Bangkok, Thailand (Vocus) November 3, 2010
ibis, the worldwide economy hotel brand of the Accor group, announces the opening of ibis Bangkok Riverside on November 1. This newly built, modern hotel offers simple, yet trendy, value accommodation where guests will enjoy stunning views of one of the most fascinating areas of Bangkok – the Chaopraya River. Guests will experience a peaceful atmosphere just a pleasant ride from the buzzing city centre with free shuttle to the BTS Skytrain station.
Erwann Mahe, Executive General Manager of ibis Erawan Thailand, commented, "ibis Bangkok Riverside offers an affordable option for everyone who wants to enjoy Bangkok riverside's tranquil atmosphere. It is particularly important to highlight the excellent value for money of this 3-star hotel set in an outstanding location with easy access to city's most popular tourist spots. We are confident that the location, the international standards and team's friendliness will fit both the needs of leisure and business travellers."
ibis Bangkok Riverside has 266 efficient and cosy guestrooms, each of which includes satellite TV, Wi-Fi internet access, fridge, safe box and standard amenities.
The hotel facilities include the standard ibis-specific offer of 4am to noon breakfast to suit early birds and late risers, the relaxing lobby bar and round-the-clock reception where hot and cold snacks as well as drinks can be picked up anytime. The hotel offers a swimming pool, day-lit meetings rooms with state-of–the-art equipment and a designated internet area.
Aside from the signature TASTE restaurant serving delicious and popular Thai dishes in the modern Tapas style, ibis Bangkok Riverside offer a Friday and Saturday evening International buffet dinner and a sumptuous Sunday Brunch served in a serene private atmosphere by the river (international buffet dinner every Friday and Saturday nights at THB 599 net, starts from 6pm to 10pm. Sunday Brunch buffet, starts from 11:30am to 3pm, and priced at THB 799 net or THB 999 net with free flow cocktails, beers and soft drinks).
Just a few minutes from Krung Thon Buri BTS Skytrain station and a 10-minute drive from Sathorn Road, ibis Bangkok Riverside is a perfect hideaway accommodation for families and convenient for both business and leisure travellers - and amazing value for money with room rates starting from THB 1,100++.
This new ibis Bangkok Riverside is the 3rd ibis hotel in Bangkok and the 7th ibis hotel in Thailand, owned by the Erawan Group PLC. For more information about the hotel and guest rate offers, please visit http://www.ibishotel.com/thailand.
ibis, the worldwide economy hotel brand of the Accor group, offers consistent quality accommodation and services in all its hotels, for the best local value: a well-designed and fully-equipped en-suite bedroom, major hotel services available 24/7 and a wide choice of on-site food and beverage options. The quality of the ibis standard has been recognised by the International Organization for Standardization certification ISO 9001 since 1997. ibis is also the world’s first hotel chain to demonstrate its environmental commitment through securing the ISO 14001 certification, which has already been awarded to nearly one third of its hotels.
Established in 1974, ibis is the European leader and one of the first economy hotel chains in the world, with more than 102,000 rooms and 861 hotels in 45 countries, including 7 hotels in Thailand.
For additional information, please visit http://www.ibishotel.com/thailand.
Accor, the world's leading hotel operator and market leader in Europe, is present in 90 countries with 4,100 hotels and close to 500,000 rooms.
Accor's broad portfolio of hotel brands - Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery, Novotel, Suite Novotel, Mercure, Adagio, ibis, all seasons, Etap Hotel, Formule 1, hotelF1 and Motel 6, and its related activities, Thalassa sea & spa and Lenôtre - provide an extensive offer from luxury to budget. With 145,000 employees worldwide, the Group offers to its clients and partners nearly 45 years of know-how and expertise.
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