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Thong Takhian Beach (Silver Beach)

Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Idylic tropical beach

Went in search of the best beach on koh samui and think this is right up there. Beautiful bay... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
simontkent
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kent
This is WOW

Simple to explain: for me the nicest place on the Island! If you look from the viewpoint down, you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
divra67
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Krabi Town, Thailand
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice beach” (28 reviews)
“clear water” (16 reviews)
“crystal bay” (12 reviews)
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Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in search of the best beach on koh samui and think this is right up there. Beautiful bay bavked by tropical hills and palms , powder soft sand and crystal clear water , the larg flat rocks add to the setting . A couple...More

Thank simontkent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple to explain: for me the nicest place on the Island! If you look from the viewpoint down, you will start loving this spot. If you stay there you not want to go away!

Thank divra67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Silver beach as it is popularly called is between lamai and chaweng beach. We went their on our last day in samui and was floored by its beauty, it is a place which a lot of tourist doesn't know about therefore making it idle for...More

Thank DelhiDev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

beautiful bay, quiet, excellent for snorkeling. clear water and calm. There are no chairs available on the beach, but the massage point are very good, are located near some great restaurants. easy to get along the way to Lamai, with the opportunity to eat at...More

Thank duckjonesjr2
Reviewed 13 July 2017

By far the best beach on the island. Smaller than Chawang yet much more intimate and picturesque. Photographs taken look like post cards. Only saw one vender while on beach. Restaurants, hotels, and bars are great and very reasonable. Had the best massage ever on...More

Thank Lolomafoundation
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Its gorgeous. It a small bay with a fantastic outlook and it is quite easy relaxing here on the very clean sand and sea. The sea is clear and sealife is seen easily even without snorkeling gear. Be careful of the rocks as these are...More

Thank profcorbett
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

The water is one of the cleanest and clearest I had seen in Koh Samui. It's very private and secluded. It was good to get away from all the people and just be able to relax peacefully.

Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Very nice not well known beach on the island, this is the spot I love to go and snorkel along the big rocks, have a coconut on the restaurant on the beach. It is not touristic like chawent and lamai, very intimate and it is...More

Thank hellofrisco
Reviewed 9 June 2017

It is a really nice beach. It was only reachable by car. There are some restaurants and hotels in the beach where you can eat with a very reasonable price. If you travel there by taxi, you should arrange the return trip with the driver,...More

2  Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is home to the Crystal Bay Yacht Club. Strange because there is no yacht club or boats as this beach but the hotel is call such. This small beach is home to 4 cheap to mid range bungalow style accommodation resorts. The beach is...More

1  Thank vicenglish1
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diannefmelbourne
1 July 2017|
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Response from Владимир М | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a small parking near hotel in front of the beach. Have a nice time ;)
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Sandy7331
29 March 2017|
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Response from GrandmaFunk | Reviewed this property |
you really need to get on a boat and visit the islands. generally there is no good off-beach snorkelling in Koh Samui. same goes for Kao Lak - you need to go to the Similan or Surin islands.
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