Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin

The Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin is an iconic historical hotel – originally built in 1923 in grand Colonial style. Although the resort has been recently renovated, it retains its original ambience, situated right on the beach front, and featuring an award winning Spa facility, excellent dining venues, and a range of luxury accommodation. Quite simply a winning choice for an unforgettable Thailand experience.

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GEO Information

Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin is uniquely situated in the center of Hua Hin, right on the beach and just 190 kilometers South of Bangkok, a comfortable 150 minute drive or 45 minute flight away. The resort is accessible by a 4 lane-highway and frequent flights from Bangkok. Centara also has direct access to Hua Hin town, and a glimpse of the local street life and shopping is just steps away from the resort.

Atoll Paradise will arrange your transfer upon booking.

  • Introduction

    This grand and atmospheric hotel, a member of prestigious The Leading Hotels of the World, was established in 1923, and has since been renovated to the highest modern five star luxury standards without losing any atmosphere or charm.

    The rooms still feature high ornate ceilings, charming furnished private terraces and revival period furniture, but are now embellished by modern luxury interiors such as Jacuzzis and private pools. Dining venues throughout the hotel are located in the original ballrooms and terraces, and are complemented by a host of new features including four swimming pools, a fitness center and Spa.

    The 16 hectare property occupies a stunning stretch of beach and includes both natural forest and landscaped tropical gardens. Right in the heart of Hua Hin, many cultural attractions are only a stone's throw away.

  • Railway Restaurant

    Set in the grand dining hall at the heart of the resort, this exquisite restaurant offers all day dining, starting with a sumptuous breakfast buffet. A great place to take in the ambiance and charm emanating from the heart of the Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin.

    Palm Seafood Pavilion

    Beautiful circular Bay windows overlook the Gulf of Siam, a succulent fresh array of seafood is served accompanied by a fantastic wine list.

    Palm Terrace

    At the Palm Terrace, tables line the seaside, so guests dine just meters from the shore, the sea breeze and swaying palms lending atmosphere and romance to any occasion. An international lunch menu, and afternoon tea is served.


    Nestled amongst landscaped tropical water gardens, this authentic Thai restaurant is both charming and refined. Serving an impressive range of traditional and modern Thai dishes.

    The Museum

    A delightful lobby cafe serving fresh pastries, tea and coffee, an excellent place to meet, greet, and enjoy the hotel's ambiance.

    The Elephant Bar

    Located in the main lobby, the Elephant bar captures the ambience of a Colonial-Era hotel bar. It is an ideal meeting spot after a day at the beach, the pool or on the golf course.


    Located on one of Hua Hin's liveliest street corners, it affords enjoyable views of the bustling Hua Hin nightlife. The Hagi blends traditional and modern Japanese cuisine, and you can also experience the art of Teppan-Yaki, live cooking stations and its wide selection of sushi & sashimi.

  • Activities & Recreation

    The grounds of the Centara Grand are themselves a beachside playground, with a perfect stretch of white sand and ocean, four divine swimming pools, landscaped tropical gardens, tennis courts, a fitness center and more. A range of activities are available on site and nearby, as well as sightseeing excursions to sites of cultural and natural interest throughout majestic Hua Hin.


    • Boating
    • Tennis
    • Golf
    • Volleyball
    • Badminton
    • Table Tennis
    • Snooker
    • Giant Chess
    • Petanque


    • 4 Swimming Pools
    • 2 Putting Greens
    • Fitness Center
    • Kids Club
    • Meeting and Conference Facilities
    • Business Center
    • Tour Information desk
    • Library
    • Boutique

    Near-By Attractions

    • Hua Hin Beach
    • Hua Hin Railway Station
    • Hua Hin Night Market
    • 6 Golf Courses near-by
    • Khao Takiab
    • Maruekatayawan Palace
    • Klai Kangwon Palace
    • Sam Roi Yod National Park
    • Phra Nakhon Kriri Historical Park
    • Koh Talu, Koh Sang, and Koh Sing

  • Spa Cenvaree

    Centara's signature spa operation, Cenvaree, is an award winning facility set amongst exquisite landscaped tropical gardens, in a series of elegant treatment pavilions inspired by traditional Thai architecture. Dedicated and long serving therapists have created an environment of professional excellence, gaining the admiration and confidence of guests. An impressive range of massages, treatments and packages are available.

    Spa Facilities
    • 9 multi-function Treatment Rooms
    • Thai Massage Room
    • Wet Treatment Room with Jacuzzi
    • Herbal Steam
    • Manicure & Pedicure Service
    • Outdoor Foot Massage
    • Outdoor Relaxation Lounges

    Spa Treatments

    Try the signature 3 hour Wanale (A Royal Treat) spa package. Combining the richness of Thai herbs and organic plant essences, this spa journey is deeply detoxifying at all levels. Consisting of a botanical bliss scrub, galangal firming wrap, Jurlique deep cleansing facial and oil massage, it will take you to a place of bliss and abandon.

  • Weddings

    If your plans for the near future include tying the knot, Centara can readily provide for every detail that could possibly be needed for a wedding – starting from the arrangements of traditional ceremonies to the reception, and more. A wedding reception will come with a host of extras by way of decorative ice sculptures, flower arch and stands, traditional garlands and corsages for the wedding party, guest books, multi-tiered cake, and so on. Centara's own Wedding Organizers come with a plethora of ideas for celebratory themes, menus and decorations, a choice of wedding packages, and a collection of albums of past events.


    Golfers’ Paradise

    In the 2nd decade of the 20th century, a Scottish railway engineer by the name of O. A. Robins designed Thailand's first golf course, Royal Hua Hin Golf Course. Opened in 1924 and less than one kilometer from the Hua Hin town, the Royal Hua Hin Golf Course offers tempting Tee shots within adventurous & natural jungle surroundings, as well as views over the gulf of Thailand, making this course a must for any golfer staying in or near Hua Hin.
    The Royal Hua Hin Golf Course has in recent years been joined by several other international standard golf courses, making Hua Hin a prime destination for golf enthusiasts.


    Camp Safari & E-Zone

    At Camp Safari, all kids aged 4 through to 9 can participate in as many activities as possible. The Camp Safari Card has a number of adventures the kids must complete in order to receive their sticker. Once all have been completed, each kid receives a special prize.
    E-Zones offer the best and latest in entertainment, they are designed to provide a separate environment for older children between the years from 10 to 17, to chill, play or relax. E-Zones include today's latest games and consoles such as Playstation, Xbox 360 and Nintendo Wii.


    Klai Kangwon Palace

    Graciously built in 1927 beside Hua Hin Beach by King Prajadhipok, Rama VII, Klai Kangwon Palace served as an alternative summer palace for His Majesty and Queen Rampai Phanee. The building was built in Spanish-style architecture with a facade overlooking the sea. Designed with a European architectural feel, the original name was "Suan Klai Kangwon" (meaning "The Garden Far From Worries") and "Phra Tamnak Piamsuk" (meaning "The Royal Residence Full of Happiness"). The palace is still used as a summer palace, and serves at times as the King's head office, where he would initiate countless projects.


    Hua Hin Night Market

    The most colorful spot in Hua Hin during the night is Hua Hin Night Market. It offers a wide array of food, drinks, deserts, memorable souvenirs; all kinds of freshly-prepared dishes. Famous are Pad Thai, Hoi Thod, fresh seafood, Indian roti bread, and coconut ice cream. This market will delight visitors wishing to savor the real taste of Hua Hin.


    Sam Roi Yod National Park

    Sam Roi Yod National Park, or Khao Sam Roi Yod (meaning the mountain of 300 peaks), is Thailand's first marine national park, located 63 kilometers south of Hua Hin in the vicinity of Kui Buri district. This coastal national park, opened in 1966, covers an area of 98 square kilometers with limestone mountains, mangrove swamps, over 200 bird species, wild animals, and beaches. Khao Sam Roi Yod also stands as a landmark for seamen and provides good shelter for ships during a storm. Attractions within the park area include: Hat Sam Phraya, Had Laem Sala and Tham Phraya Nakhon, Tham Kaeo, Tham Sai, Khao Daeng, and many more.


    Awards & Recognition

    Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villas Hua Hin has successfully achieved the prestigious Certification Silver Status under Earthcheck Certification standard managed by EC3 Global. To gain this, the resort had to report their environmental footprint to independent auditors and adhere to internationally recognized standard of Best Practice. Securing a highly ranked benchmarking result requires a strong commitment across all level of an organization and the embedding of sustainability principles into all policies and procedures.


Rooms & Suites

The main accommodation building is a grand three storied colonial structure, beautifully renovated and restored to capture the essence of a time when things moved at a slower pace, and the orient was a place of indulgence, mystery, imagination and opportunity.

The high ceilings, large living spaces, private balconies and period furniture create inspiring and luxurious living spaces.

Premium Deluxe Pool Villa

Centara's spacious premium accommodation (120 sqm) boasts luxuriously appointed living and entertainment spaces, including dining, entertaining and living areas, and a furnished private terrace with a 15 sqm pool and Sala. High ceilings, ornate designer period furniture and palatial bathrooms make this the perfect space to immerse yourself

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Crystal Suite

Crystal Suite offers 170 square metres of living space and can accommodate up to 2 adults and 1 child per suite. The suite features a separate bedroom with one signature king size bed, a large living and dining area, and expansive fully furnished balcony. Other amenities include lounging and dining areas, two spacious luxury bathrooms with

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Pearl Suite

Pearl Suite offers 78 square metres of living space and can accommodate up to 2 adults and 1 child per suite. The suite features a separate bedroom with one signature king size bed, a large living and dining area, and fully furnished balcony. Other amenities include lounging and dining areas, two spacious luxury bathrooms with separate shower

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Two Bedroom Duplex Suite

Two Bedroom Duplex Suite offers 130 square metres of living space and can accommodate up to 4 adults and 2 children per suite. The suite features two separate bedrooms with one signature king size bed and two double beds. Other amenities include lounging and dining areas, two spacious luxury bathrooms with separate shower and bathtub, individually

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Deluxe Spa Villa

These 66 sqm villas have been elaborately decorated and appointed to offer the ultimate tranquility and relaxation, with refreshing white interiors, lounging spaces, spacious bathrooms and best of all, a private garden with a Jacuzzi. Villa Features include ~ Outdoor Jacuzzi ~ Private Garden ~ Two Twin Beds ~ Separate Living Area ~

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Deluxe Pool Villa

The spacious Deluxe Pool Villas (76 sqm) feature additional dining and entertaining spaces, a private outdoor garden and swimming pool, many options for entertaining, relaxing or working. These villas offer self contained luxury to be shared with friends or family. Villa Features include ~ Private Pool ~ Private Terrace ~ King Bed or

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Deluxe Suite/Duplex Suite

Beautiful Deluxe Suites (72 sqm) are airy and spacious, with polished hardwood floors, ornate period furniture, signature king sized beds, and private furnished balconies. These suites are ideal for anyone seeking both luxury and atmosphere. Suite Features include ~ King sized Bed ~ Private Furnished Balcony ~ Separate Living and

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Junior Suite

These beautifully appointed and elegantly spacious (60 - 70 sqm) suites offer magnificent views from the private furnished balconies, as well as ornate furniture, high ceilings and luxurious bathrooms. Relax by the pool all day and then return to your very own balcony for afternoon tea and sunset cocktails, delivered by the dedicated food

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Deluxe Club Room

Deluxe Club Rooms encompass spacious interiors (58 sqm), and are a celebration of colonial grandeur, with grand high ceilings, ornate period furniture, including marble dressers, hardwood desks and mirrors, reading lamps, and luxuriously appointed bathrooms. Room Features include ~ King Bed or Two Twin Beds ~ Private Furnished Balcony ~

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Deluxe Room

Deluxe Rooms are spacious (40 to 50 sqm) including expansive high ceilinged furnished balcony, perfect for private breakfasts or afternoon tea. Interiors are warm, airy and inviting, with colonial revival style furniture, polished hardwood floors, ornate desks, dressers and mirrors, and luxurious bathrooms. Room Features include ~ King

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Superior Room

Each Superior Room is 37 sqm, with grand high ceilings, ornate period furniture, including marble dressers, hardwood desks and mirrors, reading lamps, and luxuriously appointed bathrooms. Room Features include ~ King Bed or Two Twin Beds ~ Private Furnished Balcony ~ Rainshower ~ Flat-screen LCD TV ~ High-speed WiFi Internet Access ~

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