First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui)

27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Beach, T.Bophut, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320  show map
 3 stars
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First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui)

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Solarium

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

First Residence is a 3-star hotel providing a cozy accommodation near to Bophut's Fisherman's Village, Silver Beach and Chaweng Beach.

Thanks to a port nearby, the comfortable hotel is well connected with other parts of Chaweng. The Green Mango Club, KC Beach Club Chaweng and Ark Bar Samui are about 20 minutes' walk away.

Restaurants and eateries are set close to the property.

Koh Samui airport can be reached in 5 minutes by car from First Residence Hotel.

Rooms

This hotel comprises of Family One-Bedroom Double Room, Superior Twin Room and Standard Double Room that come with modern décor as well as free Wi-Fi, a seating area, TV, a minibar and a CD player. The rooms are appointed with en suite bathrooms and dark-wood furniture.

Eat & Drink

A rich breakfast is served every morning. The small restaurant offers fine Thai meals. The large bar serves a selection of tea and coffee.

Services

Guests can benefit from limousine and bicycle rentals available at the hotel.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with cribs and a pool.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Gay friendly
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair access

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Chaise lounges
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Hair dryer on request

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui) Chaweng  location
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Hotel Address:

27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Beach, T.Bophut, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320

Get directions
City Center
  • Chaweng
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Koh Samui (USM)
    2.5 mi
Restaurants
  • Risto Bar Rino (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
  • The Chef (cuisine: Thai)
    600 ft
Beaches
  • Aquapark
    4500 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    44

Hotel Awards

ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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Rooms and availability

First Residence Hotel Standard Double RoomFirst Residence Hotel Standard Double RoomFirst Residence Hotel Standard Double Room
Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double or Twin beds
Size: 325 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Twin/Double Room - Superior

Room facilities
    First Residence Hotel Family One-Bedroom Double RoomFirst Residence Hotel Family One-Bedroom Double RoomFirst Residence Hotel Family One-Bedroom Double Room
    Family One-Bedroom Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds or Quad
    Size: 650 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Mini Family Rooms, with an area of 60.8 square meters, consists of one double bedroom and twin bedroom with a lockable door between them. Sea – View or Pool-View Rooms is available. An air-conditioner, 21 inch cable T.V., mini bar, IDD telephone, Free Wi-Fi, Coffee/Tea Making Facility, hot and cold shower, bathtub and balcony are offered within each hotel room. Hairdryers can be requested.

    Room facilities
      First Residence Hotel Superior RoomFirst Residence Hotel Superior RoomFirst Residence Hotel Superior Room
      Superior Room
      Bed type: Double or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double Bed
      Size: 325 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      The Superior room is 30.4 sq. m. and is equipped with air-conditioning, cable television, telephone, and mini bar.All Superior Rooms have their own balconies and also all enjoyed views of the tropical garden and the pool.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui) Chaweng  location
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        Hotel Address:

        27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Beach, T.Bophut, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Chaweng
          4300 ft
        Airports
        • Koh Samui (USM)
          2.5 mi
        Restaurants
        • Risto Bar Rino (cuisine: Italian)
          300 ft
        • The Chef (cuisine: Thai)
          600 ft
        Beaches
        • Aquapark
          4500 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          44

        Hotel Awards

        ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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        What's nearby

        Popular areas

        • City Center - 4000 ft

        Local Attractions

        • Silver Beach - 1.6 mi
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        • Grandmother and Grandfather Rocks (Hin Yai & Hin Ta) - 2.8 mi
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        • Samui Crocodile Farm - 3.0 mi
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        • Aquapark - 4500 ft
          Chaweng beach, Koh Samui

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Risto Bar Rino - 300 ft

            Address: 80/25 Had Chaweng 1

            70% likes this, based on 74 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • Samui Paleang Restaurant - 1000 ft

            Address: 11/18 Moo 3 Chaweng Main Road
            Phone: 089 645 2458

            92% likes this, based on 18 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai
            Price Range: USD 3 - USD 9

          • Fuji Restaurant - 2600 ft

            Address: Chaweng

            56% likes this, based on 57 reviews
            Cuisine: Japanese

          • The Chef - 600 ft

            Address: 49 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach
            Phone: +66 77 230 294

            64% likes this, based on 49 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai

          • Spirit House Restaurant - 2300 ft

            Address: 155/60 Moo 2
            Phone: 66 77 414 101

            86% likes this, based on 495 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            44

          Hotel Awards

          ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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          Hotels nearby
          Chaweng Noi Resort
          2 stars
          0.3km

          First Residence Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at First Residence Hotel

          Average guest rating

          7.4out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 71 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          5.6
          Rooms
          6.6
          Service
          5.8
          Value
          6.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Couple
            7.4

            Nice hotel, situated at the south of Chaweng Beach: far enough to avoid the noisy area, but close enough to walk. The beach is at 5 minutes walk, however you should also go to try the beaches from Lamai. The room was big and clean, with a decent balcony. As they promised, the staff provided daily drinking water, coffee and tea (to do it yourself) for free. The breakfast was delicious (if I remember well, i had a fried egg, ham, fresh juice, toast with butter and jam, fresh fruits: papaya and watermelon). The wifi wasn't free in the room, but they had 3 PCs at the reception with free internet access (usable up to 23 o clock). The swimming pool was clean and we swam a couple of times, but the don't have (or turn on) the jacuzzi as I though they will.

            The bathroom was modern, but not really new (there where chalk stains on the sink, the shower was a little rusty), however it was nice and clean. The water temperature changed sometimes during the shower from warm to cold, but this happened to me at almost all hotels in Thailand.

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            location was slightly out the way which i liked - staff very freindly and pool and spa great

          • Group of friends
            6.2

            the staff is nice

            the noises from outside is unberable during the nights

          • Couple
            7.0

            good value for money, it is a quiet hotel, friendly staff

            restaurant has no atmosphere, organize trips etc better at a tour operator

          • Couple
            2.4

            Low price.

            Cockroaches in the bathroom. No warm water. Warm water finishes after 5 minutes.

          • Single
            6.6

            I liked the location, near to malls and city night life. The personnel was friendly.

            The airco was old and very noisy.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Good location, exellent price and staff.

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            Clean, good location if having a motor bike, staff friendly, and the swimming pool was nice.

            The locatoin is good for people renting motor bikes but little far if walked to the main shopping area.

          • Group of friends
            7.0

            Pool, clean rooms, helpful staff, good location away from noise but close to the beach.

            Bad shower, very hard beds

          • Single
            10.0

            I have stayed in this hotel twice now. I think it is a great location as it is on the quite side of chaweng but only a 10-15 walk to the centre of chaweng or £1 in a taxi. The staff are so friendly and nice and will help you. The rooms are big but the only thing that might put you of is there is a smell in the bathroom due to drains. Great swimming pool which is always quite. I go to Samui 3 times a year and will always stay at this hotel for the price and its inly a 2 min walk away from the beach

          • Couple
            5.8

            Good pool. Not too far from the beach but not in the main area of Chaweng. We moved onto a beach side resort for another £9 per night, which included breakfast. Location really let this place down. Hotel was clean and well maintained. Toilet a bit smelly in room.

          • Couple
            7.8

            Rooms are huge for the area staff very helpful and polite nice swimmingpool

            They charged us for a nights stay on my credit card even tho we paid in full in cash.

          • Group of friends
            7.0

            The bedroom itself was clean and comfortable, however the bathroom smelled absolutely awful and no amount of febreeze could remedy that. There are computers and free wi-fi.

            The reception up front was super sketch. We were looking to book a ferry to Koh Phangan for the full moon party and told us we had to book with this specific company (for a high price) because everything else was fully booked. We took our chances and went to an agency and easily found another way around. Other examples, similar results. Did I mention the bathroom really smelled?

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            My friends and I enjoyed our stay at First Residence Hotel.The things we liked: 1. Cleaning service. 2. Staff: hospitable, willing to help and HONEST! We lost 200$ in the hotel but we thought that we had lost it outside while riding a motorbike. That's why we didn't ask the staff whether they had found it. But to our suprise the manager told us that a maid had found it and they gave our money back! Thank you once again!!! 3. Swimming pool is awesome: nice depth, clean water. Beach is quite near, only 3-5 min walk.

          • Group of friends
            6.2

            Staff were friendly and always willing to help

            The location was not exactly near the central chaweng strip. This meant a daily taxi ride to the centre.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui) Chaweng  location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Beach, T.Bophut, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Chaweng
            4300 ft
          Airports
          • Koh Samui (USM)
            2.5 mi
          Restaurants
          • Risto Bar Rino (cuisine: Italian)
            300 ft
          • The Chef (cuisine: Thai)
            600 ft
          Beaches
          • Aquapark
            4500 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  12 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            44

          Hotel Awards

          ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Family Hotels in Thailand

          Use Badge