When Luxury Meets Tradition

From its regal façade and silhouette to its staggering luxurious lobby and the elusive lagoon swimming pool, as well as the countless selections of remarkable dining and tipples, there isn’t anything that can compare to how we feel for Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok.

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok, a gem in the heart of Thailand’s bustling capital, stands as a testament to the fusion of Kempinski’s European flair and the rich traditions of Thai hospitality. Opened in September 2010, this five-star establishment is not just a hotel; it is a historical sanctuary that pays homage to the royal lineage and offers an unparalleled blend of luxury and tradition.

Situated on the grounds that were once part of the famous lotus pond palace commissioned by King Rama IV, Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok carries a deep historical resonance. Once the retreat palace of Prince Mahidol, it is now the royal residence of Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn. The hotel recreates the palace gardens, known for their beauty and serenity, with lush tropical landscapes and four saltwater pools at its centre.

The hotel boasts 397 well-appointed guest rooms and suites, including 22 rooms with direct pool access and seven animal-themed family suites. Reflecting the area’s history, the lotus flower is intricately incorporated into the design of every guestroom. Elegant and stylish contemporary décor with Thai elements, modern comforts, high-tech entertainment systems and sumptuous marble bathrooms ensure a luxurious stay for every guest.

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok takes pride in harmonising European flair and local traditions through its diverse range of restaurants. The pool view addition provides a signature breakfast experience. It reflects Kempinski’s philosophy of harmonising local traditions and European flair. Guests can enjoy an extensive à la carte and international buffet breakfast selection in a resort-style setting.

Moving to the specialty dining, there’s ALATi with its modern Mediterranean. ALATi brings the diverse culinary traditions of the Southern European region to life. With a relaxed atmosphere and creative dishes, it serves lunch and dinner, inviting guests to experience the flavours of the Mediterranean. The renowned Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin is a Michelin-starred restaurant offering modern Thai cuisine, curated by renowned Chef Henrii Yde-Andersen and Thai Chef Chayawee Sutcharitchan. Guests can embark on an extraordinary culinary journey with signature eight- and 10-course lunch, 16-course for dinner and à la carte options.

Welcoming guests are the 1897 Lounge and Bar, located in the grandeur lobby. The luxurious lounge offers a sophisticated spot for meetings, afternoon tea and cocktails. The bar and cigar lounge adjacent to it provide a collection of fine Cuban cigars and rare spirits. The Executive Lounge, available only to those staying on the Executive floors, is another option that is worth checking out. It provides meeting rooms, complimentary food and drinks, personalised services and more.

The newly upgraded Cabana Room and Duplex Cabana in the Garden Wing offer guests a luxurious and tranquil experience. With pool-access rooms and stunning views, these rooms feature contemporary furniture, natural light and spacious balconies overlooking the swimming pool. The Cabana Room and Duplex Cabana provide a comfortable and intimate living space, with the latter offering a two-floor suite connected by a wooden staircase. Both room types feature modern amenities such as a large flat-screen HD TV, complimentary wireless internet, a deluxe coffee maker, a refrigerator and a safety deposit box. Duplex Cabana guests are among the lucky ones to enjoy additional privileges at the Executive Lounge.

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok stands not only as a luxurious accommodation but as a historical and cultural haven where guests can experience the best of both European and Thai traditions. From its elegant accommodations and diverse dining options to the newly upgraded Cabana and Duplex Cabana, the hotel offers a truly harmonious blend of luxury and tradition in the heart of Bangkok.

Asia Dreams Volume 49

Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok

Rama I Road, Pathumwan

Bangkok 10330, Thailand

T: (+66) 21629000

E: reservations.siambangkok@kempinski.com

W: kempinski.com/bangkok

IG: @siamkempinski