Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui threw open its doors in December 2022 following an extensive renovation and, following a successful rebranding process, has been named One of the Best New Resorts in Southeast Asia in 2023. The well-established resort on Thailand’s Koh Samui was the very first five-star resort to be built on the island and is the latest addition to the new Garrya brand of contemporary wellbeing hotels by the Bayan Tree Group.
Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui is a traditional getaway for explorers looking for an authentic Thai experience whilst meeting the needs of the contemporary traveller.
“We are delighted that Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui has received this prestigious accolade. I am thrilled that the hard work our team has put into the rebranding process is being celebrated and I am looking forward to seeing what wonderful opportunities 2023 will bring for our resort.” Enthuses Adhi Goen, Director of Communications at the Banyan Tree Group.
The infusion of balance, harmony, and love Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui has 81 suites and villas overlooking the secluded bay with 73 featuring their signature outdoor bath. After guests enjoy an exhilarating day of exploring Fisherman’s Village and the nearby Chaweng Beach, island-hopping expeditions to Mu Koh Ang Thong National Marine Park, snorkelling the colourful coral reefs, or thrilling jungle hikes to the spectacular Na Muang Waterfalls, the happy couples can retreat to the 8LEMENTS SPA for rejuvenation. A haven of relaxation, the 8LEMENTS SPA offers an extensive menu of indulgent spa treatments including access to a herbal steam room and an open-air bath tub for floral or milk baths.
With two spectacular pools including the adult-only Half Moon Pool, an Exercise Room with modern multi-purpose equipment, and three extraordinary dining establishments highlighting delicious local flavours of authentic Thai cuisine, Garrya Tongsai Bay Samui is the perfect destination to make unforgettable, lifelong memories, newly-opened for 2023.