Written by

From the sun’s first rays that caress your passion face to that first cocktail, from the first dip into the cooling sea to the sound of waves breaking on the shoreline – experience the beauty of the beaches of Koh Samui as you take a dip in the luxury of the best resorts in Koh Samui.

The east coast of the island is lined with some of the best Koh Samui resorts that provide you with breath-taking views of the sunrise. Check out the finest Koh Samui beach resorts to an absolutely captivating vacation.

5-Star Resorts in Koh Samui

1. Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui, Ang Thong

Many views from the Four Seasons Resort in Koh Samui

For those looking for a secluded stay, Four Seasons Resort is the best resort in Koh Samui. Located far away in a quiet corner of the island, the resort leaves the crowd far behind. Plus the state-of-the-art infrastructure is excellent. Go for kayaking and kickboxing if you like adventure.

What’s special: Shoulder massage and spa in the shade at Beach Bar, scrumptious Thai food at the restaurant Koh, Laem Sor Pagoda, beach, and beach-front pool

Suggested villa: Pool Villas, for the amazing secluded stay experience

Tariff: INR 44,100 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Thailand Holiday Packages On TravelTriangle

Experience thrilling adventure sports, enjoy Thai cuisines, or pamper yourself with a relaxing spa. Book Thailand holiday packages on TravelTriangle and enjoy the beauty of the beaches of Krabi, Phuket, and Ko Samui.

2. W Retreat Koh Samui Resort, Maenam Beach

A collage of the many views from the W Retreat Beach Resort in Koh Samui

One of the best resorts in Koh Samui, W Retreat is located on the pristine Maenam beach. The golden sand of the beach presents the most idyllic sunsets in Thailand. The resort is popular for its unparalleled luxury, pampering service, and huge rooms with private pools.

What’s special: Refreshing treatment at AWAY Spa, drinks and live DJs at WOO Bar, delicious dishes at WOW restaurant, and beautiful sunsets

Suggested suite: Extreme WOW Ocean Haven, for the vast space of the duplex villa and private Jacuzzi

Tariff: INR 42,500 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Must Read: 11 Luxurious Koh Samui Hotels To Unwind On A Flawless Tropical Vacation!

3. Banyan Tree Resort, Lamai

The private dining experience at the Banyan Tree Resort

Image Source

What puts the Banyan Tree Resort in our list of best resorts in Koh Samui is its perfect combination of great ocean views, fantastic infinity pools, private beach, and good food. And the very fact that the best of Lamai nightlife is only a short drive away, adds value to this chic resort.

What’s special: Tented private dining offered by the Samurai Episode, The Rainforest hydrotherapy, handicrafts gallery, and kids zone

Suggested villa: Partial Ocean View Pool Villa, for its private infinity pool and spacious sun lounge

Tariff: INR 38,400 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

4. Intercontinental Baan Samui Resort, Taling Ngam

Many views from the Intercontinental Baan Resort at Taling Ngam

Intercontinental Baan Samui Resort is among the most luxurious resorts in Koh Samui. The perfect marriage of luxury and seclusion, the resort holds the legendary status of Koh Samui’s first ever luxury resort.

What’s special: Baan Thai Spa by Barnn for its luxurious treatments using natural surroundings, Amber for its dynamic open kitchen with contemporary Thai & Europe-Asian dining, Air Bar, and Fireside dining

Suggested suite: Honeymoon Oceanview Suites, for their dreamy four-poster beds and extended terraces

Tariff: INR 19,200 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Suggested Read: 24 Exotic Places To Visit In Thailand For Honeymoon

5. The Tongsai Bay, Choeng Mon Beach

An aerial shot of the main landscape of The Tongsai Bay in Koh Samui

Image Source

Among the most popular 5-star resorts in Koh Samui, The Tongsai Bay is a favorite for honeymooners seeking rest, seclusion, quiet, and a beautiful beach. Its proximity to the Fisherman’s Village in Choengmon region is an added advantage.

What’s special: Traditional Thai cuisine at Chef Chom’s, pampering Prana Spa, windsurfing and kayaking activities on beach, Half-Moon Pool located halfway up the hill, and the free-form freshwater pool with Thai style gazebos & poolside parasols

Suggested suite: Seaside Cottage Suites, for the privacy and spectacular sea views from the edge of the cliff overlooking the sea

Tariff: INR 14,400 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Planning your holiday in Thailand but confused about what to do? These Thailand travel stories help you find your best trip ever!

Real travel stories. Real stays. Handy tips to help you make the right choice.

6. Anantara Bophut Resort & Spa, Bophut Beach

Anantara Bophut Resort & Spa is one of the best resorts in Koh Samui

Image Source

Anantara Bophut Resort and Spa, located on the tranquil sand stretches, offers a blend of the most luxurious comforts and the renowned Thai hospitality. The resort is a mere one minute walk from the Bophut Fisherman Village. Also, it is quite popular for Thai boxing classes, and Yoga lessons.

What’s special: Sea views at the beachfront pool, fiery Thai curries at the restaurant, water sports such as windsurfing and parasailing, tropical gardens designed by Bill Bensley

Suggested room: Royal Sea View Suite, for the panoramic sea views and garden views from the wrap-around balcony

Tariff: INR 11,400 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

7. Nikki Beach Koh Samui, Lipa Noi

A view of the stunning pool at the chic Nikki Beach Resort

Image Source

Among the popular Koh Samui resorts, Nikki Beach Resort caters to the luxury demands of the tourists and offers them world-class amenities. With direct access to the white sandy beaches of Lipa Noi, the resort has been considered as one of the sexiest resorts in the world.

What’s special: 75-meter swimming pool, petanque field with complimentary pastis, kayaks, mountain bikes, wide variety of cuisines offered at the restaurants, Wednesday evening Cinema on Sands dining and film screening, and massage sala

Suggested villa: Sea View Villas, for the direct access to Lipa Noi’s white sandy beach to enjoy the unobstructed sea view vista

Tariff: INR 10,100 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

8. Centara Grand Beach Resort Koh Samui, Chaweng Beach

A collage of the best of Centara Grand Beach Resort in Koh Samui

Still another entry in our list of Koh Samui luxury resorts, the Centara Grand Beach Resort is perfect to explore Chaweng’s clubs, shops, and restaurants. The award-winning resort, with its colonial architecture and beachfront setting, is perfect for swimming, strolling, socialising, and rejuvenating.

What’s special: Kayaking, windsurfing, parasailing, diving, aqua aerobics, Thai boxing, Spa Cenvaree, Yoga classes, direct beach access, Dip & Sip poolside dining, private sea-side dining, and Brazilian Churrascaria cuisine Zico’s

Suggested suite: Premium Deluxe Ocean Facing Suite, for its tranquility and colonial comfort

Tariff: INR 9,750 onwards per night

Website | Reviews | Centara Grand Beach Resorts Koh Samui

4-Star Koh Samui Resorts

9. The Library, Chaweng Beach

A view of the swimming pool at the Library Resort and the beach

Image Source

The Library, one of the best 4-star resorts in Koh Samui, is built in a semi-minimalist architectural design at the heart of Chaweng Beach. The resort has become an icon of style and is rated #1 among the trendiest hotels in Thailand.

What’s special: Dining at the award winning The Page, artistic blend of good food & drinks at the Drink Gallery, and the collection of books at the Library

Suggested suite: The Bookmark, for its ultra-luxurious experience

Tariff: INR 18,400 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

10. Hansar Samui Resort & Spa, Bophut Beach

A collage of many views from the Hansar Samui Resort & Spa

Located just 10 minutes from the airport, Hansar Samui Resort & Spa is one of the premier resorts in Koh Samui. Its location along the tropical stretch of golden sands and turquoise waters at Bophut Beach offers great views from the luxurious resort.

What’s special: LUXSA spa, Dining Under The Stars restaurant, beachfront access, and terrazzo bathrooms

Suggested room: Seaview XL, for the amazing views and large space

Tariff: INR 10,400 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Suggested Read: 22 Exciting Things To Do In Bangkok – Thailand On A Holiday

11. Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa, Bophut Beach

Many views from the Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa

Zazen Boutique Resort is one of the most stylish resorts of Koh Samui. Its Thai cuisine, spa, and luxurious stay options are perfect for a relaxing holiday or a romantic honeymoon.

What’s special: Le Spa Zen, award-winning Zazen restaurant, wines & cocktails of the beachfront Le Rouge Lounge, and the romantic candlelit dinner at Thai Sala

Suggested room: Garden Deluxe Bungalow, for its richness and opulence

Tariff: INR 8,500 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

12. Rocky’s Boutique Resort, Lamai

The swimming pool and beach side sitting area at Rocky Resort

Image Source

What’s special: Bistro cuisine and Thai favorites at The Bistro, French cuisine with beautiful views of the Gulf of Thailand at The Dining Room, and the two free-form swimming pools

Suggested suite: Deluxe Garden Pool View, for the direct access to garden pool and spacious rooms

Tariff: INR 7,900 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Budget Resorts in Koh Samui

13. Peace Resort Koh Samui, Bophut Beach

A night shot at the swimming pool of the chic Peace Resort on Bophut Beach

Image Source

Hotel class: 4-star

Tariff: INR 5,000 onwards per night

Website | Reviews | Peace Resort Koh Samui Details

14. Ark Bar Beach Resort Koh Samui, Chaweng Beach

A view of the beach and the Ark Bar Beach Resort in Koh Samui

Image Source

Hotel class: 3-star

Tariff: INR 3,750 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

15.Escape Beach Resort Koh Samui, Maenam Beach

Escape Beach resort is one of the budget resorts in Koh Samui

Image Source

Hotel class: 3-star

Tariff: INR 3,050 onwards per night

Website | Reviews

Further Read: Koh Samui Vs Krabi: How To Choose One Over The Other?

Among these chic Koh Samui resorts, which one looks the most amazing to you?

Looking To Book An International Holiday?

Book memorable holidays on TravelTriangle with 650+ verified travel agents for 65+ domestic and international destinations.

Category: Bot, koh samui, Resorts, Thailand

Best Places To Visit In India By Month

Best Places To Visit Outside India By Month