We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hua Hin Sam Phan Nam Floating Market

Soi Hua Hin 112, Hua Na Road, Hua Hin, Thailand
+66 32 900 111
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 103.69*
and up
Half-Day Small-Group Hua Hin Highlights and Winery Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent7%
  • Very good20%
  • Average22%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible33%
4 weeks ago
“An artificial floating market”
22 Jun 2017
“Less packed than before”
Soi Hua Hin 112, Hua Na Road, Hua Hin, Thailand
+66 32 900 111
Write a Review
Reviews (370)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 206 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We knew this was a tourist place, but still! The market is not floating, you pay 200 Bath per person which include a small boat trip on a lake. The market itself you walk around and is built up as small shops, not much of...More

Thank Zitasfamilie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to this market and paid 200 BAHT each upon entry. You have to go past payment desk and have hand stamped. Some people are saying on their reviews that you don't pay. Oh yes you do. Me , my husband , daughter , son...More

Thank SandraMckee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really not a thing all what you think of as a floating village .It is not worth the 200b they charge to visit . drive on by .

Thank Mack-Melb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This floating market has been "custom built" for tourism. It is not located on existing waterways and lacks the character of a "real" market. Some of the stalls do have original items for sale, but not really worth the trip unless part of a multi...More

Thank Ian T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

this is my second time visiting sam phan nam floating market. Perhaps it was not a weekend or because there are too many similar types of floating markets around, there are far lesser shops open and far lesser tourists compared to the first time round....More

Thank Stingrui11
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We went by bicycles from Hua Hin, and had a nice ride to this market. I think the access to market was free for asians, but as white people we had to pay for the access. There are a lot of small shops selling many...More

Thank FrankiBergen
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Just your standard Thai floating market with a number of stalls selling a very narrow range of products being mostly tshirts, bags, Thai sweets etc. I was very disappointed by the 200 baht entry fee for foreigners. I have visited several floating markets in Thailand...More

Thank GuruB0b
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Went there with my girl friend as we wanted to have a look a floating market. First of all they ask you to pay 200 baht if you are a foreigner and Thais are free!? Very strange as in other country's we never got priced...More

Thank Alexander_Foodie
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Don't waste the money travelling to this place. If your a foreigner you have to pay 200 bhat just to walk around shopping. What a complete con. Talk about taking the pi***.

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

If you want to be deceived and ripped off then this is the place to go. With so much negative reporting on Trip Advisor it is hard to understand why people still come to this place. Lots of tourists arrive on buses so perhaps the...More

Thank Areohbe
Nearby Restaurants
Sea Harmony Eco Cafe
296 reviews
6.71 km away
OX Seafood
9 reviews
5.96 km away
Yummy Corner Cafe
145 reviews
6.75 km away
Ici Bistro
41 reviews
6.59 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cicada Market
3,149 reviews
6.63 km away
Vana Nava Hua Hin
964 reviews
6.13 km away
BLUPORT Hua Hin Resort Mall
163 reviews
7.21 km away
Suan Son Pradipat Beach
251 reviews
6.47 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
2 June 2015|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from marianneongll | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was an admission charge imposed.