Escape Cabins are fully furnished budget villas with a shared pool. They are comfortable rather than luxury, focusing on clean and comfortable rooms and peaceful tropical surroundings
Escapes Cabins Cottage exterior
Living Area Cottage
Escape Cabins Living
Escape Cabins Living bedroom
Superior Double Room
Escape Cabins is located off the main road in the Long Beach area. It’s superbly situated within walking distance to Long Beach and some local restaurants. Escape Cabins offers a 6 Villa type cabins to choose from.
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The cabins feature spacious room interiors with high ceilings which are decorated with oriental furniture. Each cabin is delicately scented with soothing Thai aroma and has fine views over lush tropical gardens. The generous-sized beds have Belgian-made fine quality latex mattresses. Complete with tropical bathrooms and kitchen facilities. Each cabin also has a free WiFi and/or LAN access with an in-room PC as an optional add-on feature.
25 m2 with pool-front private balcony, queen size bed
31 m2 with pool-front private balcony or pool-view private balcony, choice of king, queen or twin for bed size
62 m2 with pool-front private balcony, two inter-connecting bedrooms (king size bed and twin beds), two bathrooms
33 m2 with an equipped kitchen, king size bed, dinning space and private roofed patio with sun loungers
Each non smoking cabin is equipped with:
* air conditioning and fan
Escape Cabins Folks
Escape Cabins Twin Room
Where Is Long Beach Located?
As Long Beach is so near to Saladan and the point of arrival and exit from the island, it’s also one of Koh Lanta’s most popular beaches.
As well as the restaurants and resorts on Long Beach itself, there are also many places to eat and stay behind Long beach on the main road, giving you even more options within walking distance. See our Best Long Beach Restaurants And Places To Eat page. It’s a 10 to 15 minute tuk-tuk ride from Long Beach to Saladan village, where there are several great restaurants built over the water, as well as massage shops, a modest supermarket, some holiday shopping outlets and stalls, opticians and various Thai banks.
How To Get To Escape Cabins
If you are arriving at Krabi airport or Phuket Airport booking an Express transfer will allow you to transfer quickly, safely and direct. Our driver will be waiting for you upon arrival at the arrivals gate with your name on a plaque then its a combination of minivan and speedboat travel direct to the villa. If you arrive very late at night the speedboat may not be operating, how ever you can normally still arrive on Koh Lanta the same day by using the Private Minivan service.
If you are already in Thailand you can also be picked up from your Hotel, with a time that suits you best and safely transferred directly to the Villa by using the Express transfers from popular areas like Ao Nang, Krabi Town, or Phuket these areas are also serviced by using the Private minivan.
What’s Nearby To Escape Cabins?
The Escape Cabins are located in a quieter part of Phra Ae. There are a few shops and restaurants with in walking distance. It is not as developed as the southern part of Phra Ae which is the main eating, drinking and shopping area 2 Km away. Go across the road and a short walk of 200 meters you will find your self centrally on Long Beach where there are many beach bars and restaurants to choose from. Walking around from this Villa is very easy as it is all flat in Phra Ae there are no hills to encounter which makes it ideal for families with strollers.
Food and Drink Nearby To Escape Cabins
With only 200 meters walk to the main road your first encounter will be the Expat Bar and at the road is a convenience store. Turn left you will find the Lanta Tavern mainly serving International food where the portions are probably the biggest on Koh Lanta, try the rack of ribs, half a chicken and the steaks. Across the road there is a nice Thai Restaurant called the Chilli House which serves really nice Thai food and is reasonably priced.
If you walk to the Long Beach and turn right you can enjoy many beach bars and restaurants many serving the local catch of the day which you can see proudly on show in there lit up boats. Try Some Where Else for really nice Thai Food and a little bit further Mr. Wees Pizzeria with great food and a nice relaxed vibe. Funky Fish Bar and the Ozone Bar are regular haunts with the Ozone enjoying a party on a Thursday Night.
Turn left on the beach and there is the Nakara Resort which makes a nice break for food in the day and next along is the stunning luxury Layana Resort and Spa which offers the Tides Restaurant with an extensive wine list to match the Menu. At this resort they also offer half price cocktails whilst the sun is setting. A little further along there are a cluster of beach bars called Focus Bar and Grill, Sawadee Khrub bar and Klapa Klum Beach Bar.
Please see our Long Beach page for more information about the area and see below for a full list of amenities near to the villa.
Amenities Near To Escape Cabins
- ATM machine Near 7 Eleven 0.7 km
- Bank / Exchange Klong Dao 5.3 km
- Doctor - Salarin Long Beach 1.2 km
- Pharmacy Long Beach 0.7 km
- Hospital Old Town 14.8 km
- Dentist Klong Dao 5.5 km
- Gasoline Station Klong Khong 2.2 km
- Nearest Beach Long Beach 0.7 km
- Good Thai Restaurant Rann Restaurant 0.8 km
- Good Western Restaurant Red Snapper 0.6 km
- Cooking School Lanta Thai Cookery 2.6 km
- Nightlife - Irish Embassy Long Beach Road 1.2 km
- Local Market Long Beach road 0.7 km
- 24 Hour Convenience Store 7 Eleven 0.7 km
- Coffee / Bakery Faim De Loup 0.6 km
- Gym Lanta Gym 3.0 km
- Children's Nursery Happy Kids 0.7 km
- Golf Driving Range T Off 4.9 km
- Muay Thai Stadium Klong Khong 0.8 km
- Shopping For Gifts Saladan 7.3 km
- Local Ferry Port Saladan 7.8 km
How To Travel Around Koh Lanta From The Villa
You will find many enjoyable things close to the Villa with in easy walking distance, how ever the Island is around 35 km long so for a stay renting a car, motorbike or Tuk Tuk would be advised. You can hire them on daily or weekly basis and the Escape Cabins manager will be happy to help and organise these rentals for you when you arrive on Koh Lanta.
If you are not comfortable with a bike or car then you can easily travel back and forth on the Island by using the local Tuk Tuk drivers. These can be a lot of fun and the locals with there friendly manner will entertain you as they go. How ever even after negotiating a good price this option does start to become expensive as each ride is charged per person. To find a taxi driver just wait next to the road and they will stop instantly. When you are in Saladan the main Koh Lanta Shopping area, if you walk out of the centre there are many queing up to take you home. How ever later at night this service can become sparse and getting home from a party can become a challenge.
Things To Do On Koh Lanta
Whether you are travelling with friends, a romantic couple or a family with small children Koh Lanta offers many activities for you to enjoy. Take a day Kayaking, ride on an Elephant, enjoy time at the monkey school or squirm at the snake show. Go Deep Sea fishing in the day for Marlin and Barracuda or at night you can fish for squid. A Golf driving range is at hand to keep your swing in or try something new like Yoga, paddle boarding or windsurfing if the winds are right.
If you really want to get in to the culture you can enjoy an evening watching Muay Thai in one of three Koh Lanta stadiums or get your tongue around the language with a Thai for beginners class. Koh Lanta also offers amazing natural beauty with two Caves to explore and a National park full of virgin rainforest with wild monkeys not forgetting a waterfall in the green season and a butterfly farm.
Koh Lanta Villa Locations
To help you choose your Koh Lanta villa, the map below shows each villa location - rollover each label for more info and click to see the villa's photos and prices.