Top 12 Airbnbs In Koh Tao, Thailand - Updated 2021

airbnb Ko Tao, Thailand

What do you think of having nothing to worry about for some time and instead, spending your days on a stunning island with all the beautiful nature? It is the kind of life you should enjoy every now and then. If you want to experience something awesome like that, you should visit Koh Tao island in Thailand. Pretty beaches, pretty mountains, fancy bars and pubs can be found in Koh Tao. The John Suwan View Point is a must-visit attraction. It is very easy and quick to get to the top by following the hiking trails. Once you reach the top, all your effort will be paid off. No exhaustion, only amazement. Everywhere you look, it will be lush mountains and clear blue water. Another must-visit point of interest is Ao Tanot Bay. It is recommended to snorkel and dive here. You will admire the diverse fauna and colorful corals. You can also lay down on the sands after to enjoy sunbathing. If you don’t know where to stay, keep reading to find the best Airbnbs in Koh Tao.

1. Two-bedroom villa with ocean views (from USD 224)

Splurge on your Koh Tao vacation and book this two-bedroom villa. The first bedroom and the spacious living room boast sliding doors that offer direct access to the pool and the furnished patio. Spend the morning tanning on one of the sun loungers or enjoy an alfresco breakfast next to the pool. If you’re traveling with a baby, a crib is available so you can leave your Pack ‘N Play at home. An equipped kitchen, air conditioning, and parking are all available.

Villa swimming pool ocean view
Ko Tao, Surathani, Thailand
42 reviews
Entire villa 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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sea view everywhere it's super comfortable and it has everything you need
upon check in the villa was clean and in a very good condition
bedrooms are clean beautiful and have good ac
the view is amazing the house is very clean and the infinity pool is awesome
the private pool is always clean and always the perfect temperature
the host is very welcoming and gives you nice tips
sebastien is a nice host
check-in was a breeze and the staff did everything to make us feel comfortable and welcome
this was an awesome stay mainly because the host was exceptionally cooperative
) everyone was very welcoming and accommodating
the place is absolutely gorgeous and close to everything on the island by car
) there is an amazing restaurant/view point called blue heaven which is walking distance (5 minutes
great house great location amazing pool host is very good aswell
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2. Modern apartment in the midst of a jungle (from USD 34)

Looking for a unique place to spend your Koh Tao vacation? Check out this spacious apartment nestled among the trees in the jungle. There’s one bedroom with a double bed, making it ideal for couples. Though it looks quite secluded, this Airbnb is just a short walk away from the beach and the local nightlife. If you’re looking forward to the sunset, guests have access to the property’s rooftop, and you’ll be able to get a clear view of the sun sinking behind the ocean from here.

Joy's homestay - Spacious Apartment in the Jungle
Koh Tao, Thailand
41 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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the apartment was spacious and comfortable with great wifi
however the place is very clean and felt totally safe
the place is amazing very comfortable bed and everything clean
the appartement is very beautiful (clean modern stylish)
(the sunsets from the roof are spectacular ) everything was sparkling clean and felt very fresh/modern
we felt like home in their apartment was so clean and just to recommend
joy & alf were tremendous hosts
they were so welcoming and helpful
joy was super helpful during our stay she is truly an amazing host
joy & alf are very kind
joy and alf were extremely welcoming and friendly
the location was extremely handy an easy walk to the beach and plenty of restaurants and bars close by
great place to stay in koh tao close to everything you need
location is beautiful (in nature but close to sairee beach only 10min walk)
the place was perfect for someone looking for a jungle oasis away from the tourist bustle
it's really a short walk from the beach restaurants and night life but peaceful and quiet
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3. A charming bungalow (from USD 128)

Have the ultimate nature retreat by staying at this charming Koh Tao bungalow that can accommodate up to three people. The bungalow comes with two bedrooms that overlook the pretty turquoise waters, a modern bathroom, a minibar, wireless internet and complimentary tea and coffee among others. In the morning, you can indulge in the continental breakfast served at the on-site restaurant. The beach is within walking distance and getting around should be easy as you can rent a taxi or a motorbike.

Amazing seaview Bungalow Duplex 2. Free pickup
Ko Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
93 reviews
Room in resort 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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the apartment was stunning having a breathtaking view from the bedroom
second the view from our room was breathtaking
beautiful rooms and terraces with a great view on the bay
we also stayed at the restaurant till late because of the wifi and the never complained about
really not something to complain about though just use fan and bug net around bed while you sleep
overall the accommodation was great very clean and comfortable beds
the apartement was very good and clean
kind and helpful staff
friendly and kind people they picked us up from the pier
nice people and very helpful
very friendly and helpful hosts
the friendly host give you a lot of valued information
great location close to the sea
only stayed here 2 nights but this location was amazing
the location is a little bit outside of the town so a motor scooter is a good investment
very nice view with a little beach close by
all in all this place is a comfortable and beautiful place to stay while on the island
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4. A wooden bungalow (from USD 46)

Warmth and comfort are guaranteed by this wooden bungalow that showcases a beautiful western decoration. This bungalow is ideal for solo adventurers or couples as it is equipped with a bedroom that has a king-sized bed and a bathroom. You can enjoy a delicious breakfast or savor the tranquility of the night in the terrace that boasts the views of the Sariee beach. You will also love the pretty views of the gardens that surround you. Other than that, the bungalow also offers free wireless internet and an equipped kitchen.

Cosy Wooden Jungle Bungalow with AC WiFi Hotshower
Ko Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
136 reviews
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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photos are 100% true and the wifi works totally fine
wifi was great
probably better than the wifi i have in my house in the states
the bungalow was very quiet and the wifi worked great
the room was clean and air con and wifi worked well
very clean cosy and beautiful place
scott and victoria helped very much and the apartment is very clean and comfortable
accommodation was so lovingly decorated and clean
the bungalow itself was so charming and clean
place was nice enough clean nice hammock
sam who is friend of the host picked us up from the pier
scott and victoria were great hosts
best part was the hosts who responded extremely quickly thanks for the experience
hosts were very helpful with a great welcome guide for the island
he was personable and friendly made us laugh and enjoy our time overall
gareat location and great facilities
this place exceeded our expectations great location
very nice and well decorated apartment on a great location
place is nearby to sairee beach and very accesible via motorbike which is like must hire thing
recommend getting scooter as a steep walk back from the town
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5. A beautiful bungalow (from USD 58)

Enjoy a romantic escape by staying at this beautiful Koh Tao beach bungalow that offers one spacious bedroom and one bathroom, which makes it perfect for two people. You can also have a peaceful stay as you will be surrounded by gardens. Listen only to the sound of nature waking you up every morning. Moreover, the bungalow also offers a view of the Sairee beach. As a guest at this bungalow, feel free to use other facilities such as essentials, a TV, and wireless internet.

Sea view jungle bungalow AC, WiFi and hot shower
Ko Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
117 reviews
Entire bungalow 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
the wifi worked great for simple emails and social media updates etc
the kitchen was well equipped and views from the bacon were lovely
the best part is the open kitchen with a sea view with lush green surroundings
big sun deck and a nice outdoor kitchen with fridge and smoothieblender
nice bungalow in the jungle with a great ocean view (even from the bed)
the place is clean with a spacious terrace perfect for breakfast and sunbathing
jungle villa is awsame clean with a sea view quiet pna and sun(taxi driver) were very kind
they are great hosts
thanks to the taxidriver who help me with all kind of questions i had
he was incredibly helpful to get us settled in
they were super helpful in helping out with the ferry schedule and information
she was friendly and more than fair with the price
this place is really cute and special
place was really cute and calm as well
it was a little long of a walk so i would recommend a scooter
beautiful home amazing location great staff
pretty quiet and very nice place far away of noisy bars (exactly what we have looked for)
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6. A modern and quiet apartment (from USD 38)

Enjoy a relaxed and peaceful staycation where you will be surrounded by the jungle and the hills if you book this modern and quiet apartment. Providing one bedroom and one bathroom, the apartment should be ideal for two people. Recharge yourself by sleeping on the queen-sized bed. You can also lay down on the cozy sofa when you want to relax for a bit. Feel free to use the kitchen and its utensils. In the morning, head to the balcony to enjoy the fine weather and the nature.

Koh Tao Studio Sea&Mountain View Modern&Quiet B
117 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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nice to also have brand new aircon with extra fan too incase needed
the place itself is nice and spacious with a strong air conditioning
a nice comfortable air conditioned retreat with a basic kitchen
the price is higher than your average fan room but absolutely worth it
we used her suggested taxi contact for ease because they knew how to find the room
it was a clean and cozy apartment
it was very clean
quiet clean and relaxing stay
it was perfectly clean and spacious
the bed was clean and comfortable
beautiful brand new apartments super helpful host who always made herself available to help out
amazing host really helpful and fast replies
amazing value for money and highly recommended quick responses and very helpful
penn was extremely responsive throughout our stay
we never met the host but penn was very flexible with our check in and check out times
very well located and spacious
amazing place in perfect location
new building and great location
great place location and easy check in
the location was perfect for us
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7. A paradise villa (from USD 125)

Do you know what it feels like to live in a paradise? When you live by the ocean and can marvel at the spectacular views of the ocean and its surroundings every single day. If you wish to taste paradise, you should book this Koh Tao villa. Situated on the hills, this property is perfect for four people. Facilities offered include two comfortable beds, a bathroom, a cable TV, wireless internet, and more. You can also enjoy your dishes outdoor, where you can find a complete barbecue set. The center of Sairee town can be reached within minutes by scooter or taxi.

Paradise view villa - amazing sea and island view
Ko Tao, จ.สุราษฎร์ธานี, Thailand
180 reviews
Entire villa 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
great ocean view room facilities are fully equipped
no ac was not a problem the fans and the breeze was pleasant
jaw dropping views and an extremely comfortable place to stay
the view the facility everything was just perfect
but with the 2 fan in the room you can sleep good
everything was clean tidy and well decorated
place was modern and clean
the villa was clean and included shower necessities
it was clean typical convenient a peace instant in this stressful world thank you again
amazing view clean and well equipped
nice host and accommodating staff
wendy is an amazing host
thank you for being a lovely host wendy
thank you wendy you are a perfect host
wendy provided an excellent pick up service which was very helpful when getting off the chaotic boat ramp
an amazing location at an affordable price
very few villas around which makes the place very calm
quite far from town by feet but if you're a good scooter driver then it's pretty close
definitely recommend staying at this location if you value view and seclusion over nightlife
the place was just great for a getaway from a busy life
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8. A family apartment (from USD 45)

Spend a great quality time with your family by staying at this apartment that is comfortable and spacious enough for five people. The apartment provides two bedrooms and two bathrooms along with facilities such as a large open lounge where you can enjoy your breakfast and relax, as well as wireless internet and essentials. Sairee Beach and the town center can be reached on foot. You will also find many shops near you. This is definitely one of the best places to stay in Koh Tao due to its accessibility.

Avarest Apartment, 2bedroom Garden views- Sleeps 5
Ko Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
103 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
great insider tips super air con and fans
we loved the comfortable beds modern styling cold aircon and great location
the space was clean and great air conditioning and hot water
as well as a fully equipped kitchen if you want to cook
great beds toilets and kitchen
the place was clean quiet and comfortable
there are clean towels provided soap and plenty of toilet paper
the apartment is very clean and comfortable
this flat is large clean and spacious
great location excellent communication and clean and modern space
claire and luca are great hosts
good place with nice host
she was kind enough to give us a phone with sim card as well
lukas & claire we’re extremely helpful with any questions we had
and the hosts were really really nice too
perfect apartment located in a quiet neighborhood
the location is great and quiet
the location was great and is within walking distance if you don't want to rent scooter
for us this was the perfect distance it was walkable but not in the chaos of town
nice place and close to the main beach
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9. A bamboo villa

Truly escape from your busy life and book this bamboo villa for a nature retreat in Koh Tao. You will see bamboos everywhere throughout the villa, which should make you feel relaxed and calm. The villa itself comes with one spacious bedroom along with modern amenities for your utmost comfort. For example, you can enjoy a soak in the private swimming pool. You can also unwind at the outdoor patio that is equipped with dining facilities. A balcony and an equipped kitchen are also available. Restaurants, shops and the beach are all within walking distance.

Bamboo Villa/Sairee Amazing Location!!
Ko Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
43 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
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the new villa was even bigger and had a larger pool than the original one
the villa is beautiful and very clean
absolutely unbelievable the space was utterly beautiful and cleaned daily
great hospitality and super friendly host
the host is so sweet
belynda and her staff were great
very welcoming hosts and very organized
the manager aooddy was super welcoming and helpful with local tips and generally very responsive
the location is great close enough to sairee beach but away from the noise
location of villa is strategically good
the location is perfect not far from the main interests point and plenty of shops/laundry nearby
nice house nice owners nice poll quiet place but very close to main town in island
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10. A stylish studio

Situated close to the Mae Haad Pier, this stylish studio is perfect for all kinds of travelers, including small families, couples and solo travelers. One bedroom is available and up to three people can stay at the studio. In addition, the studio is also equipped with a bathroom, a TV, wireless internet and essentials to name a few. The Mae Haad Pier and the Sairee Beach are among the must-visit attractions when you stay at the studio.

THE ACE Stylish Budget @T8 at Mae Haad Pier
Ko Tao, Surat Thani, Thailand
84 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
aircon and fan
other than that it’s got good wifi all the amenities you need
wifi air con and shower all worked great
air con and fan are working well very comfy bed and quiet area
room was nice air con worked perfectly
clean and quiet environment
place was clean and as described
fantastic room clean and modern
the apartment was super clean and easily accessible
the room is clean and neat
reached out to the host during my stay and they were very responsive
ployz is a very nice host
the comunication with the owner was fantastic i recommend it
ployz is a good host and responds to questions very quickly
ployz is also a great host and responds instantaneously if needed
great place close and central to everything you need
good location 5 min walk from the pier
the location was good near the pier and practically in the middle of town
good studio close to mae haad pier
great location surrounded by some fantastic restaurants
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11. A shared room in a bungalow

This accommodation is excellent for backpackers or those looking for a place to stay that is not too expensive. You will sleep in a shared room that can fit up to nine people. As a guest, you can enjoy facilities including two bathrooms, essentials and wireless internet. From your room, you can relax over the view of the surrounding garden.

Moov Inn Garden Hostel
63 reviews
Shared room 9 Beds 9 Guests

12. A modern house

Stay at this modern vacation rental and have a most pleasant stay in Koh Tao. The accommodation is equipped with modern furnishings and features a spacious bedroom and a clean bathroom. When you want to relax, you can curl up on the sofa and watch the TV. You can also prepare your Thai dishes in the equipped kitchen. You can get to the beach within a short walk and should visit the beach whenever you feel like unwinding.

Ployz’sCozyA8SaireeVillageFREE PICKUP FOR CHECK IN
60 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 4 Guests

Sweet time in sweet Koh Tao

After reading through what is mentioned above, you are now considering to plan a trip to Koh Tao, aren’t you? Book your favorite accommodation now, buy a ticket and taste the sweetness of the Koh Tao island.

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