Jomtien Beach, just South of (in)famous Pattaya, is the closest beach getaway from Bangkok. You’ll get all the sand, sun, warm waters and gorgeous sunsets you’d expect from a tropical beach, and all at a budget price.
Check out my Destination Guide Pattaya/Jomtien to plan your own beach getaway from Bangkok!
The Fifth Jomtien has a nice location, off Pattaya’s nicest stretch of beach and with easy access to public transportation. You’ll get a large room with a kitchenette and resort amenities like a gym, pool and good breakfast, all at a reasonable price. I encountered a number of small issues that spoiled my experience – but check out my review … Continue reading