Even if you’re a global shopaholic, you’ve never experienced anything like Bangkok. We provide you the best hotel near shopping center in Bangkok, the City of Angels which is an absolute shopping mecca offering all sizes and types of shopping venue. Indeed from street stalls, flea markets and wholesales outlets to seasonal fairs and of course world-class shopping malls, Bangkok has it all.
Choosing a hotel near shopping center in Ploenchit-Sukhumvit area. Here, in one direction Sukhumvit Road begins, while in the opposite direction it’s only a few minutes (by foot or BTS SkyTrain) to the shopping havens of Siam Square, Siam Paragon, CentralWorld and Pratunam. Heading in the Sukhumvit direction, you likewise can easily walk or take the SkyTrain to numerous sites including Terminal 21 and EmQuartier shopping malls as well as to Thong Lor district where many bistros, bars and boutiques await.
Novotel Bangkok Ploenchit Sukhumvit – The best hotel near shopping center in Bangkok which stands directly adjacent BTS SkyTrain Ploenchit Station, you’ll be close to all of the above yet in a surprisingly quiet neighbourhood for such a central location. Indeed, just steps away are Central Embassy, many local restaurants, spas and cultural attractions.
The only problem with shopping in Bangkok is knowing where to start. We’re here to help. The following are our picks of the top shopping center in Bangkok and transportation details.
The first of our top shopping malls near BTS skytrain is but a few steps from Novotel Bangkok Ploenchit Sukhumvit: Central Embassy, opposite the hotel at Ploenchit Junction and BTS SkyTrain Ploenchit Station. Central Embassy is home to numerous luxury brand and designer stores including Hermes, Chanel, Paul Smith, Gucci and many more. Beyond shopping, you also can enjoy a film at Diplomat Screen, the mall’s VIP cinema. Or pamper yourself with a beauty treatment or maybe get a haircut at a high-end salon and barber. Want to try Thai street food but maybe not brave enough? Drop by Eat Thai restaurant at lower ground level and enjoy Thai street stall dishes in a premium way.
Next up, shopping mall number two out of our top shopping malls near BTS. Take BTS SkyTrain one stop from the hotel to Chidlom Station and you’re at CentralWorld, Thailand’s largest lifestyle shopping complex. CentralWorld is heaven for fashion lovers and especially those looking for highly individual styles as well as clothing and accessories by local designers. You can spend a whole day here exploring the spectacular window displays of hundreds of established international brands and local street-fashion labels, among them Uniqlo, Suite Select, Lyn Around, SOS.SENSEOFSTYLE, Cath Kidson, ALDO and many more. Be sure to chill out at the hip bistros and bars in the mall’s Groove annex, or otherwise choose from a huge selection of dining options within the main complex. There’s also an SF World Cinema for film entertainment.
From CentralWorld, mall number three is just one stop or a short walk away via BTS’s SkyLink elevated walkway alongside the line. Once at Siam Station, you’re by the entrance of magnificent Siam Paragon, nothing less than a landmark shopping mall in the city. Inside you’ll find every luxury brand and item imaginable, from cosmetics to supercars. In addition to a huge department store, Siam Paragon offers hundreds of designer stores, famous street brands and countless dining options. Travelling with children? Your little ones will be fully entertained at Sea Life Bangkok Aquarium and KidZania.
On to shopping mall number four. Take BTS SkyTrain again to National Stadium Station, and from there it’s a few steps to Bangkok’s most-visited mall, MBK Centre. This gigantic 140,000-square-metre site comprises more than 2,000 shops and stalls. MBK Centre is especially well known for its many mobile device and gadget shops. That’s why it deserved to be on our list of top 5 shopping malls near BTS SkyTrain network.
Still want to shop? Take BTS SkyTrain once more towards the hotel and, from Ploenchit Station, continue three more stations to Promphong Station. On Sukhumvit Road stands mall number five, the stunning new Emquatier, Bangkok’s latest luxury shopping destination. At Emquatier expect not only outstanding shopping but also extraordinary architectural and interior design. As for the shopping, premium designer outlets await including Prada, Valentino, Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Jimmy Choo and Louis Vuitton, in addition to high-street brands like Zara, Mango, H&M, GAP Super Dry as well as local designer labels.
That’s it – our high-five of shopping- top shopping malls near BTS SkyTrain network. Keep in mind though these are only a few of Bangkok’s many shopping pleasures. As mentioned, the city abounds with a multitude of weekend and night markets, discount outlets and innumerable other ways to shop like a pro.
If you are a global shopaholic or want to enjoy shopping in Bangkok, better choose Novotel Bangkok Ploenchit Sukhumvit- the best hotel near shopping center in Bangkok.