The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel Bangkok returns with exclusive guest privileges and an elevated downtown experience.
Rising in the heart of Bangkok’s ever-bustling downtown, the Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok, has long been revered among the city’s finest five-star properties.
Occupying what was once Kandhavas Palace, the 29-story property is flanked by tree-lined roads, prestigious embassies, and some of the best shopping malls Bangkok has to offer. In short, it’s the perfect place to check in for a downtown getaway.
From Royal Club privileges to royal-themed suites, we’ve rounded up some of the reasons the Athenee Hotel Bangkok tops our must-see list.
Rooms & Suites inspired by a royal residence
Inspired by summer palaces and majestic temples, each room and suite at The Athenee offers a lavish personal space, in which you will find charming nods to local culture and heritage. Refined white, gray and brown interiors are given an eye-catching touch with elegant Thai patterns and classic furnishings, all of which provide a backdrop for high-end fixtures to suit your work and living needs. life. Classic options range from 38-square-meter Athenee Rooms to 100-square-meter Royal Club Suites, which offer exclusive access to the Royal Club Lounge.
A series of royal-themed two-bedroom suites are also available on-site, each designed after a heritage site. The Royal Pimai themed suite, for example, is inspired by the grand Pimai temple built during the Khmer period in the 10th century, while hand-woven silks and richly decorated woodwork are found in the Royal Thai Ruern themed suite, which is designed based on authentic Thai houses from the Ayudhaya period. Of course, we continue to have a soft spot for the royal themed suite Vimarn Siam, which is inspired by Vimarn Mek Palace or the summer residence that King Chulaongkorn Rama V frequented in the 19th century.
Award-winning dining options
Whether or not you’ve stayed at Hotel Athenee, chances are you’ve come here for the food. With a series of award-winning restaurants, there’s something for every foodie. Fans of European haute cuisine need look no further than The Allium Bangkok, where talented chef Jaruwat “Jojo” Ouprasert uses top quality ingredients to prepare exceptionally cured dishes. The House of Smooth Curry, meanwhile, is revered for its authentic Thai cuisine from four different regions of Thailand, while at The Silk Road, chef Cheng Kam Sing flies the flag for classic Cantonese flavors, with a 21st century twist. . Of course, Jeff Ramsey’s Kintsugi Bangkok is a must, where celebrity Japanese-American chef Jeff Ramsey offers his take on Japanese Kaiseki cuisine, through the use of ingredients sourced from western Japan.
Central location aside, the Athenee Hotel Bangkok has everything you need and more when it comes to a city break. From the Athenee Spa, which offers more than 40 spa treatments and journeys, to the fitness center, pool, as well as comprehensive business facilities and the Luxury Collection Concierge, expect to be fully pampered. During your stay. There’s even a Royal Club lounge with privileges ranging from tea, coffee and soft drinks all day to an open bar for evening cocktails every night.
To book your stay or find out more about The Athenee Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel Bangkok, visit marriott.com.