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, 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 incorporating subtle and elegant decor pieces with an attractive and subtle Asia theme. 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.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 grounds 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 with landscaped tropical plants surrounding, overlooking the infinity edge swimming pool and house 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, yet offering complete privacy. 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 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. Recently extended to the full width of the villa, the huge pool terrace has a breakfast/dining set with four chairs (extra dining chairs inside can also be used for 6 persons) with ceiling fan over together as well as a set of sun loungers. This makes the perfect place for a relaxed alfresco breakfast.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom, 1 en suite and 1 toilet only|
|Check in time:||09:00|
|Check out time:||12:00|
|Nearest beach||Maenam 2.3 km|
|Nearest Amenities||2.3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Koh Samui 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Please contact the owner|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|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|
|Furniture||Super King Beds (3), Double Beds (3), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Koh Samui is in the Gulf of Thailand, about 35 km northeast of Surat Thani town (9°N, 100°E). It is the most significant island in the archipelago. The island measures some 25 km at its widest point. To the north are the populated resort islands of Koh Phangan, Koh Tao, and Koh Nang Yuan.
Close to Bangrak in NE Samui is the small uninhabited island of Koh Som, and to the northeast of Chaweng is the tiny Ko Matlang. In the southern direction are Ko Taen, Ko Matsum each of which have very small tourist facilities. To the far west are 44 other islands which together compose the National Marine Park which is accessible by a day-trip boat tour from Koh Samui.
Maenam runs along a 7 km stretch of the ring road and is fondly regarded as one of the most sort after locations for guests seeking a more relaxed and local island feel.
The villa is situated approx. 2.3 km's away from the village of Maenam and its beaches and restaurants on the North Coast of Koh Samui, only 20 - 30 minutes from the boutique airport in Koh Samui.
Restaurants and Eateries
An eclectic assortment of restaurants and dining experiences await you in Maenam including of course, truly authentic Thai with amazing fresh seafood, French & Belgian, German, Austrian, Swiss, Italian Pizzerias, Japanese Sushi, Korean Barbecue, Turkish as well as the outstanding culinary experiences to be had within the hotels and boutique resorts close by.
"Walking Street" every Thursday in Maenam is an occasion not to be missed.
Regarded by seasoned regulars to be the best of the Walking Streets on the island, the village comes alive in a unique way every Thursday from late afternoon, with local vendors and restaurants fill the horseshoe road with an incredible array of food and delights.
Shopping, Taxis and Services
From the ring road, there is access to regular taxi services, internet cafes, Hair and beauty salons, Thai massage and reflexology boutiques, opticians, a 24 hour 7 - 11 food store, tailors, traditional Thai food market, pharmacy, banks with ATM cash machines and foreign exchanges, medical centre cycle bike hire outlet, scooter hire shops and much more.
(2.3 km's away from the villa - 5 minutes by car/scooter or a 15 - 20 minute walk)
Maenam Beach, located at the end of the street after passing through the China Town arches does not have the mass influx of tourists each day hence it is popular with couples and families seeking something a little more relaxed.
For Spa treatments, there is an abundance of options, from the simple beach massage and pedicure services to the very finest in self indulgence, you can also have a private massage treatment in the privacy of your own villa, conducted by a fully qualified masseuse, just make a request with our office a day or 2 before.
The main centre of Chaweng with its large supermarkets is around 20 minutes by car.
Golfing at its best
Located less than 10 minutes drive away from the villa is the renowned and challenging 18 hole Santi Buri Championship Golf Course and Country Club enjoying spectacular sea views of the island from its unique viewpoint.
Access to the neighbouring islands
A number of piers are situated in this area running regular services to Koh Phangnan and Koh Tao. Water sports on this beach are popular thanks to the windy shore, why not try your hand at kite-surfing or windsurfing?
The kite-surfing school operates from this beach.