Sheltered by a cove of golden sand and fringed by coconut palms, an upscale resort paradise is being developed on the southeast coast of Koh Samui; AVANI Sunset Coast Samui Resort & Villas will offer a secluded coastal hideaway when it opens in September 2018.
The design is pared-back with a focus on great craftsmanship, contemporary chic and a soothing of the senses. Set amongst expansive tropical gardens leading down to the beach, the lobby and all day dining restaurant will lie at the heart of the resort, surrounded by a collection of 58 stylish rooms with private balconies and sea facing villas with plunge pools.Private balconies will draw the eye to lush gardens and ocean views and the One Bedroom Pool Villas and One or Two Bedroom Beachfront Pool Villas will offer a stylish lounge and outdoor patio, pool and sundeck. Guests will be able to swim in their private pool, sunbathe and dine alfresco.
The soothing textures and serene colour palette found in all the rooms will allow guests to unwind in an atmosphere of calm and relaxation. All rooms will feature a full range of modern comforts, including free WiFi, modern furnishings, large LCD TVs and stylish, bathrooms with a rain shower.Resort facilities will include two swimming pools, an AVANIFit gym and The Pantry, where guests will be able to grab a quick bite or picnic essentials. The chic beachside bar and restaurant, specialising in freshly caught fish dishes, promises to be a great spot for long leisurely lunches whilst the resort’s Watersports Centre will offer a comprehensive range of activities for all ages.
The AVANISpa will provide a tranquil approach to wellness, focusing on guest’ needs rather than standard treatments. Well-trained therapists will conduct a consultation prior to recommending one of four treatment options; Boost, Balance, Calm and Purify.Rejuvenating Boost treatments are the perfect antidote for those suffering from low energy and jet lag. Balance treatments ground the body, mind and mood, Calm treatments release muscle tension, relieve anxiety and recharge the mind and Purify treatments offer the perfect detox.
AVANIFit focuses on lifestyle elements that promote a healthy body and healthy mind and the resort’s Gym will include a range of cardiovascular equipment which will allow guests to keep up their fitness routines whilst on holiday. Daily Yoga classes will kick off the day, with kayaking, guided hikes and cycling trips available for guests to enjoy.
The secluded location will make the resort an attractive option for families and couples looking for meaningful and shared experiences with easy access to many coastal attractions, such as the nearby Five Islands, Ang Thong National Marine Park, the coral reefs of Koh Taen Island and the uncrowded pleasure of snorkelling in Koh Madsum. Both these islands are easily reached by traditional Longtail boats, but the experiences that will be offered at the resort will make wandering less tempting.Children will delight in their in room Teepee and teens will enjoy the glow-in-the-dark beach volleyball and beach boule tournaments. Adults will be able to enjoy relaxing spa treatments while their kids discover tiny sea creatures in the late afternoon tide pools that form on the beach, which are home to some of the ocean's richest biodiversity.
Couples looking for the perfect beach wedding venue will be attracted to the resorts versatile and affordable accommodation offering and picturesque ocean setting.
The resort is only a 40-minute drive from Samui International Airport, which is well connected with numerous daily flights from Bangkok and other Thai cities, along with direct flights from around Asia.
Set within Pang Kha Bay overlooking the sea and Five Islands, the tranquil location will appeal to holidaymakers in search of lesser known destinations.