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Wat Pho Thai Traditional Massage School

2 Sanamchai Road | Wat Po, Tatian, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 221 2974
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Wonderful!

My husband and I walked in at about 9am on a weekday. No wait for a 2 hr massage. It was heavenly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sillymommy2003
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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
Loved it!

We really enjoyed this Wat and would recommend it to others. It was not near as busy as the Grand... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Trekking4
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Alberta, Canada
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2 Sanamchai Road | Wat Po, Tatian, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I walked in at about 9am on a weekday. No wait for a 2 hr massage. It was heavenly! Peaceful, relaxing and just what I wanted!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this Wat and would recommend it to others. It was not near as busy as the Grand Palace and Wat Phra. The Reclining Buddha was awe inspiring and beyond our expectations. The Phra Buddha Theva Patimakorn is tucked inside the grounds and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good massage and the masseuse was able to work out my painful spots. It hurt so good. One hour thai massage was 480 baht and the foot massage was 220 baht.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was there expecting a high kind of massage. But I was before at some other massage shops and I really don't think it was the best option at Bangkok. For cheaper price I could bet better massages at Bangkok. I advice anyone who wants...More

Thank Thiago L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple is probably the best known temple to learn traditional thai massage. Take it seriously if you want to attend to this place. Training is somewhat hard but yoiu need to understand the essential of doing all moves correctly. Otherwise you may hurt the...More

1  Thank Tapio T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While one imagines a monk like dedication from the Massuer(se) giving a technically sound massage, it just felt like a shop floor with the masseurs going through the motions, with hardly any connect with the customer or superior massage experience. Infact,the masseurs attending to myself...More

1  Thank Manoj_V_Kumar
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very good quality massage & massage therapist. They understand or noticed what you needed, specially tension part. Reasonable price, amazing effect after the massage 💆 💆‍♂️

Thank CamillaHyuna
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Reviewed June 12, 2018

This was my first time having a Thai massage, which is very different than the Chinese reflexology that is more common in the US. It uses many more pressure points, rather than kneeding the muscles. Walked in on a Tuesday mid-day while exploring the Grand...More

Thank Austin B
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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

i live in thailand and i often have the opportunity to take a traditional thai massage. the massage you get at wat pho near the grand palace in bangkok is the best you can get in thailand. each and every single therapist is sensible and...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

The Wat Pho Thai massage school itself - where the ancient massage techniques are taught - has fantastic teachers and a good studying atmosphere. A few years back I attended the massage course and since then I am sharing this gift myself. But unfortunately the...More

4  Thank fhremember
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Banglamphu
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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Jey D
July 9, 2018|
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Response from Lotuspearl | Reviewed this property |
Yes, approximately 30 minutes wait time when we visited around mid-day. So, I suggest paying for the massage and collecting your token number. Visit the temple and come wait in the queue again.
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Temoor I
December 21, 2017|
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Response from frenchygerman | Reviewed this property |
We did have to pay. Bit it really is not expensive.
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November 4, 2017|
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Response from BigDadd | Reviewed this property |
No idea but the front desk people speak reasonably good English
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