KATA NOI BEACH IS ONE OF THE TOP 5 BEACHES IN PHUKET – VIEW OUR PIX TO SEE WHY – VIEW OUR MAP TO SEE WHERE.
IN A NUTSHELL
- AN ABSOLUTE PRISTINE BEACH
- QUIET HOLIDAY LOCATION
- 1 KM FROM KATA CBD
WHAT’S ON OFFER
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|Average:||(2.8 / 5)|
THE BEACH NAMES
‘Yai’ in Thai means ‘Big’, ‘Noi’ means ‘small’ –
- Hat Kata Yai = Big Kata Beach
- Hat Kata Noi = Small Kata Beach
ROOM TO BREATHE
Kata Noi is one of the few places on Phuket that has resisted the temptation to over commercialize itself, in a place that is hell-bent on using up every available square meter of space and destroying its natural beauty to make a dollar, Kata Noi has room to breathe.
It’s nearly like being on a deserted island, nearly.
You can park your motorbike here and cross the bridge to the beach.
Take a stroll and get your feet wet.
The water really is so clear here.
The beach is so white and flat – perfect.
Just how inviting is a swim in the ocean on a hot summer’s day.
I could spend a week here doing nothing.
Read a book – work on my tan – life is good.
Apparently there are strong currents here.
Last but not least – put your sun protection cream on.
KATA NOI TOWN
Kata Noi is quiet and that’s the way they want it, so if you want to get away from it all, in a beautiful setting, but still close to essential services, then Kata Noi Beach might just be what your looking for.
Kata Noi – rush hour traffic.
The traffic jams are intense at Kata Noi.
Kata Noi – the beach that time forgot.
THINGS TO DO AT KATA NOI
There’s not much to do at Kata Noi, you might even say it’s boring, and that’s pretty well the whole point of staying there, peace and quiet is the order of the day and relaxation is the number one activity on the events calendar.
Kata Noi massage – one way to spend your time.
How much for a massage at Kata Noi ?- the price list.
Banana Pancakes – always a popular choice with tourists.
Am I seeing things? – get some cheap prescription glasses.
There are half a dozen or so restaurants at Kata Noi.
Check out the menu’s, usually out front for all to see.
Kata Noi is located –
- Less than 1 km south from Kata Beach.
- About 3 Km south from Karon Beach.
- About 15 kms south from Patong.
- About 40 kms south from Phuket International Airport.
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HOW TO GET THERE
There are only 2 ways by road into Kata Noi –
- You have to be on highway 4233.
- Go straight ahead instead of turning left to go up the hill to Karon Lookout.
- Turn left at the bottom of the hill when coming down from the Karon Lookout, if you turn right back to Kata Yai you have gone the wrong way.
Go straight ahead here – past this thing – don’t turn left.
The road into Kata Noi looks deserted.
LINK – KARON LOOKOUT
- Money exchange
- Medical, optical Clinics
- Convenience store
- Massage venues
- Tailors souvenir shop
- Site seeing and travel agent
- Beach activities
Forget it, go somewhere else if you want to party.
There are hotels and resorts at Kata Noi to stay at that will provide a degree of luxury and comfort, there are also plenty of cheap rooms available, if you’re on a budget, close by at Kata Beach, where you can find a room at a guesthouse or backpacker hostel.
To find a room, click the link below –
So where to stay at Kata Noi Beach?
Here is the list of available Hotels on Soi
To find a room
Click on Hotel name to view details –
Kata Noi Beach is a great place to stay if you want some peace and quiet, if you’re a day tripper, looking for an beautiful isolated beach away from the crowds, then put this one on your list and come check it out.
Kata Noi Beach – (2.8 / 5)
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