Stay Inside A Capsule Room Located On The Cheow Lan Lake In Thailand & Kayak To Its Restaurant

Wake up to the stunning view of the emerald green Cheow Lan Lake in Surat Thani

by Ankita Mazumdar
Stay Inside A Capsule Room Located On The Cheow Lan Lake In Thailand & Kayak To Its Restaurant

Minimalism is on the rise and living in pods and capsules is trending on the markets for stay options. People these days are increasingly booking capsules or pods to have new experiences. We stumbled upon this new find, Phutawan Raft House in Surat Thani, Thailand. If you are visiting near Cheow Lan Lake or Khlong Sok in Thailand then this one should definitely be on your stay options. Don’t sleep on this one and enjoy breezy or sunny weather with great views here.

Stay On The Cheow Lan Lake In Thailand In Its Capsule Room

Phutawan Raft House is a remarkable stay that is situated on the Cheow Lan Lake in Surat Thani. Yes, you read that right. You will literally be on and surrounded by this pure emerald green water body. The lovely emerald green comes from the lake being deep and the rest is the contribution of algae.

The floating raft’s minimalist-looking capsules have glass walls that will allow you to wake up to stunning views of the lake. Even during nighttime, the starry sky and the lights of the Phutawan Raft House make it a rather romantic setting.

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Plan a cute date night if you are preparing to go with your boo. Candles, wine glasses, fresh food, and views are just perfect! Also, if you want to explore the area near the property, Phutawan Raft House provides boating tours and kayaks with safety and life jackets for all.

The Fresh Food And Seafood Gets A Special Mention

You know what’s interesting? Even though the capsules are connected and you can walk up to your room, there is another option to reach their restaurant. Any guesses? It’s by Kayaking! If you would like to kayak to the restaurant, then you are free to do so. Kayaks are right outside the rooms. Isn’t that fun? This way you can get your adrenaline pumping and can further go on hikes and explore the places nearby.

Coming to the food, they serve fresh seafood right outta the freshwater you just kayaked on. Yes, from the Cheow Lan Lake. They ensure that the food cooked here is a projection of the style and vibe of the place. This also means the food prepared is in a more Southern style. We bet seafood lovers will enjoy a hearty meal here!

​How To Reach?

The nearest railway station to Khao Sok is Surat Thani Railway Station. The nearest airport is Surat Thani International Airport. You have to book a mini taxi or a cab to Phutawan Raft House.

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Phutawan Raft House has 32 capsule stays currently. Click here to book a fantastic stay and get to relax in nature and quite literally be on the lake.

Where: 62, Khlong Sok, Phanom District, Surat Thani 84250, Thailand
Check-Out Time: Before 12 Noon
Cost: On demand

Cover Image Credits: Website/Khao Sok Travel

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