10 Places to Enjoy the Nightlife in Koh Samet

Nightclubs, bars, restaurants, and beach clubs await the next backpacker to Thailand at Koh Samet. The nightlife in Koh Samet welcomes visitors with fantastic experiences, including bombastic music, grand fire performances, a starry tropical sky, and the popular traditional Koh Samed 'Bucket', a mix of the local whiskey and energy drink. Here is a list of the best spots to have a great night in Koh Samet.

Bars in Koh Samet

1. Island Bar

Island Bar, Koh Samet, Thailand

Well-furnished Bali-style interiors and energetic and happy staff lie in wait for visitors to the Island Bar in Koh Samet. Compared to most of the island, the prices of drinks are somewhat high, starting from THB 80-90 a beer. Other amenities include free wi-fi, relaxing music and even concessions for loyal customers.

2. Finale' Bar

Finale Bar

One of the more upscale places to enjoy the nightlife in Koh Samet, visitors are spoilt for choice with the extensive menu of local tapas, rich wine, creative cocktails, and foreign liquors. The blue neon lights on Sai Kaew beach are a guide to the Grandview Resort Samet, of which Finale Bar is a part. The bar has a relaxed vibe featuring small tables, mat cushions seating, scented candles, and a small stage for live music.

3. Baywatch Bar

Baywatch Bar, Koh Samet, Thailand

A bar with a homely vibe with an oh-so-grand persona and value-for-money experience, Baywatch Bar features TVs and an expansive spread of Thai and imported beer with other intense spirits. Be seated comfortably on the sand or hum to the pleasant music played. Popular dishes served here include the Chef's salad at THB 150 and the glazed pork tenderloin at THB 300.

4. Beach Bar in Ao Prao Resort

Ao Prao Resort

The beach bar in Ao Prao Resorts attracts those who are looking to enjoy the refined nightlife in Koh Samet. Dining with curated cocktails and delicious seafood right next to the sound of the gushing waves is seldom found elsewhere on the island. Guests are advised to come in early and occupy the best spots to get the best panoramic views of the night sky.

5. Gecko Bar

Gecko Bar

This miniature beach bar is known for its specially-made cocktails and fruit ice cream. Located next to Silver Sand Resort, it has Internet access to cater to its visitors. It houses a friendly staff and a pool table as a bonus too.

Nightclubs in Koh Samet

6. Silver Sand Bar

Silver Sand Bar
Hosting, a Full Moon Party all-nighter, is the niche of this open-air Silver Sand Bar. A fire show, dance floor, rock music, and the cheering crowd are all that this nightclub is all about. 

7. Naga Bar

Naga Bar

If you are looking for an affordable place to watch a Boxing match live in the ring set across or enjoy a Pina Colada served in a coconut, this is the right place to come. The music stops at midnight, but the bar opens longer. Themes of neon on furniture and walls mark the interiors of this bar serving cocktails at 80 baht during happy hour.  While at it, relax and enjoy your stay here, sipping on your favourite cocktail and skimming across the sea.  

 8. Reggae Pub

Reggae Pub

The green-yellow-red colour scale attracts visitors to the neon-lit Reggae pub. With sitting places both outside and inside, one can expect to find a cheering atmosphere set with the right kind of music that goes with the right beer style. 

Restaurants in Koh Samet

9. Ploy Thalay Restaurant

Ploy Thalay Restaurant
The aromatic spread includes crabs, shrimps, fish, oysters, and lobsters. The open kitchen gives an insight into the step-to-step preparation of your favorite dish. The gathering of a crowd livens the aura in and out ton the shore of this Sai Kaew Beach. The fire acts and dance is noteworthy for applause. Service is quick, and the bar hosts all kinds of beverages and liquor.

10. Sai Kaew Beach Resort Restaurant

Sai Kaew Beach Resort Restaurant
This resort hosts special concerts in the evenings. The beachside facing scene is livening with live music featuring local pop stars. Crowds jostle in to watch the lively live performances or hog on the snacks that come with the draught beers.

This post was published by Shivanshi Tyagi

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