This part of the island still offers plenty of nature options. The famous Bottle Beach is also one in this part and a favoured daytrip destination because of its laid-back vibe. It’s not far from the main road, but offers privacy and peace. Chaloklum bay is the largest bay on the island which starts from the West coast and goes all around to the North coast. The fishing village of Chaloklum stay on low price, and offers Thai culture.
Haad Thong lang
Haad Thong Lang or “Golden Deserted Beach” can be reached by longtail boat or short walk from Chaloklum. This beach has shallow coral bay and coral reef which creates a beautiful blue lagoon in high tide.
There are several luxury Villas for rent and sale here, as well as some land plots for sale.
This village is located in the middle of the 2.5km beach. It is the main fishing port where the local fishermen keep their longtail boats. There are many inexpensive seafood restaurants and fresh seafood including squid, which the local people sun dry and sell along the coast. Besides eating, you are able to enjoy the Thai life-style and meet locals who live at this beach.
Land for Sale in Chaloklum includes mostly large plots in the mountains and some beach front properties.
Just a bit further west from Ao chaloklum, known for its laid-back vibes. This beach is a must for snorkelers with an living coral reef close by and beautiful clear water.
This beach is known as “Bottle Beach” due to its shape like a bottle. It is one of the most well-known beaches in Thailand. It is usually reachable by taxi boat from Chaloklum and is surrounded by high mountains, natural coves and a wide golden beach. One can also get there by taxi although the road is not finished yet. Another option is to walk there by a jungle trek.
Thong Nai Pan Noi and Thong Nai Pan Yai are two of the most magnificent bays of the island with a wide range of accommodation from luxury villas to a simple beach huts.
Thong Nai Pan Noi
Thong Nai Pan Noi is the more popular from the two beaches. There are many luxury resorts, restaurants and places to chill out. Swimming conditions are best all year round except Nov-Dec. from rain season.
Thong Nai Pan Yai
Thong Nai Pan Yai is located in main village, the beach is longer than Thong Nai Pan Noi beach but more quiet as there are less tourists and entertainment places. You may see fishermen boats stop and sell what they catch for cheap price in the morning if you’re lucky.
Properties in Thong Nai Pan include land plots from 1 Rai up. There is no beachfront land for sale in Thong Nai Pan.
Thaansadet is the place where King Churalongkorn visited and came many times to bath in this waterfall. Also King Prajadhipok, the Great Rama VII visited and the current King Bumipol Aduldej, the Great Rama IX.
Than Sadet is the centre of the Than Sadet National Park and there is currently no land available for sale.
Haad Namtok or "waterfall beach" is a small beach at the bottom of precarious trail, located at the river mouh of the river that build Thaan Prapaad Waterfall.
This small bay is not far away from Haad Yao and Haad Yuan. There is no road connection and the beach can only be reached by foot or boat.
Haad Yao (East )
Haad Yao East is one of the last untouched beaches of the island, only boats or experienced drives can access this beach. It’s worth going there, white sand, warm water and isolate atmosphere make it a special place. It’s covered by a rocky headland and makes you feel far away from the world.
There’s an impressive 40 Rai Beachfront / Ocean View land for sale on this beach, along with other, smaller plots.
Haad Thian(East )
It’s located less than 5 km away from Haad Rin Nok so one can easily escape from party life to this quiet white sand beach.
Located near Haad Rin, and from Haad Thian and Haad Wai Nam is about five kilometers away. Enjoy the secluded beach with coral reef all year.
This is where the famous “Full Moon Party” is located, this beach offers both, party nightlife and chilled out atmosphere during the day. This area is also perfect for all backpackers. However it’s still possible to catch a undisturbed most of the time.
Haad Rin Nok
Rin Nok is located on the northern beach with bigger size than Haad Rin Nai .This beach is called the Sunrise Beach. During the day also catch beach activities such as volley ball or football on white smooth sand then in the evening the same beach is turned to a crazy party destination, the biggest beach party in the world!
Property for sale in this area is becoming rare and quite expensive.
Haad Seekantang, or well known as Leela beach, is really popular for traveler who‘d like to be near the party area just around the corner from Haad Rin, the main party beach. Located on western side of the Haad Rin, Leela beach is just a 15 minute walk from the town center of Haad Rin. This isolate and beautiful beach is surrounded by mangrove and palm trees. The sea can be rough and not always proper for swimming.
Haad Rin Nai
Located by the pier between Koh Samui and Haad Rin. Haad Rin Nai Beach is really famous for sunset so it is called Sunset Beach. There are also many fire activities and bars so this beach has become a backpacker’s heaven but is still a lot quieter than Haad Rin Nok.. The famous Full Moon Party is in the neighbor area, Haad Rin nok.
There are some interesting properties available for sale in the mountains behind the beach.
Ao Hin Lor
This beach is located close to Haad Rin, but not as popular. Many parts of the bay are covered with corals so swimming is not everywhere possible. Wide range of accommodation types is available in this area.
Some large beachfront plots are for sale here but the situation regarding the access road is not always clear.
Ao Baan Kai
There are plenty of coconut trees and chilled out beachfront places along this beach. The perfect place if you want to enjoy the sunset and views over Koh Samui in seclusion.
The west coast of Koh Phangan provides you crystal clear water and beautiful white sand beaches together with incredible sunset views. Parts of this coast are considered a National Marine Park, so snorkeling here is unforgettable. The Northwest part of the island is also famous for Yoga and Meditation retreats.
Ao Baan Tai
Baan Tai is one of the main fishing villages. Baan Tai is a popular location for backpackers and the party crowds due to its convenient location between the pier and Center Thongsala and the party area, Haad Rin. There are many cheap backpacker accommodations and bungalows available. Very nice Sea view plots with views over the island and Koh Samui can be found a bit off the main road.
Ao Nai Wok
This beach provides you many resorts and bungalows very close to Thongsala but still in a quiet atmosphere. Swimming best condition is during high tide, other activities include kayaking and snorkeling.
This beach is a raw diamond, snuggled on the granite mountain, Khao Hin nok and has spectacular views of Ang Thong Marine Park. A coral reef can be found only 80m off the beach.
Ao Wok Tum & Ao Hin Kong
Ao Wok tum is next to Ao Hin Kong. There’s a coral reef just 300m off the beach. Mangrove trees line along the beach make this a beautiful spot for sunset viewing but swimming conditions are not the best.
This is the main fishing port in the west where long tails and fisherman’s boats stop as the water is deep enough which means it is also a good place to swim all year round. This area is also a popular yoga centre where you can see tourists and locals performing yoga on the beach in the morning at sunrise. There is a wide range of prices for accommodation and fair priced restaurants.
Some interesting properties are available for sale in the mountains behind around Srithanu however be careful with land for sale offered close to the beach.
Ao Chao Phao
This beach is surrounded by mountains and formed around volcanic lava rock points. This place is popular for beautiful sunset views and rich of coral for snorkelling.
Take a look at the luxury ocean view apartments available for sale within walking distance to Haad Chao Phao.
The ‘Secret Beach’ is actually very well-known and the name with this name close to the road attracts many tourist to ‘discover’. The turquoise sea contrasts with a powdery white sand beach and is worth to visit. Enjoy chilling on the beach or go swimming. You can bring your own food and drink or support the only one small local restaurant that provides good food at a reasonable price with wi-fi available.
The land surrounding the beach is available for sale but can’t be split.
Haad Dao Deuk
Located between Haad Yao and Haad Son, this spot is really quiet and perfect for couples where you can chill, sunbathe on the white sandy beach or go snorkelling.
Haad Yao (West)
Haad Yao or “Long Beach” is 1 km long and you can find many activities, shops and seafood restaurants where the fish will be grilled in front of you while you can enjoy beautiful a sunset.
Several interesting sea view plots and villas are available for sale in Haad Yao.
This beach has coural sand and coral deposits and is close to the reef. However this beach is still convenient for swimming all year round as the water is quite deep compared to other beaches on the west coast.
There are several villa developments and land plots for sale within walking distance to Haad Tian.
This beach is really unique and private; there are only 2 small resorts in the bay and only one access road.
The land surrounding the beach is available for sale!
This beach is well-known in diving circles, combined between palm trees and a variety of bungalows on soft white sand beach. Perfect for snorkelling around but not good for swimming when low tide.
Several properties and land plots available for sale and rent in the area.
Haad Mae Haad
Haad Mae Haad has really long white sand beach and a beautiful coral reef which can be enjoyed all year round, even at low tide especially the sandbar which makes it possible to walk to Koh Ma, a small island but rich with gorgeous coral.
Beachfront, large sea view properties and competitive priced ocean view land for sale available in Maehad.