Sathorn is a relatively new place in Bangkok. It is famous among business travellers as it offers a host of good hotels and great places to eat. This area has witnessed spectacular growth in the recent years owing to its close proximity to prime areas such as Silom, Siam, the Riverside and the Sukhumvit Road. It finds particular interest among the expat community, the business traveler and long stay visitors vying for a perfect place to stay. The city retains a fresh look because of its recent development. It is because of this reason that you see many a foreign embassies being set up here. Sathorn stretches from the Lumpini park south onto the river. The Sathorn district is well fed by the Bangkok Skytrain or the BTS as it is commonly known and has two stations here namely, Surasak and Saphan Taksin. Besides being renowned for its good hotels, the place also offers some world class options for dining. The place is not as much frequented for sights/attractions as for its hotels and eating options. Lets discover what all this city has in store for a visitor.
Lumpini Park: This Park is the Bangkok’s oldest and the biggest. Named after the birth place of Lord Buddha, this place offers a tranquil environment with its rich flora and fauna. This huge park spreading over half a million square meters promises to be a great escape for the Bangkok residents looking for a break. Everybody right from young to the old is a visitor to this great park. It also has a forest park which has water monitor lizards enchanting its visitors. It is fast gaining repute as an outdoor destination famous for the paddling boats, rowing and an outdoor fun gym.
Anantara Bangkok Sathorn : Wont find a better place than this in Sathorn. It gets as absolute wow from every visitor it welcomes. Great for staying with family as well.
Banyan Tree Hotel: A great place to stay at an excellent location. It offers a serene environment due to its location. Banyan Tree is the tallest all suite luxury hotel offering up to 216 suites.
Sathorn Vista, Marriott Executive Apartments: Perfection redefined. A truly world class Hotel.
The Sukhothai Hotel: A luxurious five star resort in the heart of the city.
Sathorn is a haven for a foodie. It has an expansive range of restaurants serving multi cuisines at roof top terraces and fine dining restaurants. Let us have a taste of the selected few.
Sukhothai Hotel Chocolate Buffet: Don’t miss this if you are there over the weekend. The Hotel offers three and a half hour buffet from Friday to Sunday beginning 4’O clock. A must for all buffet expeditionists, go on an empty stomach and savoir the fun.
Vertigo Grill and Moon Bar: Breathtaking view from this roof top restaurant. Perfect for a romantic date.
Nahm Restaurant: The best Thai cuisine you can ever have. A gem inside the Metropolitan Hotel.