Daily rates include a full time Thai Chef (food cost on Guests account)
Minimum stay of 3 nights (14 nights over Christmas and New Year, 5 nights for Chinese New Year, Easter and Songkran)
Rates shown are for a maximum of 10 (ten) Guests (including children). Extra bed will be charged at US$50 per night
Daily Rates and extra beds are subject to 10% service charge and 7% tax
Airport transfer: US$ 45 (plus tax) per trip for a maximum of 7 passengers in private mini bus or luxury car
Baby cot provided free of charge
Rates include daily Continental breakfast
For weddings and private parties, surcharge may be applicable depending on number of guests
Baan Chao Lay / Lipa Noi
Contemporary elegance combines with tropical informality!
Baan Chao Lay is a deluxe villa located on the idyllic west coast of Koh Samui. Offering guests a superior standard of accommodation from its classy, spacious design to its contemporary interior design features, this villa has certainly been built with quality in mind. Together with being located directly on quiet Lipa Noi Beach, this is certainly a perfect location for an exclusive tropical getaway.
As the large electric gates of Baan Chao Lay close behind you, you are transported in to a luxurious environment where privacy and peace is of high priority. Entering through the villas inner gates, you step over the fish filled pond and access the homes central courtyard. To the left and right you find four out of the properties five bedrooms. Located in two separate pavilions with two bedrooms in each, with 4 doubles (king bed in each). All have their own en-suite with large walk-in shower and decorative garden.
Within the central courtyard of the villa is the large swimming pool with Jacuzzi. The pool is ideal for laps due to its length, playing games or just lazing by it on the surrounding deck. Wrapping around this area is the combined kitchen/dining/living room and on the opposite side the large master bedroom with dressing room and enormous en-suite.
Both of these pavilions have stunning water views and being on the west coast of the island lends for viewing some of the most stunning sunsets you will ever witness. The living room with its adjacent kitchen/dining area is a fantastic place for relaxing and entertaining alike and with direct access to the pool deck, garden and beach frontage this opens up the villa to enjoy its surrounding environment.
The master bedroom offers similar conveniences of being able to open up completely to entice the senses of the beach and garden and offers guests a calming area to rest. With its large en-suite bathroom and dressing room area this is certainly a sanctuary for the lead member of the party to have as their own private retreat.
On the beach front under the shade and protection of the giant trees lining the beach is the villas Sala. This can be used for outdoor dining or alternatively relaxation in the heat of the day.
Baan Chao Lay is a designer property that will suit all levels of needs. With contemporary internal and external design and modern pieces of furniture throughout, many will be attracted to enjoy this little piece of indulgence in the tropics.
Large Large Infinity pool (12 m x 5 m) and Jacuzzi
Direct beach access
Beach Sala ideal for BBQ’s and al fresco dining
Plasma TV, Satellite and DVD/CD player, Hi-fi System with outdoor speakers
Fully furnished inc. linens/towels
Fully equipped kitchen with design fixtures
Local Telephone & Fax line and FREE WIFI ADSL broadband connection by the pool
All bedrooms are en-suite, air conditioned and fitted wardrobes
Master bedrooms with personal safe
Living Room with full length folding doors and air conditioning
Secure gated property
Prices & Service
Daily rates include a full time Thai Chef (food cost on Guests account)
Living on site, the Villa Manageress and her staff are available to address your service needs
Bed linen is changed every third day
Pool & Bath Towels are provided and changed as necessary. We do appreciate our guests help to conserve water usage and thus sustaining our pristine island environment
Shopping list available
In-Villa wine selection
Concierge service for all tours and activities; private tours can also be arranged
Car rental with or without driver, full insurance coverage
Baby sitting service upon request and availability
In-villa spa treatment with extended menu
This service is based on a week-long stay and services may be tailored to your exact requirements during the booking process. Exact services included with each booking will be listed on the Booking Confirmation.
Located on the West coast of Koh Samui, 10 minutes from the ferry port of Nathon and 35 kms from Samui's international airport.
Boat trips to outer islands
In-Villa massage and spa treatments
20 minutes from Lamai shopping centers and restaurants
Nam Muang Waterfalls
Koh Samui is the island of thousands of coconut trees and the third largest island in Thailand. It is located in the Gulf of Thailand, 700 km South of Bangkok. There is a 55 kilometer long ring road on the island which makes it convenient to travel from beach to beach.
Well known beaches are Chaweng, Lamai, Bophut, Big Buddha, Choeng Mon, Hua Thanon and Maenam. Samui do also has many sister islands; Koh Tao (top diving destination in Asia), Angthong National Marine Park, Koh Tan and the spectacular Koh Nang Yuan.
The airport on Koh Samui was built in 1989 and it was renovated in 2007. It is often considered as one of the most beautiful and exotic airports in the world. The most popular beach on Koh Samui is Chaweng and it is located on the island's east coast. If you enjoy beach activities, there is no problem to engage in jet ski riding, banana boat riding, water skiing, wakeboarding, windsurfing or parasailing. It is also possible to rent a kayak or a canoe.
Lamai beach also offers a variety of water sports including jet ski, water skiing, wakeboarding, windsurfing, parasailing and you are also able to rent a motorboat for a private tour. Bo Phut beach is about three kilometers long and has a relatively fine-grained sand and coconut palm trees at it's side. Here you'll get a superb view overlooking Koh Phangan and the Gulf of Thailand.It is possible to rent water activity gear here.
Maenam Beach: This beach is an excellent holiday destination if you are traveling with children or if you just want to just relax.
Dining on the Islands: On this island you will of course find the traditional Thai food, not rarely with a noticeable curry and chili sting. International restaurants and cuisines such as Japanese, American, Italian, Swedish, Korean, English, Chinese, Spanish, German, Indian etc. are of course also found on this island.
Spas on the Islands: There are nowadays many world class spas on the islands of Koh Samui, Koh Phangan and Koh Tao. In fact, especially Samui has a reputation of being one of the best spa destinations and islands in South East Asia.
Santiburi Samui Country Club: This is an excellent 18 hole course that you should not miss if you are a golf enthusiast. It is surrounded by coconut palm trees and you will have a stunning view from these hills, overlooking the turquoise ocean and the Phangan island in the north. This is a true dream course for most golfers, but it might be a real challenge for the beginner. A driving range is also found in the area, close to the first tee.
Royal Samui Golf & Country Club: A beautiful golf course situated in north Lamai, overlooking Ao Tong Takian and Lamai. Small greens and narrow fairways.
Snorkling and Diving: On Koh Samui and Koh Tao you will find some of the best diving sites in the Southeast Asia region. The largest concentration of diving operators are found at; Sairee Beach (Koh Tao), Bophut Beach and Chaweng Beach (Koh Samui). The water is rich in colorful corals and has an impressive fish life. We recommend you to try a snorkeling trip to Angthong National Marine Park or a weekend on the beautiful island of Koh Tao.
Kayaking and windsurfing: You can rent the equipment on the most popular beaches or at many of the resorts on the islands. Jet Skis are fun too.
Private Thai Boxing Lesson: Why not give it a go with a real World Champion on Koh Samui in complete privacy. You don't need any previous skills whatsoever.
Sky Fox – Canopy tour: 600M high action of 5 rides between the treetops of Samui’s jungle. Breathtaking views of waterfalls.
Samui ATV: A Safari Tour on quad bikes.
Big Game Fishing: Out in the big blue trying to catch the big one… Genuine Thai fishing boat with cool shade for protection from the sun. All gear provided including fresh bait.
Around the Island Boat Tour: Takes you around the island like you never seen it before.
Tennis: There are two tennis clubs on Samui; Samui Tennis Club in Nathon and Koh Samui Tennis Club at Santiburi Resort.