Lamai Beach is located on the east coast of Samui. The southern part of the beach comprises the widest strip of pristine sand and is best for swimming. The beach is serene and less bustling than Chaweng. It consists of plenty of accommodation and dining options such as Lamai Wanta, The Renaissance, and The Pavilion. There are great massage salas sprinkled along the beach. The Ovada Showband, a remarkable live band, plays at Samui Shamrock. Lamai Beach also offers parasailing, kayaking, waterskiing, windsurfing, and wakeboarding. The famed Butterfly Garden offers enchanting views of numerous brightly coloured tropical butterflies.
- Visit Laem Sor Pagoda, situated 11 kilometres to the south of Lamai Beach in Samui, which is guarded by two 'Yak' warrior statues that have massive swords, scary faces, and colourful clothing.
- See Hin Ta and Hin Yai, popularly called Grandmother and Grandfather Rocks, two intriguing rock formations on Samui’s south coast that are suggestively shaped as male and female genital organs.
- Explore the area's vibrant nightlife, featuring several popular pubs, discos, and nightclubs such as Christy Cabaret and Green Mango.
The most comfortable and quickest way of getting to your destination is by air through Ko Samui Airport. From the airport, travellers can use private or public taxi charters, such as the Ko Samui Taxi Service or minibus transfers. It is very easy to get around Lamai Beach. The songthaews (converted pick-up trucks) operate as private taxis at night. Prices for metred, air-con taxis can be very high. Motorbike taxis are readily available and are relatively cheaper. Jeep rentals and hired bicycles are also easily available. Budget and Avis offer car hire options.
35 hotels in Lamai
Travellers visiting Samui find ideal base at the luxurious accommodations and beachfront location of Manathai Resort Koh Samui. After frolicking at Laima Beach, guests at this Thailand hotel can... More
Experience a relaxing beach holiday in this part of Koh Samui with the tastefully designed bungalows, extensive facilities and favourable location facing the sea at Lazy Day's Samui Beach Resort.... More
Varinda Garden Resort is an ideal place for couples, honeymooners as well as for those looking for a quiet and relaxing ambiance in Koh Samui. GeneralThere is a well-equipped business centre for... More
Presenting tranquil ambience and comfortable accommodation, the Thai Ayodhya Villas & Spa Koh Samui is an ideal place for a pleasant as well as a relaxing stay. GeneralFor your social or business... More
Royal Beach Boutique Resort & Spa offers comfortably furnished beachfront accommodations conveniently set on the outskirts of Koh Samui. This Thailand boutique resort makes for an ideal retreat for... More
The Coral Cove Chalet Samui is a charming property with Coral Cove Chalet Samui modern facilities softened by the friendliness of the traditional southern Thai Style and crowned with the spectacle... More
Offering a favourable location and relaxing atmosphere, this attractive property is the right choice of accommodation, while visiting Samui. GeneralFor your business needs, the hotel offers a... More
Set enviably amidst lush tropical garden in front of the pristine shores in this Thailand island, Lamai Wanta Beach Resort Koh Samui provides stylish accommodations at an affordable rate. Tourists... More
Amenity Apartel is a cosy aparthotel with modern facilities that caters to travellers visiting this part of Thailand. Visitors at this Koh Samui property can first frolic on the white sands of... More