If you love shopping then bring an extra suitcase to Bangkok. The city deserves its reputation as Asia’s shopping capital, with so many malls, boutiques and markets that you could easily spend a year here and not have covered all of it. It can be hard to know where to start or how to fit the best of Bangkok shopping into your trip. To make things a little easier on shopaholics some of the coolest malls in Bangkok have fabulous hotels so close that you can go on a spending spree and be back in your hotel room in a few minutes or enjoying a drink by the pool. Our five great shopping hotels are all directly connected to some of the finest shopping malls in the city, and offer some luxurious facilities of their own as well.
- Damnoen Saduak Floating Market Tour
- Banyan Tree's Apsara Dinner Cruise
- Vertigo & Moon Bar Rooftop Dining
- Ayutthaya Ancient Capital Tour with River Cruise
- Shangri-La Hotel's Buffet Dinner Cruise
- Bridge on the River Kwai & Historic Railway Tour
- Siam Niramit Dinner Show
- Calypso Bangkok Cabaret Show
- Chao Phraya River Dinner Cruise
- Grand Palace & Emerald Buddha Half-Day Tour
Centara Grand at CentralWorldBangkok
Centara Grand at CentralWorld is a 505 room five star hotel that is located within one of the largest shopping malls in Asia.If youre coming to Bangkok to shop then there really isnt a better option, just walk through the door and you will find 500 shops over 7 floors with a range of international and Thai brands as well as a cinema and kids edutainment zone.Add to that the proximity to Siam Square, Siam Center, MBK and Siam Paragon â€“ it really is a shopaholics dream.The hotel is also connected via a covered walkway to the sky train at Chit Lom, the walk there will take around ten minutes, taking you past the Erawan Shrine where you might catch a glimpse of traditional Thai dancing as a thanks for good luck. Read More...
With a prominent use of glass throughout the hotel and a minimalist white colour scheme, Grande Centre Point Hotel Sukhumvit Terminal 21 mixes a contemporary Thai style with unmistakably modern twists.The building itself is striking, with a golden stupa-like rooftop that is recognisable from across the city and the outdoor infinity pool ringed by frangipani trees is a wonderful area for relaxing, looking out over Sukhumvit Road with a lake view of Benjakitti Park.With many activities onsite - including tennis, karaoke and a putting green - as well as direct access to one of Bangkoks best shopping malls there are enough activities to please the whole family. Read More...
Siam Kempinski Hotel BangkokBangkok
Just when you think there is nothing more to delight you, the Siam Kempinski pulls another trick out of the bag, raising the bar for five star hotels in Bangkok.Everything is designed to wow here: throughout the corridors and communal spaces you will find beautiful artwork and antiques, displayed without the feel of a stuffy museum.In the middle of the central courtyard is the Rotunda: a casual restaurant surrounded by tropical trees, greenery and the hotels three pools.Relaxing here you might even forget that you are in Bangkok.If this isnt enough to calm you, you can head to the 7th floor where you will find Kempinskis spa, with pampering treatments themed around the four seasons. Read More...
Grand Hyatt Erawan BangkokBangkok
Anyone looking for a hotel to provide luxurious, resort style facilities in the very centre of Bangkok simply must consider the Grand Hyatt Erawan.The towering, white granite colonnades that line the entrance and lobby provide a suitable sense of grandeur that is continued throughout, with 10 separate bars and restaurants, a premier spa and fitness centre, freeform swimming pool and sundeck, as well as tennis and squash courts.There are several standout dining options for guests to enjoy: Tables, a unique tableside-cooking European restaurant serving some of the best steaks in the city, a quirky and casual noodle restaurant called You&Mee, and Spasso, a speciality Italian restaurant that serves an unforgettable buffet brunch and at night caters to Bangkoks jetsetter crowd with live music and dancing into the small hours. Read More...
Pathumwan Princess HotelBangkok
Pathumwan Princess Hotel scores high points for location, facilities and service, making it a savvy choice for guests who want a five star, award winning stay in central Bangkok.The location will have shopaholics grinning from ear to ear, with direct access to MBK shopping mall, and only a five minute walk via raised walkway to Siam shopping district, but it also within walking distance of Jim Thompsons House, with other famous sites being a short sky train or taxi ride away.The nearest sky train stop is National Stadium, which connects directly to Spahan Taksin in 15 minutes where you can take the river boat to visit Bangkoks famous temples and the Grand Palace. Read More...
Novotel Bangkok PlatinumBangkok
Novotel Bangkok Platinum is ideal for those who want to shop till they drop during their time in Bangkok, is located in the heart of the citys shopping district, directly above Platinum Fashion Mall and only a five-minute walk from CentralWorld.You will find the hotel on the Pratunam intersection, around a ten-minute walk from either Chit Lom or Ratchatewi BTS stations, or a short taxi ride from the airport train link that connects to Suvarnabhumi Airport.The 283 rooms are housed in an imposing tower that sits directly above Platinum Fashion Mall.Entering at street level you step straight into a lift that takes you to the high-ceilinged marble lobby on the 6th floor. Read More...
Modern luxury hotel in prime downtown Bangkok location Downtown elegance The sleek and modern InterContinental Bangkok rises above downtown, putting guests in a convenient, central location at a hotel with free valet parking.About 200 meters away, Chit Lom Skytrain Station provides convenient access to sightseeing attractions.Thai history and shopping Several sights are within walking distance, including Erawan Shrine, about 100 meters away, and the Jim Thompson House, 1.5 km from the hotel.Gaysorn Plaza shopping mall is next door, and a 700-meter walk to Siam Paragon nets more shopping, plus the Siam Ocean World aquarium. Read More...