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Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
5 nights minimum
Villa
Welcome to one of the only private luxury villas on Koh Phangan situated directly on the beach and one of the only villas on the island recommended by The Lonely Planet Thailand guidebook 2016. Located on Ao Bang Charu sunset beach along the South West of the island it enjoys spectacular views of Ang Thong Marine Park, Koh Samui and the most stunning sunsets. The Space: This vast 300sqm property enjoys phenomenal architecture mixing traditional with modern styles, with expansive balconies and wide-open indoor & outdoor spaces with amazing sunset views of Ang Thong National Marine Park & Koh Samui. It includes a range of facilities for you to enjoy such as an outdoor Plunge Pool/Jacuzzi on the upstairs veranda, Personal Fitness Gym, Entertainment facilities, Work Desk, Hammocks, indoor ...Welcome to one of the only private luxury villas on Koh Phangan situated directly on the beach and one of the only villas on the island recommended by The Lonely Planet Thailand guidebook 2016. Located on Ao Bang Charu sunset beach along the South West of the island it enjoys spectacular views of Ang Thong Marine Park, Koh Samui and the most stunning sunsets. The Space: This vast 300sqm property enjoys phenomenal architecture mixing traditional with modern styles, with expansive balconies and wide-open indoor & outdoor spaces with amazing sunset views of Ang Thong National Marine Park & Koh Samui. It includes a range of facilities for you to enjoy such as an outdoor Plunge Pool/Jacuzzi on the upstairs veranda, Personal Fitness Gym, Entertainment facilities, Work Desk, Hammocks, indoor Cocktail Bar and outdoor Barbeque. Ideally located in the hippest area of Ban Tai, guests are close to a mix of eclectic restaurants & beach bars and can take a walk along the beach to the famous Walking Street and local Night Market in Thong Sala. Guest Access: The property features 3 large air-conditioned bedrooms for 6 guests and can accommodate up to 8 people (including extra air beds). It's ocean front terraces, expansive fully equipped kitchen & dining areas, private parking, exotic tropical gardens and most importantly it’s beach location makes this property the most unique and sought after on Koh Phangan. You can relax on the hammocks or enjoy a BBQ/night fire on the front garden Sala, take a workout in the personal fitness gym, have a drink in the villas cocktail bar, make use of your laptop on the large office desk, enjoy a dip in the chilled Jacuzzi/plunge pool whilst overlooking amazing scenery on the upstairs veranda, or step out of the front gate directly on to the beach/ocean. The villa is perfect for all types of guests including families with children, young professionals and groups of friends attending the Full Moon & Half Moon parties. Interaction with Guests: Our Villa Management is available on the island and also by phone between the night time hours 20:30pm and 08:30 am. A welcome meeting at the villa will be given where we provide an island guidebook and map to explain everything about Koh Phangan, what to do, where to go, good restaurants and general advice about the island. We also pass on our phone details, social media and Line details so you can contact us directly if you need. Also, the villa owners are the proprietors of 'Backpackers Information Centre' Travel Agency and can provide travel tickets to and from the island, flights (domestic and international), activities and tours on the island and across Thailand. They also own the Crystal Dive Centre PADI dive office in Haadrin and can provide all scuba diving needs both on Koh Phangan, Koh Tao and across Thailand. For guests, a free pick-up / drop-off service can be provided to and from the pier. Any of these services can be pre-organised simply by contacting us through your booking with -------. We also provide a free service upon arrival that includes a visit to the supermarket to buy your necessities, a cool welcome drink and fresh cut flowers in vases throughout the property. The Neighborhood: Located on the beach the area is relaxed with beach front restaurants and bars further down the beach. There is a nature trail nearby alongside a local river with a walkway through the flora to enjoy. Guests have access to facilities at nearby resorts which provide a variety of services such as health spa, massage, restaurants, bars and entertainment. Getting Around: The villa is located on the beach and is just a 400m short walk along an unpaved access road to the main road where taxis service this island 24 hours. Taxis can also be ordered by the owners from the villa within sensible hours or by nearby resorts. Automatic scooters and a 4x4 truck rental are available through property owners at reasonable rates. Other Things to Note: Please note that guests are responsible to pay for utilities such as water and electric to the villa manager following the commencement of their stay. This helps us keep our rent prices low and helps our guests to be ecologically aware. Water is charged at reasonable standard rates of only 24 THB per unit and electric at 8.5 THB per unit. The average cost of water and electric is normally as little as 200 THB to 250 THB per day if used sensibly. A property preparation, gardening & initial cleaning charge, prior to our guests arrival, is applicable on all bookings at a one-off charge as stated in the pricing. This is to make your arrival perfect, comfortable and homely. A personal clothing laundry service (optional) is available at 40 THB per kilo.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
May not be suitable for children under 6 years. No parties or events. No loud noise after 10PM. Standard check-in time is anytime after 2:30PM so please organise connections accordingly. Standard check-out time is no later than 10:00 AM * We'll try our best to accommodate special requests but it's not guaranteed. Check in and pick up time must be prearranged as there is no reception area at the villa or permanent onsite staff.
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Ratchi B
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
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Reviewed 2 January 2020

We stayed in the smaller villa for 6 nights a nice lil find right on the beach and a stunning view from the rooftop to watch the sunset! Bee was very helpful to. We are a family of 4 2 adults 2 children and we...More

Date of stay: December 2019
2  Thank Laurahughes1979
Reviewed 5 August 2019

Charu Bay is located very near of Thong Sala, which makes it a great starting point for day, food and party trips. Especially the owner and the housekeeper are very friendly. We recommend to stay at Charu Bay if you wanna be close to almost...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Sangheili
Reviewed 19 October 2017

We rent this beautiful villa for 4 days with my friends last year. It was the best time of our stay in Thailand ! The owner was so smart, nice and helpful.... We are eternally grateful ! The house is in front of sea, with...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank 645florencep
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful Villas , amazing beach front and very relax place. Will definitely recommend to anyone who want some where very special for holiday vacation. Best Villas and good location very close to the town at Thongsala. And very warm welcome from staff and. friendly. Big...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank pratoomtip00
Management response:Responded 8 June 2017

Thank you so much for your glowing review! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and would love to welcome you again the next time you are on the island.

Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Location was awesome and easily accessible which makes commuting to other parts of the island a breeze. Food spots are endless and nearby. The villa exceeded our expectations! View was spectacular, rooms were spacious and it made us feel at home. The villa is well...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank 853pippif
Neal B, VR Owner at Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2016

Thank you Pippi for such a glowing review. We are thrilled that you had such an exceptional time at the villa. Hope to see you again some day!

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

When we arrived we were welcomed by Ratchi and some home made fresh juice. Ratchi and her husband Neal, who we met a few days later as he had been away were fantastic hosts, ensuring that we had a comfortable stay. They arranged the cleaner...More

Date of stay: July 2016
2  Thank Phillippa S
Neal B, VR Owner at Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Thank you for your kind words Phillippa and so wonderful that you and your family loved the villa. Between September and March we get the high tides but during your stay it was the low tidal period but nonetheless the kids seemed to have enjoyed...More

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful villa with big spacious bedrooms and nice decoration. We really loved being right on the waters edge and loved renting paddle boards from the beach next door so we could paddle home and float around all day. Would definitely recommend this to any one...More

Date of stay: January 2016
2  Thank sophiec347
Neal B, VR Owner at Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Hi Sophie so happy you loved the beachfront and made the best use of it! We are proud ours is one of the only villas on the island that is directly on the ocean and you got to enjoy the best of it. Great review....More

Reviewed 8 August 2016

We stayed in the villa for 4 nights and enjoyed every minute. The villa has a lot of space, a nice decoration and is situated on a beautiful location. Beach, jacuzzi, sun and a view rhat you won't see often in your live. Beside the...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank 936wimv
Neal B, VR Owner at Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words Wim. It was a pleasure having your family from Holland stay and enjoy it so much. Hope to see you all again.

Reviewed 4 August 2016

My boyfriend and I stayed at this villa for 2 nights in July 2016. When we arrived at the villa we were over whelmed at how beautiful it looked, exactly like the pictures on the website! The villa itself is fabulous. As well as the...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Hannah W
Neal B, VR Owner at Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Thanks for such kind words Hannah & Adam. You were the perfect guests and so happy you loved the villa so much. Hope to see you again someday.

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Four of my friends and me planed a trip to Thailand. And out stay in Charu Bay villa was supposed to be one of the best moments of out trip. We were'nt disappointed. The villa is stunning and the location perfect. Neal, the owner, is...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Moreau M
Neal B, VR Owner at Charu Bay Luxury Beach Front Villa, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2016

Thank you so kindly. Having you French and St Martin (carribbean) girls stay with us was an absolute pleasure and you were the prefect guests and looked after the villa so well. Hope to see you all again soon.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: No
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Gym
Internet Access
Iron
Hot Tub
Linens Provided
Ocean Views
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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We offer a free pick up from the pier to the Villa. Pick up time must be arranged in advance with Katie (Villa Manager). When arranging pick up please include which ferry company you are traveling with, where you are traveling from, and what time you are due to arrive so we can determine your exact location.
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