Samrong Bay Beach – closed beach with shallow sea

Samrong Bay is a bay on the northernmost edge of Koh Samui, on the shore of which Samrong Beach is located. Length beach is about 230 meters from cliff to cliff, between which he concluded. The width of the beach is the same throughout its length – about 20 m sandy strip.

The content of the article

  • 1 Description of the beach
  • 2 Entry into the water, depth and waves
  • 3 Sun beds and shade
  • 4 Beach Photos
  • 5 Infrastructure
  • 6 Houses and hotels on the beach
  • 7 How to find a beach
  • 8 beach map

Beach description

The sand on Samrong is fine with a mixture of coarse gold and its consistency is very similar to the sand of the beach Lipa Noi. Plot the beach along the surf is pressed by the waves to the state of marble slabs, but on the dry coarse sand just a walk not work out. The bottom is muddy, with corals and come across large boulders. Closer to the northern edge of the water becomes more coral and stone obstacles.

Пляж находится в ведении отеля The bay samui Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea . Therefore, Samrong is maintained in perfect clean and tidy, garbage is collected in a timely manner, and sand smooth out. Due to the remoteness and closeness of Samrong, Beach few people at any time of the year. Sometimes tourists come who do not hesitate to enter the territory of an expensive resort with request to show them the beach, but such units.

In case anyone is interested in reading about other places, I have There is a brief overview of all the beaches of Samui, will help you decide in choosing a beach.

Entry, depth and waves

With the ebb of the sea goes to 5-7 meters, slightly affecting change in the appearance and water content of the beach. The depth here is such the same as on Lipa Noe – to enter the water on the chest, you need to wander coral bottom about 50 meters. Waves happen in strong winds, but in the rainy season they are especially angry here.

Sun beds and shade

There are almost no sources of natural shade on the beach. The main beach umbrellas that stand along the deck chairs, but There is no rental loungers. And if you bring your personal umbrella, then, rather all you can not stick it in the dense sand of the beach.

Beach photo

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There is a kayak and jet ski rental on the beach, for fans of active leisure stretched volleyball net. To the nearest tai shop drive half a kilometer Immediately, near the shop, it is worth water. Before the nearest convenience store “7 11” will have to go almost a kilometer, junction with 4171 road.

On the way to the ring road, laundry often comes across water mats and Thai cafes. Distance to large supermarkets about 9-10 km, it’s twenty minutes by car, if without traffic jams and slowly.

Nearest attractions for living in Samhong ten minutes drive from the beach: the Pla Laem Sor Temple (Plai Laem Sor) and Big Buddha.

Five kilometers from Samrong is the airport of Koh Samui. Airplanes on the beach itself can not be heard, no discomfort from such neighborhood is not felt. But the cost of a taxi to the airport is pleasant on the island.

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Houses and hotels on the beach

On the beach are the buildings of the hotel The Bay Samui. On the rocks the northern edge of Samronga is located the bungalow Idyllic Samui and yet farther behind him are Six Senses Samui . The southern edge of the beach is in condition of construction. At a distance of two kilometers from The Bay Samui there are several private resorts and condominiums. At this moment, there are more jungles in this area than buildings. Right, in the mountains, goes work on the construction of the road along which, soon, the construction of the territory will begin.

  • The Bay Samui Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea
  • Idyllic Samui Resort Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea
  • Six Senses Samui
  • Samui Emerald Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea

If you want to book a hotel here in advance or search for accommodation on other beaches, I have a selection of hotels on Samui with good rating and reviews.

Hotels near Samrong →

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For the lazy, here are the direct links to the hotels listed above:

  • Arayaburi Boutique Resort Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea
  • Idyllic Samui Resort Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea
  • Six Senses Samui
  • Samui Emerald Samrong Bay Beach - closed beach with shallow sea

How to find the beach

You need to get to the arch, which is located above the road, leading to big buddha. Near this arch the road turns right, and 500 meters in the direction of travel will be the Family Market. Turn over him left and do not stop until a large wooden stella with the name of the hotel Melati.

The pointers to the Thongsonbay Bungalow will lead you further. Before There is a small free parking area with shadow about for 3-4 cars.

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Beach map

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