About this listing
A calm oasis right on the river close to many of Bangkok's 5 star hotels (Peninsula, Oriental, Shangrila) but only 10 minutes from all the action. Beautifully designed with all modern facilities. Free breakfast, wifi, maid service, 24 hour security.
If you like spacious living, here it is! Over 275 square metres of it! Large two bedroom apartment, each with its own bathroom, balcony and massive living room. Amazing river views including The Oriental and Shangrila Hotels. Convenient for BTS (overground rail) travel to all areas of the city.
There are three bathrooms. The master en-suite has bath, huge shower stall with steam room. The guest en-suite shower has shower and toilet. The guest bathroom also has shower and toilet.
The large living room also has a balcony so guests can dine inside or out.
DVD player and iPod connection. Built -in projector and screen to view movies. Free Wi-Fi. Please note TV is only available with DVDs. Local and international channels are not available.
Maid service 6 days a week.
Small shopping mall with supermarket, banks, pharmacy and restaurants 5 minutes walk away.
The area has numerous reasonably priced Thai restaurants as well as international ones. The 5-star Peninsula Hotel is about 5 minutes walk away. So is KFC!
The condo has a regular boat shuttle service across the river to Saphan Taksin BTS station. Free boats from there link many of Bangkok's top hotels (Oriental, Shangrila, Millennium Hilton) as well as the popular shopping and dining areas River City and Asiatique. A public boat can take you swiftly to many of the famous landmarks including the Grand Palace and Wat Arun (the Temple of Dawn), avoiding the notorious traffic.
Why stay in a hotel when you can enjoy so much space and freedom for a fraction of the price?
Here are just some of the extras included:
* Maid service 6 days per week
* Free laundry and ironing service
* Use of kitchen
* Well stocked larder. Help yourself to what you need but please replenish where possible
* Breakfast items provided free. Cereal, bread, milk, eggs, jams etc
* Free coffee and tea. My Siemens coffee maker grinds and makes fresh cups for you
* Juice machine to enjoy delicious smoothies with fresh Thai fruit
* 2 BTS travel cards. Speed your journey around Bangkok. Borrow, top up and return
* Large library of DVDs for you to watch on a quiet evening in
* Riverside garden with swimming pool
* Small gym
Interaction with Guests
I will usually be available to offer help and advice or give you my contact details or arrange for someone else in my absence.
Within five minutes walk there is a lively local neighbourhood with great value Thai restaurants and a small shopping mall that sells Thai and Western products and has an Apple Store, KFC, Boots and Starbucks too!
Our condo boat runs a regular service to the overground train station (BTS) Saphan Taksin. There's a public service (3 baht) available at other times about 5 minutes walk away. Taxis can be called by the condo reception staff.
Other Things to Note
Airport pick up can be arranged at extra cost
Local tours can be arranged
Thai cooking school nearby at The Oriental Hotel
No smoking inside the apartment but it is allowed on the balconies. Please remove your shoes inside in true Thai tradition.
Check in time 14:00 or by prior arrangement
Check out time 12:00
No additional guests except by prior arrangement
All damages/breakages must be paid for or replaced