Welcome To Hua Hin Homes

Approximately 200 kilometers south from Bangkok, Hua Hin is a tropical paradise situated on the western coast of the Gulf of Thailand with expansive sandy beaches, mountains, and natural surroundings. Hua Hin and the surrounding areas have become a premier tourist destination as well as a desirable retirement location for people from all corners of the globe. Hua Hin is renowned and revered among Thai people the premier and best established destination in Thailand with the benefits of a top class holiday destination mixed with the easygoing charms of the fishing village of its origin.

The location of Hua Hin is unparalleled. Even though almost every modern convenience and facility is available, The Thai capital city of Bangkok is just a two hour drive. This makes transfer from Suvarnabhumi International Airport very quick and convenient as no domestic flights are required. Furthermore, all of the facilities you would expect to find in a world class capital city are available in Bangkok; hospitals, health care and more. Of course, the legendary markets and nightlife are there for you to explore and enjoy.

About Hua Hin
The encompassing area referred to as Hua Hin actually covers several areas. The town of Cha-Am is approximately 25 kilometers to the north of Hua Hin, and is a destination in its own right. It has a glorious beachfront, and a more relaxed pace of life. If you venture further south from Hua Hin you will find more stunning destinations such as Pranburi, Pa Nam Pran, Sam Roi Yod. The first national park in Thailand was established at Sam Roi Yod, and is one of the world’s largest wetland preserves. The National Park is a paradise for naturalists. The mountainous region also has many caves for exploring. You will find many activities in the region to occupy your time and your interests.

With the advent of the industrial age and rail travel in Thailand, Hua Hin became a Royal resort destination during the reign of King Rama V as a seaside retreat and escape from the busy city of Bangkok. The Royal Hua Hin Railway station was constructed during this time and is immaculately preserved today as it was in the beginning.

The construction of the Klai Kangwon (Far from worries) Palace by King Rama VII remains as the official Royal Residence to this day, and this has given Hua Hin its very unique reputation and legacy among Thai people. Due to HRM King Adulyadej Bhumibol´s presence, the town shows a real sense of pride. The colonial style railway hotel was built in 1923 by the State Railway Authority and is in operation today as the Centara Sofitel Resort, preserving the past in its original splendour. The Royal Hua Hin Golf Course was opened in 1924 in order for the Royal family to visiting dignitaries.

Hua Hin has many world class golf courses, with more under development. Green fees and other costs are reasonable, in line with the cost of Thailand. The courses and offer outstanding maintenance and services, as can only be provided by the hard working Thai staff. Hua Hin is also home to many world class hotel chains such as the Hilton, Hyatt, Marriot, and Hilton which make it a world class vacation destination.

The surrounding regions of Hua Hin offer incredible natural resources, such as the azure ocean, stunning white sand beaches, outstanding nation reserves, jungle-clad hills, forests, waterfalls, caves and a plethora of fauna and flora. Traditional monuments such as palaces and temples are also within easy reach of the town, all providing the makings of excellent excursions.

Despite being Thailand´s oldest beach and holiday resort, the town has managed to keep a relatively low profile, being the preferred destination for laid-back family holiday makers, travelers and of course the highest society of Thais.

The Hua Hin Market Village is a full service shopping center offering air conditioned facilities and was opened early in 2007. Shops offer a large selection of brand named clothing and goods previously unavailable in Hua Hin. This huge complex also features Tesco Lotus Superstore, a HomePro, a Major Cineplex and Bowling Center along with world famous restaurants and clothing stores.

All these developments are helping further enhance Hua Hin´s ever growing popularity for tourism. Hua Hin truly offers a laid back and friendly atmosphere with the Thais being amongst the friendliest population of the world.

Good infrastructure, in terms of roads, water and sewerage are all in place, with health clinics, hospitals, pharmacies and international schools additionally available.

There are also fine sea food restaurants, international cuisine, supermarkets and international delis to serve daily needs for groceries and also providing a large selection of overseas items.

There is an active nightlife, featuring discos other night entertainment, albeit at a lower level than is found in Bangkok and other destinations.

Buying A Property
The desirability of Hua Hin as a vacation home and retirement destination has increased dramatically in recent years. There are many agents in Hua Hin and this number is increasing steadily to match the demand. There is no shortage of houses for sale to match your desires, taste and budget.

It is always wise to research and know what you want, along with seeking advice from reliable and trustworthy professionals will save a lot of potential problems and heartaches as you plan for the best of your leisure or golden years. The agents at Hua Hin Homes are longtime residents of the area, and have worked for many years in the real estate business locally. We are the agency that will earn and maintain your trust.