Hot Property: Villa Uno

Villa Uno on Koh Samui’s north-eastern coast is truly spectacular, aesthetically majestic and most certainly unique it’s probably the largest four-bedroomed luxury villa on Koh Samui, it has an overwhelming feel of wide-open spaces and incredible views.

Architecturally stunning and built on three levels, Villa Uno has a number of unique design elements and the most visually stunning are the two infinity swimming pools. One faces the sunrise in the morning and the other faces the sunset. It’s perfection and if you ever needed an intention to rise early while on vacation then this has to be the very best reason ever.

Villa Uno has an elegant gated entrance and private off-road parking. As you step into the Villa’s grounds you’ll be greeted by the sight and sound of cascading water as it flows over the first waterfall and into the lower fish pond filled with beautifully coloured koi carp. Villa Uno has several entrances but be guided by the sound of water and take the steps up to the next level this is where you’ll find the second waterfall, a much larger koi pond and an engaging landscaped garden. It’s a powerful sight and any last drops of tension you may have had from travelling will be washed away in that moment.

You will feel like stopping right there but as you follow the path the next set of steps will take you into the very-well equipped gym with several exercise machines, Kinesis workout stations and free-weights to keep the fittest person more than happy. Entering the upper level of the villa through the gym allows you the first glimpse of the extraordinary views over the cove and beach at Tongson Bay which is a just a few minutes away. This is the east wing of the villa where you’ll find the sunrise swimming pool and Sala. And you will want to drop whatever you’re doing and jump straight into the pool but take a moment to look around the villa behind you, beside the gym is the sauna and changing room and around the pool there are ample sunbeds, out-door sofas and daytime living space. The huge living room has large comfortable sofas, a wide-screen TV with all the movie, sport and news channels you would expect and a dining table seats eight which can easily be moved to the poolside for evening dining if you wished.

All around you’ll be captivated by the lush greenery and manicured gardens. On the upper east wing is the master-bedroom and the second bedroom. Both of these have their own balconies and face the sunrise. On the outdoor terrace in-between these two bedrooms is a
glorious Jacuzzi that of course overlooks the ocean. The master bedroom has an entrance hall and a magnificent bathroom with an in-laid terrazzo bathtub and modern shower. The spacious bedroom has a four-poster bed overlooking the sea. All four of the bedrooms are air-conditioned and have fans, flat screen TV’s, built-in wardrobes, a safe and soft seating. They are all equally spacious and designed with comfort, quality and wonderful views in mind. As you’ll see throughout the villa, the floors, beds, bannisters and much of the furnishings are made from beautiful teak wood.

Moving along the walkway to the west wing you’ll see the shining golden Big Buddha statue and the long curving bay of Big Buddha beach which leads through Bangrak village and down to Fisherman’s Village which hosts dozens upon dozens of restaurants, bars, shops, market stalls and the famous Friday night Fisherman’s Village “walking-street”.
At the west wing of the villa is the snooker room with an antique, full-sized snooker table outdoor dining area. You really are spoiled for choice when it comes to al fresco dining!

On this level is the third bedroom with en suite bathroom with the fourth identical bedroom directly above. Take the steps down to large west pool patio with plenty of seating and sun loungers, there is a shaded bar equipped with bar stools, fridges, a sound system and outdoor shower. It’s the ideal spot for sunset cocktails and simply watching the sun set in the evening and it’s also a great spot for a barbecue around the pool.

Villa Uno provides a private chef who can prepare and cook every meal for you. The chef can also take you to the local markets where they shop on a daily basis and if you would like to know more about Thai cuisine the chef can also host cooking classes in the villa for you and your family and friends. There’s also an extensive in-villa menu and with just a little notice the chef can prepare and serve everything from local delicacies to regional Thai specialities and international favourites.

Villa Uno additionally has a live-in maid and two handymen who take care of the pools and gardens and keep the woodwork polished to a very high standard. On the lower level of the villa is the live-in maid’s quarters and a fully-equipped, commercial kitchen. Villa Uno can also host weddings and events and can comfortably cater for around 25-30 guests seated around the pool. Just let us know if you have a birthday, anniversary or special occasion you’d like to celebrate in style while you are here, and we’ll create an exceptional and memorable party or dining experience for you and your guests.

As well as having a member of staff living in, Villa Uno has an English-speaking villa manager who lives nearby, the villa is also fully alarmed and has CCTV. All the bedrooms have locks and there are safes in every bedroom.

Within a 10-minute drive of Villa Uno you can be in downtown Chaweng, the main shopping and night-life centre on the island. You can also be lying on any one of half-a-dozen beaches, be having a lazy lunch in any one of hundreds of beach-side restaurants in nearby villages, be taking in the sights of the Big Buddha temple complex or having a relaxing massage. The airport and international hospital are also within a 10-minute drive and if you hire a 4×4 in just over quarter of an hour you could be making your way into the mountainous
interior of the island.

Villa Uno is unique – and truly spectacular on so many levels. This is living the dream and doing so on a beautiful tropical island.

Welcome to Villa Uno and welcome to luxury, elegance and the lifestyle you deserve.

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