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It is not far from Pattaya Beach but nicer and more quiet. There are some (Quite pricey) resturants along the beach, but look around soi 18 and you will get to a more thai-style area. A pair of thai resturants and a forested beach area , perfect if you want some shade.
Potentially a wonderful beach but largely eroded. It hosts a number of major hotels and apartments along the beach front and a few seafood restaurants on the Southern end. When Naklua develops more the beach hopefully will be cleaned up.
Stayed In Apartment near here. It is further off the busy track . Didnt swim in the sea but many people did.
Unless you are staying close by this is not worthy of a visit - not well maintained and lots of rubbish - water quality is a shade better than Pattaya Beach but that's about it I am sorry to say.
This beach area has deteriorated somewhat and all I can put this down to is all the new developments being built. The paths are in poor condition and it is just dirty and unsightly. It is a few years since I have been so I have seen a big difference in this location. Time for a…