[HD video below]
While there may be newer 5-star hotels in Hua Hin, the location,
classical design, and overall elegance of the Centara Grand Beach
Resort & Villas, will always ensure that it remains a firm favourite will those that live in Thailand, and those visiting for
Formerly the Hua Hin Railway Hotel, the Centara
Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin was constructed in 1923 and
has fully retained its old-world charm.
Centara Hotels & Resorts acquired the property
in 1985, and with every sensitivity towards its original elegance
has extended and upgraded the hotel, which stands on 16 hectares
of beachfront land amongst topiary gardens that are one of the
great local landmarks.
The resort is situated directly on Hua Hin
beach, just 190 kilometres south of Bangkok, direct access to Hua
Hin town, a glimpse of the local street life and shopping is only
steps from the resort, and surrounded by six 18-hole golf courses.
There are 207 rooms and suites, including the
Club executive floor, each with its own private balcony
overlooking the ocean or landscaped gardens. High ceilings,
period-style furniture and a décor that uses rich polished
hardwood softened by the warm tones of Thai silk evoke the spirit
of the 1920s. The 42 villas set amongst the extensive gardens,
with their spacious living accommodation and the option of their
own pool, offer that little extra privacy.
All rooms feature flat screen TVs with
international channels, in-room safe, minibar, tea and coffee
making facilities, hairdryer, and high speed internet access. The
Club offers exclusive Club Lounge access, including five daily
meal presentations, cocktails and concierge service.
The below HD video shows you what you can expect
from a Deluxe Room at the Centara Grand Beach Resort &
Villas Hua Hin. It should be noted that the room filmed is a
corner room, and as such has an extra window. It should also be
noted that not all the Deluxe Rooms are as close to the beach as
With an area of 40 or 50 square metres and
offering expansive fully furnished balcony, each room can
accommodate up to 3 adults, or 2 adults and 2 children per room.
There is the option of a king bed or two double beds. Other
amenities include individually controlled air-conditioning,
private bathroom with rain shower, LCD television with
international satellite TV channels/programmes, in-house movies,
in-room safe, minibar and refrigerator, bathrobes, slippers, tea
and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, wireless broadband
internet access, and IDD line telephone.
Deluxe Room at Centara
Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin