

Start your vacation days in the best possible way. Begin every morning of your stay with an in-house breakfast. Wake up bright and energetic in the mornings with a cup of good coffee offered at the cafe right at the hostel. Never let hunger affect your travel plans! Restaurants on-site provide convenient and tasty dining options. Have fun at night with your travel companions right at the hostel's karaoke rooms, bar and nightclub.
If you're truly selective about eating, you'll be grateful for the in-house BBQ facilities available here.
To fill your days, be sure to check out the fantastic facilities offered at Dancing Elephant Hostel. The hostel's host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. Be sure to enjoy the accessible beach nearby. Pamper and indulge yourself with a visit to the massage. Hot days can be cool fun with water activities like fishing, non-motorized water sports, motorized water sports and diving.
You won't need anything for water activity fun other than your own enthusiasm, with aquatic activity conveniences like boats and canoes made available at Dancing Elephant Hostel. In a competitive mood? Get sporty with your travel group or other guests at the ping-pong table and badminton court in the hostel. Have some relaxing fun with family and friends at the shared lounge and TV area. Souvenir shopping for yourself or those back home takes no time at all at the shops and souvenir shops.


Around the property

There are many attractions to discover within close proximity to Dancing Elephant Hostel. Your exploration of the surroundings of Dancing Elephant Hostel begins with a visit to Diamond Muay Thai only 2.1 km away.


Reasons to stay here

Rooms here are cheaper than 85% of accommodations in the city.
This hostel scores higher than 97% of accommodations in the city for its location.

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Amenities and facilities
Good
Facilities

6.7

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Burmese
  • French
  • German
  • Russian
  • Thai

Internet access

  • Complimentary WIFi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Badminton court
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Garden
  • Karaoke
  • Massage
  • Nightclub
  • Private beach
  • Table tennis
  • Ticket services
  • Tours
  • Water sports (motorized)
  • Water sports (non-motorized)

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Bar
  • BBQ facilities
  • Coffee shop
  • Restaurants

Services and conveniences

  • Daily cleaning
  • Elevator
  • Gift/souvenir shop
  • Infirmary
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Postal service
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Shops
  • Smoking area

Access

  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Pets allowed

Getting around

  • Car park [on-site]
  • Rental car
  • Taxi service

Sports equipment rental

  • Bicycle rental
Location
100/1 Moo 1 Baantai, Thong Sala, Koh Phangan, Thailand, 84280
Exceptional
Location

9.3

Airports

  • Samui Airport (USM)
    18.8 km
  • Surat Thani Airport (URT)
    113.7 km

Hospital or clinic

  • Akachai Pharmacy
    280 m

Convenience store

  • Family Mart
    1.4 km

Cash withdrawal

  • ATM
    1.4 km
What's nearby

Popular landmarks

  • Diamond Muay Thai
    2.1 km
  • Ao Chaloklum Bay
    9.3 km
  • Salad Beach
    9.3 km
  • Thong Nai Pan Yai Beach
    9.4 km

Nearby landmarks

  • Thong Sala Beach
    10 m
  • R&S, Baan Tai
    160 m
  • Kobra Muay Thai Stadium
    240 m
  • Akachai Pharmacy
    280 m
  • Big C Supermarket
    340 m
  • Big C Market
    350 m
  • Ao Bang Charu
    380 m
  • U Contemporary Art Gallery
    500 m
  • Bangkok Hospital Samui Clinic - Koh Phangan Branch
    510 m
  • First Western Hospital
    530 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
Property policies
Children and extra beds

Extra beds vary by room. Please check each room's capacity for details.

Minimum age of guests is: 18 year(s).

Others
  • When booking 6 or more rooms, special policies may apply.
Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out

  • Check-in from12:00
  • Check-in until22:00
  • Check-out from09:00
  • Check-out until11:30
  • Reception open until22:00

Getting around

  • Distance from city center1.7 km
  • Travel time to airport (minutes)90

Extras

  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)250 thb
  • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 thb

The property

  • Number of bars/lounges2
  • Number of floors1
  • Number of restaurants1
  • Number of rooms 20
  • Room voltage220
  • Year property opened2008
  • Most recent renovation2017

Reviews of Dancing Elephant Hostel from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
7.6
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10
Very good
Cleanliness7.3
Facilities6.7
Location9.3
Service8.0
Value for money6.7
High score for Koh Phangan
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9+ Exceptional (1)
8-9 Excellent (0)
7-8 Very Good (0)
6-7 Good (2)
<6 Below Expectation (0)
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9.6
Exceptional
Peng from China
Solo traveler
Stayed 5 nights in February 2017

party goers go gathering there happier”

Awesome, i love dance, i love dancing elephant every single night, good memories! u have the chance to dance and talk w world ppl in front the hostel, I love it. Thought I change my stay right afterwards cause there are not enough plugs to charge my cell phones(I have 2, 1 for private, 1 for work, had to keep it running beside other appliances), but I go back everyday to dance, I miss everyone of it, Davin? Ha, don't hate me cause I change stay, I will come and choose to stay in private room next time maybe. Good hostel, good memories.

Reviewed February 15, 2017

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6.8
Good
Ehsan from Australia
Solo traveler
Stayed 5 nights in March 2016

Very Social but not very comfortable”

Excellent party place but the place is not to sleep or relax.

Reviewed March 30, 2016

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6.4
Good
Agustin from Argentina
Group
Stayed 5 nights in April 2016

Bien pero sabiendo adonde uno va”

Gran lugar organizado para gente muy joven. Fiesta asegurada, poco servicio y limpieza.

Reviewed April 25, 2016

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