13 Sep 2023 By May Ng

Bangkok Airways offers super deal of HKD3,550



The perfect opportunity to plan a private villa holiday at Suralai with family or friends on this idyllic tropical Thai island

Thai boutique airline Bangkok Airways is offering a super deal of HKD3,550 [includes taxes and surcharges] on direct flights between Hong Kong and Koh Samui from now until the end of the year.

Bookings are now open until September 30th and offers valid for travel until December 31st, 2023. Bookings on: https://rb.gy/lhmjc.  Full information and flight schedules, visit:www.bangkokairways.com

These special fares are a perfect opportunity for travellers to rediscover Thailand’s idyllic tropical island which has emerged from the pandemic revitalized and even more vibrant than ever.

Boasting the largest collection of 5-star branded hotels outside of the capital Bangkok, Samui is also home to several exclusive luxury private rental villas such as ‘SURALAI’located in the so-called ‘Golden Triangle’ on the island’s north-east coast, just 15-minutes from the international airport.

Ideal for family rendezvous and gatherings of friends, Suralai is a fully staffed, luxury, 6-bedroom villa for up to 12 guests with spectacular views of the island’s scenic north coast and Koh Phangan [Full Moon Island] just offshore.

This stunning hilltop retreat with Thai-inspired architectural features and contemporary design, promises visitors the ultimate in privacy and stylish comfort.  A vast living and dining area with a wrap-around terrace is ideal for socializing and dining with 5-star standard Thai and Western cuisine prepared by your own private chef.  Meanwhile, a stylish open show-kitchen and long island-bar are the hub of activity in the villa.

At the poolside, comfortable loungers overlook the pool and view, and at one end, a Thai-style sala with wide, inviting daybeds provides a cool and peaceful spot to escape the sun and enjoy a book, a massage or pampering beauty treatment, or to gather for a casual poolside lunch.

Your own villa manager/concierge and his team are on hand to make your holiday as seamless and enjoyable as possible, taking care of everything you and your party might need during your stay in this beautiful villa.  Babysitters, yoga instructors, masseuses and beauty therapists, car and driver, boating trips can all be arranged on request.

Special access to a new 44-foot sailing catamaran ODYSSEY for luxury boating island excursions 

A brand-new addition to the guest facilities of Suralai is priority access special rates for a new 44- foot sailing catamaran for boating excursions to Samui’s neighbouring islands. A full or half-day tour or perhaps a sunset cruise to see one of the island’s famous golden sunsets, are a memorable experience on a visit to this beautiful tropical island. www.myodysseyadventures.com

Unforgettable Holidays and Weddings

Suralai is a perfect fit for families and groups of friends, large and small, looking for a private vacation together, or for birthdays, weddings and other special celebrations for 80 or more day guests.  Professional wedding and party planners continue to create magic at this beautiful location with pool-side wedding pavilions and lavish decorations with flowers, lighting and even fireworks.

Samui Offers a Revitalized and Vibrant Tourism Scene

Although it’s unlikely you will want to leave this hilltop eyrie, Samui’s vibrant tourism scene is just 15 minutes away. Fisherman’s Village now hosts its famous Night Markets every night of the week, with the addition of food street on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Night street-market are a must see, as are its many cool restaurants and chic fashion boutiques. Meanwhile, the palm fringed sandy beaches of Bophut, Big Buddha and Chaweng with their stylish resorts, fashionable new beach clubs, notably Tembo and Chi, and numerous bars and restaurants are similarly less than 15 minutes’ drive from the villa.


Starting from USD1,000 per night.  See Elite Havens website for availability.  www.elite-havens.com Or visit:  https://www.suralai.com