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Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui

3-star3 stars
159/89, Moo 2, Chaweng Beach, BophutKoh SamuiSurat Thani84320Thailand

3-star beachfront resort with pool bar, near Phetch Buncha Thai Boxing Stadium
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Collect nightsFor every 10 nights, get 1 free!
Great location
Delicious food
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Value for money
Value for money could be better
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Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui

from $54
  • Superior Double Room free one way airport pickup
  • Deluxe Double Room free one way airport pickup
  • Premier Deluxe Double Room free one way airport pickup
  • Deluxe Twin Room free one way airport pickup
  • Premier Deluxe Twin Room free one way airport pickup
  • Superior Twin Room free one way airport pickup

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 328 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times from 9 AM to 9 PM. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free airport pickup from 9 AM to 9 PM *


  • Free self parking (limited)
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • English breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
Things to do
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Spa tub
  • Nightclub
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Billiards or pool table
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • ATM/banking
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Onsite venue - This beachfront restaurant specializes in Thai cuisine.

Onsite venue #2 - This restaurant is located on the beach and specializes in international cuisine.

Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui’s small print

Also known as

  • Ark Bar
  • Ark Bar Beach
  • Ark Bar Beach Resort
  • Ark Bar Resort
  • Ark Beach
  • Ark Beach Bar
  • Ark Beach Bar Resort
  • Ark Beach Resort
  • Bar Beach Resort


Guests should be aware that this hotel arranges a pool and beach party every Wednesday and Friday from 2 PM to 2 AM. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for THB 1350.00 per night

English breakfast is offered for an extra charge of THB 200 per person (approximately)

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.

What’s around Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui


  • In Chaweng City Center
  • Phetch Buncha Thai Boxing Stadium - 20 min walk
  • Chaweng Beach - 1 min walk
  • Central Festival Samui - 3 min walk
  • Chaweng Lake - 8 min walk
  • Chaweng Thai Boxing Stadium - 18 min walk
  • Chaweng Noi Beach - 34 min walk
  • Thai International Hospital - 35 min walk

Getting around

  • Ko Samui (USM) - 16 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking
  • Free airport pick-up

Recent reviews

Good 7.2 From 339 reviews

Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui
Wonderful spot right in the heart of the action and great value!
Peter, us2 night trip
Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui
A miserly loud hotel.
I wouldnt recommend this Hotel to my worst enemy. The music poolsside was actually quite OK until the evenings arrived of the Wednesdays and Fridays, where the overated DJs played underated music to extremely drunk juveniles some of whom letched over my girlfriend infront of me. Just two pillows in the room so we asked for another two I suggest you do the same. Complained about the cleaning of the room. I decided to stay for just one extra night and informed the staff of this fact on Arrival, after coming back from a lovely day out this was spoilt by an A 4 note on the door informing us to contact reception...which I didnt. At 11.50 reception demanded I come and pay immeadiately for this extra night LOL. There is a hitler of a manager there has no interest whatsoever in CRM as he swiflty called security accusing me of not wanting to pay my bill(joke).Lastly there isnt a buffet there also with only 5 choices allowed to be made. I think the Hotel is being run by scrooge as even the juices are cheap and watered down.
Simon, us5 night romance trip
Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui
loud music
if u like loud music room are small the location is perfect
A Traveler, us1 night trip
Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui
Overpriced and less comfortable than expected
Ulas, us2 night trip with friends
Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui
Better book another one close and go for Party the
Mens world full of Idiots
Swiss, us3 night trip

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Ark Bar Beach Resort, Koh Samui

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