The best beach resorts in Pattaya are found right on their own little stretches of the wonderful coastline around the city. While Pattaya is better known as a party destination, the white sandy beaches provide blissful relaxation during the day, with the nearby Gulf of Thailand offering cooling respite from the heat of the sun. During the evenings, they enjoy cooling sea breezes and uninterrupted views of the spectacular sunsets, with some even providing the floor for restaurants and clubs. The Pattaya best beach resorts in our list offer much more than just access to sand, however. In order to appear on this page, the hotels must have first-class facilities, great dining and entertainment options, comfortable rooms, excellent service and other important attractions and conveniences. Most importantly of all, they need to be able to guarantee their guests a relaxing, enjoyable, unforgettable holiday experience.
1 Sea Sand Sun Resort and Villas Sattahip Great
Pattaya Sea Sand Sun Resort and Spa caters to both honeymooners and the average traveler.Only an hour and a half from the Suvvarnabhumi International airport and with the natural, beautiful surrounds and closeness to the Gulf of Thailand, it is a perfect place for all holidaymakers to go and relax. A hired vehicle is needed to get into town but the resort is designed as a paradise that guests do not want to leave.Sixty guest rooms and different styles of accommodation ensures that all guests can find the exact match to their tastes and budget.Guests can choose rooms with a view of their own private balcony, a jucuzzi or their own personal garden.
2 Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya Pattaya Great
The Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya is an expansive complex in North Pattaya that has an truly impressive range of leisure facilities for both adults and children.This five-star hotel is located on the Wong Amat Beach and Naklua Beach, just north of Pattaya Bay, the home to many of Pattaya’s finest luxury resorts.But Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya has a direct access to a stretch of golden beach as well as one of the largest swimming pool areas in all of Thailand.The 555 guestrooms are spread out over 18 floors of this double towered hotel, uniquely designed to offer breathtaking views.
3 Dusit Thani Pattaya Pattaya Great
Dusit Thani Pattaya is the classic beachfront resort for those who want timeless five-star luxuries from a beach vacation.The large property has touches of classic Thai inspired art and design where ever you look – from a lobby featuring ocean views, verdant gardens, and traditionally dressed musicians playing stringed instruments, to the rich colours used to furnish the property.The location on Beach Road, just off the dolphin roundabout in north Pattaya means it is surrounded by many excellent restaurants and other premium hotels.There is also cabaret shows, shopping malls and tourist activities within easy reach.
4 Pullman Pattaya Hotel G Pattaya Great
Pullman Pattaya Hotel G is a modern five-star hotel located along beachfront of Wong Amat beach, approximately 140km from Suvarnabhumi International Airport.Within 15 minutes drive from the hotel are family-friendly attractions, such as the interesting Mini Siam and Mini Europe, showcasing replicas of famous landmarks and architectures from the two regions.Tiffanys Show, the original and arguably the largest transvestite cabaret show in Pattaya, and Central Festival, an eight-storey shopping mall, are only within two kilometre radius from the hotel, giving guests plenty of entertainment and shopping options in the area.
5 Cape Dara Resort Pattaya Great
Cape Dara Resort is situated on a jutting headland that gives the hotel its name and the location is unrivalled for sweeping views of Pattaya Bay, with a unique design ensuring every room has an ocean view and private balcony.The hotel was built in 2012, with unbridled luxury being the hallmarks of this sail shaped hotel.It has a private beach, two swimming pools with an all day dining restaurant serving a mix of casual classic Thai dishes and some signature creations from the head chef.There is also a spa and a contemporary Chinese cuisine fine dining restaurant, again with breathtaking views.
6 InterContinental Pattaya Resort Pattaya Great
Sheraton Pattaya Resort is a luxury resort in South Pattaya, built around the coast with stunning views out into the Gulf of Thailand.The location of this hotel offers the perfect mix of convenience and seclusion with expansive grounds that nevertheless connect in a matter of minutes to popular tourist destinations such as the golden sands of Jomtien Beach, popular Walking Street and Bali Hai Pier.Designed in a contemporary classic style, Sheraton Pattaya Resort has a touch of the colonial about it with large windows, cream accents and warm wood interiors.All 156 rooms – as well as two villas – feature television with international satellite channels, safety deposit box, wireless internet access, mini bar and tea and coffee making facilities.
7 U Pattaya Sattahip Great
Pattaya, you can spend time at the beach relaxing in a sun lounger, plus you’ll be within a 15-minute drive of Buddha Mountain and Anek Kuson Sala.The outdoor pool provides fun for everyone, while guests in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in Thai massages and aromatherapy.Offering a beachfront location, Beachfront Restaurant serves French cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.A bar/lounge and a fitness center are offered, and rooms at this luxurious resort get the details right with deep soaking tubs and rainfall showerheads.
8 Amari Ocean Pattaya Pattaya Great
Amari Ocean Pattaya is an expansive five-star complex split into two sections with a beautifully manicured garden, two swimming pools and a host of leisure amenities.Located in the quieter north Pattaya on Beach Road, the wide coast is just a few steps from the hotel, and all the beachfront attractions – shopping malls, Walking Street, Bali Hai Pier – are within easy reach, either on foot or by one of the many cheap and convenient baht buses.In total there are 297 rooms in the Amari Ocean Pattaya, split into the four star Garden Wing and the more modern five star Ocean Tower.Both offering a different experience and yet sharing the same great facilities.
9 Siam Bayshore Resort Pattaya Pattaya
Siam Bayshore Resort and Spa is a peaceful resort hotel that provides a calm and peaceful place to revitalize the soul and mind in a beautiful, tropical location.It has two hundred and seventy rooms and within the walls it is almost like the outside world doesnt exist but the hotel is in a great location to view the local attractions from, as well as unwind and relax.The Bali-Hai pier provides easy speed boat access to a beautiful, natural reef and the famous Walking Street of Pattaya provides a great place to find bargains and to find entertainment.The Siam Bayshore Resort and Spa provides perfectly fitted rooms, new furniture and clean bedding and are decorated with hints of greenery from the gardens.
10 Hilton Pattaya Great
Hilton Pattaya is a great choice for your beach stay in Pattaya, putting you near activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, and parasailing.The outdoor pool provides a splash of fun, while guests in the mood for pampering can visit the spa to indulge in hot stone massages, body wraps, and hydrotherapy.Edge, one of 3 restaurants, offers a beachfront location and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A rooftop terrace and a poolside bar are other highlights, and rooms at this luxurious hotel offer up nice touches like deep soaking tubs and pillow menus.