Location : Property in Thailand
When it comes to real estate in the Pattaya region, there are many great areas to live, offering a vast array of options from city-like locations with stunning sea-views, to relaxing suburban locations on the edge of the city and its surrounding areas. Please see below a list of the most prominent holiday and residential areas in the Pattaya region.
The most popular place to live for the vast majority of potential homebuyers to the region is in the heart of Pattaya City. Known as one of the most exciting and affordable places to visit and live in Asia, Pattaya is not only home to beaches, but also a sublime choice of world-class amenities such as international schools and hospitals, a myriad of the finest international restaurants you will find anywhere and also some of the most exciting nightlife options in the world.
Located on the Eastern Seaboard, just under a 2-hour drive from Bangkok, Pattaya offers the perfect atmosphere for those especially looking for Pattaya condos for sale, and with so much choice in the heart of the city, you can find some of the most competitive real estate prices around.
Jomtien beach is considered as Pattaya’s younger sister. Just a 10-minute drive from downtown Pattaya, Jomtien is known for its more laidback atmosphere while still enjoying lots of international eateries, bars and an uncluttered beach. Enjoying a more quitter living experience while still being a short drive from the action is what makes Jomtien Beach such a great place to live. You will find a great choice of condo and villa developments in Jomtien, with this location being more popular with families and retirees.
Located over towards North Pattaya, Naklua has become an excellent residential location in its own rights over the past few years. Home to many of the island’s most exciting condominium developments, near to Wongamat Beach, Naklua merges a stylish and peaceful atmosphere with lots of holiday-style Western amenities such as international restaurants and bars. This is one of the most up and coming residential areas in the Pattaya region.
When you seek out the best choice of condominium developments in the Pattaya region, nowhere can match Pratumnak Hill. Located directly between Pattaya and Jomtien beaches, over the past several years, Pratumnak hill has become the ultimate place for real estate in the Pattaya region. With lots of restaurants and bars, and just a short distance to the back-end of Walking Street, Pratumnak Hill really is one of the most popular places to live in Pattaya.
If you are looking for somewhere more private and tranquil to live in the Pattaya region, the Huay Yai area, a 15-minute drive outside of the city, is home to some of the best villa developments in the region. Located in stunning countryside near to Phoenix Gold Golf Course, Huay Yai is a popular choice with families and those working in Pattaya city who want to live in privacy, while still being just a short drive into Pattaya and Jomtien.
The Bangsaray Beach area is known as the most beautiful place to live and/or holiday in the region. A 20-minte drive outside of Pattaya towards Rayong, Bangsaray has a stunning beach, a handful of cool seafood restaurants, some choice international eateries and some of the most awe-inspiring villa and condo developments in the region. Many retirees and families enjoy living in the Bangsaray region away from the hustle and bustle of the city but still close enough to visit when you need an international shopping center.
Many of the city’s expats choose to live in the East Pattaya area of the city. Located on the opposite side of Sukhumvit Road, East Pattaya merges a great choice of international restaurants, an understated nightlife scene and very affordable living costs. The major areas in East Pattaya include Soi Khao Noi, Soi Khoatalo, and Lake Mabprachan. Just a 10-minute drive into the city, and with some of the most affordable condos and villas, it’s no wonder so many Westerners opt to live in or buy property in East Pattaya.