Along the Chao Phraya River in the heart of Bangkok, the two sisters, Riva Surya and Riva Arun are surrounded by some of the city’s most treasured historical sites.
Adding a touch of style and charm to Bangkok’s preserved Rattanakosin Island, The Riva Surya hotel is within walking distance of the lively entertainment district of Khao San Road. This modern boutique hotel features 68 beautifully designed rooms, elegant dining options, a riverside swimming pool and leisure facilities that cater for both business and leisure travellers.
Babble & rum is Riva Surya’s market inspired restaurant which offers breathtaking views of the river. It brings a contemporary and stylish dining experience to Bangkok’s riverside. Babble & rum’s outdoor terrace, The Garden, is a warm and inviting dining area with sweeping views of the river.
The new sister hotel, Riva Arun, is a modern, luxurious 25-room boutique hotel designed by renowned, New York architect and designer Stephen O’Dell. It opened its doors for discerning guests in August 2016. A city centre connection via the Chao Phraya River by Chao Phraya Express Boat and Skytrain’s Saphan Taksin BTS station (from Tha Tien pier) puts downtown Bangkok within quick and easy reach. Popular attractions such as the nearby Wat Pho, Museum of Siam, Wat Arun, Grand Palace, Flower Market, Tha Tien, Fresh Market, and Tha Maharaj riverside community mall are just a few of the must-see items.
All guestrooms are carefully designed with stylish furnishings and balconies, some overlooking the Chao Phraya River. The significant Premium Jacuzzi Suite is an elegantly designed 73-square metre area which provides a personal view of the Chao Phraya River with the stunning Wat Arun in the background, from a private balcony with outdoor jacuzzi.
Above Riva, the iconic rooftop restaurant and bar offers views across three stunning scenes of Thai heritage, Wat Arun, the Chao Praya River and Wat Pho. The restaurant serves a superb twist of Thai cuisine for its dinner menu, a perfect infusion of local flavours, market-fresh ingredients and a variety of creative influences handpicked from around the globe. A la carte or continental breakfasts are also served at Above Riva.