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Old Capital Bike Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 95*
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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The rooms are beautiful, the breakfast is delicious, and the people who work there are kind and helpful. I stayed in one of the rooms with a bathtub, which was so lovely. A cold bath was a fantastic reprieve from the Bangkok heat!

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Istanbul, Turkey
INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 6 February 2017

How can you call a place a "hotel" when the hotel owner runs for a medicine when he hears you coughing ? Isn't it almost a parental care when your breakfast is prepared uniquely for you entirely upon your wishes and requests with great care and the best ingredients. Every single guest enjoys the rich variety of the breakfast exactly...

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Old_Capital, Owner at Old Capital Bike Inn, responded to this review

Dear Emel, How wonderful it is to read your super kind, elaborate review of your stay with us. You were a most lovely guest and we would love to host you again anytime! We're glad you appreciated all the little touches around our little inn, and it's obvious you had a very memorable trip. We look forward to your future...

Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had three nights at the Inn with our two children and we absolutely loved it. Our room was quirky, fun and comfortable and the staff very kind, friendly and helpful. They served a delicious local breakfast each day. We would love to stay again one day.

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philippines
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying at the Old Capital Bike Inn was like staying home. Jason and the staff were very warm and accomodating, they looked to our every need and were always happy to extend help when we needed it. We loved our rooms, they were cosy, tastefully decorated. My teenage boys and their dad enjoyed the bike tour with Jason. It is...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a treasure and in fact I wish to keep it as undiscovered as possible - a private secret precious place to go. I took my elderly parents to Bangkok and wanted to stay in a small and personal place that would have all modern functions yet give the feel of old Bangkok. This place is unique and...

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Old_Capital, Owner at Old Capital Bike Inn, responded to this review

Dear Vilmante and Family, Thank you dearly again for staying with us. It's wonderful to hear you had a wonderful time in Bangkok with us. And because we are just so small, I'm pretty sure this place will remain almost a hidden treasure awaiting your next visit! Thank you also for sparing the time to share your experience with this...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We very limited time in Bangkok so chose to stay near the attractions to get a feel for the city. It's such a pity it was so short because it meant that we weren't able to really enjoy this fabulous hotel. The staff could not be more helpful. Not only did they provide everything we needed but they gave us...

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Old_Capital, Owner at Old Capital Bike Inn, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you so much again for staying with us. We're glad you got to spend your time in Bangkok during our fun & wet Songkran new year's festival. It's a very special time of the year, and we're glad you spent it with us and had a wonderful stay. We do look forward to welcoming you again soon!...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could not have asked for more from Jason and his team! The hotel is a total delight, from Jason's bike tour to the unbelievable rooms! A great location, especially if you are going to use the canal boats! Stunning breakfasts in a beautiful hotel!

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Old_Capital, Owner at Old Capital Bike Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. and Mrs. Prior, It's lovely to hear you enjoyed a memorable stay in old Bangkok with us. We hope this lovely trip stays in your memory a long time, and will draw you to come back and stay with us again soon! Thank you for sparing time to share your experience here. Have a lovely day and see...

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't speak for the accommodation rooms, as I only stopped in for a drink and snacks. The small reception area was very inviting and they confirmed they serve coffee, beer, and snacks. The staff were very friendly and the ambiance very relaxing. They offer a simple variety of snacks and drinks, including Thai craft beers (180 baht).

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Grand Rapids, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Capital Bike Inn is a hidden gem. They serve delicious breakfasts, free night bike tours, unique rooms, with an immensely friendly and helpful staff. Little gifts were left in our room each day when we returned from exploring Bangkok. Even after we had checked out and left our bags there for our last day in Bangkok, they had a...

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Old_Capital, Owner at Old Capital Bike Inn, responded to this review

Dear Aileen and Danny, It's such a pleasure to hear you both had a wonderful stay with us. And yes, having a great shower before a long haul flight is always a good idea, so we always make sure our guests have access to that. Thank you again for staying and hope you're home safe by now! Warmest regards, Jason,...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jason and his excellent team welcomed us with warmth and bucket loads of tips and advice on this exciting city. The hotel is beautifully decorated and the room's unique. Breakfast and facilities also spot on! Stay here!

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Old_Capital, Owner at Old Capital Bike Inn, responded to this review

Dear Gareth and Nikola, Thank you so much for taking time to share your thoughts on your stay. Glad to hear we helped you enjoyed your travels in our lovely city a fulfilling one. Hope you're home safe by now and we definitely look forward to welcome you again in the future! Warm regards, Jason, Nantiya and OCBI staff

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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 Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formerly known as the award-winning Old Bangkok Inn, which was recommended by Conde Nast, The New York Times and TIME magazine, Old Capital Bike Inn is a boutique 10-room heritage bike inn set in Bangkok's yesteryears. Owned and operated by the same family of Old Bangkok Inn, we are located a stone's throw from Bangkok's major historical landmarks. What's new is we now offer free rentals of our fleet of restored vintage bikes as well as free night bike tours for our guests. We are a green and socially conscious establishment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Capital Bike Inn

Address: 607 Pra Sumen Road | Pra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand (Formerly Old Bangkok Inn)
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: $100 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Capital Bike Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“North side ground floor room is away from front street & construction next door. Upper rooms reached by stairs, if that's a concern”
deborahk9, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Family rooms are huge, but please do mind that the doors are not soundproof and are just next to the reception. We didn't mind though... :)”
sebkez, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms are difficult to access for clients with mobility issues or with small children”
kazzzy67, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The upstairs had a loft with very steep stairs to get to the bed. The downstairs room had natural light from a large skylight.”
juliegY7106NP, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beware of ongoing construction work, choose a room on the other side if you like to sleep over 8am.”
447gregoryd, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
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