Situated in the hub of Bangkok leading medical centers and shopping malls, Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai is a convenient and comfortable Bangkok hotel for any medical appointment, visiting relatives, or just enjoying shopping! The hotel is just a 2-minute walk to Bangkok Hospital and few kilometers from other leading hospitals in Bangkok including Piyavate hospital and Praram 9 hospital. The hotel also provides FREE shuttle van to mentioned hospitals, MRT Petchaburi station, and BTS Thonglor station where you can connect to other parts of Bangkok smoothly.
From Suvarnabhumi International Airport, take Route 7 (Toll Road) then take the Rama IX Road exit. Merge on to Rama 9 Road, turn left onto Pradit Manoo Tham Road, turn right to Pharam 9 Soi 26, turn left to Soi Petchaburi 47, continue straight to stay on Soi Petchaburi 47 and turn right and stay on Soi Petchaburi 47. Hotel is on the left.
Established in 1972, Bangkok Hospital is one of the largest private hospitals in Southeast Asia. The hospital has over 40 locations across major cities in Thailand, and the headquarter is located in Soi Soonvijai, just a 2-minute walk from the hotel. It offers world-class service, high quality international standard facilities, advanced technology equipment, and dedicated international departments with a team of knowledgeable translators who can communicate effectively in over 26 languages.
Piyavate Hospital, is a private JCI accredited tertiary care hospital located in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand provides a comprehensive list of the highest standards of healthcare. With over two decades of experience, Piyavate has been widely recognized for its outstanding expertise in treating patients in many medical specialties, such as heart, bone & joints, dentistry to fertility. Piyavate hospital provides a broad range of health care services in patient-centered setting. Services include diagnosis and treatment of disease and health condition as well as promotion, maintenance and restoration.
Praram 9 Hospital was originally established by a group of professional and specialized physicians from all medical spheres. The hospital was constructed with the objective of providing a wide range of reliable medical services of the highest quality standards. The hospital has installed the most modern, state-of-the-art medical equipments to provide patients with the very best medical services at all times.
We highly recommend you to visit this night market to explore one of the most local experiences in Bangkok! Ratchada Train Market is conveniently located near MRT Thailand Cultural Center Station. You will discover a big, vibrant outdoor market with rainbow-colored tents along with lively music. You will also find yourself in a heaven of shopping and local food at low prices. Let's have more fun and try to negotiate when buying an item here. Most of popular items include clothing, shoes, accessories, and many more while the back area is full of food vendors and outdoor restaurants. Check it out after 5 PM everyday.
One of Bangkok's hippest & hottest districts is definitely Thonglor. It houses hundreds of quirky bars, cozy cafés with seriously skilled baristas to quaint seating, a variety of casual and fancy eateries, glamorous nightlife experiences, and boutique shops. Thonglor is always known as high-end destination; however, it fits for every type of travellers. Here you can find food from street-sided food to fancy fine dining. It's always packed during weekend nights.
The loft-like, open-plan, and eco-friendly community mall aims to be Thonglor's backyard, a gathering ground for specialized and quality producers. This creative playground and market offer decent numbers of craft coffee places, artisan eateries, and little hip shops amidst the garden for your indulgence.
72 Courtyard, the slick, open-plan mall in Thonglor, is an experiential landmark that houses Bangkok's most exciting food and drinks, nightlife, and entertainment concept all in a communal urban setting. Like the Commons, you'll find acres of concrete, plants and steels, with as much space devoted to communal courtyards.
The EmQuatier consists of three malls called as 'EM District" along with the existing Emporium. A long list of designer brands are available at the new EmQuartier Bangkok together with a distinctive futuristic design with dozens of restaurants and a cool atrium garden – complete with a waterfall. EM District has direct access from Phrom Phong BTS Skytrain. Hotel guests can take a shuttle van to MRT Petchaburi station, get off at Sukhumvit Station and then change to BTS and Phrom Phong station is just the next one.
Terminal 21 is a unique themed shopping mall located just 4.4 kilometers from the hotel. Its design concept is to bring the whole world to you in Market Street style. Design of each floor is inspired by different world famous cities including Caribbean, Rome, Paris, Tokyo, London, Istanbul, San Francisco, and Hollywood where visitors can enjoy taking photos of these decorations.
Terminal 21 Shopping Mall houses over 600 shops offering a diverse choices of accessories, shoes, and clothes by both commercial brands and talented Thai designers at affordable prices as well as several delicious restaurants, a Cineplex, and a supermarket.
Don't forget to check out a massive food court on the top floor. It serves all kinds of mouthwatering Thai and international fare at affordable prices which is considerably low comparing to high food quality! A vast collection of restaurants here is very well known for both local Thais and travellers. It's definitely worth of visiting!
Esplanade Bangkok is a lifestyle and entertainment complex. It offers a variety of entertainment experiences including 12 screen cinema complex, 22 bowling lanes, 17 karaoke rooms, an interactive art museum, a state of the art fitness center, and over 50 restaurants. You can easily get there by MRT underground and get off at Cultural Center Station. Esplanade Bangkok also accommodates Muang Thai Rachadalai Theatre, a live show musical theatre. It was built to fulfill the vision of being a “Multi- Function Theatre” that provides a wide range of live event services such as musical, play, concert, talk show, competition, seminar, product launch, press conference and many more. It houses the intimate 1,512 seats that the audience can get pleasant view in every aspect.
Connected directly to MRT underground of Rama IX station at basement level, Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 is a one-stop lifestyle entertainment shopping in Ratchadapisek area. Over 300 shops ranging from clothing, fashion accessories, beauty salons, day spas, appliances, electronic gadgets, various restaurants, cafés, a cineplex to ice skating arena are waiting for you to explore. Moreover, one of the highlights is Robinson Flagship Store decorated in premium Modern Loft style for your ultimate shopping experiences.
RCA, known as Royal City Avenue, is one of the most recognized nightlife scenes in Bangkok. There is a multitude of bars, nightclubs, live music events, and restaurants stretching along the street. Don't miss Songkran festival at RCA in April. The whole street will be shut down just for a huge water splash war which can bring thousands of worldwide travellers to enjoy the fun.
RCA also accommodates EasyKart, an exciting indoor Go Karting tracks for fast & furious enthusiasts. No worry for a safety issue. This place has a professional team who will brief you before the race and monitor all racers to ensure the maximum of safety.
Another place to visit in this area is House RCA or House Rama where you can enjoy alternate choices for entertainment. Gathering many great films from around the world; for in any kind of films, independence films, art films, international award winning films or even the blockbuster big hit.
Show DC is the first entertainment and retail mega complex located just few kilometers from Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Soi Soonvijai. It houses hundreds of shops, restaurants, coffee shops, a cooking school, a rooftop bar, a large duty-free shop, and two theaters for various spectacular shows. On the first floor of this huge complex, K-District Mall, known as the largest Korea Town outside of Korea, is a great choice for shopping for those who love Korean fashion, beauty, health, and food products. Duty-free Lotte covers most of the spaces in Show DC. Countless luxury brand products are available here and additional discount when presenting Show DC card may apply for some certain brands.
"Located on the lobby level of the hotel, Khua Kling Pak Sod is renowned with its traditional Thai southern cuisine especially for local Thais. This family-run Thai restaurant offers the 'home cooking' concept and aim to carry their family legacy by their main chefs, the mother and aunt. This restaurant believes that sharing meals with family at home is the best dining experience, where you can enjoy good food together with your loved ones. Expect to find comfort and joy of a home cooked meal here."
Entering Al Saray Fine Lebanese and Indian Cuisine restaurant is like stepping into an exotic culinary realm swirling with colourful spices and aromatic seasonings from the region. A wide array of homemade menu, from small Lebanese mezze dishes and grilled & baked selections to Indian curry and desserts. Not only are our dishes strictly prepared according to Halal standard, but they also feature premium and healthy ingredients in respect of true Lebanese and Indian traditions.
This local beef-only restaurant is notable for its beef balls which are made from 100% of high quality beef selection. Many locals come here for either lunch or dinner. Apart from its signature beef balls, it also offers other different options of beef choices you prefer at considerably low price. It's just a few minute walk from the hotel. Walk out from the hotel and turn left and walk straight. Turn left at Phetchaburi 47 Alley, Lane 9 and keep straight. The restaurant will be at your right.
If you have strong sweet tooth, you should not miss After You Dessert Café. It takes only a 2-minute walk from the hotel to go there. From the hotel, turn left, walk straight and turn right at Bangkok Plaza building. Don't be surprised if you find a long queue when enter to the building. Yes, you are at your destination. After You is famous for both locals and travellers, especially its signature Shibuya Toast. Try several special cafés and delicious freshly baked treats from a long list of its offering whereas surround yourself with warm and cosy atmosphere.