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Courtesy of Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Bangkok (93.34)
Known as the hotel in Bangkok since 1876, hosting guests ranging from James Michener to Lauren Bacall and David Beckham.
Stats: 358 rooms; 35 suites; 4 restaurants; 1 bar.
Rooms to book: Deluxe rooms in the River Wing have balconies and partial river views.
Cost: Doubles from $460.
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