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“A beautiful, friendly, happy oasis in Bangkok”
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Ariyasomvilla
Ranked #3 of 858 Hotels in Bangkok
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Melbourne, Australia
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7 hotel reviews
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“A beautiful, friendly, happy oasis in Bangkok”
Reviewed 18 February 2014

This boutique hotel is absolutely fabulous. The staff are VERY friendly and helpful. The grounds and pool are beautiful (an oasis in the city). The rooms are superb, with attention to every detail. The food was perfect (both breakfast and dinner). There is not one thing I could fault with either the rooms, the grounds, the staff and the food. A beautiful experience.

Room Tip: My daughter and I had a room with a balcony looking over the pool. It was beautiful sitting out the...
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  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with family
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Reviewed 15 February 2014

We loved everything about this unique gem in Bangkok, the place is very tastefully decorated, surrounded by a beautiful garden and offering great service by friendly staff.
We were here for two days and discovered all the time new beautiful details and spots.
They have a spa and a pool, and do not forget to visit the large and beautiful library.
They offered us a "two days package" with a dinner and massage for two and we were very pleased with both the massage and the dinner. We can recommend the restaurant, offering organic and healthy food and they serve vegetarian and seafood.
The hotel have a super location, within walking distance from the BTS skytrain.
Breakfast was really good but we did not like the concept of "complete sets" of which we can choose one set. We think that there should be a free choice between all the dishes so we can eat as we want. Notice that the breakfast is not just for vegetarians they offer both sausages and bacon for breakfast. All in all a wonderful experience which we can highly recommend.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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panyasara, Owner at Ariyasomvilla, responded to this review, 17 February 2014
Dear Orly C

Thanks for your review – it was our pleasure to have you both here.

I just wanted to explain the details of the breakfast. As a hotel resident with breakfast included in your package you can have anything and everything on the menu. Our breakfast includes, cereals and yogurts, eggs and cooked breakfast, pancakes, French toast, bakery, cheese as well as Thai breakfast and Japanese breakfast – there’s lots to choose from!

If you have excluded breakfast from your package or you come in from the outside then we have a la carte breakfast menu or breakfast sets – Full English, Continental etc.

I’m sorry if we didn’t explain it so clearly when you were here.

We hope to welcome you back again in the near future.

Best regards

David
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2014

The staff here was excellent with thousand of smile. They have been very helpful anything you required. Hotel's location was peace and quiet. Room was very pretty and clean while healthy food was provided. We love everything in this hotel. If you're looking for the hotel in bangkok, Definitely consider this hotel first.

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with friends
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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2014

We have stayed here several times and always found the rooms to be well appointed and comfortable, the staff attentive without being oppressive, and the food excellent if you don't mind being limited to vegetarian and seafood. Breakfast is good - both western and Asian in style. Garden is comfortable for both sitting and dining. Be prepared for mosquitos in garden, but repellant is provided as well as coils. Located on Soi 1 - five minute walk to Bumrungrad Hospital and 10-15 minutes to the Nana Skytrain. We enjoy the room (311) with a balcony that overlooks the klong (canal), though at some seasons the smell from the klong can be a bit ripe. The boats on the canal don't start too early in the morning and provide a nice local touch. They are a good option for seeing a different side of Bangkok if you are a bit adventurous.

Room Tip: The suite in 311 has a balcony over the canal and seems worth the extra money to us.
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  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Aalborg, Denmark
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Reviewed 11 February 2014 via mobile

Village style hotel with all you need, very quiet and yet 10 min walk from Sukhumvit. Fantastic lay out. Nice room and bathroom. Small veranda. Good place to relax.
Vegatarian and fresh seafood is actually ok for once or twice. Different but good breakfast.
If you want to try something different and still in style this is surely the place to go

Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014 via mobile

This accommodation is more than just a place to stay. It is an experience that has been well honed and, like fine wine, has aged exceptionally well. David, the owner and major domo, is vigilant with his expectations and it shows. From the overall feel to the smallest detail, the Ariyasomvilla is THE game in town. My wife and I prefer small and intimate and the Ariyasomvilla delivers. If you can, stay you must.

Stayed January 2014, travelled with friends
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Winnipeg, MB
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2014

I've stayed in some really nice hotels around the world and this has to be the best. The amount of character in this place is unbelievable. It was truly an oasis in the heart of Bangkok. While it is at the VERY end of the Soi, it only takes about 10 minutes to walk down to Sukhumvit. The staff were always very pleasant (and always sat us at the same table for breakfast...so we felt like we had our little "spot" by the window), and the owner was a delight to chat with.

I couldn't imagine staying anywhere else in Bangkok.

Stayed September 2013, travelled as a couple
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Property: Ariyasomvilla
Address: 65 Sukhumvit Soi 1 | Khlong Toei Nuea, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
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Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Sukhumvit
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bangkok
#3 Spa Hotel in Bangkok
#3 Luxury Hotel in Bangkok
#4 Family Hotel in Bangkok
#23 Business Hotel in Bangkok
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Ariyasomvilla 4*
Number of rooms: 25
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ariyasomvilla Boutique Hotel is a very unique property in the centre of Bangkok. The original house was built by the current Owners Grandparents in 1942. Unlike other hotels Ariyasomvilla gives you a real sense of place and time but with all modern facilities you would expect from 5 star hotels. With 24 rooms Ariyasomvilla is very private and feels like a sanctuary. The pool is large enough for lap, while the spa offers excellent massage. ... more   less 
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