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Banyan Tree Samui

5.0 of 5 99/9 Moo 4, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had our destination wedding there, and so glad that I chose Banyan tree samui. We have been to many luxcury hotel, but this one is defintly one of the best and highly recommoned. Our villa host Mario is very responsible, wedding organiser Gift and other stuff are also very helpful, helped us well on organise the wedding, other stuff... More

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Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We returned to Banyan Tree Samui two years later after our first stay in 2012. With the great experience of last time, we came back and stay for three night this time. The hotel location is just perfect and enjoy a beautiful beach. Although we only book for the lowest category which does not have a view, we are more... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear mylittlecrab, Greetings from Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for choosing our resort once again for your travels and I am delighted to read that your return visit was an enjoyable one. I am glad that the location of our resort is perfect for you and that you were able to unwind at our private beach. Our Deluxe Pool Villas... More

Hong Kong, China
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for three nights and had a superb time. The villas all have a private plunge pool and sun deck which are fantastic. The rooms are very spacious, great views and incredibly comfortable. The villa Hosts really do make the stay effortless and look after the little things without even asking (like checking us in for our departure... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear Graham W, Greetings from Banyan Tree Samui, your Sanctuary for the Senses! Thank you for staying with us recently and for sharing your comments. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your Horizon Hillcrest Pool Villa, perched at the loft of our resort, and found it to be comfortable, well-designed and relaxing. Our Villa Hosts act as a... More

Kuwait
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pros: The hotel property is amazing . Break fast is nice ! Staff are helpful and friendly (Oui and the staff manager and everyone ! ) Rooms are spectacular ( the normal one but with the Jacuzzi , as for it , they do upgrade if available ). Cons : not 100% Private , you can find some people that... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear Reem7777, Greetings from sunny Samui! Thank you for your stay and for sharing your comments. I am delighted to read that you had an excellent holiday and that you found our property to be exceptional. It is great that you found your pool villa to be spectacular and were able to comfortably relax there during your stay. While our... More

Lebanon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place to stay in koh samui!! Simply extra ordinary villa, service, amenities. Saffron has an amazing view as well as a mouthwatering selection of food. The Rainforest is a nice water treatment experience. Rayna our host was very helpful. Thank you banyan tree for making our honeymoon a memorable one.

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Dear Michel A, Thank you for choosing Banyan Tree Samui for your honeymoon and for taking the time to offer your kind feedback. It is wonderful to read that you found your pool villa to be out-of-this-world and that the design, location and amenities combined to deliver the perfect romantic retreat. Our award-winning restaurant, Saffron, serves up contemporary Thai cuisine... More

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I cannot stop bragging on how much we enjoyed our stay in Banyan Tree Koh Samui. Right from the pick up at the airport, check in, service from our Villa Host, to our amazing villa. It was beyond everything we expected! Our villa host, Ae very sweet, friendly lady greeted us at the lobby when we arrived and served us... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear shadoface, Thank you for staying with us and for choosing our resort for your special occasion. It is wonderful to read comments such as yours as they are an endorsement of the hard work and care shown by your Villa Host, Ae, as well as all of our associates. I will be sure to pass along your generous words... More

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place with amazing service. We did a multi trip honeymoon to Banyan Tree and were not let down. The little surprises every evening added that bit extra. Food at the Saffron Restaurant was probably the best Thai food we had tasted. We also dined on the beach, with the host more thank happy to click away so that we... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear Balraj G, Greetings from Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for choosing our resort as your honeymoon destination. With peace and tranquility abound, our secluded location and private bay provide the perfect romantic retreat with your loved one. It is fantastic to read that your Villa Host, Amy, as well as our entire team were able to attend to your... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

By far this place is out of this world. The setting is beautiful and the villas are off the scale with every luxury and ammenity you need including your own private pool. The facilities are superb. What stands out though is the level of service and by far the best I have received around the world. For pampering and luxury... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear SW44London, Greetings from Banyan Tree Samui, winner of Hotel of the Year 2013 for the Banyan Tree Group! Thank you for choosing our resort for you holiday destination. It is fantastic that the comfort of your villa set amidst the loft of our resort and the discreet, yet attentive, service from our entire team combined to exceed your expectations... More

Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most wonderful thing for us is the wedding anniversary surprise gifts, such as cake, room decoration, sweet at Saffron restaurant, we wouldn't expected these before. Beside, view from our villa is so romantic at night, we saw a falling star!! And again, we wouldn't expected about this wonderful thing before. So we can say you gave us more than... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear ViewKittikan, Greetings from Banyan Tree Samui, your Sanctuary for the Senses! Thank you for choosing our resort for your wedding anniversary. It is wonderful to read comments such as yours as they are an endorsement of the hard work and care shown by our associates. I will be sure to pass along your generous words to our team to... More

Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the Banyan Tree Samui sometime in mid October with my husband and my 2 year old. We stayed for 3 nights. The experience was simply amazing. We arrived very early in the morning in Koh Samui, at about 9ish and were already in our room by 1130am. I understand that this is based on availability but it... More

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BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this review

Dear allyphant, Greetings from Banyan Tree Samui, winner of Hotel of the Year 2013 among the Banyan Tree Group! Thank you for choosing our brand once again for your recent visit to Samui and for sharing your generous comments. I am thrilled that you and your family had a wonderful stay with us and left feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. It... More

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Address: 99/9 Moo 4, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Maret > Lamai Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Banyan Tree Samui 5*
Number of rooms: 88
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Banyan Tree Samui Hotel Koh Samui
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