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10 Best HomeAway/Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Koh Samui, Thailand - Updated 2021

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Considered as the second largest island in The Land of Smile, Koh Samui boasts pristine white beaches, mountainous rainforest, and a dazzling orange sunset that is so beautiful it almost looks like it’s been photoshopped. If one thing is crystal clear, it’s that there s no doubt that this paradise is a favorite destination among locals and tourists alike to experience a unique laid-back tropical escape. Elope in this haven surrounded with lush greens and turquoise water while discovering everything it has to offer. Experience the hospitality of Thai people. We know that good things are meant to be shared, so check out this list of best HomeAway vacation rentals in Koh Samui, Thailand for your next vacation.

1. Elegant and sparkling clean private rental (from USD 44)

Spend the holiday in this villa just five minutes’ walk away from the beach. Relax in a house designed in a modern style with a touch of contemporary Thai surrounded by a breathtaking view of the lush forest and coconut trees. After exploring Chiang Mai, reward yourself with complete rest in the bedroom with a king-sized bed. It also has a polished concrete closet and wardrobe. Lie on the beach chair and soak up the sun anywhere in the long terrace with a beautiful swimming pool or just sit back and cool down in the covered patio with plenty of plush chairs.

2-8 pers - Baan Sawadee villa + pool + 7 min walk to beach / walk to the beach
42 reviews
villa 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
and it was so much appreciated
We enjoyed time relaxing at our very own fabulous pool and we also did plenty of excursions
Host:
She helped arrange transportation and overall was very friendly
She really went out of her way to help us have a nice holiday
and she also arranged our transportation and excursions
Emma was also extremely helpful throughout our stay
Emma was fantastic Very attentive and full of tips for local exploration restaurants snorkeling elephant sanctuary
Location:
Location was not on beach but close enough to walk (10 minutes)
nothing is too far away on the island
It was very clean and beautiful like the pictures and in a really nice location The beach is walking distance and there is a lot to offer in the area
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2. Cozy house with panoramic sea view and sunset (from USD 278)

Have the perfect escape with your family in this villa located on a hill north of Koh Samui island. Enjoy the quietness of the area and its panoramic views of Thong Song Bay or take time traipsing under the shade of palm trees and tropical greens. Get those tan lines you wish to achieve in the roof solarium or in the pool area with lounging chairs while sipping a tropical cocktail to replenish your body fluids. Take advantage of the designated parking area and rent a car or a scooter to explore more of Koh Samui’s attractions.

pano seaview, Bophut Hill, 50% discount or more , just ask for details
31 reviews
villa 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
this villa is immaculate with many extras including large smart TV you will definitely feel comfortable and relaxed
With 3 large bedrooms all with ensuite
We really enjoyed the scooter up and down the hill
The villa was of very good size immaculate and well kept throughout our stay
and we did not want to leave
Host:
I agree with all the wonderful things everyone else has said about the house: magnificent views
My family spent over 3 weeks
drinks and snacks helped us rent a scooter and dropped us off at the airport Thank you for your kindness
The hosts are very helpful and help you with what you want during your stay here/ Gunnar
Very beautiful location with a very nice host
Location:
The villa is located slightly uphill in the mountains but not far from the pulse along the beaches and the main street
The silence and seclusion were particularly appreciated
There are many beaches to choose from and they are only 10-20 min away from the villa by car
Koh Samui is not a special big island and there is a lot to do if you do not want to live at the beautiful pooland
excellent layout convenient for families well-maintained excellent location close to everything you want to do in Ko Samui (near Bophut)
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3. Stunning villa with a rustic touch (from USD 222)

Take delight in the stunning views of the ocean and the mountain in this beautiful villa offering daily enjoyment from morning until sunset. Feel welcome as soon as you enter the spacious living room with its sparkling clean flooring and glass wall allowing natural lighting in the entire space. Have fun under the sun while dipping in the pool or just sit back and relax in the beach chair while admiring the nature around you. Gather around the rustic dining area for a sumptuous meal before heading to your room for complete rest after touring around.

House / Villa - Maenam -Koh Samui
24 reviews
villa 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The top floor en suite bedrooms have their own balcony
due famiglie con 1 bambina ciascuno e la casa
not that it feels like it is needed
but we would definetly not take one of the ressorts
a five stars ressorts on koh samui
Cleanliness:
the house was very clean
very quiet house cleaned twice per week house full of clean towels
Host:
The housekeeping was perfect and also the owner is very helpful
security is very good with on site guarding
We arrived on a delayed evening flight from Hong Kong and were met by Franco the owner A friendly and congenial man who escorted us to the house
au answered any queries we had promptlyNearest beach is
we were on our own and had all the house pool and views for us alone
Location:
is the best way to get to and from the house from the main road below
"We spend three weeks in Villa Sunset and had a great time If you are looking for a peaceful time surrounded by nature thats the place to be
The house has amazing views out over forest and coconut plantation to the coast and islands beyond
un lotissement tres calme a environ 1km de la mer 20mn
Il proprietario e' molto disponibile e anche
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4. Stylish retreat house in lush tropical setting (from USD 261)

Enjoy a feeling of complete peace and tropical tranquility in this haven located in the prestigious northeastern part of Koh Samui. Enjoy the luxurious style of the entire villa, thoughtfully designed and decorated in an ambient blend of Thai culture and natural materials. Have a splash in the private pool surrounded with lounge chairs and a parasol, perfect for sunbathing. The house is well-stocked and fully furnished with exceptional amenities inside and outside but if you need to leave the place, all you need is an easy walking distance away. A range of bars and restaurants along Bangrak beach is easily accessible.

Luxury villa with private pool, set in lush tropical surroundings
23 reviews
villa 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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although low cost - the friendlyness of the peolpe the overall serenity - the modern shopping facilities
private access to the beach was an added bonus
are not disturbing at all - the quiteness of the area - the friendliness of the housekeepers gardeners
There are two buildings; one two storey with a huge bedroom on each floor with large individual bathrooms and a separate single storey building with huge combined living/dining/kitchen area
The villa is very private and quiet
Cleanliness:
immaculately clean and very well furnished
The property was exactly as advertised
Host:
Host and property manager were extremely helpful and knowledgeable advising us which restaurants and beaches to visit
We especially loved the beautiful garden with his pool and the big sala - just amazing The friendliness of the housekeepers
The pool is a gem as well
The owner was really nice and helpful regarding recommendations on places to visit etc
She arranged our pick up at the airport
Location:
The customer service received from Sue and Jesper from booking to leaving the villa
The propery it very well located very near to Fisherman's village with his many restaurants and shops
It is located in a safe and quiet neighborhood with seawiev from the balcony
it's just a short walk through the gated community to the perfect beach and easy walking distance to a range of bars and restaurants along Bangrak beach
the location is central but tucked away enough to get away from the hustle and bustle
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5. Stunning haven complete with jungle landscape (from USD 847)

Pack your bags and head straight to this villa located in the hills among the coconut groves, 80 meters (262.46 feet) above sea level. Enjoy a majestic night overlooking the stunning panoramic ocean views and coastline of Chaweng Noi beach visible from all living areas of the house through the floor-to-ceiling sun-paradise sliding windows. Take a dip in the infinity swimming pool equipped with four Jacuzzi jets or just enjoy the sun on the beach chair with a complimentary beach towel. Make use of the adjacent covered patio near the pool to cool down during the summer months especially if the sun is scorching hot.

Exquisite 850sqm, 6 Bedroom Luxury Villa, chaweng Noi, Pool, Pool Table, Seaview
21 reviews
villa 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
Most bedrooms have their own bathroom too
The highlight would be the pool and outdoor area
The villa was spotless and the fridge was stocked up enough until you went shopping the next day which was nice
Most important for us were the very comfy beds and every room had its own bathroom
The villa itself was fantastic for just relaxing in and taking in the stunning views
Cleanliness:
The house is well stocked and the rooms were well
the restaurants there are fantastic and the pace of the place is so laid back and chilled
Host:
When we got there we were greeted and help was sooo easily available to help us get help booking a boat
we had food delivered to us from the bottom of the hill
fun pool table huge high tech pool
very clean well-maintained new furnishings great outdoor areas and balconies --
and so so much more
Location:
Villa Jaliza is close enough to the action and just far enough from the action
but the location is convenient very close to Chaweng town and the service was great
The Villa is located close to the beaches and close to the local attractions and the Chaweng night life I would recommend any family or group to stay at Jaliza
Assistance was only a phone call away
Our Group of 8 arrived at the Villa and were blown away by the amazing sea views
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6. Teak house with magical views of the sea (from USD 155)

Move at ease in this typical teak house villa that can accommodate up to eight guests nestled in the heart of Indu Beach Ban Makham. Make the most of the amazing 180-degree view of the bay of Nathon while enjoying the sea breeze in the large teak terrace complete with table and chairs perfect for dining out. Cool down in the lovely community pool placed at the footsteps of the villa or walk straight to the beach which is only 30 meters (32.8 yards) away to feel the sand under your feet. Take time to breathe in the fresh air in the well-maintained garden and drive a few kilometers for a good selection of beach restaurants and stores.

3 bedroom villa, amazing waterfront view
20 reviews
villa 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
Most of the time the ceiling fans and the bedroom AC kept it comfortable
The water was hot in the shower
The terrace of the villa
the kitchen has everything you need to cook meal
The villa is rather large and very cozy very comfortable beds
Cleanliness:
There were plenty of towels for showers and the pool
It was exactly what we wanted; a really quiet location with incredible seaviews and constant breeze (no mosquitoes while we were there)
All the rooms had lovely ceiling fans
Host:
She is always very friendly with attentive attitude to the guests
Ruhig gelegen perfekt zum Ferien
The owner was quite helpful and answered all our queries very promptly "
Dominique communicated with us when we got to the villa
anymore we enjoyed being the only ones in the sea
Location:
The nearest supermarket is Tesco Lotus in Nathon which is about 7 min by car or 45 min by walk 2)
There were some yummy restaurants within walking distance
so it takes quite a lot time to walk to the nearest shop and/or restaurant (quite far and a lot of stray dogs along the way)
The house has a gas grill (on demand) which we used to roast meat and seafood
The villa has a good wifi internet connection
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7. Tastefully decorated island apartment (from USD 77)

Feel welcome in this immaculate, well-appointed villa close to the best restaurants, beaches, and bustling nightlife of the island. Witness the jaw-dropping sunset every day in the terrace or have a dip in the swimming pool while sipping a glass of wine under the night sky. Start your day with a nice breakfast in the covered patio and enjoy the panoramic views of the ocean and the trees swaying to the calming sea breeze. Make sure to rent a car to fully discover the hidden gems of Koh Samui including the beautiful waterfalls and the adjoining beach that are not far from the villa.

Apartment/ flat - Ban Taling Ngam
14 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
There are 2 spacious bedrooms each with a bathroom a large living room with an open kitchen that provides all you need
we enjoyed the pool at night with the music Good for couples
All you need is a car or a scutter because to walk to the first store or to the beach
Host:
and we are delighted with his hospitality and kindness
We were all alone and free
Outside is a spacious terrace with pool and sitting area with fantastic sea and jungle views
There are also many restaurants close to the beach where we enjoyed our days For sleeping nights
Location:
Those who looking for a vacation without stress but also a great time then Mr Patrick's destination is in the right place
it is also beautifully peaceful and there are no boring mosquitoes or bugs neither at night nor over the day
The car definitely needs to explore the whole island with all its beautiful beaches (some and nearby ) Or the beautiful waterfalls that are not far from the villa
We met Mr Patrick's last day
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8. Splendid villa on the beach (from USD 222)

Close to the Bay of Nathon and the islands of Anthong National Park, enjoy a luxurious stay in this beautiful villa set on the edge of the beach. Soak up the sunlight in the infinity saltwater pool or lay down on a beach chair set in a lush garden and grassy lawn while admiring the ocean views. Have an exquisite meal in the terrace or on the outside lounge with center table and plush chairs after a tiring day of exploring the island. If you don’t have time to prepare a gourmet dinner, several small restaurants are within walking distance along the beach to satisfy your hunger in an instant.

Luxurious villa on the beach, infinity pool, exceptional views
19 reviews
villa 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
Aircon was efficient being complimented with ceiling fans in all bedrooms kitchen and living area
The villa is just as in the pictures
- There were few leakages from roof in the passageway and one of the bathroom
Still I would like to highlight few minor issues and points for visitors - Use of mosquito repellant
It was very spacious lots of room excellent
Host:
When arriving to the villa we were greeted by Mrs Fon and her brother who made our vacation even more memorable
We could always contact them if we had any questions
As mentioned before the villa is very well designed and maintained Being of modern asthetics but still creating an authentic thai feel
The location is directly on the beach and the hotel next door delivers great food/drinks to the gate The communication with the owner prior to our stay was very reassuring and the replies to our ...
They helped with everything from booking massages in the villa to excursions
Location:
it is perfectly built for families
And we made good use of the several small restaurants within walking distance along the beach
part of a private development and half a dozen or so excellent restaurants within walking distance Highly recommended Car needed
kitchen and above all fantastic location Just next to sea it was really a wonderful and once in a lifetime experience
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9. Luxurious sea-view villa oozing with class (from USD 449)

Indulge in the exceptional view of Angthong National Marine Park and its breathtaking sunsets while staying in this classical standalone villa. Sleep like a baby in a comfy bed with upscale Italian bedding or just feast your eyes in the scenic views of nature through the floor-to-ceiling glass window of your room. If the sun is too hot to handle, gather around the living area for some tropical refreshments while relaxing on the plush seaters. Beat the heat in the panoramic swimming pool which merges with the sea creating a magical feel while having a drink and enjoying the refreshing sea breeze.

N1! Best reviews Homeliday! Classical stand alone luxury sea view villa.
Ban view talay 61/21 moo 5 Po box 103 tanbol angtong Koh Samui, Surat thani, 84140 Thailande
59 reviews
House 11 Guests 4 Bedrooms 12 Bathrooms

10. Spacious beachfront villa with infinity pool (from USD 233)

Swim to your heart’s content while staying in this villa situated in an absolute beachfront position with a private swimming pool and easy access to Koh Samui attractions. Relax in a spacious living room with comfy sectionals while admiring the interior of the entire house that is made of wood and superbly warm adding to its welcoming feel. Tuck into a comfy bed inside a spacious room with a high ceiling and a glass wall allowing natural lighting and picturesque views of nature outside. Gather around in the expansive terrace while savoring the warm breeze of the ocean or just simply watch the kids play on the beach.

SPLENDID VILLA 1st line with private pool / 8 pers.
17 reviews
House 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
Interresting the big Jacuzzi on the upper terrace mainly at dawn
The master bedroom is superb with a beautifull view on the sea
The swimming pool of the resort is fully flourished a pleasure to use after snorkeling in the sea
All the rooms were comfortable and we had plenty of space
et donc des chaussures sont parfois necessaire pour se
Host:
Very good quality/price
We all spent terrific vacations in Laguna Sun and for sure will come back next year
There was a great outdoor grilling area and a well appointed kitchen
The owner provided a first class service
agreable De la terrace de la Villa on assiste a de magnifiques couchers de soleil L''equipement est moderne
Location:
This area is away from the busier Chaweng area but you can get almost anywhere within 30 minutes
The maid service is perfect and very discrete
l''eau le long du bord de mer Plusieurs restaurants autour donc on a peu bouge et on s''est beaucoup relaxe Pour faire la fete il faut aller a Chaweng (15mn en taxi)
Nous avons tous passe un merveilleux sejour a Laguna Sun merci Marianne (la proprio)
On y retourne l''annee prochaine "
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Enjoy the summertime in Koh Samui

Whether by the pool or on the beach, it is easy to enjoy this part of the tropics. Achieve a golden tan and make great memories in this paradise. What are you waiting for? Book a flight to Thailand now and consider staying in one of these HomeAway vacation rentals in Koh Samui for your upcoming holiday.

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