Hotels near Wat Benchamabophit Dusitvanaram
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Wat Benchamabopthi Dusitvanaram, also known as the Marble Temple, is a century-old temple dedicated to Buddha.

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Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Siam
Holiday Inn Express Bangkok Siam
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8.3
Excellent
889 Rama 1 Road Wang Mai Pathumwan, Bangkok
from $2
Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel
Anantara Sathorn Bangkok Hotel
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8.5
Excellent
36 Narathiwat Ratchanakarin Rd Yan Nawa, Bangkok
from $2
Montien Hotel Bangkok
Montien Hotel Bangkok
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7.4
Good
54 Surawongse Road Bangrak, Bangkok
from $3
Centara Grand at CentralWorld
Centara Grand at CentralWorld
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8.5
Excellent
999/99 Rama 1 Road Pathumwan, Bangkok
from $5
Citrus Sukhumvit 22 Bangkok Hotel
Citrus Sukhumvit 22 Bangkok Hotel
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8.0
Excellent
14/4 Sukhumvit Soi 22, Bangkok 10110, Bangkok
from $57
Shangri-la Bangkok
Shangri-la Bangkok
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9.1
Excellent
89 Soi Wat Suan Plu, New Road Bangrak, Bangkok
from $4
Oriental Residence Bangkok
Oriental Residence Bangkok
110 Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok
from $3
The Davis Bangkok Hotel
The Davis Bangkok Hotel
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8.1
Excellent
88 Sukhumvit 24 Klongton, Klongteoy, Bangkok
from $3
The Peninsula Bangkok
The Peninsula Bangkok
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9.4
Excellent
333 Charoennakorn Road Klongsan, Bangkok
from $5
Pullman Bangkok King Power
Pullman Bangkok King Power
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9.3
Excellent
8-2 Rangnam Road Thanon-Phayathai, Ratchathewi, Bangkok
from $2
More About Hotels near Wat Benchamabophit Dusitvanaram...

What's Wat Benchamabophti Dusitvanaram?

Wat Benchamabopthi Dusitvanaram was built around 1900 and constructed entirely of Italian marble. Prince Narai, half-brother to then King Rama V, designed the building in 1899. The temple sports traditional Thai architecture, but takes cues from European influences through the use of smaller satellite buildings and stained glass windows throughout the structure. Traditional Thai temples have central wihaan or chedi, similar to chapels in Western churches.

Which Hotels Have the Best View near Wat Benchamabophti Dusitvanaram?

SSIP Boutique Dhevej Bangkok and Long Choob Homestay are two hotels that are closest to the Marble Temple. They offer top-notch service and quality rooms at a price so cheap that it's hard to believe they charge so little. Views may be limited due to the cheek-to-jowl construction that is common in Bangkok and makes it hard to get adequate height.

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks From Staying at a Hotel near Wat Benchamabophti Dusitvanaram?

The neighborhood that surrounds the Marble Temple is vibrant and exciting. It combines old and new architecture with the energy of a city that's always on the go. Local restaurants are within walking distance and there are plenty of public transportation stops for ease of getting around Bangkok. It's a short trip to the Giant Swing, once the center for an annual ceremony, on the edge of the Banglamphu district.

What Do I Need to Know About Wat Benchamabophti Dusitvanaram?

The temple is located in the Dusit Royal Plaza. The compound is home to the Italian-designed Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall, and considered to be Bangkok's version of the Champs-Élysées. Tours for the temple and the palace are available in English for non-Thai speakers. Prices for the tours are very reasonable, and guides speak excellent English. 

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