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...
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...
Emporium Suites by ChatriumBangkok
Emporium Suites by Chatrium trumps other hotels with two key features - room size and convenience - but its contemporary Thai decor, faultless service and elevated cityscapes will please just as much.Below the hotel is the Emporium shopping mall with many top brands, restaurants and a cinema complex on the seventh floor, and next door you will find the beautiful Benjasiri Park, perfect for an evening stroll past joggers and tai chi classes.The direct link to the BTS line ensures the most hassle free way to navigate the city and the suites are within walking distance a host of top restaurants, pubs and bars. Read More...
Mandarin Oriental, BangkokBangkok Riverside
The legendary service of The Mandarin Oriental Bangkok dates back 125 years when it was first opened as a seamans lodge along the Chao Phraya River.It typifies a golden age of travel and attends the needs of guests at the highest levels.The recently retired legendary General Manager of the hotel, Kurt Wachtveitl, has spent 41 years ensuring that the Oriental has no rival for excellence of comfort, dignity and style. 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...