Bangkok is best known as the political, culinary, spiritual, economic and cultural capital of Thailand. The city has even been listed as one of the most visited cities in the world for a few years. Bangkok is a good blend of traditional charm and modern conveniences. There are many sights and attractions like temples and palaces that attract diverse groups of tourists. The city is also famous for its nightlife with a large variety of bars and pubs around. A number of reputable hotels can be found in Bangkok, some of them even feature in the Travel and Leisure magazine’s top 100 hotels list. Apart from the conventional hotels, there are also other boutique hotels and uniquely designed lodgings in the city, offering a varied experience. If you are interested in finding out more about some of the unique hotels in Bangkok, then read on.
This affordable yet cosy three-star hotel is designed in a quirky fashion. Each room on every floor of the hotel is designed based on one of the four famous musical plays such as Mary Poppins, the Thai Four Reigns, Romeo and Juliet and Aladdin. The rooms are therefore vibrant and elegantly furnished. The hotel is conveniently located about 800 metres (0.49 miles) from Thong Lo BTS Skytrain Station. The lodging comes with a 24-hour front desk. In the Thong Lo area, guests can easily access several popular restaurants and bars. Free Wi-Fi is offered throughout the property.
This highly-rated accommodation in Bangkok is located in the Old Town area. The hotel features an eclectic blend of industrial style and vintage decorations. Public transportation such as the Krung Thon Buri BTS Skytrain Station is within easy access. The rooms in this hotel have loft-style windows and are fully air-conditioned. Several major landmarks are in the area such as the Central Pier along the Chao Phraya River. Guests can also take a 30-minute boat ride to ASIATIQUE The Riverfront.
Fancy staying in a colourful and pleasant property? Then, Siam @ Siam, Design Hotel Bangkok is the apt choice for you. Located in Central Bangkok, the property is a short walk from the National Stadium BTS Skytrain Station. The hotel features stylish decoration throughout and also contains an infinity pool which overlooks the city of Bangkok. Free Wi-Fi is offered in the rooms. This property is within walking distance to MBK Shopping Mall and the famous Jim Thompson House. If you feel like eating in, then visit Party House One, a restaurant which serves local and international dishes. Another restaurant SkyDine Design on 25 offers diners an international selection of food and drinks.
This hotel is located in Sathorn, about 2.9 km (1.8 miles) away from Patpong. The two-star hostel offers comfortable rooms which are well-equipped. Free Wi-Fi is also offered throughout the property. Each room comes with a mini fridge, a kettle as well as a terrace space. Feeling peckish? Then enjoy authentic Thai cuisine at their restaurant. Guests have access to free bicycles provided by the hotel for their conveyance. As Sathorn is close to several temples, cultural sights and other sightseeing landmarks like the snake farm, vacationers are spoilt for choice.
Maduzi is a classy hotel which is situated in central Bangkok, in Sukhumvit. Guests at this hotel will have great ease in moving around the city as the Asoke Skytrain Station and Sukhumvit MRT Train Station are all within a five-minute walk. The hotel offers its guests quality and modern accommodation. Every room comes with a spa bath, coffee machine and so on. Free Wi-Fi is also offered throughout the property. The restaurant in this hotel offers delectable French cuisine from the Provence area. Head to the bar at sunset and enjoy its fine collection of wines and other alcoholic beverages.
Cabochon Hotel & Residence is a property which gives one a colonial feel. Rooms are luxuriously furnished and designed in true colonial style. Phrom Phong BTS Skytrain Station is a 10-minute walk from the property while landmarks like Emporium Shopping Centre and Benjasiri Park are a five-minute drive away. The property has a rooftop pool which guests can use to cool off. Otherwise, laze by the lounge and sip a drink by the bar. There is a 24-hour front desk which will assist guests with tours and transportation booking. Thai Lao Yeh, the in-house restaurant offers guests delectable Thai cuisine from various regions while The Joy Luck Club serves snacks and fine beverages.
This popular hotel is located in the heart of Bangkok, a stone’s throw away from the Bumrungrad Hospital. It is also close to train stations like Nana BTS Skytrain Station and Ploenchit BTS Skytrain Station. The rooms are elegantly designed and contain amenities like a satellite TV and a refrigerator. Free Wi-Fi is also offered throughout the property. The hotel has an on-site restaurant known as The Savour and Charming. Here one can enjoy Thai and international dishes. Guests from this hotel can also enjoy some shopping as malls like Central Embassy, Siam Paragon and Platinum Fashion Mall are all less than an hour’s drive away.
This five-star hotel promises to provide you with celebrity treatment from the moment you step in. Located in the trendy district of Sukhumvit, this hotel offers rooms with full amenities like iPod docks, free 30-minute internet access and toiletries. The property is located only a five-minute walk away from Asoke and Phrom Phong BTS Stations. Indulge yourself with some retail therapy at the Emporium Shopping Mall, which is only a stone’s throw away. The restaurant in this hotel offers a variety of international dishes along with gorgeous views of the city. One can also get light refreshments at the coffee shop throughout the day.
This hotel is located in a refurbished building located in Bangkok’s Chinatown. A unique feature of this hotel is that it has been designed to replicate the elegance of a 1930 Shanghai. The hotel has an in-house restaurant as well as a jazz bar. Guests have access to free Wi-Fi. Getting around the city will be easy as this accommodation is within walking distance of Hua Lumpong MRT station. Guests can avail the free tuk-tuk shuttle service to get to several city attractions.
Tenface Bangkok is well situated in the business district of Ploenchit and features amenities like a lap pool and a gym. The rooms and suites in this hotel have large windows, offering spectacular views of Bangkok city. The rooms are also decorated in ethnic designs, featuring scenes from Ramayana. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. Several attractions are close to this property, like Lumpini Park and Siam Paragon. Guests can avail the hotel’s free shuttle service to get to and from the Ploenchit BTS Skytrain Station. Travellers can enjoy Thai and Western cuisine at the Wanara Eatery. Sita Bar offers carefully crafted cocktails, along with music provided by a live DJ.
Address: 81 Soi Ruamrudee 2, Wireless Rd. Lumpini, Pathumwan
Price: from 73 USD
With so much shopping, dining and sightseeing in store when you visit Bangkok, be sure to book yourself into a comfortable yet unique hotel. Choose one from the list provided and enjoy your getaway!
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