Villa Maphraaw is an exceptional six bedroom hillside villa with spectacular ocean views in Ban Tai on the North West coast of Koh Samui. The villa has a magnificent infinity edged pool, an impressive cascading water feature and large sun terraces.
The spaciousness and innovative layout of the villa makes it the ultimate tropical retreat for large families and couples sharing who appreciate privacy as well as spacious and luxurious open plan areas that can be enjoyed together. The captivating wooded hillside location of this impressive villa provides privacy and seclusion. As soon as you step inside Villa Maphraaw it becomes apparent that this property has been designed, built and furnished to exceptionally high standards. A convenient large covered car port stands on the entrance level of the villa beyond which you will find captivating lush tropical gardens and a charming ornamental fish pond feature. What makes this 650sqm villa unique is its stunning interior design created from natural textures and tones, its unparalleled location, its jaw dropping views and its five spacious and comfortable bedrooms that all have en-suite bathrooms, four of which have fabulous views overlooking the tropical rain forest, ocean and island beyond.
The entrance level of the villa, with its vaulted ceilings is the perfect blend of modern luxury and tropical elegance. Comfortable and inviting here you will find a fully functional, open plan, western kitchen with stylish black granite work surfaces, elegant wooden cupboards and all of the amenities you would expect to find in a villa of this standard. Beyond the kitchen is a spacious open plan living area that affords spectacular views of the tropical rain forest, the ocean and Koh Phangan beyond that can be appreciated whilst relaxing in one of the sumptuous and comfortable sofas. The open plan dining area also offers guests the privilege of soaking up incredible views while dining. The elegant hard wooden dining table can comfortably seat up to eight diners and the outdoor ocean view dining terrace is the perfect place to relax with a cocktail and marvel at the sunset. Beyond the dining area is a comfortable and private living area can be found with comfortable seating, a state of the art entertainment system and panoramic ocean views. From here one can sit back and relax and feel the stresses of modern life dissolve.
From the entrance level an attractive staircase leads down to the second level that has three en-suite bedrooms. The master suite has been tastefully furnished and has an indulgently comfortable king sized bed, a spacious dressing area and access to the pool terrace. The opulent en-suite has twin sinks, a refreshing rain shower and a luxurious bath tub. The second sumptuously furnished bedroom on the opposite side of the villa has a large comfortable bed, an en-suite with rain shower and pool terrace. Bedroom three is to the rear of this level and boats a large dressing area, king-sized bed and a luxurious bathroom with twin sinks, a rain shower and a bath tub.
The lower third level of the villa houses two further en-suite bedrooms. Both have very large dressing areas, one with a queen-sized bed, the other two single beds, and a large inviting private sun deck connected by stepping stones around a fabulous cascading water feature fed from the incredible 32sqm infinity swimming pool, on the level above. This unforgettable pool gives the impression one could simply swim off into the luxurious tropical rain forest canopy below and into the sea. Both the pool and the impressively large sun terrace capture the wow factor of the villas impressive location. The terrace has well chosen luxurious outdoor furnishings that encourage guests to relax and unwind. This area is particularly impressive after dark when the enchanting villa lighting creates an opulent and romantic atmosphere.
Villa Maphraaw is located in the hills of Ban Tai 14.5 kilometers from Samui International airport. The villa is on a private estate that meanders its way through unforgettably beautiful wooded grounds. The beach at Ban Tai is peaceful and tranquil with fine white sand and superb views to the neighboring islands. Ban Tai has plenty of convenience stores, local restaurants and a spattering of western restaurants as well as bars and beach bars. The village of Maenam is in easy reach of Ban Tai by car and has shops, restaurants and bars. Beyond Maenam is the romantic fisherman’s village of Bophut that lies way from the main ring road and has an impressive selection of shops, bars and restaurants. The commercial center of Nathon is also an easy drive from Ban Tai and has lots of interesting markets to explore as well as a bustling pier that is home to the mainland ferries and a fishing port.
You only need to read the reviews regarding the upkeep and design of property to see that although extremely competitively priced in the rental market, guests are still receiving a 5-star villa.
We offer guests free nights (5 for 6), discounted car rentals, and early bird booking discounts. These bundled offers, together with the already competitive rates, create a superb package for any guest choosing to book Villa Maphraaw. We also offer a 3-bedroom rate only so smaller parties of up to 6 can benefit with large discounts and still enjoy the entire villa facilities (the other 2 bedrooms are simply locked and guests have FULL PRIVATE USE of the villa - no-one else is invited), offering much more space than hiring your average 3 bed villa...
We can arrange everything for the guest as requested, whether prior to the holiday or during it; massage, chef, spas, day trips, taxis, car hire, etc. The villa also offers a back-up generator for any power-outages which can occur in Thailand for short periods of time on occasions.
For more information:
||1 May - 30 June
||15 January - 31 March
||21 December - 11 January
||1 October - 20 December
||1 July- 30 September
|5 Br/Sleeps 10
|3 Br/Sleeps 6
- +10% service tax to the rates (one-off payment covering all services included)
- 3 bed/sleeps 6 - The 2 other bedrooms are locked. Guests still have FULL PRIVATE use of all teh villa facilities
- For entire villa (5 bed/sleeps 10) please refer to the stated rates: Low: £275 ($425); High: £325 ($525); Peak: £475 ($750)
- Monthly rates: excluding electric & water usage; maid service once weekly; all other advertised services included
- Thai chef is available for an additional USD$50 (plus service) per day (food cost on guests account)
Early Bird Discount 10%: Only applies to bookings made at least 120 days in advance (with deposit paid), and excludes peak season
- Free nights & Early Bird are not applicable for Peak Season
- Offer a 15% discount for stay more than 7 days
Rental Rates Include:
- Applicable tax & booking charges
- Unlimited electric and water usage (excluding monthly rates)
- Twice weekly maid service (cleaning, linen & towel change)
- English speaking Guest Manager
- Welcome/information Pack with the "owner's recommendation"
- Airport transfers (one airport transfer each way - additional USD25$)
- 2 x Baby cots and highchair
- Complimentary chilled drinking water throughout your stay
- Complimentary mobile phone with Thai SIM card (during your stay)
- Free WI-FI thoughout the villa, with PC provided
- Large DVD library - over 250 DVD movies
Rental Rates Exclude:
- Service charge 10% (one-off payment covering all service included)
- Babysitting, private chef, massage & spa services (available on request)
- Chartered boat services (available upon request)
- Car rental can be arranged with full insurance coverage, with or without driver, delivered to the villa from the outset of your stay
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