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The Library

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#25 of 104 Hotels in Chaweng
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Very different hotel experience to your normal hotel, however probably the best property on Chaweng. Attentive service, close to all the action in the night bazaar and about a 10 minute beach walk to Ark Bar (beach nightclub/bar). We had a couple of cool beach attendants one called 'Oh' and another I do not recall his name! Very friendly chaps!!!...

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Reviewed 25 September 2013

Stayed here based on a recommendation from a friend and had a fantastic experience from start to finish. The staff is friendly and very attentive. The facilities are well managed and the restaurant is very very underrated. This is a slice of calm & peace within an area that is otherwise loud and obnoxious (in a good way) Best hotel...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Stayed 3 nights in a Studio room (upstairs). The room was large and comfortable--a double bed plus a sofa. Elegant and simple decor. The bathroom was amazing too. The pool is really nice--the red color makes it quite different from regular swimming pools. The restaurant has good food and drinks, and the staff are happy to serve you while you...

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Ko Samui, Thailand
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Like they say "ones men's meat is another men's poison"... The Library is definitely my MEAT! Located right in the centre of bustling Chaweng, but yet you would only get peace and serenity within The Library's premises. This is thanks to the super job by the security staff, whom always ensure outsiders are kept out at all times. From the...

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Redditch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2013

The Library was the location for my daughters wedding in July 2013 The venue and attention the management and staff to every detail made it the perfect location. Wedding layout on the beach was lovely and romantic, the flowers were fresh and vivid colours. The wedding reception was laid out in front of the red pool facing the beach was...

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London
Reviewed 25 August 2013 via mobile

We stayed at The Library for 5 nights as part of our honeymoon and it was everything we expected it to be. We had arranged a pick up from the ferry port and were met by a beautifully air conditioned car with a personalised folder full of information. No charge was made for the pick up which I thought was...

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1Thank Emma M
Indonesia
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Pia and I stayed at the Library for one week during mid August 2013. It is located right in the middle of Chaweng Beach on Koh Samui, Thailand. The food is great, cocktails fantastic and the general ambience of the place is laid back and restful. The early morning walks along the beach was a great way to start the...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 August 2013

My husband and I booked our wedding directly through the Library and celebrated the big day in July 2013. All of the planning was communicated via email but the staff Were fantastic and they understood our every request. When we arrived and met with the staff they were extremely organised and had pictures of the flowers, cake and design of...

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Bundeena, Australia
Reviewed 9 August 2013 via mobile

I loved the minimalist design of the hotel it is really different, but in a good way. The library hotel is a member of the 'design hotel group' for a good reason. The only issue we had was with the cleanliness of the bathroom. We found hairs in the bath tub, the mirrors have not been wiped for a while...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 31 July 2013

My wife and I stayed here for 4 nights and extremely enjoyed, well, practically everything. The location is awesome, just in the middle of Chaweng's main street, however you don't hear any of the street's commotion once you enter the hotel area. The rooms are big, comfortable and have all the perks you need (even an iMac for surfing). There's...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Library is a stunning conceptual hotel built in a semi-minimalist architectural design, located at the heart of Chaweng Beach. Shaped by the hands of an island local who was inspired by books and a simple lifestyle philosophy, the property has now become an international icon of style and was recently recognized by Tripadvisor as the number one trendiest hotel in Thailand (2012).The Library offers its guests a total of 26 unique accommodations in the form of Exotic Suites located on the ground floor, Smart Studios on the upper levels, an ultra-luxurious unit called the Bookmark and an expansive 2-Bedroom Suite. Interspersed with age-old trees and various works of art, The Library and its surroundings boast a balance of nature and culture. Interiors bathed in a minimalist palette are completed with modern facilities. True to the belief that a perfect holiday equals an opportunity to enjoy one good novel, guests are invited to browse through the well-curated collection of books at The Lib, which gives The Library its distinctive name. An award-winning restaurant called The Page is also open for all-day dining, and the Drink Gallery whips up an artistic blend of good food, warm vibes and the island's most fantastic drinks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Library

Address: 14/1 Moo 2, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range: $374 - $676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Library 4.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
The Library Hotel Bophut
Library Koh Samui
Library Hotel Koh Samui
The Library Ko Samui, Thailand - Chaweng
Hotel Style:
#9 Family Hotel in Chaweng
#12 Romantic Hotel in Chaweng
#17 Luxury Hotel in Chaweng
#23 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
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“Best view and stuning out door pool..”
Shin_Melb, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on ground floor are a bit larger and higher category - only concern are mosquitos”
franzd739, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All rooms pretty good from what we saw...”
stj0hng, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go as near to the red pool as possible”
TrippingKev, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Be careful with accessibility: we had an upper floor room people with reduced mobility could never reach”
Francesca1709, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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