Where to stay in Pattaya : Jomtien Beach

Written by admin on January 7th, 2014. Posted in Where to stay in Pattaya

Jomtien Beach
Jomtien Beach is located just a short distance from the southern end of Pattaya Beach. It takes about 15-20 minutes to walk from South Pattaya to Jomtien Beach. Or you may take a Song Thaew from Beach Road. When taking a Song Thaew, it’s better to ask about their route or tell them your destination first. The atmosphere at Jomtien Beach is calmer, and this place is well-known for its water sports, as well for leisurely sun bathing. There are shopping areas, bars, hotels with private beaches, bungalows, and restaurants. Compared to Pattaya Beach, Jomtien Beach is better suited for family leisure, due to its serenity, fewer nightlife activities and, especially, the Pattaya Park Amusement Complex. The complex consists of a amusement park, a water park, and a restaurant, and is open daily from 11.00 A.M. to 10.00 P.M.

Accommodations and Facilities

Though Jomtien Beach is quiet and has less nightlife than Pattaya Beach, its rapid growth in the number of hotels and resorts in the past few years shows that this area is gradually become more popular among the tourists.

Some of the well-known hotels in Jomtien Beach are Ambassador City Jomtien,

Jomtien Palm Beach Hotel and Resort, Rabbit Resort, Sunset Village Pattaya, Jomtien Thani,
and Nusa Playa Hotel and Spa.

Where to stay in Pattaya : South Pattaya

Written by admin on January 7th, 2014. Posted in Where to stay in Pattaya

South PattayaSouth Pattaya features a crescent-shaped beach. There is an area called “Walking Street” filled with many retail shops selling goods such as clothes, sportswear and accessories, jewelry, and souvenirs. Lots of entertainment venues, karaokes, pubs and bars can also be found here. There are a few seafood restaurants, most of them extending into the sea to create a special atmosphere. Arthachinda Road is the border identifying the end of South Pattaya. Strolling through the soi will lead you to Pratumnak Road at the back of Pattaya and take you to Pattaya 2nd Road, where more hotels and nighttime entertainments are located. Tourists wanting to travel to Koh Lan can take a ferry at the Pattaya Pier. It is a one-hour ride to reach Koh Lan.

Accommodations and Facilities

As this area offers a full range of tourist facilities, the accommodations in this area are quite satisfactory for many travellers. South Pattaya is full of hotels and resorts offering a choice of quality for your budget, from economy to luxury. Most of the 5-star hotels are located on the beautiful scenic points of the beach. Some hotels even have their own private beach.

Some of the well-known hotels in South Pattaya are

Sheraton Pattaya, Royal Cliff Beach, Royal Cliff Terrace, and Royal Cliff Grand Hotel.

Recommended Restaurants

Kabuto Yakiniku

Grilled Food Restaurant offers over 20 items on a Japanese menu. Recommended is the Salmon in Miso Soup.

Address : 385/11 moo 10, South Pattaya Road, Pattaya 20260 Tel : (6638) 48-8160 Website : http://www.kabutoyakiniku.com/

Siam Elephant

A restaurant at Siam Bayshore Hotel. You can admire the scenic view of the Pattaya Pier and the Walking Street. Recommended on the menu is Fried Salmon in Herb Sauce.

Address: Siam Bayshore Hotel, 559 Pratamnak Road, Pattaya, Chonburi 20260 Tel (6638)42-8678-81

Recommended Entertainment

Kilkenny’s Irish Pub

Located on the Walking Street.

Hollywood Disco

Located on South Pattaya Road.

Marine Disco

Located on the Walking Street, open until 1 A.M.

Where to stay in Pattaya : Central Pattaya

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South PattayaAs the name indicates, this is the center of Pattaya Beach. You can travel anywhere easily by Song Thaew (a hop-on public taxi). The most attractive draw of this area for visitors is its nightlife activities, with many pubs, beer bars, and agogo bars. Central Pattaya is also filled with shopping places and international restaurants. The largest shopping mall in this area is the world-class Royal Garden Plaza Shopping Mall, located next to Pattaya Marriot Resort and Spa. On the beach, tourists can enjoy many activities such as sun bathing and water sports.


Hotels and resorts are available in a range of quality and budget suitable for all visitors. Most hotels are located along Pattaya Beach Road and Pattaya 2nd Road. Should you want to stay near the beach, look for a place on Pattaya Beach Road or in the sois (lanes) that is not too far from the main road. Some of the well-known hotels in Central Pattaya are

Pattaya Marriott Resort and Spa
, Hard Rock Hotel, and Siam Bayshore.

Recommended Restaurants

Casa Pascal

European Restaurant offers tasty menus from Chef Pascal Schnyder, the owner of this restaurant with experience in 5-star hotels and restaurants worldwide. Recommended menu items are Oven-Baked Salmon with Sun-Dried Tomatoes, and Pan-Fried Goose Liver.

Address : 485/4 Moo 10, Second Road, Pattaya ,Chonburi 20260 Tel : (6638) 72-3660

Website : http://www.thailandsbestrestaurants.com/restaurants/casapascal.html

Marco Polo

Chinese Restaurant at Montien Hotel offers an interesting mixture of tastes in Si Chuan and Shanghai style. Recommended on the menu is the Cold Chicken in Wine.

Address : Montien Hotel Pattaya, Pattaya 2nd Road, Pattaya City (Central), Chonburi 20150 Thailand.
Tel : (6638) 428-155-6

Mata Hari

Recommended menu choice is the Rock Lobster Tails in Vermouth Cream.

Address : 482/4-5 Moo 12, Soi 15,Banglamung,Chonburi 20260 Tel : (6638)36-4620)

Website : www.mataharirestaurant.com

Recommended Entertainment

Hard Rock Café

Located on Beach Road, in front of the Hard Rock Hotel.


Located on Pattaya 2nd Road. Offers live music 5 nights a week and an excellent carvery at weekends.

Website: www.shenanigans-pattaya.com

Where to stay in Pattaya : North Pattaya

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North PattayaThe starting point of North Pattaya is the Dolphin Circle. Pattaya Beach Road begins at this point as well and leads to South Pattaya. Strolling on a walkway along both sides of the road, you will find many luxury hotels, shopping malls, entertainment complexes, and restaurants. The large and prominent shopping mall in this area is the Central Festival Shopping Mall.


Accommodations in North Pattaya are quieter and offer more privacy than those in Central and South Pattaya, so are best for a leisurely vacation. There are many luxury 5-star hotels and resorts located on the beach facing the sea.

Some of the well-known hotels and resorts in North Pattaya include

Dusit Thani Pattaya

, Amari Orchid Resort, and Aisawan Resort and Spa.

Recommended Restaurants

Art Café

Mediterranean Restaurant is located at the center of Pattaya’s Wong Amat Beach; it is shaded with trees and a garden. Recommended menu items are Shrimp Cocktail and Risotto a la Champagne.

Adress : 285/3 Moo 5, Soi 16 Pattaya Naklua Road, Pattaya 20150 Tel : (7738) 36-7652

Website :http://www.artcafe-thailand.com/

Recommended Entertainment

Cabaret Show

The famous show of beautiful women, so beautiful that it is hard to believe that once they were men. Along with the show’s unique appeal, fabulous costumes and stage settings make it a can’t miss program for most visitors who come to Pattaya. You can find the Cabaret performance at the Tiffany Show and Alcazar Show.

Moon River Pub

Enjoy the professional live band concert every night.

Where to stay in Pattaya

Written by admin on January 7th, 2014. Posted in Where to stay in Pattaya


Pattaya is one of the most popular destinations among tourists from all over the world. An easy
journey from Bangkok, it takes just about 40 minutes driving from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Pattaya.
There is a road alongside the beach, surrounded by hotels, restaurants, and entertainment opportunities.
The island located not too far from Pattaya, Koh Lan, is well known for its beautiful coral.

For accommodation choices, Pattaya can be divided into four main areas: North, Central, South, and Jomtien Beach. Different styles are available – hotels, resorts or guest houses – varying by quality, taste, and budget. Accommodations in North Pattaya and Jomtien Beach have a nice quiet atmosphere. This is the best choice for a family or someone who prefers privacy. For the party-goers who love entertainment every day and night, the accommodations in Central and South Pattaya are recommended. There are many hotels, especially on Pattaya Beach Road and Pattaya 2nd Road.

Pattaya Beach also features many leading world-class chain hotels such as Sheraton, Marriott, and Best Western.

For your convenience in searching on ModernThailand.com, we have arranged our hotel options according to the four areas as mentioned above. If you have any questions, just talk with us via our Live Help System, or send email to reservation@discount-thailand-hotels.net. We’re glad to help, – and you do not have to be our customer.