But others have been and reported: http://www.gaythailand.com/forums/topic/10589-360-boy-gogo-bar-on-pattayaland-soi-1/
And when looking for someone with good character and shared interests, pickings get even slimmer.
Vassa closed some months ago:
Cupidol 21:55-22:07, pj 160. 12 boys and no customer throughout my stay.
Daytime pictures of the beach and construction work here:
Changes Coming To Dongtan Beach http://gaybuttonthai.com/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=8516&start=75
Baan Dok Mai has gone up from 500 to 600 per night for standard room on 1sep2017.
Ting Tong has gone up form 500 to 600 some years ago.
Marina Inn has rooms for 450 now (staff couldn't tell me how long this low season promotion would last).
Two Guys has standard room for 650 including breakfast, and specials like free upgrade to big room, or pay 4 nights stay 5 nights. Their current contact information:
Update Feb 2018: Two Guys Guesthouse closed for good.