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The Bobae Market was a paradise for shopaholic mom/granny like me...the price was fantastic and the... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Manila, Philippines
Prices seem to have gone up a little

Last time I was here 2 years ago the prices seem to have been a little cheaper, I think Thailand... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
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Bobae Tower Wholesale Shopping Mall, located near the old town, is the biggest wholesale clothes mall in Thailand.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
488 Damrongrak Road | Bobae Tower, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

The Bobae Market was a paradise for shopaholic mom/granny like me...the price was fantastic and the quality of goods was better...

1  Thank Sophia117
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Last time I was here 2 years ago the prices seem to have been a little cheaper, I think Thailand has experienced a little inflation during this time because the grilled pork my mother in law buys has gone up in pride as well. Bobae...More

5  Thank WIWIandBRAD
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Which sadly, we didn't. We arrived at I think around 4:30am and some stalls were already closing within an hour. We also didn't know where to ask the taxi driver to drop us off, we started around Bobae tower and didn't get very far along...More

6  Thank teamedenborough
Reviewed June 18, 2018

this place is good for wholesale , retail prices are bit high than wholesale price, but If you are buying more than 3 ,6 then they will reduce price, its better to go with team

4  Thank cn_sewwandi
Reviewed June 18, 2018

I stayed in the Prince Palace Hotel, we arrived at roughly 11am in the area only to found out that most of the stores closed down already. You have to wake up early to see the market taking place. Approximately 2-4am, the vendors starts to...More

4  Thank MatValdeavilla
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

for a cheaper version of platinum mall, can't recommend this market more. though not as accessible, not sure what BTS station near, do know it's close to a boat stop??? due to the location, generally can bargain for a better price.. good too as it's...More

4  Thank Yes P
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Everyone must visit this market. You can shop so many selection in a very affordable amount. I will surely come back soon.

1  Thank Bobbie G
Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

Bobae is ten minutes on tuk Tuk from National Stadium BTS (MBK). We tried walking there but gave up along the way as it was too far and we could not find the right direction with the help of GPS. This place is more for...More

3  Thank sKinnyPig
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We always come here if you want to get wholesale, cheap clothes and almost anything. I used to come here for my wholesale order and i love it so much, sometimes old thai people who sells cannot understand english but they are very good trader...More

2  Thank Marie G
Reviewed March 4, 2018

The clothes are awful and out of date !! The street is so crowded and nothing to buy!! I don't want to come back again

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September 23, 2018|
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Response from WIWIandBRAD | Reviewed this property |
Not sure what time they close, I can assume pretty late, I know they open very early 4 or 5 am but maybe not all vendors
Richard T
August 28, 2018|
Response from MatValdeavilla | Reviewed this property |
Actually it varies, locals told me that the market starts to assemble at 2am, but when we went there at 4am, some stores are still fixing their things. by 11am, they are already closing down. (This is the stores in the... More