Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Resort & Spa

Introduction: Tucked discreetly amidst the towering coconut palms of picturesque Koh Phangan, lies a unique tropical haven, Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villa Resort & Spa. Luxurious villas blend effortlessly into the breathtaking surrounds. Where the white sands of Thong Nai Pan Noi Beach stretch before your villa and pampering spa treatments come infused with tradition.

Contemporary yet uniquely Thai, Anantara Rasananda’s luxurious suites and villas offer an environment of exclusive and sophisticated elegance discerning them from other Koh Phangan resorts, the ideal beach hideaway where romantic barefoot grandeur defines the tropical experience.

Savour days spent in your private plunge pool at Anantara Rasananda, secluded amidst tropical gardens. Awaken early to catch breathtaking sunrises over the sea, preludes to days filled with wonder and beauty. Feast on incomparable Thai cuisine, marveling at the stars above mirrored in the sea below. A journey to paradise where indulgent luxury is as certain as the cool ocean breeze.

Above information is how the hotel presents itself on their website.

Below is my experience based on a one-night stay at the property.

My arrival experience: Warm welcome with drink and towel before being escorted to the room.

What I loved: The staff and the beach.

What about the food: I unfortunately didn’t get a chance to try their dinner, but the breakfast was quite good. I especially liked the crispy baked potatoes which I haven’t seen at many breakfast buffets around the world.

What about the service: Friendly, smiling staff during my short stay. The service needs a little more attention to detail to improve the experience, but overall very good.

What about the rooms: Contemporary rooms with rain shower, double sink and an outdoor plunge pool.

Number of rooms: 64.

Website: www.phangan-rasananda.anantara.com 

Type of property: Resort.

Location: Koh Phangan, Koh Samui.

Facilities: Spa, gym and pool.

Complimentary internet: Yes.

My overall impression: Great experience. – Unique location on the island of Koh Phangan with a beautiful beach and good service. Perhaps a bit overpriced, but you pay for the exclusivity.