16 Best Cheap Hotels in Koh Phangan (under 30$)

Koh Phangan is an island in the Gulf of Thailand. This island is famous for its beaches and the Full Moon Party, where you can dance all night on the beach during full moon. Find top hostels, guesthouses, beach huts and affordable resorts in the list of the best cheap hotels in Koh Phangan for less than 30$.

Best Cheap Hotels in Koh Phangan

Those, who are looking for cheap hotels in Koh Phangan, can easily find different types of affordable accommodation on the island to suit your budget and the quality of them varies from good to excellent.

We would recommend doing research and booking your hotel in advance, especially when traveling during peak season or during Full Moon Party to save time and nerves during your trip. The best websites to book hotels in Koh Phangan are Booking.com and Agoda.com that always offer great deals.

Best Cheap Hotels in Koh Phangan

Below you will find the best affordable resorts, bungalows, hostels and other cheap accommodation on Koh Phangan that will allow you to enjoy a pleasant stay on the island at the best price.

1. Le Divine Comedie Beach Resort

Le Divine Comedie Beach Resort is located 8 km away from Haad Rin. The resort features a unique and stylish design with a private terrace. 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. The pool is particularly beautiful looking out onto the sea and well maintained.

Le Divine Comedie Beach Resort

Price: staring from 800 THB

Our Rate: 9.1/10

2. Baan Jai Dee Resort

Baan Jai Dee Resort is a really beautiful resort with a private beach area. This resort is situated just 10 minutes from Thong Sala and city center, 5 minutes by foot to Amsterdam bar. From most of the rooms and terrace you can see beautiful sunsets. A microwave and fridge are also available, as well as a kettle.

Baan Jai Dee Resort

Price: staring from 640 THB

Our Rate: 9.2/10

3. Castaway Beach Bungalows

Castaway Beach Bungalows is located just right on the beach and such a good spot to catch the sunset. The resort is built in a traditional wooden style. Every bungalow features free WiFi, a four-poster bed, fridge, fan, western style bathroom and a private balcony with an essential hammock. The on-site cafe serves breakfast and a large selection of coffee and tea.

Castaway Beach Bungalows

Price: staring from 600 THB

Our Rate: 9.2/10

4. Retro Mountain Koh Phangan Tent

Retro Mountain Koh Phangan Tent is one of the most unique accommodations on the island. There are 7 different accommodations from tent to lodge or loft available. The location in the jungle is the perfect base for exploring the island by scooter. Guests can also relax in the garden.

Retro Mountain Koh Phangan Tent

Price: staring from 600 THB

Our Rate: 9.5/10

5. Baan Manali Resort

Baan Manali Resort set along on the private Nai Wok Beach in Koh Phangan. This relaxed hotel surrounded by palm trees is 2 km from Thong Sala Ferry Pier and 6 km from hiking at Phaeng Waterfall. Laid-back rooms offer free Wi-Fi, minifridges, and tea and coffee making equipment, plus terraces with hammocks. There's also an open-air bar/restaurant serving traditional Thai and European specialties and an outdoor pool, as well as a tropical garden with direct beach access.

Baan Manali Resort

Price: staring from 750 THB

Our Rate: 9.2/10

6. Na-tub Hostel

Na-tub Hostel is situated 200 m from Baan Tai Beach. There are two 7/11s close by, some really good places to eat. Every room includes a balcony with a city view. The hostel features accommodation with a shared lounge, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. The hostel has an outdoor swimming pool and a shared kitchen.

Na-tub Hostel

Price: staring from 399 THB

Our Rate: 9.3/10

7. CheeVa Beach Resort

CheeVa Beach Resort is located in Baan Tai and offers various facilities, such as a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool and a bar. If you want quiet and peaceful location, this is the right place to stay at. The location is perfect for exploring the island with motorbike. At the resort, each room has a patio with a garden view.

CheeVa Beach Resort

Price: staring from 510 THB

Our Rate: 9.3/10

8. SeaEsta Beach

SeaEsta Beach is a seafront property located in the lush greenery area of Baan Tai on a tropical island of Koh Phangan. All rooms are equipped with air conditioning and en suite bathrooms. There's also an outdoor seating area and a hammock. SeaEsta Beach offers comfortable lounging area on the beach equipped with sun loungers, umbrellas and bean bags that invite guests to relax while enjoying the sea views. Other facilities include free on-site bicycle rental, tour desk, ticket bookings and taxi services. A complimentary seasonal yoga classes are also available.

SeaEsta Beach

Price: staring from 410 THB

Our Rate: 9.2/10

9. Seacroft Bamboo Village

Seacroft Bamboo Village is located a few steps from Hin Kong Beach. There are some nice bars and restaurants around and 7/11 just within 10 minutes of walking. This place offers an accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, a shared kitchen, a garden and barbecue facilities. Seacroft Bamboo Village offers traditional style Thai bamboo bungalows with western style bathrooms.

Seacroft Bamboo Village

Price: staring from 400 THB

Our Rate: 9.1/10

10. Leo Hostel

Leo Hostel is the best hostel on Koh Phangan for everybody who is looking for amazing atmosphere to meet people. Leo Hostel is a 5-minute walk from Baan Tai Beach and a 5-minutes’ drive from Thongsala Pier. The famous Full Moon Party site is a 15-minutes’ drive from this hostel. The hostel offers private rooms, dormitory rooms and bungalows. Most bedrooms have air conditioning and some rooms have fans. They are equipped with private or shared bathrooms. Massage, motorbike rentals, laundry and shuttle services can be arranged at the hostel. The staff are very professional and also very friendly. There is also a chill out area with a swimming pool, Ping Pong Table, beautiful exotic bar/night club with a pool table and darts.

Leo Hostel

Price: staring from 200 THB

Our Rate: 9.0/10

11. The Hill Village

The Hill Village is located 400 m from Thong Nai Pan Noi. The resort is beautiful, built in accordance with the traditional style with a nice pool and some stunning views. Certain rooms have a seating area where you can relax. Superior rooms feature a spa bath or a hot tub.

The Hill Village

Price: staring from 750 THB

Our Rate: 9.3/10

12. Haad Salad Resort

Haad Salad Resort is located a short walk from the Salad Beach, which is known for its outdoor activities and has a great variety of beachfront restaurants, bars and shops. The resort offers clean and comfortable bungalows with private bathrooms fitted with a hot shower. The resort provides laundry and free parking on site. Guests can relax at the outdoor swimming pool located in the garden.

Haad Salad Resort

Price: staring from 250 THB

Our Rate: 9.1/10

13. BeauBo Beach

BeauBo is the name of the accommodation and the name of the owner who takes care of all guests. BeauBo Beach offers beachfront accommodation a few steps from Baan Tai Beach and features various facilities, such as a bar, a garden and a terrace which was lovely to watch the sunset by the bar. The bungalows are nice and cozy. Many good and cheap restaurants around.

BeauBo Beach

Price: staring from 330 THB

Our Rate: 9.3/10

14. OUT! a Radically Inclusive Beach Hostel by Wild & Wandering

Facing the beachfront in Koh Phangan, OUT! a Radically Inclusive Beach Hostel by Wild & Wandering has a bar and a shared lounge. At the hostel, every room comes with a patio with a sea view. The rooms have air conditioning and a shared bathroom. Haad Rin is a few steps away from the accommodation.

OUT! a Radically Inclusive Beach Hostel by Wild & Wandering

Price: staring from 130 THB

Our Rate: 9.0/10

15. See Sea Backpackers House

See Sea Backpackers House is located 70 m from Baan Tai Beach. Location is perfectly far from the noise but close to everything. The accommodation offers a hot tub, evening entertainment and free WiFi. All rooms at the hostel are equipped with air conditioning and a shared bathroom and fitted with a seating area. The hostel is very simple so no swimming pool, but it’s has the best vibe and it’s cheaper than anything else you will find on the island.

See Sea Backpackers House

Price: staring from 135 THB

Our Rate: 9.3/10


HOUSE OF HAPPINESS is situated in the center of Thong Sala (near the Pier). The place is really clean and there are lots of spaces. You can use a large kitchen for an extra price and enjoy two beautiful terraces. At the hostel rooms come with a shared bathroom with a shower.


Price: staring from 350 THB

Our Rate: 9.3/10

Best Areas to Stay in Koh Phangan

Although most travelers stay in the far south of Koh Phangan, if you prefer quieter environment, we would recommend staying on the west coast. It is not only more peaceful but also the beaches are also more beautiful. To help you find the perfect accommodation on this island, we have prepared a guide to the best areas to stay in Koh Phangan. You will find our hotel recommendations for individual beaches and bay areas.

If you want to visit the island of Koh Phangan and live to the fullest the Full Moon Party, one of the most spectacular parties in the world, you can find the best hotel to stay with these Top Hotels near Full Moon Party.

If you want real comfort on your vacation, finding a luxury accommodation in high season in Koh Phangan is somewhat difficult so we recommend you take a look at the list of the best luxury hotels in Koh Phangan.


Koh Phangan is a lovely holiday getaway with countless wonderful places to visit. Discover the best things to do on the island with the list of Koh Phangan Activities.

Check out the complete travel guide to admiring the stunning views from Koh Phangan Viewpoints.

Koh Phangan is located between Koh Tao and Koh Samui, which is why it makes very good sense to combine the three islands in one trip - it is quite easy to get from island to island by boat.

Enjoy your stay!


Important Note: The price range is compared between the hotels described in this blog only and may vary depending on the season. The rating score is based on the reviews in many sources and is just our personal opinion. Please check for more information about each hotel before booking it, so you could decide if the hotel is right for you.