Just a few steps from the BTS Skytrain's Ratchathewi Station, Diamond City Hotel is an ideal base for exploring Bangkok. The hotel's interiors blend modern and traditional Thai design elements, with ceramic lamps, silk upholtery and wood fitting throughout the public areas and guestrooms. Facilities include an indoor pool, restaurants, bar, business centre. There's also a tuk tuk shuttle service (not free) to nearby attractions and shopping areas.
Hop on the BTS Skytrain and two stations later find yourself in Siam, Bangkok's high-end shopping district dotted with gleaming mega shopping malls, such as Siam Paragon, Siam Discovery and Siam Centre.