There is a lot of news about condominium developers / owners renting out rooms or buildings that they have ownership of to foreigners or tourists on a daily basis (daily rental) rate that generate income as if they were a hotel (under the Hotel Act 2004).
"This type of operation is causes a public nuisance for renters in the same complex and creates unsafe places for tourists, which may lead to loss of life and property. It is not acceptable to operate an illegal hotel. The penalty for this is up to one year in jail or a fine of up to 20 000 THB or both.
Condominium owners in Phuket caught renting out their units on a daily basis face fines and jail time if they do not register their properties as hotels. -Rawai short term rentals -- Rawai holiday rentals -- Long Term Rentals in Rawai -- Rawai villas for rent