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The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a GREAT hotel in Ko Samui. Its view is simply one of the best in all of the island. The swimming pools, the lounge, restaurants and its great service is just as good as any of the very best W hotels out there. My only complaint is that it is priced as if it were a Mandarin Oriental...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello SuitcaseLawyer, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience from your brief stay at W Koh Samui. I am thrilled to hear our location on the northern tip of Koh Samui overlooking the Gulf of Thailand stands out to you as one of the best on the island. I agree! I am also proud of our personalized...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Sip bar as it is situated on the beach with privacy bar atmosphere. The drink is exceptional and the decorations is top notch. Worth the try! Keng the bartender he is such an accommodated person. All staffs are very friendly and provide us with best service. It's always a pleasure to visit this place and can't have enough...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Theerasak B, Thanks for sharing your experience at W Koh Samui! Keng is an absolute star and your recognition means a lot to him and to us. I am thrilled to hear beachside SIP was a great escape for you. Our rockstar team and SIP bar will be here when you're ready to come back. Visit anytime! Best, Daniel

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were really looking forward to staying at W Koh Samui this year after staying at the W Maldives last year. We are W Hotel fans but how do I put this...there is no comparison between these two resorts and our stay here was a big let down for us! The W Koh Samui is a very well maintained hotel...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello tvr89, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at W Koh Samui. I regret to hear you were disappointed with your experience at WOOBAR however I am pleased to see you enjoyed our views of the Gulf of Thailand, well equipped and private villas, as well as our Away Spa menu and the rock star team...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boyfriend booked a surprise Long weekend trip at one of the beach villas. So we stayed in the hotel/retreat the entire weekend. Room was exceptional, with your private sun bed , pool, coffee machine, outdoor shower and a separate indoor shower plus bathtub. They even provided eye make up removers! Breakfast spread was a luxury, ranging from Asian to wide...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello uniperr, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at W Koh Samui. I am thrilled you enjoyed your villa and all the comfy accessories that come with it. We are proud of the high quality and wide variety our breakfast has to offer, thanks for your kind feedback. Regarding the post-massage water/tea and your checkout...

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great vacation @ W Samui, outstanding view, hugh property, great room design and premium amenity. From welcome till departure was wonderful experience, special thx to khun Golf who look after us, and fully support during our stay. Breakfast use good quality of product, nice view at "the Kitchen Table", staff very attentive. Unfortunately we didn't have a chance to dine...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Tatpon C Thank you for taking your time to share your experience at W Koh Samui. Thank you for highlighting Khun Golf, she is one of the many superstars that I am so fortunate to have on the team. Chef Andy and his team at Namu are standing ready for your next visit. All the best, Daniel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort is located in a unique location where you can find a little cape into the sea. Beach is clean and private so you can relax and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere. The resort itself is big and all facilities are good. Room is very spacious and well maintained. I love the rain shower outdoor. Another good thing of this...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Sukit P, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at W Koh Samui. I am thrilled to hear your feedback and that our curvy beach, outdoor rain shower, and Sweet Spot hit the spot for you. We would love to have you back! If twice in a lifetime doesn't work out come hang out with us...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you stay there don't leave without dining at Namu! Highly recommend . The food are so good . Higher rooms have a view, while lower ones are closer to the beach. Music play everywhere, even under swimming pool , it's cool .

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Jacqualynk2017, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at W Koh Samui. We're thrilled you enjoyed dining at Namu and our tunes throughout the retreat, even under water. If you have a chance to come back I recommend you check out our Dining Under The Stars option. Amazing Japanese inspired courses prepared by the same great Namu...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a best hotel in Samui. Everything was excellent, nice staffs. They always smile and remember your name all the times you been here. excellent food and drink as well. Also a private beah in front was so great and chilling

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Dearpitchaya, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at W Koh Samui. I am thrilled you enjoyed your time with us! When you're happy, we're happy. Feel free to chill on our beach with some nibbles and drinks again soon. Visit anytime. Best, Daniel

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just went for sunset, we don't really see the sun setting but the colours of the sky on the reflection pool are just stunning The staff was super friendly, very good dj and the the design is just amazing. Good food and drinks. It is a must visit at least for a drink when in kho samuu. They have...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Sab L, I'm glad you enjoyed your sunset and nibbles with us at WOOBAR. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! Come back for another sunset and check out our Wednesday 50/50 special at WOOBAR if you haven't already. Flip a coin when you order your drink, if you guess correctly the drink is on us....

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiancé and I had a wonderful time at this amazing property. Starting with our classy check-in experience, which included a personal introduction from the front desk manager, while we were seated at a comfortable lounge area with welcome drink (right up to the end when they helped me with my dropped wallet). After check-in, we were driven down to...

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WKohSamuiGM, General Manager at W Retreat Koh Samui, responded to this review

Hello Clark G, I am thrilled you had such a great time with us! We would love to welcome you back for your wedding or anytime you need an escape to tropical paradise. Your fine compliments have been passed along to our Talent, we are proud of our personalized services and returning your wallet so quickly. Next time you're craving...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Namu
Namu
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Fusion
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On Koh Samui Thailand's most pristine beach whose golden sands give way to the Island's most idyllic sunsets, W Retreat Koh Samui is the quintessential escape, with 74 private retreats - each with its own dive pool. Explore new levels of refreshment at AWAY(R) spa, and enjoy insider access to worlds of culinary WOW at our 2 signature restaurants. Then wink your way across Samui's most scenic playground - WOOBAR(R) - where W lights up the night with peerless mixology, live DJs, and signature W Happenings celebrating our passion for fashion, music and design. Whether for a wedding or a wish, Whatever/Whenever(R) has arrived. ... more   less 

Additional Information about W Retreat Koh Samui

Address: 4/1 Moo 1 Tambol Maenam | Surat Thani, Mae Nam, Ko Samui 84330, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Mae Nam
Price Range: $815 - $1,384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — W Retreat Koh Samui 5*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
w Retreat Koh Samui Hotel Mae Nam
W Retreat Koh Samui Ko Samui, Thailand
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Mae Nam
#5 Spa Hotel in Mae Nam
#6 Family Hotel in Mae Nam
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Mae Nam
#7 Luxury Hotel in Mae Nam
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“Ocean view side is best.”
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“Beach access villas are amazing.”
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“would recommend a room as close to the beach as possible. Or ask for one near the free flow hagan daz ice cream. You read that right.”
Andronicus20, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Tropical Oasis Room, which are very close to the beach rather than jungle oasis”
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