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Tongtara Hotel

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9/99 Charoen Krung Road Bangkoleam, Bangkok 10120 Thailand
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#486 of 1,460 hotels in Bangkok
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Tongtara Riverview Hotel is located within the old historical Bangkok Chinese community on Charoen Krung road and lies next to the Chao Phaya River, locally known as the River of Kings. Well located for business, shopping, and entertainment together with easy access to The Sky Train, River Boats, and local busses for your transportation requirements.Enjoy breathtaking views of Bangkok's city skyline and sunsets at the end of an exciting day from your room and the Sky Pool on the fifth floor. With easy controlled room lighting controls and air comfort, you will enjoy a peaceful night and wake up refreshed for another day of activities and new memories to take back home.The hospitality of the Kingdom of Siam, as it was known before, is offered by our hotel to provide comfort, security, and satisfaction for your stay. Centered within the old area of the former riverside Chinese business centers and shipping port, Tongtara has a local ambiance, style, and traditions which will provide you with different experiences as you walk along the streets meeting the local people and trying some of the local foods sold by the street vendors.Down side streets and pathways will take you to the Chao Phaya, River of Kings filled with ships coming in and going out of the main port area and local river barges carrying supplies to other cities outside Bangkok, together with public taxi transport boats which will take you up and down the river while enjoying the different scenery along the river.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference facilities
Banquet room
24-hour security
Parking
Wifi
Outdoor pool
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast buffet
Poolside bar
Meeting rooms
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Air conditioning
Desk
Room service
Safe
Minibar
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Telephone
Bottled water
Hair dryer
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Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
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Languages Spoken
English, Thai
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Michael P wrote a review Feb 2021
Chiang Rai, Thailand3305 contributions149 helpful votes
I walked into the hotel without a reservation and was quoted 1500 THB for a roon with a city view. The friendly gals at the front desk suggested I reserve a room useing booking.com and the price dropped to 550 THB which I thought was a bargain. The hotel doesn't look like much from the outside but the room was perfectly fine, spacious and comfortable. So, I spent two nights. There is ample parking for those who are self-driving. The hotel is situated a bit far from public transport (BTS / MRT) but plenty of city buses travel on the road in front of it. I utilized Grab Taxi to move around the city. On the plus side: there are many local style eateries and shops in the neighborhood. Asiatique is only a seven minute walk away. I would stay here again for sure.
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Date of stay: February 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Bobolani wrote a review Feb 2020
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I stayed here for NYE 2019/2020 and wanted to be near Asiatique. All the riverview area hotels were crazy expensive. The Tongtara was very reasonably priced. Especially considering it is a 7 minutes walk to Asiatique. The reception and public areas are very nice. My room was simple, but clean. The views are very nice on the riverside of the hotel. I found the staff to be fun and happy.
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Date of stay: December 2019
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Jackie P wrote a review Feb 2020
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Nice welcome at reception. Our group of 4 Arrived very early and we were allowed into the rooms at 11am rather than 3pm.we had 2 large rooms on the higher floors with a great view of the area with a glimpse of the river.Rooms are well equipped, large comfy beds. I thought it was closer to the river than it is but it’s only a 10 min walk down the road to the river boats and night market. Good buffet breakfast. It’s hit and miss as to which receptionist is on as to who speaks good English so information can be a problem. There are no information packs in the rooms or in the foyer which is a handicap. Booked it again for our last day, great to be able to use the pool, and keep your cases in the lobby before departure.
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Date of stay: January 2020
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Room Tip: Higher levels are Higher level above 10th floor for the best view
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Ioana I wrote a review Dec 2019
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As the title says, we booked it cheap with zero expectations and we were super impressed with staff, location, commodities... Beautiful lounge, perfect for chilling while waiting for your flight. Definitely recommended. Oh, and the views are amazing!
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Date of stay: December 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Mr_Lun wrote a review Dec 2019
Hong Kong, China18 contributions17 helpful votes
Basically, it's all good! The location is very close to Asiatique! To take the BTS, you need to change transportation. Of course, compared to other hotels in the center of city, you can get closer to the life of local residents in this hotel location.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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PRICE RANGE
US$38 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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NUMBER OF ROOMS
188
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tongtara Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Tongtara Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Asiatique The Riverfront (0.7 km), Asiatique Sky (0.7 km), and Muay Thai Live - The Legend Lives (0.7 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Tongtara Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Tongtara Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Tongtara Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Tongtara Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Tongtara Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include SEEN Restaurant & Bar Bangkok, Riverside Terrace, and Skyline.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Tongtara Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Tongtara Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Tongtara Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers meeting rooms, a banquet room, and conference facilities.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Tongtara Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Thai.
Are there any historical sites close to Tongtara Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting The Grand Palace (5.7 km), The Chakri Group (Phra Thinang Chakri Maha Prasat) (6.0 km), and Phra Sumen Fort (7.0 km).