Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has opened its first St Regis hotel in Thailand – The St Regis Bangkok. The new hotel, developed by Rajadamri Lodging Limited, an affiliate of Minor International, is situated on the Thai capital’s central Rajadamri Road. The 47-storey luxury hotel, designed by Brennan Beer Gorman Architects, features 227 rooms including 51 suites, with the brand’s signature St Regis Butler service. Facilities include Thailand’s first Elemis Spa and ZUMA restaurant.
“We are proud to debut the first St. Regis hotel in Thailand with the opening of The St. Regis Bangkok, offering our discerning guests access to the distinguished St. Regis legacy with the highest expression of personalization, refined elegance and uncompromised guest experiences,” said Paul James, Global Brand Leader for St Regis Hotels & Resorts and The Luxury Collection. “With its vibrant cosmopolitan energy and rich cultural heritage, Bangkok is one of the world’s most coveted destinations for global travelers, and The St. Regis Bangkok is destined to become the social and commercial hub of Bangkok.”
“We are thrilled with the landmark entry of the St. Regis brand into Thailand,” commented Andreas Oberoi, General Manager of The St Regis Bangkok. “The St. Regis Bangkok will be ideally positioned to cater to both influential business travelers and discerning leisure travelers to Bangkok, arguably one of the world’s best cities and the tourism capital of Asia.”
Ranging in size from 45 to 250 square metres, the rooms feature floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the city and golf course. Dining options include Viu, the international grill restaurant located on the 12th floor next to the Sky Lounge, JoJo, an authentic Italian restaurant including high tables and a 20-seat bar, and The Drawing Room, which serves Afternoon Tea. ZUMA will launch this July, featuring a lounge, sushi counter and a terrace area.
The hotel also includes The St Regis Bar, with Champagne and Bloody Mary menus.
The Elemis Spa – the first in Southeast Asia – will feature men and women’s steam rooms, jacuzzis, cold plunge pools and experience showers.
The St Regis Bangkok will also include extensive MICE facilities including the 1,515-square metre Astor Ballroom offers.