Langham Hospitality Group announced an agreement with Canapaya Development Co. Ltd to manage a luxury hotel by the banks of Chao Phraya River in Bangkok. Only ten minutes from Sathorn CBD, the hotel is surrounded by majestic views of the river and city. The Langham,Bangkok at Chao Phraya River is expected to open in 2021.
“We are delighted to introduce the Langham Hotels and Resorts brand to Bangkok as we have been waiting for the perfect location in this major capital to add to our portfolio,” says Simon Manning, chief sales and marketing officer of Langham Hospitality Group.
“To be right on the banks of the famed Chao Phraya River with its ancient temples, the magnificent Grand Palace and Wat Phra Keaw is a hotelier’s dream. Coupled with our award-wining standards and The Langham’s key signature experiences, I am confident The Langham, Bangkok at Chao Phraya River will be an inspiring destination for our guests.”
Billion P. Lai, chief executive officer of Canapaya Development Co. Ltd stated, “Canapaya Development Co. Ltd is proud to partner with Langham Hospitality Group to bring the legendary hospitality and heritage of Europe’s first grand hotel and impeccable service to Bangkok.”
Led by Bangkok based firms, P & T Architecture, award-winning PIA Interior Designs and Belt Collins for landscaping, The Langham, Bangkok at Chao Phraya River is poised to be the leading luxury hotel in the city.
Featuring 207 rooms and 43 suites, all accommodations will be equipped with The Langham signature Blissful bed and separate bathrooms with rain showers and bathtubs in an urban resort style. Half of the deluxe rooms will have balconies with a 180 degree view of the Chao Phraya River while the other half will have the view of both the river and the city.
For guests that prefer a more luxurious stay and added space may choose to stay at the one, two or three-bedroom suites which range from 80 to 205 square metres.
Positioned to be the social centre of Bangkok’s community and preferred venue to host major events, weddings (within its own bridal chapel) , high level conferences and launches in the city, The Langham will also have one of the largest luxury ballrooms in the city at 1,500 square metres with a spectacular frontage and vista over the Chao Phraya River.
The specialty lobby lounge, Palm Court will serve Afternoon Tea, first served at The Langham, London since 1865 – a tradition which continues at all Langham Hotels and Resorts globally and will be a highlight at Palm Court at The Langham, Bangkok.