Hua Hin and Cha-am may not be shopping destination like Phuket or
Chiang Mai but it offers more than enough products and souvenirs
for you to enjoy some shopping. The range of goods and products
that you will find are, for example handicrafts locally made and
from northern regions, batik, silk, ceramics, lamps, wood carvings,
hand-painted parasols, embroidery, gemstones including sapphires and
rubies and a number of seashells.
Hua Hin’s local product is Khommaphat printed cotton which can be
made into shirts, wraps, handkerchiefs, pillows, bags and many more.
They can be found at different locations. Aside beachfront kiosks,
stalls and shops, shoppers can find a wide range of things to buy in
day and night markets.
Hua Hin Shopping
Chat Chai Market
Chat Chai market is a large colourful undercover market offering almost
everything to the shoppers. It is where the locals go to buy food and
daily groceries. Goods and products are in a wide range. As a seaside
town, Hua Hin’s main product is fish and exotic variety of fish can be
found here. There are also meat, seafood, freshly picked vegetables
from the farms, Thai spices, fruits, flowers. Shoppers can also get
great deals on garments and fabrics. Preserved, processed food, Thai
desserts are as well sold here.
: Dechanuchit Road Hua Hin
: 04.00 am. – 07.00 pm.
Dinosaur (pronounced di-no- sao) is located further along Canal Road.
A number of sellers and vendors offer fresh products, clothes and
everyday life items.
: Canal Road, further from Pae Mai Market
: Wed and Sun from 04.00 pm. – 08.00 pm.
Pae Mai Market
Located a bit further from the town centre, on the Canal Road or
Klong Road, Pae Mai is one of the most popular markets amongst
locals and probably the largest market in Hua Hin. The range of
products includes food, fruits, Thai desserts, clothes, shoes,
electrical appliances, household items, tools, car accessories
and many more.
: Klong Road next to the Pae Mai Driving range
: Tues, Wed, Sun from 05.00 pm. – 10.00 pm.
Hua Hin Night Market
Hua Hin Night Market is very popular place to visit and located in the centre of town between Petchkasem Road
and the railway line, close range of modern pubs and restaurants.
The market is a fascinating insight into Thailand and the way Thais like to live. You will find countless outlets
selling delicious food that is freshly cooked and served to you within a matter of minutes. Other than the food,
you'll discover an overwhelming variety of local handicrafts, souvenirs and clothing on sale. The night market
can get very hot and busy at weekends, so take your time here.
How to get there
Located in the center of Hua Hin town it runs the length of Dechanuchit Road from Phetchkasem Road to
the Prapokklao Road next to the railway tracks.
: Daily from 06:00 pm. - 11:00 pm.
: Free (Price are subject to change)
: Tel. 0 3251 3885, 0 3251 3871 (TAT)
Grand Hotel Market
Centrally located, a market is next to The Grand Hotel, a short
walk south of the centre of Hua Hin. You can enjoy an amazing
range of products on offer including food, clothes, accessories,
DVDs, toys, plants, pets, books and many more. If you are looking
for somewhere to shop with a good variety of things to choose from,
then this market could be the choice.
: Between the Grand Hotel and Sao Paulo Hospital on Petchakasem Road
: Thurs - Sun from 06.00 pm. – 10.00 pm.
This market offers a multitude of everyday life products, clothes,
accessories, handicrafts. If you would like to witness a Thai way of
life then, this one-day-a-week market can portray it well.
: The End of Canal Road, near the driving range of Royal Hua HIn Golf Club
: Every Tuesday from 05.00 pm. – 10.00 pm.
Located in the north of Hua Hin towards Hua Hin Airport and Cha-am,
this specialised mall offers household products, furniture, home
decorative items, electrical appliances, gardening appliances.
: Phetkasem Road
: 10.00 am. – 08.00 pm.
Hua Hin Market Village
You will find just food here with abundance of different types
of fresh fruits, vegetables and seafood at very reasonable prices.
The best to buy seafood here is around 07.00 am. Cha-am fresh
market is located on Phetkasem Road towards the train station.
: Phetkasem Road
: Daily from 06.00 am. - 10.00 am.
Cha-am Night Market (Talad Nad)
The market offers a wide variety of everything such as clothes, shoes,
CDs, DVDs, electronic appliances, tools, watches and other trivial items.
The location of the night market changes depending on the day.
On Monday, it is located on the junction of Narathip Road and Chao
Lay Road next to the Family Mart. On Wednesday, it will be found at
the junction opposite Cha-am Municipality Office near the train
station which sometimes referred to ‘Train Station Market’.
: Narathip Road and Chao Lay road and near the train station
Cha-am Memory (Ram Leuk Store)
This supermarket offers a lot of western products, souvenirs, daily used
items, food and snacks. The stock here is well-maintained. It is located
beachfront in the northern part.
: In the north part of Cha-am beach
: 08.00 am. – 10.00 pm.
The beachside abound with stalls and shops selling items made from
shells, beachwear, flip flops, sarongs, hats, T-shirts and shorts,
a range of souvenirs to bring back home including home decorative
items, for example lamps, figurines, garlands or wind chimes made of shells.
: On the beach road
: Daily, all day
Cha-am Premium Outlet Mall
Premium Outlet features more than 200 branded clothes, sportwear,
footwear and accessories for men, women and kids at discounted prices.
The brands include Naf Naf, G2000, Jaspal, Lacoste, addidas, Nike,
Diesel, Levi’s. Some can even be competitive with the counterfeit
goods in the market.
: Phetkasem Road
: Mon – Fri from 10.00 am – 08.00 pm.
and Sat - Sun from 09.00 am. – 08.00 pm.
Khao Takiab Shopping
This trendy flea market is new vibe of Hua Hin town
, offering a
mix of art items, designed-oriented products, hand-made souvenirs,
T-shirts, shoes, bags, soap, candles, decorative items, open-air
food court with food from other regions as well as international food.
This market is initiated with art-inspired concept. Located in the
middle of the garden, white houses are used as fine art galleries,
painting exhibition and other types of art displays. If you would
like to have your portrait drawn, the service can be found here.
The market is also served as an entertainment venue thanks to
the amphitheatre style garden which has a stage for performing
arts such as music, dance, story-telling.
Suan Sri at the beginning of Soi Moo Ban Nong Kae
on Khao Takieb-Hua Hin Road
: Every Fri and Sat from 03.00 pm. – 11.00 pm.
and Sunday from 10.00 am. – 09.00 pm.
Khao Takiab Mountain
On the top of the mountain, there are a market style stalls
selling ornaments, handicrafts, accessories, tableware, wind
chimes which make good souvenirs for yourself to bring it back
home or great gift for others.
: On the top of Khao Takiab