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Banglamphu

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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I was born in Bangrak but moved to live in this area for 20 years. Banglumpoo has been changing all the time as its places for tourists. The buildings were sold to second hand, third hand more and more. Some are doing hotel business, some...More

1  Thank Tong P
Reviewed 9 November 2016

thats the backpacker area in bangkok. guesthouses are very cheap there but you have to chose. directly in khao san road its quite noisy. shopping and fun...

Thank MC Brigitte S
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

this is the place where all the backpackers stay since they have everything: they sell foods, clothes, jeans, 2nd hand books and etc on th street. i really love to see is the food stall.

Thank Dilah115
Reviewed 5 September 2016

This market is close to Khao San Road and is popular with tourists as well as locals. Stalls here sell Thai made products like clothes, jeans, sneakers and household items at bargain prices. There are also secondhand bookstores and numerous internet cafes.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This place is great for budget travellers.Small street but numerous bar , restaurants,street food,fruit vendors,and backpackers guests houses.The place i like to escape because of roadside alley's vendors with their colorful offerings.The things are getting with cheap option.

Thank donaldgomes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

There are many of these small hidden away streets, where you will find many different types of eateries from all over the world.

Thank sylvann2016
Reviewed 29 April 2016

If you don't need to buy clothes, fabric or other stuff in wholesale then you don't have to go there.

Thank MewPingu
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

During my 4 weeks of vacation in Thailand and Cambodia, I used Bangkok as my home base on 3 occasions. This neighborhood has a lot to offer, things catering to the needs of travelers. Hotels, foods, drinks, souvenirs are plenty and cheap. Travel agencies are...More

2  Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Most of the denizens of this area of Bangkok reminded me of the way my friends and I looked and acted in the late 60s - early 70s. Small shops and market stalls line every sidewalk and though a lot of the merchandise on offer...More

1  Thank LaurelParker
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The area where the famous backpacker street Khao saan road is located has grown up over the last decade. Now there are trendy bars, pubs and restaurants sprinkled amongst all the shopping opportunities, hostels and hotels. The area caters both for the western budget traveler...More

Thank Hakan S
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Banglamphu
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
...More
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GRRRANNE
Hello, I would like to konw what neighborhood do you recommend staying in Bangkok. My husband and I will be staying in Bangkok in February 2016. We are looking for for a nice "touristy" neighborhood close to nearby tourist attractions. We are a mature couple in our fourties. Thank you in advance,
2 July 2015|
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Response from Raintree_Thailand | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what "tourist" things you're looking for. The Banglampoo area is close to the Grand Palace, museums and older part of BKK. It has a wide range of lodging from guesthouse to 4-star hotels. Anywhere in Banglampoo... More
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Missxandpablo
really nice boutique hotels?
5 January 2015|
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