Koh Samui's Best New Year’s Eve Parties (2018)

December 31, 2018

Koh Samui New Year's Eve Parties: How to Celebrate New Year on Koh Samui

Looking for the best New Year’s Eve Party on Koh Samui this year? Whether you want to dress to the nines, glow in the dark … or wear a 1920s flapper dress – here you'll find the best Koh Samui New Year’s Eve parties. They include something for everyone – couples, singles and families alike. Enjoy!

*Update* See this year's New Year's Eve events (2019/2020)

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Koh Samui New Year’s Eve parties (2018/2019 )

Where to find the very best New Year’s Eve parties on Koh Samui? Look no further. Events are listed by date and start time. For families with children, many events offer children’s pricing – noted where available.

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    New Year's Eve Events

      Monday, December 31, 2018

      New Years Eve 'Colours Of Samui' at New Star Beach Resort

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Parties 2018/2019: New Years Eve 'Colours of Samui' at New Star Beach Resort New Star Beach Resort (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2019 ‘Colours of Samui’ @ New Star Beach Resort with an evening of wonderful dining and entertainment on the best beach of Koh Samui, Chaweng Noi Beach. Experience live performances and dance the night away to some of Thailand & European popular songs. Enjoy the grand international buffet, and an opportunity to win great prizes in our lucky draw. Dance your way to midnight (and beyond) then watch the illuminating firework shows of Chaweng Beach. Dress code: Smart casual or join in the colour scheme of blue, green & White. Beverage packages are available – please inquire for further details.
      • When: 6:00 pm – 1:00 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Chaweng Noi Beach at New Star Beach Resort
      • Reservations: Email rsvn@newstarresort.com or by phone +66 (0) 7741 4500
      Fair House New Year's Eve Party

      The Fair House Beach Resort (credit: Booking.com)

      New Year's Eve Party at Crystal Bay Yacht Club

      New Year's Eve Party at Crystal Bay Yacht Club Koh Samui Crystal Bay Yacht Club (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Our New Year’s Eve Party will take place on 31th December 2018. Cocktails and Canapes followed by 6 delicious courses from our amazing team. Music, entertainment and dancing will complete the perfect New Year’s party on Koh Samui’s best beach. Kids welcome.
      • When: 6:00 pm – 1:30 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Crystal Bay Yacht Club
      • Price: 3500 THB + Tax per Adult. Half Price for ages 9 – 12. Under 8’s eat for free (kids menu)
      • Reservations: Online booking form
      New Year’s Eve at Santiburi Koh Samui

      New Year’s Eve at Santiburi Koh Samui Santiburi Koh Samui (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Season's Greetings from Santiburi Koh Samui. Join us in a toast and celebration of the festive season with champagne and a dance on the most beautiful beach on the island. Explode into 2019 with our elemental themed extravaganza of exciting entertainment and exquisite gala buffet. Come and enjoy cocktails, photos, food, fire and fun for a festive and fantastic New Year’s 2019! Dress Code: Festive Evening Wear
      • When: 6:30 pm – 12:30 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: The Beach House Restaurant at Santiburi Koh Samui
      • Price: 9,990 THB++ per person
      • Reservations: Email info@santiburisamui.com
      New Year’s Eve Magical Aperitifs at Anantara Bophut

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Events 2018/2019: New Year’s Eve Magical Aperitifs at Anantara Bophut Lily Pond Garden at Anantara Bophut (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: The last night of the year begins with a buzz. Mix and mingle with fellow party guests and Anantara management and toast the start of a magical night to come with canapés and festive cocktails and mocktails. Allow the excitement to heighten with live band music.
      • When: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Lily Pond Garden at Anantara Bophut
      • Reservations: Anantara Bophut guests only
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      New Year’s Eve 2019 at Nikki Beach Koh Samui

      The best places to celebrate New Year's Eve in Koh Samui (2018/2019): New Year’s Eve 2019 at Nikki Beach Koh Samui Nikki Beach Koh Samui (credit: Agoda.com)

      • What: For New Year’s Eve 2019, Nikki Beach Koh Samui will be ringing in the New Year with an unforgettable night that will feature world-class entertainment, live musicians and dancers, our renowned resident DJs, Nikki Beach Signature Style surprises, and the island’s most spectacular fireworks display! The celebration begins at 7PM with our gala Buffet in our open-aired main dining room. VIP bottle service and General Admission begins at 9PM.
      • When:7:00 pm – late, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Nikki Beach Koh Samui
      • Price: 800 THB for general admission, with VIP, bed and bottle packages available at further cost
      • Reservations: Online inquiry form or at Eventbrite. Please note that this is an event for persons over 16 years of age (no exceptions). No swimwear or beach attire admitted.
      New Year's Eve at SALA Samui Choengmon Beach

      2018/2019 New Year’s Eve parties and events on Koh Samui: New Year's Eve at Sala Samui Choeng Mon Beach SALA Samui Choeng Mon Beach (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: This New Years Eve at SALA Samui we will bring you an evening of entertainment featuring live music, live cabaret show, fire show and spectacular fireworks to welcome in 2019. A seven-course New Year's feast features The ‘Kir Royale’ Exploding Sphere, oyster with passion fruit and wasabi, Jerusalem artichoke cappuccino, scallop and lobster ravioli, and sirloin of Wagyu beef or Dover sole. Finish your dinner celebrations with aerated manchego cheese and chocolate Louis XV petit gateau.
      • When: 7:00 pm – 1:00 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: SALA Samui Restaurant at SALA Samui Choeng Mon Beach
      • Price: 5900++ Baht per person
      • Reservations: Email duty@salachoengmon.com or by phone +66 (0) 7724 5888
      New Year's Eve Gala Dinner at Beach Republic

      New Year's Eve Gala Dinner at Beach Republic Koh Samui Beach Republic (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Beach Republic™ brings you our New Year's Eve Gala Dinner on Monday the 31st of December. Live Music with Mark James followed by our resident DJ Dave Davoted till Midnight. Fireworks & FireDance Show. Canapés & Cocktails including a welcome drink from 7-8pm. Free Flow & Buffet from 8pm - Midnight.
      • When: 7:00 pm – 1:00 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Beach Republic in Lamai
      • Price: 8,250 Baht net per person. (Children 6-12 half price).
      • Reservations: By phone +66 (0) 7745 8100
      New Year’s Eve Enchanting Gala Dinner at Anantara Bophut

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Parties 2018/2019: New Year’s Eve Enchanting Gala Dinner at Anantara Bophut Anantara Bophut (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Celebrate the end to 2018 with lavish dining and dazzling entertainment. Anantara chefs cast their culinary spells to bring you a global buffet, full of gourmet surprises. Explore ocean treasures at the live oyster and caviar bars. Fly to Asia with the finest curries and wok creations. Try cheese and cold cuts at our charcuterie display and the freshest locally sourced seafood and meat on the BBQ. Sweeten the ending with irresistible desserts. Exhilarating shows make this a night to remember – from vibrant music and a colourful cabaret, to jaw-dropping magic tricks. Cross your fingers to win one of many amazing lucky draw prizes.
      • When: 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Tennis court at Anantara Bophut
      • Price: THB 9,800++ per person with free flow soft drinks and still water
      • Reservations: Email bophutsamui@anantara.com or by phone +66 (0) 7742 8300-9
      New Year's Eve Gala Dinner at Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Events 2018/2019: New Year's Eve Gala Dinner at Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa Zazen Boutique Resort (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Start your New Year's Eve with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and take your seat at our beautiful seaside venue to enjoy a spectacular countdown to 2019. Tempt your taste buds with a delicious 8-course menu featuring Lobster, Foie Gras as well as prime seafood and beef paired with wine and champagne, along with a fascinating acrobat performance and a contemporary Thai Dance Show. Revel in the promise of new beginnings with dancing and a splendid firework display while enjoying perfectly chilled champagne to welcome the year 2019.
      • When: 7:30 pm – late, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Zazen Boutique Resort on Bophut Beach
      • Price: THB 8,500++ per adult, THB 2,850++ per child
      • Reservations: Email fb@samuizazen.com or by phone +66 (0) 7742 5085
      The Masquerade "Dinner-Dance" at RockPool Samui

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Events 2018/2019: The Masquerade "Dinner-Dance" at RockPool SamuiRockPool Samui at Kanda Residences (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: A RockPool dinner followed by dancing and live music to take you into the wee hours.
      • When: 7:30 pm – 12:30 pm, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Rockpool at Kanda Residences
      • Price: Adults 3,500 THB and 50% discount for children under 12.
      • Reservations: Email info@kandaresidences.com or by phone +66 (0) 7723 4500
      VIVA CUBA New Year’s Eve 2018 at SALA Samui Chaweng Beach

      The best places to celebrate New Year's Eve in Koh Samui (2018/2019): Viva Cuba New Year’s Eve 2018 at Sala Samui Chaweng Beach A private pool villa at SALA Samui Chaweng (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Celebrate SALA Chaweng’s first new year festivities and ring in 2019 with an all-night Cuban-themed party. Cocktails and canapes ease guests into the evening with the help of jam master DJ Aopsher, followed by a festive seafood BBQ featuring Cuban themed culinary highlights including a full roasted suckling pig. Valerie Alken opens up the dance floor with her sultry salsa moves followed by a group performance and a Bogema show keeping the evening’s energy rolling. The party moves onto the beach before the countdown which is marked with a bang with fireworks shows when the clock strikes midnight. Midnight fireworks with a glass of bubbles. After midnight Party continues with DJ and Valerie Alken.
      • When: 8:00 pm – 1:00 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: The Tent and Chaweng Beach at SALA Samui Chaweng
      • Price: THB 6,700++ per person
      • Reservations: Email eamfb@salachaweng.com or by phone +66 (0) 7790 5888
      New Year’s Eve Beach Party at Anantara Bophut

      2018/2019 New Year’s Eve parties and events on Koh Samui: New Year’s Eve Beach Party at Anantara Bophut Anantara Bophut (credit: Agoda.com)

      • What: Continue the New Year’s Eve revelry with a vibrant party by the sea. Dance the night away to pulsing DJ beats and admire the acrobatic skill of island fire artists. Order your favourite bar beverages and raise your glass at midnight as an explosion of fireworks lights up the sky. Features a DJ, fire dance show and fireworks.
      • When: 11:00 pm – 2:00 am, Monday, December 31, 2018
      • Where: Bophut Beach at Anantara Bophut
      • Reservations: Anantara Bophut guests only

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      New Year's Day Events

      Tuesday, January 1, 2019

      Grand New Year’s Day Breakfast at Anantara Bophut

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Parties 2018/2019: Grand New Year’s Day Breakfast at Anantara Bophut Anantara Bophut (credit: Agoda.com)

      • What: Begin 2019 with a sumptuous, leisurely breakfast. Revitalise after the New Year’s Eve festivities with healthy options, exotic just-squeezed juices and hearty favourites. Treat yourself to homemade bakery goodies and energise with a freshly brewed tea or coffee. For soothing “morning after” relaxation, Anantara Spa looks forward to pampering you.
      • When: 6:30 am – 11:00 am, Tuesday, January 1, 2019
      • Where: High Tide at Anantara Bophut
      • Price: Included in room rate for Anantara Bophut guests
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      Welcome the Year 2019 at Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa

      Koh Samui New Year's Eve Events 2018/2019: Welcome the Year 2019 at Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa Zazen Boutique Resort (credit: Booking.com)

      • What: Welcome the first day of 2019 with our tradition - butterfly release, hoping a new year full of hopes and dreams. Then, savor freshly opened oysters and bubbles to enjoy the beginning of the year!
      • When: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, Tuesday, January 1, 2019
      • Where: Le Rouge Lounge and around the pool at Zazen Boutique Resort on Bophut Beach
      • Reservations: Zazen Boutique Resort guests only
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