The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok

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61 Wireless Road (Witthayu), Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok, 10330, Thailand   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: +66 (0) 2650 8800  

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LOCALE OVERVIEW

The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok is a five-star hotel in the heart of downtown Bangkok. Located on the grounds of a former royal residence known as Kandhavas Palace on tree-lined Wireless Road, the hotel is close to embassies, palatial malls such as Gaysorn Plaza, Central World Plaza, Central Embassy and Siam Paragon, cosmopolitan dining and entertainment, and the peaceful Lumpini Park. Guests are also steps from the convenience BTS SkyTrain station and a short distance from MRT Sathorn subway station.

BANGKOK ATTRACTIONS

HISTORIC SITES

Wat Arun - Temple of Dawn

Wat Arun - Temple of Dawn

Nearest BTS Station: Saphan Taksin 
Time: 08:30 - 17:30

Wat Arun is easily one of the most stunning temples in Bangkok, made up partly of colourfully decorated spires, it stands majestically over the water overlooking the river.

The Grand Palace

The Grand Palace

Nearest BTS Station: Saphan Taksin 
Time: 08:30 - 15:30

The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The palace has been the official residence of the Kings of Siam (and later Thailand) from 1782 to 1925.

Wat Pho - Temple of Reclining Buddha

Wat Pho - Temple of Reclining Buddha

Nearest BTS Station: Saphan Taksin 
Time: 08:00 - 17:00

Wat Pho is home to more than one thousand Buddha images, as well as one of the largest single Buddha images of 160 ft length.

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Asiatique the Riverfront

Asiatique the Riverfront

Nearest BTS Station: Saphan Taksin 
Time: 
17:00 – 24:00

Explore more than 1,500 boutiques in Charoenkrung and Factory Districts selling ultimate souvenir, fashionable clothes, textiles, accessories and home decor items.

SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World

SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World

Nearest BTS Station: Siam
Time: 10:00 - 21:00

Siam Ocean World is one of the largest aquarium in South East Asia. It covers approximately 10,000 square metres with hundreds of different species on display in exhibits totalling about 5,000,000 litres.

The Museum of Floral Culture

The Museum of Floral Culture

Direction in PDF
Time: 
Tuesday-Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

A real treat for lovers of flowers and nature, and all those intrigued by Thai art and culture, The Museum of Floral Culture richly rewards a tour with an abundance of colourful and fragrant experiences.

SHOPPING

Siam Paragon

Siam Paragon

Nearest BTS Station: Siam
Time:
10:00 - 22:00 

Siam Paragon is a magnet for savvy shoppers wanting to share in one of fashionable Bangkokians favourite part times. Here you will find a host of high-end fashion brands, Southeast Asia’s largest aquarium, Cineplex, and a comprehensive selection of world cuisine.

 

Central World

Central World

Nearest BTS Station: Siam and Chidlom
Time: 
10:00 - 22:00 

Central World mega-shopping complex and its restaurant-night life enclave, Groove, offers a truly exciting shopping experience featuring brand name clothing boutiques, funky fashion, high-tech gadgets along gourmet eateries and an ice-skating rink. 

Chatuchak Weekend Market

Chatuchak Weekend Market

Nearest BTS Station: Mo Chit
Time:
Saturday - Sunday 10:00 - 18:00 

If you are staying in Bangkok during a weekend, Chatuchak Weekend Market – the mother of all markets – is a must. Comprising around 1500 stalls covering more than 01 km, it probably is the biggest weekend market in the world.