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Sawasdee Khaosan Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   18 Chakapong Rd | Banglumphu, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was in a great location however our double room was very stuffy, small and had no natural light. overall not bad for the price and it had air conditioning. Would recommend this for a shorter stay.

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Madrid, Spain
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15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed in this hotel the 4th time. its central and 2 minutes walk to the khaosan road. price for a double room was 700 bahts. includes air con, fridge and a small but clean bathroom. room was clean and is cleaned daily if you so wish. bedroom is also on the small side but not too small that you... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Such a nice location in a very center of major tourist attractions in Bangkok. The hotel was fine, but just fine. And there was a bit lack of service. Did not have aircon for a while before changing the room. Some hotel staff couldn't communicate in English. Food not very exciting and hotel seems to target mainly on backpackers. True... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I stayed at this hotel more than 4 times already mainly because it's really close to Khaosan Road. I don't like how small the room and the bathroom are. It doesn't have much thing in the room. The tv looks old and doesn't have anything entertaining except soccer and news and at night it gets noisy. It's enough for stay... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

The room is not too nice. Old furniture , smell a little. But quite clean but very very small toilet. I like the free wifi in the room. Best thing about the hotel is the location. This hotel at Khaosan road. There are many Sawasdee hotels here so be careful to get the right place. The room is clean but... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We choose this place as it was close to KhaoSan Road and close to airport routes. We were struggling to find it at first, but young Thai gentleman took us all the way. Rooms are reasonably clean, fairly noisy, we had our own mosquito and bug repellents, and we burned citronella before bed, so we had a good sleep and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The people who own Sawasdee also have a share in the airport bus, which coincidentally drops you off immediately outside this hotel. This was why I first ended up staying here. Admittedly, my first stay was fine but it was also my first stay in Thailand. However, I stayed again last year and I had already been back to Thailand... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I have stayed here twice, 3 years apart. It hadn't changed much in that tie, which was what I liked. It is basic, but very clean and in a fantastic location. Close enough to stumble home, but far enough away from the noise of Khaosan Road.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We'll first off let me say this hotel was chosen for me via a "travel agent" once I arrived in Bangkok. In saying that my wife and I were charged a lot more to stay here then what other travellers are saying. However that was probably the travel agency raking in there precious comission. When we got there we had... More

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SawasdeeHotels, Manager at Sawasdee Khaosan Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jim K. Thank you for choosing Sawasdee Khaosan Inn as your home in Bangkok and for taking the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. I truly appreciate your feedback regarding your overall experience. I'm really sorry if you was dissatisfied with our hotel's quality. Your review helped us to re-enforce our service standards and kindly trust... More

Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

The hotel is definitely budget but it's clean and amazingly located. The standard rooms were relatively clean and well serviced. Problems occurred but they were all sorted with relatively good grace. Everything is appropriate for a budget hotel. Khaosan Rd is just minutes away, Soi Rambutri is great for eating and amenities are all on your doorstep. Transport links are... More

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SawasdeeHotels, Manager at Sawasdee Khaosan Inn, responded to this review

Dear Shudsie Thank you for choosing Sawasdee Smile Inn as your home in Bangkok and for taking the time to share your experience with the TripAdvisor community. Your review helped us to re-enforce our service standards and kindly trust that we will work harder to improve our product and service . I hope you will offer us the opportunity to... More

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Address: 18 Chakapong Rd | Banglumphu, Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Bangkok
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Sawasdee Khaosan Inn 2*
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A 5-minute walk from Banglumphu Market and the National Museum, Sawasdee Khaosan Inn offers brightly furnished budget accommodation. It offers free Wi-Fi throughout the residence, shops and a restaurant.Sawasdee Khaosan Inn is 3.5 km from Chinatown and 1 km from the Grand Palace. Suvarnabhumi International Airport is 35 km from the hotel.Air-conditioned rooms are fitted with cable TV and a telephone. A refrigerator and minibar are provided for guests’ convenience. The private bathroom has hot/cold shower facilities and amenities.Season Bar and Restaurant offers a range of Thai and Western dishes. There are also numerous dining options within walking distance of the hotel, along Khao San Road ... more   less 
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