Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Koh Phangan

Enjoy the temples and other features of Koh Phangan. This relaxing city is known for its beaches, island views and snorkeling. Take in top local attractions like Tharn Sadet Waterfall and Ban Chalok Beach. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Koh Phangan

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Travelers enjoy fun activities like snorkeling, boating and yoga. Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Koh Phangan a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • The Challenge Phangan (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Mini Golf International (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Jungle Minigolf (11.9 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Samui Go Kart (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Samui Football Golf (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Santiburi Samui Country Club (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Koh Phangan

Travelers enjoy Koh Phangan for its snorkeling and boating. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, April, March, February and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 93°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Koh Phangan

Travelers love Koh Phangan for its island views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Koh Phangan is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Namuang Waterfall (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Tharn Sadet Waterfall (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Ban Chalok Beach (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Haad Rin Nai Beach (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Bangrak Beach (12.3 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Hin Laad Waterfall (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Koh Phangan

The nearest airport is in Ko Samui (USM), located 12.9 mi (20.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Ko Pha-ngan?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,051 vacation rentals near Ko Pha-ngan. From 160 Houses to 116 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Ko Pha-ngan for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Ko Pha-ngan?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ko Pha-ngan:

  • Mae Nam Beach: 345 vacation rentals
  • Lamai Beach: 1,240 vacation rentals
  • Big Buddha Beach: 253 vacation rentals
  • Moo 5: 277 vacation rentals
  • Bang Rak Beach: 294 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Ko Pha-ngan?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Ko Pha-ngan. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Haad Yao Beach: 1,043 vacation rentals
  • Haad Chao Phao Beach: 1,056 vacation rentals
  • Laem Son Lake: 1,101 vacation rentals
  • Thongsala Walking Street: 1,322 vacation rentals
  • Haad Thong Lang Beach: 978 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ko Pha-ngan listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ko Pha-ngan?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 160 Houses in Ko Pha-ngan. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Ko Pha-ngan include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 116 rentals available
  • Villas: 725 rentals available
  • Cabins: 15 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Ko Pha-ngan?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 878 vacation rentals with pool available in Ko Pha-ngan. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.