Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary

Koh Samui, Thailand

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary

Overview

The multi award-winning Kamalaya, located on tropical island of Koh Samui, is one of the most genuine and authentic holistic wellness resorts in the world. With a truly extensive and complementary approach to wellbeing and high levels of care and comfort you will understand why 'Wellness Sanctuary' is the perfect description for Kamalaya. Kamalaya's essence is expressed in its name, 'Lotus (kamal) Realm (alaya)', an ancient symbol for the growth and unfolding of the human spirit. Staying here can be a truly life-changing experience. The resort has a wonderfully peaceful ambiance and delivers highly valuable experiences for guests.

When to go

Koh Samui weather is pleasant most of the time. Best time to travel is from December to March due to the more comfortable temperatures . Hottest time of the year is from April to May. Monsoon season is from September to November.
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What we love

  • The buddhist monk cave where you can sit in silence or meditate and offers a truly unique, spiritual experience 
  • Open air spa treatment rooms with some breath-taking views
  • A session with the renowned Traditional Chinese Doctors for relief of all your complaints and ailments

Who should go

  • Those who are going through difficult times, are looking for a life purpose or want to address their emotional wellbeing
  • Solo traveller who want to focus on their own wellbeing goals but would like to meet like minded people too
  • Anyone that is serious about their emotional and physical health and wish to invest in themselves

Programme and Offers

  • For single travellers: 10% discount on accommodation plus 1 complimentary session of a choice of personal mentoring session (60 minutes) or private meditation (90 minutes) or private yoga (90 minutes) 
  • For two people sharing one room: free spa/fitness credit worth approximately GBP 80 per person plus 1 complimentary treatment per person, choice of traditional Thai massage (90 minutes) or vital essence oil massage (60 mins) 
  • For returning guests: free nights offer, please contact us for the details  

Bed & Breakfast Stay

Just the hotel, no programmes
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£95 1 £95 + N/A = £95 for 2 adults
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£95
2 adults

Relax & Renew 3 day treatment package

Min. 3 nights, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£285 3 £95 + £1,223 = £2,731 for 2 adults
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£2,731
2 adults

Intro to Detox

Min. 3 nights, detox fullboard, detox programme
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£285 3 £95 + £1,335 = £2,955 for 2 adults
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£2,955
2 adults

Asian Bliss 5 day treatment package

Min. 5 nights, full board, spa treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£475 5 £95 + £1,842 = £4,159 for 2 adults
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£4,159
2 adults

Relax & Renew 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, full board, spa, yoga
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£475 5 £95 + £1,847 = £4,169 for 2 adults
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£4,169
2 adults

Yoga synergy 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, private yoga, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£475 5 £95 + £1,932 = £4,339 for 2 adults
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£4,339
2 adults

Basic Optimal Fitness 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, fitness, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£475 5 £95 + £1,973 = £4,421 for 2 adults
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£4,421
2 adults

Embracing Change 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, personal coaching, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£475 5 £95 + £2,146 = £4,767 for 2 adults
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£4,767
2 adults

Sleep Enhancement 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, treatments/sessions
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£475 5 £95 + £2,323 = £5,121 for 2 adults
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£5,121
2 adults

Relax & Renew 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £2,514 = £5,693 for 2 adults
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£5,693
2 adults

Basic Detox 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, detox with healthy mealplan
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £2,558 = £5,781 for 2 adults
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£5,781
2 adults

Basic Optimal Fitness 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, personal training
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £2,620 = £5,905 for 2 adults
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£5,905
2 adults

Yoga Synergy 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, private yoga, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £2,802 = £6,269 for 2 adults
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£6,269
2 adults

Asian Bliss 7 nights

Min. 7 nights, anti-stress treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £2,822 = £6,309 for 2 adults
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£6,309
2 adults

Ideal Weight 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, sport, personal meal plan
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £2,905 = £6,475 for 2 adults
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£6,475
2 adults

Embracing Change 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, personal coaching, treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £3,092 = £6,849 for 2 adults
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£6,849
2 adults

Comprehensive Detox 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, detox treatments, detoxmenu
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £3,314 = £7,293 for 2 adults
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£7,293
2 adults

Sleep Enhancement 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, relaxing treatments
Price breakdown for Hillside room
Room Nights Room rate   Package pp Total
£665 7 £95 + £3,539 = £7,743 for 2 adults
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£7,743
2 adults

Wellness

Kamalaya covers entire mind, body, spirit concept and their programmes manifest this.  Spa centre integrates the beauty of surrounding area with open air treatment rooms.  There are over 70 certifies therapists including naturopaths, nurses, nutritionists, massage therapists and yoga teachers. Facilities include 25 general treatments rooms, 7 BIA and consultation rooms, 7 TCM rooms, 1 thyroid assessment room, 2 Ayurvedic rooms for Shirodhara, 4 foot massage stations, 4 plunge pools, 3 infrared saunas, 2 steam caverns and 25 metre outdoor pool  


Example treatments at Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
  • Royal Ayurvedic traditional massage
  • Chi nei tsang
  • Reiki
  • Traditional Asian hand massage
  • Vital essence oil massage
  • Lotus scrub & wrap
  • Sodashi thermal infusing facial
  • Personal mentoring

Fitness & Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Stand up paddle
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Library
  • Movie nights
  • Cooking classes

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Visit An Thong National Marine Park  
  • Visit Secret Bhudda Garden 
  • Go to a Muay Thai Boxing Match 
  • Kitesurfing 
  • Sea Kayaking 
  • Elephant Trekking 
  • Shopping at Night Markets 
  • Swimming at waterfalls


Typical Group Classes

  • Yoga (Yin, vinyasa, hatha, restorative)
  • Meditation (chakra, walking, deepening focus)
  • Qi Gong
  • Pilates 
  • Aqua aerobic
  • Stretching
  • Circuit training 
  • Workshops

Sample Weekly Class Schedule

Please note - Classes are subject to change and seasonal adjustments


Rooms

There are 75 rooms in total amongst granite bolders, streams, and tropical vegetation. It has 24 hillside rooms, 26 Suites, and 25 Villas. Rooms have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Please note that wifi is not included but can be purchased. There is no wifi connection in the restaurant and spa area.  



Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Hillside room

More suitable for single traveller, located on the ground floor. These rooms have no outside space. Conveniently located next to yoga and fitness halls.

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Hillside room garden view

Theese roomso verlook gardens, all of them with balconies. Twin or king size bed option.  Conveniently located next to yoga and fitness halls.

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Hillside room sea view

Room are on the first floor, all with balconies. Twin or king size bed option. Conveniently located next to yoga and fitness halls.

Rock top garden view suite
Er zijn 20 villa's met seaview, circa 85 m2. Ze liggen van het midden gedeelte tot aan het strand en bieden ook uitzicht op zee. U kunt opteren voor een groot bed of 2 kleine bedden. Er kan eventueel een derde bed opgemaakt worden. Er is een binnen- OF ee
Villa garden view
There are 20 villas with garden view . You can opt for a large bed or 2 small beds. There is an indoor OR outdoor bathroom. You also have a spacious balcony (16 m2) with lounge sofa.
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Superior suite garden view

In 2015 Kamalaya added sixteen new superior suites with more space and amazing views. Rooms are located on the ground floor, situated at the top of the resort. With twin or king size beds, bathrooms are semi open-air with shower and/or bathtub. 

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Suite sea view

All rooms are with balconies and most with indoor or outdoor bathroom with bathtubs. Situated at the top of the resort, close to the restaurant. Beds are twins or king size and room have a space for an extra bed.

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Villa sea view

Secluded villas dotted around the resort. All featuring large balconies with day bed and private indoor or outdoor bathrooms. Beds are twins or king size and room have a space for an extra bed.

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Superior suite sea view
These rooms are with large balconies overlooking the ocean. These rooms are located on mid and upper floors. With twin or king size beds and bathrooms are semi open-air with shower and/or bathtub. .
Garden pool suite
Room is located on the ground floor featuring garden setting, large balcony with a private pool and indoor bathroom with shower. Close to yoga and fitness halls. 
Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Pool villa

One bedroom villa with private pool and outdoor bathroom. Bedroom is with a king size bed and has space for an extra bed.

Beachfront Villa
Breach front position with a private path to the beach. This private villa has a spacious living area, large terrace with daybeds and indoor bathroom with bathtub. 

What’s on the menu

The menu is integral to Kamalaya’s wellness philosophy with an emphasis on high quality, fresh ingredients and organic wherever possible. Dishes are inspired by a fusion of Eastern and Western traditions. Menu includes vegetarian options, as well as seafood, poultry and lamb dishes.  There are 2 menus to choose from – detox one and ‘normal’ one. 

Kamalaya
Soma Restaurant
The main dining area serving breakfast and dinner. Soma restaurant is split between 2 levels and offers spectacular coastal views. Sharing table for dinner is very popular with solo travellers.
Kamalaya
Amrita Cafe
Café that serves lunch, snacks and beverages throughout the day.
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The Alchemy Tea Lounge
Offers light snacks, juices and medicals teas and infusions. Wine and beer is available for guests that are not on the detox programme.

Location

Kamalaya is in the south of the tropical island of Koh Samui built around a monk’ cave one inhabited and used by Buddhist monks.

Nearest airport

The transfer time Koh Samui airport takes about 40 min by car. Flights to Koh Samui from Bangkok are very frequent and take approximately an hour. There are also direct flights to Koh Samui from Singapore, Hong Kong and Kuala Lumpur. Kamalaya provides return airport transfers as part of their programme inclusions.
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Families, Children & Infants

Due to the peaceful environment,  Kamalaya is more suitable for adults only. However max 1 child per room is allowed but be aware that there are no specific activities available for children.

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Why Wellbeing Escapes?

Flexible pricing
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Our different pricing and packages allows you to pick the right option for you. Choose from booking on bed & breakfast basis with free spa credits at many of our resorts. Or go for one of our great value packages to pre plan your treatments and activities at discounted prices.
Value Added Benefits & Discounts
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We work hard to negotiate extra value for our clients with our benefits such as free spa credits or room discounts that you are unlikely to find anywhere else. Even from the hotel directly. We can do this because we are the largest and most established specialist wellbeing travel company.
Award winning service
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We have been operating for 12 years and know a thing or two about Wellbeing Holidays. We also take time to listen to what you want and research the best options for your needs. Many of our retreats have been visited by the team too. We will always try our best for you!