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The Sukhothai Bangkok: The best place to stay in Bangkok for an unforgettable experience


Heading to Thailand’s famously busy capital for the first time? Now all you have to do is find the best place to stay in Bangkok! To find the best place to stay in Bangkok, you need to look at nightlife and restaurant options, proximity to the main tourist attractions, and the accessibility to main public transportation hubs. The thing about Bangkok, however, is that there is nightlife and restaurants everywhere, and tourist attractions are pretty much spread out across the metropolis, so the question of the best place to stay in Bangkok comes down to the level of comfort you seek, and the ease of which you can travel around this city that is notorious for its traffic.



The Sukhothai Bangkok on Sathorn Road in downtown Bangkok meets all of the above requirements for the best place to stay in Bangkok, and more! We are proud to recommend The Sukhothai Bangkok as the best place to stay in Bangkok because it is a unique and beautiful 5-star luxury hotel that gives you the utmost hospitality in a serene setting, yet is still located in the beating heart of the city, and close to public transport options that will take you anywhere that you want to go.


The Sukhothai Bangkok has received many esteemed awards and accolades from a variety of prestigious travel magazines and organizations that certifies it as one of the best places to stay in Bangkok. Famous authorities that have mentioned us include the Forbes Travel Guide, Travel + Leisure Magazine, and Conde Nast Traveler.  Some of our many awards include being listed in The Michelin Guide Thailand 2021 under “Grand Luxury – Design” hotels section, voted the “No.1 Hotel in Bangkok” in Condé Nast Traveler’s 2021 Readers’ Choice Award, and recognized as one of the Travel + Leisure's Top 500 Hotels in the World 2022.


The best place to stay in Bangkok for those looking for elegance and luxury


An elegant oasis of space and calm, The Sukhothai Bangkok is truly one of the best places to stay in Bangkok where guests can enjoy an unparalleled level of comfort and personalized service as well as top class gourmet dining options. At The Sukhothai Bangkok, you will find spacious rooms complete with the modernity of the finest amenities, as well as sumptuous surroundings with quintessential Thai charm with a contemporary flair. Our attentive staff are dedicated to making you feel like the welcomed guest that you are. Whether you are a first-timer to the city, a repeat visitor who calls Bangkok a second or third home, or a residence of Bangkok itself just looking for a staycation, our team will make your stay at The Sukhothai Bangkok as wonderful as possible, just to make sure that you will look forward to visiting us again as we will look forward to welcoming you. As the best place to stay in Bangkok, your time with us will be one that is full of warmth and welcome.



Spacious, elegant rooms and spectacular suites at The Sukhothai Bangkok provide a place of privacy and peace. The Sukhothai Bangkok features 210 rooms and suites spread over two wings: the Main Wing and the Club Wing. In the Main Wing there is more of a distinct old-world vibe, while in the newer Sukhothai Club Wing, the rooms have a more contemporary vibe. Whichever Wing you choose, you will find rooms that have been designed to provide impeccable luxury and the ultimate place to unwind after an entire day spent exploring Bangkok.


The Sukhothai Bangkok is famous for being the best place to stay in Bangkok that comes with not just one but three top-tier restaurants. Celadon is our famous traditional Thai restaurant that serves authentic dishes in an enchanting setting with a view of our famous Lotus Pond. La Scala is a favorite for those seeking Italian flavors in an elegant space. Colonnade is the go-to for Bangkokians and in-the-know visitors for a breakfast and legendary Sunday Brunch that provides an unrivaled gastronomic adventure.



In addition to luxurious accommodations and dining options, The Sukhothai Bangkok is also considered the best place to stay in Bangkok because you will get a rest and leisure experience like no other. Our state-of-the-art fitness center holds many options for you to stay fit and in top shape while on vacation. Our newly renovated spa is no ordinary wellness destination, but designed to be a sanctuary that takes relaxation and wellness to a whole new level. The gardens of the hotel are a restorative oasis of serenity and relaxation in the midst of Bangkok’s busy pace. Whether you want to exercise away your stress, indulge in exclusive body treatments, or amble in the quiet serenity of our gardens, we are sure that you will have a truly luxurious and elegant time.


The Sukhothai Bangkok boasts unique architecture, stunning greenery, and sophisticated accommodations. Since opening its doors over three decades ago, Our rate of repeat visitors is also very high, reflecting the fact that travelers do not only think of us as the best place to stay in Bangkok, but also as a warm and welcome home in the heart of this bustling city.


The best place to stay in Bangkok for those looking for convenience and liveliness




The thing you will notice if you search The Sukhothai Bangkok in Google is its prime location in Silom District, next to embassies, shopping malls, restaurants, and even Bangkok’s largest public park. This district is one of Bangkoks premier shopping, food, and entertainment hubs, like Oxford Street in London or Shinjuku in Tokyo. You can find everything you want as a seasoned traveler or first-time visitor, as a tourist or business traveler, as a family, couple, or flying solo. Sathorn is essentially Silom’s quieter sibling, which makes it one of the best places to stay in Bangkok as it offers more peace, but also the option of being right in the middle of the action should you want to.


The nearby Saladaeng BTS Station and Lumpini MRT Station offer incredible connections to anywhere you’d like to go. Starting from The Sukhothai Bangkok puts you in a central spot to many sights in Bangkok as well.


Things to see and do around The Sukhothai Bangkok include:

  • Visit Lumpini Park to enjoy the greenery and watch the local people jog or do their daily workouts
  • Stroll the little alleys for quaint restaurants and cafes.
  • Take a quick taxi ride to the riverside and take a cruise down the Chao Phraya river
  • Shopping on Silom Road. From street vendors to a department store, find all that you want on one street!



Why The Sukhothai Bangkok is located in a very convenient area:


  • Sathorn Road is quieter than the other popular places to stay in Bangkok because there’s less nightlife venues on the road itself.
  • There are lots of great restaurants all around, including many Michelin-star-rated ones, so there are a lot of interesting food choices available. Many Michelin restaurants offer reasonably priced lunch menus.
  • Good place for connections to all parts of Bangkok and day trips out of the city, including the airport limousine bus.


The best place to stay in Bangkok for those looking for something as elegant as it is unique




The Sukhothai Bangkok enchants visitors with an upscale stay that is quintessentially Thai but with an urban modernity. Natural, traditional, and graceful are some of the words that define us - as a space, as a people, and as an experience. Our complex was designed to be an urban oasis, a place where you can reconnect with what is possibly the most luxurious thing in a city, if not the world: nature. The Sukhothai Bangkok is the best place to stay in Bangkok that provides a sense of exclusivity and privacy for guests who are seeking a more secluded and intimate experience, which is why our discerning guests always return to stay with us.