Travellers will be impressed by beautiful Bang Po Beach.
Travellers will enjoy an unforgettable stay near beautiful Bang Po Beach. The nearby village of the same name is located on the northern coast of Koh Samui island. Not far from the Fisherman's Village, this small town is home to many small restaurants and tourist destinations. Bang Po Beach itself is approximately 2.5 miles long and relatively secluded.
HomeAway offers over 50 accommodations in Bang Po Beach, ranging from luxury villas which sleep 10 to romantic apartments for two. HomeAway's properties are also fitted with a variety of amenities to suit travellers' individual needs.
Visitors have a variety of options when booking holiday rentals near Bang Po Beach through HomeAway. HomeAway offers over 1,000 rentals on the island of Phuket alone, a destination full of historical and cultural sites that are an integral part of Thai culture. These properties range from high-end villas, ideally suited to large groups travelling together, to smaller apartments in the city centres, ideal for romantic getaways.
Things to do
Bang Po Beach:
Visit Bang Po Beach, located right next to the village of the same name. This beach is a perfect location for spending a lazy, relaxing day, devoid of the commercialisation that typifies other beaches on the island. Bang Po Beach is 2.5 miles long, with secluded areas perfect for a romantic getaway.
Mai Samui Beach Resort and Spa:
Visitors will enjoy the Mai Samui Beach Resort and Spa, located just west of Bang Po Beach. The top-notch facilities include a fine restaurant and wine cellar. The Spa offers services such as purifying facials, salt scrubs, and Thai massage. Couples' spa packages are also available.
Mimosa Resort and Spa:
Mimosa Resort and Spa is located east of Bang Po Beach, near Fisherman's Village. This 4-star resort makes for a fantastic afternoon destination. The resort looks out onto Anthong National Marine Park and Tao Island. Visitors will also find a private beach attached to the resort.
Boutique Yachting Day Cruises:
Just off the coast of Bang Po Beach, Boutique Yachting Day Cruises take visitors for trips off the coast of Koh Samui. The 100-foot yacht, named the Naga, has multiple decks for lounging in the sun, as well as an interior bar. Visitors can choose from various locations across the Gulf of Thailand.
Bophut Diving School:
Bophut Diving School, located just east of Bang Po Beach, is the island's only resort dedicated solely to diving. Classes are available for beginners and veterans, with instructors equipped with over 20 years' experience. Daily trips take visitors to the islands of Koh Tao, Marine Park and Sail Rock.
Located east of Bang Po Beach, the Yogarden is a yoga retreat centre where classes are available in Hatha, Vinyasa and Iyengar styles. Detox and meditations workshops are also offered to travellers looking to improve their health while on holiday. The exquisite salads to be found on the cafe menu are highly-recommended.
Weather in Bang Po Beach
Weather at Bang Po Beach is divided into two seasons. The monsoon season lasts from September to December on the eastern coast of Thailand. Travel during this time is not recommended, as flooding can be extensive. From January through the summer, temperatures range from 18-40°C. This is regarded as the 'dry' season.
Travel to Bang Po Beach
Flights land at Samui Airport (USM) daily, making travel to Bang Po Beach extremely straightforward. Samui Airport is located on the far northeastern side of the island, very close to a lot of major sites and tourist spots on the island. Take the 4169 highway westward along the coastline to Bang Po Beach.