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San Diego, California
Reviewed 8 November 2005

After reading several reviews which described the Royal as basic but clean and old but charming, I decided for the inexpensive price and favorable location that it would be a good value. Unfortunately, my experience with this hotel was far from royal. The front desk staff was unusually cold, the room was small, dark and dingy and the breakfast was...

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5Thank sgorin79
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 September 2005

For a hotel in it's price range (we paid $21usd/night in 2002), it's hard to beat the location and comfort of the Royal Hotel. Don't get me wrong, upscale travelers will find better bang for the buck elsewhere, but if you are a budget traveler, or a backpacker, who doesn't want to be part of the "scene" on Khao San...

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7Thank maltschu
Nottingham UK
Reviewed 17 April 2005

Stayed here with husband and 2 children. They provided us with adjacent rooms, with comfortable beds, good air conditioning, balconies overlooking the amazing traffic systems, spotlessly clean bathrooms, and televisions in each room. Breakfast buffet covered every taste. Bed and breakfast for the 4 of us for 3 nights cost just £80 (UK pounds). Couldn't hope for better value, especially...

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12Thank clarecol007
anchorage, AK
Reviewed 22 February 2005

The streets of Bangkok are more like a parking lot. Why would you want to spend all your vacation in a taxi? The week I stayed at the Royal hotel, I either walked or took the river or canal boats. The Royal is across the street from the Royal Palace and the main boat pier Ta Chang. The breakfast buffet...

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19Thank taliesin
Brighton
Reviewed 8 January 2005

We stayed here our first night. The hotel staff were helpful, the rooms were clean and of a good size and the location is great - about 10 minutes walk from Khao San Road. I only stayed in hostels in bangkok apart from this one night, and i thought for the price it was pretty good. Nothing overly exciting about...

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8Thank flamingbrenda
Margate, NJ
Reviewed 16 December 2004

The Royal hotel is definitely in a state of faded glory...its heyday has passed...however, its perfect location and AMAZING breakfast buffet is well worth the $25 US dollars we paid to stay here. It is close to the Grand Palace area and Khao San Rd.

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10Thank TheTravelDudeAbides
Reviewed 14 November 2004

The Royal has excellent location if you are just stopping a couple of days to see your tailor or go to the Royal Palace. The rooms are old and tired in the origianal wing so be sure to ask for something in the new wing. A reasonable swimming pool that was much needed after doing the sights. It is a...

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While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok, it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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Address: 2 Ratchadamnoen Klang, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: ₹ 2,383 - ₹ 6,807 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Hotel Bangkok 3*
Number of rooms: 300
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