Teleport yourself to Santiburi Samui

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Pioneering Lèn programme moves to homes via a full virtual reality experience and a DIY video so those at home can immerse themselves in the elegant beachfront resort

Virtually visit Santiburi Koh Samui’s 23 acres of landscaped gardens and 300-metre-long private beach from home

KOH SAMUI, Thailand – Experience-driven and carbon-neutral retreat Santiburi Koh Samui has unveiled a series of new experiences for people to enjoy from their homes that complement the resort’s Lèn programme, a creative concept that allows everyone to discover individual happiness.

Via a new virtual reality innovation, Santiburi Koh Samui travellers can teleport themselves to the resort while staying at home. To do so, they just need a VR headset from any brand and watch the VR video, available on Santiburi’s YouTube Channel. For those who do not have goggles, they can still experience the property in 360 degrees via a smartphone and the same video.

“Our Lèn programme is all about fun. Until our guests are able to come to visit us we have decided to bring a little joy to their homes,” said Sabine Lamberts, Santiburi’s General Manager. “Straight from their sofa, people will be teleported to visit our 23 acres of lush gardens, 300-metre-long beach, gigantic centrepiece pool and villas and suites, including the Reserve, a private residence within the resort.”

On top of this, Santiburi has also posted a DIY tutorial on how to create Thai-inspired herbal compress balls. Please stay tuned for more episodes on the resort’s YouTube

“There are many little things that make us happy, especially at a time when we stay at home. To bring a little happiness, we are unveiling one of our secrets today with a first tutorial. We will share more in the coming days and weeks through our Lèn @home programme. Please stay tuned!” explained Sabine Lamberts. 

In Thai, Lèn means “play”, and this initiative comprises a choice of activities that enables each guest to follow their own personal path and curate their own stay. Lèn encompasses five distinct themes - Adventure, Relax, Romance, Culture and Family - each of which embraces three elements: Spa, Activities and Gourmet. This creates an amazing array of opportunities for guests to personalise their journey. 

Santiburi Koh Samui is a carbon-neutral and green resort. It has just received a 2020 Green Hotel certification from the Thailand Department of Environmental Quality Promotion, an entity from the Bureau of Public Participation Promotion, and was certified at the end of 2019 by the Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization for cutting the amount of carbon it emits and successfully offsetting the rest. 

To access the videos, please scan the following QR codes:

Visit resort in VR & 360 degrees Create herbal compress balls
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For further information or high-resolution photography, please contact:

Tana Uisawat                                                                    

Director of Sales & Marketing, Santiburi Koh Samui

Tel: +66(0) 8 9866 2820


Jerome Richard

Vice President, Delivering Asia Communications 



About Santiburi Koh Samui

Situated on a 300-metre stretch of secluded beach, Santiburi Koh Samui offers a range of luxurious tropical villas and suites that serve as individual havens offering ultimate peace and privacy. The family-friendly resort also boasts an array of leisure and entertainment options with privileged access to the world class Santiburi Samui Country Club’s 18-hole championship golf course. The resort also features a high-end Lèn Spa, an inviting Junior Camp, and eco-friendly watersports, such as kayaking, snorkeling and even sailing. After working up an appetite, guests can choose from various unique dining venues offering Thai and international favourites in refined yet relaxed atmospheres. Learn more at

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S Hotels & Resorts Public Company Limited (SHR), the hospitality arm of Singha Estate Public Company Limited, is a fast-growing Thai-inspired company with an extensive international portfolio and world-class standards. Specializing in the management and investment of high-quality hotels and resorts in desirable destinations across the globe, S Hotels & Resorts has created a collection of its own distinctive lifestyle brands, whilst also partnering with the hospitality industry’s leading names. The company aims to set new standards for leisure and lifestyle through diversified business platforms and to bring enhanced value to its stakeholders, based upon a philosophy of sustainable development and delivering benefits to local communities. To learn more, please visit or follow us on FacebookInstagram or LinkedIn.