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.
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…
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…
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.
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
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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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.
Nestled in a sheltered spot in the clear blue Thai Gulf, Koh Samui is one of the most popular diving destinations in the world.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Read on to find out more about Koh Samui Aiport…
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Jetting off to a paradise island after your fairy tale wedding, you will expect white sandy beaches, clear blue waters and coconut studded landscapes that make for the perfect romantic getaway.
A Koh Samui honeymoon lives up to every couple’s image of the idyllic island holiday as you languish in the sun, walk the streets of the small towns or just spending quality time together in your honeymoon villa.
Thailand’s beautiful coastline has gained popularity for its white sandy beaches and clear blue waters and Koh Samui in the Gulf of Thailand is no exception. With a moderate tropical climate, you can enjoy the best of Southeast Asian island life and a beach villa in Koh Samui ensures the ultimate holiday experience.
While the more conventional tourists head off to the local hotels, enthusiastic travellers wanting some privacy and the freedom to tailor make their own island holiday experience should consider the selection of beach villas in Koh Samui.
Most beach villas in Koh Samui are located in premier locations on the white sandy shores or just a stone throw from the beach. Depending on your budget and individual preferences, you can opt for a smaller villa that is ideal for a couple, especially honeymooners, or large beach villas that can accommodate an entire family or even a small travel group. For those with a bigger budget, you can choose one of our luxury Koh Samui beach villas, complete with all the facilities one would expect plus a little more like a private gourmet chef, car hire and even your own personal chauffeur to show you the sights.
With the activity in Koh Samui revolving around its coastline, a beach villa is the ideal holiday accommodation to keep you and your travel group at the centre of all the holiday fun while still affording you the opportunity for some quiet time if you so wish. Our beach villas in Koh Samui offer residents opportunities beyond the confines of the resorts, with concierge services assisting you in whatever your holiday plans may be.
Beach villas in Koh Samui need not break your holiday budget and with a little planning, you can find the perfect beach villa for your next holiday. Enjoy the fun in the sun, whether you bask on the beach all day or go snorkelling in the clear blue waters of Koh Samui.
Jetting off to Koh Samui with your family on that well deserved beach holiday, you may want to consider a family villa for some fun in the sun without the cost and inconvenience of multiple hotel rooms or an expensive suite.
With our range of Samui family villas available, you can select a villa that caters for your family’s needs and preferences while still maintaining the holiday budget.
Samui family villas are available throughout the island, with a range of facilities and services to ensure that your holiday experience is as hassle free and enjoyable as you would expect. Travelling with your family is not always the most relaxing experience, with irritable kids and demanding teens wanting immediate attention. At a Samui family villa, you can rest assured that all the necessary amenities are on your doorstep should you not want to venture beyond the villa. From baby-sitting services to in-villa spa treatments, our Samui family villas ensure that every guest is catered for in the villa.
Our range of Samui family villas means that you can select a villa on the white sandy beaches of Koh Samui or venture further inland for a more peaceful setting surrounded by a private pool and picturesque tropical gardens, overlooking the central mountain. Satellite television, air conditioning and the additional living area, will ensure that your family feels the flexibility and freedom that they enjoy at home with the additional scenery and activities of a tropical island. If you want to spend a little more, luxury Samui family villas can provide you with additional services like a gourmet chef to prepare your meals and concierge service to assist with holiday activities.
Our Samui family villas are the perfect holiday accommodation to enjoy a peaceful family vacation while catering for every family member’s individual needs. Whether you spend a monsoon rainy day indoors with the family or venture out to explore the beautiful island, staying at a Samui family villa allows you to choose your holiday experience.