Laem Set Beach Information Guide
Laem Set Beach is found right down on the south coast of Koh Samui. Itís one of the more relaxing areas of the island with a void of nightlife and shops. Youíll have to drive 20 minutes to Lamia or 40 to Chaweng if you want the up scale amenities you may be used to.
That said, there are a few attractions of quant charm that make this a special holiday destination for visitors of all ages. The Butterfly Garden is up on a hill, with its tropical greenery habituated by colourful insects. Itís a pleasant and unusual day out.
The Samui Aquarium and Tiger Zoo are nearby. Youíll see many fish and corals, turtles, sharks, catfishes and other creatures from the depths of the ocean floor. Visitors can feed giant turtles in their tanks and even have their photo taken with a tiger Ė donít make him angry!
Laem Set has a few high end hotels and boutique resort and spas first class dining and dedicated spas. Itís in easy reach of waterfalls and is really a nature, and animal, loverís dream escape. The beach is soft sand, and a great place for afternoon cocktails.
Laem Set is as of yet under developed and quiet. At the rate of development on Samui reaching shockingly high levels, itís worth visiting now before the magic is lost.
Laem Set was one of the first hotels on the island and is one of the only establishments maintaining the original style of Samui, but placing it in a context of fine service and world-renowned cuisine. Read more
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