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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

Have a question?

Offers

  • For single travellers: a single traveller discount 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 THB 3,300 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  

Relax & Renew 3 day package

This program is designed for people in need of the time and place to step back from their life and recover balance, relax, renew their energy and replenish their spirit.
£1,354
per person
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Intro to Detox 3 day package

A great starting point for many health goals, this simple and effective program features Kamalaya's delicious and healthy Detox cuisine as well as a range of holistic therapies for cleansing the body, mind and spirit.
£1,476
per person
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Relax & Renew 5 day package

This program is designed for people in need of the time and place to step back from their life and recover balance, relax, renew their energy and replenish their spirit.
£2,016
per person
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Structural Revival 5 day package

Designed to realign the body and improve posture in order to reduce tension, rehabilitate injuries and re-establish highest levels of function and vitality.
£2,042
per person
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Asian Bliss 5 day package

Asian Bliss is a powerful introduction to ancient healing realms designed to promote bliss, renewal, joy and vitality. As well as helping to relieve stress, Asian Bliss introduces you to vital energy practices that can support a more balanced approach to life.
£2,084
per person
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Basic Optimal Fitness 5 day package

Basic Optimal Fitness is a personalised program designed to help people achieve their fitness goals. Whether it is to increase upper body strength, develop cardiovascular fitness, improve body shape and tone, develop regular fitness habits or some other goal, the one-to-one instruction allows for optimal results.
£2,126
per person
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Yoga synergy 5 day package

This personal yoga and wellness retreat is suitable for beginners and experienced yogis alike, as the daily yoga sessions are tailored to the individual's skill level and goals. Programme offers private one-to-one yoga sessions with customised instruction along with complementary treatments, including Ayurveda therapies from our experienced Indian therapists.
£2,133
per person
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Intro to Detox 5 day package

A great starting point for many health goals, this simple and effective program features Kamalaya's delicious and healthy Detox cuisine as well as a range of holistic therapies for cleansing the body, mind and spirit.
£2,243
per person
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Embracing Change 5 day package

This is an ideal program to enrich your emotional well being and life fulfillment. Suitable for anyone seeking support for life change and life challenging situations of any kind, as well as for targeting behaviours such as emotionally-driven eating habits, relationship issues including loss or break-ups, work related difficulties, anxiety and grief.
£2,323
per person
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Relax and Renew 7 day package

This program is designed for people in need of the time and place to step back from their life and recover balance, relax, renew their energy and replenish their spirit.
£2,757
per person
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Structural Revival 7 day package

Designed to realign the body and improve posture in order to reduce tension, rehabilitate injuries and re-establish highest levels of function and vitality.
£2,764
per person
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Basic Detox 7 day package

Kamalaya's structured Basic Detox and Rejuvenation program is research-based and brings medical science and holistic therapies together. Nutritional and herbal support helps to reduce side effects and optimise the detoxification process.
£2,795
per person
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Basic Optimal Fitness 7 day package

Basic Optimal Fitness is a personalised program designed to help people achieve their fitness goals. Whether it is to increase upper body strength, develop cardiovascular fitness, improve body shape and tone, develop regular fitness habits or some other goal, the one-to-one instruction allows for optimal results.
£2,843
per person
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Yoga Synergy 7 day package

This personal yoga and wellness retreat is suitable for beginners and experienced yogis alike, as the daily yoga sessions are tailored to the individual's skill level and goals. Programme offers private one-to-one yoga sessions with customised instruction along with complementary treatments, including Ayurveda therapies from our experienced Indian therapists.
£3,046
per person
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Asian Bliss 7 day package

Asian Bliss is a powerful introduction to ancient healing realms designed to promote bliss, renewal, joy and vitality. As well as helping to relieve stress, Asian Bliss introduces you to vital energy practices that can support a more balanced approach to life.
£3,102
per person
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Ideal Weight 7 day package

Designed to help identify areas of physical imbalance and related emotional or mental patterns, this structured program guides you towards achieving your optimal weight and maintaining your balance within and without.
£3,171
per person
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Basic Balance and Revitalise 7 day package

This program is designed to counteract the stresses of contemporary lifestyles and prevent adrenal burnout.
£3,290
per person
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Enriched Gut 7 day package

Imbalances in the levels of bacteria and microflora in the gut, as well as poor digestion, absorption, assimilation and elimination, can weaken the immune system and lead to inflammatory diseases. The Enriched Gut program addresses these issues using a synergy of holistic treatments, therapies and practices.
£3,351
per person
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Embracing Change 7 day package

This is an ideal program to enrich your emotional well being and life fulfillment. Suitable for anyone seeking support for life change and life challenging situations of any kind, as well as for targeting behaviours such as emotionally-driven eating habits, relationship issues including loss or break-ups, work related difficulties, anxiety and grief.
£3,376
per person
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Comprehensive Detox 7 day package

Programme brings together medical science and holistic therapies. This intensive program is recommended for experienced detoxers rather than first-timers. With herbal remedies and supplements and a complete program of daily therapies, including regular Colon Hydrotherapy sessions,
£3,605
per person
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Structural Revival 9 day package

Designed to realign the body and improve posture in order to reduce tension, rehabilitate injuries and re-establish highest levels of function and vitality.
£3,643
per person
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Comprehensive Balance and Revitalise 7 day package

The intense Comprehensive Balance & Revitalise program was created for those already suffering the affects of adrenal burnout. Deeply restorative and healing, this program deals holistically with the symptoms and underlying causes of adrenal burnout, and addresses stress prevention and recovery from a mind, body and spirit perspective.
£3,671
per person
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Sleep Enhancement 7 day package

The focus of the Sleep Enhancement program is to re-establish healthy and restful sleep while addressing sleep issues and imbalances, not only during a guest's time at Kamalaya, but also for the long term back home.
£3,939
per person
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Ideal Weight 9 day package

Designed to help identify areas of physical imbalance and related emotional or mental patterns, this structured program guides you towards achieving your optimal weight and maintaining your balance within and without.
£4,033
per person
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Comprehensive Optimal Fitness 7 day package

Ideal program for regular exercisers who wish to develop their workouts while also seeking support in finding a balance between intense exercise, relaxation techniques and stretching, optimum nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.
£4,127
per person
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Basic Optimal Fitness 10 day package

Basic Optimal Fitness is a personalised program designed to help people achieve their fitness goals. Whether it is to increase upper body strength, develop cardiovascular fitness, improve body shape and tone, develop regular fitness habits or some other goal, the one-to-one instruction allows for optimal results.
£4,149
per person
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Asian Bliss 10 day package

Asian Bliss is a powerful introduction to ancient healing realms designed to promote bliss, renewal, joy and vitality. As well as helping to relieve stress, Asian Bliss introduces you to vital energy practices that can support a more balanced approach to life.
£4,289
per person
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Enriched Gut 9 day package

Imbalances in the levels of bacteria and microflora in the gut, as well as poor digestion, absorption, assimilation and elimination, can weaken the immune system and lead to inflammatory diseases. The Enriched Gut program addresses these issues using a synergy of holistic treatments, therapies and practices.
£4,297
per person
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Comprehensive Detox 9 nights

Programme brings together medical science and holistic therapies. This intensive program is recommended for experienced detoxers rather than first-timers. With herbal remedies and supplements and a complete program of daily therapies, including regular Colon Hydrotherapy sessions,
£4,658
per person
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Enriched Gut 12 day package

Imbalances in the levels of bacteria and microflora in the gut, as well as poor digestion, absorption, assimilation and elimination, can weaken the immune system and lead to inflammatory diseases. The Enriched Gut program addresses these issues using a synergy of holistic treatments, therapies and practices.
£5,560
per person
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Comprehensive Optimal Fitness 10 day package

Ideal program for regular exercisers who wish to develop their workouts while also seeking support in finding a balance between intense exercise, relaxation techniques and stretching, optimum nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.
£5,598
per person
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Ideal Weight 14 day package

Designed to help identify areas of physical imbalance and related emotional or mental patterns, this structured program guides you towards achieving your optimal weight and maintaining your balance within and without.
£6,069
per person
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Comprehensive Balance and Revitalise 14 day package

The intense Comprehensive Balance & Revitalise program was created for those already suffering the affects of adrenal burnout. Deeply restorative and healing, this program deals holistically with the symptoms and underlying causes of adrenal burnout, and addresses stress prevention and recovery from a mind, body and spirit perspective.
£7,086
per person
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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.  

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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.  

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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
Plunge 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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