The Island of Koh Samui is an idyllic destination for a proposal. What a way to show your love than to propose on Koh Samui!

Most women have thought at least once about how they would like their other half to propose to them. Whether it’s that perfect sunset beach setting, at the top of the Eiffel Tower, or whilst doing a skydive, we know that everyone has their perfect engagement scenario. So, to the partners out there who are looking to propose to their special loved one in the near future, this guide is for you. Firstly, we all know there is nothing better than a luxury holiday to set you off on the right foot for a lifelong partnership, and the islands of Thailand are some of the most exquisite in the world. So, let’s take a look at this special destination and the top 5 ways to propose in Koh Samui….


The photo shows an aerial shot of the Archipelagos in Koh Samui at Ang Thong National Marine Park, as well as the beautiful blue-green ocean.

With the island of Koh Samui being one of the most magical in the world, with beautiful turquoise clear waters, white sandy beaches and blue sky days, I can’t think of a better place to calm your nerves and get the answer you are looking for with the perfect proposal. Just make sure to make this luxury villa holiday an unforgettable one for all the right reasons and whatever you do, don’t have a famous Thai bucket at a full moon beach party beforehand…!


Sunset, deckchairs, and a luxury swimming pool at a stunning luxury villa in Koh Samui, surrounded by nature. A great place for a Koh Samui proposal.

If you’re looking for seclusion in an idyllic setting on the beautiful island of Koh Samui then look no further than the stunning Villa Hin. This beautiful luxury villa is attached to the rock face and surrounded by beautiful plants and trees, making it an ideal setting for your proposal.

Villa Hin sleeps 10 guests, so if you don’t want to arouse suspicion, then head out with some friends for a luxury villa holiday in Koh Samui! When the special moment arises, pop the question by the pool, surrounded by nature, or on the stunning secluded terrace. For a more intimate proposal, the sea-view bedrooms would be a perfect romantic setting. Afterwards, sit back and enjoy the spectacular views of Coral Bay before heading to the drinks bar in the villa to share the news and celebrate in style with your closest friends. Surely that’s an unbeatable Koh Samui proposal!


A shot of a beautiful beach in Thailand at sunset. The Beaches are one of the best places in Thailand for couples, and this would be a great place to propose in Koh Samui.

Alternatively, if you have always imagined proposing to the love of your life on a white sandy beach with waves lapping at your feet as the sun goes down, then head to the stunning beaches in Koh Samui.

One option is Chaweng Beach, which is conveniently only 5 minutes from Villa Hin. Head to the southern end, where this mega beach turns into a romantic setting in the evening, Candles and lanterns light up the evening skies. Or alternatively head to the smaller Lamai Beach, the more secluded Bophut, the Big Buddha Beach, famous for the incredibly large Buddha statue, or the exclusive Choeng Mon Beach with its small scenic coves.


Stunning view across ocean and cliffs from The Cliff Bar and Grill in Koh Samui.

Our Directors, Andy and Fran, are first-hand proof that this restaurant works as a perfect proposal spot. On July 14th 2006, before their meal, Andy took Fran down to the sea on the rocks in front of the restaurant, told her to look up at the stars and then dropped to his knee and whipped out the ring. Fran of course happily obliged, and the rest is history!

After hearing of our own in-house love story, how can you not want to propose at The Cliff Bar and Grill? It’s located on the south-east coast of Koh Samui between Chaweng Noi and Lamai, just a few minutes from the beautiful shores of Silver Beach. What could possibly go wrong when proposing here with these sensational sea views and superb cuisine, where you can enjoy exquisite fresh fish caught only hours ago? To top it all off, the staff who will go above and beyond to make your evening and proposal the fairy tale one you have always imagined. The Cliff Bay and Grill Restaurant is a perfect place in Koh Samui to propose.


Couple on a private romantic boat trip in Koh Samui, one of the best destinations for a couples holiday.

Alternatively, hire a luxury boat for a day with your very own captain to whisk you over to the sensational Ang Thong National Marine Park. You can choose to propose underwater, snorkelling in the beautiful clear waters, during a romantic lunch, or whilst channelling your inner 007 when kayaking around the famous James Bond Island. Perhaps you’ll be taking in the breathtaking views of Koh Thailing Nai and the Emerald Lake, or just simply relaxing on your luxury yacht passing through the sensational limestone islands. You know this will be your special day to remember after the perfect Koh Samui proposal.


A person leaving a zipline station on a treetop zipline in Koh Samui. One of the most adventurous places to propose in Thailand.

Fancy doing something a bit different? Are you one for heights and adding to the adrenaline rush by soaring through the jungle on a zip line? If so, then a tree top rainforest tour is perfect for you. Enjoy some special time together where you will be immersed in the rainforest, sliding through the tree tops with the thrill of the zip line egging you on. The adrenaline will kick in for your magical proposal, just before you take your final zip line, both grinning from ear to ear for that perfect snapshot.

Let’s hope one of these top 5 ways to propose in Koh Samui have given you the courage to buy the ring, book the flights, and put you one step closer to the ultimate YES!

For the icing on the cake and that perfect finishing touch, please give one of the friendly Villas In Luxury team a call on +44 1202 203656 or drop us an email, so one of the team can find you your ultimate luxury villa and join in with the ever-growing excitement of your secret plan. We would love to set you on your way to a lifetime of happiness, with a story you will never forget.