SAMUI, Thailand, 9 Januay 2018: SALA Samui Chaweng Beach Resort will open its first phase, 16 January, the recently appointed opening general manager, Erwin van der Veen, reported Monday.
SALA Samui Chaweng Beach Resort’s first phase, known as the Oceanfront Wing, will have 52 pool suites and villas on a 120 metres shore front, on Samui’s popular beach.
Slated to open one year later in January 2019, the Garden Wing will stand back from the shore in a courtyard setting, featuring 83 rooms, pool villas and pool suites.
The second phase will also include the SALA Spa and SALA Gym, as well as a garden oasis swimming pool, restaurant and bar.
Oceanfront Wing pool villas and pool suites are sized between 74 square metres (sqm) and 304 sqm, and feature private pools between 18 sqm and 52 sqm in size.
Opening rates start from THB 8,500+++ inclusive of a 15% discount when booking 90 days in advance, or 10% off for bookings made 45 days in advance.
The three pluses refer to a 10% service charge, 7% VAT and 1% Samui municipal tax.
For a booking in mid-March Agoda quotes THB9,012 before taxes with the full price stated as THB10,706.40.
It was not possible to book the resort on Agoda in January and February. Payment and booking must be confirmed by mid-February.