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Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

From the minute we arrived we knew we were in for a treat. Check in was easy - whilst our rooms weren't ready (we got there at 9.30 am we were given access to change facilities and sat by the pool where a staff member came to advise us when the rooms were ready. The pool service staff were extremely... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear ShezM, Thank you for taking the time sharing your detailed feedback with us and others. We are currently sourcing new Do Not Disturb signs as you havent been the first one experiencing challenges with the wind. My apology if we disturbed you. The Spice Spoons cooking class is indeed a special experience and even myself as an experienced Thailand... More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

What an incredible stay, would love to mention names of staff but there were too many as they were all so fantastic, special mention to Jan who tended our check in. Her and reservations and housekeeping assisted in celebrating my colleagues birthday with us with a beautiful in room decorations and cake in such a fantastic way! Another highlight is... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear OliverCO, My team and I appreciate your positive feedback very much and are looking forward welcoming you back soon. Please feel free contacting me directly should your travel plans finalize. With kind regards Lars Kerfin General Manager More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is my first visit with my 3 kids to Koh Samui.I refer to trip advisor before making bookings for 4 days 3 nights.The hotel are not far from the airport.We got 2 rooms on the top floor,If you have a knee problem please request for downstairs room,It is the best choice for a first timer like me and family.The... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear Khun Nita, Great to hear that you and your family enjoyed your vacation with us that much. We hope being able to welcome you back soon. With kind regards Lars Kerfin General Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We spent 2 weeks at the Anantara Lawana during July and stayed in their pool Access room which was worth paying the extra for the upgrade and glad we didn't get the standard room or plunge pool rooms as they are more or less on top of each other. We had one of the villa's that was one of 4... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear Bradders_UK, Thank you very much for your recent stay and the detailed Feedback here on TripAdvisor, which is very appreciated. We would be delighted being able welcoming you back in the future. With kind regards Lars Kerfn General Manager More 

Giv'atayim, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We went to Anantara Lawana for our honeymoon, we stayed there for five nights. The room were very Thai-style, big and comfortable. The pool was big and fun. Breakfast was delicious. The staff was very kind and helping (especially Su) We didn't like the many stairs in the hotel -it wasn't so comfortable, the high prices of the hotel's restaurant... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear Yifat_Eitan, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us but want to apologize if some areas haven´t met your expectations and our own standards. I am sure those shortfalls could have been addressed and corrected easily if you would have informed us during your stay of it. With kind regards Lars Kerfin General Manager More 

Lackawanna, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed at this lovely hotel for 5 days. It was wonderful. The staff is great! Check in smooth. We had a pool access villa. To be honest we spent more time at the main pool. We would use our pool later in the evening. The nice part with these villas was the private outdoor patio. I don't know if... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear DrDEbDDS1964, We appreciate that you have taken time sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor with us and other travelers. Great to hear that you enjoyed it that much. As we received too many complaints that our guests couldn´t resist our good food and gained too much weight over the course of their stay we had to install some additional stairs... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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29 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 weeks in July, definitely a low end 5 star hotel, so much right but not a four seasons. Positives are great staff, service, rooms and food! We had 2 rooms, a pool entry villa and a normal room and think we only made it to the main pool twice. Only negative is it bit far to... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jeaniest, Thank you very much for the feedback. We always enjoy being compared to Four Seasons Resorts, even though we are not charging their rates...yet :-) With kind regards Lars Kerfin General Manager More 

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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

We thoroughly and absolutely enjoyed our 6 day visit to the hotel for our honeymoon. The service staff at bar and restaurant is amazing and so welcoming! Housekeeping service excellent and nearly invisible! Thai hospitality at its best! Thank you! We will gladly return!

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sarah S, Thank you for your feedback and compliments. We are looking forward welcoming you back. With kind regards Lars Kerfin General Manager More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My wife and I stayed for 10 nights in the Anantara Lawana and we thoroughly enjoyed our trip. The report is fantastic and the food amazing from the daily breakfast at OceanKiss to the fine dining at Treetops. A special mention has to be made to the staff, who really make this resort. As previously mentioned by other reviewers, they... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear tigerwoods123, I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that my team made a special impact on the overall experience. I also appreciate your suggestions to improve the experience even further. My apology for some of the miscommunications in regards of your package inclusions. Usually those work without any hassle, but we will look... More 

New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

The resort is nicely done and everything is just fantastic besides the beach and the ocean view from the hotel pool. If you are looking for some proximity to main Chaweng and also some solitude then you should choose to stay here. For a complete beach experience you will have to go to main Chaweng though. Service was excellent and... More 

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GeneralManagerALS, General Manager at Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort, responded to this review

Dear AnkushB, Thank you very much for your compliments and feedback which is highly appreciated. We have just recently upgraded our beach and refilled about 1,000qm of sand which made a significant impact on the overall beach experience. We would be delighted having you experiencing the new beach first hand in any of your upcoming stays. With kind regards Lars... More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the quiet, pristine northern end of Chaweng Beach, Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort & Spa offers peerless luxury Koh Samui accommodation just steps away from the ocean. Watch the sun rise over Samui’s palm forested coastline. Recline in rooms and suites inspired by the island’s original Chinese merchant settlers. Experience the perfect romantic dinner for two in a setting of your choice, accompanied by the freshest international cuisine.With room sizes starting at 61 square metres, Anantara Lawana Resort & Spa provides leading island resort accommodation. From the luxuriously appointed rooms and spacious Koh Samui pool villas to the resort’s communal facilities and restaurants, each guest is treated to the finest in services and amenities. Take a dip in the beachside infinity edge pool, dine in our treehouse restaurant overlooking the bay, or keep in touch with friends back home thanks to free Wi-Fi throughout the resort.While Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort & Spa’s location is quiet and tranquil, the buzz and excitement of Chaweng Beach lie just around the corner, with an array of international restaurants and local shops to take care of your every need. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort

Address: 92 / 1 Moo 2, North Chaweng Beach, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand (Formerly Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort and Spa)
Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range: $154 - $524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
Anantara Lawana Hotel Chaweng
Lawana Hotel Bophut
Lawana Resort Bophut
Anantara Lawana Koh Samui Resort Ko Samui/Chaweng, Thailand
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Chaweng
#7 Romantic Hotel in Chaweng
#8 Spa Hotel in Chaweng
#9 Luxury Hotel in Chaweng
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
#14 Family Hotel in Chaweng
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