Koh Samui Property News Provided By Horizon Homes Real Estate Co

Koh Samui 2012: A regatta for all seasons

There was something for everyone at the just-completed 11th Koh Samui Regatta: thirty-two entries and 500 crew members from some 20 countries, variable winds, interspersed with storms and clear “Samui” skies, excellent race management and a round of parties during the week-long event.
Challenging racing in the five designated classes, resulted

Samui’s high end property market doing well

Minor Property Group recently sold one of 14 spacious villas in its super-luxury Estates Samui project, at an undisclosed price.
The company did not reveal the price quoted to a Thai national. Nestled amongst the lush secluded hillside of stunning Laem Yai Bay on the Northwestern tip of the paradise island,

Samui may get second airport

High fees, monopoly concerns prompt study    The Transport Ministry is mulling a plan to build a new state-run airport on Koh Samui as an alternative to the existing privately-run facility amid complaints of high airport fees.   The move is also intended to end the monopoly on the airport service on the island.

Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts Continues Expansion in Thailand

Starwood Hotels & Resorts is pleased to announce that Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa has officially opened to guests and visitors. Located on an idyllic stretch of exclusive Lamai Beach, Le Meridien Koh Samui Resort & Spa is a chic and intimate resort with a unique blend of

Bangkok Airways to go public

After operating as a privately owned airline for 43 years, Bangkok Airways aims to become a publicly listed company by the end of 2013.
The airline recently began an internal study focused on divesting a 30% stake to mobilise funds and help it grow in the future, revealed founder and major

Exclusive Private Hideaway Resort Opens in Samui

Akatsuki Resort is the latest property to open on the scenic western coast of Koh Samui, Thailand.  Taking the exclusive resort experience to a new level in combining 5-star facilities of a luxury resort with the exclusivity, flexibility and comfort of a private home.
Tucked away on the secluded and picturesque

Why Koh Samui Real Property Investing is Lucrative

Over the last few years, Koh Samui experienced a boost in large-scale investments that eventually led to real estate development projects. These include upscale villas, hotels, resorts, and commercial buildings. As a result, more and more investors are looking into earning profits in this beautiful island in Thailand.

Ways to Reach Koh Samui

Among Thailand’s best tourist destination is the island of Koh Samui, 30 miles from the east coast of the country. To reach the island, tourists and locals alike have a number of trails to choose from. The following are the ways to get to this tropical haven.

Preparing for Your Trip to Thailand

You have bought your roundtrip tickets to Thailand. Now, all you need is to pack your bags and you will be good to go. But if you do not have any idea what the essential stuff are to put inside your luggage, it is best that you read the following.

Must-Have Gadgets When Travelling

Taking a weeklong holiday does not necessarily mean that you would have to cut yourself off from the rest of the modern world. And even if that is your intention, it might still be a good idea to bring some of the following gadgets to keep boredom