The elegant and impressive 4 bedroom Butterfly Garden Villa has a salt water swimming pool, separate Jacuzzi, Mini Gym and a complimentary car.
The Villa is located in the delightful area of Laem Sett in the unspoiled south of the Island. This is an area which still holds onto its local charm, and remains unaffected by over-development. The Villa, with over 375 sq mtrs of beautiful indoor and outdoor living, is also less than a 10 min drive to Lamai Beach.
Included within the rental price for Butterfly Garden Villa is the use of an automatic Toyota Avanza.
We also provide a complimentary transfer from Samui airport / ferry / hotel to Butterfly Garden Villa and return journey at the end of your stay.
The exquisite Butterfly Garden, which, in our opinion is our finest villa, is set within surrounding lush green tropical gardens, just a 10 minute walk from Laem Sett beach. The villa boasts a private salt water swimming pool and separate Jacuzzi, sun deck, sunbeds and outside Sala with table and chairs, where you can enjoy the beautiful sunsets and relax on the sundeck or sala.
We also have a gas BBQ for guests to enjoy alongside the poolside, where you can cook fresh meat and fish bought from the local market.
The Villa has an open plan and tropical design mini gym. Partial sea views from the Villa.
Butterfly Garden Villa will enchant you with its impressive entrance as you enter through the Chinese doors to discover a newly created and beautifully designed Lotus pond, surrounded with lush greenery and filled with tropical fish and turtles. The Villa is spacious, with a secure gated entrance and driveway to private parking for two vehicles.
The French doors of the villa open to a beautiful and spacious tropical style Living room and Dining area, with large sofas and a large teak dining table with seating for up to 8 people.
From the Living area there is also a delightul and newly created Conservatory with table and chairs and soft lighting. Here you can enjoy a coffee in the morning and see the sunrise, or have a quiet drink in the evening.
There is a 42 inch LCD flat screen TV which has the top package on satellite TV, including showing football from the champions league, together with dvd player.
Fully fitted Western-style kitchen including a dishwasher, cooker, microwave, double fronted fridge and freezer with separate utility room for the washing machine.
Four spacious Bedrooms, all with king size beds, fitted wardrobes, dressing tables and en suite bathrooms. The Master Bedroom opens out to the salt water swimming pool, and has its own bath tub.
Bedroom 4 is en-suite has its own living room with two sofas and coffee table, and is located on the ground floor.
All bedrooms have air conditioning and fans.
The Villa has beautiful, tropical, hardwood floors throughout the main living areas and bedrooms, and is in a lovel, peaceful location close to beach and restaurants.
Within 5-10 minute walk from the Villa there is the charming area of Laem Sett where you have several fine restaurants serving delicious Thai and European food, small coffee shop, mini-marts for your daily needs, several laundry shops, a few small garden bars and several well reputed massage shops, taxi services and a travel agency.
In this area there is also local Laem Sett quiet and secluded beach. It is also ideal and safe for children as the ocean is shallow. Here one can enjoy and admire 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.
Laem Set beach is local to the villa, and whilst not a tourist beach it is pleasant, with a sandy beach and holds a certain charm. Lamai beach, just 10 min drive away, has a long expansive beach and caters for tourists with restaurants, bars and water sports.
Also close by to Laem Set beach is Centara Villas Resort and Samui Orchid which opens its doors to non residents and has many facilities to enjoy, including smart restaurants and bars.
Five minutes away by car you have the fishing village of Baan Hua Thanon where fresh fish, fruit and vegetables are sold daily at the local market and also the home of several small local shops, a doctors surgery, 24 hour Seven-Eleven grocery shop with ATM, Chinese Temple and a Wednesday Night Market.
With the Superstore, Lotus Tesco in Lamai a 15 min drive away, 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.
Lamai is a beach side tourist town less than a 10 min drive from the Villa. There are many shops lining the streets offering locally made souvenirs and clothes. When the sun goes down the streets come alive with lights and music from the night market and variety of bars while the restaurants serve excellent Thai and western dishes in the town and on the beach. Thai boxing is also popular and Lamai has its own professional and amateur boxing ring.
Nearby to the villa many of the island's main attractions are less than 10 mins drive away, which include Namsuang Waterfalls, Crocodile Farm, Elephant trekking, The Grandmother Grandfather Rocks, horse riding, water sports, excellent Thai cookery classs, horse riding and many temples, amongst others.
The Aquarium, Tiger Zoo and Butterfly Garden are also within walking distance of the villa.
Within only a 5-15 min journey from the Villa the following Wedding venues can also be reached: Villa Kalyana, YL Residence No 17, Rocky's Boutique Resort, Beach Republic, Samahita Retreat and Samui Ridgeway.
Just remember nowhere on the island is more than 50 minutes away.
An automatic Toyota Avanza car is included within the rental price of Butterfly Garden Villa.
All our cars are insured, with the guest being responsible, and limited, for the first 15,000 Baht of any damage. There is no insurance on mopeds where the guest pays for any damage incurred.
It is the guests' responsibility to ensure that they also have their own comprehensive Travel & Health Insurance, and appropriate driving documentation for Thailand.
There is also private car hire with a driver, taxis, motorbike taxis, and the local public transport called Songtaos, which run around the ring road, or if you wish to hire a motorbike we can be of assistance.
The villa is located in the quieter part of the island, and makes driving a more pleasurable experience. We are frequently told by guests they find the Thai people in this southern part of the island extremely hospitable, and welcoming. In the north where it is far more crowded and touristy on the island there is not always the opportunity to discover the true warmth and charm of the local people.
If you do not wish to drive a car or moped, we have telephone numbers for guests that you can be picked up from the Villa, which will be at your own expense.
There is private parking for two vehicles at the Villa.
The villa is installed with free wifi.
Complimentary pick-up for guests from Samui airport / ferry terminal / hotel to Butterfly Garden Villa and return journey at the end of the visit (one in each direction).
We have been awarded Superhost status and also the Certificate of Excellence for Butterfly Garden Villa and for each of my 7 additional villas on Koh Samui.
Please note that no additional guests other than those who have booked to stay at the villa, are permitted to stay overnight.
All towels and linen provided. The villa is cleaned every 3 days, with change of clean bed linen and towels also every 3 days.
The guests have sole occupancy of the Villa. We live close by and are available for any information or assistance.