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Get an overview of this hotelUpscale resort on the beach, with 2 outdoor swimming pools



Located in Khao Lak, this beachfront resort is in the city center, 0.5 mi (0.7 km) from Nang Thong Beach, and 2.3 mi (3.6 km) from Bang Niang Beach. Laem Pakarang Beach and Bang Sak Beach are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Resort Features

At The Sands Khao Lak by Katathani, hit the beach, dine onsite at The Floating Market, or enjoy a drink at one of the resort's 2 poolside bars.

Room Amenities

All 316 individually furnished rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and sofa beds. LCD TVs with cable channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like pillow menus and bathrobes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Sands Khao Lak by Katathani features 2 outdoor swimming pools, a fitness center, and a children's pool. Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of resort's 2 poolside bars. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This luxury resort also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 316 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of poolside bars - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 2012 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Beach towels 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower only 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

The Floating Market - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Talay Restaurant - This beachfront restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Playground on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Thai massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 6 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No pets or service animals allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: THB 450 for adults and THB 225 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: THB 3000 per vehicle (roundtrip)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Khao Lak Sands Katathani
  • Sands Katathani
  • Sands Katathani Hotel
  • Sands Katathani Hotel Khao Lak
  • Sands Khao Lak
  • Sands Khao Lak Katathani
  • Katathani Khao Lak
  • Katathani Sands
  • Khao Lak Katathani
  • Khao Lak Sands

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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