Sip, sit and unwind at one of these shoreline escapes
Once you’re done browsing the records or shopping for swimwear at the beachfront Seenspace mall, head over to the area right by the beach, which has just been transformed into an aquatic swimming pool, complete with a bar and beanbags looking out over the ocean.
Oasis X Sceenspace Beachfront Bar, Seenspace, Hua Hun Soi 35, Liebwang Nue Rd., 03-252-0881. Open Mon-Thu 10am-9pm; Fri-Sun 9am-9pm.
Dig your feet into the sand while sitting on vibrant blue cushioned chairs and couches, while relaxing into your second—or third—round of adult beverages. You literally cannot get any closer to the beach at this classy and calming escape.
Coast Beach Club & Bistro, 1 Damnernkasem Rd., 03-251-2021. Open daily noon-11pm.
Grill up some barbecue bites and unwind with a nice iced drink at this Khao Takiab beachfront bar and bistro. When the sun tucks behind the clouds, be sure to enjoy some upbeat tunes at the hip bistro-turns-beach club at night.
Shoreline Beach Club, 117/74 Takiab Rd., 03-261-6600. Open daily 11am-11pm.
Lounge in one of the many luxurious white day beds and couches amid the open waters and sand. Grab a drink and relax in the modern atmosphere that becomes lit by candlelight come darkness. The trendy and exotic cocktails pair well with this laid back beach club.
Oceanside Beach Club & Restaurant, 22/65 Naeb Kaehat Rd., 03-253-1470. Open Sun-Thu 11am-11pm; Fri-Sat 11-1am.
Attached to the beautiful Anantasila Villa By The Sea resort, this elegant shoreline restaurant and bar provides a tropical getaway just south of Khao Takieb. Sip, sit and enjoy the sunset at this comfy resort and hotel—all are welcome.
The Beach at Anantasila Restaurant & Bar, 33/17 Soi Mooban Huadon, Petchkasem Rd., 03-251-1879. Open daily 7am-10:30pm.