Where to Stay in Lamai Beach
Editor's Guide to Recommended Hotels in Lamai Beach
An exceptionally beautiful beach, Lamai is strewn with huge granite boulders. The town centre is akin to Chaweng’s, only a little more laid back and smaller. Shopping is not as prolific as in Chaweng and Lamai’s nightlife not as in your face but it’s still a fun destination. The good part about the accommodation in Lamai is that a lot of it is absolute beachfront and everyone loves that. Resorts are smaller and more personal; resulting in memorable and friend-filled stays.
Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa
An all-villa-and-suites resort, Oozes class, chic and a hip attitude. With five villa-and-suite categories you’ll find the luxurious niche you’ve been looking for and fulfill all your holiday fantasies. Located on Lamai Beach and within a short drive of local attractions, Le Meridien has a full set of facilities and amenities including a unique ‘ocean pool’ and trendy spa, CHA – an ocean-view restaurant, a cocktails bar, a state-of-the-art fitness room, free Wi-Fi and exceptionally friendly and helpful staff members. Gurich Samui is all about attitude and is for people who have not forgotten why Samui Island became so popular in the first place.
Beach Republic The Residences
Thirty-nine Private Pool Villas appointed in luxurious style by a fabulous beach – who could ask for more? Beach Republic is new, ground breaking and aims for total guest satisfaction. You’ll have easy access to Samui's premier Ocean Club & Restaurant, featuring fine dining, superb wines, fitness room, and the Beach Republic Asian Fusion Spa. Expect fine Mediterranean dining with flexible seating arrangements. The boutique spa at Beach Republic fuses traditional Asian and Western styles with an inventive, new age approach to spa therapy. Beach Republic is a fount of new ideas to entertain you and to make sure your stay is unforgettable.
Buddy Oriental Samui Beach Resort
Buddy Oriental combines the concept of both colonial-style luxury and a tropical seaside resort. With Superior, Junior, Deluxe and Executive Rooms and Suites you’ll experience opulence and luxury reminiscent of the old times. This unique concept is embraced throughout the resort and extended into a colonial-style courtyard with coffee shops and atmospheric shopping opportunities. Try one of the 20, 80sqm Deluxe Suites or shoot for the stars in the 200sqm Executive Suite. Buddy has several food & beverage outlets with everything from Thai to pizza and a lot in between, there’s even a wine & cigar bar and an Irish Pub. Located just outside Lamai and a 10-minute taxi ride to Chaweng, you’re never far from entertainment and Thai restaurants here.
Lamai Wanta is a boutique concept resort featuring several types of Rooms and Villas – Basic and Deluxe Rooms, and Sea View Villa/Garden View Villa along with 51sqm Sea View Family Villa/Garden View Bungalow – all tastefully fitted out and strategically located in the grounds. The onsite Coast Café serves both Thai traditional dishes and international cuisine in a beachside setting from early till late and is noteworthy as it uses only local produce and goods. It is located next to the resort’s swimming pool and also serves poolside drinks.
Fenix Beach Resort Samui
Four-star accommodation in fresh, modern-Thai style with a cheery beachside atmosphere, Fenix Beach Resort Samui is the ideal destination for those looking for an uncomplicated and carefree beach holiday. With five room types – Superior Room King Bed, Superior Room Two Single Beds, Superior Room with Sea View, Superior Room with Sea View and Two Single Beds and a 40sqm One-Bedroom Villa the choice is yours. Hotel facilities include a children and adult’s pool, a fitness centre, business corner with meeting facilities, NEST Restaurant, beach barbecue dining, Thai cooking classes, WiFi and car and motorcycle rental.
Pavilion Samui Boutique
Sixty-nine beautiful units, comprising Rooms, Plunge Pool Suites, Hydro Pool Villas, and Grand Pool Villas – all made from top-grade materials and designed in the Modern-Thai style. Pavilion Samui has three food & beverage outlets with Tha Patio Restaurant to central point of cuisine at the resort. Featuring Italian, Thai and international cuisine the Patio also has live musical entertainment. As for activities, you’ll find the outdoor pool next to the beach alongside the children’s pool. Pavilion also offers the whole gamut of water sports as well as a ‘Spavilion’ where you can choose from a rich list of Spa treatments.
Renaissance Koh Samui Resort & Spa
Renaissance Koh Samui Resort & Spa features six accommodation options; Deluxe Garden View Guestroom, Deluxe Sea View Guestroom, One-Bedroom Villa Garden View, One Bedroom Villa Beachfront, One Bedroom Suite Beachfront and Two Bedroom Villa Beachfront. Situated on exclusive beachfront between Lamai and Chaweng, you’ll have the best of both worlds in a tranquil spot with five dining options and of course room/villa service with free WiFi in Pool Villas. Relax in the resort’s Quan Spa with its many treatments or go for it in one of the swimming pools or fitness room. Whatever service you choose at Renaissance you can be sure that quality will prevail.
Rocky’s Boutique Resort
Rocky’s comprises 47 Bungalows and three Villas with private pools. The resort is beachfront and a short walk from Lamai centre. The atmospheric fine-dining restaurant is perched on a large beachside granite boulder and indeed the three shorelines of the boutique resort are granite strewn and picturesque. The Rocky's Boutique Resort beachfront ‘samui’ bungalows run along the shoreline and each bungalow is approximately five metres from the sea while luxury two-bedroom ‘samui’ villas comfortably sleep up to six adults. They feature a private dipping pool, and are two-storey Thai villas each of approximately 120sqm.
Rummana Boutique Resort
With attractive Villas and Suites, all fitted out with state-of-the-art facilities amenities and set in lush verdant gardens Rummana Boutique Resort has a lot going for it. Located beachside, just outside Lamai at Hin Ta Hin Yai, you’ll enjoy the combination of tranquility, easy access to Lamai’s nightlife and shopping and beach life. Enjoy massages, spa treatments, the resort’s ‘Horapa’ fine-dining seaside restaurant, and WiFi access as well as lots more at Rummana – it’ll make your Samui sojourn a truly memorable and happy one.
With no less than eight different room types ranging from Superior to Pool Executive Suites, the accommodation options at Samaya Bura are rich and interesting. Dine right on the beach under the stars, take a refreshing treatment at the gorgeously-appointed spa, work out at the Tonkao Fitness Centre or simply relax by the pool and soak in the laid-back atmosphere at this beachside piece of paradise. For that extra edge on a luxurious stay check out the Maya Pool Executive Suite with its state-of-the-art amenities and fine location.
With four 300sqm Ocean Front Villa Suites epitomizing the very lap of luxury along with an infinity-edged private pool and ocean views that will last you a lifetime, Silavadee offers even more in the shape of Ocean View Pool Villas, Ocean View Jacuzzi Deluxe, Jacuzzi Deluxe Rooms and Deluxe Balcony Rooms. Silavadee also has several package stays such as the Honeymoon and Long-Stay packages to help you make the most of this excellent seaside resort. Read More...
Weekender Resort & Spa
Choose from six types of generously proportioned Rooms, Bungalows and Suites – all fitted out in Modern Thai design and with state-of-the-art amenities. ‘Sunday’s’ Brasserie serves up delicious and original Thai and international cuisine and you can dine with great beach views. The resort’s ‘Der Spa’ has a wide and varied menu of treatments to choose from and five separate Packages for you to really indulge in. Weekender Resort & Spa makes for great beachside accommodation with the right combination of facilities and a tranquil setting.
Zara Beach Resort
Zara has 12 plunge pool villas, a main pool, restaurant and a spa and is situated at the Northern end of Lamai Beach. Linked to the beach by a small bridge, each unit except the superior villa has its own plunge pool and the Royal Pool Villa has its own pool with sunken sun bed to enjoy the lap of luxury. In addition, relax at the main pool or sip cocktails at the Zeni Beach Club. Guests can benefit from the sumptuous Zara Spa and surf the net for free due to the complimentary WiFi service.