Baan Sawasdee is a unique Indian style villa with amazing extended sea views. What immediately catches your attention is the sensational orange/brown color. The pathway leading to the very large spacious living room is quite original. This villa also features a large, luxurious Sala conveniently located on the large terrace overlooking the mountains, valley and ocean.
Baan Sawasdee is tucked away on the top of a mountain with the most incredible sea views across to the main land. The villa offers total privacy and is perfect for those looking to get away from it all.?? The outside area is centered around a sala which is the perfect area for a family gathering, a party or picnic with friends and guests, or suitable for early morning meditation and yoga practices as it is a tranquil and peaceful area. A surround sound system is placed in the Sala as well so you can listen to the music of your choice.
A very convenient bathroom and shower is also located on the large terrace, which is stylishly designed to give you privacy as well as openness. ? ?The living area is quite large, and features a home cinema set in the front with a dining area and a kitchen in the back. It is completely open and gives you a wonderful sense of space. The warm wooden floors give it a real homey feeling. The furniture is very natural and provides the villa with a unique interior and warm design.
The villa is also decorated with Indian art placed in all the rooms which gives it a nice artistic touch and makes it stand out. ?Right above the kitchen area in the main room, there is a small, cozy loft which functions as a guest bedroom. To access the Master bedroom, you take a small staircase down. There is a small office area with a desk, handy to place a laptop. The interior is cozy and stylish, and is not cluttered. The wardrobes are built-in and the furniture blends nicely in the room. A sense of space has been created by good use of the interior, and the nice big windows show a wondrous view of the mountains and ocean. A big veranda surrounds the room as well. This room features an en-suite indoor bathroom with windows to give it an outdoor feeling. Beautiful scenes of nature can be admired from this bathroom.
Guest bedroom is located below the level of master's bedroom and boasts its own private entrance. As the master's bedroom, it is decorated in a stylish, tasteful manner. The atmosphere of this room - warm and cozy, with a hint of openness and brightness. There are very large windows and a charming view of the mountains and the ocean. Adjacent to this room, there is an outdoor, and quite spacious very spacious bathroom. A nice refreshing breeze. On hot days you can enjoy the refreshing sea breeze
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Leam Set Beach 100 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Koh Samui international airport 23 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden|
We are located 40 minutes south of Chaweng and 10 minutes south of Lamai, in Hua Thannon, Koh Samui. Our villas are very easy to find, as you can just follow the signs for the Kamalaya Resort and the Butterfly Gardens that are found on all the roads around the island.
Driving from the airport you get onto the ring road going south by passing the main holiday town of Chaweng. Stick to the ring road south to Lamai, by pass Lamai to Hua Thanon. The road makes a distinct right turn at the end of the village to head north 200 meters turn left towards Bang Kao. Follow sighs to the Tiger Zoo, Butterfly Garden, past the Centara Resort. steep climb up over and almond past the award winning holistic spa Kamalaya. Road dips for 200 meters then on the right hand side is a vertical material sign saying 'SANTIKHIRI'. The villa number is Plot 27.
We are just a two minutes drive from Kamalaya, a famed world-class resort with restaurants and a renowned spa and award-winning wellness center, providing the best in massage and natural health treatments.
There are at least ten restaurants near your holiday villa, covering every price range within five or ten minutes by walking or by car or motorbike. In your area you will also find resort bars and simple local bars, traditional thai massage shops, laundry services, and mini-marts. In the same ten minute range is the butterfly garden full of the local varieties of butterflies, a tiger zoo, and an aquarium featuring tropical fish. The beach overlooked by your holiday villa has access points from the main road. The ocean there is shallow for the first hundred meters, and then becomes deep, making it perfect for walks or for small children. Beach access is also easy through the local Shasa, Centara, and Samui Orchid resorts, which all have restaurants and other facilities available to outside visitors.
A section of the beach that is better for swimming is just five minutes away, down a one hundred meter path from the local restaurants, grills, and bars. In addition to the local resorts, restaurants, and bars, just a five minute drive by car is the nearest village, Baan Hua Thanon. Hua Thanon is a traditional Koh Samui fishing village, with fishing boats along the beach. It has a local market with fresh fruits and vegetables and freshly caught fish, and a well-known local seafood restaurant serving a great variety of seafood delights.
Just ten minutes away is Bang Khao, from which you can take a fifteen minute boat ride to the neighboring islands of Koh Tan and Koh Matsum. These islands are part of the ocean-view you see from villas located on the front of our hill. There you will find coral reefs where you can snorkel and view colorful tropical fish.
There are also two waterfall parks within 15 minutes by car, with hiking trails for day trips or picnics.