The meaning of Thai words plearn ('enjoy') and wan ('yesteryear'), PlearnWan shows visitors the old style of a small commercial district that you would have experienced in Thailand many decades ago, before the development of modern-style commercial complex. Visitors will be charmed with the captivating old-fashioned shopping experience at PlearnWan.
Visitors will walk through the exclusive wooden entrance, which gives you the feeling of an old time. When you step in, it’s like you step back in time.
PlearnWan is located in Hua Hin district of Prachuap Khiri Khan province, it offers visitors about everything you can imagine the kind of store you might wish to see, including boutiques selling clothes, a beauty salon, food stalls, a massage centre, a jewellery outlet, as well as record stores and restaurants. Visitors will be definitely awaken the memories of the past through the passionate setting.
Back in time
The outlet that sells snacks (khanom) and plastic toys of old days, is the most attractive shop that gains attention from visitors. This shop offers a complete range of classic Thai snacks which are hardly find today.
PlearnWan has given classic Thai names to its several outlets such as a barber shop called Lert Samantan, it was once a popular Thai word of being ‘cool’, a bakery outlet called Porn Kam Warn, it literally means ‘serving sweet bites’, it is a beautiful phrase. These Thai words are now no longer popular in use.
PlearnWan opens from:Monday - Thursday from 10 am - 10 pm
Friday from 10 am - midnight
Saturdays from 9 am - noon
Sundays from 9 am - 10 pm
A paradise place to stay
The glamorous and old-style setting is perfect for those who wish to bring themselves into pleasant remembrances. The rate is 3,200 baht (US$98) per night for two persons, including breakfast and snacks, which are available throughout the day in the property's lounge area.