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Live Luxuriously: Top 12 Luxury Hotels In Sukhumvit, Bangkok

Shairel
Updated May 19, 2016

Bangkok is a go-to city when it comes to unique food, culture, and never-ending shopping. One area that can provide all of that is Sukhumvit, easily a favorite part of Bangkok for visitors. However, where you decide to stay in Bangkok can either motivate you to get up and explore Sukhumvit or it can be too inconvenient for you to cover much of the area. To fix this problem, here are 10 hotels in Sukhumvit that promise to give not only a great rest but contribute to a great trip overall:

1. Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit

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This hotel is 400 meters (1,312 feet) away from Sukhumvit center, which means more sleep and less traveling time. The hotel has its own dedicated walkway to the BTS (skytrain transport system), a straightforward way for those who aren’t great with directions. The popular Terminal 21 mall is also just a skywalk away. Checking in to Sheraton Grande, you can choose for yourself a modern room overlooking the city, or a premiere room that comes with a 24-hour butler service to meet your every need.

At Sheraton Grande’s breakfast buffet, you get an outstanding breakfast selection of eggs, steak, and satay (grilled skewered meat) all made to order, or a ready lineup of international choices including Thai cuisine, Hong Kong dimsum, and even Indian cuisine. What’s even better is you won’t get stuck with the usual orange or apple juice as they provide all kinds of juices, even watermelon!

The rooms are spacious and modern. Not only do you get city views if you’re high enough, but there are minibars and coffeemakers to keep you replenished whenever you get back. If you need some peace and quiet, you can head to their library to read or tap onto the free Wi-Fi to clear your emails. If not, head to the lovely outdoor pool surrounded by lush greenery, giving you a private feel so you can escape into your own oasis.

For your meals, you can step into any of their seven eateries, one of which is Basil that offers an authentic Thai dinner. On another note, being situated within the Sukhumvit area, you don’t have to worry about your meals as you’re sure to find a great eating place anywhere close by to the hotel.

Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit also provides free parking for those renting cars and airport shuttle services for easy and convenient commuting.

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2. The Westin Grande Sukhumvit

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Located 300 meters (984 feet) from Sukhumvit and right in front of a BTS station, the Westin Grande Sukhumvit is fantastic. The hotel is surrounded by Robinsons, Terminal 21, and many food stalls, with massage parlors nearby. If you need some greenery, the lake and gardens of Benjakiti Park are just 10 minutes away by foot.

The rooms at Westin Grande Sukhumvit are big and clean with custom-made beds and city views. For regular rooms, Wi-Fi comes with a fee. However, the Club rooms and suites come with free Wi-Fi and a breakfast buffet. Nevertheless, even with a regular room, you still get access to other amenities like the day spa, a fully-equipped fitness center, and the amazing saltwater pool.

For the breakfast buffet, they serve an interesting variety of Japanese, Indian, and Thai cuisine. The Japanese food includes sushi that is made fresh by the chef according to your request. So even if you feel like sashimi in the morning, no problem! You can also make your own juice creations, so you don’t get bored with orange juice every day.

If you’re a gym junkie, this hotel is your palace. With tons of cardio opportunities with their wide array of machines for you to use, you can easily burn off a day’s food adventure and carry on the next day eating all the unique foods that Thailand has to offer! There are also group lessons available and two trainers that are always present to provide you with cold towels and fruits. You can continue your heavy weight lifting even on holiday with their four inclining benches and weights that go up to 35 kilograms (77 pounds).

The Westin Grande Sukhumvit has one of Bangkok’s best-rated Japanese restaurants, Kisso. The food here is delicious and fresh if you’re craving something light yet satisfying enough. If this doesn’t appeal, you can explore the area around the hotel where you are sure to get pretty good local eats.

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3. Aloft Sukhumvit

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Situated right in the middle of Bangkok’s hustle and bustle, Aloft Sukhumvit surprises you with the best peace and quiet that you need. The funky hotel welcomes you with a pool table, arcade, and snack bar, all within its lobby. The easy-going atmosphere immediately helps you escape the busy streets of Bangkok from the moment you step in. The modern hotel is a 5 to 10 minute walk from the main street and the nearest skytrain station.

The rooms are huge and colorful; you can’t help but feel like smiling as you enter. There are mini-bars in the room and free Wi-Fi. You can enjoy panoramic city views when you upgrade, but with all the perks mentioned so far, that’s not really necessary. What really proves this place to be a gem is the fact that, even with its in-house club, the rooms remain quiet throughout the night, which is great for even the lightest of sleepers.

If you really would like a view but don’t want to spend extra on the upgrade, head up to the rooftop pool and soak in the fabulous city views while having a relaxing swim under the stars. Afterwards, you can grab a drink at the hotel’s 24-hour cafe if you’re not ready to turn in just yet.

The international breakfast buffet serves a great selection of western and Thai food to help you kickstart your day. Other complimentary perks include free parking and tuk tuk shuttle services.

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4. Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok

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Tucked away in a small street, Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok is just a short walking distance from all you need. Just a two-minute walk from Nana BTS station, you can easily get to malls such as CentralWorld, which is just 2 kilometers (1.2 miles) away, or the famous Pratunam shopping district just 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) away.

The upscale hotel welcomes you with drinks upon your arrival before escorting you into your chic, spacious room. Free Wi-Fi is available for all guests too. Guests staying in suites enjoy separate living areas and upgraded apartments; experience the luxury of whirlpool tubs right in your room!.

Take a step into paradise and take a dip in their resort-like pool that is adorned with structures of shades of brown and gold. At Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok, you will forget you’re in the middle of the city.

If you’re not into the hotel’s two restaurants, fret not, your surrounding neighborhood will ensure you don’t go to bed starving. You will find restaurants, markets, and many different bars to chill in if you want a relaxing night out, all just at a stone’s throw away.

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5. The Okura Prestige Bangkok

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Located within Bangkok’s more upscale district, the Okura Prestige Bangkok is walking distance away from many malls and shopping areas. It is connected via a covered walkway to Ploenchit BTS station, just a minute away, and it is just 2.3 kilometers (1.4 miles) from Siam Paragon.

The hotel boasts chic, spacious rooms with extremely cozy beds. Take a long, relaxing shower under the rain showers, or surf the net with the free Wi-Fi. Upgrade your suite for full kitchens and the luxury of a private sauna and steam room.

The one thing to really look forward to is the rooftop infinity pool that overlooks the city below. Enjoy spectacular views of Bangkok; whether it’s the bustle in the day or the city lights in the night, it’ll be nothing short of a relaxing experience.

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6. Hotel Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit

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Check into the bright, well-decorated rooms of Hotel Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit. The hotel is just a 9-minute walk to Sukhumvit BTS station and 0.5 kilometers (0.3 miles) from Terminal 21. It is close by to anything that you might need, be it shopping or food. The rooms are warm and cozy with comfortable beds that give you plenty of reasons to sleep early and long into the next day. For a truly luxurious experience, book a room on the club floor and enjoy one of the best lounges you will ever encounter.

If you want something more luxurious, get a Marquis Suite. The suite features a separate bedroom and living room. There is an espresso machine available for you to use and make delicious coffee to drink while you soak in the huge bathtub with designer soaps and toiletries. You can enjoy free Wi-Fi at the hotel too.

Kick back and relax with a massage at the spa area after a long day, and maybe soak in the pool for a while later. Dine on the terrace of the hotel’s French restaurant while enjoying panoramic views of the city below, and, if you’re up for it, head to the bar for some live entertainment.

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7. Grande Centre Point Terminal 21

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Located within Terminal 21 mall, you can expect a lavish stay here. The Grande Centre Point Terminal 21 is really central with easy access to Asok station just a minute away and great restaurants and bars nearby. You can also find rows of massage places just around the corner in this hotel! Being within Terminal 21 mall also means you get access to the food courts and stores below where you can conveniently have your meals and buy snacks to stock up.

The rooms and bathrooms at Grande Centre Point Terminal 21 are large and clean. You can also be sure of a quiet stay with an excellent view. Enjoy 24/7 room service ready for your call anytime, whatever the need. There is also a free breakfast for you, providing a delicious range of choices.

Check out the infinity pool for a relaxing time after a long day out. The garden surrounding the area adds to the resort and retreat feel.

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8. Hotel Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit

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Hotel Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit is close to Asoke BTS station and Sukhumvit MRT station, both just 400 meters (1,312 feet) away, and you will also be just 300 meters (984 feet) from Terminal 21 mall.

The rooms here are gorgeous and open up to the bathroom with a glass wall that allows you to watch TV or look out at the city from the comfort of your tub. The view from your room window is stunning both during the day and at night.

If you get a club room at Hotel Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit, you have access to the Club Lounge where you are pampered with a buffet breakfast and afternoon tea. You can also enjoy cocktail happy hour and delicious finger food to accompany your drink. You also get a complimentary free-flow of any non-alcoholic drinks available throughout the day. Breakfast buffet is free for any of the hotel’s guests, where a wide range of food is offered, catering to all palates.

The Hotel Pullman Bangkok Grande Sukhumvit has an outdoor pool for you to relax and unwind. Although it’s on the petite side, the pool is rarely crowded so that’s something to tick off the worry list. You can enjoy free Wi-Fi while lounging by the pool too.

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9. AriyasomVilla

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Tucked away in the heart of Bangkok, away from the busy streets, is AriyasomVilla, your perfect hideaway. Donned with lush greenery and gardens filled with tropical plants, escape in a world free from the fast-paced madness of the city. At AriyasomVilla, retreat into your own secret world after a long day exploring the Land of Smiles in your timber-framed villa. The unique rooms aren’t like any other, with a beautiful layout of furniture and Asian decor that gleam brightly in the day as the sun’s rays fill the room through the floor-to-ceiling windows.

AriyasomVilla has a simple outdoor pool area for your recreational needs. The hotel is near the river so you can hear the humming of passing boats that adds to the rhythm of the city. If you’re not fond of the noise, don’t worry, it’s nothing that earplugs can’t fix! There are mosquitoes near the pool, but the hotel is eager to provide you with repellent. All in all, this boutique hotel provides you with a whole new experience separate from the city.

Enjoy a complimentary delicious breakfast before setting off for the day. AriyasomVilla may be hidden, but it’s not secluded, with Ploenchit BTS station just a 10-minute walk away. There is also free Wi-Fi and parking available for all hotel guests.

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10. Asia Herb Association Spa Auberge Eugenia

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Take a step back in time with the classy, colonial style of Eugenia. The beautiful, antique design of the hotel gives a unique experience. The rooms are stylish and large with lovely high beds that are always kept clean and tidy, making you feel right at home. The copper bathtub really adds to the olden feel, along with the genuine antiques around.

At Asia Herb Association Spa Auberge Eugenia, the swimming pool is green, which matches the whole theme. It’s rather private with palm trees all around giving shade and preventing neighbors from looking in. It’s cool and refreshing, perfect after a long day going around Bangkok. The spa is definitely worth visiting. Rejuvenate yourself with professional massage therapists at your service.

Breakfast comes with a selection of either Thai or American style dishes. Alternatively, you can always head down to the nearby Emporium or pick something up from one of the many restaurants and eateries along the way.

In the night, you can pop by the 7-11 just a short walk away for late night snacks, or get involved in the nightlife surrounding the Eugenia. Asok station is only 15 minutes away so it’s easy to get around. There is also a tuk tuk shuttle service that can send you to the station if you’re not up for the walk.

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11. The Continent Hotel Sukhumvit by Compass Hospitality

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The Continent Hotel Sukhumvit by Compass Hospitality is just a stone’s throw from numerous attractions, from MBK Center just a 15-minute skytrain ride away, to numerous nightclubs, bars, and markets for you to get into Bangkok’s nightlife. Asok BTS station is conveniently located right next to the hotel, making everything easily accessible.

At the Continental Hotel Sukhumvit, the rooms are large and modern, equipped with iPod / iPhone docks, minibars and free Wi-Fi. The floor-to-ceiling windows help make the room bright, and also provide a great view of the city, which you can enjoy from your comfortable bed. If you don’t have the pleasure of viewing Bangkok’s amazing skyline from your room, you can always head up to the sky bar, where you can enjoy the view with a yummy cocktail.

Go for a swim in the rooftop pool. Although small, the pool is big enough if you just want to relax. The pool bar is available to provide you with any drinks to add to your lazy day at the pool.

There is complimentary breakfast with a wide selection of food to meet all your nutritional needs. Parking is free too.

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12. Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok

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The Hilton chain is established all over the world and really doesn’t fail to impress with its 5-star consistency. Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok is just a 6-minute walk from Phrom Phong BTS station, with Emporium shopping mall at the end of the street, a 2-minute stroll away. You can shop, eat, or even see a movie there. There are a handful of restaurants near the hotel too, like Lemongrass right next door.

The classy rooms are nicely decorated with high quality furniture; they are spacious and very well kept. The luxury hotel provides Wi-Fi at a fee, however, parking is free and there is an all-day buffet serving up local and international cuisines. Booking an executive room gives you a beautiful lounge with breakfast, afternoon tea, and dinner drinks just for you.

The outdoor pool offers an amazing view of the city and promises a cool breeze on hot days, which is perfect for a comfortable day of just lazing around.

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Sleep in style

Whether you end your night watching the city lights from an infinity pool, or watching your favorite romantic comedy from your warm bubble bath, you can be sure to have sweet dreams and wake up feeling excited for the day ahead. Exploring Bangkok can require a lot of energy, so a good night’s rest and a cozy place to return to is definitely a priority when you come to Bangkok. Then again, comfort levels can be really subjective. Even so, it’s always better to be safe than sorry. Rest well!

This article was originally published on May 19, 2016

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Shairel is a student studying Linguistics and Multilingual Studies in Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. She loves travel and takes joy in documenting each experience. The countries...Read more

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