W Bangkok: Thailand’s Latest Luxury Accommodation Unveiled
Part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, W Hotels is all set to debut in the Thai capital with W Bangkok. Built at the intersection of Sathorn and Narathiwas Roads, is contending to become a landmark location at the Embassy Road.
W Bangkok combines two structures – a 31 floor contemporary glass tower and European inspired-building formerly occupied by the Russian embassy. Within its two towers it holds 407 guestrooms and suites including ten Marvelous Suites, four Duplex Suites, a Wow Suite and the W brand’s signature Extreme Wow Suite.
Inside the W Bangkok
Its interiors have been inspired by ancient Thai temples and palaces; sparkling tiles are reminiscent of these structures, juxtaposed with traditional jewel-encrusted installations. It’s strong east-meets-west sensibility is the work of local and international architects including Palmer & Turner Architects, Soda Thailand and New York’s Avroko.
W Bangkok also promises a new social scene in the city by way of its signature bars and destination restaurants. The WOOBAR™ makes an appearance within the W Lounge. The more vibrant Wet Deck offers a poolside spot to unwind under the sultry Bangkok sky.
Going by the commercial vibe of the city, W also houses 1,000 sqm of meeting and event space, featuring seven meeting rooms and a stunning outdoor area. And most importantly, it comes with the promise of their signature Whatever/Whenever service philosophy.