MAP & LOCATION
Airport Rail Link - Ratchaprarop Station, City Center Pratunam, Victory Monument
Hotel de Bangkok is situated in one of the finest locations in downtown Bangkok adjoining with many attractions and public transportation such as Airport Rail Link, BTS, public buses and rental cars. Many attractions are in short walking distance and can be easily reached.
Location of Hotel de Bangkok is strategic as noises and pollution from the main street are cut off by being in a sub-street but only 16 meters away from the main street.
HOW TO GET TO HOTEL DE BANGKOK
BY AIRPORT RAIL LINK
City Line Airport Link from Suvarnabhumi Station brings you to Ratchaprarop Station within 20 mins. It costs 40 baht / one trip ticket. Once you reached Ratchaprarop city station, walk down and head towards Ratchaprarop side. You may notice from the primary traffic which going to the same direction. Walk along the street passing 7-11 convenience store and in few steps you will see a sign like a blue signboard “ราชปรารภ 12” with English underneath “Ratchaprarop 12”. You will need to turn right at this side road and you will suddenly see our orange hotel sign at your sight.
BY BTS SKY TRAIN
Closest BTS stations are Phaya Thai and Victory Monument station. For Phaya Thai Station, walk up along Sri Ayutthaya road for about 15 mins. For Victory Monument Station, walk up to Rang Nam sub-street, there are many shops and restaurants in here. It takes about 15 mins to the end of the sub-street and get to the Victory Monument station. Alternatively, you may take a motorcycle taxi to the station. It costs only 10 baht per person.
If you prefer not to walk, you may get a metered taxi from Hotel de Bangkok to the station. It costs around 35 baht / trip without traffic.
If coming via Pratunam road, go crossing Makkasan Railway. Then suddenly keep on the right lane. Make a right turn to “Soi Ratchaprarop 12”. The hotel is just 10 feet into the sub road – Soi Ratchaprarop 12. You will clearly see the orange sign of Hotel de Bangkok on the left hand side.
PRIVATE TRANSFER AVAILABLE
cost of private transfer from Suvarnabhumi or Don Mueng airport to Hotel de Bangkok is 1,700 baht / van / way. (max capacity. 8 persons). * Booking in advance required
Direction in Thai for your Driver
Pratunam wholesale market has four major shopping centers: the Baiyoke Garment 1 and Baiyoke Garment 2, Indra Square, and city complex. Pratunam market offer fashionable clothing and accessories for men and women, silk, jewelry, and handicrafts. Surrounding is an amount of restaurants suitable to local people and tourist. Tourists can spend whole day shopping and enjoy the food. It is only 4 minute walk from Hotel de Bangkok, Pratunam.
King Power Duty Free
King Power International with slogan King of Duty Free, offers you the best services of over 16 years experiences. You can find here top brand name products, special classic and favorite gifts, and exciting travel retail exclusives at attractive price. If you feel that you did not have enough time to choose your favorite products at the airport before your departure flight, why not to come here and take your time to order things you like.
Its combination of reinforced marble and concrete was built to memorialize soldiers, policemen and civilians by King Rama IX. It is considered as a mass station where the Skytrain runs around it, and buses, vans. Many shopping malls and fast food shops are set up surroundings. It is only 10-15 minute walk from Hotel de Bangkok.
Baiyoke Tower is a place of an attraction, a restaurant and a shopping complex are all in one. Currently the tallest building in Bangkok, with a revolving roof deck. It is the best place to get sweeping bird’s eye views of the skyline. And if you like shopping, the six-level mall underneath the hotel is all about clothing.
Central World Plaza
Central World Plaza is the Thailand’s biggest shopping mall featuring 2 major department stores and more than 300 stores of clothes, jewelries, watches, rare antiques, new automobiles, etc. Moreover, there are 11 cinemas and a 1,800 sqm world-class ice skating ring, King Power Duty Free Shop and Jim Thompson silk shop. It is only 4 minute walk from Hotel de Bangkok to Airport Rail Link Station which you can take a skytrain to it in just a few minutes.
Siam Paragon – the Pride of Bangkok – is the first mega shopping complex in Thailand. It can be called a shopping paradise for brand name lovers as it carries various world-class international brands and flagship stores of the most prestigious hi-end brands. Also, tourists can spend quality time with their family at Siam Ocean World. It is 4 minute walk from Hotel de Bangkok to Airport Rail Link Station which you can take a skytrain to it in just a few minutes.
MBK shopping mall
Although MBK shopping mall is located in a busy area, and next to Siam shopping centre, it is still crowded. MBK centre offers a variety of goods at reasonable price such as clothes, textiles, shoes, watches, technique products, handicrafts, bags, and paintings in 2000 shops and restaurant as well as cinema.
Pantip IT shopping centre
Pantip is considered as a technology world. Over there, you can find a good variety of software, VCDs, DVDs, CDs players, digital cameras, cell phones, brand new or second hand desktop and laptops as well as other related devices. If you look for clothes, textiles, shoes, etc, next door Platinum shopping mall can satisfy your need.
Erawan Shrine is very popular not only to Thai people but also to foreigners. It was erected by the Grand Hyatt Erawan Hotel in the 1950s and it is devoted to Brahma and Erawan, his elephant. Many worshippers gather and pray in front of the shrine. Traditional Thai dancing can often be seen here.
The Platinum Fashion Mall is a shopping mall specializing in fashion clothes and accessories retail and wholesale.
Khao San, the main road for backpackers situated in the heart of Bangkok, has attracted many tourists for its diverse atmosphere. With lots of bars, restaurants and numerous types of accommodation, Khao San has delivered the colourful aspect of Bangkok. You can find various foods, unique clothes along with wooden souvenirs and Thai old-fashioned handicrafts throughout this vibrant area all day and especially at night!
A wholesome commercial district by day, Silom turns into tourist central by night, with makeshift shops appearing on the sidewalks on both sides of the road, selling mainly souvenirs and knock off accessories. What attracts most tourists lies in the vibrant area called ‘Patpong’, a fascinating shopping and entertainment zone with a “come-one, come-all” openness. Just come once and you will see why Bangkok never sleeps!!