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First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui

3 stars
27/6 Chaweng RoadKoh SamuiSurat Thani84320Thailand, ‏800-491-6126
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Excellent4.0 / 5
Service
Fantastic service
Location
Great location
Amenities
Bad amenities
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First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui

Hotel Info: 866-539-8117

from $29
  • Family Room
  • Superior room with breakfast
  • Superior Room
  • Family Room (Mini)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 50 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • One child (3 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available on request) *

  • Ferry terminal shuttle *

Parking

  • Free self parking

Offsite

  • Area shuttle *

  • Shopping center shuttle *

Also known as

  • First Residence
  • First Residence Hotel
  • First Residence Hotel Koh Samui
  • First Residence Koh Samui
  • Hotel First Residence

Policies

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for THB 875 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of THB 300 for adults and THB 250 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of THB 550 per vehicle (one way)

Airport shuttle service for children costs THB 0.00 (one-way)

Ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle and shopping center shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Pool umbrellas
Services
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 2007
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
Accessibility
  • Accessible bathroom

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • 21-inch TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping

First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui’s small print

Also known as

  • First Residence
  • First Residence Hotel
  • First Residence Hotel Koh Samui
  • First Residence Koh Samui
  • Hotel First Residence

Policies

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for THB 875 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of THB 300 for adults and THB 250 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of THB 550 per vehicle (one way)

Airport shuttle service for children costs THB 0.00 (one-way)

Ferry terminal shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle and shopping center shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Recent reviews

Excellent 4.0 /5 from 71 reviews

First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui
Outstanding5.0 / 5
Nice location, very affordable, and pool is great
Best value for money you can find in Samui. The room was very spacious and was cleaned properly by staff. Tuktuks to the main street are just 50 baht per person, so with 5 mins drive away - this hotel provides amazing proximity to the scene in an affordable price.
2 night romance trip
First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui
Good3.0 / 5
Great location, basic hotel
The hotel was towards the end of the strip on chaweng beach. Location was great for the price with a half hour leisurely walk down the strip to get to the shops and restaurants. We arrived and were given a room of the first floor but had paid for a pool view room. The lady quickly changed us to a room on the fourth floor over looking the pool with no problems. There was no lift so this was a bit of a trek. The room was basic but clean and for the price we could not complain. There was a sewage smell coming from the bathroom at times which wasn't so reassuring. The shower was a bit temperamental to get to the temperature you want. You also have to go down to reception to ask for a hairdryer which was a bit annoying. One umbrella in the room which was good for the rain season but could have done with 2! The bed was two singles put together and the split could be felt. Rock hard beds too but there was a sign saying to ask for a soft mattress topper if needed. Breakfast was below average, however one of the guys that worked there would prepare an egg your way fresh. I probably would not book this hotel again as we booked it last minute due to a change in our travel plans but it did the job and was a key location for us. The price was a major factor for us as we had left another hotel on the west of Thailand early due to the bad weather.
2 night romance trip
First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui
Excellent4.0 / 5
Few days in Samui
Big room with a nice balcony to have breakfast and tea on. Cleaned daily. Powerful shower. No in room safe unfortunately. Lockers available at reception though Friendly enough staff would answer any questions
5 night romance trip
First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui
Excellent4.0 / 5
Excellent value for money
This is a fantastic hotel, it has all you need at a great price. The pool is great and only a 5 minute walk to the beach. The staff were very helpful. The main section of Koh Samui is a short taxi ride away however there are some cute bars near to the hotel.
2 night trip with friends
First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui
Outstanding5.0 / 5
We stayed here for four nights at the beginning of our holidays in Thailand .. This is a fab hotel it has everything that you could wish for .. It's clean ,the staff are great and will go out of their way to make your stay one to remember , I admit I was a little aprehensive when my partner first suggested this hotel only because of the price being low but I'm so glad we stopped .. Really this hotel should be charging double this rate its that good .. Hotels clean Staff are so friendly and helpful Pools just right We never ate here so I can't rate the restraunt only because we liked the food markets so much which are a ten minute walk away in the hustle and bustle .
4 night romance trip

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First Residence Hotel, Koh Samui

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