Aquapark Chaweng is a fun beach activity for the whole family located in front of Monkey Bay Bar & Restaurant in the central part of Chaweng Beach (from Chaweng Beach Road, follow the path through Chaweng Walk just South of Beachcomber Hotel). Featuring eight large inflatable floating devices including a five-metre high iceberg wall, a human catapult, an enormous trampoline, and objects of various shapes to climb on - Aquapark Chaweng is an entertaining activity which suits perfectly Koh Samui’s tropical climate.
Security is the main priorities here, and all participants must wear a life-jacket to be allowed in the Aquapark. Prices are reasonable: one hour – 300 baht; half-day – 500 baht (four hours); and full-day – 700 baht (seven hours). Lockers are available to store participants’ belongings.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 6pm
- Location: Chaweng Beach, Bophut, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84320, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)86 683 2370
Crazy Golf is a nine-hole mini-golf course located behind the Islander Pub in central Chaweng. Crazy Golf is under Gringos Cantina and The Outback – two popular restaurants located in the same soi – and is great fun for all ages. The course is set in a neat and nicely landscaped garden, and the different holes Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 11am to 11pm
- Location: 166/79 Moo 2, Bophut, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84140, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)77 962 353
D’s Spa Aroma Thai Massage
D’s Spa Aroma Thai Massage is a rather large spa/massage/aromatherapy complex set in a two storey modern building located on the beach road in the central area of Chaweng. Featuring a contemporary Thai style décor and furnishing, D’s Spa offers a great choice of soothing and revitalising massages (Thai, Swedish, coconut oil, reflexology i.e. foot massage) – and spa treatments – body scrubs, face massage with natural products, and aromatherapy (a form of alternative medicine which has positive physical and psychological effects by using aromatic plant oils through massages and inhalation).
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 10pm
- Location: 166/18 Moo 2, Chaweng, Bophut, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84320, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)77 300 781
Gyms and Fitness
If you feel like working out, then two of Chaweng's smarter resorts have well-equipped, air-conditioned gyms where you can get day-membership. At the Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui a pass costs 275 Baht, while at the other end of the beach the Chaweng Regent also has a good gym and for 400b per day. You can also use the two great pools, and steam and sauna. The Imperial Hotel in Chaweng Noi, on the ring road toward Lamai, has a Tennis court for hire.
Samui Bungy Jump
Samui has plenty of activities to keep you excited during your holiday. Bungee jumping is one that will definitely boost your adrenaline levels and raise your heart rate. Imagine being shot up in the air, free-falling, then bouncing up and down over a large plunge pool. This is the Samui Bungy jump experience! Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10.30am to 6pm
- Location: 3/130 Moo 2, Soi Reggae, Chaweng, Bophut, Surat Thani 84320, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)85 791 1921
Koh Samui Shooting Range
Koh Samui Shooting Range is a modern shooting range located 200m from Tesco Lotus on Samui Ring Road. Featuring an impressive stock of firearms from revolvers to automatic pistols to .22 rifles to shotguns to AK-47s (the famous Kalashnikov) to gas-operated 7.62x39mm assault rifles, wannabe Rambos, sharpshooters and other pistoleros can find the right piece here.
Strictly supervised by a team of professionals, safety is at the top of priorities at Koh Samui Shooting Rangr. On arrival, shooters are presented with a list of available weapons and the types of targets they want to shoot at (standard or black silhouette). Precise instructions are provided by an instructor whose also takes care of loading the weapon. If the smell of cordite and the thrill induced by the use of firearms is your thing, do not miss this hassle-free professionally run place, and hit the target! Prices start at around 400 baht for 10 rounds.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 6pm
- Location: Tawirat Phakdi Road, Bophut, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84320, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)77 256 222
Thai cooking classes
These provide a fun day of culinary tuition, and The Samui Institute of Culinary Arts (SITCA) has a choice of classes including intensive weeklong courses for the more serious student. In the classes you learn how to prepare some classic Thai dishes such as green curry, and Tom Yam, and also find out about Thai ingredients and regional cooking techniques. SITCA also provides recipes to take-away, sells spices and has literature on-site. They will even e-mail you with monthly recipes to try back home.
- Opening Hours: Monday–Saturday from 8am to 10.30pm
- Location: 46/6 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach, Bophut, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84320, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)77 413 172