Discover a selection of 291 vacation rentals in Koh Samui, TH that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $127 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Koh Samui. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Koh Samui
Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Koh Samui

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Koh Samui. This romantic and relaxing city is known for its restaurants, spas and snorkeling. Chaweng Beach and Lamai Beach are just a couple of the must-sees. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Koh Samui

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the area? Travelers enjoy fun activities like swimming and snorkeling. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Koh Samui a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Samui Go Kart (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Samui Butterfly Garden (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • The Challenge Phangan (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Camp Chang Hinlad (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Paradise Park Farm (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Apples Spa Experience (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)

Seasonal weather in Koh Samui

Travelers enjoy Koh Samui for its snorkeling. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, May, June, July and April are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 84°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Koh Samui

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Koh Samui is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chaweng Beach (4.9 mi / 8 km)
  • Lamai Beach (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Namuang Waterfall (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Chaweng Noi Beach (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Lipa Noi Beach (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Chaweng Lake (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Koh Samui

The nearest airport is in Ko Samui Airport (USM), located 5.8 mi (9.3 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Koh Samui?

Elegant mansions, quirky treehouses and sprawling homes — everyone's dream place to stay is different. Whatever your style, you're sure to find something that tempts you among our top vacation rentals in Koh Samui:

  • "Villa Imperial 3 Bedroom Private Pool 5 Minutes From Lamai And Beaches": This Hua Thanon property offers 3 bedrooms and is rated highly among guests. Conveniences such as a private pool and a toaster help make your stay a memorable one.
  • "Sea View Villa 4 Rooms In The Heart Of The Coconut Grove And Not Overlooked": Put your suitcase down and your weary feet up at this popular getaway in Lamai. It comes with 4 bedrooms, a nearby hospital, a restaurant dining guide and more.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Koh Samui vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Koh Samui?

If you're longing to completely switch off for a few nights, you'll find some wonderful weekend getaways in and around Koh Samui. Sneak in a well-deserved break at one of these top options:

  • If spending time in nature is a top priority for you, consider "Sea View Villa 4 Rooms In The Heart Of The Coconut Grove And Not Overlooked". Around 2 miles east of Koh Samui, it's near Bang Por Beach and Samui Snake Farm. Top amenities at this property include a nearby beach and free toiletries.
  • "Coconut Palm Villa 2bd N1" is also perfect for a whirlwind vacation. Approximately 2 miles to the southeast of Koh Samui, this vacation rental comes with amenities such as cable/satellite TV services and internet services. Lad Wanorn Waterfall and Nam Tok Than Sadet should be on your sightseeing list if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Koh Samui?

Yes, you can! If you'd love a simple but stylish stay, you can't top a studio apartment. These compact properties ooze charm and are often located in the heart of town. Check out the following options in or near Koh Samui:

  • One of our top picks is "Highend Cosyeuropean Fullyequipped Villapoolgarden". Lock in a few nights or longer at this popular abode and you'll have access to optional golf privileges and a nearby river.
  • Another fantastic option is "Deluxe 1 Bedroom Apartment". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this comfy apartment is packed with useful amenities like a pool, an ocean view and much more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Koh Samui?

Just because you only have two or three days to spare doesn't mean you have to spend it in a bland hotel room. Get away but still have the home comforts you love at one of these short-term rentals in or around Koh Samui:

  • Close to the center of Koh Samui, "Thai Villa With Butler By The Sea In Lamai Koh Samui With Private Beach" is an ideal base for a short and sweet break. While you're around, make sure you visit leading sights like Central Plaza Suratthani and Suratthani Rajabhat Univeristy.
  • Leap out of bed, enjoy a coffee and then begin planning what to explore around "Highend Cosyeuropean Fullyequipped Villapoolgarden". Surat Thani School and Bandon Pier should be on your list if you stay at this short-term vacation rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Koh Samui?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a houseboat, a romantic weekend getaway is an excellent way to say "I love you." Whisk your honey away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these appealing escapes in or near Koh Samui:

  • Put on some mellow music and chill together at "Baan Saitara - Lamai Seaview Hideaway Villas". Around 2 miles from Koh Samui, this property has everything you need for a couple's weekend away, including a balcony and outdoor furniture.
  • "Villa Imperial 3 Bedroom Private Pool 5 Minutes From Lamai And Beaches" is another terrific option that's bound to impress. It's approximately 2 miles from Koh Samui and has massage services and a nearby bay.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Koh Samui?

Share your trip and have even more fun. Whether you're planning an active getaway with friends or a big family gathering, you'll have your choice of large group vacation rentals in and near Koh Samui:

  • A great range of amenities including an ocean view and a kitchen make "Luxurious Beachfront Pool Villa" a top pick for groups. This retreat has 5 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 people. From Koh Samui's center, it's around 4 miles away to the southwest.
  • Nothing's more important than being together with loved ones, and "Private Villa Within A 5 - Star Branded Resort Samui" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 4 miles to the west of Koh Samui, as many as 16 guests can stay in this vacation rental which has 5 bedrooms. A swimming pool and a nearby waterfront are among the many amenities on offer here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Koh Samui?

Of all the conveniences a vacation rental can have, a pool promises the most fun. Have a look at these houses for rent with a pool in or near Koh Samui and spend your time splashing around. Just remember to bring your inflatable flamingo:

  • Treat your loved ones to an unforgettable break at "Dream House In A Coconut Grove Facing The Sea". There's plenty to love about this escape besides its pool, such as a kitchen and a TV.
  • Otherwise, enjoy a more leisurely pace of life at "Dazzling House In Beauty Resort". In addition to its inviting pool, you can also make use of cable/satellite TV services and a TV.

Wondering what the weather's like in Koh Samui? It has a tropical monsoon climate, with average temperatures in summer ranging from 80 ºF to 85 ºF. If you're seeking more inspiration on places to stay in this epic destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to check out our entire selection of Koh Samui vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Koh Samui?

Space, privacy and comfort are all essential to any great family getaway, and Vrbo's range of large family vacation rentals in and around Koh Samui offer the perfect solution. Take a look at these for starters:

  • Sleeping up to 8 guests over 4 bedrooms, "Sea View Villa 4 Rooms In The Heart Of The Coconut Grove And Not Overlooked" is popular with large families. It features childrens activities and a balcony and is around 2 miles east of Koh Samui.
  • Another great family getaway is "Thai Villa With Butler By The Sea In Lamai Koh Samui With Private Beach". Around 2 miles southeast of Koh Samui, it comes with 5 bedrooms, room for up to 10 guests, a barbecue grill and childrens activities.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Koh Samui?

Nothing says "glamorous getaway" like your own indoor pool. Pack your swimwear and enjoy a dip in the comfort and privacy of one of these roomy vacation homes in or near Koh Samui:

  • With 5 bedrooms that can sleep up to 10 guests, "Thai Villa With Butler By The Sea In Lamai Koh Samui With Private Beach" is the ideal place to take a break with the people that matter most. Take advantage of this property's many amenities, such as a swimming pool and a garden.
  • Another outstanding option is "2 Private Tropical Villas, 10 Bedrooms". With 10 bedrooms accommodating up to 20 people, you can invite your entire gang to swim, lounge and hang out. A garden and a kitchen are other amenities you'll find here.

Use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find more impressive Koh Samui vacation rental options for your next big getaway.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Koh Samui?

Idyllic romantic retreats, work trips or adventures of the solo kind — a single-bedroom rental property works for a multitude of occasions. One of our options in or near Koh Samui is sure to impress:

  • Take a sneak peek at "Villa Andrea - 62611 - K1 - - Punat", a fantastic centrally located one-bedroom vacation property. A garden and a water park are just two of the amenities included here.
  • Or maybe "Deluxe 1 Bedroom Apartment" is better suited. Another central one-bedroom option, this place has an ocean view, a kitchen and more.

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