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Excellent time at smile society!! Very clean and spacious. Great part of town surrounded by excellent food and a great Bangkok experience! Would return again
I had a really nice stay here! The staff was very nice and helpful, all facilities were very clean, generous breakfast you needed a key card to get into the room and lockers that would actually fit my entire bag was provided. Great location, close to the night market but you could step outside without being overwhelmed by it. Very close to the skytrain and a bunch of restaurants, massage places, street food and so on. Can definitely recommend!
Very good hostel, great location. Bee, the lady who runs it is very helpful and informative and speaks excellent English. She was able to give exact information regarding transport to wherever you wished to go and was able to tell you exact costs also. I stayed an extra 2 nights and would stay again if I was in the area. Good social vibe there also.
A great place to stay, very convenient to go anywhere in Bangkok, staffs very friendly and facilities are just wonderful. Would definitely come back to stay when in Bangkok again, and highly recommendable to all travellers. Never a moment bored when in hostel and beds are really comfortable. Very clean and security is good indeed. For travellers, don't think of elsewhere, when Smile Society is what you just need, when in Bangkok.
Fantastic - v good for first timers to Bangkok. They give you lots of information about the area and are vey helpful. Breakfast is great, location's perfect - definitely recommend
Smile society hostel is by far the best place to stay in Bangkok! Bee (the owner) is absolutely amazing and will go out of her way to help you! The hostel is clean, great vibe, always people to talk to and really easy going (especially for females travelling alone). The location is perfect depending on what you're after from Bangkok. ..it's located just off the main street but is safe to walk to anytime of day or night! This place is a little gem and a must to stay in :)
Very friendly and super helpful staff. Great location, very easy to get to from the airport and not too far from other SE Asian embassies.
Smile Society hostel is a good option if you're visiting Bangkok.
Hi Smile Society! This is Jason and Yee Woon from Room 210. We have reached Kuala Lumpur safely yesterday. Would like to commend you all for the excellent stay in Silom, Bangkok. Great location and facilities. Room was very clean and the environment was pleasant. Very very helpful front desk personnel. Speaks English. We WILL Return to Silom and stay in Smile Society again in future. Location of Smile Society is within walking distance to BTS Sala Daeng. Great Food in Silom Soi 5 and Soi 10.
- Novice Nomad
- Couple, 31-40
- (1 review)
Staff were great, slightly expensive for backpackers but the difference in quality and comfort is easy to see. Could possibly be more staff on site to answer questions and give advice on what to do etc but it was a great stay.
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 18-24
- (1 review)
The location is super. It's close to BTS, MRT and everything. The big exchange shop, Super Rich is within 5 minute walk. The staff are friendly and helpful. They give me useful information on planning my visits. They always do the cleaning. The environment is clean and tidy. The breakfast is rich too. I haven't expected breakfast with the money I have paid for the bed. It's wonderful. I will definitely take Smile Society if I come to Bangkok again.
- Novice Nomad
- Hong Kong
- Female, 41+
- (1 review)
Great place to stay! Owner is very helpful and friendly. Hostel is close to night market, MRT and skytrain. There are plenty of different dining options nearby. Hostel is very clean and the time I stayed there, also very quiet. Definitely recomemding!
One of the best hostels in my experience. Great location, the friendliest staff, and so clean!
Location is very convenient but dangerously close to the red light district. If you are a lone male traveler like me it can be very problematic. I almost got into a physical confrontation with the pimps because they pushed too hard. Luckily I got away unharmed. I gave up the rest of my nights because of it. All in all, it is good for group travelers. Another thing to criticize is that there is no CCTV in the building.
Hostel is clean and has great bathroom facilities. Location is close to BTS railway station only 5mins walk away. Negative aspect of this hostel is only the Receptionist/Owner speaks English, an issue as she only works specific hours and unfortunately I arrived really early and was not welcomed at all by the cleaning/other staff of the hostel. However, they receptionist was extremely helpful in planning day trips out around Bangkok and is very informative. Would stay here again.
very (!) clean hostel with a good atmosphere. The only negative point: Most time there is nobody at the reception, so a bit difficult to check-in and book trips. However the staff is very polite!!! They can't speak English, nevertheless the really try to help.
The owner is incredibly sweet and helpful. She came out to the street and ordered taxis for us twice. She told us where to go and how to get around using public transportation easily. It's very conveniently located to the sky train but is on a side street so is very quiet which was important for us. Overall, we were very happy!
The hostel is very clean but the woman who runs it is extremely controlling. 5000 baht if you bring a friend who doesn't stay there, don't put your feet on the wood outside the hostel, don't carry (!) your shoes in, be sure to leave breakfast at 10:30 because she will throw you out. The other staff doesn't speak a word of english so when the woman who runs it is gone there's no way to communicate. And don't open window or door in the room to let some fresh air in because it will cost her more.
Clean. Great air-con and wifi. Location is close to the train station. Would definitely come back again!
really Nice hostel clean quiet and close to all comodities !