Just a 3-hour drive away from Bangkok is the beautiful beachside town of Hua Hin, a town with a completely different atmosphere than the hustling and bustling city of Bangkok. Instead, in Hua Hin, you'll find a slower-paced life with chill and relaxing vibes ?
Spend your days relaxing and exploring many of Hua Hin's amazing attractions such as the iconic sand white beaches, vibrant markets, beautiful temples ? There's plenty to do in this picturesque destination!
And the best part? There are plenty of amazing yet affordable places to stay in Hua Hin to make your trip even more memorable! Here are the best 10 places you can stay in Hua Hin under RM160 per night ?
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Prices are based on the searches for the travelling period of August 2019.
1. My Way Hua Hin Music Hotel
Stay in comfort in a unique music-themed hotel in Hua Hin. Upon entering the hotel, you'll be impressed with all the music-inspired designs across the entire establishment. Find plenty of saxophone lamps, posters of famous bands such as Elvis Presley, the Beatles, and Michael Jackson. Even the rooms are named according to music notes and chords! You just might find a surprise piano in your room, a ukelele, or a guitar hanging over your bed ?
Not to mention that the hotel also has a fabulous pool to beat off the heat as well as a fitness centre for those who like to keep to their workout schedule. And if you're craving some snacks or drinks, there's also a 7-11 right next door.
#HHWT tip: This hotel does not have elevators so it may not be suitable for those travelling with the elderly or disabled.
Price per night: starts at RM72 on Agoda
Address: 20/35 Soi Hua Hin 108, Nong Kae, Hua Hin, Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 516 556
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2. Season Palace Hua Hin
If you're looking for a place that's away from the hustle and bustle of Hua Hin city centre, this is the place to be. It's a little far from the main town but you'll gain in plenty of peace and quiet for a good night's sleep ?
On days that you're not off exploring the beautiful Hua Hin, you could always take a nice and relaxing break by the pool ?
Price per night: starts at RM52 on Agoda
Address: 1995 Phet Kasem Rd, Tambon Cha-am, Amphoe Cha-am, Chang Wat Phetchaburi 76120, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 442 811
3. Coconut Budget & Boutique Hua Hin
Coconut Budget & Boutique Inn is known as one of the most popular budget accommodation in town. Since it is budget accommodation, don't expect any fancy hotel reception or fine dining room service. It's beauty is it its service that is catered to budget travellers and its super strategic location ? Daily housekeeping is available and they replenish drinking water bottles every day too!
#HHWT tip: Bring the free water bottles with you while exploring the city to avoid splurging on unnecessary drinks.
The inn is located just minutes away walking distance to the Huahin night market where you can explore local handicrafts and goods to bring back as souvenirs. Not to mention that it's also about 15-20 minutes walk from the Hua Hin Railway Station and the beach! And there's a Family Mart right next door too.
You can also rent a bicycle or a motorbike (the reception will help you out) so you can explore more places without spending too much on public transportation too!
#HHWT tip: Since the inn is located in the central area of Hua Hin, it can get pretty noisy at night. If possible, try and request for rooms on the higher floors to minimize the noise for a good night's sleep.
Address: 40/7 Phetchakasem Road, Hua Hin, 77110 Hua Hin
Contact: +66 32 515 788
4. The Hideaway Resort Hua Hin
Step right out of your villa patio and right into the view of a large and beautiful swimming pool ? Request for a villa on the ground floor if you can since it opens up right to the pool! Not to mention that you can easily walk to nearby attractions such as Wat Hua Hin and Wat Amparam.
And hey, free wifi is a total bonus too! Which comes in handy to upload photos of you in the magnificent pool on your Instagram feed.
The hotel isn't too far from the beach either. You can rent a bicycle from the hotel and cycle just a few minutes away! Between the pool and the beach, your vacation of total relaxation is a sure thing ?
Price per night: starts at RM151 on Agoda
Address: 39/19 Soi Hua Hin 9 Hua Hin 77110, 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 520 301
5. Khachathong Hotel
One step into this hotel and you'll think you've entered a lush tropical resort ? This green oasis in the heart of Hua Hin but is secluded towards the end of a street, perfect for travellers who prefer to stay in a central location yet away from all the noisy streets.
Its strategic location makes it one of the most convenient places to stay in. You can walk to most of Hua Hin's main attractions such as the clock tower, train station, beach, night market, and market village!
The green decors of the hotel make it a totally Instagrammable spot too! And on days you're taking it slow, enjoy lazing around on your comfortable beds with air conditioning and a good television show in your room.
Price per night: starts at RM59 on Agoda
Address: 214 ซอยโขมพัฒน์ เพชรเกษม Tambon Hua Hin, Amphoe Hua Hin, Chang Wat Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 533 644
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6. First Choice Suites
First Choice Suites is a serviced apartment rather than a hotel. But even so, it is one of the best places to stay in Hua Hin due to its location and facilities. Enjoy your stay in a room furnished just as well as a hotel with large comfortable beds, television, wifi, a fitness centre, swimming pool and more. The service apartment also provides services such as room cleaning and laundry for a minimal fee. And the best part? It comes with a kitchenette equipped with utensils, plates, and cooking equipment so you can make your own meals and enjoy it in the room on lazy days ?
There's also plenty to explore nearby that are within walking distance such as the Blue Port Mall, the beach, and the night market ? And there's a 7-11 right around the corner too!
Price per night: starts at RM96 on Agoda
Address: Baan Kunkoey & Baan Kookieng Condominium Petchakasem Road Nong Kae, Amphoe Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 536 275
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7. Hinn - Namm Hotel
Stay in comfort and style at the Hinn Namm Hotel. Enjoy a relaxing holiday with the hotel's many amenities such as baggage storage, 24-hour front desk, (for the last minute bookings you need to make), and an amazing pool for you to lounge by! Perfect for a family vacay with the kids ? And for those who would like to stay in shape during your trip, you can easily drop by their fully-equipped fitness centre on the first floor.
Not to mention that it's just a few of Hua Hin's attractions such as Wat Bussayabanpot and Soi Bintabaht Walking Street ?
Price per night: starts at RM114 on Agoda
Address: 41, 48 Phet Kasem Rd, Tambon Hua Hin, Amphoe Hua Hin, Chang Wat Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 522 111
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8. Chaba Place
This quaint and cosy hotel is perfect for travellers who are out most of the day exploring Hua Hin town ? After a day of adventure, it'll feel great to return to a clean and cosy room for a good night's sleep. Of course, the hotel also offers plenty of amenities such as 24 hours front desk, a concierge to help you plan your day, a tranquil pool area and free wifi!
Explore nearby attractions too such as Wat Khao Noi and the Orthodox Church! You can easily hire a bicycle and explore the area. And there's even a market just across the street to visit that's a total photographer's heaven with all the locals selling and buying local goods ?
#HHWT tip: You can easily get a tuk-tuk from the hotel but if you want to save on spending, you can walk to the traffic lights, cross the street and get a Songthaew from there instead, which is much cheaper than a tuk-tuk.
Price per night: starts at RM60 on Agoda
Address: 27-96 Soi Hua Hin 56 Hua Hin / Cha-am, 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 514 342
9. Ibis Hua Hin Hotel
You can't go wrong with a stay at the Ibis Hotel. After all, the chain hotel is known worldwide for being affordable and providing excellent amenities and service ? Enjoy easy access to Hua Hin's beautiful beach for a dip in the seawater, visit the famous Clock Tower or take a short walk to the iconic Cicada market or Tamarind Market. The hotel also provides frequent bus shuttles daily to the nearby markets and malls so you don't have to worry about lugging your shopping haul all the way back to the hotel ?
There's also a bicycle rental service in the area so you can easily explore the town on your own!
Price per night: starts at RM113 on Agoda
Address: Petchkasem Road, Hua Hin 87 Alley, Hua Hin, phasuk, Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 2 659 2888
10. Amara Resort Hua Hin
The Amara Resort isn't as central as the other accommodations listed earlier. It's a few minutes drive away by tuk-tuk or car into the main town. But on the bright side, being away from the busy town also gives you plenty of privacy, peace and quiet for a great night's sleep in your super spacious room ?
You can easily take a walk to the Market Village or the beach when exploring nearby areas. And on lazy days, enjoy a dip by their serene and tranquil pool to beat the heat ?
Price per night: starts at RM91 on Agoda
Address: 16/55 ถนน เพชรเกษม ซอยหัวหิน 94 Tambon Hua Hin, Amphoe Hua Hin, Chang Wat Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110, Thailand
Contact: +66 32 516 315
And there you have it, 10 totally awesome accommodations under RM152 for an affordable trip to Hua Hin! It's a sign to start calling up your travel buddies and start packing for your epic trip to the beautiful city of Hua Hin ?