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Get an overview of this hotelKo Phangan luxury property with a private beach


Beachfront hideaway

On Thong Nai Pan Noi Bay, this beachfront resort spans 18 acres of tropical landscapes. Within driving distance are Tong Sala Pier, Haad Rin, and Tesco Lotus. Koh Samui is a 30-minute boat ride away.

Full-service health spa

Santhiya Resort & Spa features an extensive outdoor swimming pool, private beach, health club, and indoor and outdoor dining options. The onsite spa offers massages, body treatments and facials.

Free Wi-Fi

Each of the 99 guestrooms and villas has traditional Thai furnishings and décor. Amenities include a DVD player, flat-panel TV with satellite service, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This gem of a resort embraces the true meaning of natural beauty. Stretched over 18 acres of glorious tropical landscapes, Santhiya Koh Phangan Resort & Spa is the ultimate eco-chic natural hideway, offering glorious teak wood accommodations and excellent customer service. Lush tropical forests, the crystal clear bay , and private beach set the perfect backdrop for splendid gourmet meals, cascading poolside waterfalls, luxurious spa treatments at Ayurvana Spa, or the numerous outdoor water activities.

The resort offers airport car transfers (complimentary for Samui airport, Choeng Mon, Chaweng, Lamai, Bo Phut, and Maenam); and speed boat transfers at scheduled times (10:30 AM, 1:30 PM, and 5 PM from the Royal Phuket Marina to Santhiya, returning at 9:00 AM, noon, and 3 PM daily) for a surcharge. Private transfers on request are also available. The above schedule may change subject to flight arrival times or weather and sea conditions.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Total number of rooms - 99 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Beach bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 2006 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Steam room 
  • Children's pool 
  • Wedding services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Phone 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Minibar 
  • Turndown service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Day bed 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is served daily, from 7 AM to 10:30 AM, in the restaurant.

Chantara Restaurant - Inspired by the King Rama V period, this restaurant serves a wide selection of Thai cuisine including salads, seafood, poultry, pasta, and desserts. Coupled with extensive international wine list including Thai premium wines. Panoramic bay and sea views. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

By The Sea - Located at the water's edge adjacent to the swimming pool. Open for lunch and dinner. Al fresco dining. Wok cooking, barbecued fish, sushi and sashimi, meats, skewered vegetables, crisp salads, vegetarian dishes, and cocktails.

Room service - Limited hours. Private dinners available for special celebrations.


Thai classical dance performances take place every Tuesday and Friday night at Chantara and By the Sea.

Nearby Things to Do

Santhiya Resort & Spa offers open-air and indoor treatment facilities. Treatments include foot reflexology, body scrubs and wraps, aromatherapy, and other massage techniques. Water sports include snorkeling, kayaking, canoeing, and sailing. The resort also offers Thai dance and Spin fire shows. Other recreational amenities include hiking, nearby island tours, a fitness center, cooking classes, and fruit and vegetable carving classes.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Tucked away among palm trees and lush tropical terrain is the Ayurvana Spa overlooking Thong Nai Pan Bay. The spacious spa features aromatherapy massage rooms, an open-air Thai and foot massage terrace, and Thai herbal steam facilities. Services include facial treatments, body wraps and scrubs, and mineral baths. The Santhiya Fitness Center is also on site.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

To reach this property the property provide a daily schedule shared speedboat and ferry (surcharge):
  • Scheduled speedboat - The daily shared speedboat service departs from Petcharat Pier (Samui) at 10.30 AM, 1:30 PM, and 5 PM. The crossing takes approximately 30 minutes.
  • Private speedboat - Roundtrip or one way service for a maximum of 8 people. Available on request from dawn to dusk, subject to weather conditions. Must be requested in advance using the contact information provided in the booking confirmation email.
  • Check-out

    Check-out time is noon

    Payment types

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    No cribs (infant beds) available

    Guests who choose to pay for their reservations at the hotel must pay the full amount upon check-in. The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented at the time of check-in and must match the guest's name exactly as listed on their passport. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


    You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
    • Boat and shuttle transfer per adult: THB 1000-1500 (one way)
    • Transfer service fee per child: THB 500-750 (from 2 to 12 years old)
    We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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    We should mention

    Guests must transfer via boat to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

    Awards & Affiliations

    • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

    Honeymoon Special Royal Bonus

    Book a minimum 3-night stay in a Santhiya Royal Grand Pool Villa Suite now through October 31, 2012 for travel during that same period and receive the following:

    • Fresh fruit basket and flowers
    • Special honeymoon décor in room
    • Honeymoon cake
    • Complimentary 30-minute head and shoulder massage for honeymooning couple
    • One-time 30% discount on food and beverage at Chantara Restaurant
    • Complimentary bottle of house wine at Chantara Restaurant
    Guests must present a copy of wedding certificate at check-in. Minimum 3-night stay required. Other restrictions may apply.

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