Escape to Koh Samui – Thailand
THAILAND INVITES TRAVELLERS TO ESCAPE, UNWIND, AND EXPLORE ITS LUXURY OFFERINGS AT KOH SAMUI THIS SEASON
Basking in its picturesque location in the Gulf of Thailand, Koh Samui is known as the Grande Dame of Thailand’s tourism industry, after having gradually matured as a wellbeing destination, with a variety of offerings to ensure it remains top of every wellness traveler’s list. This breath-taking island encourages travelers to book their holiday of a lifetime and treat themselves to a sumptuous yet relaxing retreat.
Koh Samui offers an exhilarating escape to a paradise that radiates with tranquil energy in an opulent setting. Some of Thailand’s most decadent resorts can be found here; think gorgeous infinity pools surrounded by giant sunbeds where guests are waited on by immaculately dressed staff. Many of these resorts are villa-only, ensuring the ultimate in privacy as well as breathtaking panoramic views of the alluring crystal-clear waters of the ocean.
Banyan Tree Resort
Unforgettable luxury awaits at the Banyan Tree Samui Resort, a haven of tranquillity that reflects traditional Thai architecture. The resort offers guests a lavish experience and is famous for its world-renowned spa that offers a wide array of holistic treatment packages. Guests are also pampered with remarkable service, fine cuisine and a wonderful collection of destination-inspired activities.
Four Seasons Resort
Synonymous with the exceptional service and authentic understanding of Thai-inspired luxury hospitality, the private hillside villas of the Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui make an ideal retreat for relaxation and rejuvenation. The resort’s renowned concierge ensures that every guest’s need is seen in a personalized way. Whether enjoying a day out at sea or exploring the nearby attractions or simply relaxing in the splendor of the resort, guests are promised an experience that will remain with them forever.
Pure comfort awaits at Koh Samui’s retreats, where upscale wellness illuminates the energy. Travelers can experience a complete disconnect with the outside world and rejuvenate in Koh Samui’s luxurious wellness retreats.
Situated next to a cave that was once a meditation temple for Buddhist monks, Kamalaya Koh Samui Resort is the perfect setting for self-reflection. With a natural gap that flows down onto a private beach, offset by natural rock walls and beautiful trees, the retreat offers wellness programs that tackle specific issues, from insomnia to emotional imbalance and burnout, always using meditation as a core practice.
Absolute Sanctuary, Koh Samui
Lounging on Marrakesh carpets and lavish silk pillows is how guests will expect to spend time on a detox at the Moroccan-inspired retreat. Absolute Sanctuary uses alternative therapies – such as Chi Nei Tsang and holistic Shiatsu – to help flush the system. It is famous as the home of the mother of all detoxes, the Detoxer’s Delight, a treatment which includes 20 days packed with Reiki sessions, unlimited yoga and cleansing body wraps to lift the spirit into another dimension.
Another area in which Samui excels in is its upscale dining offerings. The island is a culinary destination in its own right with several world-class restaurants, led by innovative chefs. Visitors will find everything from contemporary Thai cuisine to fusion, as well as international flavors. Enhancing the experience even further is the variety of romantic dining locales. Samui is the perfect place for a feast of fresh seafood with powder-soft sand between your toes, or atop a cliff with a personal butler.
Inspired by the flavors of the French Mediterranean, H Bistro at Hansar Koh S
amui offers a refined gourmet experience in a relaxed seaside setting. H Bistro welcomes diners with a menu governed by fresh local and imported seafood, Mediterranean spices and an extensive list of house beverages.
An unmissable culinary journey awaits at Jahn, where diners can indulge in the variety of Thai cuisine. Fine imported ingredients are expertly blended with the freshest local produce to bring a menu that would leave diners with an experience to remember.
For more information on Kah Samui, visit www.TourismThailand.org