Rooms are reserved at Dusit Thani Pattaya, where the AGM and Conference meetings will also take place.

Please note, in case you wish to extend you stay in the resort, an extra night before or after the AGM in the hotel costs 3200 Thai Bhat per night (85 Euro), until the end of the registration. You may pay these extra nights either via our registration or by booking these nights directly with the Dusit Thani Pattaya.

Family rooms and childcare provision

Dusit Thani Pattaya provides on-site childcare. The Hotel offers a complimentary baby cot or rollaway bed for a child under 12 years of age sharing room with parents, as well as a complimentary breakfast for families up to four (2 adults and 2 children under 12 years of age). Furthermore the complimentary use of the Dusit Kids Corner. In addition, children below 12 years old enjoy complimentary ice cream and meals when accompanied by dining parents at any of the Dusit restaurants and outlets.

If someone needs a family room it can also be booked within Dusit Thani Pattaya. There is a 50% discount on the room rate for the second room reserved for children upon check in.

Families need to book their room by themselves and register attendance only. If you do this, please inform the GYA Office at .


Please peruse this FAQ for information on what to do if you would like to bring your family to Dusit Thani Pattaya Hotel.

Q. I’d like to bring my family. Will their costs be covered?

No.  Unfortunately, our event budget will NOT cover any of your family expenses.  So whilst you are welcome to bring your family if this is an important part of enabling you to attend the GYA event, you will need to cover their costs yourself.


Q. I want to bring my family so how do I go about booking a room?

  • If you would like to bring your family we strongly recommend you book a room as early as possible as this ensures more rooms available being suitable for families: the rooms can accommodate a family of up to 3 people, and come with a cot, extra bed for a child.
  • There are dropdown menus for adults and children – make sure you click on the correct number for each and select the age of your children. Next, choose the type of room which fits best for you and your familiy’s needs. If you bring more than one child with you, choose two rooms. You will get a 50% discount on the second room, reserved for your children and the guarantee, that this room is next to yours. If you do not make your own reservation, then you will not have one of these rooms available when you arrive.


Q. I will need childcare at the event. How do I book childcare?

If there is a need for a babysitter please consult the Dusit Thani Pattaya Hotel in order to book this service meeting your desired time preferences.  A babysitter would cost around 6 € per hour.


Q. Is there much for my family to do when I am at the GYA event?

Yes! The resort and the city of Pattaya offer attractions for families.  The Kids Corner has a capacity of 20 Children as maximum. Opening time: 9 AM – 6 PM daily.