Pattaya is one of the best and most popular beach resort destinations in South East Asia and even in the world. It is not really an idyllic destination that is paradise on earth but whatever it lacks in terms of natural attractions it makes up for in terms of the great resort attractions which are available here for travelers. These include the quality Pattaya beach resorts which assure you of very good value for money, the range of activities and the roaring nightlife in the beach resort destination which has an array of nightlife venues.
The beach resort destination is situated in the Gulf of Thailand. Its location is some 150km to the south-east of Bangkok. This is just a two-hour drive from the Thai capital. Its seedier past is long gone and tourists are now assured of a top quality resort venue in Thailand where one can have the best holidays in luxurious settings. There are plenty of family-friendly accommodation facilities in the Pattaya beach resorts.
Thousands of visitors are drawn to this resort location in order to take part in diverse activities such as cycling, skydiving, Bungee-jumping, go-Karting and paintball amongst many others. If you are an avid golfer, you can indulge your passion in the great selection of top quality golf courses which are found here such as the Phoenix, the Pattaya Country Club as well as the Navy course which is situated close to Sattahip. If you are looking for an action-packed holiday, Pattaya certainly does not disappoint.
If you crave some quiet relaxation rather than action, you can take any of the thousands of the beach chairs as well as umbrellas which line the shore in Pattaya. There are wandering vendors that can take care of your every need here. You can get a great foot massage or have some barbecued shrimps if you want something to munch on.
On the culinary side, guests can choose from a diverse array of restaurants which serve some of the freshest seafood here. Apart from the Thai cuisine, Pattaya also serves a great array of international cuisines in its many restaurants including the Swiss, German, Indian, English, Japanese and Chinese cuisines amongst many others.
Due to its reputation as a top resort destination and the numerous Pattaya beach resorts where guests can have some quality time, the destination draws visitors from around the world. There is an incredible choice of accommodation that one can pick from depending on their tastes and preferences. No matter your preference, you are guaranteed to find something here that suits your tastes really well.
The good location is also another main attraction of Pattaya to many tourists here. It is situated just one hour from Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport making it fairly easy to access. Choose from great Pattaya beach resorts such as the Cape Dara Resort which is a 5* luxury hotel and beach resort. It is surrounded by lush green natural surroundings and has its own private beach for a tranquil holiday in Thailand.