First Look: InterContinental Bangkok Is Ready to Welcome Back Guests

The world’s first and largest luxury hotel brand, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, has officially re-opened InterContinental Bangkok. It’s one of the best hotels in Bangkok right in the heart of the city, and it is now finished with its multimillion-dollar renovation and spectacular makeover.

InterContinental Bangkok has re-opened!

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | InterContinental Bangkok has re-opened!

Excited? You better! Here’s what you can expect.

The design

InterContinental Bangkok now takes inspiration from Bangkok’s magnificent palaces and cultural attractions, as well as the city’s famous skyline. You can see this in the interior of the lobby down to the all-new 381 luxury guest rooms, including Club InterContinental rooms and a range of suites.

Gorgeous rooms at InterContinental Bangkok.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Gorgeous rooms at InterContinental Bangkok.

This is to further emphasize the beauty of the country and truly make it feel like the “Land of Smiles.”

Have a staycation at this 5-star hotel in Bangkok.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Have a staycation at this 5-star hotel in Bangkok.

As part of IHG Hotels & Resorts’ Luxury and Lifestyle portfolio, InterContinental Bangkok is one of Thailand’s most premium hotels. Welcoming guests back to the InterContinental Life marks a significant milestone for us. Over the course of our renovation, we have thoughtfully woven in a blend of modern sophistication and Thai heritage inspired by the traditions of Thai welcoming ceremonies backed by world-class service. Our elite network of concierges and colleagues combine local expertise and tradition with modernity to spark joy in our guests’ stay, creating truly exceptional experiences and moments that matter for our guests,” Stephen Gould, General Manager of InterContinental Bangkok, said.

You will see a chandelier inspired by the intricate Phuang Malai garland. It elegantly welcomes guests with its iconic Thai warmth to enjoy the InterContinental Life.

Lobby at InterContinental Bangkok.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Lobby at InterContinental Bangkok.

In addition to that, walls and ceilings throughout the hotel showcase Thailand’s heritage and culture with traditional floating flowers and renowned Kranok patterns, tracing all the way back to the Sukhothai Kingdom.

Even the Grand Ballroom pays tribute to Thai traditions with a chandelier inspired by the elegant attire of traditional Thai dancers!

The dining experience

Be transported from east to west at InterContinental Bangkok’s seven dining and bar concepts led by some of the most highly skilled head chefs from Michelin-star restaurants.

Check out Humidor at InterContinental Bangkok.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Check out Humidor at InterContinental Bangkok.

SoCal: This will be the city’s first California-inspired restaurant. It features over 50 California wine selections, as well as a cuisine and mixology with a variety of fresh flavors, sustainable seasonal produce.

Espresso: Not to be mistaken for their lounge cafe, this all-day dining restaurant with live cooking stations offering quality ingredients, inspired by the street markets of Bangkok.

Fireplace Grill and Bar: Savor quality, classic European dishes such as perfectly grilled steaks and seafood, as well as finely crafted desserts.

Balcony Lounge: Relax and bask in the sophisticated ambiance with light dining options and creative afternoon teas paired with refreshing drinks and cocktails made from the finest ingredients.

Humidor: This concept features one of the city’s widest range of whiskies and cigars from around the world for all types of connoisseurs to appreciate.

Summer Palace: Feast on authentic Cantonese cuisine highlighting exquisitely prepared dim sum and meals skilfully crafted by talented chefs in a live kitchen atmosphere.

Butter: Recharge yourself with the cafe’s specialty coffees, gourmet savories, sandwiches, and salads for eat-in or to-go with teas, coffees, and lots of pastries.

Recharge at SoCal.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Recharge at SoCal.

The facilities

Guests have access to a wide range of facilities and on-site amenities, including the Oasis (rooftop pool with panoramic views of Bangkok’s skyline), Spa InterContinental (full-service spa featuring HARNN body treatments and Elemis facial treatments), and Infinity Fitness (a 24-hour state-of-the-art fitness center with private trainers).

Gym with a view at InterContinental Bangkok.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Gym with a view at InterContinental Bangkok.

For those in the corporate world, the hotel also has a variety of 19 function rooms, meeting and event spaces, including the Grand Ballroom which can accommodate up to 1,000 guests.

Massive pool area at InterContinental Bangkok.

Photo: InterContinental Bangkok | Massive pool area at InterContinental Bangkok.

Additionally, a full team of InterContinental colleagues, including the hotel concierge is available to support all guests’ needs throughout their stay.

With all these fantastic changes, it’s no surprise that InterContinental Bangkok is continually evolving and redefining modern luxury. This new hotel represents a perfect illustration of their commitment to their mission and vision.

Sounds like it’s time for a staycation! Rooms start from 9,000 THB++ for a Classic Room and are now available for booking.

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