Panacea Retreat is ideal for families with children of all ages. The villas’ open plan layouts, with their large pools and terraces and shaded salas, makes it easy to keep an eye on the little ones while you relax on your sun lounger or enjoy a swim. Pool toys are aplenty and shaded daybeds are ideal for quiet time away from the hot sun.
At meal times, villa staff are highly experienced in catering to young tastes and preferences, producing a wide range of children’s favourites, including Thai dishes. High-chairs, baby cots, playpens, mats, and other equipment are also provided.
At Praana Residence, an extensive nursery is a wonderland for youngsters. Sophisticated toys and games includes mini cars, slides, foosball machines and a TV with DVDs promising hours of fun and entertainment. For older children, a private cinema offers over 1,000 movies, and the games room has a full-size billiards table.
Some of Samui’s most beautiful beaches are just a 15-20 minute drive away at Bophut, Big Buddha, Choeng Mon and Chaweng. Here, parents can relax at a beachside restaurant while the kids play close by.
Plenty of diversions for families with youngsters of all ages extend to fun fashion shopping in nearby Fisherman’s Village to adventure sports in the rainforest, see our 'Things to do' page for more ideas.