An incredible mixture of nationalities, languages, traditions, personalities and of course vivid nightlife – this is all about Cowboy Soi. Cheap prices, international hostels and an infinite communication non-stop is something that allures thousands of tourists on a daily basis.
If you are looking for girls and parties – Cowboy Soi district is one of your best choices. Finding yourself in definitely one of the hottest Southeast Asia parts, young at heart, ready to give up a night sleep habit for a while, this is the place where some of your crazy dreams can turn into reality. My friend working in Pattaya asked me about the best places to visit in Bangkok… and Cowboy Soi was my answer. Being a city of vivid contrasts the capital of Thailand, and Cowboy Soi and the blocks around, you are likely to meet anyone: from beggars to respectable gentlemen with leggy blondes. Continue reading
The list below is intended as source of information about guest-friendly hotels in the Bangkok’s Sukhumvit area. Its purpose isn’t to review any of the hotels, but to note what’s available in various price classes.
I’ve listed the hotels in price order – from cheapest to most expensive – and divided them into two geographical areas – Closer to Nana Plaza and Closer to Soi Cowboy – with Sukhumvit Soi 13 as the line of demarcation. This list is by no means exhaustive. There many other hotels in the vicinity and quite a few are guest friendly.
All are guest friendly, meaning that an unregistered guest can stay overnight in your room without extra charge. However, some will charge you a joiner fee if you want to bring back two or more guests at the same time. It’s a hotel policy, not a crime against humanity. Continue reading
If the riverside traces Bangkok’s rich historical roots, Ploenchit Road, Chitlom, Ratchadamri, Lang Suan and Wireless Road represent the new face of Bangkok. Shaped by high rise offices, upscale apartments, embassies, expensive shopping malls and luxury guest friendly hotels, the area is low on traditional tourist attractions (other than several popular shrines), but high on chic and prestige.
List of guest friendly hotels Chidlom:
Centre Point Langsuan Hotel ~75$/night
Centre Point Langsuan Hotel is a conveniently located hotel in Bangkok. Positioned in Soi Langsuan, the hotel allows guests to easily access to the business district, transportation links, nightspots and shopping malls such as Central Chidlom and Pratunam.
No joiner fee hotels Bangkok list:
Le Fenix Sukhumvit Hotel ~60$/night, BTS Nana 500m
Le Fenix is located in a very convenient location of Sukumvit , just beside Aloft , Ambassador and few other night clubs . The rooms have a good feel specially the L – shaped windows add a touch of elegance to the room. Clean and guest friendly hotel.