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New Hotels in Bangkok

New projects are constantly being added to the Bangkok skyline, so much so that there is a glut in the market. Bad news for hoteliers- who still can't seem to help themselves- but great news for hotel guests as there is practically a ceiling on hotels prices.

Unless you move to the real upper levels of service, it is hard to find a 5 star hotel in Bangkok for more than USD200 a night. For people that love hotels and luxury, Bangkok is a world of opportunity.

The Berkeley Hotel Opens in Pratunam District of Bangkok

The Berkeley Pratunam

…One of the most highly anticipated hotel openings in Bangkok this year. If search referral terms and traffic is any indication, The Berkeley Hotel Pratunam, which just opened this past Saturday, June 1, is one of the most highly anticipated hotel openings in Bangkok this year.  While not really my style- the shiny brass & […]

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Mode Sathorn by Siam @ Siam Soft Opening

Serious style and sweet savings are on tap at the brand new Mode Sathorn Hotel in the center of Bangkok, Thailand. The fashion-forward property is enticing guests by offering special deals as low as THB 3,000/night during their soft opening.  That period runs from May 16th until the end of October. The hotel’s Deluxe Mode […]

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Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel Holds Soft Opening in Pratunam Area

Centara Watergate Bangkok

Positioned at the top of the Watergate Pavilion Shopping and Leisure Complex, entertainment and a range of stores are feet away. There are a myriad of reasons to book a stay at the brand new Centara Watergate Pavillion Hotel.  The location is great, the rooms are beautiful and there are multiple restaurants from which to […]

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Holiday Inn Opens New Bangkok Sukhumvit Property

Sometimes when you travel you want a name you know and a rate that’s easy on the wallet. Enter the Holiday Inn Bangkok Sukhumvit 22. This new kid on the block- or more accurately at the corner of Sukhumvit and Soi 22- is offering introductory rates of THB 2,399++ including breakfast and free WIFI. There […]

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DoubleTree by Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok opens May 1

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok

You know you’re in for a sweet stay at a new hotel when you’re offered not just a warm welcome upon arrival but also a warm chocolate chip cookie. That’s how the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok plans to get things off on the right foot for guests. Add stylish accommodations, a range of […]

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Two for One? Accor Opens Two New Bangkok Properties Under One Roof

Same location, same numbers of rooms, same service, different price points. If one is good then two is better, right?  That’s what the Accor brand is banking on with the opening of two new properties under the same roof in Bangkok.  The Mercure Bangkok Siam and ibis Bangkok Siam share the same prime location, same […]

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A Truly Boutique Bangkok Property in Sala Rattanakosin

Sala Rattanakosin

Home-grown luxury hotel brand Sala Resorts and Spas is getting ready to unveil their latest property, a seriously boutique Bangkok venture with some seriously great views. Sala Rattanakosin, named after the 1792 Kingdom of Rattanakosin, is accepting reservations starting April 15th. Sala Rattanakosin is located on the Chao Phraya River, across the water from the […]

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A Fall Opening for the Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Bangkok, Sukhumvit

Due in September 2013, the Radisson Blu will be located near Benjasiri Park and Phrom Phong BTS Skytrain station. UPDATE: The opening of this hotel has been delayed until February 15, 2014. A new post with more information including pictures can be found here. UPDATE 2: Now accepting reservations.  Global hospitality and travel company Carlson […]

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