Luxury beachfront resort in Hua Hin, two hours from Bangkok
Benefit from a wonderful beachfront location in Hua Hin, just five minutes from Plearnwan Vintage Village Market. Mövenpick Asara Resort & Spa Hua Hin is 10 km from Hua Hin’s city centre, thereby offering the advantage of a less-crowded beach area, while still being close to nightlife and bustling shopping areas within a 15-minute drive from the resort.
The five-star resort is on the beach at the entrance of Hua Hin town, around five minutes from the local airport. Two excellent national parks with waterfalls, caves and wildlife can be reached in 60-90 minutes. Covering the 200-kilometre distance from Bangkok takes approximately two hours by car.
Around the hotel
Travelling to the hotel
From Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport, take the highway to Rama 9 Expressway and then continue to Dao Kanong Expressway until you see a sign for Samut Sakhon.
Take Highway 35 to Highway 4, and continue on to Petchaburi. Take a left turn off Highway 4 to Cha-Am. Hua Hin is a further 20-minute drive beyond Cha-Am.
Located at Hua Hin Soi 5 on Petchakasem Road.
Minibuses are much faster than buses. They cover the distance in about two and a half hours. They have a limited seating capacity of 11-12 seats.
In Bangkok, minibuses start from Ratchawitee Hospital near the Victory Monument. Minibuses ply the route every 15 minutes from 0600 hrs to 1900 hrs. The ticket costs 200 THB.
In Hua Hin, the minibuses unload passengers in a site off Petchkasem Road in the centre of town.
Hourly bus services are available from Southern Bus Terminal (Sai Tai Mai Bus Terminal, Pinklao) in Bangkok from 0400 hrs to 2220 hrs.
Air-conditioned and non-air-conditioned buses ply the route from Southern Bus Terminal to Srasong Road in Hua Hin. Prior reservation is required to secure seats in buses.
The tickets have to be booked at the bus station in person. The ticket costs about 160 THB.
Train is a safer and comfortable way to reach Hua Hin from Bangkok. Trains run from Hua Lum Pong Railway Station in Bangkok to the historic Hua Hin railway station.
Both stations can be reached easily. Train tickets can be reserved 60 days in advance either in person at any railway station of Thailand or online.
Online reservations cost 200 THB extra, which is levied at the railway station, where you go to collect the tickets. The journey time is 3½ to 4 hours.
Mövenpick Asara Resort & Spa Hua Hin offers a complimentary scheduled van service from/to the resort - Hua Hin center, the drop-off / pick-up point is at clock tower. A updated schedule of available times can be found at the resort.