Luxury Hotels in Bangkok Bangkok is the capital, largest urban area and primary city of Thailand. Known in Thai as Krung Thep Mahanakhon meaning "city of angels" .Bangkok is the economic center of Thailand, dominating the country's economy. Development continues to pour in to Bangkok mostly neglecting the rest of the nation. It is ranked as the 55th richest urban agglomeration, slightly behind Singapore, Jakarta, and Metro Manila. Sometimes called "The Big Chilli", is considered to be one of the world's tourist hotspots. Bangkok is Thailand's major tourist gateway, which means that the majority of foreign tourists arrive in Bangkok. Few recommended Luxury Hotels in Bangkok: Win Long Place Hotel Bangkok is the most expensive hotel at Bangkok. Located at Charoen Krung Road - a prime business area - where there are plenty of silver shops around and the most famous night life adventures area, antiques shops in walking distance and only 5 minutes to many places in Bangkok including the Oriental Hotel, Shangri-la Hotel, Royal Orchrid Sheraton Hotel, the Communication Authority of Thailand, the France Embassy, Sri-praya pier etc. Mandarin Oriental Bangkok Hotel is situated within minutes of attractions such as the Royal Palace, the Wat Pho Temple, the Chao Phya River, and the ruins of Ayutthaya. The Mandarin Oriental Bangkok Hotel is also within minutes of transportations, including the airport, the metro station, and a Sky Train station. Although named as Mandarin Oriental, this hotel offers traditional Thai furnishings and dĂŠcor style, including teak wood and silk fabrics. Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit Hotel resides is located amongst commercial and financial district and prime shopping areas, this stunning five star hotel features city views from bedrooms. Modern and opulent, Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit offers a truly luxurious experience: Club Mill sime, with 24 hour butler service, personalized late checkout/in, complimentary drinks and breakfast, prestigious Club access, business and concierge services and much more. The Peninsula Hotel Bangkok, with a price starting from $181, it is a popular hotel for tourists. Peninsula hotel has a unique design representing Thai culture. The Peninsula Hotel is located almost right on the banks of the famous Chao Phraya River, affording river views. The Peninsula Hotel offers 308 guest rooms as well as 62 one bedroom suites, several themed suites and is considered a luxury hotel with lower prices. Bangkok is a place where you can see blend of old and new. You can see historical Buddhist temples on one hand and rocket buildings and luxurious hotels on the other hand. Bangkok is filled with more attractions per mile than any other city across the globe. The architectures are worth seeing.