A hotel with a great view can only do much, but a hotel with a beachfront view is what makes the difference. Beachfront hotels had always been "in" in the travel market, thus more and more hotels include rooms with ocean or beach views in their collections.
Of course, it is only natural for countries like Thailand, distinguished for their exotic beaches, to feature more beachfront hotels than most European countries with little to no beach access. In this article, we are going to talk about Hua Hin, one of the most popular seaside destinations in the country and one of the best beachfront resorts in the area called The Barai Spa and Residential Suites.
Hua Hin used to be a peaceful fishing village in the past, however, it has grown to be one of the most luxurious seaside resorts in the country. Featuring a great range of stunning hotels overlooking the ocean, Hua Hin has become a major hotspot for luxury travelers, but for wellness travelers as well, since it offers plenty of relaxation opportunities and outdoor water sports like kitesurfing and more.
For many travelers, The Barai Spa and Residential Suites has actually become a reason to visit the area. As a matter of fact, a great percentage of the hotel's guests are repeaters. One of the reasons why The Barai Spa and Residential Suites is such a beloved hotel is its wonderful beachfront location.
The Barai Spa and Residential Suites: The Basics!
The hotel is located on the luxurious Kao Takiap area, known for its high cultural value, stunning beaches, and golf courses. It is particularly known for its great swimming pools, its giant water slide and the world-class spa THE BARAI.
The property is ideally located, just three hours away from Bangkok, the Thai capital, making it a perfect getaway for relaxing vacations, families, couples, and even business travelers . It is also very close to national parks, luxurious golf course, popular night markets, and Hua Hin's top shopping areas.
Since it spreads over 16 acres of land, the hotel is delightfully spacious, featuring beautiful gardens and a stunning lagoon overlooking the longest hotel beach in Hua Hin.
The Perfect Beach-front Suite!
If you are searching for the most luxurious room the hotel, then you have to stay in the Barai Balcony Suites, covering a total area of 149 sqm, and offering stunning views over the ocean. The suite is equipped with all sorts of luxurious facilities, which will analyze one by one below.
First of all, a personal butler will be at your disposal throughout the day, from 07:00 to 23:00, catering to your every need. You will also enjoy Premium Quality Wifi in your room, allowing you to use your favorite apps and upload your photos & stories at super-fast speeds!
A 60-Minute Massage for Two People is given complimentary per night at The Barai* Spa, while you can access the Tranquility Court Pool as well. An in-suite Aromatherapy Steam and Aromatherapy Milk Bath, can be prepared by your Butler.
Of course, you will start your days dynamically with a delicious and nutritious breakfast which will be brought to your room. During the day, you can stay hydrated with hot and cold beverages, pre-dinner drinks, and snacks at McFarland House.
Last but not least, the reason we have picked this room to present, in addition to its luxurious facilities, is not other than its stunning balcony. The suite's balcony offers stunning ocean-front views over the Gulf of Thailand, that will surely upgrade your holidays!
Dining by the Beach!
Either we are talking about breakfast, lunch, or dinner, a great beachfront view is always welcome. The sound of the waves works as a charming little orchestra, easing your intellectual appetite while eating.
McFarland House is the hotel's main beachfront bar and dining area, housed in the old two-storey 19th century pavilion. From Breakfast, to Brunch, Lunch and Dinner, you can enjoy each meal of your day by the beach.
You & Mee Noodle Shop & Poolside Bar might not feature direct beachfront views, however, it enjoys great ocean views. There, you may try traditional Thai dishes, as well as a great selection of market seafood for lunch.
Beach Dining Experience takes place on the beach. A romantic dinner under the starry sky is one of the most romantic experiences that you should definitely live in this resort. You can either enjoy your dinner at the Beach Lawn, or at the THE BARAI beachfront. The dinner includes 5 delicious courses and wine!
Not into a romantic mood? Well, you should definitely attend Thursday's Beach Bar-B-Q Night, taking place from 19:00 to 22:30. Live performances will set the night on fire!