Leading Department Stores & Shopping Complexes Near Our Hotel
Sukhumvit Road (between soi 1 to 33) is a great place for shopping. There are tourist shops (cheap tailors, camera shops, art galleries, foot massage, barber shops, restaurants, etc.), and street stalls selling fake clothes, DVD, handicrafts and other similar merchandise. On soi 5 is a popular branch of the Foodland Supermarkets: a branch of the Robinson's Department Store chain is attached to the Westin Grande Sukhumvit Hotel (between soi 17 and 19) and Times Square Shopping Plaza is just opposite it across the street. There is also the Ploenchit Center near soi 2 and the Ambassador Hotel and Landmark Hotel Shopping Arcades. The new and very upmarket Emporium Shopping Center on soi 24 has many quality designer labels.
MBK(MAH BOON KRONG)
MBK is the best place to go for those who love shopping in a market-style atmosphere, but would prefer to do so in air-conditioned comfort. It is packed with stalls selling everything from clothes, leather goods and fashion accessories to cosmetics, mobile phones, CDs, DVDs, PlayStation games and all kinds of gift items. Built in 1986, this seven-story, 300-metre long complex is located across from Siam Square and boasts seven movie theatres, a 40-lane bowling alley, a choice of restaurants and a food court.
BTS : National Stadium Station
Shopping complex features some 300 high-fashion brand boutiques, an exotic car gallery, fancy food outlets, an opera house and Siam Ocean World, the regions largest indoor aquarium. Visitors will find luxury brands like Channel and Italy's Dolce and Gabbana in the range of high-end boutiques. Shopping will even find Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches and yachts. A vast food court offers popular international food chains like McDonald's and Pizza Hut as well as gourmet menus from a selection of Bangkok's top restaurant.
BTS : Siam Station
Established in 1973 Siam Center, Bangkok's legendary chic and trendiest fashion venue, is the first shopping complex in Thailand that has enjoyed undiminished fame for over three decades. With over 200 trendy and now hot international fashion boutiques, Siam Center is a symbol of the latest in lifestyle for the young trendsetters. Its right in the heart of town location, is a shopping landmark, not only for fashion and lifestyle, but also a source of fun and worthwhile activities.
BTS : Siam Station
Siam Discovery Center
Siam Discovery Center houses over 200 shops of gifts, souvenirs, audio, home decorations, trendy sport accessories, children products and international restaurants, plus the most exclusive cineplex in town. Located next to Siam Center, the six-storey building offers the latest selection of products and vast varieties of services built around the idea of one theme for each floor to create a unique shopping sensation.
The largest lifestyle shopping complexes in Southeast Asia caters for all tastes with an unrivalled mix of shopping, dining and lifestyle experiences. Along with over 500 Thai and international stores, 50 restaurants, two department stores and two state of the art entertainment complexes.
BTS : Siam Station
Rated as one of Bangkok's top malls, the Emporium shopping complex is directly connected to the BTS skytrain's Phrom Phong Station by a footbridge. Besides the Emporium Department Store, the shopping mall is full of upmarket boutiques selling designer labels such as Versace, Channel, Hermes, Christian Dior, DKNY, Guess and Morgan. Shoppers will also find jewellers, an arts & crafts pavilion, bookstores, music CD shops and an Internet cafe, along with a supermarket, great restaurants and a cinema.
BTS : Phrom Phong Station