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Butterfly Garden Villa, Private Tropical Villa With Pool, Jacuzzi, Gym & Car

Overview

Property

Updated: 04-Dec-2016
Butterfly Garden Villa in Laem Set, Island of Koh Samui, Thailand - Peaceful And Quiet Location, 5 Mins To Restaurants And Beach And Close To Lamai

Located less than 10 min drive from Lamai, Butterfly Garden Villa is a private and secure, very beautiful, spacious and elegant property. It is, in our opinion, our finest Villa.

The rental price of the Villa also includes the use of a new automatic Toyota Avanza.

Tropical Butterfly Garden is a beautifully designed, spacious Villa, and has so much to offer our guests to enjoy a superb holiday, within this beautiful, tropical environment. Set within lush tropical gardens, it is just a 5 min walk from local Laem Sett beach. The Villa boasts a private salt water swimming pool, separate Jacuzzi, lovely sun deck with sun beds, outside shower and partial sea views. There is also an attractive open style Sala with table and chairs, overlooking the pool, together with a gas barbecue, where you can enjoy fine dining during the beautiful, balmy evenings.

At dazzling Butterfly Garden Villa, you will find many delightful and beautiful areas provided both inside and out for guests to sit, relax and enjoy the stunning tropical atmosphere that the villa offers.

The Villa is a wonderful place to chill and relax, and when the sun goes down it becomes a romantic place to dine. There is plenty of space on the terrace to relax on a sun bed and enjoy the views of the rolling hills that are covered in swaying coconut trees, lush greenery and a partial ocean view.

There is adequate parking for 2 or 3 cars within the property walls, and can be secured behind a sliding gate, providing privacy.

The Villa has a beautiful open-plan, spacious living room and dining area, with a large wall mounted flat screen tv, showing many news and movie channels on satellite. From the living area, through French double doors, is a stunning, newly created Garden Patio, with table and chairs, surrounded by attractive bamboo and lit with lovely soft lighting. Enjoy a morning coffee here and see the sun rise; or have a drink in the beautiful early evening time and watch the sun slowly go down.

The dining area has an attractive large teak table that seats up to 8 people and is located next to the fully equipped, western-style, open plan Kitchen. Here is a dishwasher, oven, hob, microwave, large stand up, double fronted fridge and freezer, etc, together with lovely granite worktops. Adjoining the kitchen is the utility room with washing machine, iron, etc.

Four large bedrooms all with king size beds, fitted wardrobes and en suites. Master bedroom has its own bath tub. Bedroom 4 is en-suite with its own living room located on the ground floor.

The Villa has beautiful tropical hardwood floors throughout the main living areas and bedrooms.

Take pleasure and enjoyment in the salt water swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sun beds, and Sala located on the terrace, which is surrounded by lush tropical gardens, swaying palm trees and a partial sea view. A gas barbecue is provided on the terrace where you can cook fresh meat and fish; and wine and dine in a tropical and exotic atmosphere.

Lovely location close to beach and restaurants. Within only a 5-10 minute walk from the Villa there is the charming area of Laem Sett where you have fine restaurants serving delicious Thai and European food, mini-marts for your daily needs, several laundry shops, a few small bars, and well reputed massage shops, Yoga, taxi services and a travel agency.

With the Lotus Tesco Superstore that opened in Lamai, and the 24hr Tesco Express just less than 5 minutes drive, your every need is catered for. There is also the popular large food supermarket, Makro, only an 8 min drive away where you can also do all your grocery shopping.

In this area there is local Laem Sett beach, quiet and secluded. It is also ideal and safe for children where the ocean is shallow. Here one can experience a beautiful sunset, and see the local fishermen, with their long tailed boats, come into shore. Located on the beach is the popular and rustic, Thai style, Cool Bar when you can enjoy good food and a drink whilst soaking up the atmosphere.

Nearby to the villa many of the island’s main attractions are less than 10 min drive away, which include The Butterfly Garden, The Waterfalls, Aquarium, Elephant trekking, The Grandmother Grandfather Rocks, water sports, Thai cookery classes, Thai boxing, horse riding, amongst many others.

Butterfly Garden Villa is located less than 10 min drive south of Lamai, which is one of the most attractive seaside towns on the island and arguably the finest beach on Samui.

See link to our own website also for information and photos.

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I moved to Koh Samui 2005 from Cirencester in the UK, where I had my own Flooring business. I was also involved in property development & rental and converted a large number of various style properties in the UK. From my first visit to Thailand in 1990 I had a growing desire to live in Thailand and create a new challenge. Inspired by opportunity for business I chose Koh Samui.

Moving here, I created 3 properties; Palm View, Butterfly Garden and Hideaway Villa. Later, we completed 3 more villas on the beautiful ocean view, Sitara Retreat, named Villa Crystal, Emerald and Sapphire. We manage Villa Serendipity for a neighbour from Hong Kong.

I have returned to Europe twice in 10 years of living here – 1 day in Milan and 3 days in watch my beloved Spurs in the Champions Leagu

Speaks English

Guestbook comments from the manager

"I absolutely loved my wonderful stay at Butterfly Garden Villa. It is a very spacious villa, plenty of rooms, fresh and light, with pool and Jacuzzi, I so enjoyed the villa, where I spent a lot of time relaxing and enjoying the peaceful environment and area. There are even books provided to read. A complimentary large bowl of fresh fruit gives a wonderful welcome, and free mobile phone provided for my stay. Excellent local restaurants, cafes and a beach just down the road. Lamai, less than a 10 min drive, but I hired a cycle locally most days, which was great.

David is an absolutely excellent owner. Very friendly, courteous and helpful. I liked the fact there is an English owner, who has lived in Koh Samui for almost 10 years, knows the island well on how it works, where to go etc, and also has a helpful Thai assistant and Thai staff, which gave me a flavour of the Thai culture. Definitely recommended. I loved it!
May 2009
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2 Reviews

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based on 2 holidaymaker reviews

5

Beautiful, extremely spacious villa with privacy to all 4 Bedrooms

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Villa for 2 weeks. The owner was very helpful and went out of his way to make our stay enjoyable. The villa is in a very quite area but only 10 min from Lamai and there is a 7 Eleven and great restaurants only 2 min away by car (which comes with the Villa). The pool area is incredible , the kids loved it and the bedrooms and living space are very spacious and adequate for more than one family sharing the Villa together.

We did not like the fact that there was no A/C in the living room and no TV's in the bedrooms and were slightly dissapointed from the local beach, mainly since the morning's low tides push the water too far away.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Feels like Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

Butterfly Garden Villa is very beautiful! It is a superb Villa and I can't recommend it highly enough. From when we walked into the Villa on our arrival in the evening time we were bowled over. It has been wonderfully created by David, with that fantastic tropical feel. There are lots of beautiful different areas to sit both in and outside the Villa and it is so very peaceful. The Villa was superbly keen. David the owner, and all his staff, were extremely helpful, and it was great to be picked up on arrival.

The photos on the website gives a very good idea of the Villa, but it is actually superior to the photos. Eating out was fantastic. There are some friendly good restaurants nearby to walk to and I loved to do that in the evenings. It's a nice peaceful area, but very close also to lots of things we wanted to do. I enjoyed going to Laem Sett beach, watching the fisherman go out, and spending a couple of hours at Cool Bar on the beach.

I can't recommend Butterfly Garden Villa highly enough. It is an absolute treasure to stay in. I will be back!'

  • Review Submitted: Mar 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

The Five Islands
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Fisherman's Village Walking Street
"A great area for a stroll, look around, buy souvenirs, eat and lots of atmosphere."

From the Owner

I was very attracted to the peaceful location where I built Butterfly Garden Villa. It is set in a quiet area, yet only a 5 minute walk from the beach, local restaurants, aquarium, tiger zoo and Butterfly Garden. Laem Sett beach, the closest beach to the Villa, is a 2 minute drive, or a 10 minute walk. It is good for children, where the water can often be shallow in this part of the island. Only 5 minutes away is the small fishing village of Baan Hua Thanon where you can shop at the local market, find ATMs, 24 hour 7-Eleven shop, doctor's surgery and a Chinese Temple. Lamai is less than a 10 minute drive, with a beautiful expansive beach, stretching for miles, and fresh clear ocean in which to swim. Here in Lamai there are also many varied restaurants, shops and attractions.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Koh Samui Airport at 18 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Fishermans Outlet at 350 Metres Nearest Ferry : Nathon Pier at 16 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Royal Samui Golf at 14.2 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : 4173 at 400 Metres Nearest Restaurant : Fishermans Outlet at 350 Metres Nearest Beach : Laem Set at 700 Metres Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

In this area is the local, quiet and secluded, Laem Sett beach, which is only 5-10 min walk or 2 min drive away. It is also ideal and safe for children where the ocean is shallow. Here one can experience a beautiful sunset, and see the local fishermen, with their long tailed boats, come into shore. Located on the beach is the popular and rustic, Thai style, Cool Bar when you can enjoy good food and a drink whilst soaking up the atmosphere.

The Villa is also located less than 10 min drive south of Lamai, which is one of the most attractive seaside towns on the island and arguably the finest beach on Samui.

Nearby to the villa many of the island’s main attractions are less than 10 min drive away, which include The Butterfly Garden, The Waterfalls, Aquarium, Elephant trekking, The Grandmother Grandfather Rocks, water sports, Thai cookery classes, Thai boxing, horse riding, amongst many others.

There are dozens of other, also splendid restaurants, With the Lotus Tesco Superstore that opened in Lamai, and the 24hr Tesco Express just less than 5 minutes drive, your every need is catered for. There is also the popular large food supermarket, Makro, only an 8 min drive away where you can also do all your grocery shopping.

Travel:

The rental of Butterfly Garden Villa includes the use of a new automatic Toyota Avanza at no extra cost.

Should you wish to have a motorcycle, this can be rented cheaply, daily or weekly.

Distances:

Local attractions - within 5-10 minutes walk from Butterfly Garden Villa you have some very good restaurants serving both delicious Thai and western food, mini-marts for your daily needs, laundry shops, several fine massage shops, Yoga, two taxi services and a travel agency. There are a couple of small, local bars to quench your thirst with an ice cold beer or two. For entertainment you have the tiger zoo, aquarium and butterfly garden all within walking distance.

Further Details:

5 minutes away by motorbike or car there is the fishing village of Baan Hua Thanon where fresh fish, fruit and vegetables are sold daily at the local market, also the home of small local interesting shops, a doctors surgery, 24 hour Seven-Eleven and a Chinese Temple.

The seaside town of Lamai, the second largest on the island and far superior in every way to the busy and congested Chaweng, is less than 10 minutes away by motorbike or car where you can party until dawn, fine dine in one of the many beach side restaurants, shop or just relax in one of the many watering holes Lamai has to offer and watch the world go by.

Less than a 10 min is Tesco Lotus Superstore to buy everything you need and there is also the popular Makro, a large grocery store, which is only an 8 min drive away where you can buy all your food.

Airport is 30 min drive. Ferry port is 20 min drive. Direct flights from Hong Kong, Singapore, Phuket and Bangkok. Ferries from Surat Thani via Seatran Ferry and others.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
21 Sep 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
 
 
Peak Season
16 Dec 2016 - 10 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£825
for 3 nights
From
£275
 
 
High Season
11 Jan 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
 
 
Low Season
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 20 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£600
for 3 nights
From
£200
 
 
Low Season
21 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£525
for 3 nights
From
£175
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover Day:
Flexible.

Notes on prices:
25% discount given Low Season for maximum of 4 people using up to 2 bedrooms,but still have sole use of Villa.
Prices quoted for 8 guests, additional guests charged £30 per person per night.
Price include airport pick up and drop off (one in each direction).
No additional guests other than those who booked to stay at the villa, are permitted to stay overnight.
Payment terms 25% deposit secures booking, balance two months before arrival. See link to our website for more details.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Butterfly Garden Villa is set in a peaceful area, with a beautiful lush green tropical garden surrounding the Villa. We have also included within the rental of Butterfly Garden Villa the exclusive use of an automatic new Toyota Avanza car at no extra cost for its use. The villa is a large and spacious property, with salt water swimming pool, separate jacuzzi, BBQ, sun deck, sun beds and open air sala with fan and lighting. Here you can relax and enjoy the beautiful lush green surroundings with partial ocean views from the Villa. There is also a new and very stylish, open plan, tropical design mini gym. The Villa has only just been extensively renovated and tastefully refurbished, creating a beautiful tropical style, where guests can safely and peacefully relax in this magical setting. And when the sun goes, a lovely setting is created within the Sala where you can enjoy a cocktail and soak up the ambiance of the surrounding tropical atmosphere. Or enjoy the delightful, newly created Garden patio, which leads from the tropical living area, and surrounded by attractive bamboo. Here you can sit and enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning time or a drink in the balmy hot evening time. The Villa is very spacious and many beautiful and exotic areas provided, both inside and out, for guests to sit, relax and soak up the wonderful tropical environment and peaceful atmosphere. You certainly will not be disappointed!

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Car Available

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • bay
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 400 m²

Bathrooms

  • Toilet - Toilet
  • Main Bathroom - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Airconditioning and fan provided
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Airconditioning and fan provided
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Airconditioning and fan provided
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Also includes Living area, Airconditioning and fan
  • Main bathroom has bath tub, shower, wc, double vanity unit and shaver point. Bathrooms 2, 3, and 4 all have showers, wc, single vanity units, shaver points.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 1 Cot, Poolside view. Air conditioning and ceiling fan
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, Poolside view. Air conditioning and ceiling fan.
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, Air conditioning and fan
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, Bedroom 4 with own living room and also sofa bed/futon. A/C
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on Bedrooms: Bedroom 1, with king size bed, fitted wardrobes, en-suite with bath tub, shower, double vanity unit, wc. Bedrooms 2, 3 and 4 all with king size beds, fitted wardrobes, en-suite showers, Bedroom 4 also has its own living room area with large sofa and coffee table. All bedrooms have air conditioning and fans.

Outside

  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Air-conditioning to all bedrooms plus ceiling fans. Ceiling fans to Living room/Dining area and Kitchen. Flat screen tv has the top package on satellite tv including showing football from the champions league. Free wifi provided at the Villa. The Villa is suitable for children. Outside: Outside area includes salt water swimming pool, and jacuzzi. There is also a barbeque, table and chairs, sun beds, undercover parking and beautiful fully landscaped lush green tropical gardens. A very new and stylish, open plan, tropical design mini gym has also been created. Utility Room: Fitted units, washing machine, ironing board, electric iron. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed linen provided. Change of bed linen and cleaning every 3 days unless, unless otherwise requested during booking. Additional services can be arranged upon request. Other Butterfly Garden Villa also has a new and very stylish, open plan, tropical design mini gym

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