Outstanding A review of Plaza Athenee Bangkok, A Royal Meridien Hotel
This hotel really is special. We arrived in Bangkok for the first part of our honeymoon and were overwhelmed when we seen where we were staying. You are greeted personally at the door and every need is taken care of. The vast lobby is spectacular and every area of the hotel is very well kept. You are treated so well by all the staff that you feel like a VIP every day. The breakfast is amazing and even has champagne chilling for those who want it. In the evening there is a choice of 5 restaurants - we tried the Thai restaurant which was lovely and the all you can eat buffet at the rain tree cafe for around £11 -great value since there is so much choice on offer and fresh meat and seafood cooked to your liking .
The pool area is a haven in the middle of the scyscrapers of Bangkok and there are some leisue facilities and a jogging garden on offer on this level too.
The rooms are beautiful and the corridors are scented with lemongrass. Even the soap and bath products are aromatherapy and you find yourself very relaxed before you know it. It is a world away from the hustle and bustle of Bangkok.
The location is excellent and it is easy to access the skytrain or get a taxi into the City Centre.
All in all it is an amazing hotel and is probably one of the best hotels in Bangkok. We absolutely loved it.