Hotels of the Month – Thailand
The Siam – Bangkok
The Siam is located on the Bangkok side of the Chao Praya River, at the base of Krung Thon Bridge in historic Dusit district making it accessible by both ferry and car. This area is home to all of Bangkok’s must-see cultural sights; Vimanmek Teak Palace Museum and Dusit Zoo are 5 minutes away by car and a boat ride to the Grand Palace takes just 15 minutes.
The resort offers intimate private pool villas with open-air roof terraces and offers guests of the possibility of dining or staying in one of four traditional Thai teakwood houses sourced by silk tycoon, Jim Thompson. The design is an impressive mix of new and old, assisted by the collection of antiques scattered all over the property.
And, the Siam is also the only hotel in Bangkok with pool villa and boxing ring!
For more information and bookings visit http://thesiamhotel.com/
Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa – Bangkok
The resort is set on the Thonburi side of the Chao Phraya River, offering 407 rooms and suites and assorted services. Anantara Bangkok Riverside is the city’s green oasis – maintaining a remote feeling despite being centrally located.
With ten restaurants (wow!), a spa with a variety of services, and one of the city’s most gorgeous swimming pools, the resort really has something for everyone.
For more information and bookings visit: http://bangkok-riverside.anantara.com/