The Pathumwan District ( เขตปทุมวัน) host many of these luxury hotels in two adjacent areas: Siam ( สยาม) and Ratchaprasong ( ราชประสงค์).
Siam is an area entirely situated on Rama I Road ( ถนนพระรามที่ 1). Ratchaprasong, contiguous to Siam area, it’s located surrounding the Chit Lom BTS station ( สถานีชิดลม).
The main roads that cover this area, where some of these luxury hotels are situated, from west to east, are: Ratchadamri Road ( ถนนราชดำริ), Phloen Chit Road ( ถนนเพลินจิต), and Witthayu Road ( ถนนวิทยุ), frequently referred in English as Wireless Road.
Witthayu Road that has been called as Bangkok’s 5th Avenue, because of its opulent neighborhood replete of restaurants and hotels, connects Phloen Chit Road to Rama IV Road ( ถนนพระรามที่ 4).
The list of these hotels is Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok, Waldorf Astoria Bangkok, Anantara Siam Bangkok, The St. Regis Bangkok, InterContinental Bangkok, Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel, Park Hyatt Bangkok, The Okura Prestige Bangkok, and The Athenee Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok.
Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok
The Siam Kempinski Hotel ( โรงแรมสยามเคมปินสกี้) is rather a newer luxury hotel in Bangkok, but it belongs to one of the oldest luxury hotel groups and is top-notch for that matter. Also, the Bangkok branch of the Kempinski brand is all about epitomizing its glory and grandeur.
The resort-style swimming pool, the garden, the grand entrance, the award-winning restaurants, and various other facilities make Siam Kempinski Hotel the ultimate luxury hotel. Not to forget its outstanding location which is linked to both the BTS Skytrain as well as the Siam Paragon Shopping Mall.
Besides the availability of the restaurant offers at Siam Paragon, which is impressive in itself, through its direct access to the mall, the Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok reflects Kempinsky’s harmonious philosophy of European flavors and traditional local traditions featuring several restaurants to guarantee that culinary desires do not go unfulfilled.
Brasserie Europa, an elegant European style restaurant, providing breakfast buffet and all-day dining, both inside and on the terrace. Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin, the renowned contemporary Thai restaurant, has been awarded by Michelin with a prestigious One Star rating. Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin was designed by the world-renowned chef Henrik Yde Andersen, whose Copenhagen-based restaurant is one of the very few Michelin-star rated Thai restaurants in the world
Niche, with a choice of appealing recipes combining the best of Western and Asian dishes, flavors and ingredients, such as grilled river prawns ( กุ้งแม่น้ำย่าง), Tom Yum Goong soup ( ซุปต้มยำกุ้ง) and Phad Thai ( ผัดไทย). Niche provides the ultimate international dining experience in the core of Bangkok, ranging from healthy salads and exquisite soups to properly grilled steaks and delicious desserts.
Hanuman Bar, an ideal spot for a multitude of activities, from morning to night, in the magnificent lobby of the hotel. Breakfast, quick delicious lunch, refined afternoon tea, champagne before and after dinner, excellent wine and special spirits are also served at Hanuman Bar. Adjacent to this, cigars can be enjoyed at the 1897 Bar, where smoking is possible at the indoor lounge as well as at a separate terrace.
Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok
Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok could be described as an emblematic sanctuary in central Bangkok’s heart. This 5-star hotel renders a perfect escape from the city hustle, with a privileged situation in the main business and diplomatic district of the capital at Ratchadamri Road. Just located outside of the hotel, Erawan Shrine, notorious for bringing good fortune, draws millions of visitors every year.
The hotel has a large number of luxurious rooms and suites, all of them exquisitely furnished in contemporary style, enhanced by embellishments of genuine Thai design. Whether traveling for business or leisure, the living luxury of Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok guarantees a real “home away from home” experience. From the guest rooms featuring 40 sqm to the 240-sqm Erawan suite and with Bangkok skyline views or the Royal Bangkok Sports Club’s open greenery, you’ll be immersed in the splendor of Bangkok city’s sights and delights while enjoying opulent and comfortable luxuries.
The hotel has a 7,000 sqm self-contained resort facility with a spa, a hair salon, a swimming pool, a 24-hour fitness center, whirlpool, steam room, sauna, and tennis and squash courts.
Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok aims to be a gourmet resort in the heart of the capital with nine unique bars and restaurants that exhibits a wide range of genuine local and international flavors.
Spasso Restaurant and Bar specialized in genuine Italian cuisine from antipasti to fresh pasta to wood-fired pizza enriched with music provided by a resident band or live DJ. The Dining Room is the hotel’s all-day dining spot, from buffet breakfast to lunch and dinner with à la carte menu. You & Mee, a relaxed restaurant specialized in street-style Thai and Asian noodles and snacks.
Erawan Bakery offers premium pastries, cakes, salads, and gourmet convenience food to consume on the place or take away. Erawan Tea Room, recommended in the Michelin Guide Bangkok 2019, with views of the Erawan Shrine, serves authentic Thai cuisine supplemented by an extensive selection of teas from China, India, Sri Lanka, and Thailand.
The hotel also is the home to Spasso – Live Entertainment, one of the longest-running nightclubs in Bangkok featuring live music with bands playing rock, funk, and contemporary pop hits.
Waldorf Astoria Bangkok
Waldorf Astoria Bangkok, is an iconic presence in the center of Thailand’s lively capital, connecting Thai appeal with luxurious hospitality. This Bangkok hotel was designed to reflect the opulence and splendor of the initial Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City. Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts is the flagship label in Hilton’s collection and is used in hotels with the most demanding standards of service requirements.
The hotel is located at Ratchadamri Road and the building that hosts it’s also home to Magnolias Residences. The tower Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard is constituted of a super-luxury condo, Magnolias Residences, and the Waldorf Astoria Bangkok. The hotel occupies floors 6 to 16, while the residences are on floors 17 to 54. The residences contain 316 unique residences from one bedroom apartments to the most prestige penthouses. All apartments feature 3 meters height ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows, generously oversized closets and the gorgeous ambiance of cured oak floors.
Whether if you are traveling to Thailand for business or leisure, this luxury hotel has comforts and facilities for all travelers. Enjoy the reliable attention of a Personal Concierge who will ensure every demand is fulfilled from pre-arrival time to departure, a symbol of True Waldorf Service.
Vivify the senses in the Waldorf Astoria Spa, or witness the city from the arousing edge in the outdoor infinity pool with an open-air location on the 16th floor. The modern health center is open 24 hours and is only accessible to hotel guests.
With assorted menus and sophisticated surroundings, Waldorf Astoria Bangkok is a different dining destination. Every spot features stunning views of downtown Bangkok. Greet the day with breakfast in The Brasserie, with a menu inspired in French cuisine using ingredients of local origin prepared using traditional methods; fancy teatime in Peacock Alley, the perfect place to delight home cake, afternoon tea and light meals with views over the Royal Bangkok Sports Club; and enjoy dinner and fantastic views at the New York-inspired Bull & Bear, specialized in custom grilled meats and seafood; or at Front Room, a culinary experience featuring a fusion between Nordic and Thai Cuisine that uses Thai ingredients, locally sourced with Nordic cooking procedures, such as such as fermenting, salting, drying and fuming.
Enjoy late evening enjoyment at your preference of two rooftop bars: The Loft, inspired in a New York bar style, using the heritage of the Old Waldorf Astoria Bar Book (by Frank Caiafa, bar manager of the mythical Peacock Alley bar in the Waldorf Astoria NY); and The Champagne Bar, an exquisite gem on top of the building. Champagne by the glass, artisanal cocktails and one of the best panoramas of Bangkok are the perfect blend for an exclusive celebration.
Anantara Siam Bangkok
Anantara Siam Bangkok combines a peerless location with iconic architecture and graceful hospitality. High ceilings, hand-painted silk murals, and luxurious gardens contribute a sense of sanctuary in this city that never sleeps.
Situated at Ratchadamri Road, it makes easy to explore and discover. Ratchadamri BTS station ( สถานีราชดำริ) is just a few steps away, or you can take a walk to Bangkok’s most exclusive malls as they are just around the corner. Back for astonishing dining in one of the excellent restaurants and relaxing at Anantara Spa.
The hotel features 354 guestrooms and suites, from the classic rooms with 42 sqm to the suites with 72–126 sqm or a special accommodation at the Garden, on the 2nd floor, contiguous to the pool area with a private outdoor terrace, for both rooms and suites. Going further with Luxury Suites, sizing 198–344 sqm, highlighting a stunning Thai design with genuine artifacts, authentic silks and furniture embellishing your space.
In Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel, Balance Wellness renders personalized alternatives for wellness. Take full advantage of the 24-hour personal trainers’ health club. Begin in the morning receiving a blessing chant from a monk. Go to Lumpini Park to practice morning Qi Gong or Yoga in the green. You can also try a session of Muay Thai kickboxing or a squash game. Afterward, enjoy relaxation in the steam room and whirlpool. Come and discover Anantara Spa healing treatments with Balance cuisine.
The awarded gastronomy of the Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel makes dining a pleasure in some of the best restaurants in Bangkok. Biscotti, a Michelin guide Italian restaurant and a popular trattoria that has been serving leading modern Italian cuisine for almost two decades, from its focaccia with mascarpone and truffle oil to osso buco ravioli. Madison, an author steak restaurant, indulging with a cut of Filet Mignon or Australian lamb chops, starting with a choice of caviar, oysters, or a seafood tray on ice. Shintaro, Izakaya Japanese cuisine with an extensive selection of sakes and Japanese beers. Spice Market, authentic Thai flavors throughout the country, serving classical recipes with a modern characteristic.
In The Lobby, start your day with a gorgeous breakfast, enjoy an afternoon tea, while a pianist livens up with music. Later, peruse the cocktail menu which includes the Passionfruit Mojito and Earl Grey Martini. The Terrace, at the poolside gardens, serves refreshing juices and cakes throughout the day. For dinner try a light Mediterranean and Thai menu or select a barbecue. Aqua, an all-day dining and evening cocktails selection, it’s also fitting for smokers, with a variety of cigars.
Item more, you can take culinary classes at Spice Spoons that proposes an immersion in the principles and fragrances of Thai cooking, so you can learn how to make your favorite dishes and take recipes back home with you. At Manohra Cruises, be indulged with a river cruise along the Chao Phraya River. The cruises depart from Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort’s pier and also pick up passengers at the public Sathorn pier.
The St. Regis Bangkok
With its prominent presence along Ratchadamri Road, one of the main commercial boulevards in Bangkok and with the Ratchadamri BTS station ( สถานีราชดำริ) just in front of the hotel’s entrance, The St. Regis Bangkok, a Marriot luxury hotel, renders an easy access to many of the city’s top restaurants and boutiques.
Just five minutes away from the hotel, Lumphini Park features scenic lakes with swan paddle boats for rent, open-air concerts, flora and fauna watching and different sports activities whether open-air or at outdoor and indoor gyms.
Find refuges and pampering in the exclusive ELEMIS Spa, the hotel’s 1,560-meter extraordinary beauty and wellness treatment scene, and invigorate yourself in a magnificent open-air Swimming Pool, on 15th floor, and in the 120 square-meter space fully equipped Exercise Room.
The 176 guest rooms and 53 suites of The St. Regis in Bangkok are characterized by their captivating and elegant design. Enjoy the stunning views through the floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the city skyline, the green space of the local parks and the golf course. Each room features a handy media hub, where you may plug in a notebook, iPad, or iPod and connect them to the television if you wish. The hub also provides the LAN wired or wireless high-speed internet access. During its stay, customers will relish St. Regis Butler, 24 hours a day, service.
Enjoy the experience of delicious food with selected wines from a sumptuous wine cellar. At Viu, an international cuisine choice, you’ll enjoy picturesque city views along with extraordinary restaurant experience. Jojo offers an extraordinary menu of genuine Italian cuisine in a luxurious contemporary environment. At Zuma, a genuine Japanese cuisine, the menu is intended for sharing, with dishes that are served to the table continuously from the kitchen, the grill, or the sushi bar.
At Afternoon Tea, The Saint Regis Bangkok introduces a new menu, which will take in the light of the astonishing perspective of the Royal Bangkok Sports Club greenery and beyond and reflects their everlasting afternoon tea tradition at The St. Regis Bar. Decanter, a classic lounge, offers excellent wines and whiskeys matching with tempting tapas that can be enjoyed while seated in beautiful recliners and sofas.
Feel the InterContinental experience in Bangkok, a city where modern and exotic gather. In the heart of Bangkok, with the Chit Lom BTS station ( สถานีชิดลม) immediately adjoining the hotel, InterContinental Bangkok, is a cosmopolitan retreat, but right in the Central Business District and close to many of the best restaurants and shopping areas in town.
Unlock new experiences grasping the vibrant spirit of Bangkok’s life, then return to the hotel and enjoy the personalized services that this luxury hotel provides: Club InterContinental on the 37th floor with fantastic skyline views; Business Center, intended for international business travelers, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week; Unburden and relax after a grueling day with the spa & wellness offer at The Spa InterContinental and Infinity Fitness as well at the Rooftop Swimming Pool on 37th floor.
InterContinental Bangkok‘s 381 luxurious rooms and suites, each fine furnished for full comfort and satisfaction, that ranges from 45 (the Grand Deluxe) to 250 sqm (the unique Royal Suite) and includes marble bathrooms, ergonomic Posturepedic mattresses from Sealy, and high-speed Wi-Fi internet, provide you with the most luxury conveniences in the very city center.
Whether you feel like a western or Thai cuisine, Intercontinental Bangkok dining choices are diverse enough to indulge you at any time of the day. The Espresso restaurant, including Thai, Mediterranean, Chinese, and Japanese cuisines, takes an all-day innovative approach to buffet dining with a huge buffet and live cooking stations. Fireplace Grill and Bar, unparalleled with their respected history and prestigious reputation, this restaurant is distinguished by its excellent grilled meats and unique seasonal fish choice, complemented by a wide list of wines. Theo Mio, authentic Italian cuisine, with seasonal specialties originated from premium local and Italian ingredients, combined with signature cocktails and extraordinary Italian wines. The renowned Summer Palace, is a long-time Bangkok favorite for Cantonese specialties, including delightful selections à la carte and the “Eat-all-you-can” dim sum.
The Balcony Lounge, A refined meeting point and popular spot, day and night, for both hotel guests and locals. Unwind while you enjoy feasts and snacks in a harmonious atmosphere in addition to excellent teas and coffees. At the Humidor Cigar Bar, the first Bangkok’s authentic cigar bar, you can appreciate fine distillations including limited Scotch whiskeys as well as excellent wines. The Oasis Pool Bar on level 37, highlighting picturesque views of Bangkok’s skyline, offers cool beverages, traditional cocktails, and light snacks. Deli, located in the hotel’s adjoining shopping arcade, serves fresh pastries, succulent sandwiches, savory desserts along with selected coffees and teas.
Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel
In the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel, opened in 2009, you find a new way of staying, working and engaging with the unmistakable energy of downtown Bangkok. With the Siam Paragon Mall and the Chit Lom BTS station ( สถานีชิดลม) just minutes apart from the hotel, and about a mile from the unmissable Victory Monument and Grand Palace, your local adventure can be undoubtedly strengthened.
This 5-star Bangkok hotel is the very essence of luxury. You can enjoy an exceptional tea in the R Bar or exquisite dinner in any of our varied restaurants serving meals from around the world. Rest in one of the exquisitely decorated and comfortable guest rooms or in the full-service spa. If you come here for business, you’ll have access to the more than 2,000 sqm provided to host any event. The hotel is also an excellent starting point from which to explore this fascinating city, having one of the best attainable guides by means of the resident Navigator Sompob.
Renaissance Bangkok has 266 rooms and 54 suites, along 22 floors, all of which seize a lot of light as well as some exceptional views of the capital through the hotel’s impressive windows. The rooms are properly decorated, with generous comfy beds and finished in red and gold. On the higher levels, the Executive Club rooms will give you access to the Club Lounge to enjoy breakfast, refined tea, and an evening open bar, as well as the use of the meeting rooms.
Inside, the beautiful design of orchids, the national flower of Thailand, is repeated as a pattern throughout the lobby. As a welcome present, when you arrive you’ll discover an elaborate wooden puzzle on your bed representing the hotel’s enjoyable and relaxing environment. You will find the Quan Spa, an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, and the fitness center (with free fitness classes) on the top floor, where you can get relax after a busy day. The hotel also provides a tennis court for customers.
Satisfy your interest in new flavors with authentic Chinese delicacies, fresh Italian dishes, and tapas at the hotel restaurants. Begin your day in Bangkok with Flavors‘ breakfast buffet and experience international assorted cuisine during lunch and dinner. Take a seat at a dining table in the richly decorated restaurant Fei Ya, to taste the contemporary Chinese delights with a sweet Beijing Duck and a wide variety of dim sum menu. La Tavola & Wine Bar, a favorite spot for hotel residents and locals, with a cozy, contemporary and welcoming atmosphere provides superb Italian cuisine along with a diverse list of wines. R Bar, where you can enjoy tapas, wines, and cocktails with live music at night, it’s the perfect place to rest or meet friends.
Park Hyatt Bangkok
Park Hyatt Bangkok is located in Bangkok’s main shopping, business and leisure districts, at the top of Central Embassy Mall, the fashion, dining, and lifestyle venue which is becoming an emblematic destination in Bangkok skyline. The 24 floors of this luxury hotel with numerous open-air terraces and verdant gardens are the perfect observatory deck for taking in the magnificent city views and staring at one of Asia’s most lively cities from above.
Located in Wireless Road ( ถนนวิทยุ), the Bangkok’s Fith Avenue, this hotel has direct access, by means a skywalk, to Phloen Chit BTS station ( สถานีเพลินจิต), and within walking distance of Pathumwanaram Temple ( วัดปทุมวนาราม), Erawan Shrine ( ศาลท้าวมหาพรหม), Jim Thompson House, and Lumphini Park ( สวนลุมพินี), among others.
Park Hyatt Bangkok aims at implying the preeminent icon of luxury and hotels in Bangkok. The hotel definitely knows how to create an impression: It’s an innovative and minimalist work in neutral shades, in contrast to the astonishing explosion of color in the city. From its emblematic architecture standing on the top floors of Central Embassy, a curvilinear composition where the ground plan appears like an eight, to the sophisticated pieces of art, like the abstract black dragon hanging from the top, this Bangkok hotel proposes an elegant and singular Thai experience revealing the country’s rich history and culture.
This 5-star hotel features 190 deluxe guest rooms, with an area of 48 to 75 sqm, and 32 impressive premier suites, highlighting Park Executive Suite with 93–109 sqm or the Diplomat Suite with 115-122 sqm. All rooms are finished with floor-to-ceiling windows and stylish interiors designed to represent the concept of “liveable luxury”. Its sumptuous bathrooms have been formulated as a private spa, having a separate immersion bathtub and rain shower and toilet amenities by Le Labo New York brand. With this tailor-made luxury blended with genuine Thai hospitality, this hotel makes the perfect choice to be the home-away-from-home for the sophisticated way of life adepts.
Furthermore, there is plenty to experience in the hotel, including a fun and relaxing afternoon by the pool, a challenging workout in the Fitness Center, elegant afternoon tea in the Living Room, or an indulgent spa treatment at Pañpuri Organic Spa on the 11th floor with its offers of massages, hammam, sauna, and jacuzzi. If you are in the necessity of participating in different kinds of events, whether social or business-related, the hotel features a 2,000 sqm of event space that contains a ballroom accessed via a spiral staircase, different salons, a garden terrace, and an open kitchen.
Park Hyatt Bangkok provides gourmet enthusiasts with creative bars and restaurants with a further level of luxury with a diversity of drinks, meals and entertainment areas, the majority of which emphasize alfresco spaces. The Living Room with a mixed offer of international and Thai cuisine, and also looseleaf tea and home-made coffee. Light meals are served throughout the day, inclusive breakfast “à la carte”; tea in the afternoons; and canapés and wine in the evenings. Embassy Room offers contemporary European dishes made from sustainable fresh ingredients produced from around the world. Highlights of the menu include Hokkaido scallops, Scottish salmon, Braised beef cheek, Duck breast, Australian lamb chops, and many others.
The Penthouse Bar + Grill is a three-floor recreation area comprised of a grill and several bars and lounges open till late night. This unparalleled combination of six venues includes The Grill, Chef’s Table, The Cocktail Bar, Whisky Room, The Mezzanine, and Rooftop Terrace and is settled on top of the hotel. The Grill serves excellent meats and seafood specialties at its open grill kitchen located on level 34; the Whisky Room, one floor up, featuring live music with jazz bands; the Cocktail Bar for those who enjoy spending a vivacious nightlife; and a Rooftop Terrace offering magnificent panoramas of the city.
Additionally, you can eat, shop and cook at Eathai, on the basement floor of Central Embassy Shopping Mall, to feel the spirit of Thailand.
The Okura Prestige Bangkok
The Athenee Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok
The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok, a Marriot luxury hotel, is a 5-star hotel located in Bangkok’s downtown area. Established on the grounds of a former royal residence, the Kandhavas Palace ( พระราชวังกันดาวาส) at Wireless Road ( ถนนวิทยุ), the hotel is near to embassies, splendid malls such as Central Embassy, Gaysorn Village, Central World, and Siam Paragon, fine dining and entertainment venues, and the serene Lumphini Park. The Phloen Chit BTS station ( สถานีเพลินจิต) is within a short walking distance.
In The Athenee Hotel, you will be motivated by the beauty of the background and thoughts that stay in daily experiences. Let the picture of the moment and the possibilities for insights that live within everyday occurrences inspire you at The Athenee Hotel. The luxury hotel rooms and suites offer you a taste for the Royal Live in Bangkok, with their cultural consciousness, meaningful origin and a refreshing environment that stimulates your senses.
The 374 spacious hotel rooms and suites overlook the town and offer all the facilities necessary for a relaxing and enjoyable stay. Enjoy the delights of amenities from the 21st century, such as high-speed wireless Internet connection and flat-screen TV, combined with detailed pieces of local art, handmade accessories and original antiquities, to create the ideal place for people that are enthusiastic on art, architecture, and design.
Discover the state-of-art facilities at the Athénée Fitness, which include a magnificent tropical pool and a spacious sun terrace decorated with Thai-style gardens. Or enjoy the sumptuous Athénée Spa, which merges French style with Siam’s mysticism.
With 25 event rooms and a total of event space of almost 5,000 sqm, you can improve your business scores relying upon a business-class hotel with expertise in assisting you to organize whether small or large meetings, as for your necessities.
Eight exquisite dining venues take you on a gastronomic journey. From the flavorings of France at The Reflexions; to the suggestive complexities from Thailand’s four regions at Smooth Curry; to the Cantonese specialties, like a dim sum lunch, an absolute representation of the Chinese tea and snack ritual at Silk Road; to the refinement of Japan offering the subtle flavors and tastes of the daintiest modern and traditional sushi at Utage. Add to those the refreshing Thai-French patisserie at The Bakery; the original cocktails and tapas at The Glaz Bar; the fantastic all-day buffets at The Rain Tree Café, also renowned for serving one of the nicest Sunday brunch buffets in Bangkok; and the amazing gourmet delights on the poolside terrace of The View.