Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort

Bangkok, Thailand

Virgin rating

The hotel

Anyone who's ever been to Bangkok will no doubt appreciate the sublime riverside setting of this fabulous resort and if you're hoping to find an oasis away from the bright lights then the Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort is the perfect solution. Offering no end of peace and tranquility, a combination of city life and resort luxury, Anantara Riverside harmonies the best of both worlds. Only 10-minutes by luxury shuttle boat to the heart of the City of Angels and directly opposite Bangkok’s largest night market and entertainment area, Asiatique, the resort overlooks the majestic Chao Phraya River. Thanks to an amazing 10 restaurants and bars at the resort you will no doubt enjoy deciding where to eat, whether its dining at the resort Japanese Teppanyaki - Benihana, serving a surprising menu of cocktails to wash down the sushi and sashimi, or book a table at the al fresco Riverside Terrace, whilst watching the evenings lights twinkling on the water beyond, the Anantara Riverside promises an entire world on your doorstep and with numerous bars thrown in for good measure you'll quite literally be spoiled for choice. After taking the complimentary shuttle boat into the bustling heart of Bangkok there's just one more thing left to do and if you're hoping to experience the best in spa treatment, scrubs and rice rituals then the Anantara Spa provides the perfect conclusion to your day.

Amenities

  • Bar
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Laundry Service
  • Internet Access
  • Tennis
  • Restaurant

Where is it

Situated on the bank of the Chao Phraya River in the Thonburi district, opposite Asiatique The Riverfront market and entertainment area. Transfer time from Bangkok Airport: 1 hour.

Hotel information

396 rooms and suites located in all 3 of the resort's main buildings. All spacious with natural light, Thai-inspired designs, floor-to-ceiling windows, private balconies (with city, river or garden view), hardwood floors, sitting areas and luxury bathrooms. All feature air-conditioning, flat-screen TV, DVD player, Handy smartphone, WiFi access, tea/coffee-making facilities and mini-bar*. Deluxe Premier Rooms have an iPod docking station, marble bathroom with rain shower and 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds, sleeping maximum 3 adults.

Deluxe Premier River View Rooms have an iPod docking station, marble bathroom with rain shower and 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds, sleeping maximum 3 adults.

Junior Premier Suites have a spacious lounge area (sofa, armchair and writing desk), double vanity sinks, separate bathtub and shower, 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 2 children. 

Benihana (Japanese Teppanyaki steakhouse, open for lunch and evening meals), Brio (Italian restaurant, open from 12:00pm–10:00 pm), Trader Vic's (Pacific Rim cuisine; open for evening meals, Sunday brunch and evening cocktails), Riverside Terrace (barbecue buffet dinner with contemporary Thai classical performances. Open for evening meals), The Market (International buffet restaurant, open for breakfast). Elephant Bar (lounge bar), Numero Uno Café (open all-day), Longtail Bar (open all-day, à la carte barbecue bites), Loy Nam swim-up bar (open all-day for International snacks and cocktails). Manohra Thai Fine Dining Cruises* (operating daily - two hours river cruise) and Dining by Design* (personal dining experience). Outdoor swimming pool (one of the largest in Bangkok), Jacuzzi and decking area. Anantara Spa*. 24-hour fitness club*. 2 tennis courts. Thai cooking classes* (held aboard the Manohra Cruise boats or at purpose-built cooking school at the Market Restaurant). Business centre (fax, phone and Internet) and WiFi Internet access. Complimentary WiFi access throughout the hotel. Complimentary luxury shuttle boat service to Saphan Taksin Sky Train Station and ASIATIQUE The Riverfront, Bangkok's newest night market (open until midnight).

2 nights between 30 Dec-31 Dec.

*Denotes local charge.

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Traveller rating

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Image of the Tripadvisor rating Be aware of bed bugs!!!!

May 20, 2022 JoeQuatt Melbourne, Australia

The mattress is full of bed bugs and my partner’s both legs got bitten badly. If you are allergic or very sensitive, this hotel is not good for you!! The location is not convenient and is far away from BTS. Taxi is the only way if you want to go out.
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May 18, 2022 KlaasJ45 Rozenburg, The Netherlands

We where welcomed on Bangkok airport by the hotel representative and guided swiftly to the waiting limousine. After 45 minutes drive we got a warm welcome from the hotel staff and get checked in quickly. This was the start of a wonderful seven day stay. All staff was friendly and nothing was to much. We had a wonderful time and can highly… Read more
We where welcomed on Bangkok airport by the hotel representative and guided swiftly to the waiting limousine. After 45 minutes drive we got a warm welcome from the hotel staff and get checked in quickly. This was the start of a wonderful seven day stay. All staff was friendly and nothing was to much. We had a wonderful time and can highly recommended this hotel as a base to explore Bangkok. Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Very Good Experience, I surely recommend all to experience Anantara

May 17, 2022 Toshbro Pune District, India

In your breakfast section you must keep the water at room temperature ( may be small bottles). Not all people drink cold water. The quality and choice of the breakfast could have been much better. You need to train your staff with English language more. The staff is very good when it comes to courtesy. However they do not understand correctly the… Read more
In your breakfast section you must keep the water at room temperature ( may be small bottles). Not all people drink cold water. The quality and choice of the breakfast could have been much better. You need to train your staff with English language more. The staff is very good when it comes to courtesy. However they do not understand correctly the requirement of the guests ( this is my personal experience for five days) Read less
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May 16, 2022 ni_wannida Thailand

I have waited longer than 10 minutes when I check in luckily khun Planin approached us and introduced the Anantara Vacation Club to us while we waited. Bell service, khun Koserm I cannot remember his name exactly but, he is very helpful and polite. The room is odor and the wifi was not connected.Dinner at Trader Vic’s wasnt very impressive.… Read more
I have waited longer than 10 minutes when I check in luckily khun Planin approached us and introduced the Anantara Vacation Club to us while we waited. Bell service, khun Koserm I cannot remember his name exactly but, he is very helpful and polite. The room is odor and the wifi was not connected.Dinner at Trader Vic’s wasnt very impressive. Overall experience is nothing but ordinary Read less
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May 14, 2022 Sightsee58802690054

Excellent and super friendly. Ball he is very service mind . My wife she pregnant.His team delivered some pillows that make her comfortable. Breakfast is so variety food ,good view by the river WOW . Our room so nice around with tree and garden so relax . We will be back again.