Can't Miss 2020 Chinese New Year Events on Koh Samui

January 04, 2020

Can't Miss 2020 Chinese New Year Events on Koh Samui

Although we're barely into 2020, Chinese New Year is fast approaching. It's a popular time of year on the island and, as such, (because you're clearly an organised person), we recommend making your CNY dinner booking as early as possible. (We'll keep updating the list below as more events are announced, so be sure to bookmark it and check back often). For everything else – you'll find it all inside The Koh Samui Guide. Enjoy!

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Chinese New Year on Koh Samui: 2020 Events

Can't Miss 2020 Chinese New Year Events on Koh Samui
Photo: InterContinental Koh Samui Resort (credit: Booking.com)

Friday, January 24, 2020

Lunar New Year Seafood Barbecue Buffet at SALA Samui Choengmon Beach Resort

Lunar New Year Seafood Barbecue Buffet at SALA Samui Choengmon Beach ResortSALA Samui Choengmon Beach Resort (credit: Booking.com)

What: Welcome the Year of the Rat at SALA Samui Choengmon Restaurant. Join us for a Seafood Barbecue Buffet Dinner with fresh lobsters, rock lobsters, tiger prawns, salmon and more... Chinese lion dance show and a spectacular fire show!

When: 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM, Friday, January 24, 2020

Where: SALA Samui Choengmon Restaurant at SALA Samui Choengmon Beach Resort

Price: 2,888++ Thai Baht per person. THB 888++ per child.

Party reservations: Email duty@salachoengmon.com or by phone +66 (0) 77 245 888

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Chinese New Year Beach BBQ at New Star Beach Resort

Chinese New Year Beach BBQ at New Star Beach ResortNew Star Beach Resort (credit: Booking.com)

What: "Celebrate Chinese New Year on the best beach of Koh Samui. Celebrate the year of the rat (beginning of a new day) with wonderful memories on the beach this 24th January 2020. Let our team curate a Chinese New Year experience with decorations on your own table. Select from the wide selection of bbq buffet items for the ultimate Chinese New Year experience in the tropics."

When: 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM, Friday, January 24, 2020

Where:  at New Star Beach Resort

Price: 1,500++ Thai Baht per person. Children half price.

Party reservations: Email rsvn@newstarresort.com or by phone +66 (0) 77 414 500

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Saturday, January 25, 2020

Chinese NY Gala Dinner at InterContinental Koh Samui Resort

Chinese NY Gala Dinner at InterContinental Koh Samui ResortInterContinental Koh Samui Resort (credit: Booking.com)

What: Chinese New Year Gala Dinner Buffet: Celebrate the ‘Year of the Rat’ with our Chinese New Year’s 2020 dinner buffet. Feast on classics such as crispy roasted suckling pig, Peking duck, steamed fish, and traditional dishes that will bring good luck for the coming year. Beverage: Penfold wine special price THB 1,888++ per bottle. Entertainment: Lion dance show and Guzheng at 6:30 pm.

When: 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM, Saturday, January 25, 2020

Where: Amber Restaurant at InterContinental Koh Samui Resort

Price: 2,888++ Thai Baht per person. Price includes free-flow soft drinks and chilled juices. Children (0 - 6 yrs) complimentary with paying adult. Children (6 – 12 yrs) receive a 50% discount.

Party reservations: Email fb@ickohsamui.com or by phone +66 (0) 77 429 100

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