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Reviewed 12 September 2015

My 4th time at this hostel and it never disappoints, i will come back every time i am in Bangkok. The rooms are a good price, the staff are great and very helpful and the hostel is in a great location. thanks again smile society!

1Thank Alejandro L
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We stayed here twice whilst in Thailand and loved it both times. We stayed in a female dorm, which was very clean, comfortable and not at all cramped. Undoubtedly the best thing about the hostel was the owner who went out of her way on numerous occasions to help us and answer our questions and made our time in Bangkok...

1Thank l_joelycook
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Hostel was very clean and comfortable. Staff are friendly and point you in the right direction to help navigate the chaos of Bangkok. It is close to all forms of public transport as well as the nightly market. Street food is plentiful and safe.

1Thank Maxim V
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Stayed here for two nights, room was spacious with a large comfortable bed in the private room we had. Easy to find and easy to get to central Bangkok sights and attractions. Added bonus was the early checkout breakfast we got before going to the airport.

1Thank Bish460
Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Highly recommended when in Thailand. :) The quality of service, cleanliness, room design and cost of the room exceeded my expectation and other hotels we've been. It has a great location too! We stayed at room 2B (if i'm not mistaken), the first double deluxe room at the 2nd floor near the door. The room's royal design with a light...

1Thank Jai T
Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Only stayed here for two nights, but it was a really good hostel. Receptionist was incredibly friendly and always went out of her way to help, as did other Saltash members. Dorms and bathrooms were continuously cleaned. Atmosphere is super chilled and quiet, perfect place to get away from the madness of the city!

1Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 18 August 2015

I've been in this hostel 3 times last year while I was traveling through south east Asia. The hostel is perfect and the location is great! Daily food market, public transport, a park nearby and situated in a lively neighborhood. A lot of great street food in the evenings just around the corner. The owners are super sweet too! They...

2Thank Charlotte A
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Smile Society when we arrived in Thailand for a 2 week break. The society is in a fantastic location to be able to see the night markets and night life that the city has to offer. It is also in a very convenient location as it is in a short walking distance of the sky train...

2Thank Katie H
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Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

We had a very pleasent stay at Smile Society. Very clean and comfortable room and very friendly and helpful staff helped us with everything. Great location in Silom near skytrain. I Definitely recommended and will come back whenever in Bangkok!

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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights and everything is good. Particularly, there are 3 stand out points that make me interested in Smile Society very much. First, the location is quite close to sky-train and bus (5 minutes walking), then it's easy to get access to everywhere of Bangkok. Night market, super market, restaurants and even day-light market are just...

2Thank HieN88

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Staying in Silom

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Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions, this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many. Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop at Silom Complex for a great mix of Thai and international stores. After a day of strolling around the congested sidewalks, a visit to Silom's Lumphini Park, Bangkok's answer to NYC's Central Park, is a welcome change of scenery.
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Smile Society is small boutique 'youth' hostel which provide a clean, cosy and safety accommodation for young travellers. We are in great location on Silom Road which make you easily connect to Bangkok tourist attractions by both BTS skytrian and Metro. All rooms are air-condition and non-smoking. We have private rooms and shared room in Female dormitory and MIXED dormitory. We are eco-friendly, our hostel has no elevator. We have age limitation 49 yrs old as some facilities are not well-supported to that certain age. We ban tourist sex and don't accept Thai girl or Thai boy. We reserve the right to decline any booking that do not comply with our house rules. To book a room, please make a direct booking to our website and please read our house rules & conditions before make a booking. Get best deal, pls contact our website smilesocietyhostel only. Hope to see you soon. ... more   less 

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Address: 130/3-4, Silom Soi 6, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Bangkok > Silom
Price Range: RM49 - RM204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smile Society 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“best location.”
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“Walking distance from BTS train station”
 of 5 bubbles iriss438, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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