• Sasha Huang

The Best Luxury Hotels in Bangkok

BANGKOK


As Thailand reopens its borders to foreign travel, we go back to the sunshine country's capital, Bangkok, to discover the best hotels in the region.


This article is also available to read in Chinese (HK).

Mandarin Oriental
Mandarin Oriental Bangkok | Photo: CSP Times

Mandarin Oriental Bangkok


Resting in the heart of Bangkok’s rich cultural district, Mandarin Oriental Bangkok is one of the most luxurious hotels in the world. The hotel provides a view of the beautiful Chao Phraya River, and is embedded with 146 years of history. There are 271 rooms and 60 suites modernly furnished with an essence of the Thai culture; 11 gourmet dining restaurants (including two-Michelin starred classic French dining at Le Normandie), and various leisure activities – all combined for the most luxurious experience in the Thai capital.


Address: 48 Oriental Avenue, Bangkok 10500, Thailand | Website: mandarinoriental.com/bangkok/chao-phraya-river/luxury-hotel | Phone: +66 (0) 2 659 9000 | Email: mobkk-reservations@mohg.com | Instagram: @mo_bangkok | Facebook: @Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok | Twitter: @Mo_Bangkok | YouTube: @Mandarin Oriental


Capella
Capella Bangkok | Photo: CSP Times

Capella Bangkok


As one of the best new hotels in the world, Capella Bangkok has quickly climbed the ranks since it opened last year. The 101 rooms, suites and villas are designed for a familiar and enlightened presence for relaxation and enjoyment that contrast the busy and diverse city of Bangkok. With its breathtaking view of the Chao Phraya River, guests can also expect world-class service in true Capella fashion.


Address: 300/2 Charoenkrung Road, Yannawa, Sathorn, Bangkok 10120, Thailand | Website: capellahotels.com/en/capella-bangkok| Phone: +66 (0) 2 098 3888 | Email: info.bangkok@capellahotels.com | Instagram: @capellebangkok | Facebook: @CapellaBangkok


RAKxa
RAKxa | Photo: CSP Times

RAKxa


RAKxa sits on an island across from Bangkok on the Chao Phraya River, offering an escape to an oasis of tranquillity. Its focus on well-being can be seen not just by the beautiful surroundings but also its wide-ranging enriching services for the body and the mind, where you are able to rest soundlessly at the elegant villas and residences.


Address: 28/8 Moo 9, Bangnamphung Sub-District, Phra Pradaeng District, Samutprakarn Province, 10130, Thailand | Website: rakxawellness.com | Phone: +66 (0) 2 055 3100 | Email: rakxa@rakxawellness.com | Instagram: @rakxawellness | Facebook: @RAKxa Wellness


The Siam
The Siam | Photo: CSP Times

The Siam


Away from Bangkok's busy city centre, The Siam is an urban oasis of nature and serenity designed by Bill Bensley. From the monographically furnished spacious suites and villas to the rich greens of the courtyard, the hotel offers an experience of luxury boutique charm, unique to Bangkok.


Address: 3/2 Thanon Khao, Vachirapayabal, Dusit, Bangkok 10300, Thailand | Website: thesiamhotel.com | Phone: +66 (0) 2 206 6999 | Email: info@thesiamhotel.com | Instagram: @thesiamhotel | Facebook: @TheSiam | YouTube: @The Siam


Rosewood Hotel
Photo: Rosewood Hotel

Rosewood Bangkok


With an architectural integration of the well-known Thai gesture, ‘wai’, the Rosewood Bangkok stands magnificently as a 30-storey building perched on the glittering skyline of Bangkok. The luxurious accommodation ranges from rooms and suites to three signatures ‘houses’ that come with a private pool and terraces for an astonishing view over the prosperous capital of Thailand.


Address: 1041/38 Ploenchit Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan Bangkok, 10330, Thailand | Website: rosewoodhotels.com/en/bangkok | Phone: +66 (0) 2 080 0088 | Email: bangkok@rosewoodhotels.com | Instagram: @rosewoodbangkok| Facebook: @Rosewood Bangkok | Twitter: @RosewoodHotels | Pinterest: @RosewoodHotels


Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Photo: Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

Four Seasons Bangkok


The urban appeal of Four Seasons Bangkok sits next to Chao Phraya River with its outdoor infinity pool, innovative cuisine, and luscious green courtyards. It's within close proximity of the busy streets of Bangkok. The 299 rooms are chic and tastefully decorated.


Address: 300/1 Charoen Krung Road, Sathron, Bangkok 10120, Thailand | Website: https://www.fourseasons.com/bangkok/| Phone: +66 (0) 2 032 0888 | Instagram: @fourseasons | Facebook: @FourSeasons | Twitter: @FourSeasons | YouTube: @Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts


137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok
Photo: 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok

137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok


137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok offers sophisticated and modern high-rise suites and serviced apartments with butler services, infinity-edged pools and elite club benefits in the Phrom Phong neighbourhood. Each room is designed with style as well as function for all. And, on top of all, a view of the skyline of Bangkok city.


Address: 59/1 Sukhumvit Soi 39, Klongton-Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand | Website: 137pillarshotels.com/en/bangkok/ | Phone: +66 (0) 2 079 7000 | Email: contact@137pillarsbangkok.com | Instagram: @137pillarshotelsandresorts | Facebook: @137pillarsbangkok


Waldorf Astoria Bangkok
Photo: Waldorf Astoria Bangkok

Waldorf Astoria Bangkok


Amid the towering skyscrapers of Bangkok’s Central Business District stands Waldorf Astoria with its incredible structure, and infinity pool designed by architect André Fu, inspired by New York City’s Waldorf Astoria. Waldorf Astoria Bangkok combines luxury and comfort with authentic Thai styling in its 271 rooms and 60 suites, perfect for an urban holiday.


Address: 151 Ratchadamri Road, Lumpini, Bangkok 10330, Thailand | Website: hilton.com/en/hotels/bkkwawa-waldorf-astoria-bangkok | Instagram: @waldorfastoria | Facebook: @WaldorfAstoriaBangkok | Twitter: @WaldorfAstoria | YouTube: @Waldorf Astoria | Pinterest: @waldorfastoria


Park Hyatt Bangkok
Photo: Park Hyatt Bangkok

Park Hyatt Bangkok


Park Hyatt Bangkok offers serene urban appeal in the heart of the city. There are 210 rooms and 32 suites that tower over the view of the whole city of Bangkok, while its spa and other world-class services will keep you happily occupied throughout the stay.


Address: Central Embassy, 88 Wireless Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok, Bangkok Metropolitan, 10330 Thailand | Website: hyatt.com/en-US/hotel/thailand/park-hyatt-bangkok/bkkph | Phone: +66 (0) 2 012 1234 | Email: bangkok.park@hyatt.com | Instagram: @parkhyattbangkok | Facebook: @ParkHyattBangkok