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  1. Jmo, your trip is only for 7 days. As the others have stated. I wouldn't move. Your holiday will over before you'll want it to be.
  2. Book in advance for one place for the week. Since you're arriving at 3am, I would also pre-book a taxi from BKK to Pattaya. Save yourself the hassles. As David mentioned if your arriving at 3am on 2/5 you might want to book for the 2/4. Otherwise you might not be able to get into your room to noon or later.
  3. Areca Lodge has tub/shower combo. I prefer shower only, myself. It's in a great central location. Especially for a 1st timer.
  4. Agoda lets you pay in advance. Booking I've payed upon arrival. Agoda gives you the rates before taxes. Booking gives you the rates with taxes included I normally like to pay in advance. But where I've staying this trip,that's not a option. Up to you what your preferences are. Use a ATM machine, if you don't want to carry that much cash in your pockets for the flight.
  5. I stayed in D-block in February, and don't remember the rooster. I also booked my reservations for this February while I was still there. If there was any noise, I was either passed out or preoccupied. Lol. Meow & team are great.
  6. The girls all know their way around the breakfast buffet line. I've had some girls state they've never been to this hotel, where your staying at. But the next morning they know exactly where the buffet/restaurant is. 555
  7. According to the Agoda website it's 17 sq.m. for the room that appears in the video. Ok for maybe one night, but I wouldn't want stay for an extended time in something that small. https://www.agoda.com/a-one-star-hotel/hotel/pattaya-th.html?checkin=2016-10-19&los=2&adults=2&rooms=1&cid=-1&searchrequestid=d3509923-8d87-4fcd-83a2-8e1471d79155
  8. The room looks like the size of a closet.
  9. Check in on 11-26. Check out 12-8 either Pattaya or Bangkok. If you haven't made the air reservations yet. Check Eva or China Air. Both have better return flight times.
  10. Never had a problem in the past with a 14" laptop fitting in a room safe. however I believe a 15"+ might be to large. Now I only travel with a tablet(Ipad). And fwiw, I also leave mine out(both laptop & ipad) the majority of the time. Depending on where I'm staying. You could also get a laptop cable lock. They cost less than $20 on Amazon.
  11. I was able to exchange emails with them last evening. Nature view has always responded in very timely fashion to my emails. Maybe the site was down for maintenance/upgrade issues.
  12. I've stayed at both LK Ren & Areca and they are good choices. They're about 1/2 a block apart on opposites sides of the soi/street. My preference is Areca because it has 2 swimming pools.
  13. If your staying for a couple of weeks, split it up. That way you'll have a better idea for the future. I've split it up in the past, by staying part of a trip in Jomtien. And on another trip stayed at a Sabai on Soi 1. I also found that I much prefer the Buakhao area. What's the choice for the place that has the sea view & better facilities?