With an office in Thailand, we're often found travelling across the country to discover new luxury villas to add to our collection. We've a strict set of standards that villas need to meet to be featured on our website. We say no as often as we say yes. Here are some of the gems that have recently made it on the list.
This stylish and contemporary villa is a hilltop hideaway in Choeng Mon, offering unfettered views of the Big Buddha and Bohput bay. The villa sleeps 16 and offers lots of features for your shared entertainment and fun, such as the 12 seater cinema, two dedicated bars, tennis courts, infinity pool and pool table. Just don't argue over who is choosing their playlist from the ipad. The space has been well designed, with many private terraces too, so it's easy to find solitude when you need it.
Not sure whether to choose a villa or a hotel? This is the perfect compromise. Baan Hansa is based within the 5 star Intercontinental Hotel in Taling Ngam. Stay in this 5 bedroom luxury villa and you'll find a golf buggy to take you directly to your door. You'll also have access to all the resort facilities. The hotel has an excellent spa and a good choice of gourmet restaurants, but if you prefer choose an in-villa massage and have the chef prepare you a gourmet feast. The resort has 7 swimming pools and an array of beach activities like sailing and sea kayaking. If all that sounds like too much, simply relax with a sundowner and soak up the panoramic views over the Five islands.
This sleek and serene villa in the area of Choeng Mon, offers a stunning blend of contemporary design and relaxing ambience. You'll experience a fantastic personal service when choosing this villa, so there is nothing to worry about except unwinding and enjoying the cutting edge facilities. The villa has its own cinema for you to watch movies and a wealth of other facilities. From the lower levels of the villa there is a porthole to the pool, so you can see your fellow guests taking a dip and into the sky beyond -- like a scene from a movie.
Set on two acres of estate on a headland peninsular overlooking Patong Bay with views of Paradise Beach. Designed by talented French architects Arte Charpentier, the villa combines modern elegance with traditional Asian charms using materials like slate, teak, enamel and granite. The villa is shaded by the towering trees of the tropical forest and has lots of areas for relaxation including a unique open-air fitness and yoga platform with captivating views.
Villa Kalim is nestled away one kilometre from Patong beach in a secluded estate 60 m above sea level. The villa, which sleeps up to 10, has fantastic indoor and outdoor entertainment areas. It's bright and modern with some stylish unique additions, glorious features that add the wow factor such as a walk through shower and a lighting system you can custom set to suit the mood.
Located on a small exclusive complex known as 'the village' in the Muang area of Krabi lay Villa Bua & Villa Chaba. Both properties face the beautiful limestone pinnacles in front of Phang Nga Bay, its shoreline is just 40 metres away. There is a long tailed boat moored in front of the villas, your transport for exploring the hidden beaches and secret lagoons in the area. The villas offer the perfect base to explore other islands like James Bond Island, Chicken Island and Koh Phi Phi. Both properties offer privacy and romance.
Mermaid villa is a unique 5 bedroom villa situated right on the oceanfront of the beautiful Srithanu peninsular in Koh Phangan and conveniently located with walking distance of the village with a choice of restaurants and bars. A feature of this lovely villa is the mood lighting that can create any atmospher you want both inside or out around the swimming pool whether entertaining or just relaxing.