The beach at Pratumnak is one of the quietest, which is a surprise because it is a very clean sandy beach with a calm laid back ambience. The sea is also clean and a good place to swim.
If you like fishing, Pratumnak Beach has a rocky section. Here you fish with the locals and enjoy the glorious Thai weather.
Things to do
Pratumnak Hill is home to the iconic Buddha on the Hill (or Big Buddha). This Buddhist holy site has spectacular views and as the name suggests a famous large Buddha. Here you can learn about Buddha and take in the views of Pattaya and Jomtien.
As Pratumnak is located between Pattaya and Jomtien it is close to all of the famous tourist attractions all over the area.
The restaurants in Pratumnak are wonderful. For French cuisine Au Bon Coin has an awesome menu and is in a beautiful building. The menu includes all the French classics one would expect.
Another restaurant with a very memorable name is Cabbages and Condoms. Its beach location and selection of international and Thai food make this a great place to enjoy a meal and take in the sea air.
Located in the Sheraton Resort you have the Infiniti Restaurant. With stunning views of the ocean and Koh Larn (Koh Lan) and a top notch international menu. This is one of the have to go places in Pattaya.
One of Pattaya’s most unique and famous restaurants is the Revolving restaurant at the Pinnacle and Meridian. It’s located on the 54th floor of the Pattaya Park Tower. Due to its popularity you should book in advance to avoid disappointment.
Pratumnak is a lot quieter than Pattaya and Jomtien, but it is a dark horse. Being the home to Kinaree Gentleman’s Club, this is regarded as the best amongst many expats. On Pratumnak, Soi 4 you will find the Saphire Gentleman’s Club and on the same street another hidden gem is the Viper Bar; this bar is well known for having some of the most beautiful employees in all of Pattaya.