Chumphon Province Page 12, Novotel Chumphon Beach Resort & Golf
Novotel Chumphon Beach Resort & Golf ideally located on Paradonpab Beach on the Southeast
coast of Thailand, offers an exclusive getaway for couples and families seeking a
relaxing break from city life, or travelling between Bangkok and Koh Samui or Phuket.
The contemporary design combines outstanding leisure facilities with a 9-hole golf
course. Reinvigorate your wellness at the spa or simple laze by the pool. At Novotel
Chumphon you can relax and unwind amid nature’s bounty and enjoy a simple rural lifestyle,
enhanced by luxurious comforts and amenities. The resort also features excellent
facilities for out-of-town conferences and meetings.
Located 390 km from Bangkok, Chumphon is conveniently situated with close proximity
to the islands of Koh Samui, Koh Pha-Ngan and Koh Tao to the East, as well as Phuket
to the South. Despite this great location it remains a quiet province with un-spoilt
beaches and intact forests.
For culture enthusiasts there are numerous temples within the Chumphon province,
many with beautiful views of the surrounding countryside.
There are several ways to get to Chumphon. Motorists can get there via the Rama 2
Highway which takes you almost all the way into Chumphon city. After around 370 km,
turn into Highway No. 4 and drive through Phetchaburi Province and Prachuap Khiri
Khan Province until you come to Pathomphorn Intersection. From here it is about 10
km into the city centre.
Should you decide to take the train the journey time is about eight hours. Trains
depart daily from Hua Lamphong station.
Buses take about six hours to reach Chumphon and leave from the Southern bus terminal
several times a day.
Thailand is one of Asia’s premier golfing destinations, and is fast gaining world
recognition for it's challenging and beautiful courses set in some of the most spectacular
Novotel Chumphon features the first 9-hole golf course in Chumphon, offering avid
golfers the opportunity to play in this largely undeveloped and rural part of Thailand.
The course has been designed to make the most of the local scenery, giving a wonderful
feeling of being in un spoilt nature.
The golf course features a full range of facilities and a restaurant serving both
Asian and European dishes.