Best Riverside Hotels in Bangkok: Top 25 Hotels on the River

The list of the best Bangkok Riverside hotels includes the best rated hotels near the Chao Phraya River. Bangkok Riverside accommodation is suitable for travelers who wish to stay close to city's most important historical attractions and enjoy majestic river views. Find 25 best Riverside hotels in Bangkok.

Bangkok Riverside

Bangkok Riverside area is along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok and covers Charoen Krung Road, Charoennakorn and Rama III Road. The Riverside area offers a relaxing atmosphere with spectacular views of the river and is becoming increasingly popular among tourists as it is close to most of the cultural-historical attractions that are a must-see for Bangkok’s first-time visitors. There are several luxury hotels, high-rise condominiums, and corporate buildings located on both sides of the river, many of them linked to BTS SkyTrain by private shuttle boat services.

The nearby tourist attractions in Bangkok Riverside area are including Wat Pho (Temple of Reclining Buddha), Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of Emerald Buddha), Grand Palace, Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn), Asiatique the Riverfront, The Royal Barges Museum, Phra Sumen Fort, Church of Santa Cruz, Holy Rosary Church, Bang Khun Phrom Palace, Wat Kalayanamit, Pak Khlong Talat (Flower Market), Chao Phraya River Dinner Cruises

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25 Best Riverside Hotels in Bangkok

The list of the best Riverside hotels in Bangkok can be found below:

To decide on the best option for the trip, more detailed information on each of the hotels with reviews, prices and availability of rooms for the selected dates can be found by clicking the links provided.

1. Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok at Chao Phraya River

Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok at Chao Phraya River

Four Seasons Hotel Bangkok at Chao Phraya River will offer 299 guest rooms including suites with garden terraces and an extraordinary, two-storey Presidential Suite; an urban spa with a focus on mind, body and soul; two infinity pools overlooking the river; thoughtful amenities for families including a fully-supervised complimentary kids club; a private boat dock; extensive event spaces highlighted by a waterfront ballroom and terrace; and world class culinary offerings.

2. Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

Mandarin Oriental Bangkok

For more than 144 years, travellers have followed the Chao Phraya River to stay at the legendary Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. A luxury five-star hotel in one of the world’s most exciting cities, we enjoy a reputation for style, service and excellence. A haven of calm on the banks of the river, Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok is a truly remarkable hotel. This iconic hotel has reopened the River Wing following the largest renovation in our 144-year history. This stunning transformation has further enhanced the accommodations and facilities in our iconic hotel, while maintaining our classic, Thai-influenced elegance and unique resort style.

3. Chakrabongse Villas

Chakrabongse Villas

Nestled in the heart of historic Bangkok, on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, Chakrabongse Villas invites discerning travellers to experience the serene and privileged lifestyle of a bygone era. Graced with breathtaking views towards the glistening spires of the Temple of Dawn, the villa was built as a retreat from palace life by Prince Chakrabongse in 1908. Today, in the hands of his granddaughter Narisa, the villa and gardens have found new life as an inimitable boutique hotel that reflects both her family’s noble history and her deep appreciation of Thai art, cuisine and culture.

4. Capella Bangkok

Capella Bangkok

Sophisticated yet insouciant, contemporary yet timeless, Capella Bangkok mingles the effortless class of a grande dame with the intimacy and personality of a boutique. The 101-room beauty boasts private villas, a Capella Culturist for every room, fine dining overseen by a Michelin-starred chef and a breezily bellwether style you’ll want to make your own. Discerning spirited travelers who appreciate their refinement with a side of whimsy will consider Capella Bangkok their personal pied a terre.

5. The Peninsula Bangkok Hotel

The Peninsula Bangkok Hotel

Experience an urban retreat stay at The Peninsula Bangkok showcasing Chao Phraya river views. Take a journey through the concept of Health & Harmony designed to offer mind and body relaxation and rejuvenation at The Peninsula Spa. Meanwhile, explore the award-winning restaurants at River Café & Terrace, The Lobby, Mei Jiang and Thiptara offering Thai and International cuisines with fresh ingredients and a selection of healthy recipes.

6. Riva Arun Bangkok

Riva Arun Bangkok

The finest boutique Riva Arun Bangkok offers luxury and comfort along the Chao Phraya River. The boutique hotel in Bangkok exudes a stylish elegance amidst a timeless heritage, surrounded by some of the city’s most treasured historical sites. Explore Wat Pho, Wat Arun, the Siam Museum, and the Grand Palace all from the doorstep of the modern yet colonial hotel in the heart of the city. At this riverside hotel in Bangkok you’ll be able to dine by the river, enjoy a sunset cocktail on the rooftop, or relax in the tranquil confines of one of hotel’s 25 rooms.

7. Avani+ Riverside Bangkok Hotel

Avani+ Riverside Bangkok Hotel

Offering views of the Chao Phraya River, Avani Plus Riverside Bangkok Hotel features rooms with a blend of contemporary and modern styles. Guests can enjoy stunning views from the 28 m rooftop infinity pool or dine at one of the hotel's restaurants. This riverside hotel in Bangkok offers a complimentary shuttle boat service to and from Sathorn Pier, which connects with Saphan Taksin BTS Skytrain Station. From the skytrain station, guests can reach some of Bangkok's premier shopping destinations and attractions in a few minutes. Suvarnabhumi International Airport is approximately a 1-hour drive away.

8. Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok

Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok

With the "River of Kings" welcoming you at the doorstep, followed by a warm smile at the door, you'll always be starting off on the right note at Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok, the 5 star hotel by the Chao Phraya River. And for every day that you make it your home, wake up to stunning river and city views that will only make your mornings even better. What about nights? Transit from the excitement of night-time shopping to the serene smile and lullaby of the river tucking you in to rest in her embrace. So whether it's business or leisure, reserve your remarkable mornings and nights with Chatrium Hotel Riverside, your luxury hotel in Bangkok.

9. Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort

Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort

Located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya amidst 11 acres of greenery, Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort offers urban serenity twinned with authentic discoveries. Hop on our shuttle boat to connect to the charms of the city. Go behind the scenes to uncover the real Bangkok with our Streetwise and Klong Gurus. Theatrical culinary displays and cultural entertainment offer a rich immersion in the destination. Unwind in the lush sanctuary of Anantara Spa.

10. Riva Surya Bangkok

Riva Surya Bangkok

Riva Surya is synonymous with a luxurious experience, set along the famed Chao Phraya River, the hotel is strengthened by the well-known reputation of Thai hospitality. This idyllic setting and boutique offering is set in the heart of the city and conveniently connected via Chao Phraya Express boats MRT and Skytrain and is the perfect getaway for either business or leisure travelers to Bangkok.

11. The Salil Hotel Riverside Bangkok

The Salil Hotel Riverside Bangkok

The Salil Hotel Riverside – Bangkok is located by the river, in downtown and out of the ordinary, where you can discover contrasting uniqueness for a new experience. This riverside hotel in Bangkok has everything you need for a satisfying stay with exceptional facilities to suit every lifestyle. Delicious meals, fitness areas, spa & wellness spaces, and shopping – it’s all here.

12. Aurum The River Place

Aurum The River Place

Tucked away on Rattanakosin island is Aurum The River Place, a compact-sized boutique hotel on the bank of the river that is within a short walking distance to the Grand Palace, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, the Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Po) and a good number of impressive and interesting historical attractions that should not be missed. Aurum The River Place is a four-storey European style edifice stylishly crafted as a modern, yet classic, luxurious hotel. This Bangkok riverside hotel has all the conveniences and comforts you can expect. At Vivi The Coffee Place, guests will have the stunning view, on the opposite side of the river, of the Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun), one of Bangkok's best-known landmarks, and the neighboring temple as well. Watching the river life passing by -passenger ferries, long-tail boats, luxury tourist boats, barges laden with goods - will give you a relaxed feeling of the peaceful pace of Thai river life.

13. Theatre Residence

Theatre Residence

Located within Bangkok Old Town, Theater Residence is located a 10-minute walk from Siriraj Hospital and Wang Lang Pier. It has an outdoor pool surrounded by greenery and a dining room serving snacks, beverage and a la carte specialties. Each room at this Bangkok riverside hotel is air conditioned and has a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Certain rooms include a seating area for your convenience. Views of the pool, river or city are featured in certain rooms.

14. Baan Wanglang Riverside

Baan Wanglang Riverside

Baan Wanglang Riverside is a river-front boutique hotel at the heart of Bangkok's cultural heritage. At this riverside hotel in Bangkok a truly unique experience awaits you that can’t be found elsewhere, as you will be stunned by one of the best panoramic views of Bangkok – sprawling across from Rama VIII Bridge, Golden Temple, Grand Palace, all the way to the Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).

15. Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok

Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok

Nestled along the largest riverfront setting resides Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok, an enchanting riverside retreat in the heart of a very vibrant city. Your extraordinary experience starts with a smooth 35-minute ride in our chauffeur driven hybrid limousine from Suvarnabhumi International Airport. Here, you are hosted with friendly and thoughtful service, entertained by innovative dining experiences and immersed with ease in the real and authentic Bangkok surrounds. With direct access to the SkyTrain, ferries and buses, this Bangkok riverside hotel is the perfect gateway to explore and discover bustling Bangkok, before returning to your own personal haven, where understated elegance soothes the senses and where happiness and delight flourish.

16. The Quarter Chaophraya by UHG

The Quarter Chaophraya by UHG

Situated on Chao Phraya riverbank in Khlong San, one of Bangkok’s oldest yet most up-and-coming districts, The Quarter Chaophraya by UHG offers urban sanctuary, designed to make your stay relaxing, comfortable, and memorable. A few steps away from BTS Gold Line Khlong San station, the riverside hotel in Bangkok is only one stop from an award-wining mall, ICONSIAM, and directly linked to BTS Green Line, allowing easy access all major parts of the city.

17. Millennium Hilton Bangkok

Millennium Hilton Bangkok

Rising up from the banks of the Chao Phraya River, Millennium Hilton Bangkok offers breathtaking views of the city from every one of its 533 rooms and suites. This Bangkok riverside hotel operates its own shuttle boats, and provides guests with complimentary transport to and from the hotel. ICONSIAM shopping and entertainment complex is just a few minutes' walk from the hotel.

18. Hotel Once Bangkok

Hotel Once Bangkok

A pleasurable living is promised every day at Hotel Once Bangkok. This Bangkok boutique hotel settled nearby Chao Phraya River is a 9-storey property yet charming and unique, which boasts a well-curated selection of rooms, all of which come with a personalised classic touch inspired by the architectural heritage in the charming neighborhood, on the legendary Charoenkrung Road, the heart of Bangkok. This Bangkok Riverside hotel is located nearby Asiatique The Riverfront, the famous night market, with only about 5-minute walking. The living space at the hotel is an attractive contemporary design itself, atmospheric green walls and a series of modern-classic designed rooms.

19. Centre Point Silom

Centre Point Silom

Centre Point Hotel Silom near Saphan Thaksin BTS Station and the Chao Phraya River reminds visitors of Bangkok’s rich maritime history in the olden days. The road on which it is located is also the city’s first western-style thoroughfare with shop-houses lining both sides. Guests can enjoy the use of the hotel’s outdoor saltwater swimming pool, fitness center, sauna, free wireless internet, a business center, conference room and a coffee corner. This Bangkok riverside accommodation comprises of magnificent rooms with dining area and fully equipped kitchen.

20. Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers

Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers

Royal Orchid Sheraton offers finest contemporary Thai style decoration with a floor-to-ceiling windows in all guest rooms. An elegant 5-star hotel situated on the enchanting Chao Phraya River, all of 726 guest rooms showcase unobstructed river views. Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers also offers over 2,800 square meter (30,000 sq.ft.) of conferencing and meeting facilities, as well as venues for stylish and unforgettable events and weddings.

21. Montien Riverside Hotel

Montien Riverside Hotel

Montien Riverside Hotel is a riverside hotel in Bangkok, located along the Chao Phraya River and offering accommodation with a luxurious wellness experience and guaranteed river views.

22. Praya Palazzo

Praya Palazzo

Praya Palazzo has provided a various facility such as Praya Dining Restaurant a Royal authentic Thai Cuisine, an outdoor swimming pool, private function & events for VIP customers. In addition to the buildings and surrounding areas that retain their distinctive identity, the "Palazzo" style follows the architecture of the 19th century flourishing Italian style. The room accommodation is uniquely molded in a Thai style, combines the classic aura waiting for VIP guests to experience, and provided just only 15 room.

23. Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Bangkok Menam Riverside

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Bangkok Menam Riverside

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Bangkok Menam Riverside is a smoke free hotel beside the Chao Phraya River, with easy access to all the major tourist attractions, businesses, shopping, and entertainment venues, being just 500 meters away from Asia's Largest Night bazaar, Asiatique the Riverfront. This Bangkok riverside hotel is ideal for all types of events, features 17 function rooms, and several outdoor venues. 

24. Amdaeng Bangkok Riverside Hotel

Amdaeng Bangkok Riverside Hotel

Blending modern and cultural architecture throughout, Amdaeng Bangkok Riverside Hotel offers unique and detailed rooms with private balconies overlooking the Chao Phraya River. Guests can enjoy authentic Thai cuisine along with river views at the on-site Nye Restaurant.

25. ibis Bangkok Riverside Hotel

ibis Bangkok Riverside Hotel

Hotel Ibis Bangkok Riverside is situated in Soi Charoennakorn 17 where you can revel in the breathtakingly beautiful view of the Chao Phraya River from dawn till dusk. Travelling to Ibis Bangkok Riverside is effortless as it is easily accessible both by BTS Skytrain and river taxis. The lifestyle shopping and dining venue, ICONSIAM and Asiatique, is only a few minutes away from this riverside hotel in Bangkok. You can shop, eat, drink, or simply enjoy your vacation time free from any worries. Ibis Bangkok Riverside offers best-value accommodations fully-equipped with amenities and services guaranteed to make your stay a precious memory. It is a luxury experience at an affordable price.