Known as the bigger and newer version of Market Village, Bluport Mall is a great place to spend a few hours during your stay in Hua Hin. It’s got everything from food, fashion, to movies and some unique family-entertainment options. Escape from the heat. Eat some delicious food and enjoy the air conditioning. Read on for all you need to know about the best mall in Hua Hin.
What is Bluport Mall Hua Hin?
Described as a five-star shopping experience in Hua Hin, Bluport Mall has the feel, convenience and look of a Bangkok mall. You can easily find what you are looking for in this resort mall that has all the favourite brands, plus high-end options, market stalls and souvenirs. There are always lots of promotions on and tourist discounts available all year round.
When is the best time to go to Bluport Mall?
When it’s hot. During the rainy season. When you want to do something other than swimming and walking along the beach.
Busiest times at Bluport Mall:
The busiest times are between 1:00PM-3:00PM Monday to Friday. On weekends the busiest times are 12:00-4:00PM.
Seasonal Festivities at Bluport Mall:
The mall celebrates all the major holidays with decorations, activities for kids and special events. The Christmas decorations and festivities are always worth checking out. During Songkran, Thai New Year, this is a great place to visit and pick up a flower-patterned shirt and take part in some of the Songkran events.
Free stuff at Bluport Mall Hua Hin
Get free WIFI as you shop and in the rest area. Part of the kids’ playground is free, but for Whaley Port there are entrance fees. Window shopping is always free.
While not entirely free, you can get tourist discounts and special offers at Bluport Mall. Head to the information centre to enquire about the latest promotion and check out the Blu Concierge and Tourist lounge on level 2.
You can even do Zumba and aerobics classes on the basement level for free! Enquire at the Blu Concierge on level 2 for details.
Bluport Mall Hua Hin Location
Bluport Mall is located on the main road that runs parallel to the coast– Phet Kasem Road.
It’s directly across the road from the InterContinental Hua Hin Resort. It also connects to the Bluport wing of the InterContinental. If you love shopping, staying in new and modern rooms with access to the beach, then stay at the Intercontinental and add a little luxury to your stay in Hua Hin.
The Intercontinental also has rooms, suites and exclusive beachfront pool villas across the road from Bluport Mall with direct access to the beach.
Things to do with kids at Bluport Mall Hua Hin
Head to the top floor for the kids area where you’ll find Whaley Port and a gaming arcade. There’s also the Bluport Cineplex where you can watch movies in English and Thai plus some are 3D. There’s lots of space for kids to walk around the mall itself and explore the cool maritime design features.
Shops and brands at Bluport Mall Hua Hin
Before you start browsing grab a Thai milk tea with your desired level of sugar, or a machiatto from Dean and Deluca to get you the energy you’ll need for shopping.
The ground floor has a market feel with vendors selling souvenirs, clothes, swimmers and shoes plus dining options such as Dean and Deluca, Coffee Club and Wine Connection. Coffee Club and Wine Connection have alfresco dining options.
The more upmarket stores are on the top floor. The Basement floor has all the banks an immigration office and food stalls that are similar to street-food vendors.
There’s Uniqlo, H&M, Toys “R” Us for the kids. You’ll also find the Bluport Department Store and Power Mall with men’s, women’s and kids’ departments.
For IT and Tech, you can find Samsung, Huawei, True, AIS and there’s a Big Camera as well. For book lovers, there’s Se-Ed Book Centre and Asia Books.
There are surf shops including Quick Silver and RipCurl where you can pick up some surf gear and a new pair of swimmers.
For Beauty and Wellness options there are lots of options from several massage options to nail bars and hair salons and cosmetic clinics.
Browse level by level and find the shop you are looking for on the Bluport Mall directory.
Things to eat at Bluport Mall Hua Hin
The top restaurants at Bluport Mall are: Wine Connection, Dean and Deluca, Zen Sushi & Sake and Coffee Club.
Grab a melt-in-your-mouth French croissant at Eric Kayser Bakery — a new addition to Bluport Mall’s food experiences.
Located inside the supermarket you’ll find a fully stocked and fresh Salad Bar where you can create your own salad mixes and take it away. It’s great for a vitamin fix after eating too much hotel and resort food. It’s also a great option for vegans and vegetarians.
All the usual food brands are there– Starbucks, KFC, Sizzler, Cinnabon, Burger King, Auntie Anne’s, Dairy Queen and more.
Explore all the dining options with pictures and find the best places to eat at Bluport Mall.
Immigration Office at Bluport Mall for easy visa extensions
There’s an immigration office on B1 at Bluport Mall where you can get do your 90-day check in. It’s really busy on Saturdays, so grab a coffee before you go and bring a good book. You need to get a numbered ticket as you walk in from the machine on the left.
It is much faster and more streamlined than the immigration offices in Bangkok.
Immigration Office Hua Hin Opening Hours: Weekdays 10AM-5PM, Saturdays 10Am-12:30PM, Sundays closed.