How do you plan to celebrate Christmas this year? Imagine idyllic beaches, gentle sea breeze, swaying palm trees, and gourmet dining. Add to that, a touch of culture with traditional Thai dances and stunning views that reach for the horizon. A stress-free holiday where you can laze in bed until noon and lounge under the sun all day. Beach volleyball, a swim in the pool and sunset cocktails to end the day. Do we have your attention? You can have all this, and more, if you head to an elite haven for Christmas in Thailand this year.

No more sweating it out in the kitchen to prepare a Christmas meal. Sit back as your villa chef arranges the most exquisite feast. Wine and dine with your nearest and dearest, and say cheers to ending the year on a high note. You’ll want for nothing in Thailand.


If you decide to go to Phuket for the holidays, Baan Paa Talee is a magnificent and modern estate set on top of a cliff. The villa can fit up to 20 guests and there is a wealth of activities you can do nearby, including exploring the Andaman Sea aboard a luxury yacht charter, scuba diving or snorkelling to explore the enchanting underwater world. The beautiful sights of Phang Nga Bay, Raya Islands, Similan Islands, Koh Phi Phi and more are all within a day’s sail. You can delve into Phuket’s decadent brunches, DJ dance parties and romantic sunset dinners or discover the rich history and get a glimpse of local life on a cultural tour of Phuket Old Town. Christmas in Thailand has many charms.

Or if you prefer, you can simply stay in the villa and enjoy. The dining room can accommodate up to 20 guests, so meals are a social occasion. Play a game of pool, have a karaoke party and or just lounge at the poolside bar. Events with up to 80 guests can be arranged, so get your Christmas party-planning on. Make it a trip to remember.

Koh Samui

If Koh Samui calls out to you, you and your friends are bound to have a relaxing Christmas in Thailand. Koh Samui is a relatively small island. Much of it is still pristine with forest-covered hillsides and palm plantations. However, it offers a wealth of fun and interesting things to do. Stay at Villa Baan Puri and indulge in kayaking, paddle boarding, football and even beach volleyball. The villa is just steps away from the beach, and you’ll be tempted to alternate seaside sports with sunbathing on the silky sand.

Want to venture out? Lipa Noi area offers a taste of the laid-back local Koh Samui lifestyle, with numerous rustic restaurants serving Thai and western cuisines. Koh Samui is also an exciting lifestyle destination with attractions such as the Mediterranean-style Nikki Beach Club. If it’s shopping, dining and nightlife you’re looking for, there is no shortage in the vibrant centres of Chaweng, Lamai and Fisherman’s Village, Bophut, just a 30-minute drive from Villa Baan Puri.

No matter which elite haven you choose for your Christmas in Thailand vacation, you are assured of a memorable vacation. Invite your nearest and dearest and get ready for a Christmas getaway of a lifetime.