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ibis Styles opens in Bangkok’s vibrant neighbourhood of Ratchada

Author: Theodore Koumelis / Date: Thu, 06/13/2019 - 08:59
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The 266-room hotel opens this week.

Located just steps from Huai Khwang subway station, the family-friendly ibis Styles Bangkok Ratchada offers value-conscious, style-savvy travelers an eclectic and creative design with stylish comfort. The hotel draws inspiration from the destination itself, with the country’s renowned cultural heritage to spark guests’ imagination during every stay.

From the moment they enter the lobby, guests experience an airy and dramatic space influenced by music and theater, with sweeping metal flourishes and stage curtains reinterpreted as a backdrop, depicting modern graphic renditions of Thai cultural shows.

The freeform design draws inspiration the modern and funky city life. 

“A stylish yet economical hotel brand, ibis Styles is designed to be a center of unique design, theme and personality.  With its excellent location along the city’s mass transit line, coupled with comfortable bedding, free Wi-Fi, and family suites, ibis Styles Bangkok Ratchada is set to bring fun and comfort to business and leisure travelers in the neighbourhood,” said Patrick Basset, Chief Operating Officer of Accor for Upper Southeast & Northeast Asia and the Maldives.

Each of the 266 rooms feature designs inspired by the creative elements from the Northern, Central, Northeastern, and Southern Thailand that highlight subtle touches of basket-weaving patterns.  The bright and colorful rooms range from 25 sqm for a Standard Room to 34 sqm for a Family Room which can accommodate up to four guests. All rooms feature a 43” Smart TV, and the signature ibis Styles SweetBed for a restful night’s sleep.

The hotel’s restaurant and bar include Streats Café that features an a la carte lunch and dinner opening with a selection of Thai and Western favourites while light meals, snacks, and signature cocktails can be enjoyed at the adjacent Streats Bar. 

To re-energize after a day’s meeting or exploration of the city’s myriad sights, the fully equipped fitness center and spa offer a choice of wellness regimes and relaxing facial and massage treatments.

For meetings and events, the hotel offers three elegant meeting rooms and one grand ballroom showcasing a campus concept for 40-pax board meetings and up to with 160 guests for conferences. Meeting facilities range from 49 sqm to 200 sqm and feature natural lighting, complimentary Wi-Fi and state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment.

“We look forward to welcoming guests to the newest trendy hotel on Bangkok’s Ratchadapisek Road. With the MRT subway conveniently located in front of our hotel, and plenty of shopping and dining attractions nearby, the city is truly at our fingertips,” said Warairat Sompong, General Manager of ibis Styles Bangkok Ratchada.

Within the hotel’s immediate vicinity are the famous Ratchada Train Night Market, The 9th Towers Grand Rama 9 office and retail complex, The Street Ratchada shopping mall, and Thailand Cultural Center performing arts and exhibition venue.

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Theodore Koumelis

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