10. Nasa Vegas Hotel, Bangkok
£10 - £40 per night
This unfussy hotel in the Central Business District is a 4-minute walk from a metro stop, 2 km from The Mall Ramkhamhaeng and 7 km from Pratunam Market.
The warmly decorated rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. Some have sofas, minibars and/or tea and coffeemakers.
A cozy restaurant serves international cuisine and features an aquarium. Buffet and a la carte meals are also available in a guest lounge.
9. Villa Phra Sumen Bangkok
£30 - £40 per night
Bordering Khlong Bang Lamphu canal, this straightforward hotel is a 10-minute walk from vibrant Khaosan Road and 2.3 km from Wat Phra Kaew Buddhist temple.
Streamlined rooms and suites come with free Wi-Fi, TVs and minifridges. All provide canal views and/or balconies. Some suites feature whirlpool tubs on the balconies.
The hotel has a laid-back cafe and a terrace next to the canal. Thai massage is offered in a thatched-roof gazebo.
8. Bangkok Loft Inn
£25 - £30 per night
A 5-minute walk from Wongwian Yai train station, this low-key, downtown hotel is 4 km from the ornate Grand Palace and 7 km from the shops and restaurants at MBK Center.
The functional rooms feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs. They also have coffeemakers, safes, desks and pull-out sofas. Upgraded rooms add living areas. Room service is on offer.
Amenities include a relaxed restaurant and a lobby lounge.
7. Klassique Sukhumvit
£15 - £35 per night
A 7.5-km drive from the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Center, this laid-back hotel is 10.8 km from the bustling district of Patpong and 10.9 km from Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World.
Modern rooms come with free WiFi, flat-screen TVs, desks, coffeemakers and minifridges. Upgraded rooms add DVD players.
Freebies include parking and a tuk tuk shuttle to the Bangkok Sky Train. There's a restaurant serving Thai and international food, as well as a cocktail lounge and a business center.
6. ibis Bangkok Riverside
£34 per night
Set alongside the Chao Phraya River, this casual, contemporary hotel is an 11-minute walk from a Skytrain station and 2 km from the South Indian-style Sri Maha Mariamman Temple.
Featuring hardwood floors, the simple, colorful rooms have free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, minifridges, and tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded quarters add river views, and family rooms include bunk beds and games consoles. Room service is available.
Free amenities include parking and a Skytrain shuttle. A breakfast buffet is served in an international tapas restaurant with a terrace (fee). There's also an outdoor pool, as well as a lobby bar open 24/7.
5. Silom City Hotel
£30 - £50 per night
In a modern building on a bustling street, this modest hotel is an 11-minute walk from the Surasak BTS Station and a 15-minute walk from the Patpong entertainment district.
Bright, contemporary rooms come with rainfall showers, flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi, as well as minibars and tea and coffeemakers. Upgraded options add balconies, and suites provide dining areas, pantries and DVD players. Microwaves are available on request.
Breakfast, served in a bright restaurant, and parking are complimentary. There's also a coffee shop, a fitness room and a Thai massage service.
4. Pinnacle Lumpinee Park Hotel, Bangkok.
£20 - £30 per night
Set in a tower block 4 minutes' walk from a bus station, this modern hotel is 7 km from Wat Pho temple and 8 km from the Grand Palace.
The straightforward, contemporary rooms have free Wi-Fi, minibars and satellite TV, plus tea and coffeemaking facilities. Upgraded rooms add park or city views and DVD players, and suites decorated in traditional Thai styles have living rooms; 24-hour room service is available.
On-site amenities include a light, low-key restaurant, 2 bars and a rooftop pool with a Jacuzzi, along with a fitness center, a sauna and a steam room. Parking for coaches and cars is available.
3. Vila Cha-Cha, Bangkok.
£20 - £40 per night
A 5-minute walk from shopping on Khaosan Road, this simple, chic hotel is 2 km from the 18th-century Grand Palace and the landmark Wat Pho temple.
Featuring carpeted floors, the minimalist rooms come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffeemaking equipment. Upgraded rooms add minifridges; some have complimentary minibars, as well as pull-out couches and/or balconies. Room service is available.
Amenities include a 24-hour restaurant and a relaxed bar, as well as an outdoor pool with a shaded deck. Tuk-tuk service is available.
2. CityPoint Hotel, Bangkok.
£30 - £40 per night
A 2-minute walk from Asok BTS Skytrain station, this relaxed, modern hotel is a 4-minute walk from shopping at Terminal 21 complex and 5 km from the iconic Victory Monument to the military.
Contemporary, airy rooms with wood floors feature free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs, as well as minifridges, tea and coffeemaking facilities, rain showers and safes. Upgraded rooms add increased floor areas, art and updated furnishings.
A breakfast buffet is free. There's a stylish lobby restaurant and a bar, plus a lounge area and a terrace.sydney.
1. Tara Place, Bangkok.
£30 - £40 per night
On a bustling street, this casual, brick-fronted hotel is an 11-minute walk from the popular Khaosan Road and 3 km from the landmark Wat Pho temple and the Grand Palace.
Featuring warm decor, the airy, modern rooms offer free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, sitting areas and minibars. Family rooms sleep up to 4. Room service is available.
Amenities include a business center and free tuk-tuk shuttle service to major attractions like the Grand Palace.