A large (45ft long) living room/dining room, elegantly but comfortably furnished, 6 seater dining table, large flat screen television, with DVD/CD player, and open plan fully fitted kitchen with central breakfast bar/work island, and granite worktops, walk in utility room with front loading washing machine, dishwasher and ironing board and iron. Standard kitchen equipment of microwave oven, convection oven, fridge/freezer with cold drink dispenser, 4 ring gas hob, coffee filter machine, food blender, rice cooker, toaster and kettle are provided.. The fixtures and furnishings are to a very high standard having been installed by the owner for his own evenutal occupation. It is not surprising that many bookings are repeat stays from guests who have previously enjoyed this villa.
Located to the side of the villa is a further outdoor Thai kitchen with granite work tops, cold water sink and gas hob, which is ideal for preparing meals for al fresco dining in the private open air dining sala. A gas fired barbecue is also available.
The feature master bedroom suite has a ceiling mounted fan, as well as air conditioning, walk in wardrobe/dressing room with bolted in security safe and an ultra spacious private en suite bathroom with double corner bath, toilet and "His and Hers" basins, stone wall carving in the Angkor Wat style, and private outdoor walk-in Balinese shower.
Bedrooms 2 and 3 have air conditioning and ceiling fans, fitted open fronted wardrobes and are linked by their shared bathroom with walk-in shower, bath, wash basin and toilet. These rooms have a private entry hall off the main lounge to maintain privacy.
The large plot in which the villa is set has been extensively landscaped with a selection of local flowers, shrubs and trees, providing an ideal habitat for birds and butterflies, as well as a selection of local fruit bearing trees, and includes a feature Thai style dining sala set over the villa's ornamental lotus and fish pond. This looks over the infinity edge swimming pool to the house both of which can be lit at night, with the lush green hillsides of Samui behind. The sala is furnished with a dining table and four chairs in the local Thai style, has lighting, ceiling fan and electric sockets, is open on all sides to the natural breezes, and makes the perfect setting for a romantic candle lit dinner. It also makes a quiet getaway during the day, as it nestles within the its own foliage, and is a perfect place for watching local bird and butterfly life, but is close enough to the house to be able to use the wireless internet. The owner says that it is his favourite part of the house.
The overflow swimming pool is approx 70 sq.m in size and 12 metres long, and has tiled steps leading into the water. The depth of the pool is a constant 1.4 metres, allowing it to be used both for exercise and relaxation.
An outdoor pool shower is situated to one side of the terrace.An additonal breakfast/dining set with four chairs is provided on the extensive pool terrace, together with a set of sun loungers. This makes the perfect place for a relaxed alfresco breakfast. Further easy carry chairs and sun loungers are available for the beach, if required. With the fruit trees in the garden, you may be lucky, and able to pick your own fruit for breakfast in the right season.
The Holiday Rates Include
* Villa cleaning service and bed linen changes every 4/5 th day.
* Guest towels are provided at the start of the holiday and changed as above.
* Check In Time to suit the guests arrival times.
* Check Out time to suit the guests flight times.
* ADSL (Broadband) Wireless Internet (Laptop required)
* TV satellite service.
* All electric and water costs.
* Baby Cot and High chair. 1 Hair dryer provided.
* Wifi Internet (laptop required)
* Pool cleaning and gardening service.
Complimentary welcome pack on arrival comprising of:
* Coffee sachets, tea bags, sugar and creamer sachets.
* A chilled bottle of drinking water is provided for each guest.
* One toilet roll per w.c. is provided on arrival. Tea towels provided.
A detailed guests information folder is provided with a wide range of local info and suggestions, as well as a thorough orientation to the villa itself and site services.
ALL RATES ARE SUBJECT TO A 10 % SERVICE CHARGE
The Holiday rates Rates Exclude
* Food and beverage supply (with the exception of the welcome pack)
* Breakfast, Lunch or dinner. (Self catering only)
* Cooks/chefs, maids, nannies, chauffeurs, babysitters.
* International adapter plugs & dishwasher tablets.
Hire Car Service
A hire car will be needed as the villa is not located on a main taxi route.
Full arrangements can be made through us to have your car delivered to your door upon arrival. (full insurance included).
A wide range of fully insured vehicles are available with baby seats.
In the event that the booking is canceled prior to arrival we regret that no deposit/ and or balance paid can be refunded.
However the deposit/full balance will be held over for a period or 12 months and credited to another booking by the same guests or another party of their choosing for the same villa. (Dates will be accommodated subject to the availability of the villa). If the new dates fall into a higher price bracket due to a different rental season, the difference will be charged accordingly.
Once the final balance is received 8 weeks prior to arrival, the same cancellation conditions as above apply.
If the period of stay has to be shortened the full rental rates will still apply due to the popular nature of these villas.
Please note that as this villa is privately owned and not part of pool system it is not possible to change villas on arrival.
The Owner is not responsible to you and your party for any and all claims including any accidents related to the use of the property facilities or locally procured third party services such as watercraft, water sports, car hire/jeep or motor bike rental, etc.
It is highly recommended that all guests are covered by comprehensive travel insurance (including villa cancellation, flight delays/cancellations, loss and damage to baggage and other property) and health insurance (including local treatment, evacuation and repatriation coverage).
Please note, that due to the peaceful atmosphere and tranquil setting of the development that this villa is situated within, bookings are only accepted from families and couples looking for a relaxing and quiet holiday within their own villa.
The management make every effort to ensure that all guest's and home owners privacy is not invaded or disrupted.
The terms of payment are as follows:
Upon confirming the reservation a deposit of 30 % of the total figure incl. the service charge is required to secure the booking.
The balance of the booking is required 8 weeks prior to arrival.
The Villa Payment Options are as follows:
1. On Line payments through Holiday lettings or Paypal.
2. Transfer to our U.K account - Lloyds TSB
2. Bank transfer to our Siam Commercial Thai bank account in Koh Samui.
PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT ACCEPT PAYMENT ON ARRIVAL.
CREDIT CARD PAYMENT CAN ONLY BE MADE VIA HOLIDAY LETTINGS OR PAYPAL.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Maenam - with palm trees in the beach for shade, a|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Koh Samui 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
Koh Samui is one of the top rated islands for a tropical beach holiday with a range of living and dining experiences going from the super refined, and expensive, to the everyday Thai diet, with prices to match. Wonderful selections of fish and seafood, and selection of fresh fruits make this a gourmet's paradise, and the selection of beaches, from the very quiet to the ones with a great range of activities is second to none. For a special experience take a trip to one of the outlying islands, and enjoy this tropical paradise.
Google Map coordinates: 9.555470646602878,99.9924087524414
Located approx 2.3 km's from the village of Maenam (this is a 5 minute car or scooter ride or around a 20 minutes stroll) on the north shore of Koh Samui, and has views over the natural scenery of Thailand, with coconut groves, and unspoilt hillsides.
The gardens of the project and the individual villas are all maintained to a high standard, and provide a lush backdrop to living in the villa. Further up the soi the unspoilt hillsides for which Samui is famous, can be seen from the sala and from the front door of the villa.
The local points of interest include Fisherman's Village in Bophut providing more sophisticated eateries around 4km away, and the major tourist destination of Chaweng with its large selection of nightlife around 8km away. Angela's, famous for its breakfasts, and home cooking and baking is just over 2 km away.
Maenam itself offers a selection of shops, restaurants, spas and bars, of a more relaxed kind, together with massage, and dining, on the beach. Convenience stores and ATM's can be found in Maenam, whereas the two large supermarkets can be found around 6km away.
An assortment of restaurants ranging from Italian and Greek to traditional Thai, and more gastronomic meals can be had at the Santi Buri Hotel and Zazen Boutique Hotel, both of which employ celebrated European Chefs to head their kitchens. Other high end restaurants operate in Bophut, Cheong Mon and Chaweng, so all tastes are happily catered for.
A number of establishments offer spa and beauty facilities, and it is also possible to obtain a massage directly on the beach. We can also arrange for a massage in the privacy of your own villa. The 4 km long beach is long and wide and gently shelving, with clear water, and not so crowded as the more popular destinations but offers good swimming, and wonderful views of its sister island, Koh Phangan.
The hotels and restaurants along the beach tend to be smaller, family run businesses, although there are also some 5 star hotels in the vicinity. The emphasis is strictly on the natural beauty and tranquility of the area, and trips to the Marine National Park, for diving, snorkeling, and kayaking can be arranged, as well as trips around the island, mountain safaris, elephant trekking and descending on cables through the canopy of the natural rainforest.
Courses in Thai cooking, and massage are also available. And at the end of the day enjoy a swim in your own pool, and a drink on the terrace. The Championship standard Santiburi Golf Course and Country Club is around 10 minutes drive away, and offers temporary membership to visitors. Set in spectacular surroundings this venue has hosted a number of international tournaments.
We are able to advise on ferries to the neighbouring islands, and on trips to the Angthong Marine Park, as well as alternative means of transport to and from Bangkok.
A number of water sports operate on Maenam Beach, and others can be found in Chaweng and Lamai.