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Royal Orchid Sheraton vs Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit

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Royal Orchid Sheraton vs Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit

I have stayed at the Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit before. I liked the location relative to the BTS. The butler service and the rooms are nice. The pool is a bit small and it does not have a executive lounge however.

However, I have read that the Sheraton by River is also nice, with a nice pool.

Now I am stuck on whether to go for the Grand which I have tried, or try the Orchid.

The thing that is holding me back is the location of the Sheraton Orchid might pose a bit of problems getting around?

Anyone stayed at both and can offer some advice?

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11. Re: Royal Orchid Sheraton vs Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit

The Authors lounge..now that's style!!!

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12. Re: Royal Orchid Sheraton vs Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit

We stayed at the ROS and thought it was brilliant!! One thing you can use to get around are the water taxis. Very cheap and actually pretty easy to use and can get you around the waterside pretty quickly. :)

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13. Re: Royal Orchid Sheraton vs Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit

The Grande room is offering evening cocktails. If this hotel does not have a club lounge, where do you get these drinks?


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14. Re: Royal Orchid Sheraton vs Sheraton Grand Sukhumvit

Was at the SGS last week. They give you a coupon and you can get the free drinks in any of the bars.

Also stayed in the Orchid for a couple days as well. The riverside location is nice, but the hotel is more touristy.

I would rate the Orchid as a solid 4 star, while the SGS is a solid 5-star. It all comes down to the personal service and attention to detail. IMO the swimming pool at the SGS is better for relaxing with the tropical ambiance.

FYI, we got a sweet deal on an airport pickup from the Orchid in a BMW, at only 1200bat. Bit pricy, but a nice ride.

You'll definitely get a nice SPG upgrade at the Orchid, the hotel is below capacity.

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