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Royal Express Inn Bangkok

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

It was hard to find a room that stink less like mold. All we saw had a very strong smell. For allergics like me a no go. Room is very small and the place is not very easy to find. For the price you can get better places.

Thank Aninha L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2016

Small, really small and very hard to find. Close to the hub of Sukhumvit and can be quite noisy. I never felt entirely comfortable or safe but that is based on emotion rather than events. Staf seemed helpful.

Thank phototraveler29
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

This hotel is good for solo travelers; few step away from the nana BTS station and close to restaurants and pubs. To find the hotel take the first right turn when you enter in Soi 8. Rooms are small but clean comes with free WiFi and the safe box. Staff speaks very basic English.

Thank Jawad_Ali
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

Do not stay at the Royal Express Inn if you have any other option! First, we could not open the door to our room, no matter what we tried. Had to repeatedly get a staff member to help us. The room was filthy, the bed uncomfortable and the bedding stained. The bathroom was awful. The sink bowl broken where it... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Possibly the worst hotel I've seen. Arrived to go down a side alley to entrance, building work outside with cracked concrete steps to get inside. Rude receptionist who speaks little English. Next had to Carry big bags up 3 flights of stairs as no lift to room (no help offered). Once in room, there was a bug infestation everywhere, every... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

The location is great, not too far from BTS - Nana Station. Only 15 m. away from main road. The staffs are nice & welcome. BUT... no elevator and have to take shuttle Tuk Tuk to another hotel for breakfast (3-5 mins ride)

Thank mesymes
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

I just stayed for 1 night in Bkk. The receiption does not speak English well, didn't tell me any information how to get to the room, how is working with the breakfast etc. The room was exactly as the photos, but much smaller. In the toilett there were still some hairs and water didn't work well. For BF you need... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Actually, it depends what you actually need from the Hotel , like setting your expectation so my review based on this , I needed the cheapest hotel in Sukhumvit Street , with available rooms with rooms looking good in pics . I booked online through booking.com , and then when I arrived there they didnt have my reservation confirmed but... More 

Thank Keshka53
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

POSITIVES – Central location (2 mins walk from Nana BTS station) , cheap with all basic amenities. NEGATIVES – No lift, you get what you pay for. SUMMARY – Overall I was pleased to use the hotel as a very cheap bolt hole for a short while. DETAILS I stayed for about 6 hours (not overnight) in March 2015. Excluding... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The location is the only thing this place has got going for it as it is across the road from Soi 11. I know you can't blame the hotel but it's extremely noisy with people coming in at all hours slamming doors and drunk, doesn't help the whole place is tiled. There are many other hotels in the area so... More 

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Staying in Sukhumvit

Neighborhood Profile
With a mix of shopping malls, hip bars and food stalls lining both sides of Thailand’s longest road, you’ll rarely encounter a dull moment along Sukhumvit. While the main road itself doesn't offer a lot in terms of entertainment, it's the adjoining 'sois' (alleys) where the magic happens. Popular spots are soi 11 for a lively night out, soi 4 for naughty nightlife and soi 21 for world-class shopping at Terminal 21. It's hard to cover everything this area has to offer in on day, so be sure to take your time. Sukhumvit is heavily congested with traffic during day and night, so getting from A to B is most convenient using the BTS Skytrain right above it.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brand new inn is situated on Sukhumvit Soi 8. Royal Express Inn has 19 cheerful, modern & cozy rooms, with all rooms featuring a comfy king size-bed, wall-mounted flat screen TV, ensuite bathroom and complimentary wireless Internet access. It is only 50 meters from Nana BTS Skytrain Station & within an easy walk, a plethora of dining and entertainment venues, street stalls, banks, shopping centers and much more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Express Inn Bangkok

Address: 4/3, Soi Sukhumvit 8, Sukhumvit Road | Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Bangkok > Sukhumvit
Price Range: $13 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Royal Express Inn Bangkok 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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