Klong Prao is one of the most beautiful scenic beaches on the island that still has a wide range of accommodation and shopping facilities. There is a very well fitted and stocked supermarket across the road from Coconut Village Resort.
Most of the commercial establishments will be located on the inland side of the main road that services the island. Most of the resorts of course are located on the beach side of the road.
If you are looking for cheaper accommodation the look on the inland side of the main road. At Klong Prao you will fin such accommodation. In the soi that runs from the supermarket corner back toward the forest the is an apartment block that offers cheaper lodgings. Then it is only about 200 meters to walk to the beach.