Vana Belle, Koh Samui, Thailand

  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
    Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
    Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
    Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
    Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
    Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Photo courtesy Tooten/Starwood
  • Jenna Hockema

Vana Belle is located 50 miles off Thailand’s southern coast in Koh Samui, an area known for its pristine beaches and natural beauty. The Luxury Collection resort has 80 pool suites and villas situated on the private white-sand cove of Chaweng Noi Beach. The hotel’s Vana Spa provides an array of amenities, including hot and cold plunge pools, a fitness center, and several treatment rooms with outdoor terraces. The secluded property offers snorkeling, hiking, cooking classes, guided explorations of nearby attractions such as the Big Buddha and the Hin Ta and Hin Yai rock formations, and elephant trekking through the jungle. (+66.77.915.555, www.theluxurycollection.com/vanabelle)

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