Much of the information on this section of the website has been supplied in conjunction with our friends on Samui to whom we are very grateful:
30/10/14 We have had a comprehensive update from a friend in Samui, and are sorry to bring you the following closures or delistings:
Tropical Fah Samui – Chaweng – CLOSED
RR Club at Asia Spirit Lodge – Taling Ngam NOT GAY AND PROBABLY CLOSED
Sabai Bar – Lamai – CLOSED
Asia Spirit Lodge – Taling Ngam – NOT IN GAY OWNERSHIP
Baan Shadis Villa – Mae Nam – NOT IN GAY OWNERSHIP
For an up-to-date list check http://gay-samui.com/
03/02/14 There’s lots of news from Emerald Green Men’s Club on Samui. Not least they have been voted ‘Best Gay Spa on Samui’ 2014 in the ‘OUT in Thailand 3rd Annual Awards’ – voted for by international customers. Read all their news in their newsletter – and on our blog page – http://www.nickysgaythailand.com/gay-blog/news-from-emerald-on-samui/
14/08/13 There’s a new Men’s Spa opening on Samui. Thaiboy Men’s Spa claims great service and great coffee too! Check them out!
27/07/13 We have had an announcement from Tropical Fah Samui (on Samui) that they are changing their monthly bingay. It will no longer be on the last Saturday of the month, but now on the first Saturday. So the event tonight is CANCELLED and instead will be on August 3rd.
07/04/13 From the Mekkala Men’s Spa in Samui – This year there is a nationwide ban on throwing water from trucks. Therefore we will celebrate Songkran from the street. Outside Tropical Fah Samui. Starting from midday. **FREE lunch for all**Drinks at REALISTIC prices**Raise money for CHARITY**Staff in FANCY DRESS**Great SOUND system**Bring your OWN drinks no problem**See YOU there…
18/02/13 We got this in from Mekkala Men’s Spa on Samui. First they have closed the venue in Bophut, and now are concentrating on the one at Chaweng. They told us “Mekkala men spa & bar has now recruited 3 new spa therapists today. A big change coming to the organization and more…” Their website http://www.mekkalamenspa.com/ has been updated and is now super-sexy!
15/02/13 Saiwon Men’s Spa on Koh Samui is now Saiwon Spa only! The Spa that’s lost its Men! This premises is now branded as Saiwon Spa – the word Men has been removed from the name at the front of the shop and no male staff working there. The new female staff claim that they can call a man if required…
Of course we’ve de-listed it!
31/01/13 We have heard that the Site Bar, outside Mekkala Spa on Samui has closed. The Spa has a bar inside, which will serve their customers, but the general bar outside, alas, is no more.
25/11/12 There’s two new parties weekly at Mekkala Men’s Spa on Koh Samui. Every Wednesday they are having a “Retro Night” with 2 for 1 drinks, and on Fridays they are having a beach night with free BBQ. Click the poster to the side for all the info.
21/11/12 We have today heard from a friend on Samui “I would like to let you know that Hotel Phoenix on Koh Samui Island is already Closed since June 2012. The owner Stephan, sold the property and is no longer a gay place.” Thanks for keeping us updated. We have removed it from our listings.
12/11/12 There’s a new resort/cafe/restaurant on Samui. Secret Garden looks really luxurious and a great place to stay if you’re going to the island. Check it out!
12/11/12 We have today heard from Bruce and Mark of Emerald Green – our friends in Samui – about two closures on Samui. Apparently Mana’s Home and Hard to Forget Massage have both closed.
28/10/12 There’s a new gay bar in Samui. Called Gay Point, it’s aiming at both the local Thai and farang crowd. They had a good opening night and have made a good impression already. We wish them all the best for the future.
18/08/12 Our friends in Samui, and one of the people who supply us information there have come up with a complete redesign of their website. Emerald Green Men’s Club have been in business over 6 years and with the launch of this new site, they are making many new offers. They have special offers and many bonuses – including ones that are now available for people who book online. Take time and have a look – http://www.emeraldgreensamui.com/
06/08/12 Coming hard on the heels of PhuketHotMale.com, the HotMale people are proud to announce the launch of KohSamuiHotMale.com. This proudly joins and completes the ThailandHotMale group, all held together under the banner of www.ThailandHotMale.com. There are now 5 HotMale websites in Asia – PattayaHotMale – BangkokHotMale – ChiangMaiHotMale – PhuketHotMale – KohSamuiHotMale. They all carry a slightly different slant to Nicky’s and as our partner sites in Thailand we wish them well.
07/07/12 Our friends in Samui – Rainbow Scuba and Tours – have told us about a new massage place. Hard to Forget massage has opened in a small walking only soi opposite the Centara Grand Hotel. If you go there and have any personal experience of this, please let us know.
21/06/12 We have received details of an exciting Sunday tour on Samui. Rainbow Scuba and Tour are offering a Sunday Snorel Session. We have detailed it in our blog, www.nickysgaythailand.com/gay-blog/samui-sunday-snorkel-session/ and you can read all the details on their website here – rainbow-scuba.com. If you’re into seeing nature an easy way and are on Samui, do check it out.
13/05/12 Our new Property Website – NickysGayProperties.com is now live. We have two properties we’d like to draw your attention to in Sunee Plaza, Pattaya.
The Former Euroboys is for sale at just 500,000B. You can read all the details here - http://www.nickysgaypattaya.com/property/gogo-bar-in-sunee-plaza-sp02f/
There is also an very reasonably priced apartment block. Already popular with sitting tenants at the corner of Sunee Plaza and Soi Yensabai. Read about that here. http://www.nickysgaypattaya.com/property/3-condos-in-sunee-plaza-c08f/
If you’re interested in either place, the contact details are on the web page and please mention you saw it on Nicky’s Properties if you make contact with them.
22/04/12 There’s a new bar been opened as part of the Mekkala Spa in Chaweng. Called “The Site” it’s open from 20.00 to 02.00. They have a boys show there on Friday nights at 23.30. It’s not a separate place, just a part of the new spa there.
04/04/12 We have heard that Boy Zone on Koh Samui has closed. Certainly their website has gone. If we hear any more we will let you know
20/03/12 A new spa and massage place is opening on Samui. Mekkala 2 will open on the 24th at Chaweng Beach. They are having a grand opening party. If anyone goes to the place, we’d love a report. This will save our reporter from making a trip! (We know – lazy)
25/01/12 We have received this update from our friends at Emerald Green Men’s Club on Koh Samui. “‘Christys Cabaret‘ the update there is they have a new owner, straight Frenchman who has changed the venue name to ‘Moulin Rouge Cabaret‘ with pretty much the same show, still heaps of thrills and laughs there for gay men. He has done an impressive job upgrading the place, new stage lighting, massively increased seating capacity, new bathrooms and bar, much larger stage and he pays his staff a salary. Same location as the previous club, still free entry.”
04/12/11 Emerald Green Samui, our partner on Koh Samui, have announced a wonderful new package.
ENJOY a Luxury Long Tail boat tour around the exotic Five Islands nature sanctuary – off the SW coast of Samui
+ Swim, snorkel, splash around in a sparkling azure sea
+ Thai massage and skin treatment in a tropical beach Sala by our own gay Thai masseurs
+ Sumptuous 3 course lunch with chilled drinks in the famous Five Islands Restaurant
+ Comfortable hotel transfers
This luxury package available only through the Emerald Green Mens Club, Koh Samui, Thailand from December 18, 2011. Full details, photos and bookings please click here
12/08/11 Our friends on Samui – Emerald Green Men’s Club – who provide us with all the Samui information have just launched a new ‘Massage and Body Treatments’ menu. They have kept many of their customer favourites but added invigorating new massage styles and exotic, spicy, for men only, body treatments. You can read all about them here – www.nickysgaythailand.com/gay-samui/emerald-green and read about their specials on their own website – www.emeraldgreensamui.com
NEWS FROM WHEN WE BUILT THE WEBSITE
Zodiac Cabaret as the owner has just died and thus the place closed
Boys Bar Samui’, Lamai was rumoured to have closed but we went over they are still open with a name change but now not off boys and a gay owned mixed venue calling themselves – ‘Sabai Bar’, Lamai