Hotels near Temple of the Emerald Buddha
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Wat Phra Kew, or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, houses one of the oldest Buddha statues in existence and is the most important temple of its kind in all of Thailand.

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Temple of the Emerald Buddha

Seven Hotel
Seven Hotel
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4.3
3/15 Sawasdee 1, Sukhumvit 31, Bangkok
from $2
Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok
Grand Hyatt Erawan Bangkok
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4.5
494 Rajdamri Road, Bangkok
from $4
Baiyoke Sky Hotel
Baiyoke Sky Hotel
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3.8
222 Soi Ratchaprarop 3 Rathaprarop Road Ratchathewi, Bangkok
from $1
Legacy Suites Sukhumvit by Compass Hospitality
Legacy Suites Sukhumvit by Compass Hospitality
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4.3
12,14 Sukhumvit Soi 29 Wattana, Bangkok
from $2
Aloft Bangkok Sukhumvit 11
Aloft Bangkok Sukhumvit 11
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4.1
35 Sukhumvit Soi 11, Sukhumvit Road Klongtoey-nua, Wattana, Bangkok
from $2
Le Meridien Bangkok
Le Meridien Bangkok
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4.5
40/5 Surawong Road Silom, Bangkok
from $3
Siam@Siam Design Hotel Bangkok
Siam@Siam Design Hotel Bangkok
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4.1
865 Rama 1 Road, Opp. national stadium Wang mai, Patumwan, Bangkok
from $2
The Peninsula Bangkok
The Peninsula Bangkok
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4.7
333 Charoennakorn Road Klongsan, Bangkok
from $7
Asia Hotel Bangkok
Asia Hotel Bangkok
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3.6
296 Phayathai Road, Bangkok
from $1
Centre Point Silom
Centre Point Silom
1522/2 Soi Kaysorn 1 (Charoenkrung 50) Charoengkrung Road, Bangrak, Bangkok
from $5
More About Hotels near Temple of the Emerald Buddha...

What's the Temple of the Emerald Buddha?

The main chapel of the Temple of the Emerald Buddha houses a statue of Buddha that is nearly 600 years old and carved entirely from emerald-green jade. It's located in a compound that has the Grand Palace, a model of Angkor Wat, and the Balcony, a temple guarded by giants.

Which Hotels Have the Best View near the Temple of the Emerald Buddha?

The Chillax Resort is a half-mile away from the temple. It offers cheap rooms in a Western-style hotel and a roof-top infinity pool with a view of the surrounding area. The Grand China hotel is another cheap hotel with quality amenities that's also a half-mile from the temple.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel near the Temple of the Emerald Buddha?

The temple is a popular place and gets crowded at certain times of the day. Staying near the temple means being able to get a head start on the crowds in order to see everything. It's also a short walk to the Grand Palace from the temple. Travelers have the opportunity to see both sites in one day, or take a day to see each site without having to lose time to transportation.

What Do I need to Know About the Temple of the Emerald Buddha?

English-speaking guides are on duty from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Temples are sacred spaces and need to be respected as such, so visitors cannot wear shorts, slippers, sandals, or revealing tops. Anyone wearing these garments is denied admission to the complex. The temple closes at 3:30 p.m., so make sure to arrive with time to spare.

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