The Peninsula Bangkok is an oasis of Thai charm in the overwhelming bustle of one of Asia’s biggest cities. The hotel is part of the Peninsula chain, a leading small luxury hotel group with a heritage as Asia’s oldest hotel company, which first started in Hong Kong in 1866. At the Peninsula Bangkok, the typical Peninsula luxury is mixed with authentic and sophisticated Thai charm. The hotel is known for its premium location on the banks of the famous Chao Phraya River. The hotel has a free ferry transfer and all the big sites of the city are easily accessible (you can even use the hotel’s own Green Tuk Tuk).
The hotel features a beautiful outdoor pool, surrounded by a lush tropical green environment. There is also a fitness centre and, of course, the Peninsula Spa which offers high-class treatments in a relaxing environment. Several restaurants serve the hungry guests and the very best of Asian food (Fine Cantonese & Thai) is available for lunch and dinner.
The rooms are designed in a warm, authentic, traditional & robust European atmosphere, with an Asian twist. They are equipped with a living room with sofa, a dressing room, en suite bathrooms and beautiful bedrooms. Facilities included electronic curtains, flat-screen TV’s and much more. Different suites are available and the Peninsula Suite is the pinnacle of refinement and luxury in Bangkok, with 364 square metres to please the guest. All luxury guest rooms all have a stunning view on the Chao Phraya River and the city beyond.
The Peninsula is one of Bangkok’s most iconic hotels and there is a reason for that. A stay in this hotel is mesmerising and an experience you will not forget. The beautiful rooms, the perfect Thai service and the delicious Thai food make this hotel a must for every demanding traveller visiting Thailand.
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Written by Sven