Villa Riva occupies a hidden headland on Koh Samui’s unspoilt northern shore with stunning views from its forested cliffside location and flowering gardens gently sloping down to a secluded private cove and sandy beach. Built and finished to the highest international standards, Villa Riva comprises a series of elegant stand-alone pavilions set amid beautifully landscaped grounds. Polished teakwood floors, vaulted ceilings and plentiful windows create an airy indoor ambience, while outside the shaded gardens are home to towering palms, banyan and tamarind trees.
- Air conditioned bedrooms
- Private pool
- Private jacuzzi
- Cinema room
- Massage room
- Tennis court
- Satellite TV
- DVD player
- Free Wi-Fi access
- In-room safe
- iPod dock
- Baby cot
- Breakfast daily
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Fruit basket on arrival
- Villa manager
- Security guards
- Return airport transfers*
- Extra bed USD $50++
- Grocery surcharge 20%
- Spa services
Book 120+ days from check in date and receive up to 5% discount Excluding peak season. Not valid with any other promotions.
Villa Riva Living
Villa Riva’s multifunctional living spaces and luxurious facilities offer guests a range of appealing options for undisturbed relaxation and personalised recreation.
The expansive main lounge area is furnished with a giant, 9-metre sofa, plus a pool table, an extended choice of books and gaming table for additional holiday fun and entertainment.
A majestic, stone-clad entrance opens into a vaulted lounge and dining area furnished with fine contemporary Asian art and decor with wood and glass doors opening onto the large pool deck. The lounge extends into a spacious dining room with 16-seater round solid Teak table, served by a fully fitted western show kitchen. A separate wet kitchen allows the staff to unobtrusively prepare meals for the guests.
The villa’s unique, 10-seater, fully automated cinema and video game room is perfect for evening
Indulgent additions at Villa Riva include a custom built Clubhouse with its own private fitness room.
Villa Riva has a dedicated health & fitness area with fully fitted gym, dry sauna, Jacuzzi, shower, changing room and a private massage room
Garden & Pool
Active guests can play a few sets on the villa’s floodlit tennis court or swim laps in the 32 metre private pool.
Villa Riva Bedrooms
Villa Riva’s 8 bedrooms (one a dedicated children’s room) are all individually furnished to guarantee complete comfort, with generous ensuite bathrooms and unique design touches adding to the pleasure of the stay.
The master villa comprises of a grand master bedroom is spacious, luxurious and decorated with striking contemporary Asian art and collectables. The grand master bedrom, located on the upper level of the pavilion, is even more generous in terms of space and also features in and outdoor showers, the latter with dramatic views of the sparkling bay below, the marine park and the stunning Samui sunsets. The bathroom centerpiece is a large whirlpool jacuzzi to enjoy a relaxing bath following a day out. The suite boasts a spacious terrace with sun beds and lounging sofa sitting 4 that overlooks the pool and main sun deck of the villa.
The master villa comprises of 2 spacious guest bedrooms and 1 teenagers’ or Nanny’s room with twin beds. The two elegant bedrooms are spacious, luxurious and well decorated. As you come through the lounge area, the two bedrooms on the first floor offer generous bedroom and living spaces, as well as indulgent bathrooms with large tubs. One of these suites and its en suite bathroom has been specifically designed with wheel chair access for guests with reduced mobility.
Villa Riva Layout
Villa Riva Staff
Your stay in Villa Riva is made enjoyable by the professional staff. Villa Riva ’s staff have been professionally trained and will do their utmost to please with their warm and friendly hospitality.
Villa Riva’s experienced and knowledgeable manager is responsible for the overall operation of the villa. The villa manager will oversee and coordinate the staff and property and assist you during your stay.
You didn’t think you would be expected to clean while enjoying time off did you? All of our villas include housekeeping to tidy up the villa, arrange the laundry services, wash up and simply make sure you don’t lift a finger whilst on holiday with the family.
Butlers are on hand everyday to assist with serving during meal times and attend to other guest requirements throughout your stay.
The Riva’s skilled Thai chef will happily prepare Thai cuisine and Western favorites.
It’s nice to know you have security and many villas will have full-time guards or night time security available. Additional security can also be arranged if the villa doesn’t include any in the daily rate. CCTV system compliment the security system and can be switched off on demand.
Villa Riva Location
Villa Riva is close to the most famous of which is home to the Big Buddha statue a 12-metre golden landmark that can even be seen as you fly in to the island. Shopping choices are equally vast and diverse, from modest street stalls to high-end fashion boutiques and global brand stores. Samui’s local and international chefs also ensure every taste and appetite is well catered for. Adventure sports such as canopy riding, ATV tours and kiteboarding are also popular with residents and visitors to Koh Samui, as are leisure sports such as golf and mountain biking.
Villa Riva Bookings
Click on the “Check Availability” button below and view live rates and availability for your dates. To book click on “Book Now” and follow the steps. Ministry of Villas accepts Visa, MasterCard, Amex, PayPal or bank transfer. Once your payment has been processed, we will send you a booking confirmation via email.
Need to Know
- Minimum stay: Low Season: 3 nights, High Season: 5 nights, Peak Season: 7 nights
- Our rates include Government tax and services. Other websites add this on at the end of the booking!
- We offer the best rates online and offer a price guarantee to prove it!
- A deposit of 50% of the total amount must be paid at the time of booking
- Final payment is required 60 days prior to arrival
- Refundable security deposit required upon check-in of USD $1,500
- Check-in time: 3.30pm – check-out time: 10.30am
- Late check out until 6pm can be arranged at half the rental rate (subject to availability)
- Payment can be settled by credit card (Visa / Mastercard / Amex)
- Payment can be settled by bank transfer in your preferred currency (AUD / EUR / GBP / JPY / NZD / SGD / USD)
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