Location name : Pattaya
The Thailand mainland seaside resort where everyone’s dreams come true.
An adventure land waiting to thrill your senses, with a large variety of entertainment bars, night clubs or just people looking to relax, it all happens in Pattaya. A popular place for foreign expats to retire along with the many thousands of holiday makers joining us here every year for the warm weather, cold beer and endless entertainment on offer.
Location name : Central Pattaya
This is the heart of all the Pattaya action and with the beach to laze your day away right at your doorstep. With major shopping malls including Central Festival and The Avenue complex within easy walking distance you will be sure to find a Thailand bargain.
There is an abundance of nightlife in this area with the famous Soi LK Metro a popular ex pat area a great place to start the evening’s entertainment.
Location name : South Pattaya
Now if you’re after serious night time entertainment, this is the place to live. Home of the world famous Walking Street, were the heavy action doesn’t start until late in the night and ends in the wee hours of the morning. Featuring nightclubs, go-go bars and a variety of beer bars you will never be short of a smiling face.
Along with the array of seafood restaurants on the foreshore, many people just come to walk the strip and watch the street performers and be dazzled by the lights and the crowd.
Location name : North Pattaya
North Pattaya can be defined as the area north of Pattaya Klang road up to the dolphin roundabout. A very popular location with the larger hotel chains providing easy access to Pattaya beach. There is plenty of local entertainment including beer bars, massages and a few local bands playing all kinds of music.
The shopping area around Big C north provides a large shopping mall with everything you need from fast food to designer fashion outlets.
Location name : Naklua
Naklua is located in the northern part of greater Pattaya, translating to “salt fields” this area was mainly salt farming and fishing villages before the tourists arrived. Compared to Pattaya, the Naklua area is shy and retiring with only a handful of bars and restaurants along the Naklua Road.
Make sure you try the Moon Aroi Seafood restaurant, it’s well known not only in the local area but travellers from Bangkok.
Location name : Wongamat
The Wongamat area is just north of Pattaya next to Naklua. With a long strip of clean sandy beach, it is one of the best beaches in the local area, very popular with the higher end resorts and hotels. Known locally as millionaires row, this strip has that seaside resort feel with fantastic views out over the islands, some first class dining options right on the beach and all only a few minutes drive to the heart of town.
Location name : East Pattaya
The East Pattaya area is commonly known as the “darkside”, mainly due to the lack of streetlights in years gone by. It covers the area east of Sukhumvit Road and is a popular address for the many expats living in the Pattaya.
Some features of the area include many top quality schools, some of the finest golf courses in Thailand, plans for a brand new shopping centre and a booming housing market. So if you are looking for a house for sale or rent this is the area to be.
Location name : Jomtien
Located South of Pattaya City, Jomtien is a very popular destination for tourists and long term expats wanting cheaper accommodation. With a large strip of sandy beach, clean and more tranquil environment to the hustle of Pattaya Central, this suburb provides you with a resort style feel.
Also a popular dining location with many fine restaurants and local entertainment areas.
Location name : Pratumnak
The Pratumnak area is just South of Pattaya city and within walking distance to the Pattaya nightlife, but providing a serene quieter lifestyle. Known as the Beverly Hills of Pattaya this area is very popular with developers for large condominium projects, boasting fine beaches, a nine hole golf course and plenty of local dining.
Notable attractions are the Big Buddha on the hill, or the Pattaya lookout to watch the sun set over the islands, a very romantic spot for couples.
Location name : Na Jomtien
Located about a 20-30 minute drive south of Pattaya city is this seaside suburb. Unlike Pattaya, this tranquil suburb has many restaurants and resorts right on the beach. Enjoy some kite surfing or windsurfing on this spacious beach.
A popular weekend destination for Bangkok residents, although it never seems busy with the congestion compared to the city, with notable local attractions including the Ocean Marina Yacht Club and The Glass House restaurant to name a few.
Location name : Huay Yai
The Huay Yai area is South East of Pattaya and about a 20 minute drive. With many new housing villages being built around this area you can find a nice house in a secure development but feel a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Pattaya.
With the famous temples, golf courses and the silver lake vineyard there are many local attractions to visit and the beach is just a short drive away.
Location name : Bang Saray
Bang Saray was once a sleepy fishing village, well known by locals for the clean quiet beach and quality seafood restaurants on the foreshore, this area is becoming increasingly popular with developers proving beachfront Thai Homes.
About 140kms south of Suvarnabhumi Airport and a short 20 minute drive south of Pattaya, this area provides a seaside location with many local attractions including temples, a water park, golf courses and fine seafood dining.