Take it easy or dive into activity in this sublime paradise. Whether speeding across the ocean or exploring the depths, you’ll find endless water pursuits. Play a round of golf at a scenic course. Or delve into the culture with a myriad of local attractions.
Ang Thong National Marine Park
Skim across the Gulf of Siam by speedboat, exploring over 40 untouched islands that dot the marine park. Find a deserted cove to picnic in. Take a refreshing swim in crystal-clear waters. Kayak to visit secluded shores with not another person in sight. A variety of excursions are available for your ideal experience.
Snorkelling and Diving
The placid waters of nearby Koh Tao and Koh Nang Yuan provide ideal dive sites for exploration. Discover a colourful underwater world teeming with life. Idyllic scenery and tropical fishes combine for a mesmerising journey above and below the water. Whether just a beginner or a seasoned diver, we provide the ideal environment and instruction for your level.
Luxury Yacht Cruise
Breathtaking surroundings offer a romantic backdrop as you set sail on a luxury chartered yacht. Minor Affair is a 60-foot Sunseeker with space for up to 12 people. Lunch on unspoiled islands with friends before bathing in the warm waters. Raise a glass to a hypnotic sunset with your loved one. Diverse itinerary options allow you to tailor your ideal trip.
Deep Sea Fishing
Depart early morning or evening for an unforgettable fishing trip. Hand-picked spots around Koh Samui present a wealth of marine life for game fishing. Be guided by Anantara’s expert fisherman in hunting stingray, grouper, barracuda and African pomfret. Work up an appetite for lunch or dinner onboard before more fishing with equipment provided.
Seasonal and weather dependent.
4X4 Mountain Tour
Uncover virgin rainforest, inland temples and diverse wildlife with a tour off the beaten track of Samui. Our well-equipped 4X4s and expert guides will take you to otherwise inaccessible sites inland. Up to five other friends and family members can take part in this exhilarating experience.
Raise your adrenaline levels with a spine-tingling jaunt on your very own quad bike. Get off the well-trodden tourist paths for a glimpse into the authentic culture of the island. Trails through jungle mountain interior, past fruit and rubber plantations and breaks at beautiful waterfalls make this a must-do activity for your holiday.
Soar through the tree tops for a unique perspective of the island landscape. Amazing views abound from every angle as you glide through the jungle canopy from station to station. Refresh with delicious fruits grown locally before setting off on a jungle safari. Cool down after all the excitement in a stunning inland waterfall.
Shopping and Handicrafts Tour
The local markets of Samui overflow with a bounty of hidden treasures. Pore over exquisite Thai silks, local handicrafts and solid teakwood furniture designed with local flair. Colourful textiles and handmade jewellery are also available to find your perfect take home gift.
Historic and Cultural Tours
Delve beneath the surface of this intriguing destination with the help of our local expert guides. Evocative and cultural treasures are scattered across the island, and their significance is explained through exciting tours. Visit a secret garden, the Big Buddha and natural wonders. Let us know where you’d like to go and we’ll ensure you get there.
Tee off at the nearby Santiburi Country Club, one of Koh Samui’s golfing highlights. Amble around this par-72 course nestled in the hills of northern Samui.
Set amidst coconut gardens and featuring views of the ocean from almost every challenging hole, this is a great place to spend a quiet afternoon. Between Bophut and Chaweng you can also find a 250-yard driving range for practice.
Beach and Water Sports
Jump into adrenaline-filled fun with an array of water sports at the resort. Take your serve on the beach with a game of volleyball or tennis. Canoe around calm waters to admire the lush scenery of Koh Samui. Enjoy sandy sports under the sun as an alternative to the gym.
Fruit Carving Classes
Fight your way to fitness with Thailand’s traditional martial art form. Muay Thai boxing classes are held daily in the serene setting of our lily pond garden. Improve your coordination and stamina with our internationally qualified trainer. Develop your technique and see your flexibility improve through one of Thailand’s oldest sports.
Clear your mind and restore inner harmony through Hatha Yoga. Our qualified instructor will nurture you through a series of asanas to enhance your breathing and posture.
Let the beauty of Koh Samui be your backdrop as you stretch out your muscles and relieve stress. Classes are held weekly and are perfect for beginners and experienced yoga practitioners alike.
Dining by Design
Bask in beachside romance at a table lit by flickering torches. Romantic locations around the resort offer secluded places for an exclusive dinner for two. Appetising aromas fill the air as your favourite menu is prepared by a private chef. Allow us to create your perfect dining experience with Dining by Design.
Much more than a cooking class, immerse yourself in a Thai culinary journey to delight and excite. Visits to a local market and the resort’s herb garden provide the opportunity to go beneath the surface of the cuisine and understand the cultural significance. Enjoy the results at lunch after the class in the serene comfort of the resort.
Cocktail Mixing Class
Become a master mixologist after spending a few hours with our resident bar experts. Through a series of fun, exciting concoctions you can learn the tricks of this skillful trade. Blend your perfect holiday creation back home with flair, to show off your new ability and entertain friends.
We believe that our youngest guests deserve holidays just as memorable as yours. Set little ones to play at our Baan Ling Noi Children’s Club. A wide range of fun activities are designed to educate, entertain and spark creativity.
Kids can make new friends while bouncing on a trampoline or hunting for treasure. You’re free to unwind whilst your little treasures are kept happy under our care.
Baan Ling Noi Children’s Club is open daily from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm.
Temple Fairs and Walking Street
Uncover the wealth of history at the heart of the temples of the island. Traditionally places of shelter and refuge, the temples also host local fairs, with the festival sites moving around the island. You will also find a walking street market every day in different parts of the island, from the nearby Fisherman’s Village to Lamai.
One of the most well-preserved places on the island, Fisherman’s Village comprises rows of old wooden Chinese shop houses. Visit the family-friendly Friday street market that takes place. Peruse high quality goods in the boutiques. Sip a fresh fruit shake as you wander around the market with many products made from coconut. Local performers add to the atmosphere with shows on the central stage.
A well-equipped fitness centre is available for your workout needs 24 hours a day. Take a run on a treadmill or step up the pace on a bicycle. Make use of the free weights and strength conditioning equipment. Push further with a skilled personal trainer to maximise your regime. Maintain your healthy routine even on holiday.
Edging Bophut Beach, our free-form infinity pool is a highlight of the resort. The 30-metre length allows ample space for a good swim. Have a refreshing dip in the morning to start your day. Sweeping panoramas of Phangan Island enhance the view. Swim up to the pool bar for happy hour at sunset.
Up your game at Anantara Bophut with our well-positioned tennis court. Whether serving a friend or playing with an onsite tennis partner, we’re happy to cater to your needs. Private lessons for all levels of ability are available at the resort. Serve by floodlight in the evening for your convenience. Table tennis is also available to guests.
Head to the library to research the surroundings or catch up on news. Sip a hot coffee in the calming haven. A peaceful afternoon stretches out in front of you with our selection of favourite and must-read books. Alternatively, contact friends and family back home with wireless internet access.
Find harmony with a revitalising spa therapy in the lush green surrounds of our spa. Soothing water gardens provide a sanctuary for signature spa rituals. A rose-petal bath is made for sharing. Talented therapists will ease your tension as you lie in bliss. Relish quiet moments away from the world outside.