Banyan Tree Samui

Banyan Tree is a prime example of the 'new age' of resorts that are bringing traditional five star service and quality into the realm of innovative design, ethical and environmental responsibility, and fresh creative style and service. A stay at Banyan Tree Samui not only offers the ultimate Thailand luxury escape, but inspires and invigorates guests with its ingenious approach to hospitality.

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GEO Information

Banyan Tree lies idyllically along scenic Lamai Bay, on the South-eastern coast of Koh Samui, also called the ‘Coconut Island', a popular enclave for sun seekers and the third largest island of Thailand, located only 19km from Samui International Airport.

Atoll Paradise will arrange your transfer upon booking.

  • Introduction

    Arrive at Banyan Tree in Koh Samui and find yourself in an enclave of beauty and serenity, where Thai inspired villas nestle amongst lush terraced jungle gardens that tumble towards the white sands and crystal waters of Lamai Bay, a private protected cove.

    Indulge in opulent luxury while relaxing in your villa with Private Pool, rejuvenate your senses under the hands of the professional therapists of renowned Banyan Tree Spa, tickle your taste buds in one of the many world class dining venues, or simply enjoy a romantic dinner on your own intimate outdoor pavilion - Banyan Tree Samui offers all this and more...

    The resort combines the best elements of a tropical getaway with the seclusion and privacy that have become synonymous with Banyan Tree. Retreat from the bustle of the outside world into a secluded haven where your days pass in a gentle flow of relaxation. Be serenaded to sleep by the deep blue swells and cool sea breezes of the Gulf of Thailand.

  • Saffron

    Banyan's signature restaurant, Saffron, is a celebration of traditional Thai cuisine with a modern twists. Experience the flavors and ingredients that this region is famed for, while enjoying a delicate sip from the wine cellar.

    The Edge

    Overlooking the entire resort and the beach, The Edge offers both indoor and outdoor dining venues serving international breakfast as well as a la carte menus with Asian, Western and locally inspired dishes – all prepared using only the freshest seasonal ingredients.


    Stylishly situated right on the sand, the freshest of seafood is served as well as a refreshing range of light meals and beverages. A barefoot venue perfect for sunsets.

    Lobby Lounge

    Serene floor to ceiling glass walls right at the water's edge create a tranquil environment in which to enjoy a selection of gourmet coffees and loose leaf tea in the afternoon. Also serving Banyan Tree's signature cocktails accompanied by Thai and Western Tapas.

    Pool Bar

    Delightful pool side lounge bar where an impressive list of Banyan Tree's signature cocktails, as well as fresh juices and healthy sandwiches are served.

    In-Villa Dining

    A comprehensive selection of à-la-carte Western and Asian cuisines from Banyan Tree's restaurants are available, served in the privacy of your villa. Delight in the company of your loved one and enjoy a private meal with the resort's In-Villa BBQ special, served by your personal Chef.

    Dinner of the Legend: Samui Episode

    Let the resort's Chefs arrange an intimate dinner for you and your loved one at the beach, and enjoy a 4-course menu in the magnificent surroundings of Lamai Bay.

  • Activities & Recreation

    Taking leisure time at Banyan Tree Samui begins the moment you arrive, and from this point onwards you are encouraged to partake in whatever activities take your fancy. The onsite sports and recreation facilities are impressive and include water sports, the excellent Spa, beautiful swimming pool, private beach and Fitness Center.
    Should you wish to see some nearby attractions, many dazzling cultural and natural sites are only a stone's throw away, and staff will organize a bespoke excursion for you upon request.


    • Swimming Pool
    • Kid's Pool
    • Fitness Center
    • Kid's Club
    • Marine Center
    • Boutique
    • Concierge Services
    • Meeting Facilities
    • Business Center
    • Games Room
    • Library

    Water Activities

    • Snorkeling
    • Windsurfing
    • Catamaran Sailing
    • Bodyboarding
    • Canoeing

    Land Activities

    • Mountain Biking
    • Yoga Classes

  • Banyan Tree Spa Samui

    Banyan Tree's focus on organic perfection and design extends to the Spa ethos where holistic wisdom and natural products are incorporated into the program. The first luxury resort spa to open in Thailand – with Banyan Tree's Spa in their resort in Phuket – its success is tried and true. Drawing on centuries of Asian wisdom, as well as the most recent innovations in health and wellness, Banyan Tree's Spa treatments are exceptional.

    The venue itself is an inspiration, nestled on the hillside, with glimpses of Lamai Bay all around, a sanctuary of intimate and soothing spaces has been realized - cooling stone water features, relaxing lattice work, and lush tropical plants will transport you to a place of abandon, healing and bliss.

    Spa Facilities include
    • 10 Treatment Rooms
    • “The Rainforest” (Hydrothermal Experience)

    Spa Treatments

    Try one of Banyan Tree's tempting Signature Treatments like the Royal Banyan, a 150-minute treatment, featuring the Royal Banyan Herbal Pouch Massage where a herbal pouch dipped in warm Sesame Oil complements the East-meets-West massage techniques to improve blood circulation and muscular tension. The ensuing Jade Face Massage improves skin condition and firms up facial muscles, leaving behind a glowing complexion.

  • Weddings

    Marriages may be made in heaven - but it's all about discovering paradise on earth. Banyan Tree Samui is a dream wedding destination where vows are made and where the sky and the sea meet to create the perfect setting.
    The resort offers uncompromising personal service and signature attention to detail, so let its professional Events team handle every detail of your wedding from the ceremony or reception to complementary celebrations such as a beach night for the bachelor party. Creativity, talent and the finest Samui wedding sites and services are a given, so you can simply relax, be a guest at your own wedding and enjoy your day.


    Banyan Tree Gallery

    Banyan Tree actively campaigns to preserve and nurture the environment and to support local communities and culture by sponsoring philanthropic programs such as the ‘Green Imperative Fund' and various Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives. The fruits of these programs are proudly displayed in the Banyan Tree Gallery, including a range of traditional crafts, photographs from community programs, and a range of Banyan Tree's signature designed home wares. Take comfort in the knowledge that a stay at Banyan Tree contributes to local Thai communities and the environment in a positive way.


    Recognition & Acclaim

    Banyan Tree speaks for itself as an acclaimed boutique luxury brand. The resort itself has been named one of the ‘Top 5 Green Hotel Chains' in the British Airways Highlife List, featured on the Condé Nast Traveller Hot List in 2011, was the winner of a ‘Corporate Governance Asia recognition Award in 2010', and recognized as having the ‘World's Leading CSR Program' at the World Travel Awards in 2010.


Rooms & Suites

With sleek modern lines and Thai accents, Banyan Tree's Villas are elegantly perched on the terraced hillside looking down to the cove and out towards the horizon.

The airy series of terraces make perfect use of glass and wood to take in natural light and sea breezes. Enjoy the views framed from expertly composed interiors that feature Banyan Tree's very own signature designer furniture and amenities.

Presidential Pool Villa

Indulge in the ultimate island getaway in the vast 316 sqm Presidential Pool Villa. Boasting two private swimming pools and a breathtaking view of Lamai Bay, the Presidential Pool Villa – the only one within the resort – is the perfect home away from home for loved ones and friends. A beautifully decorated sala links two one-bedroom

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Grand Sanctuary Pool Villa

A perfect combination of two spectacular pools, outdoor deck and private garden. The Grand Sanctuary Pool Villa offers a genuine island getaway. Relax in the golden rays of the sun and refresh yourself in the cool waters of your individual pool while taking in uninterrupted views of the Gulf of Thailand.

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Sanctuary Pool Villa

The Sanctuary Pool Villa (169 sqm) is Banyan Tree Samui's ultimate haven of relaxation, and even features its own private glass walled spa treatment room overlooking Lamai bay. With two bedrooms, and ample space, it is perfect for small families or friends to share. Enjoy a magical day on the beach and return to the private plunge pool

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Royal Banyan Pool Villa

Set like a jewel on the crown of the resort. The Royal Banyan Pool Villas are the only units that offer breathtaking ocean views from the generously-proportioned living area. Fall under the spell of your setting as fresh sea breezes permeate the air. Watch dawn break over the horizon while relaxing on your private sala; and come evening,

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Hillcrest Pool Villa

From the highest position on the property, Hillcrest Villas (130 sqm) enjoy soaring views of the bay and horizon. These luxurious pavilions showcase their pleasing silhouette above the tree line and feature truly inspirational interiors. Villa Features include ~ Private Pool ~ Pillow Menu ~ Bath Menu ~ King sized Bed ~ Separate Living

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Ocean Pool Villa

Ocean Pool Villas (130 sqm) look straight out at the horizon line and expanse of blue through palm fronds, enjoying direct sea breezes that ripple across the private infinity plunge pool. Warm and spacious interiors are furnished with custom made Banyan Tree designer wares and individually decorated to accentuate unique villa aspect. Villa

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Deluxe Pool Villa

The height of sophisticated tropical modern design, these villas (130 sqm) are pure indulgence inside and out. Cool interiors with plush custom designed Banyan Tree furniture and exquisite bathrooms dance with ripples reflected from the private pool and garden palm fronds. The feeling of Zen created by well realized design that embraces the

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