The popular holiday destination of Koh Samui is fast becoming one of Thailands most competitive property markets. Coconut trees and waterfalls abound here while this tropical island boasts an idyllic natural beauty making it a picture postcard location where homebuyers can truly buy into the dream.
Since Koh Samui’s international airport was finished in 1989 the island has seen more and more visitors through its doors and now the airport can claim well over a million passengers per year. This combined with the packed hourly ferries that run to the island can give an idea of just how many people are attracted to Samui’s azure seas.
Despite the ups and downs of any new growth market Koh Samui has ridden out the storm well and is now basking in a protracted period of steady growth. Canny investment property buyers have seen impressive returns on their money here and the market is becoming more diverse each year. Developers are now offering products that cover a wide array of needs from simple bungalow style houses to high spec ultra modern designed villas that wouldn’t be out of place on Malibu beach.
The island of Koh Samui has much to offer in the way of shopping, dining, activities and all aspects of lifestyle. The full potential is being noticed internationally and the future looks bright for this little gem in the gulf of Thailand.