Old Customs House
The country's former Customs House was once the gateway to Thailand, levying taxes on traders moving in and out of the kingdom. It was...
Marking the ascendancy of the French missionary influence in Bangkok during the reign of Rama II (King Phraphutthaloetla Naphalai; r...
Regarded as among the premier spas in the world, the Oriental Spa sets the standard for Asian-style spa treatment. Depending on where...
Recently renovated and looking better than ever, the Oriental's Bamboo Bar remains one of the city's premier locales for live jazz. The...
Although today’s Bangkok boasts a plethora of upmarket choices, Le Normandie has maintained its niche and is still the only place to go...
Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 48 Soi 40/Oriental, Th Charoen Krung · interesting places nearby
Lord Jim's information
Even if you can’t afford to stay at the Oriental, you should save up for the hotel’s decadent riverside buffet. Dishes such as foie gras are standard, and weekends, when reservations are recommended, see additional seafood stations.