Once a tranquil fishing village, Hua Hin was turned into the Royal resort in the 1920's. This is a popular area for tourists of all nations with it five mile long beach and world class 18 hole golf course
. Locally, there are restaurants and shops. In close proximity to your vacation rental accommodations and the surrounding countryside, you can find caves, waterfalls, parks and mountains to hike. In 1928, King Rama VII built his Klai Kangwon ('Far From Worries') Palace which remains an official royal residence until this today. It is still frequently used by members of the royal family and is open to the public for visits. Hua Hin continued to develop in its own leisurely way, both as an aristocratic resort with the added attraction of an 18-hole golf course
, and as a fishing port. The Railway Hotel, today's Sofitel Central Hua Hin, was built by the State Railways of Thailand
in 1923 in the architectural style of old Siam.
Many of Bangkok's
rich and famous built their own beachfront summer home accommodations to the north and south along the curving sandy bay, enjoying leisurely family weekends in a resort which has maintained its unique identity. Today's visitor to Hua Hin will still sense this special atmosphere and old world charm. Besides sun-filled days on the mile-long beach near your vacation rentals
, there are leisure activities for the whole family, from water sports to golf. The area around the town let's you discover fabulous parks and peaks, caves and waterfalls. Besides its great 5 mile long beach, Hua Hin provides the highest density of world class golf courses anywhere in Thailand, while it's yet virtually undiscovered as an international Golf destination. Green-fees and other costs are currently among the lowest in the world
, while course maintenance and services are superb
. In the evening the winding roads with a great variety of shops make a great stroll at the door step of your condo rentals. And the restaurants built on stilts into the sea offer superb seafood in the legendary and unsurpassed preparation of Thai cuisine.
Hua Hin has all the ingredients for a very special holiday lodging experience, with our vacation rentals as your 'home away from home'.