W Retreat, Koh Samui, Thailand
The design is for a luxury resort and residences on Koh Samui in Thailand. The project consists of 74 luxury villas – all with their own lap pool and oversize sundeck. The public area includes the entry pavilions, lobby lounge, bar, all day dining restaurant, poolside bar, gym and spa, as well as the signature restaurant and bar located on the beachfront.
The concept is to create a sensuous resort environment that is unique in Asia. The hotel will be run by Starwood, the internationally renowned operator. The development will be one of its kind, providing top services and facilities to ensure hotel guests will be indulged during their stay and leave with an enjoyable and memorable experience.
Client: Amburaya Resorts, W Hotels
Site: 105,218 sqm
GFA: 160 sqm per villa
W Retreat: 74 Private-Pool Villas
Functions: Resort, Spa, Residences
Services: Architecture, Interiors
Status: Design completed in 2008