One of the very few resorts on Ko Samui with its own private beach. The Tongsai Bay is splendidly located in Northeastern Samui. Every room is adorned with a spacious terrace and an open-air facilities highlighting on a bath-with-a-view feature, under the concept of Great Outdoor Living.
The resort truly epitomizes a perfect getaway among nature with the personal touch of being owner-managed and staffs friendliness.
The Tongsai Bay is amongst the winners in 3 categories of the 2016 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice™ awards for hotels as follow:
- Top 25 hotels - Thailand (17th)
- Top 25 Hotels for Service - Thailand (13th)
- Top 25 Luxury Hotels - Thailand (22nd)
"At The Tongsai Bay... We emphasize on the outdoor living"
:: Beachfront Suite (72 - 86 sq.m.) - 24 Units ::
All 83 rooms in a vast area of 25 acres of land, surrounded by tropical nature,
offer sea view with 4 main types of accommodation namely Beachfront Suites,
Cottages Suites, Tongsai Grand Villas and Tongsai Pool Villas.
Beachfront Suites are in a 3-storeyed building next to the beach and pools. All have a secluded bathtub, 2 sun loungers, a dining and writing table and full fronted sea views, 44 sq.m. air-conditioned area,
8 Suites on the ground floor are suitable for families in a way that each has a direct access from the balcony to the beach and pools and its overall size is as large as 86 sq.m. divided into 36 sq.m. balcony
and 6 sq.m. backyard as opposed to the upper floor suites which are only 72 sq.m. Due to larger area and ground location, Beachfront Suites on the ground floor can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children under 12 and are more suitable for families.
:: Cottage Suite (68 - 78 sq.m.) - 29 Units ::
The Cottage Suites stand among coconut trees and tropical gardens on the hillside overlooking the sea.
Most are semi-detached with a split-level design of bedroom and living area.
To capture the very best seaviews the cottages are all slightly different in shape
and arranged on different levels. Each has a private open-air balcony complete with our signature
"bath-with-a- view", 2 sun-loungers and a dining / writing table.
The standard sizes of cottages are 68 - 78 sq.m. and can only take 3 peoples maximum.
:: Seafront Cottage (68 - 78 sq.m.) - 12 Units ::
The Seafront Cottages have the same design and facilities as Cottage Suites
including our signature "bath-with-a- view" and are located along the edge
of the cliff overlooking the sea offering spectacular seaviews and privacy.
:: Pool Cottage (88-98 sq.m.) -
5 Units ::
Set among the Cottage Suites, all 5 Pool Cottage suites offer a private
plunge pool (20 sq.m.) surrounded by birds & butterflies alive and free.
Split level floor enables the view from the air-conditioned living area
as well as from the open air terrace area with an outdoor bathtub. Sun
bathe, take a dip under the moonlight or a midnight swim are all possible
all in your own time.
:: Tongsai Grand Villa (165 sq.m.) - 5 Units ::
Tongsai Grand Villas and 2 other special villas were open for business in December 1998.
They are on the hillside on the right-hand side of The Tongsai Bay, opposite to where Cottage
and Beachfront Suites stand. They are created in compliance with our philosophy
to encourage guests to go back to nature wherever and whenever possible.
:: Tongsai Pool Villa (180 sq.m.) - 4 Units ::
Tongsai Pool Villas (180 sq.m.) are the most recent type of accommodation, added in December 2003
and completed its refurbishment in December 2005. They are in the same area as Tongsai Grand Villas,
offering the same facilities as Grand Villa as well as its own private plunge pool of 3 x 5 metres.
:: Seafront Pool Villa (189 sq.m.) - 4 Units ::
Seafront Pool Villas are located in the middle of the front row of the Tongsai Grand Villas
and have the same facilities as the Tongsai Grand Villas but offer a splendid clear sea view.
Each villa has a total area of 189 sq.m. with an open-air area of 116 sq.m. on the terrace
and the back of the villa and 54 sq.m. of air-conditioned bedroom. It contributes even more
to the great outdoor living idea with a 24 sq.m. private plunge pool (3.3 x 7.3 m.)
with the depth 1.2 m. on the extended part of the terrace.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Chef Chom Thai Restaurant:
Chef Chom Thai Restaurant is located on the hill leading down to the beach, right by the Lobby Lounge.
It is named after the renowned Chef Piengchom Dhabanand, who comes form a family of cooks
who used to serve in the palace of the late Princess Vibhavadee Rangsit.
The restaurant seats 100 persons a maximum indoor and on the terrace.
It offers spectacular views over the bay.
Open 07:00 - 10:30 hrs. International Buffet Breakfast
with an OPEN BAKERY making fresh-from-the-oven bread, rolls and croissants for breakfast.
Guests can watch their bread being baked right in front of them.
Open 19:00 - 22:00 hrs. Royal Thai Cuisine with a la carte menu
and occasional theme nights also with open kitchen and fresh seafood.
Po-Lad Beach Bistro & Bar:
Po-Lad is the local name of a local plant [Scaevolataccada Roxb] that grows very well on the beach.
Po-Lad is resistant to sea water especially during Monsoon season, it can be as good as natural wind barrier.
It also needs little water to survive thus can handle drought period well.
Po-Lad grows along Tongsai Beach naturally and are also planted in other areas such as
around the Half-moon pool and behind the gift shop. You can enjoy the international cuisine
for both lunch and dinner at Po-Lad Beach Bistro & Bar.
The Butler Restaurant:
The Butler Restaurant is located on the hillside and adjacent to the half-moon swimming pool
within a few minutes walk from the Tongsai Grand Villa. It serves predominantly European cuisine in an intimate atmosphere
with only 20 seats available. Due to the area surrounding The Butler and the half-moon swimming pool being reserved
for peace and quietness, we only allow children over 12 years old to dine here.
Swimming pool being reserved for peace and quietness, we only allow children over 12 years old to dine here.
Open 19.00 - 22.00 hrs. for dinner.
Breakfast 07.00 - 11.00 hrs., Room Service : 11.00 - 24.00 hrs.
Sip Internet Cafe:
Located right on the beach, Sip offers a wide range of tea, coffee. and home-made cakes and pies,
as well 2 computers for internet connection (free of charge for the first 15 minutes). Open 10.00 - 24.00 hrs.
Lobby Lounge Bar:
You can see the beach and the pool through a forest of coconut trees from the terrace at the lobby lounge.
Its the perfect place to relax with a cool drink in the heat of the day,
or to while away evenings listening to live music. Open 10.00 - 24.00 hrs.
Floyds Beach Bar:
This is the centre of everything during the day. Have lunch, enjoy your favorite drinks
and benefit from the incoming breeze of the sea. Open 11.00 - 02.00 hrs.
Prana Spa specializes in a relaxing technique whereby the mind and body synchronized,
which can help control or decrease the stress response. When tension is relaxed,
the muscle ceases to contract while blood vessels reduce vascular constriction and allow circulation to flow freely.
Open daily for massages and spa treatments from 10:00 - 21:00 hrs. Each of the 3 private rooms
has 2 massage beds, 2 treatment beds, foot massage area, either a rainfall or a waterfall shower,
a floral bath and a steam room. Privacy is enhanced with each spa cottage limited to 2 people.
Reservation in advance is required.
SERVICES & FACILITIES
Private Beach & Pool:
:: Other Services & Facilities ::
Our Private Beach is 200 metres long and never gets crowded. The whole Tongsai Bay is yours. You can sunbathe in peace, no beach vendors, no stray dogs, and no passersby. Our main, free form, swimming pool is right by the beach next to Floyd Beach Bistro and the Beachfront Suite Building.
It is accompanied by a small Jacuzzi pool and a children wading pool. Another half moon-shaped swimming pool is added above Sip Internet Cafe. Children under 14 are not allowed in this area to keep the area tranquil and peaceful.
- A cocktail party is hosted by the management twice a week.
- Complimentary unlimited bottled drinking water everywhere in the resort.
- Free use of exercise room: An air-conditioned 120 sq.m. exercise room with weights and modern exercise equipment.
- Free use of swimming pools (Children under 14 years old not permitted to use the half-moon swimming pool)
- Car rental
- Jacuzzi pool, children's wading pool and tennis court (Rackets and tennis balls provided).
- Tour desk for sightseeing tours, scuba diving and deep sea fishing etc.
- Gift shop
- Local taxi service
- Baby sitting (On request)
- Currency exchange