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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 12 January 2013 via mobile

After reading a few reviews, I was quite skeptical in coming here! Myself and one other friend shared a room with a "toilet and shower". We also had A\C which was great! It is in an ideal spot, walking distance to some great attractions and of course close to Khoasan road! Close to the markets and great street food! Rooms...

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Philippines
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Beware! The rooms do not look like those on their website at all! The rooms are dirty and smelly. The A/C blows out ice in the middle of the night. The wall is so thin you can hear everything outside the room. It was nightmare for us since our room is located near the stairs so we can hear footsteps...

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1Thank Sweet L
Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
Reviewed 30 October 2012

everything good and also all stuff very kind to us thank u c u next time if you need to find the room that suit for ur pocket this place is very good location close to the Palace and Kao san road. they serve ur breakfast. it is very delicious. i like it very much.

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1Thank Rookie R
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 16 October 2012

Booked 2 nights stay at the inn with good deals. I was expecting the same room as I saw in the internet. When we arrived, the receptionist didn't even smile to us. Probably it was her PMS day. Didn't bother it that much until we saw the room. Small, smelly and dirty! We barely can walk inside the room. Stayed...

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9Thank CorNeliap08
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2012

i stay here when i,m passing Bangkok be it for onward travel or to meet a friend. i always have loads of bags with me and this place is cheap and safe too leave your things in the room all day, but bring a lock, if you only want to sleep and shower this place is fine its not going...

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1Thank johnnybee10
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 6 September 2012

I payed the 900BHT for the 4 night stay! Stayed only for ONE NIGHTT!!The rooms was so bad, and smelt like mildew, that luckily I had some Tea Tree oil and put it on the wall, fan, and bedding, to make the smell bearable. For my sleeping, the springs on the bed were broken, and good luck trying to get...

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2Thank Delchapo
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 August 2012

Terrible experience, the from the desk staff( Reception ) was extremely rude,insulting and disrespectful I invited a thai friend and one of the receptionist asked me why he was going to my room,i told him that while I was packing my luggagde(i was flying back to New Zealand the following day after 2 months travelling in South East Asia), i...

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3Thank Daniel C
Klang, Selangor, Malaysia
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Book this hotel for a "Stay 4 Pay 3" promotion. So i paid 900 baht for 4 nite stay in a single room. The room equipped with a TV and a small fan, but was very very small and smelly. Windows are like not working at all, air does not circulate in the room, felt trapped when inside the room....

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2Thank StanleyTai
Irapuato, Mexico
Reviewed 14 August 2012

My original hotel choice was fully booked so I walked around for a bit and ended at Sawasdee Smile Inn, it doesn't look as bad from the entrance and they gave me quite a good deal. The room was tiny and not very clean. As soon as I turned the lights off to go to sleep, I started hearing some...

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1Thank ChrisLLC
Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
Reviewed 4 August 2012

I traveled in south asia for 1month and going to sawasdee smile in was the worse experience ever. The staff is rude, they don t give u even a smile. I saw a lot of client complaining and yelling at them for good reason. The room was smelling and the bed full of bugs. But the worst is them travel...

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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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Sawasdee Smile Inn is located on Rambuttri road . It is a 10-minute walk from Khaosan road . With a cozy rooms Sawasdee Smile Inn is offer value-for-money accommodations. It features 24 hours reception , open air lobby and free wifi a in public area . Featuring Thai modern décor . All the rooms are equipped with air conditioning and flat-screen TV . Some rooms feature a private bathroom with hot shower . Smile Bar &Restaurant open at 7 am-midnight .There’re serving varieties Thai & international cuisine. The A la carte breakfast offers a choice of Asian or western style and room service is available on site .Sawasdee Smile Inn is a 300 metres away to the Grand Palace , Wat Pho and easy access to get public transportation to downtown . ... more   less 

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Address: 35 Soi Rongmai, Chao Fa Rd | Phanakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: $13 - $31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Sawasdee Smile Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 128
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