Greats deals on modern and luxury.
What we like: greats deals on modern and luxury. Any option below promises to be your home to an amazing stay in Bangkok!
$$$$, 48 Oriental Ave, Khwaeng Bang Rak, Khet Bang Rak, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10500, Thailand (map, website)
Hailed as the grand dame of Chao Phraya River, the hotel was first opened in 1876 as The Oriental and one of the best hotels in the world for decades. As a child, I stayed there several times and have fond memories of the property. Today, it’s been transformed to Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok as one of the brand’s flagship properties. It still boasts impeccable service and considered as one of the world’s best.
$$$$, Ratchadamri Rd – Thanon Ratchadamri, Khwaeng Lumphini, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand (map, website)
Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel is a gem tucked away discreetly in the loud, bustling heart of downtown Bangkok. With the perfect blend of first-class, approachable service, Anantara Siam Bangkok fully lives up to its expectation as the finest luxury hotel in Bangkok. Read more of our exclusive interview here.
Photo: Jim Thompson
$$$$, 396/1 Tatien, Maharaj Road, Phraborommaharajawang, Phanakorn, Bangkok, BM, Thailand (map, website)
Chakrabongse Villas, a historic property in the heart of Old Bangkok, awaits travelers with splendid accommodations and a rich royal history. The main house of Chakrabongse Villas was built in 1908 for Prince Chakrabongse Bhuvanath, the son of King Rama V. The prince used the house for costume changes during royal ceremonies as well as leisurely activities along the river. Read more of our exclusive interview here.
$$$$, 27 S Sathorn Rd, Khwaeng Thung Maha Mek, Khet Sathon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand (map, website)
Have you ever dreamed of an urban resort in which you can escape city life without actually leaving the city? COMO Metropolitan Bangkok is the perfect, Zen getaway in a city that’s always loud and buzzing. At COMO Metropolitan, it feels like one is staying in a condo rather than a hotel. The décor is nothing but clean lines, sleek and simple. Read more of our exclusive interview here.
Metropole Bangkok is a new apartment-hotel new on the Bangkok hospitality scene under the Ascott family. This boutique newbie is perfect for staycationers and business travelers. The personal, intimate vibe is luxurious as well with a gorgeous cocktail bar and lobby area.