Chaweng is perhaps the most popular town in Koh Samui and is located on the east-coast of the island. All visitors should visit Chaweng beach as its vibrant and pulsating nightlife are a sight to be seen. There is also a lot to see and do around this area, choices of activities and sightseeing tours are close to endless.
Undoubtedly, Chaweng beach is Koh Samui’s favourite most popular beach.
Chaweng Accommodation, Beach Resort & Hotel Deals Map, Thailand
The area boasts a number of pubs, bars and restaurants and is perfect for those who love to party. As the largest and most popular beach in Koh Samui, Chaweng beach caters to all. In fact, this town features a number of beach resorts, luxury hotels and quality serviced apartments.
Daytime activities at the beach include all types of water activities; including para-sailing, swimming, snorkelling and jet skiing – surfers will also find several board rental shops.
If you’re here to sunbathe and enjoy the cool breeze, why not lie down on a beach chair and take in a little sun. Some Chaweng beach accommodations also have their own sun decks, exclusively for guests.
The scenic beach is approximately 7km long and features beautiful water and white sand. Typically, the beach is peaceful during off-peak seasons, but gets quite crowded at night.