The island’s array of sleeping options is overwhelming. If you’re looking to splurge, there is definitely no shortage of top-end resorts sporting exclusive bungalows, pampering spas, private infinity pools and top-notch dining. Bo Phut, on the island’s northern coast, has an attractive collection of boutique lodging – the perfect choice for midrange travellers. Backpack-lugging visitors may have to look a little harder, but budget digs pop up periodically along all of the island’s beaches.

Best Lists


  • Conrad Koh Samui Modern, elegant and enticing, with an azure horizon beyond the villa-side infinity pools.
  • Jungle Club Secluded and remote setting high up above action.
  • Six Senses Samui Highly relaxing meeting ground of luxury and rustic charm.
  • W Retreat Koh Samui Sleek, minimalist good looks and the coolest of cool bars.



  • Jungle Club High up in the hills and away from it all.
  • Am Samui Winning west coast setting.
  • New Hut Simple, unfussy and easy-going vibe.
  • Shangri-la Excellent value, on a fantastic stretch of sand.

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Price Ranges

The following price ranges refer to a double room with bath or shower room. Unless otherwise states, breakfast is included in the price.

$ less than 1000B


$$$ more than 4000B