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Smile Society

Hostelworld.comUS$27*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Such a nice hostel! Defo get the breakfast! I think it was only 40 bht per day but worth it! You get a couple slices of toast, an egg and a sausage and a tea/coffee. In a good location only a 10 min walk to Lumpini Park and a shopping mall just across the main road! The host was lovely...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Smile Society has the nicest staff. It's in great condition, has great accommodations, and is kept very clean. Location was great for our purposes as well! The hostess is kind and hardworking. It was like having a cool auntie in Bangkok. Your room is kept clean, they'll do your laundry, help you travel plan, serve you breakfast before your next...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice stay at Smile Society Hostel. The manager is very helpful and sympathetic, the rooms are clean and the sheets changed everyday (really appreciable). The breakfast included every morning is for sure a plus! The location being pretty central makes it easy to reach the Grand Palace and temples. We would recommend this hostel to anyone who wants to...

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Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in Smile Society for 5 nights. The owner was very helpful at everything. The place was really clean and the location was just so great. Even though it's located in Silom which is the very busy area in Bangkok, I could sleep very well because it was so quiet during the nights. Anything can't go wrong with this...

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Cornwall, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed my stay here, the host lady was great and was full of advice. Was only here for a short stopover in Bangkok but enjoyed it. The place was spotlessly clean and the common area was sociable and friendly. A nice area of the city to be in too and easy access to the SkyTrain.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We LOVED our stay at the Smile Society. We stayed here 3 nights (2 when we arrived in Bangkok, 1 when we left). There are a million reasons that I would recommend staying at Smile Society. Here are just a few: Comfortable rooms with lockers, very clean (I didn't even wear sandals in the shower (a first for me at...

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

What a great hostal, it's super clean, the rooms are a bit small, but they do house keeping every day and the showers have free shampoo and super clean as the toilets. The common area is ok. But you get to meet people easy.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The room was clean; had good wifi, fridge, clean bathroom and air con. The only downside to our room was that it was in the basement, meaning no windows. Miss Bee was amazing, very helpful recommending places to visit and she makes a mean breakfast. The location is great, two minutes from the station and right in the heart of...

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Very clean and beautiful hostel, with great staff and many people to meet there. Its the perfect place to meet new people who often just arrived in Thailand/Bangkok. It is located in a quiet area, apart from the big big party places. Still there is a lot to do in the surrounding, like markets, a Skybar bars and more... The...

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Perfect if you are a solo traveler and want to meet other people. Great area to hang out and just watch a movie or relax with others. Host is really helpful and gives good advice about what you can do or how to get around. Its very close to a park where you can go for a run in the...

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Silom
Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions, this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many. Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop at Silom Complex for a great mix of Thai and international stores. After a day of strolling around the congested sidewalks, a visit to Silom's Lumphini Park, Bangkok's answer to NYC's Central Park, is a welcome change of scenery.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Smile Society is small youth hostel run by local. We are peaceful and environmental friendly. Staff are knowledgeable and happy to help guide your trip. You will see as local sees, eat like local eats and feel like local does. We provide clean, cosy and comfortable accommodation for young travelers around the world. No matter you travel alone, with family or friends, we have many room types suit you needs. You will meet other nice travelers to share stories or personal interest or travel together. We are not in old city but located in great location on Silom Road which make you easy to explore Bangkok. We are only 5 min walk to Sky trian and Metro. Traveling to Grand Palace, Wat Pho, Wat Arun, China Town, etc is very easy and cheap. All rooms are air-condition and non-smoking. We have private rooms and shared room in only Female or MIXED dormitory. We are eco-friendly, our hostel has no elevator. It is good for free exercise :) We appreciate you read and understand our house rules and conditions before booking. We ban tourist sex and don't accept Thai girl or Thai boy. We have age limitation 49 yrs old as some facilities are not well-supported to that certain age. We reserve the right to decline any booking that do not comply with our house rules. To book a room, please make a direct booking to our website. To get good deal, pls contact us via website smilesocietyhostel only. Hope to see you soon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Smile Society

Address: 130/3-4, Silom Soi 6, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Silom
Price Range: €10 - €43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smile Society 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“basement room is comfy and quite (not near anyone else) but no windows can be disorientating”
kizfreak, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“aim for the bottom bunks, the ladders are crazy squeaky”
Chasthetraveller, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Close to the station and night life. Smaller dorms are probably better.”
Alimeister77, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“best location.”
murtazaa2017, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Walking distance from BTS train station”
iriss438, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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