The city of Bangkok has plenty to offer with it’s majestic grand temples, culture, traditions and architectural beauty. Your time in the city will be exciting as you will get to visit the temples, food stalls and night markets. It’s an ideal honeymoon city for couples wishing to experience the warm hospitality of the local people and it’s vibrant culture.
Things to do in Bangkok
- Visit the Grand Palace
- Learn how Thai silk was made popular in the West at The Jim Thompson House
- City tour with different mode of transportation that Bangkok has to offer like the famous Tuk Tuk, BTS (Bangkok train system), long tail boat through the Chaophraya river canals
- Visit Chatujak Weekend Market which is the largest outdoor market in the world
- Experience the local delicacies at Yaowarat Market (China Town)
- Watch a live Muay Thai Boxing Show
- Relax yourself at a local spa – try the famous traditional Thai massage
- Wine and dine at an outdoor rooftop restaurants (Mahanakorn Bangkok, Above Eleven, Vertigo)
- Visit some of the famous floating markets (Klong Lat Mayom, Damnoen Saduak Floating Market, Amphawa Floating Market,Taling Chan Floating Market)
- Go on a romantic sunset dinner cruise ( Manohra cruise, Horizon cruise, Apsara cruise)
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Bangkok is from November to February with day temperatures under 30°C, however that is also the high season. The shoulder season runs from April to June, and September to October. Do note that April to June are Bangkok’s hottest months, whereas September and October are slightly cooler and wetter. The low season is during the monsoon season from July to August. Expect rainfall however you get to enjoy lower prices!!
Best Honeymoon Hotels in Bangkok
These are some of our favorite honeymoon hotels in the city. They are ordered from lovely 4 star boutique hotels, to higher end 5 star hotels and finally the most luxurious properties
This is a beautiful upscale boutique hotel featuring 24 individually decorated guest rooms. The rooms come with its own private balconies to enjoy the lush green garden surrounding the property perfect for honeymooners. This hotel is close to many embassies, shopping malls and in the heart of central Bangkok. Amenities include an outdoor pool, a Thai restaurant (Na Aroon) specializing in Traditional Thai cuisine, a full service spa and a fitness centre.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Executive suite on the 4th floor for views down to the pool and the canal.
This riverside luxury hotel is located on the Eastern side of the majestic Chaophraya river, offering understated luxury and spectacular river views in the oldest part of the city. With only 68 rooms altogether caters to all tastes, especially honeymooners. The outdoor swimming pool overlooking the Chaophraya river will make your stay even more memorable. You’ll find cafes, local restaurants and cool bars just minutes away from the property. It’s less than five minutes’ walk to the pier to catch ferries to the historic sites such as the Royal Palace, Wat Po and Wat Arun.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Deluxe Riva room which offer a private balcony overlooking the Chaophraya river
Eastin Grand Sathorn Hotel
This luxurious hotel probably has one of the best skyline views of the city, connected to the Surasak BTS sky train via the hotel’s own Sky Bridge. It’s the perfect getaway romantic honeymoon to choose from with an access to the executive lounge for an extra special service. The hotel offers stylish rooms with great views with 4 dine-in restaurants to choose from and also an infinity pool on the 14th floor.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Executive Deluxe room, this is a corner room with lounge benefits added.
The Rose Residences
This urban retreat is situated in the city center of Bangkok, its secluded location offers a very private atmosphere to those wishing to enjoy their honeymoon or even work. Each room comes with their own private balconies or patios to enjoy the city views. Just 500 metres away from the nearest BTS (Sky Train) Sala Daeng station, there are plenty of local restaurants within walking distance. The comfortable amenities include an outdoor swimming pool, a Thai restaurant, bar/lounge.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Rose residence suite for it’s living area space.
Nestled on the banks of the Chaophraya river is the ultra lavish Shangri La Bangkok hotel, a fabulous choice for the perfect honeymoon getaway. This luxurious hotel brings the best of Thai decor showcasing its rooms with marble flooring and paintings. At least 10 different dining options to choose from, will definitely blow your mind away. Enjoy an evening cocktail at The Riverside lounge or dine on the romantic cruise with The Horizon cruise where you see glittering temples and other Bangkok attractions. The inviting pools and fitness centre gives an opportunity for the guests to indulge in relaxing and healthy sessions. Its location is the ideal place to stay with easy access to The Grand Palace and other venues.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Krungthep balcony room for its river views and lounge benefits.
The Peninsula Bangkok
This is a landmark hotel in the Chaophraya river area combining modern facilities with traditional Thai decor. All rooms come with a river view perfect for your honeymoon to indulge in the finest service that it has to offer. The hotel is also a very popular venue to host weddings, parties for celebrities around the globe. It’s magnificent spa combines treatments of Thai, European is a class of its own. With its riverside location, the service, the views from all rooms, the spa and pool – it is hard to beat.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Deluxe Balcony Room to enjoy the river views
Chic and stylish are the words to describe a work of art with this hotel, the room interiors are themed around Water, Earth, Wood, Metal, and Fire. It has one of the most impressive outdoor infinity swimming pool with amazing city views to enjoy your honeymoon. A top-notch spa and several in-house restaurants and bars (including a fashionable rooftop bar). Located in Bangkok’s business center but close enough to walk to shopping and restaurants, the hotel is perfect whether for honeymooners or leisure apart.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the So comfy room for it’s space and you choose the theme according to your preference
The Sukhothai Hotel
If you like to be situated in the city center amidst the bustling city life with luxury and comfort on your honeymoon then The Sukhothai hotel is a perfect place. The comfortable rooms and big balcony suites with its lush gardens is a joy to behold. There are 3 amazing dining options to choose from. Soak yourself in an outdoor pool surrounded with the tranquility of the atmosphere around you or enjoy yourself at the hotel’s spa.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Courtyard room for it’s balcony space and garden views.
The Siam Hotel
Voted as one of the best hotels in Bangkok, The Siam is a masterpiece of style, heritage, luxury with a classic of Thai influence more than words can describe! The public areas including the rooms are filled with a collection of privately owned antiques offering a sense of relaxation yet privacy amidst the serenity of the property. There are only 39 rooms, each with its own personalized butler service to make your honeymoon even sweeter! Its amenities are second to none with a spa, gym, bar, cafe, salon, library and cinema. Its location is on the historic side of Bangkok offering easy access to the main temples and other tourist attractions via its own boat
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend The River view suite for its partial river view, brightness and high ceiling windows.
This riverfront paradise is an oasis in Bangkok city center district. Modern yet stylish accommodations are unparalleled, very ideal for the most decorated occasions. Excellent service along with Michelin worthy dining options is a place to celebrate love. Capella Bangkok is the perfect spot to spend your once in a lifetime memorable vacation. Their rooms boast a private plunge pool and villas on the riverside. In addition is their award winning Auriga wellness spa. It’s location is on the Chaophraya high developments just minutes away from the city center.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend The spacious Riverside villas which is unique in Bangkok, have their own private pool-equipped gardens right on the water
Mandarin Oriental Bangkok Hotel
This is probably the most iconic amongst the riverside hotels. Their rooms and suites are elegant with stunning river views from all angles. Everything is truly marvelous in its own class. Experience the best of fine dining at one of its ten upscale restaurants, an award winning spa, infinity swimming pool, guests can participate in free yoga, pilates, meditation and muay thai sessions in the extensive sport facilities which also includes a tennis court! Its location is just a stroll away from the city’s famous sky train connecting to downtown Bangkok.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Deluxe balcony room which has got a nice balcony to enjoy the best river views.
Four Seasons Bangkok
At the heart of Bangkok’s vibrant city is The Four Seasons Bangkok, with a series of indoor and outdoor areas, quiet courtyards filled with airy restaurants. Tropical lush garden surrounding greenery with open air terraces lounges next to the Chaophraya river. The modern sophisticated rooms and suites have a distinctive Thai touch to its character balancing luxury and comfort at the same time. Every room boasts high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows with river or garden views, and spa-like bathrooms perfect for your honeymoon getaway. The property has a vast collection of fine dining to choose from, extending from chinese to modern Italian with a mix of cocktails crafted by a master mixologist. The spa emphasises the wellbeing of its practitioners along with its outdoor pools with river views to behold! You can also visit the nearby neighbourhood via its river boat.
Suggested room for Honeymooners – We recommend the Premier river view room for its panoramic river views