Koh Samui is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Thailand. If you are looking for luxury for your holidays, check the list of the best Koh Samui luxury resorts with private pool villas, including the special selection of resorts in Koh Samui that boast exceptional pool villas with private pools.

Koh Samui Private Pool Villas

Koh Samui, the second largest island in Thailand, is well-developed with a big number of tourist accommodations available for all tastes and different budgets. Not surprisingly, luxury villas with private pool can be also found in almost any area of Koh Samui.

Koh Samui Villas with Private Pool provide not only a comfortable stay, but also an unforgettable experience. The luxury pool villa resorts normally offer a high level and wide range of services. In most cases, such hotels have a variety of restaurants and bars, luxury spa, saunas, Jacuzzis, access to excellent beaches and organize excursions to nearby islands. In more exclusive resorts, you will find world-class facilities, including entertainment, shopping, award-winning fine dining and outdoor activities such as golf or tennis courts.

Accommodation prices of pool villa in Koh Samui can vary significantly. You will find both incredibly expensive and more affordable options on the island.

Koh Samui Resorts with Private Pool Villas

The best resorts with private pool villas in Koh Samui offering exceptional luxury during your holiday in Thailand are listed below.

To decide on the best option for the trip, more detailed information on each of the resorts with reviews, prices and availability of rooms for the selected dates can be found by clicking the links provided.

1. Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui

Surrounded by tropical gardens, Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui is situated on the island’s north-western tip, a quiet oasis on Laem Yai Bay. Each villa at the resort is fitted with a private infinity pool and private bar. Guests can enjoy views of the gardens or Gulf of Siam on the outdoor day bed at their pool villas. The hotel’s SIAMSEAS cruising boat offers access to Marine National Park and a variety of other locations. The Four Seasons’ restaurant serves fresh local seafood seasoned with exotic herbs from nearby gardens.

Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui

Location: Mae Nam

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"Beautiful hotel with gorgeous villas with private pools. Very quiet, very comfortable, exceptional service and staff. For me this is the nicest hotel in the world!"

"This is an amazing hotel. It is set in a tropical forest on a hill overlooking the sea. All villas are large and spacious with pools and incredible views. Unlike many other hotels on the island, the beach here is private and accessible only to hotel guests."

"The secluded location, the villa's and facilities are all top class and absolutely stunning."

"For an old resort the villas are still nice. The mini bar at my villa was exceptional. Big bath and rooms. Nice long pool at my villa."

"The villa was amazing. I think we had one of the best private pools we had to date and the bed was super comfortable. The location is isolated."

2. Napasai, A Belmond Hotel

The luxurious Napasai, A Belmond Hotel offers a 5-star tropical getaway in Koh Samui, with its very own beachfront, beautiful sea view infinity pool, and pampering spa services. Overlooking Ban Tai Beach, it has 4 dining options. Napasai, A Belmond Hotel is located along Mae Nam Beach. Spacious air-conditioned pool villas at the resort feature modern Thai decor and large patios with views of the sea.

Napasai, A Belmond Hotel, Koh Samui

Location: Mae Nam Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The entire complex is very nicely laid out with many palm trees and plants. The Villas are right on the beach with a great view of the sea. The area is well maintained and there are numerous offers for leisure activities. I can barely think of a better place to spend my vacation on Koh Samui."

"Peaceful atmosphere, beautiful private beach, great view, cosy villa."

"The private location, attention to detail, the truly stunning room (we had a sea view villa) with the comfiest bed and gorgeous lay out."

"Our Sea View Villa was in line with the pictures and therefore absolutely with our expectations. The infinity pool and the private beach of the hotel were great."

"Beautiful quiet hotel with its private beach, in the greenery, magical at night with the outside lights. The sea view villas are very nice and spacious. The pool is huge, very beautiful and a few meters from the beach."

3. Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui

Surrounded by tropical gardens, Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui offers luxurious seaside accommodation and a 200-metre private beach. A spa and 2 outdoor pools aside, it also has 3 restaurants. Elegantly decorated with wooden furnishings, the air-conditioned rooms at Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui feature an ocean-view terrace with sun loungers, and some terraces come with an outdoor bathtub. At the resort, for the most luxurious stay guests can choose from Tongsai Seaview Pool Villa and Wellbeing Seafront Pool Villas.

Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui

Location: Choeng Mon Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"We had a villa with two private pools, which we really liked. The view of the sea was unbeatable. The size of the accommodation was very generous and very clean / well maintained."

"Our room, which included a living room and private pool and Jacuzzi, was very spacious and had a fair view of the beach in front. By the way, a differential of the hotel is that it has its own private beach, in an area that also has two pools, resting area and a restaurant/bar (Fish Tales). All the rooms/villas are spread all over the large area of the hotel, with well-cared vegetation all around, which gives us a sense of exclusivity."

"Superb facilities and room, our villa with a sea view was surrounded by lush greenery and had a beautiful panorama looking out over the bay."

"I have booked Tongsai Seaview Pool Villa. When we entered our villa i was amazed with the set up and how spacious the space is, starting from the breath-taking view of the infinity pool, the setup of the Jacuzzi and furniture around the outer area, and ending up with so amazing set up of the room inside."

4. The Secret Pool Villas By The Library

Situated a few steps from Chaweng Beach, The Secret Pool Villas By The Library Koh Samui features accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness centre and a garden. Each pool villa at the 5-star resort has a private pool, and guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and to a bar. The Secret Pool Villas By The Library Koh Samui Plus offers some rooms with sea views, and each pool villa is equipped with a patio. At the resort guests can choose to stay at One-Bedroom Secret Pool Villa, Two-Bedroom Secret Pool Villa, Executive Pool Villa - The Editor or Beach Front Pool Villa - The Writer.

The Secret Pool Villas By The Library

Location: Chaweng Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The villa design and the architecture is magnificent."

"Very nice and very large rooms, Enormous big bed (2 king size large), large private pool, very quiet, and extremely private. Once you stay there you understand why they call it "Secret" pool villas. Very nice concept."

"Spacious 2BR villa with grand amenities, great service, amazing breakfast and the view! They should have marketed their facilities more online. We had no idea that their 2BR villas had Jacuzzi."

"The exceptional size of the rooms (secret pool villas), the design, the equipment in the rooms (Japanese toilet, 3m bed, sound bar, large pool to be hidden...)."

5. Conrad Koh Samui

The stylish Conrad Koh Samui offers a luxurious and private beachfront getaway overlooking the Gulf of Thailand. The large villas feature private infinity pools. Overlooking Aow Thai Beach, villas are spread over 25 acres of tropical hillside with mesmerizing sunset and ocean views. Guests can practice yoga outdoors or snorkel alongside coral reefs in clear waters. With panoramic sea views, the spa features a wide range of pampering beauty treatments and massage therapies.

Conrad Koh Samui

Location: Taling Ngam Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The bed was super comfortable! The villa had a beautiful view."

"The villas are really beautiful and the pool with the ocean view is mesmerizing!!!!"

"Very nice hotel with an incredible villa and view. The number of villas is relatively limited so not too many people so our stay was very "private" even at the swimming pool or restaurant."

"The villa was superb! It was extremely clean, tidy & with excellent sunset view."

"The villas are absolutely beautiful and the staff cannot accommodate you enough! The resort is set into a magnificent and dramatic hillside so travel is by resort buggy."

6. Banyan Tree Samui

Set on an exclusive beachfront along Lamai Bay, Banyan Tree Samui offers 5-star villa accommodation with private infinity pools. It features a world-class spa and 5 dining options. Spacious villas feature a private terrace with sweeping views of the ocean or tropical greenery. Guests can indulge with relaxing body treatments and massages at The Rainforest. The resort has a well-equipped fitness centre, library and beauty shop. Leisure activities include diving, cycling and fishing.

Banyan Tree Samui

Location: Lamai Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The villa was extremely comfortable allowing sufficient space for 2 people to enjoy it and the surrounding pool and external recreation area. The privacy of our villa was important and we were not disappointed. The view was fantastic. The bed was terrific. We were so comfortable. Really all the facilities in the villa were faultless. The interior design of the villas coupled with the style of furniture."

"The hotel itself is so beautiful. A little on the older side but love that charm about it. We got moved to a better villa with a stunning view of the private beach (B20) so would definitely come back and stay in this villa again. 5 stars!!"

"An exceptional location and private villa with pool. A very good privacy and service as well."

"The villa was amazing, big and with every possible facility you might need."

7. Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui

Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui is situated on Chaweng Noi Beach. It offers luxurious suites and villas with a private pool. At Vana Spa, guests can fully indulge in deep relaxation with massage treatments. The property also boasts an outdoor pool, sauna and 24-hour fitness centre. 

Vana Belle, A Luxury Collection Resort, Koh Samui

Location: Chaweng Noi Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"We stayed in one of the Tropical Pool Villas. The room itself was spectacular with views of the beach, which was only 20 odd metres away, but yet you managed to keep your privacy because of the trees and bushes in front of the villa. The private pool was great."

"The room (Tropical Villa). The room is quite modern and spacious. Everything is clean."

"The villa we lived in is amazing! Everything is perfect here: nature, place, interior, cleanliness, wonderful food, service."

"We took the premium sea view villa. The room was not a nice looking one, furniture cheap and plastic, the pool for room very small. The villas have no privacy. There is no value for money."

8. Cape Fahn Hotel Samui

Situated in Choeng Mon Beach, Cape Fahn Hotel Samui offers a private beach area, non-smoking rooms and water sports facilities. Each pool villa at the 5-star resort has a private pool, and guests can also enjoy access to the resort’s main outdoor swimming pool. Snorkelling is among the activities that guests can enjoy near the resort.

Cape Fahn Hotel Samui

Location: Choeng Mon Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The location, a private island almost for yourself. Definitely a highly recommended place to stay at Koh Samui."

"Very good establishment. Location outside public beach very appreciable. Very well maintained structure, large impeccable rooms."

"Very well maintained boutique hotel on a small peninsula. Very nice villas with a large private pool. Very quiet. Nice location."

"The hotel is stunning, beautifully designed and there is thought on the smallest details. The pool in the room upgraded the vacation and in general the room is fully equipped and has everything. The place is quiet."

9. SALA Samui Choengmon Beach Resort

Located along Koh Samui's Choeng Mon Beach, SALA Samui Choengmon Beach Resort offers modern facilities complemented by traditional Thai architecture. It boasts an 80-metre private beach and 2 beachfront pools. At the resort guests can choose from several types of luxurious one-bedroom and two-bedroom pool villas.

SALA Samui Choengmon Beach Resort

Location: Choeng Mon Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"We loved that it was quieter than some of the other Koh Samui beaches, but also close enough to Chaweng and Bophut if we wanted some nightlife/action. The Villa we stayed in was great and we loved the private pool. But we also loved the main pool and the beach too."

"We had an incredible stay at Sala Cheongmon Beach. The Sala Pool Villa was beautiful and serviced regularly by the staff. The beach was well maintained and had plenty of sun beds, which made it feel private even though there were other guests around."

"Sala villa is a boho dream, all you need is there. The beach gets crowded and the sea isn't great."

"Beautiful very private and quiet villa with its own pool and lovely planting. Choengmon beach was clean, peaceful and not overcrowded, but with a few other hotels/bars and beach massage available. No loud parties!"

10. Silavadee Pool Spa Resort

Set upon a hill in Koh Samui, Silavadee Pool Spa Resort enjoys a private beach and an outdoor infinity pool. Overlooking the Gulf of Siam, Silavadee Resort offers free shuttle services to Lamai and Chaweng. Spacious and decked with luxurious teak wood furnishings, the Thai-style Pool Villas feature modern amenities. At the resort guests can choose from Tropical Pool Villa, Ocean Front Pool Villa, Two Bedroom Ocean View Duplex Pool Villa, Two Bedroom Ocean Front Duplex Pool Villa and Scenic Ocean View Pool Villa.

Silavadee Pool Spa Resort

Location: Lamai Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"Everything was first class: the villa was big and clean, the scenery was great, the service was really friendly and the atmosphere was luxurious in every way."

"Love the pool villas. If you don’t have a pool Villa the general pool areas are very small. The beach is not great."

"I love the scenic ocean view villa overlooking the ocean and the massive stones and trees everywhere."

"The villa was amazing, fantastic standard and quality, gorgeous view and location within the property."

11. Santiburi Koh Samui

Santiburi Koh Samui is located along beautiful Mae Nam Beach in Koh Samui. Featuring luxurious villas and suites, it offers a tropical outdoor pool. Surrounded by greenery, the spacious accommodations at Resort Santiburi Beach feature polished wooden floors and traditional Thai furnishings. Several types of pool villas are offered at the resort.

Santiburi Koh Samui

Location: Mae Nam Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"Reserve villa looks much newer than the other, more traditional villas, and the pool and the privacy was incredible. Loved it! Absolutely wonderful private beach with clean, fine, white sand and very friendly beach staff. The whole resort is extremely well kept with a lush garden, and it’s very dreamy."

"Clean and crystal clear water at the beach! Stunning property with gardens and facilities well maintained. Rooms are slightly older and could do with a refresh but are large and comfortable. We stayed in a garden villa with plunge pool."

"As one of the first luxury hotels on the island, the hotel is situated in one of the best parts of Koh Samui - incredible garden and beach. The beachfront villa was amazing and just next to the beach. It is the more expensive option, but I highly recommend it."

"Nice & relax resort to calm down… Our Villa room with pool was excellent! Really open & spacious place."

12. Ammatara Pura

Ammatara Pura is a boutique resort featuring contemporary Thai villas with living area, kitchen and a balcony overlooking Lamai Beach. The resort houses a multi-cuisine restaurant with 24-hour room service and an outdoor pool with whirlpool. Fitted with tiled flooring, the spacious villas at Ammatara Pura feature classic and natural beige and brown interiors, decorated with influences from traditional Thai palaces and temples. Each villa has a private pool.

Ammatara Pura

Location: Lamai Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The hotel is absolutely beautiful with traditional Thai decors and architecture. There’s a small temple inside and the pools and cabanas are all very nice. we enjoyed our Villa and private pool."

"The room was amazing. So big and well cleaned. Our villa overlooked the gardens of the hotel and the beach front. The main pool and bar had steps down to the beach with a tap to clean your feet. Location was just out the centre of Lamai but only a short walk."

"The Villa look fantastic, full of Thai style design, room is big, near to beach, very quiet at night, convenient to restaurant but not the main Lamai road."

"Perfect location and a beautiful beach right to the pool villa. It’s a jewel on Koh Samui."

13. Six Senses Samui

On the northern tip of Samui Island, the luxurious Six Senses Samui enjoys panoramic views of the Gulf of Siam. Boasting a beautiful infinity pool, it has a spa and private beach. Air-conditioned villas feature large open spaces and wooden flooring which give rooms a bright and airy feel. At the resort guests can choose from several types of pool villas, some of them being oceanfront.

Six Senses Samui

Location: Choeng Mon Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"Beautiful Villas in a jungle setting with see view. The infinity pool is stunning and offers a fantastic sunset view. The open structure of the restaurants and bar. The beach is a bit small."

"The resort itself was designed to be exceptional one of a kind experience. So architecture was exceptional, villas and other facilities are just breath-taking."

"Really an exceptional experience, the grounds of the resort are fantastic, so lush and peaceful, the villas are amazing."

14. Renaissance Koh Samui Resort & Spa

Surrounded by tropical greenery, Renaissance Koh Samui Resort and Spa is located along Laem Nan Beach. The main infinity pool overlooks the beach, while the 50-metre lap pool is lined with sun loungers. Guests can also enjoy relaxing massage at Quan Spa, or exercise at the gym. Spacious and air-conditioned, rooms and villas feature polished wooden flooring and modern Thai decor. For the most luxurious stay at the resort, guests can choose Pool Villa Garden View, Pool Villa Beachfront or Royal Villa.

Renaissance Koh Samui Resort & Spa

Location: Laem Nan Beach, Lamai

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"Peaceful serene setting beachfront villa. So quiet."

"We stayed at villas, in a full apartment with terrace and a private pool. If you have the opportunity to stay in villa, it’s the best choice. The hotel is located in front of a calm, exclusive beach."

"Great green area with its own private beach. Very nice pool villa. Small private pool."

"If you don't choose a villa with pool, you are in a deluxe room in a building out of the way from the beach and main pool."

15. SALA Samui Chaweng Beach Resort

Enjoying a peaceful beachfront location on the white and sandy Chaweng Beach, SALA Samui Chaweng Beach Resort comprises of two buildings. The resort features luxurious pool villas and suites, a signature 'moon pool' that overlooks the sea and a romantic beachfront restaurant. The spacious pool deck also comes with plenty of sunbeds and a kid's pool. Inspired by Asian culture, the uniquely designed pool villas at the resort come with handcrafted furnishings and air conditioning.

SALA Samui Chaweng Beach Resort

Location: Chaweng Beach

Reviews about pool villas at this Koh Samui resort:

"The garden pool villa was very nice and comfortable. The beach is great. The lap pool is fantastic."

"Stunning hotel with exceptional design. World class SPA. Pool Villa seems to be a must. Water in the pool - if you are planning to get into the pool forget about white swimming clothes as they will become yellow in a moment cause of amount of chlorine in the water."

"Very relaxing stay at SALA Samui Chaweng. Hotel is beautiful in a contemporary way, not traditional Thai style. Location was good too. Walking distance to Central shopping mall and quiet from bars on main street. Room was clean and spacious. Stayed in garden pool villa. Very private. Facility maintenance needs more attention from management."

"Our garden pool villa was very quietly located and again offered some privacy."


Koh Samui Hotels

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