Why Book a Vacation in Koh Samui?

The boutique island of Koh Samui is exotic, interesting and unforgettable which is why it’s fast becoming one of the most popular vacation destinations for tourists and travellers all over the world. Here’s a guide to why so many travellers book a vacation in Koh Samui.

Vacations in Koh Samui

Vacations in Koh Samui

A Magical Coastline

With endless miles of powder white sands and sparkling seas the coastline in Koh Samui isn’t just beautiful, it’s a real love affair. Boats are everywhere in Koh Samui, from simple fishing boats to ferries to exotic sailboats and catamarans that seem to glide too easily in the cool island breeze. Exploring Koh Samui by boat means you’ll hum over the turquoise and uncover offshore islands that seem as if they’ve never been touched. Taking a boat trip in Koh Samui will allow you access to private beaches for picnics and secluded swimming. Taking to the water also offer the promise of underwater adventures like snorkelling or diving. Most boats come complete with delicious cold drinks, food and a highly trained crew to make sure your time on the water is as memorable as on the land.

To Infinity and Beyond

Luxury villas in Koh Samui come complete with some of the finest infinity pools in Thailand, with views that are simply sensational. Why not relax in the pool, looking out over the ocean with a cocktail in hand? Koh Samui with its many therapeutic spas and luxury villas comes with an abundance of infinity-edge pools so there’s always one nearby when you want to escape the crowds and relax in paradise.

A Family-Friendly Affair

Nothing says family more than Thailand, with the Thai culture being extremely welcoming of babies, children and families. Many villas in Koh Samui offer babysitting services, and by choosing a villa for your vacation home base, you’re providing your entire family with the comforts of home with a lot of added luxury. Enjoy privacy, attentive staff, spacious living, and luxuriant amenities such as private chefs, infinity edge pools,  spas and gyms, and easy access to boats and other services that complement your vacation. Koh Samui villas are ideal; the warm climate allows for open-air rooms where you can sit inside while still feeling the warm ocean breeze and enjoying and uninterrupted views. Thai villas are truly like no other.

Fabulous Food

Koh Samui is one of the world’s best vacation destinations for Thai foodie fans. Fresh and tasty Thai food is world-renowned and Koh Samui offers plenty of dining options from beach BBQ’s to five star fine dining. World class chefs and remarkable wine lists are never far away in Koh Samui with a variety of tastes to choose from including Asian, Mediterranean, French, Thai and more –  you’re sure to find it beautifully prepared and delivered to your table with a smile.

The Land of Smiles

Thailand is often called the “land of smiles” with a friendly culture and some of the friendliest locals in the world. Wherever you go in Koh Samui you’ll be greeted with a smile, whether grabbing a taxi, ordering a drink, enjoying a massage or embarking on the many exciting activities on offer. Koh Samui villas come complete with attentive staff ready to cook, clean and pamper you during your tropical island break.

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Koh Samui With Family

Koh Samui With Kids

Koh Samui With Kids

Not only is Koh Samui one of the most beautiful islands on earth – it is also one of the safest.  The culture is friendly and family orientated meaning children of all ages are welcome. Read on for our list of things to do in Koh Samui with family. Continue reading

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Keeping Fit in Koh Samui

Keeping Fit in Koh Samui

Keeping Fit in Koh Samui

A Koh Samui vacation is a great way to relax and unwind – but that needn’t mean you pile on the pounds during your trip. From health spas and island activities to great food and stunning scenery, there’s plenty to keep you fit and healthy in Koh Samui. Continue reading

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Koh Samui Weather

Koh Samui weather

The Koh Samui weather is known for its gorgeous climate with temperatures ranging from 24°C to 34°C throughout the year.

The island has its own hot, dry and rainy seasons which may affect when you’ll want to visit and what you’ll want to do. Be sure to read our handy guide to the weather in Koh Samui before you book your trip.

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Things to Do in Koh Samui – Part 2

Things to Do in Koh Samui - PART 2

Our second installment of our “Things to Do in Koh Samui” feature shows further examples of just how this boutique holiday destination offers an endless array of activities and entertainment for all the family.

Fom elephant trekking to football golf, here’s part two of our guide to the best things to do in Koh Samui…

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Things to Do in Koh Samui – Part 1

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With miles of stunning scenery, year-round sun and endless cultural sites you’d be forgiven for wondering where to start when you explore Koh Samui.

Here’s part one of our selection of the best things to do in Koh Samui

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Weddings in Koh Samui

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For couples in search of the picture perfect wedding destination – look no further than the tropical island of Koh Samui. Weddings in Koh Samui are renowned for being idyllic.

This boutique vacation destination in the Gulf of Thailand offers idyllic beach backdrops, luxury wedding accommodation, a whole host of professional wedding planners and superb value for money.

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Best Golf Courses in Koh Samui

Golf courses in Koh Samui

With its year-round sun, exquisite natural beauty and cultural allure it’s no wonder Thailand is one of the best golf destinations in the world. Golf in Thailand became popular with nobles during the reign of King Rama V one hundred years ago – today the game is enjoyed by both locals and visitors alike.

Thailand boasts more than 200 courses, designed by some of the best players in the world, so whether you’re in search of a pro game or a beginners round, Thailand is the perfect golf vacation destination. Take a look at the best golf courses in Koh Samui below – we have everything you need to help you plan your golf trip… Continue reading

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Best Beach in Koh Samui

Best Beach in Koh Samui

Boasting sun, sea and miles of powder-white sands, Koh Samui is every beach lover’s dream. This picture-perfect island is fringed with some of the best beaches in the world, with each offering something slightly different from the next.

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Thailand Money – The Baht

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Koh Samui may be best known for its sun, sea, sand and sights, but this stunning tropical island is also known for its currency – the Thai Baht.

Issued by the Bank of Thailand, the Thai Baht is Koh Samui’s official tender, rated as one of the strongest currencies in Southeast Asia.

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Diving in Koh Samui

Diving in Kph Samui

Nestled in a sheltered spot in the clear blue Thai Gulf, Koh Samui is one of the most popular diving destinations in the world.

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Thailand’s Stunning Spirit Houses

Spirit Houses in Koh Samui

Among the endless stunning sights in Thailand are the fabulous spirit houses found across the country.

These ornate dwellings are believed to attract guardian spirits to protect local people and land, often found outside homes, schools, and Buddhist temples. Spirit houses are even seen outside caves, mountains, forests, valleys and rice fields – and even in the grounds of Koh Samui villa rentals.

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10 of the Best Restaurants in Koh Samui

Best Restaurants in Koh Samui

The island of Koh Samui is a hugely popular tourist destination, home to plenty of luxury resorts and a wide range of traditional and international restaurants.

Here we’ve chosen the top 10 restaurants in Koh Samui to help to decide where to dine during your luxury villa break.

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Top Tips for Booking a Holiday to Koh Samui


Top Tips for Booking a Holiday to Koh Samui

If you are setting off on holiday to Thailand you may be quick to pick the regular destinations like Bangkok and Phuket, but nestled in the gulf of Thailand is the island gem of Koh Samui.

A holiday in Koh Samui has the best Thai offerings wrapped in a small island feel and topped with untouched natural beauty and tranquillity that may be lacking in other Thai destinations.

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Koh Samui Airport – The Most Beautiful Airport in the World

Koh Samui Airport

When you arrive in Koh Samui you’ll be forgiven for thinking you’ve arrived in paradise.

This tranquil tropical island is the stuff of dreams with miles of powder white sands, crystal clear waters, a rich rainforest interior and a selection of stunning luxury Samui villas.

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Luxury Holidays with Young Children

Kph Samui for young children?

It can be tricky trying to decide where to take the kids on holiday. Some people may think that once they have kids their days of long distance travelling and seeing the world are over but that needn’t be the case.

Koh Samui is a great place for children with its sandy beaches and numerous activities to keep them occupied.

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Choosing a Holiday Villa in Thailand

Choosing a Holiday Villa in Thailand

A holiday in Thailand does not always mean expensive hotels and cramped rooms.

If you prefer more privacy to cater for your individual preferences, a villa may be a better option. Villas in Thailand have grown into a popular choice for holiday accommodation and may be more cost effective than a hotel.

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Why Book a Luxury Holiday to Koh Samui?

Why Book a Luxury Holiday to Koh Samui?

Experiencing the tropical island paradise of Koh Samui, you may opt to stay in a holiday villa rather than a hotel.

A range of Koh Samui luxury holiday villas will offer you the same first class services available within any five star hotel, whilst allowing you the privacy and space that cannot be experienced in a cramped hotel room.

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Koh Samui and Thailand: The Basics

Koh Samui and Thailand: The Basics

Are you jetting off to Thailand? Make sure you do not confine yourself to the usual tourist destinations like Bangkok and Phuket, as you will surely miss the magic of this Southeast Asian nation.

Tucked away in the Gulf of Thailand (also known as Gulf of Siam) is Koh Samui, the third largest of the Thai islands which is an untouched gem of tropical beauty, hidden away from the hustle and bustle of commercial Thailand.

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What types of villas are available in Koh Samui?

Planning a trip to Koh Samui, you may prefer a holiday accommodation that is more private and flexible than the conventional hotel suites and a Samui villa may be the better choice. A selection of our Samui Villas with private pools are available for all budgets and preferences and if you are able to splash out a little more, you can expect first class service within the confines of your own private villa.

Our Samui villas vary in services and location on the island of Koh Samui, from the more expensive beach villas offering a private gourmet chef, to the less expensive villas set in picturesque gardens or with ocean views. Koh Samui is an extension of Thailand, offering the uniquely Thai culture, cuisine and atmosphere without the commercial hustle and bustle. A Samui villa encompasses this untouched Thai experience, evident in the surroundings, architecture and ambience whether your villa is on the beach or further inland in the flowing tropical gardens.

Our Samui villas need not break your holiday budget with less expensive villas ensuring all the facilities and amenities needed for an enjoyable holiday abroad. You can opt for a small villa with just one or two bedrooms or larger villas with multiple bedrooms to cater for a travel group. Private pool, air conditioning, satellite television and fully equipped kitchen facilities are available in all our Samui Villas, ensuring that your self-catering villa leaves you wanting for nothing extra. Apart from the in-house facilities, the wide selection of our Samui Villas lets you choose the location of your villa, whether you opt for beach villas, estate villas, villas overlooking the mountain or valleys of Koh Samui, garden villas or villas with an ocean view.

Growing in popularity as a honeymoon destination, our Samui villas offers newlyweds the privacy and comfort to make it an enjoyable experience on their romantic island getaway. Whether you want the freedom to cater for your own personal tastes, or the comfort and space to languish in your own villa rather than a hotel bedroom, our Samui villas are the ideal choice for travellers to Koh Samui.

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