The Urban Age


130/6 Silom soi 8, Bangkok, Thailand 13118 views 13118

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Right in the City, Easy Access Everywhere. Minimalist design, Maximum Hospitality.

*Please note that* we are not in the old city area (Temples and Khaosarn rd) But we are in the center of the new Bangkok where business, shopping, nightlife, embassies, skytrain, subway and public transportations are located -- Urbanized area.
Only 50 mins from the airport by Airport Rail Link + Skytrain only THB 40 (around USD 1). -- More details, pls click on our 'Map & Direction' tab.

*Due to recent issues about our beds, we have improved by providing firmer and more comfortable mattress*

The Urban Age Hostel is the perfect choice for visitors coming to Bangkok city. As run by 'Thai helpful owners', we will make you feel right at home. If you are not sure where to start, our staff will be brimming over with ideas on how to make the most of your Bangkok experience. Also, when you have had enough of the big city rush, make yourself at home in our hostel, which is small and cozy.

An oasis of hospitality, it is ready to satisfy the needs of those traveling for leisure or business, who want to stay in a budget and urban hostel. We offer a clean and safe environment where you can come and go freely into the surrounding area day and night.

The Urban Age Hostel is located in one of the best locations in the city, Silom Street, which is the main central business district (CBD) in Bangkok. There are shops, stalls, malls, multi-cultural cuisine and nightlife, to keep you entertained! Even at night, the streets have a lot to offer. This includes the fabulous Patpong Market and local Bangrak Market, both within walking distance. You will find a plethora of fashion, arts, crafts, furniture, international foods, antiques, music and souveniors. Furthermore, there are local and international banks, currecy exchanges, hospitals, airline offices and embassies just a short distance from us. Let's just say, all you are looking for is here.

FREE bed linen & towel, coffee/tea/cocoa 24 hrs a day, Bangkok city map, Wi-fi (in room and lobby 24 hrs), Travel Information, Book exchange

1 minute walk to Bangkok Christian Hospital
3 minute walk to local day-time market (Soi 5, 10)
3 minute walk to Night market (Patpong)
5 minute walk to Saladeang Skytrain station
5 minute walk to Central Silom Complex Mall
7 minute walk to Silom Underground Train/Subway
10-15 minute walk to Taiwan and Myanmar embassy
30 minute to Pantip Plaza (The premiere computer mall in Bangkok)
-Other attractions: Grand Palace, Wat Pho, Wat Arun, China Town, Museums, all are reachable by skytrain and public boat
-Other shopping sites: MBK, Siam Paragon, Central World, Pratunam are reachable within 5 minutes on the Skytrain.

Room facilities:
- Shared bathrooms
- Every room has air-conditioning
- Provided bed includes a firm mattress, pillow, sheets, blankets and towels
- Electric plug sockets are provided in all rooms
- Safety box and lockers are provided.
- Wifi in room for free 24 hrs


**Please select your 'arrival time' very carefully and as accurately as possible before confirming the booking with hostelworld, so that we can provide for your check in**

However, there are a few limitations:
- Not every room has a window (rooms with a window are subject to availability)
- This is a smoke-free hostel. Smoking outdoors only.
- This is a six floor hostel but there is no elevator. (Dorm room is on 6th floor)
- Credit card are not accepted (Thai Baht only) and full payment must be paid upon arrival
- No outside visitors allowed in the guest rooms upstairs.
- Please note that we always try our best to make your stay pleasant.

Facilities

  • Air Conditioning 
  • Bicycle Parking 
  • Book Exchange 
  • Ceiling Fan 
  • Common Room 
  • DVD's 
  • Fax Service 
  • Free City Maps 
  • Free Internet Access 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hairdryers 
  • Hairdryers For Hire 
  • Hot Showers 
  • Housekeeping 
  • Internet Access 
  • Laundry Facilities 
  • Lockers 
  • Luggage Storage 
  • Safe Deposit Box (Front Desk) 
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities 
  • Tours/Travel Desk 
  • Towels Included 
  • Washing machine 

Directions

The Urban Age Hostel offers privacy and warm , and we are just opposite the headquarters of Bangkok Bank and next to Bangkok Christian Hospital.hospitality, and is located on Silom Soi 8 which is surrounded by restaurants, shops, international banks, public transportation and nightlife. Soi means small street in Thai In case your computer can read Thai, please print this out so that you can show it to taxi driver.
อยู่ที่สีลมซอย 8 (สีลมซอย 8 จะเป็นซอยที่อยู่ตรงข้ามซอยพิพัตน์และธนาคารกรุงเทพ สำนักงานใหญ่) ขับเข้ามาในซอย8ประมาณ 20 เมตรจะเจอเกสเฮาส์ชื่อ เออเบินเอจอยู่ทางขวามือเป็นตึกแถว 1 คูหาสีเขียว

From the airport:
From Suvarnabhumi airport. There are two options.

1. The cheapest and quickest way to get to Silom Soi 8 is by taking the Airport Rail Link train + skytrain. Operating time 0600 AM-2400 (mindnight). From the airport, look for the sign 'Train to city line' (take the 'blue' color train). Then get off at Phyathai station (duration 40 mins, cost THB 45/person/way). Next, walk to Phyathai Skytrain station--different train (walk around 2 mins) and get on the skyttrain from Phyathai in order to get off at Saladaeng station (duration 10 mins, cost THB 25/person/way) Once you get off the Skytrain, look for exit number 1. This exit will lead you to Silom road. Walk further pass Bangkok Christian Hospital and further on to Silom Soi 8. (walking distance 5 mins) There is Bank of Ayudhya(yellow bank) in front of Soi 8. When you arrive Silom Soi 8, walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

2. Taxi service 24 hours from the airport. Taxis are available on the second floor of the terminal as you exit the airport. Please ask the driver to turn ON the meter and come to Silom Soi 8. The cost should be around THB 250-300, and there is an express way fee of approximately THB 70 and a taxi registration fee of THB 50. If you are late arriving, the taxi driver may refuse to turn on the meter and ask for THB 400-500. An airport limousine is likely to cost around THB 800-900. Ask the driver to drop you off in front of Silom Soi 8. There is Bank of Ayudhya(yellow bank) in front of Soi 8. Then, walk into Soi 8 for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right and we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the sky train(BTS), get off at Saladaeng station. Once you get off the Skytrain, look for exit number 1. This exit will lead you to Silom road. Walk further pass Bangkok Christian Hospital and further on to Silom Soi 8. (walking distance 5 mins). When you arrive Silom Soi 8(there is Bank of Ayudhya/yellow bank in front), walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the underground/subway (MRT), get off at Silom station, silom exit (exit number 2). Walk past the Dusit Thani hotel and follow Silom road. Walk until you see MacDonald's at CP Tower, cross the street to the other side and walk a bit further to Bangkok Christian hospital. Walk pass the hospital and further to Silom Soi 8 on your right hand side. (Walking distance from the MRT is 10-15 minutes) When you arrive at Silom Soi 8 (there is Bank of Ayudhya/yellow bank in front), walk into the Soi (small alley) for 20 meters or 30 seconds and turn right, we are just right there. Our hostel site is in 'green' color.

From the Northern Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2): Take bus no. 77 (THB 20/person/way) from the bus terminal and get off in front of Central Silom Complex Mall, or take either skytrain at Mochit station and get off at Saladaeng station. Onc
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