Rayong is only about two hours away from Bangkok, which is why it is a popular getaway destination for those who want to hit the beach. It is especially popular for those who want to have a quiet vacation, as this is less crowded compared to Pattaya. This article lists 10 luxurious accommodations for tourists who want to spend a fun, relaxing time at the beach with their creature comforts.
Everything about this hotel is excellent. It's an amazing and secluded location in the south of Koh Samet; they provide a speed-boat transit to and from the hotel; the facilities are excellent; there was a lovely public pool and a smaller private pool just outside our villa; the villa itself was beautiful; they provide a welcome bottle of wine for arrival; the toiletries in the room were great; the staff were very welcoming and helpful and the food was delicious and plentiful. It really did feel like staying in paradise. Toby, United Kingdom
Paradee is aptly named, because it gives guests a taste of paradise. The staff pays particular attention to the guests’ preferences, asking them what sort of items they would prefer, including their own choice of soap and room diffuser. The resort is decadent, its surroundings somehow managing to blend Thai and modern architecture effortlessly. Its secluded location in Koh Samet Island makes it the perfect getaway for those who want to escape from reality, even for just a short while. The resort has an in-house spa, bar, and restaurant.
Address: 76 Moo 4 Ko Samed, Tumbol Phe, Amphur Muang, Rayong, 21160 Ko Samed, Thailand
Price: From 606 USD (20,861 THB) per night for two persons
Access: It can be accessed via speed boat
The location is beautiful, very quiet. No vendor on the beach. Sandy beach recommended for the children. Beautiful garden and friendly staff. Philippe, Switzerland
“Romantic” is the word that comes to mind with La Vimarn Cottages and Spa. Its interior design, as well as the canopied beds, provide a whimsical feel to the resort. Its layout and amenities encourage people to enjoy the laid-back atmosphere. The resort offers something for everyone. Honeymooners can spend an intimate time here. Families can also vacation here, as the resort accommodates children. Adventure-seekers can also learn how to dive here, as it offers diving lessons to guests.
Among the facilities of La Vimarn Cottages and Spa are a fitness center, an outdoor pool, and a spa. It also provides equipment for water sports such as canoeing and diving. There are two restaurants within the resort. The O Restaurant, which is at the beachfront, offers Italian food, while Buzz Restaurant offers authentic Thai fare. La Vimarn Cottages and Spa is about 13 minutes away from the beach.
La Vimarn Cottages and Spa
Address: 40/11 Moo 4, Tumbol Phe, Muang, Rayong, 21160 Ko Samed, Thailand
Price: From 330 USD (11,350 THB) per night for two persons
I used to be quite picky regarding hotels but this hotel is really good. Staff is well trained and knows their job! They are friendly and helpful. The room was large, the bathroom was clean and really well designed. And value / price is good. If I come to Rayong again this is the place I'll be staying in. Pioubi, Thailand
Who knew that the combination of violet and blue could be so relaxing? D Varee Diva Central Rayong might not be as close to a beach as the other establishments on this list, but it more than makes up for it for the level of comfort it provides guests. This is the place to stay at if you went to Rayong not for the beaches, but for the shopping. The hotel is located in Rayong, putting guests at the center of the activities within the province. It also has an outdoor swimming pool.
D Varee Diva Central Rayong
Address: 590 Sukhumvit Rd., Nuenphra, Mueng, 21000 Rayong, Thailand
Price: From 42 USD (1,440 THB) per night for two persons
Access: It is less than a kilometer (0.6 miles) away from Passione Shopping Destination Mall
Great location, very relaxing. Good pool and restaurant. Koh Samet is an easy 15 minutes by speedboat so this hotel is a great base for snorkling trips to the Island. Kiaas, Netherlands
Those who want to stay in a rustic hotel instead of a lavish one may consider booking at Rayong Resort Hotel. Located in front of Khao Laem Ya National Park, the establishment provides guests with a view overlooking the sea as well as the neighboring islands. The hotel has its own spa, restaurant, bar, and outdoor pool. For leisure, guests can play at the snooker table.
Rayong Resort Hotel
Address: 186 Moo 1, Muang, Rayong, 21160 Ban Phe, Thailand
Price: From 96 USD (3,307 THB) per night for two persons
Access: Rayong Resort Hotel is in front of Khao Laem Ya National Park
Staff are professional. Rooms are clean and well designed. For swimming pool they put salt instead of chlorine, which is a lot better. Arnon, Indonesia
Centara Q Resort Rayong stands out among other resorts for its modern architecture. Its design establishes the fact that this is an exclusive resort that promises privacy, peace, and quiet for its guests. The resort houses a spa, a restaurant, and a bar. It also has an infinity pool for guests to swim in.
It has Laem Mae Phim Beach, a private beach, in its backyard. Beach towels can be borrowed from the resort for free. It also provides sunblock and mouthwash at no cost, along with the usual hotel amenities. Kayaks are also free for use, while bicycles can be rented by those who want to explore the surrounding area.
Centara Q Resort Rayong
Address: 215/3 Moo 3, Laem Mae Phim, Klaeng, Rayong, 21190 Mae Pim, Thailand
Price: From 97 USD (3,342 THB) per night for two persons
Great beach side location away from the town centre - perfect for relaxing, and a short walk along the beach either way to simple alternative restaurants. Dennis, United Kingdom
Don’t make the mistake of assuming that Novotel is impersonal just because it is part of a hotel chain. It has friendly and attentive staff ready to assist guests. The hotel has its own private beach, which means visitors are guaranteed their privacy. The grounds have beautiful gardens where guests can stroll around during their leisure time.
Among the facilities of the hotel are a spa, a fitness center, and badminton and volleyball courts. It has two restaurants. The Shore serves international dishes, while The Garden Restaurant provides authentic Thai cuisine. Novotel also has an in-house bar.
Novotel Rayong Rim Pae Resort
Address: 4/5 Moo 3, Pae Klaeng Kram Road, Chark Pong, Rayong, 21190 Klaeng, Thailand
Price: From 71 USD (2,448 THB) per night for two persons
Big room, very clean. Variety of food for breakfast. next to the biggest fresh fruit market in town also souvenir from Rayong. there are beauty salon and massage just opposite the hotel with reasonable price. Also swimming pool and fitness center for exercise. good service and facilities. Veera, Thailand
Star Convention Hotel is located at the center of Rayong, so getting to and from attractions is easy for tourists who want to explore what the town has to offer. Star Convention Hotel is a popular destination for conferences, but it is also a good place to stay for vacation goers as well, as it offers facilities for rest and recreation, including a sauna, a pool, and a fitness center. It also has its own in-house bar and karaoke facilities.
Star Convention Hotel
Address: 109 Soi. Rayong Trade Center No.4, Sukumvit Road, Tha Pradu, Muang, 21000 Rayong, Thailand
Price: From 40 USD (1,392 THB) per night for two persons
Great location, right at the beach, with the hotel restaurant touching the shore. 3 mins walk from a shopping street. The food, the staff, and the facilities were great. The time went by much quicker than we would have predicted.” Almog, Israel
Staying at Sai Kaew means being close to not just one beach, but two, as it is perched beside Pineapple and Sai Kaew beaches in Koh Samet. If that is not enough, it also has three outdoor pools. Massage services are also offered in the facilities, along with an in-house gym for health nuts. Sport lovers would also be pleased to know that they can play volleyball or football by the beach.
The resort has two beachfront restaurants. The Zea Restaurant serves authentic Thai cuisine, as well as international dishes. La Luna, on the other hand, offers Italian fare. The resort also has an in-house café and bakery, which serves as an Internet shop.
Sai Kaew Beach Resort
Address: 8/1 Moo 4, Tumbol Phe, Muang, Rayong, 21160 Ko Samed, Thailand
Price: From 166 USD (5,320 THB) per night for two persons
Access: The resort is situated in Khao Laem Ya National Park. It can accessed either by land via a 2.5 hour drive from Bangkok or Rayong, or by sea via a boat ride from Koh Samet or Seree Ban Phe Pier.
“Great location, quiet despite being near main road.” Paul, Thailand
In the Oriental Beach Resort, you do not have to worry about missing out on getting a good view from your room, because all rooms come with a balcony, as well as a kitchen and a living room. Another perk is that the resort is located in a quiet neighborhood, so those who went on a vacation to enjoy peace and quiet will find it here. It is a minute’s walk away from the beach.
Oriental Beach Resort
Address: 123 Moo 3, Pae-Klang-Krum Rd., Chakphong, Rayong, 21190 Klaeng, Thailand
Price: From 109 USD (3,750 THB) per night for two persons
Location and design was spot on, perfectly coordinated with the forest and beach. Restaurants were very nice, good prices and quality. The view from our room was wonderful, overlooking the water and the sunset. Our best hotel experiance in Thailand for sure. Magnus, Sweden
Ao Prao Resort has several things to offer water lovers. The resort is just a 15-minute walk away from Ao Prao Beach, where guests can enjoy several activities, such as snorkeling and canoeing. Those who want to check out surrounding islands will also be pleased to know that the resort provides free shuttle services from Koh Samet to the Seree Ban Phe Pier. Those who prefer to swim in a more controlled environment will like the fact that an outdoor pool is part of the facilities.
Some rooms have balconies to give guests a seaside view. Hiking and biking trails are within the vicinity for those who want to enjoy land-based activities as well. An in-house restaurant serves both international and Thai dishes, so guests can enjoy the good food and the beautiful view while dining. Those who are planning a family vacation will be pleased to know that this resort welcomes children.
Ao Prao Resort
Address: 60 Moo 4 Tumbol Phe, Muang, Rayong, 21160 Ko Samed, Thailand
Price: From 166 USD (5,720 THB) per night for two persons
Immerse yourself in luxury and relaxation
Why look for just a place to lay your head, when you can stay somewhere where you can enjoy every level of comfort? These hotels and resorts provide services and amenities that would practically guarantee a relaxing, luxurious vacation for you.
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