Experiencing the Best and the Finest in Ratchaprasong District
Grab your map and mark these locations for an ultimate culinary experience right in Ratchaprasong District, the Bangkok Downtown district beloved by visitors from around the globe. It is home to several restaurants recognized in the Michelin Guide Bangkok 2018-2019, the bible for foodies looking for the best of Bangkok’s food offerings.
Michelin-starred restaurants: Restaurants worth that special journey to try once in a lifetime.
One of the best sushi restaurants in Japan awarded one Michelin Star. Raw materials are delivered straight from markets in Tokyo daily. From the four set menus, the Botan and Omakase are the most popular for both locals and international tourists.
The pride of authentic Thai cuisine achieved one Michelin Star status recently. PASTE breaks away from the ordinary and takes royal Thai cuisine to another level. Ingredients often sourced directly from local growers. Chef Bongkoch ‘Bee’ Satongun has crafted delicious dishes using 16 years of professional cooking. Her signature dishes come straight from an Ancient Siamese Recipe book from 1890.
Indulge in perfect evening with Italian food paired with an impressive Italian wine list before moving on to plates of antipasti. From a seat at one of the three chefs’ tables, you’ll have a bird’s-eye view of the large open kitchen, so watch as chefs carefully prepare classic Italian dishes which are elegant and authentic.
With 50 years of history to its name, Fireplace Grill and Bar is the long-running home to grilled meat and seafood, using premium ingredients. Signature dishes include lobster salad, steaks, and Crêpes Suzette.
Spanish restaurant Uno Mas brings fresh flavors straight from Barcelona, Spain, using fresh imported ingredients, Uno Mas offers a wide array of Spanish food with a city view to boot.
The izakaya-style contemporary Japanese restaurant from the UK. Boasting a large, open kitchen and chic wood and stone minimalist décor, the restaurant offers a delicious modern Japanese menu. There is an impressive selection of sushi, or you can watch the chefs in action at the large Robata Grill.
FInd time to relax and enjoy spectacular inner-city views of the Bangkok skyline from some of the most luxurious hotels in Thailand, all located within Ratchaprasong area. Bring this list to find a place to stay, then explore fantastic dining, shopping, shrines, spas and wellness - all at your fingertips.
Located in the heart of the Ratchaprasong district, This luxury hotel is located directly next to the sky train station at BTS Ratchadamri, connecting you to the entire city with ease. With welcoming ambience that blends traditional Thai and contemporary design, the hotel is ideal for luxurious occasions and business events.
Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld
Located in the heart of central Bangkok, The Hotel is a fully integrated convention venue and five-star hotel. The Bangkok Convention Centre and the Centara Grand together make a stunning landmark on the city’s skyline. Centara Grand is directly connected to CentralWorld, Bangkok’s largest shopping center which incorporates hundreds of retail and dining outlets including leading brand names and movie theatres.
Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok is the perfect place for urban explorers and leisure travellers, connecting through the skywalk between two central BTS SkyTrain stations Chidlom and Rajdamri. The hotel is only minutes away from famous malls such as Gaysorn Village, CentralWorld and Siam Paragon. The prime location makes an easy way of exploring all top tourist attractions in Bangkok.
Situated right in the heart of the Ratchaprasong area, the Intercontinental is connected to the BTS Chidlom Station. Nearby are many international companies, numerous embassies, top-flight medical facilities, and shrines to explore, aong with major shopping destinations such as Central World, Gaysorn Village and Siam Paragon within walking distance.
Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel
Find a new way to stay, work and play amidst the energy of downtown Bangkok at Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel. The Hotel is situated at a prime city center location, with BTS Sky Train just minutes away, making it easy to energize every local experience. New tastes merge with intriguing design elements and a locally inspired décor, creating this 5-star hotel to be everything you need to make Bangkok your own.
The St. Regis Bangkok is ideally situated on the prestigious Rajadamri Road in the heart of the city. Designed by Brennan Beer Gorman Architects, each room is exquisitely styled and lavishly appointed, providing travellers with a unique luxurious respite from the hectic urban pace. Floor-to-ceiling windows offer unobstructed views of the city skyline and the greenery of the local parks and golf course. BTS Rajadamri is located directly in front of the property.
André Fu designed this hotel in Bangkok with bronze accents and soaring ceilings. Situated on the ultra-modern Magnolias Ratchadamri Boulevard, the hotel offers a wealth of amenities for discerning business and leisure travellers.
Thailand is one of the most visited countries in the world and Ratchaprasong is widely recognized as Thailand’s top shopping and lifestyle district. Bangkok Downtown showcases finest products from globally-trusted brands around the world, leading Thai products and best-in-class services.
Ratchaprasong is truly the “The Heart of Bangkok” providing everything from shopping centres, five-star hotels, exciting dining places, and much more.
Leica Store Bangkok at Gaysorn Village
Find the first flagship Leica store in Bangkok at Ratchaprasong. It is a favorite for photography enthusiasts no matter whether they are professionals or amateurs. In addition to cameras and accessories, this flagship store has its own exhibition gallery space - Leica Gallery Bangkok - showcasing images and photos from leading photographers, featuring a touch of Thai classic and Thai contemporary ambience.
PAÑPURI Wellness at Gaysorn Tower
Thailand’s largest artificial onsen in the centre of Bangkok. It is the first-rated wellness centre where treatment science from the east and the west are conjoined through organic products and services that are designed and applied to follow actual nature of human as PAÑPURI believes a healthy body is a result of a healthy mind.
Etro Boutique at Gaysorn Village
Is a 1968-born Italian fashion brand spanning across with its 50 years of history currently placed its Bangkok flagship store—a masterpiece of art, fashion and haute couture craftsmanship—at Gaysorn Village to accommodate both local and international visitors.
Is the largest RIMOWA Store in Bangkok. For more than 80 years, RIMOWA is a brand trusted by global travellers particularly on its quality and the use of proprietary Groove Line surface. Materials used by RIMOWA are highest quality and some of these materials are pioneered by the brand itself.
Is a rising Thai brand with its reputation on leather products. Every item of Mettique is handmade without using advanced machinery and it is the only Thai leatherwear maker to do so. Genuine leather is used for internal structure and surface.
All flagship stores listed above are a part of every crucial element shaping Ratchaprasong as a world-class destination, a must-visit district in the centre of Bangkok, and Thailand’s finest lifestyle destination.
Your magical journey to meet the almighty Gods of Ratchaprasong begins as soon as you arrive in Bangkok. Located in the main Arrival/Departure Hall at Suvarnabhumi Airport, partake in the timeless legend of the Elixir of Immortality. Once you’ve seen the awesome power of the gods up close, make your way directly to the Ratchaprasong Intersection where you are greeted by the most magnificent Gods of all time.
This iconic God, known as the supreme protector is located at the Ratchaprasong intersection, is one of the most revered Gods of Ratchaprasong district. He grants the faithful with good luck and prosperity while relieving pain and sorrow for the destitute.
The beautiful Goddess adorned in gold is a beacon of strength. Lakshmi Shrine is best known as the Goddess of Luck and Fortune.
The almighty Indra Shrine is a fierce god and protector. He wards off evil and ensures that humankind is free from danger. Indra Shrine is often seen in his green or jade hue and has 1,000 eyes which possess the ability to distinguish between right from wrong.
A stronger physique, a balanced weight, a lean body shape, as well as a perfect skin or visage. To fulfil all desire in health and personal wellness of urban workforce and visitors from every corner of the world, RSTA today would like to recommend the splendid health and beauty spots located in The Heart of Bangkok.
WONJIN, a credible cosmetic surgery hospital guaranteed with an acclaimed award as Korea’s best cosmetic surgery hospital, has finally unveil its latest branch in Ratchaprasong. Grounded under “Beauty Gallery Surgery” concept, the hospital welcomes both Thai and international visitors with cosmetic surgery services.
Spa Cenvaree by the Centara Grand CentralWorld Hotel is recognized as a spa where all sense of Thainess has been neatly portrayed. Proclaimed itself as a “Resting Place of One’s Mind”, this internationally-managed spa would like to bring balance to customer’s body, inner power, and spirit through respected treatment courses licensed from Cenvaree.
Those who seek for a spa with nature-like scenery must not miss Quan Spa at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel. Customers who regularly visit this relaxation sanctuary admire the signature “Aroma Fusion Massage” treatment course which, right from the start, stimulates circulatory system by using pepermint-scented salt to wash and scrub feet. The experienced spa therapist then will put customer to a restful nap by slowly yet systematically massage the whole body from feet, legs, back, shoulders, neck, and head.
Metaphorically speaking, hair is a mirror reflecting one’s state of health and attention to appearance. The Gallery Tiara is a renowned beauty salon themed under “Luxury Green Salon” as it pleases customers with organic and naturally-made hair care products. Every beautician with at least 10 years of experience are more than welcome to fulfil all needs with endless styles of personalized haircuts.
Anantara Spa at the Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel is a talk of the town as it is a spa that meticulously present cherished and nostalgic Thai culture in every detail. Its signature relaxation course is called “Siam 2482” The course is deeply associated with the use of bamboo wood and ends with aromatherapy massage that should refresh the whole body and mind. Every therapy room has a private bathtub and sauna facilities for ultimate stress relieving process and utmost privacy.
All recommended premises described above are just some examples of popular wellness centers and personal beauty shops for Thai and international visitors who visit Ratchaprsong District. The district has a widest variety of health and beauty premises waiting to be discovered and every major spot in the area is interconnected by “Ratchaprasong Walk” overpass so traffic congestion is not a concern.
In conclusion, Ratchaprasong is a district fulfilling experiences and lifestyles of all visitors—Thais and international alike—with its dining, shopping and lifestyle offerings beyond imagination.