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There can be few moments as delightful and as romantic as taking a cruise aboard Santiburi's over 50-year-old Siamese sailing junk, "Tangaroa" at sunset when all the rich colors of Samui' s enchanting coastline come alive.
A sunset cruise is but one of the voyages of discovery you can take aboard the "Tangaroa". Others include snorkeling, fishing, BBQ and honeymoon cruises, as well as tailor-made excursions that offer the best way to appreciate Samui and its surrounding islands.
Here, just an hour's flight from Bangkok, you'll discover the perfect escape into an idyllic tropical paradise. The natural setting is unparalleled and unspoilt, while all is balanced by superb facilities to fulfill every dream of a fantasy island.
Adding to the wonder of it all is Santiburi Dusit Resort, renowned for offering the most exclusive and secluded hideaway in Samui, where the sheer peace of the island is matched only by unashamed luxury.
Hidden among the tropical greenery, and widely spaced for optimum privacy, are 12 Equatorial suites, 59 deluxe villlas and 2 Santiburi suites. Each villa is designed like an elegant Thai home, with beutiful wooden floors, opulent Siamese furnishings and a large terrace overlooking the beach or gardens.
Modern state of-the-art amenities have been discreetly infused into the tradition of Thai Style ambience. From the magnificently appointed bathrooms to satelite television, and video and CD players, everything has been provided for the enjoyment of pampered luxury. A world of gracious living, in natural and relaxed surroundings.
Should you care for a ittle more activity, there are plenty of opportunities for watersports. Windsurfing and dinghy sailing are available for accomplished enthusiasts and novices alike. For the really adventurous there are many fine Scuba diving and Snorkelling sites around the island.
There is also a magnificent swimming pool and whirlpool for your further enjoyment in the sun, all surrounded by the refreshing greenery of the tropical gardens.
Royal Thai cuisine is the speciality of Sala Thai, whilst delicious international and seafood dishes are served at Vimarnmek. Both restaurants add to the dining esperience by offering settings in either elegant airconditioned comfort or on palm-shaded terraces open to the cooling sea breeze.
In less formal tyle, the Rim Talay Beach Bar, Pool Bar and Taksin Lobby Lounge provide pleasingly casual venues for drinks and light meals.
Attentive yet unobtrusive service in the timeless Thai way, complements the culinary excellence and the irresistible charm of the surroundings.
Located on Koh Samui's quieter, mor traditional northern shore, Santiburi stands alone amid twenty three acres of lush gardens, facing its own palm-shaded beach. In this tropical setting, the low-rise resort has been designed as a modern interpretation of traditional Thai architecture to be in total harmony with its natural surroundings.
Matching the design is a style of hospitality that is again uniquely Thai. It all combines to produce a retreat of rare distinction with nothing overlooked to ensure a perfect stay.
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