Anantara Rasananda Koh Phangan Villas
Koh Phangan, Thailand
Set in a stunning location, Anantara Rasananda is the first truly luxury boutique property to open on the island of Koh Phangan and is an oasis of tranquillity in the north of this little island, hidden away on a stunning beach.
At a Glance
The most luxurious property on the laid-back island of Koh Phangan
Situated on a pristine white sandy beach
Nowhere near the full moon party atmosphere
Just a 30-minute private speedboat trip from Koh Samui
Local restaurants and bars within walking distance
Having stayed in one of the huts down the beach when backpacking in Thailand years ago, it was amazing to now be in a private pool villa right on the beach, in the most luxurious hotel on the island!Scott Dunn team
For couples looking for privacy - chose a Garden Pool Suite which is completely enclosed offering uninterrupted seclusion.Scott Dunn team
Arriving by boat really feels like you are heading for an island getaway.Scott Dunn team
Don't worry - there is absolutely no sign of any full moon parties on this part of the island.Scott Dunn team
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Located to the north of Thailand's beautiful island of Koh Phangan, Anantara Rasananda has a picturesque setting on the pristine white sandy beach of Tong Nai Pan Noi. The island is well known for its party culture, but don't let this deter you. Anantara Rasananda couldn't be further away from this atmosphere in fact, whilst enjoying the peaceful surrounds of the resort you could be forgiven for thinking you were the first to discover this tropical paradise.
There are 44 spacious and contemporary Thai villas and suites, all beautifully appointed and most have private plunge pools. Some villas are located right on the beach with amazing sea views whilst others are located behind and are more private with enclosed courtyards.
Anantara Rasananda has a lovely spa located amidst the jungle with the treatment rooms hidden away amongst the vegetation. The beachfront restaurant offers meals in a romantic setting and a great pool is located at the heart of the property, complete with pool bar offering thirst-quenching cocktails, and moreover, Happy Hour occurs three times a day! Within minutes of walking you can find yourself in a local town with some more restaurants and bars for a change of scene.
Rasananda's 44 Villas and Suites, all have indoor and outdoor living areas, most with private pools, espresso machines, Apple TVs, DVDs/CDs and iPod docking stations so every modern comfort has been considered. Décor is modern Thai with wooden floors and brightly colored accents. The seven different rooms types are dotted around the resort, some connected, some freestanding, some split level, with the ultimate being the Ocean Pool Villa set alone right on the beachfront with an open-air bathroom.
Located on the 2nd floor, the Pool Suites boast expansive terraces overlooking the tropical landscape and endless horizon. Spacious yet intimate, the 100 m2 suites create a private luxury experience, with Thai touches, king-sized mattress, outdoor plunge pools and hints of the tropics in every detail.
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Step onto your terrace, to admire the blooming flora in the private garden that surrounds. Enclosed by high walls and an ancient wooden gate, the Garden Pool Suites provide the ultimate in private luxury and spacious living quarters. Luxury resorts in Koh Phangan are renowned for their lavish comforts amidst beautiful scenery. With 130 m2 of indoor and outdoor living space the suites at Anantara Rasananda gracefully combine a modern aesthetic with all the vibrant charms of Thai tradition. Features include a king-sized mattress, traditional outdoor shower and private plunge pool.
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Located on the upper level (100 m2), the Ocean Pool Suites offer beachfront panoramic vistas, with views of tropical flora and the endless ocean horizon. An expansive terrace wraps around the suite, the ideal venue to take in sunsets or spend indulgent days lounging in the private plunge pool. Features include a king-sized mattress and rain shower.
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Experience the pleasures of sun, sand and stunning shoreline all from your 200 m2 suite. Among all the resorts in Koh Phangan, the Ocean Garden Pool Suites offer the pinnacle of luxury, space and natural beauty fully equipped with a seaside pool, sala with daybed and large private tropical garden. All with spectacular views of the sea. Features also include a king-sized mattress and traditional outdoor shower.
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Designed for romance and seclusion the Lagoon Pool Villas offer 140 m2 of private space. With open outdoor terraces and salas, vast interior living spaces and outdoor showers, the Koh Phangan villas create an environment of sophisticated luxury and tropical bliss. Each Lagoon Pool is infused with Thai charm and the enchanting environment marked by the picturesque lagoon. Features include a king-sized mattress and bath and rain shower.
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The uniquely designed Thai Pool Villa is a secluded two-storey structure with 180 indulgent square meters of living space. Surrounded by a high wall and antique wooden entrance, the Thai Villa embodies both the privacy and laid back atmosphere of traditional Thai living. On the ground level find open air living spaces with a lush garden and private plunge pool. Upstairs retreat into the privacy of your bedroom, detailed with glistening wooden floors and the constant promise of a cool sea breeze. Features include a king-sized mattress and traditional outdoor shower.
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For the ultimate Anantara Rasananda experience, the stunning Ocean Pool Villas feature a massive 260 m2 of indoor and outdoor beachfront living space. Relax in your own large terrazzo tub or fall into blissful slumber in your bedroom overlooking the calm blue sea just steps away. The villa comes with an open-air bathroom, a refreshing garden courtyard, a beach front plunge pool situated on a wooden terrace and a tropical sala all ready for relaxation. Features also include a king-sized mattress.
Children are welcome at Rasananda but there are no specific facilities here for children and their families except for babysitting.
Rasananda's beachfront restaurant serves modern fusion food in an idyllic setting but meals can also be taken in your villa or in a private romantic beachfront location. There is a champagne and wine lounge for those who appreciate the finer things in life. The spa has an extensive range of indulgent therapies as well as a steam cave and there is also a gym, yoga pavilion and library.
Watersports available from Rasananda include diving, snorkeling and kayaking and elephant treks, jungle treks and island excursions are all great excursions on Koh Phangan.
Location & Directions
Koh Phangan, Thailand
Anantara Rasananda is located on the beach in the north of Ko Phangan, close to Thong Nai Pan Yai Beach.
When to go
Koh Phangan has a tropical climate and the best time to visit is from February to September, which is relatively dry but there is some rain every month. February to April are the driest months. October to January are wet with the monsoon coming from the northeast across the Gulf of Thailand.