Stay right at the heart of it all. Centra by Centara Avenue Hotel Pattaya is conveniently located in Central Pattaya with the beachfront a short walk away and the entertainment and shopping opportunities of the Avenue Shopping Centre, Royal Garden Plaza and Central Festival Pattaya Beach to be found in the vicinity. For a change of pace, the soft sand and sense of tranquillity of Phratamnak Beach are only a few kilometres away from the hotel, while diving and snorkelling enthusiasts and those wanting to relax in the laid-back ambience of Koh Lan can reach the departure pier from where ferries cross to the island within 10 minutes.
Located less than two hours from Bangkok by road, Centara Avenue Hotel Pattaya is a 90-minute drive from Suvarnabhumi International Airport.
Pattaya Floating Market
About 30 minutes away from the hotel by road, Pattaya Floating Market makes for an inviting change of pace, offering you canals to explore, glimpses of a bygone lifestyle and of course the chance to savour freshly cooked Thai delicacies.
Sanctuary of Truth
One of the ocean city’s most famous tourist sites, the ornately carved all-wooden Sanctuary of Truth was designed as a visionary tribute to religious and cultural experiences and wisdom. Besides its beautiful setting, the Sanctuary of Truth features intricate wood carvings of Hindu and Buddhist gods and goddesses, and is built in four wings that celebrate Thai, Khmer, Chinese and Indian religious iconography. The truly astonishing Sanctuary of Truth just is a 15-minute drive from the hotel.
A great spot for a lazy beachfront day. Pattaya’s most popular beach offers soft sands sweeping from Pattaya Nuea to Walking Street, a good range of water sports and easy access to the attractions of Central Pattaya and Beach Road including the entertainment and shopping opportunities of Central Festival Pattaya Beach.
Central Festival Pattaya Beach
With its oceanfront setting on Beach Road and only five minutes from the hotel by road, Central Festival Pattaya Beach shopping and lifestyle centre makes for an ideal break from beach and water sports activities. There is a vast selection of hundreds of shops, ranging from famous brand name outlets to small stalls selling souvenirs and accessories, along with dining opportunities galore, and great entertainment including a cinema complex on the top floor.
Phratamnak Beach and Jomtien Beach
Only two kilometres away from the hotel, the soft sands of tranquil Phratamnak Beach make a great spot for relaxing moments. Popular with families, Jomtien Beach, 20 minutes away from the hotel, features a good choice of restaurants and a tranquil setting. Beach chairs and parasols are available for rent.
Perfect to ease back in a relaxed ambience away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Koh Lan, also known as Coral Island, and neighbouring Koh Sak are popular destinations for snorkelling and scuba diving. The departure pier from which ferries cross to Koh Lan is within 10 minutes of the hotel. Once on the island, a short motorbike ride from the pier through hilly terrain to the west coast will take you to the clear waters of Samae Beach and Tien Beach.
Underwater World Pattaya
Underwater World Pattaya presents a series of aquariums and underwater tunnels that offer the experience of being face-to-face with giants from the ocean depths, including Black Tip Reef Sharks and Fat Nurse Sharks, Eagle Rays, and Shovel-nose Rays. Here you can discover many marine species indigenous to the Gulf of Thailand. The highlight for most visitors is an adrenaline-filled dive with stingrays, turtles, sharks and many more. Underwater World Pattaya is within 20 minutes of the hotel.