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Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

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I would just like to point out how disappointed we were with the service last night. It most certainly was not your usual standard. The young waitress who served us, well let's just say, she clearly did not feel like working or/and didn't like the job. That really isn't our fault though is it ? I appreciate people have bad...

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Munakata, Japan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you enjoy a truly elegant, well-done afternoon tea service, then you should definitely make the effort to enjoy tea at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. I have been fortunate to enjoy afternoon tea at many locations , all over the world, but I must say that the Oriental knows how to do it exquisitely. It is pricey, but well worth...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Alighting from the Mandarin Oriental ferry I knew we had found one of those special places that one finds quite unexpectedly when travelling. The old world building with well tendered gardens, the welcoming cool green and white interior just transported us from the heat outside. What a special place. We wandered around soaking up the atmosphere. Should we have afternoon...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The real thing. No ands ifs or buts. Perfection all the way. The beds the sheets the towels the toiletries the services are ALL 100% The Christmas buffet was beautiful and delicious. The water taxi just a few paces away make it so easy to get about. I wouldn't think twice about booking the Mandarin Oriental .

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London, UK
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been staying at this hotel for close to thirty years. Indeed in all that time I have never stayed anywhere else in Bangkok. It is very tough for any hotel to keep up exceptional standards for that length of time but the Mandarin Oriental manages it. Their rooms may not be the glitziest around, but they are extremely...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

To write an objective review without gushing is a little difficult. By the time you are out of your vehicle your cases have been taken. Check in is actually enjoyable and you are personally escorted to your room. You get a butler - he's not there just to rake in tips he's there to make your stay as best as...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Words cannot express the professional & warm feelings you get when you stay here. The spa and restaurants are the best that Asia has to offer. We would definitely return to this hotel anytime we can. Thank you Richard for driving us .

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I only stay in top 5 star hotels when I travel. This hotel is probably the best I have stayed at so far. I am usually very harsh with my reviews but this place is just perfect. Excellent service, excellent food, beautiful lobby. I could go on for ages but all I can say is that staying at this hotel...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything had been just great! What a great Hotel! Loved it! The Room - the Pool - the Breakfast - the View! We loved it! Everything really great! Thanks for the stay in this hotel! Think for sure one of the Best Hotels in Bangkok! oh and so friendly staff - just great!

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George Town, Malaysia
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Make sure to have your have your breakfast,noon tea or dinner to enjoy the best view of Chao Phya....if there's a firework ,this is the place you wanna be especially with your love ones...enjoy ! Oh ya...just not far away you could take the long tail boat to the other side of the water to Wat Arun...spectacular with the beautiful...

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MOBangkok, Hotel Manager at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this review

Dear Rangoon R, I am glad to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok! My colleagues and I assured you that we will continue to enhance our legendary standards as well as service so that your next visit will be another pleasant and enjoyable one. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best wishes, Franck...

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Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions, this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many. Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop at Silom Complex for a great mix of Thai and international stores. After a day of strolling around the congested sidewalks, a visit to Silom's Lumphini Park, Bangkok's answer to NYC's Central Park, is a welcome change of scenery.
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Built in 1876 and ideally located on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, has been an inspiration to a host of world-renowned writers from Joseph Conrad, Somerset Maughamto Wilbur Smith and John Le Carre. Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok boasts an international reputation for splendid service, style and grace and facilities including eight restaurants. The hotel's private teakwood shuttle boats provide daily access to the world famous Thai Cooking School, the hotel's Thai restaurant, the award-winning Oriental Spa and Health Centre located across the River; as well as the nearest skytrain station (SaphanTaksin) and River City Shopping Centre. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Address: 48 Oriental Avenue, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Silom , Bang Rak
Price Range: £295 - £493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok 5*
Number of rooms: 393
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Also Known As:
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok Hotel Bangkok
Oriental Bangkok
Oriental Hotel Bangkok
Bangkok Mandarin Oriental
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Bangkok
#1 Business Hotel in Bangkok
#1 Family Hotel in Bangkok
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bangkok
#2 Spa Hotel in Bangkok
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