It can be daunting to plan your first trip to Koh Samui, with so much information to absorb before you can make an informed decision on where to stay. Get it right and you’ll find a beach which perfectly suits you, with everything you want right on your doorstep. Get it wrong and it could spell disaster for your hard-earned holiday. Just imagine coming to Koh Samui for the nightlife and finding that the only thing alive at night around your hotel is the wildlife!
Each of the beaches and towns of Koh Samui offer something different, whether it’s a hedonistic party atmosphere, peaceful isolation, plenty of activities, a traditional feel or just a big stretch of sand to relax on. This page is your gateway to all the detailed and up-to-date information you will need to narrow down your research to the area that’s right for you.