Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Koh Tao

The island views and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Koh Tao. This relaxing city is known for its diving, snorkelling and boating. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Seasonal weather in Koh Tao

Travellers speak highly of Koh Tao for its diving and boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, March, April, February and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 34°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Koh Tao

Koh Tao is famous for its island views and spectacular coral reefs. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Koh Tao is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mae Haad Bay (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Jansom Bay (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Sairee Beach (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Sai Nuan Beach (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Chalok Viewpoint (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Chalok Baan Kao Bay (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Koh Tao

Fly into Ko Samui (USM), the closest airport, located 40.4 mi (65 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Ko Tao?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 37 holiday lettings around Ko Tao. From 4 Houses to 26 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ko Tao?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ko Tao. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Koh Tao Post Office: 37 holiday homes
  • Chalok Viewpoint: 37 holiday homes
  • Shark Island: 37 holiday homes
  • Sai Nuan Beach: 37 holiday homes
  • Sairee Plaza: 37 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Ko Tao! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Ko Tao?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Ko Tao. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Koh Tao Post Office: 37 holiday rentals
  • Chalok Viewpoint: 37 holiday rentals
  • Shark Island: 37 holiday rentals
  • Sai Nuan Beach: 37 holiday rentals
  • Sairee Plaza: 37 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ko Tao listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.