Royal River Hotel - Bangkok

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Charansanitwong Road, Bangplad 66/1, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700  show map
 3 stars
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Royal River Hotel - Bangkok

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Massage

Steam bath

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Verified Reviews:

  • Great service - Reasonable prices - Lovely view
  • Staff was very helpful - Rooms are very basic - Breakfast is great
  • No flat-screen tv - Impressive bed - Would highly recommend
  • Fantastic location - Parking is fine - Free shuttle boat
  • Bathroom was nice - Pool is small - Decor is a bit tired

Overview

Royal River Hotel is a luxury accommodation for all types of travellers, located right on the western bank of Chao Phraya River, the River of Kings.

Hotel offers 436 comfy guestrooms with air conditioning, cable/satellite TV, high-speed internet access and private bathroom.

Dining options include bar, cafe/coffee shop, restaurant and room service.

Guests can enjoy outdoor swimming pool, sauna, massage treatment, fitness centre, Jacuzzi and steam room.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   436.

Rooms

All rooms features air conditioning, bathroom amenities, bottled water, cable / satellite TV, coffee/tea, colour TV, electronic door lock, hairdryer, high-speed internet access (pay), hot tub, mini-bar, refrigerator, safe deposit box, shower, telephone, turndown service.

One child under 12 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.

Dining options

Hotel offers a bar, cafe/coffee shop, restaurant and room service.

The hotel Royal River provides visitors with a free buffet breakfast. 

Services

Business amenities include conference room, internet access and meeting room.

Leisure

Guests can enjoy outdoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room, massage treatment, fitness centre and Jacuzzi.

Additional features

Airport shuttle, babysitter, ballroom, banquet room, bar, bell service, cafe/coffee shop, cash machine/ATM, conference room, currency exchange, dry cleaning service, fitness centre, front desk, housekeeping, internet access, Jacuzzi, karaoke, lounge, maid service, massage treatment, meeting room, newspaper, outdoor swimming pool, pool bar, postal service, restaurant, room service, safe deposit box, sauna, security, self parking, shoe shine, shop, steam room, sun deck, tour desk, valet laundry, wakeup call service.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid on-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Business corner
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Karaoke
  • Night club
  • Steam bath
  • Massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view
  • River view
  • Street view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Chaise lounges
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Hi-Fi
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  2 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of THB 800 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Charansanitwong Road, Bangplad 66/1, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700

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City Center
  • Bangkok
    4.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • BTS-Victory Monument
    2.9 mi
  • BTS-Sanam Pao
    2.9 mi
Underground stations
  • MRT-Hua Lamphong
    3.4 mi
  • MRT-Sam Yan
    4.1 mi
Restaurants
  • The Water Front
    1000 ft
  • Chon Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    436

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Rooms and availability

All rooms features air conditioning, bathroom amenities, bottled water, cable / satellite TV, coffee/tea, colour TV, electronic door lock, hairdryer, high-speed internet access (pay), hot tub, mini-bar, refrigerator, safe deposit box, shower, telephone, turndown service.

One child under 12 years stays free of charge when using existing beds.

Royal River Premier RoomRoyal River Premier RoomRoyal River Premier Room
Premier Room
Size: 410 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Features spacious interiors and a private balcony with views of Chao Phraya River.

Room facilities
    Royal River Superior Double RoomRoyal River Superior Double RoomRoyal River Superior Double Room
    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 325 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Superior Room, City View - Breakfast Included

    Room facilities
      Royal River Deluxe Double RoomRoyal River Deluxe Double RoomRoyal River Deluxe Double Room
      Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double or Twin beds or Double Bed
      Size: 270 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      This spacious air-conditioned room features partial views of the river.

      Room facilities

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Royal River Hotel - Bangkok Bangkok location
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        Hotel Address:

        Charansanitwong Road, Bangplad 66/1, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Bangkok
          4.5 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • BTS-Victory Monument
          2.9 mi
        • BTS-Sanam Pao
          2.9 mi
        Underground stations
        • MRT-Hua Lamphong
          3.4 mi
        • MRT-Sam Yan
          4.1 mi
        Restaurants
        • The Water Front
          1000 ft
        • Chon Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
          2300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          436

        Hotel Awards

        ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBangkokRoyal River

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Thailand

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        Royal River Location

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        What's nearby

        What's nearby.

        Wat Phra Kaew (The Emerald Buddha temple) & grand palace - 3.5km

        Wat Pho (Reclining Buddha temple) - 3.5km

        Wat Arun (temple of Dawn) - 4km

        Wat Mahathath - 3km

        National museum - 3km

        Royal Barges national museum - 4km

        Vimanmek Teak mansion - 2km

        Abhisek Dusit Throne hall - 2km

        Dusit zoo - 2km

        Tourist attractions

        • Grand Palace - 2.2 mi
        • Wat Pho - 2.6 mi

        Popular areas

        Places of interest

        • Vimanmek Palace - 1.0 mi
        • Wimanmek-Palast - 1.0 mi
        • Amphon-Park - 1.2 mi
        • Wat Indrawihan / Indraviharn - 1.2 mi
        • Thronhalle - 1.2 mi
        • Rundreise - 1.8 mi
        • Wat Ratchanadda - 2.0 mi
        • Bangkok City Hall - 2.1 mi
        • Wat Saket - Golden Mount - 2.1 mi
        • Wat Mahatat Yuwarajrangsarit - 2.1 mi
        • Lak Muang - 2.1 mi
        • Wat Saket - 2.1 mi
        • Wat Phra Kaew - 2.4 mi

        Train stations

        • BTS-Victory Monument - 2.8 mi

        Shopping areas

        • The Old Siam Plaza - 2.6 mi

        Amusement

        • Bangkok - 1.8 mi
        • Sport - 2.0 mi
        • Sanam Luang - 2.1 mi

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • Democracy Monument - 1.9 mi
        • Wat Suthat and the Giant Swing - 2.2 mi

        Museums

        • National Gallery - 1.7 mi
        • Royal Barge National Museum - 1.8 mi
        • National Museum - 1.9 mi

        Parks

        • Santichiprakan Park - 1.4 mi

        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

        Local Attractions

        • Bank of Thailand Museum - 1.1 mi
          273 Samsen Road, Bangkhunprom, Bangkok
        • The Ananda Samakhom Throne Hall - 1.2 mi
          U-Thong Nai Road, Bangkok
        • Abhisek Dusit Throne Hall - 1.3 mi
          U-Thong Nai Road, Bangkok
        • Golden Image Buddha - 1.2 mi
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        • Dusit Zoo - 1.3 mi
          71 Rama 5 Rd., Bangkok

        Restaurants Nearby

        • The Water Front - 1000 ft

          Address: 470 Rajvithi 21
          Phone: +6628831802

          74% likes this, based on 18 reviews
          Price Range: USD 5 - USD 12

        • Silk Bar & Restaurant - 2300 ft

          Address: 129-131 Khaosan Road
          Phone: 022819981

          Cuisine: Contemporary

        • Chon Thai Restaurant - 2300 ft

          Address: Thanon Khao
          Phone: +(66)22066999

          84% likes this, based on 35 reviews
          Cuisine: Thai

        Getting there.

        Hotel is approximately a 45-minute drive from Suvarnabhumi international airport.

        Getting around.

        Private parking is available.

        Hotel offers airport shuttle.

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          436

        Hotel Awards

        ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBangkokRoyal River

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Thailand

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        Royal River Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal River

        Individual guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          Comfortable and convenient to go to any where else.

        • Older travelers
          3.8

          We have stayed at this hotel many times before over the past 15 years. The quality of service has fallen rapidly just lately to a point where we will never visit again. The room was dirty with shower curtains filthy. Breakfast used to be international but is now concentrated on Asian food for the Chinese influx. Out of the 11 floors only one floor is designated for non smoking , which we requested and did not get. The smell of smoke in corridors was offensive. Maybe the new guests in the hotel are satisfied , Royal River beware when they no longer come.

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          Wide balcony, we can enjoy comfortable wind from the river because of old style. Many of other latest hotel can"t do that. Some of them can not open the window as well.

          We can watch nhk World, not nhk Premium, so it's only English but not Japanese. There are only fixed shower in the bathroom. I wanted to use shower with the hose.

        • Single
          4.2

          My memory of it. I started to be a customer of the Royal River more than 12 years ago.

          Services: (i) average waiting time for a taxi: more than 30 minutes; (ii) No table lamps functioning the room; (iii) outdated television (only 4 cable chains available); (iv) inability of staff to provide information on Bangkok and specific events; (v) very low level of unedrstanding of foreign languages (e.g. french, english); (vi) food quality rather questionable; (vii) absence of bookstore where to purchase souvernirs, handycrafts, etc..; (vii) outdated internet(WIFI access system; etc.. Payment of bills (credit cards): the effective payment should not be done before arrival.

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Having stayed at the hotel several times since it opened there were no surprises. The lack of the evening buffet on the terrace was a dissapointment as was the poor river boat service from the hotel, this used to be better organised. The reception staff were less fluent in English. The hotel could do with a refurb....

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          I liked the terrace fronting water.

          Extremely poor room not even a kettle Run down place, not a 4 stars place very unreasonable accommodation I blame greedy management Not staff.

        • Couple
          9.6

          I like very much Royal River Hotel and we enjoy the river view all the time and feeling relax, very comfortabel when we got into our room. We stayed Deluxe river view room on fith floor and the view is really nice and beautiful. Hotel staffs are very helpful and warmly welcome. I will stay at this hotel again when I back to Bangkok next time. Very nice hotel.

        • Couple
          3.2

          River View

          Staff Cleanness Food Facility like fitness, pool

        • Single
          4.2

          Not much at all. It's old, showing its age but the rooms are generally ok. Clean enough if you don't have a white glove handy.

          This is not a truly bad hotel but it could be much better. The standard of some aspects of the hotel has decreased badly in recent years. The breakfast used to be excellent. Now it is very, very poor. The hotel staff in the Breakfast room (Phang Nga) have no idea about customer service. Those who should speak at least some English often speak none at all. Try to ask for bacon for example. It's like no-one has ever asked for bacon before in a dining room that does serve it, every day. And, when you've explained that you actually want bacon, you'll find that what's presented is quite inedible because it's been kept warm possibly for hours before it's served, and it's served only when it's asked for. I don't mean just that the bacon is not cooked to my liking. I mean something other than a strip of something that snaps like a twig. I truly mean inedible. Rooms are just ok and reception staff often unhelpful with little English. Yes, I know it is up to we farangs to speak Thai and I accept that. But, in hotels and major stores where a large number of guests and customers speak English, it would appear to make a lot of sense for the hotels and stores to employ staff who can help that large number of customers with at least a passing acquaintance with English. It all comes down to customer service which is still regrettably a pretty foreign concept in Thailand. I will also have a bitch about the lack of free wi-fi internet at the Royal River. Many or possibly most hotels offer free wi-fi at least in the lobby these days. Not so at Royal River. I recently bought one of their internet cards which was supposed to offer five hours of internet time for the 300 baht I paid for the card. Let me say that I was very careful to log off at the end of each time I was logged in. I am quite certain that I had no more than three hours internet use instead of the five hours I was expecting. I complained to the staff about this but they didn't understand my concern.

        • Group of friends
          9.0

          rooms r very big and excellent .,it is river facing and it is very beautiful

        • Couple
          8.2

          only complaint was the cold pool and hot tub

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Royal River Hotel - Bangkok Bangkok location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Charansanitwong Road, Bangplad 66/1, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Bangkok
          4.5 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • BTS-Victory Monument
          2.9 mi
        • BTS-Sanam Pao
          2.9 mi
        Underground stations
        • MRT-Hua Lamphong
          3.4 mi
        • MRT-Sam Yan
          4.1 mi
        Restaurants
        • The Water Front
          1000 ft
        • Chon Thai Restaurant (cuisine: Thai)
          2300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2007
        • Number of rooms:
          436

        Hotel Awards

        ThaiHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBangkokRoyal River

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in Thailand

        Use Badge