A cultural experience like no other awaits you at The Siam in Thailand. With sublime service and the shimmering river serving as a gorgeous backdrop to your stay, you will find yourself never wanting to leave this urban sanctuary. Experience the euphoria of life at a slower pace; whether you are surrendering to a blissful spa experience, cruising down the river on a romantic sunset cruise or simply dissolving in the comforts of your suite. The Siam is not just your average hotel. It is an exotic destination in itself, and one that should be on everyone’s “must-visit” list.

Location

Why is The Siam the ideal hotel for a visit to Bangkok?

The Siam is located in the royal district of Dusit and occupies three acres by the Chao Phraya River. This district is one of the cultural and spiritual hubs of Bangkok, teeming with must-see attractions and activities for every type of traveler. No need to fight through the traffic, simply take a complimentary river shuttle to anywhere you like down the majestic river. The Siam’s prime location allows guests to explore the best the city has to offer, while having a luxurious abode to retreat to at the end of an adventurous day.

Key Facts

  • the hotel sits adjacent to one of the prince’s palaces and overlooks the Chao Phraya, the city’s main waterway
  • the Grand Palace, National Museum and Wat Pho are just a 15 minute ride via tuk-tuk
  • The Siam is the only luxury hotel located in Bangkok’s historical Dusit district

What is special?

  • explore the gems of the bustling city with the family-friendly Dusit Zoo, National Museum, Grand Palace, and mesmerising temples Wat Pho and Wat Arun, all just minutes away
  • explore the best of Bangkok from the vantage point of the river as you whiz down on one of The Siam’s free speedboats and marvel at the riverside sites
  • catch a glimpse of local monk’s living quarters, exotic local markets, and the famous canal system of Thonburi, a charming residential neighborhood located west of the Chao Phraya River

What do the guests say?

  • vacationers love the great location in the heart of the city, making the property feel more like a resort than a city hotel
  • travelers find the complimentary boat to be a brilliant way of getting to and from the central areas
  • guests enjoy being away from the hustle and bustle but also being able to get to anywhere in Bangkok easily

Accommodation

What type of accommodations are available at The Siam?

Decorated with a hip and contemporary style, the rooms at The Siam have been designed to provide guests a luxurious space to rest in one of Bangkok’s most desirable districts. The Suites feature high ceilings and large picturesque windows, while the Pool Villas offer stunning river views and private plunge pools. All rooms provides a light and airy ambiance with stylish furnishings and luxury amenities, with plush king beds, flat screen televisions and minibars. A sumptuous bubble bath in the deep soaking tub or soothing shower is the perfect way to unwind at the end of the day.

Key Facts

 

  • The Siam features 39 spacious Suites and Pool Villas, in addition to the uniquely historical Thai house, Connie’s Cottage
  • each suite boasts its own individual aesthetic with original oriental artwork and artefacts
  • Connie’s Cottage has hosted an array of guests, including Jacqueline Kennedy, Henry Ford, John Rockefeller and Roger Moore

What is special?

  • retreat to your riverview Pool Villa, which boasts a lush courtyard garden, open-air roof terrace, and private plunge pool; the perfect setting to unwind and relax
  • relish in the spoils of a private butler service that will ensure your every need and whim is met; from showing you around the hotel, to making restaurant reservations or even hunting down rare antiques – no request is too big or too small
  • have the best of Bangkok in the palm of your hands, with pre-loaded information, recommendations and addresses at the touch of a button, with the complimentary smart phone provided by the hotel

What do the guests say?

  • guests love the attention to detail in the rooms; however, the unprecedented service provided by the staff is what truly makes their stay unforgettable
  • fresh fruit baskets and individual design add a very personal touch to the rooms that make travelers feel like they are at a home away from home
  • the complimentary mobile phone is extremely useful for guests making it super simple to navigate around the city and find interesting spots

Pools & Spa

Where can I rest and pamper myself during my stay at The Siam?

No need to search any further for harmony of mind, body and spirit, as The Siam is the destination to drift away to an inner state of peace and tranquility. The Opium Spa provides a sanctuary of wellness where you can indulge in a rejuvenating facial, body and massage therapies or completely pamper yourself with a tailored multi-day spa package catered specifically to your needs. Stay in shape with a personal trainer and one-on-one lessons in the state-of-the-art gym or take a Tai Chi or yoga class on the outdoor yoga terrace. Polish off your day in the Hammam-inspired Bath House, soak in the jacuzzi or enjoy light bites poolside.

Key Facts

  • a kids and teens spa treatment menu and a full-service hair and nail salon are available for The Siam’s younger guests
  • the Opium Spa only uses 100 % chemical-free skin care products
  • the hotel features a riverside infinity pool, spanning 22 m x 3.5 m and overlooking the river

What is special?

  • energise your mind, body and spirit with Yoga, Ayurveda, Meditation and Reiki classes to help renew your spiritual health
  • adorn yourself with a Sak Yant or traditional Thai Tattoo, offered by the Spa, which are believed to possess magical powers of luck, protection, charisma, and fortune
  • soak up prime river views from the expansive outdoor infinity pool beside the Chao Phraya River, or relax in the modern loungers with refreshing sips from the adjacent Bathers Bar

What do the guests say?

  • guests rave The Siam’s intimate Opium Spa by Sodashi is a must for pleasure seekers
  • travelers find the Thai massage and eye-lift facials are the perfect antidote to long flights
  • guests love the spa therapies and treatments so much, they often visit more than once

Culinary

What are the dining options at The Siam? Will I have more than one restaurant to choose from?

The Siam offers three different dining options to provide guests with a deliciously unique gastronomic experience. From colorful curries to palatable papaya salads, you will experience the flavors of authentic Thai cuisine at the signature restaurant Chon. Enjoy bountiful breakfasts, light lunches and delightful dinners at the snazzy Deco Bar & Bistro where you can also swoon the night away to the tunes of live music. After a soothing cool dip in the infinity pool, refuel with light snacks, bites and beverages at the Bather’s Bar.

Key Facts

  • The Siam features three restaurants offering traditional Thai cuisine and East-meets-West menus
  • the Chon Thai restaurant is comprised of three Thai teak wood houses, steeped in culture and history
  • The Siam Afternoon Tea is available daily with offerings such as a variety of sandwiches and an assortment of delicious cakes and pasties

What is special?

  • learn to recreate the authentic flavors of Thailand in the cooking school, which begins with a market tour led by the chef and ends with three delectable dishes of your choice
  • take your weekend to the next level with delicious home-style dishes, enjoyed against an idyllic river backdrop, with the Bann Rao Weekend Brunch experience
  • sip champagne and delight in the Thai-inspired dishes curated according to your culinary preferences by your own master chef on the riverside lawn

What do the guests say?

  • the Thai cooking is a truly immersive experience that leaves guests with amazing memories and skills to take home
  • guests can’t stop singing praises about how fantastic food is and the incredible setting
  • with complimentary internet, guests found the Café Cha to be the perfect place for business meetings or to find inspiration for a project or task

Activities

How can I fill my days during my stay at The Siam? What are some of the activity options?

Whether you are traveling the city by boat, foot, or tuk tuk, there is so much to see and do in the bustling city of Bangkok and on the hotel grounds itself. Venture off the beaten path and discover the crumbling temples of Ayutthaya, or spend a day exploring Bangkok’s vibrant artisan communities. Foodies and culture enthusiasts, can get a taste of local and everyday life with a trip to Bangrak, also known as the Village of Love, where family-run food stalls abound. Balance all the exploration with a little rest and relaxation as you sip sundowners and marvel at the splendor of a beautiful sunset on the private pier.

Key Facts

  • The Siam’s gym is the first professionally-equipped luxury Muay Thai facility in Bangkok
  • your butler is available to make any and all arrangements for activities tailored to your desires
  • a personal tour guide can be arranged to accompany you on your explorations of the city

What is special?

  • discover how locals worship on a tour of the spiritual and mystic side of Bangkok, with a focus on religious shrines, spiritual art and local worship ceremonies
  • enjoy the most stunning views of the Bangkok waterfront as you cruise along the Chao Phraya River on a sunset cruise, while indulging in dinner or delicious cocktails and canapés
  • experience the art of Muay Thai as you train with an expert coach with a tailored program to fit your skill and fitness level

What do the guests say?

  • having convenient cards printed out by the butler for each activity that provide instructions in both Thai and English, along with a highlighted map, is a huge plus for travelers  
  • Bangkok’s Chinatown, Yaowarat, is a must if you want to better understand the city’s history, according to guests
  • guests recommend checking out the floating markets on the city’s canals, via longtail boat