Summer in Samui can’t be beat, especially if you’re living it up in the comfort of your own stylish villa. Ocean views or forest feels? Take your pick from these villas brand new for you on The Luxe Nomad.
The details: Four bedrooms, private pool, beach access, home cinema
Four master bedrooms, but seven bathrooms – please tag a friend (or seven) who’s always extra. This villa has room for you and all of your crew, and each bedroom has its own private balcony and roomy ensuite, so you don’t even have to share. Descend a small flight of stairs to your own stretch of private beach for incredible sunsets, every night.
Book here from USD 1,361++ per night.
The details: Three bedrooms, private pool, beach access
Hammock? Tick. Floor-to-ceiling views of the ocean? Yup. A pleasingly Instagram-friendly array of rattan and seafoam furniture? Check. Kya Beach House is the summer home of your dreams, with the bonus of private yoga sessions and paddle boards whenever you want them.
Book here from USD 450++ per night.
The details: Five bedrooms, saltwater pool, mountain views
This Bophut bolthole is a serene escape, with its lush forest surrounds and beautiful views. Our favourite part: the shaded sun terrace that lets you enjoy the day without burning to a crisp.
Book here from USD 438++ per night.