Hotel Baraquda Pattaya sails into town

Press Release   •   Jan 08, 2016 13:42 +08

AccorHotels is pleased to announce the opening of Hotel Baraquda Pattaya MGallery by Sofitel, the latest gem in the MGallery collection. Conveniently situated in the heart of the city, the 72-room boutique hotel is within walking distance to the resort’s many shopping, dining and entertainment venues. Boasting a cutting-edge nautically themed interior and exterior, the hotel is an oasis of calm and its helpful but unobtrusive staff and welcoming ambience add to its undeniable charm.

“Pattaya is a vibrant beach destination that has long appealed to both local and international travellers. With a wide array of water sports, the sights and sounds of Walking Street, cabaret shows and a floating market, the city offers something unique and special for everyone,” said Mr.Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer for AccorHotels Upper Southeast and Northeast Asia. “The opening of Hotel Baraquda Pattaya raises AccorHotels to another level of success and steps up the expansion of our network in this city. This is a sophisticated, boutique hotel in every sense and a proud new member of the MGallery by Sofitel.” 

“As Thailand’s premier holiday destination, Pattaya is a natural choice for vacationers seeking their own little corner of paradise with an exciting twist. Hotel Baraquda Pattaya breaks the generic mould of the city’s holiday accommodation with a vibe of its own and encourages guests to relax, unwind to get away from it all. The unique interior and exterior design is reminiscent of a transatlantic journey on a luxury liner, and this vibe is enhanced by its supremely comfortable state-of-the-art accommodation, an eclectic choice of dining options including a rooftop bar offering a panoramic view of the city skyline and AccorHotels’ renowned standards of superlative personal touches and services,” said Ms.Wanitchaya Kietdamrongwong, the hotel’s hotel manager.

An intoxicating blend of contemporary boutique style and nautical cool, the hotel features 60 Deluxe rooms, eight Baraquda Suites and four Baraquda Grand Suites decorated in cool whites enriched with warm sandy tones, evoking the ambience of a beach retreat. The rooms are furnished with comfortable beddings and high quality linens as well as the accoutrements vital to create an enjoyable and memorable stay.

For dining options, guests can sit back and watch the world go by over a cup of fresh Lavazza coffee and slice of delectable homemade cake at Nauti-Café. Perfect the evening off by simply indulging a fancy cocktaildrink and enjoying a snack by the uniquely shaped Pool Bar.

Take in the view through the large windows at SEA Restaurant or watch master chefs at work in the kitchen while indulging in freshly prepared local and international dishes or watch the evening sunset over the horizon, at the all-day dining and bakery corner on the hotel’s rooftop bar.

In addition to a luxury spa, the hotel offers a fully equipped state-of-the-art-fitness centre, a kids club and a large outdoor swimming pool.

Business and private events are catered for at DNA with a large meeting room of 80 sqm accessiblevia an open courtyard reminiscent of a ship's deck that can accommodate up to80 guests and 132 square metre White Lounge a stunning white space that can accommodate up to 50 guests. Both rooms are equipped with state-of-the-art audio and visual equipment and wifi connectivity.

To celebrate its opening, the hotel of offering an introductory rate starting from THB 2,925 ++ per night from now until 25 December 2016. For more information and reservations, please contact or call (66) 038-769-999.

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About Hotel Baraquada Pattaya

Hotel Baraquda Pattaya is located at 485/1 Moo 10, South Pattaya 2nd Road, Nongprue, Banglamung, Chonburi 20150, 90 minutes from Suvarnabhumi Airport by taxi or public transportation. For more information, please visit, email or call 038 769 999 for reservations and general information.

About MGallery by Sofitel

MGallery by Sofitel, charming boutique hotels, inspiring & singular 

MGallery by Sofitel is an intimate collection of 75 boutique hotels. Charming and genuine hotels with their own thoughtful stories, MGallery by Sofitel has that ‘je ne sais quoi’ that goes hand-in-hand with French ‘art de recevoir’. MGallery by Sofitel appeals to engaged explorers who are clued in to travel and seek out the unbeaten path, fueled by passion, curiosity and an interest in the world around them. Each hotel in the collection is noted for its unique personality, cocooning facilities and inviting local flavor, in more than 20 countries including France, Italy, Morocco, Argentina, Vietnam, Indonesia, Australia.

AccorHotels is a Group united by a shared passion for hospitality and driven by a shared promise to make everyone Feel Welcome.

Over 180,000 women and men in 3,800 AccorHotels establishments look after thousands of guests every day in 92 countries.

AccorHotels is the world’s leading hotel operator and offers its customers, partners and employees:

- its dual expertise as a hotel operator and franchisor (HotelServices) and a hotel owner and investor (HotelInvest);

- a large portfolio of internationally renowned brands covering the full spectrum, with luxury (Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery by Sofitel, Grand Mercure, The Sebel), midscale (Novotel, Suite Novotel, Mercure, Mama Shelter, Adagio) economy (ibis, ibis Styles, ibis budget, adagio access and hotelF1) establishments;

- a powerful marketplace and loyalty program Le Club AccorHotels

- almost half a century of commitment to corporate citizenship and solidarity with the PLANET 21 program.

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