If you’re not in the mood for the hustle bustle of Bangkok and are looking for some sandy beaches, head to Koh Samui! A gorgeous island in the Gulf of Thailand where dazzling sunshine, sandy beaches, luxurious resorts and of course, the full moon parties are the order of the day.
The nature in Samui is very beautiful, the air is clean and there are many long sandy beaches are not crowded at all. It’s a place which has something for everyone. For the party seekers, there’s a lively night life, bars, restaurants, clubs, etc. For those who prefer a more peaceful stay, they can take a break from the bustle of the city and retire anywhere in the bungalow amidst palm trees on the beach.
Hotels or resorts right on the beach are pretty easy to find in Koh Samui, it features an impressive choice of beaches of various sizes, set along the 51km ring road running around the island, most of them hosting some of the approximately 18,000 rooms on offer in Samui. Here pick up for you the best 5 beachfront hotels/resorts in Koh Samui island.
1. Hansar Samui Resort & Spa
A great location on Bophut beach with the fun and lively shops, pubs, and restaurants of Fisherman’s Village just a few steps away. The hotel’s pool is huge, restaurant, H Bistro is wonderful too. The beachfront rooms are magical and worth the extra cost.
2. Ark Bar Beach Resort
Ark Bar Beach Resort is a long-established venue in Chaweng. Set right on the beach, it is a very popular place to party. It is the largest beach bar features resident and international DJs on a daily basis, offering guests to dance to the most recent House Music beats.
At the same time, it is obvious that Ark Bar Beach Resort is not the place for people who look for a peaceful back to nature experience in Samui. With over 300 rooms available in three types, two restaurants, three swimming pools, two swim-up bars, one beach club, and beach or pool parties every night, this resort is just the right place for the young travelers looking for a lively vacation.
3. OZO Chaweng Samui
Fun, fresh and friendly best describes the OZO Chaweng Samui and if you’re hoping to make the most of one of Thailand’s most exciting islands then this is a great base from where to start. Located right on the beach and within walking distance of the lively Chaweng Beach Road district, the OZO promises a chilled-out haven from where to rest and relax as you soak up the sun, sea and sublime sticky rice. This is the perfect balance between laid-back lifestyle and action-packed adventure with everything you could possibly wish for in terms of facilities, activities and services.
Whether you’re in Koh Samui for the diving, the food, the beach or the party scene, this is an excellent hotel to start as you mean to go on and as you’ll be located just 20 minutes from the airport, you’ll be able to dive right in as soon as you arrive.
4. Amari Koh Samui
Amari Koh Samui was refurbished recently and looking beautiful. There are having great pool and beachfront location. It is situated in a quieter section of Chaweng Beach but still an easy walk to restaurants and shopping. The Deluxe Family Duplexes are great for families.
You can enjoy the beach, swimming pool, fitness gym, bar and services. The rooms are decorated with warm colors, soft and luxurious privacy.
5. The Four Seasons
If you are preferred a quiet and pampered vacation then the Four Seasons is the best choice for you in Koh Samui. Tucked away in a quiet corner of the island, it leaves the crowds far behind. Suites and villas have amazing views from their perch on the hill. The onsite restaurant, Koh, is one of the best in the island. The resort has kick-boxing lessons, kayaking, sunset views, and a kids club. There’s a nice beach (though small), a beach front pool and restaurant.
Yeah, so I wish you have a great journey and I hope my recommendations were helpful!