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Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Koh Samui / Koh Phangan

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Welcome to Baan Taling Ngam Resort, Koh Samui / Koh Phangan ~~~

 
Hotel Introduction
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The property is built in traditional Thai sala style. The luxuriously appointed accommodation is rich traditional Thai style.

There are extensive leisure and water sport facilities include scuba diving at a licensed Padi Resort Dive Centre, water sking, windsurfing, mountain biking and a lot more. Guests will be able to visit tropical islands on the hotel's speed boat, or participate in the wide range of popular watersports.

Baan Taling Ngam Resort in Samui Island offers luxury and frist class facilities in a variety of Thai-style accommodation, with guests able to choose between beachside villas, cliff villas, deluxe rooms and suites. Beachside villas are located next to the beach, in an atmosphere totally conducive to rest and relaxation; or choose the cliff villas with over 250 square meters that reflect classic Thai design

The resort of Baan Taling Ngam Resort, nestled amidst a coconut plantation with turquoise seas providing a spectacular backdrop, cascades majestically down to the beach below.

The Baan Taling Ngam Resort is nestled amidst a coconut plantation with turquoise seas providing a spectacular backdrop. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Gulf of Thailand and the And Thong National Marine Park.

Perched on a hilltop overlooking the azure seas, The Baan Taling Ngam Resort sits amidst shady, fragrant coconut trees. An island of mysterious origins, Koh Samui is home to stunning mountainous jungles and waterfalls, astonishing in natural grandeur.
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Room and Accommodation
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All guestrooms are luxuriously designed and well appointed. The magnificent vistas and sunsets may also be viewed from the private balconies of the room. Bathrooms are of good size and in good condition. Higher room categories such as suite and villas are available.

Rooms & Suites vary in size from 67 to 120 SQM. All accommodations contain modern thai interior with teak floors and bathrooms with individually designed toiletries and separate shower and bath tub.

Deluxe Room

Deluxe - spacious room with a minimum size of 67 square metres with large private balcony equipped with table, chairs and two sun lounges. All rooms have Modern Thai-style interior setting with polished wood floor and views of the Coconut plantation. Deluxe rooms include colour television with remote control and radio channels, DVD player and satellite TV, CD/stereo system, tea and coffee making facilities, mini-bar, in-room safe, hair dryer, King-size bed, sitting area, luxurious bathroom with separate shower, double sink, oversized bathtab and separate shower.

Deluxe Ocean Front Room - facilities as Deluxe room. These rooms benefit from a spacious private balcony, all overlooking the ocean, with sun lounges and an outside seating area.

Deluxe Room - Sea View 67 square meters, 720 square feet
King bed with large private balcony equipped with table, chairs and two sun-lounges. Wide panoramic view over the Gulf of Thailand and Marine Park, facing the sunset. Modern Thai style interior, with polished wooded floors. Sitting area, writing desk, DVD, hi-fi, TV. Luxurious bathroom with separate Toilet, oversized bathtub separate shower booth and double basin.


Deluxe Sala Room - facilities as Deluxe room and Ocean Front Deluxe room. Deluxe Sala rooms feature an outstanding top floor, 8 metre high triangular Thai wooden ceiling with a fan. The facilities are the same as Deluxe room.

Deluxe Suite - 120 square metre spacious one bedroom suite with large private balcony, sun loungers and outside seating area. The luxurious bathrooms feature views of the deep-blue sea from the oversized bathtab with separate shower and double sink. There is a dining and seating area with a comfortable couch and chairs, writing desk, kitchenette and walk-in closet. The bedroom features a king-size bed, a modern Thai-style interior with polished wooded floors.

VILLAS:

Congregrated around a series of 5 swimming pools, and with views over lush gardens and the Gulf of Thailand, the villas are spacious and reflect the rich traditions of Thai culture. Interiors range from 2,500 to 3,500 square feet, with 2 or 3 bedrooms, and lofty arched ceilings with private balconies. The villas have access to all the services and facilities provided by the resort.

1 Bedroom Villa

Cliff Villas -
two-storey villas with a minimum of 180 square metres of floor area. Villas consist of one bathroom and a kitchenette, with a very large living and dining area with traditional Thai decor and a spacious outdoor balcony. Located up the hill from the hotel, the bedroom configuration is usually one king and two twin. The facilities are the same as in the Deluxe rooms. Clusters of five to six villas share one of the five semi-private villa pools.

2 Bedroom Villa

Beach Villas - two-bedroom beachfront villas, one with a king-size bed and one twin-bedded, with a minimum of 150 square metres of floor area. Each bedroom has a private bathroom. The villa also has a living and dining room with additional guest toilet. Traditional Thai setting with rooms connected via open-air corridor / terrace with the same amenities as the Deluxe rooms. Located just a few metres from the beach, the Promenade Restaurant and the beach swimming pool.

Beach Villa - Garden View 1 or 2 bedrooms
One king-sized bedroom and one adjacent twin bedded room, bathroom, one guest toilet, kitchenette and separate sala featuring large living & dining area. Large open wooden terrace with sun loungers, table and chairs.

Beach Villa - Sea View 1 & 2 bedrooms
One king-sized bedroom and one adjacent twin bedded room, 2 bathrooms, one guest toilet, kitchenette and separate sala featuring large living & dining area. Large open wooden terrace with sun loungers, table and chairs. Sea-view and direct access to beach.

Cliff Villa - Garden View 1, 2 & 3 bedrooms
One or two (3 bedroom Unit) king-sized bedrooms and one adjacent twin bedded room. Modern Thai style interior, with polished wooden floors. Large terrace with access to kitchenette and guest bathroom. Two bedrooms connected through a common foyer on lower level, each equipped with it’s own black slate-tiled bathroom. Adjacent to semi-private Villa pool.

Cliff Villas - two-storey villas with a minimum of 240 square metres of floor area. Units consist of two bedrooms, connected through a small corridor, which are ideal for families with children. Each room has its own bathroom and a large living and dining area with traditional Thai decor and a kitchenette. These villas have a spacious outdoor balcony. Bedroom configuration is usually one king and one twin, with the same amenities and facilities as the Deluxe rooms. Clusters of five to six villas share one of the five semi-private villa pools.

3 Bedroom Villa

Cliff Villas -
two-storey villas with a minimum of 300 square metres of floor area. Villas consist of two master bedrooms with a king bed each and a twin bedded guest bedroom, all with own bathrooms. There is a large living/dining area with traditional Thai decor and a kitchenette, as well as a spacious outdoor balcony. With all the same facilities as the Deluxe rooms, this villa shares a semi-private pool with two other villas.

In-room Amentities

  • Total Number of Rooms: 70
  • Single rooms
  • Double rooms
  • Twin rooms
  • Triple rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24-hour room service
  • Air conditioning
  • Bath and separate showers
  • Bathrobe and slippers
  • Cable movies (satellite)
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Computer Dataport (in Rooms)
  • Fax machine (on request)
  • Free nightly shoe shine
  • Fresh fruit
  • Hairdryer
  • International direct dial telephone
  • Interconnecting rooms (in Villas)

  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator (in Villas)
  • Remote-controlled cable television
  • Safety deposit box/In-room safe
  • Satellite television
  • Smoke detectors
  • Stereo/Hi-Fi/CD player
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Umbrellas
  • Voltage 110/120 (for shaver only)
  • Wake up call
  • Wi-fi internet connections (in the lobby, infinity pool and beach areas)
  • Radio
  • Voltage 220v
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Laundry service
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Facilities
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Sports and Leisure

The following facilities are available at the hotel:

  • 2 tennis courts (floodlit)
  • Fitness centre
  • Golf driving range
  • PADI-licensed 5-star dive school
  • Private speed boats
  • Sea kayaking and sailing
  • Snorkelling
  • Windsurfing
  • Water Skiing
  • Mountain biking
  • Sauna

Diving - Koh Samui and Koh Tao offer good diving opportunities. Several reefs are located off the island shores, with two of the most popular sites for advanced divers being Sail Rock and Ang Thong National Marine Park, off the western end of the Samui islands. Plenty of fun for first-timers, accredited training can be undertaken in the PADI-licensed 5-star dive school.

Snorkelling - the bays in the nearby islands contain many interesting coral reefs. Equipment is available free of charge in the hotel's dive centre.

Sea kayaking and sailing - the hotel's shoreline and nearby islands harbour a wealth of marine, animal and plant life. For a close and leisurely look, there is no better option than to spend a few hours in a boat.

Mountain biking - the hotel's pristine surroundings feature some scenic waterfalls, villages and temples that afford the leisurely biker a pleasant few hours of exploration.

Baan Taling Ngam Spa

Le Royal Meridien's luxurious Baan Taling Ngam Spa in Koh Samui has just been named as a "Leading Spa for 2005" by the Leading Hotels of the World and also received the best Spa Music. Award at the Spa Asia Crystal Awards 2004 organized by Spa Asia magazine in Singapore.

The spa features six unique indoor and outdoor treatment suites, all perched high with breathtaking views of the nearby islands, offering a stunning panoramic view of the Gulf of Thailand and Ang Thong National Marine Park
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The Spa covers a surface of 540 square metres, spread on two levels. Four of the six spa suites feature outside baths and private steam rooms which allow patrons to experience a relaxing treatment. With a modern Thai architectural touch, all of the suites are elegantly decorated and furnished with antiques, which are discreetly positioned to blend in with Mother Nature.

The exclusive, 2-6 hour spa packages and a la carte treatments include massages, facials, bodies, bath-steam and beauty treatments. At the spa lobby, a receptionist will check guest's preference by using a consultation form while some cool herbal tea and a cool towel are served. After the treatments, guests will be served with a hot or cold herbal tea at the relaxation area.

Koh Samui is a haven of tranquility, and The Baan Taling Ngam Resort and Spa is a sanctuary. In fact, the hotel was voted “Asia's Leading Resort,” and “Thailand's Leading Resort,” in the 2005 World Travel Awards.

Immerse yourself in the serene enchantment of nature at the luxurious Baan Taling Ngam Spa, selected a Leading Spa for 2005 by “The Leading Hotels of the World.” Six elegant and graceful treatments suites – indoor and outdoor – boast mesmerizing views of the dramatic beauty of the Gulf of Thailand.

Banquets & Events

The Baan Taling Ngam Resort is the ideal place for a relaxing executive retreat or a destination conference or seminar - the scenic beauty of the island and the sumptuous dining opportunities combine to make your event truly memorable.

A full range of corporate facilities – including audio-visual equipment – are available for small business functions of up to 50 guests.

Private functions can be organized for up to 120 persons, and customized with a variety of cultural events, sports, entertainment and theme parties for your small, upmarket incentives.

Features & Activities

The astonishing landscape of this beautiful paradise moves from the mountainous jungles in the centre to rocky cliffs to the rolling hillside… and finally to golden sands and azure sea.

Lobby

Lobby is large in an open area, it overlooks the stunning view of the ocean. There is a lobby lounge adjacent to it.


Hotel Facilities

  • Medium sized lobby
  • Porterage 24 hour
  • Room service 24 hour
  • 7 outdoor pools
  • 3 floors
  • Car parking (Payable to hotel, if applicable)
  • Gymnasium
  • Sauna
  • Tennis
  • Shop
  • Boutique
  • Beauty parlour
  • Car rental facilities
  • Baby sitting
  • Laundry facilities
  • Business centre
  • 24-hour front desk and concierge desk
  • 12-hour travel desk/Travel and tour desk
  • Swimming Pool
  • Beauty salon
  • Baan Taling Ngam Spa
  • Bellman and porter
  • Business Centre and secretarial service
  • Currency exchange
  • Doctor on call
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Florist
  • Gift shop
  • Library
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newsstand
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Nurse
  • Outdoor parking
  • Valet parking
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Restaurant
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There are restaurants which provide Thai, European, Mediterrean cuisine. The Baan Taling Ngam Resort integrates refined gastronomy with the stunning natural majesty of Koh Samui. Delectable cuisine from every corner of the world is brilliantly executed by our exceptional chefs.

You need to plan on staying at The Baan Taling Ngam Resort for at least a week to enjoy all the delicious food offered at the resort’s four food and beverage outlets,which have brilliantly blended fine cuisine served in a fresh, elegant atmosphere against the superb aquamarine backdrop of the Gulf of Thailand. Be prepared for an Epicurean treat.

Lom Talay - a gentle breeze at night can add to the magical atmosphere at Lom Talay, the outdoor restaurant whose name translates as 'sea breeze'. Lom Talay has a cosy, chimerical feel. Guests can gaze out at the distant sea and watch the magnificent sunset. Twilight cocktails can be followed by a selection of genuine Thai dishes cooked with a unique flair. A variety of Asian and Mediterranean dishes are prepared at Lom Talay and somehow the sea breeze adds a unique flavour to the meal. Lom Talay can seat 60 people.

The Promenade -
offers savoury seafood, including fresh sea bass, red snapper, deep-sea garoupa, lobster, crab and squid. The chef himself goes to the fishing village of Taling Ngam every day to buy the freshest supplies.This restaurant also serves breakfast, lunch and snacks including pizzas and salads. Tropical cocktails and an extensive selection of wine provide something special for everyone. The Promenade can seat 40.

Baan Chantra - an exquisite restaurant serving royal Thai cuisine. This restaurant offers inside and outside seating, and you may choose between traditional Thai cushions or Western-style tables while being entertained by classical Thai music and dances.

The Pool Deck - for a casual midday repose from waterfront activities, The Pool Deck is the place to be. The view from here, as from every corner of the resort, is breathtaking, with Ang Thong Marine National Park and its neighbouring islands visible in the distance.

Verandah Bar - at dusk, watch the sun setting on the horizon from the Verandah Bar. This intimate bar is a pleasant place to unwind after a day of sunbathing, snorkelling and a massage. The Verandah Bar can seat 20.

Romantic Beach Dining - if you are looking for an intimate evening on the beach, then you should opt for Romantic Beach Dining. We will create the perfect private ambience in magnificent surroundings. A table for two or even more, seated on traditional Thai cushions and surrounded by torches while listening to the sea breeze caressing the waves.

The Sala Thai - The perfect venue, next to the pool, for an intimate dinner. Experience romance with a Thai touch while overlooking the Gulf of Thailand atop the cliff, surrounded with candlelight. We are delighted to offer you a wide range of Thai menus, which will transform your night into a unique experience. This venue seats two to eight persons.

Villa BBQ - made for those who wish to stay in privacy in their own villa while enjoying a barbecue and having a memorable evening.

Lemongrass - seafood restaurant in a quiet and temperate surrounding. Chill out every evening with fine wine while listening to classical music.

Room Service - if you fancy a quiet meal in your room, select from a variety of Thai, Asian and international dishes on the 24-hour room service menu.

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Location
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The resort is located on a cliff top overlooks Koh Samui's secluded western coast and Ang-Thong Marine National Park on Taling Ngam Beach.

Hotel Location

Baan Taling Ngam Resort is located in the south-west of the island, serenely nestled on a cliff top overlooking the Ang Thong National National Park, and is surrounded by lush, tropical coconut plantations.

Distance from Airport to the Hotel

Primary airport - Samui Airport (USM)

  • Distance from hotel - 32 km - 20 miles - 40 minutes
  • Direction from hotel - north-east

Transportation to the Hotel

Koh Samui is easily accessed by air, land and sea. The majority of international travellers arrive by air, via Bangkok, Phuket or Singapore. Bangkok Airways (PG) has over 30 daily flights to the island, making this the most convenient way to get there. Flying time between Bangkok and Samui is a little over one hour, while the flights on the Samui-Phuket and Samui-Pattaya routes take less than 45 minutes. It is possible to hire a car and drive to Samui, finishing, of course, with a ferry ride.

Departing from either Bangkok or Phuket, the drive is on nice roads. From Bangkok there is a double-lane highway all the way to Suratthani, which usually takes between eight and ten hours. From Phuket, the trip takes about five hours, passing through some beautiful scenery.

From Samui Airport:

Airport transfer is available from the airport. A uniformed-driver will meet guests at the airport terminal to escort guests to the resort. The executive limousine is US$45 per car, each way (maximum 3 persons) and the private minibus is US$ 55 per mini minibus each way (maximum 8 persons).

From Suratthani:

Airport transfer service is available from Suratthani on the mainland to Koh Samui. Thai Airways International flies daily to this airport. A uniformed-driver will meet guests outside the Suratthani Airport terminal. Transfer by private hotel car (Max 3 persons.) is available at US$120 Net per car per way by minibus (Max 9 person.) at US$150 Net per minibus per way.

Shuttle Bus Service:

A shuttle bus service to Nathon and Chaweng Beach is available four times daily. Free of charge to Nathon and Bath 200 per person each way to Chaweng.

  • Location: Waterfront/Beach
  • Centrally located
  • 30 kms to the nearest airport (koh samui)
  • 12 km to the nearest station (koh samui)
  • 12 km to the nearest fair site
  • Close to the beach

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