The Mandarin Oriental Bangkok is a luxury 5 star riverside hotel characterized by elegant old world colonial charm and enchanting views of the Chaophraya River which create an atmosphere thick with romance. Enhanced by its lush gardens the setting is quaint and relaxed, and yet within quick walking distance to Saphan Taksin BTS skytrain station to easily access other parts of the city. Right by the sky train station is Sathorn River Pier from where express boats transport guests to attractions along the river such as the Grand Palace or Asiatique Riverside Mall.
Facilities are devised to offer guests a unique experience which go far beyond than just a luxury room to lay your head. Two pools and kids wading pool feature private pool-side cabanas at which to soak the sun. A cooking school will share the secrets of preparing perfect Thai dishes, a state-of-the-art fitness centre is available and the spa which is situated in a traditional Thai styled house is a sanctuary of renewal.
Catering to children as special guests Mandarin Oriental Hotel features the Sanook Kids Club with action packed entertainment and educational projects for children 3 to 14 years of age under professional supervision. This will free up time for you to join in Yoga or Thai Chi classes, play racquet ball, or use their tennis courts. The hotel features 11 restaurants and bars from sophisticated indoor dining, Cantonese delicacies at the ritzy China House ART Deco restaurant, to a relaxed riverside terrace with views of river boats ceaselessly passing by.
With implausible views of the Chapharaya River and the Bangkok city skyline the decorous rooms showcase classic interiors with teak wood furniture, Thai silk linens, high-tech entertainment equipment allowing iPod and MP3 integration and WI-fi, and all come with butler service. Luxurious private bathrooms feature soaking tubs and walk-in showers. Located in the hotel's main wing a superior room with partial river views, and deluxe room which is located on higher floors with full river views are 40 sq.m with king or twin bed configuration.
To add and extra touch of green to your stay the colonial inspired garden room located in the garden wing opens to views of the lush garden and partial views of the river. They are 35 sq.m and accommodate 2 persons. To catch the breeze with sensational views of the river and city the 63 sq.m Mandarin room has a private balcony and plush integrated lounge area while the State Room also with a private balcony and 63 sq.m living space showcase its Oriental heritage with dark wood furniture, plush printed carpets and bright silk.
Even more spacious is the 80 sq.m garden suite and 85 sq.m deluxe theme suite both with river views. Deluxe Theme Suites can be inter-connected with a deluxe room when the kids need some independence. The deluxe 2 bedroom theme suite comforts families in elaborate luxury featuring a master bedroom with king bed, a 2nd room with twin beds and spectacular river views. The biggest of them all is the luxurious 295 sq.m Oriental Suite featuring 2 bedrooms, four poster beds, a lavish lounge and 2 river view balconies.