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Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

Happy couples' time to relax

The most relaxing part of getting married has to be the honeymoon, as the months of organisation and wedding-day jitters are over.

Thursday, 21 June, 2012, 12:00am

Riverside delights


The venerable hotel has been welcoming guests since its founding on the banks of the Chao Phraya River in 1876 - with Joseph Conrad, Somerset Maugham and Noel Coward among the distinguished authors and guests to have suites named after them.

3 Sep 2008 - 12:00am


Glowing recommendation

4 May 2007 - 12:00am

The Dusit Thani, Bangkok

Where is it? Next to Sala Daeng skytrain, the overhead metro station that gives good views of those who insist on taking taxis, which are usually stationary in Bangkok's never-ending traffic jam. It's also opposite Lumpini Park, a green oasis in a frantic city, and within striking distance of Patpong's bar area.

26 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Travel Notes

Bangkok online

16 Mar 2001 - 12:00am

Time to re-rate Mandarin

Mandarin Oriental Recommendation: Buy Brokerage: Smith New Court Mandarin Oriental will be re-rated by investors if one of three things happen: The conversion of the 216-room Ritz-Carlton Hotel into an office block, which will limit new room supply in Central; the acquisition of a hotel or holiday resort in the region, preferably in China; or an earlier than expected economic recovery in Japa

28 Mar 1993 - 12:00am