our resort and restaurant remain open during the Corona crisis.
The national safety precautions apply. We provide face masks and disinfectants. We are obliged to measure the temperature of new guests and to register them with the local administration.
The province of Songkhla is accessible by land again since May 15, 2020. At the provincial border fever is measured and a form has to be filled in where you have to give your name and address as well as the travel destination and the reason for the trip. One ID document must also be presented for each travel group.
From Don Mueang Airport in Bangkok, you can still get to Hat Yai by Nok Air, or Air Asia. This works without any quarantine measures. We will pick you up from Hat Yai airport. However, the airports in Bangkok are still blocked for incoming flights from abroad with a few exceptions. Probably until June 30, 2020.
There is a curfew from 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. Life here in the countryside is still reasonably normal. Protective masks and hand disinfection are mandatory in public. Disinfectants are provided everywhere. You can move around freely in the resort itself. Walks or shopping trips by pushbike, motorbike or car are easily possible. There is no restriction on the replenishment of food and beverages. Our restaurant is open daily until 9:30 p.m.
Second phase of lockdown relaxation to start from May 17, 2020.
Our swimming pool can also be used again, but initially only for 3 people at a time.
We have access to all common medicines. Sathing Phra District Hospital is within 1 km distance from the Ao Thai Resort. Songkhla Hospital is 35 km away, the world-famous Bangkok Hospital and several other very good hospitals are in Hat Yai, 65 km away.
The Thai Cabinet has decided a second automatic visa extension until July 31, 2020. More about this here.
We will be happy to answer any further questions you may have about visa matters.
If you are stranded somewhere in Thailand or just want to enjoy fresh sea air outside the famous tourist destinations, please contact us. For inquiries to the email address email@example.com we grant a discount of 40% on our current accommodation prices during the Corona crisis.