Bangkok is only a 2 hours flight away from Singapore and it is one of the all-time favourite destinations that every Singaporeans would head to for a short getaway because of the cheap airfares and accommodations. During our recent visit to Bangkok, we managed to spend a 2 nights stay with Amari Watergate Bangkok and we enjoyed it!
Amari Watergate Bangkok is located in the heart of the vibrant Pratunam neighbourhood in downtown Prtchburi, well known for its bustling landscape of shopping bazaars and lifestyle malls. The Platinum Fashion Wholesale Mall is located right opposite the hotel and Central World is within a few mins walk away.
Upon entering the hotel, you will be greeted by the warm earthy tones with streams of lights cascading from the lighting sculpture. Featuring 847 pieces of handcrafted Murano glass which signify the hotels street address 847 Petchburi Road. Inspired by the hotel’s location and the significance of water to the city and Thai culture, this installation is titled “Water of Life”, ressembling the falling rain.
Guests staying in the executive rooms and suites will enjoy the benefits of a dedicated executive lounge located on the 32nd floor, offering a private reception for easy check-in and check-out. Guest can also enjoy daily breakfast here, as well as complimentary beverages such as fruit juices, tea or coffee, beers, wines and cocktails while enjoying the panoramic views of the city skyline.
There is a total of 569 guest rooms and suites available at Amari Watergate and all rooms are spacious and tastefully appointed to provide comfort and convenience. We’re checked-in to the Executive Club Room, located on the tour four Executive Floors, which comes with a bed configuration of King or Twin, 40-inch LCD TV with a DVD player, and a marble bathroom with shower and separate bathtub. Free Wi-Fi and broadband internet are available to ensure you are always connected on the go. The hotel also provided a plate of fruits and a birthday cake for the celebration, which is a very nice gesture from them.
Facilities & Services
FIT Centre on the eight floor is a place to go and burn off those extra calories from all the delicious Thai food. It offers an extensive range of exercise equipment and fitness programmes that you can register for. Guests can also take a dip in the pool and lounge away whilst enjoying a drink from the Pool Bar, or go for a relaxing treatment based on mood analysis at the Breeze Spa and get a haircut or manicures done at the Breeze Salon.
A journey to Bangkok is not complete without sampling the vibrant cuisines the city has to offer, and you can do so at the Amaya Food Gallery, an all-day dining restaurant that takes inspiration from the street food of Asia. Read more about our dining experience here.
With a combination of colourful city life, rich history, friendly people and shopping opportunities, Bangkok is definitely a popular destination for travelers all around the world. Make the most of your stay in Bangkok and plan ahead with Destination Amari, a guide which provides information on where to Eat, Shop, Go and Do during your visit. Alternatively, you may approach the friendly Amari Host on the ground for any questions and insider tips on best ways to discover Bangkok.
Amari Watergate Bangkok
847 Petchburi Road, Ratchathewi,
This post is brought to you in collaboration with Amari Watergate Bangkok.