How do you plan to celebrate Christmas this year? Imagine idyllic beaches, gentle sea breeze, swaying palm trees, and gourmet dining. Add to that, a touch of culture with traditional Thai dances and stunning views that reach for the horizon. A stress-free holiday where you can laze in bed until noon and lounge under the sun all day. Beach volleyball, a swim in the pool and sunset cocktails to end the day. Do we have your attention? You can have all this, and more, if you head to an elite haven in Thailand this Christmas.
No more sweating it out in the kitchen to prepare a Christmas meal. Sit back as your villa chef arranges the most exquisite feast. Wine and dine with your nearest and dearest, and say cheers to ending the year on a high note. You’ll want for nothing in Thailand.
If you decide to go to Phuket for the holidays, Baan Paa Talee is a magnificent and modern estate set on top of a cliff. The villa can fit up to 20 guests and there is a wealth of activities you can do nearby, including exploring the Andaman Sea aboard a luxury yacht charter, scuba diving or snorkelling to explore the enchanting underwater world. The beautiful sights of Phang Nga Bay, Raya Islands, Similan Islands, Koh Phi Phi and more are all within a day’s sail. You can delve into Phuket’s decadent brunches, DJ dance parties and romantic sunset dinners or discover the rich history and get a glimpse of local life on a cultural tour of Phuket Old Town.
Or if you prefer, you can simply stay in the villa and enjoy the dining room which can accommodate up to 20 guests, play a game on the pool table in the games area, have a karaoke party and or just lounge at the bar by the pool deck. Events with up to 80 guests can be arranged, so get your Christmas party-planning on. Make it a trip to remember.
If you’re looking for a cosy villa by the ocean for your Christmas holiday, try Villa Malee Sai. Discover the true meaning of Christmas as you spend time with your family or friends in this private and charming villa. While away your time in an open-fronted living area, or appreciate the stunning views of the great blue sea. Astounding sea views will soothe your spirit and allow you to sit back and reflect on the year gone by. The villa’s design caters to a true outdoors-y beach experience and is geared for those who dream of the sand and the sea.
If Koh Samui calls out to you, you and your friends will have an exciting time at Praana Residence. This top-of-the-line villa comes equipped with a boxing ring for sports buffs, plus a well-equipped gym and most importantly: a nightclub. The perfect party house, toast to champagne at midnight on the dance floor replete with kitted-out lights and a sound system worthy of the best international DJs. We’re not kidding, it is akin to bringing the club to your home. Dine by the pool or play billiards in the games room, there’s plenty to do. The enormous living room can fill up to 60 guests and has spectacular views. For those who want to stay in, there’s a grand cinema room, perfect for screening the latest blockbuster and diving into a large bag of popcorn. You’re spoilt for choice at Praana Residence, with a media room, spa, sauna, and of course – your own chef to whip up your favourite dishes.
Koh Samui is a relatively small island, and much of it is still pristine with forest-covered hillsides and palm plantations. However, it offers a wealth of fun and interesting things to do. Stay at Villa Baan Puri and indulge in kayaking, paddle boarding, football and even beach volleyball. The villa is just steps away from the beach, and you’ll be tempted to alternate seaside sports with sunbathing on the silky sand. If you want to venture out, Lipa Noi area offers a taste of the laid-back local Koh Samui lifestyle, with numerous rustic restaurants serving Thai and Western cuisines. Koh Samui is also an exciting lifestyle destination with attractions such as the Mediterranean-style Nikki Beach Club. If it’s shopping, dining and nightlife you’re looking for, there is no shortage in the vibrant centres of Chaweng, Lamai and Fisherman’s Village, Bophut, just a 30-minute drive from Villa Baan Puri.
No matter where in Thailand you choose to stay for the Christmas holidays, at an elite haven, you are assured of a memorable vacation. Invite your nearest and dearest and get ready for a Christmas getaway of a lifetime.