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Malaysia Hotel – One of the original “Recommended by Lonely Planet” hotels in Bangkok

Hotel Name: Malaysia Hotel Address: 54 Soi Ngam Duphli, Rama 4 Road, Sathorn, Bangkok, Thailand The Malaysia Hotel is a 3-star hotel in the Sathorn area of Bangkok. I don’t usually stay in this area of Bangkok but I saw it while I was staying at an Airbnb nearby. Upon further investigation I found out […]

Madam Guest House – a $5 a night guesthouse in central Bangkok

Guesthouse Name: Madam Guest House Address: 11 Soi Saphan Khu, off Soi Sri Bamphen, Sathorn, Bangkok, Thailand I’ve sometimes wondered if there are still any $5 a night guesthouses left in central Bangkok. You would never find such places on online booking sites, so it’s a matter of finding out from guide book listings (or […]

Guesthouse Review: Moon House, Bangkok – Thailand

Hotel Name: Moon House Address: Soi Sri Bamphen, Bangkok, Thailand I stayed at Moon House guesthouse in the old Soi Ngam Duphli backpacker neighbourhood of Bangkok. Before Khao San Road become the backpacker haven in Bangkok this area was where backpackers used to go. I was staying in the neighbourhood reviewing some different accommodation options […]

Airbnb Review: A vintage 1960’s tropical villa in Sathorn, Bangkok – Thailand

Airbnb name: 1 Flavor of Old Bangkok/Center+Bike Address: Near Sathorn and Rama IV Intersection, Bangkok, Thailand I’ve stayed at several Airbnb’s in Bangkok, which has been a good way to discover new areas of the city (new to me at least). I don’t usually stay in the Sathorn area but this room in a “vintage […]

Shanghai Mansion – a 1930’s Shanghai theme hotel in Bangkok

Hotel Name: Shanghai Mansion Bangkok Address: 479-481 Yaowaraj Road, China Town, Bangkok, Thailand The Shanghai Mansion is a hotel I had on my list of places I wanted to stay in Bangkok. I discovered this hotel on my previous visit when I was wandering around Chinatown. It’s design looked so intriguing that I made a […]