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Royal River Hotel

219 Soi Charansanitwong 66/1, Charansanitwong Road, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
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Ranked #531 of 777 Hotels in Bangkok
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we stayed two separate times for about 5 days. first time we stayed in room with blacony, which is not really worth the view as it is just the main river in bangkok. all you see is the taxi boats and cargo boats. it also costs more to stay on the river side. room we stayed in was a smoking... More 

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Ashdod, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I stayed in a river front deluxe room in march. Hotel rooms are nice, big and beautiful views from balcony but location is is far from city center..... what can be boring. Most guests here are groups from far east asia countries. Not recommended for english speaking travellers. English is hardly spoken here. A limited selection of TV channels. Breakfast... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Had a buffet lunch here, where the restaurant overlooks the river.There was a wonderful selection of food, both European and Asian. The staff were all very polite and efficient, and despite the lack of language on both sides, one was made very welcome. Would recommend a visit for lunch

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We dined at the hotel when they served their international buffet. The selection was excellent. The food was served hot, and replaced often. The wait staff was attentive, polite, and well dressed. The décor was modern and the restaurant was very clean and neat. We would recommend this establishment.

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Brisbane
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

This hotel lies in a small street, with the building towering over the many small dilapidated homes that surround it. It's a bit of a walk onto the main road, where you will be able to find taxis. Breakfast is dismal with a selection of less than 6 dishes, fried egg, three choices of bread with either apricot or strawberry... More 

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Ionia, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I thought this hotel was very nice overlooking the river. The staff were friendly and had a driver available. I walked around tge neighborhood and ate traditional food from street vendors. A good location in Bangkok.

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Stayed in room 722 on 16 Dec for 1 night, as part of the Bangkok & Pattaya tour package This room has no windows. Big hotel by the river, room size good. Hotel needs a good refurbishment to make it look grand, especially the carpets are very old, date and worn. The star rating needs to be revised down for... More 

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Sriracha, Chon Buri, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

I would give good 3 stars for this hotel. Though the street in front is under construction of MRT rail but you could still have good routes to Grand Palace via river boat or short driving to visit Vimarnmek Royal Mansion. But if you prefer night life/shopping then it is quite far from BKK down town and you will spend... More 

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Quezon City
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

This is a hotel frequented by tour groups so be sure to go to breakfast early when there are less people. The breakfast buffet has many choices. However, eat somewhere else for lunch and dinner because the non-Thai dishes are expensive and bland. Unfortunately, the area does not have many restaurants. One has to ride a taxi to the nearest... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I was booked in here by someone else; so I have no idea if it was value for money; but it would have had to be very cheap for it to be of value. I left after one night. The room was huge with a marvellous view of the river; but the carpet was smelly and sticky. The water was... More 

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