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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5 Top Thai Spa Products

October 09, 2017 - 3:00 am | 66 views

We round up five of Thailand’s finest beauty brands to look out for on your holiday, and explain why their various lotions and potions are perfect for your private pamper sessions A holiday wouldn’t be a holiday without some quality time spent relaxing in a spa. Whether you prefer body scrubs or facials, one thing is true of both treatments – it is only going to be as good as the beauty products used. Thanks to spacious bathrooms and opulent facilities, it’s easy f …
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How to perfect laid-back island style

September 11, 2017 - 12:26 am | 116 views

Transitioning from poolside chic to a dinner at the local beach club is a breeze with our array of outfit choices and top holiday fashion tips If you’re preparing to pack for your holiday to tropical Asia, organising outfits that can double up for numerous occasions on your trip is likely to be a priority – especially if you want to save on precious suitcase space. However, balancing the look for stylish lounging inside your luxury private villa with an outfit that can just as …
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Style on the beach

August 17, 2017 - 3:04 am | 195 views

Let spring/summer 2017’s festival style inspire your getup for the next beach party in Koh Samui or Phuket Whether or not you’re a festival fan, there’s no doubt that when it comes to style, this year’s festival-goers were on their A game. From Glastonbury’s psychedelic arrays of facial glitter art, to Coachella’s stunning sea of mirrored garments, there were plenty of looks to be inspired by for your next beach party outfit. We’ve rounded up the late …
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Gourmet Villa Dining

August 01, 2017 - 2:11 am | 230 views

When it comes to in-villa dining, one Koh Samui villa is leading the way with an eclectic range of all-inclusive culinary treats, all specially prepared by the villa’s own executive chef. For guests that stay in one of Thailand’s luxurious villas, the mouth-watering cuisine prepared by the Thai chef often turns out to be one of the highlights for their stay. In-villa dining is growing in popularity, as many guests are keen to enjoy at least some of their meals in their private …
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Untroubled Beaches of Phuket

July 31, 2017 - 12:03 am | 188 views

If you’re seeking a spectacularly peaceful stretch of shoreline to simply relax and get away from it all, you may be surprised to learn that Phuket offers a selection of tranquil sandy locations to escape to. Phuket’s beaches are known and loved by travellers from across the world. Thanks to the powder soft sand and sapphire-blue waters, they’re one of Thailand’s leading attractions. While many visitors can’t get enough of bustling beaches like Patong, Karon a …
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Stylish Gentlemen’s Footwear

July 23, 2017 - 11:45 pm | 187 views

 For guys in search of the perfect pair of stylish but comfortable shoes for a villa holiday in Thailand, there are plenty of options offered by some of the world’s best footwear brands. When you’re on holiday in Thailand, enjoying the balmy tropical temperatures during a morning and evening stroll around Koh Samui or Phuket, you need the right pair of shoes to carry you through. Whether you’re heading out to the local patisserie for your morning coffee and cake, or …
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Villa Cocktail Hour

July 18, 2017 - 11:57 pm | 218 views

A holiday is the perfect time to sample a selection of exotic new tipples, especially if you’re staying in a luxurious private villa in Thailand where the staff will be happy to help buy ingredients to whip up a few sunset specials. A private holiday villa is the perfect choice for a personalised break when you finally manage to find the time to sit back and relax without a care in the world and one way to mark the occasion at sunset hour is to relax with a delicious tropical cocktail. …
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Luxury Beach Survival Kit

July 11, 2017 - 11:19 pm | 198 views

Whether sunbathing by the pool at your private Thai villa or lazing on a nearby tropical beach, it’s often important for girls to be Instagram-ready at all times. It definitely helps to have a few beach beauty products close to hand. If you’re soaking up the rays on a spectacular beach in Thailand, mocktail in hand, you might be thinking that there’s never been a better time to snap a few photos to make your friends back home green with envy. Of course, if you’re ke …
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Cultural Koh Samui

July 03, 2017 - 12:10 am | 188 views

This exotic sun-soaked island offers more than just idyllic beaches and are a number of Thai cultural treasures you shouldn’t miss whilst on holiday in Koh Samui While many tourists flock to Koh Samui in search of sun, sea and beach parties, the island is home to more than its fair share of intriguing cultural gems too. It’s definitely worth setting aside a portion of your visit to exploring the island’s villages, temples and local markets and a private villa offers the p …
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Thai Cooking Masterclass

June 26, 2017 - 3:22 am | 227 views

Guests who rent a private luxury villa in Thailand you can pick up plenty of skills from the in-house chef – from the basic principles of Thai cooking to the fine art of food presentation. As well as soft sand beaches fringed with palm trees, misty mountain scenery and a plethora of intriguing cultural attractions, Thailand’s culinary treats are a major highlight that attract visitors back to the Kingdom time after time. Whether you’re dining in a top class restaurant or …
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