Ban Kao Tropical Boutique Residence & Spa
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
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TripAdvisor Reviews Ban Kao Tropical Boutique Residence & Spa Ko Samui
Travel Blogs from Ko Samui
... there was a strong current and no sooner had I stepped into the water, I had been swept to the sister boat about 10 meters behind ours. We swam to the front of our boat and held onto the docking rope to stop being dragged away.The water was crystal clear and we saw lots of beautiful marine life amongst the rocks. At one point, I was swimming along and the water seemed to change colour - that was because these was a ...
... the cat had left us a present, thoughtfully placed right in the doorway was a severed rats head and a very neat pile of innards perfectly disembowelled. A few nights later we came back to our bungalow after dinner to find that an entire colony of ants where moving home and where moving in with us. Up until then we had been sleeping with out the mosquito net as there haven't been many to worry about but that night we tucked our selfs safely into the net. We woke the following ...
... of fantastic snorking with the afternoon sun streaking through the water like a surreal curtain of light. We then spent some time relaxing on the boat and eating deliciously sweet fresh pineapple before heading back to Koh Samui in the late afternoon. On the way Candace and Shane were chatting with the Australian couple while I was removing my dive socks, the best thing *ever* for wearing with your swim fins. The only trouble is they are very tight (like wet suit material) ...
... Rey that was recommended by Craig for their deeper / sports style massage. We’ve really enjoyed the massages and the vibe there over the other two spots we tried near the resort. Rey even invited Brooke and I to come to her house where she would cook for us if we return to Ko Samui!
After our massage we came back to our much awaited soup and liver cleanse liquid dinner. I’ve switched my soup of preference starting with Day 3 to the potato ...
... the beach was out, for now. Decided to drive along the coastal road to the western part of the island, looking for a beach where the run was shining. We drove through Lamai, past Hua Thanon, Bank Kao, Thong Krut, Taling Ngam and ended up at the Raja Car Ferry Port (car ferry to Donsak on the mainland) on the Western side of the island. We were thinking of using this port still during the holiday to ferry the car to the mainland to spend one night in Phuket and one night in ...