If you are planning a holiday in Pattaya (Thailand) and are looking for a hotel near the beach and the city center, then as an option for accommodation we suggest you to consider the "Grand Sole Hotel 3 *".
Location, photo, description
Grand Sole Hotel Pattaya 3 * is located in Central Pattaya, on Second Street, near the "Hard Rock Cafe" and the Central Festival Park Center. The nearest municipal beach is 500 meters away. It can be reached in 10 minutes. The nearest airport to Pattaya is in Bangkok, 150 kilometers away.
The housing stock and infrastructure of the hotel are located in a 14-story building. Own hotel area is small. There is a restaurant, a swimming pool, a car park and a Thai massage parlor.
In total in this hotel there are 235 comfortable spacious rooms of the following categories:
- "Superior" (25 square meters, maximum can accommodate 2 + 1 people).
- "Deluxe" (35 square meters, combined with the living room bedroom, maximum accommodation 2 + 1 people).
- "Junior Suite" (60 square meters, separate bedroom + living room, maximum can accommodate 2 + 1 people).
Regardless of the category, each room has comfortable furniture, TV with cable channels, air conditioning, mini-bar, telephone, bathroom. Also, all apartments have access to wireless internet. There are rooms with sea views. Apartments are cleaned every day. Also regularly updated towels and bed linen, replenished stocks of bath and toilet accessories in the bathroom.
Since the rooms do not have safes, you can leave valuables for storage to the hotel guests at the reception.
All guests can visit the Thai massage parlor, restaurant and bar. In addition, guests use the hotel's parking free of charge.
In the "Grand Salt" there is also a conference hall for 200 people, equipped with modern technology.
Grand Sole Hotel Pattaya 3 *: reviews of travelers from Russia
As is known, today many tourists try very carefully and responsibly to approach the issue of choosing a hotel for a vacation or business trip. And this applies to hotels both in Russia and in foreign countries. Modern travelers are guided not only by the recommendations of travel agents and the official description of hotels, but also on the feedback of people who have already visited this or that place. This makes it possible, even before the trip, to compile as completely as possible and close to reality the idea of what will await you during your vacation. After all, perhaps, nobody wants to be unpleasantly surprised, arriving for a long-awaited vacation. Therefore, we decided to invite you to familiarize yourself with the general comments of our compatriots concerning their pastime in the three-star Pattaya Hotel "Grand Sole". Just note that almost all the tourists with their choice of place of residence were very pleased. But we'll figure it out in more detail.
The hotel itself
Judging by the reviews of our compatriots, almost all of them were satisfied with the numbers they offered to them in the Grand Sole Hotel Pattaya. So, according to them, all apartments are freshly renovated, bright and spacious. They have everything you need - a refrigerator, a TV set (there are a couple of channels in Russian), a telephone, a hair dryer, a kettle. Also, many tourists were pleased with the fact that the whole hotel, including in the rooms, an excellent signal Wi-Fi. As a minus, some guests note the absence of balconies in the apartments. However, for the vast majority of travelers it was not critical, because almost all the time they spent outside the hotel.
As for the cleaning, there were no complaints about this in the comments of the hotel guests. So, according to tourists, the maids are cleaned in the rooms every day. And they do it very qualitatively, therefore even the most picky lodgers will be satisfied. Towels are changed every day, and bed linens are updated twice a week. Also the maids replenish supplies of soap, shampoo and shower gel as needed. Every day in a mini-bar put on a bottle of water per person.
Like most urban hotels, the Grand Sole Hotel 3 * (Central Pattaya) has a small area of its own. There is a swimming pool, sun terrace and parking. Therefore, if you want to spend a lot of time on the territory of the hotel, then for living it makes sense to find another place.
As for the location of the hotel in question, the overwhelming majority of tourists found it very successful. So, "Grand Sole" is located almost in the heart of Pattaya. In ten minutes walk there are major shopping centers, among them - "Central Festival". Fans of shopping will be very happy about this fact. In addition, in the vicinity of the hotel there are a lot of small shops, restaurants, souvenir shops, travel agencies, transport hubs, etc. Near the hotel there is also a supermarket, food prices in which will pleasantly surprise travelers. As for the "Woking Street", then it can be reached in a quarter of an hour on a tuk-tuk.
Despite the fact that the hotel Grand Sole Hotel Pattaya, reviews about which we are considering, provides guests only breakfast, many tourists in their comments note the quality of the food offered here. So, our compatriots remember that breakfast consisted of cereals, delicious baked goods, hot dishes (noodles, soup), toast, pancakes, sweets, fresh fruits, various jams and juices. Everything was perfectly cooked, so the hotel guests enjoyed breakfast with pleasure.
With regard to nutrition during the day, then, according to travelers, this was no problem with them. So, inexpensive and tasty meal in Pattaya can be in so many places. In particular, in the vicinity of the "Grand Sole" there are some good, according to our compatriots, restaurants. There is a cafe on the local beaches. Many tourists preferred to eat and dine each time in different establishments in order to have the opportunity to try new dishes.
There is also no shortage of bars and party areas in Pattaya. A must-see place for almost every traveler is Woking Street. There are a lot of bars for every taste.
Grand Sole Pattaya Beach Hotel 3 * is a city hotel, therefore it does not have its own beach. According to tourists, from the hotel to the sea you can walk for five minutes unhurried step. The beach here is municipal. Some travelers claim that the city beaches are not very clean. However, many tourists enjoyed spending their time here and did not express any discontent.
In addition, vacationers have the opportunity to visit the beaches of the island of Koh Lan. The ferry departs from the local pier every hour. The journey time is 30-40 minutes, and the trip will cost you only 30 baht. On the island of Ko Lan there are six beaches, each of which is good in its own way. You can move between them on tuk-tuk. The cost of the trip is about 30-40 baht. Each beach has restaurants and bars, so you can spend the whole day on the island.
Entertainment in the hotel
As already mentioned, there is a swimming pool on the territory of Grand Sole. There is also a sun terrace with sun beds and sun umbrellas. If you do not want to go to the beach, then you can have a nice time by the pool.
In addition, the hotel operates a massage parlor. However, not all our compatriots were satisfied with the work of local masseurs and the prices of their services. So, in their reviews, some guests are advised to visit one of the salons in the vicinity of the hotel. According to them, the prices there are lower, and the quality of services is higher.
Many tourists in their comments warmly remember the staff of the Grand Sole Pattaya Beach Hotel, a photo of which is presented in this article. According to them, the staff here is very friendly, friendly and always ready to help. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the administrator at the reception, which will be glad to give you the fullest possible answer. By the way, as our compatriots note, this feature is typical for the people of Thailand. In all places, tourists are very welcome here, meet them with a smile and do everything to make them satisfied.