Ban Talay Dao hotel is a retreat for relaxation, peace and privacy, resting on the white sand beaches of Khao Takiab, only minutes from the charm of Hua Hin.
What to experience?
Baan Talay Dao, or “Home between the Sea and the Stars,” strikes a perfect balance between natural, stylish and sophistication, with a green and welcoming heart. You enjoy the comforts and amenities of home in lush, natural surroundings and an exclusive, yet rustic atmosphere.
The resort offers four types of accommodation, including the Pavilion Suite, 2 Duplex Suites, 7 Pavilion Villas and 22 Studio rooms. Design is a fusion of traditional Thai and contemporary. The resort gardens, tranquil fountains and gently flowing creeks promote serenity and peace of mind.
Ban Talay Dao’s Club House Continental Seafood Restaurant will tempt you with a wide array of culinary delights, such as por-pia-chao-wang (Royal spring rolls), pla-sa-moun-pai (herbal fish) and specialty seafood dishes including grouper with Cilantro sauce, kung Talay Dao (Talay Dao Prawns) and baked prawns with cheese and pineapples sauce! You can choose to savour your meal in the resort Club House, by the pool or on a platform with a vista overlooking the sea.
Ban Talay Dao is only minutes away from Hua Hin town where you can head out to explore the night market and iconic railway station. Other great spots to visit include Cicada crafts market and the Hua Hin Artists Village. For a bigger adventure, head to Sam Roi Yod National Park.
How does it help?
Ban Talay Dao is a smoke-free, Greenleaf (3 leaves) certified hotel, operating according to the motto, “Save the Environment and Sustainable for the Earth”. The team have a vision and mission to operate sustainably, helping Hua Hin to develop into a sustainable destination.
The four key strategies which the hotel uses to become more environmentally friendly are “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Re-buy.” Practical initiatives include water and waste management, chemical and hazard management, energy conservation, reducing plastic, using natural or recyclable products or materials and prioritising healthy food.
Eighty percent of the staff comes from Hua Hin and nearby areas. All staff are paid at least 15% above the current provincial minimum wage, plus service charges and other welfare above legal minimums such as accident and life insurance, health checks, staff parties and zero interest loans to protect staff from loan sharks. Personal development opportunities include external and in-house training.
The hotel policy includes promoting local art and culture for tourism. The hotel supports the community by supporting social activities in Khao Takaib Village and Hua Hin areas, such as sponsoring and donating money during the Songkran Festival and Children’s day and sponsoring the Tourism Police football team. The hotel donates food and blankets to the Pala-Uo underprivileged communities every Christmas eve with Hua Hin College School. Guests are encouraged to visit Takaib Fishing Village to experience fisher folk culture with a local guide.
- 2010 # 8 Outstanding Awards for hotel/resort of less than 80 rooms, Thailand Tourism Awards
- 2007 Environmental Friendly Hotel, Thailand Tourism Awards
Ban Talay Dao Resort
2/10 Soi Takaib Village,
Nong-Kae, Hua Hin,
Prachuap Khiri Khan 77110,
Thailand. Tel : +66-32-536024
Fax : +66-32-536031
Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
website : www.baantalaydao.com