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Passport Bookshop

523 Phra Sumain Road, Boworn Niwet Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon District., Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 629 0694
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4 weeks ago
“Wonderful bookstore with coofee and other drinks (snacks too, but didn't get the chance to try them).”
Jun 4, 2017
“Hidden gem in centre BKK”
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523 Phra Sumain Road, Boworn Niwet Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon District., Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

These guys clearly love books and people too! They have recommendations on the bookshelves (and here I'm conffessing I mean they make those in English. It's a foreign-language bookstore in Bangkok). Coffee's great too.

Thank Simon D
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Quiet and cozy space with great selection of book, a cup of tea while listening to Bach songs. I'm in heaven! I also love the idea that some hilight books have a hand written review at its cover, like children book reviewed by a kid...More

Thank Pateera T
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

For those looking for second-hand books in English, books in Thai, original postcards, or else a quiet place where to indulge in a coffee and a piece of apple cake while planning the next step of their journey, this is their place!

Thank yartac128
Reviewed November 27, 2016

Must visit if you love books and indie bookshops. Yo and Noom set up a beautiful space to enjoy a cuppa and good books in a serene, artistic environment. An oasis of peace from the heat and street life.

Thank Mabel Y
Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Every time I'm in Bangkok I make time to stop at Passport Bookshop. It is a quiet little bookstore with a great atmosphere, great coffee, and a good selection of books in a variety of languages. The owners are extremely helpful and will gladly make...More

Thank Stephanie L
Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

Love this place! It's a cute little bookshop/cafe and we stop in every time we're in Bangkok and always leave with more books than we need! The staff is excellent and friendly and they provide excellent recommendations! If you're a book lover definitely check this...More

Thank Steph A
Reviewed January 4, 2015

This is one of the very first Thailand's independent bookshops. The owners are a lovely couple, Num & Yo. Both do speak good English. Too bad they don't have much English books in the shop. However, it is a good stop over on a hot...More

Thank Ano N
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Stumbled upon this while walking in BKK four years ago. Quiet little place crammed with lots of books, mainly in Thai, and teas from around the world. A nice walk from Khaosan Rd. area on your way to catch the little boats on the nearby...More

Thank kevinigloo
Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

Fresh haven to rest from the heat while sipping a cup of ice tea and browsing your news thanks to the wifi. The tenants are moreover really nice!

Thank Guillaume_DKW
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  • Address: 523 Phra Sumain Road, Boworn Niwet Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon District., Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 629 0694
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