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Idyllic beaches of Taling Ngam

Koh Samui

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Locals' Tips

Bar Ice Samui

Local Tip No need to turn up prepared to freeze, flip-flops, shorts, t-shirts are fine. The guys will kit you out to keep warm.

Local Tip

Chaweng Beach

Local Tip Take a walk to the southern end of the beach. It has a lovely sheltered point, with quaint hotel bars and restaurants only a short stroll away from the busy central Chaweng

Local Tip

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Pool Party at Gecko Bar

Pool Party at Gecko Bar

20 Sep

Join Gecko Bar for a pool party. Great tunes from DJ T Gecko, great view, great cocktails, great atmosphere! more »

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

20 Sep

Join Nikki Beach every Saturday night under the stars on their private beach for Grilled seafood and meats with a side of live jazzy beats. more »

Pool Party at Gecko Bar

Pool Party at Gecko Bar

27 Sep

Join Gecko Bar for a pool party. Great tunes from DJ T Gecko, great view, great cocktails, great atmosphere! more »

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

27 Sep

Join Nikki Beach every Saturday night under the stars on their private beach for Grilled seafood and meats with a side of live jazzy beats. more »

Videos

Saard's Watersport Center

Sail the archipelago on a luxury catamaran, stay overnight, enjoy a sunset cruise, anchor for the full moon party. Take a private speedboat to the marine park, snorkel your own reef. Skiing anyone? more »

Virtual Tours

Montara Beach Spa

Secluded beachfront caves, Western fused with Eastern treatments indulge the senses, rejuvenating the mind, body and soul. more »

Koh Samui Photos

Baan Tai Beach

Baan Tai Beach

Palm trees, Chaweng Beach

Palm trees, Chaweng Beach

Lamai Beach

Lamai Beach

Lamai Palms

Lamai Palms

Mae Nam Pier, to Koh Phangan and Koh Tao

Mae Nam Pier, to Koh Phangan and Koh Tao

Mae Nam Beach

Mae Nam Beach

Sunset in Nathon

Sunset in Nathon

Taling Ngam

Taling Ngam

Dreams Villa Resort

Dreams Villa Resort

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