Thailand has long been a preferred holiday destination for travellers from all over the world, and with good reason. The country is as exotic and beautiful as its reputation, with a vast array of climates. landscapes and unique flora and fauna that simply cannot be found anywhere else on the planet.

The Thai people are friendly and hospitable, and Thai cuisine is one of the world's favourites, offering a rare blend of flavours and ingredients that inspire people explore the menus as well as re-order favourites again and again.

A trend-setter

As a popular holiday destination, Thailand has been leading the field when it comes to cutting edge travel trends in recent years, and is now one of the key destinations for those looking to rent private villas. Independent, luxury travellers now have a vast selection of properties to choose from in a wide variety of destinations throughout the kingdom, particularly on or close the beaches that surround popular islands like Phuket and Koh Samui.

Nothing but the best

Thailand Villas have become increasingly popular with travellers in recent years, especially at the higher end of the market, as they offer the best of all worlds. One of the most apparent benefits is the privacy that villas offer guests, along with the freedom to spend their holiday exactly as they please to their own schedule rather than following those set by a hotel or resort. In the latter, even guests staying in exclusive suites will find often themselves in close contact with other guests when visiting the restaurant or beach. By comparison, a villa provides an unbeatable sense of privacy and exclusivity. This allows guests to truly relax and enjoy their holiday  enjoying everything they want and nothing they don't.

"A villa offers an un-matched sense of privacy and exclusivity."

While villas offer privacy and exclusivity beyond that which a hotel can provide, guests staying in one of Thailand's many private villas do not have to make any sacrifices when it comes to the amenities and services they enjoy. Indeed, many of Thailand's newer villas have every possible inclusion guests could desire, including some truly amazing features. Just a few of the amenities available in villas include:

  • Private infinity pools
  • Private Jacuzzis
  • Furnished sun terraces
  • State-of-the-art entertainment systems
  • In and outdoor bathrooms
  • Fitted western kitchens

Villas also offer unbeatable personalised service options, with professional staff often employed to keep the place clean, as well as hospitality specialists such as chefs to prepare delicious meals to order, right in the villa's own kitchen.

A choice of locations

Thailand's various geographical regions are quite unique, but nearly all of them now boast private villas for rent at surprisingly affordable rates, especially when sharing with a larger group. In resort areas like Phuket and Koh Samui visitors will find an incredible choice of villas on offer in almost any size or style. While these beach areas are the most popular for this kind of property, those who look hard can also find villas in other parts of Thailand, including Chiang Mai, which boasts some beautiful traditional Thai villa designs, and Bangkok, now home to some unforgettable urban retreats.

"Thailand's reputation and popularity as a tourist destination plays an important role in keeping the country current and up to date with the trends in the hospitality industry."

As private villas have become more popular, they have also become more diverse in terms of the location, size and the facilities they offer guests. Today, private villas around the country offer as full a range of amenities and services as you would find anywhere else in the world. This means they offer a perfect private alternative for comfort-loving travellers in search of the ultimate tropical escape.