101 Things to do in Bangkok

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.

Park Hyatt Bangkok Announced

Central Embassy Complex

The most exciting announcement regarding hotels in Thailand in years. -me. Update: The park Hyatt Bangkok is now scheduled to open in October 2016 Hyatt has announced the development of the Park Hyatt Bangkok, set to open in 2014 in the new upscale Central Embassy project on the corner of Wirless and Ploenchit Roads in central […]

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Bangkok Tree House

Bangkok Treehouse

Less than two kilometers from the heart of Bangkok, you will find the  semi-rural “green lung of Bangkok” surrounded by mango palms and lamphu trees. It may be hard to believe, but travel less than two kilometers from the bustling heart of Bangkok, across the muddy river waters of the Chao Phraya River, and you […]

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Hansar Bangkok

Vertigo Suite at Hansar Bangkok

A truly unique property in Bangkok and one of my personal all-time favorites. – me. The Hansar Bangkok is one of the newest boutique hotels to open on the city’s bustling Rajdamri Road.  The location is excellent, close to a great variety of shops and plenty of restaurants.  Lumpini Park is walking distance away, and […]

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New Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok to open in October

Fourpoints by Sheraton Sukhumvit

The Sheraton group will be unveiling the Four Points by Sheraton Bangkok, Sukhumvit 15 on October 1st 2010 This will be the first of two Four Points by Sheraton hotel openings planned for Bangkok within the next 18 months. As the name suggests, the hotel will be located on Sukhumvit Soi 17, which is near […]

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Marriott unveils Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong

Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong

The just opened Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong in Ploenchit adds another stunning 5 star property to Marriott’s already impressive Bangkok showcase. This new property features 275 rooms and 58 suites over 22 floors and also offers 14 meeting rooms with a total of 20,000 square meters of meeting space. Guest rooms feature beautiful hardwood floors and […]

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Sukhumvit Park Marriott Executive Apartments

Sukhumvit Park Marriott Pool

Another addition to Marriott’s expanding portfolio of executive serviced apartments. In December of 2009 I spent a couple of nights at the newly opened Sukhumvit Park Bangkok, Marriott Executive Apartments. After finally opening on October 23rd after a number of delays, Sukhumvit Park is the third executive serviced apartments in Bangkok after the Mayfair Marriott […]

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