SO Sofitel Bangkok infinity blue outdoor pool

SO Sofitel Bangkok

Bangkok - Thailand


Lovingly crafted by famed French designer Christian Lacroix, this luxurious urban retreat combines a playful and contemporary aesthetic with eye-catching Asian accents.

Soak up some of the finest views in Bangkok from the rooftop infinity pool and make the most of the superb central location, ideal for both daytime sightseeing and sampling the city’s legendary nightlife.

SO Sofitel Bangkok is a popular hotel with the LGBT crowd, and the amazing staff, stylishly clad in their Lacroix-designed uniforms, simply can’t do enough for you. If you’re looking for a touch of luxury, flawless service and a laid back, welcoming vibe then this is a smart choice.

Inclusive Retreats Rating

5 stars

The Inclusive Retreats rating is for guidance only and does not mirror any international 'star rating' system. We recommend you read the property's full description and use in conjunction with the classification indicated.

£639 from

Per Person

30% Early Booking Discount

Includes return economy flights. Two people sharing a room for 3 nights, departing in June 2018. Contact us for your specific requirements. From price for guidance only, all subject to availability.


  • Luxurious urban retreat designed by Christian Lacroix
  • Flawless service with a laid-back vibe
  • Rooftop infinity pool with fantastic views of the city
  • Walking distance from Silom's LGBT nightlife
  • Enjoy moonlit cocktails in HISO Bar
  • Mouthwatering dining options

Image Gallery

SO Sofitel Bangkok Thailand blue club earth double bedroom with Tv
SO Sofitel Bangkok wood suite spa with city views from tub
SO Sofitel Bangkok tuk tuk chauffeur service for guests
SO Sofitel Bangkok luxury signature wide terrace with people in smart wear
SO Sofitel Bangkok city night view at a distance
SO Sofitel Bangkok luxury lobby area with cream sofas and amazing city view with bar
SO Sofitel Bangkok outdoor infinity pool with stunning city view and black pool sun chairs
SO Sofitel Bangkok hotel skyline city view
SO Sofitel Bangkok comfortable white twin room with Tv and city view
SO Sofitel Bangkok big king room with white floor and furniture and stunning city view
SO Sofitel Bangkok modern bathroom with tub and flowers

Nearby Attractions

SO Sofitel Bangkok is in a great location overlooking Lumphini Park, Bangkok’s most popular green space, and is well connected to the rest of the city by public transport.

The lively LGBT-friendly nightlife of Silom is a short walk away, and there are some fantastic restaurants on Sathorn Road itself. The hotel’s excellent concierge is at your service if you need recommendations.

You’re also perfectly positioned for a spot of retail therapy, with nearby malls including the popular Siam Paragon and quirky Terminal 21, where the floors are themed around different global cities such as Paris and Tokyo.


The 237 rooms and suites subtly incorporate the elements of Earth, Wood, Water and Metal into their chic and contemporary décor. Floor-to-ceiling windows make the most of the panoramic city views, and amenities include an LCD TV, Apple Mac mini, WiFi, mini bar, separate rain shower and bath, and tea/coffee making facilities. Premium categories also have access to the exclusive Club Signature lounge, where you can enjoy daily afternoon tea and evening cocktails.

The excellent concierge department includes that most vital of services, a shopping consultant, and is on hand to arrange treatments at the lovely spa. There is also a fitness centre, solarium and a glorious rooftop infinity pool.

Dining options include the Park Society restaurant, which offers a range of modern international cuisine and a mouthwatering tasting menu, and the Red Oven, where you can see your meal taking shape before your eyes at the live cooking stations. The irresistible Chocolab serves up treats both sweet and savoury, while the Mixo cocktail bar blends molecular mixology with chilled out tunes.

Amenities & Activities

  • Sauna
  • WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Centre
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
  • Cycle Hire
  • Rooftop Lounge
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Massage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool

Raise the roof

SO Sofitel Bangkok is all about the rooftop, with a stunning glass-fronted infinity pool offering unbeatable views of the Bangkok skyline. The late night HISO bar is a must for moonlit cocktails in one of the cosy cabanas, and the SO Pool Party takes over The Water Club poolside bar on the last Saturday of every month.

Raise the roof, Hiso party. With infinity pool,looking over stunning views.

How to get here...


British Airways, Thai Airways and EVA Air fly direct from London to Bangkok. Flight time is approximately 11 hours 30 minutes.

airport transfer

Transfers are available and cab arranged upon request. Journey time is approximately 40 minutes’ drive from Suvarnabhumi airport.

Check Availability

SO Sofitel Bangkok

We cater to your individual requirements. Please complete the enquiry form (by clicking on the link below) and someone will be in touch soon.

Fields with a * are required

Travel Information

Flight time

11.5 hours

Transfer time

45 minutes

Time difference

+7 hours

LGBT rights in Thailand

Average Weather

  • Jan 27°
  • Feb 28°
  • Mar 30°
  • Apr 31°
  • May 30°
  • Jun 30°
  • Jul 30°
  • Aug 30°
  • Sep 29°
  • Oct 29°
  • Nov 28°
  • Dec 26°

Similar Properties

Special Offers

Speak to our experts

Let’s find your perfect retreat...

Our friendly team of LGBT travel experts are on hand with advice, inspiration and ideas for your next trip.

Call us today

0333 567 0791

Or send us an Email

Email Us

Why choose Inclusive Retreats?

No one should be made to feel uncomfortable on holiday because of who they are. Our aim is to ensure that every traveller receives a warm welcome, and we only partner with properties that provide an open-minded, non-judgemental and safe environment for all guests. Our recommendations are based on our years of experience and the strong relationships we’ve forged with LGBT-friendly accommodation providers around the world.

At Inclusive Retreats we make it easy for you to book your accommodation, flights, transfers and car hire all in one place. Inclusivity is at the heart of what we do, and we specialise in creating amazing hassle-free holidays for everyone, regardless of your sexual orientation, gender or lifestyle.

Return to top of page