Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

Grand hotel in idyllic beachfront location

Ideally located in the centre, the Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin spans over 16 hectares of tropical landscapes and enjoys direct access to seven kilometres of white sand beach. Opened in 1923 as a railway hotel for the wealthy, here you can savour the luxury and refinement of eras gone by in a beautiful Thai garden setting.
 
One of the classic hotels of Asia, this resort has been restored to it's original colonial grace with a charming, old world atmosphere. Each guestroom features gracious décor and a private furnished balcony overlooking the landscaped gardens. Take a dip in one of the resort’s four swimming pools and enjoy local and international cuisine at the resort’s five renowned restaurants. Fine French cuisine and fresh seafood dishes can be sampled at the beachfront Palm Seafood Pavilion, while Thai can be enjoyed at Suan Bua and Japanese at the Hagi Restaurant.
 
Nearby, seven of Thailand's top golf courses compliment the hotel's extensive onsite recreation, while Hua Hin’s shops, leisure attractions and the  railway station are also all within easy walking distance. Back at the resort after a day of activities or sunbathing, enjoy a relaxing treatment at the resort’s spa or enjoy the club benefits for those in club rooms. Club benefits include club lounge access, private check-in, all day non-alcoholic drinks, luxurious afternoon tea, late check-out and discount on spa treatments, among other benefits. Wi-Fi is available across the resort for a fee.
Hayes & Jarvis Rating

Guide Price

 £1,999  per person
Hotel Category
Deluxe
Location Type
Beach
TripAdvisor Review
Tripadvisor rating 3897 Reviews
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Hotel highlights

  • Restored colonial grandeur
  • Wide range of dining and bar options
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Beachfront resort in the centre of Hua Hin

Hotel Features

General Information

  • Check-in Time:
    15:00
  • Check-out Time:
    11:00
  • 249 rooms

Main Facilities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Golf
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Watersports
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • Authentic
  • H&J Recommended
  • Luxury Collection

Board Basis Options

  • Half Board
  • Bed & Breakfast

For Families

  • Babysitting
  • Kid's Club

Hotel Location

Location Highlights

Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

  • Beach
  • Approx. three hours by road from Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport.
3897 Reviews 92% of travellers recommended this hotel

Traveller ratings

  • Excellent 3064
  • Very Good 600
  • Average 138
  • Poor 62
  • Terrible 33

What to Expect

  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness

Reviews

Nov 18, 2019

Good Experience and Location of Centara Hotels & Resorts

Hong Kong, China

Enjoy the stay at Centara, good locations - massage shops, restaurants and shopping booths around. Very good breakfast with choices in 2 restaurants. One step to go to the beach. Excellent services by the staff.
Nov 18, 2019

Recent stay at Cent are Hua Hin

Northampton, United Kingdom

A truly stunning hotel made very special by the staff. Location is good and the Club facility was excellent . Cannot recommend this hotel highly enough and has one of the cleanest beaches in the area.
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Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

Facilities

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Four swimming pools

The resorts four swimming pools are located in beautifully landscaped grounds, an idyllic retreat in which to sunbathe and swim.

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SPA Cenvaree

Set amongst a tranquil landscaped tropical garden, the spa features nine treatment rooms and outdoor Thai massage sala. The spas design is inspired by traditional Thai architecture.

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Fitness centre

There is a fitness centre available for you to use at the resort, offering exercise and weight training equipment.

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Sports and entertainment

Enjoy tennis at the resort, a fun way to keep fit and soak up some sun. Alternatively, keep yourself entertained at one of the two putting greens, in the snooker room, or maybe you want a bit more action on the badminton court or with a game of table tennis.

Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

Room Types

Deluxe Room

Deluxe rooms come with 50 square metres of living space and feature a furnished balcony. Located either in the Railway or Garden Wing these luxurious rooms are elegantly decorated with Thai silks, rich fabrics and dark woods, offering you an intimate retreat. Here you will find views of the swimming pools or lush gardens, while your largely appointed bathroom features a shower. The option to upgrade for club benefits is possible with this room and Wi-Fi is available for a surcharge. Your Deluxe room will come with a king-sized bed, twin beds or two double beds.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

Premium Deluxe Room

Tastefully decorated with dark woods, Thai Silk and rich fabrics, the Premium Deluxe rooms will offer views of the pool or lush gardens.

The option to upgrade for club benefits is possible with this room and Wi-Fi is available for a surcharge.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

Premium Deluxe Club Room

Premium Deluxe Club rooms come with 58 square metres of living space and feature a furnished balcony. This comfortable oasis is designed with a light décor and fine period furnishings, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. Here you will have views over the beautiful gardens or swimming pools, as well as enjoying the exclusive club benefits, lounge access and complimentary WiFi in your room.

Your Deluxe Club Room comes with a king-sized bed or two double beds.

Club Benefits Include:

  • Private check-in
  • Exclusive access to the Club Lounge
  • Free internet access at the Club Lounge
  • Concierge service
  • An exquisitely plush mattress for a perfect sleep
  • Upgraded in-room amenities
  • Free internet access
  • Continental breakfast buffet
  • Lunch time snacks
  • Afternoon tea
  • Evening cocktails with canapés' and hors d'oeuvre
  • Evening cordials
  • Tea and coffee served all day
  • Complimentary internet access throughout the hotel
  • Complimentary laundry for two pieces per room per day
  • Daily turn down service
  • Complimentary daily newspapers
  • 10% discount on selected treatments at SPA Cenvaree
  • Preferred reservation service at the hotels´ dining venues and designated facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
  • TV

Junior Suite (The Club)

Junior Suites come with 70 square metres of living space including a spacious balcony overlooking the gardens or swimming pools. Each Junior Suite evokes the charms of the bygone era and with only 10 of these room types available, it is ideal for those looking for tranquillity in an idyllic retreat setting. These rooms are a true reflection of colonial comfort, with a sitting area, large marble bathroom offering both a shower and a bath tub for your convenience. You will enjoy the exclusive club benefits and lounge access that is included with this Junior Suite as well as complimentary WiFi in your room.

Your Junior Suite feature a king-sized bed.

Club Benefits Include:

  • Private check-in
  • Exclusive access to the Club Lounge
  • Free internet access at the Club Lounge
  • Concierge service
  • An exquisitely plush mattress for a perfect sleep
  • Upgraded in-room amenities
  • Free internet access
  • Continental breakfast buffet
  • Lunch time snacks
  • Afternoon tea
  • Evening cocktails with canapés' and hors d'oeuvre
  • Evening cordials
  • Tea and coffee served all day
  • Complimentary internet access throughout the hotel
  • Complimentary laundry for two pieces per room per day
  • Daily turn down service
  • Complimentary daily newspapers
  • 10% discount on selected treatments at SPA Cenvaree
  • Preferred reservation service at the hotels´ dining venues and designated facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

Food & Drink

Palm Restaurant

Coach Beach Club & Bistro

Relax in the sunny afternoon haze, sipping your way through an array of exotic cocktails until dusk. Also feast on a selection of light bites, cheeses and cold cuts, grilled meat and seafood or try one of the Neapolitan pizzas while enjoying ambient tunes for that laid-back vibe.

Railway restaurant

Open throughout the day, the Railway restaurant is an elegant and historic venue set in the heart of the colonial resort serving an extensive range of dishes.

Hagi restaurant

For Japanese delights head to Hagis where Teppanyaki tables await. Here signature offerings include a wide selection of sushi and sashimi, exquisite tempuras, and many other traditional recipes. Hagi has both indoor and garden seating. Vegetarian and vegan are well catered to and in addition Halal cuisine is available on request.

Suan Bua

Suan Buas A la carte menu showcases the best of Thai local dishes and signature dishes include deep-fried shrimp and green mango salad. Located poolside at the villas area, this inviting and homely restaurant presents home-style cuisine.

The Club

Club Benefits The Centara Club had been designed for those that appreciate the extra level of convenience, personalized service and the tradition of gracious Thai Hospitality. The Club is located next to Front Desk and opened from 6.30 a.m. – 10.00 p.m. The range of special benefits includes: - Breakfast venue in the privacy of the dining room and outdoor patio of The Club from 6.30 a.m. – 11.00 a.m. - Personalized express check in in the privacy of your room or The Club Reception - Unlimited Wi-Fi internet access in room and at The Club - Free usage of The Club computers 30 minutes per session (upon availability) - Daily turn down service with our Chef’s sweet dream treats - Daily non-alcoholic drinks available all day at The Club - Coffee, tea and mid morning snacks from 11.00 a.m. – 2.30 p.m. at The Club - Luxurious afternoon tea served daily from 3..00 – 4.30 p.m. at The Club - Complimentary evening cocktails and canapés from 5.30 – 7.00 p.m. at The Club - Late check out until 4.00 p.m. (subject to room availability) - Unlimited local calls in Hua Hin city (mobile phone excluded) - Daily Newspaper of your choice (Bangkok Post, The Nations or Herald Tribune) - Daily laundry of two garments per room (can not be accumulated) - Express check-out service according to your needs - Complimentary access to The Club’s library and DVD selection -10% discount at Spa Cenvaree

Bluebay Cocktails

The Elephant bar

Sip a signature Heritage Fizz cocktail at the Elephant bar and experience vintage and classic concoctions in a relaxing ambience with the gentle sounds of the piano.

The Museum

The Museum is located in the hotel lobby and serves tea and coffee, as well as finger sandwiches, cakes and homemade biscuits, and scones, cream and jams served on silver stands under the veranda or in refined settings.

Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

Family Friendly Facilities

Kids Club - Camp Safari & E-Zone

The Kids' Club, Camp Safari is designed for children aged four to nine years old and ensures the little ones are safe and entertained. There is also a childrens' playground and the E-Zone for those in their teens.

Centara Grand Beach Resort and Villas Hua Hin

Special Offers

Deluxe Room Colonial Wing

Special offer

Book Early - Think Centara

Book by 20 December 2019 to save an additional 10% on accommodation for stays 10 December 2019 - 31 October 2020.

Black out dates apply

Travelling
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 to Saturday, October 31, 2020
Offer ends in 32 days
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Honeymoon offer

Honeymoon offer

Honeymoon couples who stay a minimum of three nights receive welcome fruit, flowers, cake and souvenir plus one bottle of sparkling wine.

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