Accommodation for students
An important factor when planning a visit to Diamond Muay Thai is choosing the perfect place to re-power after training! For students looking to train intensively or for those looking to include Thai boxing to their holiday plans- paradise is always on your doorstep. Koh Phangan has an abundance of guesthouses, hotels and bungalow resorts which can all be found near to our Thai boxing camp. Many of the local resorts, houses and guesthouses offer Diamond Muay Thai students special discounted rates. Contact us for details.
At Diamond Muay Thai we pride ourselves in looking after our students and finding the perfect accommodation for them We can put together full training packages which include training, accommodation, moped hire and food at the gym. Please contact us to create the perfect ‘train and stay’ package. One of our business partners on the island is the Phangan Navigator. The Navigator is an online and printed island guide containing a great map, island information and interesting feature articles. http://www.phangannavigator.com/rooms
Types of accommodation
Basic wooden bungalows and guesthouses are perfect for our Thai boxing students visiting Koh Phangan on a budget. A rustic wooden bungalow at the water’s edge usually starts at around 300 baht. Prices can be negotiated for longer stays. These huts are usually fan cooled, have showers and the obligatory hammock with a view! There are numerous good value huts and guesthouses near to Diamond Muay Thai. Our picks would be Becks Resort, Sea View Bungalows or Run’s Guesthouse in Thongsala. Further afield, Two Rocks Bungalows is located on a long stretch of beautiful sandy beach in Baan Tai.
Mid range bungalows can be found within walking distance or a short moped ride from Diamond Muay Thai. These resorts on Koh Phangan vary in price depending on the facilities offered. For 500 baht expect beautifully landscaped gardens, a restaurant offering Thai and international cuisine and easygoing English speaking staff. On the beach and just 2 minutes walk from the Diamond Muay Thai gym are Suan Inn and Grand Sea Resort which offer good value for money. Both resorts have a relaxed atmosphere, great facilities and are located on the water’s edge. Lime N Soda Resort in Thongsala. Koh Phangan’s first ECO friendly resort features a fantastic restaurant a beach front bar and a great swimming pool.
Houses are superb value for Muay Thai students planning a longer stay on Koh Phangan, who are travelling in a group or who need ‘their own space’. A furnished 1 bedroom house in good condition costs around 7000baht per month. A moped tour of Koh Phangan is a great way to explore and find your ideal house. A Diamond Muay Thai student favourite is the Rubber Tree Houses off the Baan Tai road. For 5500 baht these spacious wooden houses are fully furnished (with TV and well equipped kitchen), have free WIFI and friendly owners.
Our team at Diamond can assist you any accommodation needs and are happy to book accommodation on your behalf. We also arrange money saving packages for our Muay Thai students which can include training, accommodation, food and moped hire.