Editor: Cheyenne Hollis
Dot Property Blog July 2020
For more than a century, Hua Hin has been the place Bangkokians retreat to on weekends. The tranquil atmosphere and refreshing sea breeze provide a welcome respite from the intense city life. Sure, the seaside town has grown over the years, but its essence has remained the same.This legacy is why Hua Hin remains Thailand’s premier second home destination. Everyone from the Royal Family to leading business officials and even international retirees have chosen the city for a summer residence. Strong demand has seen condominiums and resorts built up and down the Hua Hin beachfront. In fact, only one plot of beachfront land remains for residential development. It is owned by respected developer Proud Real Estate who has truly saved the best for last. InterContinental Residences Hua Hin is the city’s last beachfront residential development. Not only is it Thailand’s first residential project under the InterContinental Hotels & Resorts brand, but it is also only one of a limited number of hotel-branded residences in Hua Hin. The end result is a development befitting of such a rare location.Familiar beauty you have ever visited the impressive InterContinental Hua Hin, the design of the InterContinental Residences Hua Hin will immediately be familiar. Developer Proud Real Estate took everything people have come to love about the world-class hotel and combined it with bespoke features, amenities, and services that cater to residents.Let’s start with the interior design which embraces the cultural and historical heritage of Hua Hin. The fully-furnished residences are decorated with pieces inspired by the villas of the past. Modern touches have been carefully incorporated throughout, so they do not disturb the overall style. For example, the wooden headboard features a full charging station for electronics on each side of the bed. It’s something you wouldn’t notice at first glance but will be glad to have.There are spacious one-, two- and three-bedroom units as well as a magnificent penthouse available. Different residences boast different lifestyle benefits. Some are close to the beach, others have a private pool, a few cater specifically to families and a couple provide easy access to the facilities.Every residence does enjoy unmatched privacy thanks to the detailed layout that avoids cross-facing doors or windows. There is also a balcony equipped with a daybed in each unit where you can take in the surroundings and feel the lovely sea breeze. A limited number also have direct access to the swimming pool.The exterior is similar to the InterContinental Hua Hin hotel’s colonial-style architecture that is instantly recognizable to anyone who has been to Hua Hin. There is a seven-story building at one end of the project and eight four-story buildings surrounding the center area which contains lush gardens and several swimming pools.InterContinental Residences Hua Hin has a wonderful flow where it feels as if everything has been crafted to accentuate the private beachfront.A world-class experience Nearly 70 percent of InterContinental Residences Hua Hin is dedicated to amenities and green spaces amenities and services at InterContinental Residences Hua Hin are legendary. An emphasis has been placed on serving multi-generation families, a growing and important trend in Thailand. For children, there are a kid’s pool and game room to entertain. Parents will enjoy the jogging track, fitness center, and yoga lawn. And grandparents can spend time in the library or in the therapy pool.Of course, there are also places where the entire family can spend time together, such as the Tamarind theater or on the beach. 111 Social Club is also a part of InterContinental Residences Hua Hin. Here you can enjoy a snack or drink inside a traditional Hua Hin villa overlooking the beach.A staggering 70 percent of the development is dedicated to gardens, private beaches, and other amenities. Space is in abundance allowing you and your family to enjoy a peaceful, private experience. This is complemented by the services made available to residents.Time is priceless and that belief is why InterContinental Residences Hua Hin offers far-ranging services to ensure residents can make the most of theirs. A dedicated Director of Residences and concierge ensures the details are taken care of during your stay so you can focus on the things that really matter.Weekend getaways are made easy thanks to a check-in service. Your residence will be prepared before you arrive with a full fridge, housekeeping completed, and baggage assistance. There is even a valet who can park your car. No moments need to be wasted on superfluous tasks.An iconic location of InterContinental Residences Hua Hin places you in the heart of the city. The popular Market Village shopping center is direct across from the residences while BluPort shopping mall and Cicada night market are a stone’s throw away. Vana Nava Water Jungle, True Arena, and several golf courses are a short drive from the property.The last chance to be a part of Hua Hin’s legacy As Hua Hin’s last beachfront residential development, InterContinental Residences Hua Hin is part of the city’s legacy. Not only is the project peerless in terms of design, function, and quality, but it is redefining the weekend getaway experience. There has been no other development like this before and will be no other development like this in the future.The brisk sales at the project highlight just how powerful this opportunity is to lifestyle real estate investors. Proud Real Estate reported that sales were 10–20 percent prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, sales have jumped to 40–50 percent during May and June.The increase in sales is attributed in part to potential buyers being able to see the showroom in person and get a feel for the wonderful location along the beachfront. Much like InterContinental Hua Hin, InterContinental Residences Hua Hin are set to become part of the city’s fabric. A destination familiar to all and enjoyed by a privileged few.A limited number of residences, including a penthouse, are still available at InterContinental Residences Hua Hin. However, these will not be on the market for much longer. The question is simple. Do you want to be a part of Hua Hin’s enduring legacy?If you answered yes, then it is important to act quickly to secure your home in InterContinental Residences Hua Hin. These treasured residences will become family heirlooms passed down from one generation to the next. Few, if any, will be made available after the project has sold out.A special offer you can experience what life is like at InterContinental Residences Hua Hin during weekends in July. Register for a private viewing and you can join the “Feast De La Mer” by InterContinental Residences Hua Hin, at 111 Social Club*. The exclusive event is hosted on a private beach with world-class services, family activities, amazing food, and a whole lot more.