Mountain view
Free WiFi
Free parking
Air conditioning
Private Bathroom
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms

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Floating atop the scenic River Kwai, this unique Thai folk-style resort is surrounded by tropical forests and mountains of Saiyoke. Offering free Wi-Fi, it features private villas with a 32-inch flat-screen TV and private sun deck with day beds.

Exuding rustic elegance, spacious air-conditioned villas at The FloatHouse River Kwai come with a comfortable bed with big pillows and soft duvets. A well-stocked mini-bar, personal safe and umbrella are included. Bathrooms have a luxurious rainshower.

The FloatHouse River Kwai is 1.2 mi from Lawa Cave, 3.1 mi from Mon Village and 4.3 mi from the Elephant Camp. It is 16 mi from Sai Yoke Yai National Park ,31 mi from Erawan Waterfall, and 43 mi fromErawan National park.

Guests can suntan outside their villa, or swim in the river. The resort can also arrange activities such as bamboo rafting, jungle hiking and bird watching. Traditional Thai massage is also available.

Pontoon Restaurant specializes in Thai and European cuisines, as well as offers buffet spreads. Moon Lounge & Bar features an open-air wooden deck, perfect for unwinding with a cocktail.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus has been welcoming guests since Oct 20, 2011
Hotel chain/brand:
Serenata Hotels & Resorts

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Asian, American

Free private parking




Water sports facilities on site


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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
2 twin beds
1 queen bed
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Hello I am planning to come with my elderly mother. Are there many steps that we will have to climb?
    From parking lot at The Phutakien Pier. There are about 5 steps.
    Answered on 20 December 2022
  • Hi, how can we reach you hotel if we are taking train from Bangkok?
    Get off at Namtok Railway Station at the end of the route and rent a local mini truck to Phutakien Pier (10 kilometers from the station). The cost of ..
    Answered on 5 August 2022
  • When we reach pukathan pier, do we need to buy ticket for the long tailed boat to reach your hotel?
    Our complimentary check-in/out joined transfer boats departs from Phutakien Pier (Resotel Pier) to The FloatHouse River Kwai EVERY 30 mins DAILY. Chec..
    Answered on 5 July 2022
  • Do you have baby chairs at your restaurant?
    Yes, we have.
    Answered on 2 December 2022
  • How do you get from the Villa to ‘land’ from which you might be able to get Motor taxis etc to nearby places of interest? What about to restaurants an..
    from main land, you can reach to us by long-tailed boat (Do set GPS to “Phutakien pier”) or by car (Do set GPS to “The FloatHouse River Kwai”)
    Answered on 14 June 2022
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Area info *
1 Restaurant On Site
  • Pontoon Floating restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Ambience
      Family-friendly • Romantic
Resort Facilities at The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus
Great facilities! Review score, 8.9
Most popular amenities
Free parking
Free WiFi
Non-smoking rooms
Airport shuttle
Room service
Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Walk-in closet
  • River view
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Bicycle rental
  • Evening entertainment
    Additional charge
  • Water sports facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
    Front Desk Services
    • Private check-in/out
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • Express check-in/out
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Air conditioning
    • Mosquito net
    • Wake-up service
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Car rental
    • Laptop safe
    • Interconnecting room(s) available
    • Fan
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    • Room service
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Thai

    House rules

    The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    0+ years
    Extra bed upon request
    THB 3,000 per person, per night

    Prices for extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

    The number of extra beds allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

    There are no cribs available at this property.

    All extra beds are subject to availability.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Cash is not accepted The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    The GPS coordinates for Phutakien Pier are: N 14.281035, E 99.000796. The boat transfer service is available every 30 minutes from 08:00-18:00 hrs. Please kindly contact the property directly for more details.

    Please note that the standard check-in and check-out time still applies, regardless of their arrival/departure time to/from the resort. Check-in is from 14:00 - 18:00 hrs, while check-out is between 08:00 - 12:00 hrs. If arriving outside of the schedule, guests will be responsible for additional expenses for a private boat.

    Please note that guests booking Half Board Villas will be provided with breakfast and dinner. Full Board Villas includes all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner).

    The room rate on December 31, 2023 is inclusive of Gala Dinner for 2 people. Any additional guest is subject to an additional charge.

    Please inform The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    FAQs about The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus

    • Room options at The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus include:

      • Twin/Double

    • The prices at The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guests staying at The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.9).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Asian
      • American

    • The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Massage
      • Cycling
      • Canoeing
      • Evening entertainment
      • Bicycle rental
      • Water sports facilities on site

    • Check-in at The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

    • The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus has 1 restaurant:

      • Pontoon Floating restaurant

    • The Float House River Kwai - SHA Extra Plus is 6.8 miles from the center of Sai Yok.