Ko Samui is the second largest island in Thailand and is set in the Gulf of Thailand on the east coast. The island is renowned for its palm-fringed, beautiful beaches and turquoise waters, as well as the surrounding coconut groves and dense, lush rainforest. There are a number of luxurious resorts on the island and upmarket spas. Visitors can enjoy the sun, sand, and nightlife at Chaweng Beach, or head to the Fisherman’s Village in Bophut to browse the local food and gifts on offer. There are a number of temples to visit, including the Wat Phra Ya, a large golden statue of Buddha, and the Wat Plai Laem, a temple complex with a lake and statue. When visiting this beautiful part of the world, stay in luxury and style at one of the top Airbnb Luxe accommodations in Ko Samui, Thailand. Scroll below to view our top picks.
This beautiful, contemporary designer villa is located on a hillside close to the Big Buddha Temple in Bophut, Ko Samui. The property is surrounded by lanterns and statues, as well as alfresco showers with a spa-like environment. Guests can enjoy yoga at the fish and turtle pond, or dive into the infinity pool. A private Thai chef will prepare the barbeque ready for dining with dramatic sea views. Guests can enjoy a shuttle service to Choeng Mon Beach, which is 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the villa. The property has three bedrooms and four bathrooms and sleeps six guests in comfort. The property features a surround sound system, an Apple TV, and a DVD player, and each bedroom features a TV. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.
Villa BelleBophut, Koh Samui, Thailand
Sky Dream Villa is perched in an idyllic spot high up on a hillside above the Gulf of Thailand. The property offers stunning panoramic views being close to the beach, golf courses and all the attractions of the area. The interiors have cathedral-like ceilings and plenty of airy space, perfect for rest and rejuvenation. English-speaking staff is there to cater to your every whim. Floor-to-ceiling windows in the living and dining areas look on to the view, while artwork lines the interior walls. The villa has a chef’s kitchen and an outdoor kitchen, as well as a barbeque area. Guests can enjoy a home theater, a wine cellar, and a game room.
Sky Dream VillaChang Wat Surat Thani, Thailand
Perched above the Gulf of Thailand, Villa Moon Shadow is located minutes from Chaweng Beach. The airy main living area opens to a sundeck with an infinity pool overlooking the sea and the surrounding lush hillside. The views are breathtaking across the Gulf of Thailand and the coastline. The cool and spacious living room has comfortable sofas and a satellite TV, while the gourmet kitchen offers a selection of chef-grade appliances. The dining room seats eight. The master suite offers a king-size bed and a balcony with a sea view, as well as an en suite bathroom with a deep-soaking tub. Each of the three other bedrooms features a private bathroom and a balcony.
Villa Moon ShadowT. Bophut, Chaweng Noi, Koh Samui, Suratthani, Thailand
YO Villa is perched on the hillside in the Plai Laem area overlooking the sea and the neighboring islands. The property offers luxurious accommodation for up to eight guests and the serves of a chef, a housekeeper and a villa manager. Guests can relax on the terrace by the infinity pool or enjoy a barbeque. More relaxation is available in the living area, with its home theater and fitness center. Free Wi-Fi and TVs are available throughout the villa, and each bedroom features a king-size bed and an en suite bathroom.
YO VillaKoh Samui, Chang Wat Surat Thani, Thailand
Raku offers designer Thai architecture and is perched on a hillside overlooking the sea and Angthong Marine Park. Vjp Sunset Beach is within walking distance. Guests can relax in the L-shaped infinity pool and gaze at the sea below. Meals are cooked by a private chef and served in the dining room or in the alfresco lounge with views. Interiors overlook garden nooks and inner courtyards, while bedrooms open to a terrace with views. The villa sleeps 8 guests in 4 bedrooms with 4.5 bathrooms.
RakuMaenam, Koh Samui, Thailand
Villa Ella is perched on a quiet hillside overlooking Chaweng Bay, with panoramic sea views from the floor-to-ceiling windows. Attentive personnel looks after up to eight guests. The villa is set on three levels, with the middle level featuring an infinity pool and comfortable loungers. The property features a hot tub and a barbeque area. All four bedrooms offer a bath with a view. Smart TV and Wi-Fi are available throughout the home.
Villa EllaChaweng Noi Beach, Koh Samui, Surat Thani, Thailand
Villa Dahlia is a modern accommodation nestled on a hillside above Thongson Beach and is close to the Wat Plai Laem Buddhist temple. The property offers a spacious terrace with an infinity pool overlooking the sea. The chef’s kitchen offers everything a gourmet chef could desire and features a breakfast bar and dining area for up to eight guests. The comfortable living area features a TV with satellite and cable channels. Bedroom suites open to oceanfront balconies, and each has its own private bathroom. Air conditioning and free Wi-Fi are available throughout the home.
Villa DahliaPlai Laem, Ko Samui, Thailand
Villa Beige is a white modern home perched on the cliffs among the lush tropical greenery. The villa offers stunning ocean views and access to its own private beach. The spacious living and entertainment area features a home theater with an iPod dock and a DVD player, a luxurious seating, and a dining area. The gourmet kitchen is a chef’s dream, and guests can enjoy the use of a barbeque grill outside. There is a sauna on site. Each of the four luxurious and spacious bedrooms features sea views, an outdoor area, and a private bathroom.
Villa BeigeKoh Samui, Surat thani, Thailand
Nojoom Hills is a contemporary luxury retreat set on a hillside in Bophut with views over Ko Samui Valley and the sea. Bophut Beach and Royal Samui Golf are a ten-minute walk away. A large outdoor terrace features an infinity pool and comfortable loungers, while the living area features a home theater with a smart TV. The interior features cathedral-like ceilings, a gourmet kitchen, and a breakfast bar. Each of the spacious and comfortable bedrooms features a balcony with a sea view, a smart TV, and an en suite bathroom.
Nojoom HillsT.Bophut, Koh Samui, Surat Thani, Thailand
Villa Soong at Mandalay Beach is beautifully located on the north-western coast of Ko Samui on Laem Noi Beach. This beachfront villa is spacious with beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces, a modern, gourmet kitchen, and three bedrooms, all with king-size beds and en suite bathrooms. The living room features a home theater with satellite and cable channels, a DVD player, and a Sonos sound system. There is plenty of space for outdoor living and a large swimming pool for cooling off. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout.
Mandalay Beach – Villa SoongSuratthani, Koh Samui, Thailand
Banyan Beachfront Pool Villa is a modern property designed with a vintage Thai theme. The beachfront villa offers glorious, panoramic views of the Gulf of Thailand and Koh Phangan Island. The property consists of four pavilions with a spacious, outdoor living area where guests can enjoy the use of a private lap pool, a Jacuzzi and a children’s play pool. A private chef serves delicious meals in the dining area from the gourmet kitchen. All luxuriously appointed bedrooms feature a TV and a private bathroom.
Villa Chi SamuiMae Nam, Koh Samui, Thailand
Villa Akasha is located in the quiet area of Cheong Mon on the island of Ko Samui and is a luxurious haven within walking distance to the beautiful Choeng Mon Beach. The contemporary design of the villa is in line with Thai tradition, with a spacious living area allowing coastal breezes to cool the interior. The luxurious home is surrounded by palm trees and lush gardens, as well as a large swimming pool with lounging areas. Enjoy alfresco meals cooked on the barbeque while admiring the sea views. The furnishings are contemporary and surrounded by modern art. The gourmet kitchen is a dream with all the top appliances. The dining area is next to the living area with TV. All three bedrooms feature en suite bathrooms and TVs, and Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.
Villa AkashaSurat Thani, Koh Samui, Thailand
Stay in style in Ko Samui, Thailand
Live it up this year on a gorgeous, palm-fringed island surrounded by panoramic sea views, beautiful lush greenery, infinity pools, and private beaches while staying in the best of style in one of the top Airbnb luxe accommodations in Ko Samui, Thailand.
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