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#21 of 104 Hotels in Chaweng
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Derby, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2014

Amazing place, so well done, and the food was insanely good. Although the wine was OBSCENELY expensive when the taxes are taken in to account! te there two nights of the 6 we were there, just awesome.

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3Thank Gemma S
Reviewed 3 February 2014

If you decide to stay Chewang this place is simply in a league of its own. Trendy rooms , amazing beach bar and classy restaurant this place is an oasis of excellence I know that Thai people are ever so welcoming however everyone knew my name, how long as I was staying and tO our amusement whenever a tourist from...

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1Thank Dave C
Los Angeles
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Absolutely in love with this hotel! Was amazing in every aspect. Located on the best part of Chewang away from the craziness. The rooms are so modern and chic. Top of the line amenities in each room. Shower was like being at a spa. The restaurant has the best food on the island hands down. The pool is amazing. The...

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15Thank luvellie138
hk
Reviewed 29 December 2013

loved the design and decor. room was very comfortable and open. staff and service was excellent. location was ideal and the beach few a few steps from the red pool was perfectly situated. had a great time and plan on heading back.

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5Thank skd555
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 13 December 2013 via mobile

An angled access path and a high wall protect well from the street noise. About 25 rooms are grouped by two in elegant cubic villas alongside a path to the pool (with its singular red color) and then to the beach. Uncluttered view and minimalistic design. The room 23 or page 23 in The Library own vocabulary is very well...

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6Thank Philippe G
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 8 December 2013

Hotel is chic with very creative n nice concept. Very modern looking, near many restaurants and chaweng market, and yet not noisy. The best part is you can lay by the beach at your doorstep, rent some DVDs and books. However, the downside is the restaurant. It's expensive and don't think it's worth the price. I would highly recommend this...

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3Thank Lynna123
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 21 November 2013

I have been staying here for a few times. It always has been a wonderful time for us. It is perfect for a anyone who wants a getaway from city and stay in a peaceful and relax environment. The room got everything you could have asked for .... very clean and definitely unique. Service is very friendly, attentive and professional....

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2Thank Nepaka
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 6 November 2013 via mobile

We came to chill and relax on a tuesday morning. They offer a wide variety of foods to choose from. The drinks are all fantastic and well prepared to exceed limitations. The pool is extraordinary with its color i guess. The beach is nice with clean sand.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 November 2013 via mobile

We booked a dinner at the library. We all had fun as they do have a nice restaurant set up near the beach. The staff are nice and can definitely communicate with us. The food they have are above average and highly recommended. Will definitely come back for a dinner.

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1Thank Jenmal887
New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 October 2013 via mobile

Given the reviews, it was no surprise to us that this hotel would be fantastic but it surpassed even my high expectations. We stayed at a number of different spots in Koh Samui and saved the Library for our last night. What a delicious treat. The rooms are modern, clean, bright, chic and sexy all at once. Cool amenities. Super...

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Library is a stunning conceptual hotel built in a semi-minimalist architectural design, located at the heart of Chaweng Beach. Shaped by the hands of an island local who was inspired by books and a simple lifestyle philosophy, the property has now become an international icon of style and was recently recognized by Tripadvisor as the number one trendiest hotel in Thailand (2012).The Library offers its guests a total of 26 unique accommodations in the form of Exotic Suites located on the ground floor, Smart Studios on the upper levels, an ultra-luxurious unit called the Bookmark and an expansive 2-Bedroom Suite. Interspersed with age-old trees and various works of art, The Library and its surroundings boast a balance of nature and culture. Interiors bathed in a minimalist palette are completed with modern facilities. True to the belief that a perfect holiday equals an opportunity to enjoy one good novel, guests are invited to browse through the well-curated collection of books at The Lib, which gives The Library its distinctive name. An award-winning restaurant called The Page is also open for all-day dining, and the Drink Gallery whips up an artistic blend of good food, warm vibes and the island's most fantastic drinks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Library

Address: 14/1 Moo 2, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range: RM1,199 - RM1,974 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Library 4.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
The Library Hotel Bophut
Library Koh Samui
Library Hotel Koh Samui
The Library Ko Samui/Chaweng
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Chaweng
#12 Romantic Hotel in Chaweng
#16 Luxury Hotel in Chaweng
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
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“All rooms pretty good from what we saw...”
 of 5 bubbles stj0hng, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go as near to the red pool as possible”
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“Be careful with accessibility: we had an upper floor room people with reduced mobility could never reach”
 of 5 bubbles Francesca1709, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I found that some exotic room (ground floor) are block with branches and leaves of the trees, and some not.”
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  • Living & Dining area, 2-bedroom suite.
  • Open-air Jacuzzi of 2-bedroom suite
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“get a second storey room half way down the walkway to the beach.”
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