After launching a successful beachfront property in Hua Hin, American boutique hotel brand The Standard are opening another property in Thailand, this time inside one of Bangkok’s most iconic buildings King Power Mahanakhon in the heart of Sathorn-Silom.
The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon — officially opening in May 2022 — will be the brand’s flagship property in Asia.
“There is nothing in Bangkok, or the entire region, like what we have created here,” said Amar Lalvani, Executive Chairman for Standard International.
“We love the energy, style and culture Bangkok offers and couldn’t be prouder to partner with King Power to open our flagship for the region in this awe-inspiring building, in this incredible city. When we open our doors in May, visitors and locals will be treated to the world of immersive hospitality that only The Standard can create.”
The property is designed through a collaboration between The Standard’s award-winning in-house design team and prestigious Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon, who was recognized by Wallpaper magazine as one of the top 100 most influential creatives of the past decade.
The 155-room hotel is already a landmark with rooms ranging from 40 sqm to a sprawling 144 sqm penthouse, a terrace pool, fitness center, meeting rooms, and a dynamic variety of food, drink, and nightlife venues, The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon is a fit for any traveler, at any time of day or night.
Made up of 155 guest rooms, including the Standard King (40sqm), Deluxe King (45 sqm), Corner King (56sqm), Corner Double (57 sqm), Suite Spot (83 sqm), Balcony Suite (64-85 sqm), Penthouse (105 sqm) and the Bigger Penthouse (144 sqm). The rooms come with an almost sinful level of comfort, boasting sumptuous beds and bedding, rain showers and/or soaking tubs, Nespresso machines, Bang & Olufsen Bluetooth speakers, floor-to-ceiling windows, natural light and city views, big flat-screen TVs, 24-hour gym, minibars, plush seating areas, custom robes, access to Mahanakhon Sky Walk, Davines bath amenities and, of course, free Wi-Fi. Not to mention the extraordinary elevated views of the Big Mango that, as one of Bangkok’s tallest buildings, cannot be beaten.
As with tradition, the pool marks of the hotel’s highlight feature — a well-known tradition of The Standard brand. Sitting on an elevated perch on the building’s west side, the space overlooks Silom Road towards the river and is enclosed in tall palm trees and other lush greenery to provide shade.
There are also a lot of options on the dining and drinking, there’s The Parlor, the hub of the hotel for socializing, cocktails, work, lounging, live music, lectures, and more, the eclectic and unexpected tea room; Tease, American steakhouse classics at The Standard Grill, an award-winning Chinese cuisine by Mott 32, and two remarkable sky-high dining experience from Ojo Bangkok a Mexican-inspired restaurant directed by one of the finest young chefs in Mexico to Sky Beach the highest alfresco rooftop bar in Bangkok.
The Standard, Bangkok Mahanakhon is now open for reservations, and has a pre-opening offer of 25-percent off discount, including breakfast for up to two people.
The offer is available until July 31 for stays until Feb 28, 2023. Bookings can only be made at standardhotels.com.
114 Narathiwas Road, Silom, Bangrak, Bangkok. 02-085-8888