Welcome to the land of smiles, Thailand – a destination that has captured the hearts of travellers from all corners of the world. From its golden temples, bustling markets, and mouth-watering cuisine to its pristine beaches, lush jungles, and awe-inspiring landscapes, this country truly has something for everyone.
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But for those seeking the ultimate in luxury and comfort, there’s no better way to experience Thailand than by staying in one of its most luxurious Airbnb villas. From breathtaking views and private infinity pools to personalized service and top-notch amenities, these villas offer a once-in-a-lifetime experience you will never forget. So pack your bags and get ready to indulge in the lap of luxury as we explore the most extravagant Airbnb villas in Thailand.
Naam Sawan, Ko Samui
Your own private sanctuary awaits at this modern Cape Yamu villa, set in an oceanfront forest on Phuket’s lush northern coast. Renowned designers Philippe Starck and Jean Michel Gathy bring style and grandeur to alfresco spaces and master suites in this beautiful villa. Sip your favorite cocktail at the pool bar, and lounge amidst contemporary art pieces in the dramatic pitched-roof salon upstairs.
Koh Koon, Ko Samui
A vast deck and infinity pool are draped over the hillside at this soaring stone-clad pavilion estate outside Chaweng. Stone footpaths crisscross the verdant lawn linking the villas, and an aged-wood dining table seats 18 in the main house’s vaulted great room. Retreat indoors for pool or foosball, or try the putting green while your personal chef preps dinner.
Samujana Eight, Ko Samui
Perfect for a smaller group of 8 pax, giant boulders edge up against the poolside terrace at this modern villa tucked into a rocky outcrop overlooking Ko Samui’s western cape, Plai Laem. Pass through floor-to-ceiling glass doors in nearly every room and soak in your lush jungle surroundings, or head up to the second-level deck for an elevated view above the treetops.
Suralai, Ko Samui
Suralai means home of the angels in Thai mythology. From its mountaintop perch, Villa Suralai offers incredible views of Samui’s lush canopy and the ocean. Decorated with rich wood tones, sleek furniture, and plenty of floor-to-ceiling glass, Suralai offers six luxurious en-suite bedrooms – making this contemporary villa perfect for a family beach vacation, a golf trip with friends, and any other occasion worth celebrating in style.
Riverside Exquisite Villa, Chiang Mai
East meets west in this sprawling Lanna-style teak house by the Ping River. Featuring a large collection of local artworks and unique antiques, the heritage property spanning over two rai (3,200sqm) comprises three villas, lush gardens, a pool, a spacious sala (outdoor covered balcony) and gym.
Private Thai Manor, Chiang Mai
Sireeampan is a Thai manor-inspired property circa 1780, featuring eleven exquisitely designed suites set in a private compound. The luxurious property offers a huge swimming pool, dining room, piano lounge, fitness centre, spa suite with steam room and sauna, mini theatre and even your own karaoke suite.
Cha Cha Moon Luxury Lakeside Villa, Chiang Mai
This private villa built on a lake offers stunning views of rice fields and mountains, surrounded by a river and extensive private grounds. The property includes a large luxurious main house, three smaller houses and an 18 metre mineral water pool; with countless hidden spots to relax, meditate and enjoy some yoga.
Check out Airbnb’s ‘Sawasdee Songkran’ (Hello, Thai New Year) wishlist for more summer getaways. The wishlist features rejuvenating retreats by the beach, forests and mountains across the Land of Smiles, inspired by Airbnb and Spotify’s latest playlist collaboration of relaxing Thai pop songs, “เหนอื่ ยนกัพกักอ่ น” (Let’s Get Some Rest).