About Pattaya

A city on Thailand’s eastern Gulf coast, Pattaya is a destination known for its beaches, entertainment, and unique attractions.

With kid-friendly charms including Cartoon Network Waterpark, Ramayana Waterpark and an Underwater World, your little ones will love it here. Meanwhile, other popular attractions such as Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden, a 500-acre garden of ornamental flowers and plants, provides fun for the entire family.

Additionally, Pattaya is a favourite destination for golfers as there are over 20 golf courses here, while avid shoppers can opt for retail therapy at Central Festival and Terminal 21 Pattaya.

But if you’re looking to explore more, a trip to Koh Larn should make your itinerary. A mere 40-minutes away by ferry, the island is known for gorgeous sunset views and its beaches including Ta Waen Beach, as well as Samae Beach.

For more information: https://www.tourismthailand.org/About-Thailand/Destination/Pattaya

Pattaya City

Pattaya at Night

The Sanctuary of Truth

Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Pattaya is also surrounded by fun activities such as island day trips and water sports, while Terminal 21 Pattaya shopping mall as well as CentralFestival Pattaya Beach shopping mall are only a few minutes away. Those who want to explore Pattaya’s rich culture can visit architectural landmark, The Sanctuary of Truth, which is just 4km away from the hotel.

The hotel has four in-house restaurants where guests can enjoy Italian cuisine at Terrazzo, local and international delights at East Coast Kitchen, quick bites at Flow Café’s all-day deli and intercontinental dining at Café G. Besides that, Havana Bar offers beverages and light snacks by the beach, while the Splash poolside bar serves comfort food, soft drinks, milkshakes, juices, beer, wine and cocktails.


Holiday Inn Pattaya is conveniently situated on the popular Beach Road, which is just a mere 1-minute away from the beach. It’s a 90-minute drive from Suvarnabhumi International Airport and the hotel offers airport transfer services o ensure convenience for guests.

The hotel has 567 guest rooms and suites with a private balcony overlooking Pattaya Bay and the Naklua coastline. All rooms are designed with floor-to-ceiling windows, a cosy seating area, a private balcony, high-speed wireless internet and more.

The hotel has a great range of facilities and amenities including 4 outdoor pools, a fitness centre, a spa as well as meeting and events spaces. Less than 1km away are various bars, restaurants and retail outlets, while golfers enjoy easy access to quality golf courses nearby.

For more information: https://pattaya.holidayinn.com/

Special rates

Holioday Inn offers a special rate for participants who attend ICITEE 2019 on 10 – 12 October 2019 as per following;

  • Room type: Deluxe room
  • Rate: 3,800 per 2 nights (10 - 12 October 2019)
  • Contact: +66 38 725 555 or Holidayinn.Pattaya@ihg.com

Holiday Inn Pattaya

463/68, 463/99 Moo 9 Pattaya Sai 1 Road, Nongprue Banglamung, Pattaya Chonburi 20150 Thailand

How to go to Pattaya

By Train

A third-class train connects Bangkok’s Hua Lumphong Station with Pattaya, a journey that departs Bangkok weekday mornings around 7am and costs less than 40 baht for the three hour trip.

By Bus

There are air-conditioned Bangkok – Pattaya buses running from the Ekamai Bus Terminal (Eastern Line) and the Mo Chit Bus Terminal every day. The journey takes around two hours. For more information, call 1490 or visit www.transport.co.th.

Online ticket booking is also available on www.busticket.in.th, www.thaiticketmajor.com, and www.thairoute.com.

By Air

The nearest airport to Pattaya is U-Tapao, which is serviced by Bangkok airways; however, this flight only connects Pattaya with Koh Samui. The other nearest airport is Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi Airport, where there is bus, taxi, and limousine service to Pattaya, a 1 ½ to 2 hour drive from the airport.