This is a truely incredible villa where you cannot believe it is quite all yours. Beautiful private gardens and pool, incredible design throughout (think wireless sonus throughout, drop down projector screens etc but combined with the tranquility of Thailand as it should be). The beds are huge and very comfortable and the overall space lends itself to relaxation (and a lot of G&T!)
Be prepared to rent a car (why wouldn't you) as this villa is up a steep hill but less than 10 minutes from beautiful beaches and with one outstanding bar / restaurant (gekko bar) in walking distance. We met the owners who were lovely, picked us up from the airport and organised hire cars etc for us and were great on communicating before the trip too.
I was a little dubious about the cash deposit but when you arrive and see the place (there is NO expense spared on the fixtures and fittings) I instantly understood why and there were no questions or issues on return.
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