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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a brilliant location of Kho San Road - tucked away slightly which is great. The pool is amazing - been both as hotel guest and non hotel guest and found that the pool is clean, not too busy and gives a decent sun lounger. The hotel room was immaculate, the bed was amazingly comfy and I...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here 3 nights with a friend, first time in Bangkok. Was right in the middle of all the action, street vendors, food, shopping and bars! Would not recommend if you are a light sleeper, as it does get pretty rowdy at night with all the bars playing music and people partying in the streets. We had an issue with...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is literally in the heart of Koh san road. Since the city is dirty and hot it's nice to stay in an affordable air con hotel room not a hostel for a couple nights. The room was clean and quite. The bed was large and they provided bath towels. The pool was perfect, actual cold water and they...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sarah Jane 2722, Thank you very much for writing your review of the Buddy Lodge Hotel. Our team greatly appreciates that you enjoyed your stay and that you were happy with the service we provided. Your “highly recommended” review is very kind and sure to be helpful to all our future guests. Thank you once again for taking the...

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

i recommended this place to 4 groups of friends all who said its their favourite place to stay in Thailand, but if you don't like loud its maybe not for you, the pool is ace a beautiful place to relax after a crazy day on Koh san road, its perfect location for being in the thick of it. Its fun...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Denty3000, Thank you for writing a review of the Buddy Lodge Hotel on Tripadvisor. We were pleased to read you enjoyed the hotel's facilities and the unique ambiance of the local area. We will strive to continually adapt our services to suit the needs of all of our guests and make every stay a memorable one. Thank you for...

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Once again I was not disappointed with my stay at Buddy's Lodge. The staff is super friendly as usual and always willing to help you. They all have a good level of english as knowing it is not their first language. I am always amazed to see how a hotel like this can receive so many bad reviews. Fellows, it...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jpit9, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your recent stay at The Buddy Lodge Hotel. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us—from our guest rooms to the service you received from our team members. It is gratifying for our team to hear that you found your experience to be...

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I just spent one week with my girlfriend here in Bangkok and the Buddy Lodge was really a good choice. Finding some peace in the middle of the chaotic Kaosan road is gold. And here we found it. The room was very nice and super quite. We weren't bothered by the loud music from the nearby streets. The pool on...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Miticogaggy, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Buddy Lodge Hotel on Trip advisor. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and had the opportunity to explore the numerous attractions in the area. Our goal is to meet your standards and it is our intention to continually improve our services...

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We arrived at the buddy lodge after a really long flight. We were two hours early to check in and had been pestered all the way up koh san road by the local tuk tuk drivers. We just wanted to chill out and take our back packs off. The owner turned out to be english which made things a whole...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pro1993, On behalf of all the staff at the Buddy Lodge Hotel, we hope your visit to Bangkok was memorable and met your expectations. We would like you to know how much we appreciated your recognition of our fine hotel. We look forward to seeing you again hopefully, in the near future. Please let us know if there is...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights before heading on my travels. Positives: good facilities (gym and pool) rooms were spacious although bathroom slightly outdated, friendly staff who were accommodating and excellent location. Negatives: price, I have stayed in far better hotels for half the price whilst in Thailand and Bangkok itself, can be very loud at night inside the hotel as the...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Silverfish 88, Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor review and for staying three nights recently at the Buddy Lodge Hotel . Or course your constructive feedback has been carefully noted as complacency is not an option for us. Please allow me to express my sincere apology for any inconvenience caused. We are sorry if you found the...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

this hotel is in the heart of koh San road. Great for partying, shopping and street food. Definietly a touristy area, and at night the street is a massive party with music dancing drinking and laughing gas. If looking for a quiet night do t stay anywhere near here. The hotel is nice, amenities are plenty, staff wasn't the nicest...

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CRM_officer, Guest Relations Manager at Buddy Lodge Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Julia F, Your kind review of the Buddy Lodge Hotel is very much appreciated and our staff were very happy to have had a chance to accommodate you during your recent trip to Bangkok. All guest comments and suggestions are very important to us as these are our link to you, the customer and are vital in helping us...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i did stay there sometime around nov 2014 if my memory serves me right, the hotel is located in Khaosan Road which is quiet good in many ways, and the swimming pool there is great too, the rooms are simply perfect with the balconies, the staffs are quiet friendly too

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Dear Husain R, Thank you very much for writing your review of the Buddy Lodge Hotel. Our team greatly appreciates that you enjoyed your stay and that you were happy with the service we provided. Your “highly recommended” review is very kind and sure to be helpful to all our future guests. Thank you once again for taking the time...

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Banglamphu
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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within the shopping and entertainment streets of Khaosan Road, Buddy Lodge is your best refuge of a cozy hotel where guests can return to a quiet relaxation away from the entire bustle of the tourist street market. The historical core of Bangkok where most of the tourist attractions are found just around the corner and one can walk to visit Bangkok’s most popular tourist attractions, The Grand Palace, The Golden Mount, The Temple of The Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew), The Temple of The Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), The Democracy Monument, and many other cultural sites in the Bangkok City Old Town. Buddy Lodge offers the most convenient location and comfortable facilities for travelers to the popular Khaosan Road and visitors to the famous historical places of Bangkok. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buddy Lodge Hotel

Address: 265 Khaosan Rd. Taladyod Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: ₹ 3,201 - ₹ 5,177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Buddy Lodge Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Buddy Hotel Bangkok
Hotel Style:
#141 Business Hotel in Bangkok
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“We had a room that was not facing the front of the hotel. Not much of a view but very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles _jka540, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“higher floors have less A/C unit noise /photos still in mobile?”
 of 5 bubbles 657jacekb, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room on the 6th floor”
 of 5 bubbles ianandthelma, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“As far from Khaosan Rd as possible”
 of 5 bubbles LeeACurtis, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try for a room on the higher floors and further from the end where the Brick Bar is. The higher the room number the better.”
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 of 5 bubbles MrKistic, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
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