Travelers looking for an exotic beach getaway this winter, start packing! November kicked off Thailand’s peak travel season, so at TripAdvisor Rentals, we’ve rounded up 10 Thai villas to make it easy to plan your dream getaway. In addition to the weather, culture and spectacular scenery, Thailand has a huge selection of stunning villas with features like infinity pools, private chefs and Instagram-worthy views. All this luxury comes with rates as low as $31 per person per night, making it the perfect place for a winter escape.
November peak season data is based on visits to the Thailand page on TripAdvisor Rentals.
Groups of friends, multi-generational family travel, couples, weddings, honeymoons.
These villas range from $185 – $2,100 per night. TripAdvisor Rentals has thousands of properties across Thailand, so travelers can find the perfect fit for any budget.
Best Time To Travel
November to February (average temperature: 79o F). Weather source: http://na.tourismthailand.org/About-Thailand/Weather.
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8 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, sleeps 16. From $900 per night ($56/person/night).
Perched above the Bay of Kata on the south west coast of Phuket, Villa Sunyata offers captivating views of the Andaman Sea. The luxury eight-bedroom villa was completely redesigned in 2015, and offers plenty of space for a large group trip. The villa’s chef prepares a complimentary continental breakfast every morning, and optional local cuisine for dinner, which guests can enjoy in the al-fresco dining area overlooking the pool. The villa manager will help coordinate activities, such as island boat trips, or onsite cooking or yoga classes. In addition to the villa manager and chef, the housekeeping team, gardener, pool maintenance staff and villa security guard all ensure that guests can relax and enjoy a pristine house—at a reasonable price.
6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, sleeps 12. From $1,200 per night ($100/per person/night).
This ultra-luxurious, ultra-private estate is named Rak Tawan, meaning “villa of love and sunshine,” making it a truly perfect place to celebrate with your significant other—with the help of three live-in staff members and a private chef. For a romantic date night in, schedule a Thai cooking class with your chef or make drinks at the stocked cocktail bar. Enjoy the stunning master suite, tucked away on the upper level with its own luxurious balcony overlooking the sea. This home sleeps 12, so bring your friends along and it’ll cost just $100 per person per night.
4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, sleeps 8. From $770/night ($96/person/night).
Villa Kya boasts a perfect 5-out-of-5 traveler rating, and it’s easy to see why. Set on a massive plot of land, Villa Kya’s infinity pool and spacious pool deck are surrounded by lush tropical gardens and towering palm trees. The family friendly home includes a shallow pool for kids, while the larger pool features a swim up bar, perfect for sunset cocktails overlooking the panoramic island views. The home mixes contemporary décor with a relaxed island feel, and includes large open-air living spaces for relaxation. As the weather cools down at night, guests can head to the Moon Terrace to stargaze in the custom circular sofa while playing your favorite music through the outdoor speakers. Guests can prepare food themselves, or order local favorites from the villa’s kitchen staff.
8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, sleeps 18. From $2,100/night ($117/person/night).
This sleek, modern villa showcases contemporary Thai style along the stunning white sand Lipa Noi Beach, known for its spectacular sunsets. The airy interior is expertly designed to create a peaceful atmosphere, and all eight bedrooms have an en-suite bathroom and air conditioning. Swim or snorkel at the pristine beaches or two private swimming pools during the day, with views of the Five Islands and Ang Thong Marine Park, and kick back on the terrace with outdoor bar to catch the sunset. The villa manager and professional staff are available to coordinate the perfect stay for you, while a personal chef will prepare meals or take your group through a cooking class.
9 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, sleeps 20. From $1,180 per night ($59/person/night).
The second you arrive at Serenity Villa, you and your group (up to 20 guests!) will switch into stress-free vacation mode. There’s no need to find your way to the property or worry about planning meals; transportation to and from this stunning contemporary villa is included in the price, along with housekeeping services and two meals a day. With a slick home theater, third-floor lounge and 42-foot infinity pool, Serenity Villa is the perfect escape for any group.
4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, sleeps 11. From $390/night ($35/person/night).
Head to Baan SeThai for a trendy yet tranquil retreat surrounded by beaches and popular attractions. The modern, minimalist architecture blends nicely with the tropical living experience. All four of the villa’s bedrooms have high ceilings, private bathrooms and balconies with views of the sea. The living room, dining table, cocktail counter and kitchen areas are together in an open space with cathedral-style ceilings. Chaweng Noi and Chaweng Beaches are both nearby, as is a luxury golf club, but you may choose to stay in your private L-shaped infinity pool with Jacuzzi corners. To enhance your stay, the villa manager can help travelers book cars or motorbikes, local tours, onsite massage appointments, and make restaurant and shopping recommendations.
6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, sleeps 12. From $650/night ($54/person/night).
As the name implies, Samui Summit Villa offers stunning views from the top, with 180-degree uninterrupted views of the Gulf of Thailand, Samui, Koh Phangan and Ang Thong Marine Park. The home faces west, guaranteeing uninterrupted, postcard-worthy sunsets each night. The house includes plenty of living space, with two lounges, a TV room, gardens on each level, pool bar, and indoor dining area that seats 12, plus an outdoor dining area that seats 10. All six bedrooms are air-conditioned and feature either sea or garden views, and of the two luxury master suites, one even has its own outdoor garden with shower. In addition to housekeeping staff, daily breakfast and access to nearby golf and tennis facilities, guests can work with the villa manager to arrange airport transfers, pre-stocking the fridge, local babysitting options and coordinating with a local chef to enhance their stay.
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6. From $185/night ($31/person/night).
Tucked away from the more populous parts of Krabi, Eden Villas offer guests tranquil relaxation in a lush, green setting filled with wildlife (keep an eye out for monkey sightings). Perfect for family and small group trips or couples’ getaways, the Eden Villas have 24/7 staff available to respond to guest requests. Airport transfer is included, and guests staying three nights or more will receive complimentary car hire, with maps of the local area that highlight favorite restaurants and sites. The stunning Thai villa boasts a 5-out-of-5 traveler rating, with travelers praising the convenient yet secluded location, the responsive staff and the family-friendly amenities.
3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6. From $171/night ($29/person/night).
This exotic three-bedroom Thai villa is located in Bophut Hills, one of Koh Samui’s premium residential areas. The interior is impeccably designed and arranged to maximize good Feng Shui. There will be plenty of good energy as your group relaxes in the three-bedroom home, with a fully-equipped kitchen, cozy lounge area with sofas and bean bags, and a movie library with flat screen TV and cinema projector. Outside, guests can relax in the infinity-overflow pool, garden lounge and tropical zen spa garden and private outdoor shower. Guests can also book daily breakfast, guided tours, private yoga classes, car or motorbike rentals, in-house massages and a private chef by arranging with the property manager.
5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, sleeps 10, from $1,900/night ($190/person/night).
Travelers looking for a sophisticated Thai getaway should look no further than the Villa Benyasiri. Perched atop the Samsara headland, Villa Benyasiri offers beautiful views of the Naka Lay Bay and the Andaman Sea. The main living room is spacious and relaxing, with double-height vaulted ceilings and folding glass doors that open out to the infinity pool and oversized sun deck. Relax on cushioned loungers, or follow a path through the foliage to an open air pavilion with viewing platform for a secluded retreat. Indoor and outdoor dining spaces and a variety of bedroom configurations make the home perfect for friend groups or multi-generational family trips. With a chef and a housekeeper on staff, and a villa concierge on call, you’ll have all the help you need to plan the perfect holiday.