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The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel
Ranked #14 of 891 Hotels in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed April 21, 2014

This was not my first stay here but even more comfortable than previous ones, wonderful Spa service and the hotel staff is so helpful. Great service at rain tree café, particularly Mrs. Pranee showed incredible kindness and customer care focus.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled on business
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2014

Dear 923Alessandra,

Thank you for your continued support of the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing your kind feedback on TripAdvisor.

Customer care is undoubtedly one of our key focus areas within the hotel and it is rewarding to know that you appreciated our efforts along with the extra kindness and care that Pranee showed. I will be sure to share your feedback with the team to further reinforce their efforts. I am also delighted that you took the chance to make use of some of our leisure facilities such as the Spa Athénée. During your next visit please be sure to try our signature Spa treatment, namely the Immunetra Blood Type massage which makes use of the exclusive range of Spa products by Anne Sémonin.

Thank you once again for your kind feedback. We all look forward to providing you with another memorable stay during your next visit to the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

Kind regards,
ChooLeng Goh
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

I was there for a conference, also held at the hotel, and the experience was great from beginning to end. The room had all the elements that matter most to me (lots of electrical sockets, big bed, big window, bathrobe/slippers, tea/coffee supplies, good light), the service was top notch, and the food was excellent, both breakfast and dinner (although only tried one restaurant). And it's beautiful. Highly recommended.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled on business
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2  Thank Ann S
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2014

Dear Ann S,

Thank you for sharing your experience with us at the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel on TripAdvisor.

It certainly is rewarding when we receive such kind feedback from a valued guest such as yourself, thank you. We are thrilled that you not only found the service of our associates to be top notch, but that you also appreciated several of our facilities. Our culinary team strives to deliver memorable meals and we are delighted that you enjoying dining with us.

Thank you once again for your recommendation. We all look forward to welcoming you back soon to the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel for another enjoyable stay.

Kind regards,
ChooLeng Goh
General Manager

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Reviewed April 14, 2014

Stayed for five nights for a conference and everything was perfect. Check in was swift and courteous; room was large with high quality fittings and amenities; breakfast choice and quality was excellent. I have a Starwood preferred guest membership and I would recommend everyone to apply for membership before staying. It's free and can be done on their website and at this hotel they have a few floors for SPG members. I'm not sure how much better these floors are than the standard ones, but my room was terrific. Especially liked that the room had 6-7 large bottles of complimentary water refreshed every day. The pool area was really pleasant and the staff were all very helpful.

  • Stayed: April 2014
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3  Thank Scottzbj
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2014

Dear Scottzbj,

Thank you very much for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor of your recent stay with us in the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

We are delighted that your recent stay with us met your expectations. Your positive feedback regarding our service, facilities, guestrooms and variety on our signature breakfast is highly appreciated. We are thrilled that you appreciate your Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) membership, it certainly does give members a host of additional benefits such as 15% savings when you dine in any of our restaurants. Enrolling in SPG is quick and easy and can be done manually in our hotel or via our website.

Thank you once again for your kind feedback. We are looking forward to welcoming you back for another flawless stay at the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

Kind Regards,
ChooLeng Goh
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Reviewed April 14, 2014

We were at the hotel for one night. From the check in to the check out, the services were superb. Because we visited the hotel the firs time, we were given a very special Thai welcome "bouquet". We were then told to hurry up to go to the lounge before the food would be taken away at 8pm. Great tip. The food in the lounge was plentiful and excellent. We were poured two glasses of wine (free) to go with our food. Because we would leave the hotel at 5:30am to catch the next flight, there were two "breakfast boxes" waiting for us at check out. The box did not contain anything special. But it was the thought and gesture that counted.

In Bangkok, I stayed in the St Regis before. St Regis may be one minor step higher. But considering the price and the services, as aforementioned, I will come back to Plaza Athenee first next time.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled as a couple
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2014

Dear Ray820,

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience of your stay with us in the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel on TripAdvisor.

Our team in Le Royal Club strive to go the extra step for all our valued guests and I am delighted that you appreciated their efforts. I hope that on your return to Bangkok you will be able to stay longer so that you may experience some more of the fantastic benefits and facilities that we have available in the hotel, such as our award winning venues located on the 03 floor.

Once again, many thanks for your kind feedback and we are all looking forward to welcoming you back soon to the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel for another memorable stay.

Kind Regards,
ChooLeng Goh
General Manager

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Reviewed April 13, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Plaza Athenee last Friday and Saturday night. Our first trip to Thailand and this Hotel was simply wonderful. Staff we're lovely and very generous with their conversations. Our suite on the 19th floor was huge, the bed and pillows were very sumptuous. We ate at the hotel restaurants both nights and were not disappointed. The buffet breakfasts were stunning. We are due to return next week and we can't wait, seriously recommend this hotel for a special treat.

Stayed: April 2014, traveled as a couple
2  Thank Anthony H
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2014

Dear Buccasaint,

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for taking your time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor.

We truly appreciate your kind remarks regarding our associates and the service they offered you and your wife. Our suites do provide a haven for relaxation and we are delighted that they met your expectations. We endeavor to offer a wide variety of outstanding cuisine in our award winning restaurants and I am thrilled that our culinary team was able to leave you with such a positive impression.

Once again, thank you for your kind feedback and recommendation. We are looking forward to welcoming you back this week for another enjoyable stay at the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

Kind Regards,
ChooLeng Goh
General Manager

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Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I have come to Bkk for business numerous times over the years. I find the Club level service simply the best. In addition the pool is one of its finest features. So whether it is for business or holiday you will never disappoint with the five star service of Plaza Athenee.

Stayed: March 2014, traveled on business
2  Thank Ted Lee F
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2014

Dear Ted Lee F,

Many thanks for your continued support of the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien and for taking your time to share your review on TripAdvisor.

It is always rewarding when a valued guests such as yourself shares such positive feedback, I will definitely share this with the team. We are delighted that you thoroughly appreciate the service of our Le Royal Club associates and that you enjoy our lagoon styled swimming pool.

Once again, many thanks for your kind feedback. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back soon to the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

Kind Regards,
ChooLeng Goh
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Reviewed April 12, 2014

We've stayed at the Plaza Athenee twice recently and it's still our favorite in Bangkok. Service is always exceptional. As an SPG Platinum, we've been upgraded, most recently to a huge suite. We've always had great views over Bangkok. Breakfast is still one of the best with a huge selection. The location is so convenient, with some great restaurants within a five minute walk, and steps from the Skytrain. Room service is consistently good. Sure, this isn't the most modern of Bangkok hotels, but the service and location make up for it. We'll be back.

  • Stayed: November 2013, traveled on business
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2  Thank gringa220
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PlazaAtheneeBKK, General Manager at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2014

Dear gringa220,

Many thanks for your continued support of the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing such kind feedback on TripAdvisor.

We certainly do focus on providing our valued guests with the highest service standards and your positive feedback certainly reinforces our efforts, thank you. Our signature Le Méridien Breakfast showcases a wide variety of cuisines from all over the world and we are delighted that you enjoyed it along with our in-room dining service. We are also thrilled that you appreciated your SPG platinum benefits and that you found our location to be convenient. I would also like to take this opportunity to let you know that we are in the process of refurbishing our guestrooms to ensure that our valued guests continue to receive the highest standard of facilities.

Thank you once again for your kind remarks. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon for another enjoyable stay in the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel.

Kind Regards,
ChooLeng Goh
General Manager

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Address: 61, Witthayu Road | Lumphini, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Location: Thailand > Bangkok > Pathumwan
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#10 Spa Hotel in Bangkok
#13 Luxury Hotel in Bangkok
#40 Business Hotel in Bangkok
#40 Romantic Hotel in Bangkok
Price Range: $195 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 374
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Situated in the heart of central Bangkok just steps from Phloenchit BTS skytrain station, The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok is built on the former site of Kandhavas Palace and is one of Bangkok’s most fashionable places to stay and play host. Each of the 374 guestrooms and suites provides impressive views of Bangkok skyline and showcases a Thai-colonial design blending historic Thai culture with the most modern conveniences. Guests looking to relax have an array of facilities to enjoy, including a choice of eight award-winning food and beverage venues, rooftop lagoon-style swimming pool, and spa treatments curated for every blood type, to name a few. Family-friendly options include a choice of Family Room or Family Suite, child-friendly swimming pool, and amenities tailor-made to make your child’s stay more memorable. With the recent completion of a remodeling project, the hotel has been awarded the prestigious Five Star Asia Pacific Property Award 2015-2016 in the category of “Best Hotel Interior Thailand.” The hotel is also the first hotel in the world to achieve an ISO20121 certification for sustainable operations. ... more   less 
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