Thai luxury with Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort

19th Jul 2013
Thai luxury with Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort

Nestled into the cliffs amid 22 acres of landscaped tropical gardens, InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort rises majestically over the beautiful Taling Ngam Bay.

Situated on the unspoilt west coast of Koh Samui, it is a place of luxurious seclusion and privacy, with spectacular views over the Gulf of Thailand and breathtaking sunsets.

Developed from the original Baan Taling Ngam Resort – the very first luxury resort to open on Koh Samui 19 years ago – it has gained legendary status over the years and is now recognised as Thailand’s Leading Beach Resort by the prestigious World Travel Awards.

Within this exclusive enclave, guests can select from 79 Thai-inspired guest rooms, suites and villas, each featuring incredible vistas across to the famous Five Islands and Angthong National Marine Park.

InterContinental Samui Baan Taling Ngam Resort is located within the exclusive enclave of Taling Ngam Bay on the unspoilt west coast of the tropical resort island of Koh Samui.

Renowned as the best spot on the island for sunsets, the resort is set in a quiet, secluded location and offers inspiring views over the Gulf of Thailand and the Five Islands beyond.

A 50-minute flight from Thailand’s capital Bangkok, the resort is then a leisurely 45-minute drive from Koh Samui International Airport.

Alternatively, for guests seeking a more unique arrival experience, the hotel also offers a private speedboat transfer direct from the airport to a dedicated private pier.

Soak up the scenery and indulge in a glass of sparkling wine during the smooth and comfortable 35 minute journey.

The third largest island in Thailand, Koh Samui is renowned for its natural beauty, including long stretches of stunning coastline, waterfalls, temples and an abundance of coconut trees.

Nearby, the fascinating archipelago of Angthong National Marine National Park and the incredible diving sites of Koh Tao ensure endless opportunities for exploration and discovery.

For the most secluded experience, the unique Beachfront Pool Villas have their own private swimming pool and sit directly on the pristine sands of Taling Ngam Bay.

With their unique location right on the pristine sands of Taling Ngam Bay, the beautifully-appointed Beachfront Pool Villas are the perfect setting for a romantic retreat or honeymoon.

Luxuriously styled with modern Thai furnishings, vaulted ceilings and colonial touches, they come complete with bedroom, separate outdoor living area, private sundeck and swimming pool.

For the ultimate in secluded luxury, two-bedroom cliff-side villas offer elegant perspectives across the Gulf of Thailand and lush greeneries.

Set across two floors, these stand-alone villas offer a distinctly residential feel, creating a perfect haven for family and friends to enjoy quality time together.

An expansive living and dining space occupies the upper, entry level, equipped with a large mini bar, espresso machine and cocktail-making facilities.

Two en-suite bedrooms are situated on the lower level, each led by modern Thai designs and colonial-style features.

A spacious sundeck outside offers close access to one of the resort’s five coloured swimming pools.

Located 110 metres above the sea level, amid lush, tropical rainforest, the majestic Three-Bedroom Napa Reserve Villa is also available to discerning guests, with its rich architecture soaring out of the rich hues of green.

The retreat is perfect for a quiet getaway with family, a special celebrations or an exclusive gathering of close friends, with all 600 square metres of indoor and outdoor space available to enjoy at leisure.

A spacious sundeck leads to a 15-metre private pool, while guests will also be provided with a dedicated butler and personal chef who will ensure visitors’ gastronomic appetites are met.

Guests staying in a Panoramic View Villa or a Beachfront Pool Villa can also upgrade to Club InterContinental for a nominal fee and benefit from a range of upgraded services, luxurious amenities and spectacular facilities.

A celebration of exclusivity and style, Club InterContinental offers guests an elevated level of hospitality through luxurious accommodation and personalised services.

Club InterContinental benefits include a personalised butler service, complimentary breakfast, afternoon tea and evening drinks, as well as unlimited soft drinks from the in-room mini bar, all-day coffee and tea throughout the resort, complimentary airport transfer services (one way), and a one-hour complimentary selected treatment at Baan Thai Spa.

Complimentary pressing service on arrival or a day before departure is also included with Club InterContinental, as well as an invitation to a management-hosted cocktail party once-a-week.

More Information

For more information on visiting the property, head over to the official website.


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