8 Day Personal Muay Thai Training at Hippo's Beach Gym in Koh Samui, Surat Thani
Maenam Bay Resort, Moo 44/3, Maenam, Koh Samui, 84330, Surat Thani Province, Thailand
Muay Thai Training in Thailand
If you want to taste what it is like to train Muay Thai in its origin country, on the beach, with one of Koh Samui's oldest gyms, this might be the perfect opportunity for you. You will enjoy your workout in a South East Asian island paradise: Hippo's Gym's health club is only fifty seconds walk from the beach and a short trip to and from Koh Phangan.
Accommodation is provided at Hippos Gym, Maenam Bay Resort or Everest Resort; Maenam Bay and Everest are similar resorts adjacent to the gym, both offering a range of rooms and services depending while the accommodation at Hippos is our budget option.
Maenam Bay Resort
Located 100 yards from the beach, Maenam Bay Resort features a swimming pool with a lounge area and comfortable rooms with air conditioning. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. Maenam Bay Resort is 0.6 miles from Maenam Pier and 4.3 miles from Chaweng Beach. Samui Airport (USM) is five miles away.
All bright and airy, some room types also feature a safety deposit box, a seating area, cable TV and a refrigerator. An en suite bathroom comes with shower facilities. A hairdryer and kitchenware are also available upon request, free of charge.
Two complimentary bottles of water are provided. For convenience, a daily maid service is offered. It has a tour desk, which organizes excursions to tourist attractions. During the stay, guests have access to free parking on site.
Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, Everest Resort offers accommodation near Mae Nam Beach.
Equipped with air-conditioning or a fan, every room comes with cable TV with cable channels. Each room is fitted with a private bathroom with a shower.
There is a free daily maid service at the property. Free private parking is available on site.
All Muay Thai lessons are arranged according to your needs so just get in touch with Hippo's Gym in advance to discuss how you'd like to proceed or come and see them when you get here. Hippo's Gym can provide one-on-one private lessons, lessons for couples, or perhaps you'd prefer to take part in some of their group sessions.
Lessons comprise warm-up routines, bag work, pad work, and Muay Thai techniques - everything for beginners, intermediates or those looking for something more advanced. All training equipment is provided (boxing gloves. pads, etc) but bring your own if you wish.
Thai boxing at Hippo's Gym
Hippo's Gym has for many years been a vital destination for Thai boxing aficionados visiting Koh Samui; the intense training, the relaxed, friendly atmosphere and the stunning Mae Nam Beach just yards away mean the customers quickly become friends and return regularly to improve their skills.
Chai is a former Lumphini champion.
Boi is a former Southern champion.
Hippo's Gym is situated between the main road and the beach on the quiet Soi Maenam Resort, also known as Soi Beachway. The beach is a short stroll away and there are many Thai and western restaurants and bars within easy walking distance.