The new Le Méridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa has opened its enchanting doors in Thailand, featuring an intimate selection of 77 refined guest suites and villas as Thailand’s newest luxury hideaway.
Overlooking the Gulf of Thailand and located just 20 minutes south from the Samui International Airport, this chic and intimate resort combines stylish amenities, luxury services, an inspiring atmosphere and rich cultural experiences.
Guests are offered a range of cuisine experiences including Le Méridien’s signature restaurant, Latest Recipe; the chic lobby lounge bar, Latitude 9; as well as the resort’s poolside, Plunge Bar.
In line with Le Méridien’s commitment to culture and tradition, the Asian philosophy of Feng Shui living has been integrated throughout the resort’s design. Within this traditional context, each of the different room categories reflects the principle of living by social status and is divided into six stages of life. Every suite and villa conjures an experience unique to its respective stage of life, and is designed to peak the guest’s curiosity of diverse cultures.
Leading design principles for new hotels in Asia, Le Méridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa is an eye opener for “Feng Shui”. Once through the Ying Yang of the resort, the art of Feng Shui sees curiosity and creativity combine.
Not just for romantics, the resort celebrates daily with a 19:19 ritual. From the central Feng Shui feature with a choreographed sound, water and light show, guests gather to cast their dreams and wishes into the skies.
19.19 in Feng Shui represent independence, completion and manifestation. At Le Méridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa, this is a time to clear the state of one’s mind and listen to the inner peace; A time to give thanks for all the elements that have made the day that was, and to look forward to the day coming. From the central Feng Shui, water and light feature, guest join in and celebrate with “Khom Loys” (bags of luck), floating into the skies of Koh Samui as dreams and wishes are cast into the skies.
The resort features the world class luxury Le SPA with a customized menu of rejuvenating experiences that combine ancient and contemporary cultural methods and ingredients to revitalize the mind, body and spirit. The philosophy of “Feng Shui” living is integrated throughout the resorts design, including doors leading to the treatment suites dating back to 1700’s that were salvaged from a Chinese Mansion. Traditionally leading to a basement where the wealth of the family was securely kept, here Le SPA doubles as a place of relaxation, rejuvenation and harmony as it embraces Feng Shui auras of wealth and happiness.
One of the many main focal points of the luxurious hideaway is the 224-meter floating ocean pier over the Gulf of Thailand. A unique and inspired venue for exclusive romantic dinners, celebratory cocktail parties, intimate receptions.
Playing host to drinks and dusk, the pier leaves guests literally floating on the Gulf of Thailand as they explore the International blend of East and West cuisine experiences or saying “I do” in style with an awe-inspiring oceanic backdrop.