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The Island Hoppers Beach Club has a whole new look, a new menu and a new name

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The Island Hoppers Beach Club has a whole new look, a new menu and a new name | Samui Times
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What has now been rebranded as the White Pearl Beach Club, under the ownership and management of Sean Ghodoussi, enjoys and idyllic beach location in Bang Po.

Here you can enjoy stunning views, a very relaxing environment, top quality service with attention to detail, an exciting and healWhite pearl 1 (1)thy new menu packed with homemade foods, a pristine and very quiet beach, cold drinks, sunsets, a game of pool, free wifi and a child friendly and more importantly safe environment.

The recent changes have given the White Pearl Beach Club an exciting new look. What used to be a very white and blue nautical theme has turned into something altogether more colouful, warm and welcoming.

The Beach Club as has a large and comfortable semi formal dining area, a large bar with stools that is the perfect place to catch up on a chat with old friends and a great place to meet new ones, a beachside bar with colourful tables, a cozy terrace with a comfortable sofa over looking Koh PhWhite pearl 1 (2)angan and the marine park, a beach garden dining area, large and comfortable beach salas and beach dining set among quaint pathways and beautifully manicured gardens with colourful bougainvillea trees.

Not only is The White Pearl the largest beach venue in Bang Po it also boasts six reasonably priced bungalows and is the perfect venue to get away from it all for a few days or to just spend the night if you don’t feel like driving home after a few sundown cocktails and a few cold beers. And of course you can take advantage of a fabulous breakfast menu and a seriously good cup of coffee before you head home if you can resist the temptation of spending the day on the beach, splasWhite pearl 1 (3)hing around in the ocean and taking in the views.

Parking at The White Peal is easy, there is plenty of street side parking to be had within yards of the front door.

So what is on the menu? Well, you could not pick a more stunning location for breakfast and here you can enjoy a simple eggs on toast, a fluffy omelet with toast made with ham, cheese, tomato, onion, bacon, tuna, feta or salmon or if you are in the mood for something really healthy muesli with yoghurt or milk and fresh fruits.

The freshly made baguette, Panini or bagels are a great way to enjoy a tasty snack at any time of the day and you can choose from ingredients such as smoked ham, gouda cheese, salmon, cream cheese, tuna, egg, shrimps, avocado, chicken and pesto, pork and honey mustard, roast beef and pickles, Brie aWhite pearl 1 (4)nd rocket, Mozzarella and tomato, feta and olives, and beef and horseradish, they all come with lettuce, tomato and cucumber on white or dark bread.

If you fancy something with a bit of zing then why not try the Chili dog and if you want to fill a bigger appetite then opt for the club sandwich or BLT.

Toast Skagen is a great little snack to enjoy alone or share with friends this dish of shrimps, sour cream sauce and dill is tasty, refreshing and as fresh as it gets. Another popular dish is the Swedish meatball sandwich with beetroot salad.

If you are looking for some temping tapas dishes to enjoy over an ice cold beer, cocktail or glass of wine you will be pleased to see Nachos, HummuWhite pearl 1 (5)s & vegetable and Gambas al Ajillo on the menu.

If you are after something hot then choose from French fries, a tasty hamburger or cheeseburger or a hearty bowl of chili con carne. If you want something lighter then the range of freshly prepared salads include mixed green, Greek, Chicken, Tuna, Salmon and Caprese salad.

Wraps are becoming increasingly popular around the island and at the White Pearl Beach club you can enjoy a Hummus, Avocado, Feta, chicken, Pork, Chili, Tuna or Salmon wrap. Of course if you don’t have time to chill out in the relaxing atmosphere of this very special beach club you can always ask them for a takeaway.

White pearl 1 (6)If you have ever dreamt of having your office on the beach, this is a great way to make that dream come true. With lots of seating options and free high speed wifi there is no reason you can’t pack up your laptop and head on down to your tropical office that has plenty of quiet areas for you to work in.

Happy hour at the White Pearl Beach Club happens each day between 2pm and 7pm on coffees and cakes and 5pm and 7pm on cocktails. The kitchen opens at 8am until 9pm. The White Pearl Beach club is a superb place to spend the day, a lazy afternoon or even to just snatch an hour away from it all. The food and drinks menus have something to suit every taste and budget and you are guaranteed a warm welcome.

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