First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui)

27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Road, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320  show map
 3 stars
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First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui)

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Dining room

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Solarium

Overview

The 3-star First Residence Hotel enjoys its location within walking distance to the beach. The comfortable hotel is a good example of Thai architecture in Chaweng.

The hotel is approximately 20 minutes' walk from Thai Boxing Stadium. Just 20 minutes' walk from Chaweng city center.

First Residence Hotel is within a 5-minute drive to Koh Samui airport.

Rooms

First Residence Hotel offers compact rooms with a minibar, a seating area, a balcony, multi-channel television and climate control as well as an electric kettle, a fridge and coffee/tea makers. Some rooms overlook the garden. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring a hairdryer, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

A day at First Residence Hotel begins with a rich breakfast. Guests can enjoy Italian and Thai cuisine in Risto Bar Rino located 150 meters away.

Services

Business guests will appreciate a meeting room, a photocopier and an internet corner available on site.

Relax

Cribs and a pool for children are provided at First Residence Hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Gay friendly

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Chaise lounges
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Internet television
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Road, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320

Get directions
City Center
  • Chaweng (Koh Samui)
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Koh Samui (USM)
    4.1 km
Restaurants
  • Risto Bar Rino (cuisine: Italian)
    110 m
  • The Chef (cuisine: Thai)
    220 m
Beaches
  • Aquapark
    1.4 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Hotel Awards

ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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Rooms and availability

First Residence Hotel photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Double Room - With Breakfast

First Residence Hotel photos Room
Superior Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Tiled/marble floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

The Standard room is 30.4 sq. m. and is equipped with air-conditioning, cable television, telephone, and mini bar.All Superior Rooms have their own balconies and also all enjoyed views of the tropical garden and the pool.

First Residence Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center1.2 km
  • Jungle Club Samui 1.4 km
  • KC Beach Club Chaweng1.5 km
  • Reggae Pub Ko Samui2.0 km
  • Chaweng Lake2.1 km
  • Ark Bar Samui2.4 km
  • Solo Bar2.6 km
  • Starz Cabaret2.6 km
  • The Green Mango Club2.6 km
  • Prego Italian Restaurant3.2 km

Shopping areas

  • Chaweng Walking Street1.2 km
  • Top Supermarket Chaweng Beach2.2 km
  • Tesco Lotus Chaweng2.8 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Chaweng Viewpoint1.5 km

Stadiums

  • Petbuncha Thai Boxing Stadium1.6 km

Theaters

  • Samui Theatre Major Chaweng Branch2.8 km

Business areas

  • Thai International Hospital3.1 km

Local attractions

  • Silver Beach2.5 km
    Samui, Koh Samui
  • Grandmother and Grandfather Rocks 4.5 km
    Lamai Beach, Koh SamuiThailand
  • Lamai Beach5.1 km
    Koh SamuiThailand
  • Wat Plai Laem2.7 km
    Nr Ban Plai Laem School, Road 4171, Koh Samui
  • Samui Crocodile Farm4.9 km
    30/24 Moo4

Near the hotel

  • Aquapark1.4 km
    Chaweng beach, Koh Samui

    Restaurants nearby

    • Risto Bar Rino110 m

      Address: 80/25 Had Chaweng 1

      70% likes this, based on 74 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Samui Paleang Restaurant260 m

      Address: 11/18 Moo 3 Chaweng Main Road
      Phone: 089 645 2458

      92% likes this, based on 18 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai
      Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 6

    • Twisted Thai810 m

      Address: 86 Moo 3 Chaweng Noi Beach
      Phone: +66 (0) 7742 2020-36

      66% likes this, based on 77 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai

    • The Chef220 m

      Address: 49 Moo 3, Chaweng Beach
      Phone: +66 77 230 294

      64% likes this, based on 49 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai

    • Spirit House Restaurant700 m

      Address: 155/60 Moo 2
      Phone: 66 77 414 101

      86% likes this, based on 495 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      50

    Hotel Awards

    ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in Thailand

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    Hotels nearby
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    2 stars
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    First Residence Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at First Residence Hotel

    Average guest rating

    7.4out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 71 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Location
    5.6
    Rooms
    6.6
    Service
    5.8
    Value
    6.0

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      7.4

      Nice hotel, situated at the south of Chaweng Beach: far enough to avoid the noisy area, but close enough to walk. The beach is at 5 minutes walk, however you should also go to try the beaches from Lamai. The room was big and clean, with a decent balcony. As they promised, the staff provided daily drinking water, coffee and tea (to do it yourself) for free. The breakfast was delicious (if I remember well, i had a fried egg, ham, fresh juice, toast with butter and jam, fresh fruits: papaya and watermelon). The wifi wasn't free in the room, but they had 3 PCs at the reception with free internet access (usable up to 23 o clock). The swimming pool was clean and we swam a couple of times, but the don't have (or turn on) the jacuzzi as I though they will.

      The bathroom was modern, but not really new (there where chalk stains on the sink, the shower was a little rusty), however it was nice and clean. The water temperature changed sometimes during the shower from warm to cold, but this happened to me at almost all hotels in Thailand.

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      location was slightly out the way which i liked - staff very freindly and pool and spa great

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      the staff is nice

      the noises from outside is unberable during the nights

    • Couple
      7.0

      good value for money, it is a quiet hotel, friendly staff

      restaurant has no atmosphere, organize trips etc better at a tour operator

    • Couple
      2.4

      Low price.

      Cockroaches in the bathroom. No warm water. Warm water finishes after 5 minutes.

    • Single
      6.6

      I liked the location, near to malls and city night life. The personnel was friendly.

      The airco was old and very noisy.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Good location, exellent price and staff.

    • Group of friends
      7.8

      Clean, good location if having a motor bike, staff friendly, and the swimming pool was nice.

      The locatoin is good for people renting motor bikes but little far if walked to the main shopping area.

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      Pool, clean rooms, helpful staff, good location away from noise but close to the beach.

      Bad shower, very hard beds

    • Single
      10.0

      I have stayed in this hotel twice now. I think it is a great location as it is on the quite side of chaweng but only a 10-15 walk to the centre of chaweng or £1 in a taxi. The staff are so friendly and nice and will help you. The rooms are big but the only thing that might put you of is there is a smell in the bathroom due to drains. Great swimming pool which is always quite. I go to Samui 3 times a year and will always stay at this hotel for the price and its inly a 2 min walk away from the beach

    • Couple
      5.8

      Good pool. Not too far from the beach but not in the main area of Chaweng. We moved onto a beach side resort for another £9 per night, which included breakfast. Location really let this place down. Hotel was clean and well maintained. Toilet a bit smelly in room.

    • Couple
      7.8

      Rooms are huge for the area staff very helpful and polite nice swimmingpool

      They charged us for a nights stay on my credit card even tho we paid in full in cash.

    • Group of friends
      7.0

      The bedroom itself was clean and comfortable, however the bathroom smelled absolutely awful and no amount of febreeze could remedy that. There are computers and free wi-fi.

      The reception up front was super sketch. We were looking to book a ferry to Koh Phangan for the full moon party and told us we had to book with this specific company (for a high price) because everything else was fully booked. We took our chances and went to an agency and easily found another way around. Other examples, similar results. Did I mention the bathroom really smelled?

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      My friends and I enjoyed our stay at First Residence Hotel.The things we liked: 1. Cleaning service. 2. Staff: hospitable, willing to help and HONEST! We lost 200$ in the hotel but we thought that we had lost it outside while riding a motorbike. That's why we didn't ask the staff whether they had found it. But to our suprise the manager told us that a maid had found it and they gave our money back! Thank you once again!!! 3. Swimming pool is awesome: nice depth, clean water. Beach is quite near, only 3-5 min walk.

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      Staff were friendly and always willing to help

      The location was not exactly near the central chaweng strip. This meant a daily taxi ride to the centre.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel First Residence Hotel - Chaweng (Koh Samui) Chaweng (Koh Samui) location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    27/6 Moo.3 Chaweng Road, Chaweng (Koh Samui), Thailand, 84320

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Chaweng (Koh Samui)
      1.3 km
    Airports
    • Koh Samui (USM)
      4.1 km
    Restaurants
    • Risto Bar Rino (cuisine: Italian)
      110 m
    • The Chef (cuisine: Thai)
      220 m
    Beaches
    • Aquapark
      1.4 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2007
    • Number of floors:
      4
    • Number of rooms:
      50

    Hotel Awards

    ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedChaweng (Koh Samui)First Residence Hotel

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Family Hotels in Thailand

    Use Badge