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Spas and Yoga Classesin Koh Samui

Spas and Yoga Classesin Koh Samui

By Chris QuanUpdated Jun. 2, 2021

A Holiday in Koh Samui is not only about enjoying beautiful beaches or tasting delicious local foods, but it should be balanced with relaxation. Enjoy different styles of yoga classes, stunning spa treatments and a variety of therapies to relax your body and balance your mind.

Yoga is a practice of mindfulness and awareness, focusing on how we live our daily lives – concentrating our thoughts on compassion, honesty, joy and happiness. Get spa treatments with a unique blend of traditional herbs that helps relieve pain, ease inflammation and stimulate blood circulation.


  • Thailand has become an increasingly popular place to practice yoga, and Koh Samui is top of the list for yoga retreats.
  • Find your inner peace through different styles of yoga, meditation, relaxing spas, and healthy food while you stay in Koh Samui.
  • Whatever your schedule and skill level – taking a yoga class on Koh Samui will not be a problem.
  • Enjoy an outdoor yoga class while listening to the rhythm of the waves at the side of the ocean.
  • The most popular spas in Koh Samui offer massages, body scrubs, and other wellness treatments with high quality service and the skill of physiotherapists.
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Wellness Service in Koh Samui

Not only famous for beautiful beaches and nightlife, Koh Samui is also known as one of the best islands in Thailand to come and relax, rejuvenate, meditate and get in touch with the spiritual side.

Many health and spiritual wellness seeking visitors choose to rent a private villa in Koh Samui and either participate in the many daily yoga classes or have their own private instructor to practice.

This is a completely convenient option for those that are travelling with family and friends who may or may not share their interest in yoga; they can join in the classes or not, as they please.

Spa Treatments in Koh Samui

Having a spa treatment in Koh Samui is more affordable than you can imagine. You can get a spa treatment whether you arein a busy tourist area or a private luxurious villa.

Traditional Thai Spa

Traditional Thai massage is also called Thai yoga massage, because the therapist uses his or her hands, knees, legs, and feet to move you into a series of yoga-like stretches to manipulate and relax your body. It uses mainly acupressure and muscle stretching to free the body of blocked energy and so achieve natural harmony and balance.

Essential oils also have a truly magical effect on body and mind. The oil fragrancesmainly used are jasmine, lemon grass, coconut, and papaya. Lemongrass and jasmine oil make muscles relax and therefore more flexible. Papaya oil makes the skin soft and supple, coconut oil nourishesit.

Day Spa

The day spa is a place to relax your body with many kinds of treatments like body massage, foot massage, facials, waxing, manicures, pedicures, aromatherapy, ear candling. Thepurpose of this variety of services is for improving health, beauty and relaxation through personal care treatments.

Usually they are done in a quiet and peaceful atmosphere, and you can choose one or many treatments. Treatments are done by professional massage therapists and estheticians, using professional spa products in clean and private rooms with fresh linen. You can find day spas easily anywhere on Koh Samui, whether in a tourist street area or in your hotel.

Tamarind Springs in Koh Samui

Tamarind Springs is renowned for being Koh Samui’s first dedicated day spa. Shade-giving trees, rocks and flowing spring water all contribute to calming the senses. It is perfect for those seeking absolute relaxation and tranquility and a luxurious experience. All masseuses are qualified and extensive treatments are on offer.

Be sure to check out Tamarind Springs’ signature treatment, the “Twice as Nice Prakop”. Aromatic and nurturing, this healing Thai massage applies steaming herbs along the energy lines of the body in order to relieve aches and energize muscles.

Tamarind Springs is the best choice for you to have a holistic yoga retreat. You can have a custom holiday package with tropical villa accommodation, access to a large open-plan yoga sala with all required yoga equipment andan experienced yoga instructor.

Location: 205/7 Thong Takian, Koh Samui 84310

Opening Time: 09.00 - 21.00

Amata Spa in Chaweng Beach

Amata Spa is a perfect place for combining a day of pampering with blissful beach relaxation. It has a herbal steam room, a shower room with high-power jets of water, a cold-water plunge pool and a splashing waterfall. The spa manager is a registered nurse who will assist you to choose a therapy to suit your needs. All the therapists are experts in massage, aromatherapy, diet and nutrition.

Amata Spa offers an extensive list of individual treatments, including body scrubs & wraps, facials, massage, reflexology and sun soothing treatments. The spa uses natural products to ensure that you benefit fully from each treatment. Also try hydrotherapy and chill-out zone while you are there.

Amata Spa offers a resort with private beach, chlorine-free fresh water pool, and great food. Enjoy both, local and western food, made with the freshest coconut cream in curries and cocktails.

Location: 9 Moo 2, TambonBophut, Koh Samui 84320

Opening time: 09.00 - 21.00

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Yoga Guide in Koh Samui

Koh Samui is a destination for all things green, organic, and healthy.A yoga class is a suitable choice whatever your schedule and skill level, during any season.

Yoga Retreats

Yoga retreats offer you daily yoga classes that come with organic health cuisine or gourmet vegetarian food, along with spa facilities offering massages and detox. All the wellness facilities are there to support the well-rounded healthy yoga lifestyle with expert yoga instructors. The price depends on which resort you stay at, duration, and kind of yoga class you take.


Kamalaya is a true luxury wellness sanctuary, dedicated to all forms of holistic health and healing for mind, body and spirit. Try the 3, 5, or 7 night Personal Yoga Synergy Program, which offers private one-to-one yoga sessions with customized instruction along with personal wellness analysis and consultations, complementary spa treatments, including Ayurveda therapies from experienced Indian therapists.

The luxurious and comfortable guest rooms range from balcony rooms with sweeping sea views, to big villas with outdoor baths, pool villas, and pool suites. The food at Kamalaya is multi-award winning and absolutely healthy, delicious and luxurious, with detox or weight loss menus and à la carte gourmet cuisine, including the most delicious non-dairy chocolate desserts.

Yoga Resorts

Some high-end resorts in Koh Samui provide many kinds of short-time yoga classes in a group, or by private instruction, based on your own skill and schedule. They also offerdelicious health food, detox programs, and wellness facilities to relax the mind, reignite your spirit and regain balance.

Banyan Tree Samui

Banyan Tree Samui is a luxury all-pool villa resort in Koh Samui, combining the best elements of a tropical getaway with a pristine beach, blissful spa escapes, bespoke dining offers, locally-infused experiences, a personal villa host concierge and unparalleled views.

With a wide range of facilities for the best resort lifestyle, you can enjoy your yoga time in a group or with a private tutor.

Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui

Fringed by breezy coconut palms, Four Seasons Resort Koh Samui has 70 luxury villas and private residences with astonishing panoramas of the Gulf of Thailand.

Each accommodation is crafted for outdoor living: relax in your private infinity pool, sunbathe on the wooden deck and revel in an al fresco bathing experience. Enjoy yoga, meditation, orpilates classes and practice at a yoga pavilion in private. Complimentary yoga classes are available on Mondays and Fridays at 8am.

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Outdoor Yoga

Besides takingyoga classes in a hotel, you can easily find some yoga workshopor studios that provide drop-in classes.You can also practice yoga by yourself or together with your group outdoors in the garden or on the beach, relaxing body and mind while enjoying the cool air and stunning scenery.

Vikasa Yoga Retreat

Vikasa Yoga Retreat is a boutique yoga resort and organic restaurant, offering an inspiring yoga environment. The landscape and the surroundings are absolutely stunning, set in a spectacular ocean cliff-side environment which gives you breathtaking sea-views from every single spot. It is a perfect place for outdoor yoga.

It also offers you a signature yoga vacation, 365 days a year, that includes daily yoga, meditation, amazing healthy, fresh and delicious food, inspiring environment, stunning natural surroundings and friendly atmosphere.


The Yogarden in Koh Samui is a wonderfully relaxed yoga retreat with experienced instructors, a breezy open sala, garden and healthy organic food café. All types of yoga are available as well as detox programs and therapy treatments. The Yogarden is a relaxed, welcoming and happy community. It is open Monday to Saturday.

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