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Banyan Pool Villas - Bang Por Beach - Maenam - Banyan Pool Villa 1 (Sleeps 8 in 4 Bedrooms)

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's2
Space 2,368 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 6 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking



Banyan Pool Villa 1 (Sleeps 8 in 4 Bedrooms)

Dining – The European kitchen is fully equipped with oven and hotplates, microwave, coffee maker, fridge-freezer, premium crockery and cutlery. The adjacent dining room features Chinese style teakwood furniture and will seat 8 adults in comfort. Bedrooms - A hallway with powder room leads from the dining area to the master bedroom which has patio doors onto the pool. Bedroom furniture is made from bamboo and the king-size double bed is positioned on a raised plinth. Adjoining is an en-suite bathroom with double sink, shower and bath. The second twin bedded and third king-size bedrooms are similarly furnished in bamboo and with en-suite shower rooms. Bedroom 4 has bunk beds. All bedrooms have air-conditioning and colonial style ceiling fans. Lounge, Balcony & Sala - The upper floor living area is furnished in a mixture of bamboo and Chinese style teakwood and features a bar with a second fridge, stereo system, satellite TV and DVD player. Patio doors open onto the sea view Balcony.

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About the property

Secluded Pool Villa by beach

Banyan Villas 1 and 2 are built on an 800sqm plot providing spacious (250sqm floor space), luxury accommodation for up to 8 people. The villas offer their own 10 metre pool and Jacuzzi enclosed within walled tropical gardens, allowing guests to relax in quiet privacy. Alternatively, located a half minute stroll through lush tropical gardens and right next to the beach, the larger communal pool is also available to Banyan Villas’ guests. Banyan Villa 1 is adjacent to Banyan Villa 2 and the two properties can be rented together doubling the space available, catering for groups of up to 14 people who can enjoy the quiet seclusion of the villas' two pools and Jacuzzis. Banyan Villas 1 & 2 were completed in 2006 and built in the Balinese style. The two villas are almost mirror twins of each other, sharing in both size and general living arrangements. Both Banyan Villas are identically furnished, combining elements of western and Asian style, providing high levels of comfort and practicality.

The Villa offers:

• Living room bar and roof terrace

• Internet TV programming

• Dining room

• King size master bedroom

• King size second bedroom

• Twin bedded third bedroom

• Bunk Bedded room (Villa 1 only)

• All bedrooms en suite with air-conditioning

• Fully equipped European kitchen

• Swimming pool in walled garden with Jacuzzi

• Use of second shared pool on the beach

• Twice weekly maid service

• Linen, Towels and Beach Towels, changed weekly

• Complimentary Wi-Fi

• Utilities

The villas are located within a private development known as Coconut Paradise, night time gate security is provided plus access and use of a central pool area on the beach front. Our office is on site and we provide a front desk service to Banyan’s guests. In addition to providing the twice weekly maid service they will assist with booking taxis, tourist trips and at extra cost can provide additional maid services, baby-sitting, car/motorbike hire and even a Thai cook if you wish to be catered for.

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Richard Haigh
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, French, Thai
Calendar last updated:
31 December, 2017

About Richard Haigh

We market our two villas under the name of Banyan Villas, my wife and I opened the villas in 2006 as holiday homes for ourselves and friends and also as a small business venture.

We designed our villas and had them built to our specification, we wanted them to be open and airy yet offer the privacy of private facilities - two villas have a their own private pool and jacuzzi in a secluded walled garden.

The villas are 70 metres from the beach down a garden path and quite safe for children with no roads to cross.

I am originally from UK and settled in Thailand in 2002, my wife is Thai, we live in Koh Samui in one of our own Villas and will be there to look after any special requirements you may have.

We look forward to welcoming you to our part of paradise!

Richard Haigh purchased this villa in 2006

Why Richard Haigh chose Mae Nam Beach

On arriving in Thailand, I decided this was the place to settle for the future and having holidayed in Koh Samui, I could think of no better place for my future retirement!

So we decided to build our villas, we didn't want to be in the centre of town, we wanted some privacy and seclusion. Ban Tai/Bang Po met our spec, a quiet area next to the beach, but not too far away from local amenities and restaurants, on Samui nothing is too far away.

What makes this villa unique

When visiting our villas you will be able to relax in the peaceful secluded garden, enjoy a dip in you own private pool, take a 30 second walk down the garden path to the beach, to use communal pool, bathe in the sea or just to enjoy the evening sunset.

If you are feeling like refreshment, a 10 minute stroll on the beach takes you to a Thai restaurants situated right on the beach, great food and pure relaxation.

Alternatively you plan on staying in for the evening, you can relax on the balcony and enjoy the cooling evening sea breeze.

Shopping and nightlife are only 15 minutes drive away in the Fisherman's village of Bohput, for those who would like something more lively.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa on Mae Nam Beach on Mae Nam

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2368 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , en suite to Bedroom 1
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite to bedroom 2
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , en-suite to bedroom 3
    Shower room 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , small shower room en-suite to bedroom 4
    Toilet 1 - Toilet , Downstairs guest toilet
    Toilet 2 - Toilet , Upstairs guest toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot , An extra child bed can be provided on request
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed , Small bedroom en-suite - ideal for children
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Private Chef
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Banyan Villas 1 & 2 sit adjacent to each other and have a connecting garden gate between the two. This enables the villas to be used either independently in complete privacy or together to accommodate larger parties of up to 14 guests. Within 1 kilometre of the villas you will find two convenience stores. Main shopping and a wide choice of restaurants are to be found about 10/15 mins drive away in Maenam, Bophut or Nathon. Nowhere on Samui is that far away as the island is only 20km by 25km, however, we would recommend you hire a car during your stay, if required we can arrange this for you. Driving on Samui is quite straight forward, with one major road around the island, cars are RHD - same side as UK/Australia.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Outstanding paradise

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for the perfect location to relax and just enjoy this is the place to do that. This marvelous villa (even better than in pictures) is situated by the beach. The beach is quiet and beautiful. We enjoyed morning runs by the beach and well as swimming and playing. Even though you can really enjoy peace and quiet you can still find numerous restaurants just by walking a couple of minutes by the beach. A perfect way to relax is to take thai massage by the beach just a minute walk from our villa. We were travelling with a group of three families and we couldn’t be more pleased with our villa. The house is well planned. The bedrooms are wisely located next to the pool and sitting area as well as the sunbeds so it is really easy to follow what the children are doing. All the bedrooms have their own bathrooms and enough space for storage which makes the stay convenient. Kitchen is nicely equipped and overall the place is really tidy and well kept.

There isn’t enough words to praise Richard and his wife. They truly made us feel welcome and they were really helpful with all our needs. They even organized a chef for us for a special occasion.

We recommend without reservations this paradise for all sun lovers. Please enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Samui International Airport
Nearest Barpub
250 Metres
Beach Bar & Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Seatrans - Nathon
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
Nearest Train
100 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
Beach Bar & Restaurant
Nearest Beach
70 Metres
Bang Por
Car: recommended


The beautiful and tranquil sandy beach is a mere 30 second stroll down a tropical garden path, as is access to a large pool shared by a few other villas close by.

Turning left onto the beach and a 10 minute walk will get you to an excellent Thai restaurant (Jun Hom), right on the beach, with perfect sunset views over the marine park.


Car hire is strongly recommended to reach local amenities and shops. Samui International Airport 30 minutes. Nathon - Ferry port 15 minutes

Driving on Samui is relatively simple, there is one main road that circumnavigates the island. An international driving licence should be used. International car hire companies such as Hertz and Avis are present at the airport. Banyan Villas can also arrange car hire for you.


Driving distances:

Bophut 15 minutes

Chaeweng 30 minutes

Maenam 10 minutes

Nathon 15 minutes

Big Budha 20 minutes (Temple and souvenir shopping)

Supermarket shopping (Big C, Tesco Lotus, Makro) 25 minutes.

Further Details:

Bophut (Fisherman's Village), which is only 15 minutes away has many restaurants offering cuisine from around the world, there are also numerous shops, a go-kart track, jet-skis and beach dining.

Nathon is the island capital and is the ferry port, small supermarkets restaurants and general shops are 15 minutes away.

30 minutes away, Chaeweng is the main "tourist centre" with bars, thai boxing, a plethora of restaurants and night life and much souvenir shopping, don't forget to bargain.

Elephant trekking, sight-seeing trips, snorkelling, diving and trips to the surrounding islands and marine park can be arranged by our front desk or with one of the many operators in Bophut.