If you missed out on getting a ticket for any of the March 16 to 18 Bangkok concerts by South Korean boy band Exo, online accommodations market Agoda might have a solution.
Until February 28, book a stay at one of its recommended accommodations around Thailand and you get a chance to win one of 25 pairs of Bt5,000 concert tickets, one of eight VIP passes to the band’s press conference on March 16, or one of five autographed concert posters.
You have to book via www.Agoda.com/EXO and use the promo code “AGODAEXO”.
Once you’ve secured a seat for the show billed as “Exo Planet #4 The ElyXiOn”, Agoda can also help you find a place to stay overnight near Impact Arena.
Beige Poshtel is 3.6 kilometres from the arena, a trendy budget hostel styled to look like a Manhattan loft. www.Agoda.com/beige-poshtels/hotel/bangkok-th.html
Rooftop Room, 2.2km from Impact in Koh Kret, is an apartment building with great city views and hotel-like amenities. www.Agoda.com/rooftop-room/hotel/all/bangkok-th.html
Buddy Oriental Riverside Hotel, 5km out on the Chao Phraya River, offers Exo fans great vibes as well as rest and relaxation. www.Agoda.com/buddy-oriental-riverside-hotel/hotel/bangkok-th.html
M Sotel Impact, 1.6km from the arena, is perfect if you also want to tour Bangkok. www.Agoda.com/m-sotel-impact-bangkok/hotel/bangkok-th.html
Ibis Bangkok Impact is just half a kilometres from the stage, a bright and stylish place fitted with modern design elements and multiple amenities, plus free shuttles to the arena. www.Agoda.com/ibis-bangkok-impact/hotel/bangkok-th.html
Wayha Hostel, 4km away in a residential neighbourhood, terrific if you want a homey vibe. www.Agoda.com/wayha-hostel-don-mueang-airport_2/hotel/bangkok-th.html.