With Air Asia recently announcing its direct flight from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to the beach city of Hua Hin, we thought it might be interesting to share the 8 Best Shopping Destinations in Hua Hin and Cha Am district for those who will be heading over there soon.
Apart from the many lovely historical, natural and religious based attractions in the city, Hua Hin has also emerged as a destination for locals as well as foreigners with their many man-made and shopping attractions. In this post, we will share with you what we felt as the 10 Best Shopping Destinations in the Hua Hin area.
Santorini Park Hua Hin is one of the most iconic area in Hua Hin. It is a collection of cafes, shops, rides and etc all set in white and blue Greek-style village architecture. This is probably one of the most photographed area in Hua Hin with images shared across various social media platform, and definitely a must visit if you are in Hua Hin.
The Venezia Hua Hin is one of the latest themed-shopping village in Hua Hin. Instead of just boring shopping plaza with rows of shops, the Venezia follows the concept of Palio Village and Santorini Park to create a 73,000 sqm shopping destination with plenty of romantic photo opportunities, attractions as well as loads of entertainment venues.
SeenSpace Hua Hin is the first ever beach-front community mall and eatery with about 6000 sqm of leasing space. It is a cool laid-back destination that combines the philosophy of Eat, Lay and Play in a chill environment that all can enjoy. Definitely a unique must visit shopping and eatery destination in Hua Hin.
Plearn Wan Eco Village is not just a themed open-air mall but more like a living museum where one can experience life in the 1950s in Hua Hin. Plearn Wan, a combination of Play and Learn is a 50’s style two-storey courtyard building that houses shops selling anything and everything from liquor to toys, snacks to beauty salon and a guesthouse. Definitely a must visit if you’re heading to Hua Hin.
Hua Hin Market Village is the largest shopping complex in Hua Hin, incorporating an unique concept that brings together shopping, dining, entertainment, historical and cultural components in a resort-style shopping mall.
Baan Sillapin Artist Village is Hua Hin’s original art center that includes large galleries of art and antiques, artist studios, cafe and gift-shop as well as rooms for their very-popular painting and sculpture classes. It also frequently houses special exhibitions and performance events and definitely a must for art lovers.
Chatchai Night Market and Chatsila Night Market are the two most happening night market located in the heart of Hua Hin town. Chatchai and Chatsila Night Market are connected to each other and they stretch from Phetkasem Road to the railway line and starts from as early as 5:30pm.
Cicada Market is not just your weekend night market but is a meeting point that connects artists, creators, designers, tourists and the community. Designed as an art market, the Cicada Market is divided into four venues, Art A La Mode, Cicada Art Factory, Amphitheater and Cicada Cuisine. Opened every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the market is opened from 4:00pm to 11pm (10pm on Sunday).
Hope you enjoy our compilation of the 8 Best Shopping Destinations while you are on your visit to Hua Hin town ~ now that everyone can fly …