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Locals' Tips

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

Saard's Watersport Center

Local Tip Saard's is a well known and respected boat operating tour company on the island, we've sailing with him and his team and were impressed with the service, boat, the tour and felt we were in good hands.

Local Tip

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Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

25 Oct

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 »

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

1 Nov

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 »

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

8 Nov

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 »

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

Saturday Beach Barbecue at Nikki Beach

15 Nov

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

The Five Islands

On the shores of Taling Ngam Beach, surrounded by lush jungle gardens with views over the Gulf of Siam. Dining at the Five Islands is one of the most unique culinary experiences you will find on Samui more »

Virtual Tours

Samui Boat Lagoon

One of the best value self-contained private pool villa resorts you will find on Samui. Located beachside away from the tourist hubs, a perfect spot to enjoy a relaxing getaway in beautiful surrounds. more »

Koh Samui Photos

Fishermen boats

Fishermen boats

A beach to yourself. Mae Nam

A beach to yourself. Mae Nam

Famous Tom Yum Goong

Famous Tom Yum Goong

Mae Nam Pier, to Koh Phangan and Koh Tao

Mae Nam Pier, to Koh Phangan and Koh Tao

Red Snapper Restaurant Signature Cocktail

Red Snapper Restaurant Signature Cocktail

Bophut Beach

Bophut Beach

Chaweng Beach

Chaweng Beach

Songkran 2012 in Samui

Songkran 2012 in Samui

Mae Nam, Chinese Temple

Mae Nam, Chinese Temple

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Norman

"If at some point you don't ask yourself, 'What have I gotten myself into?' then you're not doing it right" - Roland Gau