Best of the Best 2018 - 161
B A N GKOK, THA ILA N D
N E I G H B O R H O O D Historical Dusit District
As the only riverside luxury resort to be located in the heart of Bangkok's palace and historic
district, The Siam offers you the unique opportunity to explore the Kingdom's finest restaurants, markets, galleries, shopping, temples, museums, palaces, historic sites, neighborhoods
and architecture. Choose from the city's most spacious suites, as well as 11 Pool Villas with
private gardens, swimming pools and roof terraces. Master the art of Thai cuisine at the intimate cooking school, or simply savor meals at one of three restaurants. Enjoy the pampering
of the Opium Spa, or spar in the world's first luxury Muay Thai boxing studio.
A DV I S O R T I P
$100 value food and beverage credit per stay.
Among the numerous on-property amenities,
the private pier offers complimentary shuttle
service along the river.
Garden Grove, California
Distance from Bangkok Airport (BKK): 45 minutes
THE ST. REGIS BANGKOK
B A N GKOK, THA ILA N D
N E I G H B O R H O O D City Center
The panorama rules at The St. Regis Bangkok, tucked within a 47-story tower along prestigious Rajadamri Road. The 228-guestroom hotel, which has a direct Skytrain link, offers dazzling views over the Thai capital; let your personal butler unpack while you take in the view
from your floor-to-ceiling windows. Dining choices include Jojo, an Italian trattoria; the captivating Viu, for international fare; and Zuma, for modern Japanese. Sip a signature Siam Mary
at the St. Regis Bar. Elemis Spa features a Sensory Journey Suite with above-water Relaxation
Pods. The hotel features Let's Chat service: Use WhatsApp to send in-hotel requests.
Dinner for two (excluding alcohol, tax and
gratuity), once per stay.
The hotel overlooks the elite Royal Bangkok
Sports Club, which features horse races every
other Sunday. There's no better view of the
Distance from Bangkok Airport (BKK): 22 miles/35 km
Size: 228 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Sophisticated
ANANTARA CHIANG MAI RESORT
CHIA N G MA I, THA ILA N D
N E I G H B O R H O O D Urban Riverside Tranquillity
Step beyond the exterior bamboo wall and into a world of exotic exclusivity at Anantara Chiang
Mai Resort. Set on the grounds of the former British consulate in the center of the ancient
capital, Anantara is firmly rooted in the 21st century with clean lines, polished woods and plenty of glass. Carefully chosen artifacts accent the 84 modernly minimal rooms; book one overlooking the tranquil Mae Ping River. The colonial consulate building now houses a pan-Asian
restaurant. Relax by the waterfront pool or in the spa and get in a Thai frame of mind with an
elephant trek or hill tribe visit.
50-minute massage for two, once per stay.
Bring an extra suitcase and your bartering
skills for trinket shopping at Chiang Mai's
famous Night Bazaar. Artisans generally
display their quality crafts on the weekends.
Distance from Chiang Mai Airport (CNX): 2 miles/3 km
Size: 84 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Hip
ASIA & PAC IFIC
Size: 39 rooms Room Style: Contemporary Vibe: Casual