If you are looking for a not bad place to stay at Ko Phangan, I can offer you the Holiday Beach Resort, not faraway from Thong Sala, the biggest village on the place. From here you enjoy an uncomplicated access to restaurants, ATM machines and supermarkets.
Maipenrai is not just commonly said here, Maipenrai is as well the name of a very nice place in Thansadet.
The cheapest way from Bangkok to information about the island and local place to stay. A useful website to to rent a house on the island, is PhanganIsland.com Koh island south of Thailand. Kho Phangan is a palm fringed tropical paradise, surrounded by gentle sloping coral reefs and green clad mountain range towering above the beaches.
There are concrete roads to HadRin, but you have been warned that the roads are not in the greatest state and unless you are a competitant motorcycle rider then do not attempt to get to HaadRin, as most accidents involving scooters happen in this area. Our advice is to leave your motorbike at the 7-11 at BaanTai and pay approx 50 Baht for a taxi over the mountains to HaadRin.
Located in the center of the Koh Samui Archipelago, Kohphanganis ideally situated in the near of most popular destinations such as Ang Thong National Marine Park and Koh Tao. The easy to reach Ang Thong is composed of over 40 tiny islands, with many pristine beachesand surrounded by tranquil water.
For a lot of visitors Fullmoon Party is one of the main events on the place. Thousands of KPG fans coming to Koh Pha Ngan each lunar eclipse just to experience the famous Full Moon Party.