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Riva Surya Bangkok

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Riva Surya is a beautiful hotel right on the river in Bangkok, close to all the temples and sights of Old Bangkok, as well as a boat taxi stop, making it easy to reach other areas of the city. Everyone on the staff was friendly and helped with any questions we had. Our room was big with a nice...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel situated beside the river and close to the evening market, nightlife and good restaurants. Can't fault the welcoming staff at this hotel from the moment we arrived to leaving. The beds are so comfortable, probably the most in any hotel stay. Paid for the breakfast for one day and was worth it. If we did not have an...

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Flagstaff, AZ
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This small, boutique hotel is located right along the river (man made channel actually). It has a lovely view, a nice pool and our room was quite comfortable. We enjoyed the very generous buffet breakfast. It was easy to walk around the surrounding neighborhood or catch a TukTuk. The service was friendly. However, it was quite odd that upon checking...

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Stony Plain, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just came back from a three night stay and had the most amazing time. Front desk staff Wit was a pleasure to deal with. He arranged us a beautiful dinner cruise and was always there to great us back from our day exploring. The hotel itself was fantastic, great location in the heart of Bangkok with a fantastic pool to...

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Nottingham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for just one night. Rooms were lovely, but the service was exceptional from all staff that we had contact with. Located on the river with busy streets all around this was a lovely oasis in Bangkok.

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 week ago

The setting for Riva Surya is perfectly charming. When I initially arrived late on Friday evening I was a bit concerned as the road on Phra Arthit is quite noisy with many outdoor cafes. Luckily as soon as you enter Riva Surya you step into an escape/oasis and can relax in the expansive lounge/pool area beside the river. We spent...

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Columbus, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the Riva Surya. Great breakfast, friendly staff, good location. Rooms clean and in good repair. Great view of river from decks. Kids were happy playing in the pool after a hot day at the temples

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say..... I've stayed in several Bangkok hotels before however this by far has to be the best. Arrived on 24th Feb for one night and absolutely loved our stay. From the minute we arrived the staff were attentive and fantastic. We were tires after a long flight and were greeted with warm towels and tea. Following that...

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Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for 2 nights in March, 2017 with my husband. I loved the antique(not old though) style of the hotel. The staff members were all kind. The view from the swimming pool especially at sunset was exquisite. But I didn't like that people smoke at the pool area even kids around them. The location is perfect. It's right next...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are currently staying at this fantastic hotel for 4 nights before flying to Phuket and we could not be happier. We have two riverside balcony rooms and the view over the river is magnificent especially at night. The location of this hotel is perfect. It is easy walking distance to the vibrancy of khao san rd and a walk...

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Banglamphu
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok, it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Along the Chao Pharya River in the heart of Bangkok, Riva Surya is surrounded by some of the city’s most treasured historical sites. A Sixty eight-room boutique hotel, Riva Surya adds a touch of style and charm to this bustling locale. Surrounded by cultural treasures and within walking distance of the lively entertainment district of Khoa San Road, Riva Surya gives you direct access to many popular sites and connects you to the city center via a distinctive mode of transportation, the river boat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Riva Surya Bangkok

Address: 23 Phra Arthit Road | Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: €107 - €177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Riva Surya Bangkok 4*
Number of rooms: 68
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#13 Family Hotel in Bangkok
#23 Romantic Hotel in Bangkok
#24 Luxury Hotel in Bangkok
#36 Business Hotel in Bangkok
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“River view is the way to go”
 of 5 bubbles robashwootton, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Recommend rooms with river view, could be noisy on city side.”
 of 5 bubbles BombaxFlower, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Riverview is worth it”
 of 5 bubbles MNBadger, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Request a room on a high floor facing the river”
 of 5 bubbles TBATES8, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Definitely spring for a river view room. Great view of pool area and all of the really interesting river traffic.”
 of 5 bubbles DG_Collard, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
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