Choeng Mon is considered one of the best locations in Koh Samui for a family holiday villa as it boasts a fabulous sandy swimming beach lined with restaurants that backs on to a village with a further choice of restaurants as well as the usual amenities to service visitors.
The picturesque sandy swimming beach curved around the bay with small waves and plenty of shade is considered safe and ideal for families.
Thai style rustic restaurants, small resorts and a few hotels border the beach two of which are 5 star hotels located at each end of the bay.
The village or small town that runs parallel to the beach has a further choice of restaurants, tour shops and the usual amenities of banks, convenience stores and pharmacies plus a weekly night market that has uplifted the area attracting many visitors to stay in this location. Choeng Mon has something for everyone.
There is no particular nightlife in Choeng Mon with the village restricted to just restaurants and bars in the evening and as with most of the Koh Samui villages there is a weekly night market located in the centre of the village.
The restaurants on the beach during the day tumble out on to the beach to provide candle-lit dining in the evening. Choeng Mon is however conveniently located just a 10 minute taxi ride away from the lively town of Chaweng or entertainment available in Bophut.
Although we are unable to offer any absolute beachfront villas in this location we have a number of stunning well-managed villas that are within walking distance or just minutes away by car to beautiful Choeng Mon beach as well as luxury villas with panoramic views in the hills above Choeng Mon bay just a few minutes drive away.
These villas can be viewed in our Luxury Villas in Koh Samui collection, Sea View Villas collection and Simply Samui Holiday Villas collection
There are several restaurants to choose from which are located on the beach and in Choeng Mon village. However you will find that the there is quite a western choice of meals targeting the tourists from Europe who enjoy this area.
A favourite restaurant for many years by our guets located in Choeng Mon village excellent comprehensive menu serving good value food and has many returning tourists.
Sala Samui Hotel
The restaurant of this 5 star hotel is located at the north end of the bay, it's casual but classy, set alongside the beach and pool. The main restaurant easily accommodates large groups if booked early enough, as well as being the perfect setting for couples seeking that romantic touch with a table on the beach, a low lit ambience and the sound of lapping waves.
Choeng Mon is quieter than Chaweng, but has a range of activities to suit everyone. Wednesday brings the lively street market, there are watersports activities on the beach and crewed catamaran trips departing from the beach. Plenty of family friendly things to do too.
Football Golf http://www.samuifootballgolf.com has proved to be a popular and fun activity for all the family, it's located just outside the village on the main route to the larger town of Chaweng.
There is a basic 18hole mini golf course on the road between Big Buddha and Choeng Mon
There are two operators on Choeng Mon beach to hire jet skis from, you can explore the neighboring bays.
Diving and snorkelling trips
On the beach and in the village there are tourist shops offering various water activities such as snorkelling and diving trips.
Sailing trips in and around Koh Samui on a crewed catamaran for trips lasting 2 hours, half day or full day departing from the beach.
Cheong Mon’s Walking Street market happens on a Wednesday night and is probably the liveliest evening of the week in the village.