Agent Tools & Info - Asia - Thailand - Koh Samui

    

KOH SAMUI

Koh Samui is Thailand's second largest island, with palm fringed beaches, alongside mountainous dense rainforest. With a relaxed atmosphere that offers something for every traveller from partying singles to relaxing family holidays, budget accommodation to luxury resorts & villas.

Koh Samui is also the gateway to Ang Thong Park, Koh Tao and Koh Phangan, famous for it's full moon beach parties

Weather -

Best time to visit December - February. Warm, little rain, calm seas and light winds

Hottest time March - May / Rainy season September - November

Peak Travel Season - Jun - July

Key Booking Period - Feb - Mar

Average Length of Stay - 7 days

KOH SAMUI BEACHES

Chaweng Beach - The biggest and busiest area on Koh Samui with the largest number of accommodation options. Chaweng is the most popular spot for nightlife and more options than any other beach on Koh Samui, with pubs, dance bars, restaraunts catering to all tastes.

Top Selling Hotels

Baan Samui Resort (V) - An affordable resort, with a beachfront restaurant, swimming pool & pool bar. Located on the main street making it a great location for shopping or a night out at the pubs & clubs

Nora Beach Resort & Spa (P) - Surrounded by lush tropical gardens on the northern end of Chaweng Beach with it's beachfront location giving it a sense of a private beach.

Chaweng Regent Beach Resort (I) - A great central location with  a beach front position, surrounded by gardens, tranquil and private with a boutique feeling.

Bophut Beach - One of the oldest areas on Koh Samui with the Fisherman's Village centrally located on the beach, lined with old wooden Chinese shop-houses, boutique stores & trendy restaurants. Friday night's the streets are closed to traffic and becomes a walking street market.

Top Selling Hotels

Bandara Resort & Spa (P) - A modern resort with a local feel, with a central & quiet location and easy access to shopping and restaurants and 2 beachfront pools & large gardens make it an ideal property for all guests.

Melati Beach Resort & Spa (I) - A beachfront resort located on an exclusive beach with white sands and a crystal clear blue sea. A destination resort for relaxtion & indulgence.

Hua Thanon - A quiet  beach, that is still home to a traditional fishing village, with there elegantly painted kor lae boats and fish market. There are a number of  luxury boutique resorts in this area.

Top Selling Hotel -

X2 Koh Samui (I) - An all villa boutique luxury resort, with the majority of them pool villas. The resort also offers an "Unlimited Spa Treatment" rate, a unique offering not offered at other properties

Taling Ngam - A picturesque beach surrounded by jungle, the nearest town is 30 minutes away and Chaweng an hour away. Dotted with high end luxury resorts making for a relaxing break away from the hustle and bustle with stunning views over the Marine National Park.

Top Selling Hotel -

InterContinental Samui (I) - Set amongst the cliffs of Taling Ngam with views over the Gulf of Thailand, this resort offers luxurious seclusion, surrounded by lush tropical gardens in it's own private bay. Named on a list of "1000 Places to See Before You Die"