The Oriental, Bangkok
One of the most prestigious and luxurious hotels in Bangkok, the Mandarin Oriental was established in 1837 and has hosted Thai royalty and movie stars. Located on the Chao Phraya River, the hotel houses 358 guest rooms and 38 suites. Each room is decorated with teak wood and Thai silk and offers a view of the river or the hotel’s gardens. The Oriental Spa has 14 treatment suites and offers over 40 treatment options that combine European and Thai techniques, as well as Ayurvedic options. Le Normandie offers French cuisine, and traditional Thai fare is served at Sala Rim Naam.