Beaches at Ban Donsai
Ban Donsai has three resorts and several seafood restaurants. Donsai resorts are especially good for families with children since there is no road between the resort and the beach.
Diving is available near the offshore islands of Koh Sing and Koh Sang; plus visits to nearby Huay Yang waterfall.
Malai Asia Resort - Air con rooms and bungalows. Rooms at Bt 700, One bedroom bungalows at Bt 1,000 and a 2 bedroom suite at Bt 1,550. Dining is available beach side in individual pavilions. Tel (01) 916 1217, (02) 679 7127-36 Fax (02) 287 1457
Laem Kum Beach Resort - Air con rooms with fridge. Resort has a spacious restaurant and a swimming pool .
Ban Kaew Seaview Resort - A resort undergoing renovation has basic fan twin bungalows on a fine beach at Bt 400. (06) 026 8725 (not sure about this one)
By car: South on Phetckasem Road (route 4) to Thapsakae, then 6 km southeast to the beach. Easier might be to watch for km marker 370, turn left for 6 km and see the Malai Asia sign. Laem Kum and Ban Kaew are farther along the road that runs along the beach.
Regular or Air Con buses as well as rail service is available to Thapsakae
from any nearby city. Motorcycle taxis can complete the trip.