For the ultimate fitness and wellness retreat in paradise, active guests need look no further than Panacea in the beautiful island of Koh Samui, set in the crystal waters of Thailand’s Gulf. With five residences of varying configurations, from four to six double bedrooms and all with en-suite facilities, Panacea is the perfect choice for groups and parties looking to relax in paradise while enjoying world class amenities and service, as well as action and adventure. With infinity pools, stunning views, rain showers and outdoor tubs, plus WiFi, HD televisions and quality sound systems throughout, the residences are beautifully designed down to the minute details. With a team of staff dedicated to each property, every whim is catered to and excursions and training sessions can be arranged smoothly and easily. As for dining, the team of chefs in each villa are highly trained to create delicious, healthy meals, tailored to preference and at any time.
Why We Love This Hotel
Location: These five residences are nestled in the lush hillside, with beautiful views across the island of Samui in the Gulf of Thailand.
Service: Besides personalized service befitting of a world class retreat, Panacea offers tailored wellness programmes created by experts.
History: Designed by Bill Bensley, Panacea joins the star-chitect’s unparalleled portfolio of stunning properties.
- Samui, Thailand
- Hotel Type
- Location Type
- 24hr Room Service
- Banquet Facilities
- Business Center
- Fitness Classes
- Meeting/conference Facilities
- Multilingual Staff
- Outdoor Pool
- Poolside Bar
- Private Beach
- Safety Deposit Boxes
- Shuttle Service
- Smoking Area
- Steam Room
- Water Sports
- Wi-Fi In Public Areas
- Yoga Classes/instruction On Site
Panacea is comprised of five luxurious residences, each of which boasts its own character and design and with a range of sizes and configurations, a plethora of parties, groups or occasions are catered for.
With five double bedrooms spread over nearly 20,000 square feet, guests at the Atulya can relax, enjoy some privacy and really spread out and take advantage of the infinity pool and spacious areas throughout the property.
With four double bedrooms, this fully equipped villa is perfect for a group. The large infinity pool enjoys views along with furnished decking and the fully functional kitchen is, like the rest of the property, equipped with top of the range technology.
With more than 50,000 square feet of space, this is the height of spacious relaxation. Two infinity pools boast decking for cooking and dining, while among its other features are a wine cellar, muay Thai boxing ring and cinema room.
At Panacea Retreats, the residences are fully equipped to the highest standard for leisure, luxury and for the active lifestyles of the guests they attract. A stay here promises rest and relaxation as well as reinvigoration.
Cue up in Praana's in-house billiard room. The sophisticated and stately gaming room offers ample room to flex your skills or engage in friendly competition. Plush leather couches are ideal lounging or taking up a game of cards, with cocktail in hand of course. The expansive room boasts generous views of the night sky, making this an ideal postprandial retreat for gamers and spectators alike.
Guests can choose a film from the well stocked library to screen in Praana’s HD cinema; reclining in the 10 leather seats, for an in-villa private movie experience.
The fully equipped on-site gymnasium at Praana residence is perfect for guests hoping to maintain or even kick start a new fitness regime and expert personal trainers are on hand to assist and advise.
Muay Thai ring
What better time to try out Thailand’s national sport than on holiday on Samui island? Guests can use the full sized kick boxing ring and, under the guidance of expert trainers, feel the benefits of martial arts training.
Each villa offers exclusive access to a private infinity pool with stunning views, perfect for a refreshing morning swim or relaxing soak after a long day of fun and activity. The surrounding deck areas are fully furnished with loungers and barbecues.
Steam and sauna
Praana residence has its own steam and sauna rooms onsite, ideal for soothing aching muscles after a day of workout, excursions and exercise. Additionally, further treatments can be booked in the adjacent massage room
Guests at Praana can take part in an invigorating game of tennis, out in the fresh rainforest air, any time during their stay at the villa. What’s more, for a little fine-tuning, trainers are on hand to help perfect that serve!
Before dinner, or at cocktail hour, slip into Praana's fully-modern, temperature-controlled cellar and select your libation from an exceptionally well-curated wine collection. The cellar accommodates over 300 bottles and represents premier estates and classic vintages from old and new world vineyards.
Guests can enjoy the intimacy and privacy of in-room dining in their fully-equipped, fully-catered suites.
All residences at Panacea retreat boast a full kitchen plus a professional kitchen manned by a team of chefs, trained by Alessandro Verdenelli and specialising in healthy, delicious dishes using fresh ingredients.
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