Waldorf Astoria to open in Bangkok

The Waldorf Astoria Bangkok will welcome its first guests in Southeast Asia in the third quarter of 2018.

With 117 guest rooms, the new Waldorf Astoria Bangkok will be located in the heart of the bustling Ratchaprasong intersection.

The hotel will be a dining destination in itself with three restaurants, a lounge and two bars. Top chef Rungthiwa Chummongkhon, or Chef Fae, will bring her experience of working at Michelin-starred restaurants in Europe to head up Front Room, serving a blend of "new Nordic" and Thai flavours.

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