Considered a destination jewel for travelers, Koh Phangan offers a tranquil atmosphere for yoga practitioners. Just a short boat ride away from the bustling beach parties, you’ll find your way in the secluded tri-bay area: Haad yuan, Haad Tien (E), and Haad Wai Nam. Conveniently, the three bays are interconnected and are within walking distance from each other. Along the way, you’ll pass by an array of accommodations & restaurants. From shared dormitories to exotic villa resorts, you ought to find something that’ll work within your budget!
The Sanctuary Thailand
A peaceful niche for spiritual seekers, the Sanctuary carries ongoing workshops and offers detox, cleansing & fasting programs at their Wellness Centers. Adjoining to the resort is their luxurious spa that services massages, facials, and a herbal sauna. Famous for their health food menu, the Sanctuary offers some of the best vegetarian and raw vegan food on the bay. Here’s a great place to mingle with the other travelers.
Dormitory: $11 USD/night
Beam Bungalow Resort
Beam Bungalows is situated on a jungle hill above overlooking the ocean. It has a large restaurant, nice tropical gardens, beautiful views & easy access to the beach with a 5 minute walk to the Yoga House.
Budget Bungalows: $12 USD/night
Right in the heart of Haad Tien Bay, Love Lip offers a true local Thai living experience. Probably has the best home-cooked Thai cuisine, Love Lip also offers ‘per kilo’ laundry service.
Rustic Bungalows: $15 USD/night These bungalows have a double bed, toilet/shower, and a porch with a hammock.
Food can be very inexpensive in this area, especially if you like local Thai cuisine. ($3-$10 USD/meal). There are also other choices such as raw/organic eatery and American-style bar food, though the prices would be more expensive. ($10-$30 USD/meal).