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Baan Sillapin Artists Village

Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
032-534830
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Ranked #3 of 16 shopping in Hua Hin
Type: Art Galleries
Most recent review
- Jul 16, 2014
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Nyon, Switzerland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This artist village host many galleries and ateliers from locals, and it also has some nice exhibitions and even jazz sessions on Sunday. It is a very relaxing atmosphere and you can see artists at work. I just love this place on Sunday afternoon for sipping an ice coffee or just wandering around.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Love this place! Nice to come to get some inspiration and may be to buy some pictures or buy some things for drawing by myself. :)

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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We visited before the official time for activities, so it was very quiet. This actually made our visit very nice as we were looking to browse around the shops rather than watch a concert or engage in activities. This is not a flea market, it has nice and original shops where local artists sell their products. Some of them were... More

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Hong Kong, China
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96 reviews 96 reviews
42 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I visited Baan Sillapin many years ago and met Khun Tawee Kesa-ngam, the founder of this great village. Tawee has since become a friend and I have watched the village change over time and grow to have many artists who share different mediums. There is a wide range of artwork, clothing, jewellery, and crafts at the village. There is something... More

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Blenheim, New Zealand
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102 reviews 102 reviews
41 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

It was such a lovely treat to visit this artists' village where the art and crafts were originals and of high quality. Not the mass-produced items that you normally find in Thailand. The location is charming too as it is situated amongst nice green trees and plants. I also liked the idea of doing some craft-making sessions with some of... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

This place is good for couples and familes. Have some beautiful art with some very talented artists. Many good photo opportunities and various actives to try. Wish I had spent more time here it was quite inspiring.

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Chonburi, Thailand
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135 reviews 135 reviews
23 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Also known as Hua Hin Artists Village, I saw the site on my way to Black Mountain GC one day and decided to come back with my wife. We have been going to HH for many years but had never heard of it. Actually, it was quite a treat to have quite a few local artists showing (and working) in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013 via mobile

Perfect place to relax enjoying the arts, seeing ancient collections and even doing a paint of your own. Staff here are very nice and friendly. You definitely can enjoy the arts with no one following you. Also if you come with kids, they will love this place. Just leave them with teacher Nang, she has many choices of small arts... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

I stumbled across this village on the way out of Hua Hin. It is made up of quirky rooms and studios where different artists show their art in different settings. A few artists have turned their area into studios where they producing their art. It was wonderful wondering in and out of the different sections. Also cooling from the heat... More

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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45 attraction reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Doesn't look like much until you get in, the village is a small sprawl (doesn't make much sense I know - you'll get what I mean if you go) with a whole range of different artists studios where you can view an array of different styles and mediums. A real pleasure to wander around and as I'm no art critic... More

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