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Lamai Beach

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“nice beach” (75 reviews)
“swing bar” (10 reviews)
“beach vendors” (8 reviews)
Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

We stayed on Lamai beach right at the tip near grandfather rock. We thought we needed to see more so went up to chewang beach for the day. It was not worth the trip. Resort after resort...not as much shade or beach between resort and...More

Thank backpackingit
Reviewed 11 December 2014

Very chilled aside from lots of people trying to sell you things while you are sunbathing. The sea is rougher than the Andaman coast but very nice none the less. The restaurants can be expensive but it was really nice to eat dinner on the...More

1  Thank MrsMikeReviews
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I like Lamai beach because it's a long and large beach compared to Chaweng. I always take a long chair but if you want to lay down on the sand with your towel you can not in Chaweng. That's why I like Lamai. Sometimes you...More

1  Thank abdel4u
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Nice and quite beach, few tourists. A good place if you're looking for relaxation or just going with your family. We've visited it in November , normally a rain season, however for us it was cool, no hot and burning sun, no rain falls the...More

Thank Cathy44444
Reviewed 24 October 2014

The beach is quite unfortunately the water is not so clean plastic bags bottles .... in the sea. Chairs are for free bring some towels the small resturant areound the beach are good and cheaper

3  Thank gluisa
Reviewed 6 October 2014

Not as busy as Chaweng, but still lots to do, a nice walking street and a great variety of restaurants. Great shopping and plenty to do.

Thank fredsoulie
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We recently spent 9 days on Ko Samui and visited Lamai Beach, we went on walking street night which was a Sunday. The beach is lovely to walk along. There are many bars and family hotels along the beach you can stop at any and...More

2  Thank MargyL
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Lamai is a short songthaew ride from the more popular Chaweng Beach. Lamai is still crowded but did not emanate the party feel of Chaweng. The sand is quite coarse but the waters were fine. Walking further out of the area of most resorts and...More

3  Thank Wandering-Juan
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Lamai beach falls on the eastern side of Koh Samui, about a 15 min ride from the popular Chawaeng Beach. It is more than a mile long with clear waters and little restaurants and resorts dotted all along. It is much quieter compared to the...More

1  Thank Ipsa J
Reviewed 13 September 2014

For the travelers, visiting Koh Samui, Lamai Beach is a must go... The color of the water in a sunny day is breath-taking... Hin Ta and Hin Yah rock is also a popular spot to visit... here, the road side shops can be a good...More

1  Thank Parisa K
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Karen T
24 April 2017|
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Response from Mysojo |
Hi, I am a single parent too and have booked to go in August with my 14 year old daughter. We will have a few days in Bangkok and then fly to Koh Samui for 12 days. I am hoping to use airbnb's, and I am really looking... More
29 January 2017|
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Response from PerryFerb8 | Reviewed this property |
from nathon pier to lamai beach only take about 20 - 25 minutes by taxi.the fare apx 150 baht max.