- Kamalaya Koh Samui is a multi award winning Wellness Sanctuary and Holistic Spa resort ideally located amid a tropical landscape on the southern coastline of Koh Samui, Thailand. You would come here for a journey of pampering, relaxation and well-being as that is the sole focus here.
- Kamalaya has been offering a holistic wellness experience that integrates healing therapies from East and West, science and spirituality, nature and nurture, a breathtakingly beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine and customised wellness programs and retreats.
- Kamalaya’s wellness programs include solutions for detox, stress and burnout, optimal fitness, healthy lifestyle, weight control, sleep enhancement, emotional balance and Yoga. For a personalized wellness experience, the Resort’s team of naturopaths can work with you to create your own health program from the extensive range of holistic medicine, spa and healing therapies available.
- Located on Koh Samui’s serene south coast, the resort weaves around a sacred hillside where Buddhist monks and nuns have been coming to seek enlightenment for hundreds of years.
- An ancient buddhist monk meditation cave where you can sit in silence or meditate and offers a truly unique, spiritual experience.
- Open air spa treatment rooms with some breath-taking views.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
The holistic healing traditions of Asia are well represented at Kamalaya. Traditional Chinese Medicine, the Indian system of Ayurveda, the traditions of Thai herbal healing and the philosophies and practices of Tibetan and Taoist culture come together to create a powerful synergistic healing force. Asian Alchemy opens the door to a realm of profoundly healing and transformational experiences.
Kamalaya was created around a Monks’ Cave, and the accumulated energy from centuries of prayer and meditation lends a powerful meditative magic to the Kamalaya landscape. You can join group meditation and pranayama classes, or arrange private sessions for a deeper experience. At Kamalaya, you can explore a variety of meditation styles to either develop a regular practice or to deepen your existing practice.
Kamalaya Koh Samui is a multi award winning Wellness Sanctuary and Holistic Spa resort ideally located amid a tropical landscape on the southern coastline of Koh Samui, Thailand. You would come here for a journey of pampering, relaxation and well-being as that is the sole focus here. Since opening in November 2005, Kamalaya has been offering a holistic wellness experience that integrates healing therapies from East and West, a breathtakingly beautiful natural environment, inspired healthy cuisine and customised wellness programs and retreats. The intention at Kamalaya is to provide a seamless experience for guests, with no boundaries so they can experience wellness beyond their treatment at the Wellness Centre. The holistic wellness services are at the core of the Kamalaya experience and accommodation and other facilities are natural extensions and expressions of the concept and vision. Centred around a monk’s cave that once served Buddhist monks as a place of meditation and spiritual retreat, Kamalaya’s essence is expressed in its name, ‘Lotus (kamal) Realm (alaya)’, an ancient symbol for the growth and unfolding of the human spirit.
Our wellness programs offer solutions for detox, stress and burnout, optimal fitness, weight control, sleep enhancement, emotional balance and yoga. If you are looking for a more personalised wellness experience, our team of international naturopaths can work with you to create your own health program from our extensive range of holistic medicine, spa and healing therapies. Relax at one of our rooms, suites or villas with views of the emerald green jungle or the turquoise shoreline. These luxurious abodes exude a sense of serenity and feature tasteful furnishings that were carefully curated to complement the surrounding natural beauty.
There are 75 rooms in total located amongst granite bolders, streams, and tropical vegetation. There are 24 hillside rooms, 26 Suites, and 25 Villas. Please note that Wi-Fi is not included but can be purchased whilst you are there. There is no Wi-Fi connection in the restaurant and spa area.
There are over a dozen different room categories, ranging from sunny hillside suites with balconies and magnificent sea views, to split-level villas hidden in the jungle, to cavernous beachfront villas perched on giant boulders with outdoor bathrooms and private infinity pools. The styling is intentionally simple; creamy walls, indigenous woods, large comfortable beds and a smattering of local artworks.
These are cosy retreats simply designed and accented with natural furnishings. Nestled amidst magnificent boulders and trees, these rooms are minutes away from the hilltop Yoga Pavilion and Yantra Hall.
Suite Sea View
Koh Samui’s seascape flows into these suites designed to embrace the coastal view. Simple, stylish design and comfortable furnishings allow for nature’s tranquility to permeate your personal resort accommodation. Bathe under a canopy of stars on your private balcony. Situated at the top of the resort, close to Soma Restaurant and Alchemy Tea Lounge.
Garden Pool Suites
This unique Garden Suite is situated on the ground floor of our new Superior Suites building. With a large, spacious interior, the Garden Pool Suite also boasts its own private pool within a serene garden featuring a pond and water features, while also overlooking stunning views of the Gulf of Thailand and its outlying islands.
Superior Suites Sea View
Situated on three levels on a hillside location, Kamalaya’s new Superior Suites feature spacious interiors with sea views and large, open balconies overlooking the azure gulf of Thailand. Ground floor Superior Suites have indoor en-suite bathrooms, those on the 2nd and 3rd floors have indoor bathrooms with outdoor showers.
Penthouse Pool Suites 1 Bdr
Our one-bedroom Penthouse Pool Suites Sea View are situated in a prime location on the top floor of Kamalaya’s new Superior Suite building. Featuring outstanding treetop level sea views, a large spacious living area, private balconies with a shaded Sala, and each with a private infinity pool, these Penthouse Pool Suites are ideal for those seeking privacy and relaxation in a sublimely beautiful, peaceful and serene location. An elevator will provide guests with easy access to the third floor.
Villa Sea View
Each villa is a private haven, designed with attention to create a nurturing space. Your large private balcony with daybed is the ideal place to spend languid moments taking in Koh Samui’s natural beauty.
Plunge Pool Villa
The sound of flowing water fills this unique villa. The intriguing layout reveals a living space with a view of Koh Samui’s seascape, a secluded outdoor bathing pool, and intimate bedroom suite. In this sea view Pool Villa, the pool is situated in a private courtyard adjoining the living area.
Beach Front Villa
Built on Kamalaya’s secluded beach, the villa put you in close proximity to the sea. Our villa is nestled atop granite boulders, by day you can relax on your covered balcony overlooking Kamalaya’s secluded private beach and by night you can fall asleep to the sound of gentle waves.
Beach Front Pool Villa 1 Bdr
Perfect if you’re looking for that extra bit of privacy, this villa sits atop granite boulders directly above Kamalaya’s beach. Step down from your living area to enjoy the expansive beach front decking and private pool, or walk down the stone pathway onto the beach.
Beach Front Pool Villa 2 Bdr
This secluded private villa is nestled amid the trees, overlooking the Kamalaya beach. With two private bedrooms, both with ensuites, and a private pool that overlooks the ocean, it is an ideal choice when you’re travelling with family or friends.
Rock Top Pool Villa 1 Bdr
This accommodation embraces nature on two levels, with a natural rock wall, wooden pillars and lofty ceiling, bedroom with en-suite bathroom, and open living space. Perched above Samui’s coastline, it offers nature views of boulders, trees and sea.
Rock Top Pool Villa 2 Bdr
This accommodation embraces nature on two levels, with a natural rock wall, wooden pillars and lofty ceiling, twin and double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, and open living space. Perched above Samui’s coastline, it offers nature views of boulders, trees and sea.
The menu is integral to Kamalaya’s wellness philosophy with an emphasis on high quality, fresh ingredients and organic produce wherever possible. Dishes are inspired by a fusion of Eastern and Western traditions. Menu includes vegetarian options, as well as seafood, poultry and lamb dishes. There are 2 menus to choose from – a detox one and ‘normal’ one.
Kamalaya has two lovely al fresco restaurants and an approach to nutrition which eschews dieting in favour of promoting healthy eating habits, which are both mentally and physically nourishing. Expect the likes of wheatgrass shots, freshly-squeezed juices, poached eggs, seeded breads, lime yogurt and honey cake for breakfast; cucumber gazpacho and flaxseed bun dim sum for lunch; and for dinner, white snapper with grilled bok choi and ginger followed by chocolate mousse.
There’s also an ‘Ideal Weight’ menu with dishes such as pumpkin soup, lemongrass coconut stew and mushroom saagwala. Cooking classes are available and the Kamalaya website has a video library of recipes to help keep you on the right track when you get home.
The main dining area serving breakfast and dinner. Soma restaurant is split between 2 levels and offers spectacular coastal views. Sharing table for dinner is very popular with solo travellers.
Café that serves lunch, snacks and beverages throughout the day.
The Alchemy Tea Lounge
Offers light snacks, juices and medicals teas and infusions. Wine and beer is available for guests that are not on the detox programme.
Every stay at Kamalaya starts with a personalised consultation to ensure each guest’s physical, spiritual and emotional needs will be met during their stay. A crack team of massage therapists, Ayurvedic doctors, acupuncturists, physios, yogis, gurus and life enhancement mentors are then called into play. Every programme, set or bespoke, includes wonderful daily treatments in the rambling open-air spa – Thai healing massages, kati basti back rubs, hand and foot reflexology.
The extensive facilities include a yoga pavilion, a yoga sala, a fitness centre, a holistic spa, far infrared saunas, a herbal steam cavern, plunge pools, an elixir bar and two swimming pools, including a lap pool and a leisure pool.
There are also two swimming pools including one lap pool.
The Spa at Kamalaya covers an entire mind, body, spirit concept and their programmes manifest this. The spa centre integrates the beauty of the surrounding area with open air treatment rooms. There are over 70 certified therapists including naturopaths, nurses, nutritionists, massage therapists and yoga teachers. Facilities include 25 general treatments rooms, 7 BIA and consultation rooms, 7 TCM rooms, 1 thyroid assessment room, 2 Ayurvedic rooms for Shirodhara, 4 foot massage stations, 4 plunge pools, 3 infrared saunas, 2 steam caverns and 25 metre outdoor pool.
Kamalaya’s Shakti Fitness Center provides a well-equipped gym with personal instruction in strength training, functional resistance training, Fit Ball and other exercise modalities, as well as power plate or weight training and cardio-vascular equipment for your complimentary use.
Kamalaya Koh Samui offers the ideal environment for your Thailand yoga holiday. You can choose a personal yoga program, a group yoga retreat or simply join our daily schedule of complimentary Yoga classes. Our healthy cuisine, holistic spa treatments and stunnning natural environment all contribute to your yoga holiday experience. Kamalaya Koh Samui has a skilled team of in-house yoga instructors offering personal and group classes and regular programs in a variety of different yoga styles for both novice and advanced practitioners. We also attract world-renowned teachers who host yoga retreats throughout the year.