Shangri-La Hotel | Bangkok | Thailand

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With lush gardens, river views and a signature spa, the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok offers guests the warmth of the Thai capital amid the serenity of a tropical retreat.

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Location
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Central Silom, Bangkok
No of Rooms
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799
Distance from Airport
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Accommodation Type
Shangri-La Wing
Krungthep Wing

The Shangri-La Hotel Bangkok, is a 5-star luxury hotel in the central Silom district of the city. The design and appointments express the welcoming warmth and richness of Thai culture throughout the hotel, from traditional teak dining pavilions to the most up-to-date room features.

The hotel has a total of 799 rooms including 52 suites in two wings, Shangri-La and Krungthep, and is adjacent to the Saphan Taksin station of the Skytrain, Bangkok’s elevated metro system.

With a commitment to provide superior facilities, the hotel is currently upgrading the Shangri-La Wing’s swimming pool and restaurants. The pool and Thai restaurant re-open in November, followed by the Cafe in December. The hotel continues to operate as usual with uninterrupted service. Disruptions are kept to a minimum, and alternative facilities are available.

Work is confined to the Shangri-La Wing only. Detached from the main wing, the deluxe Krungthep Wing offers privacy and quiet luxury with personal butler service, lounge privileges and a private riverside pool.

Accommodation

The Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok comprises 799 luxurious guestrooms in two adjacent towers. All rooms have river or city views and are decorated with classic Thai touches including silk and teak finishings. Rooms in the exclusive Krungthep Wing offer garden balconies overlooking a private pool and the Chao Phraya river.

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All rooms include:

  • Broadband Internet access
  • Satellite/cable television
  • In-house movie channels
  • Full-size executive writing desk
  • International direct dial telephone
  • Voice mail
  • Electronic safe
  • Bedside lighting and curtain controls
  • Balcony/Patio
  • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Mini-bar
  • Shangri-La toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Feather duvet and pillows
  • Pillow menu with hypoallergenic options
  • Scent menu (Horizon and Executive River View Rooms)
Shangri-La Wing

Rooms

Deluxe
Style and elegance define Deluxe Rooms, which offer side views of the Chao Phraya River.

  • The room is decorated in an elegant, Thai-inspired décor with contemporary accents.
  • Rooms feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, and premium Shangri-La toiletries.
  • The room dimensions are 34 sqm/365 sqft.

Deluxe Balcony
Enjoy dramatic views of the Chao Phraya River in a spacious Deluxe Balcony Rooms, whose contemporary décor is enhanced by the rich beauty of Thai decorative motifs and colourful hand-crafted artworks, wooden furniture.

  • The room offers a private balcony to enjoy memorable views of the river.
  • Rooms feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, and premium Shangri-La toiletries.
  • The room dimensions are 40 sqm/439 sqft.
Executive River View
Distinctively decorated with the bed turned at an angle to face the window, Executive River Rooms include a charming combination of carpeted and wood floorings.

  • The room has rich wood flooring at the entrance, leading to a carpeted sleeping area.
  • Rooms feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, and a separate, glass-enclosed shower.
  • The room dimensions are 34 sqm/365 sqft.

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Suites

Executive Suite
Executive Suites, located at the two corners of each floor, provide generous space and luxurious comfort with uninterrupted views of the Chao Phraya River.

  • Executive Suites contain a separate sitting room, providing a place to comfortably host an intimate gathering.
  • The suites feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, and a separate, glass-enclosed shower.
  • The suite dimensions are 70 sqm/753 sqft.

Specialty Suite
Specialty Suites provide exceptionally luxurious, expansive space for travellers who may wish to entertain guests of their own.

  • Specialty Suites contain a separate, spacious sitting room, kitchenette and dining area ideal for entertaining or other gatherings.
  • The suites feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, a separate, glass-enclosed shower and a Jacuzzi.
  • The suite dimensions are 208 sqm/2238 sqft.

Presidential Suite
The Presidential Suite offers exceptionally spacious and luxurious accommodations, with classic Thai furnishings, an expansive floorplan and attentive service that make for a premier stay in Bangkok.

  • The Presidential Suite contains a separate, spacious sitting room, kitchenette and dining area ideal for entertaining or other gatherings.
  • The suite features in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, a separate, glass-enclosed shower and a Jacuzzi.
  • The suite dimensions are 306 sqm/3293 sqft.

Horizon Club

The more you travel, the more life’s little luxuries become absolute necessities. And so Shangri-La has created an exclusive retreat where today’s frequent business travellers can experience a higher standard of accommodation, personalised service and a host of special privileges and amenities. It is the Horizon Club.

Horizon Club rooms, located on Levels 18-25 of the Shangri-La Wing with spectacular views of Bangkok, offer your all of the following benefits:

  • Club Floor Check-in and Check-out
    On arrival, a Guest Relations Officer will personally escort you to the Club Lounge where your check-in will be handled smoothly and quickly.
  • Deluxe Guest Room
    Horizon Club floor rooms offer the ultimate in comfort and convenience. Thoughtful little extras include private facsimile machine, personal voice mail and an executive size desk.
  • Lounge Facilities
    In addition to business services, broadband internet access and private meeting rooms, the exclusive Club Lounge provides a wide selection of newspapers, magazines, books and board games.
  • Complimentary Buffet Breakfast
    A sumptuous buffet breakfast is served every morning in the Club Lounge.
  • Newspaper and Fresh Fruits
    Every day, a selection of fresh tropical fruits is replenished and delivered to your room together with an international newspaper.
  • Free Suit Pressing
    Once you’ve settled in, the Club’s friendly, attentive staff will arrange for your suit to be pressed.
  • Purser Service
    During your stay, the Club Purser is on hand to respond to your needs, from onward travel and hotel reservations to shopping and entertainment arrangements.
  • Complimentary Beverages
    Throughout the day, you can help yourself to free fruit juices, soft drinks, tea and coffee. In the early evening, enjoy refreshing cocktails on the house.
Horizon Club
With an inviting, Thai-inspired décor, plus exclusive Horizon Club privileges, these rooms are an excellent choice for the traveller who requires added personalised attention and services.

  • The room has rich wood flooring at the entrance, leading to a carpeted sleeping area.
  • Rooms feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, and a separate, glass-enclosed shower.
  • The room dimensions are 34 sqm/365 sqft.

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Premier
With expansive comfort and an inviting, Thai-inspired décor, plus exclusive Horizon Club privileges, these rooms are an excellent choice for the traveller who requires added personalised attention and services.

  • The room has rich wood flooring at the entrance, leading to a carpeted sleeping area.
  • Rooms feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, and a separate, glass-enclosed shower.
  • The room dimensions are 68 sqm/731 sqft.

Executive Suite
Executive Suites, located at the two corners of each floor, provide generous space and luxurious comfort, with uninterrupted views of the Chao Phraya River.

  • Executive Suites contain a separate sitting room, providing a place to comfortably host an intimate gathering.
  • The suites feature in-house movie channels, satellite television, an executive writing desk, broadband Internet access, and two outside phone lines.
  • The marble-floored bathroom contains plush bathrobes, slippers, premium Shangri-La toiletries, and a separate, glass-enclosed shower.
  • The suite dimensions are 70 sqm/753 sqft.

Krungthep Wing

The exclusive Krungthep Wing offers a world of quiet restful luxury inside a private enclave of the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok. All rooms and suites have generous floorplans and a luxurious, Thai-inspired décor with high ceilings, chandeliers and spacious private balconies with memorable views of the Chao Phraya River.

The Krungthep Wing is conveniently located within a minute’s walk to the Skytrain system, linking you quickly and easily to Bangkok’s prime shopping and business districts. The wing is also home to the award-winning spa, Chi, which offers expansive, private treatment suites, including personal changing rooms and customised scents and oils.

Krungthep Wing Deluxe Rooms and Suites

Located on the top floors of the Krungthep Wing, stays at Deluxe Rooms and Suites come with the following benefits:

  • Personal butler service
  • Complimentary breakfast at the Riverside Lounge
  • Daily newspaper and fresh tropical fruit in your room
  • Fruit juice, soft drinks, tea or coffee at the lounge or by the pool, throughout the day
  • Afternoon high tea, and early evening cocktails and canapés at the Riverside Lounge
  • Sundowner cocktail and canapés delivered nightly to your room, with our compliments
  • Complimentary pressing of two garments per guest per stay
  • Use of laptop computers, available upon request
  • Unlimited broadband Internet access in your room
  • Wireless Internet access at the Riverside Lounge
  • Priority restaurant and banquet reservations

Rooms

Deluxe
Located in the exclusive Krungthep Wing with a separate entrance, reception and riverside lobby lounge, Deluxe rooms are spacious and well-appointed, each with private balconies providing full panoramas of the famous Chao Phraya river.

  • Personal butlers provide all-day pampering, from organizing bath menus to special dining, shopping, tour and spa arrangements.
  • Stays include deluxe breakfasts and all-day beverages at the Riverside Lounge, and access to a private pool.
  • Delight in afternoon high tea and early evening cocktails at the lounge, with our compliments.
  • Enjoy unlimited broadband and wireless Internet throughout your stay.
  • The room dimensions are over 43 sqm. / 473 sqft.

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Suites

Deluxe Suite
Located in the exclusive Krungthep Wing, Deluxe Suites offer a uniquely inviting combination of Thai and Western décor, with high ceilings, chandeliers and spacious private balconies providing a superb panorama of the Chao Phraya River, the pool and gardens.

  • Executive Suites contain a separate sitting room, providing a place to comfortably host an intimate gathering.
  • The suite features flat-panel satellite TV, DVD player and an in-suite audio system.
  • A fully marbled bathroom with separate shower and thoughtful amenities create a haven of luxury and comfort.
  • The suite dimensions are 84 sqm/904 sqft.

Specialty Suite
For those requiring extra space and who may entertain guests of their own, the Specialty Suite offers the floorplan, services and exclusive privileges to accommodate the most discerning traveller.

  • The Specialty Suite contains a separate sitting room, kitchenette and dining area ideal for entertaining or other gatherings.
  • The suite features flat-panel satellite TV, DVD player and an in-suite audio system.
  • A fully marbled bathroom with separate shower and Jacuzzi create a haven of luxury and comfort.
  • The suite dimensions are 129 sqm/1388 sqft.

Presidential Suite
The Presidential Suite offers exceptionally spacious and luxurious accommodations, with classic Thai furnishings, an expansive floorplan and attentive service that make for a premier stay in Bangkok.

  • The Presidential Suite contains a separate sitting room, kitchenette and dining area ideal for entertaining or other gatherings.
  • The suite features flat-panel satellite TV, DVD player and an in-suite audio system.
  • A fully marbled bathroom with separate shower and Jacuzzi create a haven of luxury and comfort.
  • The suite dimensions are 215 sqm/2314 sqft.

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Dining

Restaurants

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok offers an international range of culinary choices. Enjoy traditional Thai food, Asian and cosmopolitan dishes, or be tempted by an international buffet on board the Horizon, the hotels private river cruise ship. Dine at Angelini for authentic Italian dishes and Chinese favourites at Shang Palace.

Angelini

Voted the best Italian restaurant in Bangkok by readers of Bangkok Dining & Entertainment magazine for ten years in a row, Angelini offers contemporary Italian cuisine and interesting selection of world class wines in chic atmosphere.

Hours Lunch : 11.30am – 5pm
Snacks : 5pm – 6.30pm
Dinner : 6.30 pm – 11.30pm
Bar : 11.30am – 1am (Friday, Saturday public holidays until 2am)

Location Shangri-La Wing, Lobby Level
Dress Code Smart casual
Smoking Policy Angelini is a non-smoking restaurant
Edogin Japanese Restaurant

Discover the artful and refined atmosphere of Japanese dining in the relaxing restaurant. From sushi and sashimi to an assortment of attractively prepared seasonal delicacies, a wide variety of cuisine including favourites like tempura and sukiyaki are offered.

Hours Lunch : noon – 2.30pm
Dinner : 6.30pm – 10.30pm

Location Shangri-La Wing, Level 3
Dress Code Smart casual
Smoking Policy Edogin Japanese Restaurant is a non-smoking restaurant
Horizon II River Cruise

Enjoy an Asian and international buffet while cruising along the Chao Phraya River on a private riverboat.

Hours Ayutthaya Day Cruise: 8am – 5pm
Buffet Dinner Cruise: 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Location Horizon II Riverboat
Dress Code Casual
Smoking Policy The Horizon II accommodates both smokers and non-smokers.
Next2 Café & Terrace

The Hotel is currently upgrading Next2 at the Shangri-La Wing until November 2008. While the restaurant undergoes an exciting transformation, the Lobby Lounge provides international buffets, and Continental along with Asian a la carte meals, available 24/7.

Hours 24 Hours

Location Shangri-La Wing, Ground Floor
Dress Code Casual
Smoking Policy NEXT2 accommodates both smokers and non-smokers.
Salathip

Salathip was recently refurbished.

Hours 6.30pm – 10.30pm

Location By the Chao Phraya River
Dress Code Casual
Smoking Policy Salathip is a non-smoking restaurant
Shang Palace

Savour the best of regional Chinese cuisine in the elegant surroundings of the Shang Palace, which is particularly noted for delicious steamed seafood, noodles, dim sum and tasty barbecued meats.

Hours Lunch : 11.30 am – 2.30pm
Dinner: 6.30pm – 10.30pm

Location Shangri-La Wing, Level 3
Dress Code Smart casual
Smoking Policy Shang Palace is a non-smoking restaurant

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Lounges & Bars

Sip on cocktails at the Pool Bar, or enjoy light snacks and afternoon teas at the Lobby Lounge or the Riverside Lounge.

Lobby Lounge

Featuring beverages, snacks and live entertainment, the Lobby Lounge is in the heart of the hotel, overlooking the Chao Phraya River.

Hours 7am – midnight

Location Shangri-La Wing, Lobby
Dress Code Smart casual
Smoking Policy The Lobby Lounge is a non-smoking restaurant
Pool Bar

Enjoy refreshing tropical drinks and tempting snacks as you soak up the relaxing poolside atmosphere by the Pool Bar, located outside the Krungthep Wing.

Hours 10am – 8pm

Location Pool side
Dress Code Casual
Smoking Policy The Pool Bar accommodates both smokers and non-smokers.
Riverside Lounge

At the lobby lounge in the exclusive Krungthep Wing, the Riverside Lounge lives up to its name with dramatic Chao Phraya River views and a lush tropical setting. The Lounge offers an ideal backdrop for breakfast, teas, light snacks and cocktails with live entertainment in the evenings.

Hours 6am – midnight

Location Krungthep Wing, Lobby
Dress Code Smart casual
Smoking Policy The Riverside Lounge is a non-smoking restaurant.

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Activities

At the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, you’ll find many opportunities for fitness, rejuvenation and relaxation. In addition to pools, tennis courts, squash courts, and a completely-outfitted fitness centre with classes, Chi, The Spa at Shangri-La offers some of the largest private spa suites in Bangkok with a diverse menu of treatments based on traditional Asian principles.

Chi Spa
Spacious Luxury in a Private, Personal Spa

Featuring Bangkok’s largest and most luxurious private treatment suites, the signature Spa gives you the luxury of personal space and creates a sense of timelessness to indulge the senses, soothe the body, and revitalise the spirit.

Understanding Ch’i

In traditional Chinese philosophy, ch’i is the universal life force that governs well-being and personal vitality. For people to maintain good health, it is believed that ch’i must flow freely within the body.

Exercise, stretching, massage, hydrotherapy and movement of the mind through relaxation and meditation combine to assist the body’s natural renewal, forming the basis of the CHI experience.

Health club

The Fitness Centre is one of the largest in Bangkok, within a 10,000 square metre luxury sports and fitness complex designed to fulfill your every exercise need.

The Fitness Centre features over 40 different sports and fitness options under one roof, offering the most popular and progressive facilities, daily aerobics, dance, and personal training classes, services and programming combined with personalised service in an atmosphere of unprecedented comfort and convenience.

Resort Facilities

  • Aerobics & Dance Studio – 6pm Mondays & Thursdays
    9.30am & 6.30pm on Saturdays
  • Aromatherapy – 24 hrs
  • Yoga – 7pm on Wednesdays
    7.30am on Saturdays
  • Reflexology – 10am – 6pm
  • Massage – 24 hrs
  • Fitness Centre – 24 hrs
  • Squash Court -6am – 11pm
  • Sauna -6pm – 11pm
  • Steam Room -6am – 11pm
  • Indoor Jacuzzi -6am – 11pm
  • Outdoor Jacuzzi – 6pm – 8pm
  • Tennis Court – 6pm – 11pm
  • Main Swimming Pool
  • Krungthep Wing Swimming Pool* – 6am – 8pm
    * For the exclusive use of registered guests of the Krungthep Wing only

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