The Thai island of Koh Samui shot into the limelight in the 1970s and ever since, there has been no looking back. Today, it is one of the most sought out holiday destination in Asia for those who wish to soak up the sun, relax on its beaches and enjoy the fabulous food. Though more known for its beaches, it has a wealth of natural resources to its credit including interesting rock formations, verdant undisturbed forests, quaint fishermen villages, and scintillating waterfalls.
Koh Samui is a tropical paradise promising a lifetime of memories to its visitors. More and more visitors are today choosing holiday rentals as their preferred holiday accommodation. Away from the crowds and formal environs of a hotel, these rentals offer all the privacy, comfort and space of a home complimented with the services that a hotel usually provides. Given the increasing demand for these properties, it makes great sense to invest in Koh Samui villas and rent them out to visitors looking for a more exclusive experience of the island.
Browse through the Internet and you will find a range of Koh Samui villas for sale. Depending on your budget you can invest in self-catering properties or luxury villas complete with private pool, Jacuzzi and gazebo. In fact, you can look at these Koh Samui villas for sale as your second home – you can stay here as long as you wish and then rent them out for the duration you are away. Given the huge influx of tourists to the island you will never be short of people who wish to rent a holiday home.
As said above, search the Internet and you will find several Koh Samui villas for sale. These villas can broadly be classified as beachfront villas, luxury villas, and self-catering villas.
Even with the beach right at their doorstep, most of these villas have their own private pools. Unlike the beach which may be crowded with other people, the private pool is for the exclusive use of the guests. The pools will have their own decking area with sun loungers and deck chairs. These Koh Samui villas are ideal for those looking for a beach holiday but with privacy, space and luxury.
If you wish to cater to a high end clientele, you can look for luxury beachfront Koh Samui villas for sale and then invest in one that is within your budget. These properties are set in picture postcard perfect landscapes, usually in the Chaweng and Lamai areas. These properties include all possible luxuries and amenities and are serviced by housekeeping, chef, butler and concierge among others.
Koh Samui attracts the backpackers and the luxury travellers. While there are those who wish all possible luxuries, there are others who look for budget accommodation that is fitted with all basic amenities for a comfortable stay. To cater to these visitors, you can invest in budget villas. You will find several self-catering Koh Samui villas for sale. Visitors can prepare their own meals in the fully fitted kitchen and live like locals among locals, learning first hand, the local way of living.