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Poros, Greece
Reviewed 24 February 2012

We have just returned from 2 months in Thailand, 1 week of which we spent at the Navalai in Bangkok. We enjoyed our stay so much I am about to book again for next year. The hotel is spotlessly clean, including the restaurant, and the maid service is superb. The rooms and public areas always smelled fresh. Even small details...

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Jimmy R, Manager at Navalai River Resort, responded to this review

Dear lyneth, First of all we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your kind feedback and fine compliments on your review. We are delighted that you enjoy staying at Navalai River Resort and that the room suites you well. I shall share your comments with all staff who will be pleased to read them. We look...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2012

Stayed here on the last leg of our trip to Thailand. Hotel is in a great location, a short walk to khao san road and right beside a river taxi dock to take you anywhere else needed in the city to help avoid the traffic;) Rooms were very stylish and immaculately clean. Definitely don't hesitate to stay in this fantastic...

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Jimmy R, Manager at Navalai River Resort, responded to this review

Dear jenstero, First of all we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your kind feedback and fine compliments on your review. We are delighted that you enjoy staying at Navalai River Resort and that the room suites you well. I shall share your comments with all staff who will be pleased to read them. We look...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2012

This small boutique hotel was recommended to me by a friend, and I am very glad he did, as i found the choice of hotels in bangkok a little overwhelming to say the least. A very central location, we found most of the staff in the hotel really friendly and helpful, except an incident on the first night. Having had...

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Jimmy R, Manager at Navalai River Resort, responded to this review

Dear Safari_so_goodie, Thank you for taking time to post your feedback on Trip Advisor your comments are all important for us to consider. First of all, we would like to apologize that some experience you have been received during your stay with us at our restaurant does not meet your expectation. However we will improve on that. Once again, thank...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 16 February 2012

Absolutely loved this hotel only moments from the excitement of Kho San Road. Breakfast was fine with a good selection of both Thai and Western Food. Rooms are spacious with wonderful views over the River (definately paying the bit extra). The only negative would be that the pool area is rather dull and not really inviting.

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Jimmy R, Manager at Navalai River Resort, responded to this review

Dear JohnMelbourne_11, Thank for posting your feedback of Navalai River Resort on TripAdvisor and we appreciate your kind comments. We are happy to read that you enjoyed with the room. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Jimmy R. Management Team

Templecombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2012

The Navalai (pronounced Nava - lie for the taxi and tuk tuk drivers) is right on the riverfront, the best rooms being the riverviews at the back of the hotel, but I stayed in a 'serene corner' which was to the side of the hotel and not so noisy. This is a modern, nicely furnished hotel with excellent clean facilities...

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Jimmy R, Manager at Navalai River Resort, responded to this review

Dear BAS1066, Thank you very for having taken the time to share your experience about Navalai River Resort at Tripadvisor. We were very delighted to read that you have enjoyed the service, customer relation and friendliness of all of our staff and I shall certainly congratulate them personally. It was also gratifying to read your other comments about the property....

Bristol
Reviewed 9 February 2012

I stayed at the Navalai at the start and end of my thailand holiday, and I am so glad I did. It is the perfect location... just a copule of stops on the river busfrom the Grand Palace, and just a short walk from a great nightlife. But far enough away to be in quiet location, with great views over...

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Dear Nikki40, Thank you very for having taken the time to share your experience about Navalai River Resort at Tripadvisor. We were very delighted to read that you have enjoyed the service, customer relation and friendliness of all of our staff and I shall certainly congratulate them personally. It was also gratifying to read your other comments about the property....

Ascona, Switzerland
Reviewed 9 February 2012

The restaurant was so good! The Location at The River and Directly at The Pier is Perfect to discover Bangkok!

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Dear Arampp, Thank for posting your feedback of Navalai River Resort on TripAdvisor and we appreciate your kind comments. We are happy to read that you enjoyed staying with us. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Jimmy R. Management Team

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 8 February 2012

This hotel is super it's minutes away from the Kosan road the restaurant is a deck running down to the river you can step on to a river taxi at the end of it. The breakfast is very good. The roof top pool is beautiful with super views of the city the river and the Rama v bridge nice snacks...

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Jimmy R, Manager at Navalai River Resort, responded to this review

Dear Chillhead, Thank you so much for your nice comments for our hotel, we are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and your comments for our hotel will be informed around the world to many travelers to know more about our hotel. Thank you & We are looking forward to welcome you on your next visit...

Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 February 2012

Stayed here for the first 6 nights of a 30 day Thailand holiday in January 2012. The Navalai is a very clean and efficiently run hotel on the side of the river. Not near the city centre but has its own landing stage for the River Bus which is a very convenient way to tour Bangkok, away from the incessant...

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Dear zooks, First of all we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your kind feedback and fine compliments on your review. We are so delighted that you enjoy staying at Navalai River Resort and that the room suites you well. I shall share your comments with all staff who will be pleased to read them, and...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 February 2012

We travel to Bangkok often and this is our favorite place to stay. Friendly staff, great location right by a ferry stop clean comfortable rooms and a great restaurant right by the river.

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Dear karen535, First of all we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your kind feedback and fine compliments on your review. We are delighted that you enjoy staying at Navalai River Resort and that the room suites you well. I shall share your comments with all staff who will be pleased to read them. We look...

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While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok, it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Navalai offers a hip design, unlike any other city hotel. You can find this extraordinary experience of Oriental Chic Boutique and be inspired by historical and social context of hotel location. 74 unique and stylish rooms are decorated in four different themes: Artist; Thai-lifestyle; Colonial-influenced; and Rattanakosin heritage. This uniquely designed hotel is the ideal place for honeymooners and travelers who look for a unique life style. ... more   less 

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Address: 45 / 1 - 2 Phra Athit Rd | Phra Nakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: $77 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Navalai River Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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“coté sud sont plus calmes”
 of 5 bubbles luneriel, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The serene corner is a great room type, spacious and quiet”
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“Get a room with river view, you will not be disappointed”
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“Get a higher floor room and river view to avoid noise”
 of 5 bubbles 216charlenem, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“River view will inevitably be more expensive, but side rooms are at least quiet even if there is no view.”
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