Bangkok Hotel Locations
Most of the Bangkok hotels are concentrated around areas like, Sukhumvit Rd, Silom Rd, Rattanakosin, Thonburi, and Phahonyothin Rd. However this Bangkok hotels listing shows hotels near the airport at Don Muang, near the new airport Suvarnabhumi, Khaosan Road Banglampoo, Ladprao, Petchburi Road, Phaholyothin Road, Pratunam, Rajdamri Road, Rama IV Road, Rama I Road, Rama IX Road, Rama VI Road, Ratchadapisek Road, Sathorn Road, Silom Road, Sukhumvit Road, Surawongse Road, Wirless Road, and Yaowarat Road Chinatown.
Bangkok Hotels are some of the best in Thailand, there is a huge range of hotels spread across Bangkok, catering for all types of tourists.
Bangkok hotels are also famous for hosting world-renowned chefs. You should get a copy of a local paper, "Bangkok Post" or one of the many city magazines like "Metro" (available at bookstores and newsstands) to read about any interesting events that might be happening while you are in the city.
Check out which of the Bangkok hotels are located near the Sky train (BTS) or the subway (MRT) before you make your booking. The Sky train will provide you with easy access to the major shopping centers and attractions around the city.
A word of warning, the more popular Bangkok hotels are booked months in advance, especially during high season from November through to February. So it is a good idea to do your planning a few months in advance if you are traveling during the peak tourist season.
If you reserve a room in a hotel near Silom Road you will not be too far from banks, commercial buildings, moneychangers, shopping centers, restaurants, street vendors, night markets and other entertainment.
Hotels on Sukhumvit Road will also provide you access to the afore mentioned.
Some luxury Bangkok hotels contract overseas performers to entertain their guests. One such hotel is The Landmark Bangkok hotel on Sukhumvit Road. For years a seven piece Philppina group has entertained guests in the Huntsman Pub located in the basement of the hotel. The Huntsman Pub has a seating capacity of 180. The band will play requests. Any group of musicians who can perform the "Queen" song Bohemian Rhapsody live with all those harmonies as the Huntsman Pub band does has got to be worth their salt.
Bangkok Hotels on the Chao Phraya River
The Mandarin Oriental is located on the river. The original structure was the first hotel ever built in Thailand.In those days (1879) it was known as The Oriental. The "Authors' wing is now the only remaining structure from that period. this is one of the best Bangkok luxury hotels. The Mandarin Oriental has 358 rooms and 35 suites.