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Located on Rattanakosin Island, this popular district in Bangkok is convenient to many of the city's palaces and temples.
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Bangkok, Thailand
Banglamphu
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Past it’s former glory as a capital’s centre of old Siam, yet it has quite a lot to offer for travelers, especially those on tighter budget. There’s a lot of decent hotels and hostels and quality local restaurants, which won’t make a hole in the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

It is an interesting part of Bangkok, and some would say that it is far more authentic than many other areas. So it’s worth seeing...just. There is a big market.....a lot of clothes! But it was very hot when we were there, and packed with...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Banglamphu has always been my favorite area in Bangkok. Banglamphu is where Khaosan road and Soi Rambuttri are located. There are several hotels, guest houses, restaurants,Halal food shops, A Mosque (Chakrapong Masjid) Street foods, fast food restaurants, Markets,night market and many famous and well known...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Baloch101
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Affordable hotels and restaurants. If total cultural immersion is what you are looking for, Banglamphu will exceed your expectations

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MariaA4944
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I like his neighbourhood. It’s vibrant. You’d best be avoiding the backpacker invested Khao San Road. The rest of the neighbourhood has a lot to offer too. Some nice restaurants and bars. If you look good, you’ll even find some quite places where you can...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank 500dank
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Well, urban sprawl Bkk style, if that is your thing, well, there is plenty of non descript urban jungle out there inhabited by fake-friendly Thais with big eyes on your wallet size...steer carefully...

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank folanke
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Banglamphu, the area where Khao San Road is situated is all pretty similar to Khao San Road itself. There are no real quality hotels or restaurants, although I did see an Ibis, and this was probably on one of the more gentrified roads in the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank EJLH
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This area is a great introduction to Bangkok and Thailand in general. Lots of food, massages and things to see around the area. I love just walking around and looking. Start your trip here for a few days, then maybe stay around the siam area...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Travels D
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

- Go to Banglampu, you should experience boat trip on canal - Shopping is cheap. Average prices. Goods and food are normal. - Street has nothing special!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Munchantyty
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

why it is not banglumpu if you need to stay in the old town city of Bangkok, this place in some areas is more like you turn back time to 10 decades ago but there is several places that make you ensure that it is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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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
...More
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Response from Raintree_Thailand | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what "tourist" things you're looking for. The Banglampoo area is close to the Grand Palace, museums and older part of BKK. It has a wide range of lodging from guesthouse to 4-star hotels. Anywhere in Banglampoo... More
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