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Aurum The River Place

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   394/27-29 Maharaj Road | Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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Ranked #107 of 750 hotels in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I started travelling around Thailand on the 1st of July and thought I would book a nice hotel for the first night, so I read some reviews and picked a quite expensive one. When we got there the hotel was down an alley, I had a basic room, and the breakfast wasn't too good either. Was worse than some of... More

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Cypress, TX
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5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed 2 nights at the Aurum Reiver Place on our way home from another part of Thailand. We arranged ahead of time for them to pick us up at the airport and take us to the hotel, for which I had sent them our flight details so they knew when to be ready for us. At 1100 baht... More

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Aurumtheriverplace, Owner at Aurum The River Place, responded to this review

Dear gingaskunk Cypress, TX Thank you very much for your valuable comments and time to review our hotel. There are 2 points of thing that you mentioned and we need to improve : Regarding airport pick up; we have talked to the person in charge of pick up at the airport not to have this happen again. Since this flight... More

Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

This past April, my wife and I held our latest vacation in the South East Asia area of this beautiful planet. This trip involved several legs of various durations, starting in Bangkok, then Jakarta, a few days in Borneo and then finally Bali. In Bangkok we stayed at the Aurum River Palace Hotel. Foremost, we found this hotel to be... More

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
42 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Aurum the River Place is a lovely hotel in an interesting part of Bangkok. We have stayed in Bangkok many times in different locations and were keen to have a riverside experience. We chose a room with a side river view ( booking directly with the hotel) and it did not disappoint. We enjoyed watching the activity on the river... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

A lovely hotel, the room was clean, nice view over the river, fridge, good size bathroom. The staff were brilliant, they gave directions, maps lists of restaurants everything you need. Book here, you won't be disappointed.

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Nottingham, England
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights in January 2014. The hotel is very comfortable, very clean and faultlessly maintained, and very well located near the Royal Palace, also not too far from ferry stops. Very friendly and helpful manageress, I recommend taking her recommendations for restaurants. Views of the river are limited from most rooms, and though I did get one... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We booked directly with the hotel and right from the first email came confirmation and advice plus the added service of pick up from the airport for a very reasonable rate. We're greeted very warmly by the owner (?) and her excellent assistant. Our room was overlooking the river - very nicely appointed and quite spacious for two people. Aurum... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Location is nice, by the river, close to some nice restaurants. Room was really nice, very clean and good quality. The girl at reception was exceptional. Extremely polite, friendly and professional with a fantastic standard of English. Highly recommend.

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Hotel barely has a river view. We were here at the end of Dec 2013 and a new building was constructed right in front of it. The rooms were clean if you ignore some minor details (mold on lamp shades and stained grout in bathroom). It was pretty noisy for us - we got woken up at 5am from construction... More

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Dulles, Virginia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

The location is okay and the rooms were decent (if a bit noisy) but I wanted to touch on what happened when we checked out. A couple days before check out, we asked the front desk to get us a taxi to the hotel the morning we were checking out. They arranged it for us, although at a price that... More

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Aurumtheriverplace, Manager at Aurum The River Place, responded to this review

Dear Monkey M, Thank you very much for staying with Aurum The River Place and taking time to share us your valued feedback. We deeply apologize for the unpleasant experience during your stay with us. Your comment about service during check out time is certainly an unacceptable standard. This is absolutely not the experience we aim to provide our guests... More

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Address: 394/27-29 Maharaj Road | Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Bangkok
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Aurum The River Place 4*
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#90 Luxury Hotel in Bangkok #96 Family Hotel in Bangkok #120 Romantic Hotel in Bangkok
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Bangkok's riverside boutique hotel on the bank of the Chao Phraya River. Located in "Rattanakosin Island " the historical-cultural reserved area in the middle of Bangkok. Few minutes walk to the Reclining Buddha Temple (Wat Pho), Watpo Thai traditional massage school, and the Grand Palace. ... more   less 
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