Renovated in 2007, this charming beach resort and eco hotel brings together the existing, unspoilt natural beauty of the surroundings with its suites and villas under the theme of ?great outdoor living'. All 83 rooms offer sea views, and guests have the choice of 4 main types of room namely Beachfront Suites, Cottage Suites, Tongsai Grand Villas and Tongsai Pool Villas. Splendidly located in tranquil surroundings with its own private beach, the resort truly embodies the perfect back to nature retreat with friendly staff and the special advantage of being owner-managed. Facilities on offer to guests include a lobby area with a 24-hour reception desk, a hotel safe, a currency exchange facility, a café, a bar, a games room and a TV lounge. Guests are offered a restaurant and Internet access (for an additional fee) and they may also take advantage of the room and laundry services (charges apply to both). There is parking available for those arriving by car.
This resort lies in a small bay on the north-eastern-most tip of Koh Samui in the Gulf of Thailand. It is set in 10 hectares of beautiful gardens and designed to blend harmoniously with its surroundings. This is a peaceful resort with a private sandy beach, a mere 10 minutes' drive from Samui Airport. The Big Buddha Temple is a 10-minute drive and it is 15 minutes by car to Chaweng Beach and Bophut. Guests may also reach the resort by ferry from Suratthani to Koh Samui.
All rooms feature a bath with a view, sun loungers and a dining/writing table on the open-air terrace. The Tongsai Grand Villas also have a gazebo where guests can sleep on in the open air as well as a pantry-bar area. The Tongsai Pool Villas, moreover, have their own 3 x 5 m private plunge pool on the terrace. All accommodation also offers a private bathroom with a bathtub/shower, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV and Internet access. They also come equipped with a minibar, tea and coffee making facilities, an ironing set and a king-size or double bed. Furthermore, individually adjustable air conditioning and a safe are provided in all accommodation as standard.
Guests can play tennis, use the gym or enjoy a dip in open-air swimming pool with its sun loungers and parasols, and there is a children's pool for the younger guests. Non-motorised water sports, such as windsurfing, sailing and canoeing, are also offered. The resort features a solarium and massage and spa treatments (charges apply) at The Prana Spa, which specialises in relaxation techniques whereby mind and body are synchronised, which can help control or decrease the stress response. The Gala recreation room is a place to hang out with its large TV screen, magazines, books, pool table, table football and a DVD/VCD/CD library. The Santiburi golf course is only 1.5 km away.
Chef Chom's Thai Restaurant serves à la carte, buffet breakfast and Royal Thai cuisine for dinner. Floyd's Beach Bistro offers contemporary international cuisine, right on the beach, and is open for lunch and dinner. The Butler's Restaurant serves predominantly European cuisine in an intimate atmosphere and is open for dinner only.
American Express, JCB, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
This resort has many steps and is therefore not ideal for guests with disabilities. There is no 24-hour room service on offer. Only children over 12 years are permitted to dine at The Butler's Restaurant. Children under 14 years are not permitted to use the half-moon swimming pool.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board
King size bed