This list of the 10 best spa resorts in Koh Samui will permit you to know where to stay if you want to indulge yourself with moments of pure relaxation while on holiday at the most popular destination in the Gulf of Thailand. Originally a spa was a venue featuring mineral spring waters used to give medicinal baths, but nowadays, with the ever growing research for well-being and special care, a spa is the place to enjoy massages as well as body and facial treatments. It has almost become mandatory for a quality resort choice to house a spa in Samui.
The most popular Samui resorts’ massages and wellness centres will surely exceed your expectations regarding the quality of their services and the professionalism of their physiotherapists. What could be best than to spend two hours soothing between the hands of a skilled masseuse? Koh Samui's best spa resorts have one thing in common: they're all good for your health and well-being. Have a look at our list and decide where you'd like to spend time getting back to basics and rediscovering the inner you during your vacation.
- Ang Thong Adventure Tour
- Ko Tao & Ko Nang Yuan Snorkeling Tour
- Jungle Adventure
- Sea Kayaking at Ang Thong Marine Park
- Around the Island Tour
- Temples & City Tour
- Big Game Fishing Full-Day Tour
- 4-Wheel ATV Adventure
- Red Baron Junk Sailing Tour with Transfers
- Guided Photography Tour with Golden Pagoda & Big Buddha
Four Seasons Resort Koh SamuiKoh Samui
Perfectly in line with the high-end status of the establishment it is housed in, the Spa at Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui really offers an out of this world experience. Settled on a lush hillside, the reception overlooks the sea while the private wooden salas dedicated to massages and treatments are surrounded by a thick jungle which adds to the relaxing atmosphere of the place. From Bliss Scrub to Ku Nye massage (Tibetan) to Samui Lover’s Ritual and much more, the list of treatments and massage types at hand for couples, children or single travellers is certainly impressive. Read More...
Banyan Tree SamuiKoh Samui
Banyan Tree Spa Samui is an award-winning wellness centre (it received five awards between 2013 and 2015 from international travel media companies such as Condé Nast Traveller and Leisure India) that offers a wide range of treatments, massages and therapies in 10 opulent pavilions set in a stunning natural environment. The most popular package at Banyan Tree Spa Samui is the Rainforest Spa Experience which includes hydrothermal treatment, relaxing walk through the rainforest, herbal aroma therapy, restorative moments in the vitality pool, and soothing massage performed by skilled therapists. Read More...
Six Senses SamuiKoh Samui
In addition to a great choice of massage therapies (Swedish, reflexology, lymphatic drainage and more), bath therapies (a must-try is the foaming red wine milk bath!) and signature therapies such as Secret La Stone Four Hands or Oriental Fusion, Six Senses Samui Spa also dispenses Yoga, Reiki and Pilates sessions which will definitely rejuvenate your body and restore your emotional well-being. According to your preferences, massages and treatments are performed in air-conditioned villas or in private salas refreshed by the sea breeze, both options offering splendid views to the Gulf of Thailand. Read More...
Conrad Koh SamuiKoh Samui
Perched at the top of a hill and overlooking the sea, Conrad Spa Koh Samui is a state-of-the-art establishment winner of the Best Luxury Wellness Spa in 2013, 2014 and 2016 at the World Luxury Spa Awards. Featuring 10 spa treatment suites designed in a contemporary style as well as excellent facilities including spa plunge pool, rain showers and steam room to name just a few, Conrad spa offers a large choice of fitness and wellness activities such as Tai Chi, besides its extensive massages and treatments menu. Single customers and couples alike can get pampered in total privacy with soothing treatments blending Ayurvedic, Thai, Chinese, and Swedish techniques, for guests to reach the ultimate wellness feeling. Read More...
Baan Thai Spa by Harnn is the wellness centre at Intercontinental Samui Resort, located on the island’s west coast in Baan Taling Ngam Baan district. Winner of the Best Luxury Beauty Spa from World Spa Awards in 2016, Baan Thai (meaning Thai House in English) features four private quarters and a couple of suites offering great views to the sea, and surrounded by an appeasing natural environment. Thai therapies, western practices and Ayurvedic medicine are on the menu of Baan Thai Spa, which also uses exclusive local herbs in its massage oils. Each treatment starts with a tea ritual before a highly trained therapist takes your body in his/her skilled hands to smoothly set you back on tracks both physically and emotionally. Read More...
Absolute SanctuaryKoh Samui
Absolute Sanctuary describes itself as Thailand’s premier detox and yoga resort. Located between Bangrak and Choeng Mon beaches in the north of Samui, this Moroccan-inspired boutique wellness resort offers optimum well-being to its guests with a wide range of programmes permitting to heal body and spirit in a very pleasant way. Anti-stress, weight management, revitalisation and rejuvenation can be obtained through various holistic massages and healing treatments as well as selected food. All the programmes on offer at Absolute Sanctuary are supervised by professional therapists and nutritionists who are here to help you to feel good, in a very healthy way. Read More...
Anantara Bophut Koh Samui ResortKoh Samui
Settled in a tranquil corner of the large and grandiose compound of Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Resort, Anantara Spa is simply an impressive wellness centre featuring water gardens, manicured tropical vegetation and a stunning architecture that could be part of the décor of a fantasy movie. The six glass-walled treatment rooms and their adjacent al fresco tubs offer the perfect settings for a memorable moment between the hands of a skilled practitioner. A great variety of signature spa treatments poetically named Journey of Siam, Dawn Renewal or else, permits happy few to indulge their body and soul in a totally relaxing environment. Read More...
Kamalaya Koh Samui is like a sanctuary fully dedicated to well-being. Located in Laem Set, on the southeastern side of the island, Kamalaya offers a choice of multi-day programmes aiming at restoring your body and soul through holistic activities and healthy food. From sleep enhancement to weight loss to detox to stress and burnout, and more, a large amount of ailments as well as more serious physical and emotional problems can be fixed with a soft approach. Custom-made programmes can be organised according to the length of your stay and what you want to achieve. Kamalaya is just the right place if you’d like to really take care of yourself and come back as a new person after your holiday in Koh Samui.
W Koh SamuiKoh Samui
Away® Spa is in charge of the guests’ pampering, detoxing, or refuelling at the stylish W Retreat Koh Samui. Designed in a very contemporary style with an Asian twist using straight lines and strong colour contrasts, it hosts seven treatment rooms displayed in five luxurious pavilions. The facilities at hand in and around the spa include swimming pool, fitness centre, detox restaurant, and an original Thaimazcal® (water and fire zone). You can indulge yourself here with over 50 treatments from hydration strategy to soothing after sun to Pevonia facial (anti-aging treatment made of pure caviar, Asian pearls and Phyto extract) and more, as well as a choice between 10 types of massages from Thailand, China, India, and Malaysia. Aromatherapy is also part of the treatments as you can choose the fragrance of the oil used for your massage. Read More...
Bandara Resort & SpaKoh Samui
Shine Spa focuses on guests’ bodies and souls with pampering sessions at Bandara Resort. This traditional Thai spa uses the ancestral techniques and aromatic oils that made Thailand so famous regarding health and beauty treatments. Offering an extensive menu of signature massages as well as body and facial treatments dispensed with top-notch natural products, Shine Spa also helps everyone to understand the importance of nutrition as one of the major factors of well-being. From 45 minute massages to three-day programmes, there is surely a treatment for your taste in their catalogue. Read More...