The Athenee Hotel Bangkok

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Ideally situated on the most beautiful tree-lined avenue in the heart of Asia’s favourite destination for culture and entertainment, The Athenee Hotel Bangkok, A Luxury Collection Hotel is positioned in the city’s shopping and commercial hub. Designed by Dr. Jumsai Sumet, one of Thailand’s most famed architects, the hotel was the original site of Kandhamas, the residence of Her Royal Highness Princess Valaya Alongkorn, a daughter of King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) and the Aunt of His Majesty King Bhumipol Adulyadej, Thailand’s present King. True to its royal heritage, this storied hotel seamlessly blends sumptuous surroundings with unparalleled service. The Athenee Hotel Bangkok.

Expert’s Brief – The Athenee Hotel Bangkok is located in the embassy district and its surrounded by many other hotels and entertainment places. But even if the surroundings get crowded and busy, the hotel serves as a place where guests can have the privacy and stillness they are looking for after a day of going around the city. Guest rooms have modern yet intimate appeal and each are well-appointed. The hotel has friendly and helpful staff, cozy facilities, and a lot of very good dining options.

Location – The Athenee Hotel Bangkok is located in Wireless Road, Bangkok’s embassy district and one of the city’s famous shopping districts. Some of the popular attractions near the hotel include: the newly built Central Embassy, a high-end shopping mall complete with world famous boutiques and restau-rants and the Siam Paragon Mall where Siam Ocean World, Southeast Asia’s biggest aquarium park is located. While the district is usually crowded because of the many hotels and embassies that surround it, parks full of lush greens are pretty much everywhere. As a matter of fact, Lumpini Park, the city’s largest public garden is located in Wireless Road and is very near the hotel.

Rooms – The Athenee Hotel Bangkok boast of having the perfect mix of modern and elegance. From the basic deluxe rooms, the much bigger prestige rooms, and ultimately spacious suites, guests can have the privacy and comfort they desire. There are about 374 rooms and suites inside the hotel. Each rooms are design with a modern and minimalist appeal but it also injects the historic that culture elements on the interiors and even furnitures inside the room.

The biggest and the most distinguished room inside The Athenee Hotel Bangkok is the Rattanakosin Suite. Complete with local artifacts, artworks, and traditional elements, guests can have the chance to experience the original, traditional Bangkok.

Dining – Wireless Road is full of dining places with different themes offering different cuisines. However, The Athenee Hotel Bangkok still proudly carries a lot of dining options suitable for all the foodie guests. The International Buffet located at the third level offers various dishes from breakfast up to dinner. Aside from that, the hotel also carries modern French bistro The Reflexions, Chinese restaurant Silk Road, and Japanese restaurant Utage which is famous for its traditional serving of Sushi. Smooth Curry, an authentic Thai restaurant with calming vibe is also located inside the hotel. For those craving for specialty drinks, cocktails, and even old refreshing wines, there is always the Reflexions Mezzanine at the third level of the hotel.

Facilities – The Athenee Hotel Bangkok has always put into consideration guests who want to experience both modern and traditional Thailand. Aside from the rooms, this is very much evident in the facilities available to guests. The lagoon style swimming pool for instance located at the fourth level of the hotel let’s you bask into the relaxing traditional Thai vibe while enjoying the impeccable view of some of the district’s skyscrapers. This beautiful contrast is not something everyone see everyday. Other facilities in the hotel include a business center, lounge, gym, and spa.

Meetings & Events – The Athenee Hotel Bangkok offers spacious meeting venues and event rooms. Aside from its various meeting packages (full day or half day meetings), the hotel can also accommodate events such as birthdays and weddings. A snack or even complete course meal is can be availed and is included in the packages.

“Excellent”

It was my first time in Bangkok and I’m glad i stayed at the The Athenee Hotel Bangkok; personnel was very helpful and polite, helpful and ready to give information on how to go around the city. The room was spacious, with all amenities and the Thai restaurant excellent. …by Alexander C.

“Best Location for Shopping”

Centrally located and close to some of the newest shopping malls (walking distance); BTS Skytrain is only 200m away and a short ride to more shopping malls. …by Patricia B.

“A Real 5 Star Luxury Hotel”

Rooms are great, service is excellent, staff is friendly and very helpful. …by the TravelGirl .

“Great Hotel but Rooms Need Makeover”

Excellent food spread, rooms which give you good view of the city landscape, an amazing pool but not aging very well and definitively in need of a makeover. …by Davani D.

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Awards and Distinctions Received

  • Five Star Asia Pacific Property Award: Best Hotel Interior

  • Thailand Tatler Magazine: Best Restaurants The Reflexions

  • Wongnai.com: Best of Wongnai The Rain Tree Café

  • Orbitz: Best in Stay Winner: Bangkok

  • Wine Spectator: Award of Excellence The Reflexions Restaurant

  • CEI Asia Pacific: Best Hotel for Business Events

  • Global Business Travel Association: Gold Medal

  • Société Générale de Surveillance (SGS): ISO 20121
    Event Sustainability Management System)

The Property

Ideally situated on the most beautiful tree-lined avenue in the heart of Asia’s favourite destination for culture and entertainment, The Athenee Hotel Bangkok, A Luxury Collection Hotel is positioned in the city’s shopping and commercial hub. Designed by Dr. Jumsai Sumet, one of Thailand’s most famed architects, the hotel was the original site of Kandhamas, the residence of Her Royal Highness Princess Valaya Alongkorn, a daughter of King Chulalongkorn (Rama V) and the Aunt of His Majesty King Bhumipol Adulyadej, Thailand’s present King. True to its royal heritage, this storied hotel seamlessly blends sumptuous surroundings with unparalleled service. The Athenee Hotel Bangkok.

Contemporary designed with touches of Thai elegance, all rooms feature a flat-screen satellite TV, a minibar with tea/coffee-making facilities and a sitting area. The bathroom provides free toiletries, bathrobes and a separate bathtub and shower. Providing privacy and luxury, Spa Athenee provides relaxing massages in individual cabins. The Athenee Hotel Bangkok also has a 24-hour fitness center, steam rooms and a well-equipped business center.

The Athenee Hotel Bangkok features one of Bangkok’s largest conference hotels, with 10,000 square metres of meeting space providing the ultimate in style and flexibility. To make any event a masterpiece, a full range of the latest technology is available including audiovisual systems, wireless technology, LCD projectors, broadband access and full secretarial services. The 1,020 square metre Athénée Crystal Hall is an engaging ballroom ideal for large functions and conference sessions for up to 1,000. The theatre-style and the pillarless Grand Hall accommodates 600 banquet-style, and is an imposing statement of elegance with a flood of natural light streaming through towering eight-meter high bay windows. For creative impact, the unique “Star 29” positioned high above the hotel with its polished wooden floors and floor-to-ceiling windows is ideal for product launches or exclusive receptions for up to 350. An additional 20 innovative boardrooms and flexible meeting spaces are perfect for small to medium meetings and breakout sessions.

The Team

  • General Manager: ChooLeng Goh

  • Director of Sales and Marketing: Carl Volschenk

  • Director of Event Management: Panithee Bodharamik

  • Director of Human Resources: Dhunyaluck Techabhatikul

  • Executive Chef: Thibault Chiumenti

  • Director of Catering & Event Management: Vilawan Poonkul

  • Director of Engineering: Songglod Vijaykadga

  • Sales Manager: Nattayamon Singenberger

  • Event Services Coordinator: Thaniya Boonyakong

  • Guest Relations Officer: Yang Luo

  • Life Style Manager : Nhannaphat Vorachitcharoenkul

  • Finance Manager: Wiranya Manasirisuk

Contact & Bookings

The Athenee Hotel Bangkok
61 Wireless Road, Witthayu
Bangkok, 10330
Thailand
Tel. +66 2650 8800