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The Artists' Place

61 - 63 Soi Tiem Boon Yang, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
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The Artists' Place
Ranked #53 of 442 Bangkok B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Super nice hostel of the tourist grid! We where to stay a couple of nights before we went on to Chang Mai but ended up staying like two weeks. The hostel is always visited by Charlies friends and family which sends of such a nice vibe. Charlee even invited us to his weekend house in Trat. I would recommend the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

For the real traveler who has had enough of the Kao San Road area and wants to stay in an authentic Thai soi but still be close enough to all the sights and shopping area's. When staying at the Artists' Place one gets a true feeling of Thai city life without the headaches from scamming and cheating Tuk Tuk drivers... More

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Samut Songkhram, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Charlee is the kind soul who's been a fixture of Krung Thonburi Soi 1! His guesthouse isn't developed for the person who wishes to take a break from city life. It's abit funky: postings, art, statues, trinkets. He's made major upgrades over the years. Most recent is the open patio overlooking the corner of the soi. Don't worry, you will... More

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Copacabana, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

The signs around The Artists Place say it all, "Some guesthouses make profits, we make friends." The first time we stayed there we planned to stay for one night and ended up staying almost two weeks. Perfect for those wanting a home-feel guesthouse with character rather than the busy and loud Khaosan Rd digs. Set in a charming, local Thai... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

Lovely cheap place to see and live something different apart from kaosan rd. and other busy spots. This location is full of history, art and friendly people in a real local atmosphere. also you will find a good connection to the most interesting parts of bangkog with the sky-train, busses and boats. charly, the owner is very helpful in all... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

This is a very unique and funky guest house which you should definitely check out! But I am not 100 % sure that you'll like it. It is truly an Artists's place and you will feel like in an art gallery or museum. Unfortunately the sleeping quality is so bad that as a guest house it's simply bad. I am... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012 via mobile

a place with character! Located in a quite district, but near enough to the most touristic places.Staff are really friendy,you feel like home...and free laundry,water and kitchen avaliable...just great! It was my second visit to Bangkok,and it changed my vision of the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

That place is not a simple cheap accommodation. It's also the best place in Bangkok to make good friends. It's more about a mix between an art galerie, a live music place, and a new home. If you need anything, ask Charlie. He can help you and he's the saint of the travellers. Thank you Charlie ;)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012 via mobile

I stayed here five seperate times during my three month jaunt in SE Asia and it truly was a home from home. Charlee is a lovely man his hostel is totally unique in BKK and there is always interesting characters kicking about, travelling and local. The street food in the surrounding area is outstanding and Charlee will help you find... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2011

We didn´t think we were going to enjoy busy Bangkok, but this really is a retreat from it all. Its in a local Thai neighbourhood where everyone will make you feel at home. Charlee, the owner, will do all he can to help you and make your stay is enjoyable. He even helped us getting clothes made and having hair... More

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Address: 61 - 63 Soi Tiem Boon Yang, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Bangkok

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The Artists’ Place is a peaceful guesthouse with an artists flair, located in a charming Thai neighbourhood, away from ‘the hustle and bustle’ of the tourist districts. It is convenient to shopping areas and all tourist interests. You will pay local prices for Thai food and beer and Charlee, the local artist owner, is always available for helpful advice and warm hospitality. ... more   less 
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