Metropolitan  5 stars

27 South Sathorn Road, Tungmahamek, Sathorn, Bangkok, Thailand, 10120  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

This ultra modern hotel used to be a downtown YMCA and the reminders of its former incarnation are the overly small City rooms which are compensated for by the spacious luxury bathrooms. The décor is starkly black and white with a distinctly urban feel. You’ll feel like you have arrived when you relax in the exclusive Met Bar. The sleeping rooms continue the same high tech decorating scheme and are a great choice for the traveler who loves the feel of super modern youthful city life.

Verified Reviews:

  • Gym is well equipped - No air con - Awesome water pressure
  • Fantastic views over bangkok - Great value - Bar is extremely expensive
  • Free shuttle - Service was good - Room was just ok
  • Pool is great - Breakfast is excellent - Flat-panel tv
  • Free internet - Uncomfortable furniture - Great location

Overview

Centrally located in the famous business district of Bangkok, the luxurious four-star Metropolitan Bangkok hotel is just a stone’s throw away from the Temple of the Golden Mount and the famous Grand Palace.

Renovated in 2003 and decorated in seductive mix of eastern and western contemporary and antique styles the residence boasts a well-equipped gym, a swimming pool and a first-rate spa.

The hotel’s 171 deluxe guestrooms including four penthouses come with balconies, climate control, signature furnishings, premium bedding, safety deposit boxes, flat-panel televisions, DVD players, separate bathrooms with designer toiletries and internet access.

Two on-site restaurants and a lounge-bar serve Asian and Mediterranean-inspired cuisine.

Suvarnabhumi International Airport is 27.3km away.

Number of floors   11.  Number of rooms   342.

City Center Bangkok - 4.2 mi
Airports Don Mueang (DMK) - 13.9 mi, Suvarnabhumi International (BKK) - 14.4 mi
Train Stations BTS-Chit Lom - 1.5 mi, BTS-Ploen Chit - 1.6 mi
Underground stations MRT- Silom - 2300 ft, MRT-Lumphini - 2700 ft
Restaurants Vertigo Grill and Moon Bar (Cuisine: Southwestern) - 500 ft, Nahm Restaurant (Cuisine: Thai) - 300 ft

Rooms

All 171 elegant individually-appointed guestrooms feature modern furnishings, premium fabrics, air conditioning, satellite television, direct-dial phones, voice mail, in-room safes, mini-bars, refrigerators, separate bathrooms with signature amenities, hair dryers and wireless high-speed internet connectivity.

Double room (26sqm) offers a double or a king-size bed, natural fabrics, a balcony, a hair dryer, a desk, a coffee-maker and turn-down service.

Suite (240sqm) is equipped with double beds, natural linen, a coffee-maker, a desk, an iron, a sofa and wake-up calls.

Studio suite (43sqm) features a king-size bed, deluxe fabrics, a terrace, a desk, a sofa, a coffee-maker, a sitting area and turn-down service.

Executive suite (83sqm) is appointed with a king-size bed, blackout drapes, a terrace, a hair dryer, a working desk, a coffee-maker, a sofa and pay movies.

Terrace room (80sqm) has a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic linen, blackout drapes, a terrace, a working desk, a sofa and a living room.

Penthouse (150sqm) comes with double beds, hypo-allergenic fabrics, blackout curtains, a terrace, a sofa, a sitting room and a separate dining area.

All children under the age of four stay free of charge when using existing beds.

Dining options

Breakfast buffet is served for free at the Glow restaurant every morning from 6am till 11am.

The Nahm restaurant offers authentic Thai specialties in elegant ambiance daily from noon till 10pm.

The Glow restaurant serves exotic regional and international culinary delights every day from 6am till 9pm.

The Met Bar provides a vast variety of Mediterranean-inspired dishes in intimate exclusive atmosphere daily from 4pm till 9pm.

Work

The contemporary business centre comes with state-of-the-art office equipment and internet connectivity.

Wireless internet access is available in the entire hotel.

Leisure

Leisure area offers a well-equipped gym, a swimming pool and a first-rate spa.

Additional features

The hotel offers free parking, luggage storage, 24-hour front desk, dry cleaning, laundry, dining facilities, business facilities, fax/photocopying service and wireless internet access.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bus parking
  • Concierge desk
  • Doctor on call
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Florist
  • Free transportation
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • Gift shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Hairdresser
  • Tour desk
  • Designated smoking area
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Private hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Limousine service
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Exercise gym
  • Jacuzzi
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Parasols
  • Shiatsu massage
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Ironing facilities
  • Analog data port
  • Toaster
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Separate tub and shower
  • Telephone with data ports
  • Voice mail
  • Stove
  • Speaker phone
  • Dishwasher
  • Bottled water
  • Bathtub
  • Pay TV
  • Work desk
  • In-room computer
  • Hair dryer
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Mini bar
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Connecting rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Bathrobe
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Kitchenette
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Adjoining rooms
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Cordless phone
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Dressing area
  • Living room
  • Hi-Fi
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of THB 2900 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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All 171 elegant individually-appointed guestrooms feature modern furnishings, premium fabrics, air conditioning, satellite television, direct-dial phones, voice mail, in-room safes, mini-bars, refrigerators, separate bathrooms with signature amenities, hair dryers and wireless high-speed internet connectivity.

Double room (26sqm) offers a double or a king-size bed, natural fabrics, a balcony, a hair dryer, a desk, a coffee-maker and turn-down service.

Suite (240sqm) is equipped with double beds, natural linen, a coffee-maker, a desk, an iron, a sofa and wake-up calls.

Studio suite (43sqm) features a king-size bed, deluxe fabrics, a terrace, a desk, a sofa, a coffee-maker, a sitting area and turn-down service.

Executive suite (83sqm) is appointed with a king-size bed, blackout drapes, a terrace, a hair dryer, a working desk, a coffee-maker, a sofa and pay movies.

Terrace room (80sqm) has a king-size bed, hypo-allergenic linen, blackout drapes, a terrace, a working desk, a sofa and a living room.

Penthouse (150sqm) comes with double beds, hypo-allergenic fabrics, blackout curtains, a terrace, a sofa, a sitting room and a separate dining area.

All children under the age of four stay free of charge when using existing beds.

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Size: 585 sq. feet
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    Bed type: King Size Bed
    Size: 465 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Triple
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          Size: 2585 sq. feet
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            Bed type: King Size Bed
            Size: 865 sq. feet
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                Bed type: King Size Bed
                Size: 895 sq. feet
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                  Size: 1615 sq. feet
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                    Metropolitan LocationWhat's nearby

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                    • Train stations
                    • Parks
                    • Tourist attractions
                    • Museums
                    • Convention centers
                    • Stadiums
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                    What's nearby

                    What's nearby.

                    Bangkok city centre is within 4.5km from the residence.

                    Grand Palace, a popular historic landmark is about 1.4km away.

                    The Temple of the Golden Mount, a famous cultural site is approximately 200m away.

                    Khao San Road, a well-known place of tourists’ attraction is less than 1km away.

                    Lumphini Park, a noted recreation area is just 300m away.

                    Thaniya Plaza, a popular entertainment place is within 500m from the hotel.

                    Patpong Night Market, a famous shopping district is about 700m away.

                    Sri Mariamman Temple, a well-known religious monument is approximately 1.6km away.

                    Siam Paragon Mall, a noted shopping area is less than 2.2km away.

                    Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre, a famous business spot is within 2.3km from the property.

                    Popular areas
                    • Pat pong
                      3000 ft
                    Places of interest
                    • Sri Mariamman Temple (Wat khaek)
                      1.0 mi
                    Train stations
                    • BTS-Chit Lom
                      1.4 mi
                    Convention centers
                    • Queen Sirikit National Convention Centre
                      1.4 mi
                    Shopping areas
                    • Night Market ( Suan Lum Night Bazaar)
                      3000 ft
                    • Patpong Night Market
                      4000 ft
                    • MBK Shopping Mall
                      1.4 mi
                    Stadiums
                    Parks
                    • Lumpini Park
                      2700 ft
                    Universities, Institutes
                    • Chulalongkorn University
                      1.2 mi
                    Business areas
                    • France Embassy
                      400 ft
                    • Germany Embassy
                      1400 ft
                    • United States of America Embassy
                      1.1 mi
                    Underground stations
                    • MRT- Silom
                      2000 ft
                    • MRT-Lumphini
                      2300 ft
                    • MRT-Sam Yan
                      4300 ft

                    Local Attractions

                    • Sri Mariamman Temple
                      1.0 mi
                      Thanon Silom, Bangkok
                    • Maha Uma Devi Temple
                      1.1 mi
                      Silom Road, Bangkok
                    • Neilson Hayes Library
                      1.1 mi
                      195 Surawong Road,, Bangkok
                    • Calypso Cabaret
                      1.3 mi
                      2194 Charoenkrung 72-76 Rd, Bangkok
                    • Playhouse Theatre Cabaret
                      1.3 mi
                      296 Phayathai Road, Bangkok

                    Near the hotel

                    • M.R. Kukrit's Heritage Home
                      1200 ft
                      19 Soi Prapinit, South Sathorn Rd, Bangkok
                    • Lumpini Park
                      2500 ft
                      Rama IV Road, Bangkok
                    • Silom Night Market
                      2600 ft
                      Silom Road, Bangrak, Bangkok
                    • Lumpinee Boxing Stadium
                      3300 ft
                      Rama 4 Road, Lumphimi, Klongtoey, Bangkok
                    • Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute)
                      3600 ft
                      1871 Rama IV Rd, Bangkok
                    • Wat HuaLamPhong
                      4200 ft
                      728 Rama 4 Rd., Sriphraya, Bangrak, Bangkok
                    • State Tower
                      4600 ft
                      Silom Road, Bangkok

                    Restaurants Nearby

                    • Vertigo Grill and Moon Bar

                      69% likes this, based on 1112 reviews
                      Cuisine: Southwestern

                      500 ft
                      Banyan Tree Bangkok, 21/100 South Sathon Road Sathon

                      Phone: 66-02-679-1200

                    • Nahm Restaurant

                      67% likes this, based on 539 reviews
                      Cuisine: Thai

                      300 ft
                      27 Sathorn Road

                      Phone: +66 2 625 3388

                    • Banyan Tree Bangkok

                      77% likes this, based on 217 reviews

                      600 ft
                      21/100 South Sathon Road
                    • Apsara Cruise by Banyan Tree

                      81% likes this, based on 70 reviews
                      Cuisine: Thai

                      500 ft
                      21/100 South Sathon Road

                      Phone: 662 679 1200

                    • Pier 59

                      Cuisine: Thai

                      700 ft
                      21/100 Sathorn Tai Rd.

                      Phone: 02-679-1200

                    Getting there.

                    Suvarnabhumi International Airport BKK is within 27.3km from the accommodation.

                    Bangkok Don Mueang International Airport DMK is about 22.6km away.

                    Airport transportation is possible or request.

                    Getting around.

                    Hualumphong Train Station is within 2km from the hotel.

                    BTS Ratchathewi Train Station is about 2.8km away.

                    MRT Hua Lamphong Underground Station is approximately 2.1km away.

                    MRT Sam Yan Underground Station is less than 3.5km away.

                    Public parking is possible at a location nearby.

                    Metropolitan Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Metropolitan

                    Average guest rating

                    8.6
                    out of 10
                    Exceptional
                    Based on 99 reviews

                    Rating by category:

                    Location
                    8.1
                    Rooms
                    8.8
                    Service
                    8.6
                    Value
                    8.7
                    Dining
                    8.4

                    Individual guest reviews

                    • Group of friends

                      The staff were very helpful and the hotel and room was very stylish and comfortable.

                      • Average rating
                        10.0
                    • Older travelers

                      Everything - the room, the food, the service, the yoga, the hydration pool.

                      Leaving!

                      • Average rating
                        9.2
                    • Single

                      The staff were very helpful and friendly, they made reservations for me and gave me directions and advice etc. The room was very comfortable and dinner in the hotel restaurant on my first night was lovely too, the staff here too were excellent and made me feel at home as I was on my own for dinner.

                      there was no hot water in the shower for the whole of my stay and even after I informed reception it was never fixed.

                      • Average rating
                        9.6
                    • Single

                      facility cleaness is maintaining all the time.

                      Direct tip request from porter

                      • Average rating
                        7.0
                    • Older travelers

                      The hotel is beautiful, the rooms large and well appointed and the staff friendly and very helpful. The two restaurants and the bar had wonderful food and great service. We would definitely stay at this hotel again.

                      • Average rating
                        9.6
                    • Family with children

                      I like the doble bed metropolitan room facing Sathorn Rd.

                      Breakfast area used to be on the 1st floor next to the pool which was nice but now on second floor which is not as nice.

                      • Average rating
                        9.6
                    • Group of friends

                      The attention, dedication and friendlyness of all Staff at the recepetion, restaurant (Thai) which is excellent and

                      • Average rating
                        8.8
                    • Couple

                      the hotel was absolutly beautiful, the staff was gracious and kind. it was total and utter luxury and i highly recommend this hotel. fantastic!

                      • Average rating
                        9.6
                    • Single

                      The servcies and also the detail provided to guests.

                      • Average rating
                        10.0
                    • Family with children

                      The Welcoming Staff - I travelled with my son who is four and the staff were very friendly to us and made me and him feel very relaxed. Nahm the attached restaurant was outstanding.. the rooms and public areas were all very slick

                      I thought Glow the cafe type restaurant lacked atmosphere was over priced for what it was.. The staff were outstanding however

                      • Average rating
                        10.0
                    • Group of friends

                      Classy , contemporary hotel with superb service.

                      • Average rating
                        9.6
                    • Couple

                      The bathroom was as we expected from the pictures, clean and luxurious. The staff were very friendly and warm. The room was simple, clean and comfortable however didn't reflect the website images. The entrance foyer was cool and funky and in a different area we would have loved staying here!

                      The pool area was very smelly, so much so that we couldnt lay there. This was not the fault of the hotels, but we later discovered that the hotel was situated right next to a big rubbish dumping area. This is not the hotel to visit for a relaxing city break as it is a long way from the desirable areas of Bangkok and the nearest amenities were in a rather 'seedy' and smelly area of town. The bar was nice but had little atmosphere and for around £9 - £10 per cocktail we were disappointed.

                      • Average rating
                        5.8
                    • Couple

                      Amazing hotel, very 'zen' style and design. I am usually very particular about the cleanliness, and this was the first ever hotel I have stayed in where I couldn't find fault with the cleanliness of the room. The hotel staff were excellent and also provided a bottle of wine and chocolates to myself and my husband on arrival after hearing we were on our honeymoon. Super spacious bathroom (though we did have a superior room) and a great shower. When you got a taxi from the hotel, you would get a card with the taxi number plate and your destination written on it so you would not be ripped off or worry in any way. Great great hotel, would stay there again! Also Banyan Tree hotel is right next door and the bar has unbelievable views of Bangkok!

                      • Average rating
                        10.0
                    • Family with children

                      Great design overall. Simple, clean and modern. Spacious bathroom. Great food at restaurants. Nice and cozy new year eve count down party with fireworks.

                      Not so convenient around for food and shops. It seems that lots of taxi drivers are not familiar with the area.

                      • Average rating
                        8.2
                    • Single

                      Loved the fact that there is a yoga mat in each room so you can really do stretching in the morning or evening!

                      Not many taxi drivers seem to know the location so need to send guests the directions in Thai

                      • Average rating
                        8.8
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