X2 Resort at Koh Samui officialy opens its door


Koh Samui, Thailand – After successfully opening X2 Kui Buri in 2007, X2 (pronounced “Cross To”) Resorts, Thailand’s first chain of designer resorts, is ready to unveil the latest X2 Resort at Koh Samui on the June 15, 2008.

Koh Samui Island, the 3rd largest island and one of the most famous beach destinations in Thailand, is becoming increasingly popular for luxury resorts. The management team and owner, Astudo Hotel & Resort Management, is holding hands with LIFESTYLEHOTELS to deliver a unique experience of “luxury by design”.

Located on the tranquil Beach of Hua Thanon Beach (South of Lamai Beach) on the south-east coast of Koh Samui, X2 Resort overlooks the Gulf of Thailand with 100 meters of private beachfront where 50 year-old trees provide a true X2 atmosphere designed to satisfy the spirit.

The resort occupies 5 acres (12 Rais / 20,235 sqm) of land embracing 27 unique designer villas. Each designer styled private villa features a spacious private terrace, a garden patio, and entertainment including a home theatre/DVD/LCD with satellite TV, a movie and music library, a selection of magazines and free high speed WiFi internet access throughout the resort.

X2 Samui is also equipped with its popular X2 Spa and an impressive outdoor massage pavilion to deliver a combination of traditional massages and spa treatments.

As well as in every other X2 Resort, the well known 4K(pronounced “fork”) restaurant and bar, which provides a ‘mix & match’ of eastern and western dishes and the best of fusion, will ensure that every single guest never gets bored. Local products in season and organic ingredients dominate the menu.

According to Astudo CEO and Co-owner Anthony McDonald, X2 Samui is truly a totally unique resort. “It is the kind of resort that guests do not want to leave. The service is of course 5-star and the private villas are a sublime relaxing oasis. The peaceful and spacious atmosphere of the resort provides a feeling akin to a 21st century temple experience.”