10 Best Affordable Hotels in Pattaya
Pattaya has hotels that cover all budgets but naturally, some are better than others. Everyone wants to stay in Pattaya but many fear that the price of the hotels will mean that such a trip may not be financially viable. Luckily, they might be pleasantly surprised when they realise that they can stay in a fantastic hotel for less than $100 per night. This means that Pattaya is far cheaper than many of the other resort cities in Thailand such as Phuket or even the capital Bangkok. The best thing about these hotels is that they are in prime locations, close to the famed nightlife, the attractions and some of the fabulous restaurants that Pattaya has on offer.
You will see that the hotels that are included on our list are a long way off being cheap motels located in the middle of nowhere. These are high quality hotels that are available at affordable prices. If you stay in one of these hotels your friends will be amazed that you managed to pick up such as bargain in a hotel that offers many of the amenities that you would only associate with 5-star luxury.
The Citismart Residence is a located in a quiet soi in north Pattaya and is perfectly placed for Central Marina, Tiffany’s and many of the other attractions that Pattaya has available. Although the hotel doesn’t have a restaurant, all of the rooms come with a European kitchen so you will be able to prepare your own food if you so wish. A dry cleaning/laundry service is available onsite and there is a beautiful rooftop pool with a decked area for sun worshippers although shaded areas are available.
Holiday Inn Pattaya
The Holiday Inn is located at the northern end of Pattaya Beach Road and has been open for over 8 years. This is a 5-star hotel that is remarkably affordable when you consider its location. It has five restaurants with the most popular being the Havana Bar and Terrazzo Italian Restaurant. The hotel has superb facilities including swimming pools, spa and massage facilities, a bakery shop and other small shops. Once again, it is ideally located for visiting areas of the city as it is situated on a baht bus route.
This is a chic and stylish hotel that is located in Central Pattaya next to The Avenue Shopping Centre. The hotel only has 72 rooms all of which are designed in an “urbane and futuristic way”. All the modern conveniences that you would expect in an upmarket hotel, although still managing to squeeze nicely into the affordable bracket, are available. The hotel has two swimming pools, one on the ground floor and another rooftop pool where you will find a bar area. The hotel has a superb restaurant where you can find international and Thai dishes prepared by an international chef and served by highly trained staff.
Dusit Thani Pattaya
The Dusit Thani Pattaya is one of the best known hotels in Pattaya and located at the Dolphin Roundabout in North Pattaya. This large property is something of a timeless classic and oozes class and sophistication. The stunning lobby area just screams out quality and is clearly inspired by upmarket Thai art. Perhaps the piste de la resistance is the musician playing stringed instruments and wearing traditional dress. The hotel offers unrivalled views and is ideally located for getting to other parts of the city or further afield.
Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya
Located in Central Pattaya, the Hard Rock Hotel might not be one of the first names that springs to mind when you think about affordable hotels. It is perfectly placed for Central Festival Shopping Mall and Walking Street and has a wide selection of bars and restaurants along with business facilities. For a surcharge, the hotel will also organise your transfers to and from the airport to make you whole stay just that little bit easier.
Siam @ Siam Design Hotel Pattaya
Now, this is a hotel that just lets you know that it really should be in a higher price bracket. It is a 5-star hotel located at the northern end of Pattaya Second Road. It has a rooftop bar, pool and restaurant area that is renowned for offering some of the best views of the evening sunset. The rooms are all superbly equipped and come complete with all the latest mod-cons. The facilities and restaurants are fantastic with the staff offering an exemplary service.
Dynasty Inn Pattaya
The Dynasty Inn can be found a short distance away from The Avenue Shopping Centre meaning that it is in a prime location for Central Festival and the nightlife of LK Metro and of course, the famous Walking Street. It offers dry cleaning/laundry services and is in close proximity to a number of restaurants serving food from all four corners of the globe.
Peace Resort Pattaya
Located in Central Pattaya, Peace Resort Pattaya is only a few moments away from Tiffany’s show and ideally located for baht bus routes. Once again, although the hotel doesn’t have a restaurant of its own, it has several available in the nearby area.
Pattaya Blue Sky
Pattaya Blue Sky represents excellent value for money and is situated on the northern end of Pattaya Beach Road. It is popular with travelers who have a strict budget but wish to remain close to all the attractions and the nightlife. It is easy to get to places such as the Sanctuary of Truth, Royal Garden Plaza Shopping Mall or Walking Street. You can really enjoy a stay here without breaking the bank meaning that you can save your money to spend on all the delights that Pattaya has to offer.
Once again located in Central Pattaya, the Maytara Hotel is a 3-star hotel that aims at business travelers, couples and families. It is located close to the beach, Walking Street and LK Metro along with Aart in Paradise and Central Festival. It is only 90 minutes away from Suvarnabhumi airport and two hours from Bangkok.