World Resort is the ideal base for your stay on the beautiful island of Koh Samui. Sitting on the palm fringed, white sandy beach of Bophut, our Thai style bungalows provide comfortable accommodation in a tranquil setting.
A family owned and operated hotel, World Resort features 45 bungalows and 12 hotel rooms ranging in size and price from smaller units to interconnected family accommodation to luxury beachfront rooms with unobstructed, panoramic views across the gulf of Thailand towards nearby Koh Phangan island and Samui’s famous Big Buddha landmark.
All are air-conditioned rooms with their own private veranda surrounded by coconut plantation and equipped with a double bed , twin bed or triple bed , hot/cold shower, mini bar, cable TV and furnishing for comfort.
The reception area is fully equipped to provide guests with e-mail and internet access as well as overseas telephone services. Our trained staff can consult on local and regional tour and travel arrangements, and will be pleased to reconfirm airline tickets. Guests may also arrange for the rental of either jeeps or motorcycles. A separate conference room is available to larger groups requiring meeting facilities.
World Resort, on beautiful Bophut beach Koh Samui offers you the best and most romantic wedding experience possible.
Our resort is right on the beach and all our staff is committed to making your wedding day fabulous. Whether it be Christian, Buddhist or non-secular, our wedding planners will ensure the wedding will be uniquely yours. Can you imagine the romance of vows taken on the beach, by the pool or in the garden? We will work with you to make it come true in the finest fashion possible. This is a day your wedding party, whether it be large or small, will never forget.
Our catering staff will help you plan a memorable and delicious meal which can be taken either in our restaurant, a garden area, by the pool or on the sand beside the ocean.
Accommodations are modern and cozy, staff is friendly and professional and a honeymoon at World Resort would be ideal. Your guests can enjoy blissful, relaxing days both prior to and after the wedding.
We also have several options available including wedding cakes, professional photography, Elephants , make-up and hair, private dinners or barbecues, beverage, fireworks, western or Thai musicians, bouquets, all decorations that you need.
World Resort is able to accommodate wedding parties of up to 80 people or less than.
Our staff will make you feel, as all our guests do, that you are amongst family. We are here for you, and we care.
Please contact us for more information. We look forward to helping you create beautiful memories.
The resort is entirely surrounded by limestone cliffs and only accessible by boat.
|Airport||6 km.||15 mins.|
- Nathorn Pier
- Thongyang Pier
- Nathorn Town
By Air Bangkok Airways flies from Bangkok to Koh Samui 13 times daily. The flight takes about one hour and 10 minutes. It also offers daily flights between Phuket and Samui. For more information, call its Bangkok office: 0-2229-3456, 0-2229-3434,
By Bus Air-conditioned and non air-conditioned buses leave Bangkok's Southern Bus Terminal for Surat Thani several times daily. The trip takes about 11 hours. For further information, call 0-2435-1199, 0- 2435-1200 (air-con), 0-2434-5557-8 (non-air-con).
By Car From Bangkok, take Highway 4 (Buddha Monthon Road) through Phetchaburi and Chumphon Provinces and then drive on to Highways 41 and 401 to Surat Thani Province. From Surat Thani, visitors can take their cars to Koh Samui through a vehicle ferry at Donsak Pier. The trip takes 1.30 hours.
By Rail Several trains leave Bangkok's Hualamphong Station for Surat Thani daily. The trip takes about 12 hours. Train / bus / ferry combination tickets are also available. For more information, call Hualamphong Railway Station, 0-2223-7010, 0-2223-7020.
1. Express boat
1.1 An express ferry boat of Songserm Travel departs from Tha Thong Pier in Surat Thani at 8.00 a.m. and arrives at Na Thon Pier in Samui at 10.30 a.m. every day. For the return trip, the boat leaves Na Thon Pier at 2.00 p.m. and reaches Tha Thong at 4.30 p.m.
1.2 Express boats of Seatran Express operate three times a day between Ban Don and Koh Samui. Departure times are 7.00 a.m., 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. The trip takes two hours.
2. Ferry Boats of Seatran Seatran Ferry, which can accommodate 60 cars and 400 passengers, operates several trips per day between Don Sak (Surat Thani) and Koh Samui, from 5.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. The trip takes about 1.30 hours.
3. Night ferry A ferry leaves Ban Don Pier nightly at 11 p.m. and reaches Na Thon Pier at Samui around 5 a.m. (6 hours). For the return trip, the boat leaves Na Thon Pier at 9.00 p.m. and arrives at Ban Don Pier at 4.00 a.m. (7 hours).