Walk to Benchasiri Park, Emporium and the Skytrain
Close to both the Asoke BTS Skytrain station and the Sukhumvit MRT subway station, Park Plaza Bangkok Soi 18 lies in the upscale Sukhumvit district, surrounded by the capital city's best things to do. Take care of business at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre or the Stock Exchange of Thailand. Corporate complexes like Exchange Tower, Interchange Tower, Jasmine Building, Lake Ratchada Building and Ocean Tower are also within easy reach. When you’re ready to shop, head to CentralWorld, Emporium, Siam Paragon or Terminal 21, all within three kilometres of the Park Plaza.
- Emporium (walking distance)
This prestigious shopping mall offers designer brands like Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Prada and Dior.
Phone: +66 2 269 1000
- Terminal 21 (walking distance)
Divided into sections themed after different cities from around the world, this shopping complex allows you to shop in Paris or dine in San Francisco without leaving Bangkok.
Phone: +66 2 108 0888
- CentralWorld (2.4 km)
The largest mall in Thailand and one of the largest malls in the world, CentralWorld features more than 500 stores, more than 100 restaurants, a movie theatre and an ice skating rink, all just a 10-minute Skytrain ride from the hotel.
Phone: +66 2 021 9999
- Siam Paragon (2.8 km)
Featuring more than 250 stores, an aquarium and a cinema, Siam Paragon is known for offering upscale fashion brands like Jimmy Choo and Versace.
Phone: +66 2 610 8000
- Benchakiti and Benchasiri parks (walking distance)
Known locally as “the Queen’s Park,” Benchasiri Park features a picturesque lake and many exquisite sculptures just a short walk to the east. A larger green space called Benchakiti Park also lies just west of the hotel.
- Siam Niramit (5.4 km)
More than 150 artists take the stage to wow visitors at this attraction celebrating Thai culture.
Phone: +66 2 649 9222
- Erawan Shrine (3 km)
More formally known as Thao Maha Phrom Shrine, this gilt shrine houses a statue of Brahma, called Phra Phrom in Thai, the four-faced Hindu god of creation.
- Wat Pho (10.6 km)
Famous for its immense Reclining Buddha, this complex is also home to a leading Thai massage school and one of the world’s largest collections of Buddha images.
- Wat Phra Kaew (10.9 km)
Situated next to Bangkok’s Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew draws devout Buddhists and thousands of tourists looking to see the famous Emerald Buddha statue.
Other points of interest:
- Soi Cowboy (Sukhumvit Soi 23) (600 m)
Experience Bangkok’s nightlife and enjoy a drink in the Soi Cowboy entertainment district.
- Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (1 km)
One of the most popular convention centres in Thailand, this expansive venue hosts conferences, exhibitions and trade shows only five minutes from the Park Plaza.
Phone: +66 2 229 3000
From Suvarnabhumi Airport (BKK), take Rama 9 Expressway toward the city centre. Take the Rama 4 exit and turn left. Turn left again at the Rama 4 intersection at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center. Drive past the centre for 2.5 kilometres, and then turn right at Asoke Intersection through Sukhumvit Road. Stay on the right-hand side of Sukhumvit Road until you reach Sukhumvit 20 (one block before the traffic light). Make a U-turn and travel roughly 200 metres before taking a left to drive into Sukhumvit Soi 18. The hotel is approximately 100 metres into the Soi on the left-hand side.