Koh Lanta Island in the Krabi Province is an archipelago of more than 50 big and small islands. They are protected as a Marine National Park, thereby ensuring unspoiled nature and greenery.
The best time of the year to visit Koh Lanta Island is between November and May.
The Houben Koh Lanta is a modern, private villa-style hotel and comprises only 15 oceanfront rooms graciously perched on a cliff overlooking a striking panoramic view of southern Koh Lanta's coast and the Andaman Ocean. The Houben is a hideaway for a relaxing vacation in utmost luxurious privacy with natural surroundings, but with easy access to the pristine white sandy beaches of Koh Lanta Island and many other attractions on Koh Lanta and its surrounding islands in the Andaman Sea. The Houben is located close to Baan Kantiang Beach on the south-western coast of Koh Lanta Yai Island in Krabi Province.
Room choices also include 2 Private Suites set at the front of the property with unparalleled views. Within the main building there are Deluxe or Superior Rooms which can be booked as either Twin, Double or Single occupancy.
All 15 spacious guestrooms open to balconies with ocean views and feature beds with Select Comfort mattresses. The rooms are equipped with the latest technology and include air conditioning, cable/satellite TV with CD/DVD player, direct dial phone, refrigerator with mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities and a safe deposit box, free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout the hotel. Bathrooms come with hot/cold water, toiletries, bathrobes, slippers and hairdryer.
Some of the hotel ammenities included in the price are free breakfast, parking and high speed internet.
Recreational activities and excursions are numerous and include mountain biking, motor cycling around the island, sightseeing and island discovery tours by minivan to visit Lanta Orchid Nursery, Lanta Butterfly Garden or the Old Town, swimming, snorkelling, sunbathing, canoeing, kayaking, sailing or even elephant trekking through the forests of Southern Koh Lanta Island. Thai boxing can be watched or learned and Thai cooking courses are offered close by.