Discover an array of activities and tropical beauty to your stay in Thailand’s third largest island with Farmer’s Boutique Resort & Spa. A short 50 minute-flight from Bangkok or a scenic 2 hour-ride by ferry from Surat Thani, Koh Samui is within easy reach of relaxation as well as modern conveniences. The airport is served by a number of international carriers, including Bangkok Airways, THAI International, China Southern Airlines, SilkAir, Lucky Air, and Firefly. Seatran Ferry and Racha Ferry operates ferry service to Koh Samui from Surat Thani on an hourly basis.
Koh Samui’s district of Maenam takes just 25 minutes to Chaweng and Koh Samui International Airport, 10 minutes to Nathon, 15 minutes to Fisherman’s Village, and approximately 30 minutes to Lamai and Taling Ngam.
The resort offers shuttle service to Chaweng, Fisherman’s Village and to the island’s weekly event, the Walking Street. The resort’s entrance is directly placed on Koh Samui’s main road, which makes it a convenient base for calling taxis and pick-up truck taxis passing by (Song-Taew). Private car rentals can also be arranged through the resort, making it more comfortable to explore the island at your own pace.
Take a visit to the lively Fisherman’s village and shop the various boutiques, galleries and markets. Koh Samui spans from relaxed to vibrant atmosphere with a variety of premier dining venues and lively music scenes. Explore Buddhist temples, waterfalls, the island’s white sands, coconut groves and meditation centres to help you relax and immerse within the environment.
The local market of Maenam is also in close proximity to the resort, where numerous stalls of island produce and fresh seafood exude the easy charms of island living and Koh Samui’s locality. The market offer selections of tropical fruits, vegetables as well as ready-to-eat food.
Or explore the island’s weekly vibrancy of the “Walking Street,” known in Thai as Tanon Kon Dirn, where numerous stalls sport varieties of shopping options. Organised every Thursday, the Walking Street comes in several areas throughout Koh Samui. From a range of food, drinks to souvenirs and island-items, the Walking Street is not to a Koh Samui experience to dismiss. The closest Walking Street to the resort is within Maenam – a 10 minute ride by car.
The Gulf of Thailand consist of an archipelago of more than 60 islands, which makes Koh Samui the ideal spot for diving, snorkelling, kayaking, scuba-diving, island hopping, or just for a splash in the turquoise waters.
Be sure to also experience the core of Koh Samui’s vibrancy in Chaweng where nightlife and entertainment outlets beckon. Namely the most recognised area on the island, Chaweng is ever-flowing with colours, a range of souvenirs, an array of chill-out spots and international dining – also home to scenic 7 kilometre stretch of white-sand beach packed with that same vibe and energy.