Haad Salad Beach in Koh Phangan is a secret haven. With palm trees, beach swings and beach front restaurants here’s a visitors guide.
How To Get To Haad Salad Beach Koh Phangan
Haad Salad Beach, not to be confused with Haad Rin, is located on the North East of the island and widely regarded as on of the best beaches in Koh Phangan.
If you’re looking for transport to and from Koh Phangan, you can pre-book all of your Lomprayah transfers.
We stayed in the Thong Sala area of Koh Phangan and rented scooters for 180 Baht per day.
It’s definitely the easiest way to explore the island and took roughly 25 minutes to reach Haad Salad Beach from Thong Sala Pier.
For those short on time, or that prefer everything to be organised for them, there are some awesome tours on Get Your Guide available to book in advance.
What To Expect At Haad Salad Beach Koh Phangan
When we arrived at Haad Salad Beach Koh Phangan, the entrance seemed a little confusing. If you’re following google maps you will drive by a few restaurants and shops turning up at small car parking area.
You will down a lane and into Haad Salad Resort. This is the normal entrance for the anyone visiting Haad Salad Beach Koh Phangan.
The beach itself is a stunning coastal strip of pure white sand. The ocean is clear and even at peak times, it’s not so busy. There were a lot of families at this beach, which makes sense when there are resort backing onto the coast.
If you’re looking to take some romantic or even fun shots, Haad Salad Beach Koh Phangan has it’s very own oddly shaped palm tree as well as some cool beach swings too.
With a good vibe, friendly atmosphere and a few mid range restaurants, Haad Salad Beach Koh Phangan is a cool and quiet spot to dedicate your afternoon to.
Where To Stay In Koh Phangan
Luxury – Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas
Located along beautiful Tong Nai Pan Noi Beach, Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas offers spacious villas and suites with free WiFi, private pool and terrace.
It also features a fitness room. With a modern Thai design villas and suites feel very traditional.
Situated in a garden setting, rooms comes with a 32-inch LCD TV with Apple TV, home entertainment system and iPod docking station.
Mid-Budget – Le Divine Comedie Beach Resort
Le Divine Comedie Beach Resort features a unique and stylish design with a private terrace.
This beachfront property boasts an outdoor infinity pool and on-site parking facilities.
Free WiFi is available throughout the hotel. Le Divine Comedie Beach Resort is located 5 miles away from Haad Rin.
Each room has its own character. The rooms include air conditioning, a minibar and a safety deposit box.
All en suite bathrooms come with free toiletries and shower facilities.
Budget – Oasis Hostel
Situated in Thongsala, within 900 yards of Thongsala Pier and 650 yards of Thongsala Walking Street, OASIS hostel offers free WiFi.
All rooms feature a kitchen and a shared bathroom. All units at the hostel come with a seating area.
Guest rooms will provide guests with a microwave. A continental breakfast is available daily at the property.
For more places to stay in Koh Phangan, you can check the latest prices on Booking.com.
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