Sathorn is a business district by day and an adult's playground at night, with a sophisticated lineup of bars and restaurants tucked away in the many luxury hotels flanking the main thoroughfare. Not much room is left for shopping, apart from a handful of hotel shopping boutiques. So if you're staying in Sathorn, venture to nearby Silom or hop on the BTS Skytrain at Saladaeng to do all your shopping in Siam, Chit Lom, or Sukhumvit.
Banyan Tree Gallery
Exclusive to Banyan Tree, the Gallery is home to all in-house spa products. Essentially through staying at the Banyan Tree Hotel you get the chance to ‘test drive’ the products on offer - including sponges, towels, dressing gowns, slippers and cute animal beanies. As well as these, there are incense burners, oils, Banyan Tree perfume, teddy bears and bed linen.
For those who are not fortunate enough to be staying at the Banyan Tree, the gallery serves well as a place where tokens of this famous Bangkok hotel can be purchased. It's also a dead cert for people looking for gifts to take back to loved ones. With quality that is reminiscent of Jim Thompson’s, you will be sure to find a suitable token from Thailand.
- Location: 21/100, South Sathon Road, Khwaeng Thung Maha Mek, Sathon, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0) 2 679 1200
Q House Lumpini Life Center Mall
Q House Lumpini (Life Center) is a small but trendy lifestyle mall standing at the intersection of Rama IV and Sathorn Road, a rather busy area just at the corner of the popular Lumpini Park. You can't miss the futuristic blue glass tower of Q House, but the mall itself is quite discreet. Inside, you'll find Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 6am to 10pm
- Location: 1 Sathon Tai Rd, Thung Maha Mek, Sathon, Bangkok 10120, Bangkok
- Tel: +66 (0)2 677 7177
Suan Plu Market
Nestled in the middle of Suan Plu is this part indoor market that is commonly frequented by locals who buy their fish, meat, fruit, vegetables and home cleaning products here.
The market is also a great place to pick up flowers and is a good way to getter better acquainted with the local area. Opposite here there are numerous street vendors. After wandering around the marketplace it's nice to enjoy some street food, such as a bowl of tasty noodle soup.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 10pm
- Location: 562/18 Soi Sathon 3, Thung Maha Mek, Sathon, Bangkok 10120, Thailand