Thailand’s leisure island of Koh Samui holds a priority position on the bucket list of every chic traveller. With Mick Jagger, Richard Branson and the Beckhams drawn to the divine destination, the island’s enviable reputation for barefoot luxury is set in stone.

Powder-soft white sand beaches dotted with swaying palm trees and a glittering turquoise sea set a spectacular scene.

Private coves and hidden beaches abound, and can be easily discovered by hiring a boat or a luxury yacht. Alternatively, you can marvel at exquisite marine life and colourful coral by putting on your snorkelling gear and heading into the blue water. 

Take in the breathtaking views in Akuvara, right by the Lipa Noi Beach in Koh Samui

Exclusive holiday villas are always the preferred style of accommodation among the rich and discerning, and many already own a private property on the island. However, the well-versed traveller knows the joys of simply renting a private luxury villa to experience the ultimate holiday. 

Personal Chefs

Chefs attached to these luxury villas are unique professionals with a vast repertoire of dishes fulfilling all dining moments – snacks, kids’ choices, a broad western menu, specific diets and five-star flavours.

Private chef at Panacea Retreat, a luxury 5 villa retreat located in the hills of Bophut, Koh Samui, Thailand

Order a stunning poolside seafood barbecue, a formal degustation feast for 12 people or an intimate dinner for two at a perfectly set table on the beach at sunset. It is all possible and seamlessly executed.

Sensational food presentation at Tawantok Beach Villas in Lipa Noi, Koh Samui

Chefs enjoy showcasing regional specialities and dazzling guests with their culinary magic. Start the day with a trip to the local wet market, a great cultural immersion, and launch into a crash course in Thai cooking.

Learn to identify and select fresh ingredients to be pounded into the paste that you will turn into a creamy and lush coconut curry. Or as the afternoon heat sets in, climb into a comfy hammock with a cool signature cocktail and have a chat with the villa manager about possible trips to one of the pretty waterfalls in the hinterland, a traditional sea gypsy village or a visit to one of many Buddhist temples whilst your personal chef surprises you with yet another Thai masterpiece.

Food and beverage delicacies served at Baan Puri, a private and luxury beachfront villa located in Lipa Noi, Koh Samui, Thailand

Dining at any one of our luxurious Koh Samui villas is a gourmand’s dream come true. It is a pleasure to leave behind the stresses of locating a touristy stall in town, hits and misses at multiple restaurants and queuing for a table at a much-hyped spot, only to be disappointed with the food you are served. In the exclusive world of Elite Havens, convenience and quality go hand in hand, and holiday dining will never be the same again. 

 

Live the gourmet dream when you holiday at one of our Koh Samui villas, where a relaxed and refreshing vacation awaits. Contact us for the ultimate gastronomic and tropical experience you have always dreamed of.