There are many kind of entertainment places at Koh Samui. While the island is still remaining largely wild, you can still find nightlife excitement if that is what you would like to have.
The Jazz Junction which is at Chaweng Beach Road provides you an ideal place to simply chat and dawdle on. It's quiet elegance is boosted by divine cocktails, cool, jazz, smooth grooves and sunshine soul.
The Thai-house-inspired bar is open from 4 p.m. to 2 p.m. At The Club you can find different atmospheres: warm candlelight's and electric music acid jazz, soul, funk, or mellow grooves. If you are really are looking for a disco, then head up to Green Mango, which starts at 10 p.m. and lasts until the early hours of the morning. The popular Reggae Pub in Chaweng, with an acid logo of Bob Marley’s face has often a live band and you can dance till you drop!
At Lamai beach, you have the main party place - Bauhaus. Screens showing live sport events capture some people but it is because Bauhaus is for everyone's enjoyment. The place sets a different theme on certain days and there is also a night for your dancing shoes to be polished since true-blue underground music will charm you.
Do you want to enjoy a night out with your family? Then is Cabaret perhaps for you. Christy Cabaret shows often elaborate musicals and songs and dances – including traditional Thai dances, with a touch of ‘pepper’ to spice it up! The glamorous performers are probably th3e main attraction.
The worldwide famous is the Full Moon Party, in Phangan Island which is a half an hour from Koh Samui by speed boat. There are about 10,000 people every month at this Koh Phangan beach party. International and Thai DJ's are making the crowd go wild. Paint yourself in UV colors and let your body lose control. The DJ's play all kinds of music; Techno, Trance, Goa, D&B, Dub, Reggae, Commercial hits, House etc. There are many small tables on the beach where you can sit down with your friends or meet new ones. You can order drinks and food from the restaurants and the bars next to the beach.