What can you do in Koh Samui?
Discover a world of luxury activities geared towards both relaxation and adventure on the island of Koh Samui.
Take a private cooking class
Spend time with a Thai celebrity chef learning the secrets of Thai cooking. The class includes selecting ingredients from the chef's organic farm before moving to the purpose-built cooking stations where you will learn to prep and cook your meal.
Hire a yacht
Hire a luxury yacht and explore the Ang Thong National Marine Park or Samui's southern islands at your own pace. Indulge in classic Thai dishes prepared by the onboard chef or relax on the sundeck with a cocktail as you enjoy the sites of Koh Samui.
Play a round of golf
The Santiburi Golf Course is located on the northern end of Koh Samui and is the only course on the island to meet international golfing standards. The course sits between jungle-covered mountains and the ocean, making it one of the most scenic courses you will ever play.
Where to stay in Koh Samui?
Koh Samui is home to a variety of luxury resorts and hotels.
Four Seasons Koh Samui
The Four Seasons Koh Samui is located on a palm-covered slope and offers incredible ocean views from its villas and suites. It offers a range of unique activities, including training with a Muay-Thai kickboxer and private yacht trips. The hotel features two restaurants, a private beach, and an indulgent spa with an ocean view.
Banyan Tree Samui
This resort offers spacious private villas that all feature their own swimming pools, sundecks, and views of the azure waters of the Gulf of Thailand. The resort itself offers multiple swimming pools, a private beach, a variety of dining options, beach and pool bars, and a tranquil spa.
Conrad Koh Samui
This five-star resort is located on a hillside and every one of the private villas offers incredible ocean views. Each villa features a private pool and a large outdoor terrace. Luxury amenities in the resort include a private beach, three restaurants, a spa on the beach, and a swimming pool.
Where to eat in Koh Samui?
Koh Samui has an array of fine dining options that serve local and international cuisines.
The Moon is located at the Silvadee Hotel and offers incredible views of Lamai Bay at sunset and the stars at night through its panorama windows. The glass-walled wine cellar hosts wines and champagnes from all over the world. It serves contemporary cuisine with a Thai twist.
This small and exclusive restaurant is situated at Conrad resort. It seats just 28 guests and provides stunning views across the Gulf of Thailand. Jahn serves a blend of traditional Thai cooking and international cuisine.
Kiree the Bistro
This opulently furnished restaurant offers incredible ocean views which are best enjoyed from the outdoor terrace. It serves a variety of seafood dishes that are cooked using traditional Thai methods. Vegetarian and meat dishes are also available.
What events to attend in Koh Samui?
The island of Koh Samui hosts a number of beautiful and unique festivals that showcase the culture and history of the area.
The Samui Regatta is a premier sailing event that attracts competitors from all over the world. Attend one of the glamorous parties after the sailing events end each day or spend your day watching the high-speed races across the bay.
Don't miss this hauntingly beautiful festival that is held in November each year. Candles are placed on pieces of floating wood or bamboo which are then set adrift on the river. The site of thousands of candles drifting along the river is a truly memorable moment.
Ten Stars Samui Art Festival
This annual art festival and party brings together artists from all over the world to showcase their work. The events are hosted at various high-end venues across the island.