Training Center Location, Hotels, Taxi transfers, Local tourist Activities
The training center is located near Pattaya, Thailand – just 1 hour South of the new Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport.
GPS Location 100°52’51.56″E, 12°54’26.25″N
Transport to the training Center from the Airport
A Taxi transfer from the airport to the training center can be arranged in advance at the standard rates using our own driver ir required.
Pattaya is renowned for low cost good quality air-conditioned Hotels, great food, and superb night life entertainment. Most hotels in the list are located within just a few minutes taxi ride from the Training Center. The following list is intended only as a guide to prices amongst the hundreds of local hotels catering to the more than 6 Million Visitors Pattaya receives every year.
Assistance with Hotel bookings and airport taxi transfers is available to all trainees if required, following confirmation of your course dates.
For military and commercial clients requiring a single all-in fee, We can also include all your airport taxi transfer costs, daily travelling, Hotel, meals, etc into one all inclusive course fee. Just let us know, and we will prepare the billing paperwork in accordance with your purchasing officers wishes.
Travel VISA requirements
Most western countries enjoy 30day TOURIST VISA EXEMPTION privileges with Thailand . For these countries, it is not necessary to obtain a visa prior to attending your training course in Thailand. The current up-to-date list of visa exemption countries can be obtained directly from the Thai Ministry of Foreign affairs website www.mfa.go.th
Most ‘Eastern-Block’ (Russia, former Soviet Union, Saudi Arabia, China, etc) can obtain a VISA-ON ARRIVAL via a low cost application at the final destination airport in Thailand.
Most African, Most Middle East, and most ‘Third world’ countries will need to obtain a Thai visa in their Passports prior to travelling to Thailand
VISA SPONSORSHIP FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES: For those nationalities requiring a VISA prior to travel, our company can provide a sponsorship letter to obtain a Thai VISA class E-D Educational visa at your nearest Thai Embassy/Consulate. Our company’s VISA sponsorship letter is strictly specific to both the candidate, their local Thai embassy/consulate, and the period of study – it can not be used for sponsorship of another person or for VISA application at another embassy or for another purpose. CLICK HERE TO APPLY FOR A VISA SPONSORSHIP LETTER
All Candidates traveling to the training center are formally advised to consult the latest Thai Visa requirements at the official Thai Foreign Ministry web site www.mfa.go.th
See below for a sample of Pattaya Tourists Activities (click any image for a HIRES 500Kb scan)
HOTELS & STUDENT ACCOMMODATION
listings and price guide
NEW!…. ‘The Easytek Suites’ Our large double sized Air-Con rooms at the training center
…for only US$15/THB500 per night.
Very large comfortable double-bed air con room with en suite hot/cold shower, TV, study desk, fridge, tea/coffee supplies and free wi-fi internet.
Many local restaurants nearby. Electronic Key fob 24 hours security access. You are welcome to bring a friend to stay with you free of charge.
Other local Hotels & Guest houses
Backpacker Rooms – Basic, Clean Fan Rooms – ‘A room, a bed, a shower, a fan – walk-in bookings only‘
- Jinda Mansion Apartments US$17/night
- GorPai 94 Apartments US$17/night.
Basic Hotels – Decent clean, Air-Con Rooms – ‘OK for the single guy’
- Inter Place Pattaya US$30/night. 20 min walk
- Sea Service Apartments US$30/night (will need taxi)
- Pacific Jomtien Hotel $30.night (will need taxi)
- The Punch & Judy pub. USD$30/night (walking distance). English pub food menu and beers.
- The Caddy Shack Pub US$30/night (walking distance). English pub food and beers.
Medium Range Hotels – Comfortable, Air-Con rooms – A more comfortable room. ‘Better if bringing the wife/GF’
- Paragon Suites Resort US$50-75/night, New. (10 mins walking distance)
- The Jomtien Boat House Hotel US$50-75/night. New. On Jomtien beach. (10 min taxi ride)
- Lotus House Hotel US$30-50/night. (will need taxi)
- Nirvana Boutique Suites US$50/night. (will need taxi)
- Nova Platinum US50-75/night (very close to Pattaya nightlife center). New. Nice rooms. Big choice of breakfeast. Nice cocktail pool area. (20 mins taxi ride)
- The Residents Suites US $75 – 150/night – 10 min taxi ride
Luxury Hotels – Very comfortable hotels. Well equipped air-con rooms. Room service with all the frills. ‘Very Nice – if bringing the family’
- The Royal Cliff Resort US$150 – 1,000+/night – 10 min pampered limousine/helicopter ride away. Likely the best place in town should you have a lot of cash to throw around.
- The Jomtien Palm Beach Hotel US $75 – 150/night – 5 min taxi ride. Nice hotel with all facilities. Very good value for money.
- The Montien Hotel Pattaya US $100 – 750/night – 15 min taxi ride.
- For further information about a Hotel Click one of hotel names above.
- Hotel accommodation and airport taxi transfers can be arranged on demand for all confirmed DITC course students.
- To book your Dive Industry Technician Training course DITC or request further information click here
Detailed Hotel Information Follows:-
GorPai 94 Apartments (rates THB250 Fan, 350 A/C) 393 Moo12, Teprasit Road Soi 6(GorPai), Nongprue, Banglamung,Chonburi,20150 Tel: +66-38-300711, Mob +66-81-762-2041
Jinda Mansion Apartments (rates THB350 A/C) 399/377 Moo12, Teprasit Road Soi 6(GorPai), Nongprue, Banglamung,Chonburi,20150 Tel: +6638-300056, Mob +66-81-700-0896
- Lek Jomtien Hotel (60 Rooms : Rates THB 600) 75/94 Moo 12, Jomtien Beach Rd., Banglamung, Chonburi Tel: +66 38 231753-4 Fax : +66 38 231854 directions & map
- Jomtien Hotel (180 Rooms : Rates THB 600) 403/28 M. 12 Thapraya Road., Chonburi Tel: +66 38 251606-7, 251696-7, 251388-9 Fax : +66 38 251097
- JAOPRAYA RESORT. ( ROOMS FROM THB650BAHT/NIGHT) (click for large image) 143/117 MOO12,SOI 8,TEPRASIT RD, NONGPRUE, BANGLAMUNG, CHONBURI 20150 TEL: 038 488774-5 NO WEBSITE. SWIMMING POOL, FREE WIFI ACCESS, SAFE DEPOSIT BOX, NO BREAKFAST
- SEA SERVICE APARTMENTS ( ROOMS THB590-690/night) 144/145-146 SOI 2,MOO12,JOMTIEN BEACH RD, PATTAYA ,CHONBURI TEL: 038 756889 NO WEBSITE: FREE WIFI, CABLE TV. NO BREAKFAST BUT FREE TEA & COFFEE IN RECEPTION AREA.
- CADDY SHACK (ROOMS 750BAHT/NIGHT) 388/385 MOO 10,Suksabai Villa Soi 17, South Pattaya or SOI 8 TEPRASIT RD, NONGPRUE, BANGLAMUNG, CHONBURI 20150 http://www.caddyshack-pattaya.com
Medium Range Hotels
- Paragon Suites Resort (click for large image) 222/2 Therprasit Road soi 9, Pattaya City, Chonburi, Thailand Tel 038-906611, Fax 038-906612, Web: www.paragonresortpattaya.com
- The Jomtien Boat House (24 rooms : Rates THB 790-1290) 380/5-6 Moo 12, Jomtien Beach Road, 20260 Chonburi, Thailand Tel: + 66 38 756143 Fax: + 66 38 756144 EDEN RESORT ( ROOMS THB950-2000/NIGHT) Suksabai Villa 388/125,Soi 17,South Pattaya, Chonburi 20260,Thailand TEL: 038 300-970 THROUGH 973,FAX: 038 426 670 CONTACT: http://www.edenhotelpattaya.com/contact_us.html WEBSITE: http://www.edenhotelpattaya.com/
- LOTUS HOUSE ( ROOMS 1000- 1500 BAHT) 144/34 SOI 4 JOMTIEN BEACH RD, PATTAYA CITY, CHONBURI 20150 TEL: 038 232671, 232616, 232895,FAX: 038 232897 http://w ww.jomtienlotushouse.com , EMAIL : firstname.lastname@example.org
- NIRVANA BOUTIQUE SUITES ( ROOMS THB1550 – 3,400) 75/187-190 SOI 4,M0012,JOMTIEN BEACH RD, NONGPRUE, BANGLAMUNG, CHONBURI 20150 TEL: 038 757-010.FAX: 038 757-014 www.nirvanaresorts.com
- Nova Platinum Hotel 562 Moo 10, Pratamnak Road, Banglamung, Pattaya City Chonburi 20260 Map(web) Telephone +66 (0) 3871 1345 Fax +66 (0) 3871 1346 http://www.amari.com/novaplatinum/
- Jomtien Palm Beach Hotel (723 Rooms : Rates THB 1200 – 10000) 408 Moo 12, Jomtien Beach Road., Nongprue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20260 THAILAND Tel: +66 3823-1350-62 Fax : + 66 3823-1369 http://www.jomtien-palmbeach.com
- The Residents Suites (36 Rooms : Rates THB 1700-4000) 146/107 Moo 10, Thappraya Road, Pattaya City 20260 Thailand,Tel: + 66 38 364316,Fax: + 66 38 364268 http://www.theresidencesuites.com/
- Royal Cliff Beach Resort (1070 rooms : rates THB 1500 – 55000) 353 PhraTamnuk Road., South Pattaya., Chonburi Tel: +66 38 250421 Fax : +66 38 250511, 250141 http://www.royalcliff.com