Being the most popular and developed beach on Koh Chang, White Sand Beach is surrounded by a wealth of accommodation ranging from cheap huts to posh resorts. Given the perfect length of the beach and its flat, wide main road, walking from one end to another is an easily achievable task. Most hotels in White Sand Beach are located right on the beachfront, making it ideal for a variety of beach activities. No matter where you choose to stay in this area, you’ll be well catered for as there are many shops, restaurants, bars, mini-marts and other conveniences flanking the road.
Banpu Koh Chang Hotel
3-Star | Beachfront | Rooms with Balcony | Large Family Villas | Beach Barbecue
Sitting on the southern end of White Sand Beach, Banpu Resort overlooks breathtaking views of the ocean and lush mountains right in front of your door. Surrounded by verdant tropical gardens, guest villas are all decked out in wood and come in three categories, including Superior Sea View, Deluxe Bungalow and Family Room, featuring seven twin beds ideal for a large family and a group of friends. The resort also has a swimming pool and a restaurant overlooking the sea, perfect for candlelight dinners.
Chang Buri Resort & Spa
3-Star | Pool Villas with Jacuzzi | Rooms with Balcony | Wellness Spa | Water Sports
This family-style resort offers two different settings, the mountain side with no sea view but instead a lovely landscaped garden with freeform pool and the ocean side which has a more luxurious feel to it as well as a picturesque ocean vista. All guestrooms feature contemporary Thai-style interior décor, balconies and modern amenities, including LCD screens and DVD players for the ocean-side rooms. Overlooking the outdoor pool and the sea beyond, the main restaurant offers a selection of Thai, international and barbecued seafood dishes. Beach activities and water sports are right in front of the hotel’s doorstep.
3-Star | Rooms with Private Balcony | Mountain View | Activities and Tours | Separate Children’s Pool
Set 300m from the beach, Keeree Ele feels more like a private condo than a sprawling beach resort. Housed inside the hotel’s modern four-storey building, the guestrooms are tastefully decked out in vibrant hues and oriental motifs redolent of the Moorish style. Standard in-room amenities, such as a TV and work desk, are not lacking either. The overall feel is contemporary, hip and playful. For recreation, there’s the outdoor pool and children’s pool as well as opportunities for kayaking, snorkeling and scuba diving. If you don’t mind a 10-minute walk to the beach, then this is an ideal place to stay.