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

Centre Point Silom
Centre Point Silom
1522/2 Soi Kaysorn 1 (Charoenkrung 50) Charoengkrung Road, Bangrak, Bangkok
from $7
Grand Millennium Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok
Grand Millennium Hotel Sukhumvit Bangkok
30 Sukhumvit 21 Asoke Road, Bangkok
from $2682
The AETAS Bangkok
The AETAS Bangkok
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4.3
49 Soi Ruamrudee, Phloenchit Road Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok
from $3
Citrus Sukhumvit 22 Bangkok Hotel
Citrus Sukhumvit 22 Bangkok Hotel
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4.0
14/4 Sukhumvit Soi 22, Bangkok 10110, Bangkok
from $57
Asia Hotel Bangkok
Asia Hotel Bangkok
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3.6
296 Phayathai Road, Bangkok
from $1
Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Millennium Hilton Bangkok
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4.2
123 Charoennakorn Road Klongsan, Bangkok
from $2
Nasa Vegas Residence
Nasa Vegas Residence
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3.4
44 Ramkhamhaeng Rd., Bangkok
from $0
Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok Managed by Accor
Grand Sukhumvit Hotel Bangkok Managed by Accor
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3.9
99 Sukhumvit Road Soi 6 Klongtoey, Bangkok
from $1
Novotel Bangkok Fenix Silom
Novotel Bangkok Fenix Silom
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4.0
320 Silom Road Bang Rak, Bangkok
from $1
The Peninsula Bangkok
The Peninsula Bangkok
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4.7
333 Charoennakorn Road Klongsan, 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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