Key selling points: Located on floor 32, this immense retreat boasts a full kitchen, dining room, tricked-out media room, and sizable work station, plus a spacious spa-style bath with his and her showers, steam shower, and Jacuzzi.
Standout service: A bellman noticed that a guest had left belongings in the backseat of a taxi, but couldn’t catch the driver’s eye as he raced away, so he hopped on a motorcycle and chased the driver down to retrieve the items.
Style: Contemporary Asian, by Wilson & Associates, 2013
Special amenities: Custom Serenity bed; pillow menu; Herman Miller office chair; iPod docking station; Sony Play- Station; Bang & Olufsen home theater; private check-in and checkout; choice of Shanghai Tang, Tara Smith, or Aromatherapy Associates bath amenities; executive lounge access
Square footage: 2,561
Number of bedrooms in suite: One
Number of bathrooms: One and one half-bath
Number of rooms and suites in hotel: 391, including 20 suites
Who’s slept here?: Hillary Clinton, Ricky Martin, Colin Farrell, Oliver Stone, Nelson Mandela
Nightly rate: From $2,086
Location: 87 Wireless Road, Phatumwan