Are you lusting after a beachfront condo in Pattaya? Do you picture yourself enjoying all the sights, sounds, smells and sensations of beachside living? But which beach do you choose, Pattaya has over ten to enjoy!
Although more renowned for its exotic nightlife, there is more to this seaside city than bars, pubs and clubs. What was once a sleepy fishing village is still home to some stunning stretches of sand; each with their own unique charm.
To help you explore them all, we have shortlisted the best candidates for you. If you too want to experience the true essence of Pattaya, you need to lose yourself in these sandy havens.
Among the finest beaches of Pattaya, this 4-km-long stretch of crescent-shaped sand right in the downtown is divided into three zones: north, centre and south. Bustling beach road that runs parallel from tip to toe is festooned with hotels, restaurants, cafés, bard and shops. Here you can people watch, have a cooling drink, ride a banana boat or work on your tan.
Wong Amat Beach
Located next to northern Pattaya Beach, this is one of the loveliest beaches in Pattaya. As it is quieter and cleaner than most, it’s a popular spot with families; many camp out for the day having picnics, fishing and building sandcastles. Like almost every beach in these parts, many sea-facing hotels and eateries are facing it.
Bang Saen Beach
If you’re visiting Pattaya on your honeymoon, put this beach at the top of your list as it’s the most romantic in the area. At the northern tip is Laem Taen Cape, a lovely park area for strolling. Otherwise, rent yourself a pair of lounge chairs and enjoy a stunning view, refreshing coconut and succulent seafood from the many beachside stalls.
Known in Thai as ‘salt field’, this beach is adjacent to a fishing hub. That’s why this is a well-known spot to rent a fishing boat and take to the high seas. This popular beach is also a favourite with surfers and volleyball players. Although getting busier, it’s still a good choice for chillin’ and soaking up the sun.
Dong Tan Beach
Located north of Jomtien, Dong Tan is arguably the quietest beach in Pattaya. Fringed by lush palm trees, this 1.5-km-long stretch of golden sand is appealing to locals and foreigners alike. It’s the perfect spot for swimming, sailing and fishing. For something different, this beach is also renowned for its fantastic foot massage and manicure!
Bang Saray Beach
For avid scuba divers, this is the place to come! Experienced underwater enthusiasts come here in droves to explore the aquatic landscape, including abundant whale sharks and a sunken WWII ship. Bonus – this beach has a killer sunset view. There are many good reasons this is one of the most famous beaches in Pattaya.
We’ve saved the best for last: Tawaen Beach. Considered by many to be Pattaya’s most beautiful beach.Offset by azure waters, lush green mountains and soft white sands, this is the ultimate spot for seaside relaxing. Here you can take a submarine ride into the coral reef, enjoy a fresh seafood lunch, buy a few local souvenirs and much more. This is the ideal spot to find a beachfront condo in Pattaya for sale and make yourself a seaside home.