Top 11 Luxury Beachfront Villas In Koh Samui - Updated 2024

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Koh Samui is Thailand’s second-largest island and is a thriving culmination of budget and luxury options. Are you planning your Koh Samui itinerary? From white sandy beaches to bustling streets with plenty of opportunity for exploring the ocean, you will be spoilt for choice both onshore and offshore. You could visit the Ang Thong Marine National Park, swim in the Na Muang waterfalls, or even visit one of the quaint fishermen villages. There are many luxury resorts and villas dotted around, but how do you know that you are truly booking the best of the best? Well, it’s simple… if you don’t know where to stay, simply book one of these top luxury beachfront villas in Koh Samui - we know that you won’t be disappointed.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 02, 2024.

1. Villa Akuvara (from USD 693)

Aptly named “The Sea” in ancient Sanskrit, this elite property could not be more beachfront if you tried. Located on Lipa Noi, the quietest beach on the whole of Koh Samui, this villa is looking to the future. The ultra-modern design and expanses of glass demands respect across the four pavilions. Sleeping up to eleven guests looking for a private and tranquil beach holiday, you can sit back and relax in the comfortable soft-seat lounge, landscaped terrace area, or in the relaxation areas of the bedrooms. Villa Akuvara creates a peaceful bubble around its guests; you should have no doubts that you will be expertly looked after by the staff and 5-star chefs.

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Akuvara - SHA Extra Plus

Wifi Available

Address: 58/27 Moo 2, Lipa Noi,
9.66 km (6.1 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Room service Garden Non-smoking rooms Fishing Babysitting/child services Laundry Dry cleaning

2. Baan Hinta (from USD 1354)

Nestled on top of giant granite boulders with a fine sandy beach in Lamai, this luxurious five-bedroom, six-bathroom property is the perfect base point for your vacation. Known for its breathtaking and creative architecture, this property features swooping roofs which create a sense of space in the common areas, and intimacy in the bedrooms. Up to ten guests can share this spacious Koh Samui luxury villa, and enjoy relaxing in the bright living room, open kitchen, lounge, and landscaped poolside terrace. There is an expansive wooden dining table for up to 20 guests and an outdoor cinema area that uses the in-house projector. An additional unique factor of this expansive property is the children’s bedroom, which features a glass wall allowing them to see under the water in their own private aquarium.

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Baan Hinta

Wifi Available

Address: Lamai, Koh Samui, Suratthani
8.4 km (5.3 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Babysitting/child services Laundry Free parking Internet services

3. Villa U (from USD 741)

Located in the Lipa Noi, this stunning Koh Samui beach villa hosts eight people perfectly, and it’s nestled on the island’s white sands. Other than incredible views, an infinity pool and immaculate interior design, this property is also popular for its blend of tropical living with modern amenities. There is a 55 inch (140 cm) 3D television with over 200 channels, a 42 inch (107 cm) Smart television, and a Bluetooth Boom Box to make good use of. You will also have a villa manager who can help organize activities and deal with any specific inquiries.

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Villa U - Beachfront Haven

Wifi Available

Address: 9/8 Moo, Koh Samui, Suratthani
11.03 km (6.9 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Free parking Internet services Safety deposit box

4. Lotus Samui (from USD 437)

Looking forward to a beachy vacation in Koh Samui? At Lotus Samui, you’ll be just across Maenam Beach, so be sure to pack extra sunscreen and swimwear - you’ll surely spend hours dozing on a beach towel or getting some sun by the pool. The Gardenia villa is perfect for a family of 4, while the Lotus and Banyan villas can sleep a big group of 10. In-room continental breakfast is available so no need to fuss about where to get your first meal of the day! Guests can also opt to upgrade their stay with car hire and massage services for an additional fee.

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Lotus Samui Luxury Beach Villas

Wifi Available

Address: 12/61 Moo 5, Moo 5, Mae Nam Beach, Koh Samui, Suratthani
18.75 km (11.7 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Babysitting/child services Laundry

5. Villa La Lagune (from USD 1169)

This rental is nestled in Bang Kao, a relatively untouched area of Koh Samui. Sitting on Laem Set beach, this property is surrounded by luscious tropical gardens and offers a sense of secludedness. Villa La Lagune offers a sense of relaxation, from the neutral tones and wooden interiors which perfectly align with the outside view to the home cinema. Walking through the villa gates, you’ll see the private tennis courts and specialist wrap around bi-folding doors from the living/dining area. There is also a private swimming pool, flat screen television, and Bose sound system, so with no-one nearby to hear you, you can unwind until your heart is content.

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La Lagune

Wifi Available

Address: Laem Set, Koh Samui
4.34 km (2.7 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Tennis court Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Babysitting/child services Laundry

6. Luxury three-bedroom villa

This luxury private villa in Koh Samui is technically composed of two pavilions. The property is nestled in a secluded beach area and offers space for up to six guests in total. The infinity pool is a staple facility of the property, and the clear turquoise colouring is replicated throughout. The villa itself is bright, spacious, and colourful, with sliding glass doors that welcome the outside in. The master bedroom has an incredible hot tub and a private balcony which is ideal for enjoying the morning sun. The modern kitchen is well equipped with all necessary equipment, although, if you do not feel like cooking you can request a private cook. Or, you can enjoy a BBQ on the specialized garden deck.

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Ko Samui, Chang Wat Surat Thani, Thailand
17.71 km (11.0 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So
101 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire villa 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi was great with multiple devices streaming
the rooms are big spacious with comfortable beds and air conditioning
we had a gorgeous view of the beach and a nice pool
the view to the sea is also really amazing but not for swim
the pool area beach and views are amazing we did not want to leave
the villa she cleaned very clean
the room is beautiful clean and comfortable
ann was very helpful and kept the house spotless for us
the house is absolutely fantastic modern with local touches exceptionally clean and equipped with everything you need
it was clean nice beds cosy livingroom and a stunning view
lada the manager was very helpful and informative throughout our entire stay
lada the host is also very responsive and very helpful
ann (the host) was fantastic
michael lada and ann were wonderful hosts
ann property manager who lives on site was extremely helpful and resourceful
the villa and location were superb
perfect private location away from the crowded beaches
there are several restaurants within walking distance that we tried and enjoyed
the lemon grass villa is such a great place to stay
his villa is just fantastic it is located in a very nice and calm neighbourhood
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7. Villa Yanisa (from USD 111)

This secluded modern villa has been expertly designed to keep a traditional Thai feel. With its four-poster-beds, carved wooden furnishings, and sunny balcony area, this villa is an ideal vacation rental for five guests. The floor to ceiling glass allows light to stream through the property and the direct access to the beach will have you jumping for joy. For a quiet evening, sit on the balcony and watch the beautiful sunset. The on-site hot tub means that you can enjoy a glass of champagne whatever the season.

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17.82 km (11.1 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So
58 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 2 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we also found a lot of useful information in the folder in the dining room
the house was wonderful and comfortable with a great view and on the beach look forward to next trip
the beds were very comfy and having two lounges was great
the house is in a quiet place facing the sea a beautiful swimming pool
we love the kitchen two bedrooms and private swimming pool
the pool was very clean and great for kids
it is absolutely clean and you'll find everything you need
you can also see the clean and quiet sea in your room
pool was nice and clean and view from the room was very nice
the host was easy to contact with questions and he was very attentive to us
overall hosts were very considerate and were available for any needs
a really fantastic villa with nice owners
our hosts could not have been more helpful and accessible
first the owner arranged free pick up from the airport
there are amazing restaurants within walking distance and a nice supermarket a few minutes drive away
please be aware that it is located a bit away from chaweng and other busy places
the location with a car is great
location is perfect for those who look for quiet surroundings
we definitely recommend this unique place
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8. Baan Ban Buri (from USD 598)

This premier beachfront villa is located on the beachfront of Bophut. The contemporary decor of the property has a fresh, modern feel. The eye-catching bedrooms feature predominantly a white theme with splashes of red or black colouring. The main common-area pavilion is an expansive space with a well-fitted Western kitchen. The use of unique wooden carvings give a homely sense; the property feels warm and welcoming. Outside, the infinity pool and sala dominate the attention before leading you through a private entrance to the beach. This chic villa can be enjoyed by up to eight guests.

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Koh Samui, Surat Thani, Thailand
18.31 km (11.4 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So
1 review   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
the villa was very very clean - it is professionally managed and the service is fantastic
the villa is in a good location - just near to w samui in bophut area
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9. Villa Kirana (from USD 1458)

In the stunning tropical setting of Laem Sor, Koh Samui is this beachside retreat. The first-class facilities and dramatic 20 meter (65 foot) panoramic ocean views are just two reasons that this six-bedroom, open plan property is one of the best rentals on the island of Koh Samui. With a strong focus on combining the sense of space from outside to the interior design, you get a true sense of free-flowing space. The impressive 18 meter (59 foot) long infinity pool and smaller children’s pool make this location ideal for a luxurious family holiday. The relaxing bedrooms are designed in separate pavilions, and included in each is comfortable bedding alongside an inside and outside relaxation area. Relaxation is at the heart of this property and your dedicated staff, including a gourmet chef, are on hand to ensure that relaxation is exactly what happens.

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10. Baan Lucia (from USD 622)

This well-equipped, luxurious ten guest property is located on the Bangrak Beach. This property is ideal for those of you who are seeking not only relaxation but also some of the additional amenities that come from a near urban location. It is in close proximity to the main tourist attractions such as the Big Buddha and Plai Laem Temple. The property is split into three main pavilions and can host up to ten guests in total. The stunning ocean-view extends to a number of the spacious but cozy rooms and you’re enticed outside by the open-air dining area.

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Baan Lucia

Wifi Available

Address: Bang Rak beach, Koh Samui
18.52 km (11.6 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Restaurant Room service 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Fishing

11. Ban Laem Sor (from USD 706)

The concept for this villa is tropical living fused with the outside world. Split into four grand pavilions, the property can accommodate up to eight people and is ideal for two families with children or a group of friends. A priority of the design is to enable guests to have more outside relaxation space so that you can unwind with nature. This sense of ‘outside’ has been expertly carried through the property using the finest wood as flooring and furnishings. The private infinity pool is adjacent to a colourful garden with a sala area and there are many unique, one-of-a-kind items.

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Ban Laem Sor - Tropical Beachfront Retreat

Wifi Available

Address: 75/2 Moo 4 
1.19 km (0.8 mi) from Wat Phra Chedi Laem So

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services BBQ facilities Car hire WiFi Available

The ideal formula: luxury villa + ocean views = perfect vacation

We all love a beach holiday, one where the postcard will make your friends at home green with envy. Believe us when we say that each of these stunning properties will do more than that. These have been selected as the best of the best, so not only will you make your friends jealous but you’ll also experience one of the best holidays in a relaxing beachfront villa for rent in Koh Samui. It is the ideal formula, so book today and send your worries far, far away.

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