Hua Hin is the original Thai beach resort and you may be surprised to learn that there are actually a number of different beaches in the area to enjoy. The many beaches near Hua Hin all offer something a little different, and you’ll find the perfect beach no matter what you are looking for. Find out more about Hua Hin and Hua Hin beaches with our quick guide to where to go. Best for All-Round Beach Enjoyment: Khao Takiab Khao Takiab is named for the Chopstick Peaks, the twin hills that overlook this nice beach. A number of luxury boutique hotels and small resorts cluster around this beach, making it a good place for a relaxing break. There’s a Buddha statue that overlooks the sands, and from the top of the hills you can see across to Singhtoh Island, which is around 800 meters away. When you have finished relaxing on the beach and playing some beach sports, you can charter a boat to visit the island. Beware the overfriendly monkeys in the temple! Image via Anton / Flickr Best for