By V. Sivaji
DoubleTree by Hilton recently announced the opening of its 251-room Double Tree by Hilton Bangkok
The property is the third DoubleTree hotel in Thailand and serves as the perfect base for travelers looking to explore the city renowned for its unique blend of vibrant city life, a plethora of gastronomy and world-famous cultural landmarks.
“The DoubleTree by Hilton brand celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and it is certainly befitting that one in two Hilton hotels opening in South East Asia in 2019 is a DoubleTree.
“Building on our rapid growth across Asia, we are delighted to introduce our guests to this great new addition to the brand in a key city.
“At DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit, guests will experience the familiar outstanding service and amenities synonymous with DoubleTree, beginning with our famous, warm DoubleTree Cookie welcome.” said Shawn McAteer, senior vice president and global head, DoubleTree by Hilton.
The hotel is close to the embassy row and guests can enjoy quick transfers at just slightly over a half hour to the hotel from Suvarnabhumi Airport and Don Mueang International Airport.
Meanwhile, the Bumrungrad Hospital and Queen Sirikit Convention Center are just minutes away by car.
The hotel is also within walking distance to Sukhumvit Road, the city’s most lively entertainment district.
The hotel is also surrounded by vibrant street life and attractions, including cultural landmarks, major shopping malls and trendy nightspots.
“Bangkok is consecutively recognized as the most visited city in the world and there are some great opportunities for us to cater to the evolving needs of travelers.
“This opening is another testament of our long-term commitment to Bangkok as a key travel destination as we continue to expand our presence by building on our operational and management capabilities.” said Paul Hutton, vice president, operations, South East Asia, Hilton.
Meanwhile, the tastefully decorated rooms and suites of DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit, which range from 28 to 240 square meters are designed to optimize comfort.
Large windows offer panoramic city views, and all rooms come with comprehensive in-room amenities, including a working desk, laptop-sized safe, as well as a 43-inch flat-screen HD television with local and cable channels.
Guests can also expect comfortable bedding with Sweet Dreams by DoubleTree mattress for a restful night’s sleep.
To maintain an active lifestyle, guests can workout at the 24/7 well-equipped fitness center or take a few leisurely laps and soak in the tropical weather at the hotel’s outdoor pool.
For dining, guests can head to OPEN, an all-day dining restaurant that serves sumptuous breakfast, as well as international and authentic local cuisine for lunch and dinner.
DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit also features a rooftop event space on the 26th floor with scenic Bangkok skylines that can accommodate up to 40 people.
For more information, or to make a reservation, travelers may visit DoubleTree by Hilton Bangkok Ploenchit or call +66-02-2622999.