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. The best time to travel is from December to March due to the more comfortable temperatures . The hottest time of the year is from April to May. The 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 travellers 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
£97
2 adults
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Relax & Renew 3 day treatment package

Min. 3 nights, treatments
£2,835
2 adults
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Intro to Detox

Min. 3 nights, detox fullboard, detox programme
£3,069
2 adults
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Relax & Renew 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, full board, spa, yoga
£4,281
2 adults
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Structural Revival 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, full board, treatments
£4,343
2 adults
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Asian Bliss 5 day treatment package

Min. 5 nights, full board, spa treatments
£4,417
2 adults
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Basic Optimal Fitness 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, fitness, treatments
£4,495
2 adults
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Yoga synergy 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, private yoga, treatments
£4,513
2 adults
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Embracing Change 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, personal coaching, treatments
£4,871
2 adults
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Sleep Enhancement 5 day package

Min. 5 nights, treatments/sessions
£5,285
2 adults
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Relax and Renew 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, treatments
£5,871
2 adults
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Structural Revival 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, treatments
£5,899
2 adults
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Basic Detox 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, detox with healthy mealplan
£5,933
2 adults
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Basic Optimal Fitness 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, personal training
£6,041
2 adults
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Yoga Synergy 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, private yoga, treatments
£6,435
2 adults
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Asian Bliss 7 nights

Min. 7 nights, anti-stress treatments
£6,547
2 adults
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Ideal Weight 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, sport, personal meal plan
£6,661
2 adults
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Basic Balance and Revitalise 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, treatments
£6,889
2 adults
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Embracing Change 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, personal coaching, treatments
£7,065
2 adults
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Comprehensive Detox 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, detox treatments, detoxmenu
£7,473
2 adults
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Structural Revival 9 day package

Min. 9 nights, full board, treatments
£7,755
2 adults
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Comprehensive Balance and Revitalise 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, treatments
£7,599
2 adults
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Sleep Enhancement 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, relaxing treatments
£8,087
2 adults
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Ideal Weight 9 day package

Min. 9 nights, sport, personal meal plan
£8,485
2 adults
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Comprehensive Optimal Fitness 7 day package

Min. 7 nights, full board, personal training
£8,477
2 adults
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Basic Optimal Fitness 10 day package

Min. 10 nights, full board, personal training
£8,798
2 adults
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Comprehensive Optimal Fitness 10 day package

Min. 10 nights, full board, personal training
£11,548
2 adults
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Ideal Weight 14 day package

Min. 14 nights, sport, personal meal plan
£12,810
2 adults
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Basic Balance and Revitalise 14 day package

Min. 14 nights, full board, treatments
£12,844
2 adults
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Comprehensive Balance and Revitalise 14 day package

Min. 14 nights, full board, treatments
£14,726
2 adults
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Wellness

Kamalaya covers an entire mind, body, spirit concept and their programmes manifest this.  The spa centre integrates the beauty of the surrounding area with open air treatment rooms.  There are over 70 certified 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 located amongst granite bolders, streams, and tropical vegetation. There are 24 hillside rooms, 26 Suites, and 25 Villas. Please note that Wi-Fi is not included but can be purchased whilst you are there. There is no Wi-Fi connection in the restaurant and spa area.  


Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Hillside

The Hillside rooms are 35m2 and they're located on the ground floor but there is no outdoor space. 

We recommend these rooms for solo travellers as they are smaller. 

They have either a king-size or twin beds.

They are conveniently located next to the yoga and fitness halls.

Rooms have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Hillside Garden View

The Hillside Garden View rooms are 35m2 and they overlook the gardens, all of them with balconies. 

They have either a king-size or twin beds.  

They are conveniently located next to yoga and fitness halls.

Rooms have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Hillside Sea View

The Hillside Sea View rooms are 35m2 and have views of the sea on the first floor, all of them with balconies.

They have either a king-size or twin beds.

They are conveniently located next to yoga and fitness halls.

Rooms have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

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. The Garden View Villas are 85m2. 

They either have a large double bed or twin beds.

There is an indoor OR outdoor bathroom. 

You also have a spacious balcony (16 m2) with lounge sofa.

Villas have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

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Superior Suite Garden View

In 2015 Kamalaya added 16 new superior suites with more space and amazing views. 

The Superior Suite Garden View are 65m2 and they're located on the ground floor and at the top of the resort. 

There is either a king size or twin beds.

Bathrooms are semi open-air with shower and/or bathtub. 

Suites have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Suite Sea View

The Suite Sea View are 65m2 and they are located at the top of the resort, close to the restaurant. 

All suites have balconies with sea views. 

Most have bathrooms with indoor and outdoor bathtubs. 

There are either king-size or twin beds.

Suites have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Villa Sea View

The Villa Sea View are 75-100m2. The secluded villas are dotted all around the resort. 

They feature large balconies with day beds and private indoor and outdoor bathrooms. 

There are either king-size or twin beds. 

Villas have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Superior Suite Sea View

The Superior Suite Sea View are 65m2. They have large balconies overlooking the sea. 

These suite are located on the mid and upper floors. 

Bathrooms are semi open-air with shower and/or bathtub.

There are either king-size or twin beds. 

Suites have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Garden Pool Suite

The Garden Pool Suites are 112m2. They are located on the ground floor with a garden setting, large terrace and private swimming pool. 

They are conveniently located close to the yoga and fitness halls. 

Suites have air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary
Pool villa

The Pool Villa is 126m2. This one-bedroom villa has a private swimming pool and outdoor bathroom. 

They bedroom has either a king-size or twin beds. 

The villa has air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

Beachfront Villa

The Beach Front Villa is 110m2. It's located right in front of the beach with a private bath down to the beach. 

This private villa has a spacious living area, large terrace with daybeds and indoor bathroom with bathtub. 

The villa has air conditioning, CD stereo system, telephone, natural toiletries, hairdryer, tea making facilities, tote bag, slippers, bathrobe and mosquito repellent.  

What’s on the menu

The menu is integral to Kamalaya’s wellness philosophy with an emphasis on high quality, fresh ingredients and organic produce 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 – a detox one and ‘normal’ one. 

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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.
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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!