Hotels  Xanadu Beach Resort
is located directly near the beach. It has medium rating, and it costs like many other hotels on the island. Find hotels in Samae
How to get there 
Fly to Bangkok International Airport - Suvarnabhumi (BKK)
Taxi directly from the airport to Pattaya costs about 1500 bahts. Make sure to negotiate the price before the trip to avoid surprises. Journey will take from 1.5 to 3 hours depending on traffic.
There is also frequent bus service between the airport and Pattaya. It departure from Level 1 (Doors 7-8), costs about 150 baht per way and goes about 2 hours (or longer if traffic jams).
During all the day ferry departs from Bali Hai Pier of Pattaya to Na Ban Pier of Koh Lan island. The ferry takes 45 minutes per way and costs 30 baht.
Any beach of the island can be reached by shuttle mini bus (so-called songteow
). One way ride costs 30-50 baht. Find flights to Samae
When to go 
The best time to relax on the beaches of Ko Lan island is a dry season from November to April.
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