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Top 10 Luxury Beachfront Villas In Koh Samui

Katie
Updated Apr 24, 2019

Koh Samui is Thailand’s second largest island and is a thriving culmination of budget and luxury options. 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… book one of the top 10 luxury beachfront villas below and we know that you won’t be disappointed.

1. Villa U

Located in the Lipa Noi on the Western-side of the Koh Samui area, this stunning villa hosts eight people perfectly and is nestled into a white sandy beach. 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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2. Baan Hinta (from USD 1996)

Nestled on top of giant granite boulders with a fine sandy beach in Lamai, Koh Samui, 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 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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3. Villa Kirana (from USD 1654)

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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4. Villa Akuvara (from USD 564)

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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5. Ban Laem Sor

The concept for this beachfront 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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6. Villa La Lagune (from USD 1174)

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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7. Baan Ban Buri (from USD 871)

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.

Baan Ban Buri
Bo Put, Surat Thani, Thailand
Private room in villa 4 beds 8 guests 4 bedrooms 4 bathrooms

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8. Baan Lucia

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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9. Villa Yanisa (from USD 129)

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.

Thai Style Villa Yanisa, Indu Beach
28 reviews
Entire house 2 beds 5 guests

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10. Luxury three-bedroom villa (from USD 361)

The villa grounds are 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 Jacuzzi bathtub 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.

Private Beach-front 3BR villa, large infinity pool
39 reviews
Entire villa 4 beds 6 guests

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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, luxurious villas in Koh Samui will do more than that. These properties 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. It is the ideal formula, so book today and send your worries far, far away.

This article was originally published on Apr 18, 2018

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