Bangkok, Thailand —February 8, 2018— Marriott Hotels, the iconic flagship brand of Marriott International, will open the Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse in Q1 2018. Owned by TCC Land Asset World (Asset World Corporation, A member of TCC Group), the five-star hotel is situated on Surawongse Road, Bangkok’s bustling thoroughfare that runs from The Chao Phraya River to Rama IV Road, which is reserved as the city’s heritage landmark.
“TCC is a very important and visionary partner for Marriott International. Together, we’ve collaborated on many successful projects in Thailand including the Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen’s Park, Hua Hin Marriott Resort & Spa as well as the Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa, Nai Yang Beach. Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is an exciting project because it furthers Marriott Hotel’s presence in Bangkok and offers premium experiences for both international and domestic travelers,” said Karl Hudson, Area Vice President - Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia & Myanmar, Marriott International.
Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse will be the first Marriott Branded hotel in Thailand to offer flexible accommodations at a convenient location by combining spacious guestrooms catering to both business and leisure travelers, as well as apartment-style suites suited for longer stays which come complete with kitchenettes and up to three bedrooms for larger groups and families. Set in a 32-storey modern mixed-use building, the hotel combines 197 guestrooms and 106 apartments. Every room and apartment is stylishly set in a soothing earth-toned palette that exemplifies the Marriott Modern design aesthetic balancing utility with style.
Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is located in Bangkok’s historic quarter, surrounded by cultural and art attractions that include Neilson Hays Library, Bangkokian Museum, old custom department office, Sri Maha Mariamman Temple (Wat Khaek) and the Chao Phraya River. The hotel also sits on the new Creative District in Bangrak District that is currently under major creative transformation. The soon-to-open Mahanakhon Observatory and ICONSIAM are not far away. Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is an ideal choice for travelers that not only look for an accommodation but also authentic local experience.
In addition to leisure travelers who want to stay at the heart of the bustling city, Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is also designed to meet the needs of Thailand’s MICE segment that has seen continual, exponential growth. The property has a total of 1,555 sqm of stylish and inspired event venues include two ballrooms and nine meeting rooms - fully equipped with the latest AV technology. For another flexible meeting space option, there’s a dynamic colonial-style courtyard and an outdoor garden designed to foster creativity and elevate all cocktail receptions, dinners and coffee break experiences. To further meet the needs of our global hotel guests and to enable Marriott Hotels’ Art of Hosting philosophy, there will also be on-property coordinators fluent in Chinese and Japanese with timeless Thai hospitality.
Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is also a foodie’s haven with three distinctive dining venues that include Praya Kitchen, Thai buffet restaurant which brings back forgotten recipes passed down from generation to generation using seasonal local ingredients all recreated from chefs’ childhood memories, Yào Restaurant & Rooftop Bar, the city’s first modern Chinese influenced multi-level hot spot in Bangkok. Yào Restaurant features fine Cantonese and Shanghainese cuisine by native Chinese chef and signature tea ritual while Yào Rooftop Bar, the two-level outdoor bar with vibrant Shanghainese influenced deco offers signature bites and cocktails, with a glimpse of Chao Praya river.
Guests can also indulge in an array of signature treatments at Quan Spa to revitalize the body and restore clarity to the mind, sunbathe by the pool and get in shape at the 24-hour fitness center. The Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse aims to rejuvenate Surawong neighborhood and position itself as the hidden gem of Bangkok.
Slated to open in March 2018, Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse is a convenient 45 minute drive from the airport. For more information, please visit bangkokmarriottsurawongse.com