Apart from the gorgeous buildings, pristine beaches and luxurious hotels, what really makes the Thai’s capital synonymous to the perfect vacation is how budget friendly the place is. If you are counting on pennies and don’t want to go extravagant on the pocket, this is the only place you are looking for. Contemporary art, delicious cuisines, unique temples and local markets: the city is a wholesome experience of luxury and comfort without having to spend much.
However, finding a place to stay can be a bit of a daunting task especially when you are in an alien city. It is always advisable to spend a couple of minutes researching about the places and the neighbourhood. So here is a quick rundown to the famous and yet budget friendly places in the Thailand's enigmatic capital
Khao San Area is the most famous street in Bangkok and hugely appreciated by the backpackers with limited budget. This place doesn’t have a lot of fancy restaurants and luxury hotels, but if you are someone looking for a pocket friendly place to stay this is one of the best options. Khao San Area has a plenty of guesthouses and mid range hotel and some really cool eateries around to chill day in day out.
Located at a very decent walk away path from Khao San, this is one of the best mid range alternative in the town. If you are planning to stay at Casa, trust me you are very close to the supreme luxury of the town.
Chillax Resort is another excellent budget friendly option to enjoy the staycation at the Thai’s capital.
Bangkok Riverside is a beautiful and a very scenic area, full of luxury hotels, Royal palaces and high end restaurants. If you want to have an over the top experience of the beautiful city, this is truly your place. However, here are few not-so-expensive options to stay in the heart of city without going overboard with budget.
One of the most affordable alternative to the classic luxury hotels at the Riverside. This would give you a perfect picturesque and enigmatic experience without burning your pockets.
Sukhumvit is Bangkok’s one of the most modern and cosmopolitan area and takes over the central part of Bangkok. Staying in the close proximity with Sukhumvit would make you very accessible to the best shopping malls, bars and clubs.
Some of the really affordable options to stay in the city hotspot are:
A modern dorm concept where the dorms are divided into the individual dorm pods. The place is more like a private room with curtains and basic amenities.
Similar to the concept of the Matchbox hostel, this place has only very recently taken the rage.
Silom is considered as a Business Street and one of the best area to stay in Bangkok. The area is full of lush greenery and a hub for authentic Thai food.
Some of the recommendations for budget stay are:
One of the best places to stay when it comes to the mid range hotels in Silom. Most of the room are well equipped with a fully functional hotel and attached balcony.
Pas Cher stands at one of the best yet very affordable place to stay at Silmon. Located at the end of the street this place can be a peaceful stay after a long day of hustling around the city.
These are few of the recommendations in he four major areas of Bangkok. Hope it helps you choose one of your dream location and make your stay a real memorable one.