Cabochon Hotel and Residence
An Enchantment in the Heart of Bangkok
It is quite hard to believe that within a short distance from busy Sukhumvit Road lies a beautiful boutique hotel situated peacefully like a hidden gem on a dreamy cul-de-sac of Sukhumvit Soi 45. Cabochon Hotel is a unique boutique hotel of only 8 units that exudes sophisticated taste, understated luxury and beautiful refinement of yesteryear’s colonial time. Decorated in a colonial style with beautiful and eclectic antique memorabilia such as tortoise shells, trophies, model airplanes and vintage LV trunks, the hotel is a reminiscent of the neo-Parisian and Viennese styles that defined the Shanghai art-deco chic of the 1920’s.
The hotel is set in a 4-storey art-deco style Walpole building crowned by swimming pool on the rooftop, with the hotel occupying only 2 floors while the rest belongs to the luxurious serviced apartments. The hotel boasts only 4-suites and 4-studios. All are furnished with elegant décor that luxuriate the homely and charming atmosphere of colonial era. As for the Balcony Suites, in particular, double-leave French doors will lead you out to balconies overlooking lovely courtyard on the top of hotel’s little garage.
Apart from hotel’s splendid attempt to recapture the charm of the past, all modern-day amenities are not neglected in order to provide the utmost comfort to all guests. Therefore, all rooms are fully equipped with air-conditioner, Wi-Fi internet connection, telephone, cabled smart HD TV, hair-dryer, in-room safety box etc.
On the ground floor, to the left of the lobby, Joy Luck Club Lounge will serve lovely breakfast from 07.00 – 10.00 hrs, and wholesome brunch from 11.00 – 15.00 hrs. After that the JLC Happy Hours will begin at 16.00 – 19.00 hrs, during which all drinks are served at half price, then the drink will be served at usual price till 01.00 hr, with special concoction of spiced gin tonic and “Star Ruby” as highly recommended cocktails. Joy Luck Club Lounge comprises of the main lounge, 2 private salons, Bar, and mini library. The lounge is decorated with antique furniture, fixtures and fittings including French Museum cabinets, stuffed zebra head, tortoise shells, model airplanes and LV trunks, which exudes cozy ambience and lovely atmosphere of a Shanghai chic of 1920’s, as well as an adventurous and hunting spirit of the old world.
To the right of the Lobby, Thai Lao Yeh restaurant features ever-so-popular Thai cuisine such as somtum, E-san sausage, northern style sausage and chili paste; while introduces the less-well known Chiang Mai, E-san and Laotian fares. The restaurant’s wall panels are crafted from 100-year old timber salvaged from a Thai village, while the ceiling is adorned with hanging empty birdcage of different sizes and colors, which evokes the nostalgia of an old Siam. Thai Lao Yeh will open for lunch from 11.30 – 14.00 hrs. and for dinner from 18.00 – 23.00 hrs.
Cabochon Hotel & Residence
14 Sukhumvit 45,
Klongton Nua, Wattana,
Tel: +66-2259-2871-3 Fax: +66-2259-2870
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