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Fortville Guesthouse

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was tired after long flight. Checked in at night and here is my Experience: -very basic room small no desk not even a chair. -the room window like normal And no safety or not secure. -hotel inside is dark even day time. -very noisy because of rooftop bar loud music till mid night. -others / non guest drunk and...

Thank az-aul
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a week and had a blast. Our room was very basic but it was a king size bed with a balcony right on a small river. It was clean. staff were fantastic, friendly and helpful. Upstairs is a really cool little rooftop bar and restaurant with live music popular with locals and downstairs is a superb...

Thank Bianca B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a cool little hotel, the rooms and corridors have a fort like theme to them due to being next to the fort. Rooms are clean and functional on the budget end. Not massive amounts of furniture but enough. The higher level rooms look great too. Bathroom was lovelly and the staff were very helpful. We didn't eat breakfast...

Thank Simon W
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Really liked the place! Rooms were nice and clean with tv (only one english channell though), and even they give you hairdryer or umbrella upon request. Location is great, right next to a nice little park with a fort, Khaosan Road is only a 5 min walk, Grand Palace is 15-20min. Staff was nice and helpful, gave us some great...

1Thank Zsu123
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

From the moment you walk in get a very dull feel to the place. Very noisy at night..doors opening and closing constantly. Beds very hard. Lighting in the room and bathroom definitely need updating. Avoid the ground floor rooms..we could not even open the curtains to let some much needed light in as anyone could see inside. Plus points -Staff...

Thank Purvi G
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I can fully recommend this place. The staff was very helpful, although some of them had only limited command of English. The rooms were clean and free drinking water was provided. They also provide a locker room for your valuables (bring a padlock). The hotel is located near Khao San road and there is lots of streetfood and a seven...

1Thank Miro G
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Guesthouse has great location since it's within walking distance to Khao San Road, few temples or pier from which you get basically to most of major sights. We stayed there twice, because during our second stay in Bangkok, we were too lazy and didn't have time to search for something else. Rooms are rather small without any equipment actually accept...

Thank Adam J
Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

One of the most dingiest guest house out of all the ones I've stayed at. The lighting has dim, the beds were rock hard, too much noise, couldn't open the room curtains since people from the road could see in. I think for the amount we paid, we could have gotten a better place. One plus was the staff was...

Thank Lavek
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Simple room with bed and bathroom, no other basic amenities ( safe, kettle, fridge). They supply towel,shower gel/shampoo and two glass bottle of water daily. Room looks nice,clean, bed is big with extremely fluffy puffy pillow. Friendly staff. The rooftop bar and restaurant is the highlight of the place, food is good, drinks is just alright. Tried the kamikaze and...

Thank Jolene W
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in a good location. It is walking distance to khao San road, the river and restaurants, and some of the temples such as Wat Pho. Close to the royal palace. However it is not a loud area. There are two 7/11's right next to it. The rooms Are an unusual style, but we really liked it. Helpful...

2Thank Darcie S

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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)
Fortville Guesthouse is a reasonably priced boutique guesthouse. It is the first and the only one in Thailand with a “FORT” designed. Not only the exterior is different, also the interior is charming.With a “FORT” theme, we concentrate on our guests’ safety as our number 1 priority since the fortress represents security and protection. We provide CCTV, 3 Emergency Fire exits (including the main stair), smoking detectors, fire alarm system, and fire extinguishers on every corner of each floor. With us, guests can be sure that they will be safe in the arm of Fortville.According to the research on our targeted guests’ demand, Fortville Guesthouse provides you Standard Double, Superior Double, Superior Twin, and Deluxe Balcony with in-room facilities such as LCD TV with in-house satellite, double layers curtain, double glasses window (for noise pollution), comfortable bed and mattress, water heater, refrigerator (Deluxe Balcony Only), and more. All the rooms are simply designed to offer you private comfort with heartwarming hospitality.That is not it. To kiss your butt, we also provide some more to excite and comfort you such as, Boutique Elevator, Luggage Storage Room, Safe Deposit Boxes, Canal Bank Garden, and Roof-Top Restaurant. Moreover, you can stay in touch with your families and friends by using our WIFI anywhere in the building.With all these, we are sure that you cannot find one like us in Thailand.Just come and Feel It Yourself! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fortville Guesthouse

Address: 9 Phrasumen Rd. | Pom Phrasumen (Phrasumen Fort), Phranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Banglamphu
Price Range: RM82 - RM95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fortville Guesthouse 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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“one with the balcony has a fridge”
, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“rooms at lower floors could be quieter and I'd definitely go for a room further from the elevator.”
adamjK5270XX, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Lower floors are less noisy, the rooftop has a crowded bar & restaurant”
Andrea_o815b613, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Do not take a rooms on last floor - there are aloud parties on weekend nights on the roof top terrace”
Lilliandrah, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“To avoid the noise, try not to choose the room ending with no. 1 (ie. 201) it is too close to the main road”
Panini_poonie, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
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