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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • Hostelworld.com are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card 1 week prior to arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

Cancellation for group bookings must be made 1 week prior to their booked date to get a 50% refund of the total sum of their stay. Guests will be responsible for all the fees for refund processing. Cancellations after 1 week grace period will forfeit any refunds for the booked accommodation.

Additional Terms and Conditions

Confirmed group bookings from Hostelworld must complete the full payment to the Hostel via Paypal 2 weeks prior to their arrival. Once payment has been received, a confirmation receipt from the hostel will be sent to the group via e-mail.

Paypal link:
https://www.paypal.me/kohabitatsamui

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Sports Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Additional Info:

Inquiries for large group bookings, please contact us via e-mail at kohabitat.samui@gmail.com.

Thank you

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
8.7
  • Great Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Situated in Bophut neighborhood, KoHabitat is a little oasis for those who want to escape the busy party scene of the main Chaweng Beach. We are NOT a party hostel. Instead, we offer a very “home away from home” vibe here and a perfect place for those seeking a more relaxed and chill place to crash in between your travels.

Within a 15-minute walking distance to the charming fisherman's village and bophut beach, KoHabitat is located near a local supermarket, cafes and Thai street food restaurants.

Everyone is welcome to use all the communal spaces in the house including the kitchen, co-working space, balcony, air-conditioned living/chill area.

There is a total of 12 tailor-made beds with individual curtains provided for your privacy. The mattresses are bigger than those you find in standard bunk beds. We also provide clean sheets, comfy pillows, blankets, and towel during your stay. Each bed has an individual reading light and a power plug where you can charge your phone or your laptop.

There is also a locker in the bedroom where you can keep your valuables safe.

There are two shared bathrooms in the house which are cleaned daily. We also provide bathroom amenities and other essentials such as hair dryer, iron and other small things to make you feel more at home.

We are an eco-hostel – we encourage our guests to reduce the human footprint while with us. We provide reusable tote bags when buying stuff at 7-11 or any convenient stores close by.

Couple of things you do need to know before you book:

CHECK IN: Check-in time is 12:00 am to 6:00 pm. If your arrival is after 6:00 pm Please let us know in advance of your estimated arrival time so that we could be prepared to welcome you to our house.
CHECK OUT: Check out time is 12:00 pm.

STAIRS: I don't think it’s an issue as they are not steep at all. But since the house is on three levels, please be aware there are stairs.
PARKING: the house has limited parking space, ideally for motorbike parking only, but being right next to the Supercenter helps as it offers free parking and is open to the public.

Getting around:
Our hostel is situated in Koh Samui’s main ring road, easily accessible by public transportation, mainly by local “song taew” also known locally as “red trucks” that goes around the island’s main ring road -and beach roads. The closest landmark to us is the Big C Supercenter, which is right next to the house. The supercenter itself has a local Thai food court, supermarket, restaurants, pharmacy and more. Otherwise, several local Thai food stalls and convenient stores are also just a few steps away.

Koh Samui has a very bad reputation for expensive taxis. But the good thing is that we are located right next to the island's main supermarket called 'Big C' (literally just a few steps away from the hostel).
All public transportation including “song taew” and shared vans from the airport or pier stops in front of Big C, and from there, it’s a one minute walk to the hostel. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.0

  • Security 9.0

  • Location 7.3

  • Staff 9.3

  • Atmosphere 7.9

  • Cleanliness 9.3

  • Facilities 9.0


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    22 Mar 2020
    Really nice place! You’ll feel looked after as soon as you arrived, best staff ever. I’d definitely repeat my stay in Koh Samui here. Tip: ask Bo about tips in the island :)
    Spain, Male, 31-40
  • 10.0

    Superb

    10 Nov 2019
    Can't say enough good things about this place! Num the receptionist and Kat the owner are just simply awesome people and will really help you make the best of your stay in Samui.
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    20 Sep 2019
    This is an awesome place to stay. Clean and home like. Initially I just had to stay 2 days here but after living for 2 days extended my stay for few more days since this hostel is just home like. Big Cheers to Tony and Cat!
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4

    Superb

    22 Feb 2020
    At first we only booked 1 night but we decided to book another night even before we had stayed over. Honey was absolutely amazing from start to finish always making us feel welcome and comfortable. This hostel is everything it states it is quiet, clean and homely we loved it here!
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.4

    Superb

    03 Jan 2020
    The lady at this hostel was lovely and very helpful for organising my transfer to ferry to Koh Samui, waited with me for the driver and even phoned them when they were running late. I was the only person staying here for the two nights I was here which suited me quite well as I was after a laid back quiet environment to relax for a few days before the next thing. Nice and clean and felt safe. Walking distance to fisherman’s village.
    New Zealand, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    09 Dec 2019
    The staff in this hostel are so friendly and will go out of their way to help you(Bo the receptionist is super sweet)The rooms are spotless, the beds are very comfy and a fair bit larger than the beds in most hostels, the air conditioning system is very good! Also the facilities they have in the hostel are excellent, they have a lounge area to chill, with a tv and Netflix. The kitchen area is great. Highly recommended a bike to get around the island, not just for the hostel but in general!
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1

    Superb

    02 Dec 2019
    Really cute place with home vibe. If youre looking for a place to chill this is perfect. Lots of nice places to get good cheap food and it's close to fishermans Market. I booked 1 night but ended up extending for another 3 nights.Bo is super sweet and helpful too if you need help with recommendations or booking ferry/bus
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 5.7

    Rating

    08 Dec 2019
    We were really disappointed by this hostel. It was clean and the room was ok but that’s about it. This place should not be called a hostel . There is no vibe at all . They don’t have any activities to offer . The place is in the middle of nowhere and it is so expansive to take a taxi if you dont drive a motorbike. The girl at reception was completely lost . She told us we didn’t need a receipt for the ferry (turned out we did !!).
    Canada, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 5.7

    Rating

    17 Aug 2019
    The hostel looked good when i arrived, clean rooms nice living area but we had a few issues during my stay. The water had gone off during the evening so no showers and soon enough the toilet was out of service. Unfortunately there are no staff on site at night so had to wait for the following day for any resoulution. The hostel is not really near much else on the island about 20 minute walk to the nearest restaurants. Its ok for a rest but the water issues for me ruined it.
    England, Male, 31-40
  • 5.1

    Rating

    18 Aug 2019
    Issues with the bathroom so couldnt rate it nuch higher. Location is not great and as taxis can be really expensive id reccommend staying closer to the town
    England, Male, 31-40
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
General
  • Air Conditioning
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Dryer
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
Services
  • Airport Transfers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • Wi-Fi


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