Availability: Imperial Boat House Beach Resort
Superior RoomMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Premier Double RoomMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Poolside TerraceMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Honeymoon SuiteMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Boat Double SuiteMax Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)
Authentic rice barges converted into luxury suites
On Choeng Mon Beach
This beachside resort on Choeng Mon Beach's sandy bay is 10 minutes by car to Samui Airport, the Big Buddha Statue, and Chaweng Beach. The Thai Boxing Stadium and Jundle Minigolf are a short drive away.
Spa, pool, and beach
Two theme pools flank the 34 luxury suites converted from teak rice barges; a day spa and dive shop complement the wide range of water sports available.
Garden views and boat suites
All guestrooms feature Thai décor, teak furnishing, hardwood floors, air conditioning, and balconies or patios looking out onto the pools and gardens.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Renovations & Closures
- The hotel will be renovating from 5 July 2014 to 12 July 2014 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
Guests will have access to the following alternate facilities during the renovation:
- One of the swimming pools
Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.
- Outdoor pool
Imperial Boat House Beach Resort Amenities
The beachfront Imperial Boat House Beach Resort has 210 Thai-style rooms. 34 are converted teak barges scattered through the gardens, and the remaining 76 are distributed throughout the eight three-storey buildings. There are two pools – one flanked by monkey fountains and the other shaped like a boat, complete with cannons and a crow's nest. A day spa, dive centre, tailor, gift shop, and library are also onsite. Windsurfing, snorkeling, and sea-kayaking equipment is available free to hotel guests. The Boat Cafe is open for breakfast, lunch, brunch, and dinner.
Complimentary, guarded, outdoor parking is offered by the hotel. A shuttle from the ferry terminal is also available, at a surcharge.
An Internet room and five conference-equipped meeting rooms with a total capacity of 800 people, are available.
Internet access: An Internet room with PCs with Internet access for hire is available (surcharge). Wireless Internet access is available in public areas only
Conference/function room(s): The property has five meeting rooms, four of which can be arranged as classrooms, theatres, or banquet halls. Choengmon 1 can accommodate up to 300 people, Choengmon 2 fits up to 200 people, and Choengmon 3 and 4 can accommodate up to 50 people each. The open air Sala is roofed, but has no walls. It caters for up to 200 people, and is not available in the classroom or theatre configuration. There is a total of 646 square metres (6,954 square feet) of conference space. Meeting rooms have podiums and stages, and offer table and standing microphones, amplifiers, equalisers, TV monitor multi-systems, VDO player multi- systems, slide projectors, overhead projectors, and drop screens.
- Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
- Ferry terminal shuttle (surcharge)
- Shopping center shuttle (surcharge)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Picnic area
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Arcade/game room
- Total number of rooms - 210
- Number of floors - 3
- Babysitting or childcare
- Conference space size (meters) - 646
- Barbecue grill(s)
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Full-service spa
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Health club
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Billiards or pool table
- Free Wi-Fi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Computer station
- Luggage storage
- Area shuttle (surcharge)
- One meeting room
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Poolside bar
- Room service (limited hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (feet) - 6953
- Year Built 1991
- Number of buildings/towers - 8
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Children's pool
- Outdoor pool
- Television in lobby
- Wedding services
- Spa services on site
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Free wired high-speed Internet
- Room Amenities
- Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress
- Premium bedding
- DVD player
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Separate bathtub and shower
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room safe
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free Wi-Fi
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Boat Café Restaurant - Air conditioned restaurant adjacent to lobby. Thai, American, and European cuisine served all day. Buffet breakfast served daily. À la carte lunch and dinner. Large windows overlook terrace and garden. Cooking classes offered every Thursday at noon. Open from early until late.
The Captain's Choice - Nautically themed restaurant on the beachfront. Northern Italian, Thai, and seafood cuisine. Natural wood railings and palm tree beams. Open air. Live Jazz. Open from midmorning until late.
Sala Thai - Open-air dinner buffet set up outdoors on terrace. Open only for evening theme nights. Seafood and meat BBQ buffet every Sunday evening with South Pacific dance show. Thai buffet Wednesday evenings. Italian dinner buffet Tuesdays and Fridays. Holiday theme dinners.
Manao Bar - Adjacent to lobby. Live music nightly by musicians from the Philippines. Happy hour every evening. Snacks, local beers, tropical cocktails, and other drinks served from afternoon until late.
Pool Bar - Boat-shaped bar opposite the boat-shaped pool. Offers snacks and drinks from mid-afternoon until late. Specialising in seafood snacks and tropical cocktails. Sits adjacent to Captain's Choice Restaurant and the beach.
The Imperial Boat House Hotel has a fitness room with strength training machines, free weights, and stationary bikes. A PADI Gold Dive Centre offers introductory SCUBA classes in the pool, as well as open water diver certifications, and a children's introduction. Snorkelling, sea canoeing, and windsurfing equipment is available free of charge to guests. The garden swimming pool features monkey statues spurting streams of water into the pool, with an ornate elephant motif gate. The second, larger pool, is shaped like a pirate ship and flanked by water squirting cannons. There is also a games room with table tennis and snooker on site.
On Choeng Mon Beach, in front of the hotel, there are opportunities for water sports, including jet skiing and motor boating.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Kayaking on site
- Rowing or canoeing on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Volleyball on site
- Windsurfing on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
The Imperial Spa offers a full range of individual massages and treatments, and also specialises in Escapes (half day) and Retreats (full day) spa packages.
Imperial Massage (90 minutes):
This treatment works on deeper tissues to speed up detoxification and rid the body of pollutants. Increases flexibility, circulation, and the body's natural recovery process.
Traditional Thai Massage with Herbal Compress (90 minutes):
This authentic Thai massage uses herbal compresses and pressure-point work to release blocked energy and tension.
Pineapple & Coconut Body Exfoliation (45 minutes):
A natural treatment using fruits and shells to exfoliate dry skin cells and invigorate the skin.
Apricot Facial Treatment (one hour):
The action from the apricot extracts toxins while toning tired, dull, and stressed skin. This treatment provides a fresh, bright, healthy complexion.
Energising Massage (one hour):
This unique massage incorporates forearm and special stroke work along muscles with our special massage oils. Recommended for people with active lifestyles.
- Massages on beach
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Facial treatments
- Body scrubs
- Body treatments
Imperial Boat House Beach Resort Policies & Fees
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:For early check-in, flight arrival information must be phoned to the hotel at least one day in advance.
Check-out time is noon
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Special policies:Boat suites are not wheelchair accessible. Guests with disabilities should request ground floor accommodation.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Breakfast fee: THB 714 per person (approximately)
- Additional Details
This property offers transfers from the ferry terminal (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.