Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa

4.5* out of 5 stars

The Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa is an intimate hotel situated at the best end of the stunning Bophut Beach, on the northern coast of Koh Samui. Beautifully nestled between 80 metres of ivory sands and a spectacular coconut grove, this boutique hotel is a tropical paradise highly recommended for couples in search of the perfect romantic retreat.

The 26 cottages, villas and bungalows at this amazing resort offer an exquisite blend of traditional Thai decor and ultra modern innovations. Wooden floors, stylish furniture and floor-to-ceiling windows offering panoramic vistas of the ocean or the surrounding manicured gardens are among the facilities at these spectacular spaces.

Guests at the Zazen resort can let their body and soul be reenergized and rejuvenated at its idyllic spa; an authentic sanctuary of tranquillity that includes ancient treatments and the finest massage therapies. For those that simply cannot pry themselves away from the pristine shoreline, the resort even offers massages at the Beach Sala.

Guests are also invited on an unforgettable culinary adventure at the selection of delectable restaurants, bars and the wine cellar. For an authentic cultural experience don't miss Thai cooking classes at Le Salon de Ti and the Thai dance shows held at the highly recommended Zazen Restaurant.

With its secluded environment and boasting one of the most impressive backdrops on earth, the Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa has everything needed to forget everyday worries and enjoy the holiday of a lifetime.

Please note: Due to construction of a new swimming pool and refurbishment of the rooms Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa will be temporary closed until 1st of December 2022. 



Deluxe Garden Bungalow

A glorious fifty square meters of living space, an idyllic garden setting, an exotic veranda, the eleven Garden Deluxe Bungalows are perfect for couples and families, accommodating an extra bed if requested, a wealth of modern amenities, and days upon days of lounging and living at home in the sun.

Located just five meters from the beach and even closer to the pool, these homes represent a highly dreamed of and rarely found place in paradise, the perfect location for unrivalled holiday of endless pleasure. The Garden Deluxe Bungalows a picture of richness and opulence. The walls are decorated with sweeping mirrors and handpicked artifacts from across South East Asia. Floors are scattered with cushions and a day bed provides an all-day source of comfort.

Your king sized, supportive mattress dominates as a regal centerpiece of a majestic room. The bathrooms are open-air, Balinese and magnificent. With healing spa rain showers and an abundance of amenities, the rooms are a breath of fresh air.

Garden Villa

Amid the greenery of beautifully lush gardens and boasting an expansive 65 square meters of living space, the Garden Villas are the most luxurious, and spacious, rooms at Zazen. Couples may enjoy a romantic, candle lit dinner in the privacy of their own terrace, especially arranged by our Master Chef and catered for you to the finest detail.

The wide open living rooms, easily accommodating as many as three adults and two children, are blessed with an array of cushions, the perfect escape in which to relax during the day, and recline in the evening enjoying a complementary DVD from our Boutique on your 40 inch flat screen TV.

The Garden Villas are tastefully decorated with carefully chosen art and artifacts from across the region, and the bathrooms a perfect blend of Balinese style and modern amenities. On a raised wooden platform, your king sized bed provides supportive and splendid comfort, from which you will awake each morning to the fresh garden air, generous island sun, and endless island possibilities.

Beachfront Deluxe Bungalow

On the sands of Samui, lulled by the gentle sound of the wave, the sea breeze drifting over the veranda through the wide open window, the five exclusive Beachfront bungalows of Zazen stand as sun washed holiday dream, a highly sought after, never to be forgotten haven in which to pass your holiday in paradise.

Your Moroccan lounge sits nestled in a front corner of the balcony, a playful alcove of cushions and comfort in which the young at heart love to laze, an ideal spot for an extra bed for the children. At the centre of a luxurious 45 square meters of living space, on a raised wooden platform, is your majestic king sized bed, surrounded by exotic decorative art and sheer expanse of space.

The Balinese open air bathrooms with beautiful wooden parquet floors are amazingly beautiful. Large mirrors and carefully designed lighting create the atmosphere of your choice, and especially selected amenities make this a room for pampering a pleasure. Completely refurbished in May 2007 with bespoke leather furniture and a whole new level of comfort, these rooms now feature iPods with JBL station, large screen TVs, DVD players an wireless internet, a world at your hand in the heart of paradise.


  • Activity Programme
  • Bars
  • Beach
  • Beach Bar
  • Bicycles
  • Concierge
  • Covid-19 Protocols
  • Daily Cleaning/Housekeeping
  • Family Pool
  • Gym
  • Pool Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Shuttle Service to Attractions
  • Spa
  • Tours
  • Watersports
  • Wi-Fi



Food & Drink

Beach Sala Private Dining

Dine beneath the stars and in the glow of the candlelights surrounding your own

Le Salon de Ti

This new venue welcomes you in an intimate space decorated with a perfect blend of new & old world. Louis XVI style furniture, chandeliers and breathtaking views over the bay of Bophut provide guests with an elegant yet relaxed home atmosphere. The venue offers a

The Humidor

Cigar Humidor with a choice of ove go Havanas and Dominican variety.

The Rouge Lounge

invites guests for pre and post dinner drinks and a choice from fine wines. Located on the waterfront, next to the restaurant and pool, the lounge is a perfect gathering point for guests and a centre point of the Zazen social scene.

Wine Cellar

The Zazen Wine Celler was born to be one of the most talked about places on the island. With its unique underground design below the sea level and near to perfect storing conditions, guests are invited to discover and choose among a selection of 300 fine wine labels from 17 different countries.

Zazen Restaurant

With its renowned and most recommended cuisine welcomes guests in a glamorous and romantic atmosphere. The open-air beachfront terrace and bar overlooking the Gulf of Thailand make Zazen Restaurant a unique venue for any special celebration. What's more, twice a week the restaurant comes to life with live musicians and Thai dance shows which offer guests an unmissable cultural experience.