Welcome to the LVH Blog

Welcome to the LVH Blog

Welcome to the Luxury Villas and Homes blog. As resident villa expert and your personal destination guide, I am charged with informing and enlightening our online community on everything from travel and lifestyle tips to in-depth descriptions of the facilities and services on offer to guests in our extensive collection of private holiday villas. With hundreds of top class properties now available …

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Automated Private Villas

October 17, 2016 - 11:48 am | 325 views

Many of the top holiday rental properties on Phuket and Koh Samui come with an array of technological enhancements to make your vacation as easy and relaxing as possible. Push-button home entertainment and climate controls ensure you enjoy the ultimate personalized holiday environment. Most people that head to Thailand on holiday do so in order to kick back and relax and there are few accommodation choices that suit this desire more than private rental villas on islands lie Phuket and Koh Sam …
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War on Plastic in Koh Samui

October 11, 2016 - 11:30 am | 434 views

Several of Koh Samui’s private  holiday villas are going plastic-free in a bid to be more eco-friendly. This is not only great news for the island, but also for guests that want to make holiday choices with a low impact on Thailand’s beautiful natural environment. Koh Samui’s private holiday villas are well known for their luxury facilities and fine design, but now some owners are  making a commitment to boost their eco-friendly credentials too by cutting out the use of single-use pla …
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Succulent Thai Meat Dishes

October 03, 2016 - 11:14 am | 329 views

Whether it’s chicken, pork, beef or duck, Thailand’s rich culinary repertoire boasts plenty of meat dishes to tickle the taste buds of hungry visitors. As well as its dreamy beaches and stunning scenery, Thailand’s exquisite cuisine is something that brings visitors back to the Kingdom time and time again. Whether you’re dining at a Michelin-starred Bangkok restaurant or enjoying local specialties at a road-side street food stall, there’s always a fabulous new dish to try – and …
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Delve Deeper into Thailand

September 26, 2016 - 11:06 am | 371 views

Whether you fancy visiting one of Phuket’s bustling markets or eating at a beachside seafood shack in Koh Samui, Thailand’s islands offer plenty of ways to sample a taste of local life. While many travellers make their way to Thai islands like Phuket and Koh Samui in search of shimmering white sand beaches and swaying palm trees, they are always delighted to find that these island hotspots still retain an authentic sense of Thai character. Although tourism is extremely important for th …
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Read up on Thailand

September 19, 2016 - 12:05 pm | 407 views

If you have a genuine interest in Thailand and its culture there’s a good choice of fascinating books on the Kingdom to pick up to immerse yourself in  a little extra Thai magic whilst on holiday. If you’re jetting off to Thailand to relax and unwind in a private villas, then there’s every chance that you’re going to have some time to catch up on your reading as you laze away the days by the private pool. Rather than picking up the latest thriller when you arrive at the airport, c …
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Toast to Holiday Vintage

September 05, 2016 - 11:13 am | 665 views

A private villa in Thailand provides the perfect setting to indulge in a little wine tasting whilst on holiday and many properties come with their own extensive list of new and old world vintage to try out with the delicious dishes prepared daily by the chef. If you’re on holiday in Thailand, it’s often the case that the stunning scenery, delectable culinary culture and exquisite dining facilities warrant a celebratory toast. After all, what better feeling is there than knowing you can si …
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5 Ways to Detox in a Private Villa

August 30, 2016 - 10:55 am | 394 views

If you’re planning a health kick whilst on holiday in Thailand, there are some easy strategies to include in your daily routine that will add a little cleansing to your vacation experience. A holiday provides a good excuse for many people to over indulge on gourmet food, washed down by plenty of cocktails and other boozy beverages; for others, vacations offer an opportunity focus on health. If you’re staying in one of Thailand’s luxurious private villas, you will quickly find that yo …
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Photography Tips for Wildlife Watchers

August 22, 2016 - 10:58 am | 599 views

Thailand is home to a plethora of incredible species, and on islands like Phuket and Koh Samui, visitors can get close to a range of wonderful creatures for a true “Island Safari” experience. Home to scores of national parks – both on land and in the ocean –Thailand is home to an incredible array of amazing wildlife, from the iconic elephant to an amazing flock of tropical birds. Whether you’re out trekking in one of the Kingdom’s national parks or simply strolling through a lo …
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Understated Island Style

August 15, 2016 - 10:42 am | 377 views

If you are not a fan of loud fashion accessories, there are plenty of subtler pieces to complement your holiday wardrobe when you pack for a luxury villa stay in Phuket of Koh Samui. In addition to being blissfully warm with stunning natural scenery and an intriguing culture, Thailand simply oozes style – especially in tourist hotspots like Phuket and Koh Samui. The latest social craze to sweep Thailand’s glorious islands is the beach club, where it’s possible to luxuriate on a day b …
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New Games for the Beach

August 08, 2016 - 10:30 am | 412 views

With a selection of beach games on your list of holiday activities, the soft sands adjacent to your private villa can provide hours of fun for the whole family. This year’s favourite beach games will keep children and adults busy and entertained. A beach holiday in Thailand provides the perfect getaway for the family – especially if you’re renting out a private villa with access to its very own stretch of secluded beach. While sun, sea and sand are sure to keep everyone happy –even …
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