Set on the bank of the Chao Phraya River in the heart of Old Bangkok, Chakrabongse Villas provides a tranquil haven from the hustle and bustle of the modern city and yet is in easy reach of all the major tourist attractions. Four individual suites with all modern facilities are set in a lush tropical garden with a spacious swimming pool.
Built in 1908 by HRH Prince Chakrabongse, Chakrabongse House was originally used when he attended royal ceremonies in the Grand Palace and also for picnics and excursions on the river. Later, after the 1932 revolution, it became the residence of HRH Prince Chula Chakrabongse, writer and historian. Today the grounds have been transformed into a magical boutique hotel by his daughter Narisa.
A former royal residence situated by the Chao Phraya River, Chakrabongse Villas offers stunning views of Wat Arun from luxurious Thai-style suites. It features a landscape pool and attentive service.
Located under 1.7 km from the lively Khaosan, Chakrabongse Villas is a 15-minute walk from the Royal Palace and Temple of the Reclining Buddha. Suvarnabhumi Airport is about 28 km from the hotel.
Featuring Oriental interiors with fine wood furnishings, spacious suites come with a cable TV and DVD player. A minibar and private seating areas are provided.
Guests can relax with a traditional Thai massage or rent a bicycle to explore the local areas. Day trips are easily arranged at the tour desk and a gift shop is available.
Offering Thai specialities, The Riverside Sala Dining Room features an outdoor dining pavilion lovely views of the Chao Phraya River.