Double Duke Bungalows
Double Duke Bungalows opened in 2013. It is a traditional family-run bungalow resort located at the southern end of the beach. It offers basic fan bungalows as well as air-con bungalows. Since opening the resort has been slowly gaining in popularity.
There are 3 types of bungalow available for rent at Double Duke Bungalows: basic fan bungalows, air-con bungalows and family bungalows. The fan bungalows have bamboo weave walls and are on concrete stilts. Inside they have a double bed, fan and mosquito net. They also have a balcony with outdoor seating. Although these bungalows are new they are built exactly like the original bungalows on Koh Phangan.
The air-con bungalows have seaviews and more space. They have wooden walls and larger balconies. Inside the bungalows have some furniture, double bed and a fridge. The bathroom has hot water.
The family bungalows are slightly bigger and have a double bed and a single bed. These have mini bar, air-con and hot water shower.
All the bungalows are just a short walk from the white sand of Haad Salad Beach.
This resort is also called 'Double Duke Seafood and Bungalow'. This is on account of the the restaurant on the beach that serves seafood as well as Thai and Western dishes. The restaurant has an excellent location on the beach. It is a typical backpacker style restaurant with wooden decor, cold beer, shakes and satellite TV to watch movies and football.
During busy periods they have BBQs. The restaurtant is also the reception. They have a couple of public computers where you can pay to get on the internet. There is free wifi in the resort but don't expect much.
Double Duke staff can organise motorbike and jeep hire and have a safe to store valuables. They can also get you ferry tickets and arrange taxis.