Name: Kya Beach House
Related: Koh Samui
For a taste of paradise that somehow seems to be just for you, instead of staying in a hotel, why not try a luxury villa; and where better than Koh Samui in Thailand, home to the totally beautiful Kya Beach House managed by Barefoot Luxury Villas.
Kya Beach House lies literally right on the beachfront in Koh Samui and the beach really feels like part of the villa as your outside living spaces merge perfectly with the soft, warm sands. Kick back and enjoy 1,600sqm. of stunning, private beach land on Koh Samui’s north eastern shore.
You are 10.3 miles away from Samui International Airport in Koh Samui. Flights from London tend to go via Bangkok and take in the region of 12 hours.
Style & Character
There is a wonderful beachy elegance to the beach house and there’s (luckily!) no getting away from it’s blissful beachfront location. Originally built as a Thai fishing house, the property has been lovingly renovated and is now a chic, relaxed 3-bedroom beach house which retains some of its lovely rustic charm.
Service & Facilities
It’s all about outdoor living here, your favourite place will undoubtedly be your huge private sand garden with 32m of beach frontage, a stunning sun deck and a 4m x 8m terrazzo infinity pool. By night, your staff transform this area into the perfect outdoor chill zone so you can star-gaze in the utmost comfort. Indoors, there’s an open plan living room and fully-equipped kitchen which merge seamlessly with a 50sqm open-air covered sala; perfect for chilled-out tropical living.
The villa staff are simply exceptional. The two full time staff and English-speaking Villa Manager provide an efficient service that is discreet when it needs to be, yet friendly and helpful when needed too. They are happy to arrange in-villa massages and treatments, Thai cooking classes, Yoga and PADI Dive Courses.
If you love the sound of a villa but Kya Beach House doesn’t exactly meet your brief then rest assured, it’s part of a portfolio managed by private luxury destination agency Barefoot Luxury Villas. They have another 34 handpicked luxury vacation villas situated Koh Samui so there’s bound to be one that’s perfect for your needs. Barefoot Luxury Villas pride themselves on their excellent on-site management services, they are all about ensuring you have everything on hand to have the perfect holiday but without having to lift a finger. They assign a Care Team Member to your group, to act as your advocate and guide and provide access to expert planning and on-site concierge services to arrange everything, from private chartered boat trips around the islands, to on-site yoga classes, to car transfers. They have also expanded their services recently so as well as managing high end villas in Koh Samui, they are also arranging Weddings and Events at some of their elite villas and are running some heavenly-sounding Spa & Detox retreat packages.
There are three gorgeous master bedroom suites sleeping a total of 6 guests; each with king-sized beds, a separate sofa area and stunning views. Your only struggle will be choosing whether you want to admire the garden, beach or pool during your stay!
Food & Drink
With a kitchen this good, of course, you may wish to cook for yourself but you might also decide to leave it to the in-house chef who is on hand to serve an exquisite Thai meal! Your large bamboo dining table can be set in the shade of the garden or under the sala for the ultimate in al-fresco dining. And if you fancy venturing out of your sanctuary (though we warn you, you may not!), there are cafes and restaurants to be found a short walk in either direction along the beach.
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